A Compact, User-Friendly All-in-One TouchScreen DisplayThe Brother™ MFC-J280w is a compact and easy-to-use inkjet all-in-one TouchScreen Display unit that allows you to print, copy, scan and fax. Its stylish design with patterned lid will complete your modern office. Share this AIO printer with multiple computers on a network using the wireless (802.11b/g/n) network connection. Built-in fax allows you to send and receive documents without using your computer. The 1.9" TouchScreen color LCD display plus Touch Panel controls are ideal for interactive and easy to use menu navigation. Fast print speeds up to 33 ppm black/ 26 ppm color (Fast mode)*; ISO standard 10 ppm black / 8ppm color (ISO/IEC 24734)±. Compatible with Brother™ iPrint&Scan free app download that allows you to print images (JPEG and PDF) from and scan to your Apple® Android™, or Windows®: Phone 7 (JPEG only) mobile device±. The 4-cartridge ink system allows you to change only the cartridge that needs to be replaced.
Maximum capacity based on using 20 lb (bond) paper.
Best Transmission Speed (approx. sec./page)‡
Based on ITU-T test chart with highest available coding method and standard resolution.
Black Print Speed (max. ppm)
Click here for print speed methodology.
Borderless printing is available for Letter, 4"x6", 5"x8", 5"x7", A4, A6, 3.9"x5.8" and 5.8"x7.8" paper sizes.
Broadcasting (# of locations)
Distinctive Ring Detection Ready‡
Check with local phone company for service availability.
Fax Page Memory‡
Based on Brother #1 Chart at standard resolution with MMR compression
Actual yield of starter cartridge will be approx. 80% of replacement LC71 cartridge series, due to ink system initialization process. Approximate page yields in accordance with ISO 24711. For more page yield information see www.brother.com/pageyield.
ISO-based Print Speed (black)‡
Based on ISO/IEC 24734. Click here for inkjet print speed methodology.
Maximum Monthly Duty Cycle‡
Maximum number of printed pages per month and can be used to compare designed durability between like Brother products. For maximum printer life, it is best to choose a printer with a duty cycle that far exceeds your print requirements.
Mobile Device Compatibility‡
Requires connection to a wireless network. For more details regarding Brother iPrint&Scan app visit www.connectprintshare.com
PC Fax Capability (send/receive)†
PC Fax Send and Receive Black and White only. PC Fax Send Only for Mac OS® users.
Recommended Monthly Print Volume‡
The recommended range of monthly printed pages to achieve the best possible performance and printer life. Printers are intended to handle occasional usage beyond this range with little or no effect. Consistently printing above the recommended print volume, however, may adversely affect the print quality or life of the machine. It is always best to choose a printer with an appropriate recommended print volume to allow for any anticipated increase in printing needs.