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Brother DCP-8070D

alaTest has collected and analyzed 49 reviews of Brother DCP-8070D. The average rating for this product is 4.5/5, compared to an average rating of 4.0/5 for other Printers for all reviews. People really like the reliability and price. The size and usability are also appreciated.

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We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other Printers the Brother DCP-8070D is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 83/100 = Very good quality.

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alaTest has collected and analyzed 1 user review of Brother DCP-8070D from The average user rating for this product is 5.0/5, compared to an average user rating of 3.9/5 for other Printers on People really like the performance and price.

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This summary is based on the products: Brother DCP-8070D Mono Multifunction Laser Printer Duplex Ref DCP8070DZU1Brother DCP-8070D Mono Multifunction Laser Printer Duplex Ref DCP8070DZU1

Apr, 2018

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Brother DCP


The Brother DCP-J152W is a compact printer that can also copy and scan. Learn about it in this review.

It can copy and scan as well as print

It's over 14 inches deep, which is a bit large compared to some of the best compact printers

The Brother DCP-J152W is easy to use and well designed, provided it's not too large for your needs.


Expert review by : Simon Williams (

Brother DCP-8070D Mono Laser MFP


This multi-function monochrome laser printer is a top quality all rounder and is a bargain to boot.

This is a very appealing machine, with a good modern design and a versatile feature set. With USB print and scan and duplex print to economise on paper, it offers good value, even at this slightly higher price point. Most importantly, print quality for...

Jan, 2010

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Excellent Choice!


We purchased this printer because my spouse was tired of the slowness of the inkjet printer we have.

Easy to Use, Meets Expectations, Features

Sep, 2012

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Brother DCP8070D


Fast and clear

its not a network printer

Nov, 2012

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Brother DCP8070D


Does every thing you need, all in one system including duplex printing Toner is very cheap

Aug, 2011

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Brother DCP8070D


Duplex printing. Fast after it has started printing.

No acrobat format. Wonky images using document feeder. Extremely slow to commence printing.

Jan, 2011

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Brother DCP8070D


Compact Easy to set-up and use

Inability to convert scanned file to PDF format as an option No fax option

Dec, 2010

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Brother DCP8070D


Duplex printing ; Fast after it has started printing

No acrobat format ; Wonky images using document feeder ; Extremely slow to commence printing

Sep, 2010

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Brother DCP8070D


Nice print quality and good print speed. Fits nicely on the corner of my desk and is very quiet to run.

Haven't yet managed to print directly from my Mac, but that is probably an issue with my network setup and not the printer

Aug, 2010

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Brother DCP8070D


Making double-sided copies is so quick and easy. No jams either. Clean, crisp print quality.

Apr, 2010

Product Specifications


Energy Star certified: Yes


Copier resize:25 - 400
Copy speed (normal quality, black, A4):28
Maximum copy resolution:1200 x 600
Maximum number of copies:99
N-in-1 copy function (N=):4, 9, 16, 25
N-in-1 copy function (N=):4, 9, 16, 25
N-in-1 function (N=):4, 9, 16, 25
PC free copying: Yes
Time to first copy (black, normal):10.5


Built-in display:Y
Character display:16
Display number of characters:16
Display number of lines:2
Touch screen: No

Energy Management

AC input frequency:50/60
AC input voltage:220 - 240
Power consumption (PowerSave):9
Power consumption (standby):80

Input Capacity

Auto document feeder (ADF) input capacity:20
Multi-Purpose Tray capacity:50
Paper input type:Paper tray
Standard input capacity:250


Ethernet LAN:N
Ethernet LAN connection: No
Wi-Fi: No

Operational Conditions

Operating relative humidity (H-H):20 - 80
Operating relative humidity range:20 - 80
Operating temperature (T-T):10 - 32.5
Operating temperature range (T-T):10 - 32.5

Other Features

All-in-One Functions:Copy, Print, Scan
Color all-in-one functions:Scan
Dimensions (WxDxH):15.4 x 17.4 x 17.4
Maximum scan area (ADF):8.5 x 14
Minimum scan area (ADF):5.83 x 5.83
Minimum scan area (Auto Document Feeder):5.83 x 5.83
Network ready: No
Package dimensions (WxDxH):23.4 x 22.2 x 21.7
Scan speed:2.49

Output Capacity

Standard output capacity:150

Paper Handling

Auto Document Feeder (ADF) media weight:64 - 90
Custom media length:4.57 - 16
Custom media width:2.76 - 8.5
ISO A-series sizes (A0...A9):A4, A5, A6
ISO B-series sizes (B0...B9):B5, B6
Maximum ISO A-series paper size:A4
Maximum print area:Legal (216 x 356 mm)
Maximum print size:Legal (216 x 356 mm)
Multi-purpose Tray media types:Bond paper, Envelopes, Heavyweight paper, Plain paper, Transparencies
Multi-Purpose Tray media weight:60 - 163
Non-ISO print media sizes:Letter
Standard tray media types:Bond paper, Labels, Plain paper, Recycled paper, Transparencies
Standard tray media weight:60 - 105


Copying:Mono copying
Digital sender:N
Duplex functions:Print
Duplex printing modes:Auto
Economical printing: Yes
Print technology:Laser
Printing:Mono printing
Processor family:NEC
Processor frequency:300
Scanning:Colour scanning

Ports & interfaces

PictBridge: No
Standard interfaces:USB 2.0
USB 2.0 ports quantity:1


AC input frequency:50/60
AC input voltage:220 - 240
Power consumption (average operating):570
Power consumption (PowerSave):9
Power consumption (standby):80


Duplex print speed (Black, normal quality, A4/US Letter):6.5
Maximum Resolution:1200 x 1200
Print speed (black, normal quality, A4/US Letter):28
Standard printer languages:Epson FX, IBM ProPrinter, PCL 6
Time to first page (black, normal):8.5
Warm-up time:18


Gray scale levels:256
Image formats supported:EXIF, JPG, TIF
Input color depth:48
Input colour depth:48
Maximum scan area:8.5 x 14
Optical scanning resolution:600 x 2400
Output color depth:24
Output colour depth:24
Scan technology:CIS
Scan to:E-mail, e-Mail, OCR, USB
Scan type:Flatbed & ADF
Scanner Type:Flatbed & ADF


Linux operating systems supported: Yes
Windows operating systems supported:Windows 2000, Windows 2000 Professional, Windows 7 Home Premium, Windows 7 Home Premium x64, Windows 7 Professional, Windows 7 Professional x64, Windows 7 Starter, Windows 7 Starter x64, Windows 7 Ultimate, Windows 7 Ultimate x64, Windows Vista Business, Windows Vista Business x64, Windows Vista Home Basic, Windows Vista Home Basic x64, Windows Vista Home Premium, Windows Vista Home Premium x64, Windows Vista Ultimate, Windows Vista Ultimate x64, Windows XP Home, Windows XP Home x64, Windows XP Professional, Windows XP Professional x64

Sound Emission

Noise level (idle):30
Print noise level:56
Printing noise level:56


Card reader integrated: No
Internal memory:64
Maximum internal memory:576
Maximum memory:576
Memory slots:1

Weight & Dimensions

Package weight:0.681