The HP Deskjet 3740 isn't flashy and doesn't come with any advanced features, but for a basic inkjet printer, this cheap little machine is sure to make buyers with minimal printing needs happy. Weighing 4.4 pounds, it's hard to believe that it produces the high quality images and vibrate photos that it does. It has quiet operation, a low-profile design and a footprint of only 16.6 x 7.2 x 5.6 inches, making it an easy addition to any home office—its low price tag and cheap Deskjet 3740 ink won't hurt either.
Its print speeds of 8 pages per minute using black HP 3740 ink and 3 pages per minute using color printer ink won't impress many, however, the quality of documents produced will. It has a recommended monthly maximum volume of 500 pages, which would fit well in a home office. Its USB port and duplex printing option make it versatile and optimal for anything from writing an English paper to making a birthday card. Envelope, card, executive, letter and legal paper can all be used in cohesion with the inkjet unit. It is compatible with both Mac and Windows operating systems.
HP 3740 ink cartridges are used with this device—one tricolor and one black. These dye-based Deskjet 3740 ink cartridges have a low consumption rate, which will surely make users happy. The black printer ink has a resolution of 1200x1200 dpi, and the color has a resolution of 4800x1200 dpi.
User reviews of the 3740 are mostly positive. Most find it to be an adequate device for their home printing needs. The sharp colors, high quality of prints and affordable HP 3740 ink are some of the printer's best aspects, according to consumers. Some are disappointed by its lack of fancy features and its frequency of paper jams, but for the price and professional quality, most are content with their purchase.
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