Phaser 5550

Monochrome Tabloid Laser Printer
  • Up to 50 pages per minute
  • For large workgroups up to 30 users with heavy print volumes
  • Add staple and hole punch features with optional finisher
  • Advanced features include edge-to-edge (full-bleed) printing
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Tabloid Black-and-White Laser

For offices or workgroups up to 30 users. With a monthly duty cycle up to 300,000 pages, the Phaser 5550 is suited for offices with high print volumes that require advanced printing Features such as collation, booklet making and edge-to-edge printing. Add a finisher for the added convenience of stapling and hole punching.

Reliable Performance

Print speeds up to 50 pages/minute, a 500 MHz processor, a first-page-out time as fast as 6.5 seconds, and standard paper capacity of 1,100 sheets (max 4,100) ensures you can print large jobs quickly without stopping to reload the paper tray. Print on a variety of media, including envelopes, labels, postcards, and transparencies from 3" x 5" x 3.87" to 11.7" x 17" and weights up to 80 lb. bond.

Advanced Print Features

Helpful printer management tools such as Usage Analysis and Job Accounting make tracking printing-related expenses a snap – even with large workgroups. Other advanced features include: Smart Trays, Booklet printing, Edge-to-edge printing, Negative image, Mirror image, Scaling, Watermarks, Auto-fit, Custom-size pages, Covers, Separation pages, RAM collation, N-up, Job completion notification.

Cost Management Simplified

Great for managing budgets, the CentreWare IS internal web server's helpful accounting features make it fast and easy to track device usage and plan ahead for upcoming supply needs. You'll also enjoy the savings of a low cost-per-page as well as separate print drum and toner cartridges, which allow for optimized use of each component.

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Product Details

SKU phaser-5550
Function Print only
Product Size Dimensions (LxWxH): 25.2" x 20.7" x 19.6"; Weight: 97.2 lbs.

Key Features

Standard Functions Print
Color Capability Monochrome
Paper Size Tabloid
Print Speed Black: up to 50 pages/min
Automatic Two-Sided Printing Standard on DN and DT models
Network Connectivity Parallel (IEEE 1284) and USB 2.0 standard on all models. 10/100/1000BaseTX Ethernet and optional wireless (IEEE802.11a/b/g)) standard on N, DT, and DX models only
Recommended Monthly Print Volume Up to 50,000 pages
Duty Cycle Up to 300,000 pages/month
Finishing Options Stacker (optional): 500+3000-sheet tray. Finisher (optional): Hole punch, Multi-position stapling, 500+3000-sheet tray
Print Memory (standard/max) 256 MB standard / 1 GB max
Processor 500 MHz
Warranty One year on-site warranty

Print Features

Maximum Print Resolution 1200 x 1200 dpi
Print First-Page-Out Time As fast as 6.5 seconds black
Print Speed Over 40 pages/min
Print Features Auto registration, Banner sheets, Booklet printing, Delay print, Image rotation, Mirror image, N-up, Negative image, Overlays, Poster printing. Optional: Extended font/form storage, Personal Print
Hard Drive Optional 40 GB
Operating System Support HP-UX ® 10.2 or higher, Linux®, Mac OS® X version 10.2 or higher, Novell NetWare® 4.x or higher, Red Hat ® 9, SCO®, SUSE ™ 9, Sun Microsystems Solaris™ 2.5.1/2.6+, Windows® 2000 or higher, Windows® Vista, Xerox Walk-Up® Printer Driver
Page Description Languages (PDL) Adobe PostScript® 3™, PCL® 5e emulation, PCL® 6 emulation, PDF, PDF direct
Fonts PostScript® fonts: 139; PCL® fonts: 83

Paper Handling

Paper Capacity (standard/max) 1,100 sheets standard / 4,100 max
Output Capacity 500 sheets
Media Sizes 3"x 3.87" to 11.7"x17"
Paper Types Card stock, Envelopes, Index card stock, Labels, Postcards, Transparencies
Paper Weight 16 to 58 lb. bond; 50 to 80 lb. cover (60 to 215 gsm)

Device Management

Standard Device Management Features DHCP, PrintingScout™ Alert Notification, Xerox CentreWare® Internet Services Embedded Web Server, Xerox CentreWare® Printer Management for Microsoft, Novell, and UNIX

Operating Environment

Certifications CE Marked, Certified to UL 60950-1/CSA 60950-1-03, 1st Edition, Class 1 Laser Product, FCC Part 15, Class A, Low Voltage Directive 73/23/EEC, RoHS Directive 2002/95/EC
Electrical Requirements 120 V, 50/60 Hz
Power Consumption Operating: 900 W; Power Save: 11 W
Temperature Operating: 41 – 90 ° F
Relative Humidity (noncondensing) Operating: 15 – 85 %
Sound Pressure Levels Operating: 7.19 B; Standby: 5 B
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