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HP Officejet 6500 (E709a) and 6500 Wireless (E709n and E709q) All-in-One Printers Product Specifications
Product specifications
This document contains specifications for the product, including model numbers, system requirements, and print speed.
HP Officejet 6500 All-in-One models
To purchase this product or a similar product, go to HP Home & Home Office.
All-in-One Model
Image
Product Number
HP Officejet 6500 (E709a) All-in-One Printer
Illustration of HP Officejet 6500 (E709a) All-in-One Printer
CB815A
CB838A
CB839A
CB841A
CB845A
CB860A
CM742A
HP Officejet 6500 (E709n) Wireless All-in-One Printer
Illustration of HP Officejet 6500 (E709n) Wireless All-in-One Printer
CB057A
CB829A
CB830A
CB832B
CB836A
CB861A
CM741A
System requirements
The following tables contain the minimum system requirements for supported Windows and Macintosh operating systems.
Windows system requirements
Supported operating systems: Windows 2000, Windows XP, Windows XP x64, Windows Vista, Windows 7
NOTE:
For Windows 2000 SP 4, Windows XP x64 Edition SP 1, Windows XP SP 1 Starter Edition, and Windows Vista Starter Edition only the print driver, scanner driver, and the Toolbox are available.
Component
Minimum system requirement
Recommended system requirement
Processor
Windows 2000 Service Pack 4
Intel Pentium II or Celeron processor
Intel Pentium III or higher processor
Windows XP (32-bit)
Intel Pentium II or Celeron processor
Intel Pentium III or higher processor
Windows XP x64
AMD Athlon 64 or AMD Opteron processor
Intel Xeon or Pentium processor with Intel EM64T support
AMD Athlon 64 or AMD Opteron processor, Intel Xeon or Pentium processor with Intel EM64T support, or Intel Pentium 4 processor with Intel EM64T support
Windows Vista and Windows 7
800 MHz 32-bit (x86) or 64-bit (x64) processor
1 GHz 32-bit (x86) or 64-bit (x64) processor
RAM
Windows 2000 Service Pack 4
128 MB
256 MB
Windows XP (32-bit) OR Windows XP x64
512 MB
512 MB
Windows Vista and Windows 7
512 MB
1 GB
Free disk space
Windows 2000 Service Pack
200 MB
200 MB
Windows XP (32-bit)
410 MB
500 MB
Windows XP x64
290 MB
290 MB
Windows Vista and Windows 7
425 MB
470 MB
Browser
Windows 2000 Service Pack 4, Windows XP (32-bit), Windows XP x64
Microsoft Internet Explorer 6.0 or later
Windows Vista and Windows 7
Microsoft Internet Explorer 7.0 or later
Other
Adobe Acrobat Reader 5.0 or later
NOTE:
You can purchase a USB cable from any reputable dealer.
Mac system requirements
Supported Mac operating systems: Mac OS X v10.4, v10.5, v10.6, and v10.7.
Component
Minimum system requirement
Recommended system requirement
Processor
Mac OS X 10.4, 10.5, and 10.6
PowerPC with G3, G4, G5, or Intel Core Duo processor
PowerPC with G3, G4, G5, or Intel Core Duo processor
OS X 10.7
Intel Core 2 Duo processor
Intel Core 2 Duo or higher processor
Memory
Mac OS X 10.4, 10.5, and 10.6
256 MB
512 MB or higher
OS X 10.7
2 GB
2 GB or higher
Browser
Any browser
Free disk space
500 MB
800 MB or higher
Other
CD-ROM or DVD-ROM drive
Available USB port and USB cable
Adobe Acrobat Reader 5.0 or later (recommended)
Quick Time 5.0 or later (recommended)
SVGA 800 x 600 monitor with 16-bit color (32-bit color recommended)
Internet access (recommended)
Features and capabilities
Component
Specification
Connectivity
USB support
USB 2.0-compliant high speed
Network support
Wireless 802.11 b/g (E709n model only)
Wired network
Product processor and memory
Product processor
192 MHz ARM946ES, ETM9 (medium)
Product memory
64 MB built-in RAM, 32 MB built-in Flash ROM
Font support
US fonts: CG Times, CG Times Italic, Universe, Universe Italic, Courier, Courier Italic, Letter Gothic, Letter Gothic Italic.
Physical dimensions
Dimension
Measurement *
Height
258 mm (10.3 inches)
Width
467 mm (19.0 inches)
Depth
473 mm (18.9 inches)
Weight
8.6 kg (19 pounds)
*Measurements are for product with A4/Letter-size scanner glass and duplexer.
Cartridges
The printing mechanism for this product involves a printhead and four cartridges. Review the following tables for printheads and cartridges that are compatible with your product. The printhead is only available in a kit containing the printhead and cartridges.
Printhead
Description
Part number
Example
Printhead
CN643A
Illustration of printhead
Cartridges
Cartridge
Description
Part number
Illustration of cartridges
Black
Europe
Middle East and Africa
Asia Pacific
HP 920XL * Black Officejet Cartridge
CD975AN
The Americas
HP 920 Black Officejet Cartridge
CD971AN
Cyan
Europe
Middle East and Africa
Asia Pacific
HP 920XL Cyan Officejet Cartridge
CD972AN
The Americas
HP 920 Cyan Officejet Cartridge
CH634AN
Magenta
Europe
Middle East and Africa
Asia Pacific
HP 920XL Magenta Officejet Cartridge
CD973AN
The Americas
HP 920 Magenta Officejet Cartridge
CH635AN
Yellow
Europe
Middle East and Africa
Asia Pacific
HP 920XL Yellow Officejet Cartridge
CD974AN
The Americas
HP 920 Yellow Officejet Cartridge
CH636AN
*Some cartridges provide more page yield than others. Click here for more information about page yields.
To purchase cartridges or check cartridge compatibility for your printer, go to HP Home & Home Office Store (US only), and then click Ink Toner & Paper.
If you are located outside of the US, follow these steps to purchase cartridges using HP SureSupply.
  1. Scroll to the bottom of the page and make sure that the country or region location is correct.
Paper-handling specifications
Review the following tables for specifications regarding paper handling.
To purchase paper, go to HP Home & Home Office.
Paper tray capacities
Tray
Type
Weight
Capacity *
Input tray
Paper
60 to 105 g/m 2 (16 to 28 lb bond)
Up to 100 sheets of plain paper (25 mm [1 inch] stacked)
Transparencies
n/a
Up to 70 sheets (17 mm [0.67 inch] stacked)
Photo paper
280 g/m 2 (75 lb bond)
Up to 100 sheets (17 mm [0.67 inch] stacked)
Labels
n/a
Up to 100 sheets (17 mm [0.67 inch] stacked)
Envelopes
75 to 90 g/m 2 (20 to 24 lb bond envelope)
Up to 30 sheets (17 mm [0.67 inch] stacked)
Cards
Up to 200 g/m 2 (110 lb index)
Up to 80 cards
Duplexer (Wireless models only)
Paper
60 to 105 g/m 2 (16 to 28 lb bond)
n/a
Automatic Document Feeder (ADF)
Paper
60 to 105 g/m 2 (16 to 28 lb bond)
Up to 35 sheets of plain paper
Up to 20 sheets of Legal and specialty paper
Output tray **
All supported media
n/a
Up to 150 sheets of plain paper (text printing)
*Maximum capacity.
**Output tray capacity is affected by the type of paper and the amount of ink you are using. HP recommends emptying the output tray frequently.
Supported standard paper sizes
Paper type
Paper size
U.S. Letter
216 x 279 mm (8.5 x 11 inches)
U.S. Legal
216 x 356 mm (8.5 x 14 inches)
A4
210 x 297 mm (8.3 x 11.7 inches)
U.S. Executive
184 x 267 mm (7.25 x 10.5 inches)
B5 (JIS)
182 x 257 mm (7.17 x 10.12 inches)
B5 (ISO)
176 x 250 mm (6.9 x 9.8 inches)
B7
88 x 12 5mm (3.5 x 4.9 inches)
A5
148 x 210 mm (5.8 x 8.3 inches)
Borderless A4
210 x 297 mm (8.3 x 11.7 inches)
Borderless A5
148 x 210 mm (5.8 x 8.3 inches)
Borderless B5
182 x 257 mm (7.17 x 10.12 inches)
HV
101 x 180 mm (4.0 x 7.1 inches)
Cabinet size
120 x 165 mm (4.7 x 6.5 inches)
130 x 180 mm (5 x 7 inches)
Borderless cabinet
120 x 165 mm (4.7 x 6.5 inches)
Borderless
130 x 180 mm (5 x 7 inches)
Supported envelopes
Paper type
Paper size
U.S. #10 Envelope
105 x 241 mm (4.12 x 9.5 inches)
DL Envelope
110 x 220 mm (4.3 x 8.7 inches)
C6 Envelope
114 x 162 mm (4.5 x 6.4 inches)
Japanese Envelope Chou #3
120 x 235 mm (4.7 x 9.3 inches)
Japanese Envelope Chou #4
90 x 205 mm (3.5 x 8.1 inches)
Supported cards
Paper type
Paper size
Index card
76.2 x 127 mm (3 x 5 inches)
Index card
102 x 152 mm (4 x 6 inches)
Index card
127 x 203 mm (5 x 8 inches)
A6 card
105 x 148.5 mm (4.13 x 5.83 inches)
Borderless A6 card
105 x 148.5 mm (4.13 x 5.83 inches)
Hagaki
100 x 148 mm (3.9 x 5.8 inches)
Ofuku hagaki
200 x 148 mm (7.9 x 5.8 inches)
Borderless hagaki
100 x 148 mm (3.9 x 5.8 inches)
Supported photo paper
Paper type
Paper size
Photo paper
102 x 152 mm (4 x 6 inches)
Photo paper
127 x 178 mm (5 x 7 inches)
Photo paper
203 x 254 mm (8 x 10 inches)
Photo paper
254 x 381 mm (10 x 15 cm)
Photo L
89 x 127 mm (3.5 x 5 inches)
2L
178 x 127 mm (7.0 x 5.0 inches)
Borderless photo paper
102 x 152 mm (4 x 6 inches)
Borderless photo paper
127 x 178 mm (5 x 7 inches)
Borderless photo paper
203 x 254 mm (8 x 10 inches)
Borderless photo paper
216 x 279 mm (8.5 x 11 inches)
Borderless photo paper
254 x 381 mm (10 x 15 cm)
Borderless Photo L
89 x 127 mm (3.5 x 5 inches)
Borderless 2L
178 x 127 mm (7.0 x 5.0 inches)
Borderless B5
182 x 257 mm (7.2 x 10.1 inches)
Borderless B7
88 x 125mm (3.5 x 4.9 inches)
Borderless 4 x 6 tab
102 x 152 mm (4 x 6 inches)
Borderless 10 x 15 cm tab
100 x 150 mm (3.9 x 5.9 inches)
Borderless 4 x 8 tab
100 x 200 mm (3.9 x 7.9 inches)
Borderless HV
101 x 180 mm (4.0 x 7.1 inches)
Borderless double A4
210 x 594 mm (8.3 x 23.4 inches)
Other supported paper
Paper type
Paper size
Custom-sized paper
Between 76.2 to 216 mm wide and 127 to 610 mm long (3 to 8.5 inches wide and 5 to 24 inches long)
Custom-sized paper (ADF)
Between 127 to 216 mm wide and 241 to 305 mm long (5 to 8.5 inches wide and 9.5 to 12 inches long)
Panorama
4 x 10 inches, 4 x 11 inches, and 4 x 12 inches
Borderless panorama
4 x 10 inches, 4 x 11 inches, and 4 x 12 inches
NOTE:
The device is compatible with plain and inkjet hagaki from Japan Post only. It is not compatible with photo hagaki from Japan Post.
Printing specifications
  • Black print resolution: Up to 1200 dpi with pigmented black ink
  • Color print resolution: HP enhanced photo quality on HP Advanced Photo papers with 1200 x 1200 input dpi)
  • Print method: Drop-on-demand thermal inkjet printing
  • Device language: HP PCL 3 enhanced
  • Duty cycle: Up to 5000 pages per month
  • Print speed: In pages per minute (ppm)
    Print Mode
    Print speed
    Black
    Color
    Draft
    32
    30
    ISO
    7
    6
    LQS
    6
    5
Copying specifications
  • Digital image processing
  • Up to 100 copies from original (varies by model)
  • Digital zoom: from 25 to 400% (varies by model)
  • Fit to page, pre-scan
  • Copy speeds vary according to the complexity of the document
  • Resolution:
    Print mode
    Type
    Scan resolution (dpi)
    Best
    Black
    Up to 600 x 1200
    Color
    Up to 600 x 1200
    Normal
    Black
    Up to 300 x 300
    Color
    Up to 300 x 300
    Fast
    Black
    Up to 300 x 300
    Color
    Up to 300 x 300
Scanning specifications
  • Image editor included
  • Integrated OCR software automatically converts scanned text to editable text
  • Scan speeds vary according to the complexity of the document
  • Twain-compliant interface
  • Resolution: 2400 x 4800 ppi optical, up to 19,200 ppi enhanced
  • Color: 16-bit per RGB color, 48-bit total
  • Maximum scan size from glass: color display: 216 x 297 mm (8.5 x 11.7 inches)
  • Maximum scan size from ADF: 216 x 356 mm (8.5 x 14 inches)
Faxing specifications
  • Walk-up black-and-white and color fax capability
  • Up to 110 speed dials (varies by model)
  • Up to 120-page memory (varies by model, based on ITU-T Test Image #1 at standard resolution). More complicated pages or higher resolution takes longer and uses more memory.
  • Manual fax send and receive
  • Automatic busy redial up to five times (varies by model)
  • Automatic no-answer redial one time (varies by model)
  • Confirmation and activity reports
  • CCITT/ITU Group 3 fax with Error Correction Mode
  • 33.6 Kbps transmission
  • 3 seconds per page speed at 33.6 Kbps (based on ITU-T Test Image #1 at standard resolution). More complicated pages or higher resolution takes longer and uses more memory.
  • Ring detect with automatic fax/answering machine switching
  • Resolution:
    Type
    dpi setting
    Photo
    Very fine
    Fine
    Standard
    Black
    196 x 203 (8-bit grayscale)
    300 x 300
    196 x 203
    196 x 98
    Color
    200 x 200
    200 x 200
    200 x 200
    200 x 200
  • Fax to PC Specifications:
    • Supported file type: Uncompressed TIFF
    • Supported fax types: black-and-white faxes
Power specifications
  • Power supply: Universal power adapter (external)
  • Power requirements:
    • Input voltage: 100 to 240 VAC (± 10%), 50/60 Hz (± 3Hz)
    • Output voltage: 32 Vdc at 2000 mA
  • Power consumption: 28.4 watts printing (Fast Draft Mode); 40 watts copying (Fast Draft Mode)
Acoustic emission specifications
Print in Draft mode, noise levels per ISO 7779
  • Sound pressure (bystander position): LpAd 55 (dBA)
  • Sound power: LwAd 6.9 (BA)
Memory card specifications
  • Maximum recommended number of files on a memory card: 1000
  • Maximum recommended individual file size: 12 megapixel maximum, 8 MB maximum
  • Maximum recommended memory card size: 1 GB (solid state only)
    NOTE:
    Approaching any of the recommended maximums on a memory card might cause the performance of the device to be slower than expected.
Supported memory card types
  • Memory Stick, Memory Stick Duo, Memory Stick Pro, MagicGate Memory Stick Duo
  • Memory Stick Micro (requires adapter, sold separately)
  • Secure Digital
  • High Capacity Secure Digital
  • miniSD, microSD (requires adapter, sold separately)
  • MultiMediaCard (MMC), Secure MultiMediaCard
  • Reduced-Size MultiMediaCard (RS-MMC), MMC Mobile, MMCmicro (requires adapter, sold separately)
  • xD-Picture Card
Environmental specifications
Review the following sections for environmental specifications.
Operating environment
  • Operating temperature: 5° to 40° C (41° to 104° F)
  • Recommended operating conditions: 15° to 32° C (59° to 90° F)
  • Recommended relative humidity: 25 to 75% noncondensing
Storage environment
  • Storage temperature: -5° to 60° C (23° to 140° F)
  • Storage relative humidity: Up to 90% noncondensing at a temperature of 60° C (140° F)
Energy Star
This product is designed to reduce power consumption and save natural resources without compromising product performance. It has been designed to reduce total energy consumption both during operation and when the device is not active. This product qualifies for ENERGY STAR®, which is a voluntary program established to encourage the development of energy-efficient office products.
Figure : Energy Star logo
ENERGY STAR is a U.S. registered service mark of the U.S. EPA. As an ENERGY STAR partner, HP has determined that this product meets ENERGY STAR guidelines for energy efficiency.
For more information, go to the Energy Star Web site (in English).
Material safety data sheets
To view Material Safety Data Sheets (MSDS), go to http://www.hp.com/go/msds (in English).
Ozone production
This product generates no appreciable ozone gas (O 3).
Paper and plastic use
This product is suited for the use of recycled paper according to DIN 19309 and EN 12281:2002. Plastic parts over 25 grams (0.88 ounces) are marked according to international standards that enhance the ability to identify plastics for recycling purposes at the end of product life.
Recycling program
HP offers an increasing number of product return and recycling programs in many countries and regions, and partners with some of the largest electronic recycling centers throughout the world. HP conserves resources by reselling some of its most popular products. For more information about the recycling of HP products, go to www.hp.com/hpinfo/globalcitizenship/environment/recycle/ (in English).
Regulatory specifications
The following sections contain information about the product and regulatory specifications.
Regulatory model number
For regulatory identification purposes, your product is assigned a Regulatory Model Number. The Regulatory Model Number for your product is SNPRC-0801-01 (HP Officejet 6500 Wireless All-in-One or HP Officejet 6500 Premier All-in-One) or SNPRC-0801-02 (HP Officejet 6500 All-in-One). This regulatory number should not be confused with the marketing name (HP Officejet 6500 All-in-One) or product number.
Exposure to radio frequency radiation
The radiated output power of this device is far below the FCC radio frequency exposure limits. Nevertheless, the device shall be used in such a manner that the potential for human contact during normal operation is minimized. This product and any attached external antenna, if supported, shall be placed in such a manner to minimize the potential for human contact during normal operation. In order to avoid the possibility of exceeding the FCC radio frequency exposure limits, human proximity to the antenna shall not be less than 20 cm (8 inches) during normal operation.