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Brother MFC-3820CN
Estimated Street Price: $149.99*
*Street pricing may vary
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6-in1 Color Inkjet Multi-Function Center® with Built-in Network
Network-ready†, flatbed color printer, fax (33.6Kbps), copier, scanner, PhotoCapture Center® and PC Fax (send / receive)†. Inkjet printing speeds up to 14ppm mono and 12ppm color and photo-quality printing resolutions up to 4800 x 1200 optimized dpi‡ printing for exceptional color output. Built-in Network† supports multiple PCs on a network for printing, scanning and PC Fax. No PC required for faxing, copying and PhotoCapture Center® . The 16MB dual access memory (up to 480 pages‡) can scan faxes while sending or receiving. 100-sheet paper capacity‡, 20-page ADF‡, USB 2.0 and Ethernet interfaces‡. Compatible with Windows® and Macintosh® OS. TCP/IP support standard.

Print Technology Color Inkjet Technology
Consumable Type 4-Cartridge Ink System
Max. Black Print Speed (ppm) 14ppm Black
Max. Color Print Speed (ppm) 12ppm Color
Print Resolution (maximum dpi) Up to 4800x1200 optimized dpi‡
Standard Input Paper Capacity (sheets)‡ 100-Sheet Input Capacity
Optional Paper Capacity (sheets) No
Duplex Printing Capability No
Standard Interface(s) USB 2.0 Full SPeed & Ethernet Interfaces
Optional Interface(s) NC-2200W (wireless print server)
Standard Memory (MB) 16 MB Memory
Optional Memory (MB) No
Printer Driver Compatibility† Windows® & Mac OS®†
Emulation(s) No

Faxing Capability B/W & Color Faxing
Fax Modem Speed 33.6K bps Super G3 Fax Modem
PC Fax Capability (send/receive)† Yes
Best Transmission Speed (sec)‡ Approx. 3 seconds per page
Call Waiting/ Caller ID/ Distinctive Ring Ready‡ No
Out-of-Paper Reception Yes
Telephone Handset No
External TAD Interface Yes
Total Auto Dial Locations 100 locations
Broadcasting (# of locations) Yes (90 Locations)‡
Quick Scan (Memory Transmission)‡ Approx. 3 sec/page
Fax/Telephone Switch Yes
Fax Page Memory‡ Up to 480 page fax memory
Document Memory Backup No

Copying Capability B/W & Color Copying
Design Style Flatbed
Max. Automatic Document Feeder Capacity‡ 20-Page ADF
Max. Black Copy Speed (cpm) 12cpm Black
Max. Color Copy Speed (cpm) 10cpm Color
Stand-alone Copying No PC Required
Reduction/Enlargement 25% - 400%
Sorting Function Yes
N in 1 Function 2in1 / 4in1
Poster Function Yes
Document Glass Size Letter / A4

Scanning Capability B/W & Color Scanning
Max. Interpolated Scan Resolution (dpi)† 9600 dpi‡
Optical Scan Resolution (dpi) 600x2400 dpi
Scanner Driver Compatibility† Windows®/Mac OS®
Document Viewer Software† Includes ScanSoft® PaperPort® for Windows® and Presto!® PageManager® for Mac®
OCR Software† Includes TextBridge® OCR Software for Windows® and Presto!® PageManager® for Mac®

PhotoCapture Center® Capability Built-in Digital Media Card Drive

Minimum Paper Width/Length (Paper Tray) 3.5"/4"
Maximum Paper Width/Length (Paper Tray) 8.5"/14.0"
Sheet Weight - Paper Tray (max/min) 17-32 lbs.
Minimum Input for ADF (Width/Height) 3.5"/5"
Max Input of ADF (Width/Height) 8.5"/14"
Sheet Weight - ADF (max/min) 17-24 lbs.
Output Paper Capacity (sheets) 50 sheets
Power Source AC 120V 50/60Hz
Power Consumption - Sleep/Ready/Copying N/A/13W/35W
ENERGY STAR® Qualified Yes
Operating Environment: Temperature 50-95° F
Operating Environment: Humidity 20-80% (w/out condensation)
Machine Noise (Ready/Copying) 35/48dB
Carton Dimensions (W"xD"xH") 22.4" x 21.9" x 18.1"
Carton Weight (lbs) 30.9 lbs.
Unit Dimensions (W"xD"xH") 17.6" x 17.8" x 13.9"
Unit Weight (lbs) 23.1 lbs.
Warranty 1 Year Limited