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Brother MFC-8880DN

alaTest has collected and analyzed 27 reviews of Brother MFC-8880DN. The average rating for this product is 4.4/5, compared to an average rating of 4.0/5 for other Printers for all reviews. People are impressed by the control panel and multifunction. The price and usability also get good feedback, but the noise and size get less positive views.

performance, usability, price, multifunction, control panel

size, noise

We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other Printers the Brother MFC-8880DN is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 84/100 = Very good quality.

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Amazon.co.uk review summary for Brother MFC-8880DN

 

alaTest has collected and analyzed 2 user reviews of Brother MFC-8880DN from Amazon.co.uk. The average user rating for this product is 3.0/5, compared to an average user rating of 3.9/5 for other Printers on Amazon.co.uk. Reviewers are impressed by the usability.

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100% of the reviews on Amazon.co.uk give this product a positive rating.

This summary is based on the products: Brother MFC8880DN Mono Multifunction Laser Printer Duplex Ref MFC8880DNZU1Brother MFC8880DN Mono Multifunction Laser Printer Duplex Ref MFC8880DNZU1

Nov, 2017

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Expert review by: James Hutchinson (goodgearguide.com.au)

Brother MFC-8880DN monochrome laser multifunction

 

Apart from the lack of wireless connectivity, there's nothing separating Brother's MFC-8880DN monochrome laser multifunction from the company's premiu...

Inexpensive consumables, secure print functions, automatic duplexer, direct USB printing

Simplistic Web-based interface, confusing control pane

Brother's MFC-8880DN monochrome laser multifunction is a viable option if you're looking to print a mass of documents on the fly. It's cheap to run, too, though its control panel can be a little confusing.

Nov, 2009

Recommended!

Expert review by: Simon Williams (trustedreviews.com)

Brother MFC-8880DN

 

Brother's MFC-8880DN is a high speed, small-business multifunction with a duplex ADF.

40 fax quick dials ; Well interleaved scan and print in copies ; Front panel USB socket

No wireless connection ; Two-pass scanner ; Quite bulky

May, 2012

Expert review by: James Hutchinson (techadvisor.co.uk)

Brother MFC-8880DN review

 

The design of Brother's MFC-8800 series hasn't changed for some time, so the Brother MFC-8880DN looks nearly identical to the MFC-8860DN. Though it doesn't push the envelope in printer design, it does add in an automatic duplexer for double-sided...

Brother's MFC-8880DN monochrome laser multifunction is a viable option if you're looking to print a mass of documents on the fly. It's cheap to run, too, though its control panel can be a little confusing.

Dec, 2009

Consumer review by: Diane (reevoo.com)

Brother MFC-8880DN

 

easyto use and fast.

sometimes get overheated when doing a big job.

Feb, 2011

Consumer review by: Diane (reevoo.com)

Brother MFC-8880DN

 

easyto use and fast

sometimes get overheated when doing a big job

Jan, 2011

Consumer review by: Roger (reevoo.com)

Brother MFC-8880DN

 

I am using on a mixed network so I was impressed with the ease of installation onto Win7 (64-bit), iMac OS X, as well as Vista and XP machines. Comprehensive range of features for both network-wide and standalone operations.

Jul, 2010

Product Specifications

Copying

Copier resize:25 - 400
Copy speed (normal quality, black, A4):30
Maximum copy resolution:1200 x 600
Maximum number of copies:99
N-in-1 copy function (N=):2, 4, 9, 16
N-in-1 copy function (N=):2, 4, 9, 16
N-in-1 function (N=):2, 4, 9, 16
PC free copying: Yes
Time to first copy (black, normal):10.5

Display

Character display:22
Display:LCD
Display number of characters:22
Display number of lines:5

Energy Management

AC input frequency:50/60
Input frequency:50/60
Power consumption (PowerSave):18
Power consumption (standby):19 / 85
Power consumption (typical):680

Fax

Auto reduction: Yes
Auto-redialing: Yes
Error Correction Mode (ECM): Yes
Fax broadcasting:390
Fax forwarding: Yes
Fax memory:500
Fax speed dialing (max numbers):300
Fax speed dialing, max numbers:300
Modem Speed:33.6

Input Capacity

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

Networking

Ethernet LAN:Y
Ethernet LAN connection: Yes
Supported network protocols (IPv4):IPv4/IPv6
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, Fax, Print, Scan / Copy, Fax, Scan
Color all-in-one functions:No / Scan
Compatible operating systems:Linux\nWindows 2000/XP/2003/Vista\nMac OS X 10.3.9+
Dimensions (WxDxH):20.9 x 17.8 x 18.7
Emulations:PCL6, BR-Script 3, IBM Pro-Printer XL, Epson FX-850
Maximum internal memory:0.563 / 0.576
Network ready: Yes
Networking features:Fast Ethernet
Package dimensions (WxDxH):24.7 x 22.3 x 22.6

Output Capacity

Standard output capacity:150

Paper Handling

Auto Document Feeder (ADF) media weight:64 - 90
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:215 x 355 mm / Legal (216 x 356 mm)
Maximum print size:215 x 355 mm / Legal (216 x 356 mm)
Multi-Purpose Tray media weight:60 - 163
Non-ISO print media sizes:Executive, Letter
Standard tray media types:Bond paper, Envelopes, Labels, Plain paper, Recycled paper, Transparencies / Plain paper, Recycled paper

Performance

Copying:Mono copying
Digital sender:N
Duplex functions:Copy, Print, Scan
Economical printing: Yes
Faxing:Mono faxing
Print technology:Laser
Printing:Mono printing / N
Processor frequency:300
Scanning:Colour scanning / Mono scanning

Ports & interfaces

Direct printing: No
Standard interfaces:Ethernet / USB 2.0
USB 2.0 ports quantity:1

Power

AC input frequency:50/60
Power consumption (average operating):680
Power consumption (PowerSave):18
Power consumption (standby):19 / 85

Printing

Maximum Resolution:1200 x 1200
Print speed (black, normal quality, A4/US Letter):30
Time to first page (black, normal):8.5
Warm-up time:18

Scanning

Gray scale levels:256
Input color depth:24 / 48
Input colour depth:24 / 48
Maximum scan resolution:19200 x 19200
Optical scanning resolution:600 x 2400
Scan to:E-mail, E-mail Server, File, FTP, Image, OCR, USB
Scan type:Flatbed & ADF
Scanner Type:Flatbed & ADF

Software

Drivers included: Yes
Linux operating systems supported: Yes
Mac operating systems supported:Mac OS X 10.3 Panther, Mac OS X 10.4 Tiger, Mac OS X 10.5 Leopard
Server operating systems supported:Windows 2000 Advanced Server, Windows 2000 Server, Windows SBS 2011 Standard, Windows Server 2003, Windows Server 2003 x64, Windows Server 2008, Windows Server 2008 R2, Windows Server 2008 x64
Windows operating systems supported:13.4 x 6.85 x 1.14

Sound Emission

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

Storage

Card reader integrated: No
Internal memory:64

System Requirements

Mac compatibility: Yes

Weight & Dimensions

Package weight:779.6
Weight:41 / 656.1