HP Envy 6432e, an ideal printer to work from home

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Many of HP’s well-rounded printer models are focused on providing convenience to high-volume workloads and reducing times when it is necessary to share equipment with multiple people in the office. However, it is not always necessary to make such a considerable expense and thus personal or home options gain predominance, such is the example of HP Envy 6432e.

HP Envy 6432e is an upper-mid-range printer which stands out as one of the most attractive creations of the brand in recent years, because in a space contained good print quality as well as copy, scan and even fax functionality is offered. There is also no lack of compatibility with wireless connections to leave aside any classic configuration that involves cables.

Features of the HP Envy 6432e

HP Envy 6432e
Technology HP Thermal Inkjet
Printer type Colour
Features Print, copy, scan and fax
Maximum paper size A4
Control Panel Smart contextual user interface – Case sensitive buttons. Mono and color copy, Information, Cancel and Resume, Indicator lights: Wi-Fi icon, number counter, and document feeder error
Print quality black (best) Offers up to 1,200 x 1,200 dpi (when printing from a computer)
Print speed
  • Black and white (ISO) up to 10 ppm
  • Color (ISO) up to 7 ppm
Monthly duty cycle Up to 1000 pages
Print languages HP PCL 3 GUI
Borderless printing Yes (up to 210 x 297 mm, 8.5 x 11 inches)
Paper handling
Double sided printing Automatic (standard)
Input capacity
  • Up to 100 sheets
  • Up to 40 cards
  • 35-sheet automatic document feeder
Output capacity Up to 25 sheets
Supported media sizes A4; TO 5; B5; DL; C6; A6
Custom media sizes
  • Simplex: 76.2 x 127 mm to 216 x 594 mm
  • Double-sided: 76.2 x 127 mm to 216 x 594 mm
Media types Normal paper; HP photo papers; HP Matte Brochure or Professional Paper; HP Matte Presentation Paper; HP Glossy Brochure or Professional Paper; Other inkjet photographic papers; Other matte inkjet papers; Other glossy inkjet papers; Plain, Light / Recycled Paper
Compatible paper weight
  • 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
Scan technology CIS
Scan resolution, hardware Up to 1200 x 1200 dpi
Scan speed Up to 2.8 ipm (200 dpi, black and white)
Up to 2.8 ipm (200 dpi, color)
Scan size, maximum 215.9 x 297 mm
Bit depth 24 bit
Grayscale levels 256
Copy resolution Up to 300 x 300 dpi
Copies, maximum Up to 9 copies
Copy reduce / enlarge settings 25 to 200%
Fax transmission speed 14.4 kbps
Memory Based on cloud storage
Cartridges and print heads
Print heads 2 (1 black, 1 tricolor)
Replacement cartridges
  • 3YM61AE HP 305 Black Original Ink Cartridge (~ 120 pages)
  • 3YM62AE HP 305XL High Yield Black Original Ink Cartridge (~ 240 pages)
  • 3YM64AE HP 307XL High Capacity Black Original Ink Cartridge (~ 400 pages)
  • 3YM60AE HP 305 Tri-color Original Ink Cartridge (~ 100 pages)
  • 3YM63AE HP 305XL High Yield Tri-color Original Ink Cartridge (~ 200 pages)
Standard Hi-Speed ​​USB 2.0
Wireless capability
  • Wi-Fi 802.11b / g / n
  • Bluetooth 5.0
Mobile printing capability
  • HP Smart app
  • Apple AirPrint
  • Mopria ™ Certification
Compatibility Windows 10 and 7; MacOS Sierra v10.12 (formerly OS X), MacOS High Sierra v10.13, MacOS Mojave v10.14, MacOS Catalina v10.15
Feeding Input voltage: 220 to 240 VAC (+/- 10%), 50/60 Hz, 0.7 A
Power supply type Internal universal power supply
Energy consumption 0.10 watts (off), 4.0 watts (ready), 1.70 watts (sleep)
Dimensions and weights
Measurements (P x A x L) 432.5 x 361.1 x 174 mm
Weight 6.16 kg
Box contents
  • HP ENVY 6422 All-in-One Printer
  • HP 682 Setup Black Cartridge; HP 682 Setup Tri-Color Cartridge
  • Regulatory brochure
  • Setup guide
  • Reference guide
  • Power cord
Warranty Two-year limited hardware warranty
Official site HP

Facilities for daily activities

HP Envy 6432e

HP Envy 6432e has a modern design

HP Envy 6432e is a model with a classic design that responds to classic dimensions, more precisely 432.5 x 361.1 x 174 mm, while its total weight is 6.15 kilograms. To obtain a quick and easy operation directly, an intelligent control panel has been integrated with touch panels that ignore the traditional physical buttons on its upper face.

When it comes to working faster, the addition of a 35-page automatic feeder makes it easy to organize print jobs, scan or copies when there are many documents to work with. While, the input tray holds 100 sheets in A4 size, while its output is 25 sheets.

Like little, to save large quantities of paper, it is possible to access an automatic two-sided printing function. Its operation basically uses two ink cartridges, one black and the other multicolored, which allow an approximate autonomy of 120 pages for the first and. 75 pages (of course using official compatible HP cartridges) for the second before needing a refill.

Performance in multifunction tasks

Turning to the performance area, when printing it is feasible to achieve a maximum monthly duty cycle of 1000 pages, offering a maximum resolution in black / white 1200 x 1200 dpi and optimized up to 4800 x 1200 dpi in color. The operating speed is up to 10 and 7 ppm respectively, while a maximum waiting time of 53 seconds is required for photographs.

When it comes to copies, it is possible to obtain up to nine per document with a resolution up to 300 x 300 dpi and speeds of 8 cpm in black and 4 cpm in color, while for scanning the classic CIS technology is used with a supported area of ​​215.9 x 297 mm and support for image enlargement from 25% to 400%. Its official figures indicate a resolution of 1200 x 1200 dpi and speed of 2.8 ipm.

In conclusion, HP Envy 6432e also does not forget the faxing function with a transmission speed of 14.4 kbps, cloud storage-based fax memory and forwarding capability.

In general, there are almost no differences with what was seen in the previously released HP Envy 6422 model, so choose one or the other should only be decided in relation to the best price that can be found.

Support for wireless connectivity

HP Envy 6432e

HP Envy 6432e uses two ink cartridges

It is worth noting that this printer facilitates a simple configuration with step-by-step guides to connect without problems to any device. On the one hand, Wi-Fi connection above with automatic recovery capabilities, plus automatic detection and resolution of connectivity problems in order to reduce interruptions.

It is also very easy to use the Bluetooth standard to quickly start printing documents stored on the mobile or tablet if one is in the same room, while thanks to the HP Smart application for Android and iOS it is possible to print, scan and copy documents directly with the Smartphone.

The brand offers in several territories the Instant Ink service to get ink and enjoy home delivery and recycling of used cartridges saving up to 70% money in the replacement of materials, while the HP + service makes it possible to register your user and obtain benefits such as nine months of free Instant Ink included, increase the official warranty for one year or obtain advanced solutions with the HP Smart application that include scanning of documents of various pages.

HP Envy 6432e availability and pricing

  • Automatic document feeder
  • Support for automatic double-sided printing
  • Wi-Fi and Bluetooth wireless connectivity
  • Includes fax send function
  • Has a small paper output tray
  • Does not support to receive fax
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