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Canon MG2520vsHP Officejet Pro 8720

Canon MG2520

70

Overall Score

70

Overall Score

Canon MG2520

$28.99
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 Pro 8720

77

Overall Score

77

Overall Score

HP Officejet Pro 8720

$159.99
$140.00
Our Verdict:
An award winning and cheap 1200 x 1200 DPI inkjet, with satisfactory running costs and good features
90
Reviews
62 Reviews + 2 Awards
89
Value for Money
Very Good
74
Features
Good Features
62
Running Costs
$0 Over 5 Years
77
Overall Score
Very Good
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

70

Overall Score

70

Overall Score

Canon MG2520

$28.99
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 Pro 8720

77

Overall Score

77

Overall Score

HP Officejet Pro 8720

$159.99
$140.00
Our Verdict:
An award winning and cheap 1200 x 1200 DPI inkjet, with satisfactory running costs and good features
90
Reviews
62 Reviews + 2 Awards
89
Value for Money
Very Good
74
Features
Good Features
62
Running Costs
$0 Over 5 Years
77
Overall Score
Very Good
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

Top Prices

Canon MG2520 HP Officejet Pro 8720
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$28.99
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Canon MG2520 Photo All in One Printer PIXMA Print-Scan-Copy (Brand new, unopened)
$29.00
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$32.00
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Canon MG2520 Color Photo Printer
$31.56
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2 X Canon MG2520 Color Photo Printer
$199.99
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HP OfficeJet PRO 8720 All-In-One Wireless Inkjet Color Printer CopyScanFax WHITE (Brand new, unopened)
$159.99
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HP OfficeJet PRO 8720 e-All-In-One Wireless Inkjet Color Printer Copy Scan Fax (Brand new, unopened)
$174.98
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Printer, HP OfficeJet Pro 8720 Photo Printer, Scanner, Copier, Fax, White (Brand new, unopened)
$199.99
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Brand New HP Officejet Pro 8720 Wireless All-in-One Inkjet Printer Replace 8620 (Brand new, unopened)
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Brand New HP Officejet Pro 8720 Black Version Wireless All-in-One Inkjet Printer (Brand new, unopened)
$229.99
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Printer, HP OfficeJet Pro 8720 Photo Printer, Scanner, Copier, Fax, Black (Brand new, unopened)
$299.99
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HP OfficeJet Pro 8720 Inkjet Printer, Copy/Fax/Print/Scan (Brand new, unopened)
$345.20
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HP Officejet Pro 8720 Inkjet All-in-One Color Printer/Copier/Scanner/Fax Macine (Brand new, unopened)
$419.99
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HP Officejet Pro 8720 Inkjet Multifunction Printer - Color - Plain Paper Print - (Brand new, unopened) - on
$203.80
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New HP OfficeJet Pro 8720 All-in-One Wireless Printer Scan Copy Fax AIO White (Brand new, unopened) - on
$249.98
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HP Officejet Pro 8720 Inkjet Multifun. Color Printer, Plain Paper, Desktop (Brand new, unopened) - on
$349.62
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Reasons For

Canon MG2520 HP Officejet Pro 8720
3 Reasons For
Cheaper by $131
The Canon MG2520 is $131 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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Better Brand
Canon inkjet printers have an average rating of 86.3%, but HP has an average rating of 45.5%.
1 Reason For
More Shops Are Selling it
The more sellers stock the product, the greater competition amongst sellers to keep prices low.

Reviews & Awards

Awards

Canon MG2520 HP Officejet Pro 8720
No awards found
2 Awards
Expert Reviews: Recommended itpro.co.uk: Recommended

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
36 reviews
4 stars
7 reviews
3 stars
6 reviews
2 stars
2 reviews
1 star
4 reviews

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 MG2520 HP Officejet Pro 8720
Canon

86

86

Based on 3,680 reviews
HP

45

45

Based on 588 reviews

Date Released

Canon MG2520 HP Officejet Pro 8720
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 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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