Technology Electrophotographic
Print Speed A4/Letter Up to 20 ppm
First Print Time Less than 10 sec*1
Resolution Windows® 95/98/ Me/NT4.0/ 2000/ XP HQ1200, 600dpi, 300dpi
DOS 600dpi
Mac® OS HQ1200, 600dpi, 300dpi
Linux HQ1200, 600dpi, 300dpi


Processor SparcLite 133MHz
Memory Standard 16 MB
Interface Standard Full-Speed USB 2.0
IEEE 1284 Parallel
Option 802.11b wireless (NC-2200w)
Network Connectivity Protocol 10/100Base-TX TCP/IP
NC-2200w TCP/IP
Management Tool BRAdmin Professional*2
Web BRAdmin*3
Web Based Management *4
Emulation PCL6, Epson FX-850, IBM ProPrinter XL
Resident Fonts (PCL)
49 scalable fonts
12 bitmap fonts
11 barcodes *5


Printer Driver For Windows® PCL driver for Windows® 95/98/ Me/NT4.0/ 2000/ XP
Generic PCL driver for Windows® NT4.0/ 2000/ XP
For Macintosh® Brother Laser Driver for Mac OS® 9.1 - 9.2, Mac OS® X 10.2.4 or greater
For Linux GDI Printer Driver for Linux
Utility Interactive Help *6
Driver Deployment Wizard *7


Buttons 1 button


Paper Input *8 Manual Feed Slot 1 sheet
Paper Tray Up to 250 sheets
Paper Output *8 Face Down Up to 100 sheets
Duplex Manual Duplex


Media Types Manual Feed Slot Plain Paper, Bond Paper, Recycled Paper, Transparencies, Envelopes, Labels
Paper Tray Plain Paper, Bond Paper, Recycled Paper, Transparencies *9
Media Weights Manual Feed Slot 60 - 161 gsm (16 - 43 lb)
Paper Tray 60 - 105 gsm (16 - 28 lb)
Media Sizes Manual Feed Slot Width: 69.9-215.9mm (2.75-8.50 in.)
Length: 116-406.4mm (4.57-16.0 in.)
Paper Tray A4, Letter, B5(JIS), B5(ISO), A5, B6 (ISO), A6, Executive


Toner Approximately 2,500 A4/Letter pages @5% coverage
Drum Approximately 12,000 pages (1 page/job) *10


Dimensions (W x D x H) 371 x 361 x 165.5 mm (14.6 x 14.2 x 6.5 in.)
Weights Approximately 6.5kg (14.3 lb) including the drum unit and toner cartridge


Power Consumption Printing (average) Less than 450 W *11
Standby (average) Less than 70 W *11
Sleep (average) Less than 7 W
Noise Level Sound Pressure Level Printing Less than 51 dB (A)
Standby Less than 30 dB (A)
Sound Power Level Printing 6.2 Bell (A)
Standby 4.3 Bell (A)
Ecology Power Saving Yes
Toner Saving Yes
Laser Notice Click here for details.
Notes: *1 : From paper tray.
*2 : Brother original Windows® management utility.
*3 : Server Based Management Utility (Windows® IIS (4.0/5.0) mode only.
*4 : Use a standard web browser to manage the device.
*5 : Code39, Interleaved 2 of 5, EAN-8, EAN-13, UPC-A, UPC-E, EAN-128, Codabar, FIM (US-PostNet), ISBN, Code128.
*6 : Instructional animations for problem solving.
*7 : The Driver Deployment Wizard automates the installation of a printer in a peer-to-peer network.
*8 : Calculated with 80 gsm (21lb) paper.
*9 : Up to 10 sheets.
*10 : Drum life may vary based on various types of use.
*11 : At 25 degrees Centigrade (77 degrees Fahrenheit).