Comparing Brother SE600 and Singer Quantum Stylist 9960

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Consumer Score
In comparison:
Brother SE600 ranks #34 out of 78. Very high levels of customer satisfaction.
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9.0
Great
Consumer Score
In comparison:
Singer Quantum Stylist 9960 ranks #31 out of 78. Very high levels of customer satisfaction.
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9.1
Great
Brother SE600: Buy | Customer Reviews
Singer Quantum Stylist 9960: Buy | Customer Reviews

Experts recommend Singer Quantum Stylist 9960 more than Brother SE600

As of 3 May 2023, experts prefer Singer Quantum Stylist 9960 over Brother SE600, but both Sewing Machines have solid expert endorsements.

As per this month's meta ranking, Singer Quantum Stylist 9960 received 5 recommendations: from The Strategist (23 Feb 2023), Wirecutter (9 Dec 2022) Today (25 Mar 2021) and 2 others. By contrast, Brother SE600 received only 2 recommendations from Crafts Selection (15 Jan 2023) and Good Housekeeping (22 Feb 2023).

Rank Change Price Sewing Machine
Business Insider
marthastewart.com
The Strategist
Wirecutter
Today
Sewing Spot
Crafts Selection
Good Housekeeping
The Spruce
money.com
1
- $467
Singer Quantum Stylist 9960
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-
4
2
5
1
1
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-
-
24
-2 $385
Brother SE600
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-
-
-
-
-
11
10
-
-

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About our ranking methodology

Endorsement summary:

  • On 15 Jan 2023 Crafts Selection ranked Singer Quantum Stylist 9960 as #1 and Brother SE600 as #11
    Rank Sewing Machine Comment
    #1 out of 16 Singer Quantum Stylist 9960
    Best Computerized Sewing Machine
    ... ... ...
    #11 out of 16 Brother SE600
    Best Sewing Machine For Embroidery
    ... ... ...
  • On 22 Feb 2023 Good Housekeeping ranked Brother SE600 as #10
    Rank Sewing Machine Comment
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    #10 out of 12 Brother SE600
    Best Sewing Machine For Embroidery
    ... ... ...
  • On 23 Feb 2023 The Strategist ranked Singer Quantum Stylist 9960 as #4
    Rank Sewing Machine Comment
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    #4 out of 10 Singer Quantum Stylist 9960
    Best all-purpose sewing machine
    ... ... ...
    Source: nymag.com
  • On 9 Dec 2022 Wirecutter ranked Singer Quantum Stylist 9960 as #2
    Rank Sewing Machine Comment
    ... ... ...
    #2 out of 2 Singer Quantum Stylist 9960
    For the ambitious beginner
  • On 25 Mar 2021 Today ranked Singer Quantum Stylist 9960 as #5
    Rank Sewing Machine
    ... ...
    #5 out of 14 Singer Quantum Stylist 9960
    ... ...
  • On 13 Feb 2022 Sewing Spot ranked Singer Quantum Stylist 9960 as #1
    Rank Sewing Machine Comment
    #1 out of 10 Singer Quantum Stylist 9960
    Editors Top Choice
    ... ... ...

After counting and adding up the 95 expert endorsements of the May rankings, Singer Quantum Stylist 9960 outranks Brother SE600. This is not to say that Brother SE600 is a bad option. Like Singer Quantum Stylist 9960, it is recommended by experts, but less.

Customers like Singer Quantum Stylist 9960 and Brother SE600 about the same

At ReviewFinder we prefer to focus on professional product reviews, because customer reviews can be disproportionately affected by unrelated factors such as delivery, specific seller listing problems, and, of course, fake reviews. With that said, below is the summary of consumer sentiment.

Brother SE600
Singer Quantum Stylist 9960
Consumer score (CS) is a normalized computed representation of customers' sentiment towards a product.
CS of 10 is similar to a 4.8 star review, CS of 0 is similar to a 2 star review.

Both Singer Quantum Stylist 9960 and Brother SE600 have very similar great customer reviews.

As can be seen in the chart above, median best-selling sewing machine receives a consumer score of 8.7 (great). Both Brother SE600 and Singer Quantum Stylist 9960 receive customer reviews that average out above that median threshold.

Brother SE600
In comparison:
Brother SE600 ranks #34 out of 78. Very high levels of customer satisfaction.
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9.0
Great
Singer Quantum Stylist 9960
In comparison:
Singer Quantum Stylist 9960 ranks #31 out of 78. Very high levels of customer satisfaction.
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9.1
Great
Median best-selling Sewing Machine
In comparison:
Brother Embroidery PE535 ranks #40 out of 78. Very high levels of customer satisfaction.
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8.7
Great





Singer Quantum Stylist 9960 is more popular than Brother SE600

It's fairly safe to say that Singer Quantum Stylist 9960 is a more popular sewing machine than Brother SE600, based on its 7,000+ reviews. Popularity is determined based on product sales. Note that older and cheaper products tend to sell more.


To consider

Customers who view Brother SE600 and Singer Quantum Stylist 9960 often consider Brother XR9550PRW, a pricier option with better reviews.
Table: Top compared alternatives for Brother SE600 and Singer Quantum Stylist 9960
Brother XR9550PRW $391
In comparison:
Brother XR9550PRW ranks #2 out of 78. Very high levels of customer satisfaction.
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9.7
Amazing
2 expert recommendations Better Reviews
Bernette 05 Academy $399
In comparison:
Bernette 05 Academy ranks #61 out of 78.
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7.3
Good
2 expert recommendations
Janome HD3000 $420
In comparison:
Janome HD3000 ranks #42 out of 78. Very high levels of customer satisfaction.
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8.7
Great
2 expert recommendations
Juki TL-2000Qi $678
In comparison:
Juki TL-2000Qi ranks #21 out of 78. Very high levels of customer satisfaction.
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9.3
Amazing
2 expert recommendations Better Reviews
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Critic Consensus Common points from expert reviews summarized.
As can be seen below, Singer Quantum Stylist 9960 outranks Brother SE600 by 23 positions. This indicates that, as of 3 May 2023, Singer Quantum Stylist 9960 is more critically acclaimed than Brother SE600.
Rank Change Price Sewing Machine
Business Insider
marthastewart.com
The Strategist
Wirecutter
Today
Sewing Spot
Crafts Selection
Good Housekeeping
The Spruce
money.com
1
- $467
Singer Quantum Stylist 9960
-
-
4
2
5
1
1
-
-
-
2
- $220
Brother CS7000X
1
-
-
1
-
-
-
3
-
-
3
- $229
Singer Stylist 7258
-
-
-
-
-
7
4
-
1
-
4
- $148
Brother XM2701
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8
-
-
-
4
6
-
8
-
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Expert Reviews There are people on the Internet whose job is to review products. Below are their opinions.

Expert reviews [21]

94
Total expert reviews: 21
  • with a score: 3
  • without a score: 18
Highest score by onlinesewingmachine.com
97
Average score based on 21 reviews
94
Lowest score by SewingYourStyle
92

Score distribution:

80-100
60-80
40-60
20-40
0-20

Expert reviews [25]

84
Total expert reviews: 25
  • with a score: 8
  • without a score: 17
Highest score by SewingYourStyle
97
Average score based on 25 reviews
84
Lowest score by TopTenReviews
56

Score distribution:

80-100
60-80
40-60
20-40
0-20
Brother SE600: Buy | Customer Reviews
Singer Quantum Stylist 9960: Buy | Customer Reviews
From Seller:
  • 80 Built-in designs: The SE600 comes with 80 built-in designs and 6 embroidery lettering fonts for personalizing your projects
  • Automatic needle threader and drop-in top bobbin: This sewing and embroidery combo machine includes an automatic needle threader that perfectly pushes the thread through the needle and a convenient, jam resistant drop-in top bobbin
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From Seller:
  • SINGER COMPUTERIZED SEWING MACHINE: The SINGER Quantum Stylist 9960 portable sewing machine has loads of ease-of-use features to allow you to fulfill your creative dreams Has a large selection of stitches including basic, stretch and decorative stitches for fashion sewing, quilting, home decor and crafting There’s even a selection of fonts to personalize projects
  • Read more
Video Reviews Most popular unboxing/review videos.
No video reviews linked yet for Brother SE600.
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From Manufacturer Manufacturer-provided product description, urls and documents.
EAN Numbers: 0012502649823
UPC Numbers: 012502649823
Model Numbers: SE600
EAN Numbers: 0037431883049, 0037431884893, 0045473133510, 0046959391066, 0132018336144, 0151903016718, 0191120029320, 0326444540910, 0611104764479, 0686034653148, 0745449871957, 0759005352378, 0798804946128, 0801947374489, 0881110010420, 0956263178881, 0971475451164
UPC Numbers: 037431883049, 037431884893, 045473133510, 046959391066, 132018336144, 151903016718, 191120029320, 326444540910, 611104764479, 686034653148, 745449871957, 759005352378, 798804946128, 801947374489, 881110010420, 956263178881, 971475451164
Brother SE600: Buy | Customer Reviews
Singer Quantum Stylist 9960: Buy | Customer Reviews
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Brother SE600 is a very popular and one of the more expensive options. It's in the top 3 bestselling sewing machines and has many popular alternatives in the same price range, such as Brother XR9550PRW or Juki MO654DE .

Brother SE600 is $156.50 more expensive than an average sewing machine ($229).

Singer Quantum Stylist 9960 is a very popular and one of the more expensive options. It's in the top 3 bestselling sewing machines and has a couple of popular alternatives in the same price range, such as Husqvarna Viking Jade 20 or Brother 2340CV .

Singer Quantum Stylist 9960 is $238.44 more expensive than an average sewing machine ($229).

Brother SE600: Buy | Customer Reviews
Singer Quantum Stylist 9960: Buy | Customer Reviews

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