Print speeds of up to 31 pages per minute (ppm) in monochrome and up to 8ppm in colour are part of the attraction of Brother's new HL-2700CN printer. It comes with 64MB of memory which can be upgraded to 576MB and a 250-page capacity paper tray. Connectivity comes in the form of parallel, USB 2.0 and 10/100BaseTX Ethernet interfaces. The HL-2700CN will print at a resolution up to 1200 x 1200dpi at 12ppm or 600 x 600dpi at 24ppm. Brother claims its toner cartridges will offer a life of 10,000 pages for black, 6600 pages for colour. Optional features include a duplex unit, an additional 530 sheet paper tray and a compact flash slot. Contact Brother for distribution details.