MFC-L2730DW Monochrome Laser MFC

Printer, fax, copier, scanner, PC fax. 36 ppm. USB 2.0, Network, WiFi. Brother iPrint & Scan, Google Cloud Print, AirPrint. Single sheet bypass tray for printing on envelopes and card stock. 2.7” colour touchscreen. Duplex printing. 250-sheet letter/legal tray. 1-year limited warranty.

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  • General
    • FunctionsLaser Printer, Laser Fax, Flatbed Colour Scanner, Flatbed Digital Laser Copier, PC Fax
    • Number of Functions5 in 1
    • EngineMono Laser
    • Backup For ClockUp to 60 hours
    • Standard Memory128MB
  • Display
    • LCD Display68mm TFT Colour LCD (Touchscreen)
  • Printer
    • EmulationPCL6, BR-Script3, PDF Version 1.7
    • Print SpeedUp to 34 ppm
    • CPU Speed600MHz
    • Printer Resolution600 x 600 dpi, HQ1200 (2400 x 600 dpi) quality, 1200 x 1200 dpi
    • Printer CompatibilityWindows 10 (32&64bit), Windows 8/8.1 (32&64bit), Windows 7 (32&64bit), Windows Server 2016, Windows Server 2012 (32&64bit), Windows Server 2012 R2, Windows Server 2008 (32&64bit), Windows Server 2008 R2 (All server Operating Systems are print only)
      Mac OS X 10.10.5 or greater
      Linux Cups, LPD/LPR
      Citrix Presentation Server 4.0/ 4.5, Citrix XenApp 5.0, and Citrix XenDesktop 2.0/ 3.0/ 4.0. (Print Only)
    • Printer Driver Functions
    • 2 Sided PrintYes (Automatic)
    • 2 Sided Print SpeedBuilt-in @ Up to 16 sides per minute / 8 sheets per minute
    • First Print Out TimeLess than 8.5 secs from Ready mode, Less than 17.5 secs from Sleep mode
    • Warm Up TimeLess than 9 secs from Sleep mode
      Less than 26 secs from Power ON
    • Resident FontsPCL:66 scalable fonts, 12 bitmap fonts, 16 bar codes
      PS: 66 scalable fonts
    • Resident BarcodesCode39, Interleaved 2 of 5, FIM(US-PostNet), Post Net(US-PostNet), EAN-8, EAN-13, UPC-A, UPC-E, Codabar, ISBN(EAN), ISBN(UPC-E), Code128 (set A, set B, set C), EAN128 (set A, set B, set C), Code93, GS1Databar, MSI
    • Quiet ModeYes
  • Paper Handling
    • Standard Paper CapacityUp to 250 Sheets
    • Manual Feed Slot1 sheet
    • Output Paper CapacityUp to 120 Sheets Face Down (80gsm)
      1 sheet face-up (straight paper path)
    • ADFUp to 50 sheets
    • Media Weights Paper Tray60 - 163 gsm
    • Media Weights Manual Feed Slot60 - 230 gsm
    • Media Weights ADF60 - 105 gsm
    • Media Weights Duplex60 - 105 gsm
    • Media Size Paper TrayA4, Letter, A5, A5 (Long Edge), A6, Executive
    • Media Size Manual Feed SlotWidth 76.2 to 215.9 mm, Length 127 to 355.6 mm, Envelope: COM-10, DL, C5, Monarch
    • Media Size ADFWidth 105 to 215.9 mm, Length 147.3 to 355.6 mm
    • Media Size DuplexA4
    • Media Size Scanner GlassUp to A4/LTR
    • Media Types Paper TrayPlain Paper, Thin Paper, Recycled Paper, Thick Paper
    • Media Types Manual Feed SlotPlain Paper, Thin Paper, Thick Paper, Thicker Paper, Recycled Paper, Bond, Label, Envelope, Env. Thin, Env.Thick
    • Media Types ADFPlain Paper, Recycled Paper
    • Media Types DuplexPlain Paper, Thin Paper, Recycled Paper
  • Digital Copier
    • Copier SpeedUp to 34 cpm
    • Copier ResolutionMaximum 600 x 600 dpi
    • Reduction-Enlargement Ratio25 - 400 percent in 1 percent increments
    • Copier N-in-12 in 1 & 4 in 1 (A4/LTR)
    • First Copy Out TimeLess than 10 sec from Ready mode, Less than 19 sec from Sleep mode
    • 2 Sided CopySimplex Scan to Duplex Print
  • Fax
    • Modem Speed33,600bps (Fax)
    • Transmission SpeedApprox: 2.5sec (ITU-T Test Chart, Std resolution, JBIG)
    • Fax Receive StampYes
    • 2 Sided FaxReceive Only
    • Display FaxReceive Only
    • ITU-T Group compatibilitySuper G3
    • Telstra Duet CompatibleYes
    • Memory BackupYes
    • Speed Dials200 locations
    • Group DialsUp to 20 groups
    • Out of Paper ReceptionUp to 500 Pages (ITU-T Test Chart)
    • Fax ForwardingTo Fax number or (Email Address-Apply for Firmware from Brother)
  • Fax Features
    • PC FaxSend/Receive from Windows
      Send only from MAC / Linux
      (Network / USB)
    • Internet FaxYes - T37 protocol (Apply for Firmware from Brother)
    • Fax to ServerYes (Apply for Firmware from Brother)
  • Digital Scanner
    • Scanner Colour/MonoColour
    • Scanner TypeFlatbed Digital
    • Scanning TechnologyCIS
    • Scan SpeedSimplex: 22.5/7.5 ipm (Mono/Colour)
      In accordance with ISO/IEC17991 (A4)
    • Scanner Resolution (Optical)From Glass: Up to 1200 x 1200 dpi
      From ADF: Up to 600 x 600 dpi
    • Scanner Resolution (Interpolated)Up to 19,200 x 19,200 dpi
    • Scan to KeysScan To: Email Client /Email Server(with firmware update)/ OCR/ Image/ File/ FTP/ SharePoint
    • Scanner CompatibilityWindows 10 (32&64bit), Windows 8/8.1 (32&64bit), Windows 7 (32&64bit),
      Mac OS X 10.10.5 or greater
      Linux Sane
  • Software
    • Software AvailableWindows: Scansoft Paperport 14SE and OCR , Status Monitor, Control Centre4, BRAdmin Light , Web Base Management, BRAdmin Professional , Network Remote Setup, Driver Deployment Wizard
      Mac: Page Manager9 , Status Monitor, Control Centre2, Remote Setup, PC Fax Send
  • Connectivity
    • InterfaceHi-Speed USB 2.0, 10Base-T/100Base-TX Ethernet and IEEE 802.11b/g/n Wireless, Wi-Fi Direct
    • Wired Interface10Base-T/100Base-TX Ethernet
    • Wireless InterfaceIEEE 802.11b/g/n (Infrastructure Mode)
      IEEE 802.11g/n (Wi-Fi Direct)
    • Wi-Fi DirectYes
  • Mobile / Web Printing
    • iPrintScanYes
    • AirprintYes
    • Web ConnectYes
    • Google Cloud PrintYes
    • Brother AppsYes
    • MopriaYes
  • Networking
    • Wireless InterfaceIEEE 802.11b/g/n (Infrastructure Mode)
      IEEE 802.11g/n (Wi-Fi Direct)
    • Wireless ModeIEEE 802.11b/g/n (Infrastructure Mode), IEEE 802.11g/n (Wi-Fi Direct)
    • Wireless SecurityWEP 64/128 bit, WPA-PSK (TKIP/AES), WPA2-PSK (TKIP/AES)
    • Network Protocols IPV4ARP, RARP, BOOTP, DHCP, APIPA(Auto IP), WINS/NetBIOS name resolution, DNS resolver, mDNS, LLMNR responder, LPR/LPD, Custom Raw Port/Port 9100, IPP/IPPS, FTP Server, SNMPv1/v2c/v3, HTTP/HTTPS Server, FTP Client and Server, TFTP Client and Server,SMTP Client, ICMP, Web Services (Print/Scan)
    • Network Protocols IPV6NDP, RA, DNS resolver, mDNS, LLMNR responder, LPR/LPD, Custom Raw Port/Port9100, IPP/IPPS, SMTP Client, FTP Client and Server, SNMPv1/v2c/v3, HTTP/HTTPS server, TFTP client and server, ICMPv6, Web Services (Print/Scan)
    • Network ManagementWindows: BRAdmin Light, Web Base Management, BRAdmin Professional, Network Remote Setup
      Mac: Web Base Management, Network Remote Setup
      Linux: Web Base Management
    • Network ScanYes (Windows / Mac)
    • Email AlertsE-mail Notification and Reports
  • Security
    • Secure PrintWindows / Mac
    • Secure Function LockVer. 3.0 (100 registerable users)
  • Consumable
    • ConsumablesStandard Toner Cartridge (TN-2430) Up to 1,200 A4 pages*
      High Yield Toner Cartridge (TN-2450) Up to 3,000 A4 pages*
      Drum (DR-2425) Up to 12,000 A4 pages (1 page / job)
      *In accordance with ISO/IEC 19752
    • Inbox ConsumablesInbox Toner Cartridge Up to 700 pages @ ISO/IEC 19752
      Drum (DR-2425) Up to 12,000 pages (1 page / job)
    • Standard Yield TonerStandard Toner Cartridge (TN-2430) Up to 1,200 A4 pages @ ISO/IEC 19752
  • Weight and Measures
    • Size410(W) x 399(D) x 318(H)mm
    • Weight10.9 Kg without consumables
  • Environment
    • Energy Star CompliantYes
    • Power ConsumptionPeak: Average 440W, Ready: Average 42W, Sleep: 5.1W, Deep Sleep: 1.1W
    • Noise LevelSound Pressure Level: (Printing) Less than 49 dBA, (Standby) Less than 30 dBA
      Sound Power Level: (Printing) Less than 6.59 B, (Standby) Inaudible
    • Sleep ModeYes (0-50 min)
    • TEC Value1.348kwh/week
  • Others
    • Warranty12 Months Return To Base
    • Recommended Monthly Print Volume250 to 2,000 pages
    • Carton ContentsMFC-L2730DW Printer, CD-ROM (including User''s Guide), Quick Setup Guide, Telephone Line Cord, Telephone Line Cord Adapter, Inbox Toner Cartridge 700 pages in accordance with ISO / IEC 19752, Drum (DR-2425) @ 12,000 pages, AC Power Cord
    • Footer*In accordance with ISO/IEC 19798