Brother International (Australia)


Laser Fax

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FAX-2840 | Laser Fax

RRP Price 329.00 INC GST

Brother’s monochrome laser business fax with built-in handset offers fast print speeds of up to 20ppm making it perfect for your professional needs.



Model FAX-2840
Engine Mono Laser
Print Speed Up to 20 ppm
Interface USB 2.0 @ Hi-Speed
Functions Laser Printer, Laser Fax, Sheetfed Laser Copier
Standard Warranty 12 Months Return To Base
Warranty Information
  • Print Speed 20ppm (A4)
  • 250 Sheet Paper Capacity
  • Energy Star
  • General
    • Model FAX-2840
    • Number of Functions 3 in 1
    • Engine Mono Laser
    • Functions Laser Printer, Laser Fax, Sheetfed Laser Copier
    • Backup For Clock Up to 2 hours
    • LDAP NA
    • Standard Memory 16MB
  • Display
    • LCD Display 16 characters x 2 lines, 1.85 x 0.43 inch
  • Telephone
    • Telephone Handset Yes (Corded)
    • Speaker Phone NA
  • Printer
    • Emulation GDI
    • Print Speed Up to 20 ppm
    • Printer Resolution 600 x 600 dpi, HQ1200 (2400 x 600 dpi) quality
    • Printer Compatibility Windows 7 (32&64bit), Vista (32&64bit), XP Home Edition, XP Professional (32&64bit), Windows 2000 Professional Mac OS X 10.5.8 or greater Linux Cups/LPR (Download driver from Brother)
    • Duplex Print NA
    • Warm Up Time Up to 7 seconds from sleep Up to 27 seconds from power on
  • Paper Handling
    • Standard Paper Capacity Up to 250 Sheets
    • Multi-Purpose Tray Capacity NA
    • Manual Feed Slot 1 sheet
    • Output Paper Capacity 100 Sheets Face Down, 1 sheet face-up tray (straight paper path)
    • ADF Up to 20 sheets
    • Media Weights Paper Tray 60 - 105 gsm
    • Media Weights MP Tray NA
    • Media Weights Manual Feed Slot 60 - 163 gsm
    • Media Weights ADF 64 - 90 gsm
    • Media Size Paper Tray A4, Letter, B5(ISO/JIS), A5, A5 (Long Edge), B6(ISO), A6, Executive Manual Feed Slot: 76.2-216mm(W), Length 116-406.4mm(L)
    • Media Size MP Tray NA
    • Media Size ADF Width 147.3 to 215.9 mm, Length 147.3 to 355.6 mm
    • Media Size Paper Tray (Option) NA
    • Media Types Paper Tray Plain Paper, Thin Paper, Recycled Paper
    • Media Types MP Tray NA
    • Media Types ADF Plain Paper, Recycled Paper
    • Media Types Paper Tray (Option) NA
  • Digital Copier
    • Copier Speed Up to 20 cpm
    • Copier Enlargement-Reduction Ratio 25 - 400 in 1% increments
    • Copier N-in-1 2in1, 4in1
    • Copier Poster NA
    • Copier Multi Sort Yes
    • Copier Multi Stack Up to 99 copies
  • Fax
    • Modem Speed 33,600bps (Fax)
    • Transmission Speed Approx 2.5 seconds (Brother#1,JBIG)
    • Fax Receive Stamp Yes
    • Duplex Fax NA
    • Colour Faxing NA
    • ITU-T Group compatibility Super G3
    • Telstra Duet Compatible Yes
    • Memory Backup NA
    • Memory Security NA
    • Automatic Redial Yes
    • One Touch Dials 22 locations (2x11)
    • Speed Dials 200 locations
    • Group Dials Up to 8 groups
    • Telephone Index Yes (with Down key)
    • Station ID 20 digits / 20 characters
    • Caller ID Yes
    • Fax Grey Scale 8bit/256 levels
    • Out of Paper Reception Up to 400 pages (ITU-T Test Chart)
    • Broadcasting Up to 272 locations
    • External TAD Socket Only
    • Batch Transmission NA
    • Automatic Reduction Yes
    • Fax Forwarding To Fax number
    • Speaker/Ring volume adjustment 3 steps plus OFF
    • Memory Transmission Up to 400 pages (ITU-T Test Chart)
  • Fax Features
    • PC Fax NA
  • Message Centre
    • Internal TAD NA
    • In Coming Message Time NA
    • User Recording Time NA
    • Answering Machine NA
    • Out Going Message Time NA
  • Digital Scanner
    • Scanner Colour/Mono Scanning NA
    • Scanner Colour Depth NA
    • Scanner Type Sheetfed Digital
    • Scan Speed NA
    • Scanner Resolution (Optical) NA
    • Scanner Resolution (Interpolated) NA
    • Duplex Scan NA
    • Scanner Grey Scale NA
    • Scan to Keys NA
    • Scanner Compatibility Scanning Not Available
    • Twain Compliant NA
  • Connectivity
    • Interface USB 2.0 @ Hi-Speed
    • Interface Parallel NA
  • Options
    • Optional Paper Tray NA
    • Optional Memory NA
    • Optional Paper NA
  • Consumable
    • Consumables Standard Toner (TN-2230) Approx. 1,200 pages in accordance with ISO/IEC 19752, High Yield Toner (TN-2250) Approx. 2,600 pages in accordance with ISO/IEC 19752, Drum (DR-2225) Approx. 12,000 pages (1 page/job)
    • Inbox Consumables Inbox Toner Approx. 700 pages in accordance with ISO/IEC 19752, Drum (DR-2225) Approx. 12,000 pages (1 page/job)
  • Weight and Measures
    • Size 368(W) x 360(D) x 311(H)mm
    • Weight 7.9 Kg without consumables
  • Environment
    • Energy Star Compliant Yes
    • Power Consumption Peak:445W or less, Stand by: 55W or less, Sleep: 1.5W or less
    • Sleep Mode 0 - 90 min
  • Others
    • Warranty 12 Months Return To Base
    • Recommended Monthly Print Volume 250 to 2,000 pages
    • Carton Contents FAX-2840, Quick Setup Guide, User's Guide, Power Cord, Telephone Line Cord, Telephone Line Cord Adaptor, Inbox Toner Cartridge, Drum (DR-2225)



Up to 1,200 pages each @ ISO/IEC 19752

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Up to 2,600 pages each @ ISO/IEC 19752

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Up to 12,000 pages. (1 page / Job)

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ENERGY STAR Brother's Energy Star® qualified products help you conserve energy and reduce your electricity bills in your home and work environment
Sleep Mode The sleep mode feature automatically reduces power consumption by powering up again only when you need to print
Separate Drum and Toner Brother's separate toner & drum system allows you to continue using the drum for a few toner cycles so you not only save cost, but also the environment with reduced wastage
High Yield Toner Option Helps reduce the environmental impact of your printing by reducing the amount of toner cartridges used overall
Use Recyclable Materials Use more than 65% of recyclable material against total weight of machine to help improving efficiency of material use at production
Paint Free Body Design Brother products have removed or reduced the use of paint to improve plastic recyclability
RoHS Brother products are ROHS (Restriction of Hazardous Substances) Directive compliant. The use of hazardous materials, regulated by the RoHS EU Directive, are eliminated or are limited during production
ISO14001 All manufacturing facilities of the Brother Group have an environmental management system that meets the standard of ISO14001

FAX-2840 | Laser Fax