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Brother MFCJ6930vsEpson ET-4500

Brother MFCJ6930

39

Overall Score

39

Overall Score
Our Verdict:
A 2 year old and middle of the road spec 4800 x 1200 DPI inkjet, with satisfactory running costs
57
Features
Average Features
47
Running Costs
$0 Over 5 Years
39
Overall Score
Mediocre
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 ET-4500

47

Overall Score

47

Overall Score
Our Verdict:
A very economical to run but only middle of the road spec 760 x 1440 DPI inkjet, representing poor value for money
32
Value for Money
Poor
59
Features
Average Features
89
Running Costs
$0 Over 5 Years
47
Overall Score
Mediocre
5760 X 1440 DPI No Inkjet 33ppm Sep 2015
Maximum Resolution Colour Printing Print Technology Print Speed (black, Normal Quality, A4/US Letter) Release Date
Maximum Resolution 5760 X 1440 DPI
Colour Printing No
Print Technology Inkjet
Print Speed (black, Normal Quality, A4/US Letter) 33ppm
Release Date Sep 2015
Brother MFCJ6930

39

Overall Score

39

Overall Score
Our Verdict:
A 2 year old and middle of the road spec 4800 x 1200 DPI inkjet, with satisfactory running costs
57
Features
Average Features
47
Running Costs
$0 Over 5 Years
39
Overall Score
Mediocre
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 ET-4500

47

Overall Score

47

Overall Score
Our Verdict:
A very economical to run but only middle of the road spec 760 x 1440 DPI inkjet, representing poor value for money
32
Value for Money
Poor
59
Features
Average Features
89
Running Costs
$0 Over 5 Years
47
Overall Score
Mediocre
5760 X 1440 DPI No Inkjet 33ppm Sep 2015
Maximum Resolution Colour Printing Print Technology Print Speed (black, Normal Quality, A4/US Letter) Release Date
Maximum Resolution 5760 X 1440 DPI
Colour Printing No
Print Technology Inkjet
Print Speed (black, Normal Quality, A4/US Letter) 33ppm
Release Date Sep 2015

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Brother MFCJ6930 Epson ET-4500
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Reasons For

Brother MFCJ6930 Epson ET-4500
4 Reasons For
6% Faster Print Speed (black, Normal Quality, A4/US Letter)
Brother MFCJ6930 is 35ppm print speed (black, normal quality, A4/US Let. That's 2ppm faster than the Epson ET-4500 (33ppm).

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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Bigger Standard Input Capacity
The Brother MFCJ6930 is a 500 sheets standard input capacity inkjet printer. That's 400 sheets bigger than the Epson ET-4500 (100 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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More Shops Are Selling it
The more sellers stock the product, the greater competition amongst sellers to keep prices low.
Better Brand
Brother inkjet printers have an average rating of 89.4%, however Epson has an average rating of 72.9%.
1 Reason For
61% Cheaper to Run Over Five Years
Over five years the Epson ET-4500 only costs $0 to run but the Brother MFCJ6930 costs $0 to run (157% more).
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Date Released

Brother MFCJ6930 Epson ET-4500
27 months old 27 months old

Manufacturer's Warranty

Brother MFCJ6930 Epson ET-4500
1 year 1 year

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 ET-4500
Epson
ET-4500
0 trees 0.00085 tonnes CO2 (Best)

Specification

Printing

Brother MFCJ6930 Epson ET-4500
Print Speed (colour, Normal Quality, A4/US Letter) 27ppm Unknown - Click to provide data
Print Speed (black, Normal Quality, A4/US Letter) 35ppm
BEST
33ppm

Print Technology

Brother MFCJ6930 Epson ET-4500
Print Head Nozzles Unknown - Click to provide data
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 ET-4500
Auto Document Feeder (ADF) Input Capacity Unknown - Click to provide data 30 sheets
Standard Input Capacity 500 sheets
BEST
100 sheets

Paper Handling

Brother MFCJ6930 Epson ET-4500
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 MFCJ6930 Epson ET-4500
Noise Level Unknown - Click to provide data 39dB

Weight & Dimensions

Brother MFCJ6930 Epson ET-4500
Weight 23.6kg 6.3kg
Height Unknown - Click to provide data 229mm
Depth Unknown - Click to provide data 377mm
Width Unknown - Click to provide data 490mm

Power

Brother MFCJ6930 Epson ET-4500
Power Consumption (standby) Unknown - Click to provide data 1.6W
Typical Power Consumption 29W 11W

Media Formats

Brother MFCJ6930 Epson ET-4500
Standard Media Sizes Unknown - Click to provide data

Consumables

Brother MFCJ6930 Epson ET-4500
Approximate Page Yield (A4, Colour) Unknown - Click to provide data
EP-Cartridge Unknown - Click to provide data

System Requirements

Brother MFCJ6930 Epson ET-4500
Compatible Operating Systems Unknown - Click to provide data
Minimum System Requirements Unknown - Click to provide data

Scanning

Brother MFCJ6930 Epson ET-4500
Scanner Features Unknown - Click to provide data

Technical Details

Brother MFCJ6930 Epson ET-4500
Scan Speed (OCR, A4) Unknown - Click to provide data
Type Unknown - Click to provide data
Wireless Technology Unknown - Click to provide data
Interface Unknown - Click to provide data
Supported Network Protocols Unknown - Click to provide data
Media Types Supported Unknown - Click to provide data
Bundled Software
Optical Scanning Resolution 1,200 DPI Unknown - Click to provide data

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