HP Deskjet 450Ci

HP Deskjet 450Ci is a Mobile DeskJet Printer features Print Resolution Up to 1200 rendered dpi black, up to 4800 x 1200 optimized dpi color printing on premium photo paper and 1200 x 1200 input dpi, Print Speed Black Up to 9 ppm, Color Up to 3 ppm. The HP Deskjet 450Ci measures 13.3 x 3.2 x 6.5 in (W x D x H).

Overall Rating: ★★★★½ | Latest Price Info

User Opinions

HP Deskjet 450Ci User Reviews

Nice Printer
“If you need a portable printer this is a great choice. It’s very light weight and the picture quality is good. You can print different size photos, print on transparencies (which I have not tired) and print watermarks. My only complaint is that the power adaptor and power cord do not stay together. If I move the cords or bump into them they often come apart. I’m not sure if this is a problem for this model or it’s just my printer. I’m looking into it. “ – by A Customer
Rating: ★★★★☆

Just what I was looking for
“Really thrilled with this product ….I’d used both the Canon BJC 55 & 85 before and been constantly frustrated. The HP is much more ‘solid’, great design, yet small and compact. Best of all the print quality is superb – much higher res than the other models on the market, and the colours come out looking great. Sheet feeding is good ….no ‘catcher’so you have to give it enough space. But overall, for those with limited space, who want the option to travel, but who want to produce good looking results – its a great buy.” – by A Customer
Rating: ★★★★★

Road Warriors Listen Up
“This printer has possibilities! It has completed 6 airplane trips checked as luggage and worked the first time every time. Although those trips only represent 2 months, its a better record than the BJC-85 or the HP-350 I owned (see my Amazon reviews). Dazzling print speed for a portable, really nice print quality and regular size ink catridges.” – by Larry M. Rubrich
Rating: ★★★★★

Love this printer
“This printer works great, excellent HP quality with complete mobility. The resolution of the printouts, B/W and color are fabulous. We haven’t tried photo paper yet, but so far it is versatile in printing with different media.” – by A Customer
Rating: ★★★★★

excellent portable or desktop printer
“If you need a portable printer this is a great choice. It is well-built & solid without being too heavy to take with you. At the same time, it’s versatile enough to be your everyday desktop printer too. I have tried a number of the “portable” printers that are available and so far the HP450ci looks the best, is built the best, and has lasted the longest even with a lot of use. In summary: It’s well-built, light weight and the print quality for text & pictures is good.” – by A Customer
Rating: ★★★★★

very portable, sturdy & reliable
“I’m not sure why some other folks have had trouble with this printer – I have never had a single glitch & I have put it to the test. I travel a TON & take my laptop & printer with me almost every trip – the HP 450ci has withstood the wear & tear of over 50,000 of travel (air, car & train) in the past 9 months & aside from a few scratches here & there you’d never know it wasn’t fresh out of the box. I also have used my HP 450ci to print almost anything you can think of – text docs on regular mid-weight paper (“new” or recycled, both work fine), 8.5×11 photo paper, 4×6 photo paper, transparencies, labels, even t-shirt iron-on transfer sheets – not a single problem. Hope I didn’t just jinx myself! :) – by A Customer
Rating: ★★★★★

HP 450
“The printer printer works great, as any HP should. This is sold as a mobile printer but the battery is extra! I should think that a mobile device would come with the battery.” – by Danny E. Hackett
Rating: ★★★★★

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HP Deskjet 450Ci Brochure & User Guide

- HP Deskjet 450Ci User Guide

Features & Specifications

HP Deskjet 450Ci Features

Combining rugged design with a lightweight casing, Hewlett-Packard’s 450Ci Mobile DeskJet is an ideal printer to take on the road. Offering convenient USB and parallel connectivity, plus infrared, CompactFlash, and Bluetooth, you can produce documents from your laptop, cell phone, digital camera, or handheld device in just seconds. Print resolution is a sharp 1,200 x 1,200 dpi in black.

Optimized photo-quality resolution is an outstanding 4,800 x 1,20 dpi when using premium photo paper and 1,200 x 1,200 dpi input, and the print cartridge is capable of producing up to 400 color (450 monochrome) sheets in its lifetime. An optional photo cartridge (HP 58) makes available HP’s exclusive PhotoRet IV color layering technology. HP rates the printer speed at up to 9 ppm black, 8 ppm color in draft mode.

An optional long-life lithium-ion battery (HP model C8222A) supplies power for 350 pages per charge; with the battery installed, the printer still weighs just 4.5 pounds. HP provides a one-year hardware warranty, and full online and phone technical support for 12 months.

* 1,200 x 1,200 dpi black resolution, 4,800 x 1,200 optimized color dpi on premium photo paper
* Weighs only 4.5 pounds even with optional battery C8222A
* Includes foldable sheet feeder and parallel printer cable
* PhotoRet IV color layering technology with optional HP 58 photo cartridge
* USB, parallel, infrared, CompactFlash, and optional Bluetooth interfaces

What’s in the Box
HP Deskjet 450ci mobile printer, parallel printer cable, power cord, AC adapter, HP 56 black inkjet print cartridge 19 ml (C6656AN), HP 57 tri-color inkjet print cartridge 17 ml (C6657AN), reference guide, setup poster, printer software on CD-ROM

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