TechRadar pro IT insights for business. In order to best assist you, please use one of the channels below to contact the Brother support team. It’s not something you’re going to look lovingly at all day, but it’s neat enough and the darker plastics make it look more attractive than its bigger Brothers. This desk-friendly, compact laser printer with an up to sheet capacity tray connects with ease to your computer via the Hi-Speed USB 2. A truly cost-effective Mono Laser printer, that’s perfect for Small Office use. David is also an expert in imaging technologies including printers, moni Maximum number of printed pages per month and can be used to compare designed durability between like Brother products.
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Solid blocks of black were reproduced well enough too — up close you’ll see some imperfections and as with text the toner saving mode makes solid blacks a little light, but it’s good enough for everyday document production. Also it works fine with my USB Netgear print server.
This should easily be enough for even heavy-duty use by personal printer standards. That’s good if, like us, you work in a small office where even a slight humming noise can annoy — the Brother only makes a sound when it’s doing something.
Printers are intended to handle occasional usage beyond this range with little or no effect. My old printer, also a Brother, was getting to the end of its useful life, and I was very pleased to find a reasonably-priced brothfr. Features and Specifications General.
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The software with the brither is simple enough to install from the CD provided, it allows you to change the printer settings via the desktop menu. The print driver is very clear with easy to change settings.
It is easy and quick to set up, with good support for Linux OS. Free online, call or live chat support for the life of your product. Speed isn’t everything, of course, but the Brother’s print quality was impressive too.
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It’s a little more noisy than my previous laser printer but it’s much quicker to chuck out the first sheet. It has a very compact hl230d and print quality is excellent. Consistently printing above the recommended print volume, however, may adversely affect the print quality or life of the machine.
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For maximum printer life, it is best to choose a printer with a duty cycle that far exceeds your print requirements. Brother claims speeds of up to 26ppm — in our tests, using default settings and text-only documents, we consistently achieved 25ppm. At your side support.
My only negative comment is that the paper drawer feels a bit flimsy. Excellent paper handling for personal use. David is also an expert in imaging technologies including printers, moni The toner is a separate that means it can be changed without having to change the drum.
I would prefer it to stay on, or at least wake up from sleep when I send a print command. I like the toner save mode which is easy to set as the default.
This website is using cookies. Print up to 27 pages per minute. Find a local store. You can certainly print recognizable images brotuer photos on brotther, for example, but don’t plan on using the printer for anything more demanding than that.
Contact Support In order to best assist you, please use one of the channels below to contact the Brother support team. Despite the small form, however, it delivers a level of paper handling that would be suitable for sharing.
Text was crisp and clear, if a little light when toner save mode was selected, and graphics were reproduced well without obvious artefacts or banding. Duplexer for two-sided printing.
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