Lexmark W820

Part no.: 12B0198


  • Black & White Laser Printer
  • Print speed: up to 45 ppm

Product Description

A3 production-level printing: take the next step in productivity

Integrating and managing printers shouldn't be complicated

In every company, hardware and software environments are in constant evolution. Lexmark makes it easy to ensure that your printers are up and running whenever they're needed. - Standard and optional connectivity solutions ensure high speed communications and broad compatibility. Ethernet standard on W820n and dn. - Lexmark printers come with advanced software tools that automate and centralise the set up and updating of your networked printers. - MarkVision Professional software lets you remotely configure, monitor and manage Lexmark printers and a wide- range of non- Lexmark machines.

Increase your productivity, not your total cost of printing!

The W820 illustrates how Lexmark is driving down the total cost of printing while increasing printer performance. - Easy to install high yield cartridges and other customer-replaceable supply and maintenance items help you control costs. - User-selectable toner darkness settings and multi-up printing let you. - Lexmark service and support ensures fast, reliable intervention. - Finishing capabilities reduce the human intervention required for large print runs.

Finishing options: the possibilities are endless!

The W820's advanced finishing options make professional document production a snap and free your team for more important work. - Multiple staple positions (up to 3 positions). - Hole punching. - Offset stacking.

Production level performance in our fastest A3 printer!

If you've already used a Lexmark departmental printer, you know how its speed can benefit your company. Now, with the W820, you can revolutionise the pace at which you work. 45 ppm, A3/ A4 printing, advanced document finishing options and trailblazing multifunction capabilities: no wonder our top of the line printer is good for your bottom line! - A3/ A4 printing. - 45 ppm print speed, 4 seconds time to first page and fast RIP technology for lightning fast job turnaround. - 10/ 100 Base Tx Ethernet to keep your department on track. Standard on W820n and dn. - Efficiency boosting high capacity standard and optional paper handling features *. - Duplex and multi- up printing options to reduce toner useand paperwaste. Duplex standard on W820dn. *up to 6 trays for a total maximum of 3 535 sheets

General Specs

Part no. 12B0198
Print technology
  • Black & White Laser Printer
Media sizes supported
  • 7 3/4 Envelope, JIS-B4, JIS-B5, A3, Ledger, A4, Legal, A5, Letter, Statement, C5 Envelope, Executive, Universal, DL Envelope, Folio, 10 Envelope
Standard connectivity
  • Two free internal card slots, USB port (compatible with USB 2.0 specification, type B), Centronics IEEE 1284 bidirectional parallel
Size (HxWxD)
  • 483 x 902 x 559 mm
  • 47.7 kg
Packaged size (HxWxD)
  • 674 x 927 x 737 mm
Packaged weight
  • 69.1 kg


Print speed
  • up to:
  • black: 45 ppm (A4)
Time to first page
  • as fast as:
  • black: <7 seconds
Print resolution
  • black: 300 x 300 dpi, 600 x 600 dpi, 1200 IQ (1200 x 600 dpi)
Printable area
  • 4 mm of the top, bottom, right and left edges (within)

Paper Handling

Media types supported
  • Labels, Card Stock, Plain Paper, Transparencies, Envelopes, Refer to the Card Stock & Label Guide., Heavy media - Index (up to 163 gsm)
  • Yes
Paper input capacity
  • standard: 1035 pages
  • maximum: 3535 pages
  • 1035 pages
Paper output capacity
  • up to:
  • standard: 500 pages
  • maximum: 3550 pages
Paper handling
  • standard:
  • 35-sheet Mulitpurpose Feeder, 500-sheet Output Bin, Two 500-sheet Trays
Paper handling
  • optional:
  • 2500-sheet High Capacity Feeder, Envelope Feeder, 3250-sheet Finisher, Duplex Unit

Cartridges & Imaging

Supplies yield
  • 30.0001-page print cartridge1


  • 350 MHz
  • standard: 32 MB
  • maximum: 384 MB
Printer languages
  • standard:
  • PCL 6 Emulation, Personal Printer Data Stream (PPDS), PostScript 3 Emulation
Fonts and symbol sets
  • 2 PCL bitmap fonts, For more information, refer to the Technical Reference., 156 scalable PostScript fonts, 84 scalable PCL fonts, 83 symbol sets in PCL 6 emulation, 5 PPDS bitmap fonts, 39 scalable PPDS fonts


Optional local ports
  • External Serial Adapter, 1284-C parallel interface card, Internal RS-232C serial
Optional network ports
  • Ethernet 10BaseT/2 (external, print only), Token-Ring (external, print only), Fast Ethernet (internal), Ethernet 10BaseT/2 (internal), 100BaseFX / 10BaseFL Fiber (internal), Token-Ring (internal), Twinax/Coax adapter for SCS, Fast Ethernet (external, print only)

Supported Operating Systems

Microsoft Windows operating systems supported
  • Windows 2000, Windows 98, 2nd Edition, Windows NT (4.00/4.00 Server), Windows 95 4.00.950 or later, Windows Me, Windows XP, Windows 7
Apple Operating Systems Supported
  • Apple Mac OS X, Apple Mac OS 8.6 - 9.x
Linux operating systems supported
  • Caldera eDesktop 2.4, Red Hat Linux 7.0, 7.1, 7.2, SUSE Linux 7.1, 7.2, 7.3, TurboLinux Workstation 6.0, 6.1
Citrix MetaFrame
  • Citrix, MetaFrame and MetaFrame XP are registered trademarks or trademarks of Citrix Systems, Inc. in the U.S. and other countries., Microsoft Windows 2000 Server running Terminal Services with Citrix MetaFrame XP Presentation Server or Citrix MetaFrame Presentation Server 3.0., Microsoft Windows NT 4 Terminal Server with Citrix MetaFrame XP Presentation Server
Novell operating systems supported
  • Novell NetWare 3.2, 4.2, 5.x, 6.x including full NDS and NDPS support, Novell Distributed Print Services (NDPS) 2.0 or later with Lexmark Printing Solution
UNIX operating systems supported
  • Certified Solaris Ready by Sun Microsystems, Compaq (Digital) UNIX 4.0D, Compaq Tru64 UNIX 4.0F, 5.1, HP-UX 10.20, 11.00, IBM AIX 4.2.1, 4.3.3, 5.1, 5.2, SCO OpenServer 5.0.5, 5.0.6, SGI IRIX 6.5.x, Sun Solaris SPARC 8, 9, 10, Sun Solaris x86 7, 8, 9, (SCO) UnixWare 7.0, 7.1, 7.1.1
Other operating systems supported
  • IBM iSeries or IBM AS/400® Systems with TCP/IP with OS/400® V3R1 or later using OS/400 Host Print Transform, Virtually any platform supporting TCP/IP

Electrical & Operation

Noise level / Noise Level
  • Operating:
  • 33 dBA (idle)
  • 54 dBA (Print)
  • 43212105


Product guarantee
  • One Year OnSite Repair

1Average standard page yield declared in accordance with ISO/IEC 19752

Name Part no. Category
14T0440 Connectivity
14T0430 Connectivity