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MFC-420CN

6-in-1 Color Inkjet Multi-Function Center®

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Brother MFC-420CN
Discontinued Model
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Overview
Overview

Designed for the home or home office, the MFC-420cn includes everything you need in one small footprint. From digital camera media card access to an automatic document feeder to quickly and easily fax, scan or copy multiple pages the MFC-420cn includes all the features you need – even an Ethernet interface so you can share it with others on your network.

Conditions
Conditions for the MFC-420CN
"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 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-420cn Supported PC Software Functions
Computer Platform & Operating System Software Functions PC Interface
Windows® 98, 98SE Printing, PC Fax4, Scanning2, Removable Disk5 USB 2.0 Full Speed
Me
2000 Professional
XP
Mac® Operating Systems OS 8.6 Printing, PC Fax Send4 USB 2.0
OS 9.x Printing, PC Fax Send4, Scanning3, Removable Disk5
OS X v. 10.2.4 or greater Printing, PC Fax Send4, Scanning, Removable Disk5
USB is not supported under Windows® 95 or Windows NT 4.0®To download the latest drivers, access www.brother.com 1. Microsoft® Internet Explorer 5 or greater. 2. Maximum 1200 x1200 dpi scanning resolution with Windows® XP (resolutions up to 19,200 x 19,200dpi can be selected using the Brother Scanner Utility). 3. Dedicated "Scan to" key not available for Mac® OS 9.X. 4. PC Fax supports black and white faxing only. 5. Removable disk is a function of the PhotoCapture Center® feature.
  MFC-420cn Minimum System Requirements
Computer Platform & Operating System Processor Speed Minimum RAM Recommended RAM Hard Disk Space (For Drivers)
Windows® 98, 98SE Pentium® II or equivalent 32MB 64MB 90MB
Me 32MB 64MB 90MB
2000 Professional 64MB 128MB 90MB
XP 128MB 256MB 150MB
Mac® Operating Systems OS 8.6 - 9.2 All base models meet minimum requirements 50MB
OS 8.6 - 9.2 All base models meet minimum requirements 64MB 80MB
OS X v. 10.1/ 10.2.1-10.3 or greater All base models meet minimum requirements 128MB 160MB 80MB
*Street pricing may vary