HP Photosmart C5180

September 8, 2006 | Mark Goldstein | Printers | Comment |

HP Photosmart C5180HP UK Press Release

Great For Both Work and Play - HP All-in-One Produces Lab-Quality Photos and Laser-Quality Documents - HP printer, copier and scanner gives breakthrough printing speeds along with networking, exceptional photo printing and 2.4in colour screen

Bracknell, UK, 7 September 2006 - HP today unveiled the HP Photosmart C5180 All-in-One, giving home users photo quality expected from a dedicated photo printer alongside fast, efficient document printing, scanning and copying. The all-in-one comes with six economical individual HP Vivera inks for beautiful photos that last for generations(1), printed in as fast as 12 seconds.(2) Built-in Ethernet networking and document print speeds of up to 32 pages per minute (ppm) in mono and 31ppm in colour make this an efficient home office companion. Using the 2.4in display, users can scan, print, organise and edit photos and documents without using a computer.

With slots for memory cards(3), a hi-speed USB 2.0 connection and the HP Photosmart Express user interface, the C5180 gives users many options to print, copy and scan photos and documents easily. Meanwhile, HP Real-Life Technologies provide smart features such as red-eye removal, easy creation of panoramic pictures as well as automatically adjusting lighting to produce the best image possible.

Users can also personalise their CDs to professional quality by using HP’s new CD/DVD tattooing on ultra-thin, highly durable plastic labels that create personalised, professional-looking photo, music and data CDs.

The HP Photosmart C5180 provides:
The world’s fastest photo printing speeds. A10x15cm photo print as fast as12 seconds, and documents at up to 32 ppm in mono and up to 31 ppm colour(1)
Six-ink printing with HP Vivera Inks produces rich and realistic photos that resist fading for generations(2)
Share, print, scan and copy easily on small networks using built-in Ethernet
Walk-up and print using the 2.4in QVGA colour image display—adjusts for optimal viewing from any angle and allows users to select, rotate, crop, zoom and remove red-eye directly from the display without using a computer
Print lab-quality photos without a computer using convenient front USB port
HP Photosmart Express button makes completing your digital photography experience fast and easy - view, print, share and save
Intuitive control panel and convenient one-touch buttons are easy to use
HP Photosmart Premier software edits, organises, prints, shares, archives and creates photo projects
HP Real Life technologies can automatically enhance and edit photos, resulting in professional-quality photos at home
Make colour and black & white copies and photo reprints without a computer
Effortlessly print landscapes or other panoramic images with HP panorama photo printing in any size up to 210x594mm(4) with or without borders
Use the HP Document Viewer to easily view, manage and annotate photos and documents
Easily personalise any CD or DVD with colourful photos and text printed directly onto HP CD/DVD Tattoos(5)
The HP Photosmart C5180 will be available for purchase in the UK from September 2006, priced at 199.99 GBP inc VAT

Supplies with pricing(6) for the Deskjet C5180:

HP 363 Individual Ink Cartridges:
Yellow (C8773EE) estimated street price 6.99 GBP
Cyan (C8771EE) estimated street price 6.99 GBP
Magenta (C8772EE) estimated street price 6.99 GBP
Light Cyan (C8774EE) estimated street price 6.99 GBP
Light Magenta (C8775EE) estimated street price 6.99 GBP
Black (C8721EE) estimated street price 10.99 GBP
HP also offers a wide variety of papers ranging from everyday multipurpose papers to photo and professional brochure and flyer papers. HP recommends the following media (selection):

HP Superior Inkjet Paper 180gsm Glossy, A4
HP Professional Inkjet Paper 120gsm Matt, A4
HP Labels 70x36mm, A4
HP Bright White Inkjet Paper 90gsm, A4
HP Premium Glossy Photo Paper 240gsm, 10x15cm
HP CD/DVD Tattoos - recommended UK street price of 6.99 GBP

About HP
HP is a technology solutions provider to consumers, businesses and institutions globally. The company’s offerings span IT infrastructure, global services, business and home computing, and imaging and printing. For the four fiscal quarters ended April 30, 2006, HP revenue totaled $88.9 billion. More information about HP (NYSE, Nasdaq: HPQ) is available at www.hp.com.

1 Based on WillhelmResearch.com light-fade testing under glass (January 2005) using HP Vivera Inks on HP Premium Plus Photo Papers. For more information on additional permanence testing factors, visit http://hp.com/go/premiumplusphoto.
2 Speed comparisons in default and fastest modes, when printing 10x15cm photos from a computer, based upon HP internal testing of comparable consumer photo printing products available as of April 2006.
3 Memory card slots support Secure Digital/MultiMedia Card, CompactFlash Type I and II, Memory Stick, XD-Picture Card, Memory Stick Duo (with adapter; not included, purchase separately), Mini SD (with adapter; not included, purchase separately).
4 Borderless printing up to 210x594mm using brochure and photo paper.
5 Printable CD/DVD Tattoos not included; must be purchased separately.
6 UK Recommended Retail Price

HP Photosmart C5180