Janome MC 300E Review In Detail

Janome MC 300E Review In Detail

Janome MC 300E has the quality. It gives you professional results. However the work light could be brighter.

Editor rating

Janome MC 300E comes with 90 built-in embroidery designs. You can import designs from your PC via the ATA PC card. Once you insert the ATA card, you can select the stitch and stitch it out. There are 3 fonts available on the machine. You can do 2 and 3 letter monograms. You can store designs in the machine memory or the card for future use.

The LCD screen of MC 300E is large and backlit. You can combine multiple designs on this machine, with the add function. The maximum embroidery area available is 5.5" x 7.9". Two hoops come included, Large 5.5" x 7.9" and Standard 5" x 4.3". The design size can be changed to 90%, 100%, 110%, 120%. You can also rotate the designs in 45 degree increments. Vertical and horizontal flipping is also possible.

Out of the 90 built-in designs, 10 are for large hoop, 60 for the Standard Hoop and remaining 20 are combination designs. The automatic needle threader, threads the needle without any trouble. The top drop-in bobbin makes placing the bobbin effortless. The Janome MC 300E's motor can deliver 400-650 stitches/min, which keeps it on par with all the competitors.

Ease of Use

LCD touch screen is large and responsive. One thing that will work for MC 300E is its stitch quality, especially with smaller designs where most of its competitors struggled to make a mark. The build quality is top notch, which you normally expect from Janome.


The work light could be brighter.


•    Build quality
•    Stitch quality
•    Large screen


TypeEmbroidery Only
Max Embroidery Area5.5" x 7.9"
Embroidery HoopTwo, Large 5.5" x 7.9" and Standard 5" x 4.3"
Embroidery Speed400-650 Stitches/min
Built-in Embroidery Designs90
Automatic Needle ThreaderYes
Pattern RotationYes, 45 degree increments
Top Drop-in BobbinYes
Stitch SelectionTouch Screen
Embroidery Card SlotATA PC Card
Built-in MemoryYes
Built-in Monogramming FontYes, 3
Work LightYes

Disclaimer: The opinions expressed here are the views of the writer only. Opinions may be subjective.