Color Inkjet All-in-One for Home / Home Office

Printers, AIOs, & Fax Machines

Discontinued Product

Connectivity & Compatibility

Standard Interface(s)
USB 2.0 & PictBridge


Black Copy Speed (max. cpm)
18cpm Black‡
Color Copy Speed (max. cpm)
16cpm Color‡
Copying Capability
B/W & Color Copying
Design Style
Document Glass Size
Letter 8.5" x 11.7"
N in 1 Function
2 in 1 / 4 in 1 (mono only)
Poster Function
Stand-alone Copying
No PC Required

Dimensions & Weights

Carton Dimensions (W"xD"xH")
18.5" x 8.5" x 17.8"
Carton Weight (lbs)
19.2 lbs.
Unit Dimensions (W"xD"xH")
15.7" x 14.2" x 5.9"
Unit Weight (lbs)
15.4 lbs.


LCD Size (characters/lines)
16 Characters/1 Line
Maximum Monthly Duty Cycle‡
2,500 Printed Pages

Paper Handling

Maximum Input of ADF (Width/Height)
Maximum Paper Width/Length (Paper Tray)
8.5" x 14.0"
Media Type
Color Inkjet Technology
Minimum Paper Width/Length (Paper Tray)
Output Paper Capacity (sheets)
Paper Handling Size - Paper Tray
Letter, Legal, Executive, A4, Photo (4"x6", 3.5"x5", 5x7, 5x8)
Recommended Paper Brands
Brother Inkjet Plain Paper (BP60PL), Brother Matte Inkjet Paper (BP60ML), Innobella™ Glossy 8.5" x 11" Photo Paper (BP61GLL); Innobella™ Glossy 4" x 6" Photo Paper (BP61GLP), and 3M 3410 Transparency Film.
Sheet Weight - Paper Tray (min/max)
17-58 lb.
Standard Input Paper Capacity (sheets)‡
Up to 100-Sheet Input Capacity


Media Drive Compatibility
Compact Flash®, Memory Stick®/Pro®; xD-Picture Card™ Type M/H, and Secure Digital™ media cards.

Power & Operating Requirements

ENERGY STAR ® Certified
Machine Noise (Ready/Copying)
50dB or less
Operating Environment: Humidity
20-80% (w/out condensation)
Operating Environment: Temperature
50-95° F
Power Consumption - Sleep/Ready/Copying
3/5/17 W
Power Source
AC 120V 50/60Hz


Black Print Speed (max. ppm)
25ppm Black‡
Borderless Printing
Color Print Speed (max. ppm)
20ppm Color‡
Consumable Type
4-Cartridge Ink System
First Time to Print
0 Seconds
Maximum Printing Size
Up to 8.5" x 14 (Legal)
Print Resolution (max. dpi)
Up to 6000 x 1200 dpi‡
Print Technology
Color Inkjet Technology
Printer Driver Compatibility†
Windows® & Mac OS®


Document Viewer Software / OCR Software†
Includes Scansoft PaperPort® SE with OCR for Windows® and Presto!® PageManager® for Mac®
Interpolated Scan Resolution (max. dpi)†
19,200 X 19,200 (XP®/Vista® using scanner utility)
OCR Software†
Includes Scansoft PaperPort® SE with OCR for Windows® and Presto!® PageManager® for Mac®
"Scan To" Feature†
E-mail, Image, OCR, File, Media Cards

What’s Included

Carton Contents‡
LC-51 Series Ink Cartridges, CD-R Softeware, Quick Set-up Quide & Owner's Manual
"In-box" Consumables/Yield‡
LC-51BK (500 pages) LC-51C (400 pages) LC-51M (400 pages) LC-51Y (400 pages)
1-Year Exchange Express Limited
  1. If free shipping is indicated above: free ground shipping on orders over $49.99 within the contiguous U.S. See Shipping Policy for details and conditions.

*Prices May Vary

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