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HP DeskJet 3720

alaTest has collected and analyzed 299 reviews of HP DeskJet 3720. The average rating for this product is 4.5/5, compared to an average rating of 4.0/5 for other Printers for all reviews. Reviews about the design and price are on the whole positive. The performance and size are also appreciated, but reviews about the paper handling and noise are different.

usability, size, performance, price, design

We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other Printers the HP DeskJet 3720 is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 96/100 = Excellent quality.

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Expert review by: (techradar.com)

HP DeskJet 3720 All-in-One Printer review

 

This MFP is lighter than a laptop

Jul, 2016

Expert review by: Simon Williams (trustedreviews.com)

HP DeskJet 3720

 

The HP DeskJet 3720 is a return to the world of ultra-budget multi-function photo printers. A decade ago, most of the major printer manufacturers made photo printers – small-format devices whose sole task was to print photos, usually from PCs or Macs...

Brownie points to HP for trying a new take on the home all-in-one printer, but there are much better printers to be had for similar money.

Aug, 2016

Expert review by: (which.co.uk)

HP Deskjet 3730 review

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HP claims that the HP Deskjet 3730 is the world's smallest all-in-one. Putting the marketing hype aside, however, it's certainly a compact little printer, and the bright blue accents should brighten up a small home office or study. Can it match good...

Oct, 2016

Expert review by: (which.co.uk)

HP Deskjet 3720 review

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HP claims that the HP Deskjet 3720 is the world's smallest all-in-one. Putting the marketing hype aside, however, it's certainly a compact little printer, and the bright blue accents should brighten up a small home office or study. Can it match good...

Aug, 2016

Expert review by: paul_smart (gadgetspeak.com)

HP Deskjet 3720

 

This is said to be the world’s smallest A4 All In One unit, being small you lose the option to have a flatbed scanner as that would increase the size but the sheet fed scanner works well and the unit is ideal to use remotely with a mobile phone.

Unusually for me I started by downloading a small App to my phone and was able to print scan and copy within around a minute. The registered link then let me download the required basic software to a PC to print, in order to scan I needed to download...

Aug, 2016

Consumer review by: Simmo1959 (johnlewis.com)

pleased with the result from a small unit

 

Purchased this for my grandson to take to university and fits wellington the small space he occupies

Oct, 2017

Consumer review by: Ladylaine1974 (johnlewis.com)

handy little machine

 

set up not as easy as I was expecting some print outs came out in German but now its up and running its fab very quiet and can print from anywhere in the house but don't expect it to print in a hurry! love the 3 months hp ink trial and print cartridge...

Oct, 2017

Consumer review by: ANITA (argos.co.uk)

Looks good in any room

 

Very good value for money prints well .

Sep, 2017

Consumer review by: mags (argos.co.uk)

Nice neat printer

 

Love it nice neat doesn't take up space finding it hard to set up the ink were it gets sent automatically but I'll work it out but very pleased so far

Sep, 2017

Consumer review by: Xshan1987x (argos.co.uk)

The printer is small and compact

 

This printed is perfect for what i am going to need it for when starting uni. The hp instant ink is an excellent service which will be money saving. Very happy with this purchase.

Sep, 2017

Product Specifications

Certificates

Energy Star certified:Y / Yes
RoHS compliance:Y / Yes

Copying

Copier resize:25 - 400
Copy speed (black, draft, A4):2.5
Copy speed (colour, draft, A4):4
Copy speed (normal quality, black, A4):4
Copy speed (normal quality, colour, A4):2.5
Maximum Copy Resolution:300 x 300 / 600 x 300
Maximum number of copies:50 / 9

Design

Colour of product:Black / Blue, White / Grey / Red, White / Turquoise, White / White

Display

Colour display:N
Display:LCD
Display diagonal:5.59

Input capacity

Maximum number of paper trays:1
Number of standard paper trays:1
Paper input type:Paper tray
Standard input capacity:100 / 60

Networking

Ethernet LAN:N / No
Mobile printing technologies:Apple AirPrint,HP ePrint,Mopria Print Service / HP ePrint
Wi-Fi:Y / Yes
Wi-Fi standards:IEEE 802.11b, IEEE 802.11g, IEEE 802.11n / IEEE 802.11b,IEEE 802.11g,IEEE 802.11n / IEEE 802.11n

Operational conditions

Operating relative humidity (H-H):20 - 80
Operating temperature (T-T):5 - 40
Storage relative humidity (H-H):5 - 90
Storage temperature (T-T):-40 - 60

Output capacity

Maximum output capacity:25
Standard output capacity:25

Packaging Content

Manual:Y
Warranty card:Y

Paper Handling

Envelopes sizes:DL
ISO A-series sizes (A0...A9):A4, A6 / A4,A5,A6 / A4,A6
Maximum ISO A-series paper size:A4
Standard tray media types:Envelopes, Glossy paper, Matte paper, Photo paper, Plain paper / Photo paper, Plain paper

Performance

All-In-One-multitasking:N / No
Built-in processor:Y / Yes
Copying:Colour / Colour copying
Digital sender:N / No / Y
Duplex functions:No / Not supported / print
Duplex printing modes:Auto / Manual
Faxing:N / No
Maximum duty cycle:1000
Number of print cartridges:2
Print Technology:Thermal inkjet
Printing:Colour / Colour printing
Printing colours:Black, Cyan, Magenta, Yellow
Processor frequency:360
Recommended duty cycle:100 - 400 / 50 - 200
Scanning:Colour / Colour scanning

Ports & interfaces

Bluetooth:N
Direct printing:No / Y / Yes
PictBridge:N / No
Standard interfaces:USB 2.0, Wireless LAN
USB 2.0 ports quantity:1

Power

AC input frequency:50/60
AC input voltage:100-240 / 200-240
Energy Star Typical Electricity Consumption (TEC):0.026
Power consumption (average operating):15 / 29
Power consumption (off):0.06 / 0.13
Power consumption (ready):3.05
Power consumption (sleep):0.55 / 0.69
Power Consumption (Standby):2.2

Printing

Maximum Resolution:4800 x 1200
Print speed (black, draft quality, A4/US Letter):19 / 20
Print speed (black, normal quality, A4/US Letter):8 / 9.5
Print speed (colour, draft quality, A4/US Letter):15 / 16
Print speed (colour, normal quality, A4/US Letter):5.5 / 6.8
Standard printer languages:PCL 3
Time to first page (black, normal):15 / 18
Time to first page (colour, normal):18 / 20

Scanning

Document formats supported:PDF / PDF, RTF, TXT / PDF,RTF,TXT
Gray scale levels:256
Image formats supported:BMP, JPG, PNG, TIF / BMP,JPG,PNG,TIF
Input colour depth:24
Maximum scan area:216 x 297 / 216 x 355
Optical scanning resolution:1200 x 1200 / 600 x 600
Scan speed (black):8
Scan speed (colour):4
Scan technology:CIS
Scan to:E-mail, File
Scan type:ADF / Flatbed
Scanner Type:ADF / Flatbed
TWAIN version:2.1

Software

Mac operating systems supported:Mac OS X 10.10 Yosemite, Mac OS X 10.8 Mountain Lion, Mac OS X 10.9 Mavericks / Mac OS X 10.10 Yosemite,Mac OS X 10.8 Mountain Lion,Mac OS X 10.9 Mavericks / Yes
Mobile operating systems supported:Android, iOS
Windows operating systems supported:Y / Yes

Storage

Card reader integrated:N / No
Internal Memory:64
Maximum internal memory:64

Weight & Dimensions

Depth:17.7 / 177 / 367
Height :128 / 14.1 / 141
Package depth:17.5 / 175
Package height:24.6 / 246
Package weight:3.34 / 6.45
Package width:45 / 450
Weight:2.33 / 5.41
Width:40.3 / 403 / 445