Manufacturer: Hewlett Packard
Caution Level: Intermediate
Download File Size: 30.35MB
Operating System: Windows 95/98/ME/NT/XP/2003/2000
Latest Version / Release Date: 7.0.2 / 29 Sep 2007
The HP Photosmart A310 series is a printer that is characterized by high speeds and uses an Intel Pentium II processor or greater for its functionality. It is compatible with operating systems for windows 98SE, ME, XP, Vista, 2000, Mac OS and 2003 or greater. It comes with a Random Access Memory (RAM) of 64 MB. The recommended RAM< is however 256MB. It has a free disk space whose memory stands at 200MB. A memory of 450MB is however recommended. It has a video display which features a high resolution of 800 by 600 duplex per image or higher. It comes with 4 CD-ROM drives which make this device more productive. It has a USB interface which is user friendly thereby making its installation and use easy. Its connectivity is of a USB type and it exhibits high performances. Its physical dimensions are a height of 9.8 inches, a width of 4.8 inches and a depth of 4.5 inches.
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
The HP Photosmart A310 series prints media which is of 10cm by 15 cm in size. This in inches is 4 by 6 and it only applies to photo papers. When printing index cards, only media of 4 by 6 inches will be applicable. The media size varies with type. Some of the media types this printer works with are cards, HP Advanced and self adhesive photo paper. The paper tray can take up to 20 sheets of paper once. These papers have to meet the 11.5mm per sheet requirements. Use of larger media can damage the printer and is thus highly advised against. This printer saves users on running costs. It uses low power for its operations. When printing, it will require 11 watts and 5.72 watts when inactive. It will require 5.28 watts when off. It uses a HP 110 tri-color cartridge for its printing which can be either in black or in color. It is highly recommended you run a free registry scan for and HP Photosmart A310 series errors before installing any driver updates.