- 14 August 2012 09:30
Faster printing, winning results - Brother designs new Monochrome Laser Printer and Multi-Function Centre® Series for professional use
• Work faster with high-speed printing up to 40 pages per minute
• Share your printer with wired and wireless connectivity
• Save paper with automatic 2-sided (duplex) printing
• Print direct anywhere with Web Connect and Mobile Printing
• Scan and copy multiple pages in one go with Automatic Document Feeder (ADF)
• Save on cost per page with optional super high-yield toners of up to 12,000 pages
Sydney, Australia - 14 August 2012 – Brother International Australia today announced the introduction of eight enhanced models to its existing line-up of monochrome laser printers and Multi-Function Centres®. The new range includes the HL-6180DW^, HL-5470DW, HL-5450DN and HL-5440D monochrome laser printers and the MFC-8950DW^, MFC-8910DW, MFC-8510DN and DCP-8155DN monochrome laser Multi-Function Centres®.
The entire range has been tailored to meet the daily needs of today’s businesses and large corporations by providing high-quality, reliable and cost-effective prints. Brother’s enhanced monochrome laser series also boasts faster printing speed of up to 40 pages per minute.
“With the ability to print up to 40ppm and other new exciting features, Brother is proud that our monochrome laser printers and Multi-Function Centres® are one of the most all-rounded printing solutions businesses can depend on,” said Kelly Wilson, Brother International Australia Brand and Marketing Manager.
The improved feature set also includes automatic 2-sided printing, copying, scanning and faxing to provide cost, paper and time savings as well as a standard 500 sheet** paper tray that is expandable to 1050 sheets**. Selected models also have networking capabilities and wireless connectivity with convenient LCD screens.
The new and innovative “Web Connect” function, found in the MFC-8950DW, allows users to connect directly to the Internet to upload and share files. Furthermore, users can also opt to scan and share photos or documents directly to popular online cloud storage services such as Google Docs, Dropbox and Evernote.
Increasing convenience even further, Brother has also enabled Mobile Print in all the new models (except HL-5440D). With Mobile Print, consumers will now be able to print anytime, anywhere from mobile devices such as Apple or Android phones and tablets. The driverless printing supports various platforms, such as the Google Cloud Print, Apple Air-Print® and Wi-Fi Direct (applicable for wireless models only).
The new monochrome laser series come with three options of toners – a standard-yield, high-yield or super high-yield cartridges** to meet different consumer printing needs. To reduce printing costs, consumers can choose to use the super high-yield toner cartridges which can deliver approximately 12,000* pages of prints. The range also has strong eco-credentials and is ENERGY STAR certified.
Pricing and Availability
Vendor: Brother International Australia Pty Ltd
Warranty: 1 year return to base (RTB). For Brother’s warranty statement click here
Available: Available from authorised Brother Retailers and distributors nationally
| Model || RRP
|| PPM || Duplex || Network || Wireless || Toner |
| HL-6180DW^ ||$549||40ppm || Y || Y || Y || TN-3310/3340/3360 |
| HL-5470DW || $379 || 38ppm ||
Y || Y || Y || TN-3310/3340 |
HL-5450DN || $329 || 38ppm || Y || Y || - || TN-3310/3340 |
| HL-5440D ||$279||38ppm || Y || - || - || TN-3310/3340 |
| MFC-8950DW^ ||$1199||40ppm || Y || Y || Y || TN-3310/3340/3360 |
| MFC-8910DW || $899 || 40ppm || Y || Y || Y || TN-3310/3340 |
| MFC-8510DN || $549 || 36ppm || Y || Y || - || TN-3310/3340 |
| DCP-8155DN || $549 || 40ppm || Y || Y || - || TN-3310/3340 |
*Approximate page yield is declared in accordance with ISO/IEC 19752
^ Available from selected authorised partners only
**For HL-6180DW and MFC-8950DW only.
About Brother International (Aust) Pty Ltd
With over 100 years in operation, Brother International is a leading global manufacturer of laser printers, label printers, Multi-Function Centres®, fax machines, P-touch electronic labellers, typewriters and sewing machines. A specialist in its product lines, Brother combines customer satisfaction and comprehensive measures for environmental conservation, to manufacture innovative, reliable and practical products to enhance the consumer's lifestyle.
Brother Australia is a wholly owned subsidiary of Brother Industries, which was founded in 1908 in Japan. Brother Australia was established in 1977, with a head office located in Sydney and State offices located in Adelaide, Brisbane, Melbourne and Perth.
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