HP Photosmart C4635 All-in-One Printer
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HP Photosmart C4635 All-in-One Printer

   Part: Q8412A


  • Families that want to easily print their own lab-quality photos, high-quality documents and creative projects at home using an energy-efficient all-in-one printer that can scan and copy

Ideal for

  • Everyday printing, copying and scanning, plus lab-quality photos, photo reprints and photo creations made easily right at home


The easy way to great photos and everyday prints

  • Easily print, copy, scan and get lab-quality photos all from one compact machine
  • Avoid printing errors and get consistent results—drag and drop photos to HP Photo Print Gadget[1]
  • Great photos are simple—pop in a memory card and the all-in-one automatically removes red-eye and makes other enhancements before printing them.
  • Easily get great results for Web prints with HP Smart Web Printing—simply clip and print only the content you want[2]

A simple experience at your fingertips

  • Easily view and print photos without a PC using the color display with HP TouchSmart frame
  • Make scans, copies and enlargements easily with the hassle-free HP TouchSmart frame
  • Quickly make lab-quality photo reprints with consistent, accurate color—no PC needed

Helping conserve resources has never been easier

  • Save money and energy with this efficient ENERGY STAR(R) qualified all-in-one
  • Use paper more efficiently by printing multiple pages onto each side of the paper using the Paper-saving Printing option
  • Save ink and paper by combining content from multiple Web pages onto one page with HP Smart Web Printing[2]
  • Enjoy free, easy recycling—ink cartridges returned via HP Planet Partners are recycled responsibly, visit http://www.hp.com/recycle

[1]Requires Windows Vista(R)

[2]Requires Internet Explorer 6.0 or higher

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Printer specifications

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  • Print, copy, scan

Print speed, black (draft)

  • Up to 29 ppm

Print speed, color (draft)

  • Up to 23 ppm

Print speed, color (draft, 4x6 photo)

  • As fast as 29 sec

Print speed color (draft, 10x15 photo)

  • As fast as 29 sec

Print speed, black (normal)

  • Up to 9 ppm

Print speed, color (normal)

  • Up to 6.5 ppm

Print speed

  • After first page; see http://www.hp.com/go/inkjetprinter for details. Print speed may vary depending on the type of output.

Printer page yield

  • Approximate yield. Actual yield depends on printer and specific use. See http://www.hp.com/go/pageyield for more information

Resolution (black)

  • Up to 4800 x 1200 optimized dpi

Resolution (color)

  • Up to 4800 x 1200 optimized dpi from 1200 dpi input data (when printing from a computer on photo paper)

Monthly duty cycle

  • Up to 1000 pages

Recommended monthly page volume

  • 250 to 500

Print Technology

  • HP Thermal Inkjet


  • 1.45" LCD (color graphics) with TouchSmart Frame

Number of print cartridges

  • 2 (1 black, 1 tri-color (cyan, magenta, yellow))

Replacement cartridges

  • HP 60 Black Ink Cartridge (~200 pages); HP 60 Tri-color Ink Cartridge (~150 pages); HP 60XL Black Ink Cartridge (~600 pages); HP 60XL Tri-color Ink Cartridge (~420 pages). [Average based on ISO/IEC 24711 or HP testing methodology and continuous printing. Actual yield varies considerably based on content of printed pages and other factors. Some ink from included cartridge is used to start up the printer. For details see http://www.hp.com/go/learnaboutsupplies]

Compatible ink types

  • Dye-based (color); pigment-based (black)

Print languages

  • HP PCL 3 GUI

Automatic paper sensor

  • No

Paper trays, standard

  • 1

Paper trays, maximum

  • 1


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HP ePrint capability

  • No

Connectivity, standard

  • 1 USB 2.0

Network ready

  • None


  • 1 USB 2.0

Minimum system requirements

  • Windows® XP (SP1) or higher (32-bit); any Intel Pentium II, Celeron or compatible processor; 233 MHz or higher; 128 MB RAM (256 MB or higher recommended), 800 MB hard disk space, Internet Explorer 6 or higher; CD-ROM, USB port; Windows Vista®: 800 MHz 32-bit (x86) or 64-bit (64) processor; 512 MB RAM, 1.2 GB hard disk space: Internet Explorer; CD-ROM, USB port. *For Windows® XP Professional x64 Edition (SP1 or higher) only the printer driver, scanner driver, and the Toolbox are available. Some features are not supported. Windows® 7 ready. For more information go to http://www.hp.com/go/Windows7. Some features may not be available.

  • Mac OS X v 10.4, v 10.5, v 10.6, Power PC G3, G4, G5 or Intel Core processor; 256 MB RAM; 500 MB available hard disk space; CD ROM; USB port

Compatible operating systems

  • Windows Vista® (32 and 64-bit), Windows® XP (SP1 or higher [32-bit]), Windows® 7 ready. For more information go to http://www.hp.com/go/Windows7. Some features may not be available, Mac OS X v 10.4, v 10.5, v 10.6, Linux (see http://www.hplip.net)

Memory specs

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Memory card compatibility

  • Memory Stick; Memory Stick Duo; Secure Digital/MultimediaCard; Secure Digital High Capacity Card; xD-Picture Card

Memory, standard

  • 64 MB

Memory, maximum

  • 64 MB

Paper handling

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Paper handling input, standard

  • 80-sheet input tray

Paper handling output, standard

  • 15-sheet output tray

Duplex printing

  • Manual (driver support provided)

Envelope input capacity

  • Up to 10

Borderless printing

  • Yes, up to 8.5 x 11 in (US letter), 210 x 297 mm (A4)

Finished output handling

  • Sheetfeed

Media sizes supported

  • Letter; legal; executive; cards; 4 x 6 in

Media sizes supported

  • A4 (210 x 297 mm); A5 (148 x 210 mm); B5 (176 x 250 mm); DL (110 x 220 mm); C6 (114 x 162 mm); A6 (105 x 148 mm); 300 x 100 mm; 130 x 180 mm; 100 x 150 mm

Media sizes, custom

  • 3 x 5 to 8.5 x 30 in

Media types

  • Paper (plain, inkjet, photo); envelopes; transparencies; labels; cards; the HP premium media; iron-on transfers; borderless media

Recommended media weight

  • 20 to 24 lb

Supported media weight

  • US letter: 20 to 24 lb; legal: 20 to 24 lb; envelopes: 20 to 24 lb; cards: up to 110 lb index maximum; photo: up to 145 lb

Media weights by paper path

  • A4: 75 to 90 g/m²; legal: 75 to 90 g/m²; envelopes: 75 to 90 g/m²; cards: up to 200 g/m²; 10 x 15 cm photo: up to 280 g/m²

Scanner specifications

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Scanner type

  • Flatbed

Scan resolution, hardware

  • Up to 1200 x 2400 dpi

Scan resolution, optical

  • Up to 1200 dpi

Scan size (flatbed), maximum

  • 8.5 x 11.7 in

Scan speed black (best)

  • Up to 1.5 ppm

Copier specifications

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Copy speed black (normal)

  • Up to 9 cpm

Copy resolution (black text)

  • Up to 1200 x 1200 dpi

Copy resolution (colour text and graphics)

  • Up to 1200 x 1200 dpi


  • No

Power & operating requirements

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  • Input voltage 100 to 240 VAC (+/- 10%), 50/60 Hz (+/- 3 Hz)

Power consumption

  • 20 watts maximum

  • Power requirements are based on the country/region where the product is sold. Do not convert operating voltages or use with other voltages. Doing so might cause damage that would not be covered under the HP product warranty.

Energy efficiency

  • ENERGY STAR® qualified

Operating temperature range

  • 41 to 104º F

Operating humidity range

  • 20 to 80% RH

Dimensions & weight

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Dimensions (W x D x H)

  • 17.39 x 16.59 x 6.69 in

Maximum dimensions (W x D x H)

  • 17.39 x 23.92 x 15.54 in


  • 10.18 lb

Package weight

  • 13.2 lb

What's included

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  • One-year technical phone support; 1-year limited hardware warranty; access to 24/7 award-winning support services through http://www.hp.com/support

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Warranty information

This product is covered by the standard HP warranty

Support information

Support for this product is provided by HP Customer Care

Returns & exchange information

The HP Home & Home Office Store will accept returns or exchanges for this product up to 21 days after delivery

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