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Husqvarna 562 XP® is developed for professional loggers, tree care workers and skilled land owners. The saw has a ground breaking design and is loaded with innovative solutions for efficient, convenient operation with large air filter and the ability to fit 28" bars. Our unique X-Torq® engine technology provide more power where you need it, up to 20% less fuel consumption and 75% less exhaust emission.


  • AutoTune

    AutoTune gives optimum engine performance throughout automatic engine settings.
    No time spent on carburettor adjustments. It compensates for
    different fuels, altitude, humidity, temperature and clogged air filter.



    Delivers lower fuel consumption and reduced exhaust emission levels in accordance with the world´s most stringent environmental regulations.


    Air Injection

    Extends the interval between filter cleaning, improving efficiency and increases engine life.


    Flip-up tank cap

    The flip-up tank cap is easy to open and close when refueling.


    Fast acceleration

    Low weight on all moving engine parts means fast acceleration.


    Two mass principle

    Effectively minimising vibrations by isolating the engine from the handles reducing operator fatigue.


    Adjustable oil pump

    Adjustable oil pump allows you to adjust chain lubrication to suit all working applications.


    Quick-release air filter

    Facilitates cleaning and replacement of the air filter.


    Magnesium crankcase

    Sturdily built crankcase withstands high rpms and tough professional use, ensuring a long service life.


    Combined choke/stop control

    Combined choke/stop control allows for easier starting and reduces the risk of the engine flooding.



    Snap-lock cylinder cover saves time when changing spark plugs and cleaning.


    Snap-lock cylinder cover

    Snap-lock cylinder cover saves time when changing spark plugs and cleaning.


    Three-piece crankshaft

    Forged three-piece crankshaft giving maximum durability for the toughest applications.


    Quick chain adjustments

    Side-mounted chain tensioner is conveniently located to allow quick and easy chain adjustment.


    Slimmed-down design

    Low, slender saw body makes the chainsaw easy and convenient to handle in any situation.


    Felling marks

    Distinct and coloured felling marks for better felling precision.


    Visible fuel level

    Transparent fuel indicator makes it easy to check fuel level.


    Smart Start®

    The engine and starter have been designed so the machine starts quickly with minimum effort. Resistance in the starter cord is reduced by up to 40%.


    Inertia chain brake

    Effective inertia-activated chain brake.


    Easy starting

    Air purge for very easy starting.


    Retained bar nuts

    The retaining function prevents losing the bar nuts.


    Bar length (inch) 20 in
    Chain speed at 133% of maximum engine power speed 28.3 m/s
    Pitch 3/8"
    Recommended bar length, max 28 in
    Recommended bar length, max 70 cm
    Recommended bar length, min 15 in
    Recommended bar length, min

    38 cm



    Cylinder bore 46 mm
    Cylinder displacement 59.8 cm³
    Cylinder stroke 36 mm
    Electrode gap 0.5 mm
    Fuel consumption 494 g/kWh
    Fuel tank volume 0.65 l
    Idling speed 2800 rpm
    Ignition module air gap 0.3 mm
    Maximum power speed 9600 rpm
    Power output 3.5 kW
    Power source Petrol
    Spark plug NGK CMR6H
    Torque, max. 3.65 Nm



    Equivalent vibration level (ahv, eq) front handle 3.2 m/s²
    Equivalent vibration level (ahv, eq) rear handle 5.0 m/s²



    Oil tank volume 0.33 l



    Sound power level, guaranteed (LWA) 118 dB(A)
    Sound power level, measured 116 dB(A)
    Sound pressure level at operators ear 106 dB(A)



    Weight (excl. cutting equipment) 6.1 kg
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