All the basics with easy-to-use features. Print, scan, and copy, simple setup with HP Smart app1 and worry-free wireless.2 Choose HP+ at setup to receive 6 months of Instant Ink 3 and an extended (up to 2 years) HP warranty.
This is an HP+ enabled printer. Choose HP+ at product setup to activate benefits. HP+ requires an HP account, ongoing connection to the internet, and exclusive use of Original HP Ink cartridges for the life of the printer. More at: http://www.hp.com/plus-faq . This printer is intended to work only with cartridges that have new or reused HP electronic circuitry, and it uses dynamic security measures to block cartridges using modified or non-HP circuitry. Periodic firmware updates will maintain the effectiveness of these measures and block cartridges that previously worked. Reused HP electronic circuitry enables the use of reused, remanufactured, and refilled cartridges. More at:
HP+ printing made brilliantly simple
With HP+, get connected cloud that automatically detects and fixes connectivity issues.9
Never run out of ink and save up to 70% with Instant Ink. 6 months included with HP+.3,6,7
With HP+, get advanced HP Smart app solutions such as easy multi-paged documents scanning from your phone.1
Never run out of ink with Instant Ink6
Enroll to Instant Ink to get ink, plus hassle-free delivery and recycling while saving up to 70%.7
Change or cancel any time.8
Simple setup. Simple printing.
Get started fast with simple setup that guides you through each step, using HP Smart app.1
Easily handle tasks and get a lot from one device – print, scan, and copy.
Get quick and easy printing directly at the control panel.
Get better range and faster, more reliable connections using dual-band Wi-Fi® with self-reset.2
Get connected with Bluetooth® and start printing fast from your smartphone or tablet – easy setup.5
Built-in wireless capabilities let you easily access, print, and share resources on a network.2
Your reliable connection
Get better range and faster, more reliable connections using dual-band Wi-Fi® with self-reset.
Get started fast with simple setup that guides you through each step, using HP Smart app
Amazing scanning, now on your smartphone
With HP Smart app, get high-quality scanning and sharing – plus easily make copies – from your smartphone.
Printing from your smartphone just got easier
Easily print everyday documents from your smartphone, using HP Smart app.
Tackle the essentials
Get versatile performance and print, scan, and copy.
Print, copy, scan
Print speed black (ISO)
Up to 7.5 ppm
Print speed color (ISO)
Up to 5.5 ppm
Print speed black (draft, A4)
Up to 20 ppm
Print speed color (draft, A4)
Up to 16 ppm
Print speed black (ISO, A4)
Up to 7.5 ppm61
Print Speed Color (ISO)
Up to 5.5 ppm61
First page out black (A4, ready)
As fast as 15 sec
First page out color (A4, ready)
As fast as 19 sec
Duty cycle (monthly, A4)
Up to 1000 pages(Duty cycle is defined as the maximum number of pages per month of imaged output. This value provides a comparison of product robustness in relation to other HP Color InkJet devices)3
Recommended monthly page volume
50 to 100(HP recommends that the number of printed pages per month be within the stated range for optimum device performance, based on factors including supplies replacement)3
Number of users
HP Thermal Inkjet
Printer drivers included
HP PCL 3 GUI
Print quality black (best)
Up to 1200X 1200 rendered dpi (when printing from a computer)
Print quality color (best)
Up to 4800 x 1200 optimised dpi colour (when printing from a computer on selected HP photo papers and 1200 input dpi)
HP PCL 3 GUI; HP PCLm (HP Apps/UPD); URF (AirPrint)
ICON LCD Display
Number of print cartridges
2 (1 each black, tri-color)
Automatic paper sensor
Mobile printing capability
Apple AirPrint™; Chrome OS; HP Smart app; Mopria-certified81
1 Wireless 802.11a/b/g/n; 1 Hi-Speed USB 2.0
Minimum System Requirements
Windows 10, 7: 32/64-bit, 2 GB available hard disk space, Internet connection, Internet Explorer
Minimum System Requirements for Macintosh
macOS v10.14 Mojave, macOS v10.15 Catalina, macOS v11 Big Sur; 2 GB available hard disk space; Internet required
Compatible Operating Systems
Windows 10, 7: 32/64-bit; macOS v10.14 Mojave, macOS v10.15 Catalina, macOS v11 Big Sur
Compatible Network Operating Systems
Windows 10, 7; MacOS Sierra v10.12 (previously OS X), macOS High Sierra v10.13, macOS Mojave v10.14, macOS Catalina v10.15, Chrome OS
64 MB DDR1; 20 MB Flash
64 MB DDR1; 20 MB Flash
Paper handling input, standard
60-sheet input tray
Up to 60 sheets
Maximum input capacity (sheets)
Up to 60 sheets
Paper handling output, standard
25-sheet output tray
Up to 25 sheets
Maximum output capacity (sheets)
Up to 25 sheets
Finished output handling
Manual (driver support provided)
Paper trays, standard
Paper trays, maximum
Maximum Input Capacity (envelopes)
Up to 5 envelopes
Media sizes supported
A4; B5; A6; DL envelope
Media sizes, custom
89 x 127 to 215 x 279 mm
Plain paper, photo paper, brochure paper, envelopes and other specialty inkjet papers
Media weight, recommended
Media weight, supported
A4: 60 to 90 g/m²; HP envelopes: 75 to 90 g/m²; HP cards: up to 200 g/m²; HP 10 x 15 cm photo paper: up to 300 g/m²
Scan file format
JPEG, TIFF, PDF, BMP, PNG
Scan resolution, optical
Up to 1200 dpi
Scan size, maximum
216 x 297 mm
Automatic document feeder capacity
Digital sending standard features
Copy speed black (ISO)
Up to 6 cpm
Copy speed color (ISO)
Up to 3 cpm
Copy reduce / enlarge settings
Via HP Smart app
Up to 9 copies
Yes, mobile fax (send only)
Fax Auto Redial
Fax delayed sending
Input voltage: 220 to 240 VAC (+/- 10%), 50/60 Hz (+/- 3Hz)
Power supply type
2.5 Watts (Ready) ; 1.1 Watts (Sleep); 0.15 Watts (Off) ; 0.15 Watts (Auto-off)21
Typical electricity consumption (TEC) number
Operating temperature range
5 to 40°C
Recommended operating humidity range
20 to 80% RH (non-condensing)
Minimum dimensions (W x D x H)
425 x 304 x 154 mm
Maximum dimensions (W x D x H)
425 x 546 x 250 mm (Output Extension fully out)
Package dimensions (W x D x H)
475 x 191 x 354 mm
Quantity per pallet
Pallet dimensions (W x D x H)
1200 x 1000 x 2261 mm
Country of origin
Made in China
What’s in the box
HP DeskJet 2720e All-in-One Printer
HP 305 Setup Black Cartridge
HP 305 Setup Tri-Color Cartridge
Power cord. For ink volume and page yield information, visit http://www.hp.com/go/learnaboutsupplies
No, please purchase USB cable separately
HP 305 Black Original Ink Cartridge (~120 pages yield) 3YM61AE; HP 305XL Black High-Yield Original Ink Cartridge (~240 pages yield) 3YM62AE; HP 305 Tri-Color Original Ink Cartridge (~100 pages yield) 3YM60AE; HP 305XL Tri-Color High-Yield Original Ink Cartridge (~200 pages yield) 3YM63AE. Actual yield varies considerably based on content of printed pages and other factors. For details see http://www.hp.com/go/learnaboutsupplies
HP Printer Software, available online
Up to 2 years HP Warranty. 24-hour, 7 days a week Web support; Business hour phone support within warranty period.
Requires the HP Smart app download. For details on local printing requirements see http://www.hp.com/go/mobileprinting. Certain features/software are available in English language only, and differ between desktop and mobile applications. Instant Ink subscription may be required. Instant Ink not available in all countries. See details at http://www.hpinstantink.com. Internet access required and must be purchased separately. HP account required for full functionality. List of supported operating systems available in app stores.
Wireless operations are compatible with 2.4 GHz and 5.0 GHz operations only. Learn more at http://www.hp.com/go/mobileprinting. Wi-Fi is a registered trademark of Wi-Fi Alliance®. Supports both 5.0 GHz and 2.4 GHz using up to 12 non-overlapping channels vs only 3 non-overlapping channels for 2.4 GHz only. Supports 5.0 GHz band (up to 150 mbps) vs 2.4 GHz band (up to 72.2 mbps). Internet access required and must be purchased separately.
HP Instant Ink sign up required. HP Instant Ink not available in all countries. Subject to monthly page limit of plan selected. Must complete HP Instant Ink signup within 7 days of setting up the printer with the HP-recommended setup process as indicated in the instructions that came with your printer. Use of in-box ink cartridge is included in period of offer. One offer redeemable per printer. Free months offer with HP Instant Ink subject to change after 10.31.2021. Offer cannot be redeemed for cash. Setup Offer may be combined with other offers; see terms and conditions of the other offer for more details. Requires a valid credit/debit card, an email address, and Internet connection to printer. Unless service is cancelled within the promotional period online at hpinstantink.com, a monthly service fee, based on the plan chosen, plus tax and overage fees will be charged to your credit/debit card. Customer will be charged for any overage fees and applicable taxes at the end of each month in the promotional period. See additional offer information available during online signup process. For service details, see http://www.hpinstantink.com.
Two years of HP warranty require HP+ activation at setup. Two years consist of: (1) one year standard HP warranty; (2) one year extra HP warranty through HP+ activation at setup. Refer to the documentation in the printer box for further information on HP warranty. HP Warranty benefits apply in addition to any statutory rights provided under applicable consumer protection laws related to non-conformity of goods with the contract of sale. Such consumer statutory rights are not limited or affected in any manner by the HP Warranty. See: https://support.hp.com/gb-en/document/c03922002?openCLC=true.
Mobile device needs to support Bluetooth v4.2+ and be enabled. A mobile app such as HP ePrint or HP Smart must be installed and opened for printing. Mobile device must be within 1.5 m (5 feet) of the printer. For details, see http://www.hp.com/go/bleprinting. Bluetooth is a trademark owned by its proprietor and used by HP under license.
Based on plan usage, Internet connection to eligible HP printer, valid credit/debit card, email address, and delivery service in your geographic area.
Based on monthly subscription cost of HP Instant Ink 700 page plans without purchase of additional sets of pages compared to cost per page to print ISO/IEC 24711 pages on most in-class, traditional A4 colour inkjet cartridge printers & MFPs using original standard capacity cartridges priced for: majority of EMEA countries <200 Euro; UK <200 GBP. Sale prices not considered for this study. HP Ink Advantage printers excluded due to non-standard hardware & supplies model. Buyers Lab July 2020 study commissioned by HP, based on publicly available information as of June 1, 2020. Printers selected by market share in IDC Quarterly Hardcopy Peripherals Tracker – Final Historical 2020Q1. For details: http://www.keypointintelligence.com/HPInstantInkROW.
Change or cancel your plan at any time online. If you decide to cancel your HP Instant Ink plan you can go back to using HP original Standard or XL cartridges. Plan upgrades are effective immediately and the charges will be applied retrospectively or in the next billing cycle, depending on user choice. Plan downgrades and cancellations are effective after the last day of the current billing period. For full details go to http://instantink.hpconnected.com/terms.
Improved printer connectivity utilizing Smart Driver and Print/Scan Doctor technology in the HP+ system, versus HP consumer printers without HP+.
Power requirements are based on the country/region where the printer is sold. Do not convert operating voltages. This will damage the printer and void the product warranty.
Either after first page or after first set of ISO test pages. For details see http://www.hp.com/go/printerclaims
Local printing requires mobile device and printer to be on the same network or have a direct wireless connection to the printer. Wireless performance is dependent on physical environment and distance from access point. Wireless operations are compatible with 2.4 GHz operations only. Remote printing requires an Internet connection to an HP web-connected printer. App or software and HP Smart app account registration may also be required. Wireless broadband use requires separately purchased service contract for mobile devices. Check with service provider for coverage and availability in your area. Learn more at http://www.hp.com/go/mobileprinting