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HP Deskjet 3070A

alaTest has collected and analyzed 1030 reviews of HP Deskjet 3070A. The average rating for this product is 3.8/5, compared to an average rating of 4.0/5 for other Printers for all reviews. Reviewers really like the print quality and size. The performance and price are also appreciated. Some have doubts about the paper handling and durability.

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We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other Printers the HP Deskjet 3070A is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 85/100 = Very good quality.

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Consumer review by: (amazon.co.uk)

Amazon.co.uk review summary for HP Deskjet 3070A

 

alaTest has collected and analyzed 43 user reviews of HP Deskjet 3070A from Amazon.co.uk. The average user rating for this product is 2.9/5, compared to an average user rating of 3.9/5 for other Printers on Amazon.co.uk. Reviewers really like the multifunction and design. The print quality and performance also get good opinions. Comments are divided on the size. There are some less positive views about the paper handling and durability.

usability, performance, print quality, design, multifunction

price, reliability, noise, durability, paper handling

56% of the reviews on Amazon.co.uk give this product a positive rating.

This summary is based on the products: HP Deskjet 3070 A Colour Multifunctional PrinterHP Deskjet 3070 A Colour Multifunctional Printer

Dec, 2017

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

HP DeskJet 3070A review

 

HP's DeskJet 3070A multifunction printer doesn't make a great initial impression. Its grey plastic breadbin shape and greyscale LCD display are reminiscent of designs from the 1990s.

The DeskJet 3070A isn’t a high-volume printer, but its combination of speed, quality and price makes it a good choice for home users who need an efficient printer for daily use, with the additional option of good photo prints when required.

Aug, 2011

Reddot design award winner 2010!

Expert review by: reddot (red-dot.de (UK))

HP Deskjet 3070A Printer

 

This printer convinced the jury with its coherent design and the generous, smooth surfaces. The easily accessible control panel is form-fitted between housing and cover.

Expert review by: Harley Ogier (pcworld.co.nz)

Review: HP Deskjet 3070A

 

A good entry-level printer/scanner combo, not ideal for photo printing.

May, 2012

Expert review by: Ryan Noik (techsmart.co.za)

HP Deskjet 3070A

 

The HP Deskjet 3070A is an attractive device that offers ease of use along with excellent colour reproduction.

Excellent colour rendition, Wireless scanning and printing worked very well, Feature menu is simple and accessible

Device cover is inflexible, Inkjet cartridges can become expensive depending on printing load

Jan, 2012

Consumer review by: neverperfect (productreview.com.au)

Worst purchasing decision I have ever made

 

It's okay as a scanner, but from day one I have had constant problems with paper jams. It chews up, rips, and jams about 8 out of every 10 pages it tries to feed. When it does manage to print a page, it ends up on the floor because there is not...

Scanning is fine

Just does not work.

Jun, 2014

Consumer review by: James (reevoo.com)

HP Deskjet 3070A

 

Does everything I need it for, mainly text

Not very quick and rather noisy at start up and printing

Dec, 2013

Consumer review by: Yasmin (reevoo.com)

HP Deskjet 3070A

 

Easy to set up, great value for money, works with tnon hp cartridges, speedy, easy. Features are good. Printing been fine for my use.

Not found any other than printing from my note 2 phone and other wireless printing. Think that's my issue rather than the printer though.

Feb, 2013

Consumer review by: Daian (reevoo.com)

HP Deskjet 3070A

 

Really quick installation. Works on the macbook retina 2012.

sometimes it takes some time for it to fully print.

Feb, 2013

Consumer review by: Robert (reevoo.com)

HP Deskjet 3070A

 

reasonable print quality,

slow scanning and printing

Jan, 2013

Consumer review by: Emma (reevoo.com)

HP Deskjet 3070A

 

When this does print, the quality is good, however these times are few.

This printer does not reliably connect to a wireless network and has caused me hours of headaches. Stay well away from this printer, both my iPad and laptop cannot see it on the network.

Jan, 2013

Product Specifications

Certificates

Energy Star certified: Yes

Copying

Copier resize:25 - 400
Copy speed (normal quality, black, A4):7
Copy speed (normal quality, color, A4):5.5
Maximum copy resolution:600 x 600
Maximum number of copies:30

Design

Color of product:Black, Brown

Display

Display:LCD
Display Diagonal:2

Energy Management

AC input frequency:50/60
AC input voltage:100 - 240
Power consumption (off):0.22
Power consumption (standby):2.58

Input Capacity

Standard input capacity:80

Networking

Ethernet LAN:N
Ethernet LAN connection: No
Mobile printing technologies:Apple AirPrint,HP ePrint
Wi-Fi: Yes
Wi-Fi standards:802.11n

Operational Conditions

Operating relative humidity (H-H):15 - 80
Operating relative humidity range:15 - 80
Operating temperature (T-T):5 - 40
Operating temperature range (T-T):5 - 40
Storage temperature (T-T):-40 - 60
Storage temperature range (T-T):-40 - 60

Other Features

All-in-One Functions:Copy, Print, Scan
Color all-in-one functions:Print, Scan
Power supply type:AC

Output Capacity

Standard output capacity:15

Paper Handling

Envelopes sizes:DL
ISO A-series sizes (A0...A9):A4, A5, A6
ISO B-series sizes (B0...B9):B5
Maximum ISO A-series paper size:A4
Maximum print area:A4 (210 x 297 mm)
Maximum print size:A4 (210 x 297 mm)
Non-ISO print media sizes:Legal
Photo paper sizes:10x15,13x18
Standard tray media types:Envelopes, Plain paper
Standard tray media weight:75 - 95

Performance

All-In-One-multitasking: No
Copying:Mono copying
Digital sender:N
Duplex functions:Print
Faxing:N
Maximum duty cycle:1000
Number of print cartridges:4
Print technology:Inkjet
Printing:Colour printing
Printing colors:Black, Cyan, Magenta, Yellow
Scanning:Colour scanning

Ports & interfaces

Direct printing: No
PictBridge: No
Standard interfaces:USB 2.0
USB 2.0 ports quantity:1

Power

AC input frequency:50/60
AC input voltage:100 - 240
Power consumption (average operating):14.92
Power consumption (off):0.22
Power consumption (standby):2.58

Printing

Maximum Resolution:4800 x 1200
Print speed (black, draft quality, A4/US Letter):23
Print speed (black, normal quality, A4/US Letter):8
Print speed (color, draft quality, A4/US Letter):23
Print speed (color, normal quality, A4/US Letter):7.5
Standard printer languages:PCL 3, PML

Scanning

Gray scale levels:256
Input color depth:24
Input colour depth:24
Maximum scan area:8.5 x 11.7
Optical scanning resolution:1200 x 1200
Scan type:Flatbed
Scanner Type:Flatbed

Software

Mac operating systems supported:Mac OS X 10.5 Leopard, Mac OS X 10.6 Snow Leopard
Windows operating systems supported:Windows 7 Home Premium, Windows 7 Home Premium x64, Windows 7 Professional, Windows 7 Professional x64, Windows 7 Starter, Windows 7 Starter x64, Windows 7 Ultimate, Windows 7 Ultimate x64, Windows Vista Business, Windows Vista Business x64, Windows Vista Home Basic, Windows Vista Home Basic x64, Windows Vista Home Premium, Windows Vista Home Premium x64, Windows Vista Ultimate, Windows Vista Ultimate x64, Windows XP Home, Windows XP Home x64, Windows XP Professional, Windows XP Professional x64

System Requirements

Mac compatibility: Yes
Minimum hard disk space:2048
Minimum system requirements:USB 2.0 port\nInternet Explorer 6+

Weight & Dimensions

Depth:28
Height:16.7
Package depth:7.52
Package height:16.1
Package weight:13.5
Package width:19.4
Weight:11
Width:17.2