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HP Deskjet 3845

alaTest has collected and analyzed 76 reviews of HP Deskjet 3845. The average rating for this product is 3.9/5, compared to an average rating of 4.0/5 for other Printers for all reviews. Views about the durability and size are overall positive. The price and usability also get good views, whereas some have doubts about the reliability.

performance, usability, price, size, durability


We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other Printers the HP Deskjet 3845 is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 76/100 = Good quality.

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alaTest has collected and analyzed 52 user reviews of HP Deskjet 3845 from The average user rating for this product is 3.9/5, compared to an average user rating of 3.7/5 for other Printers on Reviewers really like the noise and durability. The price and usability are also appreciated, but there are some negative opinions about the reliability.

performance, usability, price, durability, noise


79% of the reviews on give this product a positive rating.

This summary is based on the products: HP DeskJet 3845 Color Inkjet PrinterHP DeskJet 3845 Color Inkjet Printer

Sep, 2017

Consumer review by: cMw (

HP Deskjet 3845(C9037A) Up to 18 ppm 4800 x 1200 dpi InkJet Personal Color Printer


have this for my families home computer never had any problems with it at all!

Oct, 2005

Consumer review by: N/A (

Great Buy, no complaints


Cheap, fast, good quality prints for general home use, and it uses the same ink as my work printer (heh heh heh).

Sep, 2005

Consumer review by: Chris (

Hp Deskjet 3845


Size and price

A little bit 'plasticy' (hope that makes sense. It's sounds hollow

Nov, 2005

Consumer review by: Carl (

Hp Deskjet 3845


A good value printer, useful for home use

None of note

Nov, 2005

Consumer review by: Confirmed purchaser (

Hp Deskjet 3845


I am really impressed with the printer, as a small company, I use my printer all the time and I find it very reliable, and it suits my needs very well

Nov, 2005

Product Specifications

Value-packed, easy-to use printer for professional photo-quality up to 4800-optimized dpi or add 6-ink color. Create beautiful 4x6 borderless photos, up to 8.5x11 with white borders. Print with speed-laser-quality black text and color graphics up to 18 ppm black, up to 14 ppm color. Simple user-friendly software, one-touch print cancel button and on-screen ink-level indicator. Five print performance modes let you choose the print quality and speed setting that is best for your task. The compact design is ideal for small spaces, and 100-sheet input paper tray can be folded up when printer is not in use. Quiet operation makes it convenient to set up and print anywhere in the home or office. With included HP photo printing software you can easily create reprints, enlargements, photo layouts and album pages. Enjoy convenient USB connection for quick set-up with PC or Macintosh computers. Print long-lasting, professional-quality photos with exceptional fade resistance.

Dimensions & Weight


Environmental Standards

ENERGY STAR Qualified: Yes
EPA Energy Star Compliant: Yes


Compatibility:Mac / PC
Country Kits:Denmark / Finland / Norway / Sweden/Latin America
Localization:Danish / Finnish / Norwegian / Swedish/Spanish
Packaged Quantity:1
Product Line:HP Deskjet


Type: None


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Paper Handling

Maximum ISO A-series paper size:A4


Connectivity Technology:Wired
Language Simulation:LIDIL
Max H-Resolution B/W:1200dpi
Max H-Resolution Color:4800dpi
Max Media Size (Standard):A4 (8.25 in x 11.7 in) / Legal (8.5 in x 14 in)
Max Printing Speed (ppm):18ppm
Max Printing Speed Color (ppm):14ppm
Max V-Resolution B/W:1200dpi
Max V-Resolution Color:1200dpi
Media Type:Cards / Envelopes / Iron-on transfers / Labels / Photo paper / Plain paper / Transparencies/Envelopes / Greeting cards / Index cards / Iron-on transfers / Labels / Photo paper / Plain paper / Transparencies/Envelopes / Greeting cards / Index cards / Labels / Photo paper / Plain paper / Transparencies
Monthly Duty Cycle Range (Printer Class):1,000 - 9,999 pages
Output Type:Color
Total Media Capacity:100sheets
Type:Personal printer


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Service & Support

Type:1 year warranty

System Requirements

OS Required:Apple MacOS 9.1 or later / Apple MacOS X 10.1.5 / Apple MacOS X 10.2.3 / Apple MacOS X 10.3.x / Microsoft Windows 2000 Professional / Microsoft Windows Millennium Edition / Microsoft Windows XP/Apple MacOS X / MacOS 9.1 / Microsoft Windows 2000 / XP

Weight & Dimensions

Pallet weight:802.5