HP Envy Pro 6422 Review: The perfect multifunction network printer

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There is no office or office worth its salt that does not require minimal document management services. To meet those needs, in the home environment , nothing better than a multifunction printer like the HP Envy 6032 or the reference that concerns us today, the HP Envy Pro 6422 . A product that is not only a guarantee of quality , for the brand, but also of versatility and good performance . And it is that in a time when teleworking has been imposed in a forced way in many homes, a tool with the ability to create documents of all kinds and quality, is essential to improve theproductivity . Everything the HP 6422 offers is revealed in the following sections.

HP Envy Pro 6422 Multifunction Printer

The Envy Pro 6422 model , from the multinational HP , is an example of a reference focused on the domestic public and manufactured to meet the needs of document production and administrative tasks in a small office.

HP Envy Pro 6422

HP Envy Pro 6422

Aimed at the private sector, the manufacturing company offers us a compact peripheral that does not monopolize the desktop space. Its appearance is very elegant , where the white color is imposed on almost the entire case of the device. The machine weighs approximately 6 kg and measures 17.25 x 36.11 x 17.4 cm . It is a simple to use peripheral, which has a simple control panel on the right side of its paper tray. The simple keypad without an LCD screen allows you to carry out basic actions and clearly report the status of the multifunction.

Printing system

Like many other home-use devices, the HP Envy 6422 produces documents using HP thermal inkjet technology . It employs a pair of cartridges to create documents both colored and black and white .

HP Envy Pro 6422

Easy handling

HP Envy Pro 6422 Printer Productivity

The HP Envy Pro 6422 is a device designed to work in the family environment. The system has an 800 Hz processor and 128 MB of memory. Its duty cycle is up to 1,000 pages per month , and it is advisable not to reach that volume and move between 100 and 400 pages in a month.

HP Envy Pro 6422

Wireless printing

HP 6422 Performance

The product is capable of covering all the needs that arise in a productive office. And is that the HP Envy Pro 6422 in addition to printing documents, makes copies , scans images and is fax . Device connection options are via standard USB 2.0 cable or Wi-Fi . These are some of its most important benefits:

  • Print speed: up to 10 pages per minute
  • First page out: 18 seconds to black and 21 seconds to color
  • Print resolution: 1,200 x 1,200 dpi
  • Scanner resolution: 1,200 x 1,200 dpi
  • Maximum copy speed: 8 cpm

HP Envy 6422 Technical Specifications

Here is a summary table with all the technical details and extras of the HP 6422 multifunction :

HP Envy Pro 6422
Technology HP Thermal Inkjet
Printer type Color
Features Print, copy, scan and fax
Maximum paper size A4
Control Panel
  • Decorative CP without LCD screen
  • Buttons that are case sensitive:
    • Monochrome Copy and Color Copy
    • Information
    • Cancel and Accept
  • Paper Jam Notification Icon on ADF and Wi-Fi
Print quality black (best) Offers up to 1,200 x 1,200 dpi (when printing from a computer)
Printing 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
Media sizes supported A4; TO 5; B5; DL; C6; A6
Custom media sizes
  • Simplex: 76.2 x 127 mm to 216 x 594 mm
  • Duplex: 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 photographic inkjet papers; Other matte inkjet papers; Other glossy inkjet papers; Plain paper, light / recycled
Compatible paper weight
  • A4: 60 to 90 g / m²
  • HP envelopes: 75 to 90 gsm
  • 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 7 ipm (black and white) and up to 3 ipm (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%
Resolution Up to 150 x 150 dpi
Memory Unlimited storage
Features Send mobile fax enabled (compatible with the HP Smart app); Possibility to add files / photos from your mobile; Scanning with the printer’s camera or scanner; Ability to add a cover page and save it as a template; Access to fax history to view all sent faxes and drafts; Ability to edit and forward a fax history; Print a fax confirmation easily
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
  • 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
Type of power supply Internal universal power supply
Energy consumption 0.10 watts (off), 4.0 watts (ready), 1.70 watts (sleep)
Acoustic power emissions (active, printing) 6.4 B (A)
Acoustic pressure emissions 55 dB (A) (printing at 5 ppm)
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 One year limited hardware warranty

Conclusions, availability and price of the HP Envy Pro 6422

HP Envy Pro 6422

Elegant and very functional

Seeing all the possibilities that the HP Envy 6422 offers us , expectations about the product are verified. It is a great tool for home office that has been imposed in many homes due to teleworking . In addition, it allows you to save space on the table, by concentrating in a single element the needs that any small home office requires. And all this with a careful design and elegant finish.