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HP Deskjet 1050

alaTest has collected and analyzed 3451 reviews from magazines and websites. Views about the design and print quality are overall positive. The performance and usability are also mentioned favorably, whereas reviews are divided on the build quality. Some have doubts about the noise.

value for money, usability, performance, print quality, design

noise

We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other Printers the HP Deskjet 1050 is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 87/100 = Very good quality.

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Amazon.co.uk review summary for HP Deskjet 1050

 

alaTest has collected and analysed 1034 user reviews of HP Deskjet 1050 from Amazon.co.uk. The average user rating for this product is 4.2/5, compared to an average user rating of 3.8/5 for other Printers on Amazon.co.uk.

value for money, usability, performance, print quality, multifunction

noise

86% of the reviews on Amazon.co.uk give this product a positive rating.

This summary is based on the products: HP 301 Combo Pack Cartridges -Black/Tri ColourHP Deskjet 1050 All-in-OneHP Deskjet 1050A All-in-One Printer (Print, Scan, Copy)

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Amazon.com review summary for HP Deskjet 1050

 

alaTest has collected and analyzed 78 user reviews of HP Deskjet 1050 from Amazon.com. The average user rating for this product is 2.9/5, compared to an average user rating of 3.5/5 for other Printers on Amazon.com.

value for money, usability, print quality, performance, reliability

noise

53% of the reviews on Amazon.com give this product a positive rating.

This summary is based on the products: HP Deskjet 1050 USB 2.0 All-in-One Color Inkjet Scanner Copier Photo Printer (Black/Gray)HP Deskjet 1050 All-in-One - Multifunction ( printer / copier / scanner ) - color - ink-jet - copying (up to): 16 ppm (mono) / 12 ppm (color) - printiHP Deskjet 1050 All-in-One - Multifunction ( printer / copier / scanner ) - color - ink-jet - copying (up to): 16 ppm (mono) / 12 ppm (color) - printi

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Designjet 1050c Plus

 

From pen plotters to laser and inkjet printers, Hewlett-Packard has consistently set the bar, and it continues to serve the design and engineering communities well with superior large-format printers.

For printing line drawings and photorealistic renderings, handling one sheet at a time or running all night unattended, the Designjet 1050c Plus is a versatile and capable performer.

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HP Deskjet 1050A

 

HP's Deskjet 1050A is a basic all-in-one at an entry-level price.

Not black ; Cartridge recycling program ; Quick power-up

Mediocre speed ; External power supply ; Tri-colour cartridge can be wasteful

Fold down a flap inside the machine and the head carrier slides to a central position, where you can push in the twin ink cartridges, one black and the other tri-colour. This isn't as convenient as dropping them in from on top, but simplifies the...

Recommended!

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HP Deskjet 1050

 

Can you really get a functional all-in-one printer for £30? It's sitting here on our test bench, so the answer appears to be 'yes'.

It's quite exceptional to get an all-in-one printer for £30 and equally out of the ordinary to have one that produces very acceptable print quality at a fair speed and without emptying your pocket through exorbitant ink costs. There's very little on...

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HP DeskJet 1050 Review

 

A very inexpensive MFD for home users

Decent quality in normal mode, good color reproduction in photographs, price

Cost per page, quality in draft mode

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There is no scan button on printer!!

 

I am returning it to the store. My lexmark worked better!

lightweight

No scan button! I called customer support. They said it is on the computer (I have vista 64 bit). The printer function works perfectly, but the entire program with scan function will not load from the CD

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Simple...Easy...Effective !

 

If your in the market for simple and functional this is it,you won't be disappointed.

Super user friendly...was very impressed with the print quality...the scanner and copier are nice add-ons

None...whatsoever

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HP Deskjet 1050A All In One Printer

 

by Davis Pogosian TRUSTWORTHY all reviewsLike? Support the author After realizing that I was to go to college, I knew that I had to purchase a printer to get my homework printed. At first, I was scared of all the money that having a printer would cost....

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Experience with HP 1051

 

Experience with HP 1051

3 in 1 (Print, Scan & Copy)

Paper gets struck frequent ly and the cartridge gets empty soon

Bought this product from US in a good deal, but quiet disappointed with the printing, paper gets struck frequently and the cartridge gets over very soon, print color is not in good quality also there is no 61 cartridge available here in India, not happy.

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My Best choice

 

I purchased this for my personal use at home. Very easy to install and use. Best quality and speed of operation. I got the product within three days of booking of order. I appreciate Flipkart's fast delivery.

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Easy, Quick and Good Quality

 

Easy and quick to set up and use, prints quickly too, haven't had to buy ink yet though so can't comment on the price

Product Specifications

HP DesignJet 1050C is a premium-performance, color printer for workgroups of engineers, architects, GIS users, retailers, office users and print service providers. The HP DesignJet 1050C features the revolutionary JetExpress technology. With its high print resolution, special imaging print modes and support of presentation media types, the HP DesignJet 1050C provides the highest-quality large-format printer available. With the modular ink system and long-life printheads, the HP DesignJet 1050C printer allows you to print for much longer periods without replacing ink or media. Thanks to the new HP dual-paper-feed system, you no longer have to unload a roll of media to load a cut sheet. In addition, roll-feed alignment is now automatic and the control panel design is graphical, featuring icons that improve navigation by providing direct access to key information, such as current ink levels.

Dimensions & Weight

Depth:26.6in/27in
Height:50.8in/51in
Weight:154.1lbs/154.3lbs/178.6lbs
Width:61.4in/61.7in/61in

Environmental Standards

ENERGY STAR Qualified: Yes
EPA Energy Star Compliant: Yes

Header

Compatibility:Mac / PC/Mac / PC / Unix/PC/PC / Unix
Country Kits:Canada/Denmark/Europe/France/Germany/Portugal/Spain/Switzerland/United Kingdom/United States
Localization:English/French/German/Portuguese/Spanish
Manufacturer:Hewlett-Packard
Model:1050c/1050c plus
Packaged Quantity:1
Product Line:HP DesignJet

Miscellaneous

Color:Black
Microsoft Certification:Certified for Windows Vista/Works with Windows Vista
Vista Certification:Certified for Windows Vista/Works with Windows Vista

Modem

Type: None

Networking

Type:Print server

Printer

Connectivity Technology:Wired
Form Factor:Stationary
Interface:Ethernet 10/100Base-TX / Parallel
Language Simulation:CALS G4 / HP GL / HP GL/2 / HP RTL/CALS G4 / HP GL / HP PJL / HP RTL/CALS G4 / HP GL / HP RTL
Large Format Printer Size:36"
Large Format Printer Size (metric):914 mm
Max H-Resolution B/W:1200dpi
Max H-Resolution Color:600dpi
Max Media Size (Standard):A0 (33.1 in x 46.8 in) / Roll (36 in x 150 ft)/A0 (33.1 in x 46.8 in) / Roll (36 in x 300 ft)/Roll (36 in x 300 ft)
Max Printing Speed:139.9sq.ft/hour
Max Printing Speed (ppm):1.3ppm/1ppm/70ppm
Max Printing Speed Color:139.9sq.ft/hour/2min/page
Max V-Resolution B/W:1200dpi/600dpi
Max V-Resolution Color:600dpi
Media Path Type:Curved/Curved / Straight/Straight
Media Type:Banners / Bond paper / Coated paper / Continuous forms / Heavy-weight coated paper / High-gloss photo paper / Imaging film / Matte film / Photo paper / Tracing paper / Translucent paper / Vellum paper / Vinyl/Banners / Canvas paper / Coated paper / Photo paper / Plain paper / Tracing paper / Translucent paper / Vellum paper / Vinyl/Canvas paper / Coated paper / Heavy-weight coated paper / High-gloss film / Matte film / Translucent paper / Vellum paper/Coated paper / Continuous forms / Glossy paper / Heavy-weight coated paper / High-gloss film / Imaging film / Photo paper / Plain paper / Semi-gloss photo paper / Tracing paper/Coated paper / Continuous forms / Heavy-weight coated paper / Imaging film / Matte film / Photo paper / Tracing paper/Continuous forms / Heavy-weight coated paper / Imaging film / Photo paper / Plain paper/Continuous forms / Heavy-weight coated paper / Imaging film / Photo paper / Plain paper / Transparent foil
Output Type:Color
PostScript Support:Optional
Technology:Ink-jet
Total Media Capacity:2rolls
Type:Large-format printer

RAM

Installed Size:16MB/64MB
Max Supported Size:128MB/256MB

Scanner

Type: None

Service & Support

Type:1 year warranty

System Requirements

OS Required:Apple MacOS 7.0 or later / Linux / Microsoft Windows 2000 / Microsoft Windows Millennium Edition / Microsoft Windows NT 4.0 / Microsoft Windows XP / SuSe Linux / UNIX/Linux / Microsoft Windows 2000 / Microsoft Windows Millennium Edition / Microsoft Windows NT 4.0 / Microsoft Windows XP / UNIX/Linux / Microsoft Windows 2000 / NT / Microsoft Windows XP / UNIX/Microsoft DOS / Microsoft Windows 2000 / Microsoft Windows NT 3.51 / Microsoft Windows NT 4.0/Microsoft DOS / Microsoft Windows 2000 / Microsoft Windows NT 3.51 or later/Microsoft Windows 2000 / Microsoft Windows NT 3.51 or later
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