What are the dimensions of the A4 format? Let us tell you. Everyone knows the A4 format. After all, it is the best-known paper size of all A formats. Do you know the exact dimensions of A4 size? No problem! Printwerkdeal lists all sizes of A4 for you here. Below you will find all dimensions of A4 format in millimetres, centimetres and inches!
Format Dimensions in mm Dimensions in cm Dimensions in inches
A4 size 210 x 297 mm 21 x 29,7 cm 8,3 x 11,7 inches
The exact size of the A4 is 210 mm x 297 mm. This makes the length of the A4 format 297 millimetres and the width of the A4 format 210 millimetres. The dimensions of the A4 size in centimetres is 21 cm x 29,7 cm. The A4 format is therefore 29.7 centimetres long and 21 centimetres wide.
A4 size in mm
No doubt you have an idea of the size of an A4 format. But what exactly is the A4 size in millimetres? We’d like to tell you. The A4 size in mm is 210 x 297 millimetres. Paper size A4 in millimetres: 210 x 297 mm
A4 size in cm
Now that you know the A4 size is 210 x 297 millimetres, you can easily calculate the size in centimetres. The size of an A4 in cm is 21 x 29,7 centimetres. Paper size A4 in centimetres:_ 21 x 29,7 cm_
A4 size in inches
Although it is common to refer to a paper size in millimetres, it can be useful to know what the A4 size is in inches. Indeed, in many English-speaking countries, this is a common length measurement. An inch is 25.4 millimetres. That means the size A4 in inches is 8.3 x 11.7 inches. Paper size A4 in inches: 8.3 x 11.7 inches
Weight A4 size
How heavy is a piece of A4 paper? That depends on the paper thickness. So there is no standard A4 weight. Do you want to have a brochure printed on A4 size? Then we recommend 135 g/m² paper. Would you like to have an A4 flyer printed? Then 90 g/m² paper is the recommended choice. The weight of an A4 paper therefore depends on the paper type you choose. Have you chosen a paper type and know the exact dimensions of an A4? Then you can easily calculate the weight of one A4 sheet. You do that using the following formula:
Weight (g) = width (m) x height (m) x gram weight (g)
Example weight A4 format: A sheet of 135 g/m² paper with a paper size of 210 x 297 mm weighs 8.42 grams (0.21 x 0.297 x 135). A box with a print run of 100 then weighs (excluding box) 0.84 kg.
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Overview A formats
Still not sure which A format is suitable for your print product? In this table you will find a list of all A formats with the paper sizes in millimetres and centimetres. And not only that! We also tell you what these paper sizes are often used for.
Paper size Size in mm Size in cm Frequently selected products
A0 format 841 x 1189 mm 84.1 x 118.9 cm A0 Posters, pavement sign posters, light box posters
A1 size 594 x 840 mm 59.4 x 84 cm A1 Posters, pavement sign posters, light box posters
A2 size 420 x 594 mm 42 x 59.4 cm A2 Posters, pavement sign posters, light box posters
A3 size 297 x 420 mm 29.7 x 42 cm A3 Posters, A3 leaflets, A3 flyers, A3 menu cards
A4 size 210 x 297 mm 21 x 29.7 cm Brochures, A4 flyers, stationery, A4 notepads
A5 size 148 x 210 mm 14.8 x 21 cm A5 Flyers, A5 leaflets, A5 brochures, A5 notepads
A6 size 105 x 148 mm 10.5 x 14.8 cm A6 Flyers, postcards, A6 brochures, notepads
A7 size 74 x 105 mm 7.4 x 10.5 cm A7 Flyers, tickets, stickers (small format)
A8 format 52 x 74 mm 5.2 x 7.4 cm A8 Flyers, stickers (small format)
A9 format 37 x 52 mm 3.7 x 5.2 cm Stickers (small format), stickers on rolls, doming stickers
A10 size 26 x 37 mm 2.6 x 3.7 cm Stickers (small format), stickers on rolls, doming stickers