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HP DeskJet 3720

HP DeskJet 3720
alaScore 96

35 reviews

May, 2017

alaTest has collected and analyzed 35 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. People are impressed by the design and price. The usability and size also get good feedback. Some have doubts about the performance.

size, usability, price, design

performance

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.

Review analysis

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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: 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: CHEREB (argos.co.uk)

Good compact printer

 

Does not take up very much space,,easy to install and prints clearly, although find at the present that it is not very cheap to run inkwise

May, 2017

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

A little bit flimsy, set up not so simplified

 

Good value for money.

May, 2017

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

The printer is fit for purpose

 

Not a heavy print user ,but this unit enabled wireless printing and is easy to store unit when it's not being used

May, 2017

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

Great printer

 

An excellent product

Apr, 2017

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

its ok

 

small printer good

Apr, 2017

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

Unique something different

 

Very nice looking printer and a great colour it has an easy set and you can print from your iPhone or iPad, also sends you ink through the post when needed. Only thing is photocopy quality is not as good although it fun to do and you might need to get...

Mar, 2017

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

Printer

 

Excellent! Exactly what I needed. Easy set up and easy to use.

Mar, 2017
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Product Specifications

Certificates

Energy Star certified:Y / Yes
RoHS compliance: 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 / 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 802.11n

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

Paper Handling

Envelopes sizes:DL
ISO A-series sizes (A0...A9):A4, A6 / A4,A5,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:No / Y
Duplex functions:No / 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: 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
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
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
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
Package height:24.6
Package weight:3.34 / 6.45
Package width:45
Weight:2.33 / 5.41
Width:40.3 / 403 / 445