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Brother MFC-5840CN
MFC-5840CN
Estimated Street Price: $179.99*
*Street pricing may vary
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6-in-1 Color Inkjet Multi-Function Center®
Overview
Never again print a fax accidentally on glossy paper. The MFC-5840cn includes dual paper trays - one for specialty inkjet paper, the other for plain paper. The MFC-5840cn is designed to give the small office or home office user flexibility. It includes a USB interface to directly connect to your computer and an Ethernet interface to connect to your network router to share printing, scanning, sending faxes as well as access to the PhotoCapture Center® feature.

Print
Print Technology Color Inkjet Technology
Consumable Type 4-Cartridge Ink System
Max. Black Print Speed (ppm) 20ppm Black
Max. Color Print Speed (ppm) 15ppm Color
Print Resolution (maximum dpi) Up to 6000x1200 dpi‡
Borderless Printing Yes‡
Standard Input Paper Capacity (sheets)‡ 350-Sheet Input Capacity
Optional Paper Capacity (sheets) No
Standard Interface(s) USB & 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
Maximum Monthly Duty Cycle‡ 3,000 printed pages

Fax
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 (150 locations)‡
Quick Scan (Memory Transmission)‡ Approx. 3.3 sec/page
Fax/Telephone Switch Yes
Fax Page Memory‡ Up to 400 page fax memory
Fax Page Memory‡ Up to 480 page fax memory
Document Memory Backup No

Copy
Copying Capability B/W & Color Copying
Design Style Flatbed
Max. Automatic Document Feeder Capacity‡ 35-Page ADF
Max. Black Copy Speed (cpm) 17cpm Black
Max. Color Copy Speed (cpm) 11cpm 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

Scan
Scanning Capability B/W & Color Scanning
Max. Interpolated Scan Resolution (dpi)† 19,200 dpi
Optical Scan Resolution (dpi) 1200x2400 dpi
"Scan To" Feature† Email, Image, OCR, File, Card
Scan File Formats TIFF, JPEG, BMP, MAX, HTM, PCX, DCX, PNG, FPX
Scanner Driver Compatibility† Windows®/Mac OS®
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®

PhotoCapture
PhotoCapture Center® Capability Built-in Digital Media Card Drives

Other
Standard Network Features† Printing, Scanning, PC Fax Send, Media Card Drive Access
Supported Network Protocols (IPv4) TCP/IP, RARP, BOOTP, DHCP, APIPA, NetBIOS, WINS, LPR/LPD, Port9100 (SMTP/POP3), Apple®'s Simple Network Configuration
Recommended Paper Brands Brother Inkjet Plain Paper, Brother Matte Inkjet Paper, Brother Glossy Photo Paper and 3M 3410 Transparency Film
Paper Handling Size - Paper Tray No
Minimum Paper Width/Length (Paper Tray) 3.5"/5."
Maximum Paper Width/Length (Paper Tray) 8.5"/14.0"
Sheet Weight - Paper Tray (max/min) 17-48 lbs.
Minimum Input for ADF (Width/Height) 5.8"/5.8"
Max Input of ADF (Width/Height) 8.5"/14"
Sheet Weight - ADF (max/min) 17-24 lbs.
Output Paper Capacity (sheets) 100 sheets
Color LCD No
Power Source AC 120V 50/60Hz
Power Consumption - Sleep/Ready/Copying Less than 5Wh/-/8.5Wh/26Wh
ENERGY STAR® Qualified Yes
Operating Environment: Temperature 41-95° F
Operating Environment: Humidity 20-80% (w/out condensation)
Machine Noise (Ready/Copying) 35/48dB
Carton Dimensions (W"xD"xH") 21.7" x 18.0" x 17.7"
Carton Weight (lbs) 27.6 lbs.
Unit Dimensions (W"xD"xH") 18.1" x 17.0" x 13.4"
Unit Weight (lbs) 22.0 lbs.
"In-box" Consumables/Yield‡ (1) LC41BK (500 pages)
(1) LC41C (400 pages)
(1) LC41M (400 pages)
(1) LC41Y (400 pages)
Carton Contents (4) Cartridges LC41 Series (yields approx. 500 Black, 400 color pages‡)
CD-ROM – Assembly for Windows and Mac
User's Manual
Quick Setup Guide
Telephone Line Cord
Warranty 1 Year Limited