Q8638A - HP Photosmart A637 Compact Photo Printer


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Standard connectivity
1 USB, 1 PictBridge, 4 Memory card slots
Optional connectivity
HP Bluetooth Wireless Printer Adapters
Media handling
Duplex print options
None (not supported)
Custom media sizes
Tray 1: 4 x 6, 4 x 8, 5 x 7, 4 x 12 in
Maximum paper trays
Standard paper trays
Envelope feeder
Finished output handling
Media types supported
Photo paper, index cards
Paper handling standard/input
20-sheet input tray
Paper handling standard/output
20-sheet output tray
Media sizes supported
4 x 6 in, 4 x 8-in photo card, 4 x 12-in panorama, 5 x 7 in
Supported media weight
Up to 110 lb index
Recommended media weight
16 to 24 lb; HP photo papers: up to 75 lb
Maximum memory
64 MB
Network ready
Buffer size
64 MB
Photo proofsheets supported
Power consumption
25 watts maximum
Power requirements
Input voltage: 100 to 240 VAC (+/- 10%), 50/60 Hz (+/- 3 Hz)
Power supply type
External power supply module, optional internal lithium ion battery (not included, sold separately)
Colour(s) of print cartridges
Cyan, magenta, yellow
Number of print cartridges
1 (cyan, magenta, yellow)
Compatible ink types
Page yield identifier
Print colours
Standard printer languages
Maximum print length
12 in
Print quality black (best)
Up to 1200 x 1200 dpi
Print quality colour (best)
Up to 4800 x 1200 optimized dpi (on advanced photo paper)
Print speed colour (best, 4x6 photo)
As fast as 71 sec (with border, direct connect)
Print speed colour (draft, 4x6 photo)
As fast as 27 sec (with border, direct connect)
Print speed footnote
After first page; see http://www.hp.com/go/inkjetprinter for details. Print speed may vary depending on the type of output.
Print speed colour (normal, 4x6 photo)
As fast as 40 sec (with border, direct connect)
Print technology
HP Thermal Inkjet
Print heads
1 (cyan, magenta, yellow)
Jetdirect compatible
Software included
Software available for free download via the internet(not included)
Compatible operating systems
Windows® 7 ready. For more information go to http://http://www.hp.com/go/windows7. Some features may not be available; Certified for Windows Vista®; Windows® XP Home and Professional (SP1); Mac OS X v 10.4; Mac OS X v 10.5; Mac OS X v 10.6; Linux (see http://www.hplip.net)
Printer drivers included
Windows, Macintosh
Minimum system requirements
Windows® 7 ready. For more information go to http://http://www.hp.com/go/windows7. Some features may not be available; Windows Vista®: 800 MHz 32-bit (x86) or 64-bit (x64) processor, 512 MB RAM, 10 MB HD, Internet Explorer, USB; Windows® XP Home (SP1), Windows® XP Professional (SP1), Windows® XP Professional x64 (SP1) editions; : Any Intel Pentium II, Intel Celeron, or 233 MHz compatible processor, 128 MB RAM, 10 MB HD, Internet Explorer 6, USB. (Software is embedded in printer for XP (32-bit and Vista (32-bit). No CD required. Vista 64-bit and XP 64-bit available via Web download; XP and Vista 64-bit versions require Internet access.)
Recommended operating temperature range59 to 95° F
Package weight5.23 lb
Package dimensions11.8 x 6.5 x 7.99 in
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