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HP Color LaserJet CM6040f MFP

alaTest has collected and analyzed 8 reviews of HP Color LaserJet CM6040f MFP. The average rating for this product is 3.5/5, compared to an average rating of 4.0/5 for other Printers for all reviews. Views about the print quality and design are overall positive. The durability and usability also get good feedback, but some have doubts about the noise and price.

usability, durability, design, print quality

performance, price, noise

We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other Printers the HP Color LaserJet CM6040f MFP is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 77/100 = Good quality.

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Expert review by: Simon Williams (

HP Color Laserjet CM6040 MFP review


This multifunction heavyweight is designed for large workgroups and comes equipped with comprehensive security features? We examine it for speed, quality and usability.

Large workgroup MFP printers are designed to work largely unattended and be used by anybody with the right authorisation. HP has built a number of useful extra controls into this device and provided a very expandable printing and scanning framework, so...

Oct, 2008

Consumer review by: DUSTY (



nope, just that its good

This printer is one of the most fastest printer i had ever seen, the color is so good when it is printed out


Dec, 2008

Consumer review by: XaviR (

HP Color LaserJet CM6040f MFP 220V


Great machine for hard office use. A bit noissy but correct in speed, quality and low-consumption.

Apr, 2012

Consumer review by: Maengun (

HP Color LaserJet CM6040f MFP 220V


Nice step up for us from the HP 9500 series printer. This printer is faster, doesn't callibrate itself every 100 pages. I real workhouse, that delivers everything from 81/2 x 11, to 11 x 17. The color looks great, the maintenance is very easy.

Apr, 2011

Consumer review by: M (

Average MFP - Not a show stopper!


The only two issues we have are document access and slow warm-up. Printed documents come out underneath the scanning mechinism. Not sure how one would overcome that but if you are accustomed to having your docs come out on top this printer is not for...

Compact Design, Great Print Quality

Noisy, Slow Operation, Warm-up VERY long

Consumer review by: officeguru (

These printers are not worth the plastic they're made from.


I can not stress enough how much I dislike these printers. Their scanning mechanism is so prehistoric and slow. The printing only prints two pages at a time, then thinks, then prints another two pages, and so on. Even the display is black and white....

The fact that it stands by itself

Dec, 2013

Product Specifications

Finish jobs quicker using HP's fastest multifunction color laser printer. Give your team the advantage of high-quality color printing with copy, scan and optional fax capabilities in one device. Manage all your printing with HP management tools.


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:40ppm
Max Copying Speed Color:40ppm

Dimensions & Weight


Document & Media Handling

Max Copy Size:Ledger/A3 (11.7 in x 17 in)
Max Media Capacity:2100sheets
Standard Media Capacity:2100sheets

Energy Management

Power consumption (average operating):881

Environmental Standards

ENERGY STAR Qualified: Yes
EPA Energy Star Compliant: Yes


Fax resolution (black & white):300 x 300

Fax Machine

Max Transmission Speed:33.6Kbps


Model:CM6040f MFP
Packaged Quantity:1
Product Line:HP Color LaserJet


Max Supported Memory:1GB
Standard Memory:512MB


Microsoft Certification:Works with Windows Vista
Vista Certification:Works with Windows Vista

Office Machine

Copier Type:Digital
Fax Type:Plain paper
Functions:Copier / Fax / Printer / Scanner
Monthly Duty Cycle (max):200000impressions/220000impressions
Printing Output Type:Color
Printing Technology:Laser
Type:Fax / copier / printer / scanner

Paper Handling

Maximum ISO A-series paper size:A3 / A4

PC Connectivity

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


Digital sender:No / Yes
Scanning:Colour / Mono


Max Printing Speed B/W:40ppm
Max Printing Speed B/W (ppm):40ppm
Max Printing Speed Color:40ppm
Max Printing Speed Color (ppm):40ppm
Max Resolution B/W:1200 x 600 dpi/600 x 600 dpi
Max Resolution Color:1200 x 600 dpi/600 x 1200 dpi