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HP LaserJet CM3530

alaTest has collected and analyzed 20 reviews from magazines and websites. People really like the size and design. The noise and usability are also mentioned favorably. Some have doubts about the reliability.

performance, usability, noise, design, size


We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other Printers the HP LaserJet CM3530 is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 74/100 = Good quality.

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alaTest has collected and analyzed 5 user reviews of HP LaserJet CM3530 from The average user rating for this product is 1.0/5, compared to an average user rating of 3.5/5 for other Printers on


0% of the reviews on give this product a positive rating.

This summary is based on the product: HP Color Laserjet CM3530FS Mfp PRINTER-220V,BUT Not From Ibc

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HP Color LaserJet CM3530


Hewlett-Packard's Color LaserJet CM3530 is an extremely speedy multi-function printer in the midprice range. Graphically, it's the best printer in our roundup.

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HP Colour LaserJet CM3530fs


The Colour LaserJet CM3530fs is a mix-and-match of features from low- and high-end office multifunctions, combined with mid-range quality and speed. T...

ImageRET3600 half-toning quality, touch-panel controls, integrated Gigabit print server, comprehensive remote administration

Inadequate paper input capacity, touch controls can be unresponsive, direct configuration is awkward

The CM3530fs is a decent candidate for small to medium offices, offering good remote administration options and an integrated print server.


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HP Color LaserJet CM3530fs Multifunction Printer


This HP3530fs all in one is worth it. I did a lot of research and am very happy with my selection. I kept going back to the 3530. The price was hard for me to justify but I am so glad I did not settle on something else. I wanted all the features this...

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110-Volt Fuser Kit for HP Color LaserJet CP3520 or CM3530 MFP Series Printer


Stuck with this printer, website says windows 7 (does not specify version) but once out of the box it does not support windows 7 x 64 for anything but printing, local agent (Saudi) will not give a refund says it is HP problem, thousand of $ wasted.

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HP Color LaserJet CM3530fs Multifunction Printer


I love this printer. The overall setup was not too bad. The only two reasons why I did not rate this 5 stars across the board is that I have had recurring issues with the scanning function. I often get an error message that the network folder is...

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HP Color LaserJet CM3530fs Multifunction Printer


its amazing good printing fast printing the quality is the best

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Great Printer, with some glitches


Looks great and worked perfectly out of the box. Beautiful printing, color and bw. Only issues were scanning related -- took another IT guy 3 hours to get it set up to send scans via email. We use Google Apps for Business, so essentially just Gmail. HP...

Easy To Setup,Fast Operation,Great Print Quality


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Accurate Colors, Efficient, Fast, Quiet, Sharp Detail


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HP LaserJet CM3530FS Multifunction Printer


Accurate Colors, Efficient, Fast, Quiet, Sharp Detail


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Love my printer


I had Xerox Phaser 8560MFPD, Stop working with RAM error afer two years to date, Will not buy Xerox again, All my Computer/Printer are now HP products, Just got this HP LaserJet CM3530FS, [...], I will buy from again.



Product Specifications

Reduce the direct and indirect costs of enterprise imaging and printing with the HP Color LaserJet CM3530 MFP series. This device sits on a desktop, yet has all the features of a high-performance color MFP - with print, copy, scan, digital send, and fax capabilities. Enhance work team productivity with black-and-white and color print speeds up to 31 pages per minute (ppm). Time to completion of a typical office print job can be up to 40 percent faster with Instant-on technology. Count on reliable, consistent, high-gloss, high-quality printing with HP ImageREt 3600 and improved HP ColorSphere toner. Meet your specific business needs with support for a range of paper sizes and types, including glossy and heavy paper. Save time while providing greater value to users and your business. Easily control who can print in color and how much with HP's Color Access Control technology. Auto Color Sensing detects whether a document is color or mono and adjusts settings accordingly. Cut paper consumption with standard automatic two-sided printing and copying.


Automatic Duplexing: Yes
Max Copying Resolution B/W:600 x 600 dpi
Max Copying Resolution Color:600 x 600 dpi
Max Copying Speed B/W:31ppm
Max Copying Speed Color:31ppm

Dimensions & Weight


Document & Media Handling

Max Copy Size:Legal (8.5 in x 14 in)
Max Media Capacity:850sheets
Standard Media Capacity:350sheets

Environmental Standards

ENERGY STAR Qualified: Yes
EPA Energy Star Compliant: Yes

Fax Machine

Max Transmission Speed:33.6Kbps


Country Kits:United States
Model:CM3530fs MFP
Packaged Quantity:1
Product Line:HP Color LaserJet


Max Supported Memory:1GB
Standard Memory:512MB


Microsoft Certification:Compatible with Windows 7
Vista Certification:Works with Windows Vista

Office Machine

Fax Type:Plain paper
Functions:Copier / Fax / Printer / Scanner
Monthly Duty Cycle (max):75000impressions
Printing Output Type:Color
Printing Technology:Laser
Type:Fax / copier / printer / scanner

PC Connectivity

PC Connection:Ethernet 10 Base-T/100 Base-TX/1000 Base-T / Hi-Speed USB
PC Connection Availability: Yes


Max Printing Speed B/W:31ppm
Max Printing Speed B/W (ppm):31ppm
Max Printing Speed Color:31ppm
Max Printing Speed Color (ppm):31ppm
Max Resolution B/W:1200 x 600 dpi
Max Resolution Color:1200 x 600 dpi