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HP Photosmart 6525

HP Photosmart 6525
alaScore 82

77 reviews

Feb, 2018

alaTest has collected and analyzed 77 reviews of HP Photosmart 6525. The average rating for this product is 2.2/5, compared to an average rating of 4.0/5 for other Printers for all reviews.

We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other Printers the HP Photosmart 6525 is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 82/100 = Very good quality.

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Product Specifications


Electromagnetic compatibility:
Energy Star certified: / Yes


Copier resize: / 25 - 400
Copier settings:
Copy resolution (black graphics):
Copy resolution (color text and graphics):
Maximum copy resolution: / 600 x 600
Maximum number of copies: / 50


Color of product:Brown


Display: / CGD
Display Diagonal:3.45
Touch screen: Yes

Energy Management

AC input frequency:50/60
AC input voltage:100 - 240
Energy saving mode: Yes
Power consumption (active):
Power consumption (off): / 1.4
Power consumption (PowerSave):
Power consumption (standby): / 4.8
Power consumption (typical):


Distinctive ring:
Fax delayed sending:
Fax resolution standard mode (black & white):
Fax resolution superfine mode (black & white):
Resolution (black photo grayscale):
Telecom compliance (fax capability):

Input Capacity

Auto document feeder (ADF) input capacity:
Input capacity for envelopes (primary tray):
Maximum input capacity:
Maximum input capacity for 10 x 15 cm photographs:
Maximum input capacity for envelopes:
Maximum input capacity for labels:
Maximum input capacity for transparencies:
Standard input capacity: / 80
Standard input capacity for cards:
Standard input capacity for transparencies:


Ethernet LAN:N
Ethernet LAN connection: No
Mobile printing technologies:Apple AirPrint,HP ePrint
Wi-Fi: Yes
Wi-Fi standards:802.11b, 802.11g, 802.11n

Operational Conditions

Operating relative humidity (H-H):20 - 80
Operating relative humidity range: / 20 - 80
Operating temperature (T-T):5 - 40
Operating temperature range (T-T): / 5 - 40
Recommended humidity operating range:
Recommended operating temperature range (T-T):
Storage relative humidity range:
Storage temperature range (T-T):

Other Features

Acoustic power emissions:
Acoustic pressure emissions:
Auto fax reduction supported:
Automatic paper sensor:
Borderless printing:
Camera phone:
Color copy capability:
Color faxing:
Color scanning:
Compatible ink types, supplies:
Compatible operating systems: / Microsoft Windows 7, Windows Vista, Windows XP (SP2) +; Mac OS X v 10.6, OS X Lion, OS X Mountain Lion
Connection to PC:
Custom media sizes:
Dimension note (imperial):
Dimensions (WxDxH):
Dimensions with trays up (W x D x H):
Duplex print options:
Duty cycle letter size (maximum):
Export file formats:
Fax phone features:
Fax phone TAM interface supported:
Fax polling:
Fax resolution (photo):
Fax resolution fine mode (color):
Fax resolution standard mode (color):
Hardware scan resolution:
Maximum dimensions (W x D x H):
Maximum input capacity (photo paper):
Maximum internal memory:
Maximum output capacity (photo paper):
Maximum output capacity for cards:
Maximum output capacity for envelopes:
Maximum output capacity for labels:
Maximum output capacity for transparencies:
Maximum scan area:
Media sizes supported (imperial):
Media types supported:
Media weights by paper path:
Minimum system requirements for Macintosh:
Modem Type:
Network ready:
Networking features:
Number of cartons per pallet:
Number of layers per pallet:
Package dimensions (W x D x H):
Package dimensions (WxDxH):
Package weight:
Pallet dimensions (W x D x H):
Pallet weight:
Photo proofsheets supported:
Plug and Play:
Power Requirements:
Power supply type:
Print head:
Print head nozzles:
Print quality (black, best quality):
Print quality (color, best quality):
Print quality, vertical alignment accuracy:
Product dimensions when open (LxWxD):
Quantity per pallet:
Recommended media weight (imperial):
Remote retrieval capability:
Scan file formats:
Scan resolution enhanced disclaimer (short):
Standard input capacity for legal:
Standard input trays:
Standard media sizes:
Standard output capacity for labels:
Standard output capacity for legal:
Standard output capacity for transparancies:
Supported media weight(s):
SureSupply supported:
Transparency adapter:
Video action printing supported:
Wireless option type:

Output Capacity

Maximum output capacity:
Standard output capacity: / 20
Standard output capacity for cards:
Standard output capacity for envelopes:

Paper Handling

Custom media length:8.5 - 14
Custom media width:2.99 - 5
Envelope feeder:
Envelopes sizes:DL
ISO A-series sizes (A0...A9):A4, A5, A6
ISO B-series sizes (B0...B9):B5
JIS B-series sizes (B0...B9):B5
Maximum input capacity for cards:
Maximum ISO A-series paper size:A4
Maximum paper trays:
Maximum print area:Legal (216 x 356 mm)
Maximum print size:Legal (216 x 356 mm)
Media handling:
Non-ISO print media sizes:Executive, Hagaki card, Legal
Paper handling standard/input:
Paper handling standard/output:
Photo paper sizes:4x6,5x7,8x10,3.5x5
Recommended media weight:
Standard tray media types:Card stock, Envelopes, Labels, Photo paper, Plain paper, Transparencies
Standard tray media weight:75 - 300


All-In-One-multitasking: / No
Copying:Colour copying
Digital sender:N
Duplex functions:Copy, Print, Scan
Maximum duty cycle: / 1000
Number of print cartridges: / 4
Print technology: / Inkjet
Printing:Colour printing
Printing colors: / Black, Cyan, Magenta, Yellow
Recommended duty cycle:400 - 500
Scanning:Colour scanning

Ports & interfaces

Direct printing: / Yes
Standard interfaces: / USB 2.0, Wireless LAN
USB 2.0 ports quantity:1


AC input frequency:50/60
AC input voltage:100 - 240
Energy saving mode:Y
Power consumption (average operating):18
Power consumption (off):1.4
Power consumption (standby):4.8


Maximum Resolution:4800 x 1200
Print speed (black, draft quality, A4/US Letter): / 22
Print speed (black, normal quality, A4/US Letter): / 12
Print speed (color photo, best quality):
Print speed (color photo, normal quality):
Print speed (color, draft quality, A4/US Letter):22
Print speed (color, draft quality, letter):
Print speed (color, normal quality, A4/US Letter): / 8.5
Print speed (colour photo, normal quality on photo paper, 10x15):
Standard printer languages: / PCL 3


Document formats supported:PDF
Gray scale levels:
Image formats supported:BMP, JPG, PNG, TIF
Input color depth:24
Input colour depth: / 24
Maximum scan area: / A4 (210 x 297)
Maximum scan resolution: / 19200 x 19200
Optical scanning resolution: / 1200 x 2400
Scan input modes:
Scan technology:
Scan to:File, Image
Scan type: / Flatbed
Scanner Type:Flatbed
TWAIN version:


Bundled software: / HP Photo Creations
Drivers included:
Mac operating systems supported: Yes
Windows operating systems supported: Yes


Card reader integrated: Yes
Compatible memory cards: / MS Duo, SD
Internal memory: / 128
Maximum internal memory:128
Maximum memory:128
Memory slots:1

System Requirements

Mac compatibility: Yes
Minimum system requirements:

Weight & Dimensions

Package weight: / 17.1
Weight: / 13.7