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Brother MFC-6490CW
MFC-6490CW
Estimated Street Price: $299.99*
*Street pricing may vary
Overall Rating: (4.1 out of 5)
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Professional Series Inkjet All-in-One Printer with up to 11" x 17" Printing and Dual Paper Trays
Overview
The Professional Series MFC-6490CW color inkjet All-in-One is perfect for creating impressive everyday business documents such as reports, presentations, spreadsheets, proposals and more! Plus, it offers the ultimate in versatility with up to ledger (11"x17") size print / copy / scan / fax. Also includes up to 6000 x 1200 dpi‡ high quality resolutions, Widescreen 3.3" color LCD display, uses high yield ink cartridges and includes a 2-year limited warranty.

Main Features
  • High Impact Printing. Up to ledger (11" x 17") paper printing- great for presentations, spreadsheets, signs, photos and more!
  • Fast Color Printing on Demand. With speeds up to 35ppm black and 28ppm color‡.
  • Versatile Printing, Scanning, Copying & Faxing Print, scan, copy or fax a wide variety of document sizes up to 11" x 17" (Ledger) on the document glass or through the 50-sheet auto document feeder.
  • Built-in Wireless & Wired Interfaces. Allows you to share the MFC now or in the future. Just plug it into your wired or wireless router and share it to print, scan, PC Fax‡ and access to the digital camera media cards‡ or USB flash memory‡.
  • Versatile Paper Handling. Dual paper trays provide a total of 400-sheet capacity. Tray 1 holds up to 150 sheets of 3.5” x 5” to ledger 11" x 17" sized. Tray 2 holds up to 250 sheets of letter up to ledger 11" x 17" sized paper.
  • Direct Photo Printing. Print photos directly from your digital camera's media cards, PictBridge-enabled camera, or USB Flash Memory.
  • Secure Function Lock. Allows you to restrict public access to certain machine functions such as Fax, Copy, Scan and Print.
  • Brother™ iPrint&Scan. Free app download for wireless printing (JPEG, PDF & web page) from and scanning to your Apple®, Android™ or Windows® Phone 7 mobile device‡.
  • High Yield 4-Cartridge Ink System. Both standard and high yield ink cartridges are available. Our efficient 4-cartridge system means that you only change the cartridge that needs to be replaced‡.
  • Professional Print Resolutions. With droplet sizes as small as 1.5 picoliters and high resolutions up to 6000 x 1200dpi‡.
  • Widescreen 3.3" Color LCD Display. Edit and enhance images, preview faxes and easy to read help menus.
  • 2-Year Express Exchange Limited Warranty. Provides assurance and reliability.
Print
Print Technology Color Inkjet Technology
Maximum Printing Size Up to 11" x 17" (Ledger)
Consumable Type 4-Cartridge Ink System
Max. Black Print Speed (ppm) 35ppm Black‡
Max. Color Print Speed (ppm) 28ppm Color‡
Print Resolution (maximum dpi) Up to 6000 x 1200 dpi‡
Borderless Printing Yes‡
Printer Driver Compatibility† Windows® / Mac OS®
Emulation(s) GDI

Copy
Copying Capability B/W & Color Copying
Design Style Flatbed
Max. Automatic Document Feeder Capacity‡ 50-Sheet ADF
Max. Black Copy Speed (cpm) 23cpm Black
Max. Color Copy Speed (cpm) 20cpm 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 Ledger 11.7" x 17"

Scan
Color/Black & White Scanning B/W & Color Scanning
Scanning Capability B/W & Color Scanning
Max. Interpolated Scan Resolution (dpi)† 19,200 x 19,200dpi‡
Optical Scan Resolution (dpi) 1200 x 2400 dpi‡
Mobile Device Scanning App‡ BBrother™ iPrint&Scan free app download for wireless printing (JPEG, PDF & web page) from and scanning to your Apple® or Android™ mobile device
"Scan To" Feature† E-mail, Image, E-mail Server, FTP, OCR, Media Cards, File and USB Flash Memory Drive
Scan File Formats TIFF, JPEG, BMP, MAX, HTM, PCX, DCX, PNG, FPX ,PDF
Scanner Driver Compatibility† Windows®/Mac OS®
Document Viewer Software† Includes Scansoft PaperPort® v11 SE with OCR for Windows® and Presto!® PageManager® for Mac®
OCR Software† Includes Scansoft PaperPort® v11 SE with OCR for Windows® and Presto!® PageManager® for Mac®

Fax
Faxing Capability B/W & Color Faxing
Fax Modem Speed Hi-Speed Super G3 33.6K bps Fax Modem
PC Fax Capability (send/receive)† Yes
Best Transmission Speed (sec)‡ Approx. 3 Sec. Per Page
Call Waiting/ Caller ID/ Distinctive Ring Ready‡ Yes
Out-of-Paper Reception Yes
Telephone Handset No
External TAD Interface Yes
Broadcasting (# of locations) Yes (256 locations)‡
Fax/Telephone Switch Yes
Fax Page Memory‡ Up to 480 Page Fax Memory
Document Memory Backup Yes/24 Hours

Paper Handling
Standard Input Paper Capacity (sheets)‡ Up to 400-Sheet Input Capacity
Multi-purpose Tray N/A
Output Paper Capacity (sheets) 50-Sheets
Paper Handling Size - Paper Tray (Tray 1) Letter, Legal, Ledger, Executive, Envelope (C5 Envelope, Com-10, DL Envelope, Monarch, JE4 Envelope), A3, A4, A5, Photo 4"x6", 3.5"x5", 5"x7", 5"x8", (Tray 2) Letter, Legal, Ledger
Minimum Paper Width/Length (Paper Tray) (Tray 1) 3.5"/5.0", (Tray 2) 8.5"/11"
Maximum Paper Width/Length (Paper Tray) Ledger 11" x 17"
Sheet Weight - Paper Tray (max/min) (Tray 1) 17-28 lbs. (Tray 2) 17-58 lbs.
Minimum Input for ADF (Width/Height) 5.8"/5.8"
Max Input of ADF (Width/Height) Ledger 11" x 17"
Sheet Weight - ADF (max/min) 17-24 lbs.
Recommended Paper Brands Brother Inkjet Plain Paper (BP60PL), Brother Matte Inkjet Paper (BP60ML), Brother Ledger Plain Inkjet Paper (BPPLGR), Innobella™ Ledger Glossy Paper (BP71GLGR), Innobella™ Glossy 8.5" x 11" Photo Paper (BP71GLTR); Innobella™ Glossy 4" x 6" Photo Paper (BP71GP20), and 3M 3410 Transparency Film.
Media Type Color Inkjet Technology

Connectivity & Compatibility
Standard Interface(s) Hi-Speed USB 2.0, Ethernet, Wireless (802.11b/g),PictBridge Interface, Media Card Slots and USB Flash Memory Drive
Standard Network Features† Printing, Scanning, PC Fax, Media Card & USB Flash Memory Drive
Mobile Device Compatibility‡ Brother™ iPrint&Scan free app download for wireless printing (JPEG, PDF & web page) from and scanning to your Apple®, Android™ or Windows® Phone 7 mobile device
Supported Network Protocols (IPv4) ARP, RARP, BOOTP, DHCP, APIPA (Auto IP), NetBIOS/WINS, LPR/LDP, Custom Raw Port/Port9100, DNS Resolver, mDNS, FTP Server, TELNET, SNMPv1, TFTP, Scanner Port, Web Services, SMTP Client, POP before SMTP, SMTP-AUTH, POP3, APOP, FTP Client
Supported Network Protocols (IPv6) (Turned off as default) NDP, RA, LPR/LPD, Custom Raw Port/Port9100, mDNS, FTP Server, TELNET, SNMPv1, TFTP, Scanner Port, Web Services, SMTP Client, POP before SMTP, SMTP-AUTH, POP3, APOP, FTP Client
One-Push Wireless Setup Secure Easy Setup™, WiFi Protected Setup™, AOSS™

General
LCD Display Widescreen 3.3" Color LCD Display
Toner Save Mode No
Maximum Monthly Duty Cycle‡ 5,000 Printed Pages
Recommended Monthly Print Volume‡ 250 - 2000 Printed Pages

Security Features
Wireless Network Security SSID (32 chr), WEP 64/128bit, WPA-PSK (TKIP:AES), WPA2-PSK(AES)

Power & Operating Requirements
ENERGY STAR® Qualified Yes
Power Source AC 100-120V 50/60Hz
Power Consumption - Sleep/Ready/Copying 4/6/29 W
Operating Environment: Temperature 50-95° F
Operating Environment: Humidity 20-80% (w/out condensation)
Machine Noise (Ready/Copying) 50dB or Less

Dimensions & Weights
Carton Dimensions (W"xD"xH") 25.8" x 23.5" x 18.1"
Carton Weight (lbs) 47.1 lbs.
Unit Dimensions (W"xD"xH") 21.3" x 19.2" x 12.7"
Unit Weight (lbs) 34.4 lbs.

What’s Included
"In-box" Consumables/Yield‡ Innobella™
LC65BK-HY‡, LC65C-HY‡, LC65M-HY‡, LC65Y-HY‡
Carton Contents (4) Cartridges LC65 High Yield Series
CD-ROM – Assembly for Windows and Mac
User's Manual
Quick Setup Guide
Telephone Line Cord
Warranty 2-Year Express Exchange Limited