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Brother HL-2280DW
HL-2280DW
Estimated Street Price: $199.99*
*Street pricing may vary
Overall Rating: (4.2 out of 5)
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Versatile Laser Printer with Wireless Networking and Duplex
Overview
Monochrome Laser Printer with Convenience Copying and Color Scanning for Small Offices

The Brother™ HL-2280DW is a versatile monochrome laser printer that features fast printing at up to 27 pages per minute, plus convenience copying and color scanning capabilities. It also offers automatic duplex printing for producing professional two-sided output and built-in wireless and Ethernet interfaces for sharing with others on your network. The HL-2280DW provides flexible paper handling via an adjustable, 250-sheet capacity tray, and its stylish, space-saving design fits virtually anywhere. To help lower your operating costs, a high-yield replacement toner cartridge‡ is available.

Main Features
  • Flexible connectivity. Built-in wireless 802.11b/g and Ethernet interfaces to share with others on your network. Eliminate extra cables and conveniently place your printer with wireless networking or connect locally to a single computer via its Hi-Speed USB 2.0 interface.
  • Flatbed copying and scanning. Use the document glass for convenience copying or high-quality color scanning. Offers an up a 19200 x 19200 dpi (interpolated) resolution and a variety of "scan-to" features.
  • Easily print two-sided documents. Produce professional two-sided documents, brochures and booklets using automatic duplex printing. This feature can reduce your paper use and help save money.
  • Fast, high-quality output. Help improve your productivity with a print speed of up to 27ppm and produce professional output at up to 2400 x 600 dpi.
  • Convenient mobile device printing & scanning. Print from your mobile device via‡: Brother™ iPrint&Scan and Cortado Workplace. Plus, wirelessly scan to your mobile device with the Brother™ iPrint&Scan app.
  • Convenient paper handling. The HL-2280DW can meet all of your printing needs via an adjustable, 250-sheet capacity paper tray‡ that handles letter or legal size paper and a manual feed slot for printing envelopes and letterhead.
  • Easy to set up and use. Users with wireless access points that support Wi-Fi Protected Setup™ or AOSS™ can automatically configure their wireless settings by simply pressing a button on their router.
  • Toner Save mode. Use less toner and save money by using Toner Save mode for your less critical business documents.
  • Outstanding customer support. The Brother™ HL-2280DW offers a 1 year limited warranty with free phone support for the life of your product.
Copy
Design Style Flatbed
Max. Black Copy Speed (cpm) 27cpm
Stand-alone Copying Yes
Document Glass Size Letter / A4
Reduction/Enlargement 25% - 400%
Poster Function No

Scan
Color/Black & White Scanning B/W & Color Scanning
Duplex Scanning No
Max. Interpolated Scan Resolution (dpi)† Up to 19200 x 19200 dpi
Interpolated Scan Resolution (dpi) Up to 19200 x 19200 dpi
Optical Scan Resolution (dpi) 600 x 2400 dpi
"Scan To" feature† Email, Image, OCR, File
Scan File Formats TIFF / BMP / MAX / JPG / PDF
Scanner Driver Compatibility† Windows®, Mac OS®
Mobile device scanning app‡ Brother™ iPrint&Scan free app download for wireless printing from and scanning to your mobile device. For more information, please click here
Document Viewer Software† Includes Scansoft PaperPort® SE with OCR for Windows® and Presto!® PageManager® for Mac®
OCR Software† Includes Scansoft PaperPort® SE with OCR for Windows® and Presto!® PageManager® for Mac®

General
Print Technology B/W Laser Technology
Max. Black Print Speed (ppm) 27ppm Black
Duplex Printing Standard Yes
Print Resolution (maximum dpi) Up to 2400 x 600 dpi
LCD Display Yes (monochrome)
First Time to Print Less than 8.5 sec.
Printer Driver Compatibility† Windows®, Mac OS® & Linux
CPU (Processor) Speed 200 MHz
Emulation(s) GDI, PCL6
Standard Memory (MB) 32MB Memory
Optional Memory (MB) No
Toner Save Mode Yes
Max. Monthly Duty Cycle‡ 10,000 printed pages
Recommended Monthly Print Volume‡ 250 to 2,000 pages

Paper Handling
Standard Paper Capacity (sheets)‡ 250-Sheet Input Capacity
Optional Paper Capacity (sheets) No
Multi-purpose Tray Capacity‡ Single-sheet manual bypass
Output Paper Capacity (sheets) 100 sheets
Paper Handling Size - Paper Tray Letter, Legal, Executive, A4, A5, A6, B5, B6
Paper Handling Size - Manual Feed Letter, Legal, Executive, A4, A5, A6, B5, B6, Envelopes, Custom Sizes (3.0-8.5" (w), 4.57-14" (l))
Sheet Weight - Paper Tray 16-28 lbs. (bond)
Sheet Weight - Manual Feed 16-43 lbs. (bond)
Media Type Plain, Bond, Envelopes, Labels
Recommended Paper Brands Plain Paper: Xerox 4200DP 20 lb., Hammermill Laser Paper 24 lb.
Labels: Avery Laser Label White #5160

Connectivity & Compatibility
Standard Interface(s) Wireless 802.11b/g, 10/100 Base-TX Ethernet, Hi-Speed USB 2.0
Mobile Device Compatibility‡ Brother™ iPrint&Scan, Cortado Workplace
Supported Network Protocols (IPv4) ARP, RARP, BOOTP, DHCP, APIPA(Auto IP), WINS/NetBIOS name resolution, DNS Resolver, mDNS, LLMNR responder, LPR/LPD, Custom Raw Port/Port 9100, IPP, FTP Server, SNMPv1/v2c, HTTP Server, TFTP Client and Server, SMTP Client, ICMP, LLTD responder, Web Services (Print)
Supported Network Protocols (IPv6) NDP, RA, DNS Resolver, mDNS, LLMNR responder, LPR/LPD, Custom Raw Port/ Port 9100, IPP, FTP Server, SNMPv1/v2c, HTTP Server, TFTP Client and Server, SMTP Client, ICMPv6, LLTD responder, Web Services (Print)
One-Push Wireless Configuration AOSS™, Wi-Fi Protected Setup™

Security Features
Wireless Network Security WEP 64/128, WPA-PSK (TKIP/AES), WPA2-PSK (AES)

Power & Operating Requirements
ENERGY STAR® Qualified Yes
Power Consumption - Sleep/Ready/Printing 1.0W (Sleep WLAN On: 2.8W) / 55W / 445W (Copying)
Machine Noise (Ready/Printing) 30dB / 53dB
Power Source AC 120V 50/60 Hz
Operating Env: Temperature 50-90.5 degrees F
Operating Env: Humidity 20-80% (w/out condensation)

Dimensions & Weights
Unit Dimensions (W"xD"xH") 15.9" x 15.7" x 10.6"
Carton Dimensions (W"xD"xH") 20.7" x 20.1" x 17.3"
Unit Weight (lbs) 22.7 lbs.
Carton Weight (lbs) 27.8 lbs.

What’s Included
"In-Box" Consumables (Yield)‡ (1) Starter Toner Cartridge (700 pages)
(1) DR420 Drum Unit (12,000 pages)
Carton Contents (1) Starter Toner Cartridge (yields approx. 700 pages‡)
(1) DR420 Drum Unit (yields approx. 12,000 pages‡)
Installation CD-ROM
AC Power Cord
Quick Setup Guide & Basic User's Guide
Warranty 1 Year Limited