HP Officejet Pro K550 Printer

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HP Officejet Pro K550DTN Printer

Hewlett-Packard C8158A#A2L
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HP Officejet Pro K550DTN Printer

Hewlett-Packard C8158A#AKY
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HP Officejet Pro K550 Printer

Hewlett-Packard C8157A#UUW
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Price Best Price: $766.00
Pros
  • Affordably priced
  • Good looking photos on photo paper
Cons
  • Produces weak prints on plain paper
  • Lacks a color LCD and media card slots
At A Glance

This no-frills printer produces wonderful photos, but it's slow and print quality on plain paper is lackluster.

Specs

Pricing

Part Number C8157A#A2L C8158A#A2L C8158A#AKY C8157A#UUW

Interfaces/Ports

USB Yes Yes Yes Yes

General Information

Manufacturer Hewlett-Packard Hewlett-Packard Hewlett-Packard Hewlett-Packard
UPC Code 882780070127 0882780070356 F79231 43212105
Manufacturer Part Number C8157A#A2L C8158A#A2L C8158A#AKY C8157A#UUW
Brand Name HP HP HP HP
Product Name Officejet Pro K550 Printer Officejet Pro K550DTN Printer Officejet Pro K550DTN Printer Officejet Pro K550 Printer
Marketing Information

Get the color printing you have always wanted and look more professional with the world's fastest desktop business color printer with Laser Quality Speeds up to twice as fast and printing costs up to 30 percent lower than color laser printers.

Get the color printing you have always wanted and look more professional with the world's fastest desktop business color printer with Laser Quality Speeds up to twice as fast and printing costs up to 30 percent lower than color laser printers.

Get the color printing you have always wanted and look more professional with the world's fastest desktop business color printer with Laser Quality Speeds up to twice as fast and printing costs up to 30 percent lower than color laser printers.

Officejet Pro K550 is the world's fastest desktop colour business printer with laser quality speeds up to twice the speed of colour laser printers, plus up to 30% lower colour cost-per-page and up to 25% lower black cost-per-page than mono lasers. This fast, economical printer is perfect for the small or micro business customer looking for fast, professional-quality, high-volume printing, and low cost of printing and ownership.

Product Model K550 K550DTN K550DTN K550
Product Type Inkjet Printer Inkjet Printer Inkjet Printer Inkjet Printer
Manufacturer Website Address http://www.hp.com http://www.hp.com http://www.hp.com http://www.hp.com
Product Line Officejet Pro Officejet Pro Officejet Pro Officejet Pro

Memory

Standard Memory 32 MB 32 MB 32 MB 32 MB
Maximum Memory 32 MB 32 MB   32 MB

Miscellaneous

Package Contents
  • HP Officejet Pro K550 Printer
  • Power cord
  • 2 printheads
  • Setup Poster
  • USB cable (AP only)
  • Getting Started Guide
  • Driver CD plus User's Guide
  • 4 print cartridges (1 each: black, cyan, magenta, yellow)
  • HP Officejet Pro K550DTN Printer
  • Power cord
  • 2 printheads
  • Setup Poster
  • Second tray
  • Auto duplexer
  • USB cable (AP only)
  • Getting Started Guide
  • Driver CD plus User's Guide
  • 4 print cartridges (1 each: black, cyan, magenta, yellow)
  • HP Officejet Pro K550DTN Printer
  • Power cord
  • 2 printheads
  • Setup Poster
  • Second tray
  • Auto duplexer
  • USB cable (AP only)
  • Getting Started Guide
  • Driver CD plus User's Guide
  • 4 print cartridges (1 each: black, cyan, magenta, yellow)
  • Officejet Pro K550 Printer
  • 4 individual ink cartridges HP 88 (black 20 ml, cyan, magenta and yellow 9 ml each)
  • 2 printheads (black/yellow and cyan/magenta)
  • Software CD-ROM
  • Setup poster
  • Power cable
  • Additional Information
  • Custom Media Sizes: 3 x 5 to 8.5 x 14 in
  • Print Speed:

  • Black: Up to 12 ppm Laser Quality Speed*
  • Color: Up to 10 ppm Laser Quality Speed*
  • *Laser Quality Speed is an HP measurement method representing the print speed of typical office documents in default mode.

  • Custom Media Sizes: 3 x 5 to 8.5 x 14 in
  • Print Speed:

  • Black: Up to 12 ppm Laser Quality Speed*
  • Color: Up to 10 ppm Laser Quality Speed*
  • *Laser Quality Speed is an HP measurement method representing the print speed of typical office documents in default mode.

    Custom Media Sizes: 3" x 5" to 8.5" x 14"

  • Colour Printing Technology: HP Photoret III
  • Print Head Nozzles: 2112
  • Custom Media Sizes: 76 x 127 to 216 x 356 mm
  • Maximum Input Capacity: Up to 600
  • Maximum Print Area: 209.9 x 349.6 mm
  • Print Margins (Top/left/right/bottom): 3 mm
  • Standard Printer Language: PCL 3 with HP High Performance Architecture (HPA)
  • Power Supply Type: Internal power supply
  • Acoustic Power Emissions:

  • Sound Power:
    • 6.5 B(A) (Printing at 12 ppm, Normal mode)
    • 6.9 B(A) (Printing at 37 ppm, Draft mode)
  • Sound Pressure:
    • 51 dB(A) (Printing at 16ppm, Normal mode)
    • 55 dB(A) (Printing at 37ppm, Draft mode)

    Printer Management:

  • HP Officejet Pro K550 Toolbox
  • HP Printer Status and Alerts
  • Physical Characteristics

    Height 8.4" 11.9" 11.9" 8.4"
    Width 19.5" 19.5" 19.5" 19.5"
    Depth 22.8" 26" 26.0" 15.9"
    Weight (Approximate) 342.4  oz 462.4  oz 462.4  oz 342.08  oz
    Form Factor Desktop Desktop Desktop Desktop

    Warranty

    Limited Warranty 1 Year 1 Year 1 Year 1 Year

    Media Handling

    Media Size Letter, Legal, Executive, Statement, Envelope No. 10, Monarch Envelope, DL Envelope, 3" x 5", 4" x 6", 5" x 7", 4" x 10", 4" x 11", 4" x 12", 8" x 10", Custom Size Letter, Legal, Executive, Statement, DL Envelope, Envelope No. 10, Monarch Envelope, 3" x 5", 4" x 6", 5" x 7", 4" x 10", 4" x 11", 4" x 12", 8" x 10", Custom Size Letter, Legal, Executive, Statement, DL Envelope, Envelope No. 10, Monarch Envelope, 3" x 5", 4" x 6", 5" x 7", 4" x 10", 4" x 11", 4" x 12", 8" x 10", Custom Size A4, A5, A6, B4, B5, C5 Envelope, C6 Envelope, 3.94" x 5.91", 5.12" x 7.09", Custom Size
    Standard Input Media Capacity 250 sheets 500 sheets 350 sheets 250 sheets
    Media Handling 1 x Input Tray 250 Sheet, 1 x Output Tray 150 Sheet 2 x Input Tray 250 Sheet, 1 x Output Tray 350 Sheet 1 x Input Tray 350 Sheet, 1 x Output Tray 250 Sheet 1 x Input Tray 250 Sheet, 1 x Output Tray 150 Sheet
    Media Type Plain Paper, Inkjet Paper, Photo Paper, Envelope, Brochure Paper, Transparency, Label, Index Card, Greeting Card Label, Envelope, Inkjet Paper, Index Card, Plain Paper, Photo Paper, Brochure Paper, Transparency, Greeting Card Label, Envelope, Inkjet Paper, Index Card, Plain Paper, Photo Paper, Brochure Paper, Transparency, Greeting Card Plain Paper, Inkjet Paper, Photo Paper, Envelope, Brochure Paper, Transparency, Label, Index Card, Greeting Card
    Number of Input/Multipurpose Trays Installed 1 2 1 1

    Processor & Chipset

    Processor Speed 300 MHz 300 MHz   300 MHz

    Power Description

    Off-Mode Power Consumption 150 mW 150 mW    
    Operating Power Consumption 52.17 W 53.97 W    

    Technical Information

    Platform Supported PC, Mac PC, Mac PC, Mac PC, Mac
    Maximum Color Print Speed (ppm) 33 33 33 33
    Maximum Print Resolution 4800 x 1200 dpi 4800 x 1200 dpi 4800 x 1200 dpi 4800 x 1200 dpi
    Duplex Printing Manual Automatic Automatic Manual
    Maximum Mono Print Speed (ppm) 37 37 37 37
    Print Color Color Color Color Color

    Reliability

    Duty Cycle 7500 pages per month 7500 pages per month 7500 pages per month 7500 pages per month

    Fonts & Emulation

    Language Emulation PCL 3, PCL 3 GUI PCL 3, PCL 3 GUI PCL 3, PCL 3 GUI PCL 3

    Network & Communication

    Ethernet Technology   Fast Ethernet Fast Ethernet  
    Ethernet   Yes Yes  

    Performance

    PCWorld Test Center (Quality)

    Print quality: Text

    Fair      
    Print quality: Color photo

    Superior      
    Print quality: Grayscale photo

    Superior      

    PCWorld Test Center (Speed)

    Print speed: Text

    ppm

    2.1      

    Performance

    Output Score, Color Photo, Best Quality Settings (formerly pf-Output-Print-Color-Best)

    Superior      
    Output Score, Color Graphics, Default Settings (formerly pf-Output-Print-Color-Default)

    Fair      
    One-Page Grayscale Graphic (secs)

    31.39      
    Two-Page Excel Document (secs)

    69.69      
    Color Photo, Best Quality Settings

    82.31      
    Line Art Output Quality

    Poor      
    Tested Color Speed (ppm)

    1.6      
    Color Photo (secs)

    31.02      
    Color Output Quality

    Fair      
    Ten-Page Word Document (secs)

    286.21      
    5 x 7 Photo (secs)

    82.31      
    Output Score, Line Art, Default Settings (formerly pf-Output-Print-LineArt-Default)

    Poor      
    Color Photo, Normal Settings

    31.02      
    Output Score, Grayscale Graphics, Best Quality Settings (formerly pf-Output-Print-Grayscale-Best)

    Superior      
    Tested Photo Speed (formerly pf-PCWPhotoSpeed)

    0.7      
    Three-Page PowerPoint Document (secs)

    118.71      
    Tested Glossy Photo Speed (ppm)

    0.7      
    Output Score, Text, Default Settings (formerly pf-Output-Print-Text-Default)

    Fair