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Brother All-In-One Laser Printer With Wireless Networking And Advanced Duplex - MFC-L5900DW

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Brother All-In-One Laser Printer With Wireless Networking And Advanced Duplex - MFC-L5900DW

The Brother MFC-L5900DW monochrome laser All-in-One is a great choice for offices and small workgroups looking for cost efficient output and reliable performance. Fast print and copy speeds up to 42ppm will help increase your productivity, and cost-efficient output thanks to the high-yield replacement toner cartridge will help lower your operating costs. The MFC-L5900DW also offers flexible paper handling with a 300-sheet paper capacity, expandable to 1,340 sheets with optional add-on trays. Quickly scan two-sided documents to a wide variety of destinations using the 70-page capacity auto document feeder or using the legal-size document glass. Advanced security features provide network user authentication to help protect against unauthorized access. Plus, use the customizable color Touchscreen display to directly print from and scan to popular business cloud services‡.


  • Fast, high-quality printing and copying.
    With a print speed of up to 42 pages per minute, this All-in-One is ideal for busy offices.
  • Flexible network connectivity.
    Built-in wireless 802.11b/g/n and Gigabit Ethernet interfaces allow you to share the MFC-L5900DW with multiple users on your network.
  • 3.7" color Touchscreen display.
    Allows for easy menu navigation and creation of up to 48 customized shortcuts. Plus, scan to popular business cloud services directly from the Touchscreen including: EVERNOTE®, DROPBOX, GOOGLE DRIVE™, ONENOTE®, and more.
  • Cost-efficient output.
    Help lower your operating costs via a high-yield 8,000-page replacement toner cartridge.
  • Flexible paper handling.
    Easily handle your large print jobs via an adjustable 250-sheet capacity paper tray and 50-sheet capacity multi-purpose tray. Additional optional paper trays are available in 250-sheet or 520-sheet capacities enabling users to configure the All-in-One with multiple trays in a way that best meets their application requirements – up to 1,340-sheet total capacity.
  • Advanced duplex capabilities.
    Automatic two-sided printing and copying helps save paper. Plus, the 70-page capacity duplex auto document feeder scans both sides of the page in a single-pass for two-sided monochrome scanning up to 56ipm.
  • Convenient mobile device printing and scanning.
    Print from your mobile device via: AirPrint®, Google Cloud Print™ 2.0, Mopria®, Brother iPrint&Scan, Cortado Workplace and Wi-Fi Direct®. Plus, wirelessly scan to your mobile device with the Brother iPrint&Scan app.
  • Fast scanning with advanced capabilities.
    Help increase your productivity with monochrome scanning up to 28ipm. Plus, support for multiple scan-to destinations such as E-mail, SSH Server (SFTP), USB, SharePoint®, Cloud Services, and Network Folder (CIFS) to easily adapt to your customized workflow.
  • Legal-size document glass.
    Easily copy or color scan bound materials or up to legal-size documents.
  • Walk-up printing and scanning.
    A USB Host is located on the front of the machine for printing files from or scanning files to your USB flash memory drive.
  • Advanced security features.
    Active Directory® support for network user authentication to help protect against unauthorized access to the device. Other security features include: Secure Function Lock, LDAP, SSL/TLS, and more.
  • Outstanding customer support.
    Online, call, or live chat - free support for the life of your printer.



  • Print Technology: B/W Laser
  • First Time to Print: Less than 7.2 seconds
  • Consumable Type:Toner Cartridge & Drum Unit
  • Black Print Speed (max. ppm): 42
  • Print Resolution (max. dpi): 1200 x 1200 dpi
  • Printer Driver Compatibility: Windows®, Mac OS®, Linux
  • Emulation(s): PCL6, BR-Script3, IBM Proprinter, Epson FX, PDF Version 1.7, XPS Version 1.0


  • Copying Capability: B/W
  • Design Style: Flatbed
  • Black Copy Speed (max. cpm): 42
  • Copy Resolution (maximum): 1200 x 600 dpi
  • Stand-alone Copying: Yes
  • Reduction/Enlargement: 25% - 400%
  • Sorting Function: Yes
  • Duplex Copying: Yes
  • N in 1 Function: 2in1 / 4in1
  • Poster Function: No
  • Document Glass Size: Legal-size
  • ID Copy: Yes


  • Scan Speeds (maximum):
    • Simplex: Up to 28ipm (black)/20ipm (color)
    • Duplex: Up to 56ipm (black)/34ipm (color)
  • Scanning Capability: B/W & Color
  • Scan Drivers Included: TWAIN, WIA, ICA, ISIS, SANE
  • Duplex Scanning: Yes
  • Interpolated Scan Resolution (max. dpi): 19200 x 19200 dpi
  • Optical Scan Resolution (max. dpi): 1200 x 1200 dpi (flatbed), 600 x 600 dpi (ADF)
  • Mobile Device Scanning App: Brother iPrint&Scan
  • "Scan To" Feature: E-mail, Image, OCR, File, FTP, USB, Network Folder (CIFS - Windows® only), E-mail Server, SharePoint®, SSH Server (SFTP), Cloud Services(Web Connect)‡, Easy Scan to Email
  • Scan File Formats: PEG, PDF Single-page/Multi-page (Secure PDF, Searchable PDF, PDF/A), TIFF Single-page/Multi-page, TXT, BMP, DOCX, XML, PPTX, XPS, PNG
  • Scanner Driver Compatibility: Windows®/Mac OS®
  • Advanced Scanning Features: Continuous Scan‡, ADF Auto Deskew, Blank Page Skip, ID Scan, Scan Profiles (up to 25)
  • Document Viewer Software / OCR Software: Nuance™ Paperport™ with OCR for Windows® and Presto!® PageManager® for Mac®


  • Faxing Capability: B/W
  • Fax Modem Speed: 33.6K bps
  • PC Fax Capability (send/receive): Yes
  • Best Transmission Speed (approx. sec./page): 2.5
  • Duplex Faxing: Yes
  • Call Waiting/ Caller ID/ Distinctive Ring Ready: No/No/Yes
  • Out-of-Paper Reception: Yes
  • External TAD Interface: Yes
  • Total Auto Dial Locations: 300
  • Broadcasting (# of locations): 350
  • Quick Scan/Memory Transmission (approx. sec/page): 2.5
  • Fax/Telephone Switch: Yes
  • Fax Page Memory (max. pages): 500
  • Auto Fax Receive Date/Time Header: Yes
  • Document Memory Backup: Yes

Paper Handling

  • Standard Input Paper Capacity (sheets): 250-Sheet Input Capacity
  • Manual Feed/Multi-purpose Tray Capacity: 50-sheet multi-purpose tray
  • Automatic Document Feeder Capacity (max. pages): 70
  • Output Paper Capacity (sheets): 150 sheets
  • Optional Paper Trays (capacity): LT-5500 (250 sheets x2) or LT-6500 (520 sheets x2)
  • Duplex Printing Capability: Yes
  • Paper Handling Size - Paper Tray: Letter, Legal, Executive, A4, A5, A6
  • Paper Handling Size - Multi-Purpose Tray: Letter, Legal, Executive, A4, A5, A6, Envelopes, Custom Sizes (3.0-8.5" (w), 5.0-14" (l))
  • Sheet Weight - Paper Tray (min/max): 16-32 lbs. (bond)
  • Sheet Weight - Multi-purpose Tray (min/max): 16-53 lbs. (bond)
  • Minimum Input for ADF (Width/Height): 4.1"/5.8"
  • Maximum Input of ADF (Width/Height): 8.5"/14"
  • Sheet Weight - ADF (min/max): 17-24 lbs. (bond)
  • Recommended Paper Brands: Plain Paper: Xerox 4200DP 20 lb., Hammermill Laser Paper 24 lb., Labels: Avery Laser Label #5160
  • Media Type: Plain, Bond, Envelopes (up to 10), Labels, Recycled Paper, Colored Paper, Letterhead

Connectivity & Compatibility

  • Standard Interface(s): Wireless 802.11b/g/n, Gigabit Ethernet, Hi-Speed USB 2.0
  • USB Host: Yes, front
  • Standard Network Features: Printing, Scanning, PC Fax Send / Receive (PC Fax receive not available for Mac OS®), I-Fax, Corporate Address Book (LDAP)
  • Mobile Device Compatibility: AirPrint®, Google Cloud Print™ 2.0, Brother iPrint&Scan, Mopria®, Cortado Workplace, Wi-Fi Direct®
  • Cloud Services (Web Connect): GOOGLE DRIVE™/GOOGLE DRIVE for Business, EVERNOTE®/EVERNOTE Business, ONEDRIVE®/ONEDRIVE for Business, ONENOTE®, DROPBOX/DROPBOX for Business, Google Apps for Business™, BOX/BOX for Business, FACEBOOK™, FLICKR®
  • Industry Specific Certifications: Cerner Certified
  • Brother Cloud Apps: Office Print, Outline&Copy, Outline&Scan, Easy Scan to E-mail, NoteScan, Office Doc Creator, CreativeCenter®
  • Supported Network Protocols (IPv4): ARP, RARP, BOOTP, DHCP, APIPA(Auto IP), WINS/NetBIOS name resolution, DNS Resolver, mDNS, LLMNR responder, LPR/LPD, Custom Raw Port/Port9100, POP3, SMTP Client, IPP/IPPS, FTP Client and Server, CIFS Client, TELNET Server, SNMPv1/v2c/v3, HTTP/HTTPS server, TFTP client and server, ICMP, Web Services (Print/Scan), SNTP Client, LDAP, IMAP4
  • Supported Network Protocols (IPv6):NDP, RA, DNS resolver, mDNS, LLMNR responder, LPR/LPD, Custom Raw Port/Port9100, IPP/IPPS, POP3, SMTP Client, FTP Client and Server, CIFS Client, TELNET Server, SNMPv1/v2c, HTTP/HTTPS server, TFTP client and server, ICMPv6, SNTP Client, LDAP, Web Services (Print/Scan), IMAP4
  • One-Push Wireless Setup: Wi-Fi Protected Setup™


  • LCD Display: 3.7" Color Touchscreen display
  • Standard Memory: 512MB
  • Toner Save Mode: Yes
  • Maximum Monthly Duty Cycle: 50,000 printed pages
  • Recommended Monthly Print Volume: Up to 3,500 pages

Security Features

  • Security Functions: Active Directory®, Secure Function Lock, Enterprise Security (802.1x), Lock Slot, Secure Print, SSL/TLS, IPSec
  • Wireless Network Security: WEP 64/128 bit, WPA-PSK (TKIP/AES), WPA2-PSK (AES)
  • Security Protocols (Wireless): APOP, SMTP-AUTH, SSL/TLS (IPPS, HTTPS, SMTP, POP3, IMAP4), SNMP v3, 802.1x (LEAP, EAP-FAST, PEAP, EAP-TLS, EAP-TTLS), Kerberos, IPSec
  • Security Protocols (Wired): APOP, SMTP-AUTH, SSL/TLS (IPPS, HTTPS, SMTP, POP3, IMAP4), SNMP v3, 802.1x (EAP-MD5, EAP-FAST, PEAP, EAP-TLS, EAP-TTLS), Kerberos, IPSec

Power & Operating Requirements

  • ENERGY STAR ® Certified: Yes
  • EPEAT® Registered: Bronze
  • EPA ENERGY STAR® TEC Value: 2.056 kWh / Week
  • Power Source: AC 120V 50/60Hz
  • Power Consumption - Power Off/Deep Sleep/Sleep/Ready/Printing: 0.03W / 1.6W / 8.4W / 36W / 630W
  • Operating Environment:
    • Temperature: 50-90°F
    • Humidity: 20-80% (w/out condensation)
  • Machine Noise (Ready/Printing): 35dB / 55dB


  • (1) Standard Yield Toner Cartridge (yields approx. 3,000 Pages)
  • (1) DR820 Drum Unit (yields approx. 30,000 Pages)
  • Quick Set Up and Basic User's Guide
  • Documentation/Installation CD
  • Telephone Line Cord

Approximate Dimensions:

  • Height: 19.1"
  • Width: 19.5"
  • Depth: 16.8'

Approximate Weight:

  • Unit: 38 lbs
  • Shipping: 46 lbs

Warranty Information:

  • Manufacturer Warranty (authorized online retailer): 1 Year Limited
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Key Features
Fast, High-Quality Printing And Copying/ Flexible Network Connectivity/ 3.7" Color Touchscreen Display/ Cost-Efficient Output/ Flexible Paper Handling/ 1200 x 1200 dpi Print Resolution/ 1200 x 600 dpi Copy Resolution/ 512MB Standard Memory/ 50,000 Printed Pages Maximum Monthly Duty Cycle/ Grey Finish
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Print MethodLaser
Fax CapableYes