Comparing Juki DDL-5550 and Juki DDL-8700

Lowest price found: $1349 Show listings
Lowest price found: $948.38 Show listings
Consumer Score
In comparison:
Juki DDL-5550 ranks #12 out of 12.
Go to rankings
5.7
Average
Consumer Score
In comparison:
Juki DDL-8700 ranks #1 out of 12. It is in the top 10%.
Go to rankings
9.6
Amazing
Juki DDL-5550: Buy | Customer Reviews
Juki DDL-8700: Buy | Customer Reviews

Customers like Juki DDL-8700 way more

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.

Juki DDL-5550
Juki DDL-8700
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.

Juki DDL-8700, the cheaper option, tends to get more favorable reviews than Juki DDL-5550.

As can be seen in the chart above, median best-selling industrial sewing machine receives a consumer score of 7.0 (good). Juki DDL-8700 ranks higher than that and Juki DDL-5550 ranks lower than that.

Juki DDL-5550
In comparison:
Juki DDL-5550 ranks #12 out of 12.
Go to rankings
5.7
Average
Juki DDL-8700
In comparison:
Juki DDL-8700 ranks #1 out of 12. It is in the top 10%.
Go to rankings
9.6
Amazing
Median best-selling Industrial Sewing Machine
In comparison:
Janome HD1000 ranks #7 out of 12.
Go to rankings
7.0
Good





Juki DDL-8700 is more popular than Juki DDL-5550

It's fairly safe to say that Juki DDL-8700 is a more popular industrial sewing machine than Juki DDL-5550, based on its 20+ reviews. Popularity is determined based on product sales. Note that older and cheaper products tend to sell more.


To consider

Customers who view Juki DDL-5550 and DDL-8700 often consider Juki DU-1181, a pricier option.
Table: Top compared alternatives for Juki DDL-5550 and DDL-8700
Juki DU-1181 $1245
In comparison:
Juki DU-1181 ranks #10 out of 12.
Go to rankings
6.5
Average
Juki DU-1181N $1245
In comparison:
Juki DU-1181N ranks #9 out of 12.
Go to rankings
6.5
Average
Juki DDL-8700 $948
In comparison:
Juki DDL-8700 ranks #1 out of 12. It is in the top 10%.
Go to rankings
9.6
Amazing
Brother PQ1500SL $800
In comparison:
Brother PQ1500SL ranks #2 out of 12. It is in the top 10%.
Go to rankings
9.5
Amazing
Cheaper More Popular
Find the best industrial sewing machine in Industrial Sewing Machine Finder
Expert Reviews There are people on the Internet whose job is to review products. Below are their opinions.
No expert reviews linked yet for Juki DDL-5550.

Expert reviews [12]

84
Total expert reviews: 12
  • with a score: 2
  • without a score: 10
Highest score by HouseofMeggs
86
Average score based on 12 reviews
84
Lowest score by Sew Orbit
83

Score distribution:

80-100
60-80
40-60
20-40
0-20
From Seller:
  • Max. Sewing Speed: 5500 stitches/minute
  • Max. Stitch Length: 5mm
  • Unit dimensions (LxWxH): 48 inches by 20 inches by 48 inches
  • Needle: DB X 1, sizes 9-18
  • 110V with industrial clutch motor
  • Read more
From Seller:
  • Max. Sewing Speed: 5500 stitches/minute
  • Max. Stitch Length: 5mm
  • Unit dimensions (LxWxH): 48 inches by 20 inches by 48 inches
  • Needle: DB X 1, sizes 9-18
  • 110V with industrial clutch motor
  • Read more
Juki DDL-5550: Buy | Customer Reviews
Juki DDL-8700: Buy | Customer Reviews
From Manufacturer Manufacturer-provided product description, urls and documents.
No manufacturer information linked for Juki DDL-5550.
Loading price comparison chart...

Juki DDL-5550 is a very popular option in the middle of the industrial sewing machines price range. It's in the top 3 bestselling industrial sewing machines and has a couple of popular alternatives in the same price range, such as Juki SL718-2 or Juki MO-6716S .

Juki DDL-5550 is $104 more expensive than the average industrial sewing machine ($1245).

Juki DDL-8700 is a very popular option in the middle of the industrial sewing machines price range. It's in the top 3 bestselling industrial sewing machines and has many popular alternatives in the same price range, such as Yamata FY5318 or Juki DDL8700 .

Juki DDL-8700 is $296.62 less expensive than an average industrial sewing machine ($1245).

Juki DDL-5550: Buy | Customer Reviews
Juki DDL-8700: Buy | Customer Reviews

You might also like:

High-rated Industrial Sewing Machines in a similar price range.

This website displays data from third party public sources. The data presented is for information purposes only. We can't guarantee correctness and completeness of all the data presented here, and therefore will not accept liability for any issues arising from usage of this data. All Trademarks and Copyrights belong to their respective owners. ReviewFinder is reader-supported - if you click on a link on ReviewFinder and make a purchase, we earn a commission at no extra cost to you.


Copyright © 2022