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HL-5040

Desktop Laser Printer

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Brother HL-5040
Discontinued Model
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Overview
Overview

The HL-5040 laser printer is the ideal printer for your office at work or your office at home. It offers a fast print speed of up to 17ppm, PCL&reg 6 emulation, graphics quality print resolution, and convenient paper handling.

Building on a tradition of excellent customer value, the new HL-5040 delivers the performance users have come to expect from Brother laser printers.

Conditions
Conditions for the HL-5040
"In-Box" Consumables (Yield)‡
Toner yield is approximate, based on 5% page coverage (letter). Drum yield is approximate, and may vary by type of use.
Max. 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.
Multi-purpose Tray Capacity‡
Maximum capacity based on using 20 lb (bond) paper.
Optional Interface(s)‡
Additional purchase required.
Optional Memory (MB)
Additional purchase required.
Optional Paper Capacity (sheets)
Maximum capacity based on using 20 lb. (bond) paper. Additional purchase required.
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
  HL-5040 Minimum System Requirements
Computer Platform & Operating System Processor Speed Minimum RAM Recommended RAM Available Hard Disk Space
Windows® 95 486/66 MHz 8MB 16MB 40MB
98, 98SE 486/66 MHz 8MB 16MB 40MB
Me Pentium 150MHz 32MB 64MB 50MB
NT®Workstation 4.0 Pentium 75MHz 16MB 32MB 50MB
2000 Professional Pentium 133MHz 64MB 128MB 50MB
XP Pentium 300MHz 128MB 128MB 50MB
Apple® Macintosh 1 OS 8.6 - 9.2 All base models meet minimum requirements 32MB 64MB 50MB
OS X v. 10.1-10.2.1 or greater 128MB 160MB 50MB
1 Power Macintosh with an Apple original pre-installed USB port. Note: USB in not supported under Windows® 95 or Windows NT®4.0
*Street pricing may vary