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HP Officejet Pro 8740

82

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HP Officejet Pro 8740

$459.94
$335.00 $125 cheaper than 50 days ago
HP Officejet Pro 8740
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A fully featured and award winning 1200 x 1200 DPI inkjet, with a good price
1200 X 1200 DPI Yes Inkjet 36ppm Sep 2015
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HP Officejet Pro 8740 Review

With outstanding reviews and excellent features, we have ranked the HP Officejet Pro 8740 number 11 across all inkjet printers.
96
Reviews
73 Reviews + 1 Award
71
Value for Money
Good
85
Features
Fully-Featured
82
Overall Score
Excellent

Why Has it Scored 82?

It has very good expert reviews and very good user reviews with 88% of buyers recommending this inkjet printer to others.
This inkjet printer is over 2 years old and it is likely that newer inkjet printers with better features are available. However it has good reviews so it may still be worth considering. View the latest inkjet printers 2018.
This HP inkjet printer has running costs of $0 over 5 years, which puts it in the most expensive 18% of all 236 inkjet printers that we have compared it to. View all energy saving inkjet printers.
The Officejet Pro 8740 has some great features:
Faster than average print speed (black, normal quality, A4/US Letter)
Bigger than average standard input capacity
Bigger than average standard output capacity
216 x 356 mm (Legal) max print size
Up to 36 ppm print speed colour
Up to 36ppm first page out
Yes airprint
Yes android OS enablement
Yes mopria

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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. The price has dropped from $459.94 to $335 in the last 50 days. You may want to consider buying now before the price goes back up.
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Value for Money

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Running Costs

Running Costs Are Very High

Based on typical energy prices and usage levels we estimate that the 5 year running cost of the Officejet Pro 8740 is $0, which is in the most expensive 18% of all 236 inkjet printers.

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Features

1200 X 1200 DPI

The biggest resolution of the HP Officejet Pro 8740 is 1200 x 1200 DPI. That's 75% less resolution than a 4800 x 1200 DPI inkjet, which is the most common resolution.

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

The Officejet Pro 8740's print speed (black, normal quality, A4/US Letter) of 36ppm is faster than 87% of all inkjets when sorted by this feature. The print speeds (black, normal quality, A4/US Letter) of inkjet printers range from 2ppm to 15,000ppm, and the average print speed (black, normal quality, A4/US Letter) is 88ppm.

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Bigger Than Average Standard Input Capacity

The smallest standard input capacity of inkjets is 1 sheets, the biggest is 1,600 sheets, and the average standard input capacity is 250 sheets. The standard input capacity of the Officejet Pro 8740 of 500 sheets is bigger than average when compared to most other inkjets. It is bigger than 88% of all inkjets when ordered by this feature.

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Bigger Than Average Standard Output Capacity

The standard output capacity of the Officejet Pro 8740 of 150 sheets is bigger than average when compared to most other inkjets. It is bigger than 66% of all inkjets when sorted by this feature. The standard output capacities of inkjets range from 20 sheets to 500 sheets, and the average standard output capacity is 150 sheets.

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216 X 356 Mm (Legal) Max Print Size

This inkjet 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 Officejet Pro 8740 has a Wi-Fi, as do 56% of inkjets.

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