Laser All-In-One MFC8480DN features duplex printing, Ethernet networking, USB direct interface, PC Fax, and a legal-size document glass. USB direct interface on the front of the machine lets you print PDF or JPEG files from a USB flash memory drive or scan PDF or JPEG files to a drive. Printer generates 32 pages per minute with up to 1200 x 1200 dpi. First page is out in less than 8.5 seconds. Ethernet, high-speed USB 2.0 and Parallel connectors are standard. Multifunction printer offers 64MB memory (600 pages), a 50-page automatic document feeder, 250-sheet input tray, and color and black/white scanning. Fax modem has 340 total auto-dial locations and PC fax capability. Copy function reduces and enlarges originals from 25 to 400 percent. Scanning capability includes black/white and color scanning with 19200 x 19200 dpi maximum interpolated scan resolution, 600 x 2400 optical scan resolution (dpi) and 48-bit input color scan depth. Energy Star qualified.
Functions: Fax, Copier, Scanner, Printer
Printer Type: Monochrome Laser Multifunction Printer
Interface Connection: USB Yes, Parallel Yes, Network RJ-45 Yes
Included Network Card: Ethernet
System Type: PC, Mac
Black & White Print Speed: 32 ppm
Green Compliance: ENERGY STAR
Product Title: Brother MFC-8480DN Laser Multifunction Printer - Monochrome - Plain Paper Print - Desktop
Power Score: 3.0 | 5 Reviews
All-In-One / MFP: Yes
Max Paper Size Width: 8.5 in
Min Paper Size Height: 4.57 in
Media Size: Letter, Legal, Executive, A4, A5, Custom Size, A6, B5, B6
Min Paper Size Width: 2.75 in
Paper Handling Support: Plain Paper, Bond Paper, Recycled Paper, Transparency
Standard Input Sheet Capacity: 300 sheets
Max Paper Size Height: 14 in
Black and White Copy Speed: 32 cpm
Max Enlargement: 400%
Max Reduction: 25%
Scan Depth: 48-bit Color
Optical Scan Resolution: 600 dpi
Max Fax Data Speed: 2 sec/page
Fax Page Memory Capacity: 600 pages
Monthly Duty Cycle: 30000 pages per month
General Features: Automatic Duplex Printing
Height: 18.7 in
Weight: 40.30 lbs
Width: 20.9 in
Depth: 17.7 in
Warranty Information: 1 Year
URL: Manufacturer Link
Black & White Horizontal Resolution: 1200 dpi
Dimensions: 18.70" Height x 21" Width x 17.80" Depth
Print Resolution: 1200 x 1200 dpi
Automated Duplex Printing: Automatic
Installed Memory: 64 MB
Ink Color System: B&W Monochrome
ADF Sheet Capacity: 50
Color Depth: 48-bit
Black & White Vertical Resolution: 1200 dpi
Product Reviews (5)
MFC-8480DN redeamed by paperport
Strengths: Great MFC, PaperPort saves the day with scan other side feature.
Weakness: mechanical duplex not for scan/fax/copy, only print
In Previous review was very disappointed because duplexing wasn't for scan/fax/copy but only for printing. But the Paperport software that comes with the unit has a feature to scan the other side which makes the MFC much more palatable. You simply scan one side, flip the stack of pages over and click the button that says scan other side. It automatically collates the pages in the proper order....
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In Previous review was very disappointed because duplexing wasn't for scan/fax/copy but only for printing. But the Paperport software that comes with the unit has a feature to scan the other side which makes the MFC much more palatable. You simply scan one side, flip the stack of pages over and click the button that says scan other side. It automatically collates the pages in the proper order. Now you can print two sided (duplex).
By f.glos; - Oct 11, 2009
Disappointed with duplexing
Strengths: Nice MFC, but like previous models better mfc8860dn
Weakness: duplex is only for printing not for copying/scanning crinkles envelopes
previous models had duplex printing/copying/printing
This model even has a duplex button, making you think it could do duplexing like it predecessors, but no!!
I had purchased with that in mind
It doesn't appear that Brother even offers and equivalent to the mfc8860dn, now you have to get the one with wireless to have an equivalent.
By f.glos; - Oct 1, 2009
Testseek.com has collected 1 expert review for Brother MFC-8480DN and the rating is 80 of 100. Click below and use Testseek.com to find all ratings, product awards and conclusions.
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By testseek.com - Jul 21, 2009
ReviewGist for Brother MFC-8480DN All-In-One Laser Printer
Quality is Below Average according to 3 Printer experts. -- "Cannot print colour."-productwiki.com -- "high B&W print quality"-productwiki.com Read more to find expert opinions on more features like Speed, Refills, Interface, Usability, etc.
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By reviewgist.com - Jan 3, 2010
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...
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By productwiki.com - Sep 4, 2009