Technology Electrophotographic
Print Speed A4/Letter Up to 22 ppm / 23ppm
First Print Time *1 Less than 10 sec
Resolution Windows® 2000/ XP HQ1200, 600dpi, 300dpi
Mac® OS HQ1200,600dpi, 300dpi
Linux HQ1200,600dpi, 300dpi


Processor 181MHz
Memory Standard 8 MB
Interface Standard Full-Speed USB 2.0
Emulation GDI


Printer Driver For Windows® *2 GDI Printer Driver for :
Windows® 2000 Professional/ XP Home Edition/ XP Professional/ XP professional x64 Edition / Windows Vista® / Windows® Server 2003/ Server 2003 x64 Edition
For Macintosh® Brother Laser Driver for Mac OS® X 10.2.4 or greater
For Linux *3 GDI Printer Driver for Linux
Utility Interactive Help *4


LED Toner (Yellow) /Drum (Yellow) /Error (red) /Go (Blue) 4 LED
Buttons Go


Paper Input *5 Paper Tray Up to 250 sheets
Paper Output *5 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 *6
Media Weights Manual Feed Slot 60 - 163 gsm (16 - 43 lb)
Paper Tray 60 - 105 gsm (16 - 28 lb)
Media Sizes Manual Feed Slot Width: 76.2-220.0mm (3.0-8.66 in.)
Length: 116-406.4mm (4.57-16.0 in.)
Paper Tray A4, Letter, B5 (ISO/JIS), A5, B6 (ISO), A6, Exe, Legal, Folio


Page Layout N-up Printing 2, 4, 9, 16, 25 in 1 page
Poster Printing 1 in 4, 9, 16, 25
Wartermark Printing *7 Yes
Others Quick Print Setup *7 *8 *9 Yes
Status Monitor *10 Yes
Secure Print N/A


Dimensions (W x D x H) 368 x 361 x 170.5 mm (14.5” x 14.2” x 6.7”)
Weights with consumables 6.8 kg (15.0 lb)


Power Consumption Printing Average 460W at 25c
Standby Average 80W at 25c
Sleep Average 5W at 25c
Noise Level Sound Pressure Level Printing LpAm = 51 dB (A)
Standby LpAm = 30 dB (A)
Ecology Power Saving Yes
Toner Saving Yes
Laser Notice Class 1 Laser Product (IEC 60825-1:2007)


Computer System Requirements PDF
Notes: *1 : From paper tray.
*2 : Download the printer driver for Windows XP Professional x64 Edition from http://solutions.brother.com
*3 : Download from http://solutions.brother.com
*4 : Instructional movie for the solution when any error message appears on the Status Monitor.
*5 : Calculated with 80g/m2 paper
*6 : Up to 10 sheets
*7 : Not available for Mac .
*8 : PCL drivers only.
*9 : A printer driver function that enables to change the driver setting without opening the Property dialog.
*10 : A function to indicate the printer error on the PC, and also shows help movies. PCL and Mac OS X (CUPS) only.