HP Deskjet 3735, an ultra-compact and wireless multifunction printer

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HP says it is the smallest multifunction printer in the world. Regardless of whether it is so, it cannot be denied that the HP Deskjet 3735 has become one of the most popular and best-selling printers in the world. Apart from its ultra-compact design, the main virtue of this HP 3735 it is its ability to easily print content from almost any of the social networks, through wireless connections.

HP Deskjet 3735, colorful design

Right from the start, the HP Deskjet 3735 (which is an update of the HP Deskjet 3720 we’ve already seen), attracts attention with a simple but youthful appearance, where they have opted for bright colors like water green (Dreamy Tea), electric blue (College Blue) or deep red (Red). Aside from being pleasing to the eye, it has a small size (403 x 177 x 141 mm) so you can place it in any corner of the house. In addition, it only weighs 2.33 kg, which makes it very light. And is that this All-in-One printer It has been designed to adapt to any environment in which you need it.

Control panel with LCD display

HP Deskjet 3735, LCD panel

This HP 3735 comes with an LCD panel with different icons.

On top of this HP 3735 we meet the control panel display, which will indicate the number of copies, the status of the wireless connectivity and the intensity of the signal, as well as the ink levels. We also see a series of buttons with their corresponding light indicators, which will allow us to resume a job after an interruption or cancel it, activate and deactivate the wireless functions, and start copying in color or black and white, among other possibilities.

Print, scan and copy functions

The HP Deskjet 3735 has print, scan and copy functions, both in color, as in black and white. And as is often the case with most equipment from the North American company, it is very simple not only when configuring it, but also using each of its characteristics. Thanks to that you can connect it quickly and start printing right away from your computer, mobile phone or tablet.

Resolution and print speed

Regarding the print resolution, it remains at 1200 x 1200 dpi for black and white documents. Although when it comes to color prints with photographic papers, it can reach 4800 x 1200 dpi. As you can see, it is a resolution that guarantees average quality which will satisfy most users. As regards speed, it must be said that the HP 3735 not one of the fastest. Except that we do it in Draft Mode, where we can get up to 19 pages per minute for black prints, and up to 15 ppm if it is color.

HP Scroll Scan

HP Deskjet 3735, scanner

When it comes to scanning, this HP Deskjet 3735 printer replaces the typical glass screen with another system that has been dubbed HP Scroll Scan.

The scan issue works differently than we are used to, since this printer HP Deskjet 3735 renounces the typical glass screen, to use another system that has been dubbed HP Scroll Scan. This technology will give you the ability to easily manage most scan jobs. You just have to place the document on the top, and a kind of roller will move it down to digitize or copy it directly. Of course, it has the problem that the scanning process is much slower. In any case, the application will allow you to edit some aspects of the image, such as rotating the image or cropping it.

Connect the HP 3735 via USB, Wi-Fi, or Wi-Fi Direct

This All-in-One printer can be connected via USB or via WIFI to the computer. Also has various mobile printing systems, so you can play your photos directly from your smartphone or tablet. For this you just have to use the Wi-Fi Direct connection, to access the printer without the need for a network. You will also need the HP All-in-One Remote app, which is compatible with iOS, Android and Windows devices.

Focused on social networks

As we mentioned at the beginning, this HP Deskjet 3735 All-in-One It has known how to adapt to the times we live on social networks and is very focused on them. So users can easily share and print from major platforms such as Facebook, Instagram or Flickr.

Save money with HP Instant Ink

Another point to mention in this HP inkjet printer, the thing is uses two cartridges: one black and one tri-color. If you use the ink replacement service HP Instant Ink, you can save up to 70% on ink. In addition, it will be the printer who is in charge of ordering Original HP ink when you are going to run out of it, receiving them directly at your home. So you never have to worry about running out of ink.

HP Deskjet 3735, HP Instant Ink

By using the HP Instant Ink refill service, you can save up to 70% on ink.

HP Deskjet 3735 Technical Specifications

HP Deskjet 3735
Supported operating systems
  • Supported operating systems Windows 10, Windows 8.1, Windows 8, Windows 7, Windows Vista and Windows XP SP3 (32-bit)
  • Mac OS X v10.8 Mountain Lion, OS X v10.9 Mavericks, and OS X v10.10 Yosemite
  • 60 sheets
  • 25 sheets
Media sizes supported
  • A4, A5, A6, B5, Envelopes
Print quality black (best)
  • Up to 1,200 x 1,200 playable dpi
Print quality color (best)
  • Up to 4800 x 1200 optimized dpi color (when printing from a computer and at 1,200 input dpi)
First page out (A4, ready)
  • In just 15 seconds (black)
  • In just 18 seconds (color)
Box contents
  • HP DeskJet 3735 All-in-One Printer
  • HP 304 Setup Black Ink Cartridge (~ 105 pages)
  • HP 304 Setup Tri-color Ink Cartridge (~ 100 pages), Setup Poster
  • Power cord
Print time
  • First page out black (A4, ready) As fast as 15 seconds
  • First page out in color (A4, ready) As fast as 18 seconds
Copy speed
  • Up to 4 cpm (black)
  • Up to 2.5 cpm (color)
Scanner type
  • Single page document feeder
Scan file format
  • JPEG (.jpg), PDF (.pdf), PNG (.png), Rich Text (.rtf), Searchable PDF (.pdf), Text (.txt), TIFF (.tif)
Scan resolution
  • 600 x 600 pixels per inch (dpi) optical
Number of print cartridges
  • 2 (1 black, 1 tricolor)
  • Icon LCD display (1.13 inch)
  • 1 Hi-Speed ​​USB 2.0
Mobile printing capability
  • HP ePrint, Apple AirPrint, Wi-Fi Direct Printing
Wireless capability
  • Yes, built-in 802.11b / g / n WiFi
  • 2.33 kg
Minimum dimensions (P x W x L)
  • 403 x 177 x 141 mm
  • Print, copy, scan
Double sided printing
  • Handbook
Duty cycle (monthly, A4)
  • Up to 1,000 pages
Printing technology
  • HP Thermal Inkjet
Printing speed
  • Up to 8 ppm (black)
  • Up to 5.5 ppm (color)

Availability and price of the HP Deskjet 3735

  • Ultra-compact and colorful design
  • Good print quality
  • In addition to printing, copying and scanning
  • Wireless connectivity and mobile printing
  • Print directly from social media
  • Price

  • Except in draft mode, printing is not very fast
  • It does not have a card reader

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