Brother Mfc-j6720 vs Epson XP-860
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Brother Mfc-J6720vsEpson XP-860

Brother Mfc-j6720

73

Overall Score

73

Overall Score
Our Verdict:
An economical to run and good spec 6000 x 1200 DPI inkjet printer, with a fair price
71
Value for Money
Good
78
Features
Good Features
74
Running Costs
$0 Over 5 Years
73
Overall Score
Very Good
6000 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 6000 X 1200 DPI
Colour Printing Yes
Print Technology Inkjet
Print Speed (black, Normal Quality, A4/US Letter) 35ppm
Release Date Sep 2015
Epson XP-860

77

Overall Score

77

Overall Score

Epson XP-860

$207.76
$92.23
Our Verdict:
A good value for money and very economical to run 760 x 1440 DPI inkjet printer, with good features
82
Value for Money
Very Good
79
Features
Good Features
82
Running Costs
$0 Over 5 Years
77
Overall Score
Very Good
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-j6720

73

Overall Score

73

Overall Score
Our Verdict:
An economical to run and good spec 6000 x 1200 DPI inkjet printer, with a fair price
71
Value for Money
Good
78
Features
Good Features
74
Running Costs
$0 Over 5 Years
73
Overall Score
Very Good
6000 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 6000 X 1200 DPI
Colour Printing Yes
Print Technology Inkjet
Print Speed (black, Normal Quality, A4/US Letter) 35ppm
Release Date Sep 2015
Epson XP-860

77

Overall Score

77

Overall Score

Epson XP-860

$207.76
$92.23
Our Verdict:
A good value for money and very economical to run 760 x 1440 DPI inkjet printer, with good features
82
Value for Money
Very Good
79
Features
Good Features
82
Running Costs
$0 Over 5 Years
77
Overall Score
Very Good
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-j6720 Epson XP-860
Overstock
Brother MFC-J6720DW Inkjet Multifunction Printer - Color - Plain Pape
$227.99
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Brother MFC-J6720DW Wireless Inkjet Color Printer with Scanner, Copier and Fax, Amazon Dash Replenishment Enabled
$419.95
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2 Prices from 2 Stores | $227.99-$419.95
Amazon US
Epson Expression Photo XP-860 Wireless Color Photo Printer with Scanner and Copier
$207.76
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Amazon US
Epson Expression Photo XP-860
$332.91
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Amazon US
Epson Expression XP-860 Inkjet Multifunction Printer - Color - Photo Print - Desktop
$349.00
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EPSON C11CD95201(1027) - Expression Photo XP-860
$428.63
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EPSON C11CD95201 - Expression Photo XP-860
$519.00
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Expression Premium XP 860
$216.09
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$299.99
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Reasons For

Brother Mfc-j6720 Epson XP-860
3 Reasons For
3ppm Faster Print Speed (black, Normal Quality, A4/US Letter)
The Brother Mfc-j6720 is a 35ppm print speed (black, normal quality, A4/US Let inkjet printer, whereas the Epson XP-860 is only a 32ppm print speed (black, normal quality, A4/US Let inkjet printer (3ppm slower).

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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Vastly Bigger Standard Input Capacity
The Brother Mfc-j6720 has a standard input capacity of 500 sheets, however the Epson XP-860 is only a 100 sheets standard input capacity inkjet printer (400 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 74.6%.
3 Reasons For
$20 Cheaper
The Epson XP-860 is $20.23 cheaper than the Brother Mfc-j6720.
More Shops Are Selling it
A greater number of retailers increases the price competition amongst retailers for this inkjet printer and also increases the chances of the product remaining in stock.
Cheaper to Run by $0 Over Five Years
The Epson XP-860 is $0 cheaper to run than the Brother Mfc-j6720 over five years.
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Date Released

Brother Mfc-j6720 Epson XP-860
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.

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-j6720
Brother
Mfc-j6720
0 trees 0.0021 tonnes CO2
Epson XP-860
Epson
XP-860
0 trees 0.0016 tonnes CO2 (Best)

Specification

 
 
 
Printing Brother Mfc-j6720 Epson XP-860
Print Speed (black, Normal Quality, A4/US Letter) 35ppm
BEST
32ppm
 
 
 
Print Technology Brother Mfc-j6720 Epson XP-860
Print Head Nozzles
Duplex Print Options
Compatible Ink Types, Supplies
 
 
 
Memory Brother Mfc-j6720 Epson XP-860
Internal Memory 128MB Unknown - Click to provide data
 
 
 
Input Capacity Brother Mfc-j6720 Epson XP-860
Auto Document Feeder (ADF) Input Capacity 35 Sheets
BEST
30 Sheets
Standard Input Capacity 500 Sheets
BEST
100 Sheets
 
 
 
Output Capacity Brother Mfc-j6720 Epson XP-860
Standard Output Capacity 50 Sheets Unknown - Click to provide data
 
 
 
Paper Handling Brother Mfc-j6720 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-j6720 Epson XP-860
Noise Level 50dB Unknown - Click to provide data
 
 
 
Weight & Dimensions Brother Mfc-j6720 Epson XP-860
Weight 16.7kg 8.3kg
Height 310mm 191mm
Depth 433mm 339mm
Width 553mm 390mm
 
 
 
Power Brother Mfc-j6720 Epson XP-860
Power Consumption (standby) 5.5W 6.9W
Typical Power Consumption 28W 21W
 
 
 
Operational Conditions Brother Mfc-j6720 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-j6720 Epson XP-860
Standard Media Sizes
 
 
 
System Requirements Brother Mfc-j6720 Epson XP-860
Compatible Operating Systems
 
 
 
Display Brother Mfc-j6720 Epson XP-860
Display Diagonal 2.7" Unknown - Click to provide data
 
 
 
Media Weight Brother Mfc-j6720 Epson XP-860
Recommended Media Weight 64g/m² 64g/m²
 
 
 
Technical Details Brother Mfc-j6720 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

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