HP Matte Litho-Realistic Paper

Deliver long-lasting litho-realistic output

The HP Designjet printing system—the complete solution

HP Designjet printers, Original HP inks and printheads, and Original HP printing materials are designed to work together as a system to provide reliable, consistent results with every print.

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Create prints that look and feel like offset paper

Produce high-quality poster art and reproductions. HP Matte Litho-realistic Paper, with a color-stable coating, has the look and feel of heavy, offset paper.

Provide long-lasting results

Deliver prints that withstand the test of time. Providing durable performance—indoors, away from direct sun, up to 200 years,1 in-window up to 1 year unlaminated, up to 2 years laminated2—on this color-stable, lignon-free paper

Maintain a smooth workflow, high productivity

To provide trouble-free printing, HP printing materials are designed together with HP Designjet printers and HP inks. HP Matte Litho-realistic Paper provides excellent image quality in productive modes, instant handling, and flexible processing.

1 With Original HP 771 Vivid Photo Inks or HP 70 Photo Inks or HP 83 UV inks. Display permanence rating for interior displays/away from direct sunlight, under glass by HP Image Permanence Lab and/or by Wilhelm Imaging Research, Inc. on a range of HP media.
2 With Original HP 771 Vivid Photo Inks or HP 91 or HP 70 Photo Inks. Interior in-window display ratings by HP Image Permanence Lab on a range of HP media. HP predictions based on test data under Xenon-Arc illuminant — calculation assumes 6,000 Lux/12 hr day.

Weight 270 g/m² per ISO 536 Test Method
Thickness 330 microns/13 mil per ISO 534 Test Method
Opacity Greater than 98% per DIN 53146 Test Method
Brightness Greater than 87% per ISO 2470 Test Method
Whiteness Greater than 75 per ISO 11475 Test Method
Finish Matte
Operating temperature 15 to 30° C / 59 to 86° F
Operating humidity 40 to 60% RH
Display permanence (Indoor home or office) Up to 200 years with Original HP 771 Vivid Photo Inks or HP 70 Photo Inks or HP 83 UV inks4
Display permanence (Commercial in-window, unlaminated) Up to 1 year with Original HP 91 or HP 70 Photo Inks5
Display permanence (Commercial in-window, laminated) Up to 2 years with Original HP 771 Vivid Photo Inks or HP 91 Photo Inks5
Water resistance Water resistant with Original HP 771 Vivid Photo Inks or HP 91 or HP 70 Photo Inks or HP 83 UV inks6
Dry time Instant (at 23° C, 50% RH)
Lamination Yes, with thermal, heat-assist, and pressure-sensitive film laminates
Shelf life 1 year, unopened in original packaging
Storage temperature 0 to 40° C / 32 to 104° F
Storage humidity 5 to 95% RH
Country of origin Product of Switzerland
Ordering information Product numbers Roll sizes UPC codes Region
Q7972A 610 mm x 30,5 m (24 in x 100 ft) 848412013184 Americas, Europe
Q7973A 914 mm x 30,5 m (36 in x 100 ft) 848412013191 Americas, Europe
Warranty HP large format printing materials are free from defects in materials and workmanship.

4 Display permanence rating for interior displays/away from direct sunlight, under glass by HP Image Permanence Lab and/or by Wilhelm Imaging Research, Inc. on a range of HP media.
5 Interior in-window display ratings by HP Image Permanence Lab on a range of HP media. HP predictions based on test data under Xenon-Arc illuminant—calculation assumes 6,000 Lux/12 hr day.
6 Performance varies based on printer and print profile. Water resistance testing by HP Image Permanence Lab on a range of HP media and follows ISO 18935 method.