C8970B - HP Deskjet 6940 Printer

C8970B

 
 
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  • Get it all done in less time with breakthrough speeds.
  • Easily share printer with multiple computers using built-in wired Ethernet.
  • Professional quality printing that lasts—with or without borders.
  • Get it all done in less time with breakthrough speeds.
  • Easily share printer with multiple computers using built-in wired Ethernet.
  • Professional quality printing that lasts – with or without borders.
 
 
Connectivity
Optional connectivity
PC adapter with Bluetooth® wireless technology
Digital sending
Control panel
Advanced control panel with 'print cancel' button, ink-level indicators and network status lights
Media handling
Duplex print options
Automatic (optional)
Duty cycle (monthly, A4)
Up to 5000 pages
Custom media sizes
77 x 127 to 215 x 610 mm
Maximum number of paper trays
150-sheet input tray, optional 250-sheet paper tray, optional HP Auto Two-sided Print Accessory with Small Paper Tray
Standard paper trays
150-sheet input tray (fixed)
Media types supported
Paper (banner, inkjet, photo, plain), envelopes, labels, cards, transparencies, iron-on transfers, media (borderless, HP premium)
Paper handling optional/input
Optional 250-sheet plain paper tray (A4), optional two-sided print accessory (A4), optional two-sided print accessory with small paper tray (10 x 15 cm)
Paper handling standard/input
150-sheet input tray (fixed)
Paper handling standard/output
50-sheet output tray
Standard media sizes
A4 (210 x 297 mm), A5 (148 x 210 mm), B5 (176 x 250 mm), DL (220 x 110 mm), C6 (114 x 162 mm), A6 (105 x 148 mm), panorama (100 x 300 mm, 130 x 180 mm), 100 x 150 mm (with or without tear-off/cut-off tab)
Networking
Network capabilities
Built-in Ethernet
Ports
External I/O ports
1 USB - compatible with USB 2.0 specifications, 1 Ethernet, 1 PictBridge
Power
Power consumption
50 watts maximum
Power requirements
Input voltage 100 to 240 VAC (+/- 10%), 50/60 Hz (+/- 3 Hz)
Printing
Page yield footnote
For information on page yield, visit www.hp.com/go/pageyield, or see product packaging
Print head nozzles
672 black ink nozzles, 600 colour ink nozzles, 600 photo ink nozzles (optional)
Borderless printing
Borderless printing up to large panorama (215 x 610 mm)
Standard printer languages
HP PCL3 with HPA
Print quality (black, best quality)
Up to 1200 x 1200 dpi
Print quality (colour, best quality)
Up to 4800 x 1200 optimised dpi and 1200 input dpi
Print speed (black, best quality, A4)
Up to 2 ppm
Print speed (colour, best quality, A4)
Up to 2.1 ppm
Print speed (colour photo, best quality on photo paper, 10x15)
As fast as 67 sec
Print speed (black, draft quality, A4)
Up to 36 ppm
Print speed (colour, draft quality, A4)
Up to 27 ppm
Print speed footnote
Dependent upon document type and print mode
Print speed (black, normal quality, A4)
Up to 9.6 ppm
Print speed (colour, normal quality, A4)
Up to 5.8 ppm
Colour printing technology
HP Photoret III (HP Photoret IV enabled with optional photo cartridge)
Typefaces
8 built-in fonts, 4 each in portrait and landscape orientations: CG Times, CG Times Italic, Univers, Univers Italic, Courier, Courier Italic, Letter Gothic, Letter Gothic Italic
Print technology
HP Thermal Inkjet
Printer management
Basic WebJetAdmin support
Software
Software included
HP Photosmart Premier software
Compatible operating systems
Windows® 2000 Professional, XP Home, XP Professional; Certified for Windows Vista™; Mac OS X v 10.2.3, 10.3, 10.4
System
Minimum system requirements
For all systems: CD-ROM drive, SVGA monitor (1024 x 768 with 32-bit colour), USB port and USB cable for direct computer connection or working Ethernet network, Internet access; for PC systems: any Intel Pentium II, Celeron or compatible processor (Pentium 4 or higher recommended), 64 MB RAM for basic software installation (256 MB RAM for full software installation), 200 MB available hard disk space for basic software installation (450 MB for full software installation), Microsoft® Windows® 2000 Professional, XP Home, XP Professional for basic software installation (Windows® 2000 Professional, XP Home, XP Professional for full software installation), Internet Explorer 5.01 SP2 or higher
Minimum system requirements for Macintosh
For all systems: CD-ROM drive, SVGA monitor (1024 x 768 with 32-bit colour), USB port and USB cable for direct computer connection or working Ethernet network, Internet access; Mac OS X v 10.2.3, 10.3; G3 processor or greater; 256 MB RAM; 150 MB available hard disk space for software installation
1.
Share high speed printing across multiple computers with built-in Ethernet networking
Share high performance printing – with breakthrough print speeds – across multiple computers with built-in Ethernet networking; plug into the Ethernet port of a wireless router for convenient wireless printing.
Print up to 36 ppm in black, up to 27 ppm in colour
Print at speeds of up to 36 pages per minute in black, up to 27 pages per minute in colour.
Print with or without borders in any size up to large panorama (215 x 610 mm)*.
Print with or without borders in any size, including all popular media sizes: 10 x 15 cm, 13 x 18 cm, panorama, A4 and large panorama (215 x 610 mm)*.
Up to 4800-optimised dpi* colour and up to 1200-rendered dpi black, optional 6-ink** colour.
Professional-quality, fade-resistant colour printing at up to 4800-optimised dpi* for high resolution digital files; optional 6-ink** printing for virtually grain-free images and more than 1.2 million colours, or for stunning black & white photos***.
USB, PictBridge
USB connection, PictBridge port at front for direct printing from PictBridge-enabled digital cameras.
Optional auto two-sided printing accessory*; optional high-volume 250-sheet paper tray*
Enhanced productivity with optional HP Auto Two-sided Print Accessory (not included; please purchase separately); optional high-volume HP 250-sheet Plain Paper Tray for total 400-sheet capacity (not included; please purchase separately).
HP Photosmart Real Life technologies, media sensor, print cancel button, quiet print mode
HP Photosmart Real Life technologies including auto red-eye removal and adaptive lighting; media sensor checks paper and optimises print settings; convenient print cancel button saves paper and ink; quiet print mode.
Software included: HP Photosmart Share for sharing photos by e-mail without large attachments; HP Photosmart Software for editing, enhancing and organising photos.
Ultra-fast network printer
Optional duplexer/2nd paper tray
Print at up to 36 ppm black, 27 ppm colour
USB, Ethernet, optional Bluetooth
HP Vivera 4-ink, optional 6-ink
2.
Share high speed printing across multiple computers with built-in Ethernet networking
Share high performance printing – with breakthrough print speeds – across multiple computers with built-in Ethernet networking; plug into the Ethernet port of a wireless router for convenient wireless printing.
Print up to 36 ppm in black, up to 27 ppm in colour
Print at speeds of up to 36 pages per minute in black, up to 27 pages per minute in colour.
Print with or without borders in any size up to large panorama (215 x 610 mm)*.
Print with or without borders in any size, including all popular media sizes: 10 x 15 cm, 13 x 18 cm, panorama, A4 and large panorama (215 x 610 mm)*.
Up to 4800-optimised dpi* colour and up to 1200-rendered dpi black, optional 6-ink** colour.
Professional-quality, fade-resistant colour printing at up to 4800-optimised dpi* for high resolution digital files; optional 6-ink** printing for virtually grain-free images and more than 1.2 million colours, or for stunning black & white photos***.
USB, PictBridge
USB connection, PictBridge port at front for direct printing from PictBridge-enabled digital cameras.
Optional auto two-sided printing accessory*; optional high-volume 250-sheet paper tray*
Enhanced productivity with optional HP Auto Two-sided Print Accessory (not included; please purchase separately); optional high-volume HP 250-sheet Plain Paper Tray for total 400-sheet capacity (not included; please purchase separately).
HP Photosmart Real Life technologies, media sensor, print cancel button, quiet print mode
HP Photosmart Real Life technologies including auto red-eye removal and adaptive lighting; media sensor checks paper and optimises print settings; convenient print cancel button saves paper and ink; quiet print mode.
Software included: HP Photosmart Share for sharing photos by e-mail without large attachments; HP Photosmart Software for editing, enhancing and organising photos.
Ultra-fast network printer
Optional duplexer/2nd paper tray
Print at up to 36 ppm black, 27 ppm colour
USB, Ethernet, optional Bluetooth
HP Vivera 4-ink, optional 6-ink
3.
Share high speed printing across multiple computers with built-in Ethernet networking
Share high performance printing – with breakthrough print speeds – across multiple computers with built-in Ethernet networking; plug into the Ethernet port of a wireless router for convenient wireless printing.
Print up to 36 ppm in black, up to 27 ppm in colour
Print at speeds of up to 36 pages per minute in black, up to 27 pages per minute in colour.
Print with or without borders in any size up to large panorama (215 x 610 mm)*.
Print with or without borders in any size, including all popular media sizes: 10 x 15 cm, 13 x 18 cm, panorama, A4 and large panorama (215 x 610 mm)*.
Up to 4800-optimised dpi* colour and up to 1200-rendered dpi black, optional 6-ink** colour.
Professional-quality, fade-resistant colour printing at up to 4800-optimised dpi* for high resolution digital files; optional 6-ink** printing for virtually grain-free images and more than 1.2 million colours, or for stunning black & white photos***.
USB, PictBridge
USB connection, PictBridge port at front for direct printing from PictBridge-enabled digital cameras.
Optional auto two-sided printing accessory*; optional high-volume 250-sheet paper tray*
Enhanced productivity with optional HP Auto Two-sided Print Accessory (not included; please purchase separately); optional high-volume HP 250-sheet Plain Paper Tray for total 400-sheet capacity (not included; please purchase separately).
HP Photosmart Real Life technologies, media sensor, print cancel button, quiet print mode
HP Photosmart Real Life technologies including auto red-eye removal and adaptive lighting; media sensor checks paper and optimises print settings; convenient print cancel button saves paper and ink; quiet print mode.
Software included: HP Photosmart Share for sharing photos by e-mail without large attachments; HP Photosmart Software for editing, enhancing and organising photos.
Ultra-fast network printer
Optional duplexer/2nd paper tray
Print at up to 36 ppm black, 27 ppm colour
USB, Ethernet, optional Bluetooth
HP Vivera 4-ink, optional 6-ink
4.
Share high speed printing across multiple computers with built-in Ethernet networking
Share high performance printing – with breakthrough print speeds – across multiple computers with built-in Ethernet networking; plug into the Ethernet port of a wireless router for convenient wireless printing.
Print up to 36 ppm in black, up to 27 ppm in colour
Print at speeds of up to 36 pages per minute in black, up to 27 pages per minute in colour.
Print with or without borders in any size up to large panorama (215 x 610 mm)*.
Print with or without borders in any size, including all popular media sizes: 10 x 15 cm, 13 x 18 cm, panorama, A4 and large panorama (215 x 610 mm)*.
Up to 4800-optimised dpi* colour and up to 1200-rendered dpi black, optional 6-ink** colour.
Professional-quality, fade-resistant colour printing at up to 4800-optimised dpi* for high resolution digital files; optional 6-ink** printing for virtually grain-free images and more than 1.2 million colours, or for stunning black & white photos***.
USB, PictBridge
USB connection, PictBridge port at front for direct printing from PictBridge-enabled digital cameras.
Optional auto two-sided printing accessory*; optional high-volume 250-sheet paper tray*
Enhanced productivity with optional HP Auto Two-sided Print Accessory (not included; please purchase separately); optional high-volume HP 250-sheet Plain Paper Tray for total 400-sheet capacity (not included; please purchase separately).
HP Photosmart Real Life technologies, media sensor, print cancel button, quiet print mode
HP Photosmart Real Life technologies including auto red-eye removal and adaptive lighting; media sensor checks paper and optimises print settings; convenient print cancel button saves paper and ink; quiet print mode.
Software included: HP Photosmart Share for sharing photos by e-mail without large attachments; HP Photosmart Software for editing, enhancing and organising photos.
Ultra-fast network printer
Optional duplexer/2nd paper tray
Print at up to 36 ppm black, 27 ppm colour
USB, Ethernet, optional Bluetooth
HP Vivera 4-ink, optional 6-ink
5.
Share high speed printing across multiple computers with built-in Ethernet networking
Share high performance printing – with breakthrough print speeds – across multiple computers with built-in Ethernet networking; plug into the Ethernet port of a wireless router for convenient wireless printing.
Print up to 36 ppm in black, up to 27 ppm in colour
Print at speeds of up to 36 pages per minute in black, up to 27 pages per minute in colour.
Print with or without borders in any size up to large panorama (215 x 610 mm)*.
Print with or without borders in any size, including all popular media sizes: 10 x 15 cm, 13 x 18 cm, panorama, A4 and large panorama (215 x 610 mm)*.
Up to 4800-optimised dpi* colour and up to 1200-rendered dpi black, optional 6-ink** colour.
Professional-quality, fade-resistant colour printing at up to 4800-optimised dpi* for high resolution digital files; optional 6-ink** printing for virtually grain-free images and more than 1.2 million colours, or for stunning black & white photos***.
USB, PictBridge
USB connection, PictBridge port at front for direct printing from PictBridge-enabled digital cameras.
Optional auto two-sided printing accessory*; optional high-volume 250-sheet paper tray*
Enhanced productivity with optional HP Auto Two-sided Print Accessory (not included; please purchase separately); optional high-volume HP 250-sheet Plain Paper Tray for total 400-sheet capacity (not included; please purchase separately).
HP Photosmart Real Life technologies, media sensor, print cancel button, quiet print mode
HP Photosmart Real Life technologies including auto red-eye removal and adaptive lighting; media sensor checks paper and optimises print settings; convenient print cancel button saves paper and ink; quiet print mode.
Software included: HP Photosmart Share for sharing photos by e-mail without large attachments; HP Photosmart Software for editing, enhancing and organising photos.
Ultra-fast network printer
Optional duplexer/2nd paper tray
Print at up to 36 ppm black, 27 ppm colour
USB, Ethernet, optional Bluetooth
HP Vivera 4-ink, optional 6-ink
6.
Share high speed printing across multiple computers with built-in Ethernet networking
Share high performance printing – with breakthrough print speeds – across multiple computers with built-in Ethernet networking; plug into the Ethernet port of a wireless router for convenient wireless printing.
Print up to 36 ppm in black, up to 27 ppm in colour
Print at speeds of up to 36 pages per minute in black, up to 27 pages per minute in colour.
Print with or without borders in any size up to large panorama (215 x 610 mm)*.
Print with or without borders in any size, including all popular media sizes: 10 x 15 cm, 13 x 18 cm, panorama, A4 and large panorama (215 x 610 mm)*.
Up to 4800-optimised dpi* colour and up to 1200-rendered dpi black, optional 6-ink** colour.
Professional-quality, fade-resistant colour printing at up to 4800-optimised dpi* for high resolution digital files; optional 6-ink** printing for virtually grain-free images and more than 1.2 million colours, or for stunning black & white photos***.
USB, PictBridge
USB connection, PictBridge port at front for direct printing from PictBridge-enabled digital cameras.
Optional auto two-sided printing accessory*; optional high-volume 250-sheet paper tray*
Enhanced productivity with optional HP Auto Two-sided Print Accessory (not included; please purchase separately); optional high-volume HP 250-sheet Plain Paper Tray for total 400-sheet capacity (not included; please purchase separately).
HP Photosmart Real Life technologies, media sensor, print cancel button, quiet print mode
HP Photosmart Real Life technologies including auto red-eye removal and adaptive lighting; media sensor checks paper and optimises print settings; convenient print cancel button saves paper and ink; quiet print mode.
Software included: HP Photosmart Share for sharing photos by e-mail without large attachments; HP Photosmart Software for editing, enhancing and organising photos.
Ultra-fast network printer
Optional duplexer/2nd paper tray
Print at up to 36 ppm black, 27 ppm colour
USB, Ethernet, optional Bluetooth
HP Vivera 4-ink, optional 6-ink
7.
Share high speed printing across multiple computers with built-in Ethernet networking
Share high performance printing – with breakthrough print speeds – across multiple computers with built-in Ethernet networking; plug into the Ethernet port of a wireless router for convenient wireless printing.
Print up to 36 ppm in black, up to 27 ppm in colour
Print at speeds of up to 36 pages per minute in black, up to 27 pages per minute in colour.
Print with or without borders in any size up to large panorama (215 x 610 mm)*.
Print with or without borders in any size, including all popular media sizes: 10 x 15 cm, 13 x 18 cm, panorama, A4 and large panorama (215 x 610 mm)*.
Up to 4800-optimised dpi* colour and up to 1200-rendered dpi black, optional 6-ink** colour.
Professional-quality, fade-resistant colour printing at up to 4800-optimised dpi* for high resolution digital files; optional 6-ink** printing for virtually grain-free images and more than 1.2 million colours, or for stunning black & white photos***.
USB, PictBridge
USB connection, PictBridge port at front for direct printing from PictBridge-enabled digital cameras.
Optional auto two-sided printing accessory*; optional high-volume 250-sheet paper tray*
Enhanced productivity with optional HP Auto Two-sided Print Accessory (not included; please purchase separately); optional high-volume HP 250-sheet Plain Paper Tray for total 400-sheet capacity (not included; please purchase separately).
HP Photosmart Real Life technologies, media sensor, print cancel button, quiet print mode
HP Photosmart Real Life technologies including auto red-eye removal and adaptive lighting; media sensor checks paper and optimises print settings; convenient print cancel button saves paper and ink; quiet print mode.
Software included: HP Photosmart Share for sharing photos by e-mail without large attachments; HP Photosmart Software for editing, enhancing and organising photos.
Ultra-fast network printer
Optional duplexer/2nd paper tray
Print at up to 36 ppm black, 27 ppm colour
USB, Ethernet, optional Bluetooth
HP Vivera 4-ink, optional 6-ink
8.
Share high speed printing across multiple computers with built-in Ethernet networking
Share high performance printing – with breakthrough print speeds – across multiple computers with built-in Ethernet networking; plug into the Ethernet port of a wireless router for convenient wireless printing.
Print up to 36 ppm in black, up to 27 ppm in colour
Print at speeds of up to 36 pages per minute in black, up to 27 pages per minute in colour.
Print with or without borders in any size up to large panorama (215 x 610 mm)*.
Print with or without borders in any size, including all popular media sizes: 10 x 15 cm, 13 x 18 cm, panorama, A4 and large panorama (215 x 610 mm)*.
Up to 4800-optimised dpi* colour and up to 1200-rendered dpi black, optional 6-ink** colour.
Professional-quality, fade-resistant colour printing at up to 4800-optimised dpi* for high resolution digital files; optional 6-ink** printing for virtually grain-free images and more than 1.2 million colours, or for stunning black & white photos***.
USB, PictBridge
USB connection, PictBridge port at front for direct printing from PictBridge-enabled digital cameras.
Optional auto two-sided printing accessory*; optional high-volume 250-sheet paper tray*
Enhanced productivity with optional HP Auto Two-sided Print Accessory (not included; please purchase separately); optional high-volume HP 250-sheet Plain Paper Tray for total 400-sheet capacity (not included; please purchase separately).
HP Photosmart Real Life technologies, media sensor, print cancel button, quiet print mode
HP Photosmart Real Life technologies including auto red-eye removal and adaptive lighting; media sensor checks paper and optimises print settings; convenient print cancel button saves paper and ink; quiet print mode.
Software included: HP Photosmart Share for sharing photos by e-mail without large attachments; HP Photosmart Software for editing, enhancing and organising photos.
Ultra-fast network printer
Optional duplexer/2nd paper tray
Print at up to 36 ppm black, 27 ppm colour
USB, Ethernet, optional Bluetooth
HP Vivera 4-ink, optional 6-ink
Technical feature 03 footnote
* With Windows Vista, additional software is needed to create and print panorama photos.
* Up to 4800x1200-optimised dpi colour when printing from a computer and 1200-input dpi. ** 6-ink printing available with purchase of HP 348 Photo Inkjet Print Cartridge (not included, please purchase separately). *** With purchase of HP 100 Grey Photo Inkjet Print Cartridge (not included, please purchase separately).
Not included; please purchase separately.
Technical feature 04 footnote
* With Windows Vista, additional software is needed to create and print panorama photos.
* Up to 4800x1200-optimised dpi colour when printing from a computer and 1200-input dpi. ** 6-ink printing available with purchase of HP 348 Photo Inkjet Print Cartridge (not included, please purchase separately). *** With purchase of HP 100 Grey Photo Inkjet Print Cartridge (not included, please purchase separately).
Not included; please purchase separately.
Technical feature 06 footnote
* With Windows Vista, additional software is needed to create and print panorama photos.
* Up to 4800x1200-optimised dpi colour when printing from a computer and 1200-input dpi. ** 6-ink printing available with purchase of HP 348 Photo Inkjet Print Cartridge (not included, please purchase separately). *** With purchase of HP 100 Grey Photo Inkjet Print Cartridge (not included, please purchase separately).
Not included; please purchase separately.
 
 
Operating temperature range5 to 40º C
Acoustic pressure emissions40.5 dB(A) (Best), 46.5 dB(A) (Normal), 50.5 dB(A) (Fast Normal), 53 dB(A) (FastDraft)
Acoustic power emissions5.2 B(A) (Best), 5.9 B(A) (Normal), 6.3 B(A) (Fast normal), 6.5 B(A) (Fast draft)
Recommended humidity operating range20 to 80% RH
 
 
UNSPC code43212104
Energy Star certifiedYes
Electromagnetic compatibilityEN55022: 1998/Class B/CISPR 22: 1997 Class B/CISPR 22: +A1 2000; EN55024: 1998: 2001; EN 61000-4-2: 1995; EN 61000-4-3: 1996; EN 61000-4-4: 1995; EN 61000-4-5: 1995; EN 61000-4-6: 1996; EN 61000-4-8: 1993; EN 610004-11: 1994; IEC/EN 61000-3-2: 1995/A14: 2000; IEC/EN 61000-3-3: 1995: 2001; FCC Title 47 CFR, Part 15 Class B
 
 
Weight6 kg
Dimensions (W x D x H)450 x 367 x 144 mm
 
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