HP OfficeJet 5740 e-All-in-One Printer series
Single and multifunction printers
Print, copy, scan, fax, web, photo
Number of print cartridges
2 (1 each black, tri-colour)
Print speed black (ISO, A4)
Normal: Up to 12 ppm Either after first page or after first set of ISO test pages. For details, see http://www.hp.com/go/printerclaims.
Print speed color (ISO, A4)
Up to 8 ppm Either after first page or after first set of ISO test pages. For details, see http://www.hp.com/go/printerclaims.
First page out (ready)
Black: As fast as 18 sec Either after first page or after first set of ISO test pages. For details, see http://www.hp.com/go/printerclaims.
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 LaserJet or HP Color LaserJet devices, and enables appropriate deployment of printers and MFPs to satisfy the demands of connected individuals or groups.
Recommended monthly page volume
300 to 400 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.
Print quality black (best)
Black: Up to 1200 x 1200 rendered dpi (when printing from a computer) Color: Up to 4800 x 1200 optimised dpi colour (when printing from a computer on selected HP photo papers and maximum dpi)
6.75 cm touchscreen CGD (Colour Graphics Display)
Yes, built-in Ethernet, Wi-Fi 802.11b/g/n
2 Hi-Speed USB 2.0; Fast Ethernet 10/100Base-TX; Wi-Fi 802.11b/g/n; RJ-11 fax; NFC
Minimum system requirements
Windows 10, 8.1, 8, 7: 1 GHz 32-bit (x86) or 64-bit (x64) processor, 2 GB available hard disk space, CD-ROM/DVD drive or Internet connection, USB port, Internet Explorer; Windows Vista: 800 MHz 32-bit (x86) or 64-bit (x64) processor, 2 GB available hard disk space, CD-ROM/DVD drive or Internet connection, USB port, Internet Explorer OS X v10.7 LIon, OS X v10.8 Mountain Lion, OS X v10.9 Mavericks, 1 GB HD, Internet, USB
Compatible operating systems
Windows 10, Windows 8.1, Windows 8, Windows 7, Windows Vista; Mac OS X Lion, OS X Mountain Lion, OS X Mavericks
Media sizes, custom
97.79 x 215 to 127 x 355 mm
Paper handling input, standard
125-sheet main input tray, 15-sheet photo tray
Paper handling output, standard
25-sheet output tray
Paper (plain, inkjet, photo), envelopes, transparencies, labels, cards, the HP premium media, iron-on transfers, borderless media
Media weights, recommended
70 to 90 g/m²
Yes (up to 216 x 297 mm), Memory card slot
Scan file format
PDF, BMP, JPG, GIF, TIF, PGM
Automatic document feeder capacity
Standard, 25 sheets
Digital sending standard features
Via printer control app: scan to email; From software: scan to file, scan to email
Scan input modes
Front panel or HP Solution Center desktop scanning to computer, SD card or email
Copy speed (draft)
Black: Up to 21 cpm Color: Up to 19 cpm Speed specifications have been updated to reflect current industry testing methods.
Copy resolution (black text)
300 x 300 dpi
Copy resolution (color text and graphics)
600 x 600 dpi
Copy reduce / enlarge settings
25 to 400%
Fax transmission speed
4 sec per page Based on standard ITU-T test image #1 at standard resolution. More complicated pages or higher resolution will take longer and use more memory.
Up to 100 pages in black and white 2 MB flash
Fax Resolution Black (best)
Up to 300 x 311 dpi
Fax Speed Dials, Maximum Number
Up to 99 numbers
Input voltage: 100 to 240 VAC (+/- 10%), 50/60 Hz (+/- 3 Hz)
5.25 watts (ready), 1.18 watts (sleep), 0.25 watts (off) 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.
Sustainable impact specifications
Save paper by up to 50% using automatic two-sided printing. Free, convenient cartridge recycling in 50 countries: http://www.hp.com/recycle.
Operating temperature range
5 to 40ºC
Minimum dimensions (W x D x H)
452 x 410 x 193 mm
Maximum dimensions (W x D x H)
454 x 503 X 193 mm
Package dimensions (W x D x H)
497 x 247 x 491 mm
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One-year limited warranty. Warranty and support options vary by product, country and local legal requirements.