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Brother MFC-J5930vsBrother MFCJ6930

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 MFCJ6930

39

Overall Score

39

Overall Score
Our Verdict:
A 2 year old and middle of the road spec 4800 x 1200 DPI inkjet, with satisfactory running costs
57
Features
Average Features
47
Running Costs
$0 Over 5 Years
39
Overall Score
Mediocre
4800 X 1200 DPI No 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 No
Print Technology Inkjet
Print Speed (black, Normal Quality, A4/US Letter) 35ppm
Release Date Sep 2015
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 MFCJ6930

39

Overall Score

39

Overall Score
Our Verdict:
A 2 year old and middle of the road spec 4800 x 1200 DPI inkjet, with satisfactory running costs
57
Features
Average Features
47
Running Costs
$0 Over 5 Years
39
Overall Score
Mediocre
4800 X 1200 DPI No 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 No
Print Technology Inkjet
Print Speed (black, Normal Quality, A4/US Letter) 35ppm
Release Date Sep 2015

Top Prices

Brother MFC-J5930 Brother MFCJ6930
Amazon US
Brother Printer MFCJ5930DW Wireless Color Printer with Scanner, Copier & Fax, Amazon Dash Replenishment Enabled
Out of stock
$259.99
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eBay
Printer, Brother MFCJ5930DW Wireless Color Printer, Scanner, Copier & Fax (Brand new, unopened)
$299.99
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Target PC Inc 1-888-311-4455
NEW Brother MFCJ5930DW MFC-J5930DW Bus. Plus All-in-One Printer 3.7-in Inkjet (Brand new, unopened) - on
$320.98
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Amazon US
Brother Printer MFCJ6930DW Wireless Color Printer with Scanner, Copier & Fax, Amazon Dash Replenishment Enabled
Out of stock
$219.99
Go to Store
Target PC Inc 1-888-311-4455
NEW Brother MFCJ6930DW MFC-J6930DW Business Smart Pro All-in-One 3.7-in Inkjet (Brand new, unopened) - on
$323.98
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Reasons For

Brother MFC-J5930 Brother MFCJ6930
5 Reasons For
Bigger Maximum Duty Cycle
Brother MFC-J5930 is 30,000 pages per month max duty cycle. That's 28,000 pages per month bigger than the Brother MFCJ6930 (2,000 pages per month).

This denotes the maximum amount of prints that the printer can generate per month.

A larger duty cycle means that the printer can work harder, and is less likely to generate faults due to overuse.

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Colour Printing
The Brother MFC-J5930 supports colour printing, but the Brother MFCJ6930 does not support colour printing.

This indicates whether the inkjet printer is capable of printing in colour, or whether it's limited to black and white only.

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Bigger Standard Input Capacity
The Brother MFC-J5930 has a standard input capacity of 600 sheets, but the Brother MFCJ6930 is only a 500 sheets standard input capacity inkjet printer (100 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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$24 Cheaper
The Brother MFC-J5930 costs $23.99 less than the Brother MFCJ6930.
More Shops Are Selling it
A greater number of stores increases the chances of this inkjet printer remaining in stock and also increases the price competition amongst retailers for the product.
2 Reasons For
3% Cheaper to Run Over Five Years
Over five years the Brother MFCJ6930 only costs $0 to run but the Brother MFC-J5930 costs $0 to run (3% more).
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Better Manufacturer's Guarantee by One Year
The Brother MFCJ6930 comes with a one year guarantee from the manufacturer, however the Brother MFC-J5930 has a zero year guarantee.

Reasons Against

Brother MFC-J5930 Brother MFCJ6930
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Date Released

Brother MFC-J5930 Brother MFCJ6930
27 months old 27 months old

Manufacturer's Warranty

Brother MFC-J5930 Brother MFCJ6930
0 years 1 year

Key Features

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-J5930
Brother
MFC-J5930
0 trees 0.0023 tonnes CO2
Brother MFCJ6930
Brother
MFCJ6930
0 trees 0.0022 tonnes CO2 (Best)

Specification

Printing

Brother MFC-J5930 Brother MFCJ6930
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 (colour, Normal Quality, A4/US Letter) Unknown - Click to provide data 27ppm
Print Speed (black, Normal Quality, A4/US Letter) 35ppm 35ppm

Print Technology

Brother MFC-J5930 Brother MFCJ6930
Print Head Nozzles Unknown - Click to provide data
Duplex Print Options
Maximum Duty Cycle 30,000 pages per month
BEST
2,000 pages per month

Memory

Brother MFC-J5930 Brother MFCJ6930
Internal Memory 512MB Unknown - Click to provide data

Input Capacity

Brother MFC-J5930 Brother MFCJ6930
Auto Document Feeder (ADF) Input Capacity 50 sheets Unknown - Click to provide data
Standard Input Capacity 600 sheets
BEST
500 sheets

Output Capacity

Brother MFC-J5930 Brother MFCJ6930
Standard Output Capacity 150 sheets Unknown - Click to provide data

Paper Handling

Brother MFC-J5930 Brother MFCJ6930
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 MFCJ6930
Noise Level 50dB Unknown - Click to provide data

Weight & Dimensions

Brother MFC-J5930 Brother MFCJ6930
Weight 20.4kg 23.6kg
Height 374mm Unknown - Click to provide data
Depth 398mm Unknown - Click to provide data
Width 530mm Unknown - Click to provide data

Power

Brother MFC-J5930 Brother MFCJ6930
Power Consumption (standby) 6.5W Unknown - Click to provide data
Typical Power Consumption 30W 29W

Operational Conditions

Brother MFC-J5930 Brother MFCJ6930
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-J5930 Brother MFCJ6930
Standard Media Sizes Unknown - Click to provide data

Consumables

Brother MFC-J5930 Brother MFCJ6930
Approximate Page Yield (A4, Colour) Unknown - Click to provide data
EP-Cartridge Unknown - Click to provide data

System Requirements

Brother MFC-J5930 Brother MFCJ6930
Compatible Operating Systems Unknown - Click to provide data
Minimum System Requirements Unknown - Click to provide data

Scanning

Brother MFC-J5930 Brother MFCJ6930
Scanner Features Unknown - Click to provide data

Display

Brother MFC-J5930 Brother MFCJ6930
Display Diagonal 3.7" Unknown - Click to provide data

Media Weight

Brother MFC-J5930 Brother MFCJ6930
Recommended Media Weight 64g/m² Unknown - Click to provide data

Technical Details

Brother MFC-J5930 Brother MFCJ6930
Scan Speed (OCR, A4) Unknown - Click to provide data
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
Bundled Software Unknown - Click to provide data
Optical Scanning Resolution Unknown - Click to provide data 1,200 DPI

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