What Printers Use HP 96 Cartridges?

By Derek King

HP's 96 ink cartridge is compatible with many printers.
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HP printers use ink cartridges to produce documents and photographs. In the event that a cartridge needs to be changed, HP provides replacement black and color cartridges for purchase. These cartridges are numbered, in order to display the printers that are compatible with it. HP's 96 black inkjet cartridge is compatible with multiple printers in HP's Deskjet, Officejet and Photosmart lines.

HP Deskjet Series

The Deskjet Series is HP's signature line of inkjet printers. Most Deskjet printers are small to medium-sized and are used in households. Some large models are used in industrial settings as well. The Deskjet offers several models compatible with the HP 96 cartridge: Deskjet 5740, Deskjet 5740xi, Deskjet 5940, Deskjet 6520, Deskjet 6520xi, Deskjet 6540, Deskjet 6540dt, Deskjet 6540xi, Deskjet 6620, Deskjet 6620xi, Deskjet 6840, Deskjet 6840dt, Deskjet 6840xi, HP Deskjet 6940 Color Inkjet Printer, HP Deskjet 6940dt Color Inkjet Printer, HP Deskjet 6980 Color Inkjet Printer, HP Deskjet 6980dt Color Inkjet Printer, HP Deskjet 6988 Printer, HP Deskjet 6988dt Printer, Deskjet 9800 and Deskjet 9800d.

HP Officejet Series

The Officejet Series is HP's collection of printers designed for small businesses and home offices. Notable features in these printers include the ability to print, scan, fax and copy. Multiple computers can be connected to the printer using built in wireless connectivity. The HP 96 ink cartridge is compatible with many Officejet printers: Officejet 7210, Officejet 7210v, Officejet 7210xi, Officejet 7310, Officejet 7310xi, Officejet 7410 and Officejet 7410xi.

HP Photosmart Series

The Photosmart Series is HP's line of photo printers. Photosmart printers allow you to print colorful photos and image-rich documents. Some printers additionally feature copy, fax and scan modes. Most Photosmart printers allow you to print directly from a memory card. The 96 ink cartridge works with several Photosmart printers: HP Photosmart 2610 All-in-One, HP Photosmart 2610v All-in-One, HP Photosmart 2610xi All-in-One, HP Photosmart 2710 All-in-One, HP Photosmart 2710xi All-in-One, HP Photosmart 8049 Printer, Photosmart 8050, Photosmart 8150, Photosmart 8150v, Photosmart 8150xi, HP Photosmart Pro B8350 Printer, Photosmart 8450, Photosmart 8450xi and Photosmart 8750.