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MFC-240C

Color Inkjet All-in-One with Fax

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Overview
Overview

The MFC-240c is perfect for the price conscious consumer. It offers high quality printing and stand-alone faxing. It is the perfect companion to your digital camera with the media card slots and PictBridge compatibility.

Main Features
  • Fast color printing. Speeds up to 25ppm black and 20ppm color.‡
  • Print rich, vibrant borderless photos. Resolutions up to 6000 x 1200 dpi and a minimum droplet size of 1.5 picoliters shows the fine details of your photographs.
  • Send and receive faxes. The built-in 14.4Kbps fax/modem allows black and white or color faxing without a computer.
  • Automatic document feeder. Holds up to 10 pages for unattended fax, scan or copy of multi-page documents.
  • Media card slots and Pictbridge interface. Print photos directly from your digital camera’s media card or from your PictBridge-enabled camera – without a computer.
  • 4-cartridge ink system. With separate cartridges for each ink color, you only need to replace the color that's empty.
Conditions
Conditions for the MFC-240C
"In-box" Consumables/Yield‡
Approx. ink yield based on letter paper size at 5% page coverage. Yields may vary with conditions and use.
Distinctive Ring Detection Ready‡
Check with local phone company for service availability.
Best Transmission Speed (sec)‡
Based on Brother #1 chart with highest available coding method and standard resolution.
Borderless Printing
Borderless printing is available for Letter, 4"x6", 5"x8", 5"x7", A4, A6, 3.9"x5.8" and 5.8"x7.8" paper sizes.
Broadcasting (# of locations)
B&W only.
Call Waiting/ Caller ID/ Distinctive Ring Ready‡
Check with local phone company for service availability.
Caller ID Ready‡
Check with local phone company for service availability.
Fax Page Memory‡
Based on Brother #1 Chart at standard resolution with MMR compression
Max. Black Print Speed (ppm)
Max. Color Print Speed (ppm)
Max. Print Resolution (dpi)‡
Resolutions are listed vertical by horizontal dpi.
Maximum Monthly Duty Cycle‡
Maximum number of printed pages per month and can be used to compare designed durability between like Brother products. For maximum printer life, it is best to choose a printer with a duty cycle that far exceeds your print requirements.
Media Drive Compatibility
Media Cards and USB Flash Drive not included.
Optional Interface(s)
Additional purchase required.
Optional Paper Capacity (sheets)
Maximum capacity based on using 20 lb. (bond) paper. Additional purchase required.
Quick Scan (Memory Transmission)‡
Using Brother #1 Chart at standard resolution and highest compression mode.
Standard Input Paper Capacity (sheets)‡
Maximum capacity based on using 20 lb (bond) paper.
Standard Interface(s)
Cable(s) not included.
System Requirements
  MFC-240C Supported PC Software Functions
Computer Platform & Operating System Supported Functions Interface
Windows®1 Windows® 98, 98SE Printing, Scanning, Removable Disk2, PC Fax Send4 USB
Windows® Me USB
Windows® 2000 Professional USB
Windows® XP HomeWindows® XP Professional USB
Windows® XP Professional x64 Edition USB
Windows Vista® USB
Mac® Mac OS X 10.2.4 or greater Printing, Scanning, Removable Disk2, PC Fax Send4 USB3
 
  MFC-240C Minimum System Requirements
Computer Platform & Operating System Processor Speed Minimum RAM Recommended RAM Available Hard Disk Space for Drivers Available Hard Disk Space for Applications
Windows®1 Windows® 98, 98SE Intel® Pentium®II or equivalent 32MB 128MB 120MB 130MB
Windows® Me 32MB 128MB 120MB 130MB
Windows® 2000 Professional 64MB 256MB 120MB 130MB
Windows® XP Home Windows® XP Professional 128MB 256MB 170MB 220MB
Windows® XP Professional x64 Edition AMD Opteron™ AMD Athlon™ 64 Intel® Xeon with Intel® EM64T Intel® Pentium® 4 with Intel® EM64T 256MB 512MB 170MB 220MB
Windows Vista® Intel® Pentium® 4 or equivalent 64-bit supported CPU 512MB 1GB 500MB 500MB
Mac® Mac OS X 10.2.4 or greater PowerPC G3/G4/G5 Intel Core Solo/Duo 350MHz 128MB 256MB 80MB 200MB
  1. Microsoft® Internet Explorer 5 or greater.
  2. Removable disk is a function of PhotoCapture Center®.
  3. Third party USB ports are not supported.
  4. PC Fax supports black and white faxing only.
*Street pricing may vary