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Brother Mfc-j6720 vs HP Officejet Pro 8725
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Brother Mfc-J6720vsHP Officejet Pro 8725

Brother Mfc-j6720

76

Overall Score

76

Overall Score
Our Verdict:
A fully featured but only OK value for money 6000 x 1200 DPI inkjet
66
Value for Money
Good
83
Features
Fully-Featured
76
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
HP Officejet Pro 8725

75

Overall Score

75

Overall Score

HP Officejet Pro 8725

$189.00
$51.95
Our Verdict:
A fully featured but only moderate value for money 1200 x 1200 DPI inkjet printer
66
Value for Money
Good
82
Features
Fully-Featured
75
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-j6720

76

Overall Score

76

Overall Score
Our Verdict:
A fully featured but only OK value for money 6000 x 1200 DPI inkjet
66
Value for Money
Good
83
Features
Fully-Featured
76
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
HP Officejet Pro 8725

75

Overall Score

75

Overall Score

HP Officejet Pro 8725

$189.00
$51.95
Our Verdict:
A fully featured but only moderate value for money 1200 x 1200 DPI inkjet printer
66
Value for Money
Good
82
Features
Fully-Featured
75
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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$227.99
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Reasons For

Brother Mfc-j6720 HP Officejet Pro 8725
3 Reasons For
Bigger Standard Input Capacity
The Brother Mfc-j6720 is a 500 sheets standard input capacity inkjet printer. That's 250 sheets bigger than the HP Officejet Pro 8725 (250 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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$0 Cheaper to Run Over Five Years
Over five years the Brother Mfc-j6720 only costs $0 to run whereas the HP Officejet Pro 8725 costs $0 to run (14% more).
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Better Brand
Brother inkjet printers have an average rating of 94.7%, however HP has an average rating of 90.2%.
3 Reasons For
6% Faster Print Speed (black, Normal Quality, A4/US Letter)
The HP Officejet Pro 8725 has a print speed (black, normal quality, A4/US Letter) of 37ppm. That's 2ppm faster than the Brother Mfc-j6720 (35ppm).

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-j6720 (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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Cheaper by $39
The HP Officejet Pro 8725 costs $38.99 less than the Brother Mfc-j6720.

Reviews & Awards

Average Expert Rating

Brother Mfc-j6720 HP Officejet Pro 8725
No reviews found
Best
5 stars
1 review
4 stars
1 review
3 stars
0 reviews
2 stars
0 reviews
1 star
0 reviews

Average User Rating

Brother Mfc-j6720 HP Officejet Pro 8725
No reviews found
Best
5 stars
2 reviews
4 stars
0 reviews
3 stars
0 reviews
2 stars
0 reviews
1 star
0 reviews

Average Brand Rating

Brother has a better average brand rating than HP. The average brand rating for Brother is 94.7% based on 8 reviews, where as the average brand rating for HP is 90.15% based on 4,295 reviews.
Brother Mfc-j6720 HP Officejet Pro 8725
Brother

95

95

Based on 8 reviews
HP

90

90

Based on 4,295 reviews

Date Released

Brother Mfc-j6720 HP Officejet Pro 8725
30 months old 30 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-j6720
Brother
Mfc-j6720
0 trees 0.0021 tonnes CO2 (Best)
HP Officejet Pro 8725
HP
Officejet Pro
8725
0 trees 0.0024 tonnes CO2

Specification

 
 
 
Printing Brother Mfc-j6720 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) 35ppm 37ppm
BEST
 
 
 
Print Technology Brother Mfc-j6720 HP Officejet Pro 8725
Print Head Nozzles Unknown - Click to provide data
Duplex Print Options
Compatible Ink Types, Supplies Unknown - Click to provide data
Maximum Duty Cycle Unknown - Click to provide data 30,000 Pages Per Month
 
 
 
Memory Brother Mfc-j6720 HP Officejet Pro 8725
Maximum Internal Memory Unknown - Click to provide data 256MB
Internal Memory 128MB 256MB
BEST
 
 
 
Input Capacity Brother Mfc-j6720 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 500 Sheets
BEST
250 Sheets
 
 
 
Output Capacity Brother Mfc-j6720 HP Officejet Pro 8725
Standard Output Capacity 50 Sheets
BEST
150 Sheets
 
 
 
Paper Handling Brother Mfc-j6720 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-j6720 HP Officejet Pro 8725
Noise Level 50dB
BEST
60dB
 
 
 
Weight & Dimensions Brother Mfc-j6720 HP Officejet Pro 8725
Weight 16.7kg 15kg
Height 310mm 339.1mm
Depth 433mm 449.7mm
Width 553mm 499.5mm
 
 
 
Power Brother Mfc-j6720 HP Officejet Pro 8725
Power Consumption (standby) 5.5W 6.7W
Typical Power Consumption 28W 32W
 
 
 
Operational Conditions Brother Mfc-j6720 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-j6720 HP Officejet Pro 8725
Standard Media Sizes
 
 
 
System Requirements Brother Mfc-j6720 HP Officejet Pro 8725
Compatible Operating Systems
 
 
 
Display Brother Mfc-j6720 HP Officejet Pro 8725
Display Diagonal 2.7" 4.3"
 
 
 
Media Weight Brother Mfc-j6720 HP Officejet Pro 8725
Recommended Media Weight 64g/m² 60g/m²
 
 
 
Technical Details Brother Mfc-j6720 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

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