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HP Envy 5530E

alaTest has collected and analyzed 767 reviews from magazines and websites. Reviewers really like the size and print quality. The performance and value for money are also appreciated, whereas there are some mixed opinions about the control panel and ink consumption. Some have doubts about the paper handling.

usability, value for money, performance, print quality, size

paper handling

We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other Printers the HP Envy 5530E is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 89/100 = Very good quality.

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HP Envy 5530 e-All-in-One review: Home printer has print quality and cheaper inks in its favor


Low-cost home printers tend to be unexciting, but this one stands out for having better-than-usual print quality and a new, cloud-controlled Instant Ink program that is cheaper per page than its regular cartridges are.

Impressive output quality ; Very easy to use ; Instant Ink program offers some savings over regular inks ; Automatic duplexing

Very slow performance ; Regular inks are very pricey

Low-cost home printers tend to be unexciting, but this one stands out for having better-than-usual print quality and a new, cloud-controlled Instant Ink program that is cheaper per page than its regular...

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great for random home printing


love the way its wireless and have my laptop, PC, and my cell phone connected to it and im able to print from them regardless where i put the printer... there's actually an app for your cell where u can print from any location in the world.... easy and...

user friendly

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Wireless is SO convenient!


Great printer for the money. Love to be able to use my iPad and print anything I want.About me... Budget Conscious

I can print from my iPad

Can't turn it on wirelessly


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Great printer


Easy set up, love the internet access to printing possibilities.About me... Frequent user

Prints fast and clear,love the internet possibilities


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very good printer


Like the slick shape and neatness of the design. It prints fast and colored pages are also printed quickly. The quality of the printed pages are very good.About me... Infrequent user

quickness of printed pages

loading on paper

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Works great.


Good all-in-one printer. Just what I needed. No complaints.About me... Budget Conscious, Infrequent user

Good price


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Just What I was Looking For


Having upgraded to Windows 8, I discovered that I could not longer connect to my trusty ol' HP Photosmart printer. Wanting to find an economical network printer, I came across the Envy 5530 at Best Buy. It had all of the features I was needing and for...

Ease of set-up, capabilities, functionality, compact size

Print speed, limited paper tray

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I love the ease of set up and use


Easy to use for my kids and myself. Love the automatic connection with our IPads and computers!About me... small business owner, Frequent user, Budget Conscious

Easy for those of us not technology literate

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SO user-friendly


I had not bought a new HP printer in several years, and I was amazed at this HP Envy 5530. The tutorial on the printer screen got me printing within a few minutes of plugging it in! It prints so much faster than my previous printer, I can easily cancel...

It was so easy to get it up and running

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Easy to set up and use, great printing speed


The best buy sales person recommended this printer I am very happy with the print speed and quality . It's so easy to set up and use! And has the added bonus of useing the automatic inc refill plan, love it!!About me... Demand high print quality, small...

Print quality and speed

Love everything about it , it's so easy to use