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Brother MFC-J285DW
MFC-J285DW
Estimated Street Price: $99.99*
*Street pricing may vary
Overall Rating: (4.4 out of 5)
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Compact All-in-One with 1.8" TouchScreen Display plus TouchPanel
Overview
Color Inkjet All-in-One for your Home or Home Office

If you're looking for an easy-to-use, economical color inkjet all-in-one that won't waste valuable workspace, the Brother™ Work Smart™ Series MFC-J285DW may be exactly what you need. In addition to its budget-friendly purchase price, it offers a lower total cost of operation thanks to high-yield replacement ink cartridges‡ and paper-saving duplex printing. Features like the intuitive 1.8" TouchScreen Display with Touch Panel, wireless setup assistant, mobile device printing‡, and free Brother Cloud Apps‡ make this all-in-one an excellent choice for your home/home office.

Main Features
  • Easy Wireless Setup. Easy to setup wireless (802.11b/g/n) networking.
  • Intuitive 1.8" TouchScreen Display plus TouchPanel. TouchPanel allows you to only see the keys you need.
  • Duplex (2-sided) Printing. Help save paper with automatic duplex (2-sided) printing.
  • Fast Color Printing on Demand. Fast print speeds up to 33ppm black and 27ppm. ISO print speeds up to 12 ppm black and 10 ppm color (ISO/IEC 24734).‡
  • Convenient Mobile Device Printing. Wireless printing from your mobile device via‡: AirPrint™, Google Cloud Print™, Brother™ iPrint&Scan and Cortado Workplace.
  • Web Connect. Access popular web services, such as FACEBOOK™ PICASA Web Albums® FLICKR®, GOOGLE DRIVE™, EVERNOTE®, DROPBOX, BOX and SKYDRIVE®‡.
  • Free Brother Cloud App‡. Web-based app from Brother let you capture and convert paper documents directly from your machine.
  • Versatile Scanning. Capabilities to scan using a variety of formats including JPEG, TIFF and PDF to E-mail, OCR and more.
  • Convenient 4-Cartridge Ink System. Only change the cartridge that needs to be replaced.
  • Standard and High Yield Ink Cartridges. Standard and High Yield Ink Cartridges make it economical to maintain.
  • Warranty. 1 year limited warranty and free phone support for the life of your product‡.
Print
Print Technology Color Inkjet Technology
Maximum Printing Size 8.5" x 14" (Legal)
Consumable Type 4-Cartridge Ink System
Max. Black Print Speed (ppm) 33ppm Black‡
Max. Color Print Speed (ppm) 27ppm Color‡
ISO-based Print Speed (black)‡ 12ppm Black‡ (ISO/IEC 24734)
ISO-based Print Speed (color)‡ 10ppm Color‡ (ISO/IEC 24734)
Print Resolution (maximum dpi) Up to 6000 x 1200 dpi‡
Borderless Printing Yes‡
Standard Input Paper Capacity (sheets)‡ Up to 100-Sheet Input Capacity
Duplex Printing Capability Yes
Standard Interface(s) Hi-Speed USB 2.0, Wireless (802.11b/g/n)‡
Printer Driver Compatibility† Windows® / Mac OS®
Mobile Device Compatibility‡ AirPrint™, Google Cloud Print™, Brother™ iPrint&Scan and Cortado Workplace
Emulation(s) GDI
Maximum Monthly Duty Cycle‡ 2,500 Printed Pages
Recommended Monthly Print Volume‡ 50 - 1000 Printed Pages

Fax
Faxing Capability B/W & Color Faxing
Fax Modem Speed 14.4K bps
PC Fax Capability (send/receive)† Yes
Best Transmission Speed (sec)‡ Approx. 7 Sec. Per Page
Call Waiting/ Caller ID/ Distinctive Ring Ready‡ No / Yes / Yes
Out-of-Paper Reception Yes
External TAD Interface Yes
Broadcasting (# of locations) Yes (40 locations)‡
Fax/Telephone Switch Yes
Fax Page Memory‡ Up to 170 Page Fax Memory

Copy
Copying Capability B/W & Color Copying
Design Style Flatbed
ISO-based Copy Speed (color)‡ 5 / 5ipm
Stand-alone Copying No PC Required
Reduction/Enlargement 25% - 400%
Sorting Function Yes
N in 1 Function 2in1/2in1(ID Copy)/4in1
Poster Function Yes
Document Glass Size Letter 8.5" x 11.7"

Scan
Scanning Capability B/W & Color Scanning
Max. Interpolated Scan Resolution (dpi)† 19,200 x 19,200 dpi
Optical Scan Resolution (dpi) 1200 x 2400 dpi (FB)
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
"Scan To" Feature† Image, OCR,Email and File
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® v12 SE with OCR for Windows® and Presto!® PageManager® for Mac®
OCR Software† Includes Scansoft PaperPort® v12 SE with OCR for Windows® and Presto!® PageManager® for Mac®

Other
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/Port9100, FTP Server, SNMPv1/v2c, TFTP server, ICMP, Web Services (Print/Scan)
Wireless Network Security SSID (32 chr), WEP 64/128bit, WPA-PSK (TKIP/AES), WPA2-PSK (AES)
Brother Cloud Apps‡ Outline & Copy, Outline & Remove, Outline and Scan and Notescan
One-Push Wireless Setup WiFi Protected Setup™, AOSS™
Recommended Paper Brands Innobella™ Glossy 8.5" x 11" Photo Paper (BP71GLTR); Innobella™ Glossy 4" x 6" Photo Paper (BP71GP20), Brother Plain Paper BP60MPLTR, Innobella™ Glossy 8.5" x 11 Photo Paper (BP61GLL) and 3M 3410 Transparency Film.
Paper Handling Size - Paper Tray Letter, Legal, Executive, Envelope (C5 Envelope, Com-10, DL Envelope, Monarch), A4, Photo 4"x6", Photo-2L 5"x7", Index Card 5"x8"
Minimum Paper Width/Length (Paper Tray) 4"/6'
Maximum Paper Width/Length (Paper Tray) 8.5"/14"
Sheet Weight - Paper Tray (max/min) 17-58 lbs.
Output Paper Capacity (sheets) 50 sheets
LCD Display 1.8" TouchScreen Display plus TouchPanel
Web Connect‡ FACEBOOK™, PICASA WEB ALBUMS®, FLICKR®, GOOGLE DRIVE™, EVERNOTE®, DROPBOX, BOX and SKYDRIVE®
Power Source AC 100-120V 50/60Hz
ENERGY STAR® Qualified Yes
Operating Environment: Temperature 50 - 95° F
Operating Environment: Humidity 20-80% (w/out condensation)
Machine Noise (Ready/Copying) 50dBA or Less
Carton Dimensions (W"xD"xH") 18.8" x 9.0" x 18.0
Carton Weight (lbs) 20.7 lbs
Unit Dimensions (W"xD"xH") 16.1" x 14.7" x 6.3"
Unit Weight (lbs) 16.8 lbs
"In-box" Consumables/Yield‡ Innobella™
LC101BK‡, LC101C‡, LC101M‡, LC101Y‡
Carton Contents (4) Cartridges L101 Series
CD-ROM – Assembly for Windows and Mac
User's Manual
Quick Setup Guide
Telephone Line Cord
Warranty 1-Year Limited