HP ENVY 7640 vs HP Officejet Pro 8720
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HP ENVY 7640vsHP Officejet Pro 8720

HP ENVY 7640

83

Overall Score

83

Overall Score

HP ENVY 7640

$57.16
$42.83
Our Verdict:
A very economical to run and top-value 1200 x 1200 DPI inkjet printer, with great features
97
Value for Money
Excellent
81
Features
Fully-Featured
90
Running Costs
$0 Over 5 Years
83
Overall Score
Excellent
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 Officejet Pro 8720

81

Overall Score

81

Overall Score
Our Verdict:
A low cost and award winning 1200 x 1200 DPI inkjet, with great features and low running costs
92
Reviews
62 Reviews + 2 Awards
85
Value for Money
Very Good
81
Features
Fully-Featured
72
Running Costs
$0 Over 5 Years
81
Overall Score
Excellent
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 ENVY 7640

83

Overall Score

83

Overall Score

HP ENVY 7640

$57.16
$42.83
Our Verdict:
A very economical to run and top-value 1200 x 1200 DPI inkjet printer, with great features
97
Value for Money
Excellent
81
Features
Fully-Featured
90
Running Costs
$0 Over 5 Years
83
Overall Score
Excellent
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 Officejet Pro 8720

81

Overall Score

81

Overall Score
Our Verdict:
A low cost and award winning 1200 x 1200 DPI inkjet, with great features and low running costs
92
Reviews
62 Reviews + 2 Awards
85
Value for Money
Very Good
81
Features
Fully-Featured
72
Running Costs
$0 Over 5 Years
81
Overall Score
Excellent
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 ENVY 7640 HP Officejet Pro 8720
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Reasons For

HP ENVY 7640 HP Officejet Pro 8720
3 Reasons For
$96 Cheaper
The HP ENVY 7640 costs $95.83 less than the HP Officejet Pro 8720.
58% Cheaper to Run Over Five Years
The HP ENVY 7640 only costs $0 to run over five years but the HP Officejet Pro 8720 costs $0 to run (137% more).
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Better Les Numeriques.com Review Score
The HP ENVY 7640 has a review score of 100% from Les Numeriques.com, whereas the rating of the HP Officejet Pro 8720 was only 80% from the same site.
7 Reasons For
41% Faster Print Speed (black, Normal Quality, A4/US Letter)
HP Officejet Pro 8720 is 37ppm print speed (black, normal quality, A4/US Let. That's 15ppm faster than the HP ENVY 7640 (22ppm).

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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Significantly Bigger Maximum Duty Cycle
The HP Officejet Pro 8720 is a 30,000 pages per month max duty cycle inkjet printer, whereas the HP ENVY 7640 is only a 1,000 pages per month max duty cycle inkjet printer (29,000 pages per month smaller).

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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Bigger Standard Input Capacity
The HP Officejet Pro 8720 is a 250 sheets standard input capacity inkjet printer. That's 125 sheets bigger than the HP ENVY 7640 (125 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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Bigger Standard Output Capacity
The HP Officejet Pro 8720 is a 150 sheets standard output capacity inkjet printer. That's 125 sheets bigger than the HP ENVY 7640 (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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More Shops Are Selling it
The more sellers stock the product, the greater competition amongst sellers to keep prices low.
Moderately Better Expert Reviews
The HP Officejet Pro 8720 has an average expert review score of 78%, but the HP ENVY 7640 has an average rating of 74% (based on 17 reviews).
Much Better User Reviews
The HP Officejet Pro 8720 has an average user review score of 85%, but the HP ENVY 7640 has an average rating of 69% (based on 41 reviews).

Reviews & Awards

Awards

The HP ENVY 7640 and the HP Officejet Pro 8720 both have 2 awards. Compare all award winning inkjet printers.
HP ENVY 7640 HP Officejet Pro 8720
2 Awards
Digital Versus: 5 Star Les Numeriques.com: 5 Star
2 Awards
Expert Reviews: Recommended itpro.co.uk: Recommended

Average Expert Rating

The HP Officejet Pro 8720 has better expert reviews than the HP ENVY 7640. The average expert reviews score for the HP Officejet Pro 8720 is 78% based on 13 reviews, where as the average score for the HP ENVY 7640 is 74% based on 17 reviews.
HP ENVY 7640 HP Officejet Pro 8720
5 stars
2 reviews
4 stars
9 reviews
3 stars
2 reviews
2 stars
0 reviews
1 star
0 reviews
Best
5 stars
1 review
4 stars
6 reviews
3 stars
0 reviews
2 stars
0 reviews
1 star
0 reviews

Average User Rating

The HP Officejet Pro 8720 has better user reviews than the HP ENVY 7640. The average user reviews score for the HP Officejet Pro 8720 is 85% based on 55 reviews, where as the average score for the HP ENVY 7640 is 69% based on 41 reviews.
HP ENVY 7640 HP Officejet Pro 8720
5 stars
16 reviews
4 stars
8 reviews
3 stars
5 reviews
2 stars
2 reviews
1 star
10 reviews
Best
5 stars
36 reviews
4 stars
7 reviews
3 stars
6 reviews
2 stars
2 reviews
1 star
4 reviews

Proportion of Users That Recommend It

For both the HP Officejet Pro 8720 than the HP ENVY 7640 the same percentage of owners recommend the product. In both cases 17.6% recommend the product, based on a total of 68 reviews for the HP Officejet Pro 8720 and 68 reviews for the HP Officejet Pro 8720.

Date Released

HP ENVY 7640 HP Officejet Pro 8720
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.

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 7640
HP
ENVY 7640
0 trees 0.0011 tonnes CO2 (Best)
HP Officejet Pro 8720
HP
Officejet Pro
8720
0 trees 0.0026 tonnes CO2

Specification

 
 
 
Printing HP ENVY 7640 HP Officejet Pro 8720
Time to First Page (colour, Normal) 22s 10s
BEST
Time to First Page (black, Normal) 18s
BEST
9s
Print Speed (black, Normal Quality, A4/US Letter) 22ppm 37ppm
BEST
 
 
 
Print Technology HP ENVY 7640 HP Officejet Pro 8720
Print Head Nozzles Unknown - Click to provide data
Duplex Print Options Unknown - Click to provide data
Maximum Duty Cycle 1,000 Pages Per Month 30,000 Pages Per Month
BEST
 
 
 
Memory HP ENVY 7640 HP Officejet Pro 8720
Maximum Internal Memory Unknown - Click to provide data 256MB
Internal Memory 128MB 256MB
BEST
 
 
 
Input Capacity HP ENVY 7640 HP Officejet Pro 8720
Auto Document Feeder (ADF) Input Capacity 25 Sheets 50 Sheets
BEST
Maximum Input Capacity Unknown - Click to provide data 500 Sheets
Standard Input Capacity 125 Sheets 250 Sheets
BEST
 
 
 
Output Capacity HP ENVY 7640 HP Officejet Pro 8720
Standard Output Capacity 25 Sheets
BEST
150 Sheets
 
 
 
Paper Handling HP ENVY 7640 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 ENVY 7640 HP Officejet Pro 8720
Noise Level 49dB
BEST
60dB
 
 
 
Weight & Dimensions HP ENVY 7640 HP Officejet Pro 8720
Weight 7.7kg 15kg
Height 193mm 339.1mm
Depth 410mm 530.1mm
Width 454mm 499.5mm
 
 
 
Power HP ENVY 7640 HP Officejet Pro 8720
Power Consumption (standby) 5.04W 6.7W
Power Consumption (off) 1.55W Unknown - Click to provide data
Typical Power Consumption 15W 35W
 
 
 
Operational Conditions HP ENVY 7640 HP Officejet Pro 8720
Operating Relative Humidity (H-H) 20% 20%
Operating Temperature (T-T) 40°C
BEST
32°C
 
 
 
Media Formats HP ENVY 7640 HP Officejet Pro 8720
Standard Media Sizes
 
 
 
System Requirements HP ENVY 7640 HP Officejet Pro 8720
Compatible Operating Systems
 
 
 
Display HP ENVY 7640 HP Officejet Pro 8720
Display Diagonal 3.5" 4.3"
 
 
 
Media Weight HP ENVY 7640 HP Officejet Pro 8720
Recommended Media Weight 250g/m² Unknown - Click to provide data
 
 
 
Technical Details HP ENVY 7640 HP Officejet Pro 8720
Image Scaling/enlargement Range Unknown - Click to provide data
Fax Resolution Fine Mode (colour)
Service & Support Unknown - Click to provide data
Type
Interface
Copy Resolution (black Text)
Media Types Supported
Colour Depth
Copy Speed (normal Quality, Black, A4)
Compliance Industry Standards Unknown - Click to provide data
Emulations Unknown - Click to provide data
Bundled Software
Gray Scale Levels Unknown - Click to provide data

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