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Brother MFC-9970CDW
MFC-9970CDW
Estimated Street Price: $699.99*
*Street pricing may vary
Overall Rating: (4.2 out of 5)
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Color Laser All-in-One with Wireless Networking and Duplex
Overview
High-Performance Color Laser All-in-One for your Small Business or Workgroup

The MFC-9970cdw Color Laser All-in-One combines print, copy, scan and fax in one powerful device. It produces high-impact color output at impressive print and copy speeds of up to 30ppm and offers flexible connectivity with wireless, Ethernet and USB interfaces. It features a 5" Color Touch Screen display for easy navigation and menu selection. Also, this flagship model offers automatic duplex print/copy/scan/fax and optional high yield toner cartridges to help lower your operating costs – making this all-in-one a smart choice for a business or workgroup.

Main Features
  • Fast color output. With a print speed up to 30ppm in both color and black, you no longer have to wait for brilliant color output.
  • 5" Color Touch Screen Display. Simple and intuitive display allows for easy navigation and menu selection.
  • Flexible connectivity. Print, scan or send faxes wirelessly as well as the ability to install the MFC on a wired network (via Ethernet) or connect locally to a single computer via USB.
  • Advanced duplex capability. Save paper and reduce costs by printing two-sided documents and booklets. Plus, two-sided scanning using the auto document feeder for copying, scanning and faxing.
  • Expandable paper capacity. You can increase your total paper capacity to 800 sheets by adding an optional 500-sheet letter/legal paper tray‡.
  • Automatic multi-page copying, scanning and faxing. Use the 50-page capacity auto document feeder for copying, scanning or faxing up to legal-size documents.
  • USB Direct Interface. Print PDF and JPEG files directly from or scan to your USB flash memory drive without connecting to your PC.
  • High quality color scanning. Use the legal size document glass to scan a single page or the 50-page capacity auto document feeder to scan multiple pages at a time (up to legal-size).
  • High capacity replacement toner cartridges. Spend less time replacing supplies and help reduce operating costs by using high yield replacement toner cartridges.
  • High-speed faxing. Send and receive faxes quickly in b&w or color using its high-speed 33.6K bps fax modem.
  • One Year On-Site Limited Warranty. Provides industry leading support right to you.
  • Convenient mobile device printing & scanning. Print from your mobile device via‡: Brother™ iPrint&Scan. Plus, wirelessly scan to your mobile device with the Brother™ iPrint&Scan app.
  • Outstanding Customer Support. The Brother™ MFC-9970CDW offers a 1 year on-site 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
Standard Input Paper Capacity (sheets)‡ 300-Sheet Input Capacity
Optional Paper Capacity (sheets) LT-300CL (500 sheets)‡
Multi-purpose Tray 50-Sheet Multi-Purpose Tray Capacity
Duplex Printing Capability Yes
Standard Interface(s) Wireless 802.11b/g, 10/100 Base-TX Ethernet and Hi-Speed USB 2.0
USB Direct Interface/PictBridge‡ Yes/No
Standard Memory (MB) 256MB Memory
Optional Memory (MB) Up to 512MB (DDR2 16 bit, 144pin)‡
Printer Driver Compatibility† Windows® & Mac OS®
Mobile Device Compatibility‡ Brother™ iPrint&Scan free app download for wireless printing from and scanning to your mobile device. For more information, please click here
Emulation(s) PCL-6, BR-Script 3‡
Maximum Monthly Duty Cycle‡ 60,000 printed pages
Recommended Monthly Print Volume‡ 750 to 4,000 pages

Fax
Faxing Capability B/W & Color 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 340 locations
Broadcasting (# of locations) Yes (390 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

Copy
Copying Capability B/W & Color Copying
Design Style Flatbed
Max. Automatic Document Feeder Capacity‡ 50-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 Yes
N in 1 Function 2in1 / 4in1
Poster Function No
Document Glass Size Legal
ID Copy Yes

Scan
Scanning Capability B/W & Color Scanning
Duplex Scanning Yes
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, USB, Network Folder, E-mail Server
Scan File Formats TIFF/BMP/MAX/JPEG/PDF
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
Standard Network Features† Printing, Scanning, PC Fax Send / Receive, I-Fax, Corporate Address Book (LDAP)
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, IPP/IPPS, FTP Client and Server, CIFS Client, TELNET Server, SNMPv1/v2c/v3, HTTP/HTTPS Server, TFTP client and server, SMTP Client, ICMP, LLTD responder, Web Services (Print), SNTP Client, APOP, POP before SMTP, SMTP-AUTH, SSL/TLS (IPPS, HTTPS, SMTP, POP), 802.1x, Kerberos
Supported Network Protocols (IPv6) NDP, RA, DNS resolver, mDNS, LLMNR responder, LPR/LPD, Custom Raw Port/Port9100, IPP/IPPS, FTP Client and Server, CIFS Client, TELNET Server, SNMPv1/v2c/v3, HTTP/HTTPS server, TFTP client and server, SMTP Client, ICMPv6, SNTP Client, LLTD responder, Web Services (Print), APOP, POP before SMTP, SMTP-AUTH, SSL/TLS (IPPS, HTTPS, SMTP, POP), 802.1x, Kerberos
Security Functions Setting Lock, Secure Function Lock, Store Print Log to Network
Wireless Network Security WEP 64/128 bit, WPA-PSK (TKIP/AES), WPA2-PSK (AES), 802.1x (LEAP, EAP-FAST, PEAP, EAP-TLS, EAP-TTLS)
Industry Specific Certifications Cerner Certified, Performance Matters™ Certified
One-Push Wireless Configuration AOSS™, Wi-Fi Protected Setup™ capable routers
Recommended Paper Brands Plain Paper: Xerox 4200DP 20 lb., Hammermill Laser Paper 24 lb., Labels: Avery Laser Label #5160, Glossy Paper
Media Type Plain Paper, Thin Paper, Thick Paper, Thicker Paper, Recycled Paper, Bond, Label, Envelope, Env. Thin, Env. Thick, Glossy Paper‡
Paper Handling Size - Paper Tray Letter, Legal, Executive, Folio, A4, A5, B6
Paper Handling Size - Multi-Purpose Tray Width 2.75" to 8.5", Length 4.57" to 16"
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.
Output Paper Capacity (sheets) 150 sheets (face down)
LCD Display 5" Color Touch Screen
Power Source 110V-120V AC 50/60Hz
Power Consumption - Sleep/Ready/Copying 1.8W/75W/615W
ENERGY STAR® Qualified Yes
Operating Environment: Temperature 50° F - 90.5° F
Operating Environment: Humidity 20-80% (w/out condensation)
Machine Noise (Ready/Copying) 33 dB/57 dB
Carton Dimensions (W"xD"xH") 27.5" x 26.1" x 27.8"
Carton Weight (lbs) 75 lbs.
Unit Dimensions (W"xD"xH") 19.3" x 20.7" x 20.9"
Unit Weight (lbs) 62.8 lbs.
"In-box" Consumables/Yield‡ 1) TN310BK Standard Yield Black Toner Cartridge (2,500 pages)
(1) TN310C/TN310M/TN310Y (1,500 pgs each)
(1) DR310CL Drum Unit (25,000 pgs)
Carton Contents (1) TN310BK Standard Yield Black Toner Cartridge (2,500 pages‡)
(1) TN310C/TN310M/TN310Y (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 On-Site Limited