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Brother MFCJ6930vsHP OfficeJet Pro 7740

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
HP OfficeJet Pro 7740

40

Overall Score

40

Overall Score
Our Verdict:
An inferior value for money and average spec 4800 x 1200 DPI inkjet printer, with satisfactory running costs
21
Value for Money
Poor
57
Features
Average Features
35
Running Costs
$0 Over 5 Years
40
Overall Score
Mediocre
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

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
HP OfficeJet Pro 7740

40

Overall Score

40

Overall Score
Our Verdict:
An inferior value for money and average spec 4800 x 1200 DPI inkjet printer, with satisfactory running costs
21
Value for Money
Poor
57
Features
Average Features
35
Running Costs
$0 Over 5 Years
40
Overall Score
Mediocre
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

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Brother MFCJ6930 HP OfficeJet Pro 7740
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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 45.5%.
1 Reason 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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Reasons Against

Brother MFCJ6930 HP OfficeJet Pro 7740
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Date Released

Brother MFCJ6930 HP OfficeJet Pro 7740
27 months old 27 months old

Manufacturer's Warranty

Brother MFCJ6930 HP OfficeJet Pro 7740
1 year 1 year

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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