Brother certainly makes a lot of very respectable work-friendly all-in-one printers, but the J885DW isn't one of them.
If you only have $100 to spend on a multifunction inkjet printer for the office, you'll have a hard time finding a faster performer with ink refills as cheap as the Brother MFC-J470DW.
Despite its photo printing shortcomings, the Brother HL-3170CDW is a capable color laser printer that meets all the major requirements for a small office workgroup.
The Brother MFC-J4510DW all-in-one printer leads with a stylishly compact chassis and its Web-connectivity rounds out an impressive list of useful features for small offices.
The Brother MFC-7860DW and its autodocument feeder, wireless connectivity, and simple installation make it an apt match for small businesses with moderate printing needs.
The Brother HL-5380DN laser printer offers a small size and fast print-outs that will endear it to many home office users. Print results can look a little light on the page compared to its competitors, but not excessively so, and the speed and low running costs make up for it.
The Brother MFC-J825DW packs in plenty of features and produces printed documents speedily, but it's marred by below-par print quality across text, graphics and photos.
The Brother DCP-J525W is fast but its print quality suffers as a result. Colours lack vibrancy and text isn't as clean as it should be.
The Brother MFC-J430W delivers printed pages at a speedy pace and is easy to set up and use. However, its print quality just isn't as good as what you'll get from rival models at a similar price.
Brother's DCP-J725DW is one of the faster multifunction models around and also boasts low running costs. But its print quality for both text and photos lags behind its rivals.
Its print quality could be better, but the DCP-J925DW still offers good value for money thanks to its fast printing speed and great line-up of features.
The Brother MFC-J625DW offers many features for very little outlay, yet also prints at a rapid pace. Its print quality isn't quite as good as that of similarly priced machines from HP and Canon, though.
The Brother HL-2240 may not be big on features, but this budget monochrome laser impresses with its crisp text output and reasonable running costs.
For such an affordable colour laser printer, the Brother HL-4140CN offers impressive print quality and isn't too expensive to run in the long term. It's a sensible option for those who need a fast colour printer for their home office.
The Brother DCP-7070DW multi-function, monochrome laser printer produces good-quality text at a fair lick, and it's economical to run over the long term. But its graphics output isn't as clean as it could be, and you can buy rival machines with more features for a similar price.
The Brother DCP-7055 multi-function, monochrome laser printer is inexpensive, easy to use and produces good-quality text output. But its relatively high running costs and less-than-impressive graphics results are disappointing.
The Brother HL-2130's graphics performance could be slightly better, and it's not the cheapest monochrome laser printer in terms of running costs. But its crisp text, small size and low price mean it's still worth a gander.
The Brother HL-2250DN monochrome laser printer may not offer the cheapest running costs on the market, but it's competitively priced, doesn't take up much space, and produces good results at a decent speed.