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HP Photosmart A617 Compact Photo Printer

alaTest has collected and analyzed 19 reviews of HP Photosmart A617 Compact Photo Printer. The average rating for this product is 3.6/5, compared to an average rating of 4.0/5 for other Printers for all reviews. Reviewers really like the durability and size. The usability and performance are also appreciated, whereas the print quality and reliability get negative comments.

price, performance, usability, size, durability

reliability, print quality

We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other Printers the HP Photosmart A617 Compact Photo Printer is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 79/100 = Good quality.

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Amazon.com review summary for HP Photosmart A617 Compact Photo Printer

 

alaTest has collected and analyzed 14 user reviews of HP Photosmart A617 Compact Photo Printer from Amazon.com. The average user rating for this product is 3.1/5, compared to an average user rating of 3.7/5 for other Printers on Amazon.com. People are impressed by the usability and performance, but there are some critical views about the print quality.

price, performance, usability

print quality

57% of the reviews on Amazon.com give this product a positive rating.

This summary is based on the products: HP Photosmart A617 Compact Photo PrinterHP Photosmart A617 Compact Photo Printer

Oct, 2016

Consumer review by: divacat1 (epinions.com)

What a fun and useful printer!

 

Okay, I’ll admit it, I’m pretty new to the world of printing my own photos. I don’t even like printing up envelopes on my computer printers, it’s a little too complicated for me. My limit is really printing up word documents and ...

Compact size, lightweight, easy to use, excellent prints

Unit does freeze up sometimes, battery and case sold separately, USB separate too

Feb, 2008

Consumer review by: spewie (epinions.com)

Great product, highly recommend!

 

Received this as a Christmas gift. The crisp, clear quality of the pics blew me away!. No "printer streaks" on the finished product, the prints look better than the ones I did at the store! I do recommend getting the better photo paper, may be my ...

Very easy to use, excellent quality, affordable price, durable, prints are amazing

No USB included to connect to PC

Dec, 2007

Consumer review by: spewie (epinions.com)

Great product, highly recommend!

 

Very easy to use, excellent quality, affordable price, durable, prints are amazing.

No USB included to connect to PC.

Dec, 2007

Consumer review by: budwheat (epinions.com)

Seems Like the Perfect Choice

 

Even though we have a Deskjet 6540, my wife wanted a specific photo printer to use for our Olympus FE190 Digicam. Because it's relatively inexpensive ($145 at Best Buy),and portable, this product promises instant gratification...you can get hard copy ...

Price, performance, flexibility. Portability and on-unit screen are a big plus

Does not come with USB cord, needed for PC connection

Jul, 2007

Consumer review by: budwheat (epinions.com)

Seems Like the Perfect Choice

 

Price, performance, flexibility. Portability and on-unit screen are a big plus.

Does not come with USB cord, needed for PC connection.

Jul, 2007

Product Specifications

Get prints with this small, portable printer. Crop, zoom or add creative frames to enhance your photos without a PC. The printer detects and automatically removes red eye.