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Brother MFC-J480vsEpson WF-3620

Brother MFC-J480

40

Overall Score

40

Overall Score

Brother MFC-J480

$48.75
$19.36
Our Verdict:
A best selling but only middle of the road spec 6000 x 1200 DPI inkjet printer, with alright running costs
57
Features
Average Features
68
Running Costs
$0 Over 5 Years
40
Overall Score
Mediocre
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
Maximum Resolution 6000 X 1200 DPI
Colour Printing Yes
Print Technology Inkjet
Print Speed (black, Normal Quality, A4/US Letter) 12ppm
Release Date Sep 2015
Epson WF-3620

64

Overall Score

64

Overall Score

Epson WF-3620

$34.99
Our Verdict:
An affordable and economical to run 4800 x 2400 DPI inkjet, with good features
77
Value for Money
Very Good
66
Features
Good Features
77
Running Costs
$0 Over 5 Years
64
Overall Score
Good
4800 X 2400 DPI Yes Inkjet 19ppm Sep 2015
Maximum Resolution Colour Printing Print Technology Print Speed (black, Normal Quality, A4/US Letter) Release Date
Maximum Resolution 4800 X 2400 DPI
Colour Printing Yes
Print Technology Inkjet
Print Speed (black, Normal Quality, A4/US Letter) 19ppm
Release Date Sep 2015
Brother MFC-J480

40

Overall Score

40

Overall Score

Brother MFC-J480

$48.75
$19.36
Our Verdict:
A best selling but only middle of the road spec 6000 x 1200 DPI inkjet printer, with alright running costs
57
Features
Average Features
68
Running Costs
$0 Over 5 Years
40
Overall Score
Mediocre
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
Maximum Resolution 6000 X 1200 DPI
Colour Printing Yes
Print Technology Inkjet
Print Speed (black, Normal Quality, A4/US Letter) 12ppm
Release Date Sep 2015
Epson WF-3620

64

Overall Score

64

Overall Score

Epson WF-3620

$34.99
Our Verdict:
An affordable and economical to run 4800 x 2400 DPI inkjet, with good features
77
Value for Money
Very Good
66
Features
Good Features
77
Running Costs
$0 Over 5 Years
64
Overall Score
Good
4800 X 2400 DPI Yes Inkjet 19ppm Sep 2015
Maximum Resolution Colour Printing Print Technology Print Speed (black, Normal Quality, A4/US Letter) Release Date
Maximum Resolution 4800 X 2400 DPI
Colour Printing Yes
Print Technology Inkjet
Print Speed (black, Normal Quality, A4/US Letter) 19ppm
Release Date Sep 2015

Top Prices

Brother MFC-J480 Epson WF-3620
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Brother MFC-J480DW Black/Cyan/Magenta/Yellow Original Ink Standard Yield (260 Yield)
Out of stock
$39.97
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Brother 100 Page Paper Cassette - MFCJ460DW, MFC-J460DW, MFCJ480DW, MFC-J480DW, MFCJ485DW, MFC-J485DW
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$45.99
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Brother MFC-J480DW - Wireless Inkjet Color All-in-One Printer w Auto Document Feeder, Amazon Dash Replenishment Enabled
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$59.99
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MFC-J480DW - MULTIFUNCTION - INK-JET - BLACK (ISO/IEC 24734): UP TO 12PPM,COLOR
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$68.11
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Brother MFCJ480DW Black/Cyan/Magenta/Yellow Original Ink Standard Yield 260 New (Brand new, unopened) - on
$48.75
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Sublimation Ink Epson WF 7110 WF-7610 WF-7620 WF-3620 (Brand new, unopened) - on
$34.99
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Epson Duplexer Duplex Unit - NEW - WorkForce WF-3620, WorkForce WF-3621
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$36.99
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Epson Paper Tray Cassette Assembly: WorkForce WF-3620, WF-3621, WF-3520, WF-3521 & PX-605F
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$46.99
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Epson WorkForce WF-3620
$229.49
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Epson WorkForce WF-3620 DWF
$229.99
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Non-OEM CISS Epson WF-3620DWF Pre-filled with 400ml Pigment ink European version (Brand new, unopened)
$53.99
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Continuous Ink System CISS PIGMENT Ink EPSON WF-3620 WF-3640 WF-7610 WF-7620 (Brand new, unopened)
$79.00
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NEW Epson WF-3620 Wireless All-in-One Inkjet Printer, Copy / Fax / Print / Scan (Brand new, unopened)
$202.50
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Sublimation Printer Epson WF-3620 CISS Bundle 4 Sublimation Ink 110 Paper New (Brand new, unopened)
$269.00
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Epson WF-3620 Sublimation Printer with ChipsLess Motherboard Built-on Tank & ink (Brand new, unopened)
$279.95
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Epson WorkForce WF-3620 Inkjet Multifunction Printer - Color - Photo Print - Desktop - Copier/Fax/Printer/Scanner - 33 ppm Mono/20 ppm Color Print - 19 ipm Mono/10 ipm Color Print (ISO) - 48 Second Photo - 4800 x 2400dpi Print - Automatic Duplex Prin
$146.49
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Reasons For

Brother MFC-J480 Epson WF-3620
2 Reasons For
More Popular
The Brother MFC-J480 is a more popular choice amongst buyers.
Better Brand
Brother inkjet printers have an average rating of 89.4%, but Epson has an average rating of 72.9%.
6 Reasons For
Faster Print Speed (black, Normal Quality, A4/US Letter)
The Epson WF-3620 is a 19ppm print speed (black, normal quality, A4/US Let inkjet printer. That's 7ppm faster than the Brother MFC-J480 (12ppm).

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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60% Bigger Standard Input Capacity
The Epson WF-3620 is a 250 sheets standard input capacity inkjet printer. That's 150 sheets bigger than the Brother MFC-J480 (100 sheets).

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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Cheaper by $14
The Epson WF-3620 is $13.76 cheaper than the Brother MFC-J480.
More Shops Are Selling it
A greater number of shops increases the price competition amongst retailers for the product and also increases the chances of this inkjet printer remaining in stock.
Cheaper to Run by $0 Over Five Years
Over five years the Epson WF-3620 is $0 cheaper to run than the Brother MFC-J480.
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Better Manufacturer's Guarantee by One Year
The Epson WF-3620 comes with a one year guarantee from the manufacturer, whereas the Brother MFC-J480 has a zero year guarantee.

Date Released

Brother MFC-J480 Epson WF-3620
27 months old 27 months old

Manufacturer's Warranty

Brother MFC-J480 Epson WF-3620
0 years 1 year

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-J480
Brother
MFC-J480
0 trees 0.0015 tonnes CO2
Epson WF-3620
Epson
WF-3620
0 trees 0.0013 tonnes CO2 (Best)

Specification

Printing

Brother MFC-J480 Epson WF-3620
Print Speed (colour, Normal Quality, A4/US Letter) Unknown - Click to provide data 10ppm
Print Speed (black, Normal Quality, A4/US Letter) 12ppm 19ppm
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Print Technology

Brother MFC-J480 Epson WF-3620
Print Head Nozzles Unknown - Click to provide data
Duplex Print Options

Memory

Brother MFC-J480 Epson WF-3620
Internal Memory 128MB Unknown - Click to provide data

Input Capacity

Brother MFC-J480 Epson WF-3620
Auto Document Feeder (ADF) Input Capacity 20 sheets Unknown - Click to provide data
Maximum Input Capacity 100 sheets Unknown - Click to provide data
Standard Input Capacity 100 sheets 250 sheets
BEST

Output Capacity

Brother MFC-J480 Epson WF-3620
Standard Output Capacity 50 sheets Unknown - Click to provide data

Paper Handling

Brother MFC-J480 Epson WF-3620
Maximum Print Size
210 x 297 mm (A4)
 210 x 297 mm (A4)
210 x 297 mm (A4)
 210 x 297 mm (A4)

Sound Emission

Brother MFC-J480 Epson WF-3620
Noise Level 50dB Unknown - Click to provide data

Weight & Dimensions

Brother MFC-J480 Epson WF-3620
Weight 8.3kg 9.7kg
Height 172mm Unknown - Click to provide data
Depth 341mm Unknown - Click to provide data
Width 400mm Unknown - Click to provide data

Power

Brother MFC-J480 Epson WF-3620
Power Consumption (standby) 3.5W Unknown - Click to provide data
Typical Power Consumption 19W 17W

Operational Conditions

Brother MFC-J480 Epson WF-3620
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-J480 Epson WF-3620
Standard Media Sizes Unknown - Click to provide data

Consumables

Brother MFC-J480 Epson WF-3620
Approximate Page Yield (A4, Colour) Unknown - Click to provide data
EP-Cartridge Unknown - Click to provide data

System Requirements

Brother MFC-J480 Epson WF-3620
Compatible Operating Systems Unknown - Click to provide data
Minimum System Requirements Unknown - Click to provide data

Display

Brother MFC-J480 Epson WF-3620
Display Diagonal 1.8" Unknown - Click to provide data

Media Weight

Brother MFC-J480 Epson WF-3620
Recommended Media Weight 64g/m² Unknown - Click to provide data

Technical Details

Brother MFC-J480 Epson WF-3620
Image Scaling/enlargement Range Unknown - Click to provide data
Fax Resolution Fine Mode (colour) Unknown - Click to provide data
Type Unknown - Click to provide data
Wireless Technology Unknown - Click to provide data
Interface Unknown - Click to provide data
Copy Resolution (black Text) Unknown - Click to provide data
Supported Network Protocols Unknown - Click to provide data
Media Types Supported Unknown - Click to provide data
Colour Depth Unknown - Click to provide data
Copy Speed (normal Quality, Black, A4) Unknown - Click to provide data
Compliance Industry Standards Unknown - Click to provide data
Bundled Software Unknown - Click to provide data
Optical Scanning Resolution Unknown - Click to provide data 1,200 DPI

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