Brother MFCJ6520 vs Epson L805
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Brother MFCJ6520vsEpson L805

Brother MFCJ6520

48

Overall Score

48

Overall Score
Our Verdict:
A poor value for money and middle of the road spec 6000 x 1200 DPI inkjet, with OK running costs
40
Value for Money
Average
59
Features
Average Features
50
Running Costs
$1 Over 10 Years
48
Overall Score
Mediocre
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 L805

43

Overall Score

43

Overall Score

Epson L805

$434.56
Our Verdict:
A very economical to run but only average spec 760 x 1440 DPI inkjet printer, representing inferior value for money
20
Value for Money
Poor
58
Features
Average Features
83
Running Costs
$1 Over 10 Years
43
Overall Score
Mediocre
5760 X 1440 DPI Yes Inkjet 37ppm Jul 2016
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) 37ppm
Release Date Jul 2016
Brother MFCJ6520

48

Overall Score

48

Overall Score
Our Verdict:
A poor value for money and middle of the road spec 6000 x 1200 DPI inkjet, with OK running costs
40
Value for Money
Average
59
Features
Average Features
50
Running Costs
$1 Over 10 Years
48
Overall Score
Mediocre
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 L805

43

Overall Score

43

Overall Score

Epson L805

$434.56
Our Verdict:
A very economical to run but only average spec 760 x 1440 DPI inkjet printer, representing inferior value for money
20
Value for Money
Poor
58
Features
Average Features
83
Running Costs
$1 Over 10 Years
43
Overall Score
Mediocre
5760 X 1440 DPI Yes Inkjet 37ppm Jul 2016
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) 37ppm
Release Date Jul 2016

Top Prices

Brother MFCJ6520 Epson L805
Amazon US
BROTHER MFC-J6520DW / Business Smart MFC-J6520DW Inkjet Multifunction Printer - Color - Plain Paper Print - Desktop
Out of stock
$281.71
Go to Store
Amazon US
BRTMFCJ6520DW - Brother MFC-J6520DW Clr MFP
Out of stock
$395.27
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Amazon US
Brother Printer MFC-J6520DW Wireless Color Printer with Scanner, Copier and Fax, Amazon Dash Replenishment Enabled
$399.95
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Amazon US
BROTHER MFC-J6520DW A3 INKJET ALL IN ONE
Out of stock
$689.70
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4 Prices from 1 Store | $399.95
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Men of Korea
Epson L805 Continous Ink Supply System Inkjet Printer w 70ml x 6 Ink Bottles (Brand new, unopened) - on
$434.56
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eBay
Epson L805 Continous Ink Supply System Inkjet Printer w/ 70ml x 6 Ink Bottles (Brand new, unopened)
$449.99
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Reasons For

Brother MFCJ6520 Epson L805
2 Reasons For
$35 Cheaper
The Brother MFCJ6520 is $34.61 cheaper than the Epson L805.
Better Brand
Brother inkjet printers have an average rating of 89.4%, but Epson has an average rating of 79.8%.
2 Reasons For
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.
53% Cheaper to Run
The Epson L805 is $0.48 cheaper to run than the Brother MFCJ6520 over five years.
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Reviews & Awards

Average Expert Rating

Brother MFCJ6520 Epson L805
No reviews found
Best
5 stars
0 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 Epson. The average brand rating for Brother is 89.39% based on 2 reviews, where as the average brand rating for Epson is 79.83% based on 82 reviews.
Brother MFCJ6520 Epson L805
Brother

89

89

Based on 2 reviews
Epson

80

80

Based on 82 reviews

Date Released

Brother MFCJ6520 Epson L805
25 months old 15 months old Best

Manufacturer's Warranty

Brother MFCJ6520 Epson L805
1 year No data

Energy Efficiency

Running Costs Over 10 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 10 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 0.0057 tonnes CO2
Epson L805
Epson
L805
0 trees 0.0026 tonnes CO2 (Best)

Specification

Printing

Brother MFCJ6520 Epson L805
Print Speed (ISO/IEC 24734) Colour Unknown - Click to provide data
Print Speed (ISO/IEC 24734) Mono Unknown - Click to provide data
Print Speed (black, Draft Quality, A4/US Letter) Unknown - Click to provide data 38ppm
Print Speed (colour, Draft Quality, A4/US Letter) Unknown - Click to provide data 38ppm
Print Speed (black, Normal Quality, A4/US Letter) Unknown - Click to provide data 37ppm

Print Technology

Brother MFCJ6520 Epson L805
Print Cartridge Unknown - Click to provide data 6

Input Capacity

Brother MFCJ6520 Epson L805
Number of Standard Paper Trays Unknown - Click to provide data 1
Standard Input Capacity Unknown - Click to provide data 120 sheets

Output Capacity

Brother MFCJ6520 Epson L805
Standard Output Capacity Unknown - Click to provide data 50 sheets

Sound Emission

Brother MFCJ6520 Epson L805
Noise Level Unknown - Click to provide data 39dB

Weight & Dimensions

Brother MFCJ6520 Epson L805
Weight 14.5kg 6kg
Height Unknown - Click to provide data 187mm
Depth Unknown - Click to provide data 289mm
Width Unknown - Click to provide data 547mm

Power

Brother MFCJ6520 Epson L805
Power Consumption (standby) Unknown - Click to provide data 3.3W
Power Consumption (off) Unknown - Click to provide data 0.3W
Typical Power Consumption 28W 13W

Technical Details

Brother MFCJ6520 Epson L805
Optical Scanning Resolution Unknown - Click to provide data
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