Brother XR1355 Vs HC1850 Comparison In Detail

Brother XR1355 Vs HC1850 Comparison In Detail


Brother XR1355 and HC1850 belong to the same segment. Both are quality sewing machines for sure. Since these two machines are so closely matched, let us have a close look and see which machine is really worth your hard earned money.

Brother XR1355 Vs HC1850 – Major Feature Differences

Both are computerized sewing machines made for beginners and intermediate sewers. From the outside, they look very similar, except for the color. Brother XR1355 has a cyan kind of color whereas HC1850 comes with a light blue color and dark blue graphics going across. Looks doesn't really matter for a sewing machine, so let us keep that aside. Now let us focus on the feature differences.

You don't need to, because there is no difference at all. We hate to say this, but we have to. There is absolutely no difference in features of these two sewing machines. Both are identical. The only difference is in the weight of the machines. Brother XR1355 is 3.1 lbs lighter than HC1850.

So in this case, after close examination, we can clearly say that both Brother XR1355 and HC1850 are identical in features.

Side by side comparison

FeatureBrother XR1355Brother HC1850
TypeComputerizedComputerized
Built-in Stitches130130
Sewing Start/Stop ButtonYesYes
Speed Control SliderYesYes
Automatic Needle ThreaderYesYes
Buttonhole Styles8 One-step8 One-step
Top Drop-in BobbinYesYes
Stitch SelectionLCD and Push ButtonLCD Display and Push Button
Adjustable Stitch Length & WidthYesYes
Stitch Width7mm7mm
Stitch Length5mm5mm
Programmable Needle Up/DownYesYes
Built-in Monogramming FontYes, 1Yes 1
Adjustable Presser Foot PressureNoNo
Drop FeedYesYes
Free ArmYesYes
Motor Power850 Stitches/min850 stitches/min
On Board StorageYesYes
Work LightYes LEDYes LED
Included FeetButtonhole foot, Overcasting foot, Monogramming foot, Zipper foot, Zigzag foot, Blind stitch foot, Button fitting foot, Spring action quilting footButtonhole foot, Overcasting foot, Monogramming foot, Zipper foot, Zigzag foot, Blind stitch foot, Button fitting foot, Spring action quilting foot
Machine Weight10.1 lbs13.2 lbs
Warranty25 Year Limited25 Year Limited
Extension TableYesYes

Editor comment

There is no real point in comparing their performances as they are identical. However, we would like to point out some general things about the performance of these two machines. Both are extremely user-friendly. Beginners would love the ease of use. Threading is also easy. The stitch quality is very good across different types of fabric.

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