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HP Officejet Pro 8740

68

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HP Officejet Pro 8740

$404.96
HP Officejet Pro 8740
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A good spec and good value for money 1200 x 1200 DPI inkjet, with alright running costs
1200 X 1200 DPI Yes Inkjet 36ppm Sep 2015
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HP Officejet Pro 8740 Review

Representing excellent value for money but with good features, we have ranked the HP Officejet Pro 8740 number 29 across all inkjet printers.
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Value for Money
Very Good
68
Features
Good Features
54
Running Costs
$0 Over 5 Years
68
Overall Score
Good

Why Has it Scored 68?

It is over 2 years old and it is likely that newer, better inkjet printers are available. View the latest inkjet printers 2017.
This inkjet printer has running costs of $0 over 5 years, which puts it typical compared to the other 247 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:
Faster than average print speed (black, normal quality, A4/US Letter)
Bigger than average standard input capacity
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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HP Officejet Pro 8740 In-Depth Analysis

Value For Money

Fantastic Value for Money

Whilst the product is more expensive than 53% of inkjets, it has mediocre features and at $404.96 it appears to be great value for money overall.

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Cheaper Price Found in the United Kingdom

We found a cheaper price for the HP Officejet Pro 8740 of £249.99 ($249.99) in the United Kingdom. That's a saving of $154.97.

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Running Costs

Running Costs Are OK

The average 5 year running cost of the Officejet Pro 8740 is $0 based on average energy prices, which is typical compared to the other 247 inkjets.

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Features

1200 X 1200 DPI

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

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

The print speed (black, normal quality, A4/US Letter) of the HP Officejet Pro 8740 of 36ppm is faster than average when compared to most other inkjets. It is faster than 87% of all inkjet printers when sorted by this feature. The average print speed (black, normal quality, A4/US Letter) of all inkjets is 91ppm, with the slowest being 1ppm and the fastest being 15,000ppm.

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Bigger Than Average Standard Input Capacity

The smallest standard input capacity of inkjet printers is 1 sheets, the biggest is 1,600 sheets, and the average standard input capacity is 260 sheets. The HP Officejet Pro 8740's standard input capacity of 500 sheets is bigger than average when compared to most other inkjets. It is bigger than 81% of all inkjets when sorted by this feature.

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Average Standard Output Capacity

The standard output capacity of the Officejet Pro 8740 of 150 sheets is pretty average compared to most other inkjets. It is in the biggest 62% of all inkjets when sorted by this feature.

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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 inkjets.

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Has a Wi-Fi

The Officejet Pro 8740 has a Wi-Fi. 55% of inkjet printers also have a Wi-Fi.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers:

hewlettpackard k7s42a, hp k7s42a

Barcodes:

00889894310828, 04943783166159

HP Officejet Pro 8740

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