Inkjet Printers Guide
HP Global Influencer Summit 2012 (Part 2) - New Imaging and Printing Products
On-The-Go and Web-Connected Solutions
HP’s show floor at the Global Influencer Summit 2012 was not only teeming with notebook computers, but also with imaging and printing solutions for both consumers and business entities.
HP OfficeJet 150 Mobile All-in-One
Tipped as the world's first mobile all-in-one printer, the HP OfficeJet 150 is an ideal companion for business professionals. Harnessing Bluetooth connectivity, this all-in-one printer enables users to wirelessly print from their notebook or smartphone. Equipped with a lithium-ion battery, the OfficeJet 150 Mobile All-in-One can churn out up to 500 pages without being hooked up to a stationary power source.
Priced at US$ 399, the Officejet 150 Mobile All-in-One is expected to begin shipping next month.
HP Photosmart 5520 e-All-in-One
HP’s new Web-connected all-in-one printer uses four individual ink cartridges and can send scanned documents without the aid of computer. The Photosmart 5520 e-All-in-One also supports automatic two-sided printing and copying.
The Photosmart 5520 e-All-in-One is expected to be available from July 2012 in the region for approximately US$ 109.
HP LaserJet Pro 400 M401 / LaserJet Pro 400 MFP M425
HP has expanded its lineup of Web-connected laser printers with the introduction of the LaserJet Pro 400 M401 mono single-function laser printer and the LaserJet Pro 400 MFP M425 which is the company’s first mono multifunction laser printer. Both machines support all HP ePrint solutions, Apple AirPrint, and Google CloudPrint, allowing users to print through their smart devices virtually from anywhere. The two printers are also equipped with a 3.5-inch touchscreen control panel which helps users to manage print functions and access business applications.
The LaserJet Pro 400 M401 and the LaserJet Pro 400 MFP M425 are expected to be available on June 1. These machines come in various models. Below are the models and their respective prices:
HP LaserJet Enterprise 500 color MFP M575 / LaserJet Enterprise 500 MFP M525
These laser printers come with a larger 8-inch touchscreen display and HP Quick Sets that enable users to directly preview and edit digital images. Similar to the LaserJet Pro 400 M401 and the LaserJet Pro 400 MFP M425, these two machines also support cloud-based printing.
Other HP-exclusive features of these laser printers include:
- Auto-On/Auto-Off Technology - it automatically turns off the printer when it is not in use
- FutureSmart 2 - firmware that simplifies software updates
- Web Jetadmin - helps users manage printers and tasks in an office ecosystem
Expected to be available on June 1, the LaserJet Enterprise 500 color MFP M575 and the LaserJet Enterprise 500 MFP M525 will come in different variants. Here are the models and their respective prices:
HP Scanjet Enterprise 7000 s2
HP’s new enterprise-grade scanner comes with a compact profile and features HPPrecision Feed and AccuPagetechnologies for efficient performance. Other features such as “Scan to Sharepoint” and “Scan to Cloud” extend its capabilities beyond the desktop.
The HP Scanjet Enterprise 7000 s2 is priced at US$ 1,099 and is available worldwide immediately.