Phaser™ 8500/8550

Specifications

Model Configuration

Model
8500_8550
Maximum duty cycle Up to 85,000 pages/month
2-sided printing 16 – 32 lb. Bond (60-120 gsm)
Processor 600 MHz, 32 bit RISC
Language support Adobe® PostScript® 3™, PCL® 5c emulation
Network connectivity USB 2.0, 10/100BaseT Ethernet
Model 8500_8550
Maximum duty cycle Up to 85,000 pages/month
2-sided printing 16 – 32 lb. Bond (60-120 gsm)
Processor 600 MHz, 32 bit RISC
Language support Adobe® PostScript® 3™, PCL® 5c emulation
Network connectivity USB 2.0, 10/100BaseT Ethernet

Network/Software

Printer management Xerox® CentreWare® Printer Management for Microsoft® and UNIX®, CentreWare IS Embedded Web Server, CentreWare Web Administrator, Xerox NDPS Gateway, Usage Analysis Tool
Font capabilities 137 PostScript® fonts and 81 PCL® 5c fonts
Printer drivers Windows 98SE/Me, Windows NT 4.0 (SP6), Windows 2000/XP, Windows Server 2003, Windows Vista, Mac OS® 9.x, Mac OS® X version 10.2 or higher, Novell® NetWare® 5.x/6.5, Linux Red Hat 9, Suse 9, Fedora Core 1, UNIX Sun Solaris 2.8, 2.9, 2.10, HP/UX 11.x, IBM AIX 4.3.3, Xerox Walk-Up Printing Drivers with Windows 2000 or higher
Language support Adobe® PostScript® 3™, PCL® 5c emulation

Paper Handling

Input Paper Capacity 1,675 sheets
Media input trays Tray 1 standard: 100-sheet capacity; 16 lb. Bond - 80 lb. Cover (60-220 gsm); Supports a wide range of papers, envelopes, cover stocks, labels, business cards, trifold brochures, postcards, transparencies and more
Media sizes: Index card (3 x 5 in.), Statement, Executive, A/Letter, US Folio, Legal, A6, A5, B5 ISO, B5 JIS, A4, Custom sizes from 3 x 5.5 in. (76 x 127 mm) to 8.5 x 14 in. (216 x 356 mm); Envelopes: #10 commercial, DL, C5, #51/2, #63/4, Monarch, Booklet, Lee (A7), Choukei 4 Gou, Choukei 3 Gou

Tray 2 standard: 525-sheet capacity; 16-32 lb. Bond (60-120 gsm); Supports a wide range of papers, envelopes, cover stocks, labels, business cards, trifold brochures, postcards, transparencies and more
Media sizes: Statement, Executive, A/Letter, US Folio, Legal, B5 ISO, B5 JIS, A4; Envelopes: #10 Commercial, DL and C5

Tray 3 standard on 8550DT and 8550DX: Capacity, media types and sizes same as Tray 2

Tray 4 standard on 8550DX: Capacity, media types and sizes same as Tray 2
2-sided printing 16 – 32 lb. Bond (60-120 gsm)
Output tray capacity 300 sheets

Special Features

PrintingScout PrintingScout instantly displays pop-up help if attention is needed during print jobs.
Phaser installer Phaser Installer automatically gets you printing in seconds.
PhaserSMART PhaserSMART® remote diagnostic tool provides automated Internet-based support.
Productivity tools Run Black, Custom-Size Pages, Phaser Installer, Intelligent Ready, Embedded Web Server, PrintingScout, PhaserSMART, Usage Analysis Tool, Booklet Printing, Smart Trays, Saved Settings, Manual Color Adjustments, Negative and Mirror Images, Scaling, Watermarks, Cover Sheets, Remote Printing, Image Smoothing, Job Completion Notification, Separation Pages, N-Up Printing, Email Alerts, Job Accounting, Printer Neighborhood, Job Pipelining, Secure Print*, Proof Print*, Saved Print*, Personal Print*, Collation*

*Requires hard drive

Color Controls

Color standards PANTONE®-approved solid color simulations, Adobe® PostScript® device independent color, CIE International color standards, and support for ICC and Apple® ColorSync® color management systems
Print quality modes 8500: Fast Color, Enhanced
8550: Fast Color, Standard, Enhanced, High-Resolution/Photo
Color correction Automatic, sRGB Display, sRGB Vivid, SWOP® Press, Euroscale Press, Commercial Press, SNAP Press, None, Black-and-White

Operating

Dimensions width: 16 in. (40.6 cm), height: 14.5 in. (36.8 cm), depth: 21 in. (53.34 cm), weight: 60 lbs. (28 kg.)
Optional 525-sheet Tray – width: 16 in. (40.6 cm), height: 5.2 in. (13.2 cm), depth: 20.5 in. (52.1 cm), weight: 16 lbs. (7.3 kg.)
Environment Temperature: Non-operating: -30° to 60° C (-22° to 140° F); Operating: 10° to 32° C (50° to 90° F).
Relative Humidity: Non-operating: 10 - 95%; Operating: 10% - 80%.
Noise Level: 33 dBA standby, 54 dBA running
Electrical requirements 120 V, 50/60 Hz
Regulatory FCC Part 15, Subpart B, CSA certified to CSA-C222 No. 950, CE Mark applicable to directives 73/23 EEC and 89/336/EEC CDRH, EN 55022