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HP DeskJet 2130

76

Overall Score

76

Overall Score
Our Verdict:
A fully featured but slightly out of date 1200 x 1200 DPI inkjet, with many owner recommendations
82
Features
Fully-Featured
76
Overall Score
Very Good
1200 X 1200 DPI Yes Inkjet 7.5ppm 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) 7.5ppm
Release Date Sep 2015
HP OfficeJet 3830

76

Overall Score

76

Overall Score
Our Verdict:
A fully featured but only moderate value for money 1200 x 1200 DPI inkjet printer, with many owner recommendations
65
Value for Money
Good
82
Features
Fully-Featured
76
Overall Score
Very Good
1200 X 1200 DPI Yes Inkjet 8.5ppm 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) 8.5ppm
Release Date Sep 2015
HP DeskJet 2130

76

Overall Score

76

Overall Score
Our Verdict:
A fully featured but slightly out of date 1200 x 1200 DPI inkjet, with many owner recommendations
82
Features
Fully-Featured
76
Overall Score
Very Good
1200 X 1200 DPI Yes Inkjet 7.5ppm 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) 7.5ppm
Release Date Sep 2015
HP OfficeJet 3830

76

Overall Score

76

Overall Score
Our Verdict:
A fully featured but only moderate value for money 1200 x 1200 DPI inkjet printer, with many owner recommendations
65
Value for Money
Good
82
Features
Fully-Featured
76
Overall Score
Very Good
1200 X 1200 DPI Yes Inkjet 8.5ppm 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) 8.5ppm
Release Date Sep 2015

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Reasons For

HP DeskJet 2130 HP OfficeJet 3830
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1ppm Faster Print Speed (black, Normal Quality, A4/US Letter)
The HP OfficeJet 3830 is an 8.5ppm print speed (black, normal quality, A4/US Let inkjet printer, whereas the HP DeskJet 2130 is only a 7.5ppm print speed (black, normal quality, A4/US Let inkjet printer (1ppm 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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User Reviews Are Marginally Better
Based on 343 reviews, the average user review score of the HP OfficeJet 3830 is 92%, whereas the average rating of the HP DeskJet 2130 is 89% (based on 406 reviews).

Reviews & Awards

Average Expert Rating

HP DeskJet 2130 HP OfficeJet 3830
No reviews found
Best
5 stars
1 review
4 stars
1 review
3 stars
0 reviews
2 stars
0 reviews
1 star
0 reviews

Average User Rating

The HP OfficeJet 3830 has better user reviews than the HP DeskJet 2130. The average user reviews score for the HP OfficeJet 3830 is 92% based on 343 reviews, where as the average score for the HP DeskJet 2130 is 89% based on 406 reviews.
HP DeskJet 2130 HP OfficeJet 3830
5 stars
254 reviews
4 stars
115 reviews
3 stars
20 reviews
2 stars
4 reviews
1 star
13 reviews
Best
5 stars
252 reviews
4 stars
70 reviews
3 stars
11 reviews
2 stars
3 reviews
1 star
7 reviews

Proportion of Users That Recommend It

For both the HP DeskJet 2130 than the HP OfficeJet 3830 the same percentage of owners recommend the product. In both cases 90.6% recommend the product, based on a total of 406 reviews for the HP DeskJet 2130 and 406 reviews for the HP DeskJet 2130.

Date Released

HP DeskJet 2130 HP OfficeJet 3830
30 months old 30 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.

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 DeskJet 2130
HP
DeskJet 2130
0 trees 0.00076 tonnes CO2
HP OfficeJet 3830
HP
OfficeJet 3830
0 trees 0.00076 tonnes CO2

Specification

 
 
 
Printing HP DeskJet 2130 HP OfficeJet 3830
Time to First Page (colour, Normal) Unknown - Click to provide data 17s
Time to First Page (black, Normal) Unknown - Click to provide data 14s
Print Speed (black, Normal Quality, A4/US Letter) 7.5ppm 8.5ppm
BEST
 
 
 
Print Technology HP DeskJet 2130 HP OfficeJet 3830
Maximum Duty Cycle 1,000 Pages Per Month 1,000 Pages Per Month
 
 
 
Memory HP DeskJet 2130 HP OfficeJet 3830
Maximum Internal Memory Unknown - Click to provide data 512MB
Internal Memory Unknown - Click to provide data 512MB
 
 
 
Input Capacity HP DeskJet 2130 HP OfficeJet 3830
Auto Document Feeder (ADF) Input Capacity Unknown - Click to provide data 35 Sheets
Standard Input Capacity 60 Sheets 60 Sheets
 
 
 
Output Capacity HP DeskJet 2130 HP OfficeJet 3830
Standard Output Capacity 25 Sheets 25 Sheets
 
 
 
Paper Handling HP DeskJet 2130 HP OfficeJet 3830
Maximum Print Size
210 x 297 mm (A4)
 210 x 297 mm (A4)
210 x 297 mm (A4)
 210 x 297 mm (A4)
 
 
 
Sound Emission HP DeskJet 2130 HP OfficeJet 3830
Noise Level 48dB 48dB
 
 
 
Weight & Dimensions HP DeskJet 2130 HP OfficeJet 3830
Weight 3.4kg 5.6kg
Height 149mm 224.4mm
Depth 304mm 364mm
Width 425mm 450mm
 
 
 
Power HP DeskJet 2130 HP OfficeJet 3830
Power Consumption (standby) 1.9W 2.83W
Typical Power Consumption 10W 10W
 
 
 
Operational Conditions HP DeskJet 2130 HP OfficeJet 3830
Operating Relative Humidity (H-H) 20% 20%
Operating Temperature (T-T) 40°C 40°C
 
 
 
Media Formats HP DeskJet 2130 HP OfficeJet 3830
Standard Media Sizes
 
 
 
System Requirements HP DeskJet 2130 HP OfficeJet 3830
Compatible Operating Systems
 
 
 
Display HP DeskJet 2130 HP OfficeJet 3830
Display Diagonal Unknown - Click to provide data 2.2"
 
 
 
Media Weight HP DeskJet 2130 HP OfficeJet 3830
Recommended Media Weight 60g/m² 60g/m²
 
 
 
Technical Details HP DeskJet 2130 HP OfficeJet 3830
Fax Resolution Fine Mode (colour) Unknown - Click to provide data
Service & Support Unknown - Click to provide data
Type
Interface
Copy Resolution (black Text)
Media Types Supported
Colour Depth
Copy Speed (normal Quality, Black, A4)
Compliance Industry Standards
Bundled Software

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