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Flatbed Laser Multi-Function Center®

Discontinued Model
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Conditions Print
Print Technology:
B/W Laser Technology
First Time to Print:
Approx. 10 seconds
Consumable Type:
Toner Cartridge & Drum Unit
Black Print Speed (max. ppm):
20ppm Black
Print Resolution (max. dpi):
Up to 2400 x 600 dpi
Printer Driver Compatibility†:
Windows® & Mac OS®
PCL-6 & BR-Script 3
Conditions Copy
Copying Capability:
B/W Copying
Design Style:
Black Copy Speed (max. cpm):
20cpm Black
Stand-alone Copying:
No PC Required
25% - 400%
Sorting Function:
N in 1 Function :
2in1 / 4in1
Poster Function:
Document Glass Size:
Letter / A4
Conditions Scan
Scanning Capability:
B/W & Color Scanning
Interpolated Scan Resolution (max. dpi)†:
Up to 9600 dpi
Optical Scan Resolution (max. dpi):
600 x 2400 dpi
"Scan To" Feature†:
Email, Image, OCR, File
Scan File Formats:
Scanner Driver Compatibility†:
Windows®/Mac OS®
Document Viewer Software / OCR Software†:
Includes Scansoft PaperPort® SE with OCR for Windows® and Presto!® PageManager® for Mac®
Conditions Fax
Faxing Capability:
B/W Faxing
Fax Modem Speed:
33.6K bps Super G3 Fax Modem
PC Fax Capability (send/receive)†:
Best Transmission Speed (approx. sec./page)‡:
Approx. 2 seconds per page
Out-of-Paper Reception:
External TAD Interface:
Total Auto Dial Locations:
208 locations
Broadcasting (# of locations) :
Yes (258 locations)
Quick Scan/Memory Transmission (approx. sec/page)‡:
Approx. 2.5 sec/page
Fax/Telephone Switch:
Fax Page Memory (max. pages)‡:
Up to 600 page fax memory
Fax Page Memory (max. pages) ‡:
Up to 600 page fax memory
Document Memory Backup:
Conditions Paper Handling
Standard Input Paper Capacity (sheets)‡:
250-Sheet Input Capacity
Automatic Document Feeder Capacity (max. pages)‡:
35-Page ADF
Output Paper Capacity (sheets):
100 sheets
Optional Paper Trays (capacity):
Paper Handling Size - Paper Tray:
Letter, Legal, Executive, A4, A5, B5
Minimum Paper Width/Length (Paper Tray):
Maximum Paper Width/Length (Paper Tray):
Sheet Weight - Paper Tray (min/max):
16-28 lbs.
Minimum Input for ADF (Width/Height):
Maximum Input of ADF (Width/Height):
Sheet Weight - ADF (min/max):
17 - 24 lbs.
Media Type:
Plain, Bond, Envelopes, Labels, Transparencies
Conditions Connectivity & Compatibility
Standard Interface(s):
Parallel, USB & Ethernet Interfaces
Optional Interface(s):
Standard Network Features†:
Printing, Scanning, PC Fax Send
Mobile Device Compatibility‡:
Brother™ iPrint&Scan free app download for wireless printing (JPEG, PDF, web page & e-mail) and scanning to your Apple®, Android™ or Windows® Phone 7 (JPEG only) mobile device
Supported Network Protocols (IPv4):
Conditions General
LCD Display:
Yes (Monochrome)
Standard Memory:
32MB Memory
Optional Memory (MB):
Toner Save Mode:
Maximum Monthly Duty Cycle‡:
10,000 printed pages
Recommended Monthly Print Volume‡:
250 to 2,000 pages
Conditions Power & Operating Requirements
ENERGY STAR ® Certified:
Power Source:
AC 120V 50/60Hz
Power Consumption - Sleep/Ready/Copying:
Operating Environment: Temperature:
Operating Environment: Humidity:
20-80% (w/out condensation)
Machine Noise (Ready/Copying):
30 dBA / 53 dBA
Conditions Dimensions & Weights
Unit Dimensions (W"xD"xH"):
17.0" x 15.6" x 11.6"
Unit Weight (lbs):
20.9 lbs.
Carton Dimensions (W"xD"xH"):
21.7" x 19.5" x 19.7"
Carton Weight (lbs):
30.8 lbs.
Conditions What’s Included
Carton Contents‡:
(1) Starter Toner Cartridge (yields approx. 1,500 pages‡)(1) DR350 Drum Unit (yields approx. 12,000 pages‡)User's GuideQuick Setup GuideAC Power CordTelephone Line CordSoftware CD-ROM for Windows®Software CD-ROM for Mac®
1 Year Limited
Conditions for the MFC-7820N
"In-box" Consumables/Yield‡
Approx. toner yield based on 5% page coverage (letter). Drum yields are an approximate rating and may vary by the type of 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.
BR-Script3 is PostScript®3™ compatible
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-7820N Supported PC Software Functions
Computer Platform & Operating System Version Supported Functions Interface
Windows®1 Windows® 98, 98SE Printing, PC Fax4, Scanning2,5 Parallel, USB, Ethernet
Windows® Me Printing, PC Fax4, Scanning2,5 Parallel, USB, Ethernet
Windows NT® Workstation 4.0 Printing, PC Fax4, Scanning2,5 Parallel, Ethernet
Windows® 2000 Professional Printing, PC Fax4, Scanning2,5 Parallel, USB, Ethernet
Windows® XP Printing, PC Fax4, Scanning2,5 Parallel, USB, Ethernet
Windows Vista® Printing, PC Fax4, Scanning2 Parallel, USB, Ethernet
Mac® Mac OS® 9.1 - 9.2 Printing, PC Fax send, Scanning3 USB6, Ethernet
Mac OS® X 10.2.4 or greater Printing, PC Fax send, Scanning3 USB6, Ethernet
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  1. Microsoft® Internet Explorer 5 or greater.
  2. Maximum 1200 x 1200 dpi scanning with Windows® XP and Windows Vista (resolutions up to 9600x9600 dpi can be selected using the Brother Scanner Utility).
  3. Dedicated "Scan" key functions only in Mac OS® X 10.2.4 or greater.
  4. PC Fax send only for network users.
  5. Network scanning not supported in Windows NT Workstation 4.0
  6. Third party USB ports are not supported.
  MFC-7820N 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 32MB 64MB 90MB
Windows NT® Workstation 4.0 64MB 128MB 90MB
Windows® 2000 Professional 64MB 128MB 90MB
Windows® XP 128MB 256MB 150MB
Windows Vista® Intel® Pentium® 4 or equivalent 64-bit supported CPU 512MB 1GB 1GB
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 80MB
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