HP OfficeJet 3830 Wireless/USB Color Inkjet All-In-One Printer


  • Print, copy, fax and scan from a single compact device and save space and time
  • Print directly from your smartphone or tablet for better productivity on the go
  • 35-page automatic document feeder to get more work done faster
  • Scan to different file formats, such as PDF, PNG, JPEG and GIF for added versatility
  • Optional quiet mode avoids disturbing colleagues
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Cartridges Compatible
HP 63 Black Ink Cartridge (Up to 190 pages)
HP 63 Tri-color Ink Cartridge (Up to 165 pages)
HP 63XL Black Ink Cartridge (Up to 480 pages)
HP 63XL Tri-color Ink Cartridge (Up to 330 pages)


Part Number
Recommended Use
MFC / All-In-One
5-in-1: Print, Copy, Scan, Fax & Web


Print Technology
HP Thermal Inkjet
Output Type
Black Print Speed
ISO: Up to 8.5 ppm
Draft: Up to 20 ppm
Color Print Speed
ISO: Up to 6 ppm
Draft: Up to 16 ppm
Black Print Quality
1200 x 1200 dpi
Color Print Quality
Up to 4800 x 1200 optimized dpi color (when printing from a computer on selected HP photo papers and 1200 input dpi)
Time To First Page (seconds)
Black: As fast as 14 seconds
Color: As fast as 17 seconds
Print Languages, std.
HP PCL 3 GUI; PCLm (HP Apps / UPD); URF (AirPrint)
Duplex printing
Manual (driver support provided)
Max. Duty Cycle
Duty Cycle: Monthly, letter: Up to 1000 pages
Recommended Monthly Page Volume: 100 to 250 pages


Copy speed, Black
ISO: Up to 7 cpm
Copy speed, Color
ISO: Up to 3.5 cpm
Max. Copy Speed
Black (ISO): Up to 7 cpm
Color (ISO): Up to 3.5 cpm
Copy Quality, Black
600 x 300 dpi
Copy Quality, Color
600 x 300 dpi
Max. Number of Copies
Up to 50 copies
Copy Reduction / Enlargement
25% – 400%
Copier Features
Copier Settings: Fit to page / Actual / Custom


Scan Resolution, Optical
Up to 1200 dpi
Scan Technology
24bit CIS
Scan Maximum Document Size
8.50″ x 11.69″
Scanner Features
Scanner Type: Flatbed, ADF
Scan File Format: pdf, bmp, jpg, gif, tif, tif, png
Scan Input Modes: Front-panel scan, copy, fax


Color Fax
Fax Transmission Speed (seconds per page)
Up to: 33.6 kbps
Letter: 4 secs per page
Fax Memory
Up to 99 pages (black and white), based on standard ITU-T test image #1 at standard resolution. More complicated pages or higher resolution will take longer and use more memory
Fax Features
Fax Resolution:
Black (best): Up to 300 x 300 dpi
Color (best): Photo – 203 x 196 (8-bit grayscale)
Black (standard): Standard – 203 x 98
Color (standard): 200 x 200Auto-Redialing: Yes
Fax Delayed Sending: Yes
Distinctive Ring Detection Supported: Yes
Fax Forwarding Supported: Yes
Junk Barrier Supported: Yes
PC Interface Supported: Yes
Telephone Handset Supported: Yes

Media Handling

Paper Trays, std.
Paper Trays, max.
Input Capacity, std.
Up to 60 pages standard; Up to 5 envelopes; Up to 20 pages; Up to 10 pages labels; Up to 60 pages legal
Output Capacity, std.
Up to 25 pages standard; Up to 5 envelopes; Up to 20 cards; Up to 10 pages labels; Up to 25 pages legal
Media Type
Plain paper, photo paper, brochure paper, envelopes and other specialty inkjet papers
Media sizes supported
Media Weight Supported:
Letter: 16.00 to 32.00 lbs.
HP envelopes: 20.00 to 24.00 lbs.
HP cards: up to 110.00 lbs.
HP 4.00″ x 6.00″ photo paper: up to 145.00 lbs.Media Sizes Supported:
Letter; legal; 4.00″ x 6.00″; 5.00″ x 7.00″; 8.00″ x 10.00″; No. 10 envelopesMedia Sizes Custom:
3.00″ x 5.00″ to 8.50″ x 14.00″


USB Ports
1 x Hi-Speed USB 2.0
Connectivity Technology
Built-in Wi-Fi 802.11b/g/n


Noise Level (Approx.)
Acoustic Power Emissions: 6.0 B(A)
Acoustic Pressure Emissions: 48 dB(A)
Memory, max.
512 MB DDR1, 128 MB Flash
Power Requirements
100 to 240 VAC (+/- 10%), 50/60 Hz (+/- 3 Hz)
Power Consumption
10 watts maximum, 0.1 watt (Off), 2.83 watts (Standby), 1.17 watts (Sleep)


Windows Compatible
Windows 10, 8.1, 8, 7
Macintosh Compatible
OS X v10.8 Mountain Lion, OS X v10.9 Mavericks, OS X v10.10 Yosemite
Cable Type
USB Cable(sold separately)
Mobile Printing Capability:
Features wireless direct and local Wi-Fi connectivity to enable mobile printing via Apple AirPrint as well as other solutions. Supports printing from most smartphones and tablets using these operating systems: Android, iOS, Blackberry, Symbian, Windows 8, Windows RT.


Affordable at-home printing with HP Instant Ink
Save up to 50% on ink ordered by your printer and delivered to your door. Full of value – print up to twice as many pages with Original HP high-yield ink cartridges. Get high-quality prints – time after time – with an all-in-one designed and built to be reliable.Print photos and documents for the same low price with HP Instant InkEasy mobile printing
Save up to 50% on Original HP ink – ordered by your printer, delivered to your door – and never run out. Connect your smartphone or tablet directly to your printer – and easily print without accessing a network. Manage printing tasks and scan on the go with the free HP All-in-One Printer Remote mobile app. Easily print from a variety of smartphones and tablets. Your pages come out great – even if you’re not thereEverything you need-right away
Take charge of your tasks and finish in less time with the easy-to-use 2.20″ (5.50 cm) display. Quickly fax, scan, and copy multipage documents with the 35-page automatic document feeder. No need to wait – start printing right away with easy setup. Automatically connect to your wireless network

Designed to fit your life
Save your space with a compact all-in-one designed to fit on your desk, on a shelf, or anywhere you need it. Print in any room you choose-without causing disruptions. Optional quiet mode helps keep noise to a minimum

Dimensions & Weight

216.92 mm x 450.09 mm x 363.98 mm
270.76 mm x 449.83 mm x 572.77 mm (with trays extended)
5.61 kg