Pros

  • Superior photo quality
  • Very easy to use

Cons

  • Photos falter on plain paper
  • Flimsy output tray

At A Glance

Crisp, natural photo quality and a low price help this printer rise above faster competitors.

Manufacturer’s Description

Do you want a printer that can churn out photos at a quick clip? Check out this new model from HP. The Photosmart D7160 Photo Printer delivers 4 x 6 in shots in as little time as 12 seconds, and you'll get documents at 32 pages per minute black, 31 color. You'll also love the spacious 2.4 in color display and efficient, six-individual-ink system.

Manufacturer’s Website

http://www.hp.com

The Specs

Pricing
Part Number Q7047A#ABA
Requirements
Operating System Compatibility
  • Microsoft Windows 2000
  • Microsoft Windows XP
General Information
UPC Code 882780529731
Storage Media
Memory stick Memory Stick
SD card SD Card

Performance

PCWorld Test Center (Quality)
Print quality: Text Good
Print quality: Color photo Superior
Print quality: Grayscale photo Good
PCWorld Test Center (Speed)
Print speed: Text 7.5   ppm
Performance
300dpi Line Art Image (secs) 20.75
Tested Grayscale Speed (ppm) 3.4
Two-Page Excel Document (secs) 42.48
Color Output Quality Fair
4 by 6 Color Photo (secs) 16.88
4 by 6 Grayscale Photo (secs) 17.49
Three-Page Word Document (secs) 44.55
Ten-Page Word Document (secs) 104.37
Sports Action Shot (secs) 61.63
Tested Glossy Photo Speed (ppm) 1.0
Tested Lineart Speed (ppm) 2.9
Tested Color Speed (ppm) 2.9
Line Art Output Quality Good
One-Page Webpage (secs) 24.56