The HP Photosmart B109a offers scanning, printing and copying functions. The user-friendly Bubble-Jet ink-jet printer weighs 7kg and measures 42 x 19 x 45cm (D x H x W). Its paper tray holds maximum 80 sheets. The operating systems Windows XP, Windows Vista, and Windows 7 as well as Mac OS X V.10.4, 10.5 or higher are supported.
Colour printing with the HP Photosmart B109a
The HP Photosmart B109a can print photos and documents directly from memory cards (such as memory sticks and SD cards). The data transfer between printer and PC is made via a USB 2.0 cable. The printer has a 3.6cm colour display that allows one to preview the media to be printed. It prints 28 colour pages per minute with a maximum resolution of 4800 x 1200 dpi, and 30 black & white pages per minute with a resolution of 600 x 600 dpi. The printing speed for a 10 x 15cm colour photo with the best quality is approximately 59 seconds. Duplex printing (double-sided printing) can be set up manually with a paper saving option on the HP Photosmart B109. The scanner in the HP Photosmart B109a can process documents with a maximum size of 21.5 x 29.7cm. Its maximum colour resolution is 1200 x 2400 dpi. The scanner can scan 29 pages per minute. The copier in the HP Photosmart B109a has a maximum colour resolution of 1200 x 1200 dpi and copies 9 pages per minute.
Ink replacement in the HP Photosmart B109a
The device must be turned on in order to replace the cartridges. Open the access panel for the cartridges, then press the locking device on the cartridges in order to remove them. Twist the orange cap on the new cartridge to remove it. The colour symbols on the cartridge are then aligned and the cartridge is inserted according to that alignment. The device can be used once the cover has been closed.