If you are wondering how HP inkjet printers compare to other brands, our guide below collates all the key info in a single place. We've compared 480+ inkjet printers by objectively and impartially analysing 800+ user and expert reviews and 10 awards from hundreds of different review sites.
HP are recognised for their wide selection of mid-range and popular inkjet printers. Their inkjet printers start at $49 for the Envy 5010 which has a print speed (colour) of 7ppm and is a 4800 x 1200 inkjet printer and go up to $5,399 for the DesignJet Z5200 which has a print speed (colour) of 29ppm and is a 1200 x 2400 inkjet printer. The average price of a new HP inkjet printer is $512.
HP are recognised for their wide selection of mid-range and popular inkjet printers.
Is HP the Best Inkjet Printer Brand?
So are HP inkjet printers any good? We give every inkjet printer a Kagoo Score by analysing its specs, reviews and prices and comparing this to its competitors. By aggregating this data across all inkjet printers we are able to impartially rank all the inkjet printer brands.
HP is ranked the No. 1 best inkjet printer brand.
Our detailed analysis taking into account all of the above factors found that HP is the actually best inkjet printer brand out there.
Let's look at how HP inkjet printers compare to the other inkjet printer brands across each of the key facets that make up the Kagoo Score.
All inkjet printer Brands
HP Inkjet Printers
There's a wide selection of HP inkjet printers available compared to other inkjet printer brands, with over 40 HP inkjet printers currently on the market in the US. At an average purchase price of $512, HP inkjet printers also tend to be more expensive than most other inkjet printer brands however they are still a popular choice with consumers.
The average review score for a HP inkjet printer is 82%.
HP have better reviews than the typical inkjet printer brand, with the average rating of a HP inkjet printer being 82%. HP have a number of great features including Instant Ink Ready which sets them apart from the competition.
No. Of Inkjet Printers
Average Price $210
Price Distribution of All Inkjet Printers
No. Of Inkjet Printers
Average Price $512
Price Distribution of HP Inkjet Printers
What Do the HP Inkjet Printer Reviews Say?
We've added up all the reviews for every HP inkjet printer to work out the average distribution of reviews for HP and then compared this to the other inkjet printer brands.
HP has a higher proportion of 4 and 5 star expert reviews for its inkjet printers than most other brands.
Over 100% of expert reviews for HP inkjet printers are 4 stars or higher. This compares to 91% across all inkjet printer brands.
In the table below we compare the average review score given to HP inkjet printers by some of the most popular technology review sites against their reviews for other inkjet printer brands. The best review score from each review source is highlighted in green.
How Many Industry Awards Have HP Inkjet Printers Received?
After checking thousands of expert review websites we found 1 industry award for an HP inkjet printer. The table below compares the number of awards received by HP to other popular inkjet printer brands. The largest number of awards provided by each review source is highlighted in green.
A bargain price and fully featured 18ppm print speed (colour, normal quality, A4/US Le inkjet. It supports colour printing and borderless printing and has a Wi-Fi and a standard input capacity of 250 sheets.
Value for Money
The cheapest price that we could find for the OfficeJet Pro 9010 in the US is $139.99 but in total we found only 1 price for it.
If you're looking for a high end HP inkjet printer then the HP PageWide Pro 477dw takes some beating. It has a Kagoo Score of 75, but is a bit more expensive at $579.50.
Features We Love:
Fast print speed (colour) (40ppm)
Fast print speed (black) (40ppm)
Supports colour printing
Big standard input capacity (500 sheets)
Big standard output capacity (300 sheets)
A fully featured but only moderate value for money 1200 x 2400 DPI inkjet printer. It has a Wi-Fi, a print speed (black) of 40ppm and a standard output capacity of 300 sheets and supports colour printing.
Value for Money
The cheapest price that we could find for the PageWide Pro 477dw in the US is $579.50 and in total we found 4 prices for it.