HP DesignJet T1700 PostScript® Plotter – 44″




Available in Single or Dual Rolls. 

Secure, empowering printer for CAD/GIS workgroups

Confidently take CAD, GIS color reproduction to the next level with a 44-in HP DesignJet printer that delivers powerful security features, high productivity on even the most complex files, and bright and precise colors. Dynamic security: Cartridges with non-HP chips might not work today or in the future.


SECURE—Protect your work and your information

• Protect printers/data from unauthorized access with HP Secure Boot, whitelisting, encrypted hard disk, more

• Protect documents, preserve confidentiality with authentication solutions like PIN printing, card readers1

• Secure your printers with HP JetAdvantage Security Manager; manage your fleet remotely with HP Web Jetadmin

• Control and optimize printing costs with accounting solutions—or with your reseller through HP Partner Link

EFFICIENT—No more PC freezing up 

• Adobe PDF drivers2 free up your computer immediately after sending to print—even for the most complex files

• No interruptions—dual-roll options reduce roll changes; two rolls double capacity, help switch paper types3

• Handle complex files—powerful processing architecture4 , 128 GB memory5 , 500 GB HDD at 116 A1/D pgs/hr.

• Easily print project sets and PDF documents with HP Click printing software DESIGNJET QUALITY— From the most trusted brand

ACCURATE—Make better decisions with precise colors

• Get bright color and bold image quality—even on plain papers—with HP Bright Office Inks

• Reproduce transparencies, layers, color palettes, and gradients with embedded Adobe PDF Print Engine2

• Tuned profiles reproduce distinct shades of color; color/gray/photo black inks make soft colors, dark tones

• Accurately display data—high-density printheads provide 2400 nozzles per inch, enabling 0.1% line accuracy6


Model size – 44 in

Functions – Print

Speed specifications – Print time line drawing (economode, D plain paper) 26 sec/page[1]

Print speed line drawing (economode, D plain paper) – 116 pages per hour[1]

Print speed – 116 D/hr, 26 sec/D[1]

Memory specifications – Memory 128 GB (virtual)[3]

Internal Storage – 500 GB self-encrypting

Print quality (best) – Color: Up to 2400 x 1200 optimized dpi

Print technology – HP Thermal Inkjet

Number of print cartridges – 6 (cyan, magenta, yellow, photo black, matte black, gray)

Ink types – Dye-based (C, M, Y, PK, G), pigment-based (MK)

Non-printable area (cut-sheet) – 0.12 x 0.67 x 0.12 x 0.12 in (3 x 17 x 3 x 3 mm)

Line accuracy – ±0.1%[2]

Maximum optical density (black) – 2.15 maximum black optical density (6 L*min)

Finished output handling – Sheet feed, roll feed, automatic horizontal cutter

Media types – Bond and coated paper (bond, coated, heavyweight coated, super heavyweight plus matte), technical paper (natural tracing, translucent bond), film (clear, matte), photographic paper (satin, gloss, semi-gloss, matte, high-gloss), backlit, self-adhesive (polypropylene, vinyl)

Media sizes standard   – (sheets, rolls) 11 to 44-in (279 to 1118-mm)

Media sizes, custom – 8.3 x 11 to 44 x 66 in (210 x 279 to 1118 x 1676 mm)

Roll external diameter – 5.3 in (135 mm)

Media thickness – Up to 31.5 mil

Connectivity – HP ePrint capability

Printing path – Direct printing from USB flash drive, email printing, HP driver for Windows, HP Print Service for Android, Apple AirPrint for MacOS and for iOS, HP Print for Chrome OS, HP Click, HP Smart App for iOS and Android

Connectivity, standard – Ethernet, Fast Ethernet, Gigabit Ethernet, 10/100/1000Base-T Ethernet (802.3, 802.3u, 802.3ab)

USB Type-A host port

Print languages – Adobe PostScript 3, Adobe PDF 1.7 ext 3, HP-GL/2, TIFF, JPEG, URF, CALS G4

Power and operating requirements

Power consumption – < 100 W (printing); < 24 W (ready); < 0.3 W (< 6.5 W with embedded Digital Front End) (sleep); 0.1 W (off)

Operating temperature range – 41 to 104ºF (5 to 40ºC) (5 to 40ºC )

Operating humidity range – 20 to 80% RH

Dimensions and weight – Minimum dimensions (W x D x H) 70.9 x 27.4 x 39.3 in (1802 x 695 x 998 mm)

Weight – Single-roll: 159 lb (72 kg), dual-roll: 163 lb (74 kg)

Warranty – 90-day limited hardware warranty

What’s in the box – HP DesignJet T1700 Printer, printheads, ink cartridges, printer stand, spindle, setup poster, introductory information, warranty, power cords, label kits

Software included – HP Click, HP Utility for Mac and Windows, HP WebJet Admin, HP Embedded Web Server, HP JetAdvantage Security Manager, HP Partner Link, HP MPS