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HP Envy 7640

alaTest has collected and analyzed 4417 reviews of HP Envy 7640. The average rating for this product is 4.3/5, compared to an average rating of 4.0/5 for other Printers for all reviews. People are impressed by the design and noise. The price and performance also get good reviews, whereas some have doubts about the reliability.

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reliability

We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other Printers the HP Envy 7640 is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 90/100 = Excellent quality.

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Consumer review by: (amazon.co.uk)

Amazon.co.uk review summary for HP Envy 7640

 

alaTest has collected and analyzed 24 user reviews of HP Envy 7640 from Amazon.co.uk. The average user rating for this product is 3.5/5, compared to an average user rating of 3.9/5 for other Printers on Amazon.co.uk. Reviews about the price and reliability are overall positive. The noise and usability are also appreciated, whereas comments are divided on the size. There are some critical views about the durability.

performance, usability, noise, reliability, price

durability

67% of the reviews on Amazon.co.uk give this product a positive rating.

This summary is based on the products: HP 7640 Envy e-All-in-One Colour Printer + Extra Set Of Original HP Inks (Black 200, Tri 165 Pages)HP 7640 Envy e-All-in-One Colour Printer + Extra Set Of Original HP Inks (Black 200, Tri 165 Pages)

Oct, 2017

Consumer review by: (amazon.com)

Amazon.com review summary for HP Envy 7640

 

alaTest has collected and analyzed 831 user reviews of HP Envy 7640 from Amazon.com. The average user rating for this product is 3.9/5, compared to an average user rating of 3.7/5 for other Printers on Amazon.com. People are impressed by the design and noise. The price and performance also get good feedback. Many are critical about the reliability.

usability, performance, price, noise, design

reliability

78% of the reviews on Amazon.com give this product a positive rating.

This summary is based on the products: HP ENVY 7640 Wireless All-in-One Color Photo Printer (E4W43A#B1H)HP ENVY 7640 Wireless All-in-One Color Photo Printer (E4W43A#B1H)

Oct, 2017

Consumer review by: (amazon.ca)

Amazon.ca review summary for HP Envy 7640

 

alaTest has collected and analyzed 13 user reviews of HP Envy 7640 from Amazon.ca. The average user rating for this product is 4.8/5, compared to an average user rating of 4.2/5 for other Printers on Amazon.ca. Reviewers are impressed by the print quality and noise. The price and performance are also mentioned favorably, but many are less positive about the design.

usability, performance, price, noise, print quality

design

100% of the reviews on Amazon.ca give this product a positive rating.

This summary is based on the products: Hewlett Packard ENVY 7640 e-All-in-One Printer (E4W43A#B1H) BlackHewlett Packard ENVY 7640 e-All-in-One Printer (E4W43A#B1H) Black

Oct, 2017

Expert review by: Kane Fulton (techradar.com)

HP Envy 7640 review

 

Affordable all-in-one packs in the features but loses points for style and print quality

Easy to setup ; Packs in loads of features ; Photo and plain paper trays

Average print quality ; Occasional paper jams

A capable home or small office printer with plenty of features that's let down by its middling print quality and bland design.

Feb, 2015

Expert review by: Simon Williams (trustedreviews.com)

HP Envy 7640

 

HP's Envy all-in-ones started life as small-format lifestyle printers, designed for living rooms. They've since developed into more conventional home or home-office devices, and the Envy 7640 is a bigger, more technically-sophisticated multi-function...

The HP Envy 7640 is a well-designed and easy-to-use MFP, with useful features such as front-panel USB and SD card slots and twin paper trays. However, these may not be enough to steer you away from rivals that offer better speed and value for money.

Apr, 2016

Expert review by: (which.co.uk)

HP Envy 7640 review

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Thanks its fax function, automatic document feeder and internet connectivity, the HP Envy 7640 is aimed squarely at the home office user. Black text is printed crisply and clearly by this all-in-one, but how well does it cope when you introduce colour?...

Dec, 2014

Expert review by: Barry Collins (alphr.com)

HP Envy 7640 review

 

HP's all-in-one looks like it's destined for the home office, but it serves up enviable photo prints, too

Dec, 2014

Expert review by: paul_smart (gadgetspeak.com)

HP Envy 7640

 

This is a four in one unit as it has the ability to send and receive faxes. So not only a rather nice printer and a good unit for the occasional copy but also useful for scanning both to a PC and it also has the ability to scan to a card or USB stick.

Thed HP Envy 7640 measures 44x45x20cm and weighs less than 8Kg, the second figure, the depth, includes the power lead which protrudes beyond the official measurements. Even in its small height there are two inbuilt paper trays an A4 one at the base...

Dec, 2014

Expert review by: Tony Hoffman (pcmag.com)

HP Envy 7640 e-All-in-One Printer

 

The HP Envy 7640 e-All-in-One Printer packs in a good set of features for either household or home-office use.

Automatic duplexer. Automatic document feeder (ADF). Fax capabilities. Can connect via Ethernet, Wi-Fi, and USB. HP Web apps and ePrint. Eligible for HP's Instant Ink Program. Slightly above-par text quality.

Slow at business printing. Subpar photo quality.

HP's Envy line of MFPs has nicely matured since it was introduced in 2010. The HP Envy 7640 e-All-in-One Printer is not as stylish as the earliest models, but it has more substance. It's still ponderously slow, which could be an impediment in...

Nov, 2014

Expert review by: William Harrel (computershopper.com)

HP Envy 7640 e-All-in-One Printer Review and Ratings

 

This inexpensive inkjet can benefit from the low cost per page of HP's Instant Ink service, but we found photo output on this ostensibly photo-centric AIO lacking.

Low street price ; Easy to set up and use ; Low cost per page with Instant Ink ; Small, light ; Supports both USB thumb drives and SD cards ; Only Envy with an ADF

Subpar photo print quality ; ADF doesn’t auto-duplex ; Sluggish to print ; Uses two-cartridge ink system ; Small input and output trays, with latter somewhat flimsy

The only Envy with an ADF, the Envy 7640 has many of the advantages as its Envy brethren, many of the same disadvantages, and a couple of its own. As mentioned, like with several other late-model HP inkjets, the Instant Ink service allows you to print...

Dec, 2015

Expert review by: David Schloss (tomsguide.com)

HP Envy 7640 All-in-One Printer Review

 

Colorful touch screen ; Front media slot ; Quick setup

Frequent pauses between jobs ; Very slow scan and copy times ; Single cartridge for all colors

The HP Envy 7640 is one sleek all-in-one with a useful touch screen and easy access to ink, but it's not good enough of a performer.

Jan, 2015

Consumer review by: Johndownsouth (which.co.uk)

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Delighted with this printer. Easy to set up and easy to use. Prbably the best overall printer I have had; though photographic printing could be improved.

Apr, 2015

Consumer review by: Bob628 (johnlewis.com)

Good choice

 

This is a replacement for a previous HP printer it was easy to set up.

Oct, 2017

Product Specifications

Certificates

Energy Star certified:Y

Copying

Copier resize:25 - 400
Copy speed (normal quality, black, A4):11
Copy speed (normal quality, colour, A4):5
Maximum Copy Resolution:600 x 600
Maximum number of copies:50

Design

Colour of product:Black / Black, Silver

Display

3D: No
3D compatibility: No
Aspect Ratio:16:9
Contrast ratio (dynamic):10000000:1
Contrast ratio (typical):3000:1
Digital horizontal frequency:0 - 90
Digital vertical frequency:0 - 60
Display:LED / Yes
Display brightness:300
Display diagonal:8.89 / 81.3 / 88.9
Display diagonal (metric):81.3
Display number of colours:16.77
Display Resolution:2560 x 1440
Display Technology:WVA
HD type:Wide Quad HD
HDCP: Yes
Native Aspect Ratio:16:9
Pixel pitch:0.27 x 0.27
Response Time:7
Supported graphics resolutions:2560 x 1440
Touch sensitive screen:Y
Touchscreen:Y / Yes
Viewing angle, horizontal:178
Viewing angle, vertical:178

Ergonomics

VESA mounting: Yes

Fax

Auto reduction:Y
Auto-redialing:Y
Fax broadcasting:20
Fax forwarding:Y
Fax memory:100
Fax resolution:300 x 311
Fax resolution (black & white):300 x 311
Fax speed dialing (max numbers):120
Fax transmission speed:4
Modem Speed:33.6

Input capacity

Auto document feeder (ADF) input capacity:25
Maximum number of paper trays:2
Number of standard paper trays:2
Standard input capacity:125

Multimedia

Built-in speaker(s): Yes
TV tuner integrated: No

Networking

Ethernet LAN:Y
Ethernet LAN data rates:10, 100 / 10,100
Mobile printing technologies:HP ePrint
Supported network protocols (IPv4):TCP/IP
Wi-Fi:Y
Wi-Fi standards:802.11b, 802.11g, 802.11n / 802.11b,802.11g,802.11n

Output capacity

Standard output capacity:25

Paper Handling

Envelopes sizes:B5, C6, DL / B5,C6,DL
ISO A-series sizes (A0...A9):A4, A5, A6 / A4,A5,A6
Maximum ISO A-series paper size:A4
Standard tray media types:Card stock, Envelopes, Iron-On Transfers, Labels, Photo paper, Plain paper, Transparencies

Performance

All-In-One-multitasking:Y
Copying:Colour / Colour copying
Digital sender:Y
Duplex functions:print
Faxing:Colour / Colour faxing
Maximum duty cycle:1000
Number of print cartridges:2
Print Technology:Inkjet
Printing:Colour / Colour printing
Printing colours:Black, Cyan, Magenta, Yellow
Processor frequency:525
Recommended duty cycle:300 - 400
Scanning:Colour / Colour scanning

Ports & interfaces

Direct printing:Y
DVI port: No
HDMI ports quantity:2
Headphone outputs:1
PictBridge:N
Standard interfaces:Ethernet, NFC, USB 2.0, Wireless LAN
USB 2.0 ports quantity:3
USB hub version:USB 2.0
USB Type-A downstream ports quantity:3, -

Power

AC input frequency:50/60
AC input voltage:100 - 240
Annual energy consumption:54
Energy efficiency class:A
Input frequency:50/60
Input Voltage:100 - 240
Power consumption (off):0.25
Power consumption (ready):5.04
Power consumption (sleep):1.55
Power Consumption (Standby):0.5
Power consumption (typical):37

Printing

Maximum Resolution:4800 x 1200
Print speed (black, normal quality, A4/US Letter):14
Print speed (colour, normal quality, A4/US Letter):9
Standard printer languages:PCL 3
Time to first page (black, normal):18
Time to first page (colour, normal):22

Scanning

Document formats supported:PDF
Gray scale levels:256
Image formats supported:BMP, GIF, JPG, PNG, TIF / BMP,GIF,JPG,PNG,TIF
Input colour depth:24
Maximum scan area:216 x 297
Optical scanning resolution:1200 x 1200
Scan technology:CIS
Scan type:Flatbed
Scanner Type:Flatbed
TWAIN version:1.9

Software

Mac operating systems supported:Y
Windows operating systems supported:Y

Storage

Card reader integrated:Y
Compatible memory cards:SD
Internal Memory:128

Weight & Dimensions

Depth:410 / 5.82
Depth (with stand):17.9
Height :193 / 43.4
Height (with stand):52.2
Weight:7.67 / 7670 / 9
Weight with stand:10.5
Width:454 / 86.2
Width (with stand):86.2