HP DeskJet 3630 vs HP Officejet 5740
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HP DeskJet 3630vsHP Officejet 5740

HP DeskJet 3630

81

Overall Score

81

Overall Score
Our Verdict:
A top-value and phenomenally economical to run 1200 x 1200 DPI inkjet, with great features
90
Value for Money
Excellent
80
Features
Fully-Featured
97
Running Costs
$0 Over 5 Years
81
Overall Score
Excellent
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 Officejet 5740

75

Overall Score

75

Overall Score

HP Officejet 5740

$139.99
$3.00
Our Verdict:
A good spec and very economical to run 1200 x 1200 DPI inkjet, with a cheap price
75
Value for Money
Very Good
79
Features
Good Features
88
Running Costs
$0 Over 5 Years
75
Overall Score
Very Good
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 DeskJet 3630

81

Overall Score

81

Overall Score
Our Verdict:
A top-value and phenomenally economical to run 1200 x 1200 DPI inkjet, with great features
90
Value for Money
Excellent
80
Features
Fully-Featured
97
Running Costs
$0 Over 5 Years
81
Overall Score
Excellent
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 Officejet 5740

75

Overall Score

75

Overall Score

HP Officejet 5740

$139.99
$3.00
Our Verdict:
A good spec and very economical to run 1200 x 1200 DPI inkjet, with a cheap price
75
Value for Money
Very Good
79
Features
Good Features
88
Running Costs
$0 Over 5 Years
75
Overall Score
Very Good
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 DeskJet 3630 HP Officejet 5740
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HP DeskJet 3630 Wireless Color All-in-One Thermal Inkjet Printer - Print, Copy, Scan
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$69.99
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$69.99
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HP DeskJet 3630 All-in-One Ink jet Printer, White, 8.5 ppm Black/6 ppm Color New (Brand new, unopened) - on
$89.99
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HP Officejet 5740 Wireless All-In-One Inkjet Printer NEW STORED BOX (Brand new, unopened)
$139.99
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Brand NEW HP Officejet 5740 Wireless All-In-One Inkjet Printer (Brand new, unopened) - on
$142.99
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HEWB9S76A - HP Officejet 5740 Inkjet Multifunction Printer - Color - Plain Paper Print - Desktop
$249.00
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Reasons For

HP DeskJet 3630 HP Officejet 5740
3 Reasons For
Cheaper by $70
The HP DeskJet 3630 costs $70 less than the HP Officejet 5740.
32% Cheaper to Run Over Five Years
Over five years the HP DeskJet 3630 only costs $0 to run but the HP Officejet 5740 costs $0 to run (46% more).
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Better Expert Reviews Review Score
The HP DeskJet 3630 has an Expert Reviews review score of 60%, whereas the HP Officejet 5740 only has a rating of 40% from the same site.
3 Reasons For
62% 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. That's 13.5ppm faster than the HP DeskJet 3630 (8.5ppm).

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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Better Expert Reviews
The HP Officejet 5740 has an average expert review score of 75%, however the HP DeskJet 3630 has an average rating of 68% (based on 10 reviews).
Better PC Welt.de Review Score
The HP Officejet 5740 has a PC Welt.de review score of 72%, whereas the HP DeskJet 3630's rating was only 67% from the same site.

Reviews & Awards

Awards

HP DeskJet 3630 HP Officejet 5740
No awards found
1 Award
muycomputer.com: Recommended

Average Expert Rating

The HP Officejet 5740 has better expert reviews than the HP DeskJet 3630. The average expert reviews score for the HP Officejet 5740 is 75% based on 9 reviews, where as the average score for the HP DeskJet 3630 is 68% based on 10 reviews.
HP DeskJet 3630 HP Officejet 5740
5 stars
0 reviews
4 stars
4 reviews
3 stars
4 reviews
2 stars
0 reviews
1 star
0 reviews
Best
5 stars
1 review
4 stars
5 reviews
3 stars
0 reviews
2 stars
1 review
1 star
0 reviews

Average User Rating

HP DeskJet 3630 HP Officejet 5740
Best
5 stars
94 reviews
4 stars
32 reviews
3 stars
9 reviews
2 stars
2 reviews
1 star
4 reviews
No reviews found

Expert Reviews Review Score

HP DeskJet 3630 HP Officejet 5740
Best
Expert Reviews logo
There's no duplex (double-sided) printing, but the simple blue paper trays look good and keep everything tidy enough. There's no fancy screen, but if all you'll do is make the odd photocopy, the basic controls and simple LCD are just fine.As you'd ex...
HP's DeskJet 3630 is a bargain, but why does its software have to be so awful?...
Mar 2016
Expert Reviews logo
We're not a fan of captive paper input trays positioned in the printer base, but it's not too hard to load the 125-sheet one found here. It also includes a second tray for 6x4" photo paper that automatically engages when needed. Printed pages collect...
The Officejet 5740 shows that looks alone don't make a good small office MFP......
May 2015

Date Released

HP DeskJet 3630 HP Officejet 5740
29 months old 29 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 3630
HP
DeskJet 3630
0 trees 0.00076 tonnes CO2 (Best)
HP Officejet 5740
HP
Officejet 5740
0 trees 0.0011 tonnes CO2

Specification

 
 
 
Printing HP DeskJet 3630 HP Officejet 5740
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 (black, Normal Quality, A4/US Letter) 8.5ppm
BEST
22ppm
 
 
 
Print Technology HP DeskJet 3630 HP Officejet 5740
Duplex Print Options Unknown - Click to provide data
Maximum Duty Cycle 1,000 Pages Per Month 1,000 Pages Per Month
 
 
 
Memory HP DeskJet 3630 HP Officejet 5740
Internal Memory Unknown - Click to provide data 128MB
 
 
 
Input Capacity HP DeskJet 3630 HP Officejet 5740
Auto Document Feeder (ADF) Input Capacity Unknown - Click to provide data 25 Sheets
Maximum Input Capacity Unknown - Click to provide data 125 Sheets
Standard Input Capacity Unknown - Click to provide data 125 Sheets
 
 
 
Output Capacity HP DeskJet 3630 HP Officejet 5740
Standard Output Capacity Unknown - Click to provide data 25 Sheets
 
 
 
Paper Handling HP DeskJet 3630 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)
 
 
 
Sound Emission HP DeskJet 3630 HP Officejet 5740
Noise Level 47dB
BEST
48dB
 
 
 
Weight & Dimensions HP DeskJet 3630 HP Officejet 5740
Weight 4.2kg 7.7kg
Height 158mm 193mm
Depth 310mm 410mm
Width 438mm 452mm
 
 
 
Power HP DeskJet 3630 HP Officejet 5740
Power Consumption (standby) 2.1W 5.25W
Typical Power Consumption 10W 15W
 
 
 
Operational Conditions HP DeskJet 3630 HP Officejet 5740
Operating Relative Humidity (H-H) 20%
BEST
15%
Operating Temperature (T-T) 40°C 40°C
 
 
 
Media Formats HP DeskJet 3630 HP Officejet 5740
Standard Media Sizes
 
 
 
System Requirements HP DeskJet 3630 HP Officejet 5740
Compatible Operating Systems
 
 
 
Display HP DeskJet 3630 HP Officejet 5740
Display Diagonal Unknown - Click to provide data 2.65"
 
 
 
Media Weight HP DeskJet 3630 HP Officejet 5740
Recommended Media Weight 60g/m² 75g/m²
 
 
 
Technical Details HP DeskJet 3630 HP Officejet 5740
Image Scaling/enlargement Range
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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