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Brother MFC-8220
MFC-8220
Estimated Street Price: $299.99*
*Street pricing may vary
Overall Rating: (4.2 out of 5)
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Business Laser All-in-One
Overview
Its compact design and easy-to-use control panel make this model the ideal solution for your home office, small-to-medium size business or large corporation. The three-color LCD and three function key mode buttons allow for easy operation and clear visibility. An optional 250-sheet paper tray‡ is available for increasing your total paper capacity to 500 sheets.

Main Features
  • Fast printing and copying. Offers print and copy speeds of up to 21 pages per minute.
  • Superior quality laser output. With up to 2400 x 600 dpi print resolution, you can produce professional documents.
  • 30-page capacity auto document feeder‡. A quick and easy way to copy, fax or scan multi-page documents.
  • Large, expandable paper capacity. Features a 250-sheet paper tray adjustable for letter or legal size paper. You can also install an optional 2nd 250-sheet paper tray‡ to increase your total paper capacity to 500 sheets.
  • PCL6 and BR-Script 3 emulations‡. It can handle all of your printing, including documents with a variety of fonts and graphics.
  • USB and parallel interfaces‡. Provides the flexibility of connecting to your computer via USB or Parallel or even to two computers.
  • High-speed fax modem. Its 33.6K bps fax modem provides quick fax transmission.
  • High yield replacement toner cartridge‡. You get more for your money while lowering your cost per page.
  • Outstanding customer support. The Brother™ MFC-8220 offers a 1 year limited warranty with free phone support for the life of your product.
Print
Print Technology B/W Laser Technology
Consumable Type Toner Cartridge & Drum Unit
Max. Black Print Speed (ppm) 21ppm Black
Print Resolution (maximum dpi) Up to 2400 x 600 dpi
Standard Input Paper Capacity (sheets)‡ 250-Sheet Input Capacity
Optional Paper Capacity (sheets) LT-5000 (250 sheets)‡
Standard Interface(s) Parallel & USB Interfaces
Optional Interface(s) NC-9100H (internal ethernet option)‡
Standard Memory (MB) 32MB Memory
Optional Memory (MB) Yes (up to 160MB)‡
Printer Driver Compatibility† Windows® & Mac OS®†
Mobile Device Compatibility‡ No
Emulation(s) PCL-6 & BR-Script 3‡
Maximum Monthly Duty Cycle‡ 20,000 printed pages
Recommended Monthly Print Volume‡ 500 to 3,000 pages

Fax
Faxing Capability B/W Faxing
Fax Modem Speed 33.6K bps Super G3 Fax Modem
PC Fax Capability (send/receive)† Yes
Best Transmission Speed (sec)‡ Approx. 2 seconds per page
Call Waiting/ Caller ID/ Distinctive Ring Ready‡ Yes/Yes/Yes
Out-of-Paper Reception Yes
Telephone Handset Corded telephone handset
External TAD Interface Yes
Total Auto Dial Locations 332 locations
Broadcasting (# of locations) Yes (382 Locations)
Quick Scan (Memory Transmission)‡ Approx. 2 sec/page
Fax/Telephone Switch Yes
Fax Page Memory‡ Up to 600 page fax memory
Document Memory Backup Yes

Copy
Copying Capability B/W Copying
Design Style Traditional Sheetfed
Max. Automatic Document Feeder Capacity‡ 30-Page ADF
Max. Black Copy Speed (cpm) 21cpm Black
Stand-alone Copying No PC Required
Reduction/Enlargement 25% - 400%
Sorting Function Yes (ADF only)
N in 1 Function 2in1 / 4in1
Poster Function No

Scan
Scanning Capability B/W Scanning
Max. Interpolated Scan Resolution (dpi)† 9600 dpi
Optical Scan Resolution (dpi) 300 x 600 dpi
Mobile Device Scanning App‡ No
"Scan To" Feature† Email, Image, OCR, File†‡
Scan File Formats TIFF/BMP/MAX
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®

Other
Recommended Paper Brands Plain Paper: Xerox 4200DP 20 lb., Hammermill Laser Paper 24 lb.
Recycled Paper: Xerox Recycled Supreme
Transparency: 3M CG 3300
Labels: Avery Laser Label #5160
Media Type Plain, Bond, Envelopes, Labels, Transparencies
Paper Handling Size - Paper Tray Letter, Legal, A4, B5, A5, Executive
Paper Handling Size - Multi-Purpose Tray Letter, Legal, Executive, A4, A5, A6, B5, B6, Envelopes, Custom Sizes (2.75-8.5" (w), 4.57-14" (l))
Sheet Weight - Paper Tray (max/min) 16-42 lbs.
Minimum Input for ADF (Width/Height) 5.8"/5"
Max Input of ADF (Width/Height) 8.5"/14"
Sheet Weight - ADF (max/min) 16-28 lbs.
Output Paper Capacity (sheets) 150 sheets
LCD Display Yes (3-color)
Power Source AC 120V 50/60Hz
Power Consumption - Sleep/Ready/Copying 14Wh/75Wh/1090Wh
Operating Environment: Temperature 50-91° F
Operating Environment: Humidity 20-80% (w/out condensation)
Machine Noise (Ready/Copying) 30 dB / 53 dB
Carton Dimensions (W"xD"xH") 21.3" x 22.2" x 18.0"
Carton Weight (lbs) 36.8 lbs.
Unit Dimensions (W"xD"xH") 17.0" x 17.8" x 13.2"
Unit Weight (lbs) 25.6 lbs.
"In-box" Consumables/Yield‡ (1) TN540 Standard Yield Toner Cartridge (3,500 Pages)
(1) DR510 Drum Unit (20,000 Pages)
Carton Contents (1) TN 540 Standard Yield Toner Cartridge (yields approx. 3,500 pages‡)
(1) DR510 Drum Unit (yields approx. 20,000 pages‡)
User's Guide
Quick Setup Guide
AC Power Cord
Telephone Line Cord
Handset
Paper Ejection Tray
Software CD-ROM for Windows®
Software CD-ROM for Mac®
Warranty 1 Year Limited