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Brother All-In-One Laser Wireless Networking And Duplex - MFC-L8850CDW

Abt Model: MFC-L8850CDW | UPC Code: 012502637868
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Brother All-In-One Laser With Wireless Networking And Duplex - MFC-L8850CDW

High-Speed Color Laser All-in-One for Small and Medium-Sized Businesses

The Brother™ MFC-L8850CDW is a dependable color laser all-in-one designed for small workgroups in small to medium-sized businesses. It quickly prints at up to 32ppm in color and black and helps reduce costs with paper-saving automatic duplex (two-sided) printing and high-yield replacement toner cartridges*. Its 300-sheet paper capacity can be expanded to 800 sheets with an optional add-on tray*. This all-in-one is great for producing high-impact color business prints and copies, plus offers faxing, advanced scanning capabilities including single-pass duplex scanning, and built-in wireless and wired networking. Easily navigate menus and access popular cloud services* via the 4.85" color TouchScreen display. Plus, the MFC-L8850CDW supports printing from and scanning to mobile devices*


  • High-quality color printing. With print speeds up to 32ppm in both color and black, you no longer have to wait for high-impact business documents.
  • Advanced duplex capability. Two-sided printing to help save paper. Plus, scans both sides of the page in a single-pass for fast, two-sided copying, scanning, faxing
  • Flexible connectivity. Print, scan or PC fax over your wireless or Ethernet network or connect locally to a single computer via USB*.
  • 4.85" color TouchScreen display. Offers intuitive menu navigation, shortcuts, and scanning to popular cloud services* including: EVERNOTE®, DROPBOX, GOOGLE DRIVE™, ONENOTE®, and more
  • Convenient mobile device printing & scanning. Print from your mobile device via*: AirPrint™, Google Cloud Print™, Mopria®, Brother™ iPrint&Scan, Cortado Workplace, and Wi-Fi Direct®. Plus, wirelessly scan to your mobile device with the Brother™ iPrint&Scan app.
  • Flexible paper handling. The MFC-L8850CDW features a 250-sheet capacity tray that is adjustable for letter or legal-size paper, plus a 50-sheet capacity multi-purpose tray. An optional 500-sheet capacity paper tray* is available for additional capacity.
  • Advanced scanning capabilities. Supports a variety of "scan to" functions including: E-mail, file, image, OCR, FTP, Secure FTP, Microsoft® SharePoint®, USB, Network Folder (CIFS - Windows® only) and E-mail Server*. Advanced scanning features including base color (background) removal, ID Scan* continuous scanning* and blank page skip* help ensure your scans come out right the first time.
  • Cost-efficient printing. Spend less time replacing supplies and help reduce operating costs by using high-yield replacement toner cartridges (approx. 4,000 pages* black/3,500 pages* color).
  • Help control your printing costs. Use the Secure Function Lock feature to set page counts or restrict printing on a per user or group basis (supports up to 100 users).
  • 50-page capacity auto document feeder. Convenient for copying, scanning or faxing multi-page documents (up to legal size).
  • Legal-size document glass. Easily copy or color scan bound materials or up to legal-size documents.
  • Advanced security features. Provides a wide-range of security features including: secure print, Secure Function Lock, SSL, Enterprise Security (802.1x), and network user authentication and corporate email address lookup via Active Directory (using LDAP).
  • Walk-up printing and scanning. Features a front-access USB Direct Interface to directly print from and scan to your USB flash memory drive*.



  • Print Technology: Color Laser Technology
  • First Time to Print: Less than 15 sec (color and black)
  • Comsumable Type: 4 Toner Cartridges and Drum
  • Max. Black Print Speed (ppm): 32 ppm Black
  • Max. Color Print Speed (ppm): 32 ppm Color
  • Print Resolution (maximum dpi): Up to 2400 x 600 dpi
  • Printer Driver Compatibility: Windows®, Mac OS®, Linux
  • Emulation(s): PCL6, BR-Script*


  • Copying Capability: B/W & Color Copying
  • Design Style: Flatbed
  • Max. Automatic Document Feeder Capacity*: 50-Page ADF
    * Maximum capacity based on using 20 lb (bond) paper.
  • Max. Black Copy Speed (cpm): 32cpm Black
  • Max. Color Copy Speed (cpm): 32 cpm Color
  • Stand-alone Copying: Yes (no PC required)
  • Reduction/Enlargement: 25%-400%
  • Sorting Function: Yes
  • Duplex Copying: Yes
  • N in 1 Function: 2in1 / 4in1
  • Poster Function: No
  • Document Glass Size: Legal
  • ID Copy: Yes


  • Scanning Capability: B/W & Color Scanning
  • Scan Drivers Included*:TWAIN, WIA, ICA, ISIS, SANE
    *SANE and ISIS drivers are available for download from Brother Solutions Center
  • Duplex Scanning: Yes
  • Max. Interpolated Scan Resolution (dpi) 19,200 dpi x 19,200 dpi
  • Optical Scan Resoluton (dpi): Up to 1200 x 2400 dpi*
    *Max. dpi from glass: max 1200 x 600 dpi from ADF
  • Mobile Device Scanning App: Brother™ iPrint&Scan free app download for wireless printing from and scanning to your mobile device
  • "Scan To" Feature: E-mail, Image, OCR, File, FTP, SSH Server (SFTP), USB, Microsoft® SharePoint®, Network Folder (CIFS- Windows® only), E-mail Server*
  • Scan File Formats: TIFF/Multi-page TIFF/BMP/PNG/JPEG/PDF/Secure PDF/Searchable PDF/XML/DOCX/PPTX
  • Scanner Driver Compatibility: Windows® / Mac OS®
  • Document Viewer Software: Includes Nuance™ PaperPort™ SE with OCR for Windows® and Presto!® PageManager® for Mac®
  • OCR Software: Includes Nuance™ PaperPort™ SE with OCR for Windows® and Presto!® PageManager® for Mac®


  • Faxing Capability: B/W Faxing
  • Fax Modem Speed: 33.6K bps
  • PC Fax Capbility (send/receive): Yes
  • Best Transmission Speed (sec): Approx. 2.5 seconds per page
  • 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 Locations
  • Broadcasting (# of Locations): Yes (350 Locations)
  • Quick Scan (Memory Transmission): Approx. 2.5 sec/page
  • Fax/Telephone Switch: Yes
  • Fax Page Memory: Up to 500 page fax memory
  • Auto Fax Receive Date/Time Header: Yes (Monochrome only)
  • Document Memory Backup: Yes

Paper Handling

  • Standard Input Paper Capacity: 250-Sheet Input Capacity
  • Multi-purpose Tray: 50-Sheet Multi-Purpose Tray Capacity
  • Output Paper Capacity (Sheets): 150 sheets (face down)
  • Optional Paper Capacity (Sheets): LT-320CL (500 sheets)
  • Duplex Printing Capability: Yes
  • Paper Handling Size - Paper Tray: Letter, Legal, Executive, Folio, A4, A5, B6
  • Paper Handling Size - Multi-Purpose Tray: Width 3.0" to 8.5", Length 5.0" to 14"
  • Sheet Weight - Paper Tray (max/min): 16-28 lbs.
  • Sheet Weight - Multi-purpose Tray (max/min): 16-43 lbs.
  • Minimum Input for ADF (Width/Height): 5.8"/5.8"
  • Max Input of ADF (Width/Height): 8.5" / 14"
  • Sheet Weight - ADF (max/min): 17-24 lbs
  • Recommended Paper Brands: Plain Paper: Xerox 4200 20 lb., Hammermill Laser Paper 24 lb., Labels: Avery Laser Label #5160, Glossy Paper: NewPage Futura Laser Gloss 80 lb Text/32 lb Bond, Xerox Digital Color Elite Gloss
  • Media Type: Plain Paper, Thin Paper, Thick Paper, Thicker Paper, Recycled Paper, Bond, Label, Envelope, Env. Thin, Env. Thick, Glossy Paper

Connectivity & Compatibility

  • Standard Interface(s): Wireless 802.11b/g/n, 10/100 Base-TX Ethernet and Hi-Speed USB 2.0
  • USB Direct Interface/PictBridge: Yes/No
  • Standard Network Features: Printing, Scanning, PC Fax
  • Mobile Device Compatibility: AirPrint™, Google Cloud Print™, Mopria®, Brother™ iPrint&Scan, Cortado Workplace, and Wi-Fi Direct®
  • 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 (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 Configuration: AOSS™, Wi-Fi Protected Setup™ capable routers


  • LCD Display: Yes, 4.85" Color TouchScreen Display
  • Standard Memory (MB): 256MB Memory
  • Optional Memory (MB): Yes (max. memory up to 512MB)
  • Toner Save Mode: Yes
  • Maximum Monthly Duty Cycle: 60,000 printed pages
  • Recommended Monthly Print Volume: Up to 4,000 pages

Security Features

  • Security Functions: Secure Print, Setting Lock, Secure Function Lock, Store Print Log to Network, Active Directory (LDAP)
  • Wireless Network Security: WEP 64/128 bit, WPA-PSK (TKIP/AES), WPA2-PSK (AES), 802.1x (LEAP, EAP-FAST, PEAP, EAP-TLS, EAP-TTLS)
  • 802.1x Enterprise Security: EAP-MD5, EAP-FAST, PEAP, EAP-TLS, EAP-TTLS (Ethernet),LEAP, EAP-FAST, PEAP, EAP-TLS, EAP-TTLS (Wireless)

Power & Operating Requirements

  • ENERGY STAR® Qualified: Yes
  • Power Source: 110V-120V AC 50/60Hz
  • Power Consumption - Deep Sleep/ Ready/ Printing/ Copying: 1.8W/ 65W/ 565W
  • Operating Environment Temperature: 50° F - 90.5° F
  • Operating Environment Humidity: 20-80% (w/out condensation)
  • Machine Noise (Ready/Copying): 28 dB/55 dB
  • EPA ENERGY STAR® TEC Value: 2.365 kWh/Week

What's Included:

  • "In-Box" Consumables/Yield:
    • (1) TN331BK Standard Yield Black Toner Cartridge (2,500 pages)
    • (1) TN331C/TN331M/TN331Y (1,500 pgs each)
    • (1) DR331CL Drum Unit (25,000 pgs)
  • Carton Contents:
    • (1) TN331BK Standard Yield Black Toner Cartridge (2,500 pages)
    • (1) TN331C/TN331M/TN331Y (1,500 pgs* each)
    • (1) DR331CL Drum Unit (25,000 pgs)
    • Installation CD-ROM
    • AC Power Cord
    • Quick Setup Guide and Basic User's Guide

Approximate Dimensions:

  • Width: 19.3"
  • Height: 20.9"
  • Depth: 20.7"

Approximate Weight:

  • Unit: 67.4 lbs
  • Shipping: 80.2 lbs

Warranty Information:

  • Manufacturer Warranty (authorized online retailer): One-Year Limited Warranty
Key Features
High-Speed Color Laser Multifunction Printer/ Flexible Connectivity/ Advanced Duplex Capability/ Max. Black And Color Print Speed 32ppm/ Black & White Faxing/ 33.6K BPS Fax Modem Speed/ Duplex Scanning/ LCD Color Touchscreen Display/ Toner Save Mode/ Sorting Function/ White Finish
More reasons to buy the Brother MFC-L8850CDW from Abt Electronics
  • Abt.com is an authorized dealer (Learn More).
  • The Brother MFC-L8850CDW is Brand New.
  • The Brother MFC-L8850CDW Ships in a Factory Sealed Box.
Print MethodLaser
Fax CapableYes
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