HP Color LaserJet Pro MFP M281fdn

Product information of the company:

DIN-A4 Multifunction Laser Printer  HP Color LaserJet Pro MFP M281fdn • Print | Copy | Fax | Scan | Digital Send • for fast and professional results • Duplex printing: automatically • Print/Copy speed: up to 21 ppm • network-enabled • HP ePrint | Apple AirPrint™ | Mopria™-certified | Mobile Apps


The laser printing device HP Color LaserJet Pro MFP M281fdn is awarded with the Blue Angel according to DE-UZ 205 in Germany, and meets over 100 strict criteria (click here to see the >> Blue Angel User Information). The Blue Angel User Information for this and further devices can also be accessed >> here on the HP website.

Technical data

  • Functions: Print | Copy | Fax | Scan | Digital Send
  • Monthly duty cycle (DIN A4): up to 40,000 pages (rec. 150 to 2,500 p.)
  • Print/Copy speed (DIN A4): up to 21 pages/minute (mono/colour)¹
  • Duplex printing: automatically
  • Resolution: print resolution of up to 600 x 600 dpi (best, mono/colour) | copy resolution of up to 600 x 600 dpi | scan resolution of up to 1.200 dpi (optical, Flatbed) | fax resolution of up to 300 x 300 dpi (superfine)
  • Mobile printing capability: HP ePrint | Apple AirPrint™ | Mopria™-certified | Mobile Apps
  • Paper feeding capacities: up to 250 sheets
  • Input capacities for paper: 250-sheets input tray | automatic document feeder (ADF): 50 sheets
  • Output capacity for paper: up to 100 sheets
  • Product dimensions/weight: 420 x 421.7 x 334.1 mm (W x D x H); 18.7 kg
  • Memory: 256 MB DDR | 256 MB Flash (not upgradeable)

Original printing supplies

  • HP 203A Black (CF540A), yield (mono): appr. 1,400 pages²
  • HP 203A Cyan (CF541A), yield (colour): appr. 1,300 pages²
  • HP 203A Magenta (CF543A), yield (colour): appr. 1,300 pages²
  • HP 203A Yellow (CF542A), yield (colour): appr. 1,300 pages²

Please note that laser printing systems are always tested with original toner cartridges. Thus, HP can only ensure compliance of its certified devices with the Blue Angel criteria when they are operated with original supplies.


Safety and the environment
The HP Color LaserJet Pro MFP M281fdn features an environmentally friendly and safe design. The printing system fulfils a wide range of requirements like for example of the ‘HP Design for Environment Program’ as well as of the following eco criteria:

  • Energy: meets criteria of Energy Star® | The power consumption of a device depends on its features and use. For more information, please click here to see the >> Blue Angel User Information
  • Emissions: low emissions according to DE-UZ 205; contribution to indoor air concentrations far below relevant international standards (German AGW, Europ. BOELV, US PEL)
  • Noise: low noise emissions in accordance with DE-UZ 205; declared sound power level during monochrome print mode: 63.9 dB³
  • Paper use: suited for the use of recycled paper*; equipped with paper-saving automatic duplex printing option
  • Return and recycling: free return and recycling of original HP toner cartridges via the ‘HP Planet Partners Program’
  • Longevity: availability of exchange and spare parts for at least five years after end of production

¹ Measured according to ISO/IEC 24734, except from the first few test documents. For more information go to http://www.hp.com/go/printerclaims. The exact print speed depends on the system configuration, the software, the driver, and the complexity of the respective document. ² Estimated average yield based on ISO/IEC 19798. Actual yields may vary considerably depending on content of printed pages and other factors. For details, please see http://www.hp.com/go/learnaboutsupplies. ³ Measurements and declarations according to DE-UZ 205. * Corresponding to EN 12281.

Benefits to the Environment

  1. low energy consumption
  2. low emissions and noise
  3. durable