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HP LaserJet Pro M281fdn (A4) Colour Laser Multifunction Printer (Print/Copy/Scan/Fax) 256MB DDR 256MB Flash 2.7 inch Colour Display 21ppm (Mono/Colour) ISO 40,000 (MDC)

CCL Code: PRT3727
Manufacturer Code: T6B81A#B19
Manufacturer: HP


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Printer Type Laser
Mono or Colour Printer Colour
Printer Resolution True Horizontal 600 dpi
Printer Resolution True Vertical 600 dpi
Number of Print Cartridges 4 (Black, Cyan, Magenta, Yellow)
Comes with Starter Cartridge Yes
Speed Monochrome 21 ppm
Speed Colour 21 ppm
Monthly Duty Cycle 40000 Pages

Paper Handling

Duplex Unit No
Maximum Paper Size A4
Paper Handling Input 1 250 Sheet Input Tray
Media Supported Paper (bond, brochure, coloured, glossy, heavy, letterhead, light, photo, plain, preprinted, prepunched, recycled, rough), transparencies, labels, envelopes, cardstock
Automatic Document Feeder Yes
Paper Trays 2 (2)
Paper Handling Output 100 Sheet Output Bin
Paper Weight 60 to 220 g/m²

User Controls

Control Buttons 3 button at left side (Home, Help, Back)


CPU Speed 800 MHz


Memory Size 256 MB
Flash (ROM) 256 KB


RJ-45 Ports 1 x RJ-45


Network Card 10/100/1000 Base-TX
Network Ready Yes


Font Capabilities 84 scalable TrueType fonts
Printer Languages HP PCL 6, HP PCL 5c, HP postscript level 3 emulation, PCLm, PDF, URF
Management HP Printer Assistant (UDC); HP Utility (Mac); HP Device Toolbox; HP JetAdvantage Security Manager • Embedded Web Server: password-protection, secure browsing via SSL/TLS; Network: enable/disable network ports and features, SNMPv1 community password change; HP ePrint: HTTPS with certificate validation, HTTP Basic Access Authentication; Firewall and ACL; SNMPv3

System Requirements

Operating Systems Supported Windows 10, 8.1, 8, 7: 32/64-bit, Windows Vista: (32-bit only), Windows XP SP3 or higher (32-bit only) • Apple OS X El Sierra (v10.12), Capitan (v10.11), Yosemite (v10.10) • Linux
Network Operating Systems Supported Windows Server support is provided via the command line installer and supports Win Server 2008 R2 and higher • UNIX


Electrical Power Consumption Printing 342 W
Electrical Voltage 220 to 240 V AC
Electrical Frequency 50 to 60 Hz
Electrical Power Consumption Standby 8 W
Power Saving Modes HP Auto-On/Auto-Off Technology • Instant-on Technology


Operating Humidity 10 to 80 %
Operating Temperature 15 to 30 °C
Noise Level 51 dbA


Form Factor Desktop
Case Colour Grey
In The Box HP Colour LaserJet Pro MFP M281fdn • Introductory HP LaserJet Colour cartridges (700 pages colour composite (C/Y/M) and 1,400 pages black) • Installation guide • Printer documentation and software on CD-ROM • Power cord
Width 42.0 cm
Depth 42.17 cm
Height 33.41 cm
Weight 18.70 kg


Scan Facility Present Yes
Scanner Type Flatbed ADF CIS (Contact Image Sensor)
Scanner Resolution True Horizontal 1200 dpi
Scanner Resolution True Vertical 1200 dpi
Scanner Features File Format Supported: JPG, RAW (BMP), PNG, TIFF, PDF • Scan Input Modes: Front-panel scan, copy, e-mail, fax, or file buttons, HP scan software, and user application via TWAIN or WIA
Scanner Document Size 21.59 x 29.7cm • 21.59 x 35.56cm (ADF)
Scanner Scaling 256 Levels of Greyscale


Fax Facility Present Yes
Fax Speed 33.6 Kbps
Automatic Redial Yes
Speed Dials 120
Broadcasting 119 locations
Fax Forwarding Yes
Fax Functions Fax delayed sending, Fax Polling


Copy Facility Present Yes
Colour Copier Yes
Copier Resolution True Horizontal 600 dpi
Copier Resolution True Vertical 600 dpi
Copy Speed Monochrome 21 ppm
Copy Speed Colour 21 ppm
Maximum Copies 1 to 99
Copier Functions Number of copies; Reduce/Enlarge; Lighter/Darker; Optimise; Paper; Multi-page copy; Collation; Draft Mode; Image Adjustment; Set as New Defaults; Restore Defaults
Copier Reduce/Enlarge 25 to 400 %


Warranty One-year unit exchange warranty.

Key Features

Technology Type Laser
Double Sided Printing Unit (Duplex) No
Double Sided Printing (Duplex) No
Main Colour Grey
Wireless Printing Yes
Individual Inks Yes
CD/DVD Printing Support No
Printer Usage Home Office
Mobile support Yes
Cloud Support No

Item Details

Manufacturer HP
Manufacturer Code T6B81A#B19
EAN 0190780299906
UPC 190780299906
Condition New

Warranty Information

Warranty One-year unit exchange warranty.

Manufacturer Information

Manufacturer HP
Manufacturer Code T6B81A#B19

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