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MFC-7240

Compact Laser All-in-One

Estimated Street Price: $199.99*

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Overview

Compact Monochrome Laser All-in-One for your Desktop or Small Office

The Brother™ MFC-7240 is an affordable laser all-in-one that combines fast, high-quality monochrome printing and copying, as well as scanning and faxing into one space-saving design. It offers flexible paper handling via an adjustable, 250-sheet capacity tray for letter or legal-size paper. Plus, a 20-page capacity automatic document feeder allows you to copy, scan or fax multi-page documents quickly and easily. Its advanced scanning capabilities allow you to scan documents to an E-mail, file, image, or OCR. Additionally, it offers a high-yield 2,600-page‡ replacement toner cartridge to help lower operating costs.

Main Features
  • Fast, high-quality output. The Brother™ MFC-7240 helps to improve your productivity with print and copy speeds of up to 21ppm and prints professional documents at up to 2400 x 600 dpi.
  • Convenient paper handling. This monochrome laser all-in-one offers an adjustable, 250-sheet capacity paper tray for letter or legal size paper, and also a single-sheet manual feed slot for envelopes, labels or other types of media.
  • 20-page capacity auto document feeder‡. A quick and easy way to copy, fax or scan multi-page documents.
  • Versatile scanning. Offers high-quality monochrome scanning up to 19200 x 19200 dpi (interpolated) resolution and a variety of "scan to" functions including: E-mail, file, image, and OCR.
  • Fax flexibility. Provides standalone faxing and also Brother PC Fax software for sending and receiving faxes from your PC‡.
  • Straight-through paper path. A manual feed slot and rear paper exit provide a straight-through paper path to ensure that all of your printed materials always look their best.
  • Outstanding customer support. The Brother™ MFC-7240 offers a 1 year limited warranty with free phone support for the life of your product.
Conditions
Conditions for the MFC-7240
"In-box" Consumables/Yield‡
Approximate toner cartridge yield in accordance with ISO/IEC 19752 (letter/A4). Drum yield is approx., and may vary by type of use. For more information see www.brother.com/pageyield.
PC Fax Capability (send/receive)†
Black/White only. PC Fax Receive not supported for Mac OS®.
Max. Automatic Document Feeder Capacity‡
Max. capacity based on using 20 lb. paper.
Best Transmission Speed (sec)‡
Using ITU-T Test Chart #1 with MMR coding and standard resolution.
Call Waiting/ Caller ID/ Distinctive Ring Ready‡
Check with local phone company for service availability.
Carton Contents
Approximate toner cartridge yield in accordance with ISO/IEC 19752 (letter/A4). Drum yield is approx., and may vary by type of use. For more information see www.brother.com/pageyield.
Fax Page Memory‡
Using ITU-T Test Chart #1 with MMR coding and standard resolution.
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.
Mobile Device Compatibility‡
Requires connection to a wireless network. Cortado is a trademark of Cortado AG. For more details and mobile device compatibility, visit www.connectprintshare.com
Quick Scan (Memory Transmission)‡
Using ITU-T Test Chart #1 with MMR coding and standard resolution.
Recommended Monthly Print Volume‡
The recommended range of monthly printed pages to achieve the best possible performance and printer life. Printers are intended to handle occasional usage beyond this range with little or no effect. Consistently printing above the recommended print volume, however, may adversely affect the print quality or life of the machine. It is always best to choose a printer with an appropriate recommended print volume to allow for any anticipated increase in printing needs.
Standard Input Paper Capacity (sheets)‡
Maximum capacity based on using 20 lb paper.
System Requirements
  MFC-7240 Minimum System Requirements
Computer Platform & Operating System Version Processor Minimum Speed Minimum RAM Recommended RAM Hard Disk Space to install Supported PC Software Functions Supported PC Interface2
For Drivers For Applications
Windows® Windows® XP Home 1 4 Windows® XP Professional1 4 Intel® Pentium® II or equivalent 128MB 256MB 150MB 500MB Printing, PC Fax3, Scanning USB
Windows® XP Professional x64 Edition1 4 64-bit (Intel®64 or AMD64) supported CPU 256MB 512MB
Windows Vista® 1 4 Intel® Pentium® 4 or equivalent 64-bit (Intel®64 or AMD64) supported CPU 512MB 1GB 500MB 1.2GB
Windows® 7 1 4 Intel® Pentium® 4 or equivalent 64-bit (Intel®64 or AMD64) supported CPU 1GB (32-bit) 2GB (64-bit) 1GB (32-bit) 2GB (64-bit) 650MB 1.2GB
Windows® 8 1 4 Intel® Pentium® 4 or equivalent 64-bit (Intel®64 or AMD64) supported CPU 1GB (32-bit) 2GB (64-bit) 1GB (32-bit) 2GB (64-bit) 650MB 1.2GB
Mac® Mac OS X® v10.5.8 PowerPC G4/G5 Intel® Processor 512MB 1GB 80MB 400MB Printing, PC Fax Send3, Scanning USB
Mac OS X® v10.6.x Intel® Processor 1GB 2GB
Mac OS X® v10.7.x, v10.8.x Intel® Processor 2GB 2GB
Conditions:
  • 1 For WIA, 1200x1200 resolution. Brother Scanner Utility enables to enhance up to 19200 x 19200 dpi.
  • 2 Third party USB ports are not supported.
  • 3 PC Fax supports black and white only.
  • 4 Nuance™ PaperPort™ 12SE supports Microsoft® SP3 or higher for Windows® XP and SP2 or higher for Vista, Windows 7 and Windows 8.
For the latest driver updates, visit solutions.brother.com. All trademarks, brand and product names are property of their respective companies. Windows Vista, Windows Server and Windows and the Windows logo are trademarks of Microsoft United States and/or other countries. Mac OS and OS X are trademarks of Apple Inc.
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