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HL-2140

Compact, Personal Laser Printer

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Overview
Overview

Affordable, Compact Laser Printer for your Home or Home Office

The HL-2140 is a monochrome laser printer that features fast printing at up to 23 pages per minute and high-quality output. It also offers convenient paper handling via an enclosed 250-sheet capacity tray‡ and a manual by-pass slot for printing envelopes and letterhead. In addition, the printer's space-saving design will help maximize your desk or shelf space.

Main Features
  • Fast print speed. A print speed of up to 23ppm enables users to quickly produce all of their letters, reports, spreadsheets and other documents.
  • High-quality laser printing. HQ1200 print resolution (up to 2400 x 600 dpi) will ensure that your letters, reports and documents always look their best.
  • Compact size. The HL-2140’s small footprint will conserve valuable workspace.
  • Convenient paper handling. The HL-2140 can meet all of your personal printing needs via a letter/legal paper tray that can hold up to 250 sheets‡ of paper and a manual by-pass slot for printing envelopes and letterhead.
  • Simple to set up and operate. Designed for personal use, the HL-2140 is easy to set up and use. In addition, our user-friendly animated tutorials answer common maintenance and support questions.
Conditions
Conditions for the HL-2140
"In-Box" Consumables (Yield)‡
Approximate toner cartridge yield in accordance with ISO/IEC 19752 (letter/A4). Drum yield is approx., and may vary by type of use. For more information see www.brother.com/pageyield.
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.
Print Technology
Laser Notice: Class 1 Laser Product (IEC 60825-1:2001)
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)
USB interface is compatible with USB 2.0 specification.
System Requirements
  HL-2140 Minimum System Requirements
Computer Platform & Operating System Version Processor Minimum Speed Minimum RAM Recommended RAM Hard Disk Space to Install
Windows® 1 Windows® 2000 Professional Intel® Pentium® II or equivalent 64 MB 256 MB 50 MB
Windows® XP Home Edition Windows® XP Professional 128 MB
Windows® XP Professional x64 Edition 64-bit (Intel® 64 or AMD64) supported CPU 256 MB 512 MB
Windows Vista® Intel® Pentium® 4 or equivalent64-bit (Intel® 64 or AMD64) supported CPU 512 MB 1 GB
Windows® 7 Intel® Pentium® 4 or equivalent64-bit (Intel® 64 or AMD64) supported CPU 1 GB (32-bit)2 GB (64-bit) 1 GB (32-bit)2 GB (64-bit)
Windows Server® 2003 Intel® Pentium® III or equivalent 256 MB 512 MB
Windows Server® 2003 x64 Edition 64-bit (Intel® 64 or AMD64) supported CPU
Windows Server® 2008 Intel® Pentium® 4 or equivalent64-bit (Intel® 64 or AMD64) supported CPU 512 MB 2 GB
Windows Server® 2008 R2 64-bit (Intel® 64 or AMD64) supported CPU
Mac® Mac OS® X 10.4.11, 10.5.x PowerPC G4/G5Intel® Core™ Processor 512 MB 1 GB 80 MB
Mac OS® X 10.6.x and Higher Intel® Core™ Processor 1 GB 2 GB
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