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Printronix OpenPrint™   P8000HD Detailed Specifications

Printer Models

OpenPrint™  P8000HD Open Pedestal,  OpenPrint™ P82000HD Cabinet,  OpenPrint™  P8000HDZT Zero Tear

Print Speed

180x180 - 79 inches  per minute* 120x120- 165 inches  per minute*
180x90 - 147 inches  per minute*
90x180 - 147 inches  per minute*
90x90 - 236 inches  per minute*

*Specification is based on 25% vertical image density, meaning print image exists on 25% of the available vertical dot rows. If the vertical coverage is higher or lower, the speed will decrease or increase proportionally. The width of the image has no effect on the print speed. The highest resolution is t ypically used with high densit y barcode applications. OpenPrint has the abilit y to speed up when lower resolutions are used.

Graphics Resolution

180x180-sure scan enabled
(horizontal and vertical  bar codes)
120x120-sure scan enabled
(horizontal and vertical  bar codes)
90x180-sure scan enabled
(vertical bar codes only)
180x90-sure scan enabled
(horizontal barcodes only)
90x90-sure scan disabled**  

**sure scan bar code optimization is enabled by default for resolutions of 120 DPI and higher. It is disabled for 90x90.

Dot Size

11 mil (0.28 mm)


Ghostscript Postscript (Level 3 compatible) and PDF (Level 1.7 compatible). Printronix PJL is also included for job control and configuration. Artifex, the Artifex logo, Ghostscript, and the Ghostscript logo are registered trademarks of Artifex Software, Inc. Postscript is a trademark of Adobe Systems Incorporated.

Communication Interface

Standard:   Ethernet, USB,  RS232, Parallel:  IEEE-1284, Centronics 


35 Standard Postscript Level 3 fonts: Bookman-Demi, Bookman-DemiItalic, Bookman-Light, Bookman-LightItalic,  Courier, Courier-Oblique, Courier-Bold, Courier-BoldOblique, AvantGarde-Book, AvantGarde-BookOblique, AvantGarde-Demi, AvantGarde- DemiOblique, Helvetica, Helvetica-Oblique, Helvetica-Bold, Helvetica-BoldOblique, Helvetica-Narrow, Helvetica-Narrow-Oblique, Helvetica-Narrow-Bold, Helvetica-Narrow-BoldOblique, Palatino-Roman, Palatino-Italic, Palatino-Bold, Palatino-BoldItalic, NewCenturySchlbk-Roman, NewCenturySchlbk-Italic, NewCenturySchlbk-Bold, NewCenturySchlbk-BoldItalic, Times-Roman, Times-Italic, Times-Bold, Times-BoldItalic, Symbol, ZapfChancery-MediumItalic, ZapfDingbats.

Printer Software and Drivers

Printronix PrintNet Enterprise remote management software, SAP device support
Microsoft Windows XP/Vista/2003/2008/7

sure scan
Bar Codes

EAN 8/13, UPC A/E, EAN/UPC Addon  2 or 5, Code 39, Code 128, UCC/EAN 128, Interleaved 2 of 5, Codabar, Industrial  2 of 5, BCD Matrix, Code 93, Inverted  2 of 5, IATA 2 of 5, Matrix  2 of 5, Datalogic 2 of 5

Operating Systems

Microsoft Certified Printronix Windows Drivers support Windows XP, Windows 2003, Windows 2008, Windows  7, and Vista. Most Unix and Linux versions are compatible  with the Printronix  Postscript  PPD printer  driver.

Oracle Connectivity

Use Windows or Linux drivers as required.

SAP Connectivity

SAPscript: Use Generic POST2 driver resident with SAP
SmartForms: Use Generic POST2 driver resident with SAP
Interactive Forms: Direct Postscript supported

Power Wattage

All models 354 watts.

ESM Power Wattage

Less than 14 watts  - energy saving mode

Operating Temperature

Environmental  Operating Temperature  50° to 104° F, 10° to 40° C

Power Voltage Line

Auto Ranging 100-120 VAC, 200-240 VAC, 50/60 Hz (+/-10%)


ENERGY STAR® qualified, improved handling of recycled paper, faster power-up from sleep mode than laser printers

Media  Types P7000HDZT OpenPrint

Forms: Thickness:

Maximum 0.025” (0.64mm)
Minimum as defined below:
3” (76mm) to 17” (432mm) maximum
6” (152mm) minimum 17” (432mm) maximum
Copies: Carbon Multipart:
Carbonless Multipart:
Single Part:
4 copies
6 copies
18 lbs. (67.7 g /m2) minimum
3 copies
4 copies
7 20 lbs. (5.2 g/m2) minimum

Media Type P7000HD OpenPrint

3” (76mm) to 17” (432mm)
Up to 6 parts
15 lb. bond to 100 lbs. Tag 56 g/m2 to 163 g/m2 thickness


Type:  Continuous, fan folded, edge-perforation
Paper Path: Straight through paper path with easy-load twin adjustable tractors
Feed:  Bottom feed
Forms: Control 14 and 12 channel electronic vertical format unit, paper-out detector and alarm, paper motion detector and alarm
Print Width:  13.6” (345mm)

Mean Time
Between Failure

8,000 hours

Genuine Printronix
Cartridge Ribbons

Standard Life: 17,000 pages; Offers lower purchase price per ribbon plus the convenience of ordering in smaller quantities for moderate use environments.
Extended Life: 30,000 pages; Offers the lowest total cost of printing and longest ribbon life for the highest productivity. Ideal for high volume report and label printing.