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Brother MFCJ5335DW

alaTest has collected and analyzed 40 reviews of Brother MFCJ5335DW. The average rating for this product is 4.7/5, compared to an average rating of 4.0/5 for other products in the same category for all reviews. Reviewers really like the print quality and size. The price and performance also get good opinions, but some have doubts about the noise. The reliability and design get mixed views.

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We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other products in the same category the Brother MFCJ5335DW is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 89/100 = Very good quality.

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Great level of functions for the price


The MFC-J5335DW is rapid when printing, and it's very useful to have the double-sided option and A3 facility, though we have not tested this yet. I feel that colour-print quality could be better (our old HPs beat it, and that's with non-genuine...

Oct, 2018

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I would recommend A higher model printer


The printer is ok if you have nothing to compare it too, the other printer we have is so much better but is more heavy duty, this printers colour is extremely poor quality printing in comparrison and is unable to improve. The print speed is very slow...

Sep, 2018

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Has every function you can think of. Easy install


I was looking for a laser printer but changed my mind as this does everything I wanted. Prints quite quickly too. With ok paper the print quality is pretty good. Easy install on Macbook too. Cheers

Sep, 2018

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Great printer at an excellent price for a Brother!


Only bought recently to replace an Epsom. Fancied a change of brand after sticking with Epson since forever. Glad I did. Yes the inks are pricey but the speed and quality of printing cannot be faulted. Also, the features are just too many to list. Have...

Sep, 2018

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neat unit


What a delight in terms of quality, speed and ease of use. Ive only had it a month, replacing a leading manufacturer equivalent which didn't last 12 months. I work from home and I would definitely recommend this unit for regular but medium usage.

May, 2018

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Brother MFC J5335DW Printer


Best printer I have ever purchased . Great value for money, simple to get going, speedy and excellent prints

Apr, 2018

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Good quality printer as expected From brother


Nothing Short of excellence. Went with brother having had another printer at home for 6 years. Very happy with this one as well.

Apr, 2018

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Best printer ever!


I purchased this printer for the office I work for and I am very impressed, for the price I paid the quality is excellent, it's quick and it has brilliant added features. It was really easy to set up on all the computers and laptops in the office,...

Apr, 2018

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Good Printer


I have used both printing and scanning functions and have been very happy with this product.

Apr, 2018

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Best Printer I have had


Well what can I say I brought this printer and it has proven to me to be an outstanding machine everything works as it should and quality is second to none so I highly recommend it.

Apr, 2018

Product Specifications


Blue Angel certified:Y
Energy Star certified:Y


Background adjustment function:Y
Copier resize:25 - 400
Copy speed (normal quality, black, A4):12
Copy speed (normal quality, color, A4):9
ID-card copy function:Y
Maximum copy resolution:2400 x 1200
Maximum number of copies:99
N-in-1 copy function (N=):2, 4
PC free copying:Y


Color of product:Black


Built-in display:Y
Color display:Y
Display Diagonal:2.7


Fax broadcasting:250
Fax memory:200
Fax speed dialing (max numbers):100
Modem Speed:14.4
Speed dialing:Y

Input Capacity

Auto document feeder (ADF) input capacity:50
Multi-Purpose Tray capacity:100
Number of standard paper trays:1
Paper input type:Paper tray
Standard input capacity:250


Ethernet LAN:Y
Mobile printing technologies:Apple AirPrint,Brother iPrint & Scan,Google Cloud Print,Mopria Print Service
Supported network protocols (IPv6):(Turned off as defalut) NDP, RA, mDNS, LLMNR Responder, DNS Resolver, LPR/LPD, Custom Raw Port/Port9100, IPP, FTP Client/Server, SNMPv1/v2, TFTP server, Web Services (Print/Scan), SMTP Client, POP3, CIFS Client, SNTP Client, IMAP4, ICMPv6, HTTP Server
Wi-Fi standards:IEEE 802.11b,IEEE 802.11g,IEEE 802.11n

Operational Conditions

Operating relative humidity (H-H):20 - 80
Operating temperature (T-T):10 - 35

Output Capacity

Standard output capacity:100

Paper Handling

Auto Document Feeder (ADF) media weight:64 - 120
Borderless printing media sizes:A3,A4,Ledger
ISO A-series sizes (A0...A9):A3,A4,A5,A6
ISO C-series sizes (C0...C9):C5
Maximum ISO A-series paper size:A3
Multi-purpose Tray media types:Glossy paper, Plain paper, Recycled paper
Multi-Purpose Tray media weight:64 - 220
Photo paper sizes:3.5x5,4x6,5x7
Standard tray media types:Coated paper, Glossy paper, Plain paper, Recycled paper
Standard tray media weight:64 - 220


Built-in processor:Y
Copying:Colour copying
Digital sender:N
Duplex functions:Print
E-mail protocols:APOP,IMAP4,POP3,SMTP
Market positioning:Business
Maximum duty cycle:30000
Number of print cartridges:4
Print technology:Inkjet
Printing:Colour printing
Printing colors:Black, Cyan, Magenta, Yellow
Product color:Black
Recommended duty cycle:250 - 2000
Scanning:Colour scanning

Ports & interfaces

Direct printing:Y
Standard interfaces:Ethernet, USB 2.0, Wireless LAN
USB 2.0 ports quantity:1


Power consumption (average operating):29
Power consumption (copying):31
Power consumption (ready):5
Power consumption (sleep):1.6
Power consumption (standby):6.5


Duplex print speed (ISO/IEC 24734) color:11
Duplex print speed (ISO/IEC 24734) mono:12
Maximum Resolution:4800 x 1200
Poster printing function:Y
Print speed (black, normal quality, A4/US Letter):35
Print speed (color, normal quality, A4/US Letter):28
Print speed (ISO/IEC 24734) color:20
Print speed (ISO/IEC 24734) mono:22
Time to first page (black, normal):5.5
Time to first page (color, normal):6


Built-in processor:Y


Document formats supported:PDF
Gray scale levels:256
Image formats supported:JPEG XR,TIF
Input color depth:48
Maximum scan area:8.5 x 11.7
Maximum scan resolution:19200 x 19200
Optical scanning resolution:1200 x 2400
Output color depth:24
Scan speed (black):14
Scan speed (color):14
Scan technology:CIS
Scan to:E-mail, E-mail Server, FTP, File, Image, OCR, USB
Scanner Type:Flatbed


Drivers included:Y
Mac operating systems supported:Mac OS X 10.10 Yosemite,Mac OS X 10.11 El Capitan,Mac OS X 10.9 Mavericks
Server operating systems supported:Windows Server 2008,Windows Server 2008 R2,Windows Server 2012,Windows Server 2012 R2

Sound Emission

Noise level (idle):50
Standby acoustic emission:50


Card reader integrated:N
Internal memory:128

Weight & Dimensions

Package depth:18.4
Package height:17.2
Package weight:45.2
Package width:25.1