HP DesignJet Z6 PS – 24″



Read details more clearly and see high-contrast color with new high-definition HP printheads. Handle complex files and secure your printers/data.
Professional photographers, graphic designers and print service providers who want to create high-impact indoor prints consistently and accurately
More quality with fewer inks for high-definition output. Designed to handle even the most complex files, and with built-in security to help you protect your work and your information.


PRECISE —Clearly distinguish subtle details Read details more clearly and see high-contrast color with new high-definition HP printheads.   No need for light inks with HP’s dual drop technology.   Get smooth gradients, even for challenging color combinations, with HP Pixel Control.   Work with water- and fade-resistant prints, indoors and out, with HP Vivid Photo Inks.

FAST —Work without delays. Handle even the most complex files with powerful processing architecture and the Adobe PDF Print Engine.   Cut maps to different sizes in fewer steps with the first printer including an integrated vertical trimmer. Print up to 20% faster with 2400 nozzle-per-inch, high-definition HP printheads.   Spend less time on media changes and adjustments with dual roll support and automatic roll switching.

SECURE —Protect your work and your information. Protect printers/data from unauthorized access with HP Secure Boot, whitelisting, and encrypted hard disk. Protect documents, preserve confidentiality with authentication solutions like PIN printing, card readers. Secure your printers with HP JetAdvantage Security Manager; manage your fleet remotely with HP Web Jetadmin.


HP DesignJet Z6 PostScript Printer series

Functions – Print

Print speed – Fast: 720 ft²/hr on plain media; Normal: 164 ft²/hr on coated media; Best: 85 ft²/hr on glossy media[1]

Resolution (color)- Up to 2400 x 1200 optimized dpi 

Print Technology – HP Thermal Inkjet

Number of print cartridges- 6 (cyan, magenta, yellow, matte black, photo black, chromatic red)

Product disclaimer- This printer is intended to work only with cartridges that have a new or reused HP chip, and it uses dynamic security measures to block cartridges using a non-HP chip. Periodic firmware updates will maintain the effectiveness of these measures and block cartridges that previously worked.

Compatible ink types – Pigment-based

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

Mobile Printing Capability – Direct print from mobile apps on iOS, Android and Chrome OS; email printing with HP ePrint and HP Smart app for iOS and Android.

Connectivity – Gigabit Ethernet (1000Base-T) (802.3, 802.3u, 802.3ab); Hi-Speed USB 2.0 certified interface for direct printing from USB flash drive

Network ready- Standard

Memory- 128 GB (virtual)[8]

Hard disk- 500 GB self-encrypting

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))[6]

Line accuracy – ±0.1%[5]

Color stability- < 1 dE2000 in less than 5 minutes[7]

Print repeatability- Average < 0.5 dE2000, 95% of colors < 1.4 dE2000[7]

Maximum optical density (black)- 4 L* min/2.5 D[7]

Finished output handling- Roll feed, rear sheet feed, media output bin, automatic horizontal cutter

Media sizes supported- A4, A3, A2, A1 

Media sizes – 11 to 24-in 

Media types- Photographic, fine art printing material, self-adhesive, banner and sign, bond and coated, backlit

Roll external diameter- 5.3 in

Media thickness- Up to 31.5 mil

Power- Input voltage (auto ranging): 100-240 V (±10%), 50/60 Hz (±3 Hz), 2 A max 

Power consumption – <100 W (printing); <32 W (ready); <6.5 W (sleep); 0.1 W (off)

Operating temperature range- 41 to 104ºF

Mechanical print time – 2.8 min/page[2]

Warranty- One-year limited hardware warranty

Software included – HP Click printing software, HP PrintOS, HP Web Jetadmin, HP DesignJet Utility including HP Color Center, HP Partner Link, HP JetAdvantage Security Manager (optional), HP SmartStream (optional), HP SmartTracker (optional)

Dimensions (W X D X H)- 50.9 x 27.4 x 39.3 in

Weight- 145 lb

Package weight – 214 lb

What’s in the box  – HP DesignJet Z6 PostScript Printer, printheads, introductory ink cartridges, printer stand and media bin, spindle, quick reference guide, setup poster, power cord

Sustainability Impact

30% post-consumer recycled plastic; Free, convenient HP ink cartridge and printhead recycling with HP Planet Partners; Highest WIR Print Permanence Ratings in the Industry; Compatible with FSC®-certified HP large format printing materials and HP Recycled Satin Canvas, and a range of recyclable HP media with a take-back program; ENERGY STAR® certified; EPEAT® registered