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HP DeskJet 3720 vs HP Deskjet 3636
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HP DeskJet 3720vsHP Deskjet 3636

HP Deskjet 3636

76

Overall Score

76

Overall Score
Our Verdict:
A fully featured but 2 year old 4800 x 1200 DPI inkjet
82
Features
Fully-Featured
76
Overall Score
Very Good
4800 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 4800 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 3720

83

Overall Score

83

Overall Score
Our Verdict:
A fully featured and award winning 4800 x 1200 DPI inkjet, with a good price
93
Reviews
147 Reviews + 1 Award
72
Value for Money
Good
86
Features
Fully-Featured
83
Overall Score
Excellent
4800 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 4800 X 1200 DPI
Colour Printing Yes
Print Technology Inkjet
Print Speed (black, Normal Quality, A4/US Letter) 7.5ppm
Release Date Sep 2015
HP Deskjet 3636

76

Overall Score

76

Overall Score
Our Verdict:
A fully featured but 2 year old 4800 x 1200 DPI inkjet
82
Features
Fully-Featured
76
Overall Score
Very Good
4800 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 4800 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 3720

83

Overall Score

83

Overall Score
Our Verdict:
A fully featured and award winning 4800 x 1200 DPI inkjet, with a good price
93
Reviews
147 Reviews + 1 Award
72
Value for Money
Good
86
Features
Fully-Featured
83
Overall Score
Excellent
4800 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 4800 X 1200 DPI
Colour Printing Yes
Print Technology Inkjet
Print Speed (black, Normal Quality, A4/US Letter) 7.5ppm
Release Date Sep 2015

Top Prices

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Reasons For

HP Deskjet 3636 HP DeskJet 3720
2 Reasons For
Faster Print Speed (colour, Normal Quality, A4/US Letter)
HP Deskjet 3636 is 6ppm print speed (colour, normal quality, A4/US Le. That's 0.5ppm faster than the HP DeskJet 3720 (5.5ppm).

This measures how long it takes the inkjet printer to print a single colour 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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Faster Print Speed (black, Normal Quality, A4/US Letter)
HP Deskjet 3636 is 8.5ppm print speed (black, normal quality, A4/US Let. That's 1ppm faster than the HP DeskJet 3720 (7.5ppm).

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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2 Reasons For
Cheaper to Run by $394,795 Over Five Years
Over five years the HP DeskJet 3720 only costs -$394,795 to run however the HP Deskjet 3636 costs $0 to run (-100% more).
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Much Better User Reviews
The HP DeskJet 3720 has an average user review score of 88% based on 128 reviews, whereas the HP Deskjet 3636 has an average rating of 70% (based on 21 reviews).

Reviews & Awards

Awards

HP Deskjet 3636 HP DeskJet 3720
No awards found
1 Award

Average Expert Rating

HP Deskjet 3636 HP DeskJet 3720
No reviews found
Best
5 stars
1 review
4 stars
6 reviews
3 stars
5 reviews
2 stars
0 reviews
1 star
0 reviews

Average User Rating

The HP DeskJet 3720 has better user reviews than the HP Deskjet 3636. The average user reviews score for the HP DeskJet 3720 is 88% based on 128 reviews, where as the average score for the HP Deskjet 3636 is 70% based on 21 reviews.
HP Deskjet 3636 HP DeskJet 3720
5 stars
11 reviews
4 stars
2 reviews
3 stars
1 review
2 stars
1 review
1 star
6 reviews
Best
5 stars
77 reviews
4 stars
41 reviews
3 stars
3 reviews
2 stars
1 review
1 star
6 reviews

Date Released

HP Deskjet 3636 HP DeskJet 3720
30 months old 30 months old

Manufacturer's Warranty

Key Features

Print Speed (colour, Normal Quality, A4/US Letter)

This measures how long it takes the inkjet printer to print a single colour A4 page at normal quality.

A faster print speed means the inkjet printer is more efficient and can manage larger print jobs faster.

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 3636
HP
Deskjet 3636
0 trees 0.00075 tonnes CO2
HP DeskJet 3720
HP
DeskJet 3720
-58,739 trees -2300 tonnes CO2

Specification

 
 
 
Printing HP Deskjet 3636 HP DeskJet 3720
Print Speed (colour, Normal Quality, A4/US Letter) 6ppm
BEST
5.5ppm
Print Speed (black, Normal Quality, A4/US Letter) 8.5ppm
BEST
7.5ppm
 
 
 
Print Technology HP Deskjet 3636 HP DeskJet 3720
Duplex Print Options
Maximum Duty Cycle 1,000 Pages Per Month Unknown - Click to provide data
 
 
 
Input Capacity HP Deskjet 3636 HP DeskJet 3720
Standard Input Capacity 60 Sheets 60 Sheets
 
 
 
Weight & Dimensions HP Deskjet 3636 HP DeskJet 3720
Weight 4.2kg 2.3kg
 
 
 
Power HP Deskjet 3636 HP DeskJet 3720
Typical Power Consumption 10W Unknown - Click to provide data
 
 
 
Consumables HP Deskjet 3636 HP DeskJet 3720
Approximate Page Yield (A4, Colour)
EP-Cartridge
 
 
 
System Requirements HP Deskjet 3636 HP DeskJet 3720
Minimum System Requirements
 
 
 
Scanning HP Deskjet 3636 HP DeskJet 3720
Scanner Features Unknown - Click to provide data
 
 
 
Technical Details HP Deskjet 3636 HP DeskJet 3720
Scan Speed (OCR, A4) Unknown - Click to provide data
Printer Features
Wireless Technology
Colour Depth Unknown - Click to provide data
Bundled Software
Optical Scanning Resolution 1,200 DPI 1,200 DPI

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