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HP Officejet 3830

alaTest has collected and analyzed 792 reviews of HP Officejet 3830. The average rating for this product is 4.4/5, compared to an average rating of 4.0/5 for other Printers for all reviews. Views about the performance and design are on the whole positive. The size and price also get good feedback. Views about the durability and paper handling are different.

usability, price, size, design, performance

We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other Printers the HP Officejet 3830 is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 93/100 = Excellent quality.

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Consumer review by: (amazon.co.uk)

Amazon.co.uk review summary for HP Officejet 3830

 

alaTest has collected and analyzed 11 user reviews of HP Officejet 3830 from Amazon.co.uk. The average user rating for this product is 4.5/5, compared to an average user rating of 3.9/5 for other Printers on Amazon.co.uk. Reviewers are impressed by the price. The usability is also appreciated.

usability, price

91% of the reviews on Amazon.co.uk give this product a positive rating.

This summary is based on the products: HP Officejet 3830 A4 All-in-One PrinterHP Officejet 3830 A4 All-in-One Printer

May, 2017

Consumer review by: (amazon.com)

Amazon.com review summary for HP Officejet 3830

 

alaTest has collected and analyzed 63 user reviews of HP Officejet 3830 from Amazon.com. The average user rating for this product is 4.3/5, compared to an average user rating of 3.7/5 for other Printers on Amazon.com. Reviewers are impressed by the reliability and size. The design and price are also appreciated.

usability, price, design, size, reliability

92% of the reviews on Amazon.com give this product a positive rating.

This summary is based on the products: HP Officejet 3830 Wireless Color Photo Printer with Scanner and CopierHP Officejet 3830 Wireless Color Photo Printer with Scanner and Copier

May, 2017

Expert review by: Simon Williams (trustedreviews.com)

HP Officejet 3830

 

There's a kind of law in working out the costs of owning a printer, which says that the less you pay for the machine, the more you pay for ink cartridges. This would be true of HP's low-end Officejet 3830 if it wasn't for the company's Instant Ink...

This is a good, basic all-in-one with many of the features you'd be looking for in a home office. If you don’t like the idea of buying ink on subscription, then running costs are relatively high. If Instant Ink makes sense to you, though, this is one...

Mar, 2016

Expert review by: Cliff Joseph (pcadvisor.co.uk)

HP OfficeJet 3830 review

 

Print from Android, iOS, Windows and Amazon devices

The initial purchase price of the OfficeJet 3830 is obviously very attractive, and will appeal to many home users and smaller offices. Its running costs are also quite good when printing in colour, so it will be a good option for printing photos, or...

Jul, 2015

Expert review by: paul_smart (gadgetspeak.com)

HP OfficeJet 3830

 

This is a multi-function device which means it not only prints, scans and copies but for those who still use or need it the unit also has fax. It is quite small and light and runs with two cartridges, it is black but here that's OK as this is an office...

The HP OfficeJet 3830 measures 43x48x30cm the figures I have given are with the paper output shelf extended and paper in the rear upright paper tray. At the back left of the unit is where Ethernet or USB leads are inserted and the centre of the back is...

Nov, 2015

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

great printer

 

easy to set up great ptinter quality

May, 2017

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

HP OfficeJet 3830 All-In-One WiFi Printer.

 

A good printer for what I need Print quality is not bad for a cheapish printer HP need to bring the price of there ink cartridges down

May, 2017

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

Hp printer

 

I wanted a printer that was wireless, easy to use and had pretty much everything on it, this printer hasn't disappointed at all, it's been so easy to set up and you get so much for your money, good quality printing and I have used it to print straight...

May, 2017

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

Great printer

 

Easy to set up and great printing and quick! I'm

May, 2017

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

Excellent domestic product

 

Perfect all-in-one printer for domestic usage. Easy set up and simple to use. Visually discreet design too, so very pleased overall.

May, 2017

Consumer review by: 27Annie (argos.co.uk)

MY NEW HP PRINTER

 

Have always had HP printers but the last one was getting a bit tired and slow, (we had it about 4 years) so decided to upgrade to a Wi-Fi model. Easy to set up, much faster than my old one and excellent quality print. Another bonus is my daughter can...

May, 2017

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

Compact

 

Great so far.

May, 2017

Product Specifications

Certificates

Energy Star certified:Y / Yes

Copying

Copy speed (normal quality, black, A4):7
Copy speed (normal quality, colour, A4):3.5
Maximum Copy Resolution:600 x 300
Maximum number of copies:20

Design

Colour of product:Black

Display

Display:LCD
Display diagonal:5.59
Touch screen: Yes
Touchscreen:Y / Yes

Fax

Auto-redialing:
Distinctive ring:
Fax delayed sending:
Fax forwarding:
Fax resolution:300 x 300
Fax resolution (black & white):300 x 300
Fax speed dialing (max numbers):50

Input capacity

Number of standard paper trays:1
Standard input capacity:60

Networking

Ethernet LAN:N / No
Mobile printing technologies:Not supported
Wi-Fi:Y / Yes
Wi-Fi standards:802.11b, 802.11g, 802.11n / 802.11b,802.11g,802.11n

Other features

Borderless printing:
Colour copy capability:
Colour faxing:
Colour scanning:
Connection to PC:
Network ready:
Plug and Play:
Scan file formats:

Output capacity

Standard output capacity:25

Paper Handling

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

Performance

All-In-One-multitasking:N / No
Copying:Colour / Colour copying
Digital sender:N
Duplex functions:Not supported
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:180
Recommended duty cycle:100 - 250
Scanning:Colour / Colour scanning

Ports & interfaces

Direct printing:N
Optional connectivity:
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
Power consumption (average operating):10
Power consumption (off):0.1
Power Consumption (Standby):2.83

Printing

Maximum Resolution:4800 x 1200
Print speed (black, normal quality, A4/US Letter):8.5
Print speed (colour, normal quality, A4/US Letter):6
Standard printer languages:PCL 3, URF / PCL 3,URF
Time to first page (black, normal):14
Time to first page (colour, normal):17

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 & ADF
Scanner Type:Flatbed & ADF
TWAIN version:1.9

Software

Drivers included:
Mac operating systems supported:Y / Yes
Windows operating systems supported:Y / Yes

Storage

Card reader integrated:N / No
Internal Memory:512
Maximum internal memory:512
Memory slots:

Weight & Dimensions

Depth:36.4 / 364
Height :22.4 / 224.4
Weight:5.61
Width:45 / 450