Brother MFCJ6520 vs Epson ET-4550
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Brother MFCJ6520vsEpson ET-4550

Brother MFCJ6520

68

Overall Score

68

Overall Score
Our Verdict:
An economical to run and good spec 6000 x 1200 DPI inkjet
78
Features
Good Features
73
Running Costs
$0 Over 5 Years
68
Overall Score
Good
6000 X 1200 DPI Yes Inkjet Sep 2015
Maximum Resolution Colour Printing Print Technology Release Date
Maximum Resolution 6000 X 1200 DPI
Colour Printing Yes
Print Technology Inkjet
Release Date Sep 2015
Epson ET-4550

71

Overall Score

71

Overall Score

Epson ET-4550

$568.88
Our Verdict:
The top scoring inkjet under $1,000, but representing only middle of the road value for money
61
Value for Money
Good
78
Features
Good Features
94
Running Costs
$0 Over 5 Years
71
Overall Score
Very Good
4800 X 1200 DPI Yes Inkjet 33ppm 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) 33ppm
Release Date Sep 2015
Brother MFCJ6520

68

Overall Score

68

Overall Score
Our Verdict:
An economical to run and good spec 6000 x 1200 DPI inkjet
78
Features
Good Features
73
Running Costs
$0 Over 5 Years
68
Overall Score
Good
6000 X 1200 DPI Yes Inkjet Sep 2015
Maximum Resolution Colour Printing Print Technology Release Date
Maximum Resolution 6000 X 1200 DPI
Colour Printing Yes
Print Technology Inkjet
Release Date Sep 2015
Epson ET-4550

71

Overall Score

71

Overall Score

Epson ET-4550

$568.88
Our Verdict:
The top scoring inkjet under $1,000, but representing only middle of the road value for money
61
Value for Money
Good
78
Features
Good Features
94
Running Costs
$0 Over 5 Years
71
Overall Score
Very Good
4800 X 1200 DPI Yes Inkjet 33ppm 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) 33ppm
Release Date Sep 2015

Top Prices

Brother MFCJ6520 Epson ET-4550
Amazon US
Brother Printer MFC-J6520DW Wireless Color Printer with Scanner, Copier and Fax, Amazon Dash Replenishment Enabled
$399.95
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1 Price from 1 Store | $399.95
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Epson WorkForce ET-4550 EcoTank Wireless All-in-One Printer
Out of stock
$499.99
Go to Store
Amazon US
Epson WorkForce ET-4550 EcoTank Wireless Color All-in-One Supertank Printer with Scanner, Copier, Fax, Ethernet, Wi-Fi, Wi-Fi Direct
$568.88
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2 Prices from 2 Stores | $568.88
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Reasons For

Brother MFCJ6520 Epson ET-4550
2 Reasons For
$169 Cheaper
The Brother MFCJ6520 costs $168.93 less than the Epson ET-4550.
Better Brand
Brother inkjet printers have an average rating of 89.4%, whereas Epson has an average rating of 74.6%.
2 Reasons For
More Shops Are Selling it
A greater number of sellers increases the chances of the product remaining in stock and also increases the price competition amongst retailers for this inkjet printer.
61% Cheaper to Run Over Five Years
Over five years the Epson ET-4550 only costs $0 to run but the Brother MFCJ6520 costs $0 to run (157% more).
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Date Released

Brother MFCJ6520 Epson ET-4550
29 months old 29 months old

Manufacturer's Warranty

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 MFCJ6520
Brother
MFCJ6520
0 trees 0.0021 tonnes CO2
Epson ET-4550
Epson
ET-4550
0 trees 0.00082 tonnes CO2 (Best)

Specification

 
 
 
Printing Brother MFCJ6520 Epson ET-4550
Print Speed (black, Normal Quality, A4/US Letter) Unknown - Click to provide data 33ppm
 
 
 
Print Technology Brother MFCJ6520 Epson ET-4550
Print Head Nozzles Unknown - Click to provide data
Duplex Print Options Unknown - Click to provide data
 
 
 
Input Capacity Brother MFCJ6520 Epson ET-4550
Auto Document Feeder (ADF) Input Capacity Unknown - Click to provide data 30 Sheets
Standard Input Capacity Unknown - Click to provide data 150 Sheets
 
 
 
Paper Handling Brother MFCJ6520 Epson ET-4550
Maximum Print Size
216 x 356 mm (Legal)
 216 x 356 mm (Legal)
216 x 356 mm (Legal)
 216 x 356 mm (Legal)
 
 
 
Sound Emission Brother MFCJ6520 Epson ET-4550
Noise Level Unknown - Click to provide data 46dB
 
 
 
Weight & Dimensions Brother MFCJ6520 Epson ET-4550
Weight 14.5kg 7.4kg
Height Unknown - Click to provide data 241mm
Depth Unknown - Click to provide data 360mm
Width Unknown - Click to provide data 515mm
 
 
 
Power Brother MFCJ6520 Epson ET-4550
Power Consumption (standby) Unknown - Click to provide data 1.5W
Typical Power Consumption 28W 11W
 
 
 
Media Formats Brother MFCJ6520 Epson ET-4550
Standard Media Sizes Unknown - Click to provide data
 
 
 
System Requirements Brother MFCJ6520 Epson ET-4550
Compatible Operating Systems Unknown - Click to provide data
 
 
 
Technical Details Brother MFCJ6520 Epson ET-4550
Type Unknown - Click to provide data
Interface Unknown - Click to provide data
Supported Network Protocols Unknown - Click to provide data
Media Types Supported Unknown - Click to provide data
Bundled Software Unknown - Click to provide data
Optical Scanning Resolution Unknown - Click to provide data

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