March 11, 2015 – With their rich feature sets and low Total Cost of Ownership (TCO) and energy consumption, we’ve always maintained that in many way, business-inkjet printers represent the cutting edge in a sea of change. More recently, inkjet printers have attained a level of performance and manageability to the point where they can […]
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New HP Options Enable NFC Touch-to-Print Mobile Printing for LaserJets and Officejets; New HP LaserJets, MFPs, and More
Hewlett-Packard today introduced a host of new solutions and products, including two NFC “touch-to-print” mobile-printing options that will make NFC touch-to-print available for millions of LaserJet and Officejet users, and also introduced its first enterprise-level LaserJet with NFC touch-to-print, as well as several new single-function printers, MFPs, scanners, and solutions. NFC Options The new NFC printing […]
We recently completed Hands-On testing of Hewlett-Packard’s Officejet Pro X551dw ($599.99), a member of HP”s X Series of color inkjet printers and MFPs. The X series utilizes HP’s PageArray technology with a page-wide print head that dollar-for-dollar provides unparalleled print speeds. In fact, in testing we determined that image quality was satisfactory for interoffice communications […]
In this Head2Head Comparison of Small and Home Office Inkjet All-in-Ones, Wirth Consulting determined that the minimum qualifications for productive, shared use include networking, automatic duplex printing and an automatic document feeder. Using these criteria, we compared the features, performance and cost of ownership for five All-in-Ones from five vendors: Brother, Canon, Epson, Hewlett-Packard and […]
Hewlett-Packard has introduced the Officejet 150 Mobile All-in-One ($399.99), a portable, battery-powered All-in-One that measures approximately 3″x”7.5″x14″ and weighs in at about 6.5 lbs. It includes an AC power adapter and rechargeable Lithium Ion battery (print up to 500 pages on a charge). It can also be powered by any HP notebook power supply, and […]
Hewlett-Packard’s new Officejet 6600/6700 Premium e-All-in-Ones ($129.00/$149.00) are full-color ink-jet All-in-Ones, and replace the Officejet 6500A and Officejet 6500A Plus respectively. Designed for small offices and workgroups (from one to five users), the units are the same except that the Officejet 6700 Premium has faster print speeds and adds a wired Ethernet network interface, automatic duplex printing, and USB […]
The Officejet 4620 e-All-in-One ($99.99) is Hewlett-Packard’s entry-level full-color ink-jet All-in-One with Wi-Fi 802.11n wireless connectivity, and replaces the Officejet 4500. Designed for small offices and workgroups (from one to five users), the Officejet 4620 adds several improvements: four separate ink cartridges (versus one black cartridge and a tri-color ink cartridge), re-designed control panel, internal power supply (no external power […]
Gallery of photos taken of HP’s $149.99 ink-jet printer with new pigment inks, HP Web Jetadmin compatibility, color LCD display, wired and wireless networking and HP’s ePrint mobile printing solution. Resources HP Officejet Pro 8100 ePrinter Photo Gallery Premium Download – HP Officejet Pro 8100 ePrinter Hands-On Test Report HP Officejet Pro 8100 ePrinter Unboxing […]
HP’s newly redesigned Officejet Pro 8100 ePrinter performed better than its predecessor in virtually every aspect of testing and then some. It adds a color display and ePrint mobile printing, and is also quieter and sturdier. There are also new network management capabilities that make it the first Officejet Pro printer (and quite possibly the only thermal ink-jet […]
Download Wirth Consulting’s Hands-On Test Report for Hewlett-Packard’s latest full-color ink-jet printer, the OfficeJet Pro 8100 ePrinter. This new ink-jet printer features HP’s newest ink-jet imaging system, as well as mobile printing with HP’s ePrint and support for Apple’s AirPrint, amd faster, streamlined installation.
We recently evaluated Apple’s AirPrint Printing Solution for Apple iOS 4.2 Mobile Devices. Alas, we did not have access to an AirPrint compatible printer at the time. You can read more about it here. We also recently evaluated HP’s ePrint, a firmware-based solution that enables select HP printers to print e-mail attachments sent from any […]
Wirth Consulting un-boxes the Hewlett-Packard Officejet Pro 8500 Premier in preparation for one of our first Hands-On Test Reports. The video includes unboxing, hardware setup, ink and media installation, power-up settings and printing the test pages. Unboxing to Test Page