HP Deskjet 460CB
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Experience true mobility with HP's Deskjet 460cb, a full-featured mobile printer that delivers optional Wi-Fi and Bluetooth wireless connectivity and high-quality printing for documents and photos (WiFi and Bluetooth cards must be purchased separately). The 460cb sports all the great features of the 460c, but offers users the added convenience of a built-in battery pack. For added convenience, the included Li-Ion battery is fully rechargeable. Extremely portable and light, the Deskjet 460cb will deliver professional-quality reports, brochures, and photos in 4-x-6-inch to 8-x-11-inch formats. It works seamlessly with both Windows and Mac operating systems, and can print lengthy documents and multiple copies without reloading the paper with its convenient fold-up 50-sheet feeder and fold-out output door. Optimize your mobile productivity with versatile accessories (sold separately)--including a car/airplane adapter, AC power adapter, travel holder for ink cartridges, and a carrying case. Print in vibrant color at up to 4,800 optimized dpi color (using HP Premium photo paper with 1200 x 1200 dpi input) and get crisp, laser-quality black text. Create beautiful 4-x-6-inch borderless 1-inch snapshots and photos with white borders in sizes up to 8.5 x 11 inches. Resist photo fading for generations when you use HP's Vivera Inks and Premium Plus photo papers. Print fast, at up to 17 pages per minute in black and 16 in color, and get borderless 4-x-6-inch photos in as little time as 45 seconds. This printer is compatible with Linux, Windows, and Mac OS X operating systems. Measuring 13.4 x 7.28 x 3.25 inches and weighing only five pounds, this printer is backed by a 1-year limited manufacturer's warranty.
Recommended driver: hplip
Supported drivers: hplip
Connection via USB
The best printout quality you will get with the HPLIP driver, provided by HP (compatible to the HP DeskJet 6500 Series), especially the 1200-dpi high resolution mode gives excellent photo quality (the rendered bitmap is 1200x1200 dpi, but the printer hardware does an interpolation then and prints with the printer's highest resolution). Also the Gimp-Print driver is reported to work (Model setting: "pcl-900").
For basic printing functionality use the HPIJS driver . For advanced functionality such as printer status and maintenance features, use the HPLIP driver (which includes HPIJS).
When used with HP's HPLIP driver, this printer auto-detects the paper type and ink cartridge type and does appropriate dithering and colour adjustment internally, controlled by the hardware. So when Ghostscript with the HPLIP driver only renders the image with 300 or 600 dpi, higher resolutions are used for the internal dithering. So if you insert photo paper, the printer will print in photo quality, no paper type choice in the driver's options is needed. There is also a special high resolution mode where the image is rendered in 1200 dpi and interpolated to 4800x1200 dpi by the hardware, without paper detection, intended for photo paper only.
Current border-less (full bleed) support is 4-sided for paper sizes Oufuku-Hagaki or smaller.
Consumables/Refills: One Color(CMY) + one Black(K) or Photo (cmK)
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