Product Comparison: SINGER Futura XL-400 vs Brother PE770


General Specifications
Brand
SINGER
Brother
Model
Futura XL400
PE770
Origin
China
China
About the Product
The Futura XL-400 sewing and embroidery machine has 30 popular built-in sewing stitches with two fully automatic one-step buttonholes and also boasts 125 built-in embroidery designs with five fonts and outline lettering.
Take your embroidery to the next level with this feature-rich, user-friendly embroidery machine! With its expansive, 5" x 7" embroidery field, you'll be able to stitch larger designs appropriate for jackets, bags and home décor items, and have more space to combine and rotate designs, lettering, frames and borders for truly custom, one-of-a-kind creations.
Key Specs
Number of Stitches
30
460
Max. stitch length
7 mm.
Type of Shuttle
Horizontal
Horizontal
Sewing Speed
650 stitches per minute
What customers say about "Key Specs"
SINGER Futura XL-400 Computerized Sewing and Embroidery Machine
  • I got the 30 stitch machine and it is more than enough for what I do.
  • The stitches are perfect and it works fast.
  • Worked very easily and stitching came out beautiful! I was a little concerned because I read negative reviews that the thread breaks often.
  • The machine throws down beautiful stitches and the software is far more reasonable than comps from other brands.
  • The stitching is beautiful and consistent on satin, chiffon, denim, and even laminated cotton.
Brother PE770 Embroidery-only machine
  • Straight out of the box this machine stitches like a dream! The PE770 is much quieter and WAY faster than the Brother pe500 I owned before it.
  • I am THRILLED with it....the stitching is superb...the construction of the machine is impressive....the manuals are informative.
  • I have put in well over 1million stitches already on it, and its still going strong. I have not had it serviced yet and will probably wait til it starts giving me issues. An absolutely wonderful machine that I enjoy using!
  • It stitches very beautiful, it works like a charm. Just have patience, don't give up and figure out what works for you.
  • 650 speed is much faster than my old Bernina--the designs really stitch fast
Size & Weight
Height
13 in.
17.3 in.
Width
22 in.
21.2 in.
Depth
9.5 in.
16.9 in.
Weight
23.8 lbs.
16.3 lbs.
Features
Speed Controller
Speed control slider
Screen button control
Free Arm
Yes
Yes
Locking Stitch Button
No
No
Easy Reverse Button
Yes
No
Thread Tension
Manual
Automatic
Buttonhole Sewing
Automatic
No
Knee Lift
No
No
Adjustments
Drop Feed Lever, Stitch Length, Needle Position, Stitch Width, Start/Stop Button
Start/Stop Button, Needle Position
Included Presser Feet
Embroidery Foot, All Purpose Foot, Zipper Foot, Buttonhole Foot, Blind Hem Foot, Satin Stitch Foot, Button Sewing Foot
Embroidery Foot
Extras
Embroidery Designs Included, Basic Futura software included, USB Cable Connectivity, Multi-Hoop Capability, SwiftSmart™ Threading System, StayBright™ LED Lights, Embroidery Fonts Included, Drop & Sew™ Bobbin System
Built-in embroidery font styles, Large 5" x 7" embroidery area, Easy-to-use, backlit LCD touch screen display, Built-in memory allows you to store your designs in the PE770's memory, Built-in tutorials on the LCD touch screen display, Virtually unlimited stitches with the My Custom Stitch feature
What customers say about "Features"
SINGER Futura XL-400 Computerized Sewing and Embroidery Machine
  • I choose this machine because it's a fairly new model with auto thread, automated features and it doubles as a sewing machine as well as embroidery machine.
  • The software is blah itself so don't purchase it for that feature and expect it to do all Embird does.
  • I love the many features it offers, including multi-hooping and enlarging or modifying designs.
  • It is very easy to figure out and has so many cool features.
  • It requires an additional software purchase to have the auto punch and digitization features. This was my mistake, but luckily I had my own software previously.
Warranty / Certifications
Manufacturer Warranty
1 year(s)
1 year(s)
Certifications
CE
CE
Other Information
Manufacturer
MSRP
599.99 $

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