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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
( 2063 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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  • Reviews
  • HP 56 Black Ink Cartridge (C6656AN)
    4.5stars
    (2063reviews)
  • HP 56 Black Ink Cartridges (C9319BN), Twin Pack
    4.5stars
    (1605reviews)
Specs
Supply TypeInkInk
Ink/Toner ColorBlackBlack
Page Yield Per Package (Up to)5201,040
Est. Cost per Page$0.056$0.050
Ink/Toner Pack Size1/Pack2/Pack
Cartridge Yield TypeStandardStandard
Wide Format CompatibilityNoNo
Ink/Toner Cartridge TypeOriginalOriginal

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HP 56 Black Ink Cartridge (C6656AN)
 
4.3

(based on 2063 reviews)

Ratings Distribution

  • 5 Stars

     

    (1066)

  • 4 Stars

     

    (674)

  • 3 Stars

     

    (211)

  • 2 Stars

     

    (57)

  • 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

Phoebe Kelleher

By HP Ink cartridge

from Boyertown, PA

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

Comments about HP 56 Black Ink Cartridge (C6656AN):

I have an HP printer and I use more black ink than colored. The cartridges are easy and clean to install. I am not very good at computers, so the easier, the better for me. The only thing that would make it better is if it were in packages of 2 cartridges.

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5.0

HP Ink Cartridge

By Marte

from Newark

Verified Buyer

Comments about HP 56 Black Ink Cartridge (C6656AN):

Happy with my purchase, prints clear readable copies.

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4.0

Hp ink

By lvcec

from oakland

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

Comments about HP 56 Black Ink Cartridge (C6656AN):

I am glad they still make ink. My printer is still working 5 years later and I appreciate being able to get new ink cartridges versus re filling.

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5.0

HP 56

By Helen Corbo

from Palm Coast, FL

Verified Buyer

Comments about HP 56 Black Ink Cartridge (C6656AN):

I have used this cartridge for many years and have never been disappointed with its performance. The ink is consistent and has never smeared.

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5.0

HP56 Black Ink Cartridge

By Carol

from Riverbank

Verified Buyer

Comments about HP 56 Black Ink Cartridge (C6656AN):

This is a good buy

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Item: 677129
Model: CD944FN#140

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  • Fade-resistant color provides superior results and brilliant, true-to-life images that last for generations
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