Emma Okonji

Hewlett Packard (HP) has launched its new pocket-sized photo printer that instantly prints 5 x 7.6 cm sticky-back photos from the smartphone.

Designed to bring back the fun of printed photos, HP said the launch of the HP Sprocket Photo Printer, would further boost customer experience.

Great imagery doesn’t just have to live online, this pocket-size printer allows users to print photos from a smartphone or tablet virtually anywhere, the company said, adding that HP Sprocket, is now available at a recommended retail price of N45,999.00

The Print Category Manager, Central Africa for HP, Allison Alassan, said: “HP Sprocket is portable and small enough to fit in a pocket. The 5 x 7.6 cm snaps are instantly shareable, colourful and can even be personalised with filters, frames, emojis, text and more.”

He said some of the great features include: The HP Sprocket App, free on iOS and Android, which allows users to easily customise their favourite smartphone and social media photos with colourful frames, text, stickers, filters and more; Sprocket brings favourite memories to life with vibrant 5 x 7.6 cmsmudge-proof, water-resistant and tear-resistant photos to share, or peel-and-stick to decorate bedroom walls, backpacks or create collages and art projects; The portable printer that goes virtually anywhere, and with Bluetooth connectivity, users and all their friends can connect to Sprocket with via their smartphones and tablets and print and share the best photos of the day.

Sprocket is available in white with rose gold accents, and black with silver accents, and comes with a 10-pack of HP ZINK Photo Paper and Packs of HP ZINK Photo Paper contains 20 sheets per pack.