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HP 78A Black Toner Cartridge (CE278A)

HP 78A Black Toner Cartridge (CE278A)

Item: 853300    Model: CE278A

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  • Yields up to 2,100 pages
  • Manufactured specifically for HP printers, original HP toner cartridges offer fast, hassle-free printing
  • HP 78A Black toner cartridges deliver consistent yields and provide high-quality results
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<span style="font-size: 12pt"><em>FREE Shipping</em></span>Yields up to 2,100 pagesManufactured specifically for HP printers, original HP toner cartridges offer fast, hassle-free printingHP 78A Black toner cartridges deliver consistent yields and provide high-quality resultsEachOffer Expires on 12/20/2014**While supplies last. May not be valid in combination with other offers. Offer subject to change.Yields up to 2,100 pagesManufactured specifically for HP printers, original HP toner cartridges offer fast, hassle-free printingHP 78A Black toner cartridges deliver consistent yields and provide high-quality resultsHP 78A Black Toner Cartridge (CE278A)http://www.staples.com/sbd/img/res/ic/ico016-print.gif<span style="font-size: 12pt"><em>FREE Shipping</em></span>79.99USDhttp://www.staples-3p.com/s7/is/image/Staples/s0508491_sc7?$std$http://www.staples-3p.com/s7/is/image/Staples/s0508491_sc7?$thb$http://www.staples.com/sbd/img/res/ic/ico016-print.gifhttp://www.staples-3p.com/s7/is/image/Staples/s0508491/HP-78A-Black-Toner-Cartridge-CE278A/product_853300
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  • HP 78A Black Toner Cartridge (CE278A)
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  • HP 78A Black Toner Cartridge (CE278D), Twin Pack
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Specs
Supply TypeTonerToner
Ink/Toner ColorBlackBlack
Page Yield Per Package (Up to)2,1004,200
Est. Cost per Page$0.038$0.034
Ink/Toner Pack Size1/Pack2/Pack
Cartridge Yield TypeStandardStandard
Wide Format CompatibilityNoNo
Ink/Toner Cartridge TypeOriginalOriginal

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HP 78A Black Toner Cartridge (CE278A)
 
3.8

(based on 325 reviews)

Ratings Distribution

  • 5 Stars

     

    (130)

  • 4 Stars

     

    (82)

  • 3 Stars

     

    (52)

  • 2 Stars

     

    (32)

  • 1 Stars

     

    (29)

75%

of respondents would recommend this to a friend.

Pros

  • Easy to replace (181)
  • Clean replacement (172)
  • Dries quickly (108)
  • Sharp tones & colors (76)
  • Long cartridge life (64)

Cons

  • Too expensive (120)
  • Short cartridge life (104)
  • Pricey (10)
  • Pricey / poor value (9)
  • Dull tones & colors (3)

Best Uses

  • Everyday documents (204)
  • Professional documents (117)
  • Graphics & charts (28)
  • Photos (11)
  • Occasional use (6)
    • Reviewer Profile:
    • Frequent user (137), Heavy duty user (109), Infrequent user (8), Value oriented (6), Quality oriented (3)
    • Primary use:
    • Business (214), Personal (50)

Most Helpful Positive Review

 

This product does what it's made for

I use my printer primary for teaching lessons at my church. I prepare lessonsfor Prime timers whose eye sight isn't the best and I'm pleased that the quality of print is very good. I...Read complete review

I use my printer primary for teaching lessons at my church. I prepare lessonsfor Prime timers whose eye sight isn't the best and I'm pleased that the quality of print is very good. I find putting ink cartridges in is very easy. Forme being retired with income being cut when I retired the cost of [$] isquite steep. I noticed the email I just got from staples the price is less now but having just brought the toner I'm not in a position to purchase at this lower price. Overall I'm pleased with my new printer and I may add I'm pleased by my shopping experience at staples.

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Most Helpful Negative Review

 

Terrible per-page cost

I can't believe that HP is charging just as much for a cartridge rated at 2,000 pages as it has for cartridges for other printers rated at 5,000 or more pages. It's outrageous....Read complete review

I can't believe that HP is charging just as much for a cartridge rated at 2,000 pages as it has for cartridges for other printers rated at 5,000 or more pages. It's outrageous. Previously, I owned a LaserJet 1200 and before than a LaserJet 4. I always bought either the standard or extended-life cartridges. Even the so-called "economy" cartridges were rated at 3,000 pages. Had I known that this 2,000-page turkey was the only cartridge available for the P1606dn, I never would have purchased the printer. Anyone want to buy a slightly-used P1606dn?

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5.0

HP 78A

By Patti Frable

from Stroudsburg

Verified Buyer

Comments about HP 78A Black Toner Cartridge (CE278A):

This cartridge worked well

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5.0

Genuine HP Toner

By ABSully

from Saint Petersburg, FL

Verified Buyer

Comments about HP 78A Black Toner Cartridge (CE278A):

We have found this product to be reliable and cost efficient compared to other brands of toner. We have several HP printers and 3 that are not HP. We have found the HP printers to be very reliable mechanically, cost effective to operate, and dependable for producing quality printing. We only buy HP printers any more and only use genuine HP toner. We used to purchase remanufactured toner but found that it did not adhere as well as the genuine HP toner and we prefer to have a reliable product when printing documents that will go to our clients.

We purchase all of our toner through Staples. We have found them to be competitive in pricing including price matching their competition. On the rare occassion that we have had a problem with a toner cartridge not operating properly, even if half the toner had been used when it failed, Staples has always stood behind the products they sell. They have replaced the partially used defective product with a new cartridge free of charge. Between free delivery and excellent customer support, why go anywhere else?

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5.0

Cartridge was great

By HP cartridge

from Pennsylvania

Verified Buyer

Comments about HP 78A Black Toner Cartridge (CE278A):

Ordered new cartridge and received product as described. Easy to install and printed immediately. Was new , not re-manufactured, as described.

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4.0

HP 78A Black Toner

By NOTGUILTY

from Chatham, NJ

Verified Buyer

Comments about HP 78A Black Toner Cartridge (CE278A):

I only use HP toner for my HP printer. This rrecommendation has been the recommendation of every printer repairperson whom I have run into in several companies whom I have access to and the repairperson is not a salesperson of the toner cartridges. I am told that getting other knock-off brands only eventually damage the machine. This product exceeds my expectations. I get more than the number of copies that are advertised. Even when the cartridge is spent, my secretary gets another one hundred copies or so by shaking the cartridge from time to time.

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5.0

Toner

By Best HP Toner

from Wallingford, CT

Verified Buyer

Comments about HP 78A Black Toner Cartridge (CE278A):

We love having staples 3 miles away from our home office! The staff is always so friendly especially Cathy (cashier) & Chris (Copy center). This toner always performs great in our copier. The copies come out so professional for our clients. HP is the best product out there.

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HP 78A Black Toner Cartridge (CE278D), Twin Pack
Item: 410978
Model: CE278D

HP 78A Black Toner Cartridge (CE278D), Twin Pack

Reviews for HP 78A Black Toner Cartridge (CE278D), Twin Pack
4.5stars
(134 reviews)
  • Yields up to 2,100 pages per cartridge
  • Multi pack! Save up to 10% when you buy twin pack instead of individual cartridges
  • Manufactured specifically for HP printers, original HP toner cartridges offer fast, hassle-free printing

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Staples® 50% Recycled Heavyweight Multipurpose Paper, Half Case
Item: 756970
Model: 86058

Staples® 50% Recycled Heavyweight Multipurpose Paper, Half Case

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4.5stars
(30 reviews)
  • 28 lb.
  • 96 US / 109 Euro Bright
  • Recommended for all copiers, inkjet and laser machines
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