HP Officejet Pro 7740

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A powerful multifunction printer, the HP Officejet Pro 7740 uses sublimation printing technology. Fast and reliable, it ensures quality prints.

The print speed of 22 pages per minute in black and white and 18 in color combined with a resolution of up to 4800 x 1200 dpi, the HP Officejet Pro 7740 allows you to print intensively with professional quality. The 6.8 cm touchscreen allows you to scan directly from the printer to your mailbox, cloud services and files on your computer. The HP Officejet Pro 7740 has a second 250-sheet paper tray, increasing the capacity to 500 sheets , so you don't have to reload paper too often. You can also print in A3 sizeand take advantage of automatic two-sided printing. Connected via wifi, it allows you to print, scan and photocopy from your connected devices.

Ideal for freelancers and home workers, the HP Officejet Pro 7740 is efficient and economical .

HP Officejet Pro 7740 multifunction printer – review & test

A high- performance inkjet multifunction printer , the HP Officejet Pro 7740 offers professional-quality prints . In addition to being fast and durable, it is fully Wi-Fi connected and easy to use . It has the particularity of printing up to A3 format and has two paper trays for long autonomy.


  • Large paper capacity
  • Fast
  • A3 printing


  • bulky

Who is the HP Officejet Pro 7740 printer for?



The HP Officejet Pro 7740 allows printing in 3 modes :

  • Draft mode : allows you to view your prints in advance without using too much ink, via this mode you can print up to 34 pages per minute (ppm), in color as in black and white.
  • Normal mode : for everyday printing with professional quality, here you can print up to 21 pages per minute in black and white as well as 17 ppm in color. The resolution is 1200 x 1200 dpi.
  • The superior mode : you will be able to print in high quality documents, images and photos in color thanks to a resolution of 4800 x 1200 dpi .

The HP Officejet Pro 7740 can print up to A3 size and printing is automatic double-sided . The first page out takes less than 9 seconds for a black and white print and 10 seconds for a color print. The printer memory is 512MB .


The scanner can scan in duplex at up to 14 images per minute (ipm) in black and white as well as 11 ipm in color, all with a resolution of 1200 x 1200 dpi . The color depth and the 256 shades of gray increase the quality of the scans. You can scan up to A3 size .

It is possible to scan directly to a USB key in PDF, JPG, PEG and other formats, but also to an email.


The copier can copy in draft mode at up to 33 copies per minute (cpm) in black and white and 31 cpm in color. You can copy in classic mode with a resolution of 600 x 600 dpi at up to 18 cpm in black and white and 13 cpm in colour.

You can also copy a range placed in the photocopier up to 99 times, and also enlarge or shrink it from 25 to 400 % before photocopying it. The ID Copy function allows you to photocopy directly on both sides of an identity card on the same sheet.


The fax machine can fax in color with a resolution of 300 x 300 dpi. The fax can store up to 100 sent or received pages and can fax at a speed of 4 seconds per page. You can also store up to 99 different fax numbers.

Other important points

The standard tray and the second paper tray can both hold up to 250 sheets, bringing the total capacity to 500 sheets of plain paper, with the 35-sheet automatic document feeder the printer has excellent battery life and saves you to refill it too often with paper.

The following paper ranges can be taken into account:

Plain Paper, HP EcoFFICIENT, HP Premium Matte Presentation Paper 120g, HP Glossy Tri-fold Brochure Paper 180g, HP Matte Brochure Paper 180g, HP Glossy Brochure Paper 180g, HP Advanced Photo Papers, Light 60-74g
You can also place sheets ranging from 7.6 x 12.7 to 29.7 x 42 cm.


The HP Officejet Pro 7740 printer is network- connected and lets you print, scan and copy from your connected devices whether you're in the office, at home or on the go. You can connect your email address to the printer using the HP ePrint application , just send an email to the printer and it will automatically print its content.

AirPrint, Mopria and Google Cloud Print compatible.

Energy consumption

Power Saving Technology: Schedule On and Schedule Off
Power supply type: Internal universal power supply module (integrated)
Power supply module: Input voltage: 100 to 240 VAC (+/-10%), 50/60 Hz (+1-3 Hz)
Power consumption: 2.66 W (Energy Star standby)


Standard ink cartridges :
Black -----HP 953 -----1000 pages
Cyan -----HP 953 -----700 pages
Magenta --HP 953 -----700 pages
Yellow ----HP 953 -----700 pages

XL ink cartridges :
Black -----HP 953XL ---2000 pages
Cyan -----HP 953XL ---1600 pages
Magenta --HP 953XL ---1600 pages
Yellow ----HP 953XL ---1600 pages

Pros of the HP OfficeJet Pro 7740

  • Large paper capacity: The double paper tray brings the capacity to 500 sheets of plain paper, which means you don't have to replace reams of paper too regularly.
  • Fast: The speed of 21 ppm in black and white and 17 in color makes it possible to print intensively and quickly.
  • A3 printing: The printer offers prints up to A3 format, in automatic double-sided.

Cons of the HP OfficeJet Pro 7740

  • Bulky: Printing in A3 as well as the dimensions of 58.4 x 71.28 x 38.33 cm and almost 20 kg make the printer quite bulky.

Conclusion – our review of the HP OfficeJet Pro 7740 printer

Overall rating 4.5 / 5

In short, the HP OfficeJet Pro 7740 printer has a very good quality-price ratio , printing in A3 is very valuable and rare in this price range. The ink cartridges are really durable and the prints are of high quality. The printer is fast and connected via wifi to make your life easier. Unlike the HP tango , network setup can be tricky, but once done it'll be great for printing from any device.

Ideal for professionals such as the self-employed or home workers, who want a professional and economical printer on a daily basis.