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Canon iB4020

81

Overall Score

81

Overall Score

Canon iB4020

$141.51
Our Verdict:
An affordable and award winning 600 x 1200 DPI inkjet printer, with good features and low running costs
87
Reviews
2 Reviews + 1 Award
96
Value for Money
Excellent
76
Features
Good Features
76
Running Costs
$0 Over 5 Years
81
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 5740

57

Overall Score

57

Overall Score

HP Officejet 5740

$142.99
$7.00
Our Verdict:
An economical to run and good spec 1200 x 1200 DPI inkjet printer, but representing only middle of the road value for money
60
Value for Money
Good
63
Features
Good Features
78
Running Costs
$0 Over 5 Years
57
Overall Score
Average
1200 X 1200 DPI Yes Inkjet 22ppm 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) 22ppm
Release Date Sep 2015
Canon iB4020

81

Overall Score

81

Overall Score

Canon iB4020

$141.51
Our Verdict:
An affordable and award winning 600 x 1200 DPI inkjet printer, with good features and low running costs
87
Reviews
2 Reviews + 1 Award
96
Value for Money
Excellent
76
Features
Good Features
76
Running Costs
$0 Over 5 Years
81
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 5740

57

Overall Score

57

Overall Score

HP Officejet 5740

$142.99
$7.00
Our Verdict:
An economical to run and good spec 1200 x 1200 DPI inkjet printer, but representing only middle of the road value for money
60
Value for Money
Good
63
Features
Good Features
78
Running Costs
$0 Over 5 Years
57
Overall Score
Average
1200 X 1200 DPI Yes Inkjet 22ppm 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) 22ppm
Release Date Sep 2015

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Canon iB4020 HP Officejet 5740
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Reasons For

Canon iB4020 HP Officejet 5740
3 Reasons For
Significantly Bigger Maximum Duty Cycle
The Canon iB4020 is a 30,000 pages per month max duty cycle inkjet printer, whereas the HP Officejet 5740 is only a 1,000 pages per month max duty cycle inkjet printer (29,000 pages per month smaller).

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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Bigger Standard Output Capacity
The Canon iB4020 is a 500 sheets standard output capacity inkjet printer. That's 475 sheets bigger than the HP Officejet 5740 (25 sheets).

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 86.3%, however HP has an average rating of 45.5%.
2 Reasons For
More Shops Are Selling it
A greater number of shops increases the chances of the product remaining in stock and also increases the price competition amongst retailers for this inkjet printer.
37% Cheaper to Run Over Five Years
Over five years the HP Officejet 5740 is $0 cheaper to run than the Canon iB4020.
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Reviews & Awards

Awards

Canon iB4020 HP Officejet 5740
1 Award
computershopper.com: Editor's Choice
No awards found

Average Expert Rating

Canon iB4020 HP Officejet 5740
Best
5 stars
0 reviews
4 stars
2 reviews
3 stars
0 reviews
2 stars
0 reviews
1 star
0 reviews
No reviews found

Average Brand Rating

Canon has a better average brand rating than HP. The average brand rating for Canon is 86.31% based on 3,680 reviews, where as the average brand rating for HP is 45.48% based on 588 reviews.
Canon iB4020 HP Officejet 5740
Canon

86

86

Based on 3,680 reviews
HP

45

45

Based on 588 reviews

Date Released

Canon iB4020 HP Officejet 5740
18 months old Best 27 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 5740
HP
Officejet 5740
0 trees 0.0012 tonnes CO2 (Best)

Specification

Printing

Canon iB4020 HP Officejet 5740
Time to First Page (colour, Normal) Unknown - Click to provide data 22s
Time to First Page (black, Normal) Unknown - Click to provide data 18s
Resolution Colour 600 DPI Unknown - Click to provide data
Print Speed (black, Normal Quality, A4/US Letter) Unknown - Click to provide data 22ppm

Print Technology

Canon iB4020 HP Officejet 5740
Duplex Print Options Unknown - Click to provide data
Maximum Duty Cycle 30,000 pages per month
BEST
1,000 pages per month

Memory

Canon iB4020 HP Officejet 5740
Internal Memory Unknown - Click to provide data 128MB

Input Capacity

Canon iB4020 HP Officejet 5740
Auto Document Feeder (ADF) Input Capacity Unknown - Click to provide data 25 sheets
Maximum Input Capacity Unknown - Click to provide data 125 sheets
Standard Input Capacity Unknown - Click to provide data 125 sheets

Output Capacity

Canon iB4020 HP Officejet 5740
Standard Output Capacity 500 sheets
BEST
25 sheets

Paper Handling

Canon iB4020 HP Officejet 5740
Maximum Print Size
216 x 356 mm (Legal)
 216 x 356 mm (Legal)
216 x 356 mm (Legal)
 216 x 356 mm (Legal)

Sound Emission

Canon iB4020 HP Officejet 5740
Noise Level 53dB 48dB
BEST

Weight & Dimensions

Canon iB4020 HP Officejet 5740
Weight 9.8kg 7.7kg
Height 292.1mm 193mm
Depth 459.7mm 410mm
Width 464.8mm 452mm

Power

Canon iB4020 HP Officejet 5740
Power Consumption (standby) 1W 5.25W
Typical Power Consumption 24W 15W

Operational Conditions

Canon iB4020 HP Officejet 5740
Operating Relative Humidity (H-H) Unknown - Click to provide data 15%
Operating Temperature (T-T) Unknown - Click to provide data 40°C

Media Formats

Canon iB4020 HP Officejet 5740
Standard Media Sizes Unknown - Click to provide data

System Requirements

Canon iB4020 HP Officejet 5740
Compatible Operating Systems Unknown - Click to provide data

Display

Canon iB4020 HP Officejet 5740
Display Diagonal Unknown - Click to provide data 2.65"

Media Weight

Canon iB4020 HP Officejet 5740
Recommended Media Weight Unknown - Click to provide data 75g/m²

Technical Details

Canon iB4020 HP Officejet 5740
Image Scaling/enlargement Range Unknown - Click to provide data
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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