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HP LaserJet 4300

alaTest has collected and analyzed 18 reviews of HP LaserJet 4300. The average rating for this product is 4.6/5, compared to an average rating of 4.0/5 for other Printers for all reviews. Reviewers really like the size and design. The reliability and performance also get good views, whereas many are negative about the usability and noise.

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We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other Printers the HP LaserJet 4300 is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 77/100 = Good quality.

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Consumer review ( review summary for HP LaserJet 4300


alaTest has collected and analyzed 2 user reviews of HP LaserJet 4300 from The average user rating for this product is 5.0/5, compared to an average user rating of 3.9/5 for other Printers on People are impressed by the performance. The price also gets good feedback.

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100% of the reviews on give this product a positive rating.

This summary is based on the products: HP LaserJet 4300 Mono Laser PrinterHP LaserJet 4300 Mono Laser Printer

Jun, 2018

Consumer review ( review summary for HP LaserJet 4300


alaTest has collected and analyzed 8 user reviews of HP LaserJet 4300 from The average user rating for this product is 4.5/5, compared to an average user rating of 3.7/5 for other Printers on Reviewers really like the performance. The price also gets good reviews. Opinions are divided on the reliability. Many are negative about the usability and noise.

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noise, usability

100% of the reviews on give this product a positive rating.

This summary is based on the products: HP LaserJet 4300 Monochrome PrinterHP LaserJet 4300 Monochrome Printer

Jun, 2018

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HP LaserJet 4300dtn


HP has a huge range of laser printers, stretching from enormous 50ppm A3 corporate behemoths with full finishing capabilities to diminutive 10ppm personal lasers. Of all the printers in its considerable arsenal, its biggest seller by far is the...

Jul, 2003

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Is may have seemed over engineered for our application but the unit has exceeded our expectations. We just love it.

Fast, reliable & clear. Used in a small office with a stapler/stacker and an envelope feeder, this unit is brilliant. Economical on toner too. Over 30,000 prints from a toner cartridge or 1 cent per page. Try and do that with an inkjet.

None to speak of

Sep, 2009

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This HP LaserJet 4300 Mono is a available at a very good price for such a fast printer. i bought it to aid a local primary school ...

Product Specifications

Increase the productivity of your workgroup with the high-performance HP LaserJet 4300 series printers. These printers offer faster, more powerful printing and a higher duty cycle. Use any printer in the series to print even your largest volume jobs quickly with print speeds up to 45 ppm. Customize the printer to fit your ever-changing business needs by adding networking and a variety of paper-handling and finishing accessories.


Energy Star certified: / Yes


Built-in display: Yes
Chassis type:SFF
Color of product:Black / White
Number of 3.5" bays:2
Number of 5.25" bays:1

Dimensions & Weight


Energy Management

Power consumption (standby):26
Power consumption (typical):580
Power supply:240

Environmental Standards

ENERGY STAR Qualified: Yes
EPA Energy Star Compliant: Yes

Expansion Slots

PCI Express x1 slots:1
PCI Express x16 slots:1
PCI slots:2


Discrete graphics adapter model: No
Number of displays supported (on-board graphics):2 / 3
On-board graphics adapter: Yes
On-board graphics adapter base frequency:650 / 850
On-board graphics adapter dynamic frequency (max):1050 / 1100
On-board graphics adapter family:Intel® HD Graphics
On-board graphics adapter ID:0x102 / 0x152
On-board graphics adapter model:Intel HD Graphics / Intel HD Graphics 2000 / Intel HD Graphics 2500


Compatibility:Mac / PC/Mac / PC / Unix/PC
Country Kits:Brazil/United Kingdom/United States
Localization:Brazilian Portuguese/English
Packaged Quantity:1
Product Line:HP LaserJet

Input Capacity

Maximum input capacity:2600
Number of standard paper trays:2
Standard input capacity:600


Internal memory:2 / 4 / 64
Internal memory type:DDR3-SDRAM
Maximum internal memory:16 / 416
Maximum memory:416
Memory clock speed:1600
Memory slots: / 2x DIMM


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


Type: None


Cabling technology:10/100/1000Base-T(X)
Ethernet LAN:Y
Ethernet LAN connection: Yes
Ethernet LAN data rates:10,100,1000
Network ready:
Type:None/Print server
Wi-Fi: No

Operational Conditions

Operating relative humidity (H-H):10 - 90
Operating relative humidity range:10 - 90
Operating temperature (T-T):10 - 35
Operating temperature range (T-T):10 - 35

Optical Drive

Optical Drive Type:DVD Super Multi
Optical drives quantity:1

Other Features

Graphics adapter family:Intel
Mac compatibility:

Output Capacity

Standard output capacity:300

Packaging Content

Display included: No
Keyboard supplied: Yes

Paper Handling

ISO A-series sizes (A0...A9):A4
ISO B-series sizes (B0...B9):B5
Maximum ISO A-series paper size:A4
Standard tray media types:Bond paper, Envelopes, Labels, Plain paper, Postcard, Pre-printed, Recycled paper, Transparencies


Audio system:HD / HDA
Built-in processor: Yes
Chipset:Intel H61 / Intel H61 Express
Mac operating systems supported: Yes
Motherboard chipset:Intel H61 / Intel H61 Express
Processor frequency:350
Product type:PC
Windows operating systems supported: Yes

Ports & interfaces

DC-in jack: Yes
DVI port: Yes
Ethernet LAN (RJ-45) ports:1
Ethernet LAN (RJ-45) ports quantity:1
Headphone outputs:1
Microphone in: Yes
Optional connectivity:
PS/2 ports quantity:2
Serial ports quantity:1
Standard interfaces:USB
USB 2.0 ports quantity:10
VGA (D-Sub) ports quantity:1


Power consumption (standby):26
Power consumption (typical):580
Power supply:240

Print Technology

Color: No
Duplex printing:O
Economical printing:
Maximum duty cycle:200000
Maximum Resolution:1200 x 1200
Print technology:
Printing colors:
Standard printer languages:


Connectivity Technology:Wired
Duplex Printout:Duplex
Interface:Ethernet 10/100Base-TX / Parallel/Parallel
Language Simulation:HP GL/2 / HP PJL / PCL 6 / PostScript 3 / PCL 5E/HP GL/2 / HP PJL / PCL 5E / PCL 6 / PostScript 3
Max H-Resolution B/W:1200dpi
Max Media Size (Standard):A4 (8.25 in x 11.7 in) / Legal (8.5 in x 14 in)/Legal (8.5 in x 14 in) / A4 (8.25 in x 11.7 in)
Max Printing Speed (ppm):43ppm/45ppm
Max V-Resolution B/W:1200dpi
Media Type:Bond paper / Cards / Envelopes / Labels / Plain paper / Recycled paper / Transparencies/Recycled paper / Bond paper / Cards / Plain paper / Labels / Transparencies / Envelopes
Monthly Duty Cycle Range (Printer Class):100,000 pages and more
Output Type:Monochrome
PostScript Support:Standard
Total Media Capacity:1100sheets/600sheets
Type:Workgroup printer


Print speed (black, draft quality, A4/US Letter):43
Print speed (black, normal quality, A4/US Letter):43
Time to first page (black, normal):8.5


Bus type:DMI
Conflict Free processor:N / Y
CPU multiplier (bus/core ratio):29 / 33
ECC supported by processor:N / Y
FSB Parity: No
Maximum internal memory supported by processor:32
Maximum number of PCI Express lanes:16
Memory bandwidth supported by processor (max):17 / 21 / 25.6
Memory channels supported by processor:2 / Dual
Memory clock speeds supported by processor:1066 / 1333,1600
Memory types supported by processor:DDR3 1066/1333 / DDR3-SDRAM
Number of processors installed:1
PCI Express configurations:1x16, 2x8
PCI Express slots version:2.0
Processor:G645 / i3-2120 / i3-3220
Processor cache:3
Processor cache type:Smart Cache
Processor codename:Ivy Bridge / Sandy Bridge
Processor cores:2
Processor family:Intel Core i3-2xxx / Intel Core i3-3xxx / Intel Pentium G
Processor frequency:2.9 / 3.3
Processor lithography:22 / 32
Processor model:G645 / i3-2120 / i3-3220
Processor operating modes:64-bit
Processor Series:Intel Core i3-2100 Desktop series / Intel Core i3-3200 Desktop series / Intel Pentium G600 series for Desktop
Processor socket:Socket H2 (LGA 1155)
Processor threads:2 / 4
System bus data transfer rate:5
System bus rate:5
Tcase:65.3 / 69.1
Thermal Design Power (TDP):55 / 65

Processor special features

CPU configuration (max):1
Embedded options available:No / Yes
Enhanced Intel SpeedStep Technology: Yes
Execute Disable Bit: Yes
Idle States: Yes
Intel 64:Y
Intel AES New Instructions: No
Intel Anti-Theft Technology:No / Yes
Intel Clear Video HD Technology:No / Yes
Intel Clear Video Technology:N
Intel Clear Video Technology for MID: No
Intel Demand Based Switching: No
Intel Dual Display Capable Technology:No / Yes
Intel Enhanced Halt State: Yes
Intel Fast Memory Access: Yes
Intel FDI Technology: Yes
Intel Flex Memory Access: Yes
Intel Hyper-Threading Technology:No / Yes
Intel Identity Protection Technology version:1.00
Intel Insider:No / Yes
Intel InTru 3D Technology:No / Yes
Intel My WiFi Technology:No / Yes
Intel Quick Sync Video Technology:No / Yes
Intel Rapid Storage Technology: No
Intel Secure Key Technology version:0.00
Intel Smart Cache: Yes
Intel Trusted Execution Technology: No
Intel Turbo Boost Technology: No
Intel Virtualization Technology (VT-x):1 / Y
Intel Virtualization Technology for Directed I/O (VT-d):N
Intel vPro Technology: No
Intel VT-x with Extended Page Tables (EPT): Yes
Intel Wireless Display (WiDi) Technology:No / Yes
Intel® AES New Instructions (Intel® AES-NI):N
Intel® Anti-Theft Technology (Intel® AT):N / Y
Intel® Clear Video HD Technology (Intel® CVT HD):N / Y
Intel® Clear Video Technology for Mobile Internet Devices (Intel CVT for MID):N
Intel® Hyper Threading Technology (Intel® HT Technology):N / Y
Intel® InTru™ 3D Technology:N / Y
Intel® My WiFi Technology (Intel® MWT):N / Y
Intel® Smart Cache:Y
Intel® vPro™ Technology:N
Intel® Wireless Display (Intel® WiDi):N / Y
Processor ARK ID:53426 / 65693 / 69116
Processor code:SR0RS
Processor package size:37.5
Supported instruction sets:AVX / AVX, SSE4.1, SSE4.2 / SSE4.1, SSE4.2
Thermal Monitoring Technologies: Yes
Thermal solution specification:2011C


Installed Size:64MB/80MB
Max Supported Size:416MB


Type: None

Service & Support

Type:1 year warranty


Operating system architecture:64-bit
Operating system installed:Windows 7 Professional


Card reader integrated: No
Hard disk rotational speed:7200
Hard Drive Capacity:250 / 500
Hard Drive Interface:Serial ATA / Serial ATA II
Hard drive speed:7200
Host interface:SATA / Serial ATA II
Number of hard drives installed:1
Storage media:HDD
Total Storage Capacity:250 / 500

System Requirements

OS Required:Apple MacOS 8.6 or later / Apple MacOS 9.x / Apple MacOS X 10.1 / HP-UX / IBM OS/2 Warp / Linux / Microsoft Windows 2000 / NT4.0 / Microsoft Windows 3.1 / MS-DOS / Microsoft Windows Millennium Edition / Microsoft Windows XP / Novell NetWare / UNIX/Microsoft Windows 2000 / NT4.0 / Microsoft Windows 3.1 / MS-DOS / Microsoft Windows Millennium Edition / Microsoft Windows XP/Microsoft Windows 3.1 / MS-DOS / Microsoft Windows XP / Microsoft Windows Millennium Edition / Microsoft Windows 2000 / NT4.0

Weight & Dimensions

Depth:1.73 / 14.9 / 15
Height:14.4 / 3.94 / 4
Weight:16.8 / 18 / 44.1
Width:13 / 13.3 / 16.2