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HP LaserJet 1160 Specifications

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1160Le: Q5917A

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HP LaserJet 1160 series

Above: HP LaserJet 1160 series printer shown with standard paper input trays.
HP laserjet 1160, 1160le

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HP LaserJetLe (black),
front: LaserJet 1160


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The HP LaserJet 1160 printer is ideal printer for business individuals and small work teams.
See specification table, below.

Produce high-quality documents quickly and easily. Print speeds of up to 20 pages per minute (ppm). With Instant-on Technology, you don’t have to wait for the printer to warm up, and the first page will be out in less than 8.5 seconds!

The HP LaserJet 1160 series printer delivers consistently great documents. Smooth HP microfine toner particles produce true HP LaserJet print quality—clear, sharp text characters, smooth grayscales, and deep blacks. For the best results, use HP papers and impress your clients and customers.

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Part Numbers

1160: Q5933A

Print speeds

20 ppm on U.S. Letter sheets
19 ppm on A4
< 8.5 seconds, first page out

Print quality

600 dpi
600 x 2 dpi

Paper handling capabilities

250-sheet enclosed input tray
1-sheet input slot

Duty cycle (pages per month)

up to 10,000 pages per month

Print cartridge

2,500-page print cartridge (included)

Paper path

Enclosed, S-shaped horizontal main paper path
Straight-through horizontal optional paper path

Standard device memory

16 MB of Ram
(not expandable)

Printer language

Host-based (default)

Connectivity options

1284-B parallel (HP LaserJet 1320 model only)
USB 2.0 full speed


Optional external network and wireless printing options via USB or Parallel connectivity

Jetdirect support

Jetdirect support


No cable in box

Control panel

Three LEDs and one lighted button

Power switch

Power switch



Supported Operating Systems

Microsoft Windows 98Se
Microsoft Windows ME
Microsoft Windows NT 4.0 (print driver only)
Microsoft Windows 2000
Microsoft Windows XP (32-bit)
Microsoft Windows XP (64-bit) (print driver only)


Width: 350 mm, 16.8 inches
Depth: 352 mm, 13.9 inches
Height: 256 mm, 10.0 inches

Weight (2,500-page cartridge installed)

HP LaserJet 1160 printer: 10.7 kg, 23.6 lb

Warranty Six-Month warranty from The Printer Works


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