Jump to content

HP Photosmart C5180 All-in-One Printer support

Product Specifications

  • PrintPrint
Figure 1: HP Photosmart C5180 All-in-One

HP Photosmart All-in-One models

Printer modelPart number
HP Photosmart C5140Q8222A
HP Photosmart C5150Q8221A
HP Photosmart C5170Q8224B
HP Photosmart C5173Q8224C
HP Photosmart C5175Q8228CA
HP Photosmart C5177N/A
HP Photosmart C5180Q8220A
Q8220B
Q8227C
HP Photosmart C5183Q8220C
HP Photosmart C5185Q8223A
HP Photosmart C5188Q8220D
HP Photosmart C5190Q8225B
HP Photosmart C5194Q8226B

Operating system requirements

Windows system requirements

ComponentMinimum system requirements
Operating system Windows 2000, Windows XP, Windows Vista, and Windows 7
ProcessorWindows 2000 and Windows XP: Any Intel Pentium II, Celeron, or compatible processor (Pentium III or higher recommended)

Windows Vista and Windows 7: A modern 800 MHz 32-bit (x86) or 64-bit (x64) processor (1 GHz or higher recommended)
RAMWindows 2000 and Windows XP: Typical installation: 128 MB RAM (256 MB RAM recommended)

Windows Vista and Windows 7: 512 MB RAM (1 GB or higher recommended)
Free disk spaceWindows 2000 and Windows XP: Typical installation: 795 MB (1 GB Japan only) free hard disk space, plus an additional 50 MB free for full color scanning

Windows Vista and Windows 7: Typical installation: 920 MB free hard disk space, plus an additional 50 MB free for full color scanning
ConnectivityTypical installation: Available USB port
BrowserTypical installation: Microsoft Internet Explorer 6 or higher

Macintosh system requirements

ComponentMacintosh
Operating systemOS X v OS 10.3 and OS 10.4
ProcessorG3 or greater
RAMMac OS X v 10.3 through OS X v 10.4: 128 MB
Free disk space500 MB
Video display800 x 600, 16-bit or higher
CD-ROM drive4x
ConnectivityUSB 2.0 full speed, front and back ports (Mac OS X v 10.3 through v 10.4)

Print specifications

General

Category Specification
Resolution1200 x 1200 dots per inch (dpi) black; 4800 x 1200 optimized dpi color
MethodDrop-on-demand thermal inkjet
LanguagePCL3 GUI
Print speed (varies by model)up to xx pages per minute (ppm) black; up to xx ppm color
Duty cycleUp to 3000 pages per month

Print speeds

ModeTypeSpeed (ppm) on plain paper1Speed (seconds) 4 x 6 inch borderless photo1
Maximum dpiBlack and Colorup to 0.4 as fast as 145.0
BestBlack and Colorup to 2.3 as fast as 74.0
NormalBlackup to 8.5as fast as 54.0
Colorup to 5.3as fast as 54.0

Fast NormalBlackup to 30as fast as 27.0
Colorup to 24as fast as 27.0
Fast DraftBlackup to 32 N/A
Colorup to 31 N/A
1 Print speeds vary according to the complexity of the document.

Copy specifications

  • Copy resolution up to 1200 x 1200
  • Digital image processing
  • Up to 99 copies from original (varies by model)
  • Digital zoom to 400% (varies by model): fit to page
  • Copy speeds vary according to the complexity of the document
ModeTypeSpeed (ppm)1Scan resolution (dpi)1
BestBlackup to 0.8 up to 600 x 600
Colorup to 0.8 up to 600 x 600
NormalBlackup to 8.5up to 300 x 300
Colorup to 5.1up to 300 x 300
FastBlackup to 30up to 300 x 300
Colorup to 24up to 300 x 300
1 Copy speeds vary according to the complexity of the document.
1 Maximum at 400% scaling.

Scan specifications

  • Image editor included
  • Integrated Optical Character Recognition (OCR) software automatically converts scanned text to editable text (if installed)
  • Scan speeds vary according to the complexity of the document
  • TWAIN compliant interface
  • Resolution: 2400 x 4800 dpi optical; up to 19,200 dpi enhanced
  • Color: 48-bit, 8-bit grayscale (256 levels of gray)
  • Maximum scan size from the glass: 216 x 297 mm (8.5 x 11.7 inches)

Memory card specifications

General recommendations

  • Maximum recommended number of files on a memory card: 1000
  • Maximum recommended individual file size: 12 megapixels or 8 MB
  • Maximum recommended memory card size: 1 GB (solid state only)
NOTE:Approaching any of the recommended maximums on a memory card might cause the performance of the HP Photosmart All-in-One to be slower than expected.

Supported memory card types

  • CompactFlash
  • Memory Stick
  • Memory Stick Duo
  • Memory Stick Pro
  • Secure Digital (SD)
  • MultiMediaCard (MMC)
  • xD-Picture Card
Other memory cards, including Memory Stick Magic Gate Duo, Memory Stick Duo, and Secure Multimedia Card, are supported with the use of an adapter.
NOTE:Lexar Memory Stick Pro cards are not supported for use with the HP Photosmart C5100 series All-in-One.

Ink Cartridges

Click this link, HP Home & Home Office Store (US only), and then click Ink Toner & Paper to purchase cartridges or check cartridge compatibility for your printer.
If you are located outside of the US, follow these steps to purchase cartridges using HP SureSupply.
  1. Click this link, HP SureSupply .
  2. Scroll to the bottom of the page and make sure that the country or region location is correct.

Paper specifications

Paper tray capacities

TypePaper weightInput tray1Output tray2Photo tray
Plain paper75 to 90 gsm (20 to 24 pounds)up to 100 (20 pound paper)up to 50 (20 pound paper)N/A
Legal paper75 to 90 gsm (20 to 24 pounds)up to 100 (20 pound paper)up to 50 (20 pound paper)N/A
Cardsup to 200 gsm (110 pounds)up to 40up to 25Up to 20
Envelopes75 to 90 gsm (20 to 24 pounds)up to 10up to 10N/A
Transparency filmN/Aup to 3015 or fewerN/A
LabelsN/Aup to 3025N/A
10 x 15 cm (4 x 6 inches) photo paperup to 236 gsm (145 pounds)up to 3025Up to 20
216 x 279 mm (8.5 x 11 inches) photo paperN/Aup to 3010N/A
1 Maximum capacity.
2 Output tray capacity is affected by the type of paper and the amount of ink you are using. HP recommends emptying the output tray frequently.

Paper sizes

TypeSize
PaperLetter: 216 x 280 mm (8.5 x 11 inches)

Legal: 216 x 356 mm (8.5 x 14 inches)

A4: 210 x 297 mm (8.3 x 11.7 inches)
EnvelopesU.S. 10: 105 x 241 mm (4.125 x 9.5 inches)

U.S. 9: 98 x 225 mm (3.9 x 8.9 inches)

A2: 111 x 146 mm (4.4 x 5.8 inches)

DL: 110 x 220 mm (4.3 x 8.7 inches)

C6: 114 x 162 mm (4.5 x 6.4 inches)
Transparency filmLetter: 216 x 279 mm (8.5 x 11 inches)

A4: 210 x 297 mm (8.3 x 11.7 inches)
Premium photo paper102 x 152 mm (4 x 6 inches)

Letter: 216 x 280 mm (8.5 x 11 inches)

A4: 210 x 297 mm (8.3 x 11.7 inches)
CardsA6: 105 x 148.5 mm (4.1 x 5.8 inches)

Index card: 76 x 127 mm (3 x 5 inches)

Index card: 101 x 152 mm (4 x 6 inches)
LabelsLetter: 216 x 279 mm (8.5 x 11 inches)

A4: 210 x 297 mm (8.3 x 11.7 inches)
Custom102 x 152 mm to 216 x 356 mm (4 x 6 inches to 8.5 x 14 inches)

Print margin specifications

Paper sizeTop (leading edge)Bottom (trailing edge)Left and Right margins
US Letter

US Legal

US Executive
3 mm (0.12 inches) 3 mm (0.12 inches) 7.1 mm (0.28 inches)
ISO A4

ISO A5

JIS B5
3 mm (0.12 inches) 3 mm (0.12 inches) 7.1 mm (0.28 inches)
Envelopes3 mm (0.12 inches) 3 mm (0.12 inches) 7.1 mm (0.28 inch)
Cards3 mm (0.12 inches) 3 mm (0.12 inches) 7.1 mm (0.28 inch)

Physical specifications

DimensionMeasurement in open positionMeasurement in closed position
Height43.6 cm (17 inches)18.9 cm (7.4 inches)
Width44.6 cm (17.4 inches)44.6 cm (17.4 inches)
Depth49.9 cm (19.5 inches)38.7 cm (15.1 inches)
Weight9.5 kilograms (21 pounds)9.5 kilograms (21 pounds)

Power specifications

CategorySpecification
Power consumption16 watts
Input voltage100 to 240 volts, alternating current
Input current1 A
Input frequency50 to 60 Hz, grounded
Output voltage 32 volts, direct current
Output current 940 mA

Environmental specifications

In the presence of high electromagnetic fields it is possible that the output from the HP Photosmart All-in-One might be slightly distorted.
HP recommends using a USB cable less than or equal to 3 m (10 feet) in length to minimize injected noise due to potential high electromagnetic fields.

Recommended operating conditions

Recommended operating conditions Specification
Temperature15 to 32 degrees C (59 to 90 degrees F)
Humidity15 to 80 percent relative humidity non-condensing

Maximum operating conditions

Maximum operating conditions Specification
Temperature5 to 35 degrees C (41 to 95 degrees F)
Humidity15 to 80 percent relative humidity non-condensing

Storage conditions

Maximum conditions Specification
Temperature-20 to 50 degrees C (-4 to 122 degrees F)
Humidity15 to 80 percent relative humidity non-condensing
HP Photosmart C5180 All-in-One Printer

HP Support forums

Find solutions and collaborate with others on the HP Support Forum
HP.comHP on FacebookHP on TwitterHP on YouTubeHP on Linked InHP on FlickrHP on Google+