Manufacturer: Hewlett Packard
Caution Level: Intermediate
Download File Size: 2.19 MB
Operating System: Windows XP, 98, NT, ME, 2000
Latest Version / Release Date: 10.1.1.3 / 12 Dec 2007
PSC 1600 series (DOT4USB) has weight of about 5.5kg with a height of 171 mm, width 438 mm and depth of 283 mm. It consumes power at a maximum 40 W and requires input voltage between AC 90 to 240 volts and output voltage of about DC 32 Volts. It is recommended that the device operates at a temperature between 15 to 32 degrees even though a temperature range between 15 to 35 degrees is also allowed and it should be stored between -40 to 60 degrees. It should be placed away from high electromagnetic fields since these are likely to distort the HP PSC output. The copying speed of this device differs depending on how complex the document may be. However it gives up to 23 copies per minute for black and white printing whereas for color printing it gives about 18 copies per minute.
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 device uses digital image processing for copying and operates with a digital zoom between 25 to 400 percent. It also has an interface that is Twain compliant and also has an Integrated Optical Character Recognition package. It is capable of scanning a maximum size of 216 x 297 mm or 8.5 x 11.7 inches and contains 48-bit color and 8-bit grayscale which translates to about 256 levels of gray. This device is compliant with such memory cards as secure digital, MultiMediaCard, Memory stick Duo and Pro, Magic Gate Memory Stick, xD-Picture Card, SmartMedia and CompactFlash. Better functioning of this device requires a G4 processor or higher, internet access, sound card, Adobe Acrobat 4.0 or a later version, 1024 x 768 resolution with 24-bit color as well as 128 MB RAM for Operating System 9 and 256 MB RAM for Operating System X. It is highly recommended you run a free registry scan for and PSC 1600 series (DOT4USB) errors before installing any driver updates.