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HP J3680 Officejet All-in-One Printer Review

January 5th, 2011 1 comment

About HP J3680 Officejet All-in-One Printer

Are you running a home office or you simply want to get a new printer? Before you go out to buy, then you might want to learn more about HP J3680 Officejet All-in-One Printer first. It is available only for as low as $49, depending on which online retailer you get it from, but it nonetheless represents true value. And yet, it is manufactured by HP, which is a brand trusted for delivering high quality printers.

HP J3680 Officejet All-in-One Printer is an all-in-one printer that utilizes inkjet technolgy for printing documents and pictures. When printing pictures, it offers decent speed and performance depending on what type of document or picture you are printing with this device. If you are printing black pictures, then it runs on 20 ppm but if you are printing colored materials, then it operates on 14 ppm. The paper tray feeder can accommodate up to 100 sheets of paper, to enable you to become more productive and facilitate in a speedier printing or processing of documents.

In terms of quality, HP J3680 Officejet All-in-One Printer offers quality prints with a maximum scanning resolution of 600 x 1200 dpi. You can therefore recreate pictures and documents in vivid colors to make it easier to read. These are all made possible by the unique  HP Thermal Inkjet technology that is one of the best in the industry today.

If you want to use the fax features of HP J3680 Officejet All-in-One Printer, you can send fax messages with ease as they are delivered with 33.6 kbps. You can therefore send an average fax speed of 3 seconds per page. Even the fax resolution are of high quality such that you can produce the same quality documents on the recipient side. In addition to sending fax messages, you can also make calls in a highly efficient manner. Thus, this machine is literally anything you need to work on your home office.

Pro’s of HP J3680 Officejet All-in-One Printer

*It is a reliable piece of machine for scanning, copying, or printing;

*It is durable enough to last for a long time even with constant use;

*It prints, scans or copies documents in a speedy manner;

*It can load several sheets of paper at a time to speed up your work;

*It is compact in size such that it won’t take up too much space.

Con’s of HP J3680 Officejet All-in-One Printer

*The quality of picture printing could still be improved.

The Bottom Line

The HP J3680 Officejet All-in-One Printer is an overall recommended product for its excellent performance coupled with a great price. Indeed, you cannot find an all-in-one printer that can deliver a wide range of functionalities at this price point. The general user consensus has been positive, especially in terms of performance and quality. If you want to save money and enjoy more useful functions from this device, then make sure to get one for your home or office.

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HP Officejet 6000 Wireless Printer Review

December 7th, 2010 4 comments

HP Officejet 6000 Wireless Printer is the latest printer from HP or Hewlett Packard costing 120 dollars. This printer is uses the HP thermal inkjet printing technology for printing. The print resolution of this printer for black and white content is 600 dots per inch and it scales up to 4800 X 1200 dots per inch for color content. The number of pages that can be printed with black color content is 32 pages per minute and for color content it is the same number. There is a built in wireless adapter present in this printer and it can support wireless network protocols IEEE 802.11 b and g. This when used as laser printer it can print at a speed of 7 pages per minute for both black and color contents.

There is one USB port, one Ethernet port and one Wireless connectivity available in HP Officejet 6000. This supports border less prints for the media dimensions of 8.5 inches X 11.7 inches. The type of media supported on this printer are the following legal, letter, A4, statement, envelopes, executive, 3 X 5 inches, 5 X 7 inches, 4 X 6 inches, 5 X 8 inches, 4 X 11 inches, 4 X 10 inches, 4 X 12 inches and 8 X 10 inches. This printer supports both dye type ink and pigment based ink. The dye type ink is used for color printing and the pigment based ink is used for black color content printing.

HP Officejet 6000 Wireless Printer has a duty cycle of 7000 pages per month. There is double side printing supported for legal, letter and A4 type sheets. Automatic paper sensing technology is in place, thus it can automatically detect the presence of paper in the input tray and can use it for printing. There is an inbuilt memory of 32 MB available in this printer which it uses to store the queued contents that needs to be printed.

HP Officejet 6000 Wireless printer has a processor which operates at a speed of 192 Mega hertz. This printer is compatible with windows XP service pack 4, windows XP home edition, windows 2000, windows vista both 32 bit and 64 bit and windows XP both 32 bit and 64 bit. This is also compatible with Mac OS X 10.4 and Mac OS X 10.5. The input tray can hold a maximum of 250 sheets and the output tray capacity is 50 sheets. The wireless features makes it a perfect fit to be the office printer, so that more people can interact with the printer and use the wireless connectivity to print documents easily. Papers, brochure paper, envelops, cards and labels can be printed using this printer. Simply this is the best printer for office usage.

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Canon Pixma MP250 all-in-one inkjet printer

December 6th, 2010 1 comment

Canon Pixma MP250 all-in-one inkjet printer is the latest inkjet printer available in the market from Canon the Japanese based multinational giant, who is into consumer electronics manufacturing. The images per minute of black and white images measures 7 and when it comes to printing color content the images per minute drops to 4.8. The number of nozzles available for the black measures 320 and for color it is 1152 and the total number of nozzles available in this printer measures 1472. The Picoliter size of the color measures 2 and 5.

The print resolution of Canon Pixma MP250 all-in-one printer while printing gray scale image measures 600 X 600 dots per inch, while printing color content it measures 4800 X 1200 dots per inch. The type of media that can be fed to this printer can be legal, letter, envelopes, 4 inches X 6 inches and 5 inches X 7 inches. This can be used as a copier also the copying speed of this printer is 39 seconds. The copying can be border less, multiple copy, 1 – 99 pages and fit to page. This printer has scanning capabilities too, the scanner of this printer is flatbed type and contact image sensor or CIS is the scanning element used. The maximum resolution of the scanner is 600 X 1200 dots per inch for optical scanning and 19200 X 19200 dots per inch for interpolated scanning.

Canon Pixma MP250 inkjet printer has scanner features like push scan and gutter shadow correction technologies in place. The color depth supported by the scanner is both 48 bits and 24 bits. The maximum document size that can be scanned is 8.5 inches X 11.7 inches. There is a seven segment LCD display in this printer, auto sheet feeder is also available in this printer. Dual color Gamut technology is also implemented in this printer. There is a Self opening output tray present in Canon Pixma MP250 and also quick start features is also available in this printer.

Canon Pixma MP250 printer is compatible with all variants of windows operating system, it can work with windows 7 which is the latest version of the windows operating system and it is backward compatible with windows vista, windows XP and windows 2000. This printer is also compatible with Mac OS above versions x 10.3.9. There is an USB interface through which the user can connect this printer to their personal computer or Mac machine. There is a 90 day warranty coverage offered by the manufacturer from the date of purchase. The driver CD of the printer comes along with the printer, this does not have a wireless support thus there is no options available for the user to make use of this printer via a wireless network. This is simply cost effective and efficient 3 in 1 device that fits everyone’s bills.

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Canon-PIXMA MG5220 Wireless All-In-One Printer Review

December 2nd, 2010 No comments

Canon PIXMA MG5220 Wireless All-In-One Printer is the latest printer available in the market from Canon Japan based multinational giant in consumer electronics market and a leading innovator and global player in the same. The cost of this Canon – PIXMA MG5220 Wireless All-In-One Printer  is 150 dollars. This printer also has scanning and copying capability thus this is one device that fits multiple needs.

Canon – PIXMA MG5220 Wireless All-In-One Printer, black ink cartridge, multi color ink cartridge, user’s manual and driver software CD ROM are the things that are packaged as a product. This can fit in as a perfect home or office printer as its performance suits both the needs. There are also other features like wireless capability which supports IEEE 802.11 b, g and n standards. Thus it can work with any wireless devices which supports 802.11 b, g or n. The color resolution is 9600 X 2400 dots per inch and the black and white resolution is to a maximum of 600 X 600 dots per inch.

There is a built in memory card slot also which allows the user to plug in a memory card and print the contents that are available in the memory card. This printer has both color and black and white print capabilities. This printer also has Blue tooth and pitch bridge capabilities which allows the user to print even without the help of a personal computer. Canon-PIXMA MG5220 Wireless All-In-One Printer also identifies and interact with memory stick, memory stick pro, memory stick pro duo, memory stick duo, XD picture card type M, XD picture card type H and the standard XD picture card.

Canon-PIXMA MG5220 Wireless All-In-One Printer can do color copies at a speed of 15 copies per minute. The copier features include 4 in 1 copy, 2 in 1 copy, auto exposure, continuous copying, border less, fit to page, gutter shadow correction, photo reprint, trimming, image repeat and brightness and fading correction. The input tray can hold 150 sheets and the scanner capabilities include 8.5 inches X 11.7 inches scanning area. This when working as a scanner can provide scanning resolution of 2400 X 4800 dpi when used in optical mode and when in interpolated mode can provide up to 19200 X 19200 dpi.

Canon  PIXMA MG5220 Wireless All-In-One Printer can print of different media including A4, legal, letter and envelopes. This can print photos as well as documents. This can as well print on both the sides of the sheet. The bit depth provided is 48 bits and it also supports 24 bits bit depth. The reduction or enlargement of the media printed or copied can vary from 25 % to 400 %. This is a cheap, high performing all in one combo for everyone’s printing, scanning and copying needs.

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HP Deskjet 1055 All-in-One Printer Review

November 29th, 2010 15 comments

HP Deskjet 1055 All-in-One Printer is the new printer that is available in the market from HP which is the abbreviated form of Hewlett Packard, the US based leading digital electronics giant and computer manufacturer. HP Deskjet 1055 All-in-One Printer comes at a cost of 30 dollars (Target  offer  at the time of writing review), which includes scanning and copying features also. There are two trays where the user can load the papers. The total tray capacity of this printer is 60 and each of the tray can separately hold 30 sheets each. This printer can print multiple colors and it is not just a black and white printer.

The color depth of HP Deskjet 1055 All-in-One is 24 bits, where each primary color value has 8 bits. The different types of papers on which it can print are Envelopes, legal and letter. HP Deskjet 1055 All-in-One Printer is compatible with Mac OS and normal personal computers meaning Linux and windows flavors. There is also an USB port through which the user can connect the printer to Computer or get USB connectivity on the printer. The resolution of the printer while doing black and white printing is 600 x 600 dots per inch and while printing colored contents it is 4800 x 1200 dots per inch.

HP Deskjet 1055 All-in-One Printer can do black and white prints at a speed of 16 pages per minute and color prints can be done at a speed of 12 pages per minute. The copier resolution for black and while content is same as the printing resolution of black and white content which is 600 x 600 dots per inch. The copier resolution for the colored content is also the same value (600 x 600 dots per inch). The scanner can scan contents with a maximum resolution of 1200 x 1200 dots per inch. The supported operating systems are Mac OS x 10.2.8 or higher versions, all the flavors of windows operating system are supported. The tri color ink cartridge is a part of the package along with the power cable, black ink cartridge, instruction manual and driver software.

The manufacturer provides one year warranty for the parts and labor. There is no Wireless feature that is supported and also since there is no Ethernet port, this can not be configured as network printer. HP Deskjet 1055 All-in-One is the best fit for personal needs of every user and will make a good combo along with the personal computer at home. This comes at a lesser price but there is no compensation that is there on the performance offered. For the cost of the one device we get, three devices. This is a combo device where you can print, scan and do copying also.

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