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Brand: HP
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The HP Photosmart 8250 photo printer is perfect for the photography enthusiast. Not only does it print lab-quality 4x6-inch photos in as little as 14 seconds, but you can also create 4x12-inch panoramas, preview pictures using the 2.5-inch flip-up color display, and print without a PC. See how the HP Photosmart 8250 printer stacks up against the competition.

Fast, beautiful photos right at home are yours with the Photosmart 8250 - the world's fastest photo printer. How fast is the world's fastest? Get a 4 x 6-inch snapshot into your hands in as little time as 14 seconds - and for as little as 24 cents!
Speed comparisons in default and fastest mode, when printing from a computer, based on HP Internal testing of comparable consumer photo printing products available as of April 2005.

With purchase of optional HP Custom 02 Series Photo value pack, 150 count, 4 x 6, results may vary.

Blazing-fast prints, looking like they came from the photo lab

  • Get photos in a jiffy - in as little time as 14 seconds; get black-white documents at up to 32 pages per minute, color documents at up to 31 pages per minute
  • Turn out professional-quality 4 x 6's at home for as little as 24 cents each
  • Get rich, realistic colors with HP's six individual inks with Vivera ink technology
  • Automatically remove red eye and bring out details in poorly lit or shadowy photos with HP's Real Life technologies features
  • Print panoramas using the optional HP Premium Plus 4 x 12-inch photo paper
  • Print without borders or include them if you prefer

Easy viewing, printing, and passing around

  • Go direct (no PC needed): print photos from memory cards and PictBridge cameras; view video on the image display, freeze your favorite scene, and print
  • View photos from your memory card on a proof sheet, select your favorites, reinsert card, and print
  • Organize, enhance, and print photos and create cool photo projects with the HP Image Zone software
  • Print and share pictures from a camera phone wirelessly or via memory card
    Wireless printing only supported on the Windows XP operating system and requires HP bt300 Bluetooth Wireless Printer Adapter sold separately. Printer supports Memory Stick Duo (with adapter, sold separately), Mini SD (with adapter, sold separately).
  • Finish the job: the new HP page completion feature ensures you won't run out of ink midway through a page or photo
  • Ward off water and smudges with the HP Vivera ink technology and Advanced Photo Paper
  • Send/receive photos without large e-mail attachments with HP Instant Share

Additional highlights

  • Get the best speed and quality combination every time with the HP Auto Sense feature
  • Resist fading for generations and retain the clarity of laser-quality text documents for decades
    Based on HP Image Permanence Lab light-fade testing under glass on HP Premium Plus Photo Papers; confirmation test in progress by

    Based on paper industry predictions for acid-free papers; colorant stability data at room temperature based on similar systems tested as per ISO 11798 and ISO 18909
  • Save money with HP's efficiently designed inkjet cartridges
  • Expand your options with the automated 4 x 6 dedicated photo printing tray, plus optional automatic two-sided printing accessory (sold separately)
  • Choose the best HP products for you, then let them work seamlessly together on your behalf, helping you do everything from snap photos to print enlargements

Award-recognized support

  • Get peace of mind with the one-year limited warranty plus HP's renowned Total Care service and support, which J.D. Power and Associates has recognized as consistently providing An Outstanding Customer Service Experience
  • Rely on printing excellence: PC Magazine has designated HP as a Reader's Choice for 14 years in a row
  • Get answers to your product questions toll-free, 24 x 7, or via e-mail in as little time as an hour - at
    *PC Magazine Editors' Choice Award Logo is a registered trademark of Ziff Davis Publishing Holdings Inc.
Review Snapshot®
Avg. Customer Rating:
1 star
(based on 1 review)
ok for photo work: junk for computer use
By Ralph from Denver, CO on 12/11/2006
Accurate Color, Good Resolution
Best Uses:
Photos and Graphics

Comments about HP Photosmart 8250 Printer:

ok for photo work but presents continuing problems with computer use. Cannot get correct answers from hp techs.

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