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MFC-8640D

5-in-1 Monochrome Laser Multi-Function Center® with Duplexing®

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Brother MFC-8640D
Discontinued Model
Overview
Overview

The MFC-8640D is the ideal solution for your home office or small-to-medium size business since it offers high-quality laser printing, full set of fax features, color scanning and stand-alone copying and faxing too! Its flatbed design with legal size document glass and an up to 50-page auto document feeder is convenient for quick copying and scanning. If that's not enough, the MFC-8640D also offers automatic duplexing for 2-sided printing, copy output and fax receiving.

Conditions
Conditions for the MFC-8640D
"In-box" Consumables/Yield‡
Approx. ink yield based on letter paper size at 5% page coverage. Yields may vary with conditions and use.
Max. Automatic Document Feeder Capacity‡
Maximum capacity based on using 20 lb (bond) paper.
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.
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 with highest available coding method and standard resolution.
Fax Page Memory‡
Based on Brother #1 Chart at standard resolution with MMR compression
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.
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.
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 (bond) paper.
Standard Interface(s)
Cable(s) not included.
System Requirements
  MFC-8640D Supported PC Software Functions
Computer Platform & Operating System Software Functions PC Interface
Windows® 98, 98SE Printing, PC Fax, Scanning Parallel/USB
Me Printing, PC Fax, Scanning Parallel/USB
NT®Workstation 4.0 Printing, PC Fax, Scanning Parallel only
2000 Professional Printing, PC Fax, Scanning Parallel/USB
XP Printing, PC Fax, Scanning Parallel/USB
Mac® OS 8.6 - 9.2 Printing, PC Fax1,Scanning2 USB4 only
OS X v. 10.1/10.2.1/10.3 or greater Printing, PC Fax1, Scanning3 USB4 only
USB is not supported under Windows NT® 4.0. For the latest drivers, access the Brother Solutions Center at http://solutions.brother.com. All software supplied only on CD. * Cables not included. 1. Brother PC Fax Send only for Mac® Operating Systems. 2. Dedicated "Scan to" key(s) do not function in Mac® OS 8.6-9.2. 3. Scanning only available for Mac® OS 10.2.1 or greater. 4. Third party USB ports are not supported.
  MFC-8640D Minimum System Requirements
Computer Platform & Operating System Processor Speed Minimum RAM Recommended RAM Available Hard Disk Space
Windows® 98, 98SE Pentium 75MHz 24MB 32MB 80MB
Me Pentium 150MHz 32MB 64MB 80MB
NT®Workstation 4.0 Pentium 75MHz 32MB 64MB 80MB
2000 Professional Pentium 133MHz 64MB 128MB 80MB
XP Pentium 233MHz 128MB 256MB 80MB
Mac® OS 8.6 - 9.2 All base models meet minimum requirements 32MB 64MB 50MB
OS X v. 10.1/10.2.1/10.3 or greater All base models meet minimum requirements 128MB 160MB 50MB
 
*Street pricing may vary