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Brother MFC-3820CN
Estimated Street Price: $149.99*
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6-in1 Color Inkjet Multi-Function Center® with Built-in Network
Network-ready†, flatbed color printer, fax (33.6Kbps), copier, scanner, PhotoCapture Center® and PC Fax (send / receive)†. Inkjet printing speeds up to 14ppm mono and 12ppm color and photo-quality printing resolutions up to 4800 x 1200 optimized dpi‡ printing for exceptional color output. Built-in Network† supports multiple PCs on a network for printing, scanning and PC Fax. No PC required for faxing, copying and PhotoCapture Center® . The 16MB dual access memory (up to 480 pages‡) can scan faxes while sending or receiving. 100-sheet paper capacity‡, 20-page ADF‡, USB 2.0 and Ethernet interfaces‡. Compatible with Windows® and Macintosh® OS. TCP/IP support standard.

Print Technology Color Inkjet Technology
Consumable Type 4-Cartridge Ink System
Max. Black Print Speed (ppm) 14ppm Black
Max. Color Print Speed (ppm) 12ppm Color
Print Resolution (maximum dpi) Up to 4800x1200 optimized dpi‡
Printer Driver Compatibility† Windows® & Mac OS®†
Emulation(s) No

Copying Capability B/W & Color Copying
Design Style Flatbed
Max. Automatic Document Feeder Capacity‡ 20-Page ADF
Max. Black Copy Speed (cpm) 12cpm Black
Max. Color Copy Speed (cpm) 10cpm 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 Letter / A4

Scanning Capability B/W & Color Scanning
Max. Interpolated Scan Resolution (dpi)† 9600 dpi‡
Optical Scan Resolution (dpi) 600x2400 dpi
Scanner Driver Compatibility† Windows®/Mac OS®
Document Viewer Software† Includes ScanSoft® PaperPort® for Windows® and Presto!® PageManager® for Mac®
OCR Software† Includes TextBridge® OCR Software for Windows® and Presto!® PageManager® for Mac®

Faxing Capability B/W & Color Faxing
Fax Modem Speed 33.6K bps Super G3 Fax Modem
PC Fax Capability (send/receive)† Yes
Best Transmission Speed (sec)‡ Approx. 3 seconds per page
Call Waiting/ Caller ID/ Distinctive Ring Ready‡ No
Out-of-Paper Reception Yes
Telephone Handset No
External TAD Interface Yes
Total Auto Dial Locations 100 locations
Broadcasting (# of locations) Yes (90 Locations)‡
Quick Scan (Memory Transmission)‡ Approx. 3 sec/page
Fax/Telephone Switch Yes
Fax Page Memory‡ Up to 480 page fax memory
Document Memory Backup No

Paper Handling
Standard Input Paper Capacity (sheets)‡ 100-Sheet Input Capacity
Output Paper Capacity (sheets) 50 sheets
Optional Paper Capacity (sheets) No
Duplex Printing Capability No
Minimum Paper Width/Length (Paper Tray) 3.5"/4"
Maximum Paper Width/Length (Paper Tray) 8.5"/14.0"
Sheet Weight - Paper Tray (max/min) 17-32 lbs.
Minimum Input for ADF (Width/Height) 3.5"/5"
Max Input of ADF (Width/Height) 8.5"/14"
Sheet Weight - ADF (max/min) 17-24 lbs.

Connectivity & Compatibility
Standard Interface(s) USB 2.0 Full SPeed & Ethernet Interfaces
Optional Interface(s) NC-2200W (wireless print server)

Standard Memory (MB) 16 MB Memory
Optional Memory (MB) No

Power & Operating Requirements
ENERGY STAR® Qualified Yes
Power Source AC 120V 50/60Hz
Power Consumption - Sleep/Ready/Copying N/A/13W/35W
Operating Environment: Temperature 50-95° F
Operating Environment: Humidity 20-80% (w/out condensation)
Machine Noise (Ready/Copying) 35/48dB

Dimensions & Weights
Carton Dimensions (W"xD"xH") 22.4" x 21.9" x 18.1"
Carton Weight (lbs) 30.9 lbs.
Unit Dimensions (W"xD"xH") 17.6" x 17.8" x 13.9"
Unit Weight (lbs) 23.1 lbs.

What’s Included
Warranty 1 Year Limited