Pros

  • High-quality text printing
  • Fast color printing, compact size

Cons

  • Expensive operating costs
  • No paper handling upgrades

At A Glance

This small entry-level model is fast at printing both text and color graphics, though paper handling is limited.

Manufacturer’s Description

Personalize CD/DVDs with colorful art and text by printing directly on inkjet printable CD/DVDs. Print photos in optional 6-ink color and laser-quality black text, without a computer, from memory cards and digital cameras.

The Specs

Pricing
Part Number 62426905
Interfaces/Ports
USB Yes
PictBridge Yes
General Information
Manufacturer Hewlett-Packard
Manufacturer Part Number Q7091A#ABA
UPC Code 882780576865
Brand Name HP
Product Name Photosmart D5160 Photo Printer
Marketing Information

Personalize CD/DVDs with colorful art and text by printing directly on inkjet printable CD/DVDs. Print photos in optional 6-ink color and laser-quality black text, without a computer, from memory cards and digital cameras.

Product Model D5160
Product Type Inkjet Printer
Manufacturer Website Address http://www.hp.com
Product Line Photosmart
Memory
Memory Card Supported Secure Digital, MMC, CompactFlash (CF), Memory Stick, Memory Stick Duo, xD-Picture Card
Standard Memory 64 MB
Memory Card Slot Yes
Miscellaneous
Additional Information

Custom Media Sizes: 3" � 5" to 8.5" � 24"

Physical Characteristics
Form Factor Desktop
Media Handling
Media Type Plain Paper, Photo Paper, Borderless Media, Envelope
Borderless Printing Yes
Media Size 3" x 5", 8.50" x 24", Panoramic, Custom Size
Technical Information
Platform Supported PC, Mac
Maximum Mono Print Speed (ppm) 31
Maximum Color Print Speed (ppm) 24
Maximum Print Resolution 4800 x 1200 dpi
Print Color Color
Reliability
Duty Cycle 3000 pages per month
Fonts & Emulation
Language Emulation Redefined Printing Command Stream (RPCS), PCL 3 GUI

Performance

PCWorld Test Center (Quality)
Print quality: Text Superior
Print quality: Color photo Fair
Print quality: Grayscale photo Fair
PCWorld Test Center (Speed)
Print speed: Text 20.7   ppm
Performance
300dpi Line Art Image (secs) 11.82
Two-Page Excel Document (secs) 18.6
Color Output Quality Good
Output Score, Color Photo, Best Quality Settings (formerly pf-Output-Print-Color-Best) Fair
4 by 6 Grayscale Photo (secs) 16.22
4 by 6 Color Photo (secs) 19.74
Output Score, Line Art, Default Settings (formerly pf-Output-Print-LineArt-Default) Very Good
Output Score, Color Graphics, Default Settings (formerly pf-Output-Print-Color-Default) Fair
Ten-Page Word Document (secs) 37.64
Output Score, Text, Default Settings (formerly pf-Output-Print-Text-Default) Very Good
Overall Scan Quality n/a
Sports Action Shot (secs) 23.92
Grayscale Glossy Output Quality n/a
One-Page Webpage (secs) 14.13
Tested Grayscale Speed (ppm) 3.7
Tested Photo Speed (formerly pf-PCWPhotoSpeed) 2.5
Output Score, Grayscale Graphics, Best Quality Settings (formerly pf-Output-Print-Grayscale-Best) Fair
Three-Page Word Document (secs) 20.96
Tested Glossy Photo Speed (ppm) 2.5
Tested Lineart Speed (ppm) 5.1
Tested Color Speed (ppm) 4.6
Line Art Output Quality Very Good