HP Color Laser MFP 178nwg model belongs to the HP Color Laser MFP 170 printer series of multifunctional printers. This machine can print, copy, and scan documents at the best possible quality and speed. In addition, HP Color Laser MFP 178nwg has a manual duplexing feature with an inbuilt driver, which also supports major operating system versions. The standard connectivity protocols include a hi-speed USB 2.0 port, fast Ethernet 10/100base-Tx network port, and a wireless 802.11 b/g/n network.
Supported Windows Operating Systems
|Supported OS: Windows 7 32-bit, Windows 7 64-bit, Windows 8 32-bit, Windows 8 64-bit, Windows 8.1 32-bit, Windows 8.1 64-bit, Windows 10 32-bit, Windows 10 64-bit|
|HP Color Laser MFP 178nwg Full Feature Driver for Windows.exe||86.95 MB||Download|
|Color Laser MFP 178nwg Basic Print and Scan Driver for Windows.exe||31.01 MB||Download|
|Color Laser MFP 178nwg Basic Print and Scan Driver for Windows No Installer.exe||11.03 MB||Download|
|Color Laser MFP 178nwg Critical Software Update for Windows.exe||184.07 kB||Download|
HP Color Laser MFP 178nwg Driver Supported Linux Operating Systems
|Supported OS: Debian os, SUSE Linux os, Linux Mint os, Boss os, Red Hat Enterprise Linux os, cent os, Fedora os, Ubuntu os|
|Print Driver for Linux OS.tar.gz||11.04 MB||Download|
Copying has an average speed of up to 4 copies per minute (CPM) for color pages while working at the normal mode. On the other hand, the rate of copying for black documents for an A4 and letter paper sizes is up to 14 CPM for normal mode. In a typical working environment, about 6.5 B(A) performs acoustic power emissions while printing at eight pages per minute (ppm) with monochrome documents. In addition, the recommended temperature range during print operation is between 15 and 270C.
However, when the printer is in storage, the temperature range is between -20 and 400C. More so, this print environment must be mercury-free. This machine model also has an internal memory size of 128 MB, which is the maximum capacity. The mobile printing features of this machine include Apple AirPrint, Google Cloud Print, Mobile apps, Mopria certification, and Wi-Fi Direct Printing features.
In terms of paper handling, the device can work with up to 150 sheets of plain paper. On the other hand, the output bin can accommodate 50 sheets of printed paper. The compatible media sizes through Tray1 include A4, A5, B5 (JIS), A6, and Oficio (216 x 340). Besides, the compatible media types have plain paper, heavy, extra heavy, preprinted, label, recycle, bond, colored, glossy, and light pieces. It also allows a paperweight within the range of 60 and 220 gsm. Download HP Color Laser MFP 178nwg Printer driver from HP website