z6800

Fastest 60-inch (1524-mm) graphics production printer* with 8 inks.

  • 320 GB hard drive for high file-processing power
  • Three shades of black HP ink
  • Built-in take-up reel for unattended prints
  • Media loading table
  • Embedded spectrophotometer and color center for accuracy and consistency†
  • True PDF management with HP DesignJet SmartStream

* Compared with large-format inkjet printers under $25,000 USD for graphic applications. Based on the fastest-rated color speeds as published by manufacturers as of October 2013. Test methods vary.

† 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.

 

Exceptional results, fast

Turn orders in record time with the fastest 60-inch production printer for graphics.¹ Exceptional color and black-and-white prints on many substrates. Count on advanced color management features backed by HP reliability and easy operation.

  • Fastest 60-in graphics production printer with unrivaled print quality

 

Designed for speed and productivity

  • Print as fast as 1500 ft2/hr (140 m2/hr) in fast mode and 212 ft2/hr (20 m2/hr) in high-quality mode
  • Cut turnaround times and effortlessly handle large data loads thanks to high file-processing power
  • Create quality prints at top speed with HP Double Swath Technology and the HP Optical Media Advance Sensor
  • Confidently print unattended thanks to long media rolls, 775-ml HP ink cartridges, and a built-in take-up reel

 

Unrivaled color and black-and-white image quality

  • Print exceptional colors—HP Vivid Photo Inks with a chromatic red offer a wide color gamut and uniform gloss
  • Create unique black-and-white prints—three shades of black HP ink deliver rich density and smooth transitions
  • Offer your customers durable prints that last up to 200 years, using HP Vivid Photo Inks
  • Produce posters, photos, canvas prints, backlit signs, POP displays, and maps with unrivaled image quality

 

Advanced color management backed by HP reliability

  • Create custom ICC profiles and achieve color accuracy with the embedded spectrophotometer and color center
  • Achieve color accuracy —complete coverage of SWOP, ISO, GRACOL, 3DAP, EUROSCALE, TOYO, and FOGRA gamuts
  • Choose how you want to print—send jobs right from your preferred design applications or through third-party RIPs
  • Gain color reliability with HP Professional PANTONE® color emulation and embedded Adobe® PostScript®/PDF

 


  1. Compared with large-format inkjet printers under $25,000 USD for graphic applications. Based on the fastest-rated color speeds as published by manufacturers as of October 2013. Test methods vary.
  2. 2 Using plain paper and fast mode, the HP Designjet Z6800 Photo Production Printer can achieve speeds up to 1500 ft2/hr (140 m2/hr). Using glossy paper and normal mode, the Z6800 can achieve print speeds up to 212 ft2/hr (20 m2/hr).
  3. 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 and based on HP Vivid Photo inks.
  4. 4 Embedded in this HP Designjet Printer is a spectrophotometer with i1 color technology 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.
  5. 5 HP Professional PANTONE color emulation and embedded Adobe PostScript/PDF upgrade kit sold separately.
  6. 6 Mechanical printing time. Printed in Fast mode with HP Vivid Photo Inks.
  7. 7 Mechanical printing time. Printed with HP Vivid Photo Inks.
  8. 8 +/- 0.1% of the specified vector length or +/- 0.2 mm (whichever greater) at 23??C (73??F), 50-60% relative humidity, on A0/E HP Matte Film in Best or Normal mode with HP Vivid Photo Inks.
  9. 9 Measured on HP Matte Film.
  10. 10 ICC absolute colorimetric accuracy on HP Premium Instant Dry Photo Paper with Original HP inks.
  11. 11 With HP Premium Instant-dry Gloss Photo Paper and Original HP inks, right after calibration.
  12. 12 With HP Premium Instant-dry Gloss Photo Paper with HP Vivid Photo Inks.
  13. 13 Based on 1 GB RAM. Expandable to 1.5 GB RAM through a Designjet qualified SODIMM included only in the optional HP Designjet PostScript®/PDF Upgrade Kit accessory.
  14. 14 Only in selected US channels
  15. 15 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.
  16. 16 In North America, recyclable in consumer collection systems that can accept mixed paper (may not be recyclable in your area).
  17. 17 HP Large Format Media take-back program availability varies. Recycling programs may not exist in your area. See hp.com/recycle for details.
  18. 18 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 with Original HP inks.