The Brother MFC-8480DN is an all-in-one black and white laser printer that is suitable for small to medium-sized businesses and is an upgrade to the MFC-8460N. The unit includes print, copy, scan, and fax capabilities to provide all-round office printing functionality. It is more advanced than the MFC-8460N since it includes automatic duplex functionality for double-sided printing, has a front USB port, and is Energy Star qualified, all of which the MFC-8460N lacks.
The MFC-8480DN features high printing and copying speeds at up to 32 pages per minute with a print resolution of 1200 x 1200 dpi. The unit offers a large paper capacity of up to 550 sheets with the optional expandable tray and includes a 50-page automatic document feeder for fast processing of multi-page documents. It has a legal-size document glass for scanning and copying large documents and is capable of flatbed color scanning at a resolution of up to 19,200 x 19,200 dpi. The MFC-8480DN also features a large 5-line LCD for selecting printer options and supports ethernet, USB, and parallel port connectivity. The printer has an MSRP of $449 and comes with a 1 year limited warranty.
- Print Speed: 32ppm Black
- Print Resolution: 1200 x 1200 dpi
- Paper Capacity: 550 Sheets (Standard 250 Sheet Tray, 50 Sheet Multipurpose Tray, 2nd Optional 250 Sheet Tray)
- Interfaces: Ethernet, USB, and Parallel
- Memory: 64MB, upgradeable to 576MB
- 50-Page Automatic Document Feeder
- 33.6Kbps Fax Modem
- 600-Page Fax Memory
- Legal-size document glass
- Automatic duplex printing
- Front USB port
- Flatbed Color Scanning up to 19,200 x 19,200 dpi
- Large 5-Line Backlit LCD
- Energy Star Qualified
- Dimensions: 20.9" x 17.8" x 18.7"
- Cartridges: Standard Yield Toner (Model #TN620 - 3,000 Pages), Drum Unit (Model #DR620 - 25,000 Pages)
- 1 Year Limited Warranty