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HP ENVY 5540

73

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HP ENVY 5540

$155.00
HP ENVY 5540
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A very economical to run and good spec 1200 x 1200 DPI inkjet printer, but representing only average value for money
1200 X 1200 DPI Yes Inkjet 22ppm Sep 2015
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HP ENVY 5540 Review

With low running costs and very good features, we have ranked the HP ENVY 5540 number 66 across all inkjet printers.
67
Value for Money
Good
78
Features
Good Features
89
Running Costs
$0 Over 5 Years
73
Overall Score
Very Good

Why Has it Scored 73?

It is over 2 years old and it is likely that newer, better inkjets 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 258 inkjet printers that we have compared it to. View all energy saving inkjets.
It has some good features, but is also missing a couple of features:
216 x 356 mm (Legal) max print size
Has a Wi-Fi
Smaller than average standard output capacity
Very small maximum duty cycle

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HP ENVY 5540 In-Depth Analysis

Value For Money

Disappointing Value for Money

Whilst the product is cheaper than 66% of inkjet printers, it has mediocre features and at $155.00 it does not look like great value for money overall.

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Cheaper Price Found in the United Kingdom

We found a cheaper price for the HP ENVY 5540 of £75.00 ($75.00) in the United Kingdom. That's a saving of $80.00.

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Running Costs

Running Costs Are OK

The ENVY 5540 has an average running cost of $0 over 5 years based on typical energy prices, which is typical compared to the other 258 inkjets.

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Features

1200 X 1200 DPI

The biggest resolution of the HP ENVY 5540 is 1200 x 1200 DPI. That's 75% less resolution than the most frequently found resolution of 4800 x 1200 DPI.

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

The print speed (black, normal quality, A4/US Letter) of the ENVY 5540 of 22ppm is relatively average compared to most other inkjet printers. It is in the fastest 48% of all inkjet printers when ordered by this feature.

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Average Standard Input Capacity

The ENVY 5540's standard input capacity of 125 sheets is fairly typical compared to most other inkjets. It is bigger than 55% of all inkjet printers when ranked by this feature.

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Smaller Than Average Standard Output Capacity

The average standard output capacity of all inkjet printers is 150 sheets, with the smallest being 20 sheets and the biggest being 500 sheets. The ENVY 5540's standard output capacity of only 25 sheets is smaller than average when compared to most other inkjets. It is in the smallest 5% of all inkjet printers when ordered by this feature.

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Very Small Maximum Duty Cycle

The ENVY 5540's maximum duty cycle of only 1,000 pages per month is in the smallest 18% of all inkjet printers when sorted by this feature. The average maximum duty cycle of all inkjet printers is 35,000 pages per month, with the smallest being 50 pages per month and the biggest being 280,000 pages per month.

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216 X 356 Mm (Legal) Max Print Size

This inkjet printer has a 216 x 356 mm (Legal)|210 x 297 mm (A4) maximum print size, which is typical of many inkjet printers.

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Has a Wi-Fi

The ENVY 5540 has a Wi-Fi, as do 56% of inkjets.

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