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HP Officejet 5740

$129.99
HP Officejet 5740
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Brand Rating
Average Brand
72
Features
Good Features
63
Popularity
A Less Popular Choice
91
Value for Money
Excellent
73
Kagoo Score
Very Good
Our Verdict:
A good spec and low cost 8ppm print speed (colour, normal quality, A4/US Le inkjet printer.
8ppm 1200 X 1200 DPI Yes 22ppm Sep 2015
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HP Officejet 5740 Price History

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Our unique forecasting algorithm looks at historic price trends and predicts the most likely price change over the next 2 weeks. You may want to consider buying now before the price goes up.

There is a 75% chance that the price of the HP Officejet 5740 will go up in the next 2 weeks. We forecast that prices will increase by up to $26 over this period.

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Representing excellent value for money, we have ranked the HP Officejet 5740 number 35 across all inkjet printers.

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Kagoo Score
59
Brand Rating
73
Features
92
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Kagoo Score

Why Has it Scored 73?

HP is an average inkjet printer brand.
It is over 2 years old and it is likely that newer, better inkjet printers are available. View the latest inkjet printers 2018.
This inkjet printer has some good features, but is also missing a couple of features:
1200 x 1200 DPI
Supports colour printing
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Very slow print speed (colour)
Smaller than average standard output capacity

What is the Kagoo Score?

We calculate the Kagoo Score for each inkjet printer by looking at its reviews, features, popularity, age and value for money.

The Kagoo Score is an easy way to understand whether the inkjet printer is recommended.

The Kagoo Scores are constantly being updated. As newer, higher spec inkjet printers come to market, the older inkjet printers will gradually have their Kagoo Score reduced.

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Features

Key Reasons For and Against

1200 x 1200 DPI
Supports colour printing
Legal max print size
Has a Wi-Fi
Average print speed (black)
Average standard input capacity
Very slow print speed (colour)
Smaller than average standard output capacity
Very small maximum duty cycle
1200 X 1200 DPI

The biggest resolution of the HP Officejet 5740 is 1200 x 1200 DPI. That's 75% less resolution than the most common resolution of 4800 x 1200 DPI. The best resolution of all inkjets is 9600 x 2400 DPI and the worst is 720 x 360 DPI. §.

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Average Print Speed (Black)

The print speed (black) of the Officejet 5740 of 22ppm is relatively standard compared to most other inkjets. It is in the fastest 55% of all inkjets when ordered by this feature.

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Supports Colour Printing
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The HP Officejet 5740 supports colour printing, as do 85% of inkjets.

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Very Slow Print Speed (Colour)

The slowest print speed (colour) of inkjets is 1ppm, the fastest is 63ppm, and the average print speed (colour) is 15ppm. The Officejet 5740's print speed (colour) of only 8ppm is slower than average when compared to most other inkjets. It is slower than 65% of all inkjet printers when ranked by this feature.

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Average Standard Input Capacity
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The Officejet 5740's standard input capacity of 125 sheets is relatively standard compared to most other inkjets. It is bigger than 53% of all inkjet printers when ranked by this feature.

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Smaller Than Average Standard Output Capacity

The Officejet 5740's standard output capacity of only 25 sheets is smaller than 96% of all inkjets when ordered by this feature. Across all the inkjets the standard output capacities range from 20 sheets to 2,600 sheets, and the average standard output capacity is 160 sheets.

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Legal Max Print Size
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This inkjet has a Legal maximum print size, which is the most commonly found maximum print size on inkjets. §.

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Has a Wi-Fi
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The HP Officejet 5740 has a Wi-Fi, as do 84% of inkjets.

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Very Small Maximum Duty Cycle

Inkjets have maximum duty cycles of between 50 pages per month and 300,000 pages per month, and the average maximum duty cycle is 32,000 pages per month. The Officejet 5740's maximum duty cycle of only 1,000 pages per month is in the smallest 23% of all inkjet printers when ranked by this feature.

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Value for Money

Value for Money

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HP Officejet 5740 Specification

Key Features
Print Speed (Colour)
Maximum Resolution
Wi-Fi
Printing
Time to First Page (Colour, Normal)
Time to First Page (Black, Normal)
Print Speed (Black)
Print Technology
Duplex Print Options
Printing Colours
Maximum Duty Cycle
Colour Printing
Colour Depth
Features
Energy Star Certified
Memory
Internal Memory
Input Capacity
Auto Document Feeder (ADF) Input Capacity
Maximum Input Capacity
Standard Input Capacity
Output Capacity
Standard Output Capacity
Paper Handling
Recommended Media Weight
Standard Media Sizes
Maximum Print Size
Borderless Printing Media Sizes
Envelopes Sizes
Ports & Interfaces
Compatible Memory Cards
Sound Emission
Noise Level
Weight & Dimensions
Weight
Height
Depth
Width
Power
Power Consumption (Standby)
AC Input Voltage
Typical Power Consumption
Operational Conditions
Operating Relative Humidity (H-H)
Operating Temperature (T-T)
System Requirements
Compatible Operating Systems
Display
Display Diagonal
Packaging Content
Drivers Included
Bundled Software
Technical Details
Fax Resolution Fine Mode (Colour)
Image Scaling/enlargement Range
Service & Support
Compliance Industry Standards
Copy Resolution (Black Text)
Connection to PC
Type
Interface
Media Types Supported
Copy Speed (Normal Quality, Black, A4)
Print Technology

Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers

brand b9s76ab1h, hp sku1064731, hp sku1060576, hp sku1064469, hp sku1061854, hp black8ppm, hp b9s76ab1h, hp oj5740, hp 12ppm

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00888182569429

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