LaserJet Pro 400 Color M451nw

by HP


HP LaserJet Pro 400 M451NW Printer


Color LaserJet CP2025n

by HP



by HP

Price Best Price: $250.00
  • Good performance
  • Good output quality
  • Nice output quality
  • Good performance
  • No automatic duplexer
  • Expensive toner
  • Pricier-than-average toner
At A Glance



Part Number CE956A#BGJ CE956A#BGJ CB496A#ABA C7045A#ABA


Operating System Compatibility Microsoft Windows 7|Microsoft Windows Vista|Microsoft Windows XP   Linux|Microsoft Windows XP  

General Information

UPC Code 886111597024 886111731442 883585971374 767035126265
Manufacturer   Hewlett-Packard    
Manufacturer Part Number   CE956A#BGJ    
Brand Name   HP    
Product Name   LaserJet Pro 400 M451NW Printer    
Marketing Information  

Produce professional-quality colour documents with ease and speed. Seamlessly integrate into your office or wireless home network. Save paper with automatic two-sided printing and print from virtually anywhere with HP ePrint.

Product Model   M451NW    
Product Type   Laser Printer    
Manufacturer Website Address    
Product Line   LaserJet Pro    
Product Series   400    

Ports and Connections

Wireless connection Yes      

Platform Support

Printer languages supported PostScript Emulation     HP PCL 6|PostScript Level 2

Cost Per Page

Plain Text Page (Highest yield vendor ink) 2.5  cents per page      


USB   Yes    

Display & Graphics

Display Screen Type   LCD    


Standard Memory   128 MB    
Maximum Memory   384 MB    
Number of Total Memory Slots   1    


Package Contents  
  • LaserJet Pro 400 M451NW Printer
  • 1 x Black Starter Toner Cartridge
  • 1 x Cyan Starter Toner Cartridge
  • 1 x Magenta Starter Toner Cartridge
  • 1 x Yellow Starter Toner Cartridge
  • Hardware Installation Guide
  • Software Drivers and Documentation CD
  • Power Cord
  • Built-in Wireless Card
  • USB Cable

Network & Communication

Wireless LAN   Yes    
Wireless LAN Standard   IEEE 802.11b/g/n    
Ethernet Technology   Fast Ethernet    
Ethernet   Yes    

Physical Characteristics

Height   12.7"    
Width   15.9"    
Depth   17.9"    
Weight (Approximate)   802.08  oz    
Form Factor   Desktop    


Limited Warranty   1 Year    

Media Handling

Media Size   A4 - 8.27" x 11.69", A5 - 5.83" x 8.27", A6 - 4.13" x 5.83", B5 (JIS), 3.94" x 5.91", Postcard - 5.83" x 3.94", Double Postcard, DL Envelope - 4.33" x 8.66", C5 Envelope - 6.38" x 9.02", B5 Envelope - 6.93" x 9.84", Custom Size, Legal - 8.50" x 14.02"    
Standard Input Media Capacity   300 sheets    
Number of Input Trays Supported   3    
Number of Input/Multipurpose Trays Installed   2    
Media Handling   1 x Multipurpose Tray 50 Sheet, 1 x Input Tray 250 Sheet, 1 x Output Tray 150 Sheet    
Media Type   Bond Paper, Brochure Paper, Color Paper, Glossy Paper, Letterhead, Photo Paper, Plain Paper, Preprinted Paper, Pre-punched Paper, Recycled Paper, Rough Paper, Postcard, Transparency, Label, Envelope    
Maximum Input Media Capacity   550 sheets    
Maximum Print Size   Legal - 8.50" x 14.02"    

Processor & Chipset

Processor Speed   600 MHz    

Power Description

Off-Mode Power Consumption   500 mW    
Operating Power Consumption   425 W    

Technical Information

Platform Supported   Mac, PC, SPARC    
Maximum Color Print Speed (ppm)   20    
Maximum Print Resolution   600 x 600 dpi    
Number of Colors   4    
Maximum Mono Print Speed (ppm)   20    
Color Cartridge Type   Individual Color Cartridge    
Print Color   Color    
Duplex Printing   Manual    


Duty Cycle   40000 pages per month    

Fonts & Emulation

Language Emulation   PCL 5c, PCL 6, PostScript 3    


Macworld Labs (Quality)

Print quality: Text

Print quality: Color photo

Print quality:PDF


Macworld Labs (Speed)

Print speed: Text


10.3 11.0    
Print speed rating: Text

Good Good    
Print speed: Color photo

seconds for 8X10 photo

79.84 72.06    
Print speed rating: Color photo

Good Good    
Print speed: PDF

seconds for 4-page PDF

90.1 86.5    
Print speed rating: PDF

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