HP Deskjet 6983 Printer
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HP Deskjet 6983 Printer

HP Deskjet 6983 Printer

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Product specifications

Product name
HP Deskjet 6983 Printer
Single and multifunction printers
Sub brand
Country of origin
Product of Malaysia
Number of print cartridges
3 (1 each black, tri-color, optional photo)
Print speed colour (draft, 10x15 photo)
As fast as 26 sec
Print speed colour (draft, 4x6 photo)
As fast as 26 sec After first page; see http://www.hp.com/go/inkjetprinter for details. Print speed may vary depending on the type of output.
Page yield footnote
For page and photo yields and other cartridge options, see http://www.hp.com/go/pageyield
Print quality black (best)
Black: Up to 1200 x 1200 rendered dpi Color: Up to 4800 optimized dpi color and 1200 input dpi
Print quality color (best)
Up to 4800 optimized dpi color and 1200 input dpi
Print technology
HP Thermal Inkjet
Printer drivers included
Paper handling input, standard
150-sheet input tray
Paper handling output, standard
50-sheet output tray
Paper handling output, optional
Maximum Input Capacity (envelopes)
Up to 20 envelopes
Borderless printing
Yes (up to 8.5 x 24 in)
Media types
Paper (banner, inkjet, photo, plain), envelopes, labels, cards, transparencies, iron-on transfers, media (borderless, HP premium)
HP ePrint capability
Wireless capability
Connectivity, standard
1 USB, 1 Ethernet, 1 PictBridge, 1 Wireless 802.11b/g
Connectivity, optional
HP bt450 Bluetooth Wireless Printer and PC Adapter
Minimum System Requirements
Windows Vista®: 800 MHz 32-bit (x86) or 64-bit (x64) processor, 512 MB RAM, 850 MB hard disk, Internet Explorer 7.0, Adobe Acrobat Reader 5, CD-ROM, USB; Windows® XP Home, Windows® XP Professional, Professional x64 Editions, Windows® 2000 SP4: Intel Pentium II, Celeron processor, 128 MB RAM, 200 MB hard disk, Internet Explorer 6.0, Adobe Acrobat Reader 5, CD-ROM, USB
Minimum System Requirements for Macintosh
Mac OS X v 10.3.9, v 10.4.6 or higher; Mac OS X v 10.6; PowerPC G3, 400 MHz, or Intel Core Duo processor, 1.83 GHz; 256 MB RAM; 200 MB hard disk; USB; CD-ROM; Adobe Acrobat Reader 5, QuickTime 5.0
Compatible operating systems
Microsoft® Windows® 7 ready. For more information go to http://www.hp.com/go/windows7. Some features may not be available. Windows Vista®, Windows® XP Home, Windows® 2000 Professional, Mac OS X v 10.3.9, Mac OS X v 10.4.6 or higher, Mac OS X v 10.6, Linux (see http://www.hplip.net)
Memory, standard
32 MB
Maximum Memory
32 MB
Cable included
Yes, 1 Ethernet