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HP Photosmart 8450
Photo Printer
With the expanded color palette of HP's 8-ink color or up
to 4800-optimized dpi1 color printing, HP raises the bar in
photo-quality printing. Easily view and edit using large
2.5-inch color image display, and print studio-quality color
and black-and-white photos. Print photos without a
computer using memory card slots, the HP Photo Proof
Sheet, or directly from PictBridge-enabled cameras using
printer's front USB port. Or, use the easy Save-to-PC feature
to save photos to your computer. Plus, print a 4 x 6-inch
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photo as fast as 27 seconds2 and crisp black text and color
up to 20 ppm. Enjoy your own digital darkroom—add textures and more for artistic expression. Enhance and fix your
photos with easy retouching for personalized results with HP
Image Zone Software—for studio-quality photos that resist
fading for generations.3 Conveniently share printer with
other computers using network and print from select camera
phones or other Bluetooth® wireless
technology devices.4
Up to 4800 x 1200-optimized dpi color when printing from a computer and 1200-input dpi
When printing with borders from a computer
Based on HP light fade testing under glass using the HP 97 Tri-color and HP 99 Photo Inkjet Print Cartridges on HP Premium Plus Photo Papers.
Supports camera phones with Bluetooth wireless technology. Visit www.hp.com/support/bluetooth for a list of compatible devices
Studio-quality 8-ink color and black-and-white photos,
rich photo editing features, and networking
HP Photosmart 8450
Photo Printer
Studio-quality 8-ink color
Easy networking
• Make an impression every time you print with HP's
studio-quality 8-ink color or up to 4800-optimized dpi1
color printing. Enjoy HP's extended color palette to
print color and black-and-white photos with high
contrast and superior image detail.
• Enjoy the ease and convenience of Ethernet for simple
print-sharing on a network. Share photo printing,
access to camera memory cards, and saving photos to
multiple computers.
• Personalize, enhance and retouch your photos with
included photo software.
Black-and-white photos
• Easily switch from 4 x 6-inch to letter-size printing using
built-in paper trays.
• Serious black-and-white photo enthusiasts can easily
print gallery-quality images with richer, deeper blacks,
multi-tone grays, whites and shadows.
• Print photos with or without borders on standard sizes
of photo papers.
• Get more value from your printer—print studio-quality
photos and crisp text.
Easy editing—large color display
• Make every photo look its best before you print with
easy editing features. Using the large 2.5-inch image
display and easy front panel editing buttons, select the
photos you want, then rotate, crop, zoom, automatically
remove red-eye, and print.
• Print the action without a computer—play your digital
video clip on the printer's image display, freeze your
favorite scene, and print it. Plus, print the entire video
clip frame-by-frame, or print your digital video using the
HP Photo Proof Sheet.
Photos with or without a computer
• Easily print photos directly from camera memory cards,
the HP Photo Proof Sheet, or from PictBridge-enabled
cameras using the printer's front USB port. Or, use the
convenient Save-to-PC feature to easily save photos to
your computer.
Fast
• Why wait for your photos? Capture every memory and
every moment with studio-quality photos you can print
and share as fast as 27 seconds per page.4 Print fast
black text and color, too, at speeds up to 20 ppm.
• Fast—printer prints up to 20 ppm in black and in color;
prints up to 30 ppm in laser-quality black and up to 20
ppm in color with optional HP 96 black cartridge, sold
separately.
Low on ink?
• HP SureSupply™ notifies you when it is time to replace
your print cartridge and helps you purchase locally or
via the internet.5
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• Memory card slots support multiple formats, including
CompactFlash™, Smart Media, Memory Stick®, Secure
Digital/MultiMedia Card, and XD-Picture Card™.
• Print photos from camera phones or other Bluetooth®
wireless technology devices2
Make memories last
• Studio-quality color and black-and-white photos that
resist fading longer than traditionally processed
photos3 with 8-ink color printing and HP Premium Plus
Photo Papers—for bright, vivid prints that preserve your
memories for generations.
Up to 4800 x 1200-optimized dpi color when printing from a
computer and 1200-input dpi
Supports camera phones with Bluetooth wireless technology.
Visit www.hp.com/support/bluetooth for a list of compatible devices.
Based on HP light fade testing under glass using the HP 97
Tri-color and HP 99 Photo Inkjet Print Cartridges on HP Premium Plus
Photo Papers.
When printing with borders from a computer
Only available with genuine HP supplies; internet access required.
HP Photosmart 8450
Photo Printer
Technical specifications
Print technology
Print resolution
Print speed*/draft mode
Printer languages
Duty cycle (maximum monthly volume)
Connectivity
Wireless technology/wireless capability
Network capability
Memory card compatibility
Direct print capability
HP Photo Proof Sheet supported
Display type
Front panel
Video action printing supported
Media handling
Borderless print capability
Media types
Media sizes
Media weights
Memory, standard
Vertical alignment accuracy /skew
HP Thermal Inkjet
Black: Up to 1200 x 1200-rendered dpi when printing from a computer; Color: Up to 4800 x 1200-optimized dpi when
printing from a computer; Print resolution technology: HP PhotoREt Pro
Black: Up to 20 ppm; Color: Up to 20 ppm; 4 x 6 color photo: As fast as 27 sec
HP PCL3 GUI, PML
3000
1 USB (2.0), 1 Ethernet, 1 PictBridge, 4 memory card slots; Optional connectivity: HP Jetdirect 175x External USB Ethernet Print
Server J6035C, HP Jetdirect ew2400 Wi-Fi 802.11g Print Server J7951A, HP Jetdirect en3700 Fast Ethernet Print Server
J7942A, HP Jetdirect 380x 802.11b Wireless Print Server J6061A, HP bt300, Bluetooth® Wireless Printer Adapter Q3395A
Bluetooth® wireless technology/Optional, with HP bt300, Bluetooth® Wireless Printer Adapter
Built-in Ethernet or optional Wi-Fi 802.11b or g wireless with purchase of optional Jetdirect accessory
CompactFlash™ Type I and II, Smart Media, Secure Digital, MultiMedia Card, Memory Stick®, xD™, USB flash drive
Yes
Yes
2.5-inch diagonal adjustable color image LCD
Easy to use control panel with Save, HP Instant Share, Layout, Select photos, Print, Cancel, Zoom, Menu, Rotate buttons
Yes
Input tray: 100-sheet paper tray, 20-sheet built-in photo tray; Optional input accessories: 250-sheet plain paper tray, two-sided
printing accessory, two-sided print accessory with small paper tray; Output tray: 50-sheet; Input capacity: Up to 100
letter/legal (up to 350 with optional 250-sheet paper tray); up to 20 banner; up to 25 transparencies; up to 20 labels; up to
14 envelopes; up to 30 cards; Output capacity: Up to 50 letter/legal; up to 25 transparencies; up to 20 labels; up to 10
envelopes; up to 30 cards
Yes, 4 x 6 in, 8.5 x 11 in, 5 x 7 in, panorama
Paper (plain, inkjet, photo, banner), envelopes, transparencies, labels, cards (index, greeting), iron-on transfers
US letter, legal, executive, No. 10 envelopes, panorama, index cards, 4 x 6 photo, 5 x 7 photo, banner
US letter: 16 to 24 lb; Legal: 20 to 24 lb; Envelopes: 20 to 24 lb; Cards: Up to 110 lb index maximum; Banner: 16 to 24 lb;
Photo: Up to 130 lb index
64 MB
+/- .0002 in. (+/- .0508 mm); Plain paper skew: +/- 0.006 in; Transparency skew: +/- 0.010 in
*Dependent upon type, print mode, and approximate figures. Exact speed will vary depending on the system configuration, software program, and document complexity.
Compatible Operating Systems
Microsoft® Windows® 98, 2000 Professional, Me, XP Home and XP Professional, Mac® OS X v10.1.5,
10.2, 10.3
Compatible Network Operating Systems
Built-in Ethernet port: Microsoft Windows 98, Me, XP (TCP/IP); Macintosh OS X and later (Ethertalk)
Minimum system requirements
For all systems: 4x CD-ROM drive, SVGA monitor (800 x 600 with 16-bit color), USB port and USB
cable (not included); For PC systems: Microsoft® Windows® 98, 2000 Professional, Me, XP Home and
XP Professional, Pentium® II (or equivalent) or greater, 64 MB RAM (256 MB recommended), 600 MB
free hard disk space (2 GB recommended), Microsoft® Internet Explorer 5.5 For Macintosh® systems:
Mac® OS X v10.1.5, 10.2, 10.3, G3 processor or greater, 128 MB RAM (256 MB recommended),
500 MB free hard disk space
Dimensions (w x d x h)/weight
21.1 x 15.8 x 7.6 in (536 x 400.6 x 192.6 mm)/17.6 lb (8 kg)
Operating environment
Maximum operating temperature: 32 to 113º F (0 to 45° C); Recommended operating temperature: 59
to 95° F (15 to 45° C); Storage temperature: -22 to 149º F (-30 to 65º C); Recommended humidity
range: 20 to 80% RH; Non-operating humidity range: 5 to 95% RH
Acoustics
Power emissions: 6.3 B(A); Pressure emissions: 50 dB(A)
Power requirements
Power supply type: external; Input voltage: 100 to 240 VAC (+/- 10%), 50/60 Hz (+/- 3 Hz);
Power consumption: 9 watts (off), 11 watts (on, idle), 49 watts maximum
Warranty
One-year limited hardware warranty backed by HP Customer Care, service and support; one year
technical phone support
This printer and its replacement cartridges are designated for sale in North America.
Microsoft, Windows and Windows NT are U.S. registered trademarks of Microsoft Corp. Pentium is U.S. registered trademark of Intel
Corporation. Energy Star and the Energy Star logo are U.S. registered marks of the United States Environmental Protection Agency.
© 2004 Hewlett-Packard Development Company, L.P. The information contained herein is subject to change without notice and is
provided “as is” without warranty of any kind. The warranties for HP products are set forth in the express warranty statements
accompanying such products. Nothing herein should be construed as constituting an additional warranty. HP shall not be liable for
technical or editorial errors or omissions contained herein.
HP Photosmart 8450
Photo Printer
Ordering information
Product number
Description
HP Photosmart 8450
Replacement Inkjet Print Cartridges
This printer and its replacement cartridges are designated
for sale in North America.
Q3388A
HP Photosmart 8450 Photo Printer
C8765W
C8766W
C8767W
C9363W
C9369W
C9368A
HP
HP
HP
HP
HP
HP
C5976B
C1824A
51634Y
C6817A
C6955A
C3828A
C3834A
C7020A
250 sheets
500 sheets
200 sheets
50 sheets
50 sheets
20 sheets
50 sheets
100 sheets
• HP 100 Gray Photo Inkjet
Print Cartridge, 15 ml
C1846A
C6982A
C7890A
C7893A
C6983A
C7007A
C6039A
C6979A
Q1988A
Q1989A
Q1990A
C6831A
Q1785A
Q1977A
Q1978A
Q5431A
Q2502A
C6950A
Q5450A
Q2506A
letter size, 20 sheets
letter size, 60 sheets
4 x 6 in., 20 sheets
4 x 6 in., 20 sheets
letter size, 25 sheets
letter size, 100 sheets
letter size, 15 sheets
letter size, 50 sheets
4 x 6 in, 20 sheets
4 x 6 in, 60 sheets
4 x 6 in, 100 sheets
letter size, 20 sheets
letter size, 50 sheets
4 x 6 in, 20 sheets
4 x 6 in, 60 sheets
4 x 6 in, 100 sheets
4 x 6 in, 60 sheets
letter size, 20 sheets
letter size, 50 sheets
4 x 6 in, 60 sheets
• User's Guide
C1812A
C7018A
C7019A
C6828A
C1788A
C6044A
C6049A
C1820A
20 sheets/envelopes
20 sheets/envelopes
20 sheets/envelopes
20 sheets/envelopes
20 sheets/envelopes
10 sheets/envelopes
10 sheets
100 sheets (5 continuous stacks of 20)
Q3395A
Q3032A
Q5712A
Q3447A
C6518A
C6520A
HP bt300, Bluetooth® Wireless Printer Adapter
HP Auto Two-sided Print Accessory with Small Paper Tray ph3032
HP Auto Two-sided Printing Accessory ph5712
HP 250-sheet Plain Paper Tray pt3447
HP USB Cable, 6 ft (2 m)
HP USB Cable, 9 ft (3 m)
HP Business Communication Paper & Film
HP Bright White Inkjet Paper
HP
HP
HP
HP
Inkjet Everyday Paper
Brochure and Flyer Paper, Glossy
Brochure and Flyer Paper, Matte
Premium Inkjet Transparency Film
HP Tri-fold Brochure Paper, Glossy
HP Photo Papers
HP Photo Paper
HP Everyday Photo Paper, Semi-gloss
HP Everyday Photo Paper, Matte
HP Premium Photo Paper
HP Premium Plus Photo Paper, Glossy
HP Premium Plus Photo Paper, Glossy, Borderless
HP Premium Plus Photo Paper, Matte
HP Creative Papers
HP Greeting Card Paper, White, Quarter-fold
HP Matte Greeting Card, White, Half-fold
HP Textured Greeting Card Paper, White, Half-fold
HP Textured Greeting Card Paper, Ivory, Half-fold
HP Linen Greeting Card Paper, White, Half-fold
HP Photo Greeting Card
HP Iron-on T-shirt Transfers
HP Banner Paper
Optional accessories (please purchase separately)
94 Black Inkjet Print Cartridge (11 ml)
95 Tri-color Inkjet Print Cartridge (7 ml)
96 Black Inkjet Print Cartridge (21 ml)
97 Tri-color Inkjet Print Cartridge (14 ml)
99 Photo Inkjet Print Cartridge (13 ml)
100 Gray Photo Inkjet Print Cartridge (15 ml)
Microsoft, Windows, Windows NT are U.S. registered trademarks of Microsoft Corp., Mac and Macintosh are registered trademarks
of Apple Computer, Inc., Pentium is U.S. registered trademark of Intel Corporation. Energy Star and the Energy Star logo are U.S.
registered marks of the United States Environmental Protection Agency.
© 2004 Hewlett-Packard Development Company, L.P. The information contained herein is subject to change without notice and is
provided “as is” without warranty of any kind. The warranties for HP products are set forth in the express warranty statements
accompanying such products. Nothing herein should be construed as constituting an additional warranty. HP shall not be liable for
technical or editorial errors or omissions contained herein.
For more information visit our website at www.hp.com
5982-6206ENUC, 06/2004
What’s in the box?
• HP Photosmart 8450 Photo
Printer
• HP 97 Tri-color Inkjet Print
Cartridge, 14 ml
• HP 99 Photo Inkjet Print
Cartridge, 13 ml
• Power supply
• Power cord
• Quick Start Booklet
• CD-ROM with HP Image Zone
Software for Microsoft®
Windows® and Macintosh®,
including HP Instant Share
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