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Brother MFC-J5930vsBrother MFC-J6930

Brother MFC-J5930

43

Overall Score

43

Overall Score
Our Verdict:
A poor value for money and average spec 4800 x 1200 DPI inkjet, with average running costs
28
Value for Money
Poor
58
Features
Average Features
46
Running Costs
$0 Over 5 Years
43
Overall Score
Mediocre
4800 X 1200 DPI Yes Inkjet 35ppm Sep 2015
Maximum Resolution Colour Printing Print Technology Print Speed (black, Normal Quality, A4/US Letter) Release Date
Maximum Resolution 4800 X 1200 DPI
Colour Printing Yes
Print Technology Inkjet
Print Speed (black, Normal Quality, A4/US Letter) 35ppm
Release Date Sep 2015
Brother MFC-J6930

40

Overall Score

40

Overall Score
Our Verdict:
An inferior value for money and middle of the road spec 4800 x 1200 DPI inkjet, with OK running costs
20
Value for Money
Poor
57
Features
Average Features
47
Running Costs
$0 Over 5 Years
40
Overall Score
Mediocre
4800 X 1200 DPI Yes Inkjet 35ppm Jan 2016
Maximum Resolution Colour Printing Print Technology Print Speed (black, Normal Quality, A4/US Letter) Release Date
Maximum Resolution 4800 X 1200 DPI
Colour Printing Yes
Print Technology Inkjet
Print Speed (black, Normal Quality, A4/US Letter) 35ppm
Release Date Jan 2016
Brother MFC-J5930

43

Overall Score

43

Overall Score
Our Verdict:
A poor value for money and average spec 4800 x 1200 DPI inkjet, with average running costs
28
Value for Money
Poor
58
Features
Average Features
46
Running Costs
$0 Over 5 Years
43
Overall Score
Mediocre
4800 X 1200 DPI Yes Inkjet 35ppm Sep 2015
Maximum Resolution Colour Printing Print Technology Print Speed (black, Normal Quality, A4/US Letter) Release Date
Maximum Resolution 4800 X 1200 DPI
Colour Printing Yes
Print Technology Inkjet
Print Speed (black, Normal Quality, A4/US Letter) 35ppm
Release Date Sep 2015
Brother MFC-J6930

40

Overall Score

40

Overall Score
Our Verdict:
An inferior value for money and middle of the road spec 4800 x 1200 DPI inkjet, with OK running costs
20
Value for Money
Poor
57
Features
Average Features
47
Running Costs
$0 Over 5 Years
40
Overall Score
Mediocre
4800 X 1200 DPI Yes Inkjet 35ppm Jan 2016
Maximum Resolution Colour Printing Print Technology Print Speed (black, Normal Quality, A4/US Letter) Release Date
Maximum Resolution 4800 X 1200 DPI
Colour Printing Yes
Print Technology Inkjet
Print Speed (black, Normal Quality, A4/US Letter) 35ppm
Release Date Jan 2016

Top Prices

Brother MFC-J5930 Brother MFC-J6930
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Reasons For

Brother MFC-J5930 Brother MFC-J6930
1 Reason For
50 Sheets Bigger Standard Output Capacity
The Brother MFC-J5930 has a standard output capacity of 150 sheets, whereas the Brother MFC-J6930 is only a 100 sheets standard output capacity inkjet printer (50 sheets smaller).

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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1 Reason For
Cheaper to Run by $0 Over Five Years
The Brother MFC-J6930 only costs $0 to run over five years however the Brother MFC-J5930 costs $0 to run (3% more).
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Date Released

Brother MFC-J5930 Brother MFC-J6930
27 months old 23 months old Best

Key Features

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-J5930
Brother
MFC-J5930
0 trees 0.0023 tonnes CO2
Brother MFC-J6930
Brother
MFC-J6930
0 trees 0.0022 tonnes CO2 (Best)

Specification

Printing

Brother MFC-J5930 Brother MFC-J6930
Time to First Page (colour, Normal) 6s Unknown - Click to provide data
Time to First Page (black, Normal) 6s Unknown - Click to provide data
Print Speed (black, Normal Quality, A4/US Letter) 35ppm 35ppm

Print Technology

Brother MFC-J5930 Brother MFC-J6930
Print Head Nozzles
Duplex Print Options
Maximum Duty Cycle 30,000 pages per month 30,000 pages per month

Memory

Brother MFC-J5930 Brother MFC-J6930
Internal Memory 512MB
BEST
256MB

Input Capacity

Brother MFC-J5930 Brother MFC-J6930
Auto Document Feeder (ADF) Input Capacity 50 sheets 50 sheets
Standard Input Capacity 600 sheets 600 sheets

Output Capacity

Brother MFC-J5930 Brother MFC-J6930
Standard Output Capacity 150 sheets
BEST
100 sheets

Paper Handling

Brother MFC-J5930 Brother MFC-J6930
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-J5930 Brother MFC-J6930
Noise Level 50dB 50dB

Weight & Dimensions

Brother MFC-J5930 Brother MFC-J6930
Weight 20.4kg 23.6kg
Height 374mm 477mm
Depth 398mm 374.5mm
Width 530mm 575mm

Power

Brother MFC-J5930 Brother MFC-J6930
Power Consumption (standby) 6.5W 6.5W
Typical Power Consumption 30W 29W

Operational Conditions

Brother MFC-J5930 Brother MFC-J6930
Operating Relative Humidity (H-H) 20% 20%
Operating Temperature (T-T) 35°C 35°C

Media Formats

Brother MFC-J5930 Brother MFC-J6930
Standard Media Sizes

System Requirements

Brother MFC-J5930 Brother MFC-J6930
Compatible Operating Systems

Display

Brother MFC-J5930 Brother MFC-J6930
Display Diagonal 3.7" 3.7"

Media Weight

Brother MFC-J5930 Brother MFC-J6930
Recommended Media Weight 64g/m² 64g/m²

Technical Details

Brother MFC-J5930 Brother MFC-J6930
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)

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