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Brother MFC-J5620vsEpson XP-860

Brother MFC-J5620

41

Overall Score

41

Overall Score
Our Verdict:
A middle of the road spec and poor value for money 600 x 1200 DPI inkjet, with OK running costs
23
Value for Money
Poor
57
Features
Average Features
42
Running Costs
$0 Over 5 Years
41
Overall Score
Mediocre
600 X 1200 DPI Yes Inkjet 22ppm Sep 2015
Maximum Resolution Colour Printing Print Technology Print Speed (black, Normal Quality, A4/US Letter) Release Date
Maximum Resolution 600 X 1200 DPI
Colour Printing Yes
Print Technology Inkjet
Print Speed (black, Normal Quality, A4/US Letter) 22ppm
Release Date Sep 2015
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An average spec and marginally out of date 760 x 1440 DPI inkjet, with OK running costs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-J5620

41

Overall Score

41

Overall Score
Our Verdict:
A middle of the road spec and poor value for money 600 x 1200 DPI inkjet, with OK running costs
23
Value for Money
Poor
57
Features
Average Features
42
Running Costs
$0 Over 5 Years
41
Overall Score
Mediocre
600 X 1200 DPI Yes Inkjet 22ppm Sep 2015
Maximum Resolution Colour Printing Print Technology Print Speed (black, Normal Quality, A4/US Letter) Release Date
Maximum Resolution 600 X 1200 DPI
Colour Printing Yes
Print Technology Inkjet
Print Speed (black, Normal Quality, A4/US Letter) 22ppm
Release Date Sep 2015
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An average spec and marginally out of date 760 x 1440 DPI inkjet, with OK running costs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-J5620 Epson XP-860
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Brother MFCJ5620DW Wireless Color All-in-One Inkjet Printer, 35ppm Black/27ppm - (Brand new, unopened)
$253.53
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Epson Expression Photo XP-860 Wireless Color Photo Printer with Scanner and Copier
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$199.99
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Epson Expression XP-860 Inkjet Multifunction Printer - Color - Photo Print - Desktop
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Reasons For

Brother MFC-J5620 Epson XP-860
2 Reasons For
Vastly Bigger Standard Input Capacity
The Brother MFC-J5620 has a standard input capacity of 330 sheets, however the Epson XP-860 is only a 100 sheets standard input capacity inkjet printer (230 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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Better Brand
Brother inkjet printers have an average rating of 89.4%, but Epson has an average rating of 72.9%.
3 Reasons For
32% Faster Print Speed (black, Normal Quality, A4/US Letter)
The Epson XP-860 is a 32ppm print speed (black, normal quality, A4/US Let inkjet printer. That's 10ppm faster than the Brother MFC-J5620 (22ppm).

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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More Shops Are Selling it
A greater number of sellers 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 XP-860 only costs $0 to run however the Brother MFC-J5620 costs $0 to run (54% more).
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Date Released

Brother MFC-J5620 Epson XP-860
27 months old 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-J5620
Brother
MFC-J5620
0 trees 0.0024 tonnes CO2
Epson XP-860
Epson
XP-860
0 trees 0.0016 tonnes CO2 (Best)

Specification

Printing

Brother MFC-J5620 Epson XP-860
Print Speed (black, Normal Quality, A4/US Letter) 22ppm 32ppm
BEST

Print Technology

Brother MFC-J5620 Epson XP-860
Print Head Nozzles
Duplex Print Options
Compatible Ink Types, Supplies Unknown - Click to provide data

Memory

Brother MFC-J5620 Epson XP-860
Internal Memory 128MB Unknown - Click to provide data

Input Capacity

Brother MFC-J5620 Epson XP-860
Auto Document Feeder (ADF) Input Capacity 35 sheets
BEST
30 sheets
Standard Input Capacity 330 sheets
BEST
100 sheets

Output Capacity

Brother MFC-J5620 Epson XP-860
Standard Output Capacity 50 sheets Unknown - Click to provide data

Paper Handling

Brother MFC-J5620 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-J5620 Epson XP-860
Noise Level 50dB Unknown - Click to provide data

Weight & Dimensions

Brother MFC-J5620 Epson XP-860
Weight 11.7kg 8.3kg
Height 240mm 191mm
Depth 345mm 339mm
Width 490mm 390mm

Power

Brother MFC-J5620 Epson XP-860
Power Consumption (standby) 5.5W 6.9W
Typical Power Consumption 32W 21W

Operational Conditions

Brother MFC-J5620 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-J5620 Epson XP-860
Standard Media Sizes

System Requirements

Brother MFC-J5620 Epson XP-860
Compatible Operating Systems

Display

Brother MFC-J5620 Epson XP-860
Display Diagonal 3.7" Unknown - Click to provide data

Media Weight

Brother MFC-J5620 Epson XP-860
Recommended Media Weight Unknown - Click to provide data 64g/m²

Technical Details

Brother MFC-J5620 Epson XP-860
Image Scaling/enlargement Range Unknown - Click to provide data
Fax Resolution Fine Mode (colour)
Type
Interface
Copy Resolution (black Text) Unknown - Click to provide data
Supported Network Protocols
Media Types Supported
Colour Depth
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

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