The HP ENVY 5531 is an electronic all-in-one printer. The Printer connects with either the USB connectivity, the wireless network or direct wireless connection. There is no Ethernet connection though. The physical dimensions include 125 x 443 x 336 mm (HWD) weighing 12.27 lbs.
HP ENVY 5531 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||110.62 MB||Download|
|Basic Driver for Windows XP Vista 7 8 8.1 and 10 32 bit.exe||32.66 MB||Download|
|Basic Driver for Windows Vista 7 8 8.1 and 10 64 bit.exe||34.35 MB||Download|
HP ENVY 5531 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 10.9 to 10.14.zip||9.08 MB||Download|
|Full Feature Drivers and Software for Mac OS X 10.6 to 10.12.dmg||124.50 MB||Download|
The printer works with a drop-on-demand Thermal Inkjet Technology with a PCL3 GUI language.
The printer has a mobile function, compatible with Apple AirPrint and HP ePrint. These are apps that serve the purpose of connecting smart devices such as blackberry, tablets, iPhones and others using the Wi-Fi connection. The web services are compatible with this printer.
HP ENVY 5531 e-All-in-One cartridges
HP61 Black Ink Cartridge (~190 pages), HP 61 Tri-color Ink Cartridge Cartridge (~165 pages)
The requirements for the system that will work well with this printer include diverse Operating Systems. These include Windows XP service 3, Windows Vista, Windows 7, Windows 8 and Windows 10. The Windows XP requires a processor of Intel Pentium II or Celeron at a speed of 233 MHz. The recommended processor, however, is Intel Pentium III or higher processor. Windows Vista requires 800 MHz 32-bit or 64-bit processor, recommended processor is 1 GHz (32-bit or 64-bit). However, for Windows 7, 8 and 10, the processor should have at least a 1 GHz 32-bit or 64-bit processor.
For RAM, the recommended system requirement for Windows 7, 8 and 10 is the 2 GB (32-bit or 64-bit). Whereas for Windows Vista, the recommended RAM is 1 GB but 512 MB for Windows XP service pack III. The minimum free disk space on your PC must be 750 MB for Windows Vista and XP but 2 GB in the least for the others.
Mac OS X v10.6 Snow Leopard
OS X v10.9 Mavericks
OS X v10.7 Lion
Mac OS X v10.8 Mountain Lion
OS X v10.10 Yosemite
OS X v10.11 El Capitan
All the windows operating system supports Microsoft Internet Explorer 7.0 and above, Google Chrome 3.0 and Mozilla Firefox 2.0 or later. Other applications supported include Adobe Flash player 10 or later, and Adobe Acrobat reader 5.0 and above.
The genuine HP cartridges compatible with this device, but it depends on the country or region of use. The first set includes North America, and Asia Pacific (excluding Indonesia, India, China & Japan) uses HP 61 black and HP 61 tri-color. Western Europe uses the HP 301 black and tri-color cartridge while Middle East, Latin America, Africa, Japan and the Commonwealth of Independent States HP 122 black and tri-color. The HP ENVY printer Indonesia, India, and China uses HP 802 Black and tri-color.
Paper Handling Specifications
Different paper sizes compatible with the printer includes Plain paper, Index cards, Envelopes, Photo paper, Transparencies, etc. The input tray takes up to 100 sheets of plain paper. Whereas, the output capacity is with a capacity of 30 sheets of plain paper. The supported paper sizes include US Letter, Legal, A4, A5, A6, Ofuku hagaki, Executive, Cabinet, B5, and B6.
The speed of the HP ENVY 5531 is dependent on the complexity of the document and the specification of the PC and the compatibility with the printer.
The technology of the copy function is with a digital image processing with speed dependent on the complexity of the document. The resolution of which is 600 dpi.
The normal mode is at 600 x 300 dpi in an automatic output. The best style on a plain paper and photo paper print is 600 x 600 dpi. Whereas, the maximum dpi mode for production for both black and color print is 4800 x 1200 dpi.
Download HP ENVY 5531 e-All-in-One Printer driver from HP website