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Brother MFC-L8600CDW
MFC-L8600CDW
Estimated Street Price: $529.99*
*Street pricing may vary
Overall Rating: (5 out of 5)
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Color Laser All-in-One with Wireless Networking and Duplex Printing
Overview
High-Speed Color Laser All-in-One for Small and Medium-Sized Businesses

The Brother™ MFC-L8600CDW is a dependable color laser all-in-one with built-in wireless networking designed for small workgroups in small to medium-sized businesses. It quickly prints at up to 30ppm in color and black and helps reduce costs with paper-saving automatic duplex (two-sided) printing and high-yield replacement toner cartridges‡. Its 300-sheet paper capacity can be expanded to 800 sheets with an optional add-on tray‡. This all-in-one is great for producing high-impact color business prints and copies, plus offers faxing, advanced scanning capabilities, and built-in wireless and wired networking. Easily navigate menus and access popular cloud services‡ via the 3.7" color TouchScreen display. Plus, the MFC-L8600CDW supports printing from and scanning to mobile devices‡.

Main Features
  • High-quality color printing. With print speeds up to 30ppm in both color and black, you no longer have to wait for high-impact business documents.
  • Flexible connectivity. Print, scan or PC fax over your wireless or Ethernet network or connect locally to a single computer via USB‡.
  • Easily print two-sided documents. Using the duplex printing feature, you can help reduce your printing costs and produce professional two-sided documents, presentations and brochures.
  • 3.7" color TouchScreen display. Offers intuitive menu navigation, shortcuts, and scanning to popular cloud services‡ including: BR-DOCS, EVERNOTE®, DROPBOX, GOOGLE DRIVE™, ONENOTE®, and more
  • Convenient mobile device printing & scanning. Print from your mobile device via‡: AirPrint™, Google Cloud Print™, Mopria™, Brother™ iPrint&Scan, Cortado Workplace, and Wi-Fi Direct®. Plus, wirelessly scan to your mobile device with the Brother™ iPrint&Scan app.
  • Flexible paper handling. The MFC-L8600CDW features a 250-sheet capacity tray that is adjustable for letter or legal-size paper, plus a 50-sheet capacity multi-purpose tray. An optional 500-sheet capacity paper tray‡ is available for additional capacity.
  • Advanced scanning capabilities. Supports a variety of "scan to" functions including: E-mail, file, image, OCR, FTP, Secure FTP, Microsoft® SharePoint®, USB, Network Folder (CIFS - Windows® only) and E-mail Server‡. Advanced scanning features including base color (background) removal, ID Scan‡ continuous scanning‡ and blank page skip‡ help ensure your scans come out right the first time.
  • 35-page capacity auto document feeder. Convenient for copying, scanning or faxing multi-page documents (up to legal size).
  • Cost-efficient printing. Spend less time replacing supplies and help reduce operating costs by using high-yield replacement toner cartridges (approx. 4,000 pages‡ black/3,500 pages‡ color).
  • Help control your printing costs. Use the Secure Function Lock feature to set page counts or restrict printing on a per user or group basis (supports up to 100 users).
  • Walk-up printing and scanning. Features a front-access USB Direct Interface to directly print from and scan to your USB flash memory drive‡.
  • Advanced security features. Provides a wide-range of security features including: secure print, Secure Function Lock, SSL, Enterprise Security (802.1x), and network user authentication and corporate email address lookup via Active Directory (using LDAP).
  • Outstanding customer support. The Brother™ MFC-L8600CDW offers a 1 year limited warranty with free phone support for the life of your product.
Print
Print Technology Color Laser Technology
Consumable Type 4 Toner Cartridges and Drum
Max. Black Print Speed (ppm) 30ppm Black
Max. Color Print Speed (ppm) 30ppm Color
Print Resolution (maximum dpi) Up to 2400 x 600 dpi
Printer Driver Compatibility† Windows® & Mac OS® & Linux
Emulation(s) PCL6, BR-Script 3‡

Copy
Copying Capability B/W & Color Copying
Design Style Flatbed
Max. Automatic Document Feeder Capacity‡ 35-Page ADF
Max. Black Copy Speed (cpm) 30cpm Black
Max. Color Copy Speed (cpm) 30cpm Color
Stand-alone Copying Yes (no PC required)
Reduction/Enlargement 25% - 400%
Sorting Function Yes
Duplex Copying No
N in 1 Function 2in1 / 4in1
Poster Function No
Document Glass Size Letter / A4
ID Copy Yes

Scan
Scanning Capability B/W & Color Scanning
Scan Drivers Included ‡ TWAIN, WIA, ICA, ISIS, SANE
Duplex Scanning No
Max. Interpolated Scan Resolution (dpi)† 19,200 dpi x 19,200 dpi
Optical Scan Resolution (dpi) Up to 1200 x 2400 dpi‡,
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† E-mail, Image, OCR, File, FTP, Secure FTP, USB, Microsoft® SharePoint®, Network Folder (CIFS- Windows® only), E-mail Server‡
Scan File Formats TIFF/Multi-page TIFF/BMP/PNG/JPEG/PDF/Secure PDF/Searchable PDF/XML/DOCX/PPTX
Scanner Driver Compatibility† Windows®/Mac OS®
Document Viewer Software† Includes Nuance™ PaperPort™ SE with OCR for Windows® and Presto!® PageManager® for Mac®
OCR Software† Includes Nuance™ PaperPort™ SE with OCR for Windows® and Presto!® PageManager® for Mac®

Fax
Faxing Capability B/W Faxing
Fax Modem Speed 33.6K bps
PC Fax Capability (send/receive)† Yes
Best Transmission Speed (sec)‡ Approx. 2.5 seconds per page
Duplex Faxing Yes
Call Waiting/ Caller ID/ Distinctive Ring Ready‡ No/No/Yes
Out-of-Paper Reception Yes
External TAD Interface Yes
Total Auto Dial Locations 300 locations
Broadcasting (# of locations) Yes (350 locations)‡
Quick Scan (Memory Transmission)‡ Approx. 2.5 sec/page
Fax/Telephone Switch Yes
Fax Page Memory‡ Up to 500 page fax memory
Auto Fax Receive Date/Time Header Yes (Monochrome only)
Document Memory Backup Yes

Paper Handling
Standard Input Paper Capacity (sheets)‡ 250-Sheet Input Capacity
Multi-purpose Tray 50-Sheet Multi-Purpose Tray Capacity
Output Paper Capacity (sheets) 150 sheets (face down)
Optional Paper Capacity (sheets) LT-320CL (500 sheets)‡
Duplex Printing Capability Yes
Paper Handling Size - Paper Tray Letter, Legal, Executive, Folio, A4, A5, B6
Paper Handling Size - Multi-Purpose Tray Width 3.0" to 8.5", Length 5.0" to 14"
Sheet Weight - Paper Tray (max/min) 16-28 lbs.
Sheet Weight - Multi-purpose Tray (max/min) 16-43 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.
Recommended Paper Brands Plain Paper: Xerox 4200 20 lb., Hammermill Laser Paper 24 lb., Labels: Avery Laser Label #5160, Glossy Paper: NewPage Futura Laser Gloss 80 lb Text/32 lb Bond, Xerox Digital Color Elite Gloss
Media Type Plain Paper, Thin Paper, Thick Paper, Thicker Paper, Recycled Paper, Bond, Label, Envelope, Env. Thin, Env. Thick, Glossy Paper‡

Connectivity & Compatibility
Standard Interface(s) Wireless 802.11b/g/n, 10/100 Base-TX Ethernet and Hi-Speed USB 2.0
USB Direct Interface/PictBridge‡ Yes/No
Standard Network Features† Printing, Scanning, PC Fax
Mobile Device Compatibility‡ AirPrint™, Google Cloud Print™, Mopria™, Brother™ iPrint&Scan, Cortado Workplace, and Wi-Fi Direct®
Web Connect‡ BR-DOCS, GOOGLE DRIVE™, EVERNOTE®, ONEDRIVE®, ONENOTE®, DROPBOX, BOX, FACEBOOK™, FLICKR®, and PICASA Web Albums™
Brother Cloud Apps‡ Office Print, Outline&Copy, Outline&Scan, Easy Scan to E-mail, NoteScan, Office Doc Creator, CreativeCenter®,
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, POP3, SMTP Client, IPP/IPPS, FTP Client and Server, CIFS Client, TELNET Server, SNMPv1/v2c/v3, HTTP/HTTPS server, TFTP client and server, ICMP, Web Services (Print/Scan), SNTP Client, LDAP, IMAP4
Supported Network Protocols (IPv6) NDP, RA, DNS resolver, mDNS, LLMNR responder, LPR/LPD, Custom Raw Port/Port9100, IPP/IPPS, POP3, SMTP Client, FTP Client and Server, CIFS Client, TELNET Server, SNMPv1/v2c/v3, HTTP/HTTPS server, TFTP client and server, ICMPv6, SNTP Client, LDAP, Web Services (Print/Scan), IMAP4
One-Push Wireless Configuration AOSS™, Wi-Fi Protected Setup™ capable routers

General
LCD Display Yes, 3.7" Color TouchScreen display
Standard Memory (MB) 256MB Memory
Optional Memory (MB) Yes (max. memory up to 512MB)‡
Toner Save Mode Yes
Maximum Monthly Duty Cycle‡ 40,000 printed pages
Recommended Monthly Print Volume‡ Up to 3,000 pages

Security Features
Wireless Network Security WEP 64/128 bit, WPA-PSK (TKIP/AES), WPA2-PSK (AES), 802.1x (LEAP, EAP-FAST, PEAP, EAP-TLS, EAP-TTLS)
Security Functions Secure Print, Setting Lock, Secure Function Lock, Store Print Log to Network, Active Directory (LDAP)
802.1x Enterprise Security EAP-MD5, EAP-FAST, PEAP, EAP-TLS, EAP-TTLS (Ethernet),LEAP, EAP-FAST, PEAP, EAP-TLS, EAP-TTLS (Wireless)

Power & Operating Requirements
ENERGY STAR® Qualified Yes
Power Source 110V-120V AC 50/60Hz
Power Consumption - Deep Sleep / Ready / Printing / Copying 1.7W/65W/565W
Operating Environment: Temperature 50° F - 90.5° F
Operating Environment: Humidity 20-80% (w/out condensation)
Machine Noise (Ready/Copying) 28 dB/55 dB
EPA ENERGY STAR® TEC Value 1.833 kWh/Week

Dimensions & Weights
Carton Dimensions (W"xD"xH") 25.1" x 21.5" x 25.6"
Carton Weight (lbs) 74.1 lbs.
Unit Dimensions (W"xD"xH") 16.1" x 19.8" x 19.4"
Unit Weight (lbs) 63.5 lbs.

What’s Included
"In-box" Consumables/Yield‡ 1) TN331BK Standard Yield Black Toner Cartridge (2,500 pages)
(1) TN331C/TN331M/TN331Y (1,500 pgs each)
(1) DR331CL Drum Unit (25,000 pgs)
Carton Contents (1) TN331BK Standard Yield Black Toner Cartridge (2,500 pages‡)
(1) TN331C/TN310M/TN331Y (1,500 pgs‡ each)
(1) DR310CL Drum Unit (25,000 pgs‡)
Installation CD-ROM
AC Power Cord
Quick Setup Guide and Basic User's Guide
Warranty 1 Year Limited