Brother Mfc-j6920 vs Epson ET-4500
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Brother Mfc-J6920vsEpson ET-4500

Brother Mfc-j6920

71

Overall Score

71

Overall Score
Our Verdict:
A good spec and economical to run 6000 x 1200 DPI inkjet printer, but representing only moderate value for money
66
Value for Money
Good
78
Features
Good Features
73
Running Costs
$0 Over 5 Years
71
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 ET-4500

70

Overall Score

70

Overall Score

Epson ET-4500

$528.00
Our Verdict:
A good spec and very economical to run 760 x 1440 DPI inkjet
78
Features
Good Features
94
Running Costs
$0 Over 5 Years
70
Overall Score
Very Good
5760 X 1440 DPI No Inkjet 33ppm 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 No
Print Technology Inkjet
Print Speed (black, Normal Quality, A4/US Letter) 33ppm
Release Date Sep 2015
Brother Mfc-j6920

71

Overall Score

71

Overall Score
Our Verdict:
A good spec and economical to run 6000 x 1200 DPI inkjet printer, but representing only moderate value for money
66
Value for Money
Good
78
Features
Good Features
73
Running Costs
$0 Over 5 Years
71
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 ET-4500

70

Overall Score

70

Overall Score

Epson ET-4500

$528.00
Our Verdict:
A good spec and very economical to run 760 x 1440 DPI inkjet
78
Features
Good Features
94
Running Costs
$0 Over 5 Years
70
Overall Score
Very Good
5760 X 1440 DPI No Inkjet 33ppm 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 No
Print Technology Inkjet
Print Speed (black, Normal Quality, A4/US Letter) 33ppm
Release Date Sep 2015

Top Prices

Brother Mfc-j6920 Epson ET-4500
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Brother Business Smart MFC-J6920DW Inkjet Multifunction Printer - Col
$275.10
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Brother MFCJ6920DW Wireless Multifunction Inkjet Printer with Scanner, Copier and Fax, Amazon Dash Replenishment Enabled
$456.50
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Brother MFC-J6920DW Business Smart Pro Inkjet All-in-One Printer with Expanded Paper Capacity and Wireless Networking
$501.79
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Brother MFC-J6920DW Business Smart Pro Wireless Inkjet All-in-One, Copy/Fax/Print/Scan
$503.00
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Printer, Brother MFCJ6920DW Multifunction Inkjet Printer, Scanner, Copier & Fax (Brand new, unopened)
$649.99
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5 Prices from 3 Stores | $275.10-$649.99
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Epson EcoTank ET-4500
$528.00
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1 Price from 1 Store | $528.00
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Reasons For

Brother Mfc-j6920 Epson ET-4500
6 Reasons For
2ppm Faster Print Speed (black, Normal Quality, A4/US Letter)
The Brother Mfc-j6920 has a print speed (black, normal quality, A4/US Letter) of 35ppm, however the Epson ET-4500 is only a 33ppm print speed (black, normal quality, A4/US Let inkjet printer (2ppm 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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Colour Printing
The Brother Mfc-j6920 supports colour printing, but the Epson ET-4500 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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Hugely Bigger Standard Input Capacity
The Brother Mfc-j6920 has a standard input capacity of 500 sheets, but the Epson ET-4500 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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$253 Cheaper
The Brother Mfc-j6920 costs $252.90 less than the Epson ET-4500.
More Shops Are Selling it
A greater number of retailers increases the chances of this inkjet printer remaining in stock and also increases the price competition amongst retailers for the product.
Better Brand
Brother inkjet printers have an average rating of 89.4%, whereas Epson has an average rating of 74.6%.
2 Reasons For
Cheaper to Run by $0 Over Five Years
The Epson ET-4500 is $0 cheaper to run than the Brother Mfc-j6920 over five years.
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One Year Longer Manufacturer's Guarantee
The manufacturer's guarantee provided with the Epson ET-4500 is one year, whereas it is zero years for the Brother Mfc-j6920.

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Date Released

Brother Mfc-j6920 Epson ET-4500
29 months old 29 months old

Manufacturer's Warranty

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-j6920
Brother
Mfc-j6920
0 trees 0.0022 tonnes CO2
Epson ET-4500
Epson
ET-4500
0 trees 0.00082 tonnes CO2 (Best)

Specification

 
 
 
Printing Brother Mfc-j6920 Epson ET-4500
Print Speed (black, Normal Quality, A4/US Letter) 35ppm
BEST
33ppm
 
 
 
Print Technology Brother Mfc-j6920 Epson ET-4500
Print Head Nozzles
Duplex Print Options Unknown - Click to provide data
Compatible Ink Types, Supplies Unknown - Click to provide data
 
 
 
Memory Brother Mfc-j6920 Epson ET-4500
Internal Memory 256MB Unknown - Click to provide data
 
 
 
Input Capacity Brother Mfc-j6920 Epson ET-4500
Auto Document Feeder (ADF) Input Capacity 35 Sheets
BEST
30 Sheets
Standard Input Capacity 500 Sheets
BEST
100 Sheets
 
 
 
Output Capacity Brother Mfc-j6920 Epson ET-4500
Standard Output Capacity 50 Sheets Unknown - Click to provide data
 
 
 
Paper Handling Brother Mfc-j6920 Epson ET-4500
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-j6920 Epson ET-4500
Noise Level 50dB 39dB
BEST
 
 
 
Weight & Dimensions Brother Mfc-j6920 Epson ET-4500
Weight 16.7kg 6.3kg
Height 310mm 229mm
Depth 433mm 377mm
Width 553mm 490mm
 
 
 
Power Brother Mfc-j6920 Epson ET-4500
Power Consumption (standby) 5.5W 1.6W
Typical Power Consumption 29W 11W
 
 
 
Operational Conditions Brother Mfc-j6920 Epson ET-4500
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-j6920 Epson ET-4500
Standard Media Sizes
 
 
 
System Requirements Brother Mfc-j6920 Epson ET-4500
Compatible Operating Systems
 
 
 
Display Brother Mfc-j6920 Epson ET-4500
Display Diagonal 3.7" Unknown - Click to provide data
 
 
 
Media Weight Brother Mfc-j6920 Epson ET-4500
Recommended Media Weight 64g/m² Unknown - Click to provide data
 
 
 
Technical Details Brother Mfc-j6920 Epson ET-4500
Image Scaling/enlargement Range Unknown - Click to provide data
Fax Resolution Fine Mode (colour) Unknown - Click to provide data
Type
Interface
Copy Resolution (black Text) Unknown - Click to provide data
Supported Network Protocols
Media Types Supported
Colour Depth Unknown - Click to provide data
Copy Speed (normal Quality, Black, A4) Unknown - Click to provide data
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