Expert Review of HP MFP M1005 Laserjet Printer
HP LaserJet M1005 Multifunction Printer is ideal for printing on a large scale. It is perfect for any kind of work place as the printer’s compact size will fit in any area, shelf or a desktop. It also fits well for personal usage in home or for small offices where the requirement for frequent printing, scanning and copying are there. The printer is covered with a lid and after removing the lid it shows the flatbed scanner. The control panel of HP LaserJet M1005 MFP Printer consists of buttons including Start and Cancel. The control panel of the device comes with 2-lines, menu and navigation buttons, copy and control buttons and 16-character display screen. It has got an output bin and media loader tray on the top. The rear side of the printer consists of the USB slot, Line-in for the Fax and a Line-out for the telephone extension. HP LaserJet M1005 MFP Printer weighs just 8.5kg that makes it very easy to carry from one place to other. Its dimensions that measures 437mm x 363mm x 308mm, makes it to fit conveniently on any desktop, office space or office shelf.
HP LaserJet M1005 MFP Printer is a versatile multi-function printer that lets you print, copy and scan using a single device. This printer accommodates 150 sheets and its input tray accommodates up to 100 sheets of paper. The maximum copying pace of the printer is up to 14 papers per minute (ppm) at a resolution of 600 x 600 dpi. It provides enhanced durability and consistency with its amazing technology. It works on Monochrome Laser printing technology that makes it a typical workhouse printer as it produces amazingly sharp and clear prints at an incredible speed. The processor speed for the printer is 230 MHZ. One of the interesting feature is its Economical Printing where it prints text in lower tone using N-up printing feature where two pages of content can be printed on a single sheet and thereby saves paper.
As a scanner, the device uses Flatbed scanning method that scans at a productive resolution of 1200 dpi. The scannable area for the printer is minimum media size: 25 x 25 mm and maximum media size : 216 x 297 mm. On copier front, HP LaserJet M1005 MFP Printer can copy up to 99 pages (maximum) at a single go. You can also enlarge or reduce the size of the media that you want to copy from 25% to 400%. The media types that the printer supports are paper (plain or laser), envelopes, labels, cardstocks, transparencies and postcards. Similarly, the supporting media or paper sizes include A4, A5, B5, C5, C6, DL and Postcard.
HP LaserJet M1005 MFP printer needs an input voltage of 220 to 240 VAC (+ / - 10%), 50/60 Hz (+ / -2 Hz) and 1.5A. Its power consumption is 230 watts (maximum) when it is in active mode and 7 watts (maximum) when it is in power saver or standby mode. The typical electricity consumption for the printer is 1.292 kWh/Week. This printer is ENERGY STAR qualified hence it goes low on your electricity bills. Its Operating temperature range is 15 to 32.5 degree C and its operating humidity range is 20 to 70% RH.
Setup and connectivity
The setup and installation of HP LaserJet M1005 MFP Printer is quite easy. Firstly, the compact size makes it very easy to install without any hassles. Secondly, the provision of ports and sockets ensure proper communication between various digital devices. HP LaserJet M1005 MFP Printer is provided with a Hi-Speed USB that is compatible with USB 2.0 specifications, so you can easily and conveniently connect the printer to your PC. The minimum system requirements for the printer are Microsoft Windows 2000, XP, Server 2003 for Pentium II Processor, 233 MHz, 64 MB RAM, SVGA 800 x 600 16 bit color monitor, CD ROM Drive, Mac OS X v10.3, G3, G4 or G5 PowerPc Processor, 128 MB RAM, 30-50 available hard disk space, USB port and 35MB of available hard disk space. Similarly, the compatible operating systems for the printer includes Microsoft, Windows 2000, XP Professional, XP Home, Server 2003, Windows Vista supported and Mac OS V v10.3 and higher.
HP LaserJet M1005 MFP Printer works efficiently with the output print speed of 14 ppm at 1200 dpi. The Printer’s Image enhancement technology increases its productivity without increasing the cost. You can save a lot of time with its Instant-on technology that delivers the first printed page out in Powersave mode that is in less than 10 seconds. It gives good quality colored scan with up to 1200 dpi resolution. The amazing flatbed scanner of the printer lets you scan and copy different materials such as bounded magazines, reports, books, etc. The printer from HP lets you convert the documents into digital format for the purpose of archiving and also transform the hardcopies into editable electronic documents by using the OCR 2 software. HP Laserjet M1005 MFP Printer comes with monthly duty cycle of 5000 pages and is best for scanning sensitive pages like photographs or any other sensitive media.
HP LaserJet M1005 MFP Printer uses original HP LaserJet print cartridge so it produces professional and laser quality documents that provide a great impression. The HP LaserJet Print cartridges are designed for easy operation and handles major wear and tear that comes with the usage. Also, the HP print cartridges are convenient and easy to install and replace, so you can carry out the job uninterruptedly.
HP MFP M1005 Laserjet Printer Description
HP Laserjet M1005 MFP Printer is a jewel from the US electronics giant Hewlett-Packard. The company is so well known globally that it hasn’t needed any introduction. The company deals in desktop PC’s, notebook PC’s, tablets, scanners, and printers and multifunction devices. HP has introduced a wide range of multi-function Printers, and this device was from the same lineage. The device can print, scan and copy the documents, and is a much needed device for home or for office. The multifunction laser printer has got the dimensions 308mm x 437mm x 363mm and it weighs around 8.5kg. The device is a bit heavy and lacks in mobility option but you have to install it for once and you can use it forever and with ease. The printer looks great and it has two toned body to flaunt, it will support you at home or at small scale business and even in offices as well. HP Laserjet M1005 MFP Printer comes with a matte finish that gives it a sober and professional look; the top panel has got the controls of the device which include power and other buttons. It has got one tray at the bottom and you can pull across to put in the papers. The output tray is just above the loading tray. The input tray has got the capacity of 150 sheets including 10 sheets priority tray. The output tray’s capacity is 100 sheets. The media size supported in the laser printer are, A4, A5, B5, C5, C6, DL and postcard; you can print whatever you please to. It prints black and white prints, and printing speed is about 14ppm (prints per minute). You can print up to 5000 pages in a month, which is a handsome figure.
Similarly, it can be used as a photo copier; it copies the documents in a black and white mode, with the speed of 14cpm (copies per minute). You can get up to 99 copies in a single go. The scanner also plays its part well, and you have got 21.6 x 29.7 cm area for a decent scanning of pictures and documents, it has got a flatbed structure for scanning, the optical scanning resolution is up to 1200 dpi; which in layman terms scans a pretty decent copy. HP Laserjet M1005 MFP Printer is compatible with USB 2.0 and it looks like a flaw, HP should have given USB 3.0 to maximize the data transfer rate. The laser printer is compatible with a wide array of operating systems, such as, Microsoft, Windows 2000, XP Home, XP professional, Server 2003, Vista, and it also supports Mac OS X v.10.3 or higher. The system on which you have to install the printer should meet the minimum requirements of Microsoft, Windows 2000, XP, and Server 2003; Intel Pentium II processor, 64MB RAM, 35MB available hard disk space; SVGA 800 x 600 16-bit color monitor; USB port; CD-ROM drive; Mac OS X v.10.3 and higher; G3, G4, G5 processor, 128 MB RAM, 30-40 MB available hard disk space. The device is tough enough and works fine on 15 to 32.5 degree Celsius; with the operating humidity ranging in between 20 to 70% RH. With all those specifications and with the given price, the laser printer has everything to revere; and it seems to be a good product in this segment.