Brother MFCJ6930 vs HP OfficeJet Pro 7740
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Brother MFCJ6930vsHP OfficeJet Pro 7740

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
HP OfficeJet Pro 7740

69

Overall Score

69

Overall Score
Our Verdict:
A good spec but only middle of the road value for money 4800 x 1200 DPI inkjet, with satisfactory running costs
60
Value for Money
Good
78
Features
Good Features
66
Running Costs
$0 Over 5 Years
69
Overall Score
Good
4800 X 1200 DPI Yes Inkjet 21ppm 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) 21ppm
Release Date Sep 2015
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
HP OfficeJet Pro 7740

69

Overall Score

69

Overall Score
Our Verdict:
A good spec but only middle of the road value for money 4800 x 1200 DPI inkjet, with satisfactory running costs
60
Value for Money
Good
78
Features
Good Features
66
Running Costs
$0 Over 5 Years
69
Overall Score
Good
4800 X 1200 DPI Yes Inkjet 21ppm 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) 21ppm
Release Date Sep 2015

Top Prices

Brother MFCJ6930 HP OfficeJet Pro 7740
Pricefalls
Business Smart Pro Mfc-J6930dw Color All-In-One, Copy/fax/print/scan
$470.11
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$249.99
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Reasons For

Brother MFCJ6930 HP OfficeJet Pro 7740
5 Reasons For
38% Faster Print Speed (colour, Normal Quality, A4/US Letter)
The Brother MFCJ6930 is a 27ppm print speed (colour, normal quality, A4/US Le inkjet printer. That's 10ppm faster than the HP OfficeJet Pro 7740 (17ppm).

This measures how long it takes the inkjet printer to print a single colour 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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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 14ppm faster than the HP OfficeJet Pro 7740 (21ppm).

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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25% Bigger Maximum Duty Cycle
The Brother MFCJ6930 has a maximum duty cycle of 2,000 pages per month, however the HP OfficeJet Pro 7740 is only a 1,500 pages per month max duty cycle inkjet printer (500 pages per month smaller).

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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Cheaper to Run by $0 Over Five Years
Over five years the Brother MFCJ6930 is $0 cheaper to run than the HP OfficeJet Pro 7740.
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Better Brand
Brother inkjet printers have an average rating of 89.4%, but HP has an average rating of 59.4%.
2 Reasons For
Colour Printing
The HP OfficeJet Pro 7740 supports colour printing, whereas 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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$220 Cheaper
The HP OfficeJet Pro 7740 costs $249.99, whereas the Brother MFCJ6930 is $470.11.

Reasons Against

Reviews & Awards

Average Expert Rating

Brother MFCJ6930 HP OfficeJet Pro 7740
No reviews found
Best
5 stars
2 reviews
4 stars
2 reviews
3 stars
0 reviews
2 stars
0 reviews
1 star
0 reviews

Average User Rating

Brother MFCJ6930 HP OfficeJet Pro 7740
No reviews found
Best
5 stars
45 reviews
4 stars
27 reviews
3 stars
4 reviews
2 stars
5 reviews
1 star
4 reviews

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 MFCJ6930 HP OfficeJet Pro 7740
Brother

89

89

Based on 2 reviews
HP

59

59

Based on 684 reviews

Date Released

Brother MFCJ6930 HP OfficeJet Pro 7740
29 months old 29 months old

Manufacturer's Warranty

Key Features

Print Speed (colour, Normal Quality, A4/US Letter)

This measures how long it takes the inkjet printer to print a single colour A4 page at normal quality.

A faster print speed means the inkjet printer is more efficient and can manage larger print jobs faster.

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 MFCJ6930
Brother
MFCJ6930
0 trees 0.0022 tonnes CO2 (Best)
HP OfficeJet Pro 7740
HP
OfficeJet Pro
7740
0 trees 0.0028 tonnes CO2

Specification

 
 
 
Printing Brother MFCJ6930 HP OfficeJet Pro 7740
Print Speed (colour, Normal Quality, A4/US Letter) 27ppm
BEST
17ppm
Print Speed (black, Normal Quality, A4/US Letter) 35ppm
BEST
21ppm
 
 
 
Print Technology Brother MFCJ6930 HP OfficeJet Pro 7740
Duplex Print Options
Maximum Duty Cycle 2,000 Pages Per Month
BEST
1,500 Pages Per Month
 
 
 
Input Capacity Brother MFCJ6930 HP OfficeJet Pro 7740
Standard Input Capacity 500 Sheets 500 Sheets
 
 
 
Weight & Dimensions Brother MFCJ6930 HP OfficeJet Pro 7740
Weight 23.6kg 19.5kg
 
 
 
Power Brother MFCJ6930 HP OfficeJet Pro 7740
Typical Power Consumption 29W 37W
 
 
 
Consumables Brother MFCJ6930 HP OfficeJet Pro 7740
Approximate Page Yield (A4, Colour)
EP-Cartridge
 
 
 
System Requirements Brother MFCJ6930 HP OfficeJet Pro 7740
Minimum System Requirements
 
 
 
Scanning Brother MFCJ6930 HP OfficeJet Pro 7740
Scanner Features
 
 
 
Technical Details Brother MFCJ6930 HP OfficeJet Pro 7740
Scan Speed (OCR, A4) Unknown - Click to provide data
Wireless Technology
Bundled Software
Optical Scanning Resolution 1,200 DPI 1,200 DPI

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