model specifications
HP Color LaserJet 1500L printer (Q2488A)

HP Color LaserJet 1500L printer


  • Color laser printing for Windows® and Mac OS.
  • Laser color as competitively priced as black and white--print speeds at 16 ppm black and white and 4 ppm color.
  • Produces high-quality documents with an excellent range of colors through HP ImageREt 2400 color layering technology and new toner formula.
  • Five easy-to-change supplies and one-door access to supplies makes it easy to use and maintain.
  • Small and lightweight enough to fit on the dektop yet expands to handle unique busines needs.
  • Optional paper handling--up to three paper trays for printing a variety of documents.
  • HP Jetdirect print servers enable secure, reliable network printing.

standard warranty

1 year limited, return to HP, plus telephone support

in the box

Power cable, 4 print cartridges (1 each black, cyan, magenta, yellow), Imaging drum, Getting Started Guide, Software (Print drivers, HP Status and Alerts) and User Guide on CD-ROM


Print Speed Black, Best Quality, Letter Up to 16 ppm
Print Speed Color, Best Quality, Letter Up to 4 ppm
First Page Out 16 secs black, 29 secs color
Processor 150 MHz
Duty Cycle, Monthly 30,000 pages
Paper Trays, Std 1
Paper Trays, Max 3
Input Capacity, Std 125 sheets
Input Capacity, Max 375 sheets;
Output Capacity, Std 125 sheets
Output Capacity Max 125 sheets
Envelope Input, Std 10
Envelope Input, Max 10
Envelope Feeder No
Duplex Printing Yes, manual (driver support provided)
Media Sizes, Std Letter, legal, executive, envelopes (no.10, monarch)
Media Sizes, Custom 3 x 5 in to 8.5 x 14 in
Media Types Paper (plain, bond, rough, recycled), transparencies, labels, card stock (not compatible with color transparencies or glossy paper)
Media Weights 16 to 47 lb, tray 1; 16 to 28 lb, trays 2 and 3
Memory, Std 16 MB
Memory, Max 16 MB
Typefaces Not applicable
Connectivity, Std Hi-Speed USB
Connectivity, Opt HP Jetdirect external print servers
Prints Color Yes
Print Quality, Black Best 600 dpi
Print Quality, Color Best 600 dpi
Technology, Black Print Resolution HP ImageREt 2400
Print Languages, Std Host-based (Windows and Macintosh compatible)
Printer Management HP Color LaserJet 1500 Toolbox
Dimensions (W x D x H) 19 x 18 x 13 in
Weight 47.5 lb (with supplies)