Today in the world of modern technology, we cannot imagine our existence without computers and computer equipment. They are so included in our professional and everyday everyday life that in a sense they make our everyday lives easier. Multifunctional devices not only allow you to print the necessary documents for work or training, but also scan, make a copy or send a fax. Among the companies that manufacture this equipment, we can distinguish the American brand HP.
HP is a global provider of not only new technologies, but also computing systems, a variety of printing devices. The HP brand is one of the creators of the global printing device industry. Among the wide range of MFPs there are both inkjet and laser models. All of them are distinguished by design, color, a variety of forms and the presence of functions, but above all, they are distinguished by the American quality, which has been noted for many years by buyers from all over the world.
Multifunctional devices are a special type of printing technology that combines 3 in 1, namely: printer-scanner-copier. These features are standard on any device. MFPs can be color and black and white, for home and office use. HP devices are equipped with advanced imaging features. Some options are found in separate scanners.
All models support working with Microsoft SharePoint, which allows you to easily share scanned files. Thanks to character recognition technology, a scanned document can be immediately converted to another format.
All products have a fairly reasonable cost, which will satisfy the needs of even the most budgetary buyer.
Review of the best models
The range of HP products is quite wide. Consider the popular models that have conquered the market.
HP Smart Tank 530 MFP
MFP is made in black color and stylish design. Lovely compact model for home use . It has small dimensions: width 449 mm, depth 373 mm, height 198 mm, and weight 6.19 kg. The inkjet model can print in color on A4 paper. The maximum resolution is 4800x1200 dpi. Black and white copying speed is 10 pages per minute, and color - 2, printing of the first page begins after 14 seconds. The recommended monthly resource is 1,000 pages. The resource of a black cartridge is designed for 6000 pages, and color - for 8000. The model has a built-in continuous ink supply system (CISS). Connecting to a personal computer is possible using a USB cable, Wi-Fi, Bluetooth.
There is a monochrome touch screen with a diagonal of 2.2 inches for control. The minimum paper weight is 60 g / m2 and the maximum is 300 g / m2. The processor frequency is 1200 Hz, the RAM is 256 Mb. The paper feed tray holds 100 sheets, and the output tray holds 30 sheets. During operation, the device is almost inaudible - the noise level is 50 dB. Power consumption in operating mode is 3.7 watts.
HP Laser 135R
Laser model made in a combination of colors: green, black and white. The model weighs 7.46 kg and has dimensions: width 406 mm, depth 360 mm, height 253 mm. Designed for laser printing with monochrome color on A4 paper. Printing the first page begins in 8.3 seconds, black and white copying and printing are 20 sheets per minute. The monthly resource is calculated up to 10,000 pages. The yield of a black and white cartridge is 1,000 pages. RAM is 128 MB, and the processor is 60 MHz. The paper feed tray holds 150 sheets, and the dispensing tray - 100. During operation, the device consumes electricity with a power of 300 watts.
HP OfficeJet 8013
Equipped with an inkjet cartridge and the ability to provide color printing on A4 paper . The MFP is suitable for the home and has the following characteristics: maximum resolution 4800x1200 dpi, printing of the first page starts in 13 seconds. The device produces 28 pages with black and white copying, and 2 pages per minute with color copying. There is the possibility of duplex printing. The monthly cartridge life is 20,000 pages. The monthly black and white print resource is designed for 300 pages, and color - for 315 pages. The device is equipped with four cartridges. The model has a touch screen for transferring functions to work.
The RAM is 256 Mb, the processor frequency is 1200 MHz, the color depth of the scanner is 24 bits. The paper feed tray holds 225 sheets, and the output tray holds 60 sheets. Power consumption of the model is 21 kW. The model is made in a combination of black and white, has the following dimensions: width 460 mm, depth 341 mm, height 234 mm, weight 8.2 kg.
HP Deskjet Advantage 5075
Compact MFP is an inkjet device for color printing on A4 paper with a maximum resolution of 4800x1200 dpi. Printing the first page starts at 16 seconds, in one minute you can print 20 black and white and 17 color pages. Duplex printing is available. The monthly print resource is 1,000 pages. The yield of a black-and-white cartridge is 360 pages, and that of a color cartridge is 200. Connection to a personal computer is possible via USB, Wi-Fi.
The model has a monochrome touch screen, the RAM of the device is 256 MB, the processor frequency is 80 MHz, the color scanning depth is 24 bits. The paper feed tray holds 100 sheets, and 25 sheets for dispensing. Power consumption of the device is 14 watts. The MFP has the following dimensions: width 445 mm, depth 367 mm, height 128 mm, weight 5.4 kg.
Included with each model is an instruction manual. It clearly indicates how to connect the MFP to a computer through a surge protector, power supply and USB cable, via Wi-Fi and Bluetooth, how to install drivers and programs for the device to work, how to start printing, scanning and faxing. How to replace the cartridge and clean it. The user manual provides basic information about the device, as well as a detailed description of the device and how to use the functions. Cautions and operating conditions are indicated. The procedure and rules for refilling cartridges, the time for preventive monitoring and maintenance, the use of consumables. All the icons on the control panel for each model are described: what they mean, how to turn on the device and install software
All the icons on the control panel for each model are described: what they mean, how to turn on the device and install the software.
During the operation of the MFP, various problems sometimes arise that can be fixed on the spot. Options for these malfunctions and methods for their elimination are provided for in the operating instructions.
It is infrequent, but it happens that the device does not print, or a paper jam has occurred. This may be due to the fact that the rules of use are not respected. It is possible that paper of a different thickness or several different types of paper was used, and if it is wet or wrinkled, it is incorrectly installed. To clear an existing jam, you must slowly and carefully remove the jammed document, and restart the print function again. All jams in the paper tray or inside the printer are displayed on the display.
Existing indicators on the control panel may also report other malfunctions or deviations in operation. The status indicator can be green and orange. If the green color is on, it means that the set function works in normal mode, if the orange light is on or blinking, there are certain malfunctions.
And also the device has a wireless or power indicator. It may light up, blink blue or white. Any state of these colors means a certain state.
The list of designations is indicated in the instructions.
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