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Brother MFCJ6930vsHP Officejet Pro 8740

Brother MFCJ6930

68

Kagoo Score

68

Kagoo Score
Our Verdict:
A good spec but only ok value for money 27ppm print speed (colour, normal quality, A4/US Le inkjet
76
Features
Good Features
56
Value for Money
Average
68
Kagoo Score
Good
27ppm 4800 X 1200 DPI Yes 35ppm Sep 2015
Print Speed (Colour) Maximum Resolution Wi-Fi Print Speed (Black) Release Date
Print Speed (Colour) 27ppm
Maximum Resolution 4800 X 1200 DPI
Wi-Fi Yes
Print Speed (Black) 35ppm
Release Date Sep 2015
HP Officejet Pro 8740

87

Kagoo Score

87

Kagoo Score

HP Officejet Pro 8740

$160.00
$299.94
Our Verdict:
A low cost and award winning 1200 x 1200 DPI inkjet printer, with great features and one of the fastest print speeds (colour) around
95
Reviews
93 Reviews + 1 Award
83
Features
Fully-Featured
82
Popularity
Widely Available
96
Value for Money
Excellent
87
Kagoo Score
Excellent
36ppm 1200 X 1200 DPI Yes 36ppm Sep 2015
Print Speed (Colour) Maximum Resolution Wi-Fi Print Speed (Black) Release Date
Print Speed (Colour) 36ppm
Maximum Resolution 1200 X 1200 DPI
Wi-Fi Yes
Print Speed (Black) 36ppm
Release Date Sep 2015
Brother MFCJ6930

68

Kagoo Score

68

Kagoo Score
Our Verdict:
A good spec but only ok value for money 27ppm print speed (colour, normal quality, A4/US Le inkjet
76
Features
Good Features
56
Value for Money
Average
68
Kagoo Score
Good
27ppm 4800 X 1200 DPI Yes 35ppm Sep 2015
Print Speed (Colour) Maximum Resolution Wi-Fi Print Speed (Black) Release Date
Print Speed (Colour) 27ppm
Maximum Resolution 4800 X 1200 DPI
Wi-Fi Yes
Print Speed (Black) 35ppm
Release Date Sep 2015
HP Officejet Pro 8740

87

Kagoo Score

87

Kagoo Score

HP Officejet Pro 8740

$160.00
$299.94
Our Verdict:
A low cost and award winning 1200 x 1200 DPI inkjet printer, with great features and one of the fastest print speeds (colour) around
95
Reviews
93 Reviews + 1 Award
83
Features
Fully-Featured
82
Popularity
Widely Available
96
Value for Money
Excellent
87
Kagoo Score
Excellent
36ppm 1200 X 1200 DPI Yes 36ppm Sep 2015
Print Speed (Colour) Maximum Resolution Wi-Fi Print Speed (Black) Release Date
Print Speed (Colour) 36ppm
Maximum Resolution 1200 X 1200 DPI
Wi-Fi Yes
Print Speed (Black) 36ppm
Release Date Sep 2015

Top Prices

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Reasons For

Brother MFCJ6930 HP Officejet Pro 8740
1 Reason For
One Year Longer Manufacturer's Guarantee
The manufacturer's guarantee provided with the Brother MFCJ6930 is one year, but it is zero years for the HP Officejet Pro 8740.
3 Reasons For
$167 Cheaper
The HP Officejet Pro 8740 costs $160.00, whereas the Brother MFCJ6930 is $326.98.
More Shops Are Selling it
The more retailers stock this inkjet printer, the greater competition amongst retailers to keep prices low.
Better Brand
HP inkjet printers have an average rating of 88.3%, however Brother has an average rating of 86.6%.

Reviews & Awards

Awards

Brother MFCJ6930 HP Officejet Pro 8740
No awards found
1 Award
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Average Expert Rating

Brother MFCJ6930 HP Officejet Pro 8740
No reviews found
Best
5 stars
2 reviews
4 stars
3 reviews
3 stars
0 reviews
2 stars
0 reviews
1 star
0 reviews

Average User Rating

Brother MFCJ6930 HP Officejet Pro 8740
No reviews found
Best
5 stars
55 reviews
4 stars
18 reviews
3 stars
8 reviews
2 stars
3 reviews
1 star
6 reviews

Average Brand Rating

HP has a better average brand rating than Brother. The average brand rating for HP is 88.32% based on 5,201 reviews, where as the average brand rating for Brother is 86.6% based on 10 reviews.
Brother MFCJ6930 HP Officejet Pro 8740
Brother

87

87

Based on 10 reviews
HP

88

88

Based on 5,201 reviews

Date Released

Brother MFCJ6930 HP Officejet Pro 8740
36 months old 36 months old

Manufacturer's Warranty

Key Features

Print Speed (colour)

'Print Speed' 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)

'Print Speed' 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.

Specification

 
 
 
Key Features Brother MFCJ6930 HP Officejet Pro 8740
Print Speed (Colour) 27ppm 36ppm
BEST
 
 
 
Printing Brother MFCJ6930 HP Officejet Pro 8740
Time to First Page (Colour, Normal) Unknown - Click to provide data 11s
Time to First Page (Black, Normal) Unknown - Click to provide data 10s
Print Speed (Black) 35ppm 36ppm
BEST
 
 
 
Print Technology Brother MFCJ6930 HP Officejet Pro 8740
Duplex Print Options Automatic Yes
Maximum Duty Cycle 2,000 Pages Per Month 30,000 Pages Per Month
BEST
Colour Depth Unknown - Click to provide data 24 Bit
 
 
 
Memory Brother MFCJ6930 HP Officejet Pro 8740
Maximum Internal Memory Unknown - Click to provide data 512MB
Internal Memory Unknown - Click to provide data 512MB
 
 
 
Input Capacity Brother MFCJ6930 HP Officejet Pro 8740
Auto Document Feeder (ADF) Input Capacity Unknown - Click to provide data 50 Sheets
Maximum Input Capacity Unknown - Click to provide data 500 Sheets
Standard Input Capacity 500 Sheets 500 Sheets
 
 
 
Output Capacity Brother MFCJ6930 HP Officejet Pro 8740
Standard Output Capacity Unknown - Click to provide data 150 Sheets
 
 
 
Paper Handling Brother MFCJ6930 HP Officejet Pro 8740
Recommended Media Weight Unknown - Click to provide data 60g/m²
Standard Media Sizes Unknown - Click to provide data ANSI A (Letter) (216 X 279 Mm), Legal (216 X 356 Mm), A4 (210 X 297 Mm), 76 X 127 Mm
Maximum Print Size
Legal
 Legal
Legal
 Legal
 
 
 
Sound Emission Brother MFCJ6930 HP Officejet Pro 8740
Noise Level Unknown - Click to provide data 59dB
 
 
 
Weight & Dimensions Brother MFCJ6930 HP Officejet Pro 8740
Weight 23.6kg 18.4kg
Height Unknown - Click to provide data 411mm
Depth Unknown - Click to provide data 531mm
Width Unknown - Click to provide data 550mm
 
 
 
Power Brother MFCJ6930 HP Officejet Pro 8740
Power Consumption (Standby) Unknown - Click to provide data 7.2W
Typical Power Consumption 29W 35W
 
 
 
Operational Conditions Brother MFCJ6930 HP Officejet Pro 8740
Operating Relative Humidity (H-H) Unknown - Click to provide data 20%
Operating Temperature (T-T) Unknown - Click to provide data 32°C
 
 
 
Consumables Brother MFCJ6930 HP Officejet Pro 8740
Approximate Page Yield (A4, Colour) Unknown - Click to provide data
EP-Cartridge Black: LC3217 - Colour: LC3217 - Black XL: LC3219XL - Colour XL: LC3219XL Unknown - Click to provide data
 
 
 
System Requirements Brother MFCJ6930 HP Officejet Pro 8740
Compatible Operating Systems Unknown - Click to provide data Apple Mac OS X 10.8, Apple Mac OS X 10.9, MS Windows 7 (32|64 Bits), Apple Mac OS X 10.10, MS Windows XP 32-Bit Edition SP3 or Later, Windows 8 (32|64-Bits), Windows 8.1 (32|64-Bits), Windows 10 (32|64-Bits), MS Windows Vista 32-Bit Edition
Minimum System Requirements Windows 2008 or Later - Mac OS X V10.9.5 or Later - Linux CUPS Unknown - Click to provide data
 
 
 
Scanning Brother MFCJ6930 HP Officejet Pro 8740
Scanner Features Dual CIS Unknown - Click to provide data
 
 
 
Display Brother MFCJ6930 HP Officejet Pro 8740
Display Diagonal Unknown - Click to provide data 4.3"
 
 
 
Packaging Content Brother MFCJ6930 HP Officejet Pro 8740
Bundled Software Driver Software Drivers & Utilities, I.R.I.S. OCR, HP Participation Study
 
 
 
Technical Details Brother MFCJ6930 HP Officejet Pro 8740
Fax Resolution Fine Mode (Colour) Unknown - Click to provide data 203 X 196 Dpi
Image Scaling/enlargement Range Unknown - Click to provide data 400%
Colour Management Unknown - Click to provide data SRGB, Adobe RGB
Scan Speed (OCR, A4) 18 Ipm Unknown - Click to provide data
Wireless Technology WiFi - NFC - Apple AirPrint - Google Cloud Print Unknown - Click to provide data
Copy Resolution (Black Text) Unknown - Click to provide data Up to 600 Dpi (Mono) / Up to 600 Dpi (Colour)
Type Unknown - Click to provide data Fax | Copier | Printer | Scanner
Interface Unknown - Click to provide data 2 X Modem - RJ-11 1 X LAN - RJ-45 1 X USB 2.0 - 4 Pin USB Type B 1 X USB Host - 4 Pin USB Type A
Media Types Supported Unknown - Click to provide data Plain Paper, Photo Paper, Thick Paper, Card Stock, Glossy Paper, Matte Paper
Copy Speed (Normal Quality, Black, A4) Unknown - Click to provide data Up to 37 Ppm (Mono) / Up to 37 Ppm (Colour)
Optical Scanning Resolution 1,200 DPI Unknown - Click to provide data

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