The HP DesignJet 500 is a high-performance printer ideal for studios and technical businesses that print large-sized technical documents. Measuring 49 x 19 x 14-inches and weighing 85 lbs, this HP large-format printer can print documents that measure up to 24-inch. This inkjet printer has a print speed of 21.5-square-meters per hour for normal colored documents, 85 square meters per hour for high quality, detailed documents, and 35.5 square meters per hour for colored drafts. The printing resolution on this printer is approximately 1200 x 600 dpi ensuring users with clear and crisp printed output. The HP DesignJet 500 is compatible with Windows 2000 and Windows XP operating systems. This HP large-format printer transfers documents from notebook or desktop computer to the printer by a hardwired connection. Internally, this inkjet printer features a 16-MB RAM that can be upgraded to 160 MB for easy recall of downloaded documents. The HP DesignJet 500 uses a maximum media paper size of 24 x 74.7-inches, which is ideal for large-sized graphic or design documents.