Undoubtedly one of the most used and popular printer at the moment. So, here is an all-round review of the amazing HP Deskjet 2130 printer. The software installation process, driver, how to scan, as well as the entire printing process will be made known here.
HP Deskjet 2130 meets all the home and small business demands. Fits in perfectly in not a large space and its light weight allows you place it in a more convenient position.
HP Deskjet 2130 Printer Price
The price of HP Deskjet 2130 Printer ranges from $50 to $59 on Amazon at the moment. In most Nigerian store HP Deskjet 2130 Printer goes for ₦15000, Jumia and a few other online store also supply at almost the same price. However, there are several deals to choose from in different neighborhood given the popularity of this product.
HP Deskjet 2130 Printer Installation
One of the simplest software installation process you can think of. The HP Deskjet 2130 Printer installation only requires slotting the CD provided by the manufacturers into your PC disk drive, it automatically pops up the printer installation process with simple on-screen prompt.
Once installation is completed, a shortcut will automatically be created on your desktop. The desktop icon is where you choose from the different multifunction available (scanning, printing etc).
HP Deskjet 2130 Printer Driver and Software
Downloaded from the HP official website.
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HP Deskjet 2130 Printer Unboxing – What’s In The Box
HP DeskJet 2130 All-in-One Printer; HP 63 Setup Black Ink Cartridge (~115 pages); HP 63 Setup Tri-color Ink Cartridge (~100 pages); Software CD; Setup Flyer; Power cord; Ink Caution Flyer; Print Guide.
HP Deskjet 2130 Printer Ink
Ink used by this printer are Dye-based (color) and pigment-based (black).
Related Questions User Frequently Ask
Is the HP Desktop 2130 Printer Wireless? – NO
How Many page can HP Deskjet print? – The recommended monthly page to be printer is 100
How do I connect the printer to WIFI? – there is no wireless connection and perhaps no WIFI connections.
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HP Desktop 2130 Review of Specs
Functions – Print, copy, scan
Copies, Maximum – Up to 9 copies
Power – Input voltage: 100 to 240 VAC (+/- 10%), 50/60 Hz (+/- 3 Hz).
Power Consumption – 10 watts maximum, 10 watts (Active), 0.1 watts (Off), 1.9 watts (Standby), 0.9 watt (Sleep)
Energy Efficiency – ENERGY STAR® certified
Operating Temperature Range – 41 to 104ºF
Operating Humidity Range – 20 to 80% RH
Dimensions (W X D X H) – 16.74 x 11.97 x 5.87 in
Dimensions Maximum (W X D X H) – 16.73 x 20.44 x 9.79 in (with Input & Output Tray/Extension extended)
Weight – 7.55 lb
Package Weight – 9.87 lb
Cable Included – No, please purchase USB cable separately
Warranty – One-year limited hardware warranty; 24-hour, 7 days a week support
First Page Out (Ready) Black – As fast as 15 sec
First Page Out (Ready) Color – As fast as 18 sec
Resolution (Black) – Up to 1200 x 1200 rendered dpi
Resolution (Color) – Up to 4800 x 1200 optimized dpi color (when printing from a computer on selected HP photo papers and 1200 input dpi)
Monthly Duty Cycle – Up to 1000 pages
Print Speed, Black (Iso, Laser Comparable) – Up to 7.5 ppm
Recommended Monthly Page Volume – 50 to 100
Print Technology – HP Thermal Inkjet
Display – None
Number Of Print Cartridges – 2 (1 black, 1 Tri-color)
Replacement Cartridges – HP 63 Black Ink Cartridge (~190 pages); HP 63 Tri-color Ink Cartridge (~165 pages); HP 63XL Black Ink Cartridge (~480 pages); HP 63XL Tri-color Ink Cartridge (~330 pages) 
Compatible Ink Types – Dye-based (color); pigment-based (black)
Print Languages – HP PCL 3 GUI
Automatic Paper Sensor – No
Print Speed, Color (Iso, Laser Comparable) – Up to 5.5 ppm
Paper Trays, Standard – 1
Paper Trays, Maximum – 1
Mobile Printing Capability – Mobile Print Capability not supported
Connectivity, Standard – 1 Hi-Speed USB 2.0
Network Ready – None
Print Speed, Black (Draft) – Up to 20 ppm
Minimum System Requirements – OS X v10.8 Mountain Lion, OS X v10.9 Mavericks, OS X v10.10 Yosemite; 1 GB HD; Internet; USB Windows 10, 8.1, 8, 7: 1 GHz 32-bit (x86) or 64-bit (x64) processor, 2 GB available hard disk space, CD-ROM/DVD drive or Internet connection, USB port, Microsoft® Internet Explorer. Windows Vista: 800 MHz 32-bit (x86) or 64-bit (x64) processor, 2 GB available hard disk space, CD-ROM/DVD drive or Internet connection, USB port, Internet Explorer 8. Windows XP SP3 or higher (32-bit only): any Intel® Pentium® II, Celeron® or 233 MHz compatible processor ,850 MB available hard disk space, CD-ROM/DVD drive or Internet connection, USB port, Internet Explorer 8.
Compatible Operating Systems – Windows 10, Windows 8.1, Windows 8, Windows 7; OS X v10.8 Mountain Lion, OS X v10.9 Mavericks, OS X v10.10 Yosemite
Memory, Standard – Integrated memory
Paper Handling Input, Standard – 60-sheet input tray
Memory, Maximum – Integrated memory
Print Speed, Color (Draft) – Up to 16 ppm
Paper Handling Output, Standard – 25-sheet output tray
Duplex Printing – Manual (driver support provided)
Envelope Input Capacity – Up to 5 envelopes
Borderless Printing – No
Finished Output Handling – Sheetfed
Media Sizes Supported – A4; B5; A6; DL envelope
Print Speed Color (Draft, 10×15 Photo) – Up to 16 ppm
Scan Resolution, Optical – Up to 1200 dpi
Media Sizes, Custom – 3 x 5 to 8.5 x 14 in
Media Types – Plain paper, Photo paper, Brochure paper
Recommended Media Weight – 20 lb
Supported Media Weight – Letter: 16 to 32 lb; HP envelopes: 20 to 24 lb; HP cards: up to 110 lb; HP 4 x 6 inch photo paper: up to 145 lb
Scan Resolution, Hardware – Up to 1200 x 1200 dpi
Media Weights By Paper Path – A4: 60 to 90 g/m²; HP envelopes: 75 to 90 g/m²; HP cards: up to 200 g/m²; HP 10 x 15 cm photo paper: up to 300 g/m²
Scanner Type – Flatbed
Print Speed, Black (Normal) – Up to 7.5 ppm
Scan File Format – JPEG, TIFF, PDF, BMP, PNG
Scan Size (Flatbed), Maximum – 8.5 x 11.69 in
Print Speed, Color (Normal) – Up to 5.5 ppm
Digital Sending Features – No
Copy Resolution (Black Text) – Up to 600 x 300 dpi
Copy Resolution (Colour Text and Graphics) – Up to 600 x 300 dpi