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Brother MFCJ6930 vs Epson ET-4500
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Brother MFCJ6930vsEpson ET-4500

Brother MFCJ6930

76

Overall Score

76

Overall Score
Our Verdict:
A fully featured but only average value for money 4800 x 1200 DPI inkjet printer
66
Value for Money
Good
82
Features
Fully-Featured
76
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 ET-4500

78

Overall Score

78

Overall Score

Epson ET-4500

$284.00
$199.00
Our Verdict:
A fully featured but only OK value for money 760 x 1440 DPI inkjet
68
Value for Money
Good
84
Features
Fully-Featured
78
Overall Score
Very Good
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

76

Overall Score

76

Overall Score
Our Verdict:
A fully featured but only average value for money 4800 x 1200 DPI inkjet printer
66
Value for Money
Good
82
Features
Fully-Featured
76
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 ET-4500

78

Overall Score

78

Overall Score

Epson ET-4500

$284.00
$199.00
Our Verdict:
A fully featured but only OK value for money 760 x 1440 DPI inkjet
68
Value for Money
Good
84
Features
Fully-Featured
78
Overall Score
Very Good
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

Top Prices

Brother MFCJ6930 Epson ET-4500
15 hours agoPricefalls has an average rating of 89% based on 2,729 customer reviews
$378.46
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$284.00
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Reasons For

Brother MFCJ6930 Epson ET-4500
3 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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Better Brand
Brother inkjet printers have an average rating of 94.7%, however Epson has an average rating of 71.7%.
2 Reasons For
Cheaper by $94
The Epson ET-4500 costs $94.46 less than the Brother MFCJ6930.
63% 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 (171% more).
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Date Released

Brother MFCJ6930 Epson ET-4500
30 months old 30 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.

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 0.00081 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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