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

Brother MFCJ6530

78

Overall Score

78

Overall Score

Brother MFCJ6530

$177.71
$73.27
Our Verdict:
A cheap and fully featured 1200 x 4800 DPI inkjet, with low running costs
86
Value for Money
Very Good
80
Features
Fully-Featured
76
Running Costs
$0 Over 5 Years
78
Overall Score
Very Good
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

71

Overall Score

71

Overall Score
Our Verdict:
A good spec and economical to run 1200 x 1200 DPI inkjet, but representing only moderate value for money
65
Value for Money
Good
78
Features
Good Features
71
Running Costs
$0 Over 5 Years
71
Overall Score
Very Good
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

78

Overall Score

78

Overall Score

Brother MFCJ6530

$177.71
$73.27
Our Verdict:
A cheap and fully featured 1200 x 4800 DPI inkjet, with low running costs
86
Value for Money
Very Good
80
Features
Fully-Featured
76
Running Costs
$0 Over 5 Years
78
Overall Score
Very Good
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

71

Overall Score

71

Overall Score
Our Verdict:
A good spec and economical to run 1200 x 1200 DPI inkjet, but representing only moderate value for money
65
Value for Money
Good
78
Features
Good Features
71
Running Costs
$0 Over 5 Years
71
Overall Score
Very Good
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
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Brother Printer MFCJ6530DW Wireless Color Printer with Scanner, Copier & Fax, Amazon Dash Replenishment Enabled, Inkjet All-in-One
$177.71
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Business Smart Pro Mfc-J6530dw Color All-In-One, Copy/fax/print/scan
$259.46
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MFCJ6530DW Business Smart Pro
$240.81
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Business Smart Pro MFC-J6530DW Color All-in-One, Copy/Fax/Print/Scan
$290.58
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NEW Brother MFCJ6530DW MFC-J6530DW Smart Pro All-in-One 2.7-in Inkjet (Brand new, unopened) - on
$250.98
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5 Prices from 3 Stores | $177.71-$290.58
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HP OfficeJet Pro 8725 Inkjet Printer
$239.99
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1 Price from 1 Store | $239.99
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Reasons For

Brother MFCJ6530 HP Officejet Pro 8725
5 Reasons For
Cheaper by $62
The Brother MFCJ6530 is $62.28 cheaper than the HP Officejet Pro 8725.
More Shops Are Selling it
A greater number of sellers increases the price competition amongst retailers for the product and also increases the chances of this inkjet printer remaining in stock.
Cheaper to Run by $0 Over Five Years
Over five years the Brother MFCJ6530 only costs $0 to run however the HP Officejet Pro 8725 costs $0 to run (17% 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 59.4%.
1 Reason 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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Reviews & Awards

Average Expert Rating

Brother MFCJ6530 HP Officejet Pro 8725
No reviews found
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5 stars
1 review
4 stars
1 review
3 stars
0 reviews
2 stars
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Average Brand Rating

Brother has a better average brand rating than HP. The average brand rating for Brother is 89.39% based on 2 reviews, where as the average brand rating for HP is 59.35% based on 684 reviews.
Brother MFCJ6530 HP Officejet Pro 8725
Brother

89

89

Based on 2 reviews
HP

59

59

Based on 684 reviews

Date Released

Brother MFCJ6530 HP Officejet Pro 8725
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.

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 MFCJ6530
Brother
MFCJ6530
0 trees 0.002 tonnes CO2 (Best)
HP Officejet Pro 8725
HP
Officejet Pro
8725
0 trees 0.0024 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
BEST
 
 
 
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 1,200 DPI Unknown - Click to provide data

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