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Delivery Schedule

Most orders will arrive in the timeframes shown below. However, due to the COVID-19 crisis, a minority will take a day or more than expected. If your order hasn't arrived by the estimated delivery date, please allow 5 days before contacting us.


Order placedExpect to receive
Monday, before 5:15pm Next day (Tuesday)
Tuesday, before 5:15pm Next day (Wednesday)
Wednesday, before 5:15pm Next day (Thursday)
Thursday, before 5:15pm Next day (Friday)
Friday, before 5:15pm Monday
Saturday or Sunday Tuesday

All orders are being dispatched from our warehouse on the day they are placed (Monday to Friday before 5:15pm).

The possible delays in delivery are due to unprecedented demand on couriers, and affect all couriers throughout the U.K. This means that all online stores will be affected equally, regardless of the speed in which orders are dispatched.

Bank holidays

We do not despatch or deliver orders on bank holidays

Highlands and Islands

Deliveries may take 2 to 3 days longer to arrive

International deliveries

We only deliver to addresses within the UK.

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If within 7 days of your purchase you find the same product (brand and model) being offered online at a lower price, we will refund 100% of the difference. For further info, click here.

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To claim against our low price guarantee simply contact us and include the following information:

  • Your full name, postal address, email address and order number
  • The product code of the item you found cheaper on a competitor's site
  • The exact page on the competitors website where you found the product cheaper
  • Please note: unfortunately we are unable to offer this guarantee on printers and hardware

Our low price guarantee applies only to products available from online UK retailers. It excludes products that are not new and immediately available, online promotions such as special, bonus or free offers that are not at everyday prices and products which are sold under different terms and conditions, such as special financing, contract pricing or volume discount pricing.

Basically, the identical items must be in stock and ready for immediate dispatch on another VAT registered UK mainland based website.

Free next-day delivery

Our free delivery option typically uses Royal Mail first class. In 98% of cases, orders placed on Monday to Friday before 5:15pm will arrive on the next working day. To see other delivery options and our delivery schedule click here.

Delivery Schedule

Orders placed before 5:15pm on Monday to Thursday - receive next day

Orders placed before 5:15pm on Friday - receive on Monday

Orders placed on Saturday or Sunday - receive on Tuesday

Delivery Options

Free next-day

98% of orders arrive the next working day. Typically uses Royal Mail 1st class, though some orders may be upgraded to courier.

Guaranteed next-day (£2.95)

Uses courier. In the extremely unlikely event that delivery isn't attempted on the next working day, you will be given:

  • A 10% refund of the total order value
  • A refund of £2.95 courier charge
  • A further voucher giving you a further 10% off your next order

Guaranteed pre-12 (£7.95)

Uses courier. In the extremely unlikely event that delivery isn't attempted before 12 noon on the next working day, you will be given:

  • A 10% refund of the total order value
  • A refund of £7.95 courier charge
  • A further voucher giving you a further 10% off your next order

12 month warranty on printer cartridges

If within a year of purchase you happen to experience any quality problem, we'll happily provide a replacement, or a full refund.

Free returns on printer cartridges

Whatever the reason for returning printer cartridges to Cartridge Save, you will never pay a penny for postage.

Lowest online price guaranteed

We pride ourselves in giving our customers the best possible value for money. To ensure you are not out of pocket, we will refund 100% of the difference, if within 7 days of your purchase you find the same product (brand and model) being offered online at a lower price.

To claim against our low price guarantee simply contact us and include the following information:

  • Your full name, postal address, email address and order number
  • The product code of the item you found cheaper on a competitor's site
  • The exact page on the competitors website where you found the product cheaper
  • Please note: unfortunately we are unable to offer this guarantee on printers and hardware

Our low price guarantee applies only to products available from online UK retailers. It excludes products that are not new and immediately available, online promotions such as special, bonus or free offers that are not at everyday prices and products which are sold under different terms and conditions, such as special financing, contract pricing or volume discount pricing.

Basically, the identical items must be in stock and ready for immediate dispatch on another VAT registered UK mainland based website.

HP Photosmart 422 Ink Cartridges

HP Photosmart 422 Ink Cartridges

The following 5 products are guaranteed to work in your HP Photosmart 422 printer:

5 products guaranteed to work in your printer:

5 products guaranteed to work in your HP Photosmart 422 printer:

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Colour ink cartridges for HP Photosmart 422 printer

  1. Genuine High Capacity Tri-Colour HP 344 Ink Cartridge - (Vivera C9363EE)
    Customer Reviews
    1. 5 Star 19
    2. 4 Star 2
    3. 3 Star 0
    4. 2 Star 0
    5. 1 Star 0
    See all 21 reviews

    Average Customer Review:
    98.095238095238%
    21 reviews

    1. 100%

      By John W on

      I have a HP7310 printer and I have never had any problems when using the recommended HP339 and 344 cartridges. They are expensive, but the print quality is good. They last well and they are 100% compatible with the printer. Cartridgesave provide a very prompt and reliable service and their prices are competitive.
    2. 100%

      By Mark Dunn on

      I have never had anything other than Five Star service from Cartridgesave.
    3. 100%

      By Dunn on


      Cartridgesave have always provided me with first class service and next day delivery.

      Thank you.
    4. 100%

      By David F on

      Good price. Rapid delivery. Simple to install. Good quality print.
    5. 100%

      By Jane Tordoff-Marks on

      Prompt service. Good price. Would recomend. Easy to install and good quality print.
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    Page yield:
    1. 560 pages
    14ml

    Pack Contains:

    Tri-colour - 560 pages
    14ml

    For most cartridges this is based on 5% coverage on A4 paper. These numbers are based on manufacturer quoted values and are for comparison purposes only.

    High Capacity
    • High capacity colour ink cartridge
    • Lowest online price guarantee
    • Lowest online price guarantee

      If within a year of purchase you happen to experience any quality problem, we'll happily provide a replacement, or a full refund.

      Whatever the reason for returning items to cartridgesave.co.uk, you will never pay a penny for postage.

    Best value Genuine

    10.6p per page

    For most cartridges this is based on 5% coverage on A4 paper. These numbers are based on manufacturer quoted values and are for comparison purposes only.

    1. 560 pages
    14ml
    High Capacity
    Page yield:
    1. 560 pages
    14ml

    Pack Contains:

    Tri-colour - 560 pages
    14ml

    For most cartridges this is based on 5% coverage on A4 paper. These numbers are based on manufacturer quoted values and are for comparison purposes only.

    High Capacity
    £59.15

    FREE next-day delivery

    Multi-buy discount
    • Buy more, save money
    • 2 £57.08
    • 3+ £56.24
    Page yield:
    1. 560 pages
    14ml

    Pack Contains:

    Tri-colour - 560 pages
    14ml

    For most cartridges this is based on 5% coverage on A4 paper. These numbers are based on manufacturer quoted values and are for comparison purposes only.

    High Capacity
      • High capacity colour ink cartridge
      • Lowest online price guarantee
      • Lowest online price guarantee

        If within a year of purchase you happen to experience any quality problem, we'll happily provide a replacement, or a full refund.

        Whatever the reason for returning items to cartridgesave.co.uk, you will never pay a penny for postage.

    £59.15

    FREE next-day delivery

    Multi-buy discount
    • Buy more, save money
    • 2 £57.08
    • 3+ £56.24
  2. Genuine Tri-Colour HP 343 Ink Cartridge - (Vivera C8766EE)
    Customer Reviews
    1. 5 Star 60
    2. 4 Star 4
    3. 3 Star 0
    4. 2 Star 0
    5. 1 Star 0
    See all 64 reviews

    Average Customer Review:
    98.75%
    64 reviews

    1. 100%

      By Howard Rodda on

      Unfortunately my HP printer would not accept a compatible but original worked straight away giving excellent quality. Thanks to Cartridgesave - their friendly operators were very helpful.
    2. 100%

      By Laurance Ward on

      Excellent Product. Easily fitted and excellent quality.
      Would recommend it to others.
    3. 100%

      By shirley bakewell on

      As always can find what I need with super fast delivery. Good quality and price. Will recommend this site to others.
    4. 100%

      By Mark Cribb on

      Ordered one day came the next.
      HP printer happy now along with its owner!
    5. 100%

      By chris mitton on

      good product, never had a problem with cartridge save products, service and delivery are second to none
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    Page yield:
    1. 330 pages
    7ml

    Pack Contains:

    Tri-colour - 330 pages
    7ml

    For most cartridges this is based on 5% coverage on A4 paper. These numbers are based on manufacturer quoted values and are for comparison purposes only.

    • Colour ink cartridge
    • Lowest online price guarantee
    • Lowest online price guarantee

      If within a year of purchase you happen to experience any quality problem, we'll happily provide a replacement, or a full refund.

      Whatever the reason for returning items to cartridgesave.co.uk, you will never pay a penny for postage.

    12.7p per page

    For most cartridges this is based on 5% coverage on A4 paper. These numbers are based on manufacturer quoted values and are for comparison purposes only.

    1. 330 pages
    7ml
    Page yield:
    1. 330 pages
    7ml

    Pack Contains:

    Tri-colour - 330 pages
    7ml

    For most cartridges this is based on 5% coverage on A4 paper. These numbers are based on manufacturer quoted values and are for comparison purposes only.

    £41.93

    FREE next-day delivery

    Multi-buy discount
    • Buy more, save money
    • 2 £39.94
    • 3+ £39.13
    Page yield:
    1. 330 pages
    7ml

    Pack Contains:

    Tri-colour - 330 pages
    7ml

    For most cartridges this is based on 5% coverage on A4 paper. These numbers are based on manufacturer quoted values and are for comparison purposes only.

      • Colour ink cartridge
      • Lowest online price guarantee
      • Lowest online price guarantee

        If within a year of purchase you happen to experience any quality problem, we'll happily provide a replacement, or a full refund.

        Whatever the reason for returning items to cartridgesave.co.uk, you will never pay a penny for postage.

    £41.93

    FREE next-day delivery

    Multi-buy discount
    • Buy more, save money
    • 2 £39.94
    • 3+ £39.13
  3. Compatible Multipack High Capacity Tri-Colour HP 344 Printer Cartridge Twin Pack - (HP C9363EE)
    Customer Reviews

    Average Customer Review:
    93.714285714286%
    35 reviews

    1. 100%

      By RDS on

      Gosh! Next day delivery really was next day. The price of the cartridges was simply brilliant.
      Cartridge fitting was simple. The print quality and colour reproduction of the compatible cartridges on my HP6940 was great.
      I will be using CartridgeSave for my other printer.
    2. 100%

      By P. Roberts on

      Always excellent service and using it with my HP Office jet has been no problem for the past years.
      I contiue to recommend them to friends.
    3. 100%

      By William Neville Johnson on

      Perfect as allways. wont go any other supplyer. Really good and quick. Thanks.
    4. 80%

      By Pete on

      Speedy delivery. Reasonable price. Compatibility for HP Photosmart 325 as stated. Good print quality. What's not to like?
    5. 100%

      By Stuart Nattrass on

      I have used Cartridgesave for years for HP printers. Never failed. Excellent quality, great value, prompt and reliable delivery and very helpful Customer Services if you need them. What more could you want? They are a no brainer! Stuart N
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    Page yield:
    1. 560 pages x 2
    28ml

    Pack Contains:

    Tri-colour - 560 pages x 2
    28ml

    For most cartridges this is based on 5% coverage on A4 paper. These numbers are based on manufacturer quoted values and are for comparison purposes only.

    High Capacity
    • Pack of 2 high capacity colour ink cartridges
    • Premium brand recycled ink cartridges

      Made using recycled HP cartridges, these cartridges are a direct replacement for the HP versions. Manufactured to strict quality standards, our premium cartridges produce high quality prints and are very reliable — in fact, we use them in our offices and recommend them to friends, family and other businesses.

    • Premium brand recycled ink cartridges

      Made using recycled HP cartridges, these cartridges are a direct replacement for the HP versions. Manufactured to strict quality standards, our premium cartridges produce high quality prints and are very reliable — in fact, we use them in our offices and recommend them to friends, family and other businesses.

    • 3-year warranty
      3-year warranty on our own-brand cartridges
      We are proud of our own-brand cartridges, so we’ve made trying them a no-brainer. If within three years of purchase you have any problem whatsoever, we’ll happily offer either a replacement or a refund.
      Returning items is easy—it takes just a few minutes. But our return rate is very low, so you’ll be unlikely to need it.
      We are confident that no other own-brand cartridges are better than ours. They produce vibrant prints with accurate colour densities and dark blacks—and their page yields are as good as the genuines, if not better. Give them a try, and see why our customers love them.
      Our own-brand cartridges are incredibly reliable for three reasons:
      1. We are the UK’s biggest seller of own-brand cartridges, and we have invested a lot in optimising them.
      2. We are dedicated to quality. Every own-brand cartridge is performance-tested before it leaves the factory.
      3. We constantly monitor customer feedback, and quickly resolve any issues.
    • Printer protection guarantee
      Our cartridges won't damage your printer—guaranteed
      Some people worry that own-brand cartridges might damage their printers. We know from experience that ours don’t.
      To reassure you, we guarantee that we’ll repair or replace your printer—for free—in the unlikely event that it gets damaged by an own-brand cartridge. This is regardless of how old your printer is. We can afford to offer this because problems are almost unheard of.
      Some people whose printers are less than a year old worry that an own-brand cartridge might invalidate the manufacturer’s warranty. This isn’t true. By law, the manufacturers aren’t allowed to invalidate your warranty if you use own-brand cartridges. If something does go wrong, and our own-brand cartridges are to blame, we’ll take over the manufacturer’s warranty, offer you phone support and repair or replace your printer if needed.

      In summary, there’s zero risk in using our own-brand cartridges.

    Best value Premium

    1.7p per page

    For most cartridges this is based on 5% coverage on A4 paper. These numbers are based on manufacturer quoted values and are for comparison purposes only.

    1. 560 pages x 2
    28ml
    High Capacity
    Page yield:
    1. 560 pages x 2
    28ml

    Pack Contains:

    Tri-colour - 560 pages x 2
    28ml

    For most cartridges this is based on 5% coverage on A4 paper. These numbers are based on manufacturer quoted values and are for comparison purposes only.

    High Capacity
    £19.44

    FREE next-day delivery

    Multi-buy discount
    • Buy more, save money
    • 2 £16.52
    • 3+ £15.37
    Page yield:
    1. 560 pages x 2
    28ml

    Pack Contains:

    Tri-colour - 560 pages x 2
    28ml

    For most cartridges this is based on 5% coverage on A4 paper. These numbers are based on manufacturer quoted values and are for comparison purposes only.

    High Capacity
      • Pack of 2 high capacity colour ink cartridges
      • Premium brand recycled ink cartridges

        Made using recycled HP cartridges, these cartridges are a direct replacement for the HP versions. Manufactured to strict quality standards, our premium cartridges produce high quality prints and are very reliable — in fact, we use them in our offices and recommend them to friends, family and other businesses.

      • Premium brand recycled ink cartridges

        Made using recycled HP cartridges, these cartridges are a direct replacement for the HP versions. Manufactured to strict quality standards, our premium cartridges produce high quality prints and are very reliable — in fact, we use them in our offices and recommend them to friends, family and other businesses.

      • 3-year warranty
        3-year warranty on our own-brand cartridges
        We are proud of our own-brand cartridges, so we’ve made trying them a no-brainer. If within three years of purchase you have any problem whatsoever, we’ll happily offer either a replacement or a refund.
        Returning items is easy—it takes just a few minutes. But our return rate is very low, so you’ll be unlikely to need it.
        We are confident that no other own-brand cartridges are better than ours. They produce vibrant prints with accurate colour densities and dark blacks—and their page yields are as good as the genuines, if not better. Give them a try, and see why our customers love them.
        Our own-brand cartridges are incredibly reliable for three reasons:
        1. We are the UK’s biggest seller of own-brand cartridges, and we have invested a lot in optimising them.
        2. We are dedicated to quality. Every own-brand cartridge is performance-tested before it leaves the factory.
        3. We constantly monitor customer feedback, and quickly resolve any issues.
      • Printer protection guarantee
        Our cartridges won't damage your printer—guaranteed
        Some people worry that own-brand cartridges might damage their printers. We know from experience that ours don’t.
        To reassure you, we guarantee that we’ll repair or replace your printer—for free—in the unlikely event that it gets damaged by an own-brand cartridge. This is regardless of how old your printer is. We can afford to offer this because problems are almost unheard of.
        Some people whose printers are less than a year old worry that an own-brand cartridge might invalidate the manufacturer’s warranty. This isn’t true. By law, the manufacturers aren’t allowed to invalidate your warranty if you use own-brand cartridges. If something does go wrong, and our own-brand cartridges are to blame, we’ll take over the manufacturer’s warranty, offer you phone support and repair or replace your printer if needed.

        In summary, there’s zero risk in using our own-brand cartridges.
    £19.44

    FREE next-day delivery

    Multi-buy discount
    • Buy more, save money
    • 2 £16.52
    • 3+ £15.37
  4. Compatible High Capacity Tri-Colour HP 344 Printer Cartridge - (HP C9363EE)
    Customer Reviews

    Average Customer Review:
    95.576923076923%
    104 reviews

    1. 100%

      By Jeff on

      Better than before
    2. 100%

      By Derek Beswick on

      fantastic service
    3. 100%

      By Jeff on

      Usual quick and efficient service
    4. 80%

      By Arthur on

      Very reasonable substitute for original cartridges. Excellent service and delivery.
    5. 100%

      By Dennis on

      Great cartridge works as good as the original but not the heavtey price I know where to buy in future
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    Save £24.18 compared to the genuine HP!
    Page yield:
    1. 560 pages
    14ml

    Pack Contains:

    Tri-colour - 560 pages
    14ml

    For most cartridges this is based on 5% coverage on A4 paper. These numbers are based on manufacturer quoted values and are for comparison purposes only.

    High Capacity
    • High capacity colour ink cartridge
    • Premium brand recycled ink cartridge

      Made using recycled HP cartridges, this cartridge is a direct replacement for the HP version. Manufactured to strict quality standards, our premium cartridges produce high quality prints and are very reliable — in fact, we use them in our offices and recommend them to friends, family and other businesses.

    • Premium brand recycled ink cartridge

      Made using recycled HP cartridges, this cartridge is a direct replacement for the HP version. Manufactured to strict quality standards, our premium cartridges produce high quality prints and are very reliable — in fact, we use them in our offices and recommend them to friends, family and other businesses.

    • 3-year warranty
      3-year warranty on our own-brand cartridges
      We are proud of our own-brand cartridges, so we’ve made trying them a no-brainer. If within three years of purchase you have any problem whatsoever, we’ll happily offer either a replacement or a refund.
      Returning items is easy—it takes just a few minutes. But our return rate is very low, so you’ll be unlikely to need it.
      We are confident that no other own-brand cartridges are better than ours. They produce vibrant prints with accurate colour densities and dark blacks—and their page yields are as good as the genuines, if not better. Give them a try, and see why our customers love them.
      Our own-brand cartridges are incredibly reliable for three reasons:
      1. We are the UK’s biggest seller of own-brand cartridges, and we have invested a lot in optimising them.
      2. We are dedicated to quality. Every own-brand cartridge is performance-tested before it leaves the factory.
      3. We constantly monitor customer feedback, and quickly resolve any issues.
    • Printer protection guarantee
      Our cartridges won't damage your printer—guaranteed
      Some people worry that own-brand cartridges might damage their printers. We know from experience that ours don’t.
      To reassure you, we guarantee that we’ll repair or replace your printer—for free—in the unlikely event that it gets damaged by an own-brand cartridge. This is regardless of how old your printer is. We can afford to offer this because problems are almost unheard of.
      Some people whose printers are less than a year old worry that an own-brand cartridge might invalidate the manufacturer’s warranty. This isn’t true. By law, the manufacturers aren’t allowed to invalidate your warranty if you use own-brand cartridges. If something does go wrong, and our own-brand cartridges are to blame, we’ll take over the manufacturer’s warranty, offer you phone support and repair or replace your printer if needed.

      In summary, there’s zero risk in using our own-brand cartridges.
    6.2p per page

    For most cartridges this is based on 5% coverage on A4 paper. These numbers are based on manufacturer quoted values and are for comparison purposes only.

    1. 560 pages
    14ml
    High Capacity
    Page yield:
    1. 560 pages
    14ml

    Pack Contains:

    Tri-colour - 560 pages
    14ml

    For most cartridges this is based on 5% coverage on A4 paper. These numbers are based on manufacturer quoted values and are for comparison purposes only.

    High Capacity
    £34.97

    FREE next-day delivery

    Multi-buy discount
    • Buy more, save money
    • 2 £31.61
    • 3+ £30.13
    Page yield:
    1. 560 pages
    14ml

    Pack Contains:

    Tri-colour - 560 pages
    14ml

    For most cartridges this is based on 5% coverage on A4 paper. These numbers are based on manufacturer quoted values and are for comparison purposes only.

    High Capacity
      • High capacity colour ink cartridge
      • Premium brand recycled ink cartridge

        Made using recycled HP cartridges, this cartridge is a direct replacement for the HP version. Manufactured to strict quality standards, our premium cartridges produce high quality prints and are very reliable — in fact, we use them in our offices and recommend them to friends, family and other businesses.

      • Premium brand recycled ink cartridge

        Made using recycled HP cartridges, this cartridge is a direct replacement for the HP version. Manufactured to strict quality standards, our premium cartridges produce high quality prints and are very reliable — in fact, we use them in our offices and recommend them to friends, family and other businesses.

      • 3-year warranty
        3-year warranty on our own-brand cartridges
        We are proud of our own-brand cartridges, so we’ve made trying them a no-brainer. If within three years of purchase you have any problem whatsoever, we’ll happily offer either a replacement or a refund.
        Returning items is easy—it takes just a few minutes. But our return rate is very low, so you’ll be unlikely to need it.
        We are confident that no other own-brand cartridges are better than ours. They produce vibrant prints with accurate colour densities and dark blacks—and their page yields are as good as the genuines, if not better. Give them a try, and see why our customers love them.
        Our own-brand cartridges are incredibly reliable for three reasons:
        1. We are the UK’s biggest seller of own-brand cartridges, and we have invested a lot in optimising them.
        2. We are dedicated to quality. Every own-brand cartridge is performance-tested before it leaves the factory.
        3. We constantly monitor customer feedback, and quickly resolve any issues.
      • Printer protection guarantee
        Our cartridges won't damage your printer—guaranteed
        Some people worry that own-brand cartridges might damage their printers. We know from experience that ours don’t.
        To reassure you, we guarantee that we’ll repair or replace your printer—for free—in the unlikely event that it gets damaged by an own-brand cartridge. This is regardless of how old your printer is. We can afford to offer this because problems are almost unheard of.
        Some people whose printers are less than a year old worry that an own-brand cartridge might invalidate the manufacturer’s warranty. This isn’t true. By law, the manufacturers aren’t allowed to invalidate your warranty if you use own-brand cartridges. If something does go wrong, and our own-brand cartridges are to blame, we’ll take over the manufacturer’s warranty, offer you phone support and repair or replace your printer if needed.

        In summary, there’s zero risk in using our own-brand cartridges.
    £34.97

    FREE next-day delivery

    Multi-buy discount
    • Buy more, save money
    • 2 £31.61
    • 3+ £30.13

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HP Photosmart 422 Printer Review

Expert review of the HP Photosmart 422 printer

Our Verdict:

The HP Photosmart 422 is a marketed as a 'portable photo studio' for personal or small business use. While it is generally promoted to serious photographers, the camera that comes with it is entry-level at best and may not satisfy the needs of professional digital photography. Some users complain of unimpressive and grainy output.

Design

Resembling a sleek and monochromatic boom box, the HP Photosmart 422 is a compact photo printer which you can take anywhere because it only weighs 5 pounds. The printer relies on PhotoREt III to optimise resolution to 4800x1200 dpi. The body of the HP Photosmart 422 is integrated with front and rear high-speed USB 2.0 ports for physically connecting to select HP cameras, your computer, or your laptop. There is a camera dock on top so you can use the camera's LCD screen as your monitor.

Advantages

This printer is often bundled with the HP M415 digital camera, which is a good deal if you do not have a compatible camera to use with it. The HP Photosmart 422 is compatible with PictBridge so you can print directly from your digital camera, too. Alternatively, you can print wirelessly via Bluetooth from any compatible device as long as you have an adapter. The HP Photosmart 422 finishes 'normal' mode prints in about 60 seconds, and 'best' mode prints in about 100 seconds.

Disadvantages

The camera supplied with the HP Photosmart 422 is not very good. It is an ordinary point-and-shoot camera with poor built-in storage of 16MB, which can only store a maximum of 3 high-resolution photographs. Because the camera is poor, the printer ends up producing grainy pictures. The Photosmart 422 lacks a built-in LCD monitor, so you would have to rely on the digital camera's screen to view pictures before printing them.