HP Designjet Z5400 PostScript® ePrinter

The first multi-roll ePrinter for graphics to produce high-quality, long-lasting prints efficiently

The Designjet Z5400 multi-roll ePrinter 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.

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Fast delivery with two rolls and a smart workflow

  • Be ready—meet urgent requests using the first ePrinter for graphics with multi-roll and smart media switching.
  • Increase uptime with fewer roll changes and useful notifications for ink levels, firmware updates, and more.
  • Preview, crop, and print PDF, PostScript®, HP-GL/2, TIFF, and JPEG files fast, using HP Instant Printing PRO.
  • Shorten your turnaround times with a 320 GB hard drive, borderless printing1, and fast-drying HP Photo Inks.

Quality and durability to impress your customers

  • Create in-house posters, photos, canvases, backlit prints, indoor signs, POS posters, line drawings, and maps.
  • Impress customers with top quality black-and-white images, using three shades of black HP Photo Inks.
  • Achieve smooth color tones thanks to HP Multi-Dimensional Smart Drop Placement Technology.
  • Expand your offerings with water-resistant prints that last up to 200 years, using HP Photo Inks2.

Easy, efficient operation backed by HP reliability

  • Simplify your operation with USB flash drive and e-mail printing3, a color touchscreen, and print preview.
  • Ensure color reliability with HP Professional PANTONE® color emulation and embedded Adobe® PostScript®/PDF.
  • Automatic drop detection and intelligent masking helps ensure image quality and reduces cleaning and waste.
  • Use ink more efficiently thanks to an optimized ink configuration4.

1 Photo paper is required to print borderless images.
2 With Original HP 772 or HP 70 Photo Inks. Display permanence rating for interior displays/away from direct sunlight, under glass by HP Image Permanence Lab on a range of HP media. Water resistance testing by HP Image Permanence Lab on a range of HP media and follows ISO 18935 method.
3 Only files in TIFF, JPEG and PDF format can be e-mailed with a size limit of 10 MB.
4 Compared with the HP Designjet Z5200 Photo Printer.

Print Print resolution Up to 2400 x 1200 optimized dpi
Margins (top x
bottomx left x right)
Roll: 5 x 5 x 5 x 5 mm (0.2 x 0.2 x 0.2 x 0.2 in) (borderless on photo roll media);
Sheet: 5 x 17 x 5 x 5 mm (0.2 x 0.67 x 0.2 x 0.2 in)
Ink types Pigment-based
Line accuracy +/- 0.1%5
Minimum line width 0.04 mm (0.0015 in) (HP-GL/2 addressable)
Guaranteed minimum
line width
0.08 mm (0.0031 in) (ISO/IEC 13660:2001(E))6
Image quality Short term color stability < 1 dE2000 in less than 5 minutes7
Long term print-to-print repeatability Average < 0.5 dE2000, 95% of colors < 1.4 dE20007
Maximum optical density 4 L* min/2.5 D8
Media Handling Two automatic roll feeds; smart roll-switching; sheet feed; media output bin; automatic cutter9
Size 210 x 279 to 1118 x 1676-mm (8.3 x 11 to 44 x 66-in) sheets; 279 to 1118-mm (11 to 44-in) rolls
Thickness Up to 0.5 mm (19.7 mil)
Applications Line drawings, Renderings, Maps, Orthophotos, Graphics design, Office Graphics, Posters, Photos, Digital fine art, Banners, Exhibition, event graphics, Light boxes – film, Point of sale/display
Memory 64 GB (virtual)10, 320 GB hard disk
Connectivity Interfaces (standard) Gigabit Ethernet (1000Base-T), Hi-Speed USB 2.0 certified, EIO Jetdirect accessory slot
Print languages (standard) Adobe PostScript 3, Adobe PDF 1.7, TIFF, JPEG, CALS G4, HP PCL 3 GUI, HP-GL/22, and HP-RTL11
Printing paths Printer driver, HP Embedded Web Server, HP Instant Printing PRO, USB, email printing
Drivers (included) PostScript Windows and Mac drivers
(w x d x h)
Printer 1770 x 721 x 1050 mm (69.7 x 28.4 x 41.3 in)
Shipping 1930 x 770 x 710 mm (76 x 30.3 x 28 in)
Weight Printer 86 kg (189 lb)
Shipping 115 kg (253.5 lb)
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
Operating temperature: 5 to 40°C (41 to 104°F)
Storage temperature: -25 to 55°C (-13 to 131°F)
Operating humidity: 20 to 80% RH
Acoustic Sound pressure: 45 dB(A) (active); 23 dB(A) (standby)
Sound power: 6.7 B(A) (active); 4.1 B(A) (standby)
< 120 watts (printing); < 27 watts (ready); < 5 watts (< 22 watts with embedded Digital Front End) (sleep); 0.1 watts (off)
Input voltage (auto ranging) 100 to 240 VAC (+/- 10%), 50/60 Hz (+/- 3 Hz), 2 A max
Certification Safety USA and Canada (CSA certified); EU (LVD and EN 60950-1 compliant); Russia/Kazakhstan (EAC); Singapore (PSB); China (CCC); Argentina (IRAM); Mexico (NYCE)
Electromagnetic Compliant with Class B requirements, including: USA (FCC rules), Canada (ICES), EU (EMC Directive), Australia (ACMA), New Zealand (RSM), China (CCC), Japan (VCCI); Certified as Class A product: Korea (KCC)
Environmental ENERGY STAR, WEEE, EU RoHS, China RoHS, REACH, FEMP, EPEAT Bronze
Warranty One-year limited hardware warranty

5 +/- 0.1% of the specified vector length or +/- 0.2 mm (whichever greater) at 23ºC (73ºF), 50-60% relative humidity, on A0/E HP Matte Film in Best or Normal mode with HP Photo Inks.
6 Measured on HP Matte Film.
7 With HP Premium Instant Dry Photo Satin media with HP Photo Inks, right after calibration.
8 With HP Premium Instant Dry Photo Gloss media with HP Photo Inks.
9 Cuts all media except canvas and banners.
10 Based on 640 MB RAM.
11 Only available via HP Instant Printing PRO or the HP Embedded Web Server.

Accessories CN538A HP Designjet 3-in Core Adapter
Q6709A HP Designjet 44-inch Roll Feed Spindle
J8025A HP Jetdirect 640n Print Server
Original HP
ink cartridges
Service and support U0LZ3E HP 3 year Next Business Day Onsite support14
U0LZ6E HP 3 year Next Business Day Onsite support with Defective Media Retention15
U0LZ8E HP 3 year 4-hour response, 9×5 Onsite support14
U0MA2PE HP 1 year Post Warranty Next Business Day Onsite support14
U0MA3PE HP 1 year Post Warranty Next Business Day Onsite support with Defective Media Retention15
U0MA4PE HP 1 year Post Warranty 4-hour response, 9×5 Onsite Support14

14 Not available in North America and Latin America.
15 Not available in Europe, Middle East, and Africa.