HP DeskJet 3630 vs HP Officejet Pro 6230
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HP DeskJet 3630vsHP Officejet Pro 6230

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 Pro 6230

90

Overall Score

90

Overall Score
Our Verdict:
The top rated inkjet under $100, with very good features and very low running costs
98
Reviews
35 Reviews + 2 Awards
99
Value for Money
Excellent
85
Features
Fully-Featured
84
Running Costs
$0 Over 5 Years
90
Overall Score
Excellent
600 X 1200 DPI Yes Inkjet 18ppm Sep 2015
Maximum Resolution Colour Printing Print Technology Print Speed (black, Normal Quality, A4/US Letter) Release Date
Maximum Resolution 600 X 1200 DPI
Colour Printing Yes
Print Technology Inkjet
Print Speed (black, Normal Quality, A4/US Letter) 18ppm
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 Pro 6230

90

Overall Score

90

Overall Score
Our Verdict:
The top rated inkjet under $100, with very good features and very low running costs
98
Reviews
35 Reviews + 2 Awards
99
Value for Money
Excellent
85
Features
Fully-Featured
84
Running Costs
$0 Over 5 Years
90
Overall Score
Excellent
600 X 1200 DPI Yes Inkjet 18ppm Sep 2015
Maximum Resolution Colour Printing Print Technology Print Speed (black, Normal Quality, A4/US Letter) Release Date
Maximum Resolution 600 X 1200 DPI
Colour Printing Yes
Print Technology Inkjet
Print Speed (black, Normal Quality, A4/US Letter) 18ppm
Release Date Sep 2015

Top Prices

HP DeskJet 3630 HP Officejet Pro 6230
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HP OFFICEJET PRO 6230 WIRELESS INKJET PRINTER (Brand new, unopened)
$49.99
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$112.99
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HP Officejet Pro 6230 Inkjet Printer - Color - 600 x 1200dpi Print - Plain Paper Print - Desktop - 29 ppm Mono / 24 ppm Color Print - 18 ppm Mono Print / 10 ppm Color Print (ISO) - 225 sheets Input - Automatic Duplex Print - Fast Ethernet - Wireless
$76.49
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$82.80
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Reasons For

HP DeskJet 3630 HP Officejet Pro 6230
2 Reasons For
Cheaper to Run by $0 Over Five Years
Over five years the HP DeskJet 3630 only costs $0 to run however the HP Officejet Pro 6230 costs $0 to run (138% more).
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Better User Reviews
The HP DeskJet 3630 has an average user review score of 90%, whereas the HP Officejet Pro 6230 has an average rating of 81% (based on 32 reviews).
5 Reasons For
Vastly Faster Print Speed (black, Normal Quality, A4/US Letter)
The HP Officejet Pro 6230 has a print speed (black, normal quality, A4/US Letter) of 18ppm, however the HP DeskJet 3630 is only an 8.5ppm print speed (black, normal quality, A4/US Let inkjet printer (9.5ppm 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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Bigger Maximum Duty Cycle
HP Officejet Pro 6230 is 15,000 pages per month max duty cycle. That's 14,000 pages per month bigger than the HP DeskJet 3630 (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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$20 Cheaper
The HP Officejet Pro 6230 costs $20 less than the HP DeskJet 3630.
Expert Reviews Are Vastly Better
The average expert review score of the HP Officejet Pro 6230 is 100%, however the average rating of the HP DeskJet 3630 is 68% (based on 10 reviews).
Better Expert Reviews Review Score
The HP Officejet Pro 6230 has a review score of 100% from Expert Reviews, whereas the HP DeskJet 3630 only has a rating of 60% from the same site.

Reviews & Awards

Awards

HP DeskJet 3630 HP Officejet Pro 6230
No awards found
2 Awards
Expert Reviews: Recommended PC Mag: Editor's Choice

Average Expert Rating

The HP Officejet Pro 6230 has better expert reviews than the HP DeskJet 3630. The average expert reviews score for the HP Officejet Pro 6230 is 100% based on 4 reviews, where as the average score for the HP DeskJet 3630 is 68% based on 10 reviews.
HP DeskJet 3630 HP Officejet Pro 6230
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
0 reviews
3 stars
0 reviews
2 stars
0 reviews
1 star
0 reviews

Average User Rating

The HP DeskJet 3630 has better user reviews than the HP Officejet Pro 6230. The average user reviews score for the HP DeskJet 3630 is 90% based on 141 reviews, where as the average score for the HP Officejet Pro 6230 is 81% based on 32 reviews.
HP DeskJet 3630 HP Officejet Pro 6230
Best
5 stars
94 reviews
4 stars
32 reviews
3 stars
9 reviews
2 stars
2 reviews
1 star
4 reviews
5 stars
14 reviews
4 stars
13 reviews
3 stars
1 review
2 stars
0 reviews
1 star
4 reviews

Expert Reviews Review Score

HP DeskJet 3630 HP Officejet Pro 6230
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
Best
Expert Reviews logo
A range of shortcuts covers everyday print jobsThis isn't the smallest of inkjets and looks a little clunky with a grey plastic finish and jutting prow. We could also hear a constant, variable high-pitched noise from the integrated mains adapter unle...
Recommended
Duplexer for two-sided printing
Ethernet
Wi-Fi, and Wireless Direct
Prints through the cloud
Only one paper tray, with no optional trays available
Cheap, swift, and inexpensive to run, the Officejet Pro 6230 is a no-nonsense office inkjet......
Mar 2015

Date Released

HP DeskJet 3630 HP Officejet Pro 6230
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 Pro 6230
HP
Officejet Pro
6230
0 trees 0.0018 tonnes CO2

Specification

 
 
 
Printing HP DeskJet 3630 HP Officejet Pro 6230
Time to First Page (colour, Normal) Unknown - Click to provide data 17s
Time to First Page (black, Normal) Unknown - Click to provide data 14s
Resolution Colour Unknown - Click to provide data 600 DPI
Print Speed (black, Normal Quality, A4/US Letter) 8.5ppm
BEST
18ppm
 
 
 
Print Technology HP DeskJet 3630 HP Officejet Pro 6230
Print Head Nozzles Unknown - Click to provide data
Maximum Duty Cycle 1,000 Pages Per Month 15,000 Pages Per Month
BEST
 
 
 
Input Capacity HP DeskJet 3630 HP Officejet Pro 6230
Maximum Input Capacity Unknown - Click to provide data 225 Sheets
Standard Input Capacity Unknown - Click to provide data 225 Sheets
 
 
 
Output Capacity HP DeskJet 3630 HP Officejet Pro 6230
Standard Output Capacity Unknown - Click to provide data 60 Sheets
 
 
 
Paper Handling HP DeskJet 3630 HP Officejet Pro 6230
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 Pro 6230
Noise Level 47dB Unknown - Click to provide data
Printing Noise Level Unknown - Click to provide data 63dB
 
 
 
Weight & Dimensions HP DeskJet 3630 HP Officejet Pro 6230
Weight 4.2kg 5.1kg
Height 158mm 145.5mm
Depth 310mm 385mm
Width 438mm 464mm
 
 
 
Power HP DeskJet 3630 HP Officejet Pro 6230
Power Consumption (standby) 2.1W Unknown - Click to provide data
Power Consumption (off) Unknown - Click to provide data 1.16W
Typical Power Consumption 10W 24W
 
 
 
Operational Conditions HP DeskJet 3630 HP Officejet Pro 6230
Operating Relative Humidity (H-H) 20% 20%
Operating Temperature (T-T) 40°C 40°C
 
 
 
Media Formats HP DeskJet 3630 HP Officejet Pro 6230
Standard Media Sizes
 
 
 
System Requirements HP DeskJet 3630 HP Officejet Pro 6230
Compatible Operating Systems
Minimum System Requirements Unknown - Click to provide data
 
 
 
Media Weight HP DeskJet 3630 HP Officejet Pro 6230
Recommended Media Weight 60g/m² 1g/m²
 
 
 
Technical Details HP DeskJet 3630 HP Officejet Pro 6230
Colour Management Unknown - Click to provide data
Technical Features Unknown - Click to provide data
Image Scaling/enlargement Range Unknown - Click to provide data
Service & Support Unknown - Click to provide data
Type
Interface
Copy Resolution (black Text) 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
RAM Capacity Unknown - Click to provide data
Compliance Industry Standards
Bundled Software Unknown - Click to provide data
Processor Frequency Unknown - Click to provide data 50MHz

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