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HP Officejet Pro 8740vsHP PageWide Pro 452dw

HP Officejet Pro 8740

68

Overall Score

68

Overall Score
Our Verdict:
A good spec and good value for money 1200 x 1200 DPI inkjet, with alright running costs
89
Value for Money
Very Good
68
Features
Good Features
54
Running Costs
$0 Over 5 Years
68
Overall Score
Good
1200 X 1200 DPI Yes Inkjet 36ppm 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) 36ppm
Release Date Sep 2015
HP PageWide Pro 452dw

59

Overall Score

59

Overall Score

HP PageWide Pro 452dw

$306.90
$175.24
Our Verdict:
A cheap and good spec 2400 x 1200 DPI inkjet printer, with satisfactory running costs
72
Value for Money
Good
63
Features
Good Features
37
Running Costs
$1 Over 5 Years
59
Overall Score
Average
2400 X 1200 DPI Yes Inkjet 40ppm Oct 2016
Maximum Resolution Colour Printing Print Technology Print Speed (black, Normal Quality, A4/US Letter) Release Date
Maximum Resolution 2400 X 1200 DPI
Colour Printing Yes
Print Technology Inkjet
Print Speed (black, Normal Quality, A4/US Letter) 40ppm
Release Date Oct 2016
HP Officejet Pro 8740

68

Overall Score

68

Overall Score
Our Verdict:
A good spec and good value for money 1200 x 1200 DPI inkjet, with alright running costs
89
Value for Money
Very Good
68
Features
Good Features
54
Running Costs
$0 Over 5 Years
68
Overall Score
Good
1200 X 1200 DPI Yes Inkjet 36ppm 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) 36ppm
Release Date Sep 2015
HP PageWide Pro 452dw

59

Overall Score

59

Overall Score

HP PageWide Pro 452dw

$306.90
$175.24
Our Verdict:
A cheap and good spec 2400 x 1200 DPI inkjet printer, with satisfactory running costs
72
Value for Money
Good
63
Features
Good Features
37
Running Costs
$1 Over 5 Years
59
Overall Score
Average
2400 X 1200 DPI Yes Inkjet 40ppm Oct 2016
Maximum Resolution Colour Printing Print Technology Print Speed (black, Normal Quality, A4/US Letter) Release Date
Maximum Resolution 2400 X 1200 DPI
Colour Printing Yes
Print Technology Inkjet
Print Speed (black, Normal Quality, A4/US Letter) 40ppm
Release Date Oct 2016

Top Prices

HP Officejet Pro 8740 HP PageWide Pro 452dw
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$404.96
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$475.00
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HP PageWide Pro 452dw Inkjet Printer NEW NEW NEW (Brand new, unopened)
$306.90
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HP PageWide Pro 452dw Inkjet Printer NEW FREE SHIPPING (Brand new, unopened)
$375.84
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HP PageWide Pro 452dw Wireless Inkjet Printer, 55 ppm, 1200x1200 dpi Black, 2400x1200 dpi Color, 550 Sheet Standard Input Tray, Wi-Fi
$349.99
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Reasons For

HP Officejet Pro 8740 HP PageWide Pro 452dw
2 Reasons For
More Shops Are Selling it
A greater number of sellers increases the price competition amongst retailers for the product and also increases the chances of this inkjet printer remaining in stock.
Cheaper to Run by $0 Over Five Years
Over five years the HP Officejet Pro 8740 only costs $0 to run however the HP PageWide Pro 452dw costs $1 to run (102% more).
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4 Reasons For
10% Faster Print Speed (black, Normal Quality, A4/US Letter)
The HP PageWide Pro 452dw has a print speed (black, normal quality, A4/US Letter) of 40ppm. That's 4ppm faster than the HP Officejet Pro 8740 (36ppm).

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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A Lot Bigger Maximum Duty Cycle
HP PageWide Pro 452dw is 50,000 pages per month max duty cycle, but the HP Officejet Pro 8740 is only a 30,000 pages per month max duty cycle inkjet printer (20,000 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 Output Capacity
The HP PageWide Pro 452dw is a 300 sheets standard output capacity inkjet printer. That's 150 sheets bigger than the HP Officejet Pro 8740 (150 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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Cheaper by $98
The HP PageWide Pro 452dw costs $98.06 less than the HP Officejet Pro 8740.

Date Released

HP Officejet Pro 8740 HP PageWide Pro 452dw
27 months old 13 months old Best

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 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 Officejet Pro 8740
HP
Officejet Pro
8740
0 trees 0.0026 tonnes CO2 (Best)
HP PageWide Pro 452dw
HP
PageWide Pro
452dw
0 trees 0.0053 tonnes CO2

Specification

Printing

HP Officejet Pro 8740 HP PageWide Pro 452dw
Time to First Page (colour, Normal) 11s
BEST
7s
Time to First Page (black, Normal) 10s
BEST
6.5s
Print Speed (colour, Normal Quality, A4/US Letter) Unknown - Click to provide data 40ppm
Print Speed (black, Normal Quality, A4/US Letter) 36ppm 40ppm
BEST

Print Technology

HP Officejet Pro 8740 HP PageWide Pro 452dw
Duplex Print Options Unknown - Click to provide data
Maximum Duty Cycle 30,000 pages per month 50,000 pages per month
BEST
Print Cartridge Unknown - Click to provide data 4

Memory

HP Officejet Pro 8740 HP PageWide Pro 452dw
Maximum Internal Memory 512MB 512MB
Internal Memory 512MB 512MB

Input Capacity

HP Officejet Pro 8740 HP PageWide Pro 452dw
Maximum Number of Paper Trays Unknown - Click to provide data 3
Number of Standard Paper Trays Unknown - Click to provide data 2
Auto Document Feeder (ADF) Input Capacity 50 sheets Unknown - Click to provide data
Maximum Input Capacity 500 sheets Unknown - Click to provide data
Standard Input Capacity 500 sheets 500 sheets

Output Capacity

HP Officejet Pro 8740 HP PageWide Pro 452dw
Maximum Output Capacity Unknown - Click to provide data 300 sheets
Standard Output Capacity 150 sheets 300 sheets
BEST

Paper Handling

HP Officejet Pro 8740 HP PageWide Pro 452dw
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 Officejet Pro 8740 HP PageWide Pro 452dw
Noise Level 59dB Unknown - Click to provide data

Weight & Dimensions

HP Officejet Pro 8740 HP PageWide Pro 452dw
Weight 18.4kg 16.4kg
Height 411mm 378.9mm
Depth 531mm 407mm
Width 550mm 530mm

Power

HP Officejet Pro 8740 HP PageWide Pro 452dw
Power Consumption (standby) 7.2W 9.5W
Power Consumption (off) Unknown - Click to provide data 0.95W
Typical Power Consumption 35W 70W

Operational Conditions

HP Officejet Pro 8740 HP PageWide Pro 452dw
Operating Relative Humidity (H-H) 20% Unknown - Click to provide data
Operating Temperature (T-T) 32°C Unknown - Click to provide data

Media Formats

HP Officejet Pro 8740 HP PageWide Pro 452dw
Standard Media Sizes Unknown - Click to provide data

System Requirements

HP Officejet Pro 8740 HP PageWide Pro 452dw
Compatible Operating Systems Unknown - Click to provide data

Display

HP Officejet Pro 8740 HP PageWide Pro 452dw
Display Diagonal 4.3" 2"

Media Weight

HP Officejet Pro 8740 HP PageWide Pro 452dw
Recommended Media Weight 60g/m² Unknown - Click to provide data

Technical Details

HP Officejet Pro 8740 HP PageWide Pro 452dw
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
Type 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
Multi-Purpose Tray Capacity Unknown - Click to provide data
Bundled Software Unknown - Click to provide data

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