HL-3260N
HL-2600CN
HL-3450CN
Colour Advanced Photoscale Technology
Full Colour A4/A3 Laser Printers
High quality business colour printing
6 24
Mono
64MB
Colour
Pantone®
Compatible
Up to 6ppm Colour
Up to 24ppm Mono
PC & Macintosh
Network Ready/
Compatible
Network Management
Expandable
up to 384Mb
PCL® 5c
PCL® 6
BR-Script3
OPTIONAL
PCL®5c & PCL®6
Optional Paper trays,
& BR-Script3 Duplex Units, Hard Disk Drive
(PostScript3) Emulations
& Flash Memory
The HL-2600CN and HL-3450CN brings
workgroup colour printing to a new level
HL-2600CN
HL-3450CN
A4 Colour Laser Printer
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•
Up to 2400 dpi class colour printing
•
BR-Script3 (PostScript Level 3) and
PCL5C/6 emulations as standard
•
Built-in 10/100 BaseTX Ethernet for
network connectivity
•
Powerful Web-based set-up,
configuration and Windows
management utilities
•
Job accounting, job spooling, secure
job reprint functions
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•
Job re-print and Job cancel buttons
A3 Colour Laser Printer
Brother’s new HL-3450 and HL-2600 colour laser printers
bring high quality printing, efficiency and affordability which is
so important in today’s business world. These latest models
have been developed in response to the increasing demand
for cost effective, high performance colour printers in the
workplace.
Brother’s own exclusive printing technologies; Colour
Advanced Photoscale Technology (CAPT) and High Resolution
Control (HRC) drive outstanding colour output of up to
2400dpi Class, giving exceptionally crisp, high resolution text
and graphics. And now with the HL-3450 you can print to A3+
to show full bleed and crop marks, ideal for page proofing
many types of projects such as flyers, brochures and
newsletters.
Key Product Features:
Up to 6 pages per minute in colour,
24 pages per minute monochrome
printing
Optional Hard Disc/Compact
Flash storage for job accounting,
job spooling and form/font storage
2
express
yourself with
colour
250 Sheet Input
Duplex Printing
Optional Lower tray
Large memory and expandability
for demanding print jobs
HL-2600CN - standard 64MB, expandable
up to 384MB
HL-3450CN - standard 64MB, expandable
up to 384MB
Memory expansion using standard 100-pin DIMMs
Comprehensive font support
PCL5c/6 mode - 66 scalable fonts, 12 bitmap fonts, 13 bar codes.
BR-Script 3 (PostScript 3 language emulation) - 29 Brother original
fonts and 136 Agfa PS3 fonts. Euro-symbol support for
Windows® and non-Windows® environments.
Truly versatile, add the options
you need, when you need them
A wide variety of optional accessories and product
enhancements are available.
HL-2600CN
Increase maximum paper input capacity
to 750 sheets by adding a 500-sheet
lower paper tray. Add a duplex unit for
automatic, double-sided printing.
Increase your workgroup’s productivity
by installing a hard disk drive.
HL-3450CN
Increase maximum paper input capacity to 1250 sheets by
adding two 500-sheet lower paper tray. Add a duplex unit for
automatic, double-sided printing. Increase your workgroup’s
productivity by installing a hard disk drive.
Take advantage of our advanced
software features:
The HL-3450CN offers advanced
features that should exceed your
expectations and demonstrate
its value. These include:
• Last job reprint
• Manual duplex
• Poster printing
• Economy Mode printing
• Job spooling
• Secure printing
Upgrading the HL-2600CN/HL-3450CN by adding the optional
hard disk drive enables the following advanced functions,
including print on demand documents, such as estate agency
property proposals, price lists, etc.
• Monitor printer use and analyse printer running costs
• Storage for electronic forms
• Expanded font storage
• Job accounting
• Advanced job spooling
Networking
Embedded Web Server Support
Key features include:
Connect to the embedded web server inside
• Find and manage all Brother network
the printer using your web browser to remotely
manage the printer.
connected devices.
• Group printers in a variety of ways
including: model name, IP or IPX/SPX
Key features include:
• Easy-to-use interface.
• Built in password protection prevents
unauthorised users from changing
printer and print server settings.
• View and change a wide variety of
printer and network information.
parameters, type, location, etc.
• Configure individual or multiple
Brother network devices.
• Record and analyse printer usage
information.
• Manage other SNMP complaint devices.
• Instantly see consumable status.
• Manage the printer RAMDISK or
optional Compact Flash/HDD.
• Find and see the status of all other
Multiple Protocol Support
Brother’s multi-protocol support ensures
that Windows®95/98/Me/NT®4.0/Windows®
Brother network and SNMP connected
2000/Windows®XP, Apple, Unix,
devices
Novell and others can all access the
same printer.
BRAdmin Professional Software
Our BRAdmin Professional Windows software
is designed to allow you to manage your
network-connected Brother devices plus any
other SNMP compliant printers in your TCP/IP
and IPX/SPX environments.
HL-2600CN
HL-3450CN
Outstanding Colour Prints
time after time
In today's competitive marketplace expectations
are high. When you want to catch someone’s eye
quickly and effectively you need to present yourself
with the right credentials. That’s why so many
people are turning to colour, giving greater impact,
professional appearance and high quality results.
Within the comprehensive printer drivers, the CAPT
imaging system can be activated at the click of a
mouse button. Once enabled the sophisticated
CAPT process interrogates the finest image
With the integration of Brother’s Colour Advanced
components, intelligently constructing the data to
Photoscale Technology (CAPT) the HL-2600CN
produce a dependable, smooth and balanced print
and HL-3450CN colour laser printers provide a
of your original document.
(CAPT)
dependable reproduction of your Windows and
Apple Macintosh documents. These superb printers
Whether you’re producing charts, presentations or
illustrations, CAPT's precision for fine graduation
quickly and easily present outstanding colour prints
and neutral tints will enable the HL-2600CN and
time after time.
HL-3450CN to provide you with print-outs at near
photographic quality.
HL-2600CN
HL-3450CN
Technical specification
HL-2600CN
ENGINE
Technology
Print Speed A4 <A3>
Standard
Duplex
Warm Up Time
First Print Time
Resolution
CONTROLLER
Processor
Memory
Interface
Network
Connectivity
Electrophotographic (4 cycle)
24 ppm
6 ppm
12 sheets per minute
3 sheets per minute
Less than 240 seconds
Less than 15 seconds *2
Less than 22.5 seconds *2
600 x 600dpi
2400 dpi class
Electrophotographic (4 cycle)
24 ppm *1 (12 ppm)
6 ppm *1 (3 ppm)
12 sheets per minute (6)
3 sheets per minute (1.5)
Less than 210 seconds
Less than 19 seconds *2
Less than 34 seconds *2
600 x 600dpi
2400 dpi class
MIPS TMPR4955 (266MHz)
64 MB
3 DIMM (100pin) slot *4 (16, 32, 64, 128MB):
expandable up to 384 MB *5
IEEE 1284 Parallel, 10/100BaseTX Ethernet, USB1.1
10/100 BaseTX Ethernet (Auto Negotiation)
TCP/IP, IPX/SPX, AppleTalk, DLC/LLC, NetBEUI, DEC LAT, Banyan VINES
BRAdmin Professional *6
Web Based Management *7
Hard Disk Drive (HD-10G)
Compact Flash Memory
PCL5C®, PCL6® BR-Script 3 *8, Epson FX-850,
IBM Proprintner XL, HP-GL
66 scalable fonts, 12 bitmap fonts, 13 bar codes *9
165 fonts *10
MIPS TMPR4955 (266MHz)
64 MB
3 DIMM (100pin) slot *4 (16, 32, 64, 128MB):
expandable up to 384 MB *4
IEEE 1284 Parallel, 10/100BaseTX Ethernet, USB1.1
10/100 BaseTX Ethernet (Auto Negotiation)
TCP/IP, IPX/SPX, AppleTalk, DLC/LLC, NetBEUI, DEC LAT, Banyan
VINES
BRAdmin Professional *6
Web Based Management *7
Hard Disk Drive (HD-10G)
Compact Flash Memory
PCL5C®, PCL6®, BR-Script 3 *8, Epson FX-850,
IBM Proprintner XL, HP-GL
66 scalable fonts, 12 bitmap fonts, 13 bar codes *9
165 fonts *10
PCL Driver for Windows 95/ 98/ Me, NT4.0/2000 and XP
BR-Script 3 *8 (PPD file for Windows 95/98 /Me, NT4.0/2000
and XP and Macintosh *11)
Interactive Help
Storage Manager *12
Driver Deployment Widzard *13
Analysis Tool Software *14
Agfa screen fonts
PCL Driver for Windows 95/ 98/ Me, NT4.0/2000 and XP
BR-Script 3 *8 (PPD file for Windows 95/98 /Me, NT4.0/2000
and XP and Macintosh *11)
Interactive Help
Storage Manager *12
Driver Deployment Widzard *13
Analysis Tool Software *14
Agfa screen fonts
2 lines, 16 Digits
4 LEDs (Ready, Power, Data, Alarm)
Go, Job Cancel, Reprint, Set, Back, 2 scroll keys, Secure Print
2 lines, 16 Digits
4 LEDs (Ready, Power, Data, Alarm)
Go, Job Cancel, Reprint, Set, Back, 2 scroll keys, Secure Print
Yes *15
Yes
Yes *15
Yes
250 Sheets (15: envelopes, 50: transparencies)
500 Sheets :LT-26CL
n/a
250 Sheets: LC-26LG
250 Sheets
Option: DX-2600 *16
250 Sheets (15: envelopes, 50: transparencies)
500 Sheets :LT-34CL*21
250 Sheets: LC-34A
n/a
250 Sheets
Option: DX-3400 *16
Lower Tray
Plain Paper, Transparencies, Envelopes, Labels
Plain Paper
n/a
Plain Paper, Transparencies, Envelopes, Labels
Plain Paper
64 - 163 g/m2 (18-43 lb)
64 - 105 g/m2 (18-28 lb)
n/a
64 - 163 g/m2 (18-43 lb)
64 - 105 g/m2 (18-28 lb)
Cut Sheet: A4, Letter, B5(JIS/ISO), Executive
Envelopes: COM10, DL Transparencies: A4, letter
Other size:104.8-215.9mm wide, 220-297mm long
Cut Sheet: A4, Letter, B5(JIS/ISO), Executive
Plain Paper, Transparencies, Envelopes, Labels
Plain Paper
Plain Paper, Transparencies, Envelopes, Labels
n/a
Plain Paper
60 - 160 g/m2 (16-43 lb)
60 - 90 g/m2 (16-24 lb)
60 - 160 g/m2 (16-43 lb)
n/a
60 - 105 g/m2 (16-28 lb)
Cut sheet : Ledger, A3, 330x483mm, letter, A4,Executive, B4(JIS)
B5(ISO/JIS), Legal Envelope :COM10, DL Transparencies: A4, letter
Other size : 210-330mm wide, 176-483mm long
Cut sheet : Ledger, A3, letter, A4, Executive, B4(JIS), Legal,
A4/Letter Cassette
n/a
Legal Cassette
Cut Sheet: A4, Letter, B5(JIS/ISO), Executive,
Legal Envelopes: COM10, DL
Other size:104.8-215.9mm wide, 220-355.6mm long
Cut Sheet: A4, Letter, B5(JIS/ISO), Legal, Executive
Cut sheet : Letter, A4, B5 (JIS/ISO), Executive
Envelopes: COM10, DL Transparencies: A4, letter
n/a
Monochrome
Full Colour
Monochrome
Full Colour
Monochrome
Full Colour
Normal
Fine (CAPT*3)
Standard
Optional
Standard
Interface
Protocol
Management
Storage Device
Emulation
Resident Fonts
PCL
BR-Script 3
SOFTWARE
Printer Driver
Utility
CONTROL PANEL
Display
Switches
LCD
LED
8 Switches
COLOUR TECHNOLOGY
Pantone
Brother Colour Matching Technology
PAPER HANDLING
Paper Input
Paper Output
Duplex Unit
MEDIA SPECIFICATIONS
Media Types
Media Weights
Media Sizes
Standard
Optional
Standard
Standard
Optional
Standard
Optional
Lower Tray
A4/Letter Cassette
Legal Cassette
Face Down
Lower Tray
A4/Letter Cassette
Legal Cassette
Duplex Unit
Lower Tray
A4/Letter Cassette
Legal Cassette
Duplex Unit
Standard
Optional
HL-3450CN
B5(JIS/ISO)
Duplex Unit
PRINTER DRIVER FUNCTIONS *
Page Layout
N-up Printing
Poster Printing
Watermark Printing
Others
Quick Print Setup *18
Secure Printing
Cut Sheet: Ledger, A3, 330x483mm, A4, Letter, B4(JIS), B5(JIS/ISO),
Legal, Executive
17
2, 4, 9, 16, 25 in 1 page
1 in 4, 9, 16, 25
Yes
Yes
Yes *18
2, 4, 9, 16, 25 in 1 page
1 in 4, 9, 16, 25
Yes
Yes
Yes *18
Toner Black
Toner Colour (C, M,Y) *22
OPC Belt
Oil Bottle
Cleaning Roller
Waste Toner Pack
12,000 pages: TN-03BK
7,200 pages: TN-03C/TN-03M/TN-03Y
60,000 images: OP-3CL
12,000 pages: FO-2CL
12,000 pages: CR-3CL
18,000 images: WT-3CL
14,000 pages: TN-02BK
8,500 pages: TN-02C/TN-02M/TN-02Y
120,000 images: OP-2CL
12,000 pages: FO-2CL
20,000 pages: CR-2CL
18,000 images: WT-2CL
Dimensions
Weights
500 (W) x 520(D) x 410 (H) mm (19.7 x 20.5 x 16.1 inches) -printer
39kg (86 lbs.)
615 x 540 x 420 mm (24 x 21.1 x 16.4 inches) -printer
54kg (119 lbs.)
Printing
Standby
Sleep
Printing
Standby
Power Saving
Toner Saving
Less
Less
Less
Less
Less
Yes
Yes
Less
Less
Less
Less
Less
Yes
Yes
SUPPLIES *20
DIMENSIONS/WEIGHTS
OTHERS
Power Consumption
Noise Level
Ecology
than
than
than
than
than
600WH
260WH
30 WH
55 dB
48 dB
*1)
A4/Letter, long edge feed.
*12)
*2)
The time elapsed from when the printer receives a
PRREQ signal in the READY state to when one sheet
of paper is printed and delivered onto the output
paper tray.
HD-10G or Compact Flash can be controlled.
(Windows 95, 98, Me)
*13)
Windows 95/98/Me, Windows NT 4.0/ 2000 and XP
*14)
The printer log can be investigated.
(Windows 95/98/Me, Windows NT 4.0/ 2000 and XP)
*15)
600 dpi, BR-Script 3 mode only.
*16)
A lower tray must be installed when installing the
duplex unit.
*17
PCL Driver only.
*18)
A printer driver function that enable to change the
driver setting without opening Property dialog.
(default:off)
*19)
When the optional HD-10G or a compact flash
installed. (Proof/Public/Secure). It also can be done
using RAM.
*20)
HL-3450CN life is based on A4/Letter Long Edge Feed.
*21)
Up to 2 lower tray units can be installed for the
HL-3450CN
*22)
Starter toner=> Yes.
HL-2600CN (BK: 6,000 pages, Col: 3,600 pages)
HL-3450CN (BK: 7,000 pages, Col: 4,250 pages)
*3)
Colour Advanced Photoscale Technology
*4)
1 slot is occupied with standard memory.
*5)
If standard 64MB DIMM is replaced with
128MB DIMM.
*6)
Brother original Windows utility for print server
management.
*7)
Printer and print server management through
Web browser.
*8)
PostScript 3 Language Emulation.
*9)
Code39, Interleaved 2 of 5, EAN-8, EAN-13, UPC-A,
UPC-E, EAN-128, Codabar, FIM(US-PostNet),
ISBN (EAN), ISBN(UPC-E), Code128, PostNet (US-PostNet)
*10)
136 Agfa PS3 fonts + 29 Brother original fonts
*11)
MacOS™ 8.6-9.1and X
than
than
than
than
than
600 WH
200 WH
30 WH
55 dB
48 dB
Brother UK Ltd.,
Audenshaw, Manchester M34 5JD
Tel:+ 44 (0)870- 830 4000 Fax:+ 44 (0)870- 830 4031
Web-site: www.brother.co.uk
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