Pros

  • Respectable print speeds; cheap toner
  • Crisp text and line art

Cons

  • High purchase price; garish color prints
  • Installation and design can be confusing

At A Glance

Cheap toner aside, an MFP this expensive to purchase should have better design and performance.

Manufacturer’s Description

Officejet 6000 Wireless Printer offers borderless printing up to 8-1/2" x 11", automatic two-sided printing and laser quality printing. Generate 32 black/white pages per minute with up to 600 rendered dpi and 31 color pages per minute with up to 4800 x 1200 optimized dpi. Print 7 pages per minute in laser quality. Standard connections include one USB 2.0; one Ethernet; one wireless 802.11b/g. Thermal inkjet printer offer 32MB memory, 192 MHz processor, a 250-sheet input tray and 50-sheet output tray. Energy Star qualified.

The Specs

Pricing
Part Number C9295A#B1H
Interfaces/Ports
USB Yes
General Information
Manufacturer Hewlett-Packard
UPC Code 884420680673
Manufacturer Part Number C9295A#B1H
Brand Name HP
Product Name Officejet 6000 E609N Inkjet Printer
Marketing Information

Officejet 6000 Wireless Printer offers borderless printing up to 8-1/2" x 11", automatic two-sided printing and laser quality printing. Generate 32 black/white pages per minute with up to 600 rendered dpi and 31 color pages per minute with up to 4800 x 1200 optimized dpi. Print 7 pages per minute in laser quality. Standard connections include one USB 2.0; one Ethernet; one wireless 802.11b/g. Thermal inkjet printer offer 32MB memory, 192 MHz processor, a 250-sheet input tray and 50-sheet output tray. Energy Star qualified.

Product Model E609N
Product Type Inkjet Printer
Manufacturer Website Address http://www.hp.com
Product Line Officejet
Memory
Standard Memory 32 MB
Maximum Memory 32 MB
Miscellaneous
Package Contents
  • Officejet 6000 E609N Inkjet Printer
  • Automatic duplexer
  • Print Head Assembly
  • 1 x Black Officejet Ink Cartridge
  • 1 x Cyan Officejet Ink Cartridge
  • 1 x Magenta Officejet Ink Cartridge
  • 1 x Yellow Officejet Ink Cartridge
  • Power Supply
  • Power Cord
  • Setup Poster
  • Wireless Setup Guide
  • Software CD
  • USB Cable
Additional Information

Custom Media Sizes : 3 x 4 to 8.5 x 30 inches

Network & Communication
Wireless LAN Yes
Ethernet Technology Ethernet
Ethernet Yes
Physical Characteristics
Height 6.5"
Width 18"
Depth 18.7"
Weight (Approximate) 193.6 oz
Form Factor Desktop
Warranty
Limited Warranty 1 Year
Media Handling
Media Size Letter, Legal, Statement, Executive, Envelope No. 10, Monarch Envelope, DL Envelope, 3" x 5", 4" x 6", 5" x 7", 5" x 8", 4" x 10", 4" x 11", 4" x 12", 8" x 10", Custom Size, 8.50" x 11", 8.27" x 11.69"
Standard Input Media Capacity 250 sheets
Media Handling 1 x Input Tray 250 Sheet, 1 x Output Tray 50 Sheet
Number of Input Trays Supported 1
Media Type Plain Paper, Inkjet Paper, Photo Paper, Envelope, Brochure Paper, Transparency, Label, Index Card, Greeting Card, Borderless Media
Number of Input/Multipurpose Trays Installed 1
Maximum Input Media Capacity 250 sheets
Borderless Printing Yes
Processor & Chipset
Processor Speed 192 MHz
Technical Information
Platform Supported PC, Mac
Maximum Color Print Speed (ppm) 31
Maximum Print Resolution 4800 x 1200 dpi
Duplex Printing Automatic
Maximum Mono Print Speed (ppm) 32
Print Color Color
Reliability
Duty Cycle 7000 pages per month
Fonts & Emulation
Language Emulation PCL 3 GUI

Performance

PCWorld Test Center (Quality)
Print quality: Text Very Good
Print quality: Color photo Good
Print quality: Grayscale photo Fair
Copy quality Fair
PCWorld Test Center (Speed)
Print speed: Text 21.4   ppm
Performance
Final Scan Time, 4-by-5-Inch Document, 100 dpi 13.82
Grayscale Glossy Output Quality n/a
One-Page Word Document, 300 dpi Good
Final Scan Time, One-Page Word Document, 300 dpi 18.5
Preview Scan, 4-by-5-Inch Document, 100 dpi 14.42
Two-Page Excel Document (secs) 17.72
Sports Action Shot (secs) 30.24
Line Art Output Quality Superior
4 by 6 Grayscale Photo (secs) 18.49
Tested Color Speed (ppm) 4.2
Overall Scan Quality Good
One-Page Webpage (secs) 15.18
Tested Lineart Speed (ppm) 4.2
Preview Scan, One-Page Word Document, 300 dpi 14.35
Color Output Quality Good
Ten-Page Word Document (secs) 36.46
300dpi Line Art Image (secs) 14.14
Tested Grayscale Speed (ppm) 3.2
Three-Page Word Document (secs) 21.36
Tested Glossy Photo Speed (ppm) 2.0
Final Scan Time, 2-by-2-Inch Document, 600 dpi 13.77
One-Page Copy (secs) 17.63
One-Page Line Art, Maximum Resolution Good
Preview Scan, 2-by-2-Inch Document, 600 dpi 14.42
4 by 6 Color Photo (secs) 23.9