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HP DeskJet 3720

alaTest has collected and analyzed 389 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. Comments about the design and price are generally positive. The performance and size are also mentioned favorably, but views about the paper handling and noise are different.

usability, size, performance, price, design

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 93/100 = Excellent quality.

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HP DeskJet 3720 All-in-One Printer review


This MFP is lighter than a laptop

Jul, 2016

Expert review by : Simon Williams (

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

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HP Deskjet 3720 review

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HP claims that the HP Deskjet 3720 is the world's smallest all-in-one. Putting the marketing hype aside, however, it's certainly a compact little printer, and the bright blue accents should brighten up a small home office or study. Can it match good...

Aug, 2016

Expert review by : paul_smart (

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

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Fab printer, perfect for what I need


Fab printer, great size so it's easy to store. Very easy to use.

Mar, 2018

Consumer review (

Good value


Compact and portable. It does exactly what it needs to do and the print quality is good

Mar, 2018

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Very happy with it , just as described And a very good price.

Mar, 2018

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It does all that I need of it.the reason my review is too short isbecause I did not want to make any further commentary I rarely fill in reviews because there are too many questions

Mar, 2018

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The vanishing tray


Bought to supersede a Lexmark 1100, my jaw dropped on studying the box contents. Where did the paper feed into the machine? I've been looking for a printer that I can tuck somewhere and not have to have a load of overhead space for a sheet feeder...

Feb, 2018

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Miss k Atkinson


I brought this printer thinking when I opened it it would work I've had so much schedules to get through and the printer Would not print Using a paper not happy I will be getting in touch with Very tomorrow Hope they can resolve the problem by changing it

Feb, 2018

Product Specifications


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


Copier resize:25 - 400
Copy speed (black, draft, A4):2.5
Copy speed (color, draft, A4):4
Copy speed (normal quality, black, A4):4
Copy speed (normal quality, color, A4):2.5
Maximum copy resolution:300 x 300 / 600 x 300
Maximum number of copies:50 / 9


Color of product:Black / Blue, White / Grey / Red, White / White


Color display:N
Display Diagonal:2.2

Energy Management

AC input frequency:50/60
AC input voltage:100-240 / 200-240
Energy Star Typical Electricity Consumption (TEC):0.026
Power consumption (off):0.06
Power consumption (sleep mode):0.69
Power consumption (standby):2.2

Input Capacity

Maximum number of paper inputs:1
Maximum number of paper trays:1
Number of standard paper trays:1
Paper input type:Paper tray
Standard input capacity:100 / 60


Ethernet LAN:N
Ethernet LAN connection: 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 802.11b,IEEE 802.11g,IEEE 802.11n / IEEE 802.11n

Operational Conditions

Operating relative humidity (H-H):20 - 80
Operating relative humidity range:20 - 80
Operating temperature (T-T):5 - 40
Operating temperature range (T-T):5 - 40
Storage relative humidity (H-H):5 - 90
Storage relative humidity range:5 - 90
Storage temperature (T-T):-40 - 60
Storage temperature range (T-T):-40 - 60

Output Capacity

Maximum output capacity:25
Standard output capacity:25

Packaging Content

Warranty card:Y

Paper Handling

Envelopes sizes:DL
ISO A-series sizes (A0...A9):A4, A6 / A4,A5,A6 / A4,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


All-In-One-multitasking:N / No
Built-in processor:Y / Yes
Copying:Colour copying
Digital sender:N / Y
Duplex functions:No / Not supported / Print
Duplex printing modes:Auto / Manual
Maximum duty cycle:1000
Number of print cartridges:2
Print technology:Thermal Inkjet
Printing:Colour printing
Printing colors:Black, Cyan, Magenta, Yellow
Processor frequency:360
Recommended duty cycle:100 - 400 / 50 - 200
Scanning:Colour scanning

Ports & interfaces

Direct printing:No / Y / Yes
PictBridge:N / No
Standard interfaces:USB 2.0, Wireless LAN
USB 2.0 ports quantity:1


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


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 (color, draft quality, A4/US Letter):15 / 16
Print speed (color, 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 (color, normal):18 / 20


Document formats supported:PDF / PDF, RTF, TXT / PDF,RTF,TXT
Gray scale levels:256
Image formats supported:BMP, JPG, PNG, TIF / BMP,JPG,PNG,TIF
Input color depth:24
Input colour depth:24
Maximum scan area:8.5 x 11.7 / 8.5 x 14
Optical scanning resolution:1200 x 1200 / 600 x 600
Scan speed (black):8
Scan speed (color):4
Scan technology:CIS
Scan to:E-mail, File
Scan type:ADF / Flatbed
Scanner Type:ADF / Flatbed
TWAIN version:2.1


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


Card reader integrated:N / No
Internal memory:64
Maximum internal memory:64
Maximum memory:64

Weight & Dimensions

Depth:14.4 / 6.97
Height:5.04 / 5.55
Package depth:6.89
Package height:9.69
Package weight:14.2 / 7.36
Package width:17.7
Weight:11.9 / 5.14
Width:15.9 / 17.5