The Brother MFC 9440cn is a color laser multi-function device made for smaller than average mid-sized businesses. This 4-in-1 machine was designed to deliver good quality printing, copying, scanning, and faxing each day. Any small company looking for a solid performing, average priced multi-function machine should look into the Brother MFC 9440cn.
Features and Functionality
The speed from the Brother MFC 9440cn is impressive. It can deliver color and monochrome print jobs at 21 pages per minute and copy jobs at 17 pages each minute. The excellent with the prints and copies are great for presentations and other business-related copy. Print outs are limited to a maximum print resolution up to 2400 x 600 dpi.
The Brother MFC 9440cn is capable of printing, faxing, and scanning documents when associated with a network using the built-in Ethernet interface. It can also be connected to a radio network using any standard wireless network adapter. (Sold separately) High-speed USB connectivity rounds out the connectivity options on this device.
Duplex printing is possible with this particular machine, but only inside a manual interface mode. Users who require duplex printing over a consistent basis should think about an alternative model because the manual capability is suitable for small amounts of use. This device comes standard using a 250 sheet paper tray with adjustments for letter or legal sized paper and a 50 sheet multipurpose paper tray suitable for printing on various types of media. (Envelopes, labels, etc) Adding the 500 sheets optional paper tray will permit this device to handle around 800 sheets of paper.
The Brother MFC 9440cn supports printing on plain and bonded paper, and a large choice of potential media types: envelopes, labels, transparencies, etc. Standard output sizes are supported including letter, legal, Executive, A4, A5, A6, B5, B6, and lots of custom sizes.
The device comes packaged with four standard capacity toner cartridges: TN110C (Cyan), TN110M (Magenta), TN110Y (Yellow), and TN110BK (Black). These toner cartridges are rated at 2,500 pages for the Black cartridge and 1,500 pages per with the color cartridges: Cyan, Magenta, and Yellow. High capacity cartridges are also available to use with this machine. The TN115C (Cyan), TN115M (Magenta), TN115Y (Yellow), and TN115BK (Black) cartridges are rated at 5,000 pages for the black cartridge and 4,000 pages for your Cyan, Magenta, and Yellow cartridges. The use with the high capacity toner cartridges may help slow up the price tag of operating this machine.
The packaged software makes scanning both color and grayscale documents simple. The device comes with an optical scan resolution of 1200 x 2400 dpi along with a maximum scan resolution of 19,200 dpi. The ability to scan images directly to email is supported. Other supported outputs are image, OCR, File, FTP, and USB.
The MFC 9440cn combines advanced features, premium performance, as well as an affordable price. This device can be a great fit for small to mid-sized office environments using the requirement for a color laser multi-function device.