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Canon MG2520vsHP Officejet 5740

Canon MG2520

70

Overall Score

70

Overall Score

Canon MG2520

$29.00
Our Verdict:
A very economical to run and cheap colour printing inkjet, with good features
86
Value for Money
Very Good
69
Features
Good Features
93
Running Costs
$0 Over 5 Years
70
Overall Score
Very Good
Yes Inkjet Dec 2016
Colour Printing Print Technology Release Date
Colour Printing Yes
Print Technology Inkjet
Release Date Dec 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 MG2520

70

Overall Score

70

Overall Score

Canon MG2520

$29.00
Our Verdict:
A very economical to run and cheap colour printing inkjet, with good features
86
Value for Money
Very Good
69
Features
Good Features
93
Running Costs
$0 Over 5 Years
70
Overall Score
Very Good
Yes Inkjet Dec 2016
Colour Printing Print Technology Release Date
Colour Printing Yes
Print Technology Inkjet
Release Date Dec 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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Reasons For

Canon MG2520 HP Officejet 5740
3 Reasons For
$114 Cheaper
The Canon MG2520 costs $29.00, whereas the HP Officejet 5740 is $142.99.
$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 86.3%, however HP has an average rating of 45.5%.
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.

Date Released

Canon MG2520 HP Officejet 5740
12 months old Best 27 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 0.00085 tonnes CO2 (Best)
HP Officejet 5740
HP
Officejet 5740
0 trees 0.0012 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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