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Brother MFCJ6520vsHP Officejet Pro 8740

Brother MFCJ6520

68

Kagoo Score

68

Kagoo Score
Our Verdict:
A good spec but only OK value for money 6000 x 1200 DPI inkjet
62
Value for Money
Good
78
Features
Good Features
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
HP Officejet Pro 8740

87

Kagoo Score

87

Kagoo Score

HP Officejet Pro 8740

$279.99
$179.95
Our Verdict:
An award winning and very cheap 1200 x 1200 DPI inkjet, with very good features
95
Reviews
93 Reviews + 1 Award
91
Value for Money
Excellent
84
Features
Fully-Featured
84
Popularity
Quite Popular
87
Overall Score
Excellent
1200 X 1200 DPI Yes Inkjet 36ppm 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) 36ppm
Release Date Sep 2015
Brother MFCJ6520

68

Kagoo Score

68

Kagoo Score
Our Verdict:
A good spec but only OK value for money 6000 x 1200 DPI inkjet
62
Value for Money
Good
78
Features
Good Features
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
HP Officejet Pro 8740

87

Kagoo Score

87

Kagoo Score

HP Officejet Pro 8740

$279.99
$179.95
Our Verdict:
An award winning and very cheap 1200 x 1200 DPI inkjet, with very good features
95
Reviews
93 Reviews + 1 Award
91
Value for Money
Excellent
84
Features
Fully-Featured
84
Popularity
Quite Popular
87
Overall Score
Excellent
1200 X 1200 DPI Yes Inkjet 36ppm 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) 36ppm
Release Date Sep 2015

Top Prices

Brother MFCJ6520 HP Officejet Pro 8740
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56 minutes agoExcellent Customer Feedback
$396.90
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$279.99
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$444.81
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$459.94
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Reasons For

Brother MFCJ6520 HP Officejet Pro 8740
2 Reasons For
Better Manufacturer's Guarantee by One Year
The Brother MFCJ6520 comes with a one year guarantee from the manufacturer, but the HP Officejet Pro 8740 has a zero year guarantee.
Better Brand
Brother inkjet printers have an average rating of 90.2%, however HP has an average rating of 88.4%.
2 Reasons For
$117 Cheaper
The HP Officejet Pro 8740 costs $279.99, whereas the Brother MFCJ6520 is $396.90.
More Shops Are Selling it
The more retailers stock this inkjet printer, the greater competition amongst retailers to keep prices low.

Reviews & Awards

Awards

Brother MFCJ6520 HP Officejet Pro 8740
No awards found
1 Award
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Average Expert Rating

Brother MFCJ6520 HP Officejet Pro 8740
No reviews found
Best
5 stars
2 reviews
4 stars
2 reviews
3 stars
0 reviews
2 stars
0 reviews
1 star
0 reviews

Average User Rating

Brother MFCJ6520 HP Officejet Pro 8740
No reviews found
Best
5 stars
54 reviews
4 stars
18 reviews
3 stars
8 reviews
2 stars
3 reviews
1 star
6 reviews

Average Brand Rating

Brother has a better average brand rating than HP. The average brand rating for Brother is 90.16% based on 8 reviews, where as the average brand rating for HP is 88.38% based on 4,896 reviews.
Brother MFCJ6520 HP Officejet Pro 8740
Brother

90

90

Based on 8 reviews
HP

88

88

Based on 4,896 reviews

Date Released

Brother MFCJ6520 HP Officejet Pro 8740
33 months old 33 months old

Manufacturer's Warranty

Specification

 
 
 
Printing Brother MFCJ6520 HP Officejet Pro 8740
Time to First Page (colour, Normal) Unknown - Click to provide data 11s
Time to First Page (black, Normal) Unknown - Click to provide data 10s
Print Speed (black, Normal Quality, A4/US Letter) Unknown - Click to provide data 36ppm
 
 
 
Print Technology Brother MFCJ6520 HP Officejet Pro 8740
Duplex Print Options Unknown - Click to provide data Yes
Maximum Duty Cycle Unknown - Click to provide data 30,000 Pages Per Month
 
 
 
Memory Brother MFCJ6520 HP Officejet Pro 8740
Maximum Internal Memory Unknown - Click to provide data 512MB
Internal Memory Unknown - Click to provide data 512MB
 
 
 
Input Capacity Brother MFCJ6520 HP Officejet Pro 8740
Auto Document Feeder (ADF) Input Capacity Unknown - Click to provide data 50 Sheets
Maximum Input Capacity Unknown - Click to provide data 500 Sheets
Standard Input Capacity Unknown - Click to provide data 500 Sheets
 
 
 
Output Capacity Brother MFCJ6520 HP Officejet Pro 8740
Standard Output Capacity Unknown - Click to provide data 150 Sheets
 
 
 
Paper Handling Brother MFCJ6520 HP Officejet Pro 8740
Maximum Print Size
216 x 356
 216 x 356
216 x 356
 216 x 356
 
 
 
Sound Emission Brother MFCJ6520 HP Officejet Pro 8740
Noise Level Unknown - Click to provide data 59dB
 
 
 
Weight & Dimensions Brother MFCJ6520 HP Officejet Pro 8740
Weight 14.5kg 18.4kg
Height Unknown - Click to provide data 411mm
Depth Unknown - Click to provide data 531mm
Width Unknown - Click to provide data 550mm
 
 
 
Power Brother MFCJ6520 HP Officejet Pro 8740
Power Consumption (standby) Unknown - Click to provide data 7.2W
Typical Power Consumption 28W 35W
 
 
 
Operational Conditions Brother MFCJ6520 HP Officejet Pro 8740
Operating Relative Humidity (H-H) Unknown - Click to provide data 20%
Operating Temperature (T-T) Unknown - Click to provide data 32°C
 
 
 
Media Formats Brother MFCJ6520 HP Officejet Pro 8740
Standard Media Sizes Unknown - Click to provide data ANSI a (Letter) (216 X 279 Mm), Legal (216 X 356 Mm), A4 (210 X 297 Mm), 76 X 127 Mm
 
 
 
System Requirements Brother MFCJ6520 HP Officejet Pro 8740
Compatible Operating Systems Unknown - Click to provide data Apple Mac OS X 10.8, Apple Mac OS X 10.9, MS Windows 7 (32|64 Bits), Apple Mac OS X 10.10, MS Windows XP 32-Bit Edition SP3 or Later, Windows 8 (32|64-Bits), Windows 8.1 (32|64-Bits), Windows 10 (32|64-Bits), MS Windows Vista 32-Bit Edition
 
 
 
Display Brother MFCJ6520 HP Officejet Pro 8740
Display Diagonal Unknown - Click to provide data 4.3"
 
 
 
Media Weight Brother MFCJ6520 HP Officejet Pro 8740
Recommended Media Weight Unknown - Click to provide data 60g/m²
 
 
 
Technical Details Brother MFCJ6520 HP Officejet Pro 8740
Colour Management Unknown - Click to provide data SRGB, Adobe RGB
Image Scaling/enlargement Range Unknown - Click to provide data 400%
Fax Resolution Fine Mode (colour) Unknown - Click to provide data 203 X 196 Dpi
Type Unknown - Click to provide data Fax | Copier | Printer | Scanner
Interface Unknown - Click to provide data 2 X Modem - RJ-11 1 X LAN - RJ-45 1 X USB 2.0 - 4 Pin USB Type B 1 X USB Host - 4 Pin USB Type a
Copy Resolution (black Text) Unknown - Click to provide data Up to 600 Dpi (mono) / Up to 600 Dpi (colour)
Media Types Supported Unknown - Click to provide data Plain Paper, Photo Paper, Thick Paper, Card Stock, Glossy Paper, Matte Paper
Colour Depth Unknown - Click to provide data 24 Bit
Copy Speed (normal Quality, Black, A4) Unknown - Click to provide data Up to 37 Ppm (mono) / Up to 37 Ppm (colour)
Bundled Software Unknown - Click to provide data Drivers & Utilities, I.R.I.S. OCR, HP Participation Study
Optical Scanning Resolution Unknown - Click to provide data

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