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Brother DCP 8080DN

alaTest has collected and analyzed 8 reviews of Brother DCP 8080DN. The average rating for this product is 4.2/5, compared to an average rating of 4.0/5 for other Printers for all reviews. People really like the size and design. The price and performance are also appreciated, whereas some have doubts about the reliability and paper handling.

usability, performance, price, design, size

paper handling, reliability

On average, users rate this product 83/100.

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Good Printer - Copier


This does everything I need, and very well. It replaced a 15 year old printer and seems to be following in the footsteps. There appears to be just a bit less "ink" on the page, with the fonts looking a bit thiner than the old one. All the parts work...

It has jammed a few times in a year. Occasionally I get a page printed with just an error message: Error Name; undefined Command; Q Command Stack; in five rows. This occurs when priinting from Firefox on Linux. Occasionally other web pages print very...

Jan, 2012

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terrible customer service


it works sometimes

This machine has given me trouble since day one. copying two-sided documents is impossible, and creating two-sided documents from a two-sided document is also impossible. the feed tray does not always work properly when shifting between the loaded...

Nov, 2011

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works well for small office


Good machine for price. Effiecient, but doesn't "duplex" the way we thought it would :(. But if you want to spend $300+ more you can get that, otherwise you just spend a bit more time with copying two sides. At least it doesn't jam-up like our old one.

Jun, 2012

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Best copier we have ever bought


Great performance so far. We use it daily. Very happy.

Mar, 2012

Consumer review (

Like it


Good price, shipped in a reasonable time, easy to use, so far so good.

Jan, 2012

Consumer review (

Ver good item


As a whole...this copier is very nice. It has high speed and it is easy to use. Only a few things I was disappointed it does not darken very good (light print still does not copy when you have it on the darkest setting) and I wish the copy...

Easy to Use, Meets Expectations, Features, prints fast, reduces/enlarges

does not darken light printing

Mar, 2011

Consumer review (

Brother DCP 8080DN


works well for the reason we purchased. Prints quickly. Printer was easy to set up with installation CD. Wireless works well. No complaints.

Easy to Use, Meets Expectations, Features, prints quickly

Jan, 2011

Product Specifications

The DCP-8080DN is a high-performance digital copier and laser printer that produces high-quality monochrome laser output with fast print and copy speeds of up to 32ppm. It features automatic duplex printing for two-sided documents, built-in networking, a legal-size document glass and a 50-page capacity auto document feeder. It also offers an adjustable 250-sheet capacity paper tray and a 50-sheet capacity multi-purpose tray for printing custom paper sizes and letterhead. A USB direct interface allows you to print from or scan to your USB flash memory drive.


Max Copying Resolution B/W:1200 x 600 dpi
Max Copying Speed B/W:32ppm

Dimensions & Weight


Document & Media Handling

Max Copy Size:Legal (8.5 in x 14 in)
Standard Media Capacity:300sheets

Environmental Standards

ENERGY STAR Qualified: Yes
EPA Energy Star Compliant: Yes


Packaged Quantity:1
Product Line:Brother DCP


Max Supported Memory:576MB
Standard Memory:64MB


Microsoft Certification:Compatible with Windows 7
Vista Certification:Certified for Windows Vista

Office Machine

Copier Type:Digital
Functions:Copier / Printer / Scanner
Monthly Duty Cycle (max):30000impressions
Printing Output Type:Monochrome
Printing Technology:Laser
Type:Printer / copier / scanner

PC Connectivity

PC Connection:Ethernet 10 Base-T/100 Base-TX / Hi-Speed USB / Parallel / USB host
PC Connection Availability: Yes


Max Printing Speed B/W:32ppm
Max Printing Speed B/W (ppm):32ppm
Max Resolution B/W:1200 x 1200 dpi