Brother 9970 Printer Review
The Brother 9970 is a multifunction color printer designed for a medium sized office that needs a compact and capable printer. The Brother 9970 boasts a monthly duty cycle of as much as 60,000 pages, with a recommended monthly print volume of up to 4000 pages. This printer measures only 19.3 inches wide, 20.7 inches deep, and 20.9 high and weighs only 62.8 pounds.
For connectivity, the Brother 9970 uses a high speed USB cable, and a wired Ethernet connection. The Brother 9970 is compatible with many major operating systems, including Windows 2008, Windows 2000, Windows Vista, Windows 2003, Windows XP, Windows 7, and Mac OS X 10.4 and higher.
The Brother 9970 is capable of printing and copying in black and white and full color through the use of four Brother toner cartridges. These Brother 9970 toner cartridges come in black, magenta, yellow, cyan and are each capable of printing a high number of pages at high quality. The black Brother toner cartridge can print as much as 1500 pages before needing to be replaced. The magenta, cyan, and yellow Brother 9970 toner cartridges can each print as much as 1500 pages. The maximum page capacity of the Brother 9970 is 800 sheets, and can print and copy at rate of 30 pages per minute for black and white and color with a first page out time of 16 seconds. The Brother 9970 prints with a resolution of 2400 dpi by 600 dpi.
The Brother 9970 comes with 256 MB of memory standard. This memory can be upgraded to as much as 512 MB for users who need more RAM. This printer is energy star qualified.
- Print Speed: 30 ppm
- Duty cycle: 60,000 pages
- Memory: 256 MB upgradable to 512 MB
- Connectivity: High speed USB
- Measurements (WxDxH): 19.3 in x 20.7 in x 20.9 in
- Resolution: 2400 dpi by 600 dpi
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