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HP Deskjet 3636vsHP Officejet Pro 8720

HP Deskjet 3636

77

Overall Score

77

Overall Score
Our Verdict:
A top-value and staggeringly economical to run 4800 x 1200 DPI inkjet printer, with good features
98
Value for Money
Excellent
73
Features
Good Features
97
Running Costs
$0 Over 5 Years
77
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 Officejet Pro 8720

77

Overall Score

77

Overall Score
Our Verdict:
An award winning and cheap 1200 x 1200 DPI inkjet, with satisfactory running costs and good features
90
Reviews
62 Reviews + 2 Awards
89
Value for Money
Very Good
74
Features
Good Features
62
Running Costs
$0 Over 5 Years
77
Overall Score
Very Good
1200 X 1200 DPI Yes Inkjet 37ppm 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) 37ppm
Release Date Sep 2015
HP Deskjet 3636

77

Overall Score

77

Overall Score
Our Verdict:
A top-value and staggeringly economical to run 4800 x 1200 DPI inkjet printer, with good features
98
Value for Money
Excellent
73
Features
Good Features
97
Running Costs
$0 Over 5 Years
77
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 Officejet Pro 8720

77

Overall Score

77

Overall Score
Our Verdict:
An award winning and cheap 1200 x 1200 DPI inkjet, with satisfactory running costs and good features
90
Reviews
62 Reviews + 2 Awards
89
Value for Money
Very Good
74
Features
Good Features
62
Running Costs
$0 Over 5 Years
77
Overall Score
Very Good
1200 X 1200 DPI Yes Inkjet 37ppm 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) 37ppm
Release Date Sep 2015

Top Prices

HP Deskjet 3636 HP Officejet Pro 8720
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HP DeskJet 3636 All-in-One Inkjet Multifunction Printer/Copier - Red (Pre-Owned/Certified - No Ink Included)
$37.99
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HP OfficeJet PRO 8720 All-In-One Wireless Inkjet Color Printer CopyScanFax WHITE (Brand new, unopened)
$159.99
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HP OfficeJet PRO 8720 e-All-In-One Wireless Inkjet Color Printer Copy Scan Fax (Brand new, unopened)
$174.98
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Printer, HP OfficeJet Pro 8720 Photo Printer, Scanner, Copier, Fax, White (Brand new, unopened)
$199.99
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Brand New HP Officejet Pro 8720 Wireless All-in-One Inkjet Printer Replace 8620 (Brand new, unopened)
$219.99
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Brand New HP Officejet Pro 8720 Black Version Wireless All-in-One Inkjet Printer (Brand new, unopened)
$229.99
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Printer, HP OfficeJet Pro 8720 Photo Printer, Scanner, Copier, Fax, Black (Brand new, unopened)
$299.99
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HP OfficeJet Pro 8720 Inkjet Printer, Copy/Fax/Print/Scan (Brand new, unopened)
$345.20
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Reasons For

HP Deskjet 3636 HP Officejet Pro 8720
3 Reasons For
$122 Cheaper
The HP Deskjet 3636 costs $37.99, whereas the HP Officejet Pro 8720 is $159.99.
$0 Cheaper to Run Over Five Years
The HP Deskjet 3636 only costs $0 to run over five years whereas the HP Officejet Pro 8720 costs $0 to run (258% more).
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One Year Longer Manufacturer's Guarantee
The manufacturer's guarantee provided with the HP Deskjet 3636 is one year, but it is zero years for the HP Officejet Pro 8720.
4 Reasons For
Significantly Faster Print Speed (black, Normal Quality, A4/US Letter)
The HP Officejet Pro 8720 is a 37ppm print speed (black, normal quality, A4/US Let inkjet printer, whereas the HP Deskjet 3636 is only an 8.5ppm print speed (black, normal quality, A4/US Let inkjet printer (28.5ppm 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
The HP Officejet Pro 8720 has a maximum duty cycle of 30,000 pages per month. That's 29,000 pages per month bigger than the HP Deskjet 3636 (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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190 Sheets Bigger Standard Input Capacity
The HP Officejet Pro 8720 has a standard input capacity of 250 sheets, however the HP Deskjet 3636 is only a 60 sheets standard input capacity inkjet printer (190 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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More Shops Are Selling it
A greater number of stores increases the price competition amongst retailers for this inkjet printer and also increases the chances of the product remaining in stock.

Reviews & Awards

Awards

HP Deskjet 3636 HP Officejet Pro 8720
No awards found
2 Awards
Expert Reviews: Recommended itpro.co.uk: Recommended

Average Expert Rating

HP Deskjet 3636 HP Officejet Pro 8720
No reviews found
Best
5 stars
1 review
4 stars
6 reviews
3 stars
0 reviews
2 stars
0 reviews
1 star
0 reviews

Average User Rating

HP Deskjet 3636 HP Officejet Pro 8720
No reviews found
Best
5 stars
36 reviews
4 stars
7 reviews
3 stars
6 reviews
2 stars
2 reviews
1 star
4 reviews

Date Released

HP Deskjet 3636 HP Officejet Pro 8720
27 months old 27 months old

Manufacturer's Warranty

HP Deskjet 3636 HP Officejet Pro 8720
1 year 0 years

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.

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.

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 0.00073 tonnes CO2 (Best)
HP Officejet Pro 8720
HP
Officejet Pro
8720
0 trees 0.0026 tonnes CO2

Specification

Printing

HP Deskjet 3636 HP Officejet Pro 8720
Time to First Page (colour, Normal) Unknown - Click to provide data 10s
Time to First Page (black, Normal) Unknown - Click to provide data 9s
Print Speed (colour, Normal Quality, A4/US Letter) 6ppm Unknown - Click to provide data
Print Speed (black, Normal Quality, A4/US Letter) 8.5ppm
BEST
37ppm

Print Technology

HP Deskjet 3636 HP Officejet Pro 8720
Duplex Print Options
Maximum Duty Cycle 1,000 pages per month 30,000 pages per month
BEST

Memory

HP Deskjet 3636 HP Officejet Pro 8720
Maximum Internal Memory Unknown - Click to provide data 256MB
Internal Memory Unknown - Click to provide data 256MB

Input Capacity

HP Deskjet 3636 HP Officejet Pro 8720
Auto Document Feeder (ADF) Input Capacity Unknown - Click to provide data 50 sheets
Maximum Input Capacity Unknown - Click to provide data 500 sheets
Standard Input Capacity 60 sheets
BEST
250 sheets

Output Capacity

HP Deskjet 3636 HP Officejet Pro 8720
Standard Output Capacity Unknown - Click to provide data 150 sheets

Paper Handling

HP Deskjet 3636 HP Officejet Pro 8720
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 3636 HP Officejet Pro 8720
Noise Level Unknown - Click to provide data 60dB

Weight & Dimensions

HP Deskjet 3636 HP Officejet Pro 8720
Weight 4.2kg 15kg
Height Unknown - Click to provide data 339.1mm
Depth Unknown - Click to provide data 530.1mm
Width Unknown - Click to provide data 499.5mm

Power

HP Deskjet 3636 HP Officejet Pro 8720
Power Consumption (standby) Unknown - Click to provide data 6.7W
Typical Power Consumption 10W 35W

Operational Conditions

HP Deskjet 3636 HP Officejet Pro 8720
Operating Relative Humidity (H-H) Unknown - Click to provide data 20%
Operating Temperature (T-T) Unknown - Click to provide data 32°C

Media Formats

HP Deskjet 3636 HP Officejet Pro 8720
Standard Media Sizes Unknown - Click to provide data

Consumables

HP Deskjet 3636 HP Officejet Pro 8720
Approximate Page Yield (A4, Colour) Unknown - Click to provide data
EP-Cartridge Unknown - Click to provide data

System Requirements

HP Deskjet 3636 HP Officejet Pro 8720
Compatible Operating Systems Unknown - Click to provide data
Minimum System Requirements Unknown - Click to provide data

Display

HP Deskjet 3636 HP Officejet Pro 8720
Display Diagonal Unknown - Click to provide data 4.3"

Technical Details

HP Deskjet 3636 HP Officejet Pro 8720
Image Scaling/enlargement Range Unknown - Click to provide data
Printer Features Unknown - Click to provide data
Fax Resolution Fine Mode (colour) Unknown - Click to provide data
Type Unknown - Click to provide data
Wireless Technology Unknown - Click to provide data
Interface Unknown - Click to provide data
Copy Resolution (black Text) 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
Optical Scanning Resolution 1,200 DPI Unknown - Click to provide data

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