Pictures

50PRO SCORE
GIVE IT AN OVERALL RATING
2.5 1 5 0
2.5
8 VOTES

The Brother HL-5240 is an ultra high-speed black and white laser printer built for reliable day-in and day-out printing.

Where to buy

Seller Price Seller Rating
Show more
Pros

Relatively small footprint for a laser printer

1 agrees

Consistently fast output, around 30ppm as advertised

1 agrees

Toner cartridges are more affordable than competitors' models

1 agrees

Relatively quiet for this price range, quieter than comparable inkjets

1 agrees
  • Only 3 words are allowed.
Cons

Somewhat noisy and draws a lot of power when waking up

1 agrees

Frequent paper handling problems like creases or jams

1 agrees

Can be difficult to handle special print jobs like envelopes, has a tendency to wrinkle or jam

1 agrees

Lacks LCD screen to identify specific problems, many similar products have this

1 agrees
  • Only 3 words are allowed.
Edit

 

The Brother HL-5240 is an ultra high-speed black and white laser printer built for reliable day-in and day-out printing. The Brother HL-5240 features a super fast 30ppm print speed, a high-quality resolution up to 1200x1200, and versatile paper handling, including letterheads, envelopes, and legal-size paper. In addition, the HL-5240 printer offers both a 250-sheet capacity input tray and a 50-sheet multi-purpose tray, not to mention support for two optional 250-sheet paper trays. The HL-5240 also boasts a one-touch job cancel button that makes it easy and convenient to eliminate unwanted print jobs before they even start to print. The Brother HL-6240 retails for $199.99 and comes with a 1 year limited warranty.

Features
  • B/W Laser Technology
  • USB Direct Interface
  • 250-Sheet Capacity Paper Tray
  • 50-Sheet Capacity Multipurpose Tray
  • Optional 250-Sheet Capacity Paper Tray x2
  • Versatile Paper Handling
  • One-Touch Job Cancel Button
  • 1 Year Limited Warranty
Specifications
  • Technology: B/W Laser
  • Max Black Print Speed: 30ppm
  • Print Resolution: Up to 1200x1200 dpi
  • Standard Paper Capacity: 250
  • Interface: Parallel, USB 2.0
  • Compatibility: Windows, Mac OS, Linux
About Us