HP Jetdirect ew2500 802.11b/g Wireless Print Server | HP® Official Store

Product specifications

Connectivity, standard

802.11b/g Wireless Ethernet; Ethernet; Fast Ethernet 802.3 RJ-45 (10/100Base-TX); Hi-Speed USB 2.0

Compatible operating systems

Microsoft® Windows® 7, Windows Vista®, Windows Vista® 64-bit, Windows® XP, Windows® XP 64-bit, Windows® Server 2008, Windows® 2008 64-bit, Windows® Server 2003, Windows® 2003 64-bit, Mac OS X v 10.2, v 10.3, v 10.4 or higher, Novell 5.1 or higher, Red Hat Linux 7.x or higher, SuSE Linux 8.x or higher, HP-UX 10.20, 11.x, 11.i, Solaris 2.5 or higher (SPARC systems only), IBM AIX 3.2.5 or higher 1, MPE-iX, Citrix Presentation Server, Windows® Terminal Services

Printer management

HP Web Jetadmin

Embedded web server


Support epp and ecp


Print job buffering


IPP support


Supported network protocols

IPv4/IPv6: Apple Bonjour compatible, SNMPv1/v2c/v3, HTTP, HTTPS, FTP, TFTP, Port 9100, LPD, IPP, Secure-IPP, WS Discovery, WS Print, IPsec/Firewall; IPv6: DHCPv6, MLDv1, ICMPv6; IPv4: Auto-IP, SLP, Telnet, IGMPv2, BOOTP/DHCP, WINS, IP Direct Mode

Browser supported

Internet Explorer 6.0 or higher; Mozilla 2.x or higher; Firefox 2.x or higher; Safari; Chrome

Printer supported

HP Business Inkjet Printer series: 2300, 2800; HP Color LaserJet Printer series: CP1025, CP1525, CP1515, CP1518, CP2025, CP3505, CP3525, CP4005, CP4025, CP4525, CP5225, CP5525, CP6015, 2600, 2605, 2700, 3000, 3600, 3800, 4700, 5550; HP LaserJet Printer series: P1606, P2014, P2015, P2035, P2055, P3005, P3015, P4014, P4015, P4515, 1160, 1320, 4240, 4250, 4350, 5200; HP Officejet Pro Printer series: K550, K850, K5300, K5400, K8600*, 8000; HP Officejet Pro AiO Printer series: L7300 AiO*, L7500 AiO*, L7600 AiO*, L7700 AiO*, 8500 AiO*, 8500A AiO*; HP Color LaserJet MFP series: CM1015 MFP*, CM1017 MFP*, CM3530 MFP*, CM4540 MFP*, CM4730 MFP*, CM6030 MFP*, CM6040 MFP*, 2820 AiO*, 2840 AiO*, 4730 MFP*; HP LaserJet MFP series: M3027 MFP*, M3035 MFP*, M4345 MFP*, M4555 MFP*, M5025 MFP*, M5035 MFP*, M9040 MFP*, M9050 MFP*, 3050 AiO*, 3052 AiO*, 3055 AiO*, 3380 AiO, 3390 AiO*, 3392 AiO*. *Note: support printing only, no software scan or Webscan on this device


One-year limited hardware warranty; 90-day warranty (software) on HP Jetdirect CD-ROM

What's in the box

HP Jetdirect ew2500 802.11b/g Wireless Print Server; Quick installation guide; CD-ROM with HP Installation Software and documentation; Power adapter; Localized Power cord; USB cable; Ethernet LAN cable

Network types

Wireless Ethernet (802.11b/g); Ethernet; Fast Ethernet; 802.3; RJ-45 (10/100Base-TX)


1 Hi-Speed USB 2.0; 1 Ethernet; 1 Wireless Ethernet

Print server type


Security management

Management security: SNMPv3, SSL/TLS (HTTPS), IPsec/Firewall; Port authentication (802.1x): Wired (EAP-PEAP, EAP-TLS), Wireless (EAP-PEAP, LEAP, EAP-TLS); Wireless network security: WPA, WPA2 authentication; AES, TKIP, WEP (40/64-bit and 104/128-bit) encryption

Network upgradeable firmware