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Brother MFC-J4420DWvsEpson XP-860

Brother MFC-J4420DW

48

Overall Score

48

Overall Score
Our Verdict:
A good spec but not very good value for money 1200 x 600 DPI inkjet, with OK running costs
39
Value for Money
Poor
60
Features
Good Features
61
Running Costs
$0 Over 5 Years
48
Overall Score
Mediocre
1200 X 600 DPI Yes Inkjet 20ppm Jan 2016
Maximum Resolution Colour Printing Print Technology Print Speed (black, Normal Quality, A4/US Letter) Release Date
Maximum Resolution 1200 X 600 DPI
Colour Printing Yes
Print Technology Inkjet
Print Speed (black, Normal Quality, A4/US Letter) 20ppm
Release Date Jan 2016
Epson XP-860

40

Overall Score

40

Overall Score
Our Verdict:
An average spec and marginally out of date 760 x 1440 DPI inkjet, with OK running costs
57
Features
Average Features
62
Running Costs
$0 Over 5 Years
40
Overall Score
Mediocre
5760 X 1440 DPI Yes Inkjet 32ppm Sep 2015
Maximum Resolution Colour Printing Print Technology Print Speed (black, Normal Quality, A4/US Letter) Release Date
Maximum Resolution 5760 X 1440 DPI
Colour Printing Yes
Print Technology Inkjet
Print Speed (black, Normal Quality, A4/US Letter) 32ppm
Release Date Sep 2015
Brother MFC-J4420DW

48

Overall Score

48

Overall Score
Our Verdict:
A good spec but not very good value for money 1200 x 600 DPI inkjet, with OK running costs
39
Value for Money
Poor
60
Features
Good Features
61
Running Costs
$0 Over 5 Years
48
Overall Score
Mediocre
1200 X 600 DPI Yes Inkjet 20ppm Jan 2016
Maximum Resolution Colour Printing Print Technology Print Speed (black, Normal Quality, A4/US Letter) Release Date
Maximum Resolution 1200 X 600 DPI
Colour Printing Yes
Print Technology Inkjet
Print Speed (black, Normal Quality, A4/US Letter) 20ppm
Release Date Jan 2016
Epson XP-860

40

Overall Score

40

Overall Score
Our Verdict:
An average spec and marginally out of date 760 x 1440 DPI inkjet, with OK running costs
57
Features
Average Features
62
Running Costs
$0 Over 5 Years
40
Overall Score
Mediocre
5760 X 1440 DPI Yes Inkjet 32ppm Sep 2015
Maximum Resolution Colour Printing Print Technology Print Speed (black, Normal Quality, A4/US Letter) Release Date
Maximum Resolution 5760 X 1440 DPI
Colour Printing Yes
Print Technology Inkjet
Print Speed (black, Normal Quality, A4/US Letter) 32ppm
Release Date Sep 2015

Top Prices

Brother MFC-J4420DW Epson XP-860
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NEW Brother MFCJ4420DW Business Smart MFC-J4420DW Inkjet Multifunction Printer (Brand new, unopened) - on
$182.98
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$216.33
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$222.93
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Epson Expression Photo XP-860 Wireless Color Photo Printer with Scanner and Copier
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Epson Expression XP-860 Inkjet Multifunction Printer - Color - Photo Print - Desktop
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Reasons For

Brother MFC-J4420DW Epson XP-860
3 Reasons For
A Lot Bigger Standard Input Capacity
The Brother MFC-J4420DW has a standard input capacity of 150 sheets, however the Epson XP-860 is only a 100 sheets standard input capacity inkjet printer (50 sheets smaller).

This indicates the largest amount of paper that can be safely loaded into the printer at once.

Higher input capacities mean that you will be able to print more before having to refill the tray.

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More Shops Are Selling it
A greater number of retailers increases the price competition amongst retailers for this inkjet printer and also increases the chances of the product remaining in stock.
Better Brand
Brother inkjet printers have an average rating of 89.4%, but Epson has an average rating of 72.9%.
2 Reasons For
A Lot Faster Print Speed (black, Normal Quality, A4/US Letter)
Epson XP-860 is 32ppm print speed (black, normal quality, A4/US Let, but the Brother MFC-J4420DW is only a 20ppm print speed (black, normal quality, A4/US Let inkjet printer (12ppm slower).

This measures how long it takes the inkjet printer to print a single black & white A4 page at normal quality.

A faster print speed means the inkjet printer is more efficient and can manage larger print jobs faster.

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$0 Cheaper to Run Over Five Years
The Epson XP-860 only costs $0 to run over five years whereas the Brother MFC-J4420DW costs $0 to run (12% more).
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Date Released

Brother MFC-J4420DW Epson XP-860
23 months old Best 27 months old

Key Features

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

This measures how long it takes the inkjet printer to print a single black & white A4 page at normal quality.

A faster print speed means the inkjet printer is more efficient and can manage larger print jobs faster.

Standard Input Capacity

This indicates the largest amount of paper that can be safely loaded into the printer at once.

Higher input capacities mean that you will be able to print more before having to refill the tray.

Energy Efficiency

Running Costs Over 5 Years

Inkjet printer running costs calculated based on an average of 20 minutes of use per week. The running cost comprises the electricity cost when using the inkjet printer and the electricity standby cost. Compare all energy saving inkjet printers.

Environmental Impact

We have calculated the amount of CO2 that will be generated by running each of these inkjet printers for 5 years. We have then converted that into the number of tree seedlings that you would need to plant and grow for 10 years in order to offset that amount of CO2.
Brother MFC-J4420DW
Brother
MFC-J4420DW
0 trees 0.0018 tonnes CO2
Epson XP-860
Epson
XP-860
0 trees 0.0016 tonnes CO2 (Best)

Specification

Printing

Brother MFC-J4420DW Epson XP-860
Print Speed (black, Normal Quality, A4/US Letter) 20ppm 32ppm
BEST

Print Technology

Brother MFC-J4420DW Epson XP-860
Print Head Nozzles
Duplex Print Options Unknown - Click to provide data
Compatible Ink Types, Supplies Unknown - Click to provide data

Memory

Brother MFC-J4420DW Epson XP-860
Internal Memory 128MB Unknown - Click to provide data

Input Capacity

Brother MFC-J4420DW Epson XP-860
Auto Document Feeder (ADF) Input Capacity 20 sheets 30 sheets
BEST
Standard Input Capacity 150 sheets
BEST
100 sheets

Output Capacity

Brother MFC-J4420DW Epson XP-860
Standard Output Capacity 50 sheets Unknown - Click to provide data

Paper Handling

Brother MFC-J4420DW Epson XP-860
Maximum Print Size
297 x 420 mm (A3)
 297 x 420 mm (A3)
297 x 420 mm (A3)
 297 x 420 mm (A3)

Sound Emission

Brother MFC-J4420DW Epson XP-860
Noise Level 50dB Unknown - Click to provide data

Weight & Dimensions

Brother MFC-J4420DW Epson XP-860
Weight 9.5kg 8.3kg
Height 188mm 191mm
Depth 290mm 339mm
Width 480mm 390mm

Power

Brother MFC-J4420DW Epson XP-860
Power Consumption (standby) 5W 6.9W
Power Consumption (off) 1.7W Unknown - Click to provide data
Typical Power Consumption 23W 21W

Operational Conditions

Brother MFC-J4420DW Epson XP-860
Operating Relative Humidity (H-H) 20% Unknown - Click to provide data
Operating Temperature (T-T) 35°C Unknown - Click to provide data

Media Formats

Brother MFC-J4420DW Epson XP-860
Standard Media Sizes

System Requirements

Brother MFC-J4420DW Epson XP-860
Compatible Operating Systems

Display

Brother MFC-J4420DW Epson XP-860
Display Diagonal 2.7" Unknown - Click to provide data

Media Weight

Brother MFC-J4420DW Epson XP-860
Recommended Media Weight Unknown - Click to provide data 64g/m²

Technical Details

Brother MFC-J4420DW Epson XP-860
Fax Resolution Fine Mode (colour)
Type Unknown - Click to provide data
Interface
Copy Resolution (black Text) Unknown - Click to provide data
Supported Network Protocols Unknown - Click to provide data
Media Types Supported
Colour Depth
Copy Speed (normal Quality, Black, A4) Unknown - Click to provide data
Compliance Industry Standards Unknown - Click to provide data
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