Minimum hard disk space
The minimum hard disk space required to store or run a computer program or operating system.
Compatible operating systems
List of desktop operating systems tested as compatible with this product.
Windows 98 SE, 2000 (SP3~), Me, XP Home, XP Professional, XP Professional x64 Edition, XP Media Center Edition, XP Tablet PC Edition; Mac OS X v10.3, 10.4
JetDirect Compatible Products
Minimum system requirements for Macintosh
G3; 128 MB RAM, 400 MB HD
Type of display (screen) e.g. LCD.
Package dimensions (WxDxH)
Dimensions of the packaged product (Width x Depth x Height).
532 x 233 x 466 mm
Recommended media weight
A4: 65 to 90, HP envelopes: 70 to 90, HP cards: up to 200, HP photo paper: up to 280
Wireless option type
Optional, with HP bt450 Bluetooth Wireless Printer and PC Adapter
Indicates whether the product is network-ready out of the box.
Software distributed with another product such as a piece of computer hardware or other electronic device, or a group of software packages which are sold together. A software suite is an example of bundled software, as is software which is pre-installed on a new computer.
HP Photosmart Essential & Premier Software, HP Photosmart Express
Dimensions of the product (Width x Depth x Height).
463 x 500 x 236 mm
Number of cartons per pallet
Media size (tray 1)
Letter, legal, executive, No. 10 envelopes, index cards, 5 x 7-in photo, 4 x 6-in photo, 4 x 12-in panorama, 4 x 24-in panorama
Indicates whether automatic redialing is available on this product
Technology that communicates with other devices without a physical connection e.g. radio, WiFi.
Print quality, vertical alignment accuracy
+/- 0.0508 mm
Number of layers per pallet
Component of a printer that applies the mark or image to the paper.
6 (1 each black, cyan, magenta, yellow, light cyan, light magenta)
Product dimensions when open (LxWxD)
46.2 cm (18.2")
The different activities/purposes of the device.
Indicates the method used to print by this product.
Standard output capacity for transparancies
Interface ports to connect pieces of equipment. USB (Universal Serial Bus) has become the most popular wired interface to connect peripherals. USB 2.0 supports speeds up to 480 Mbit/s (USB 1: 12 Mbit/s). The interface FireWire is also known as the IEEE 1394 standard. Enhanced IDE (EIDE)is sometimes referred to as Fast ATA, Fast IDE or ATA-2.
USB 2.0, PictBridge, memory cards
100 ~ 240 VAC (+/- 10%), 50/60 Hz (+/- 3 Hz)
Media types supported
The types of media which can be used with this product.
Paper (inkjet, photo, plain), envelopes, labels, cards (greeting, index), transparencies, iron-on transfers
Print speed (colour, draft quality, 10 x 15 photo)
As fast as 12 sec
Print speed (colour, fast normal quality, 10 x 15 photo)
As fast as 16 sec
Maximum input capacity (photo paper)
Up to 30 sheets
Print speed (black, fast normal quality, letter)
Up to 7.9 ppm
Photo proofsheets supported
Maximum output capacity for labels
Up to 25 sheets
Maximum output capacity (photo paper)
Up to 10 sheets
Maximum input capacity for 10 x 15 cm photographs
Print resolution (photo, best quality)
Up to 4800 x 1200 optimized dpi using 1200 x 1200 input dpi
Standard output capacity for labels
Up to 25 sheets
Standard output capacity for legal
Up to 50 sheets
Print speed (colour, normal quality, 10 x 15 photo)
As fast as 21 sec
As fast as 49 sec
+/- 0.010 in
Print speed (colour, full page, normal quality, letter)
As fast as 45 sec
Print speed (colour, fast normal, letter)
Up to 7.3 ppm
Print speed (colour, full page, best quality, letter)
As fast as 97 sec
Print speed (colour, full page, draft quality, letter)
As fast as 27 sec
10 x 15 cm photos in as fast as 12 seconds; documents up to 32 ppm black/31 ppm colour.
Economical printing with individual ink cartridges and ink recirculation system.
Built-in 6.1 cm (2.5 in) colour LCD screen for previewing and selecting photos without
Description of the control panel of the product; including the available buttons; and the function of each button
11 front-panel buttons (Power, Print Preview, Print, Cancel, Photo Fix, Rotate, Zoom In, Zoom Out, Home, Back, Ok)
Package dimensions (W x D x H)
530.9 x 233.7 x 464.8 mm (20.9 x 9.2 x 18.3")
Pallet dimensions (W x D x H) (imperial)
1219.2 x 1016 x 2476.5 mm (48 x 40 x 97.5")
Standard input capacity for legal
Up to 100 sheets
Recommended media weight (imperial)
16 to 24 lb
Standard input capacity for envelopes
Up to 10 envelopes
Automatic paper sensor
Indicates whether or not this product has the automatic paper type selection feature.
Direct photo printing from camera phones with the optional HP bt450 Bluetooth Wireless Printer Adapter
Print speed (colour, draft quality, letter)
Up to 31 ppm
Print speed (colour, best quality, letter)
Up to 2.1 ppm
Maximum print length (imperial)
Pallet weight (imperial)
459 kg (1012 lbs)
Media sizes supported (imperial)
Letter, legal, executive, cards, No. 10 envelopes, photo (4 x 6 in, 5 x 7 in, 8 x 10 in), panoramic (4 x 12 in, 4 x 24 in)
Print speed (black, best quality, letter)
Up to 2.1 ppm
Print quality (colour, best quality)
The best print quality for color printing in dots per inch. Manufacturers are optimizing often with software the print quality.
Print quality (black, normal quality)
Print quality (black, draft quality)
Print quality (black, best quality)
Best print quality with black cartridge. Often the quality is optimized by using rendering techniques, and the most optimal conditions are assumed, like using good photo paper.
1200 x 1200 DPI