HP Photosmart 7960 Photo Printer support
This document outlines the product specifications for the HP Photosmart 7960 printer.
HP Photosmart printer models
|HP Photosmart 7960 printer||Q3020A|
Minimum system requirements
|Operating system||98, 2000 Professional, Me, XP Professional, XP Home||Mac OS 9 v 9.1 or later, OS X v 10.1 through 10.3.x|
|Processor||Pentium II (or equivalent) or greater||G3 or greater|
|RAM||64 MB (128 MB recommended)||Mac OS 9.1 and OS 9.2: 64 MB (128 MB recommended) Mac OS X: 128 MB|
|Free disk space||500 MB||500 MB|
|Video display||800 x 600, 16-bit or higher||800 x 600, 16-bit or higher|
|Connectivity||USB: Front and back ports (Windows 98, 2000 Professional, Me, XP Home, and XP Professional)||USB 2.0 (Mac OS 9 v 9.1 or later, OS X v 10.1 through v 10.3.x)|
|Colors||Cartridge model number|
|Black||HP #56 (C6656A|
|Tri-color||HP #57 (C6657A)|
|Photo||HP #58 (C6658A)|
|Photo gray||HP #59 (C9359A)|
|Black truetype resolution||Plain paper/FastDraft||300 x 300 rendered dpi|
|Plain paper/ Fast Normal||600 x 600 rendered dpi|
|Plain paper/Normal||600 x 600 rendered dpi|
|Plain paper/Best||600 x 600 rendered dpi|
|Plain paper/Maximum dpi||1200 x 1200 rendered dpi black|
|Color resolution - Four-ink (any paper type)||Plain paper/FastDraft||300 x 300 input dpi|
|Plain paper/Fast Normal||600 x 600 input dpi|
|Plain paper/Normal||600 x 600 input dpi|
|Plain paper/Best||600 x 600 input dpi|
|Plain paper/Maximum dpi||1200 x 1200 input dpi|
|Color printing resolution - Six-ink (plain and photo papers)||Plain paper/Fast Draft||600 x 300 dpi; 300 x 300 input dpi|
|Plain paper/Fast Normal||600 x 600 dpi; 600 x 600 input dpi|
|Plain paper/Normal||600 x 600 dpi; 600 x 600 input dpi|
|Plain paper/Best||1200 x 1200 dpi; 600 x 600 input dpi|
|Plain paper/Maximum dpi||4800 x 1200 optimized dpi; 1200 x 1200 input dpi|
|Photo paper/Fast Draft||1200 x 1200 dpi; 300 x 300 input dpi|
|Photo paper/Fast Normal||1200 x 1200 dpi; 600 x 600 input dpi|
|Photo paper/Normal||1200 x 1200 dpi; 600 x 600 input dpi|
|Photo paper/Best/Photo REt||1200 x 1200 dpi; 600 x 600 input dpi|
|Photo paper/Maximum dpi||4800 x 1200 optimized dpi; 1200 x 1200 input dpi|
|Black text||21 ppm|
The duty cycle for the HP Photosmart 7960 printer is 5,000 pages per month.
- Front USB port: 2.0 full speed, supporting note book computer and camera connectivity to selected HP cameras
- Rear USB port: supporting computer connectivity
- Five memory card slots: CF I and II, Secure Digital/MM card, SmartMedia card/xD-Picture card, Sony Memory Stick, and IBM Microdrive.
32 MB RAM
- Media-size sensing using width detection
- Media-type detection
- Low ink detection
- Automatic ink cartridge alignment
Paper tray capacity
|A and A4||100 sheets|
|Photo tray||15 sheets|
|Height||7.24 inches (183.8 mm)|
|Width||20.43 inches (518.9 mm)|
|Depth||15.4 inches (391.16 mm)|
|Weight||14.5 pounds (5.78 kg)|
Hewlett-Packard Company is committed to providing quality products in an environmentally sound manner. This printer has been designed with several attributes to minimize impact on our environment. For more information, go to HP's Commitment to the Environment Web site at www.hp.com/hpinfo/globalcitizenship/environment/index.html.
This product generates no appreciable ozone gas (O3).
Energy usage drops significantly while in ENERGY STAR mode, which saves natural resources, and saves money without affecting the high performance of this product. This product qualifies for ENERGY STAR, which is a voluntary program established to encourage the development of energy-efficient office products. ENERGY STAR is a U.S. registered mark of the U.S. EPA. As an ENERGY STAR partner, Hewlett-Packard Company has determined that this product meets the ENERGY STAR guidelines for energy efficiency. For more information, go to www.energystar.gov.
This product is suited for the use of recycled paper according to DIN 19309. Plastic parts over 0.88 ounces (24 grams) are marked according to international standards that enhance the ability to identify plastics for recycling purposes at the end of the printer’s life.
Material safety data sheets
Material Safety Data Sheets (MSDS) can be obtained from the HP Web site at www.hp.com/go/msds. Customers without Internet access should contact HP support.
HP offers an increasing number of product return and recycling programs in many countries and partners with some of the largest electronic recycling centers throughout the world. HP conserves resources by reselling some of its most popular products. This HP product contains lead in the solder, which may require special handling at the end of its life.
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