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HP 5550

HP 5550

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An award winning and fully featured 4800 x 1200 DPI inkjet
4800 X 1200 DPI Yes Inkjet 17ppm Feb 2016
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HP 5550 Review

With outstanding reviews and excellent features, we have ranked the HP 5550 number 138 across all inkjet printers.
6 Reviews + 1 Award
Overall Score
Very Good

Why Has it Scored 76?

It has good expert reviews with an average expert rating of 74%.
This inkjet printer is over 2 years old and it is likely that newer, better inkjets are available. View the latest inkjet printers 2018.
It has running costs of $0 over 5 years, which puts it typical compared to the other 236 inkjet printers that we have compared it to. View all energy saving inkjets.
This HP inkjet printer has some great features:
4800 x 1200 DPI

HP 5550 In-Depth Analysis

Running Costs

Running Costs Are OK

The 5550 has an average running cost of $0 over 5 years based on typical energy prices and usage levels, which is typical compared to the other 236 inkjet printers.

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4800 X 1200 DPI

The maximum resolution of this inkjet printer is 4800 x 1200 DPI, which is the most frequently found resolution on inkjets.

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Average Print Speed (black, Normal Quality, A4/US Letter)

The HP 5550's print speed (black, normal quality, A4/US Letter) of 17ppm is fairly average compared to most other inkjets. It is faster than 61% of all inkjets when sorted by this feature.

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Only Three Print Cartridges

The HP 5550 is an inkjet that takes three print cartridges.

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Very Small Maximum Duty Cycle

The HP 5550's maximum duty cycle of only 3,000 pages per month is smaller than 68% of all inkjets when sorted by this feature. Across all the inkjets the maximum duty cycles range from 50 pages per month to 280,000 pages per month, and the average maximum duty cycle is 33,000 pages per month.

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