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What Are the Differences Among Mobile Printing Solutions Supported by HP?

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This document explains the different apps and services available for HP printers that support mobile printing.
Review the following table for an overview of HP-supported mobile printing solutions.
HP ePrintPrint to any HP ePrint-enabled printer from anywhere in the world.1
HP All-in-One Printer Remote mobile appPrint and scan wirelessly both to and from any supported HP web-enabled printer that is on the same local wireless network as your Apple or Android mobile device.2

Print to any HP ePrint-enabled printer from anywhere in the world.1,3

Free downloadable software.

Go to HP All-in-One Printer Remote Mobile App FAQs for more details.
HP ePrint mobile appPrint wirelessly to any supported HP printer that is on the same local wireless network as your Apple or Android mobile device.

Print to any HP e-Print-enabled printer from anywhere in the world.1

Print to thousands of Public Print Locations that support HP ePrint.

Go to HP ePrint Mobile Apps FAQs for more details.
Print solution for Android and Kindle devicesPrint wirelessly to any supported HP printer on the same local wireless network as your Android and Kindle devices.

No special app or software is required for Android 4.3.4

Go to Printing from Android 4.3 , Printing from Android 4.4 , or Printing from Kindle for more details.
Apple AirPrintPrint to any AirPrint-supported HP printer that is on the same local wireless network as your Apple mobile device.

No special app or download required.4

Go to How to use Apple's AirPrint for more details.
1 This feature requires HP ePrint activation. Go to HP ePrint Mobile Apps FAQs for more details.
2 The Android version of the HP All-in-One Printer Remote mobile app does not support in-app printing.
3 This feature applies to Apple devices only.
4 Some printers require a firmware update.
Review the following table for which mobile devices you can print from.
HP ePrintPrint from any email-capable device.
HP All-in-One Printer Remote mobile appApple: Print and scan from an iPad, iPhone, or iPod touch (iOS 4.3 or later).

Android: Print from or scan to a smartphone or tablet (OS 2.3.8 or later).
HP ePrint mobile appApple: Print from an iPad, iPhone, or iPod touch (iOS 4.2 or later).

Android: Print from a smartphone or tablet (OS 2.3.8 or later).
Print solution for Android and Kindle devicesAndroid 4.3 and Kindle: Print from Android (Jelly Bean) mobile devices such as the HP Slate 7 tablet and the Samsung Galaxy S4, and from Fire OS 3.0 (Mojito) devices such as the Kindle Fire HD and Kindle Fire HDX tablets.

Android 4.4: You can print to HP printers that are on a wireless network by downloading the HP Print Service plugin app from the Google Play store. The HP Print Service plugin app comes pre-installed on many Android 4.4 or later devices, such as the Nexus 5.
Apple AirPrintPrint and scan from an Apple iPad (all models), iPhone (3GS or later), and iPod touch (third generation or later) each running iOS 4.2 or later.
Review the following table for more information about how to print from your mobile device.
HP ePrintAttach photos or documents to an email message and send them to the HP ePrint-enabled printer's email address.
HP All-in-One Printer Remote mobile appApple: Select Print from within the application on your mobile device, and then send to any supported HP printer on the same local wireless network as your mobile device.

Android: Select Print from within the application on your mobile device. The app opens the HP ePrint mobile app, if available.
HP ePrint mobile appSelect Print from within the application on your mobile device, and then send to any supported HP printer on the same local wireless network as your mobile device.
Print solution for Android and Kindle devicesSelect Print from within the application on your mobile device, and then send to any supported HP printer on the same local wireless network.
Apple AirPrintSelect Print from within the AirPrint-enabled application on your Apple mobile device and send to any AirPrint-supported HP printer within wireless range.
Review the following table for more information about which file formats are supported with mobile printing.
HP ePrintPrint photos, Microsoft Office documents, HTML, PDFs, and email.
HP All-in-One Printer Remote mobile appApple: Print photos, PDFs, text (TXT) files, and Microsoft Office documents, including those received as email attachments and webpages.5

Android: Print photos or PDFs. Save scanned images or documents as JPGs or PDFs and upload to popular Cloud Storage services like Dropbox.
HP ePrint mobile appPrint photos, PDFs, text (TXT) files, and Microsoft Office documents, including those received as email attachments and webpages.
Print solution for Android and Kindle devicesAndroid: Print photos, email, webpages, text (TXT) files, and PDFs.

Kindle: Print documents, spreadsheets, presentations, photos, and emails.
Apple AirPrintPrint photos, PDFs, email, and webpages.
5 To print Microsoft Office documents and webpages, users must register with the HP ePrint service, and the mobile device might require Internet access. If you skipped the registration step when opening the app for the first time, open the app, tap Settings, tap Register With HP ePrint, and then follow the on-screen instructions.
For a complete list of compatible printers, go to HP Printers and Supported Mobile Device Printing Solutions .
HP ePrintAny supported HP printer on your local wireless network.
HP All-in-One Printer Remote mobile appAny supported HP printer on your local wireless network.
HP ePrint mobile appAny supported HP printer on your local wireless network.
Print solution for Android and Kindle devicesAny supported HP printer on your local wireless network.6
Apple AirPrintAny AirPrint-supported HP printer.6
6 Some printers require a firmware update.