Updated 6 Oct 2017

HP

Officejet Pro 8720

Snapshot: The HP Officejet Pro 8720 connects via ethernet, WiFi and USB and has a 4.25" display. How well does it print?

Officejet Pro 8720
Consumer score
SCORE
Price

$349

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Test results

Overall score
70
Print quality
?/10
Scanning
?/10
Copying
?/10
Energy use
?/10
Networking
?/10

Good points

  • Good printing.
  • Good scanning.
  • Good copying.
  • Very good energy use.
  • Very good networking.
  • Very cheap printing costs.
  • Has an auto document feeder and a setting for automatic double-sided printing.
  • Can connect via ethernet and WiFi.
  • Large 4.25" LCD.

But

  • No PictBridge support.

How we test

For non-multifunction printers, our overall score comprises print quality (90%), energy use (5%), and networking (5%).

For multifunction printers, our overall score comprises print quality (63%), scanning (13.5%), copying (13.5%), energy use (5%), and networking (5%).

We don’t retest older printers. To account for their age, each year we alter their overall and individual scores. This can affect whether a printer maintains recommended or worth considering status.

Key data

Model

Price
$349
Type
Inkjet

Running costs

Cost per black page ($)
0.018
Cost per colour page ($)
0.026
Extra ink used
240%

Specifications

Dimensions WxLxH (cm)
51 x 54 x 34
Display size
4.25"

Features

Colour
Yes
Ethernet
Yes
WiFi
Yes
USB
Yes
Fax
Yes
Auto duplexing
Yes
Card slots
-
Number of cartridges
4
Touchscreen
Yes
Page capacity
250
Separate 4x6 photo tray
No
PictBridge
No
Can print through email
Yes
Supports Google Cloud Print
Yes