HP OfficeJet 6956 All-in-One Printer Specifications

Print speed black
ISO Laser comparable, Professional Mode: Up to 16 ppm, General Office Mode: Up to 29 ppm [5]
Print speed color
ISO Laser comparable, Professional Mode: Up to 9 ppm, General Office Mode: Up to 24 ppm [5]
First page out (ready)
Black: As fast as 12 sec [6]
Print quality black (best)
Black: Up to 4800 x 1200 optimized dpi colour (when printing from a computer on selected HP photo papers and 1200 input dpi) Color: Up to 4800 x 1200 optimized dpi colour (when printing from a computer on selected HP photo papers and 1200 input dpi)
Duty cycle (monthly, A4)
Up to 15,000 pages [7]
Recommended monthly page volume
200 to 800
Print quality color (best)
Up to 4800 x 1200 optimized dpi colour (when printing from a computer on selected HP photo papers and 1200 input dpi)
Print technology
HP Thermal Inkjet
Printer drivers included
HP PCL 3 GUI, HP PCL 3 Enhanced
Display
2.2" (5.58 cm) MGD touchscreen
Processor speed
500 MHz
Number of print cartridges
4 (1 each black, cyan, magenta, yellow)
Replacement cartridges
HP 905 Black Officejet Print Cartridge (~300 pages), HP 905 CMY Officejet Print Cartridge (~315 pages), HP 905XL Black Officejet Print Cartridge (~825 pages), HP 905XL CMY Officejet Print Cartridge (~825 pages) Dynamic security enabled printer. Contains technology that may prevent cartridges with non-HP chips or circuitry from working now or in the future. Go to https://support.hp.com/au-en/document/c05310148 to find out more about dynamic security.
Print languages
HP PCL 3 GUI, HP PCL 3 Enhanced
HP ePrint capability
Yes
Mobile printing capability
HP ePrint; Apple AirPrint™; Mopria™-certified; Wireless Direct printing [4]
Wireless capability
Yes, built-in WiFi 802.11b/g/n
Connectivity, standard
1 Wireless 802.11b/g/n; 1 RJ-11 (Fax)
Connectivity, optional
No
Minimum System Requirements
Windows 10, 8.1, 8, 7: 32-bit or 64-bit, 2 GB available hard disk space, CD-ROM/DVD drive or Internet connection, USB port, Internet Explorer. Windows Vista: (32-bit only), 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 ;OS X v10.9 Mavericks, OS X v10.10 Yosemite, OS X v10.11 El Capitan 1GB Available Space, Internet Access; Linux (For more information, see http://hplipopensource.com/hplip-web/index.html)
Minimum System Requirements for Macintosh
OS X v10.9 Mavericks, OS X v10.10 Yosemite, OS X v10.11 El Capitan, 1GB Available Space, Internet Access
Compatible operating systems
Windows 10, 8.1, 8, 7: 32-bit or 64-bit, 2 GB available hard disk space, CD-ROM/DVD drive or Internet connection, USB port, Internet Explorer. Windows Vista: (32-bit only), 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 OS X v10.9 Mavericks, OS X v10.10 Yosemite, OS X v10.11 El Capitan 1GB Available Space, Internet Access; (For more information, see http://hplipopensource.com/hplip-web/index.html)
Memory, standard
1 GB
Maximum Memory
1 GB
Paper handling input, standard
225-sheet input tray, 35-sheet ADF
Paper handling output, standard
60-sheet output tray
Duplex printing
Automatic (standard)
Maximum Input Capacity (envelopes)
Up to 10 envelopes
Borderless printing
Yes (up to 8.5 x 11 in, 216 x 279 mm)
Media sizes supported
A4; A5; A6; B5(JIS); Executive; Index card 3.5 x 5 in; Index card 4 x 6 in; Index card 5 x 8 in; Index card A4; Index card Letter; 3.5 x 5 in; 4 x 6 in; 5 x 7 in; 13 x 18 cm; 8 x 10 in; 10 x 15 cm; L; Photo 2L; Letter; Statement; Envelope #10; Envelope C5; Envelope C6; Envelope DL; Envelope Monarch; Card Envelope 4.4 x 6 in; Hagaki; Ofuku Hagaki; Japanese Envelope Chou #3; Japanese Envelope Chou #4
Media types
Plain Paper, HP Photo Papers, HP Matte Brochure or Professional Paper, HP Matte Presentation Paper, HP Glossy Brochure or Professional Paper, Other Photo Inkjet Papers, Other Matte Inkjet Papers, Other Glossy Inkjet Papers, Inkjet Hagaki, Plain Paper, Thick, Plain Paper, Light/Recycled
Media weights, recommended
60 to 105 g/m² (plain); 220 to 280 g/m² (photo); 75 to 90 g/m² (envelope); 163 to 200 g/m² (card)
Media weight, supported
Plain paper: 60 to 105 g/m²
Power
Input voltage: 100 to 240 VAC (+/- 10%), 50/60 Hz (+/- 3 Hz)
Power consumption
27 watts maximum, 5.5 watts (Active), 0.29 watts (Manual-Off), 1.21 watts (Sleep) [3]
Operating temperature range
5 to 40ºC
Recommended operating humidity range
20 to 80% RH (non-condensing)
Minimum dimensions (W x D x H)
463.7 x 390 x 228.67 mm [1]
Weight
7.7 kg
Package weight
9.83 kg
What's in the box
HP OfficeJet 6956 All-in-One Printer; HP 905 Setup Black OfficeJet Ink Cartridge (~265 pages); HP 905 Setup Cyan Ink Cartridge, HP 905 Setup Magenta Ink Cartridge, HP 905 Setup Yellow Ink Cartridge (CMY composite yield ~310 pages); Regulatory flyer; User Guide; Setup poster; Power cord [For ink volume and page yield information, visit http://www.hp.com/go/learnaboutsupplies]
Cable included
No, please purchase (USB) cable and phone (cord) separately
Warranty
1 Year Limited Warranty (Return to HP/Dealer - Unit Exchange)

[1] Dimensions vary as per configuration

[2] Weight varies as per configuration

[3] Power requirements are based on the country/region where the printer is sold. Do not convert operating voltages. This will damage the printer and void the product warranty.

[4] Wireless performance is dependent upon physical environment and distance from the access point. Wireless operations are compatible with 2.4 GHz routers only; excludes wireless direct. Wireless direct may require driver or apps be installed and connected on wireless-enabled mobile device or PC. Wireless functionality may vary by computer and mobile operating systems, see hpconnected.com. HP ePrint requires: account registration, HP ePrint-enabled printer, Internet connection, and a wireless-enabled mobile device or Internet-connected computer with email capability. Separately purchased data plans or usage fees may apply. Print times and connection speeds may vary. AirPrint supports OS X® Lion, OS X® Mountain Lion and the following devices running iOS 4.2 or later: iPad®, iPhone® (3GS or later), iPod touch® (3rd generation or later) and requires the printer be connected to the same network as your OS X or iOS device. AirPrint, the AirPrint Logo, iPad, iPhone, and iPod touch are trademarks of Apple® Inc. Windows is a trademark of the Microsoft group of companies. BlackBerry® names and logos are the property of Research In Motion Limited. Android is a trademark of Google Inc.

[5] Speed specifications have been updated to reflect current industry testing methods.

[6] Either after first page or after first set of ISO test pages. For details see http://www.http://www.hp.com/go/printerclaims

[7] HP recommends that the number of printed pages per month be within the stated range for optimum device performance, based on factors including supplies replacement