Print on your terms
Share all your printer has to offer—set up, print, and share with Ethernet and wireless connectivity.
Just go and print—easily send print jobs wirelessly without a network.
Enable touch-to-print convenience from mobile devices.
Easily print from mobile devices at work, home, or on-the-go with HP’s first Mopria-certified MFP.
Scan fast, send securely
With HP Flow CM Professional, you can easily collaborate on, search, and share your business content.
Finish faster—with less standing around—using single-pass, dual-head scanning.
Control access to walkup features and easily look up network email addresses, using LDAP connectivity.
Scan, send, simple—capture and route digital files directly to the cloud, email, or network folders.
Move jobs fast
Just walk up and print on this MFP from your USB drive, using the easy-access USB port.
Save time and help reduce paper costs, using automatic two-sided printing.
Work smarter—access content and quickly launch tasks from the 3.5-inch color touchscreen.
Finish projects fast—use the 50-page automatic document feeder to save time.
Print, copy, scan, fax
Printer page yield
Declared yield value in accordance with ISO/IEC 19798 in continuous printing. Actual yields vary considerably based on images printed and other factors. For more information visit: http://www.hp.com/go/learnaboutsupplies
First page out (ready) black
As fast as 16.5 sec
First page out (ready) color
As fast as 16.5 sec
Up to 600 x 600 dpi
Up to 600 x 600 dpi
HP ImageREt 3600
Monthly duty cycle
Duty cycle is defined as the maximum number of pages per month of imaged output. This value provides a comparison of product robustness in relation to other HP LaserJet or HP Color LaserJet devices, and enables appropriate deployment of printers and MFPs to satisfy the demands of connected individuals or groups.
Up to 40,000 pages
Recommended monthly page volume
HP recommends that the number of pages per month of imaged output be within the stated range for optimum device performance, based on factors including supplies replacement intervals and device life over an extended warranty period.
1000 to 2500
3.5″ (8.89 cm) intuitive touchscreen Color Graphic Display (CGD)
Number of print cartridges
4 (1 each black, cyan, yellow, magenta)
HP 312A Black LaserJet Toner Cartridge (yield ~2400 pages) CF380A; HP 312X Black LaserJet Toner Cartridge (yield ~4400 pages) CF380X; HP 312A Cyan LaserJet Toner Cartridge (yield ~2700 pages) CF381A; HP 312A Yellow LaserJet Toner Cartridge (yield ~2700 pages) CF382A; HP 312A Magenta LaserJet Toner Cartridge (yield ~2700 pages) CF383A
HP PCL 6, HP PCL 5, HP postscript level 3 emulation, PCLm, PDF, URF
Automatic paper sensor
Paper trays, standard
Paper trays, maximum
Mobile Printing Capability
HP ePrint, Apple AirPrint™, Wireless direct printing, NFC touch-to-print, Mopria-certified, Mobile Apps
Hi-Speed USB 2.0; Fast Ethernet 10/100Base-TX; Wireless 802.11b/g/n; Host USB
Standard (built-in Fast Ethernet, WiFi 802.11 b/g/n)
1 Hi-Speed USB 2.0; 1 Fast Ethernet 10/100Base-TX; 1 Wireless 802.11b/g/n; 1 Host USB
Embedded Web Server: password-protection, secure browsing via SSL/TLS; Network: enable/disable network ports and features, SNMPv1 community password change; HP ePrint: HTTPS with certificate validation, HTTP Basic Access Authentication, SASL authentication; LDAP authentication and authorization; Firewall and ACL; SNMPv3
Minimum system requirements
Windows 10, Windows 8, Windows Vista, Windows 7 (SP1+), Windows Server 2003 (SP1+), Windows Server 2008, Windows Server 2008 R2 (64-bit), Windows Server 2012 (64-bit), Windows XP (SP2+); CD-ROM or DVD drive, or Internet connection; dedicated universal serial bus (USB 1.1 or 2.0 or 3.0) or network connection or Wireless connection; 200 MB available hard disk space; Operating system compatible hardware system requirements see http://www.microsoft.com
OS X 10.6 Leopard, OS X 10.7 Lion, OS X 10.8 Mountain Lion; OS X 10.9 Mavericks; Internet connection; Dedicated universal serial bus (USB 1.1 or 2.0), network or wireless connection; 1 GB of available hard-disk space
Compatible operating systems
Windows full software installs supported on: Windows 10 (32 & 64-bit), Windows 8 & 8.1 (32 & 64-bit), Windows 7 (32 & 64-bit), Windows Vista (32 & 64-bit), Windows XP (32-bit) (SP2 or higher); Mac full software installs: Mac OS X v10.6 Leopard, v10.7 Lion, v10.8 Mountain Lion, v10.9 Mavericks; Mobile OS native print support: iOS, Android, Windows 8 RT. Other OSs driver support: Linux (9.4, 9.5), Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5.0 (supported with a pre-built package); SUSE Linux (10.3, 11.0, 11, 11.1, 11.2), Fedora (9, 9.0, 10, 10.0, 11.0, 11, 12, 12.0), Ubuntu (8.04, 8.04.1, 8.04.2, 8.10, 9.04, 9.10, 10.04), Debian (5.0, 5.0.1, 5.0.2, 5.0.3) (supported by the automatic installer); HPUX 11 and Solaris 8/9
HP Web Jetadmin; HP Utility (Mac); HP Imaging & Printing Security Center; Device Toolbox
Print speed, color (draft)
Measured using ISO/IEC 24734, excludes first set of test documents. For more information see http://www.hp.com/go/printerclaims. Exact speed varies depending on the system configuration, software application, driver, and document complexity.
Supported network protocols
TCP/IP, IPv4, IPv6; Print: TCP-IP port 9100 Direct Mode, LPD (raw queue support only), Web Services Printing; Discovery: SLP, Bonjour, Web Services Discovery; IP Config: IPv4 (BootP, DHCP, AutoIP, Manual), IPv6 (Stateless), IPP Print, SSL Security and Certificate management, Apple AirPrint™
Paper handling input, standard
50-sheet multipurpose tray, 250-sheet input tray, 50-sheet Automatic Document Feeder (ADF)
Paper handling output, standard
150-sheet output bin
Envelope input capacity
Up to 10 envelopes
Finished output handling
Media sizes supported
Tray 1: Tray 1: A4, A5, A6, B5 (JIS), 16K, 10 x 15 cm, postcards (JIS single, JIS double), envelopes (ISO DL, ISO C5, ISO B5);
Tray 2, optional Tray 3: A4, A5, A6, B5 (JIS), 16K, 10 x 15 cm, postcards (JIS single, JIS double), envelopes (ISO DL, ISO C5, ISO B5); Automatic duplexer: A4, B5
Media sizes, custom
Tray 1: 3 x 5 to 8.5 x 14 in; Tray 2, optional Tray 3: 3.94 x 5.83 to 8.5 x 14 in
Paper (bond, brochure, colored, glossy, letterhead, photo, plain, preprinted, prepunched, recycled, rough), postcards, transparencies, labels, envelopes
Supported media weight
Tray 1: 16 to 47 lb (up to 58 lb with HP Color laser glossy photo papers); Tray 2, optional Tray 3: 16 to 43 lb (up to 47 lb with postcards, up to 58 lb with HP Color laser glossy photo papers)
Automatic duplexer: 16 to 43 lb
Media weights by paper path
Tray 1: 60 to 176 g/m² (up to 220 g/m² with postcards and HP Color laser glossy photo papers); Tray 2, optional Tray 3: 60 to 163 g/m² (up to 176 g/m² with postcards); Automatic duplexer: 60 to 163 g/m²
110-volt input voltage: 110 to 127 VAC (+/- 10%), 60 Hz (+/- 3 Hz); 220-volt input voltage: 220 to 240 VAC (+/- 10%), 50 Hz (+/- 3 Hz) (Not dual voltage, power supply varies by part number with # Option code identifier)
Print speed, black (normal)
Up to 21 ppm
397 watts (print/copy), 17.6 watts (ready), 1.5 watts (sleep), 0.8 watts (Auto-Off/Auto-On), 0.2 watts (Auto-off/Manual-On), 0.2 watts (Off)
Power requirements are based on the country/region where the printer is sold. Do not convert operating voltages. This will damage the printer and void the product warranty.
Operating temperature range
59 to 86ºF
Operating humidity range
20 to 70% RH (non-condensing)
16.5 x 19.1 x 19.7 in
16.5 x 27.3 x 19.7 in
Print speed, color (normal)
Up to 21 ppm