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    Truepat
    Hewlett Packard Instant Ink
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    • 6th Jan 14, 1:05 PM
    Hewlett Packard Instant Ink 6th Jan 14 at 1:05 PM
    Has anybody ever used HP's instant ink service.
    My nephew got an HP Envy 5530 printer for Christmas and JL mentions "Instant Ink" on their site. I have never heard of it and I know nobody who has used it.

    My nephew will be using very occasional printing (<50 pages per month) so the basic package at £1.99 per month would be appropriate but I have no idea if that is a good deal or not. The hype seems to imply it is a reasonable saving over original refills (but no mention about "compatible" cartridges).

    The standard cartridge only lasts for about 200 pages.
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    • dipsomaniac
    • By dipsomaniac 10th Mar 17, 2:08 PM
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    dipsomaniac
    the best printer decision i ever made as it takes all the grief out of buying replacement cartridges. my old printer took 4 x cartridges that averaged £15 each. they all used to empty at different times and i resented paying for them. also, you never knew if you were getting genuine cartridges or if they would arrive half full. now i don't even think about ink. the piece of mind is worth ever penny of the 1.99 i pay each month.
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    • Hugocat83
    • By Hugocat83 19th Mar 17, 12:40 PM
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    Hugocat83
    If anyone needs a referral code for 2 x months free ink please use

    FREEINK

    And then

    h6czB
    Cheers
    Rach
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