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HP Photosmart 6520

alaTest has collected and analyzed 2765 reviews of HP Photosmart 6520. The average rating for this product is 3.8/5, compared to an average rating of 4.0/5 for other products in the same category for all reviews. People are impressed by the multifunction and design. The price and performance are also mentioned favorably, but many are less positive about the paper handling and reliability. There are mixed opinions on the connectivity and durability.

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reliability, paper handling

We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other products in the same category the HP Photosmart 6520 is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 85/100 = Very good quality.

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Consumer review (amazon.co.uk)

Amazon.co.uk review summary for HP Photosmart 6520

 

alaTest has collected and analyzed 327 user reviews of HP Photosmart 6520 from Amazon.co.uk. The average user rating for this product is 4.0/5, compared to an average user rating of 3.9/5 for other products in the same category on Amazon.co.uk. Reviewers are impressed by the print quality and noise. The price and performance also get good feedback. Some have doubts about the ink consumption and paper handling. Comments are divided on the durability.

usability, performance, price, noise, print quality

reliability, paper handling, ink consumption

81% of the reviews on Amazon.co.uk give this product a positive rating.

Oct, 2020

Consumer review (amazon.com)

Amazon.com review summary for HP Photosmart 6520

 

alaTest has collected and analyzed 712 user reviews of HP Photosmart 6520 from Amazon.com. The average user rating for this product is 3.4/5, compared to an average user rating of 3.8/5 for other products in the same category on Amazon.com. Views about the multifunction and design are overall positive. The performance and price are also mentioned favorably. Many are less positive about the paper handling and durability.

usability, price, performance, design, multifunction

reliability, noise, size, durability, paper handling

68% of the reviews on Amazon.com give this product a positive rating.

Oct, 2020

Expert review by : Melissa Riofrio (techadvisor.co.uk)

HP Photosmart 6520 e-All-in-One review

 

Above the HP Photosmart 6520 e-All-in-One sits the scanner, which has basic specs: a letter/A4-size platen, a lid that doesn't telescope to accommodate thicker materials, and no automatic document feeder for scanning multipage documents. (In this price...

Offering better-than-basic features and speed, the Photosmart 6520 e-All-in-One would be a reasonable choice for a home or student user who prints no more than a few dozen pages per week. For the same price, you can get more paper handling and a few...

Aug, 2012

Expert review by : Melissa Riofrio (techworld.com)

HP Photosmart 6520 e-All-in-One Printer review

 

The HP Photosmart 6520 e-All-in-One Printer is a midpriced ($150 as of 08/13/2012) consumer-level color inkjet multifunction printer with a good set of features for light-volume home or student use. If you're trying to decide between this model and its...

Offering better-than-basic features and speed, the Photosmart 6520 e-All-in-One would be a reasonable choice for a home or student user who prints no more than a few dozen pages per week. For the same price, you can get more paper handling and a few...

Aug, 2012

Expert review by : M. David Stone (pcmag.com)

HP Photosmart 6520 e-All-in-One

 

The HP Photosmart 6520 e-All-in-One is a basic home and home office printer with some sophisticated extras.

Touch-screen control panel. Wi-Fi. Prints through the cloud. Duplex (two sided) printing.

No Ethernet. Web-based features available only though a Wi-Fi connection to a network connected to the internet.

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Sep, 2012

Expert review by : Melissa Riofrio (pcworld.com)

HP Photosmart 6520 e-All-in-One Printer Review: Midpriced MFP for Home or Student Use

 

The HP Photosmart 6520 e-All-in-One Printer is a midpriced ($150 as of 08/13/2012) consumer-level color inkjet multifunction printer with a good set of features for light-volume home or student use. If you're trying to decide between this model and its...

Good output quality ; Automatic duplexing

Picture-heavy, detail-light onscreen documentation ; No automatic document feeder

For a light-volume home or student user, this multifunction offers decent speed and features, and average-priced inks.

Aug, 2012

Expert review by : Melissa Riofrio (pcworld.in)

HP Photosmart 6520 e-All-in-One Printer: Midpriced MFP for Home or Student Use

 

The HP Photosmart 6520 e-All-in-One Printer is a midpriced ($150 as of 08/13/2012) consumer-level color inkjet multifunction printer with a good set of features for light-volume home or student use. If you're trying to decide between this model and its...

Aug, 2012

Expert review by (getfrank.co.nz)

HP Photosmart 6520 e-All-in-One Review

 

Reviewed by Matthew LovemoreThese days, you can pick up household multifunction printers from $25 to $500+. The variety is so diverse that it can be almost impossible to distinguish the printers from each other, other then the brand. So how do you...

Dec, 2012

Consumer review (which.co.uk)

Efficient and effective

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I got this printer on special offer mainly for printing,copying and scanning documents .It does all this very well .Initial hiccup was a frequent loss of connectivity necessitating rebooting . But that cleared up after some time without any input from...

Mar, 2015

Consumer review (which.co.uk)

Buy only from where you can easily return!

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First printer lost its scanning function after 3 weeks. Replacement lost scanning function after 4 months. Both lost wi-fi connection regularly. Don't buy it unless your supplier has excellent customer services, such as Amazon, although I had to remind...

Feb, 2015

Consumer review (which.co.uk)

OK but will not print Black

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I have had this printer a while and I have had issues with connectivity, though I have worked round these, but now I cannot get it to print out in black. Having reviewed the HP community support pages it looks like this is a common issue. I have posted...

Oct, 2014

Consumer review (which.co.uk)

AVOID LIKE THE PLAGUE

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I got this printer as a warranty replacement for a 6510 which developed a printing fault, a fault I discovered is unacceptably common in that printer. This one has developed exactly the same fault. This printer clearly has an inherent problem and is...

May, 2014

Price comparison for HP Photosmart 6520

  Store     Price
Remanufactured Ink Cartridge Replacement for HP...
【Printer Compatibility】For HP 96XL 97XL to use with Deskjet 460c 5740 6520 Officejet 100 150 6200 6210...
£52.00 TO SHOP
HXAK Remanufactured Ink Cartridge Replacement for HP...
【Printer Compatibility】Deskjet 5740 5940 6520 6540 6620 Officejet 6300 6310 7210 7310 7410 Photosmart 2570...
£50.00 TO SHOP
Compatible 364XL 364 Ink Cartridges Replacement Use...
● Compatible Printer: Use for HP Photosmart B8550 / B8553 / B8558 / C6380 / C6383 / C5324 / C5383 / C5380 /...
£98.00 TO SHOP
HP N9J74AE 364XL High Yield Original Ink Cartridges...
Original HP Ink Cartridge – exceptional reliability and consistent print quality
£67.00 TO SHOP
HP 339 343 black colour ink cartridge Deskjet / PSC/...
HP
£80.00 TO SHOP
HP SD449EE 338/343 Original Ink Cartridges, Black...
Original HP Ink Cartridge – exceptional reliability and consistent print quality
£69.00 TO SHOP
HP Envy 5540 All-in-One Inkjet Printer, Instant Ink...
Save up to 70% on ink with HP Instant Ink (HP 62 Inks); print high-quality documents and photos in black...
£180.00 TO SHOP
Set of 5 HP 364 Ink Cartridges
Original HP ink cartridge - high reliability and consistent print quality
£52.00 TO SHOP
HP C9504EE 339 Original Ink Cartridges, Black...
Original HP Ink Cartridge – exceptional reliability and consistent print quality
£119.00 TO SHOP
HXAK Remanufactured Ink Cartridge Replacement for HP...
【Printer Compatibility】For HP Deskjet 460cb 5740 6520 6540dt Officejet 6208 6300 6318 Photosmart 320 335...
£50.00 TO SHOP

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