HP Photosmart Pro B8850 A3 Colour Inkjet Printer


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  • Up to 26ppm Colour Print
  • Up to 28ppm Mono Print
  • 10 Seconds First page
  • USB
  • 4800 x 1200 dpi Print
  • 200 Sheet Input Tray
  • 64MB RAM
  • Windows & Mac Compatible
  • PCL 3 GUI
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Detailed Specification


Speed Colour Up to 26ppm Colour Print
Speed Monochrome Up to 28ppm Mono Print
First Page 10 Seconds First page
Product Group Output A3
Printer Resolution 4800 x 1200 dpi Print
Print Method HP Thermal InkJet


Interface Type(s) USB
Control Buttons 4 front-panel buttons (Power, Cancel, Paper Feed, Toolbox)
Status Display 8 Low Ink Indicator LEDs , 1 Print Head Servicing LED
USB Port Yes
USB Ports 1 x USB 2.0

System Specification

Memory (Maximum) 64MB RAM


Operating Systems Supported Windows & Mac Compatible
System Requirements Microsoft Windows XP Home, XP Professional, XP Media Center Edition: 512 MB RAM, 1 GHz or higher; Microsoft Windows XP Professional x64 Edition, 1 GB RAM, 1 GHz or higher; Windows Vista Home: 512 MB RAM, 1 GHz or higher; Windows Vista (all others) 1 GB RA

Media Handling

Paper Handling Input 1 200 Sheet Input Tray
Maximum Input Capacity 200 Sheet
Maximum Paper Size A3
Media Supported Photo paper, plain paper, digital fine art media, brochure paper
Paper Handling Manual Feed Single Sheet
Paper Handling Output 50 Sheet
Paper Size A3 A3+ A4 A5 A6 B4 B5 B6 C6 DL

Duty Cycle

Monthly Duty Cycle 1k Pages Per Month


Mono or Colour Printer Colour
Technology Inkjet Printer
Dimensions 67.3cm (W) x 42.9cm (D) x 24.1cm (H) - Weight 17.1kg
Environmental Operating Temperature 15 to 32C - Humidity 20 to 80%
Environmental Certifications EU (EMC Directive 2004/108/EC), USA (FCC Part 15 Class B Rules),Canada (ICES-003 Issue 4) Australia/New Zealand (EN55022:2006),China CCC (GB9254:1998), Korea (RRL certified), Taiwan BSMI (CNS13438:1998), Russia (GOST)
Noise Level 5.7dbA
Power Consumption Printing/Standby/Sleep Modes 35W / 7.8W
Power Saving Modes Energy Star Compliant
Product Summary HP Photosmart Pro B8850 A3 Colour Inkjet Printer
Product Type Inkjet Printer
Voltage/ Power/ Frequency 100 to 240VAC / 50 to 60Hz


Printer Languages PCL 3 GUI
Software Included HP Photosmart Essential Software

In the Box

In The Box HP Photosmart Pro B8850 Photo Printer, HP 38 Pigment Ink Cartridges with Vivera Inks (8 individual ink cartridges), HP 70 Printheads (x4), HP Photosmart ProPrint plug-in for Adobe Photoshop, HP Photosmart Essential Software on CD-ROM, quick start booklet,


Warranty Standard one-year limited hardware warranty

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All print speeds, running cost calculations and consumable life cycles are MANUFACTURER ESTIMATES based on 5% per page coverage. Images are used for illustration purposes only

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Running Costs

-All consumable life cycles are manufacturer estimates based on 5% coverage per A4 page

*Estimation based on toner/ink cartridges only and excludes long life components such as image drums and fusers.

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