Brother MFCJ6530 vs HP Officejet Pro 8725
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Brother MFCJ6530vsHP Officejet Pro 8725

Brother MFCJ6530

42

Overall Score

42

Overall Score

Brother MFCJ6530

$248.98
$48.99
Our Verdict:
A not very good value for money and average spec 1200 x 4800 DPI inkjet printer, with moderate running costs
26
Value for Money
Poor
58
Features
Average Features
50
Running Costs
$1 Over 10 Years
42
Overall Score
Mediocre
1200 X 4800 DPI Yes Inkjet 35ppm Sep 2015
Maximum Resolution Colour Printing Print Technology Print Speed (black, Normal Quality, A4/US Letter) Release Date
Maximum Resolution 1200 X 4800 DPI
Colour Printing Yes
Print Technology Inkjet
Print Speed (black, Normal Quality, A4/US Letter) 35ppm
Release Date Sep 2015
HP Officejet Pro 8725

48

Overall Score

48

Overall Score

HP Officejet Pro 8725

$192.00
$115.45
Our Verdict:
An inferior value for money and middle of the road spec 1200 x 1200 DPI inkjet printer, with average running costs
43
Value for Money
Average
59
Features
Average Features
45
Running Costs
$2 Over 10 Years
48
Overall Score
Mediocre
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 MFCJ6530

42

Overall Score

42

Overall Score

Brother MFCJ6530

$248.98
$48.99
Our Verdict:
A not very good value for money and average spec 1200 x 4800 DPI inkjet printer, with moderate running costs
26
Value for Money
Poor
58
Features
Average Features
50
Running Costs
$1 Over 10 Years
42
Overall Score
Mediocre
1200 X 4800 DPI Yes Inkjet 35ppm Sep 2015
Maximum Resolution Colour Printing Print Technology Print Speed (black, Normal Quality, A4/US Letter) Release Date
Maximum Resolution 1200 X 4800 DPI
Colour Printing Yes
Print Technology Inkjet
Print Speed (black, Normal Quality, A4/US Letter) 35ppm
Release Date Sep 2015
HP Officejet Pro 8725

48

Overall Score

48

Overall Score

HP Officejet Pro 8725

$192.00
$115.45
Our Verdict:
An inferior value for money and middle of the road spec 1200 x 1200 DPI inkjet printer, with average running costs
43
Value for Money
Average
59
Features
Average Features
45
Running Costs
$2 Over 10 Years
48
Overall Score
Mediocre
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

Brother MFCJ6530 HP Officejet Pro 8725
Amazon US
Brother Printer MFCJ6530DW Wireless Color Printer with Scanner, Copier & Fax, Amazon Dash Replenishment Enabled
Out of stock
$199.99
Go to Store
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NEW Brother MFCJ6530DW MFC-J6530DW Smart Pro All-in-One 2.7-in Inkjet (Brand new, unopened) - on
$248.98
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2 Prices from 2 Stores | $248.98
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HP OfficeJet Pro 8725 All-in-One Digital Wireless Printer Scanner and Fax - NEW! (Brand new, unopened)
$192.00
Go to Store
Amazon US
HP OfficeJet Pro 8725 Inkjet Printer
Out of stock
$199.46
Go to Store
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HP OfficeJet Pro 8725 All-in-One Digital Wireless Printer Scanner and Fax - NEW! (Brand new, unopened) - on
$227.59
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Reasons For

Brother MFCJ6530 HP Officejet Pro 8725
3 Reasons For
Cheaper to Run by $0.18
Over five years the Brother MFCJ6530 only costs $0.88 to run however the HP Officejet Pro 8725 costs $1.06 to run (20% more).
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Better Manufacturer's Guarantee by One Year
The Brother MFCJ6530 comes with a one year guarantee from the manufacturer, whereas the HP Officejet Pro 8725 has a zero year guarantee.
Better Brand
Brother inkjet printers have an average rating of 89.4%, but HP has an average rating of 74.3%.
3 Reasons For
Moderately Faster Print Speed (black, Normal Quality, A4/US Letter)
The HP Officejet Pro 8725 is a 37ppm print speed (black, normal quality, A4/US Let inkjet printer, whereas the Brother MFCJ6530 is only a 35ppm 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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$57 Cheaper
The HP Officejet Pro 8725 is $56.98 cheaper than the Brother MFCJ6530.
More Shops Are Selling it
A greater number of stores increases the price competition amongst retailers for this inkjet printer and also increases the chances of the product remaining in stock.

Date Released

Brother MFCJ6530 HP Officejet Pro 8725
25 months old 25 months old

Manufacturer's Warranty

Brother MFCJ6530 HP Officejet Pro 8725
1 year 0 years

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.

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 MFCJ6530
Brother
MFCJ6530
0 trees 0.0055 tonnes CO2 (Best)
HP Officejet Pro 8725
HP
Officejet Pro
8725
0 trees 0.0065 tonnes CO2

Specification

Printing

Brother MFCJ6530 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 (colour, Normal Quality, A4/US Letter) 27ppm Unknown - Click to provide data
Print Speed (black, Normal Quality, A4/US Letter) 35ppm 37ppm
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Print Technology

Brother MFCJ6530 HP Officejet Pro 8725
Duplex Print Options
Maximum Duty Cycle Unknown - Click to provide data 30,000 pages per month

Memory

Brother MFCJ6530 HP Officejet Pro 8725
Maximum Internal Memory Unknown - Click to provide data 256MB
Internal Memory Unknown - Click to provide data 256MB

Input Capacity

Brother MFCJ6530 HP Officejet Pro 8725
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 250 sheets 250 sheets

Output Capacity

Brother MFCJ6530 HP Officejet Pro 8725
Standard Output Capacity Unknown - Click to provide data 150 sheets

Paper Handling

Brother MFCJ6530 HP Officejet Pro 8725
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 MFCJ6530 HP Officejet Pro 8725
Noise Level Unknown - Click to provide data 60dB

Weight & Dimensions

Brother MFCJ6530 HP Officejet Pro 8725
Weight 19.6kg 15kg
Height Unknown - Click to provide data 339.1mm
Depth Unknown - Click to provide data 449.7mm
Width Unknown - Click to provide data 499.5mm

Power

Brother MFCJ6530 HP Officejet Pro 8725
Power Consumption (standby) Unknown - Click to provide data 6.7W
Typical Power Consumption 27W 32W

Operational Conditions

Brother MFCJ6530 HP Officejet Pro 8725
Operating Relative Humidity (H-H) Unknown - Click to provide data 25%
Operating Temperature (T-T) Unknown - Click to provide data 40°C

Media Formats

Brother MFCJ6530 HP Officejet Pro 8725
Standard Media Sizes Unknown - Click to provide data

Consumables

Brother MFCJ6530 HP Officejet Pro 8725
Approximate Page Yield (A4, Colour) Unknown - Click to provide data
EP-Cartridge Unknown - Click to provide data

System Requirements

Brother MFCJ6530 HP Officejet Pro 8725
Compatible Operating Systems Unknown - Click to provide data
Minimum System Requirements Unknown - Click to provide data

Display

Brother MFCJ6530 HP Officejet Pro 8725
Display Diagonal Unknown - Click to provide data 4.3"

Media Weight

Brother MFCJ6530 HP Officejet Pro 8725
Recommended Media Weight Unknown - Click to provide data 60g/m²

Technical Details

Brother MFCJ6530 HP Officejet Pro 8725
Scan Speed (OCR, A4) Unknown - Click to provide data
Image Scaling/enlargement Range Unknown - Click to provide data
Fax Resolution Fine Mode (colour) Unknown - Click to provide data
Service & Support Unknown - Click to provide data
Type Unknown - Click to provide data
Wireless Technology Unknown - Click to provide data
Interface Unknown - Click to provide data
Copy Resolution (black Text) Unknown - Click to provide data
Supported Network Protocols Unknown - Click to provide data
Media Types Supported Unknown - Click to provide data
Colour Depth Unknown - Click to provide data
Copy Speed (normal Quality, Black, A4) Unknown - Click to provide data
Bundled Software
Optical Scanning Resolution Unknown - Click to provide data
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