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HP Photosmart 7520
 
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$89.99 - $283.36
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Summary: An all-in-one inkjet printer from HP. It has scan and copy functions, an automatic document feeder, built-in faxing, and Wi-Fi networking. Works with both Windows and Mac OS.
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Type: All-in-one inkjet printers
About - HP Photosmart 7520
The HP Photosmart 7520 is an all-in-one inkjet printer with scan and copy functions, an automatic document feeder, built-in faxing, and Wi-Fi networking. It works with both Windows and Mac OS. Individual cartridges for each color let you change only the ones that are empty. The capacity of the main paper tray is 125 sheets, a typical size. It also has a separate tray for snapshot-size photo paper. There's an automatic document feeder to let you copy or scan a stack of pages in one operation. The printer has a medium-size 2.1-inch display screen that can preview photos to be printed from a memory card.
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HP continues to have the largest market share in this category. With a plethora of products announced throughout the year, its offerings satisfy all types of consumers.

Features & Specs - HP Photosmart 7520
info Built-in fax Yes
info Memory-card reader MS (Memory Stick),SD (Secure Digital),MMC (MultiMedia)
info LCD viewer Yes
info Individual color tanks Yes
info Can print if color empty Yes
info Auto-duplexing Yes
info PictBridge No
info Networking W
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User Reviews - HP Photosmart 7520
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1.0
Disappointed
10/13/2014
Pros
Easy To Use
Quiet
Cons
Unreliable
Best Uses
Comment:
I bought this printer especially to print photos, along with routine text printing. I continue to be extremely disappointed in its ink problems. All was well until I began to replace ink cartridges. EVERY time I replace, I have severe printing problems. I cleaned print heads before it was a month old. With each replacement, I have to remove the cartridges and clean again. Prints are often streaked, or one color dominates. I very much regret buying this printer.
How long have you owned it:
Three-to-six months
Bottom Line
No, I would not recommend this to a friend.
 
4.0
Good printer
10/1/2014
Pros
Easy To Use
Fast Operation
Great Print Quality
Quiet
Reliable
Cons
Best Uses
Professional Documents
Comment:
I don't know why others have had issues with this printer. The connectivity works great, installing ink or paper is easy. I have printed photos from afar onto this printer using the apps. Maybe I was just lucky and got a good one. Always have bought HP and not had any problems. Purchase new ones for the improved photo quality, or connectivity.
How long have you owned it:
More than six months
Bottom Line
Yes, I would recommend this to a friend.
 
1.0
Don't Buy the HP 7525 Printer
9/27/2014
Pros
None
Cons
Unreliable
Wifi Not Reliable
Best Uses
Comment:
The HP 7525 has given me nothing but frustration. The initial set up was difficult, but I was eventually able to get several laptops connected and printing. The next day no one in my house was able to print and the printer status was offline. The printer reported that it was connected to the network with a valid IP address, but none of the computers could connect to the printer. I made several calls to the HP Support line, but they could not fix the problem. I was using the USB cable to print until I could find time to return the printer to Costco. Suddenly the black ink stopped working. I noticed on the HP Support forum that others have had this problem as well. I called HP and they walked me through cleaning the printer heads. After reinstalling the printer head the printer reported a failure in the printer's ink system. It is unbelievable how bad this product performs and HP should recall this defective product. I am waiting for them to replace the printer under the warranty. <br /><br />Please take my advice and don't waste your time buying this printer.
How long have you owned it:
One-to-three months
Bottom Line
No, I would not recommend this to a friend.
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