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Epson EcoTank ET-3600 vs HP OfficeJet Pro 7740
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Epson EcoTank ET-3600vsHP OfficeJet Pro 7740

Epson EcoTank ET-3600

83

Overall Score

83

Overall Score

Epson EcoTank ET-3600

$299.99
$49.99
Our Verdict:
A fully featured and critically acclaimed 4800 x 1200 DPI inkjet, with a reasonable price
95
Reviews
16 Reviews
72
Value for Money
Good
86
Features
Fully-Featured
83
Overall Score
Excellent
4800 X 1200 DPI Yes Inkjet 13.7ppm Jul 2016
Maximum Resolution Colour Printing Print Technology Print Speed (black, Normal Quality, A4/US Letter) Release Date
Maximum Resolution 4800 X 1200 DPI
Colour Printing Yes
Print Technology Inkjet
Print Speed (black, Normal Quality, A4/US Letter) 13.7ppm
Release Date Jul 2016
HP OfficeJet Pro 7740

73

Overall Score

73

Overall Score
Our Verdict:
A fully featured but a little out of date 4800 x 1200 DPI inkjet, with lots of positive recommendations
81
Features
Fully-Featured
73
Overall Score
Very Good
4800 X 1200 DPI Yes Inkjet 21ppm Sep 2015
Maximum Resolution Colour Printing Print Technology Print Speed (black, Normal Quality, A4/US Letter) Release Date
Maximum Resolution 4800 X 1200 DPI
Colour Printing Yes
Print Technology Inkjet
Print Speed (black, Normal Quality, A4/US Letter) 21ppm
Release Date Sep 2015
Epson EcoTank ET-3600

83

Overall Score

83

Overall Score

Epson EcoTank ET-3600

$299.99
$49.99
Our Verdict:
A fully featured and critically acclaimed 4800 x 1200 DPI inkjet, with a reasonable price
95
Reviews
16 Reviews
72
Value for Money
Good
86
Features
Fully-Featured
83
Overall Score
Excellent
4800 X 1200 DPI Yes Inkjet 13.7ppm Jul 2016
Maximum Resolution Colour Printing Print Technology Print Speed (black, Normal Quality, A4/US Letter) Release Date
Maximum Resolution 4800 X 1200 DPI
Colour Printing Yes
Print Technology Inkjet
Print Speed (black, Normal Quality, A4/US Letter) 13.7ppm
Release Date Jul 2016
HP OfficeJet Pro 7740

73

Overall Score

73

Overall Score
Our Verdict:
A fully featured but a little out of date 4800 x 1200 DPI inkjet, with lots of positive recommendations
81
Features
Fully-Featured
73
Overall Score
Very Good
4800 X 1200 DPI Yes Inkjet 21ppm Sep 2015
Maximum Resolution Colour Printing Print Technology Print Speed (black, Normal Quality, A4/US Letter) Release Date
Maximum Resolution 4800 X 1200 DPI
Colour Printing Yes
Print Technology Inkjet
Print Speed (black, Normal Quality, A4/US Letter) 21ppm
Release Date Sep 2015

Top Prices

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Reasons For

Epson EcoTank ET-3600 HP OfficeJet Pro 7740
1 Reason For
$0 Cheaper to Run Over Five Years
The Epson EcoTank ET-3600 is $0 cheaper to run than the HP OfficeJet Pro 7740 over five years.
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6 Reasons For
Faster Print Speed (black, Normal Quality, A4/US Letter)
The HP OfficeJet Pro 7740 is a 21ppm print speed (black, normal quality, A4/US Let inkjet printer. That's 7.3ppm faster than the Epson EcoTank ET-3600 (13.7ppm).

This measures how long it takes the inkjet printer to print a single black & white A4 page at normal quality.

A faster print speed means the inkjet printer is more efficient and can manage larger print jobs faster.

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70% Bigger Standard Input Capacity
The HP OfficeJet Pro 7740 is a 500 sheets standard input capacity inkjet printer. That's 350 sheets bigger than the Epson EcoTank ET-3600 (150 sheets).

This indicates the largest amount of paper that can be safely loaded into the printer at once.

Higher input capacities mean that you will be able to print more before having to refill the tray.

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Marginally Better Expert Reviews
Based on 7 reviews, the HP OfficeJet Pro 7740 has an average expert review score of 86%, whereas the Epson EcoTank ET-3600 has an average rating of 82% (based on 16 reviews).
Better Brand
HP inkjet printers have an average rating of 89.9%, but Epson has an average rating of 74.8%.
Better Gadgetspeak.com Review Score
Gadgetspeak.com's HP OfficeJet Pro 7740 review gave it a score of 84%, but the Epson EcoTank ET-3600 only has a rating of 76% from the same site.
Better PC Mag Review Score
PC Mag gave the HP OfficeJet Pro 7740 a review score of 80%, but the Epson EcoTank ET-3600 only has a rating of 70% from the same site.

Reviews & Awards

Average Expert Rating

The HP OfficeJet Pro 7740 has better expert reviews than the Epson EcoTank ET-3600. The average expert reviews score for the HP OfficeJet Pro 7740 is 86% based on 7 reviews, where as the average score for the Epson EcoTank ET-3600 is 82% based on 16 reviews.
Epson EcoTank ET-3600 HP OfficeJet Pro 7740
5 stars
5 reviews
4 stars
7 reviews
3 stars
0 reviews
2 stars
0 reviews
1 star
0 reviews
Best
5 stars
2 reviews
4 stars
2 reviews
3 stars
0 reviews
2 stars
0 reviews
1 star
0 reviews

Average User Rating

Epson EcoTank ET-3600 HP OfficeJet Pro 7740
No reviews found
Best
5 stars
45 reviews
4 stars
27 reviews
3 stars
4 reviews
2 stars
5 reviews
1 star
4 reviews

Average Brand Rating

HP has a better average brand rating than Epson. The average brand rating for HP is 89.86% based on 3,509 reviews, where as the average brand rating for Epson is 74.76% based on 223 reviews.
Epson EcoTank ET-3600 HP OfficeJet Pro 7740
Epson

75

75

Based on 223 reviews
HP

90

90

Based on 3,509 reviews

PC Mag Review Score

Epson EcoTank ET-3600 HP OfficeJet Pro 7740
Epson's EcoTank printers promise very low running costs over time, at the expense of a higher purchase price, and the Epson Expression ET-3600 EcoTank All-in-One Supertank Printer ($399.99) is no exception. In terms of price, capacity, and features, ...
Very low running costs after initial investment
Good print quality
Light and compact
Supports Wi-Fi Direct mobile connectivity
High purchase price
No ADF
Does not support NFC
Slow for the price
The Epson Expression ET-3600 EcoTank All-in-One Supertank Printer is an inkjet that can save you plenty of money if you print a lot, but an automatic document feeder would make it more attractive......
Nov 2016
Best
The HP OfficeJet Pro 7740 ($249.99) is a hefty all-in-one inkjet that can handle printing, copying, and scanning documents up to 11 by 17 inches, and can fax letter-size documents as well. Similar in price, paper capacity, and maximum duty cycle to t...
Fast
Low price
Above-par output across the board
Good text quality
PCL and PostScript drivers
Ethernet
Wi-Fi, and wireless direct connectivity
ADF supports single-pass two-sided scanning
Screen Reflection is not severe
Upscaling and conversion of lower HD and standard def to 4K is solid for the price point
Contrast and Color from front and center
Great light flow through from LED edge lights
Web browser included
Onscreen menu system
La finesse (pour un 17 3 pouces gamer)
Le RAID de SSD
La qualit de l'cran
Relatively large and heavy
Doesn't have the lowest running costs in its class
No PostScript driver
60Hz TV, judder can be apparent with Automotion turned off especially with lower end resolutions
Automotion Plus "Telenovela" effect
Side Angle Viewing contrast and color saturation degrades
Aesthetic Appeal not a super high end look
Slow starting tim
Le prix
Le bruit
La lgre chauffe
Le gros adaptateur secteur
The HP OfficeJet Pro 7740 all-in-one inkjet has a winning combination of low price, excellent output quality, and the ability to print, scan, and copy documents up to tabloid size (11 by 17)......
Oct 2016

Gadgetspeak.com Review Score

Epson EcoTank ET-3600 HP OfficeJet Pro 7740
Originally launched in October 2014, EcoTank offers users a way of reducing the cost and regularity of ink replacement. Instead of using ink cartridges with their limited capacity, the Epson EcoTank technology makes use of ink tanks that can hold a y...
Straightforward to link to your WiFi, printer does all the hard work
Epson Connect app lets you print from your smartphone or tablet
Printer comes with two sets of inks so Epson believes you should get 11 000 black and 11 000 colour prints before you ha
Big and bulky, you'll need plenty of space for this printer
Noisy both during printing and when charging the ink from the tanks
Filling the ink tanks is fiddly and can be messy if you're not careful
Slow to scan and copy
...
Nov 2016
Best
The HP OfficeJet Pro 7740 is an All In One that means not only, Print, Scan, Copy but also for those who need it Fax.It is 58x48x38cm and if you use the flatbed a little more space is needed on top of the last figure but unless you use it under the e...
...
Dec 2016

Date Released

Epson EcoTank ET-3600 HP OfficeJet Pro 7740
20 months old Best 30 months old

Manufacturer's Warranty

Key Features

Print Speed (black, Normal Quality, A4/US Letter)

This measures how long it takes the inkjet printer to print a single black & white A4 page at normal quality.

A faster print speed means the inkjet printer is more efficient and can manage larger print jobs faster.

Standard Input Capacity

This indicates the largest amount of paper that can be safely loaded into the printer at once.

Higher input capacities mean that you will be able to print more before having to refill the tray.

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.
Epson EcoTank ET-3600
Epson
EcoTank ET-3600
0 trees 0.00099 tonnes CO2 (Best)
HP OfficeJet Pro 7740
HP
OfficeJet Pro
7740
0 trees 0.0028 tonnes CO2

Specification

 
 
 
Printing Epson EcoTank ET-3600 HP OfficeJet Pro 7740
Print Speed (colour, Normal Quality, A4/US Letter) Unknown - Click to provide data 17ppm
Print Speed (black, Normal Quality, A4/US Letter) 13.7ppm 21ppm
BEST
 
 
 
Print Technology Epson EcoTank ET-3600 HP OfficeJet Pro 7740
Duplex Print Options Unknown - Click to provide data
Maximum Duty Cycle Unknown - Click to provide data 1,500 Pages Per Month
 
 
 
Input Capacity Epson EcoTank ET-3600 HP OfficeJet Pro 7740
Standard Input Capacity 150 Sheets 500 Sheets
BEST
 
 
 
Sound Emission Epson EcoTank ET-3600 HP OfficeJet Pro 7740
Noise Level 37dB Unknown - Click to provide data
 
 
 
Weight & Dimensions Epson EcoTank ET-3600 HP OfficeJet Pro 7740
Weight 4.7kg 19.5kg
Height 169mm Unknown - Click to provide data
Depth 300mm Unknown - Click to provide data
Width 489mm Unknown - Click to provide data
 
 
 
Power Epson EcoTank ET-3600 HP OfficeJet Pro 7740
Typical Power Consumption 13W 37W
 
 
 
Consumables Epson EcoTank ET-3600 HP OfficeJet Pro 7740
Approximate Page Yield (A4, Colour) Unknown - Click to provide data
EP-Cartridge Unknown - Click to provide data
 
 
 
System Requirements Epson EcoTank ET-3600 HP OfficeJet Pro 7740
Minimum System Requirements Unknown - Click to provide data
 
 
 
Scanning Epson EcoTank ET-3600 HP OfficeJet Pro 7740
Scanner Features Unknown - Click to provide data
 
 
 
Technical Details Epson EcoTank ET-3600 HP OfficeJet Pro 7740
Wireless Technology Unknown - Click to provide data
Bundled Software Unknown - Click to provide data
Optical Scanning Resolution Unknown - Click to provide data 1,200 DPI

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