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HL-5140

Desktop Laser Printer

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Brother HL-5140
Discontinued Model
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Overview
Overview

The award-winning HL-5140 is a monochrome laser printer ideal for personal or office use. Among its many standard features, the HL-5140 offers a generous and expandable 250-sheet paper input capacity and a single-sheet manual feed tray‡.

Main Features
  • High speed laser printing. A print speed up to 21 pages per minute allows you to quickly print reports, letters and spreadsheets.
  • Crisp, clear text and graphics. The HL-5140 provides HQ1200 (up to 2400x600dpi) resolution to ensure your output always looks its best.
  • Fast processing. Offering 16MB of memory standard, upgradeable to 144MB‡, this printer effortlessly prints your documents.
  • Convenient paper handling. An up to 250-sheet input tray and a single-sheet manual by-pass tray‡ allows the HL-5140 to easily handle letterhead and envelopes, and you can add an optional 250-sheet paper tray‡ for additional flexibility.
  • Easily delete unwanted print jobs. Use the one-touch job cancel button to eliminate print jobs before they start and minimize waste.
Conditions
Conditions for the HL-5140
"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-5140 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