Brother Brother DCP-L2540DW Printer and Scanner
Laser Multi-Function Copier with Wireless Networking and Duplex Printing
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The Brother DCP-L2540DW is a reliable, affordable monochrome laser multi-function copier with an up to 35-page automatic document feeder for home or small office use. This desk-friendly, compact copier has an up to 250-sheet capacity tray, connects with ease via wireless networking or Ethernet, and prints and copies at up to 30ppm. Print from compatible mobile devices over your wireless network. Scan documents to a variety of destinations. Automatic duplex printing helps save paper.

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Highlights
Laser

There are several types of printing technologies :

  • Inkjet printer
  • Laser printer

  • Inkjet printers uses liquid ink sprayed through nozzles onto the paper, and laser printers use a toner cartridge (filled with fine powder) and a heated fuser for printing.Each technology has its own importance.

    Inkjet Printer : In the inkjet printing technology, the print head has several tiny nozzles. The copy from an inkjet printer needs a little time to dry. Adequate drying time is especially important if the hard copy contains large sections of solid black or dark color.The advantage of using an inkjet printer is that they give an excellent color output.

    Printer Function Automatic Document Feeder (ADF), Photo Copy, Print, Scan
    Monochrome/Colored Printer Monochrome Printing
    Yes

    Borderless printing is a printing technique that makes a printer print an image without any margin or other border. Borderless printing is mainly used for printing a photo without any border, printing an image which needs multiple pages of paper like billboard or big photo, or printing a full page template.

    All In One

    An ink tank system in printers continuously supplies ink to a comparatively small inkjet print head. It increases the print capacity. Ink in the tank will lasts for a long time and it is refillable. How long the ink will last depends on how heavy the usage of the printer is for the user. The general warranty that companies offer for the Ink Tank system is for a period of one year or in a range of 25000 to 30000 pages.

    A multi-function printer is a type that performs multiple tasks alongwith printing such as scanning, sending fax, photo copy, automatic document feeding etc.

    Best Suited For Home and Small businesses, Small to Medium Business (SMB) Document Printers
    Double Sided Printing Auto
    600 x 2400 dpi (flatbed); 600 x 600 dpi (ADF)

    A scanner's optical resolution is determined by how many pixels it can actually see. In a typical flatbed scanner it uses scanning head with 300 sensors per inch, so it can sample 300 dots per inch (dpi) in one direction.

    Mac compatible
    Available on Conzumr Since July 2018

    Printing
    Print Resolution Up to 600 x 600 x 2 dpi (1200 dpi effective output)
    Print Speed (ppm / ipm) 30
    Recommended monthly page volume 250 to 2,000 pages
    Yes
    Reduction / Enlargement 25% - 400% %
    Duty cycle (monthly, letter) upto 10000
    First Printout Time 8.5 Sec
    Double Sided Printing Auto
    Design
    Laser
    Printer Function Automatic Document Feeder (ADF), Photo Copy, Print, Scan
    Monochrome/Colored Printer Monochrome Printing
    All In One
    Best Suited For Home and Small businesses, Small to Medium Business (SMB) Document Printers
    Scanning
    Scanner Type Flatbed, Single-page document feeder
    600 x 2400 dpi (flatbed); 600 x 600 dpi (ADF)
    Selectable Resolution 25 - 19200 dpi
    File Format JPG, PDF (.pdf), PNG (.png), Searchable PDF (.pdf), TIFF (.tif)
    Scan Destinations OCR
    Paper Details
    Paper Size A4, A5, A6, B5, B6, Custum size (width 101.6mm - 215.9mm, Custom Size (width 89mm - 215.9mm, length 127mm - 355.6mm), Envelopes:#10(4.125x9.5in), Legal(8.5x14in), Letter (8.5 x 11 in)
    Input paper hold capacity (Sheets) 250
    Output paper hold capacity (Sheets) 100
    Compatibility
    Printer Aplication Software Windows;Mac OS;Linux
    Connectivity
    Connectivity Wi-Fi Direct
    Weight & Dimensions
    Weight 11.11 kg
    Width 408.94 mm
    Depth 398.78 mm
    Height 317.5 mm
    Power
    Power Consumption 510 W
    Power Consumption Standby 60 W
    Power Consumption Sleep 5.3 W
    Rated Voltage 100 to 240 AC V
    Rated Frequency 50-60 Hz
    General Details
    Noise Level (PC Printing /Plain Paper Default*4) 30 dB
    Apple Airprint, Google Cloud Print
    Display LCD Display -Yes (monochrome)
    Operating Temperature 50-91°F
    Operating Humidity 20-80% (w/out condensation)
    Noise level (PC Printing / Premium Glossy Photo Pa 30 dB / 50 dB dB
    Eco-Label Energy Star, EPEAT
    Memory 32 MB
    Ink Save Mode Yes
    Yes
    Photo Copy Details
    First Copy Out Time (Mono) Less than 8.5 seconds
    Copy Features ID Copy
    Network
    Protocol APIPA (Auto IP), ARP, BOOTP, Custom Raw Port 9100, DHCP, DNS Resolver, FTP Server, HTTP/HTTPS server, ICMP, IPP/IPPS, LLMNR Responder, LLTD Responder, LPR LPD, mDNS, NDP, RA, RARP, SMTP Client, SNMPv1 v2c, TFTP Server, Web Services (Print Scan)
    Samsung Special
    Interface (Standard) Wireless 802.11b/g/n, Hi-Speed USB 2.0, Ethernet interfaces