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74

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HP 3820

HP 3820
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A fully featured but 3 year old 4800 x 1200 DPI inkjet
4800 X 1200 DPI Yes Inkjet 6ppm Jul 2015
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HP 3820 Review

With excellent features, we have ranked the HP 3820 number 187 across all inkjet printers.
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74
Overall Score
Very Good

Why Has it Scored 74?

It is over 2 years old and it is likely that newer, better inkjet printers are available. View the latest inkjets 2018.
This inkjet printer has running costs of $0 over 5 years, which puts it typical compared to the other 236 inkjet printers that we have compared it to. View all energy saving inkjet printers.
It has some great features:
4800 x 1200 DPI

HP 3820 In-Depth Analysis

Running Costs

OK Running Costs

Based on average usage levels and energy prices we estimate that the 3820 will cost $0 over 5 years to run, which is typical compared to the other 236 inkjet printers.

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Features

4800 X 1200 DPI

The maximum resolution of this inkjet printer is 4800 x 1200 DPI, which is the most frequently found resolution on inkjets.

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Very Slow Print Speed (colour, Normal Quality, A4/US Letter)

The print speed (colour, normal quality, A4/US Letter) of the HP 3820 of only 4.5ppm is slower than 93% of all inkjets when ordered by this feature. The print speeds (colour, normal quality, A4/US Letter) of inkjets range from 3ppm to 55ppm, and the average print speed (colour, normal quality, A4/US Letter) is 17ppm.

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Slower Than Average Print Speed (black, Normal Quality, A4/US Letter)

Inkjet printers have print speeds (black, normal quality, A4/US Letter) of between 2ppm and 15,000ppm, and the average print speed (black, normal quality, A4/US Letter) is 88ppm. The HP 3820's print speed (black, normal quality, A4/US Letter) of only 6ppm is slower than 96% of all inkjets when sorted by this feature.

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Only Two Print Cartridges

The HP 3820 is an inkjet that takes two print cartridges.

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Very Small Standard Input Capacity

The standard input capacity of the HP 3820 of only 100 sheets is smaller than 68% of all inkjets when ordered by this feature. The smallest standard input capacity of inkjet printers is 1 sheets, the biggest is 1,600 sheets, and the average standard input capacity is 250 sheets.

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Very Small Standard Output Capacity

The HP 3820's standard output capacity of only 50 sheets is smaller than average when compared to most other inkjets. It is in the smallest 33% of all inkjets when ranked by this feature. The average standard output capacity of all inkjets is 150 sheets, with the smallest being 20 sheets and the biggest being 500 sheets.

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Very Small Maximum Duty Cycle

The maximum duty cycle of the HP 3820 of only 1,000 pages per month is smaller than 77% of all inkjets when ranked by this feature. The maximum duty cycles of inkjets range from 50 pages per month to 280,000 pages per month, and the average maximum duty cycle is 33,000 pages per month.

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