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HP Envy 4520vsHP OfficeJet 3830

HP Envy 4520

75

Overall Score

75

Overall Score

HP Envy 4520

$45.00
Our Verdict:
A very economical to run and bargain price 1200 x 1200 DPI inkjet printer, with good features
97
Value for Money
Excellent
72
Features
Good Features
84
Running Costs
$0 Over 5 Years
75
Overall Score
Very Good
1200 X 1200 DPI Yes Inkjet 20ppm 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) 20ppm
Release Date Sep 2015
HP OfficeJet 3830

75

Overall Score

75

Overall Score

HP OfficeJet 3830

$49.99
$61.99
Our Verdict:
A remarkably economical to run and great value for money 1200 x 1200 DPI inkjet, with good features
94
Value for Money
Excellent
72
Features
Good Features
96
Running Costs
$0 Over 5 Years
75
Overall Score
Very Good
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 Envy 4520

75

Overall Score

75

Overall Score

HP Envy 4520

$45.00
Our Verdict:
A very economical to run and bargain price 1200 x 1200 DPI inkjet printer, with good features
97
Value for Money
Excellent
72
Features
Good Features
84
Running Costs
$0 Over 5 Years
75
Overall Score
Very Good
1200 X 1200 DPI Yes Inkjet 20ppm 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) 20ppm
Release Date Sep 2015
HP OfficeJet 3830

75

Overall Score

75

Overall Score

HP OfficeJet 3830

$49.99
$61.99
Our Verdict:
A remarkably economical to run and great value for money 1200 x 1200 DPI inkjet, with good features
94
Value for Money
Excellent
72
Features
Good Features
96
Running Costs
$0 Over 5 Years
75
Overall Score
Very Good
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

Top Prices

HP Envy 4520 HP OfficeJet 3830
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Reasons For

HP Envy 4520 HP OfficeJet 3830
5 Reasons For
11.5ppm Faster Print Speed (black, Normal Quality, A4/US Letter)
HP Envy 4520 is 20ppm print speed (black, normal quality, A4/US Let, but the HP OfficeJet 3830 is only an 8.5ppm print speed (black, normal quality, A4/US Let inkjet printer (11.5ppm 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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200 Pages Per Month Bigger Maximum Duty Cycle
The HP Envy 4520 is a 1,200 pages per month max duty cycle inkjet printer. That's 200 pages per month bigger than the HP OfficeJet 3830 (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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A Lot Bigger Standard Input Capacity
The HP Envy 4520 has a standard input capacity of 100 sheets, whereas the HP OfficeJet 3830 is only a 60 sheets standard input capacity inkjet printer (40 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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$5 Cheaper
The HP Envy 4520 costs $45.00, whereas the HP OfficeJet 3830 is $49.99.
One Year Longer Manufacturer's Guarantee
The manufacturer's guarantee provided with the HP Envy 4520 is one year, but it is zero years for the HP OfficeJet 3830.
1 Reason For
Cheaper to Run by $0 Over Five Years
The HP OfficeJet 3830 only costs $0 to run over five years however the HP Envy 4520 costs $0 to run (58% more).
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Date Released

HP Envy 4520 HP OfficeJet 3830
27 months old 27 months old

Manufacturer's Warranty

HP Envy 4520 HP OfficeJet 3830
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 Envy 4520
HP
Envy 4520
0 trees 0.0012 tonnes CO2
HP OfficeJet 3830
HP
OfficeJet 3830
0 trees 0.00073 tonnes CO2 (Best)

Specification

Printing

HP Envy 4520 HP OfficeJet 3830
Time to First Page (colour, Normal) 20s 17s
BEST
Time to First Page (black, Normal) 18s 14s
BEST
Print Speed (black, Normal Quality, A4/US Letter) 20ppm 8.5ppm
BEST

Print Technology

HP Envy 4520 HP OfficeJet 3830
Print Head Nozzles Unknown - Click to provide data
Duplex Print Options Unknown - Click to provide data
Maximum Duty Cycle 1,200 pages per month
BEST
1,000 pages per month

Memory

HP Envy 4520 HP OfficeJet 3830
Maximum Internal Memory 64MB 512MB
Internal Memory 64MB
BEST
512MB

Input Capacity

HP Envy 4520 HP OfficeJet 3830
Auto Document Feeder (ADF) Input Capacity Unknown - Click to provide data 35 sheets
Standard Input Capacity 100 sheets 60 sheets
BEST

Output Capacity

HP Envy 4520 HP OfficeJet 3830
Standard Output Capacity 25 sheets 25 sheets

Paper Handling

HP Envy 4520 HP OfficeJet 3830
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 4520 HP OfficeJet 3830
Noise Level 51dB 48dB
BEST

Weight & Dimensions

HP Envy 4520 HP OfficeJet 3830
Weight 5.4kg 5.6kg
Height 128mm 224.4mm
Depth 367mm 364mm
Width 445mm 450mm

Power

HP Envy 4520 HP OfficeJet 3830
Power Consumption (standby) 3.05W 2.83W
Typical Power Consumption 15W 10W

Operational Conditions

HP Envy 4520 HP OfficeJet 3830
Operating Relative Humidity (H-H) 20% 20%
Operating Temperature (T-T) 40°C 40°C

Media Formats

HP Envy 4520 HP OfficeJet 3830
Standard Media Sizes

System Requirements

HP Envy 4520 HP OfficeJet 3830
Compatible Operating Systems

Display

HP Envy 4520 HP OfficeJet 3830
Display Diagonal 2.2" 2.2"

Media Weight

HP Envy 4520 HP OfficeJet 3830
Recommended Media Weight 64g/m² 60g/m²

Technical Details

HP Envy 4520 HP OfficeJet 3830
Colour Management Unknown - Click to provide data
Image Scaling/enlargement Range Unknown - Click to provide data
Fax Resolution Fine Mode (colour) Unknown - Click to provide data
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
Bundled Software

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