Lexmark Z1520

Part no.: 11D1001


  • Thermal Inkjet
  • Duplex (2-sided) printing: Integrated Duplex
  • energy star logo

Product Description

Experience the convenience of printing wireless with the Lexmark Z1520! This compact color printer offers fast printing, built-in 2-sided printing and prints brilliant borderless photos in popular sizes.

Automatic cartridge alignment for optimal print quality

(3) Using Lexmark PerfectFinish™ Photo Paper

Share the Lexmark Z1520 wirelessly among multiple computers

Cartridge Compatibility

Black: 42(2), 42A, 44

Professional quality text and graphics; up to 4800 x 1200 dpi on glossy photo paper.

(2) Non-refillable cartridge licensed for single use only. Return empty cartridge only to Lexmark for remanufacturing, refilling or recycling. A variable amout of ink remains when this cartridge must be replaced. Replacement cartridges (41A, 42A) sold without these terms are available through www.lexmark.com.

High quality printing from virtually anywhere in the home over a secure wireless network(1)

Lexmark Toolbar makes printing from the Internet easy

Photo Printing

Borderless printing on popular photo sizes

Easy guided setup with Lexmark installation software

Color: 41(2), 41A, 43

Create brilliant photos with optional 6-color printing


Fast speeds! Up to 30 ppm black and 27 ppm color printing

(1) Printer designed to utilize your network's security (WEP, WPA and WPA2) and broadcast range

Wireless Printing

Built-in 802.11g wireless printing. Compatible with Wi-Fi Certified IEEE 802.11b/g/n

Lexmark Software Suite

Lexmark Productivity Studio software makes creative projects easy

Connect wireless or with USB cable.

Photo: 40

Direct photo printing with memory cards, USB Flash drive or with Pictbridge™ enabled camera

General Specs

Part no. 11D1001
Print technology
  • Thermal Inkjet
  • Colour Printing
Media sizes supported
  • Kakugata 6, 4 x 8", 7 3/4 Envelope, 9 Envelope, A4, Legal, A5, Letter, B5 Envelope, 4 x 6", Statement, C5 Envelope, 10 x 20 cm, DL Envelope, 6 3/4 envelope, L, 2L, Chokei 3, Chokei 4, 5 x 7", Chokei 40, Kakugata 3, Kakugata 4, Kakugata 5, 13 x 18 cm, 10 x 15 cm, A2 Baronial, A6, B5, C6 envelope, Custom (up to 216 x 432 mm), Hagaki card, Index Card, Executive, 10 Envelope
Standard connectivity
  • USB port (compatible with USB 2.0 specification, type B), USB pass-through via PictBridge port, 802.11g Wireless
Size (HxWxD)
  • 137 x 453 x 298 mm
  • 4,77 kg
Packaged size (HxWxD)
  • 221 x 379 x 580 mm
Packaged weight
  • 6,86 kg


Maximum print speed
  • up to:
  • black: 30 ppm (draft)
  • colour: 27 ppm (draft)
Print resolution
  • black: Up to 1200 x 1200 dpi
  • colour: Up to 4800 x 1200 dpi
  • 2-sided:
  • Integrated Duplex
Borderless printing media sizes
  • A4, L, Letter, 2L, 4 x 6", B5, 89 x 127 mm, 13 x 18 cm, Legal, A6, Hagaki Card, 10 x 15 cm, 4 x 8", 10 x 20 cm, A5, 5 x 7"

Paper Handling

Media types supported
  • Banner (A4 or Letter), Hagaki card, Labels, Photo paper, Iron-on transfers, Card Stock, Plain Paper, Transparencies, Envelopes, Glossy paper, Heavy weight matte paper
  • HxWxD:
  • trays extended: 237 x 453 x 404 mm


Digital media memory card compatibility
  • Sony Memory Stick PRO Duo (with adapter), CompactFlash I & II, xD card Type M, Type H, MultiMediaCard (MMC) Mobile (with adapter), Micro Secure Digital (Micro SD) card (with adapter), RS-MMC (with adapter), SanDisk TransFlash Memory Module (with adapter), MultiMediaCard (MMC), Microdrive, Sony Memory Stick, Memory Stick PRO, Sony Memory Stick Duo (with adapter), Mini Secure Digital (Mini SD) card (with adapter), Secure Digital (SD) card, xD card


PictBridge certified USB port
  • Yes

Supported Operating Systems

Operating systems supported
  • Microsoft Windows XP, Apple Mac OS X (10.4.4-10.5.x PowerPC), Microsoft Windows Vista x64, Apple Mac OS X (10.4.4-10.4.x Intel), Apple Mac OS X (10.3.9 Power PC), Microsoft Windows XP Professional x64, Microsoft Windows 2000 5.00.2195 or later, Microsoft Windows Vista

Electrical & Operation

Energy Star
  • Yes
Noise Level
  • Operating:
  • < 50 dBA (Print)
Average power while printing
  • 12 Watt
Average power in standby with power saver on
  • 6.4 Watt
Power supply
  • 25 Watt universal power supply (100-240V AC, 50/60 Hz)
Specified operating environment
  • Humidity: 8 to 80% Relative Humidity
  • Temperature: 16 to 32°C (60 to 90°F)
Product certifications
  • Energy Star, FCC Class B, UL 60950 3rd Edition, CE Class B, CB IEC 60950 IEC 60825-1, C-tick mark Class B, CCC Class B, CSA, ICES Class B, GS (TÜV), SEMKO
  • 43212104
Country of origin
  • China (PRC)


Product guarantee
  • 1 year On Site Replacement

Name Part no. Category
1021294 Connectivity