AFAIK, the length of time that a print lasts is almost completely
dependant on the ink used. I don't know what the quality of HP ink is
like compared to others so I can't really comment. Although I did pull
out some 4 year old Lexmark prints from a cupboard the other day and
they haven't faded or discoloured (Possibly due to the darkness of a
It's possibly worth looking into the different inks available. I imagine
Google will have something to say on the matter.
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