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Canon MG2520 vs HP Officejet Pro 8720
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Canon MG2520vsHP Officejet Pro 8720

Canon MG2520

76

Overall Score

76

Overall Score

Canon MG2520

$29.99
$23.96
Our Verdict:
A fully featured but only moderate value for money colour printing inkjet printer
65
Value for Money
Good
82
Features
Fully-Featured
76
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 Pro 8720

81

Overall Score

81

Overall Score
Our Verdict:
An award winning and fully featured 1200 x 1200 DPI inkjet
94
Reviews
68 Reviews + 2 Awards
69
Value for Money
Good
84
Features
Fully-Featured
81
Overall Score
Excellent
1200 X 1200 DPI Yes Inkjet 37ppm 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) 37ppm
Release Date Sep 2015
Canon MG2520

76

Overall Score

76

Overall Score

Canon MG2520

$29.99
$23.96
Our Verdict:
A fully featured but only moderate value for money colour printing inkjet printer
65
Value for Money
Good
82
Features
Fully-Featured
76
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 Pro 8720

81

Overall Score

81

Overall Score
Our Verdict:
An award winning and fully featured 1200 x 1200 DPI inkjet
94
Reviews
68 Reviews + 2 Awards
69
Value for Money
Good
84
Features
Fully-Featured
81
Overall Score
Excellent
1200 X 1200 DPI Yes Inkjet 37ppm 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) 37ppm
Release Date Sep 2015

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Reasons For

Canon MG2520 HP Officejet Pro 8720
2 Reasons For
Cheaper by $140
The Canon MG2520 is $139.99 cheaper than the HP Officejet Pro 8720.
Cheaper to Run by $0 Over Five Years
Over five years the Canon MG2520 is $0 cheaper to run than the HP Officejet Pro 8720.
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2 Reasons For
More Shops Are Selling it
The more sellers stock the product, the greater competition amongst sellers to keep prices low.
Better Brand
HP inkjet printers have an average rating of 89.9%, however Canon has an average rating of 84.9%.

Reviews & Awards

Awards

Canon MG2520 HP Officejet Pro 8720
No awards found
2 Awards

Average Expert Rating

Canon MG2520 HP Officejet Pro 8720
No reviews found
Best
5 stars
1 review
4 stars
6 reviews
3 stars
0 reviews
2 stars
0 reviews
1 star
0 reviews

Average User Rating

Canon MG2520 HP Officejet Pro 8720
No reviews found
Best
5 stars
591 reviews
4 stars
226 reviews
3 stars
28 reviews
2 stars
20 reviews
1 star
29 reviews

Average Brand Rating

HP has a better average brand rating than Canon. The average brand rating for HP is 89.86% based on 3,509 reviews, where as the average brand rating for Canon is 84.9% based on 4,705 reviews.
Canon MG2520 HP Officejet Pro 8720
Canon

85

85

Based on 4,705 reviews
HP

90

90

Based on 3,509 reviews

Date Released

Canon MG2520 HP Officejet Pro 8720
15 months old Best 30 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 Pro 8720
HP
Officejet Pro
8720
0 trees 0.0026 tonnes CO2

Specification

 
 
 
Printing Canon MG2520 HP Officejet Pro 8720
Time to First Page (colour, Normal) Unknown - Click to provide data 10s
Time to First Page (black, Normal) Unknown - Click to provide data 9s
Print Speed (black, Normal Quality, A4/US Letter) Unknown - Click to provide data 37ppm
 
 
 
Print Technology Canon MG2520 HP Officejet Pro 8720
Duplex Print Options Unknown - Click to provide data
Maximum Duty Cycle Unknown - Click to provide data 30,000 Pages Per Month
 
 
 
Memory Canon MG2520 HP Officejet Pro 8720
Maximum Internal Memory Unknown - Click to provide data 256MB
Internal Memory Unknown - Click to provide data 256MB
 
 
 
Input Capacity Canon MG2520 HP Officejet Pro 8720
Auto Document Feeder (ADF) Input Capacity Unknown - Click to provide data 50 Sheets
Maximum Input Capacity Unknown - Click to provide data 500 Sheets
Standard Input Capacity Unknown - Click to provide data 250 Sheets
 
 
 
Output Capacity Canon MG2520 HP Officejet Pro 8720
Standard Output Capacity Unknown - Click to provide data 150 Sheets
 
 
 
Paper Handling Canon MG2520 HP Officejet Pro 8720
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 Pro 8720
Noise Level Unknown - Click to provide data 60dB
 
 
 
Weight & Dimensions Canon MG2520 HP Officejet Pro 8720
Weight Unknown - Click to provide data 15kg
Height Unknown - Click to provide data 339.1mm
Depth Unknown - Click to provide data 530.1mm
Width Unknown - Click to provide data 499.5mm
 
 
 
Power Canon MG2520 HP Officejet Pro 8720
Power Consumption (standby) Unknown - Click to provide data 6.7W
Typical Power Consumption 11W 35W
 
 
 
Operational Conditions Canon MG2520 HP Officejet Pro 8720
Operating Relative Humidity (H-H) Unknown - Click to provide data 20%
Operating Temperature (T-T) Unknown - Click to provide data 32°C
 
 
 
Media Formats Canon MG2520 HP Officejet Pro 8720
Standard Media Sizes Unknown - Click to provide data
 
 
 
System Requirements Canon MG2520 HP Officejet Pro 8720
Compatible Operating Systems Unknown - Click to provide data
 
 
 
Display Canon MG2520 HP Officejet Pro 8720
Display Diagonal Unknown - Click to provide data 4.3"
 
 
 
Technical Details Canon MG2520 HP Officejet Pro 8720
Image Scaling/enlargement Range Unknown - Click to provide data
Fax Resolution Fine Mode (colour) 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
Bundled Software Unknown - Click to provide data

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