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HP ENVY 5540vsHP Envy 4502

HP Envy 4502

42

Overall Score

42

Overall Score
Our Verdict:
A very economical to run but only middle of the road spec 4800 x 1200 DPI inkjet
58
Features
Average Features
84
Running Costs
$0 Over 5 Years
42
Overall Score
Mediocre
4800 X 1200 DPI Yes Inkjet 8.8ppm 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) 8.8ppm
Release Date Sep 2015
HP ENVY 5540

54

Overall Score

54

Overall Score

HP ENVY 5540

$155.00
Our Verdict:
A good spec and very economical to run 1200 x 1200 DPI inkjet printer, but representing only moderate value for money
51
Value for Money
Average
62
Features
Good Features
82
Running Costs
$0 Over 5 Years
54
Overall Score
Average
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 Envy 4502

42

Overall Score

42

Overall Score
Our Verdict:
A very economical to run but only middle of the road spec 4800 x 1200 DPI inkjet
58
Features
Average Features
84
Running Costs
$0 Over 5 Years
42
Overall Score
Mediocre
4800 X 1200 DPI Yes Inkjet 8.8ppm 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) 8.8ppm
Release Date Sep 2015
HP ENVY 5540

54

Overall Score

54

Overall Score

HP ENVY 5540

$155.00
Our Verdict:
A good spec and very economical to run 1200 x 1200 DPI inkjet printer, but representing only moderate value for money
51
Value for Money
Average
62
Features
Good Features
82
Running Costs
$0 Over 5 Years
54
Overall Score
Average
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

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Reasons For

HP Envy 4502 HP ENVY 5540
2 Reasons For
Bigger Standard Output Capacity
The HP Envy 4502 is a 30 sheets standard output capacity inkjet printer. That's 5 sheets bigger than the HP ENVY 5540 (25 sheets).

This indicates how many printed sheets of paper the output tray of the printer can hold before it starts to overflow.

A bigger output capacity means that the printer can print more/bigger jobs at once, and won't need to be looked after or the paper collected mid-job.

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6% Cheaper to Run Over Five Years
Over five years the HP Envy 4502 only costs $0 to run but the HP ENVY 5540 costs $0 to run (6% more).
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2 Reasons For
60% Faster Print Speed (black, Normal Quality, A4/US Letter)
HP ENVY 5540 is 22ppm print speed (black, normal quality, A4/US Let. That's 13.2ppm faster than the HP Envy 4502 (8.8ppm).

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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25 Sheets Bigger Standard Input Capacity
The HP ENVY 5540 is a 125 sheets standard input capacity inkjet printer. That's 25 sheets bigger than the HP Envy 4502 (100 sheets).

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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Date Released

HP Envy 4502 HP ENVY 5540
27 months old 27 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.

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.

Standard Output Capacity

This indicates how many printed sheets of paper the output tray of the printer can hold before it starts to overflow.

A bigger output capacity means that the printer can print more/bigger jobs at once, and won't need to be looked after or the paper collected mid-job.

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 Envy 4502
HP
Envy 4502
0 trees 0.00098 tonnes CO2 (Best)
HP ENVY 5540
HP
ENVY 5540
0 trees 0.001 tonnes CO2

Specification

Printing

HP Envy 4502 HP ENVY 5540
Time to First Page (colour, Normal) Unknown - Click to provide data 22s
Time to First Page (black, Normal) Unknown - Click to provide data 19s
Print Speed (black, Normal Quality, A4/US Letter) 8.8ppm
BEST
22ppm

Print Technology

HP Envy 4502 HP ENVY 5540
Duplex Print Options
Maximum Duty Cycle 1,000 pages per month 1,000 pages per month

Memory

HP Envy 4502 HP ENVY 5540
Maximum Internal Memory 32MB 128MB
Internal Memory 32MB
BEST
128MB

Input Capacity

HP Envy 4502 HP ENVY 5540
Standard Input Capacity 100 sheets 125 sheets
BEST

Output Capacity

HP Envy 4502 HP ENVY 5540
Standard Output Capacity 30 sheets
BEST
25 sheets

Paper Handling

HP Envy 4502 HP ENVY 5540
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 Envy 4502 HP ENVY 5540
Noise Level Unknown - Click to provide data 49dB

Weight & Dimensions

HP Envy 4502 HP ENVY 5540
Weight 5.5kg 6.8kg
Height 390mm 156mm
Depth 608mm 410mm
Width 445mm 454mm

Power

HP Envy 4502 HP ENVY 5540
Power Consumption (standby) 2.51W 3.6W
Typical Power Consumption 13.07W 13.95W

Operational Conditions

HP Envy 4502 HP ENVY 5540
Operating Relative Humidity (H-H) 15% 15%
Operating Temperature (T-T) 40°C 40°C

Media Formats

HP Envy 4502 HP ENVY 5540
Standard Media Sizes

System Requirements

HP Envy 4502 HP ENVY 5540
Compatible Operating Systems

Display

HP Envy 4502 HP ENVY 5540
Display Diagonal 2" 2.2"

Media Weight

HP Envy 4502 HP ENVY 5540
Recommended Media Weight 75g/m² 75g/m²

Technical Details

HP Envy 4502 HP ENVY 5540
Colour Management Unknown - Click to provide data
Image Scaling/enlargement Range
Service & Support
Type
Interface
Copy Resolution (black Text)
Supported Network Protocols Unknown - Click to provide data
Media Types Supported
Colour Depth
Copy Speed (normal Quality, Black, A4)
Compliance Industry Standards Unknown - Click to provide data
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