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HP Designjet T1700

The most secure, empowering HP DesignJet printer for CAD/GIS workgroups



HP DesignJet T1700®

SECURE—Protect your work and your information

Confidently take CAD, GIS color reproduction to the next level with a 44-in HP DesignJet printer that delivers powerful security features, high productivity on even the most complex files, and bright and precise colors. Dynamic security: Cartridges with non-HP chips might not work today or in the future.

SECURE—Protect your work and your information

  • Protect printers/data from unauthorized access with HP Secure Boot, whitelisting, encrypted hard disk, more

  • Protect documents, preserve con dentiality with authentication solutions like PIN printing, card readers

  • Secure your printers with HP JetAdvantage Security Manager; manage your eet remotely with HP Web Jetadmin

  • Control and optimize printing costs with accounting solutions—or with your reseller through HP Partner Link

EFFICIENT- No more PC freezing up

  • Adobe PDF drivers free up your computer immediately after sending to print—even for the most complex les

  • No interruptions—dual-roll options reduce roll changes; two rolls double capacity, help switch paper types

  • Handle complex les—powerful processing architecture, 128 GB memory5, 500 GB HDD at 116 A1/D pgs/hr.

  • Easily print project sets and PDF documents with HP Click printing software


ACCURATE – Make better decisions with precise colors

  • Get bright color and bold image quality—even on plain papers—with HP Bright O ice Inks

  • Reproduce transparencies, layers, color palettes, and gradients with embedded Adobe PDF Print Engine

  • Tuned pro les reproduce distinct shades of color; color/gray/photo black inks make soft colors, dark tones

  • Accurately display data—high-density printheads provide 2400 nozzles per inch, enabling 0.1% line accuracy


Model size: 44 in
Functions: Print
Speed specifications
Print time line drawing (economode, D plain paper): 26 sec/page
Print speed line drawing (economode, D plain paper):116 pages per hour[1]
Memory specifications
Memory:128 GB (virtual)
Internal Storage: 500 GB self-encrypting
Technical specifications
Print quality (best): Color: Up to 2400 x 1200 optimized dpi
Print technology: HP Thermal Inkjet
Number of print cartridges: 6 (cyan, magenta, yellow, photo black, matte black, gray)
Ink types: Dye-based (C, M, Y, PK, G) & pigment-based (MK)
Dynamic security enabled printer: Only intended to be used with cartridges using an HP original chip. Cartridges using a non-HP chip may not work, and those that work today may not work in the future.
Non-printable area (cut-sheet): 0.12 x 0.67 x 0.12 x 0.12 in
Guaranteed minimum line width: 0.0024 in (ISO/IEC 13660:2001(E))[3]
Line accuracy: ±0.1%[2]
Maximum optical density (black): 2.15 maximum black optical density (6 L*min)
Finished output handling: Sheet feed, roll feed, automatic horizontal cutter
Media types: Bond and coated paper (bond, coated, heavyweight coated, super heavyweight plus matte), technical paper (natural tracing, translucent bond), film (clear, matte), photographic paper (satin, gloss, semi-gloss, matte, high-gloss), backlit, self-adhesive (polypropylene, vinyl)
Media sizes standard (sheets, rolls):11 to 44-in
Media sizes, custom: 8.3 x 11 to 44 x 66 in
Roll external diameter: 5.3 in
Media thickness: Up to 31.5 mil


HP ePrint capability: Yes
Connectivity, standard: Ethernet, Fast Ethernet, Gigabit Ethernet, 10/100/1000Base-T Ethernet (802.3, 802.3u, 802.3ab) & USB Type-A host port
Print languages: HP-GL/2, TIFF, JPEG, URF, CALS G4

Power and operating requirements

Power consumption: < 100 W (printing); < 24 W (ready); < 0.3 W (< 6.5 W with embedded Digital Front End) (sleep); 0.1 W (off)
Operating temperature range: 41 to 104ºF & (5 to 40ºC )
Operating humidity range: 20 to 80% RH

Dimensions and weight

Minimum dimensions (W x D x H): 70.9 x 27.4 x 39.3 in
Weight: 159 lb

What’s included

Warranty: One-year limited hardware warranty
What’s in the box: HP DesignJet T1700 Printer, printheads, ink cartridges, printer stand, spindle, setup poster, introductory information, warranty, power cords, label kits
Software included
HP Click
HP Utility for Mac and Windows
HP WebJet Admin
HP Embedded Web Server
HP JetAdvantage Security Manager
HP Partner Link