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HP 6230 EPrintervsHP ENVY 5540

HP 6230 ePrinter

65

Overall Score

65

Overall Score
Our Verdict:
A cheap and good spec 600 x 1200 DPI inkjet, with moderate running costs
82
Value for Money
Very Good
66
Features
Good Features
65
Running Costs
$0 Over 5 Years
65
Overall Score
Good
600 X 1200 DPI Yes Inkjet 4 Jul 2014
Maximum Resolution Colour Printing Print Technology Print Cartridge Release Date
Maximum Resolution 600 X 1200 DPI
Colour Printing Yes
Print Technology Inkjet
Print Cartridge 4
Release Date Jul 2014
HP ENVY 5540

54

Overall Score

54

Overall Score

HP ENVY 5540

$155.00
Our Verdict:
A good spec and very economical to run 1200 x 1200 DPI inkjet printer, but representing only moderate value for money
51
Value for Money
Average
62
Features
Good Features
82
Running Costs
$0 Over 5 Years
54
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
HP 6230 ePrinter

65

Overall Score

65

Overall Score
Our Verdict:
A cheap and good spec 600 x 1200 DPI inkjet, with moderate running costs
82
Value for Money
Very Good
66
Features
Good Features
65
Running Costs
$0 Over 5 Years
65
Overall Score
Good
600 X 1200 DPI Yes Inkjet 4 Jul 2014
Maximum Resolution Colour Printing Print Technology Print Cartridge Release Date
Maximum Resolution 600 X 1200 DPI
Colour Printing Yes
Print Technology Inkjet
Print Cartridge 4
Release Date Jul 2014
HP ENVY 5540

54

Overall Score

54

Overall Score

HP ENVY 5540

$155.00
Our Verdict:
A good spec and very economical to run 1200 x 1200 DPI inkjet printer, but representing only moderate value for money
51
Value for Money
Average
62
Features
Good Features
82
Running Costs
$0 Over 5 Years
54
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

Top Prices

HP 6230 ePrinter HP ENVY 5540
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$75.99
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$155.00
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Reasons For

HP 6230 ePrinter HP ENVY 5540
4 Reasons For
94% Bigger Maximum Duty Cycle
The HP 6230 ePrinter is a 15,000 pages per month max duty cycle inkjet printer. That's 14,000 pages per month bigger than the HP ENVY 5540 (1,000 pages per month).

This denotes the maximum amount of prints that the printer can generate per month.

A larger duty cycle means that the printer can work harder, and is less likely to generate faults due to overuse.

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A Lot Bigger Standard Input Capacity
The HP 6230 ePrinter has a standard input capacity of 225 sheets, whereas the HP ENVY 5540 is only a 125 sheets standard input capacity inkjet printer (100 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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Significantly Bigger Standard Output Capacity
The HP 6230 ePrinter has a standard output capacity of 60 sheets, whereas the HP ENVY 5540 is only a 25 sheets standard output capacity inkjet printer (35 sheets smaller).

This indicates how many printed sheets of paper the output tray of the printer can hold before it starts to overflow.

A bigger output capacity means that the printer can print more/bigger jobs at once, and won't need to be looked after or the paper collected mid-job.

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$79 Cheaper
The HP 6230 ePrinter costs $75.99, whereas the HP ENVY 5540 is $155.00.
1 Reason For
Cheaper to Run by $0 Over Five Years
Over five years the HP ENVY 5540 only costs $0 to run however the HP 6230 ePrinter costs $0 to run (76% more).
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Reviews & Awards

Awards

HP 6230 ePrinter HP ENVY 5540
2 Awards
Expert Reviews: Recommended PC Mag: Editor's Choice
No awards found

Average Expert Rating

HP 6230 ePrinter HP ENVY 5540
Best
5 stars
1 review
4 stars
0 reviews
3 stars
0 reviews
2 stars
0 reviews
1 star
0 reviews
No reviews found

Average User Rating

HP 6230 ePrinter HP ENVY 5540
Best
5 stars
12 reviews
4 stars
11 reviews
3 stars
1 review
2 stars
0 reviews
1 star
4 reviews
No reviews found

Date Released

HP 6230 ePrinter HP ENVY 5540
41 months old 27 months old Best

Key Features

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.

Standard Output Capacity

This indicates how many printed sheets of paper the output tray of the printer can hold before it starts to overflow.

A bigger output capacity means that the printer can print more/bigger jobs at once, and won't need to be looked after or the paper collected mid-job.

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.
HP 6230 ePrinter
HP
6230 ePrinter
0 trees 0.0018 tonnes CO2
HP ENVY 5540
HP
ENVY 5540
0 trees 0.001 tonnes CO2 (Best)

Specification

Printing

HP 6230 ePrinter HP ENVY 5540
Time to First Page (colour, Normal) 17s
BEST
22s
Time to First Page (black, Normal) 14s
BEST
19s
Print Speed (black, Draft Quality, A4/US Letter) 29ppm Unknown - Click to provide data
Print Speed (colour, Draft Quality, A4/US Letter) 24ppm Unknown - Click to provide data
Print Speed (black, Normal Quality, A4/US Letter) Unknown - Click to provide data 22ppm

Print Technology

HP 6230 ePrinter HP ENVY 5540
Duplex Print Options Unknown - Click to provide data
Maximum Duty Cycle 15,000 pages per month
BEST
1,000 pages per month
Print Cartridge 4 Unknown - Click to provide data

Memory

HP 6230 ePrinter HP ENVY 5540
Maximum Internal Memory Unknown - Click to provide data 128MB
Internal Memory 128MB 128MB

Input Capacity

HP 6230 ePrinter HP ENVY 5540
Standard Input Capacity 225 sheets
BEST
125 sheets

Output Capacity

HP 6230 ePrinter HP ENVY 5540
Standard Output Capacity 60 sheets
BEST
25 sheets

Paper Handling

HP 6230 ePrinter HP ENVY 5540
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

HP 6230 ePrinter HP ENVY 5540
USB 2.0 Port 1 Unknown - Click to provide data

Sound Emission

HP 6230 ePrinter HP ENVY 5540
Noise Level Unknown - Click to provide data 49dB

Weight & Dimensions

HP 6230 ePrinter HP ENVY 5540
Weight 5.1kg 6.8kg
Height 145.5mm 156mm
Depth 385mm 410mm
Width 464mm 454mm

Power

HP 6230 ePrinter HP ENVY 5540
Power Consumption (standby) Unknown - Click to provide data 3.6W
Power Consumption (off) 0.5W Unknown - Click to provide data
Typical Power Consumption 24W 13.95W

Operational Conditions

HP 6230 ePrinter HP ENVY 5540
Operating Relative Humidity (H-H) Unknown - Click to provide data 15%
Operating Temperature (T-T) Unknown - Click to provide data 40°C

Media Formats

HP 6230 ePrinter HP ENVY 5540
Standard Media Sizes Unknown - Click to provide data

System Requirements

HP 6230 ePrinter HP ENVY 5540
Compatible Operating Systems Unknown - Click to provide data

Display

HP 6230 ePrinter HP ENVY 5540
Display Diagonal Unknown - Click to provide data 2.2"

Media Weight

HP 6230 ePrinter HP ENVY 5540
Recommended Media Weight Unknown - Click to provide data 75g/m²

Technical Details

HP 6230 ePrinter HP ENVY 5540
Colour Management Unknown - Click to provide data
Image Scaling/enlargement Range 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
Supported Network Protocols 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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