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HP 56 Black Ink Cartridge (C6656AN)

HP 56 Black Ink Cartridge (C6656AN)

Item: 491208    Model: C6656AN#140

HP 56 Black Ink Cartridge (C6656AN)
4.5stars
( 2043 reviews)
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  • Yields up to 520 pages
  • Fade-resistant color provides superior results and brilliant, true-to-life images that last for generations
  • The unmatched reliability of original HP ink cartridges means consistent convenience and better value
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Specs
Supply TypeInkInkInk
Ink/Toner ColorBlackBlackBlack
Page Yield Per Package (Up to)5201,0402,080
Est. Cost per Page$0.050$0.045$0.043
Ink/Toner Pack Size1/Pack2/Pack4/Pack
Cartridge Yield TypeStandardStandardStandard
Wide Format CompatibilityNoNoNo
Ink/Toner Cartridge TypeOriginalOriginalOriginal
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    Price: $46.99
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HP 56 Black Ink Cartridge (C6656AN)
 
4.3

(based on 2057 reviews)

Ratings Distribution

  • 5 Stars

     

    (1063)

  • 4 Stars

     

    (673)

  • 3 Stars

     

    (210)

  • 2 Stars

     

    (56)

  • 1 Stars

     

    (55)

92%

of respondents would recommend this to a friend.

Pros

  • Clean replacement (1582)
  • Long cartridge life (1070)
  • Sharp tones & colors (1060)
  • Dries quickly (965)
  • Easy to replace (911)

Cons

  • Too expensive (499)
  • Short cartridge life (347)
  • Smears easily (42)
  • Dull tones & colors (23)
  • Pricey / poor value (18)

Best Uses

  • Everyday documents (1828)
  • Professional documents (692)
  • Graphics & charts (584)
  • Photos (485)
  • Greeting cards (17)
    • Reviewer Profile:
    • Frequent user (1433), Heavy duty user (317), Infrequent user (226), Budget shopper (5)
    • Primary use:
    • Personal (1510), Business (460)
    • Was this a gift?:
    • No (8)

Most Helpful Positive Review

 

Greatest Ink Cartridge of ALL TIME!!!!

This was just the most fantastic ink cartridge EVER. I'm so grateful that Staples is giving me the chance to review it and share my love of HP 56 (C6656AN) with the world!...Read complete review

This was just the most fantastic ink cartridge EVER. I'm so grateful that Staples is giving me the chance to review it and share my love of HP 56 (C6656AN) with the world! You must buy this ink cartridge. I don't care if you don't even have an HP printer - just buy one and admire the expensive rare black ink inside of a plastic container for the low, low price at Staples.

Someone at Staples must've gotten a promotion for thinking that I (the consumer) would be so excited about my ink cartridge purchase that I'd want to write a review and share it with my facebook friends - way to go summer social media intern - you were right! I do turn to my friends and ask them often: "How satisfied were you with your recent ink cartridge purchase at Staples? I know I have to buy the only ink cartridge that fits my printer, but I was hoping that you could offer your opinion."

Sadly, 1000 other people felt compelled to review an ink cartridge...but I bet none of them used the YouTube option! Did you really expect me to film a video about my ink cartridge review? Well guess what? I did.

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Most Helpful Negative Review

 

Get what you pay for

I threw my old printer J6490 in the garbage and hooked up the old reliable HP 1350 all-in-one which uses the 56 ink and is cheaper and works better than the other junk

I threw my old printer J6490 in the garbage and hooked up the old reliable HP 1350 all-in-one which uses the 56 ink and is cheaper and works better than the other junk

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5.0

HP56 Black Ink Cartridge

By Carol

from Riverbank

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Comments about HP 56 Black Ink Cartridge (C6656AN):

This is a good buy

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5.0

Can't Do Without It

By Georgia McGoldrick

from Lake Ozark, Missouri

Verified Buyer

Comments about HP 56 Black Ink Cartridge (C6656AN):

To be on the safe side, I always keep extra cartridges of both the black ink and the color ink on hand.
Great staff at the Staples store in Osage Beach, MO. Always helpful
and pleasant.

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5.0

HP 56 Black Ink Cartridge (C6656AN) by H

Comments about HP 56 Black Ink Cartridge (C6656AN):

We have been using our HP printer for over 10 years and this ink last much longer than the Epson which is required for a newer printer of only 2 years that we have. So we like having our old faithful and are glad we can go to the local Staples store in Greensboro to pick up this cartridge. The staff in the store are always friendly and anxious to help us find what we need. We also enjoy getting points for turning in the old ink cartridge when we purchase a new one. It is always fun to get a coupon in the mail to shop at our local Staples.

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4.0

HP 56 Black Ink Cartridge

By Clorox Wipes

from Fort Wayne, Indiana

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This customer has reached Intern level on the Staples.com Leaderboard

Comments about HP 56 Black Ink Cartridge (C6656AN):

This product was easy to find in the store and easy to install.

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5.0

oldie but goodie

By ex secretary

from Lincoln, CA

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This customer has reached Intern level on the Staples.com Leaderboard

Comments about HP 56 Black Ink Cartridge (C6656AN):

The ink cartridges for this old printer print a lot of copies. I've never had a failure of any kind. Some HP cartridges in the past had an expiration date on which they would stop working, no matter how much ink was left. The 56 and 57 do not do that. I hope none expire now, as we wasted a lot of money on ink cartridges for a different printer, and I wouldn't want anyone else to experience that. Really bad business on HP's part.

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HP 56/56/57 Black and Tricolor Ink Cartridges (CD944FN), Combo 3/Pack
Item: 677129
Model: CD944FN#140

HP 56/56/57 Black and Tricolor Ink Cartridges (CD944FN), Combo 3/Pack

Reviews for HP 56/56/57 Black and Tricolor Ink Cartridges (CD944FN), Combo 3/Pack
4.5stars
(895 reviews)
  • HP56 yields up to 520 pages per cartridge
    HP57 yields up to 500 pages
  • Multi pack! Save up to 10% when you buy combo pack instead of individual cartridges
  • Fade-resistant color provides superior results and brilliant, true-to-life images that last for generations

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Price: $82.99
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Item: 570638
Model: C9321FN#140

HP 56/57 Black and Tricolor Ink Cartridges (C9321BN), Combo 2/Pack

Reviews for HP 56/57 Black and Tricolor Ink Cartridges (C9321BN), Combo 2/Pack
4.5stars
(2899 reviews)
  • HP56 yields up to 520 pages
    HP57 yields up to 500 pages
    Supplier has indicated this item will be discontinued in the near future
  • Multi pack! Save up to 10% when you buy combo pack instead of individual cartridges
  • Fade-resistant color provides superior results and brilliant, true-to-life images that last for generations

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Price: $63.99
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HP 57 Tricolor Ink Cartridge (C6657AN)
Item: 474821
Model: C6657AN#140

HP 57 Tricolor Ink Cartridge (C6657AN)

Reviews for HP 57 Tricolor Ink Cartridge (C6657AN)
4.0stars
(739 reviews)
  • Yields up to 500 pages
  • Fade-resistant color provides superior results and brilliant, true-to-life images that last for generations
  • The unmatched reliability of original HP ink cartridges means consistent convenience and better value

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Price: $43.99
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HP 58 Photo Ink Cartridge (C6658AN)
Item: 491209
Model: C6658AN#140

HP 58 Photo Ink Cartridge (C6658AN)

Reviews for HP 58 Photo Ink Cartridge (C6658AN)
4.5stars
(254 reviews)
  • Yields up to 140 4" x 6" photos
  • Fade-resistant color provides superior results and brilliant, true-to-life images that last for generations
  • The unmatched reliability of original HP ink cartridges means consistent convenience and better value

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Price: $31.99
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HP 57 Tricolor Ink Cartridge w/ Photo Value Pack (Q7926AN)
Item: 610340
Model: Q7926AN#140

HP 57 Tricolor Ink Cartridge w/ Photo Value Pack (Q7926AN)

Reviews for HP 57 Tricolor Ink Cartridge w/ Photo Value Pack (Q7926AN)
4.5stars
(35 reviews)
  • Yields up to 100 4" x 6" photos
  • Fade-resistant color provides superior results and brilliant, true-to-life images that last for generations
  • The unmatched reliability of original HP ink cartridges means consistent convenience and better value

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Price: $32.99
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HP Multipurpose Paper, 8 1/2in. x 11in., Ream
Item: 814186
Model: HPM1120

HP Multipurpose Paper, 8 1/2in. x 11in., Ream

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4.5stars
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  • 20 lb.
  • 96 US / 107 Euro Bright
  • Featuring ColorLok™ technology for faster drying, bolder blacks and uniform vivid colors
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