Thermal inkjet printer HP Photosmart C5100 has a good design for easy everyday use. It can perform printing, scanning and copying works of office as well as home. It provides borderless photo prints with a single touch of a button. It is suitable for printing documents, labels, photographs and labels. It is compact in design and is comfortable to move around by hand. The printer does not provide duplex printing facility.
The cartridges are manufactured with superior ink technology to make durable prints with natural colors which do not fade. The printer uses regular cartridge and photo cartridge to provide six ink printings. Delicate shades of colors are reproduced well with six color inks.
Black ink cartridge makes text and black graphic prints with laser quality. Good quality ink cartridge supplies can be purchased from suppliers who provide good support to customers. Suppliers who are dependable and reliable can be chosen to order consumables.
Paper handling of the printer is designed well for day to day use. The input tray can hold up to 100 sheets and the output tray can hold up to 50 sheets.
It provides prints at speed of up to 32 ppm for black in draft mode and 31 ppm for color in draft mode. The print speed is normal and not very fast. The printer makes good quality black text prints and color photo prints with resolution of up to 1200 dpi for black and 4800 by 1200 dpi for color. The printer can make up to 8.5 inches by 11.7 inches size prints.