Take the guesswork out of reordering ink or toner! Engineered to auto-detect low supply levels, Brother intelligent printers automatically generate a replacement order for the specific Brother Genuine ink or toner you need and deliver it directly to you.
The Brother DCP-L5500DN monochrome laser all-in-printer is a great solution for offices and small workgroups. It offers cost-efficient output with its high-yield replacement toner cartridge, fast print and copy speeds up to 42ppm‡, and easy sharing via an Ethernet interface. Advanced security features provide network user authentication to help protect against unauthorized access. Plus, enjoy flexible paper handling with a 250-sheet capacity paper tray, a 50-sheet capacity multi-purpose tray and optional trays to increase total capacity to 1,340 sheets. Quickly scan multi-page documents to a variety of destinations with the 40-page capacity auto document feeder. Plus, a customizable color Touchscreen display provides direct printing from and scanning to popular business cloud services‡.
Fast, high-quality printing and copying. With a print speed of up to 42 pages per minute‡, this multi-function copier is ideal for busy offices.
Cost-efficient output. Help lower your operating costs via a high-yield 8,000-page‡ replacement toner cartridge.
Flexible network connectivity†. Built-in Ethernet interface allows you to share the DCP-L5500DN with multiple users on your network.
Flexible paper handling. Easily handle your large print jobs via an adjustable 250-sheet capacity paper tray and 50-sheet capacity multi-purpose tray. Additional optional paper trays are available in 250-sheet or 520-sheet capacities enabling users to configure the multi-function copier with multiple trays in a way that best meets their application requirements – up to 1,340-sheet total capacity.
Automatic duplex (two-sided) printing. Help save paper and create two-sided documents with automatic duplex printing. Also, create two-sided output from one-sided originals when copying.
40-page capacity auto document feeder. Use for unattended copying or scanning of multi-page documents (up to legal size).
Advanced scanning capabilities‡. Supports multiple scan-to destinations such as E-mail, SSH Server (SFTP), USB, SharePoint, Cloud Services, and Network Folder (CIFS) to easily adapt to your customized workflow.
Convenient mobile device printing and scanning. Print from your mobile device via‡: AirPrint®, Mopria® and Brother iPrint&Scan. Plus, wirelessly scan to your mobile device with the Brother iPrint&Scan app.
Walk-up printing and scanning. A USB Host is located on the front of the machine for printing files from or scanning files to your USB flash memory drive‡.
Advanced security features. Help safeguard sensitive documents and securely connect to the device and your network.
At your side support. 1 year limited warranty with free online, live chat or phone support for the life of your product.
Scan to Mobile, Scan to Searchable PDF, Fax Forward to Cloud / Email, Scan To PowerPoint, Scan To Excel, Scan to Word, Enlarge Text Copy, Print "CreativeCenter" Templates, Attach, Email and Print, Cloud Secure Print, Easy Scan to E-mail
Continuous Scan, Scan Profiles (up to 25), ADF Auto Deskew, Blank Page Skip, ID Scan‡
GOOGLE DRIVE™/GOOGLE DRIVE for Business, ONENOTE, BOX/BOX for Business, EVERNOTE®/EVERNOTE Business, ONEDRIVE/ONEDRIVE for Business, DROPBOX/DROPBOX for Business
Kofax PaperPort™ SE with OCR for Windows, Presto!® PageManager® with OCR for Mac®
Interpolated Scan Resolution‡ (max. dpi)
19200 x 19200 dpi
Mobile Device Scanning‡
Optical Scan Resolution (max. dpi)
1200 x 2400 dpi (flatbed), 1200 x 600 dpi (ADF)
Scan Drivers Included‡
TWAIN, WIA, ICA, ISIS, SANE
Scan File Formats
PDF Single-page/Multi-page (Secure PDF, Searchable PDF, PDF/A), WordPerfect 9/10 (WPD), Microsoft Office Excel (XLSX), Windows Bitmap (BMP), Microsoft Office Word (DOCX), HTML 3.2/4.0 (HTM), JPEG (JPG), PDF Single-page/Multi-page (PDF/A, High Compression PDF, XML Paper Specification (XPS), Portable Network Graphics (PNG), Microsoft Office PowerPoint (PPTX), RTF Word 2000/WordPad (RTF), TIFF Single-page/Multi-page (TIF), Text (TXT), Microsoft Excel 2003 XP (XLS)
"Scan To" Feature‡
Email, E-mail Server (download), Easy Scan to Email‡, PC (File, Email, Image, OCR), FTP, USB Memory Stick, Network Folder (CIFS - Windows only), SharePoint, SSH Server (SFTP), Cloud Services (Web Connect)‡
Maximum capacity based on using 20 lb (bond) paper.
Black Print Speed (max. ppm)
Based on one-sided printing. Change from default setting required.
Approximate toner cartridge yield in accordance with ISO/IEC 19752 (letter/A4). Drum yield is approximately 30,000 pages based on 1 page per job and 50,000 pages based on 3 pages per job [letter/A4 simplex pages]. The number of pages may be affected due to a variety of factors including but not limited to media type and media size. For more information see www.brother.com/pageyield.
Approximate toner cartridge yield in accordance with ISO/IEC 19752 (letter/A4).
USB Host Front: Print/Scan: PDF (up to ver. 1.7), JPEG, XPS and Secure PDF files via your USB flash memory drive Scan: PDF/A, Signed PDF, TIFF (mono) USB 2.0 Standard. USB Mass Storage standard from 16MB to 8GB. Support format: FAT12/FAT16/FAT32.
Images are for illustrative purposes only.
Mobile Device Scanning App‡
Requires connection to a wireless network.
Scan Speeds (maximum)‡
Scan speed measured with all advanced features turned off using LTR size test documents at 300dpi.
"Scan To" Feature†
Scan to E-mail Server requires SMTP/POP3 mail server support. Download from Brother Solutions Center at http://solutions.brother.com. Scan to Network Folder (CIFS) not available for Mac OS®.
Standard Input Paper Capacity (sheets)‡
Maximum capacity based on using 20 lb (bond) paper.
BR-Script3 is PostScript®3™ compatible.
First Time to Print
From Ready Mode and standard tray.
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. AirPrint is a registered trademark of Apple Inc. Mopria® is a registered trademark or service mark of Mopria Alliance, Inc. in the United States and other countries. Unauthorized use is strictly prohibited.
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.
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