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MFC-8840DN

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

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Brother MFC-8840DN
Discontinued Model
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Overview
Overview

The MFC-8840DN is the flagship model for all Brother Monochrome Laser Multi-Function Centers which offers the same functions and features as the MFC-8840D plus built-in networking. It’s an affordable solution for any home office or any size business since multiple users can print, scan and fax using just one machine which saves you space and also money because the network card is already built-in the MFC-8840DN.

Conditions
Conditions for the MFC-8840DN
"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-8840DN Supported PC Software Functions
Computer Platform & Operating System Software Functions PC Interface
Windows® 98, 98SE Printing, PC Fax1, Scanning Parallel/USB/Ethernet
Me Printing, PC Fax1, Scanning Parallel/USB/Ethernet
NT®Workstation 4.0 Printing, PC Fax1, Scanning2 Parallel/Ethernet
2000 Professional Printing, PC Fax1, Scanning Parallel/USB/Ethernet
XP Printing, PC Fax1, Scanning3 Parallel/USB/Ethernet
Mac® OS 8.6 - 9.2 Printing, PC Fax1,Scanning2,4 USB7/Ethernet
OS X v. 10.1/10.2.1/10.3 or greater Printing, PC Fax1, Scanning5 USB7/Ethernet
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 and Network users. 2. Direct network scanning not supported. 3 . Maximum Scanning resolution with Windows® XP is limited to 1200 x1200 dpi (resolutions up to 9600 x 9600 dpi can be selected using the Brother Scanner Utility). 4 . Dedicated "Scan to" key(s) do not function in Mac® OS 8.6-9.2. 6 . Scanning only available for Mac® OS 10.2.1 or greater. 7. Third party USB ports are not supported.
  MFC-8840DN 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