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HP Envy 4527

alaTest has collected and analyzed 703 reviews of HP Envy 4527. The average rating for this product is 4.8/5, compared to an average rating of 4.0/5 for other products in the same category for all reviews. Opinions about the noise and print quality are on the whole positive. The performance and price also get good reviews, whereas some have doubts about the reliability.

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We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other products in the same category the HP Envy 4527 is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 89/100 = Very good quality.

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Another great HP printer.


The build quality is very good and the set up is straight forward. the print quality is superb and the double sided printing is an easy to use option. For me though, the best bit is the WiFi function. Never choose a printer without this. No more hard...

Dec, 2017

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HP Envy 4527 All-in-One Wi-Fi Printer - Instant Ink Ready.


This is a really good printer, does everything very efficiently

Dec, 2017

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Printer that does extra


This printer is fantastic. After realising it prints extra bits straight from the machine itself. Calendar, games like suduko and mazes. Can also set it up to print recipes. Prints from devices with out the need of computer being on. It's quick and...

Dec, 2017

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HP Envy 4527 All-in-One Wi-Fi Printer - Instant Ink Ready.


Good quality printer. Would definitely recommend it.

Nov, 2017

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not as easy as it says


Took a lot of effort to get it to work on all devices.Connected to iphone easily but really difficult to connect to ipad and windows 10. Had to uninstall and re install. Its really only set up to sell you inks

Nov, 2017

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Fabulous printer for the money, easy set up and prints like a dream

Nov, 2017

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Easy to use quick to set up, prints out good as well

Nov, 2017

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Excellent printer


Excellent printer for my needs

Nov, 2017

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Excellent printer


Bought this for my daughter at uni I have one which is excellent the ink scheme works great

Nov, 2017

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Great product for the money

Nov, 2017

Product Specifications


Energy Star certified:Y


Copier resize:25 - 400
Copy speed (normal quality, black, A4):7.5
Copy speed (normal quality, color, A4):4
Maximum copy resolution:600 x 300
Maximum number of copies:30 / 50


Color of product:Black


Built-in display:Y
Color display:N
Display Diagonal:2.2

Energy Management

AC input frequency:50/60
AC input voltage:100-240
Power consumption (off):0.13
Power consumption (sleep mode):0.55

Input Capacity

Auto document feeder (ADF) input capacity:30
Maximum input capacity:100
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 / 1000


Ethernet LAN:N
Ethernet LAN connection: No
Mobile printing technologies:Apple AirPrint,HP ePrint,Mopria Print Service
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 temperature (T-T):5 - 40
Storage relative humidity (H-H):20 - 80
Storage temperature (T-T):-30 - 60

Output Capacity

Auto document feeder (ADF) output capacity:10
Maximum output capacity:25
Standard output capacity:25

Paper Handling

Envelopes sizes:B5,C6,DL
ISO A-series sizes (A0...A9):A4, A5 / A4,A5,A6
ISO B-series sizes (B0...B9):B5
ISO C-series sizes (C0...C9):C6
Maximum ISO A-series paper size:A4
Photo paper sizes:10x15
Standard tray media types:Photo paper, Plain paper


All-In-One-multitasking:N / No
Built-in processor:Y / Yes
Copying:Colour copying
Digital sender:Y
Duplex functions:copy, print / Print
Duplex printing modes:Auto
Management protocols:TCP/IP
Maximum duty cycle:1000
Number of print cartridges:2
Optional features:Digital sender
Optional functions:Digital sender
Print technology:Inkjet / Thermal Inkjet
Printing:Colour printing
Printing colors:Black, Cyan, Magenta, Yellow
Processor frequency:300 / 360
Recommended duty cycle:100 - 400
Scanning:Colour scanning

Ports & interfaces

Direct printing:Y
Standard interfaces:USB / USB 2.0, Wireless LAN
USB 2.0 ports quantity:1


AC input frequency:50/60
AC input voltage:100-240
Power consumption (average operating):15
Power consumption (off):0.13
Power consumption (printing):15
Power consumption (ready):3.05
Power consumption (sleep):0.55


DVD/CD printing: Yes
Maximum Resolution:4800 x 1200
Print margins (top, bottom, right, left):0.118
Print speed (black, draft quality, A4/US Letter):20
Print speed (black, normal quality, A4/US Letter):9.5
Print speed (color, draft quality, A4/US Letter):16
Print speed (color, normal quality, A4/US Letter):6.8
Print speed (ISO/IEC 24734) color:6.5
Print speed (ISO/IEC 24734) mono:9.5
Standard printer languages:PCL 3
Time to first page (black, normal):18
Time to first page (color, normal):20


Document formats supported:PDF
Gray scale levels:256
Image formats supported:BMP, JPEG XR, PNG, TIF / BMP,JPG,PNG,TIF / BMP,JPG,PNS,TIF
Input color depth:24
Input colour depth:24
Maximum scan area:8.5 x 11 / 8.5 x 11.7
Maximum scan resolution:1200 x 2400
Optical scanning resolution:1200 x 1200
Output color depth:24
Output colour depth:24
Scan speed (black):8
Scan speed (color):4
Scan technology:CIS
Scan to:E-mail, File
Scan type:Flatbed
Scanner Type:Flatbed
TWAIN version:2.1


Mac operating systems supported:Mac OS X 10.10 Yosemite,Mac OS X 10.11 El Capitan,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 / Mac OS X 10.8 Mountain Lion, Mac OS X 10.9 Mavericks
Windows operating systems supported:Y


Card reader integrated:N
Internal memory:64
Maximum internal memory:64

Weight & Dimensions

Package depth:6.61
Package height:17.5
Package weight:14.2
Package width:19.1