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HP Deskjet 612c

alaTest has collected and analyzed 38 reviews of HP Deskjet 612c. The average rating for this product is 2.7/5, compared to an average rating of 3.8/5 for other Printers for all reviews. Reviewers really like the print quality and performance. The usability and price also get good feedback, but some have doubts about the reliability.

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We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other Printers the HP Deskjet 612c is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 58/100 = Good quality.

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alaTest has collected and analyzed 37 user reviews of HP Deskjet 612c from The average user rating for this product is 2.6/5, compared to an average user rating of 3.5/5 for other Printers on Opinions about the print quality and performance are on the whole positive. The usability and price also get good feedback, whereas there are some negative views about the reliability.

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49% of the reviews on give this product a positive rating.

This summary is based on the product: HP DeskJet 612C Color Printer

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Hewlett-Packard Packard DeskJet 612c InkJet Printer


HP discontinued the 612C, but the 610 is still available.

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Product Specifications

Inexpensive and easy to use, the HP DeskJet 610/612C series printers produce affordable, high-quality color and black printing for all home and school needs. This printer prints sharp blacks and rich colors on money-saving plain paper. It also prints on many other types of paper, including envelopes, report covers, and greeting cards. For special projects, add the optional HP Photo Cartridge for lifelike, photo-quality color. The HP DeskJet 610/612C printer is easy to set up and operate. Exclusive HP ColorSmart II technology provides perfect color automatically for hassle-free printing. In addition, reliable printing day in and day out makes it perfect for printing everything from creative projects to home finances.

Dimensions & Weight



Country Kits:Canada/United States
Localization:English/English / French
Packaged Quantity:1
Product Line:HP Deskjet




Type: None


Type: None


Connectivity Technology:Wired
Form Factor:Desktop
Language Simulation:PCL 3
Max H-Resolution B/W:600dpi
Max H-Resolution Color:600dpi
Max Media Size (Standard):Legal (8.5 in x 14 in)
Max Printing Speed (ppm):5ppm
Max V-Resolution B/W:600dpi
Max V-Resolution Color:300dpi
Media Path Type:Curved
Media Type:Envelopes / Glossy paper / Greeting cards / Labels / Photo paper / Plain paper / Transparencies
Monthly Duty Cycle Range (Printer Class):1,000 - 9,999 pages/Less than 1,000 pages
Output Type:Color
PostScript Support:Not available
Total Media Capacity:100sheets
Type:Personal printer


Installed Size:512KB
Max Supported Size:512KB


Type: None

Service & Support

Type:3 months warranty

System Requirements

OS Required:Microsoft DOS / Microsoft Windows NT 4.0