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.

Manufacturer’s Description

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.

The Specs

Pricing
Part Number C8157A#A2L
Interfaces/Ports
USB Yes
General Information
Manufacturer Hewlett-Packard
Manufacturer Part Number C8157A#A2L
UPC Code 882780070127
Brand Name HP
Product Name 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.

Product Model K550
Product Type Inkjet Printer
Manufacturer Website Address http://www.hp.com
Product Line Officejet Pro
Memory
Standard Memory 32 MB
Maximum Memory 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)
  • 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.

    Physical Characteristics
    Height 8.4"
    Width 19.5"
    Depth 22.8"
    Weight (Approximate) 342.4 oz
    Form Factor Desktop
    Warranty
    Limited Warranty 1 Year
    Media Handling
    Media Type Plain Paper, Inkjet Paper, Photo Paper, Envelope, Brochure Paper, Transparency, Label, Index Card, Greeting Card
    Media Handling 1 x Input Tray 250 Sheet, 1 x Output Tray 150 Sheet
    Standard Input Media Capacity 250 sheets
    Number of Input/Multipurpose Trays Installed 1
    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
    Processor & Chipset
    Processor Speed 300 MHz
    Power Description
    Operating Power Consumption 52.17 W
    Off-Mode Power Consumption 150 mW
    Technical Information
    Platform Supported PC, Mac
    Maximum Mono Print Speed (ppm) 37
    Maximum Color Print Speed (ppm) 33
    Duplex Printing Manual
    Maximum Print Resolution 4800 x 1200 dpi
    Print Color Color
    Reliability
    Duty Cycle 7500 pages per month
    Fonts & Emulation
    Language Emulation PCL 3, PCL 3 GUI