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MFC-8660DN

Flatbed Laser Multi-Function Center®

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Overview
Overview

The MFC-8660DN is a sensible choice for a small-to-medium sized business or large company. One of its key features is automatic duplex (2-sided) printing which can help reduce your paper consumption. Also, to maximize its functionality it can be installed on a network for printing, scanning and PC Fax†.

Main Features
  • High-speed printing and copying. Experience impressive print and copy speeds of up to 30 pages per minute. Produce professional-looking documents at up to 1200x1200 dpi.
  • Automatic duplex (2-sided) printing. Save money on paper by printing on both sides of a single sheet of paper.
  • High yield replacement toner cartridge‡. You get more for your money while lowering your cost per page.
  • Ethernet, USB and parallel interfaces‡. Gives you the option to install the MFC on a network for multiple users or via USB or Parallel for one user.
  • Legal-size document glass. Ample room for placing documents on the platen for scanning or copying up to legal-size documents.
  • 50-page auto document feeder‡. A quick and easy way to copy, fax or scan multi-page documents.
  • Large, expandable paper capacity. Features a 250-sheet paper tray adjustable for letter or legal size paper, a 50-sheet multi-purpose tray plus an optional 2nd 250-sheet paper tray‡ to increase your total paper capacity to 550 sheets.
  • User-friendly, intuitive 5-line LCD. With up to 22 large characters per line and a backlit, the LCD is easy to read and scroll through menu options.
Conditions
Conditions for the MFC-8660DN
"In-box" Consumables/Yield‡
Approx. toner yield based on Letter size paper at 5% page coverage. Drum yield is an approximate rating (yields may vary with conditions and use).
Max. Automatic Document Feeder Capacity‡
Maximum capacity based on using 20 lb paper.
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.
Emulation(s)
BR-Script3 is PostScript®3™ compatible
Fax Page Memory‡
Based on Brother #1 Chart with highest available coding method 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.
Optional Memory (MB)
Additional purchase required.
Optional Paper Capacity (sheets)
Maximum capacity based on using 20 lb. (bond) paper. Additional purchase required.
Quick Scan (Memory Transmission)‡
Based on Brother #1 Chart with highest available coding method 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-8660DN Supported PC Software Functions
Computer Platform & Operating System Supported Functions Interface
Windows® Windows® 98, 98SE Printing, PC Fax, Scanning Parallel/USB/Ethernet
Windows® Me Printing, PC Fax, Scanning Parallel/USB/Ethernet
Windows NT® Workstation 4.0 Printing, PC Fax3, Scanning4 Parallel/USB/Ethernet
Windows® 2000 Professional Printing, PC Fax, Scanning Parallel/USB/Ethernet
Windows® XP Home Windows® XP Professional Printing, PC Fax, Scanning1 Parallel/USB/Ethernet
Windows® XP Professional x64 Edition Printing, PC Fax, Scanning1 Parallel/USB/Ethernet
Mac® Mac® OS 9.1 - 9.2 Printing, PC Fax Send,Scanning2,4 USB5/Ethernet
Mac® OS X 10.2.4 or greater Printing, PC Fax Send,Scanning2 USB5/Ethernet
  1. For WIA 1200x1200 resolution. Brother Scanner Utility enables to enhance up to 19200x19200 dpi.
  2. Dedicated "Scan to" key functions only in the Mac® OS 10.2.4 or greater.
  3. Network PC Fax Receive not supported in Windows NT® 4.0.
  4. Network Scanning not supported in Windows NT® Workstation 4.0 and Mac® OS 9.1-9.2 (Scan to E-mail Server and FTP are supported).
  5. Third party USB ports are not supported.
  MFC-8660DN Minimum System Requirements
Computer Platform & Operating System Processor Speed Minimum RAM Recommended RAM Available Hard Disk Space
Windows® Windows® 98, 98SE Intel® Pentium®II or equivalent 24MB 128MB 90MB
Windows® Me 32MB 128MB 90MB
Windows NT® Workstation 4.0 64MB 256MB 90MB
Windows® 2000 Professional 64MB 256MB 90MB
Windows® XP Home Windows® XP Professional 128MB 256MB 150MB
Windows® XP Professional x64 Edition AMD Opteron AMD Athlon 64 Intel® Xeon with Intel® EM64T 256MB 512MB 150MB
Mac® Mac OS® 9.1 - 9.2 All base models meet minimum requirements 64MB 80MB
Mac OS® X 10.2.4 or greater All base models meet minimum requirements 128MB 160MB 80MB
 
*Street pricing may vary