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Compact Laser All-in-One

Discontinued Model

The MFC-7220 is ideal for your home or home office business needs due to its compact size and full functionality. It doesn't sacrifice anything since it offers high-quality laser printing, copying, scanning, faxing and PC Fax. Also, its 20-page auto document feeder‡ is convenient for copying, scanning or faxing multi-page documents.

Main Features
  • Fast printing and copying. Offers print and copy speeds of up to 20 pages per minute.
  • Large paper capacity. Features a 250-sheet paper tray adjustable for letter or legal size paper. Plus, a single-sheet manual bypass for envelopes, labels or other types of media.
  • High-quality laser output. Produces professional-looking documents at a low cost per page that laser technology provides you.
  • 20-page auto document feeder‡. A quick and easy way to copy, fax or scan up to legal-size (8.5” x 14”) multi-page documents.
  • 16 MB standard memory. Stores up to 500 pages‡ in memory for faxing and can handle multiple print jobs and copying.
  • USB and parallel interfaces‡. Provides the flexibility of connecting to your computer via USB or Parallel or even to two computers.
  • PC-free copying and faxing. You don’t have to be connected to a computer or have your computer turned ON to make copies or send and receive faxes.
Conditions for the MFC-7220
"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).
Automatic Document Feeder Capacity (max. pages)‡
Maximum capacity based on using 20 lb paper.
Best Transmission Speed (approx. sec./page)‡
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.
Fax Page Memory (max. pages)‡
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.
Quick Scan/Memory Transmission (approx. sec/page)‡
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.
Standard Interface(s)
USB interface is compatible with USB 2.0 specification.
System Requirements
  MFC-7220 Supported PC Software Functions
Computer Platform & Operating System Version Supported Functions Interface
Windows®1 Windows® 98, 98SE Printing, PC Fax, Scanning Parallel, USB
Windows® Me
Windows NT® Workstation 4.0 Parallel only
Windows® 2000 Professional Parallel, USB
Windows® XP4
Windows Vista®4 USB only
Windows® 74
Mac® Mac OS® 9.1 - 9.2 Printing, PC Fax Send, Scanning2 USB3 only
Mac OS® X 10.2.4 or greater
  MFC-7220 Minimum System Requirements
Computer Platform & Operating System Processor Speed Minimum RAM Recommended RAM Hard Disk Space (For Drivers)
Windows®1 Windows® 98, 98SE Pentium II or equivalent 32MB 64MB 90MB
Windows® Me
Windows NT® Workstation 4.0 64MB 128MB
Windows® 2000 Professional
Windows® XP 128MB 256MB 150MB
Windows Vista® Intel® Pentium® 4 or equivalent 64-bit supported CPU 512MB 1GB 500MB
Windows® 7 1 GB (32-bit)2 GB (64-bit) 650MB
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
For the latest drivers, access the Brother Solutions Center at All registered trademarks referenced herein are the property of their respective companies.
  1. Microsoft® Internet Explorer 5 or greater.
  2. Dedicated "Scan" key functions only in Mac OS® X 10.2.4 or greater.
  3. Third party USB ports are not supported.
  4. For WIA, 1200 x 1200 resolution. Brother Scanner Utility enables to enhance up to 9600 x 9600 dpi.
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