Brother MFCJ6930 vs Epson WF-5190
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Brother MFCJ6930vsEpson WF-5190

Brother MFCJ6930

39

Overall Score

39

Overall Score
Our Verdict:
An average spec and 2 year old 4800 x 1200 DPI inkjet, with moderate running costs
57
Features
Average Features
48
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 WF-5190

49

Overall Score

49

Overall Score

Epson WF-5190

$279.99
Our Verdict:
A good spec but inferior value for money 4800 x 1200 DPI inkjet printer, with alright running costs
44
Value for Money
Average
60
Features
Good Features
57
Running Costs
$0 Over 5 Years
49
Overall Score
Mediocre
4800 X 1200 DPI Yes Inkjet 34ppm 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 Yes
Print Technology Inkjet
Print Speed (black, Normal Quality, A4/US Letter) 34ppm
Release Date Sep 2015
Brother MFCJ6930

39

Overall Score

39

Overall Score
Our Verdict:
An average spec and 2 year old 4800 x 1200 DPI inkjet, with moderate running costs
57
Features
Average Features
48
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 WF-5190

49

Overall Score

49

Overall Score

Epson WF-5190

$279.99
Our Verdict:
A good spec but inferior value for money 4800 x 1200 DPI inkjet printer, with alright running costs
44
Value for Money
Average
60
Features
Good Features
57
Running Costs
$0 Over 5 Years
49
Overall Score
Mediocre
4800 X 1200 DPI Yes Inkjet 34ppm 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 Yes
Print Technology Inkjet
Print Speed (black, Normal Quality, A4/US Letter) 34ppm
Release Date Sep 2015

Top Prices

Brother MFCJ6930 Epson WF-5190
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Brother Printer MFCJ6930DW Wireless Color Printer with Scanner, Copier & Fax, Amazon Dash Replenishment Enabled
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Epson Duplexer Duplex Unit - NEW - WorkForce WF-5110, WF-5113, WF-5190, WF-5191
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$38.99
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$279.99
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Reasons For

Brother MFCJ6930 Epson WF-5190
4 Reasons For
Faster Print Speed (black, Normal Quality, A4/US Letter)
Brother MFCJ6930 is 35ppm print speed (black, normal quality, A4/US Let. That's 1ppm faster than the Epson WF-5190 (34ppm).

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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34% Bigger Standard Input Capacity
The Brother MFCJ6930 is a 500 sheets standard input capacity inkjet printer. That's 170 sheets bigger than the Epson WF-5190 (330 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 Manufacturer's Guarantee by One Year
The Brother MFCJ6930 comes with a one year guarantee from the manufacturer, but the Epson WF-5190 has a zero year guarantee.
Better Brand
Brother inkjet printers have an average rating of 89.4%, however Epson has an average rating of 73.3%.
4 Reasons For
95% Bigger Maximum Duty Cycle
The Epson WF-5190 has a maximum duty cycle of 35,000 pages per month. That's 33,000 pages per month bigger than the Brother MFCJ6930 (2,000 pages per month).

This denotes the maximum amount of prints that the printer can generate per month.

A larger duty cycle means that the printer can work harder, and is less likely to generate faults due to overuse.

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Colour Printing
The Epson WF-5190 supports colour printing, however the Brother MFCJ6930 does not support colour printing.

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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More Shops Are Selling it
A greater number of retailers increases the price competition amongst retailers for this inkjet printer and also increases the chances of the product remaining in stock.
Cheaper to Run by $0 Over Five Years
The Epson WF-5190 is $0 cheaper to run than the Brother MFCJ6930 over five years.
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Date Released

Brother MFCJ6930 Epson WF-5190
28 months old 28 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 WF-5190
Epson
WF-5190
0 trees 0.0019 tonnes CO2 (Best)

Specification

 
 
 
Printing Brother MFCJ6930 Epson WF-5190
Time to First Page (colour, Normal) Unknown - Click to provide data 7s
Time to First Page (black, Normal) Unknown - Click to provide data 7s
Print Speed (colour, Normal Quality, A4/US Letter) 27ppm Unknown - Click to provide data
Resolution Colour Unknown - Click to provide data 4,800 DPI
Print Speed (black, Normal Quality, A4/US Letter) 35ppm
BEST
34ppm
 
 
 
Print Technology Brother MFCJ6930 Epson WF-5190
Print Head Nozzles Unknown - Click to provide data
Duplex Print Options Unknown - Click to provide data
Compatible Ink Types, Supplies Unknown - Click to provide data
Maximum Duty Cycle 2,000 Pages Per Month 35,000 Pages Per Month
BEST
 
 
 
Input Capacity Brother MFCJ6930 Epson WF-5190
Maximum Input Capacity Unknown - Click to provide data 580 Sheets
Standard Input Capacity 500 Sheets
BEST
330 Sheets
 
 
 
Output Capacity Brother MFCJ6930 Epson WF-5190
Standard Output Capacity Unknown - Click to provide data 150 Sheets
 
 
 
Paper Handling Brother MFCJ6930 Epson WF-5190
Media Handling Unknown - Click to provide data
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 WF-5190
Printing Noise Level Unknown - Click to provide data 52dB
 
 
 
Weight & Dimensions Brother MFCJ6930 Epson WF-5190
Weight 23.6kg 11.4kg
Height Unknown - Click to provide data 284mm
Depth Unknown - Click to provide data 442mm
Width Unknown - Click to provide data 461mm
 
 
 
Power Brother MFCJ6930 Epson WF-5190
Power Consumption (standby) Unknown - Click to provide data 6.2W
Power Consumption (off) Unknown - Click to provide data 2.3W
Typical Power Consumption 29W 25W
 
 
 
Media Formats Brother MFCJ6930 Epson WF-5190
Standard Media Sizes Unknown - Click to provide data
 
 
 
Consumables Brother MFCJ6930 Epson WF-5190
Approximate Page Yield (A4, Colour) Unknown - Click to provide data
EP-Cartridge Unknown - Click to provide data
 
 
 
System Requirements Brother MFCJ6930 Epson WF-5190
Compatible Operating Systems Unknown - Click to provide data
Minimum System Requirements Unknown - Click to provide data
 
 
 
Scanning Brother MFCJ6930 Epson WF-5190
Scanner Features Unknown - Click to provide data
 
 
 
Media Weight Brother MFCJ6930 Epson WF-5190
Recommended Media Weight Unknown - Click to provide data 1g/m²
 
 
 
Technical Details Brother MFCJ6930 Epson WF-5190
Scan Speed (OCR, A4) 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
Supported Network Protocols Unknown - Click to provide data
Media Types Supported Unknown - Click to provide data
Power Supply Type Unknown - Click to provide data
Bundled Software
Optical Scanning Resolution 1,200 DPI Unknown - Click to provide data

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