Ever encounter a low ink scenario in your printer when you’re printing vital paperwork? Properly, I’ve, and it’s at all times a problem to purchase new ink cartridges. In case you are utilizing an HP printer, you may be capable of resolve this drawback.

HP is lastly introducing HP Prompt Ink in Singapore. It’s an ink cartridge subscription service for dwelling printing. It’s obtainable in different international locations and now, it’s lastly right here in Singapore.

Primarily based on the information, an individual can save as much as 50% on ink with these subscriptions. And in the event you join now, you’re going to get a free 3 months trial of as much as 1,500 pages/month once you purchase an eligible printer, obtainable for a restricted time solely.

The bottom value of the subscription is simply S$1.90 per 30 days. Beforehand, I went to a printing store simply to get just a few pages of paperwork printed, and every web page prices S$1.50. There could be cheaper ones round however that is the value I paid.

There are different explanation why any individuals may need to join a subscription service for the house. Listed here are a few of them (from HP Factsheet).

By no means run out of ink or toner:

  • Subscribe and save as much as 50% on Unique HP Ink
  • Obtain three free months of Prompt Ink until promotion lasts
  • Earlier than ink runs low, Prompt Ink mechanically ships new ink cartridges to the doorsteps of subscribers

Designed with the Planet in Thoughts:

  • Return used cartridges utilizing the postage-paid recycling envelopes included within the field at no extra value
  • As subscribers can match a number of cartridges within the recycling envelope, not all replenishment packages will embody one
  • As a part of HP’s Planet Companions, HP repurposes used ink cartridges to create new ones, selling closed loop cartridge recycling

HP is aware of that one dimension doesn’t match all. Due to this fact, the Prompt Ink subscription is predicated in your utilization. Whether or not you’re a mild or heavy consumer, there’s a plan for everybody. Take a look at the subscription price under.

Totally different Varieties of Subscriptions

  • Prompt Ink subscriptions begin from $1.90 per 30 days
  • Plans are based mostly on the variety of pages printed every month and applies throughout all printer fashions
  • Modifications or cancellations may be made at any level of time
  • Under is an inventory of subscription plans and corresponding month-to-month payment:
Month-to-month payment Pages per 30 days Rollover pages per 30 days  Extra pages per 30 days
$1.90 10 30 Every extra set of 10 pages for simply $1.50  
$5.90 50 As much as 150
$8.90 100 As much as 300
$17.90 300 As much as 900
$36.90 700 As much as 2100 Every extra set of 15 pages for simply $1.50

The way it works

  • Register and choose a plan
    • Plan a plan based mostly on how a lot you print, not how a lot ink you utilize.
  • HP ship ink
    • You’ll obtain ink when your printer runs low, not essentially each month.
  • Print all the things you need
    • Each web page prices the identical, so you possibly can print excessive decision images for a similar value as black and colour paperwork. Unused pages rollover (max 3 occasions) and you’ll add additional pages to your plan (at a value).
  • Return the cartridges without spending a dime
    • Ship your empty cartridges again with the pay as you go recucling service included.
  • Change or cancel any time
    • Print much less or extra? Take an in depth have a look at your printing conduct within the app and alter your plan at any time with one faucet.

And if you’re , do try the Press Launch for extra info.

HP launches Prompt Ink – Singapore’s first-ever ink subscription service

Prompt Ink makes printing extra handy, cost-effective, and sustainable than ever. Trouble-free ink supply to your door means no extra “inkmergencies”

Information Highlights

  • With Prompt Ink, customers mechanically obtain new ink cartridges delivered to their doorstep when their printers run low on ink
  • Subscribers will obtain a free three-month trial of as much as 1,500 pages/month once they purchase an eligible printer,[i] obtainable just for a restricted interval[ii]
  • Subscribers can save as much as 50 per cent on ink[iii] with plans beginning at $1.90/month
  • Prompt Ink makes use of Unique HP Cartridges, permitting subscribers to turn into a part of its closed-loop cartridge recycling course of[iv]

SINGAPORE – 3 March 2022 – HP Inc. at the moment introduced the launch of Prompt Ink, Singapore’s first ink cartridge subscription service for dwelling printing. To deal with rising shopper wants in at the moment’s hybrid world, HP’s Prompt Ink unlocks new alternatives for hybrid work and home-based studying.

Vivian Chua, Singapore Managing Director, HP Inc. mentioned, “We’re printing greater than ever as extra individuals depend on hybrid working and home-based studying. Not solely will we see a surge in demand for printers, however current house owners are additionally utilizing their printers extra. Subscribers won’t have to fret about ‘inkmergencies’ – Prompt Ink delivers new ink cartridges earlier than they ever run out. I’m excited for print customers to expertise the liberty, flexibility and comfort of utilizing Prompt Ink.”

Print issues greater than ever when studying in a hybrid world

Research present that college students of all ages are higher in a position to retain and take in info when studying from paper in comparison with once they work on screens solely.[v] There’s additionally a robust correlation between print and enhanced cognitive improvement throughout totally different studying levels in life.[vi] At dwelling, the place distractions are considerable, printed supplies assist youngsters focus and be taught higher. Mixed with digital and on-screen instruments, mother and father can be sure that their youngsters are getting probably the most out of the hybrid studying expertise.

Dr. Vivien Yang, Director and Principal Psychologist, Bloom Youngster Psychology, mentioned, “Hybrid studying is a chance for folks to think about totally different studying choices. Print-based studying can enhance youngsters’s skill to replicate, take in and recall. Print supplies have additionally been confirmed to drive increased engagement between learners and topics. Dad and mom can think about using print-based studying supplies, video games and actions to counterpoint and complement their youngsters’s studying journey.”

By means of Prompt Ink, subscribers save as much as 50 per cent on ink and have extra peace of thoughts with:

  • The associated fee effectiveness and comfort of HP ink cartridges delivered straight to their door – earlier than they run out, and solely once they want it. Ink cartridges, delivery and recycling are included within the low month-to-month subscription
  • Unique HP ink cartridges, that are water-based for odorless, low-emission printing[vii] and designed for reliability and consistency
  • A brand new, seamless recycling program[viii] that lets customers return used cartridges by way of publish – making it simpler than ever to make sure e-waste makes it into the recycling ecosystem
  • HP Sensible App,[ix] a safe cellular utility obtainable on Google Play and App Retailer, which enhances the printing expertise by providing customers the flexibleness to print, scan and share paperwork to their printers anytime, wherever

With no annual payment or lock-in contract,[x] subscribers can choose from a wide range of plans and alter their subscription plans anytime as their wants evolve. For a restricted time frame, subscribers are provided a free three-month trial once they purchase a brand new eligible printer.

Designed with the planet in thoughts

With greater than 10 million subscribers worldwide, Prompt Ink will not be solely good for subscribers, but in addition good for the planet. So far, greater than 875 million[xi] Unique HP ink and toner cartridges have been recycled by clients with HP Planet Companions.[xii] These cartridges require much less packaging and transport, and customers can return their cartridges by way of pay as you go envelopes and be a part of HP’s closed-loop cartridge recycling course of.

Additionally, as customers do not need to depart their dwelling to amass the ink, the carbon footprint for ink buy and disposal may be diminished by as much as 84 per cent.[xiii] Please go to www.hp.com.sg/instantink for extra particulars

Pricing and availability

  • 10 pages/month – $1.90
  • 50 pages/month – $5.90
  • 100 pages/month – $8.90
  • 300 pages/month – $17.90
  • 700 pages/month – $36.90

About HP

HP Inc. is a expertise firm that believes one considerate thought has the facility to alter the world. Its product and repair portfolio of non-public techniques, printers, and 3D printing options helps deliver these concepts to life. Go to http://www.hp.com.

[i] View eligible printers right here

[ii] HP Prompt Ink join required. Prompt Ink not obtainable in all international locations. Use of in-box ink cartridge is included in interval of supply. Topic to a month-to-month web page restrict of 1,500. If no fee technique equipped, Prompt Ink subscription cartridges will not work at month-to-month web page restrict or at finish of trial. If bank card is given, buyer can be charged for any overage charges and relevant taxes on the finish of every month within the promotional interval. Except service is cancelled throughout the promotional interval on-line at hpinstantink.com, a month-to-month service payment, based mostly on the plan chosen, plus tax and overage charges can be charged to your credit score/debit card. Should full HP Prompt Ink signup inside 7 days of establishing the printer with the HP-recommended setup course of as indicated within the directions that got here together with your printer. One supply redeemable per printer. Free months supply with HP Prompt Ink topic to alter after 12.31.2023. Provide can’t be redeemed for money. Setup Provide could also be mixed with different gives; see phrases and circumstances of the opposite supply for extra particulars. Requires an e mail handle and Web connection to printer. See extra supply info obtainable throughout on-line signup course of. For service particulars, see hpinstantink.com.

[iii] Primarily based on month-to-month subscription value of HP Prompt Ink 700-page plans with out buy of extra units of pages in comparison with value per web page to print ISO/IEC 24711 pages on most in-class, conventional A4 color inkjet cartridge printers and MFPs utilizing authentic customary capability cartridges priced <$399 USD Colour Inkjet MFPs and Colour Inkjet printers. Sale costs not thought of for this research. HP Ink Benefit printers excluded as a result of non-standard {hardware} and provides mannequin. Keypoint Intelligence April 2021 research commissioned by HP, based mostly on publicly obtainable info as of March 1, 2021. Printers chosen by market share in IDC Quarterly Hardcopy Peripherals Tracker – Ultimate Historic This fall 2020. For particulars, please see www.keypointintelligence.com/HPInstantInk.

[iv] 82% of Unique HP ink cartridges include between 45-70% recycled plastic. 100% of Unique HP toner cartridges include between 5-45% post-consumer or post-industrial recycled content material. Doesn’t embody toner bottles, ink bottles, and different merchandise not listed. See www.hp.com/go/recycledcontent for listing.

[v]Jill Barshay, “Proof will increase for studying on paper as a substitute of screens”, The Hechinger Report, Aug 2019.

[vi] Ferris Jabr, “The Studying Mind within the Digital Age: The Science of Paper versus Screens” Scientific American, 2013

[vii] As much as A3+ web page dimension HP printing techniques meet Blue Angel DE-UZ 205 sec. 3.3 emissions restrict or earlier BA variations relevant when printing system launched. An HP printing system consists of HP printer, HP paper and Unique HP provide. See right here:

[viii] Program availability varies. Unique HP cartridge return and recycling is at present obtainable in additional than 60 international locations, territories and areas in Asia, Africa, Europe, and North and South America by means of the HP Planet Companions program. Program availability varies. For particulars, see hp.com/recycle.

[ix] Requires the HP Sensible app obtain. For particulars on native printing necessities see www.hp.com/go/mobileprinting. Sure options/software program can be found in English language solely, and differ between desktop and cellular functions. Subscription could also be required. Subscription will not be obtainable in all international locations. See particulars at www.hpinstantink.com. Web entry required and have to be bought individually. HP account required for full performance. Checklist of supported working techniques obtainable in app shops. Fax capabilities are for sending a fax solely. After 24 months, month-to-month payment applies to proceed superior options with HP Sensible Advance. HP Sensible Advance will not be obtainable in all international locations. For extra info, see www.hpsmart.com.

[x] Change or cancel your plan at any time on-line. If you happen to determine to cancel your HP Prompt Ink plan you possibly can return to utilizing HP authentic Customary or XL cartridges. Plan upgrades are efficient instantly and the fees can be utilized retrospectively or within the subsequent billing cycle, relying on consumer alternative. Plan downgrades and cancellations are efficient after the final day of the present billing interval. For full particulars go to instantink.hpconnected.com/phrases.

[xi] The sustainable choice: www.hp.com/go/sustainableimpact

[xii] Program availability varies. Unique HP cartridge return and recycling is at present obtainable in additional than 60 international locations, territories and areas in Asia, Africa, Europe, and North and South America by means of the HP Planet Companions program. Program availability varies. For particulars, see hp.com/recycle.

[xiii] In contrast with non-subscription buy of the identical HP Ink cartridges. Primarily based on a 2017 life cycle evaluation (LCA) carried out by 4 Components Consulting and commissioned by HP. Evaluation consists of the CO2 equal related to buyer journeys to buy ink cartridges at a retail retailer versus delivering on to a buyer’s home, and it consists of recycling empty ink cartridges versus throwing them away. Knowledge and assumptions drawn from six years of buyer information in the US. Reductions in supplies consumption, carbon footprint, power use, and water utilization are common values.