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Main Features

Print- Scan- Copy- Fax | Duplex (Double-Sided) Print | Networking (Wired/Wireless) | Ink Benefit Cartridges
| Brother’s Apps | PC Fax | Direct Photo Print



Technology Inkjet
Memory 128MB
Display 2.7″ Touchscreen Colour LCD* with Touch Sensitive Controls
Interface Hi-Speed USB 2.0, USB Direct Print, PictBridgeâ„¢, Media Cards, LAN, Wireless


Print Speed Up to 35 (Monochrome) / 27 (Colour) ppm (Based on Fast Mode) Up to 22 (Monochrome) / 20 (Colour) ppm (Based on ISO/IEC 24734*)
Print Resolution  Up to 1,200 x 6,000 dpi (Horizontal x Vertical)
Duplex (2-sided) Print Automatic 2-sided print up to A3/LGR*, *Automatic 2-sided printing requires 3mm top/bottom/left/right minimum default margins.
Ink Save Mode Yes


Scanning Capability Colour & Monochrome
Optical Scanning Resolution Up to 1,200 x 2,400 dpi
Interpolated Scanning Resolution Up to 19,200 x 19,200 dpi
Scan to Feature Network, FTP, E-mail, Image, File, E-Mail Server, Media Cards, USB Flash Memory Drive, Optical Character Recognition


Enlargement / Reduction 25% – 400% in 1% increments
Copy Resolution Print: Max. 1200×2400 dpi Scan: Max. 1200×1200 dpi
Copy Speed Up to 12 (Monochrome) / 9 (Colour) cpm (Based on ISO/IEC 24735)
N-in-1 Function Compress 2 or 4 pages onto a single sheet (including ID Copy)


Modem Speed 33.6 Kbps Super G3
Transmission Speed Approximately 3 seconds
Fax/Tel Switch Automatic recognition of fax and telephone reception
Speed Dials Up to 40 locations
Group Dials 100×2 numbers + 50 locations
Auto Reduction Yes
Memory Transmission Up to 200 pages
Fax Forwarding Yes (B&W Only)
Fax Retrieval Yes (B&W Only)
Out-of-Paper Reception Up to 200 pages
Dual Access  Yes (B&W Only)

PC Fax

Sending Yes
Receiving Yes (Windows only)


Protocols  ARP, RARP, BOOTP, DHCP, APIPA(Auto IP), WINS/NetBIOS name resolution, DNS Resolver, mDNS, LLMNR responder, LPR/LPD, Custom Raw Port/Port9100, IPP, FTP Client and Server, SNMPv1/v2c, TFTP server, SMTP Client, APOP, POP before SMTP, SMTP-AUTH, ICMP, Web Services (Print/Scan), CIFS Client, SNTP Client

Paper Handling

Paper Input (Standard Tray) Up to 250 sheets
Multi-Purpose Tray / Manual Slot Single sheet rear bypass tray
Automatic Document Feed (ADF) Up to 35-sheets
Paper Handling Sizes A4, A5, A3, A6, Folio, Exe, LTR, LGL, Photo 4X6″ (102X152mm), Index Card (127x203mm), Photo-2L (127x178mm), C5 Envelope, Com-10, DL Envelope, Monarch, Photo-L (89x127mm), LGR Monarch
Paper Output Up to 50 sheets

Additional Features

Poster Printing Yes
Copy Enhancement Yes
Watermark Printing Yes
Booklet Enhancement Yes
Secure Function Lock Yes


Printer Driver (Windows)   Windows XP / XP x64 / Vista / 7 / 8 Win Server 2003/2003 R2 / Server 2008 / Server 2008 R2/ Server 2012
Printer Driver (Macintosh)  Mac OS X v10.6.x/ 10.7.x/ 10.8.x
Network Management Tool Brother original Windows utility for printer and print server management, BRAdmin Light – Printer and print server management operates under Windows and Macintosh, Driver Deployment Wizard – Drivers with customized settings can be installed by the user with the click of a mouse button rather than someone in IT having to manually configure every PC in the office