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Brother MFC-J5930vsEpson ET-2650

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
Epson ET-2650

55

Overall Score

55

Overall Score

Epson ET-2650

$229.99
Our Verdict:
A good spec and very economical to run 760 x 1440 DPI inkjet printer, but representing only moderate value for money
55
Value for Money
Average
62
Features
Good Features
85
Running Costs
$0 Over 5 Years
55
Overall Score
Average
5760 X 1440 DPI Yes Inkjet 5ppm 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) 5ppm
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
Epson ET-2650

55

Overall Score

55

Overall Score

Epson ET-2650

$229.99
Our Verdict:
A good spec and very economical to run 760 x 1440 DPI inkjet printer, but representing only moderate value for money
55
Value for Money
Average
62
Features
Good Features
85
Running Costs
$0 Over 5 Years
55
Overall Score
Average
5760 X 1440 DPI Yes Inkjet 5ppm 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) 5ppm
Release Date Sep 2015

Top Prices

Brother MFC-J5930 Epson ET-2650
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Brother Printer MFCJ5930DW Wireless Color Printer with Scanner, Copier & Fax, Amazon Dash Replenishment Enabled
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$259.99
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$299.99
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Epson Expression ET-2650 EcoTank Wireless Color All-in-One Supertank Printer with Scanner and Copier
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$229.99
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Epson Expression ET-2650 EcoTank Wireless All-in-One Inkjet Printer - Print, Copy, Scan
$229.99
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Reasons For

Brother MFC-J5930 Epson ET-2650
4 Reasons For
86% Faster Print Speed (black, Normal Quality, A4/US Letter)
Brother MFC-J5930 is 35ppm print speed (black, normal quality, A4/US Let. That's 30ppm faster than the Epson ET-2650 (5ppm).

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 Input Capacity
The Brother MFC-J5930 is a 600 sheets standard input capacity inkjet printer. That's 500 sheets bigger than the Epson ET-2650 (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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More Shops Are Selling it
The more sellers stock the product, the greater competition amongst sellers to keep prices low.
Better Brand
Brother inkjet printers have an average rating of 89.4%, however Epson has an average rating of 72.9%.
3 Reasons For
Cheaper by $70
The Epson ET-2650 costs $70 less than the Brother MFC-J5930.
57% Cheaper to Run Over Five Years
Over five years the Epson ET-2650 only costs $0 to run but the Brother MFC-J5930 costs $0 to run (131% more).
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Better Manufacturer's Guarantee by Three Years
The Epson ET-2650 comes with a three year guarantee from the manufacturer, however the Brother MFC-J5930 has a zero year guarantee.

Date Released

Brother MFC-J5930 Epson ET-2650
27 months old 27 months old

Manufacturer's Warranty

Brother MFC-J5930 Epson ET-2650
0 years 3 years

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-J5930
Brother
MFC-J5930
0 trees 0.0023 tonnes CO2
Epson ET-2650
Epson
ET-2650
0 trees 0.00098 tonnes CO2 (Best)

Specification

Printing

Brother MFC-J5930 Epson ET-2650
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 10ppm
Print Speed (black, Normal Quality, A4/US Letter) 35ppm 5ppm
BEST

Print Technology

Brother MFC-J5930 Epson ET-2650
Print Head Nozzles Unknown - Click to provide data
Duplex Print Options
Maximum Duty Cycle 30,000 pages per month Unknown - Click to provide data

Memory

Brother MFC-J5930 Epson ET-2650
Internal Memory 512MB Unknown - Click to provide data

Input Capacity

Brother MFC-J5930 Epson ET-2650
Auto Document Feeder (ADF) Input Capacity 50 sheets Unknown - Click to provide data
Standard Input Capacity 600 sheets
BEST
100 sheets

Output Capacity

Brother MFC-J5930 Epson ET-2650
Standard Output Capacity 150 sheets Unknown - Click to provide data

Paper Handling

Brother MFC-J5930 Epson ET-2650
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 Epson ET-2650
Noise Level 50dB Unknown - Click to provide data

Weight & Dimensions

Brother MFC-J5930 Epson ET-2650
Weight 20.4kg 5kg
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 Epson ET-2650
Power Consumption (standby) 6.5W Unknown - Click to provide data
Typical Power Consumption 30W 13W

Operational Conditions

Brother MFC-J5930 Epson ET-2650
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 Epson ET-2650
Standard Media Sizes Unknown - Click to provide data

Consumables

Brother MFC-J5930 Epson ET-2650
Approximate Page Yield (A4, Colour) Unknown - Click to provide data
EP-Cartridge Unknown - Click to provide data

System Requirements

Brother MFC-J5930 Epson ET-2650
Compatible Operating Systems Unknown - Click to provide data
Minimum System Requirements Unknown - Click to provide data

Display

Brother MFC-J5930 Epson ET-2650
Display Diagonal 3.7" Unknown - Click to provide data

Media Weight

Brother MFC-J5930 Epson ET-2650
Recommended Media Weight 64g/m² Unknown - Click to provide data

Technical Details

Brother MFC-J5930 Epson ET-2650
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
Optical Scanning Resolution Unknown - Click to provide data 1,200 DPI

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