Brother MFCJ6930 vs Epson EcoTank ET-3600
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Brother MFCJ6930vsEpson EcoTank ET-3600

Brother MFCJ6930

70

Overall Score

70

Overall Score
Our Verdict:
An economical to run and good spec 4800 x 1200 DPI inkjet printer, but representing only moderate value for money
62
Value for Money
Good
78
Features
Good Features
73
Running Costs
$0 Over 5 Years
70
Overall Score
Very Good
4800 X 1200 DPI No Inkjet 35ppm 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 No
Print Technology Inkjet
Print Speed (black, Normal Quality, A4/US Letter) 35ppm
Release Date Sep 2015
Epson EcoTank ET-3600

82

Overall Score

82

Overall Score

Epson EcoTank ET-3600

$299.99
$50.00
Our Verdict:
An award winning and very economical to run 4800 x 1200 DPI inkjet printer, with very good features and a good price
93
Reviews
12 Reviews + 1 Award
82
Value for Money
Very Good
81
Features
Fully-Featured
92
Running Costs
$0 Over 5 Years
82
Overall Score
Excellent
4800 X 1200 DPI Yes Inkjet 13.7ppm Jul 2016
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) 13.7ppm
Release Date Jul 2016
Brother MFCJ6930

70

Overall Score

70

Overall Score
Our Verdict:
An economical to run and good spec 4800 x 1200 DPI inkjet printer, but representing only moderate value for money
62
Value for Money
Good
78
Features
Good Features
73
Running Costs
$0 Over 5 Years
70
Overall Score
Very Good
4800 X 1200 DPI No Inkjet 35ppm 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 No
Print Technology Inkjet
Print Speed (black, Normal Quality, A4/US Letter) 35ppm
Release Date Sep 2015
Epson EcoTank ET-3600

82

Overall Score

82

Overall Score

Epson EcoTank ET-3600

$299.99
$50.00
Our Verdict:
An award winning and very economical to run 4800 x 1200 DPI inkjet printer, with very good features and a good price
93
Reviews
12 Reviews + 1 Award
82
Value for Money
Very Good
81
Features
Fully-Featured
92
Running Costs
$0 Over 5 Years
82
Overall Score
Excellent
4800 X 1200 DPI Yes Inkjet 13.7ppm Jul 2016
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) 13.7ppm
Release Date Jul 2016

Top Prices

Brother MFCJ6930 Epson EcoTank ET-3600
Pricefalls
Business Smart Pro Mfc-J6930dw Color All-In-One, Copy/fax/print/scan
$470.11
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1 Price from 1 Store | $470.11
Amazon US
Epson ET-3600 EcoTank Wireless Color All-in-One Supertank Printer with Scanner, Copier & Ethernet
$299.99
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Adorama
Epson Expression ET-3600 EcoTank All-in-One Inkjet Printer, 13.7 ppm Black, 7.3 ppm Color, 4800x1200dpi, 150 Sheets Input - Print, Copy, Scan
$299.99
Go to Store
Excel Electronics
New Epson EcoTank ET-3600 Wireless All-in-one Inkjet Printer No Ink (Brand new, unopened) - on
$307.98
Go to Store
3 Prices from 3 Stores | $299.99-$307.98
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Reasons For

Brother MFCJ6930 Epson EcoTank ET-3600
3 Reasons For
Faster Print Speed (black, Normal Quality, A4/US Letter)
The Brother MFCJ6930 is a 35ppm print speed (black, normal quality, A4/US Let inkjet printer. That's 21.3ppm faster than the Epson EcoTank ET-3600 (13.7ppm).

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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70% Bigger Standard Input Capacity
The Brother MFCJ6930 is a 500 sheets standard input capacity inkjet printer. That's 350 sheets bigger than the Epson EcoTank ET-3600 (150 sheets).

This indicates the largest amount of paper that can be safely loaded into the printer at once.

Higher input capacities mean that you will be able to print more before having to refill the tray.

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Better Brand
Brother inkjet printers have an average rating of 89.4%, but Epson has an average rating of 74.6%.
4 Reasons For
Colour Printing
The Epson EcoTank ET-3600 supports colour printing, but the Brother MFCJ6930 does not.

This indicates whether the inkjet printer is capable of printing in colour, or whether it's limited to black and white only.

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Cheaper by $170
The Epson EcoTank ET-3600 costs $170.12 less than the Brother MFCJ6930.
More Shops Are Selling it
A greater number of shops increases the chances of the product remaining in stock and also increases the price competition amongst retailers for this inkjet printer.
55% Cheaper to Run Over Five Years
Over five years the Epson EcoTank ET-3600 is $0 cheaper to run than the Brother MFCJ6930.
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Reasons Against

Reviews & Awards

Awards

Brother MFCJ6930 Epson EcoTank ET-3600
No awards found
1 Award
areadvd.de: Reference Award

Average Expert Rating

Brother MFCJ6930 Epson EcoTank ET-3600
No reviews found
Best
5 stars
5 reviews
4 stars
7 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 74.58% based on 150 reviews.
Brother MFCJ6930 Epson EcoTank ET-3600
Brother

89

89

Based on 2 reviews
Epson

75

75

Based on 150 reviews

Date Released

Brother MFCJ6930 Epson EcoTank ET-3600
29 months old 19 months old Best

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.

Standard Input Capacity

This indicates the largest amount of paper that can be safely loaded into the printer at once.

Higher input capacities mean that you will be able to print more before having to refill the tray.

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 MFCJ6930
Brother
MFCJ6930
0 trees 0.0022 tonnes CO2
Epson EcoTank ET-3600
Epson
EcoTank ET-3600
0 trees 0.00099 tonnes CO2 (Best)

Specification

 
 
 
Printing Brother MFCJ6930 Epson EcoTank ET-3600
Print Speed (colour, Normal Quality, A4/US Letter) 27ppm Unknown - Click to provide data
Print Speed (black, Normal Quality, A4/US Letter) 35ppm
BEST
13.7ppm
 
 
 
Print Technology Brother MFCJ6930 Epson EcoTank ET-3600
Duplex Print Options Unknown - Click to provide data
Maximum Duty Cycle 2,000 Pages Per Month Unknown - Click to provide data
 
 
 
Input Capacity Brother MFCJ6930 Epson EcoTank ET-3600
Standard Input Capacity 500 Sheets
BEST
150 Sheets
 
 
 
Sound Emission Brother MFCJ6930 Epson EcoTank ET-3600
Noise Level Unknown - Click to provide data 37dB
 
 
 
Weight & Dimensions Brother MFCJ6930 Epson EcoTank ET-3600
Weight 23.6kg 4.7kg
Height Unknown - Click to provide data 169mm
Depth Unknown - Click to provide data 300mm
Width Unknown - Click to provide data 489mm
 
 
 
Power Brother MFCJ6930 Epson EcoTank ET-3600
Typical Power Consumption 29W 13W
 
 
 
Consumables Brother MFCJ6930 Epson EcoTank ET-3600
Approximate Page Yield (A4, Colour) Unknown - Click to provide data
EP-Cartridge Unknown - Click to provide data
 
 
 
System Requirements Brother MFCJ6930 Epson EcoTank ET-3600
Minimum System Requirements Unknown - Click to provide data
 
 
 
Scanning Brother MFCJ6930 Epson EcoTank ET-3600
Scanner Features Unknown - Click to provide data
 
 
 
Technical Details Brother MFCJ6930 Epson EcoTank ET-3600
Scan Speed (OCR, A4) Unknown - Click to provide data
Wireless Technology Unknown - Click to provide data
Bundled Software Unknown - Click to provide data
Optical Scanning Resolution 1,200 DPI Unknown - Click to provide data

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