42-inch (1067-mm) photo production printer for graphics with unrivaled print quality.

  • Media rolls from 11 in (280 mm) to 42 in (1067 mm)
  • Print speed up to 1225 ft2/hr (113.6 m2/hr)
  • Up to 2400 x 1200 optimized dpi
  • True PDF management with HP DesignJet SmartStream



Power and precision

Speed and versatility combine to offer flexibility and power in the HP Designjet Z6200 Photo Production Printer. Expand offerings to high-quality backlit signs, POP displays, roll-up banners, canvases, and more. Generate custom ICC profiles and achieve color accuracy and consistency with the embedded spectrophotometer.

Fastest 42-in graphics production printer with unrivaled print quality



Designed for speed and productivity

  • Print as fast as 1225 ft²/hr (113 m²/hr) in Fast mode and 177 ft²/hr (16,4 m²/hr) in normal mode
  • Create quality prints at top speed with HP Double Swath Technology and the HP Optical Media Advance Sensor
  • Gain time—you can handle all your prints immediately using fastdrying HP Vivid Photo Inks
  • Optimize performance and ink usage—automatic servicing routines help prevent nozzle clogging and media waste


Unrivaled image quality

  • Do more—produce backlit signs, POP displays, roll-up banners, canvases, line drawings, and maps with unrivaled print quality
  • Create unique black-and-white prints—three shades of black HP inks produce outstanding optical density and smooth transitions
  • Offer exceptional colors—HP Vivid Photo Inks include chromatic red for a wide color gamut, with uniform gloss
  • Provide extraordinary display permanence—durable prints last up to 200 years


Advanced color management backed by HP reliability

  • See reliable results with HP Professional PANTONE® color emulation and Adobe Postscript®/PDF Upgrade Kit
  • Generate custom ICC profiles and achieve color accuracy, consistency with the embedded spectrophotometer
  • Boost color accuracy—complete coverage of SWOP, ISO, GRACOL, 3DAP, EUROSCALE, TOYO, and FOGRA gamut
  • Streamline production with an HP Embedded Web Server and print previews, which help eliminate trial and error


  1. Compared to large-format inkjet printers under $25,000 for graphic applications. Based on the fastest rated color speeds as published by manufacturers as of January 2010. Test methods vary.
  2. Using plain paper and Fast mode, the HP Designjet Z6200 Photo Production Printer can achieve speeds up to 1225 ft²/hr (113 m²/hr). Using glossy paper and Normal mode, this printer can achieve print speeds up to 177 ft²/hr (16,4 m²/hr).
  3. Display permanence rating for interior displays/away from direct sunlight by HP Image Permanence Lab, and by Wilhelm Imaging Research, Inc. on a range of HP media. For more information, see globalBMG.com/hp/ printpermanence.
  4. HP Professional PANTONE color emulation and embedded Adobe Postscript®/PDF Upgrade Kit sold separately.
  5. Embedded in this HP Designjet printer is an i1 spectrophotometer from X-Rite. Close collaboration between HP and X-Rite ensures a reliable solution that’s been thoroughly tested to meet customer demands for ease, quality, and dependability.
  6. Mechanical printing time. Printed in Fast mode with Economode on, using HP Bright White Inkjet Paper (Bond) and Original HP inks.
  7. ICC absolute colourimetric accuracy on HP Proofing Matte paper with Original HP inks.
  8. With HP Premium Instant-dry Gloss Photo Paper and Original HP inks, right after calibration.
  9. Based on 1 GB RAM. Expandable to 1.5 GB RAM through an HP Designjet qualified SODIMM included only in the optional HP Designjet PostScript®/PDF Upgrade Kit accessory.
  10. HP Designjet SmartStream only support PostScript printers. If your printer requires an accessory to handle PostScript, you must install the accessory to use the printer with HP Designjet SmartStream.
    For further up-to-date information, see hp.com/go/designjetsmartstream.
  11. 11 BMG trademark license code FSC®-C115319, see fsc.org. HP trademark license code FSC®-C017543, see fsc.org. Not all FSC®-certified products are available in all regions.
  12. 12 In North America, recyclable in consumer collection systems that can accept mixed paper (may not be recyclable in your area).
  13. 13 HP Large Format Media take-back programme availability varies. Recycling programmes may not exist in your area. See hp.com/recycle for details.
  14. 14 Display permanence rating for interior displays/away from direct sunlight, under glass by HP Image Permanence Lab and/or by Wilhelm Imaging Research, Inc. on a range of HP media.