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HP PSC 1215 All-in-One Printer support

Product Specifications

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HP product models

ModelPart number
PSC 1200 Q1661A
PSC 1205* Q1665A
PSC 1209 Q7284A
PSC 1210 Q1662A
PSC 1210xi* Q1663A
PSC 1210v* Q1664A
PSC 1213Q5896A
PSC 1215Q5894A
*Not available in every country/region
Figure 1: The HP PSC 1200 series

Minimum system requirements - Windows

Operating system Minimum system requirement
DOS

Windows 3.x

Windows 95

Windows NT 4.0
Not supported
Windows 98

Windows 98SE

Windows Millennium Edition

Windows 2000*

Windows XP
Any Intel Pentium®) II, Celeron, or compatible processor

64 MB RAM for Windows 98 and Me, 128 MB RAM for Microsoft® Windows 2000 and XP

300 MB free disk space plus an additional 50 MB free disk space for saved images

SVGA Monitor 800 x 600 with 16-bit color

CD-ROM drive

Available USB port**

Internet Explorer 5.0 or higher

Adobe® Acrobat® 4 or higher
* Service Pack 2 or higher required
** USB cable not included with the HP PSC 1200 series.

Recommended system requirements

  • 333 MHz Intel Pentium or higher or equivalent processor
  • 210 MB HD space (plus 50 MB free disk space for storing images)
  • 128 MB RAM
  • Internet access
  • Sound card

Minimum system requirements - Macintosh

Operating systemMinimum system requirement
Macintosh OS 9.0, OS X G3 Processor or higher.

128 MB RAM

250 MB available hard disk space (plus 50 MB for saving full-color scanned images)

Available USB port for direct connect

CD-ROM drive

800 x 600 screen resolution and 256-color display

Recommended system requirements

  • 500 MHz G4 processor or higher
  • 256 MB RAM
  • Internet access
  • Sound card
  • Additional 700 MB of hard disk space and CD writer for HP Memories Disk Creator software

Printing specifications

Inkjet print cartridge part numbers

Inkjet print cartridges Part number
HP 56 Black Inkjet Print Cartridge C6656A
HP 57 Tri-color Inkjet Print Cartridge C6657A
HP 28 Tri-color Inkjet Print Cartridge C8728A

Print speed and resolution

Mode Type Resolution - dots per inch (dpi)Maximum printing speed - pages per minute (ppm)
Best Black 600 x 600 Up to 1.4
Color 1200 x 1200 (up to 4800 dpi optimized*) Up to 1.1
Normal Black 600 x 600 Up to 7.8
Color 600 x 600 Up to 3.6
Fast Black 300 x 300 Up to 12
Color 300 x 300 Up to 10
* When printing on photo quality paper with 2400 dpi enhanced mode enabled in the Print Properties.

Duty cycle

1000 printed pages per month maximum

Print language and technology

Print technology: HP PhotoREt III color layering technology capable
Print language: Lightweight Imaging Device Interface Language (LIDIL)

I/O interface

Hi-speed USB

Copying specifications

General copy features

  • Digital image processing.
  • Up to nine copies from the one original from the all-in-one front panel.
  • Up to 99 copies from one original from the all-in-one software (varies by model - refer to the model specific information below).
  • Digital zoom (varies by model - refer to the model specific information below).

Model specific copy specifications

FeatureHP PSC 1200HP PSC 1209HP PSC 1210HP PSC 1210xiHP PSC 1210vHP PSC 1205HP PSC 1213HP PSC 1215
Digital zoom (percentage) 50 - 200 50 - 400 50 - 400 50 - 200 25 - 200 50 - 200 50 - 40050 - 400
Maximum number of copies from software* 50 pages 50 pages 50 pages 99 pages 50 pages 50 pages 5050
Maximum copy speed black - pages per minute Up to 8 Up to 12 Up to 12 Up to 12 Up to 12 Up to 10 Up to 12Up to 12
Maximum copy speed color - pages per minute Up to 6 Up to 10 Up to 10 Up to 10 Up to 10 Up to 8 Up to 10Up to 10

Scanning specifications

  • HP CIS scanner assembly does not require a warm up period
  • Scanning resolution: 600 dpi (dots per inch) optical and up to 19200 dpi with digital enhancement. The maximum scan dpi may be limited by available computer memory, disk space and other system factors.
  • Up to 36-bit color depth hardware scanning; 24-bit color depth output without purchasing separate software
  • Up to 8-bit grayscale (256 levels of gray)
  • TWAIN scanning compliant
  • Scanning area: A4-size/US Letter maximum
  • HP Photo and Imaging software
  • ReadIris Pro optical character recognition (OCR) software
  • Scan Preview Speed - 28 seconds

Model specific scan specifications

FeatureHP PSC 1200HP PSC 1209HP PSC 1210HP PSC 1210xiHP PSC 1210vHP PSC 1205HP PSC 1213HP PSC 1215
Hardware scan resolution - in dots per inch 600 x 600 600 x 2400 600 x 2400 600 x 2400 600 x 2400 600 x 1200 600 x 2400600 x 2400

Scanner bulb life

The scanner bulb is designed to last five or more years under normal usage. There is a built-in power save mode, which turns the bulb off after one to twelve hours of inactivity (user adjustable). Information about changing the power save delay is located in Chapter 8 of the HP PSC 1200 Series All-in-One Reference Guide.

Margin specifications

NOTE: The copy function only supports US letter and A4 sized paper.

Sheet paper

Paper typeTopBottomLeft and Right
US Letter

US Legal

US Executive
1.8 mm

(.07 inch)
11.7 mm

(.46 inch)
6.4mm

(.25 inch)
ISO A4

ISO A5

JIS B5
1.8 mm

(.07 inch)
11.7 mm

(.46 inch)
3.2 mm

(.13 inch)

Envelopes

Paper typeTopBottomLeft and Right
US #10

A2

DL

C6
3.2 mm

(.13 inch)
11.7 mm

(.46 inch)
3.2 mm

(.13 inch)

Cards

Paper typeTopBottomLeft and Right
US 3 x 5 inch

US 4 x 6 inch

US 5 x 8 inch

ISO and JIS A6 Hagaki
3.2 mm

(.13 inch)
11.7 mm

(.46 inch)
3.2 mm

(.13 inch)

Paper specifications

Type WeightInput trayOutput tray Supported sizes
Plain paper 70 to 90 g/m2

(20 to 24 pounds)
100 50 black

20 color
Letter: 215.9 x 279.4 mm (8.5 x 11 inches)

Legal: 215.9 x 355.6 mm (8.5 x 14 inches)

Exec: 184.2 x 266.7 mm (7.25 x 10.5 inches)

A4: 210 x 297 mm (8.27 x 11.7 inches)

A5: 148 x 210 mm (5.83 x 8.27 inches)

B5: 182 x 257 mm (7.17 x 10.12 inches)
Cards Up to 200 g/m2

(110 pounds max.)
30 30 Index: 76.2 x 127 mm (3 x 5 inches)

Index: 101.6 x 152 mm (4 x 6 inches)

Index: 127 x 203.2 mm (5 x 8 inches)

A6: 105 x 148.5 mm (4.13 x 5.85 inches)

Hagaki: 100 x 148 mm (3.94 x 5.83 inches)
Envelopes 75 to 90 g/m2

(20 to 24 pounds)
10 10 US #10: 104.8 x 241.3 mm (4.13 x 9.5 inches)

A2: 111 x 146 mm (4.4 x 5.75 inches)

DL: 110 x 220 mm (4.3 x 8.66 inches)

C6: 114 x 162 mm (4.49 x 6.38 inches)
Transparencies N/A 30 30 Letter: 215.9 x 279.4 mm (8.5 x 11 inches)

A4: 210 x 297 mm (8.27 x 11.7 inches)
Labels N/A 20 20 Letter: 215.9 x 279.4 mm (8.5 x 11 inches)

A4: 210 x 297 mm (8.27 x 11.7 inches)
4 x 6 Photo 236 g/m2

(145 pounds)
20 20 101.6 x 152 mm (4 x 6 inches)
Custom media 34 g/m2

(9 pounds)
N/A N/A 76.2 x 127 up to 216 x 356 mm (3 x 5 inch up to 8.5 x 14 inches)

Internal memory buffer specifications

8 MB RAM
1 MB ROM

Physical specifications

Dimension
Height 17.0 cm (6.68 inches)
Width 42.6 cm (16.76 inches)
Depth* 25.9 cm (10.2 inches)
Weight 4.9 kg (10.9 pounds)
* With the paper tray in position.

Electrical specifications

SpecificationRange
Consumption 5 Watts (W) maximum

4 Watts idle
Source

input voltage
100 - 240 Volts alternating current (VAC), grounded
Input frequency 50 - 60 Hertz (Hz)
Current 1.0 A maximum

Environmental specifications

EnvironmentRange
Recommended Operating

Temperature range
15 to 32 degrees Celsius

59 to 90 degrees Fahrenheit
Allowable Operating

Temperature Range
5 to 40 degrees Celsius

41 to 104 degrees Fahrenheit
Non-operating (Storage)

Temperature Range
-40 to 60 degrees Celsius

-40 to 140 degrees Fahrenheit
Humidity 15 to 85 percent RH non-condensing

Sound level specifications

SpecificationSound level
Level of sound power per ISO 9296 in bels Color printing - 5.7

Black and White printing - 6.1
Acoustic Pressure Emissions in decibels Color printing - 45

Black and White printing - 49

Declaration of conformity

The HP PSC 1200 All-in-One series conforms to the following product specifications:

Safety

EN60950: 1992 +A1, A2, A3, A4, and A11
IEC60950: 1991 +A1, A2, A3, and A4
UL1950/CSA 22.2 No. 950, 3rd Edn: 1995
NOM-019-SCFI-1993
IEC 60825-1:1993 +A1 / EN 60825-1:1994 +A11 Class 1 (Laser/LED)

EMC

CISPR22: 1993 +A1 and A2 / EN55022: 1994 +A1 and A2 -Class B
CISPR24: 1997 / EN55024: 1998
IEC 61000-3-2:1995 / EN61000-3-2: 1995
IEC 61000-3-3:1994 / EN61000-3-3: 1995
AS / NZS 3548: 1992
CNS 13438
FCC Part 15-Class B / ICES-003, Issue 2 / VCCI-2
GB 9254-1998

Telecom

TBR21: 1998, EG 201 121:1998

Safety certifications

CertificationDescription
Main Unit Safety CE, UL, Cul, NOM
Power Supply Safety CE, UL, PSB, NEMKO, CSA, NOM, PSBC, JUN, MITI
EMI CE, VCCI, VSMI, FCC, C-Tick
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