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Brother MFC-J680

Brother MFC-J680

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A very popular but only average spec 6000 x 1200 DPI inkjet, with moderate running costs
6000 X 1200 DPI Yes Inkjet 12ppm Sep 2015
Maximum Resolution Colour Printing Print Technology Print Speed (black, Normal Quality, A4/US Letter) Release Date
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Brother MFC-J680DW Black/Cyan/Magenta/Yellow Original Ink Standard Yield (260 Yield)
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$33.05
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Brother Printer MFC-J680DW Wireless Color Photo Printer with Scanner, Copier & Fax, Amazon Dash Replenishment Enabled
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$110.49
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Brother MFC-J680 Review

With low running costs and average features, we have ranked the Brother MFC-J680 number 151 across all inkjet printers.
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Features
Average Features
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Running Costs
$1 Over 10 Years
40
Overall Score
Mediocre

Why Has it Scored 41?

At over a year old this inkjet is slightly out of date, and newer inkjets with more up to date technology are available. View the latest inkjet printers 2017.
It has running costs of $1 over 10 years, which puts it typical compared to the other 226 inkjet printers that we have compared it to. View all energy saving inkjets.
This inkjet printer is one of the best selling inkjets currently on the market.
It has some good features, but is also missing a few features:
6000 x 1200 DPI
Has a Wi-Fi
Very slow print speed (black, normal quality, A4/US Letter)
Very small standard output capacity

Brother MFC-J680 In-Depth Analysis

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Best Seller

The MFC-J680 is a popular choice of inkjet printer according to Amazon sales data.

Running Costs

Running Costs Are Average

The MFC-J680 has an average 10 year running cost of $1 based on typical energy prices, which is typical compared to the other 226 inkjet printers.

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Features

6000 X 1200 DPI

The biggest resolution of the MFC-J680 is 6000 x 1200 DPI. That's 25% more resolution than the most frequently found resolution of 4800 x 1200 DPI. Across all inkjet printers the resolution ranges from 720 x 360 DPI (worst) to 9600 x 2400 DPI (best).

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Very Slow Print Speed (black, Normal Quality, A4/US Letter)

The MFC-J680's print speed (black, normal quality, A4/US Letter) of only 12ppm is in the slowest 25% of all inkjets when ordered by this feature. The print speeds (black, normal quality, A4/US Letter) of inkjet printers range from 1ppm to 100ppm, and the average print speed (black, normal quality, A4/US Letter) is 25ppm.

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Average Standard Input Capacity

The standard input capacity of the MFC-J680 of 120 sheets is relatively typical compared to most other inkjet printers. It is bigger than 61% of all inkjet printers when sorted by this feature.

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Very Small Standard Output Capacity

Inkjets have standard output capacities of between 20 sheets and 500 sheets, and the average standard output capacity is 140 sheets. The MFC-J680's standard output capacity of only 50 sheets is smaller than average when compared to most other inkjet printers. It is smaller than 77% of all inkjets when sorted by this feature.

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Only 210 X 297 Mm (A4) Max Print Size

The biggest maximum print size of the MFC-J680 is 210 x 297 mm (A4). That's 19% less maximum print size than the most common maximum print size of 216 x 356 mm (Legal) and is actually the worst maximum print size across all inkjet printers.

Across similar types of inkjet the best maximum print size is 216 x 1110 mm.

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Has a Wi-Fi

The Brother MFC-J680 has a Wi-Fi. 54% of inkjet printers also have a Wi-Fi.

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