Canon MG2520 vs HP Officejet 5740
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Canon MG2520vsHP Officejet 5740

Canon MG2520

83

Overall Score

83

Overall Score

Canon MG2520

$29.39
$170.60
Our Verdict:
An excellent value for money and spectacularly economical to run colour printing inkjet, with very good features
96
Value for Money
Excellent
81
Features
Fully-Featured
96
Running Costs
$0 Over 5 Years
83
Overall Score
Excellent
Yes Inkjet Dec 2016
Colour Printing Print Technology Release Date
Colour Printing Yes
Print Technology Inkjet
Release Date Dec 2016
HP Officejet 5740

75

Overall Score

75

Overall Score

HP Officejet 5740

$139.99
$10.00
Our Verdict:
A good spec and very economical to run 1200 x 1200 DPI inkjet, with a cheap price
75
Value for Money
Very Good
79
Features
Good Features
88
Running Costs
$0 Over 5 Years
75
Overall Score
Very Good
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 MG2520

83

Overall Score

83

Overall Score

Canon MG2520

$29.39
$170.60
Our Verdict:
An excellent value for money and spectacularly economical to run colour printing inkjet, with very good features
96
Value for Money
Excellent
81
Features
Fully-Featured
96
Running Costs
$0 Over 5 Years
83
Overall Score
Excellent
Yes Inkjet Dec 2016
Colour Printing Print Technology Release Date
Colour Printing Yes
Print Technology Inkjet
Release Date Dec 2016
HP Officejet 5740

75

Overall Score

75

Overall Score

HP Officejet 5740

$139.99
$10.00
Our Verdict:
A good spec and very economical to run 1200 x 1200 DPI inkjet, with a cheap price
75
Value for Money
Very Good
79
Features
Good Features
88
Running Costs
$0 Over 5 Years
75
Overall Score
Very Good
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

Top Prices

Canon MG2520 HP Officejet 5740
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Reasons For

Canon MG2520 HP Officejet 5740
3 Reasons For
$111 Cheaper
The Canon MG2520 costs $29.39, whereas the HP Officejet 5740 is $139.99.
$0 Cheaper to Run Over Five Years
The Canon MG2520 is $0 cheaper to run than the HP Officejet 5740 over five years.
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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%.
1 Reason For
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.

Reviews & Awards

Awards

Canon MG2520 HP Officejet 5740
No awards found
1 Award
muycomputer.com: Recommended

Average Expert Rating

Canon MG2520 HP Officejet 5740
No reviews found
Best
5 stars
1 review
4 stars
5 reviews
3 stars
0 reviews
2 stars
1 review
1 star
0 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 MG2520 HP Officejet 5740
Canon

85

85

Based on 4,313 reviews
HP

59

59

Based on 684 reviews

Date Released

Canon MG2520 HP Officejet 5740
14 months old Best 29 months old

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 MG2520
Canon
MG2520
0 trees 0.00082 tonnes CO2 (Best)
HP Officejet 5740
HP
Officejet 5740
0 trees 0.0011 tonnes CO2

Specification

 
 
 
Printing Canon MG2520 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
Print Speed (black, Normal Quality, A4/US Letter) Unknown - Click to provide data 22ppm
 
 
 
Print Technology Canon MG2520 HP Officejet 5740
Duplex Print Options Unknown - Click to provide data
Maximum Duty Cycle Unknown - Click to provide data 1,000 Pages Per Month
 
 
 
Memory Canon MG2520 HP Officejet 5740
Internal Memory Unknown - Click to provide data 128MB
 
 
 
Input Capacity Canon MG2520 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 MG2520 HP Officejet 5740
Standard Output Capacity Unknown - Click to provide data 25 Sheets
 
 
 
Paper Handling Canon MG2520 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 MG2520 HP Officejet 5740
Noise Level Unknown - Click to provide data 48dB
 
 
 
Weight & Dimensions Canon MG2520 HP Officejet 5740
Weight Unknown - Click to provide data 7.7kg
Height Unknown - Click to provide data 193mm
Depth Unknown - Click to provide data 410mm
Width Unknown - Click to provide data 452mm
 
 
 
Power Canon MG2520 HP Officejet 5740
Power Consumption (standby) Unknown - Click to provide data 5.25W
Typical Power Consumption 11W 15W
 
 
 
Operational Conditions Canon MG2520 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 MG2520 HP Officejet 5740
Standard Media Sizes Unknown - Click to provide data
 
 
 
System Requirements Canon MG2520 HP Officejet 5740
Compatible Operating Systems Unknown - Click to provide data
 
 
 
Display Canon MG2520 HP Officejet 5740
Display Diagonal Unknown - Click to provide data 2.65"
 
 
 
Media Weight Canon MG2520 HP Officejet 5740
Recommended Media Weight Unknown - Click to provide data 75g/m²
 
 
 
Technical Details Canon MG2520 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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