HP Photosmart A646 Compact Photo Printer

  • HP Photosmart A646 Compact Photo Printer
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  • Large touch screen, Lightweight and portable
  • Variety of photo sizes, Variety of editing options, Large touch screen, Good connectivity.
  • This printer is lightweight and features an extra large touchscreen.


  • No battery, Single ink cartridge good for 50 prints before replacing
  • Soso print quality, Slow print speed, High cost per print, No battery option, Glitchridden software

Expert reviews and ratings

By About.com on 80

The HP Photosmart A646 photo printer is a handy, compact printer that is easy to set up to print from Bluetooth. Its large touchscreen makes viewing and printing pictures easy, and it takes advantage of that large touchscreen by offering editing and...

By ConsumerSearch on

Reviewers say the chief advantage of the HP Photosmart A646 is its versatility. Unlike most compact photo printers, it can produce not only 4-by-6-inch snapshots but also 4-by-8's, 5-by-7's and 4-by-12 panoramas. It also offers a variety of...

By TopTenREVIEWS on 75

If you are looking to print more than one size with high-quality, the HP Photosmart A646 is worthy of your...

By PCWorld on 60

The wide variety of paper sizes and editing options available on the A646 may make up for a few other shortcomings....

By Computer Shopper on 62

Although the exterior and the case are cleverly designed, this snapshot printer offers no price or performance advantage over the competition....

By Macworld UK on 80

The HP Photosmart A646 compact photo printer offers a few surprising features for its mid-range price. Most snapshot printers take just one size of media, but the A646 accepts three: 4 x 6in (the size of our test photos), 4 x 12in (panoramic), and 5 x...

By SmartComputing on

With the proliferation of online and local photomats that make it easy to print your digital photos, buying a photo printer isn’t the no-brainer it used to be. It’s not always about the lowest cost per print anymore, it’s about convenience, control,...

By PC Mag on 70

The HP Photosmart A646 Compact Printer is a worthy successor to the Editors' Choice A636 in many ways, but it falters badly on ease of...

By Macworld on

Snapshot printers make for an attractive holiday present. Both Epson’s PictureMate Charm PM 225 and HP’s Photosmart A646 cost roughly the same, but which would better suit your needs? People who read this also read: Recent Digital Photo Posts Video:...

By Macworld on 60

Is the HP Photosmart A646 the snapshot printer for you? Weigh the trade-offs. It falls a little short on flesh tones and ink costs. On the other hand, it lets you print on more sizes of paper than the competition, and it offers lots of fun, on-board...

By TechSmart.co.za on

We’ve always enjoyed these little toaster size printers from HP. They’re easy to operate, can print from a wide array of sources, and are small and compact enough to easily pack away when not in use. The new Bluetooth-enabled A646 is no...

By Wired on 70

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International Review By Smartson on

HP Photosmart A646 är en smidig fotoskrivare utrustad med en pekskärm som förenklar både installation och bildredigering. God utskriftskvalitet men något hög...

International Review By Magnus.de on

Für Party-Bilder gut geeignet, aber kein Ersatz für einen konventionellen A4-Drucker, da die Dreifarbtechnik spätestens beim SW-Druck an ihre Grenzen...

International Review By Komputer for Alle on 70

Denne kompakte fotoprinter har funktioner en del ud over det sædvanlige. Der er indbygget læser til flere kort­typer, Bluetooth-forbindelse til mobiltelefoner og en berøringsfølsom skærm med tilhørende pen til at styre...