Review on HP PSC 2175 printer
HP's PSC 2175 all-in-one is basically a combination of fast and easy printer, scanner and copier in a single package. It has rich photo and creative project features which acts as a center for family creativity. Using this device you can print photos effortlessly in true-to-life photo quality with up to 4800-optimized dpi or optional 6-ink color. It is integrated with digital camera memory card slots and HP's Photo Proof Sheet which makes the printing of digital photos very simple. You just have to select and print the photos you want and decide the quantity, size, frame and more. It also has a flatbed scanner using which scanning and copying photos, documents, and books is very simple. It can scan up to 1200 x 2400 dpi optical resolution and 48-bit color.
This device can be used by people who are keenly interested in printing photos. This device being a combination package will save a lot of space and even time. The fast printing and copying speed at up to 18 pages per minute in black, 13 in color will help you spend your time creating your masterpieces and not simply printing them.
The PSC 2175 can print-scan-copy which makes this a multi-tool for a computer. The PSC 2175 is a reliable machine and is an above average printer. Flatbed scanner is capable of carrying out 1200x2400 dpi scans at 48-bit color. This printer has a fairly small size for a multifunction device. This device is also capable of 1200x1200 dpi printing and 1200x4800 dpi maximum on photo paper. It has direct copier functions with features such as enlarge/shrink functions and another feature is that you can directly print from flash memory. This device accepts Compact Flash Type I and II, Smart Media, Memory Stick, Secure Digital/MultiMedia Card memory card through slots on the front lower right corner of machine.
- FIVE – Photo quality
The HP PSC 2175 has excellent print quality. It will print laser-quality black text and brilliant color photos with up to 4800 optimized dpi or an optional six-ink color. Using this printer you can print standard size photos with borders which will give the pictures a traditional look. You have the option of going borderless also with 44X6.5 inch HP premium plus photo paper.
- FOUR – Direct photo printing
In the HP PSC 2175 the major advantage is that you have two options to print without a PC. You can print photos directly from digital camera memory slots and HP photo proof sheet. Using HP’s photo proof sheet will enable you to preview, select and print the photos you want. Along with this you can even choose the quantity, size, frame and do even more. The direct photo printing feature of HP supports CompactFlash, SmartMedia, memory stick Secure Digital, Digital and MultiMedia compatible memory cards.
- THREE – Outstanding scanning
In the HP PSC 2175 you can scan photos, documents, and books up to letter size with up to a maximum of 1200 x 2400-dpi of optical resolution and 19,200 dpi in enhanced mode and 48-bit in color. This printer has advanced scanning options. This will facilitate easy scanning of documents and photos directly to e-mail. It is an overall decent scanner which is quite capable of scanning photos with good accuracy and color reproduction.
- TWO – Easy to use
This device facilitates printing, scanning and copying from one compact product. This compact all in one feature makes this device perfect for busy homes and home offices. It exhibits fast printing and copying of up to 18 pages per minute in black and up to 13 in color. This increased pace in performance therefore saves time and will not keep you waiting. You can also get creative with your photos using added features like HP photo and imaging software. This software allows to print stickers, iron-on transfers and other options. The HP memories disc creator software is one by virtue of which you can create your own digital photo slide shows on a CD along with added music. The ink-backup mode completes the print job even if a cartridge runs out.
- ONE – Intelligent framework
The PSC 2175 is 17.8 x 14.1 x 10.7 inches and weighs about 18 lbs. The PSC2175 has a flatbed scanner with the controls towards the right of the scanner plate. There are also a couple of buttons like the Fax button. The cover to the scanner plate can be removed to copy large books and other such materials. It also has a paper-type sensor which can automatically adjust the print settings thereby giving out the best print quality.
In HP PSC 2175 you can print, scan, and copy from a single device. It provides rich, true-to-life colors which are great for any project and perfect for photos. The superb quality scanning makes it complete and gives you everything you need to complete professional looking projects at home.