Visit our Business Solutions website >>

HP Sprocket

alaTest has collected and analyzed 805 reviews of HP Sprocket. The average rating for this product is 4.5/5, compared to an average rating of 4.0/5 for other products in the same category for all reviews. People really like the design and price. The performance and size also get good feedback.

usability, size, performance, price, design

We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other products in the same category the HP Sprocket is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 94/100 = Excellent quality.

Review analysis

(Based on 805 reviews)

Expert Reviews  

User Reviews  

Showing 461 review(s)

Expert Reviews User Reviews

Disclaimer:

Below is a list of reviews for this or similar products. If you think this grouping is wrong please click here to flag.
Read more on our FAQ’s page.
Showing 1 - 10 of 461 Show Reviews: in English | in other languages (343)

Expert review by : Tony Hoffman (pcmag.com)

HP Sprocket Photo Printer

 

The tiny, pocket-size HP Sprocket Photo Printer can produce wallet-size prints from your phone or tablet's photo albums or your social media accounts, but its output quality could be better.

Fast photo printing. Highly portable. Prints from your phone or tablet's photo albums. Easy integration with Facebook, Instagram, and Flickr.

Limited to wallet-size (2-by-3) prints. Can only print from smartphones and tablets via Bluetooth.

If you want to print small snapshots exclusively from your phone or tablet—whether from its photo albums or your social media accounts—the HP Sprocket is a convenient and appealing choice. Very similar in most ways (price, dimensions, speed, print...

Dec, 2016

Expert review by : Staff (chipchick.com)

HP Sprocket 2-in-1 Instant Camera and Printer Review – Turning Pictures Back Into Memories

 

Instant photography never went away, but it's had one foot out the door since the advent of digital photography. Well, digital photography has been around for a while now, and the honeymoon period is over! Digital albums hold thousands of photos, and...

Portable, fast printing, viewfinder has a little selfie mirror, doesn’t need ink, small adhesive-backed photos make perfect decorations, fun editing options in the app

Print quality is so-so, buying more paper can get expensive if used frequently

Dec, 2017

Expert review by : Simon Williams (trustedreviews.com)

HP Sprocket

 

HP Sprocket review: A compact, portable photo printer for your smartphone.

No ink refills ; Very easy to use ; Fun app

Variable print quality ; Expensive prints

A fun compact printer that you can take with you anywhere. Pricey prints and mediocre quality only do a little to take away from its charm: it’s a great gift that keeps on giving.

Jul, 2017

Expert review by : Kent German (cnet.co.uk)

HP Sprocket Photo Printer review

 

Like with other digital cameras , I'd wager that most photos you take with your phone never make their way into print. That's a shame since your photos (or some of them, at least) are meant to be seen, not just live in a gadget's memory.

The HP Sprocket is exceptionally easy to use and prints straight from your phone. The image editing tools bring fun to an otherwise ordinary task.

Print quality is average and the cost of replacement paper can add up quickly.

If you can afford its initial and ongoing costs and aren't looking to hang your work in a museum, the HP Sprocket Photo Printer is a simple and enjoyable way to get photos off your phone.

Dec, 2016

Expert review by : Nandagopal Rajan (indianexpress.com)

HP Sprocket 100 review: Easy to use, but picture quality has to improve

 

HP Sprocket 100 review: The HP Sprocket 100 comes with 10 sheets of HP Zink paper in the box and you just need to load this set into the device to start printing.

Oct, 2017

Expert review by : Wilson Wong (techgoondu.com)

Hands on: HP Sprocket June 5th, 2017 | by Wilson Wong Imaging 0 HP’s Sprocket portable printer at a launch in Singapore on May 31, 2017.

 

The Sprocket is designed for fun prints to share with friends immediately. Selfies and wefies are the perfect images to print with it.

Jun, 2017

Expert review by : Stephen Fenech (techguide.com.au)

HP Sprocket photo printer review - a fun way to print pictures off your phone anywhere

 

We take a lot of photos with our smartphones every day and that's exactly where they stay with few people bothering to print them but the new pocket-sized HP Sprocket can change all that. It is slightly larger than a deck of cards and connects to your...

Small and compact, portable, recharge battery, connects to your mobile via Bluetooth, print your social media images and from camera roll, decorate images with frames and filters.

Quality is good not great - but's all about fun.

The HP Sprocket will give you the opportunity to print out your favourite pictures from your mobile device and let you have a lot of fun doing it. The HP Sprocket will give you the opportunity to print out your favourite pictures from your mobile...

May, 2017

Consumer review (hp.com)

Good small printer good for party .

 

easy to connect to any smart phone and print can carry to any place due to it size ,fun to use.

Feb, 2018

Consumer review (hp.com)

Overall

 

I think this is a great product but the shipping was defintely frustrating.

Feb, 2018

Consumer review (hp.com)

Excellent!

 

The HP Sprocket is easy and fun to use. I was ready to print pictures from my phone in a matter of minutes. When I demonstrated the printer to friends, their reactions were 100% positive. I use one of the pictures to advertise my piano school biz;...

Feb, 2018

Product Specifications

Display

Built-in display:N

Input Capacity

Maximum input capacity:10
Paper input type:Paper tray
Standard input capacity:10

Memory

Internal memory:512

Operational Conditions

Operating relative humidity (H-H):5 - 70
Operating temperature (T-T):15 - 32 / 5 - 40
Storage relative humidity (H-H):5 - 90
Storage temperature (T-T):-30 - 70

Paper Handling

Maximum print size:2" x 3" (5x7.6 cm) / 4" x 6" (10x15 cm)

Ports & interfaces

Bluetooth:Y
Direct printing:Y
Ethernet LAN:N
Near Field Communication (NFC):Y
PictBridge:N
USB connector type:Micro-USB
USB port:N / Y
USB ports quantity:1
Wi-Fi:N

Power

Battery Capacity:500 / 850
Battery Technology:Lithium Polymer (LiPo)
Battery voltage:7.4
Energy Star certified:N
Power consumption (standby):0.9
Power consumption (typical):15.91
Power Source:Battery

Print Technology

Maximum Resolution:313 x 400
Print technology:ZINK (Zero ink)

Printing

Borderless printing:Y
Print speed (10x15 cm):40
Time to first page (color, normal):40

Storage

Card reader integrated:N / Y
Compatible memory cards:MicroSD (TransFlash)

System Requirements

Other operating systems supported:Android, iOS

Technical Details

Battery Type:Li-Polymer
Color of product:Black / Red / White
LED Indicators:Charging, Power

Weight & Dimensions

Depth:1.14 / 4.57
Height:0.906 / 3.05
Package depth:3.82 / 4.53 / 5.79
Package height:1.42 / 1.46 / 1.5
Package weight:11.1 / 8.61
Package width:3.78 / 5.79 / 6.89
Weight:6.07 / 6.74
Width:2.95 / 4.8