HP and Samsung have announced a solution of the company American, designed so that users of the new smartphone Samsung Galaxy S4 (which hit the market at the end of April) to print directly to a printer of HP.
The great novelty of this solution is that you will not need of any installation or download of drivers, to be integrated into the device.
In addition, it will allow the Print Setup with different parameters such as printing two-sided, print color or black and white or the type of paper used.
The solution will be compatible with nearly 200 models of printers from HP and shall extend to models Samsung Galaxy S3 and Samsung Galaxy Note 2 at end of the year.
How HP Printer will connect with the Samsung Galaxy S4
The performance of this solution is simple. Integrates directly into the device, so that the user does not have to perform any configuration or drivers download for use. There are two ways to print to a HP printing equipment. On the one hand, if the Samsung Galaxy S4 and printer share the same WiFi network.
In this case the connection is made automatically. Secondly, in the event that they do not share the same WiFi network, users can print directly via Wireless Direct Printing technology. This form of printing is done using the WiFi connection of two devices, without the necessary equipment to make the connection through an external network.
At the time of print, we can configure aspects such as printing one or double-sided, color settings, horizontal or vertical orientation or the type of paper we are going to use.
HP and the Samsung Galaxy S4
HP has worked to ensure the functionality of this tool, about 200 models of the company, both as a laser inkjet-compatible. In addition to the Samsung Galaxy S4, both Samsung Galaxy S3 and the Samsung Galaxy Note 2 receive this solution through a firmware upgrade, but in this case will have to wait until the end of the year to take advantage of this new tool.
It should take into account the most recent HP printers to integrate technology ePrint to print remotely from anywhere.
This technology works by associating a mail account with HP equipment. For printing, just the user to attach a document or picture in an email sent to this address.
The Samsung Galaxy S4 is one of the most eagerly awaited handsets of the season, and a serious rival to tear out the top of the market to the iPhone if it maintains the growth that have shown the previous versions of the Samsung Galaxy S of the Korean company.
We find some of the keys to this terminal on your big screen 5 inch and Full HD resolution, its eight-core processor or the 13 megapixel camera. In addition, Samsung wanted to differentiate it from other computers with Android with the addition of numerous software upgrades, such as the ability to move the screen staring at the time of browsing or reading a document.
We have to wait until the end of April so that it reaches the market.