Pros

  • Simple control panel
  • Very good print quality

Cons

  • Small color LCD
  • Orangey fleshtones on photo paper

At A Glance

This home/school model prints good-looking text and photos quickly, and the inks are well priced.

Manufacturer’s Description

Versatile all-in-one with built-in wired and wireless networking, that produces lab-quality photos, laser-quality text, crisp copies and high quality scans. Print photos easily without a PC, using the built-in 2.4 display & memory card slots. Get laser-quality documents & stunning lab-quality photos, with new 5 individual HP Vivera inks.

Manufacturer’s Website

http://www.hp.com

The Specs

Pricing
Part Number CD028A
Requirements
Operating System Compatibility Microsoft Windows XP
General Information
UPC Code 883585420292
Storage Media
Memory stick Memory Stick
SD card SD Card
Scanning
Scanner Type Flatbed

Performance

PCWorld Test Center (Quality)
Print quality: Text Very Good
Print quality: Color photo Superior
Print quality: Grayscale photo Very Good
Copy quality Good
PCWorld Test Center (Speed)
Print speed: Text 11.3   ppm
Performance
300dpi Line Art Image (secs) 18.2
Final Scan Time, One-Page Word Document, 300 dpi 6.55
Two-Page Excel Document (secs) 36.33
Color Output Quality Very Good
One-Page Line Art, Maximum Resolution Very Good
Final Scan Time, 2-by-2-Inch Document, 600 dpi 20.33
4 by 6 Grayscale Photo (secs) 16.98
4 by 6 Color Photo (secs) 19.36
Final Scan Time, 4-by-5-Inch Document, 100 dpi 5.46
Ten-Page Word Document (secs) 68.88
Sports Action Shot (secs) 38.11
Overall Scan Quality Good
Preview Scan, One-Page Word Document, 300 dpi 28.24
Grayscale Glossy Output Quality n/a
One-Page Copy (secs) 21.2
One-Page Webpage (secs) 19.98
Tested Grayscale Speed (ppm) 3.5
Three-Page Word Document (secs) 37.48
Preview Scan, 2-by-2-Inch Document, 600 dpi 26.45
Tested Glossy Photo Speed (ppm) 1.6
One-Page Word Document, 300 dpi Good
Tested Lineart Speed (ppm) 3.3
Preview Scan, 4-by-5-Inch Document, 100 dpi 26.46
Tested Color Speed (ppm) 3.2
Line Art Output Quality Good