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Brother MFC-8820D

alaTest has collected and analyzed 27 reviews from magazines and websites. People are impressed by the reliability and multifunction. The paper handling and usability also get good views, but some have doubts about the performance.

value for money, usability, paper handling, multifunction, reliability

performance

We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other Printers the Brother MFC-8820D is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 72/100 = Good quality.

Review analysis

(Based on 27 reviews)

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Amazon.com review summary for Brother MFC-8820D

 

alaTest has collected and analyzed 23 user reviews of Brother MFC-8820D from Amazon.com. The average user rating for this product is 4.3/5, compared to an average user rating of 3.5/5 for other Printers on Amazon.com.

value for money, usability, multifunction, paper handling, reliability

performance

91% of the reviews on Amazon.com give this product a positive rating.

This summary is based on the product: Brother MFC-8820DN Laser Multifunction

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Only worth if your are in a budget

 

price, easy to use

No pdf, manual tray jams, slow printing and copying, problems with drivers, software provided is very simple and for pdf scanner use you will require additional software

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Driver Nightmare!

 

Windows 2000 Driver nightmare. Dont cheap out and get this! get a real HP multi function

Product Specifications

The MFC-8820D is a 5-in-1 flatbed laser multifunction center combining performance, connectivity, and reliability. The MFC-8820D is a full-feature fax, and an up to 17ppm laser printer, which prints at up to 2400 x 600 dpi (HQ1200). Standard duplex printing for two-sided document printing, fax receiving and copy output. An up to 17cpm, legal-size convenience copier and a 9600 dpi (interpolated) resolution color flatbed scanner are standard. Also included is PC Fax capability, allowing you to send and receive faxes directly. A standard 50-sheet multipurpose tray, optional second paper tray and network capability makes this a robust solution for your business.

Copying

Automatic Duplexing:None/Yes
Max Copying Resolution B/W:1200 x 600 dpi/600 x 600 dpi
Max Copying Speed B/W:15ppm/17ppm

Dimensions & Weight

Depth:17.5in/17.8in/18in
Height:16.9in/18.5in/18.8in
Weight:33.1lbs/37.5lbs/39.9lbs/41.4lbs
Width:19.4in/20.9in/21.3in

Document & Media Handling

Max Copy Size:Legal (8.5 in x 14 in)
Max Media Capacity:500sheets/550sheets
Standard Media Capacity:250sheets/300sheets

Environmental Standards

ENERGY STAR Qualified: Yes
EPA Energy Star Compliant: Yes

Fax Machine

Compatibility:Super G3
Max Transmission Speed:33.6Kbps
PC Faxing: Yes

Header

Manufacturer:Brother
Model:8820D/8820DN/9800
Packaged Quantity:1
Product Line:Brother MFC

Memory

Max Supported Memory:160MB
Standard Memory:32MB/8MB

Miscellaneous

Microsoft Certification:Certified for Windows Vista
Refurbished:Refurbished
Vista Certification:Certified for Windows Vista

Office Machine

Copier Type:Digital
Fax Type:Plain paper
Functions:Copier / Fax / Printer / Scanner
Printing Output Type:Monochrome
Printing Technology:Laser
Type:Fax / copier / printer / scanner

PC Connectivity

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

Printing

Max Printing Speed B/W:15ppm/17ppm
Max Printing Speed B/W (ppm):15ppm/17ppm
Max Resolution B/W:2400 x 600 dpi/600 x 600 dpi