Canon iB4020 vs HP OfficeJet 3830
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Canon IB4020vsHP OfficeJet 3830

Canon iB4020

85

Overall Score

85

Overall Score

Canon iB4020

$99.99
$41.52
Our Verdict:
An award winning and low cost 600 x 1200 DPI inkjet, with very low running costs and very good features
90
Reviews
2 Reviews + 1 Award
97
Value for Money
Excellent
82
Features
Fully-Featured
81
Running Costs
$0 Over 5 Years
85
Overall Score
Excellent
600 X 1200 DPI Yes Inkjet 500 Sheets Jun 2016
Maximum Resolution Colour Printing Print Technology Standard Output Capacity Release Date
Maximum Resolution 600 X 1200 DPI
Colour Printing Yes
Print Technology Inkjet
Standard Output Capacity 500 Sheets
Release Date Jun 2016
HP OfficeJet 3830

84

Overall Score

84

Overall Score

HP OfficeJet 3830

$36.00
$13.99
Our Verdict:
An spectacularly economical to run and astoundingly cheap 1200 x 1200 DPI inkjet, with great features
98
Value for Money
Excellent
82
Features
Fully-Featured
97
Running Costs
$0 Over 5 Years
84
Overall Score
Excellent
1200 X 1200 DPI Yes Inkjet 8.5ppm Sep 2015
Maximum Resolution Colour Printing Print Technology Print Speed (black, Normal Quality, A4/US Letter) Release Date
Maximum Resolution 1200 X 1200 DPI
Colour Printing Yes
Print Technology Inkjet
Print Speed (black, Normal Quality, A4/US Letter) 8.5ppm
Release Date Sep 2015
Canon iB4020

85

Overall Score

85

Overall Score

Canon iB4020

$99.99
$41.52
Our Verdict:
An award winning and low cost 600 x 1200 DPI inkjet, with very low running costs and very good features
90
Reviews
2 Reviews + 1 Award
97
Value for Money
Excellent
82
Features
Fully-Featured
81
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$0 Over 5 Years
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Excellent
600 X 1200 DPI Yes Inkjet 500 Sheets Jun 2016
Maximum Resolution Colour Printing Print Technology Standard Output Capacity Release Date
Maximum Resolution 600 X 1200 DPI
Colour Printing Yes
Print Technology Inkjet
Standard Output Capacity 500 Sheets
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HP OfficeJet 3830

84

Overall Score

84

Overall Score

HP OfficeJet 3830

$36.00
$13.99
Our Verdict:
An spectacularly economical to run and astoundingly cheap 1200 x 1200 DPI inkjet, with great features
98
Value for Money
Excellent
82
Features
Fully-Featured
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$0 Over 5 Years
84
Overall Score
Excellent
1200 X 1200 DPI Yes Inkjet 8.5ppm Sep 2015
Maximum Resolution Colour Printing Print Technology Print Speed (black, Normal Quality, A4/US Letter) Release Date
Maximum Resolution 1200 X 1200 DPI
Colour Printing Yes
Print Technology Inkjet
Print Speed (black, Normal Quality, A4/US Letter) 8.5ppm
Release Date Sep 2015

Top Prices

Canon iB4020 HP OfficeJet 3830
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HP OfficeJet 3830 All-In-One Inkjet Printer (Brand new, unopened)
$36.00
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$42.49
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$55.00
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HP OfficeJet 3830 Wireless All-in-One Photo Printer, Scan, Copy, Fax (Brand new, unopened)
$59.99
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HP OfficeJet 3830 All-In-One Inkjet Printer, Copier, Scanner,fax Wireless - New (Brand new, unopened)
$59.99
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HP OfficeJet 3830 All-In-One Inkjet Printer (Brand new, unopened)
$60.00
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HP OfficeJet 3830 All-In-One Inkjet Printer, Copier, Scanner,fax Wireless K7V40A (Brand new, unopened)
$65.88
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HP OfficeJet 3830 All-in-One Inkjet Printer, Scanner, Wireless, Color (Brand new, unopened)
$69.99
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HP OfficeJet 3830 All-In-One Inkjet Printer, Copier, Scanner,fax Wireless (Brand new, unopened)
$69.99
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HP OfficeJet 3830 All-in-One Inkjet Printer (Brand new, unopened)
$79.95
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HP Officejet 3830 All-in-One Inkjet Printer/Copier/Scanner/Fax Machine, New (Brand new, unopened)
$111.99
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HP OfficeJet 3830 4-in-1 Wireless Inkjet Printer+FAX+ADF+Mobile Print+AirPrint (Brand new, unopened) - on
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HP OfficeJet 3830 All-in-One Wireless Color Thermal Inkjet Printer, 8.5ppm Black/6ppm Color, 1200x1200dpi, 60 Sheet Input Tray, Wi-Fi, USB 2.0, Apple AirPrint - Print, Copy, Scan, Fax
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$79.99
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HP OfficeJet 3830 All-in-One Color Printer, Scanner, Copier, Fax, USB 2.0, WiFi (Brand new, unopened) - on
$119.99
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Reasons For

Canon iB4020 HP OfficeJet 3830
3 Reasons For
Bigger Maximum Duty Cycle
The Canon iB4020 is a 30,000 pages per month max duty cycle inkjet printer. That's 29,000 pages per month bigger than the HP OfficeJet 3830 (1,000 pages per month).

This denotes the maximum amount of prints that the printer can generate per month.

A larger duty cycle means that the printer can work harder, and is less likely to generate faults due to overuse.

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475 Sheets Bigger Standard Output Capacity
The Canon iB4020 has a standard output capacity of 500 sheets, whereas the HP OfficeJet 3830 is only a 25 sheets standard output capacity inkjet printer (475 sheets smaller).

This indicates how many printed sheets of paper the output tray of the printer can hold before it starts to overflow.

A bigger output capacity means that the printer can print more/bigger jobs at once, and won't need to be looked after or the paper collected mid-job.

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Better Brand
Canon inkjet printers have an average rating of 85.5%, however HP has an average rating of 59.4%.
4 Reasons For
$64 Cheaper
The HP OfficeJet 3830 is $63.99 cheaper than the Canon iB4020.
More Shops Are Selling it
A greater number of stores increases the price competition amongst retailers for this inkjet printer and also increases the chances of the product remaining in stock.
Cheaper to Run by $0 Over Five Years
The HP OfficeJet 3830 only costs $0 to run over five years however the Canon iB4020 costs $0 to run (138% more).
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Expert Reviews Are Slightly Better
The average expert review score of the HP OfficeJet 3830 is 82% based on 4 reviews, whereas the average rating of the Canon iB4020 is 80% (based on 2 reviews).

Reviews & Awards

Awards

Canon iB4020 HP OfficeJet 3830
1 Award
computershopper.com: Editor's Choice
No awards found

Average Expert Rating

The HP OfficeJet 3830 has better expert reviews than the Canon iB4020. The average expert reviews score for the HP OfficeJet 3830 is 82% based on 4 reviews, where as the average score for the Canon iB4020 is 80% based on 2 reviews.
Canon iB4020 HP OfficeJet 3830
5 stars
0 reviews
4 stars
2 reviews
3 stars
0 reviews
2 stars
0 reviews
1 star
0 reviews
Best
5 stars
1 review
4 stars
1 review
3 stars
0 reviews
2 stars
0 reviews
1 star
0 reviews

Average User Rating

Canon iB4020 HP OfficeJet 3830
No reviews found
Best
5 stars
252 reviews
4 stars
70 reviews
3 stars
11 reviews
2 stars
2 reviews
1 star
7 reviews

Average Brand Rating

Canon has a better average brand rating than HP. The average brand rating for Canon is 85.47% based on 4,313 reviews, where as the average brand rating for HP is 59.35% based on 684 reviews.
Canon iB4020 HP OfficeJet 3830
Canon

85

85

Based on 4,313 reviews
HP

59

59

Based on 684 reviews

Date Released

Canon iB4020 HP OfficeJet 3830
20 months old Best 29 months old

Key Features

Standard Output Capacity

This indicates how many printed sheets of paper the output tray of the printer can hold before it starts to overflow.

A bigger output capacity means that the printer can print more/bigger jobs at once, and won't need to be looked after or the paper collected mid-job.

Energy Efficiency

Running Costs Over 5 Years

Inkjet printer running costs calculated based on an average of 20 minutes of use per week. The running cost comprises the electricity cost when using the inkjet printer and the electricity standby cost. Compare all energy saving inkjet printers.

Environmental Impact

We have calculated the amount of CO2 that will be generated by running each of these inkjet printers for 5 years. We have then converted that into the number of tree seedlings that you would need to plant and grow for 10 years in order to offset that amount of CO2.
Canon iB4020
Canon
iB4020
0 trees 0.0018 tonnes CO2
HP OfficeJet 3830
HP
OfficeJet 3830
0 trees 0.00076 tonnes CO2 (Best)

Specification

 
 
 
Printing Canon iB4020 HP OfficeJet 3830
Time to First Page (colour, Normal) Unknown - Click to provide data 17s
Time to First Page (black, Normal) Unknown - Click to provide data 14s
Resolution Colour 600 DPI Unknown - Click to provide data
Print Speed (black, Normal Quality, A4/US Letter) Unknown - Click to provide data 8.5ppm
 
 
 
Print Technology Canon iB4020 HP OfficeJet 3830
Maximum Duty Cycle 30,000 Pages Per Month
BEST
1,000 Pages Per Month
 
 
 
Memory Canon iB4020 HP OfficeJet 3830
Maximum Internal Memory Unknown - Click to provide data 512MB
Internal Memory Unknown - Click to provide data 512MB
 
 
 
Input Capacity Canon iB4020 HP OfficeJet 3830
Auto Document Feeder (ADF) Input Capacity Unknown - Click to provide data 35 Sheets
Standard Input Capacity Unknown - Click to provide data 60 Sheets
 
 
 
Output Capacity Canon iB4020 HP OfficeJet 3830
Standard Output Capacity 500 Sheets
BEST
25 Sheets
 
 
 
Paper Handling Canon iB4020 HP OfficeJet 3830
Maximum Print Size
210 x 297 mm (A4)
 210 x 297 mm (A4)
210 x 297 mm (A4)
 210 x 297 mm (A4)
 
 
 
Sound Emission Canon iB4020 HP OfficeJet 3830
Noise Level 53dB 48dB
BEST
 
 
 
Weight & Dimensions Canon iB4020 HP OfficeJet 3830
Weight 9.8kg 5.6kg
Height 292.1mm 224.4mm
Depth 459.7mm 364mm
Width 464.8mm 450mm
 
 
 
Power Canon iB4020 HP OfficeJet 3830
Power Consumption (standby) 1W 2.83W
Typical Power Consumption 24W 10W
 
 
 
Operational Conditions Canon iB4020 HP OfficeJet 3830
Operating Relative Humidity (H-H) Unknown - Click to provide data 20%
Operating Temperature (T-T) Unknown - Click to provide data 40°C
 
 
 
Media Formats Canon iB4020 HP OfficeJet 3830
Standard Media Sizes Unknown - Click to provide data
 
 
 
System Requirements Canon iB4020 HP OfficeJet 3830
Compatible Operating Systems Unknown - Click to provide data
 
 
 
Display Canon iB4020 HP OfficeJet 3830
Display Diagonal Unknown - Click to provide data 2.2"
 
 
 
Media Weight Canon iB4020 HP OfficeJet 3830
Recommended Media Weight Unknown - Click to provide data 60g/m²
 
 
 
Technical Details Canon iB4020 HP OfficeJet 3830
Fax Resolution Fine Mode (colour) Unknown - Click to provide data
Service & Support Unknown - Click to provide data
Type Unknown - Click to provide data
Interface Unknown - Click to provide data
Copy Resolution (black Text) Unknown - Click to provide data
Media Types Supported Unknown - Click to provide data
Colour Depth Unknown - Click to provide data
Copy Speed (normal Quality, Black, A4) Unknown - Click to provide data
Compliance Industry Standards Unknown - Click to provide data
Bundled Software Unknown - Click to provide data

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