Brother MFC-J5620 vs HP Officejet Pro 8725
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Brother MFC-J5620vsHP Officejet Pro 8725

Brother MFC-J5620

68

Overall Score

68

Overall Score
Our Verdict:
A good spec and economical to run 600 x 1200 DPI inkjet
77
Features
Good Features
70
Running Costs
$0 Over 5 Years
68
Overall Score
Good
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
HP Officejet Pro 8725

71

Overall Score

71

Overall Score
Our Verdict:
A good spec and economical to run 1200 x 1200 DPI inkjet, but representing only moderate value for money
65
Value for Money
Good
78
Features
Good Features
71
Running Costs
$0 Over 5 Years
71
Overall Score
Very Good
1200 X 1200 DPI Yes Inkjet 37ppm Sep 2015
Maximum Resolution Colour Printing Print Technology Print Speed (black, Normal Quality, A4/US Letter) Release Date
Maximum Resolution 1200 X 1200 DPI
Colour Printing Yes
Print Technology Inkjet
Print Speed (black, Normal Quality, A4/US Letter) 37ppm
Release Date Sep 2015
Brother MFC-J5620

68

Overall Score

68

Overall Score
Our Verdict:
A good spec and economical to run 600 x 1200 DPI inkjet
77
Features
Good Features
70
Running Costs
$0 Over 5 Years
68
Overall Score
Good
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
HP Officejet Pro 8725

71

Overall Score

71

Overall Score
Our Verdict:
A good spec and economical to run 1200 x 1200 DPI inkjet, but representing only moderate value for money
65
Value for Money
Good
78
Features
Good Features
71
Running Costs
$0 Over 5 Years
71
Overall Score
Very Good
1200 X 1200 DPI Yes Inkjet 37ppm Sep 2015
Maximum Resolution Colour Printing Print Technology Print Speed (black, Normal Quality, A4/US Letter) Release Date
Maximum Resolution 1200 X 1200 DPI
Colour Printing Yes
Print Technology Inkjet
Print Speed (black, Normal Quality, A4/US Letter) 37ppm
Release Date Sep 2015

Top Prices

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Reasons For

Brother MFC-J5620 HP Officejet Pro 8725
3 Reasons For
25% Bigger Standard Input Capacity
The Brother MFC-J5620 has a standard input capacity of 330 sheets, however the HP Officejet Pro 8725 is only a 250 sheets standard input capacity inkjet printer (80 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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Cheaper to Run by $0 Over Five Years
The Brother MFC-J5620 is $0 cheaper to run than the HP Officejet Pro 8725 over five years.
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Better Brand
Brother inkjet printers have an average rating of 89.4%, but HP has an average rating of 59.4%.
2 Reasons For
41% Faster Print Speed (black, Normal Quality, A4/US Letter)
HP Officejet Pro 8725 is 37ppm print speed (black, normal quality, A4/US Let. That's 15ppm 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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Bigger Standard Output Capacity
The HP Officejet Pro 8725 is a 150 sheets standard output capacity inkjet printer. That's 100 sheets bigger than the Brother MFC-J5620 (50 sheets).

This indicates how many printed sheets of paper the output tray of the printer can hold before it starts to overflow.

A bigger output capacity means that the printer can print more/bigger jobs at once, and won't need to be looked after or the paper collected mid-job.

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Reviews & Awards

Average Expert Rating

Brother MFC-J5620 HP Officejet Pro 8725
No reviews found
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5 stars
1 review
4 stars
1 review
3 stars
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0 reviews

Average Brand Rating

Brother has a better average brand rating than HP. The average brand rating for Brother is 89.39% based on 2 reviews, where as the average brand rating for HP is 59.35% based on 684 reviews.
Brother MFC-J5620 HP Officejet Pro 8725
Brother

89

89

Based on 2 reviews
HP

59

59

Based on 684 reviews

Date Released

Brother MFC-J5620 HP Officejet Pro 8725
29 months old 29 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.

Standard Output Capacity

This indicates how many printed sheets of paper the output tray of the printer can hold before it starts to overflow.

A bigger output capacity means that the printer can print more/bigger jobs at once, and won't need to be looked after or the paper collected mid-job.

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 (Best)
HP Officejet Pro 8725
HP
Officejet Pro
8725
0 trees 0.0025 tonnes CO2

Specification

 
 
 
Printing Brother MFC-J5620 HP Officejet Pro 8725
Time to First Page (colour, Normal) Unknown - Click to provide data 10s
Time to First Page (black, Normal) Unknown - Click to provide data 9s
Print Speed (black, Normal Quality, A4/US Letter) 22ppm 37ppm
BEST
 
 
 
Print Technology Brother MFC-J5620 HP Officejet Pro 8725
Print Head Nozzles Unknown - Click to provide data
Duplex Print Options
Maximum Duty Cycle Unknown - Click to provide data 30,000 Pages Per Month
 
 
 
Memory Brother MFC-J5620 HP Officejet Pro 8725
Maximum Internal Memory Unknown - Click to provide data 256MB
Internal Memory 128MB 256MB
BEST
 
 
 
Input Capacity Brother MFC-J5620 HP Officejet Pro 8725
Auto Document Feeder (ADF) Input Capacity 35 Sheets 50 Sheets
BEST
Maximum Input Capacity Unknown - Click to provide data 500 Sheets
Standard Input Capacity 330 Sheets
BEST
250 Sheets
 
 
 
Output Capacity Brother MFC-J5620 HP Officejet Pro 8725
Standard Output Capacity 50 Sheets
BEST
150 Sheets
 
 
 
Paper Handling Brother MFC-J5620 HP Officejet Pro 8725
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 HP Officejet Pro 8725
Noise Level 50dB
BEST
60dB
 
 
 
Weight & Dimensions Brother MFC-J5620 HP Officejet Pro 8725
Weight 11.7kg 15kg
Height 240mm 339.1mm
Depth 345mm 449.7mm
Width 490mm 499.5mm
 
 
 
Power Brother MFC-J5620 HP Officejet Pro 8725
Power Consumption (standby) 5.5W 6.7W
Typical Power Consumption 32W 32W
 
 
 
Operational Conditions Brother MFC-J5620 HP Officejet Pro 8725
Operating Relative Humidity (H-H) 20% 25%
BEST
Operating Temperature (T-T) 35°C 40°C
BEST
 
 
 
Media Formats Brother MFC-J5620 HP Officejet Pro 8725
Standard Media Sizes
 
 
 
System Requirements Brother MFC-J5620 HP Officejet Pro 8725
Compatible Operating Systems
 
 
 
Display Brother MFC-J5620 HP Officejet Pro 8725
Display Diagonal 3.7" 4.3"
 
 
 
Media Weight Brother MFC-J5620 HP Officejet Pro 8725
Recommended Media Weight Unknown - Click to provide data 60g/m²
 
 
 
Technical Details Brother MFC-J5620 HP Officejet Pro 8725
Image Scaling/enlargement Range
Fax Resolution Fine Mode (colour)
Service & Support Unknown - Click to provide data
Type
Interface
Copy Resolution (black Text)
Supported Network Protocols
Media Types Supported
Colour Depth
Copy Speed (normal Quality, Black, A4)
Bundled Software Unknown - Click to provide data

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