Manufacturer: Hewlett-Packard Development Company, L.P. (formerly Compaq)
Caution Level: Safe
Download File Size: 43.2MB
Operating System: Linux, Mac OS X, Windows 2000, Windows 98, Windows ME, Windows NT 4, Windows Server 2003, Windows Vista, Windows XP
Latest Version / Release Date: 60.51.544.0 / 30 July, 2005
The HP Deskjet 9800 Printer series boasts of affordable printing solutions for media that can go as large as 13- by 19-inch. The colored printing output delivered by this device is ideal not only for general purpose office requirements, but also for specialized and customized printing needs. The device driver for the HP Deskjet 9800 Printer provides it with the capability of creating optimized outputs with up to 4800 dots per inch. In terms of printing speeds, the device driver improves the communication layer between the device and the operating system. This allows not only for a better trafficking of printing jobs but also the sending and receiving of data between the printer and the computer system. The speed of the HP Deskjet 9800 Printer does not negatively affect the quality of the output but rather delivers more page outputs.
Unless you update your drivers regularly you may face hardware performance issues.
To check your drivers you should manually verify every device on your system for driver updates
In the context of quality, the HP Deskjet 9800 Printer is capable of creating professional quality images with the option of using borders for the output image. Vivid photograph prints can be ensured with extremely good protection against fading. As a low cost solution for wide format printing requirements, the HP Deskjet 9800 Printer gains from the device driver the ability to automatically print on both sides of the media. This results in dramatic savings in paper usage. The driver of the HP Deskjet 9800 Printer assures a maximum printing resolution of 1200 by 1200 dots per inch in black and white mode. For colored printing, 4800 by 1200 dots per inch is the limit resolution. The driver also allows the implementation of the PhotoREt 3 technology developed by Hewlett-Packard to enhance image outputs along with support for PCL 3. It is highly recommended you run a free registry scan for and HP Deskjet 9800 Printer errors before installing any driver updates.