HP Deskjet 2544 as a printer uses the drop-on-demand Thermal Inkjet technology. The printer is a multipurpose device with the ability to not only print but also scan and copy documents. The printer sits comfortably with the following dimensions 157 x 425 x 306 mm (HWD). The weight of the printer is not more than 5.21 Kg.
HP Deskjet 2544 printer driver Supported Windows Operating Systems.
|Supported OS: Windows 10 32-bit, Windows 10 64-bit, Windows 8.1 32-bit, Windows 8.1 64-bit, Windows 8 32-bit, Windows 8 64-bit, Windows 7 32-bit, Windows 7 64-bit, Windows Vista 32-bit, Windows Vista 64-bit, Windows XP 32-bit|
|Full Feature Drivers and Software for windows.exe||101.91 MB||Download|
|Basic Driver for Windows XP Vista 7 8 8.1 and 10 32 bit.exe||31.92 MB||Download|
|Basic Driver for Windows Vista 7 8 8.1 and 10 64 bit.exe||33.56 MB||Download|
HP Deskjet 2544 driver Supported Mac Operating Systems.
|Supported OS: Mac OS Mojave 10.14.x, macOS High Sierra 10.13.x, macOS Sierra 10.12.x, Mac OS X El Capitan 10.11.x, Mac OS X Yosemite 10.10.x, Mac OS X Mavericks 10.9.x, Mac OS X Mountain Lion 10.8.x, Mac OS X Lion 10.7.x, Mac OS X Snow Leopard 10.6.x|
|HP Easy Start for Mac OS X 10.8 to 10.14.zip||9.08 MB||Download|
|Full Feature Drivers and Software for Mac OS X 10.6 to 10.10.dmg||114.92 MB||Download|
HP Deskjet 2544 cartridges
HP61 Black Ink Cartridge (~190 pages), HP 61 Tri-color Ink Cartridge (~165 pages)
The HP Deskjet 2544 all-in-one printer has an enabled wireless printing function in addition to the USB port. A USB cable connects the Hi-Speed USB 2.0 while the wireless connection links up with mobile devices.
The mobile printing function for this printer works for Apple AirPrint only and not Hp ePrint. This feature means printing through the application can work with Apple phones. Still, though, virtually any smart device can be connected through the wireless, and the device will even print. But it will not be able to work through the HP ePrint app.
Minimum System Requirements
For the printer to effectively work with your PC or Smart devices, the following specific requirements are essential;
For Windows operating Systems XP service pack III, Windows Vista, Windows 7, Windows 8, 8.1 and Windows 10, pay attention to the following details recommended;
1. Intel Pentium III or Celeron processor type for Windows XP; 1 GHz of processor speed for Windows Vista and later versions of MS Windows
2. RAM: minimum of 512 MB for your Windows XP but 1 GB memory will work better for Windows Vista; 2 GB for Windows 7 and later versions
3. Disk Space: to install the printer driver on your device, the recommended disk spaces include 750 MB for Windows XP; 2 GB for Windows, Vista, 7 and later versions.
For Mac Operating systems
1. Mac OS X 10.7 Lion
2. Mac OS X 10.8 Mountain Lion
3. Apple Mac OS X 10.9 Mavericks
4. Apple Mac OS X 10.10 Yosemite
5. Mac OS X v10.11 El Capitan
The HP Deskjet 2544 printer works with the following internet browsers;
1. Internet Explorer 6.0 or later versions
2. Mozilla Firefox 2.0 or later versions
3. Google Chrome 3.0 or later versions
4. Other notable software includes Adobe Reader 6.0 and Adobe Flash 10 or more following versions
The compatible cartridges for the Deskjet 2544 include the HP 61 Black and Tri-Colored, HP 301 Black and Tri-Colored, HP 122 Black and Colored and HP 802 Black and color. These are the basic monochrome and the tri-color ink cartridges available to the printer.
The product has an input tray which can hold about 60 sheets of paper at once. The output tray, however, can hold just only 30 sheets. This property might imply that the design of the printer does not support a massive load of prints. It supports various media sizes, ranging from US Letter, Legal to A5. Others include A6, B5, B6, Envelopes, to Ofuku hagaki and other borderless print sizes.
The HP Deskjet 2544 printer has a standard print resolution of 600 x 300 dpi, but the best print mode is at a resolution of 600 x 600 dpi. More so, the maximum dpi mode resolution is an impressive 4800 x 1200 dpi. The print speed of this product is up to 20 ppm for monochrome of the draft in black. But if the selection is in color, the printer runs at the rate of 16 dpi. The first page is usually out within 17 seconds in black and about 24 seconds if the page is colored.
The duty cycle of this printer is about 1000 pages.
The speed at which this device run is up to 4.5 copies per minute (cpm) for black and white. Whereas, the colored text comes at the rate of 3.0 cpm. However, note that the copy speed is dependent on the model of the printer device and heaviness of the document to be copied. The resolution for both black and colored pages copy is 600 x 300 dpi.
1. No Ethernet connection for networking on this printer, only USB, and Wi-Fi.
2. The printer cannot send nor receive fax
3. The paper load is small and may not be suitable for commercial printing
Download HP Deskjet 2544 All-in-One Printer driver from HP website