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6.9 out of 10

HP Designjet Z3100

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Reviews and Problems with HP Designjet Z3100

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Overall 10
10

dave@midwestphotopro.com

Huge Pixels, Amazon
11 October 2011
  • Summary: HP service center called and worked with me for two weeks replacing parts and uploading software to fix my printer. Thanks Cesar from HP I'm spending another hour trying to load paper into my HP printer, every day it rejects the paper loaded. The process of reloading takes an hour because the printer continues to reject paper rolls. Sheet loaded media is worse. I can't believe HP would sell a product that doesn't work.
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Overall 10
10

Awesome Printer!

photoexplode, Ebay
18 June 2009
  • Summary: I just printed my first 24inch color print and am just thrilled at the results! Colors are dead on accurate, and the resolution is tight. Real easy to set up. Very heavy of course so you'll need two people to get out of crate. I'm a pro photographer and am very pleased with this printer. But it!! Doug W.
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Overall 10
10

HP Z3100 Designjet 24 inch Photo Printer

dcmartin250m, Ebay
1 February 2009
  • Summary: This printer is BIG! About 5 ft wide and the shipping package is 225 pounds. Unpacking and assembly is quite simple with very good instructions. The technology leapfrogs both Epson and Canon. It has a 12 ink system and like the Canon, does not require ink loss in changing between mat and gloss paper which is a serious problem with the Epson printers.
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Overall 8
8.0

So far this printer has met my expectati

Dan the copy man, B&H Photo
4 November 2008
  • Summary: So far this printer has met my expectations, and I am learning everyday. I like the output I have seen so-far.
  • Pros: Durable construction, Easy Setup, Fast Print Time
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Overall 10
10

Fabulous Color Rendition and Print Quality

Vincent Stanford, Amazon
15 May 2008
  • Summary: This printer makes the highest quality prints I have yet seen. The printer drivers installed on my Mac easily. The tech on the support line hemmed and hawed about hooking the printer up directly by USB and I had buffer overflows until I switched to Fast Ethernet. No problems since. The Luminous Landscapes site has a very good knowledge center for this printer and that is how I found out about the USB bug. If you get this printer you should check it out.
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Overall 2
2.0

Service Stinks

photobug, Amazon
13 February 2008
  • Summary: If you are looking for service on this printer, be prepared to suffer. Even with their promise of next day service, they will require you to go through hoops in attempting to resolve the proplem, even if it means staying on the phone for hours on end. And if you are not agile or well enough to do all they require, forget getting service since you will not be able to do all they want you to do - in fact you may make things worse. And they don't care.
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Overall 2
2.0

not accurate color - what happened to HP?

Design Maven, Amazon
21 August 2007
  • Summary: I bought this printer to replace a 10-year old HP DesignJet 5500 for color accurate wide format printing. The printer was purchased mainly to produce prints for design approval. Unfortunately, it is nowhere close to color accurate. At all. I purchased the extra eye-2-eye software package (an additional $1k), and installed it, repeatedly using every trick I could think of. I can't get prints even remotely close to color-accurate.
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