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Epson WF-100

82

Overall Score

82

Overall Score

Epson WF-100

$199.99
Our Verdict:
An impressive value for money and very economical to run 760 x 1440 DPI inkjet, with a recent release date and two industry awards
89
Reviews
10 Reviews + 2 Awards
93
Value for Money
Excellent
77
Features
Good Features
94
Running Costs
$0 Over 5 Years
82
Overall Score
Excellent
5760 X 1440 DPI Yes Inkjet 14ppm Jul 2017
Maximum Resolution Colour Printing Print Technology Print Speed (black, Normal Quality, A4/US Letter) Release Date
Maximum Resolution 5760 X 1440 DPI
Colour Printing Yes
Print Technology Inkjet
Print Speed (black, Normal Quality, A4/US Letter) 14ppm
Release Date Jul 2017
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
Epson WF-100

82

Overall Score

82

Overall Score

Epson WF-100

$199.99
Our Verdict:
An impressive value for money and very economical to run 760 x 1440 DPI inkjet, with a recent release date and two industry awards
89
Reviews
10 Reviews + 2 Awards
93
Value for Money
Excellent
77
Features
Good Features
94
Running Costs
$0 Over 5 Years
82
Overall Score
Excellent
5760 X 1440 DPI Yes Inkjet 14ppm Jul 2017
Maximum Resolution Colour Printing Print Technology Print Speed (black, Normal Quality, A4/US Letter) Release Date
Maximum Resolution 5760 X 1440 DPI
Colour Printing Yes
Print Technology Inkjet
Print Speed (black, Normal Quality, A4/US Letter) 14ppm
Release Date Jul 2017
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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Epson WF-100 HP Officejet 5740
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Reasons For

Epson WF-100 HP Officejet 5740
2 Reasons For
$0 Cheaper to Run Over Five Years
The Epson WF-100 is $0 cheaper to run than the HP Officejet 5740 over five years.
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Better Brand
Epson inkjet printers have an average rating of 72.9%, however HP has an average rating of 45.5%.
3 Reasons For
A Lot Faster Print Speed (black, Normal Quality, A4/US Letter)
The HP Officejet 5740 has a print speed (black, normal quality, A4/US Letter) of 22ppm, however the Epson WF-100 is only a 14ppm print speed (black, normal quality, A4/US Let inkjet printer (8ppm slower).

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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105 Sheets Bigger Standard Input Capacity
The HP Officejet 5740 has a standard input capacity of 125 sheets, but the Epson WF-100 is only a 20 sheets standard input capacity inkjet printer (105 sheets smaller).

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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$57 Cheaper
The HP Officejet 5740 costs $57 less than the Epson WF-100.

Reviews & Awards

Awards

Epson WF-100 HP Officejet 5740
2 Awards
computershopper.com: Good For Business Expert Reviews: Recommended
No awards found

Average Expert Rating

Epson WF-100 HP Officejet 5740
Best
5 stars
0 reviews
4 stars
9 reviews
3 stars
1 review
2 stars
0 reviews
1 star
0 reviews
No reviews found

Average Brand Rating

Epson has a better average brand rating than HP. The average brand rating for Epson is 72.93% based on 69 reviews, where as the average brand rating for HP is 45.48% based on 588 reviews.
Epson WF-100 HP Officejet 5740
Epson

73

73

Based on 69 reviews
HP

45

45

Based on 588 reviews

Date Released

Epson WF-100 HP Officejet 5740
5 months old Best 27 months old

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 WF-100
Epson
WF-100
0 trees 0.00085 tonnes CO2 (Best)
HP Officejet 5740
HP
Officejet 5740
0 trees 0.0012 tonnes CO2

Specification

Battery

Epson WF-100 HP Officejet 5740
Battery Recharge Time Unknown - Click to provide data
USB Output Voltage Unknown - Click to provide data
Quick Charge Time Unknown - Click to provide data

Printing

Epson WF-100 HP Officejet 5740
Print Speed (ISO/IEC 24734) Colour Unknown - Click to provide data
Print Speed (ISO/IEC 24734) Mono Unknown - Click to provide data
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 (colour, Normal Quality, A4/US Letter) 4ppm Unknown - Click to provide data
Resolution Colour 5,760 DPI Unknown - Click to provide data
Print Speed (colour, Draft Quality, A4/US Letter) 3.8ppm Unknown - Click to provide data
Print Speed (black, Normal Quality, A4/US Letter) 14ppm 22ppm
BEST

Print Technology

Epson WF-100 HP Officejet 5740
Print Head Nozzles Unknown - Click to provide data
Duplex Print Options Unknown - Click to provide data
Fade-Resistance Unknown - Click to provide data
Maximum Duty Cycle Unknown - Click to provide data 1,000 pages per month
Print Cartridge 4 Unknown - Click to provide data

Memory

Epson WF-100 HP Officejet 5740
Internal Memory Unknown - Click to provide data 128MB

Input Capacity

Epson WF-100 HP Officejet 5740
Number of Standard Paper Trays 1 Unknown - Click to provide data
Auto Document Feeder (ADF) Input Capacity Unknown - Click to provide data 25 sheets
Maximum Input Capacity 20 sheets
BEST
125 sheets
Standard Input Capacity 20 sheets
BEST
125 sheets

Output Capacity

Epson WF-100 HP Officejet 5740
Standard Output Capacity Unknown - Click to provide data 25 sheets

Paper Handling

Epson WF-100 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)

Ports & Interfaces

Epson WF-100 HP Officejet 5740
USB 2.0 Port 1 Unknown - Click to provide data

Sound Emission

Epson WF-100 HP Officejet 5740
Noise Level 45dB
BEST
48dB
Printing Noise Level 45dB Unknown - Click to provide data

Weight & Dimensions

Epson WF-100 HP Officejet 5740
Weight 1.6kg 7.7kg
Height 61mm 193mm
Depth 154mm 410mm
Width 309mm 452mm

Power

Epson WF-100 HP Officejet 5740
Power Consumption (standby) 4W 5.25W
Power Consumption (off) 0.3W Unknown - Click to provide data
Typical Power Consumption 11W 15W

Operational Conditions

Epson WF-100 HP Officejet 5740
Storage Relative Humidity (H-H) 20% Unknown - Click to provide data
Operating Relative Humidity (H-H) 20%
BEST
15%
Storage Temperature (T-T) -30°C Unknown - Click to provide data
Operating Temperature (T-T) 40°C
BEST

Certificates

Epson WF-100 HP Officejet 5740
Certification Unknown - Click to provide data

Media Formats

Epson WF-100 HP Officejet 5740
Standard Media Sizes

System Requirements

Epson WF-100 HP Officejet 5740
Compatible Operating Systems

Display

Epson WF-100 HP Officejet 5740
Display Diagonal 1.44" 2.65"

Media Weight

Epson WF-100 HP Officejet 5740
Recommended Media Weight 1g/m² 75g/m²

Technical Details

Epson WF-100 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
Interface
Copy Resolution (black Text) Unknown - Click to provide data
Supported Network Protocols Unknown - Click to provide data
Media Types Supported
Power Supply Type 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
Processor Frequency 50MHz Unknown - Click to provide data

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