The HP Z5400


Faster turnaround with two rolls
The DesignJet Z5400 multi-roll printer efficiently produces high-quality, long-lasting prints—including posters, photos, canvases, backlit prints, indoor signs, line drawings, maps, and more. And with HP Instant Printing PRO you can quickly preview, crop, and print PDF, PostScript®, and HP-GL/2, TIFF, and JPEG files.


HP DesignJet Z5400 44-in (1118-mm) PostScript printer specifications - E1L21A
Model size:
44 in
Speed specifications
Print speed
570 ft²/hr
(Maximum rate of output for color image 100% color coverage (Bandes file). Printed in Fast mode with Economode on, on HP Bright White Inkjet Paper (Bond), maximum roll size, with HP Vivid Photo Inks.)
Memory specifications

Memory, standard:
64 GB (virtual)
Hard disk:
Standard, 320 GB
Technical specifications

Print quality (best)
Color: Up to 2400 x 1200 optimized dpi
Print technology:
HP Thermal Inkjet
Number of print cartridges:
6 (cyan, magenta, yellow, light gray, matte black, photo black)
Compatible ink types:
Non-printable area (cut-sheet):
0.2 x 0.67 x 0.2 x 0.2 in
Guaranteed minimum line width:
0.0031 in (ISO/IEC 13660:2001(E))
Line accuracy:
+/- 0.1%
Color stability:
< 1 dE2000 in less than 5 minutes
Print repeatability:
Average < 0.5 dE2000, 95% of colors < 1.4 dE2000
Maximum optical density (black):
4 L* min/2.5 D
Paper handling

Finished output handling:
Two automatic roll feeds
smart roll-switching
sheet feed
media output bin
automatic cutter (cuts all media except canvas and banners)
Media types:
Photographic, proofing, fine art printing material, self-adhesive, banner and sign, bond and coated, backlit, fabric/textile
Media sizes standard (sheets, rolls):
8.3 to 44-in wide sheets
11 to 44-in rolls
Media sizes, custom:
8.3 x 11 to 44 x 66 in
Roll external diameter:
5.3 in
Media thickness:
Up to 19.7 mil

HP ePrint capability:
Printing path:
Printer driver, HP Embedded Web Server, HP Instant Printing PRO, direct printing from USB flash drive, email printing
Connectivity, standard:
Gigabit Ethernet (1000Base-T)
Hi-Speed USB 2.0 certified
EIO Jetdirect accessory slot
Print languages:
Adobe PostScript 3, Adobe PDF 1.7, TIFF, JPEG, CALS G4, HP PCL 3 GUI, HP-GL/2, and HP-RTL (HP-GL/2 and HP-RTL only available via HP Instant Printing PRO or the HP Embedded Web Server)
Power and operating requirements

Power consumption:
< 120 watts (printing); < 27 watts (ready); < 5 watts (< 22 watts with embedded Digital Front End) (sleep); 0.1 watts (off)
Operating temperature range
41 to 104ºF
(5 to 40ºC )
Operating humidity range:
20 to 80% RH
Dimensions and weight

Minimum dimensions (W x D x H):
69.7 x 28.4 x 41.3 in
189 lb
What's included

One-year limited hardware warranty
What's in the box:
HP Designjet Z5400 PostScript ePrinter; printheads; introductory ink cartridges; printer stand and media bin; spindles; quick reference guide; setup poster; start-up software; power cord
Software included:
Printer driver
HP Instant Printing PRO for Windows
HP Printer Utility including HP Color Center
HP Designjet Excel Accounting Tool