HP Latex 1500

Affordable superwide HP Latex printing.

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Achieve high-quality results and fast turnarounds. Stay competitive with this affordable 3.2 m HP Latex printer. This is fast, superwide production at the quality you expect—and at low running costs.

HP Latex Optimizer

Achieve high image quality at high productivity. Interacts with HP Latex Inks to rapidly immobilize pigments on the surface of the print

High-efficiency curing

Prints are completely cured and dry inside the printer, and ready for immediate finishing and delivery.

HP thermal inkjet

HP Latex uses thermal inkjet technology – these are user replaceable consumables, and on average add an extra 3 cents per square meter. The big advantage is that your image quality will be always to the level of a brand new printer.

Expand your potential.

With HP Latex Technologies, you can not only produce the traditional signage jobs you do today, but you can unlock additional revenue streams with a range of new application offerings.

Dual roll

Double throughput and increase unattendedness when working with self-adhesive vinyl and other rolls up to 1.6 m.

Ink Collector

Print on porous substrates such as mesh banner and porous textiles.

Double-sided day & night kit

Automatically print double-sided backlit applications with the optional double- sided day night kit.
Latex 1500 Media Saver

Media saver

Preserve media during the loading process and help save money.

In-line slitter

Reduce bottlenecks in finishing and achieve quicker turnaround times.

Printer status beacon

At-a-glance monitoring on a busy production floor with internal print server alerts and status beacon signals.
Technical Specifications


Print speed

  • 16 m²/hr - High Saturation Backlits (18-pass 6-color 260%)
  • 24 m²/hr - Textiles and Canvas (12-pass 6-color 170%)
  • 45 m²/hr - Indoor High Quality (6-pass 6-color 100% / 6-pass 6-color 120%)
  • 57 m²/hr - Outdoor Plus (4-pass 6-color 100%)
  • 74 m²/hr - Outdoor (3-pass 6-color 90%)
  • Average monthly print volume

    1500 to 4000 m²

    Print quality color (best)

    Up to 1200 x 1200 dpi

    Print technology

    HP Latex Printing Technologies

    Ink types

    HP Latex Inks 831

    Number of print cartridges

    7 (black, cyan, light cyan, light magenta, magenta, yellow, HP Latex Optimizer)

    Print heads

    4 (cyan/black, magenta/yellow, light cyan/light magenta, HP Latex Optimizer)

    Print head nozzles


    Print repeatability

    Maximum color difference (95% of colors) <= 2 dE 2000
    (The color variation inside a printed job has been measured to be within this limit: maximum color difference (95% of colors) <= 2 dE 2000. Reflective measurements on a 943 color target under CIE standard illuminant D50, and according to the standard CIEDE 2000 as per CIE Draft Standard DS 014-6/E:2012. 5% of colors may experience variations above 2 dE 2000. Backlit substrates measured in transmission mode may yield different results.)


    Finished output handling

  • Roll-to-roll
  • double-sided blockout
  • dual-roll (optional)
  • roll-to-freefall (optional)
  • double-sided backlit (optional)
  • ink collector (optional)
  • Media types

    Banners, self-adhesive vinyls, films, papers, wallcoverings, canvas, mesh and porous textiles with optional ink collector.

    Roll maximum input

    1 (2 with optional dual roll kit)

    Media width, maximum

  • 3.2 m (single roll)
  • 2 x 1.60 m (with optional dual roll kit)
  • Roll maximum weight

  • Up to 160 kg (single roll)
  • Up to 2 x 70 kg (with optional dual roll kit)
  • Roll external diameter

    300 mm

    Media thickness

  • Up to 15 mil (default)
  • up to 80 mil (with custom carriage height setting)

  • Dimensions and weight

    Minimum dimensions (W x D x H)

    574 x 138 x 167 cm

    Package dimensions (W x D x H)

    586 x 181 x 191 cm


    1220 kg

    Environmental ranges

    Operating temperature range

    15 to 30ºC

    Operating humidity range

    20 to 70% RH (non-condensing)


    Acoustic pressure emissions

    < 70 dB(A)

    Acoustic pressure emissions (standby)

    < 57dB(A)

    Acoustic power emissions

    8.7 B(A)

    Acoustic power emissions (standby)

    7.3 dB(A)


    Print speed

  • 8 kW (typical) - high-quality indoor mode (6-pass)
  • 10 kW (typical) - outdoor mode (3-pass)

  • Certifications

    ENERGY STAR® certified


    Environmental certification

  • WEEE
  • EU RoHS
  • China RoHS
  • CE marking compliant

  • What's included

    What's in the box

  • HP Latex 1500 Printer
  • HP 881 Latex Printheads
  • HP 871 Latex Printhead Cleaning Kit
  • 126-in spindles (x2)
  • media savers (x2)
  • HP Internal Print Server
  • HP webcam
  • documentation software
  • user manual
  • media edge holders (x4)
  • Original HP sample media
  • cleaning supplies
  • pneumatic gun
  • Warranty

    1 Year Limited Warranty (Next Business Day On-Site)