Pros

  • Wi-Fi connectivity
  • Very easy to use

Cons

  • Standard-size black ink is expensive
  • Slow at printing, copying, and scanning

At A Glance

You get a little bit of a lot of features with this entry-level MFP, including Wi-Fi. Unfortunately it’s very slow, and only its high-yield black ink is a good deal.

Manufacturer’s Description

This affordable flatbed all in one prints professional quality color for a low cost per page. Productive and reliable, this all in one can help you stay on task at work or home. Reduce wasted paper by printing only the content you want, using HP Smart Web Printing.

The Specs

Pricing
Part Number CN547A#B1H
Requirements
Operating System Compatibility
  • Linux
  • Microsoft Windows 7
  • Microsoft Windows Vista
  • Microsoft Windows XP
General Information
UPC Code 884962135518
Faxing
Fax Resolution (dpi) 300 x 300 dpi
Scanning
Scanner Type Flatbed with ADF
Platform Support
Printer languages supported HP PCL 3

Performance

PCWorld Test Center (Quality)
Print quality: Text Good
Print quality: Color photo Good
Print quality: Grayscale photo Very Good
Scan quality: Color photo Good
Copy quality Very Good
PCWorld Test Center (Speed)
Print speed: Text 5.0   ppm
Performance
Scan Quality, 2-by-2 inch document @ 600 dpi Good
300dpi Line Art Image (secs) 25.3
Photo Quality, Composite (Best settings) Very Good
Final Scan Time, One-Page Word Document, 300 dpi 1.9
Two-Page Excel Document (secs) 56.0
Color Output Quality Good
Final Scan Time, 2-by-2-Inch Document, 600 dpi 23.3
Output Score, Color Photo, Best Quality Settings (formerly pf-Output-Print-Color-Best) Good
Output Score, Line Art, Default Settings (formerly pf-Output-Print-LineArt-Default) Very Good
Final Scan Time, 4-by-5-Inch Document, 100 dpi 1.0
Output Score, Color Graphics, Default Settings (formerly pf-Output-Print-Color-Default) Good
Photo Quality, Laguna Alms (Best settings) Fair
Ten-Page Word Document (secs) 103.0
Output Score, Text, Default Settings (formerly pf-Output-Print-Text-Default) Good
Overall Scan Quality Good
Tested Grayscale Speed (ppm) 2.8
Output Score, Grayscale Graphics, Best Quality Settings (formerly pf-Output-Print-Grayscale-Best) Very Good
Three-Page Word Document (secs) 52.0
Tested Glossy Photo Speed (ppm) 0.9
Tested Lineart Speed (ppm) 2.4
Line Art Output Quality Very Good