Brother MFC-7240

Brother MFC-7240

Brother MFC-7240 Specifications

General

Device Type:Multifunction printer
Copier Type:Digital
Fax Type:Plain paper
Printing Technology:Laser – monochrome
Monthly Duty Cycle (max):10000 pages
Recommended Monthly Volume:250 – 2000 pages
Display:2 lines x 16 characters
Connection Availability:Yes
Interface:USB 2.0
Office Machine Features:Scan to e-mail, scan to OCR, scan to image

Memory

Standard Memory:16 MB 16 MB
Max Supported Memory:16 MB

Copying

Max Copying Speed:Up to 21 ppm
Max Copying Resolution:Up to 300 x 600 dpi
Max Copying Resolution Class:Up to 300 x 600 dpi
Max Document Enlargement:400%
Max Document Reduction:25%
Maximum Copies:99
Copying Features:2 on 1, 4 on 1, Sort

Printing

Max Printing Resolution:Up to 2400 x 600 dpi
Max Printing Resolution Class:Up to 2400 x 600 dpi
Max Printing Speed:Up to 21 ppm
Printer Drivers / Emulations:Windows GDI driver
Image Enhancement Technology:Brother HQ1200
First Print Out Time B/W:10 sec

Scanning

Optical Resolution:600 x 600 dpi
Interpolated Resolution:19200 x 19200 dpi

Fax Machine

Compatibility:G3
Max Transmission Speed:14.4 Kbps
Fax Resolutions:203 x 98 dpi, 203 x 196 dpi, 203 x 392 dpi
Reception Memory Capacity:Up to 400 pages
Transmission Memory Capacity:Up to 400 pages
Handset:Corded handset
PC Faxing:Yes

Fax Machine Features

One-Touch Dialing:22 station(s)
Speed Dialing:200 station(s)
Caller ID:Yes
Telephone / Fax Switch:Yes
Broadcast Transmission:272 stations
Features:Group dialing

Document & Media Handling

Max Original Size:Legal (8.5 in x 14 in)
Supported Original Sizes:Legal (8.5 in x 14 in), 5.8 in x 5.8 in, ANSI A (Letter) (8.5 in x 11 in)/Legal (8.5 in x 14 in)
Original Type:Sheets
Document Feeder Capacity:20 sheets
Min Media Size:3 in x 4.57 in
Max Media Size:A4/Legal
Min Media Weight:60 g/m²
Max Media Weight:163 g/m²
Min Media Weight (lb):16 lbs
Max Media Weight (lb):43 lbs
Supported Media Type:Envelopes, plain paper, recycled paper, bond paper, thin paper, thick paper
Supported Media Sizes:Letter A Size (8.5 in x 11 in), Legal (8.5 in x 14 in), Executive (7.25 in x 10.5 in), A4 (8.25 in x 11.7 in), A5 (5.83 in x 8.25 in), B5 (6.93 in x 9.83 in), A6 (4.13 in x 5.83 in), Folio (8.5 in x 13 in), JIS B5 (7.17 in x 10.12 in), B6 (4.92 in x 6.93 in), 8.5 in x 16 in
Standard Media Capacity:250 sheets
Bypass Feeder Capacity:1 sheet
Output Trays Capacity:100 sheets
Document & Media Handling Details:ADF – 20 sheets size: 5.8 in x 5.8 in – Legal (8.5 in x 14 in); weight (lbs): 17 lbs – 24 lbs | Input tray – 250 sheets – Legal (8.5 in x 14 in) weight: 60 g/m² – 105 g/m²; weight (lbs): 16 lbs – 28 lbs | Bypass tray – 1 sheet size: 3 in x 4.57 in – 8.5 in x 16 in weight: 60 g/m² – 163 g/m²; weight (lbs): 16 lbs – 43 lbs | Output tray – 100 sheets
Speed Details:Printing: up to 21 ppm (Letter A) – B/W | Copying: up to 21 ppm (Letter A) – B/W

Connections

Interfaces:1 x USB 2.0
Operating System Support:Linux, Apple Mac OS X 10.5, Apple Mac OS X 10.6, Apple Mac OS X 10.7, Apple Mac OS X 10.8, Windows RT, Apple Mac OS X 10.9, MS Windows XP (32/64 bits), MS Windows Vista (32/64 bits), MS Windows 7 (32/64 bits), Apple Mac OS X 10.10, Windows 8 (32/64-bits), Windows 8.1 (32/64-bits), Windows 10 (32/64-bits), Apple Mac OS X 10.11, macOS 10.12, macOS 10.13, Windows 10 in S mode, macOS 10.14
Software Included:ScanSoft PaperPort SE 12.0, Presto! PageManager 9 for Mac

Power

Voltage Required:AC 120 V (50/60Hz)
Power Consumption Operational:420 Watt
Power Consumption Standby:55 Watt
Power Consumption Sleep:1.5 Watt

Miscellaneous

First Copy Out Time B/W:12 sec
Included Accessories:Phone cable
Consumables Included:1 x cartridge (black) – up to 700 pages | 1 x drum – up to 12000 pages – Brother DR420
Compatible with Windows 7:“Compatible with Windows 7” software and devices carry Microsoft’s assurance that these products have passed tests for compatibility and reliability with 32-bit and 64-bit Windows 7.

Environmental Standards

ENERGY STAR Certified:Yes

Manufacturer Warranty

Service & Support:Limited warranty – 1 year

Dimensions & Weight

Width:14.5 in
Depth:14.2 in
Height:12.2 in
Weight:19.84 lbs

Environmental Parameters

Sound Emission:30 dBA (idle) / 53 dBA (operating)
Min Operating Temperature:50 °F
Max Operating Temperature:90.5 °F
Humidity Range Operating:20 – 80% (non-condensing)

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