Compact 4-in-1 mono laser printer

Compact 4-in-1
mono laser printer
MFC-L2730DW
WIRELESS
www.brother.eu
Compact 4-in-1
mono laser printer
The feature rich MFC-L2730DW is designed
for the busy home and small office, requiring
multifunction capabilities.
This quiet, desktop friendly device, provides
fast print speeds of up to 34ppm, 6.8cm colour
touchscreen and built-in wired and wireless
connectivity.
MFC-L2730DW
Key Features:
• Fast print speeds of up to 34 pages per minute
• Automatic 2-sided print
• 250 sheet paper input
• 50 sheet Auto Document Feeder
• Built in wired and wireless connectivity
• Up to 1,200 page* inbox toner
• 6.8cm colour touchscreen
• 128MB memory
Performance designed for businesses of tomorrow
Duplicating, digitising and sharing documents has never been easier.
The MFC-L2730DW, offers true network capabilities, with wired and wireless
connectivity. Documents can be scanned and shared directly to a network folder,
making it easy to share and archive.
Save time by printing-from and scanning-to popular cloud services directly from the
6.8cm touchscreen including Dropbox, Google Drive™, Evernote, OneNote and more.
The most frequently used functions, can be easily created as custom
shortcuts on the touchscreen.
Maximum value for money
The MFC-L2730DW comes with a large 1,200 page inbox toner, providing crisp black text
every time. Together with a host of feature rich functionality, ensures that your print outs are
professional and cost effective.
Quiet without compromise
Print quietly without comprising on speed or quality, operating at the lowest decibel
in class (under 50dB). All the models throughout the range are designed to sit on your
desk, printing quietly at full speed while you work without interruption.
Designed to go the distance
Built to perform for longer. The MFC-L2730DW, has been designed with you in mind.
Made from robust and hardwearing materials and supported by outstanding service
as standard, providing the peace of mind that your printer will keep on going.
* Approx declared yield value in accordance with ISO/IEC 19752
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General
Technology
Electrophotographic
Laser Printer
Laser Classification
Class 1 Laser Product
(IEC60825-1:2014)
Processor
600MHz
Wireless Network
IEEE 802.11b/g/n
Memory
128MB
Control Panel
6.8cm colour touchscreen
Wired Network Interface
10Base-T/100Base-TX
Local Interface
Hi-Speed USB 2.0
Shortcuts
12
Print
Print Speed Standard (A4)
Up to 34ppm
(pages per minute)
Automatic 2-Sided Printing
Print on to both sides of the
paper
Embedded Fonts (PCL)
66 scalable fonts, 12 bitmap
fonts, 16 barcodes
Print Speed 2-Sided (A4)
Up to 16 sides per minute
(8 sheets per minute)
FPOT (First Print Out Time)
Less than 8.5 seconds from
ready mode
Embedded Fonts (Postscript)
66 scalable fonts
Resolution
Up to 1,200 x 1,200 dpi
Warm Up Time
Less than 9 seconds from sleep
mode
Quiet Mode
A mode to reduce the printing
noise by reducing the print
speed to 13ppm
Printer Functions
N-up Printing3
Reduce up to 2, 4, 9, 16
or 25 A4 pages into just
one A4 page
(Mac, up to 2, 4, 6, 9, or 16)
ID Printing4
Add identification to your
printed documents (date & time,
short custom message or
PC username)
Poster Printing4
Enlarge 1 A4 page into a poster
using 4, 9, 16 or 25 A4 pages
Manual 2-Sided Print4
Manual 2-sided printing
(recommended for media not
supported by automatic
2-sided print)
Watermark Printing4
Watermark your documents
with predefined text or with your
own user-defined messages
Printer Driver
Print Languages
PCL6, BR-Script3
(PostScript®3TM Language
Emulation), PDF version1.7
Windows®
Windows® 10
(32 & 64 bit editions)
Windows® 8
(32 & 64 bit editions)
Windows® 7
(32 & 64 bit editions)
Windows® Server 2016
(32 & 64 bit editions)*
Windows® Server 2012,
2012R2 & 2008R2*
Windows® Server 2008
(32 & 64 bit editions)*
Booklet Printing4
Print documents in A5
booklet format using automatic
or manual 2-sided print
Macintosh5
macOS 10.8.x or greater
Linux5
CUPS, LPD/LPRng
(32 & 64 bit editions)
Print Profiles3
Store your favourite driver
settings as profiles to easily
recall them
Print Text In Black4
Converts all text in your
documents to black when
printed
Print Archive4
An electronic carbon copy
feature that saves an electronic
copy of all printed documents
as a PDF file
PostScript Universal Printer
Driver
Driver for Windows® that
enables you to print to any
network or locally-connected
Brother laser printer that
supports PostScript
PCL Driver
Generic PCL XL driver
* Windows® Server supports network printing only
1 Approx declared yield value in accordance with ISO/IEC 19752.
2 Calculated with 80g/m² paper.
3 Windows® & Mac® only.
4 Windows® only.
5 Optional download.
6 Maximum number of printed pages per month can be used to compare designed durability between like Brother products.
For maximum printer life, it is best to choose a printer with a duty cycle that far exceeds your print requirements.
7 Requires Brother Software.
8 Must be web connected.
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Embedded Barcodes (PCL)
Code39, Interleaved 2 of 5,
FIM (US-PostNet, Post Net
(US-PostNet) EAN-8,
EAN-13, UPC-A, UPC-E,
Codabar, ISBN(EAN),
ISBN(UPC-E), Code128
(set A, set B, set C), EAN128
(set A, set B, set C), Code93,
GS1Databar, MSI
All specifications correct at the time of
printing and are subject to change.
Brother is a registered trademark of Brother
Industries Ltd. Brand product names are
registered trademarks or trademarks of their
respective companies.
Standard Paper
Handling
Paper Input2
Standard Tray - 250 sheets
Manual feed slot - 1 sheet
Automatic Document
Feeder (ADF) – 50 Sheets
Paper Output2
Face Down - 120 sheets
Face Up
(Straight Paper Path) - 1 sheet
Media Specification
Media Types & Weights
Standard
Plain & recycled paper
(between 60 - 163g/m2)
Manual feed slot
Plain, Recycled, Bond,
Label, Envelope,
(between 60 - 230g/m2)
2-sided Print
Plain & recycled paper
(between 60 - 105g/m2)
Envelope & Label Printing
Yes, from the Manual feel slot:
support for 1 envelope / sheet
Media Sizes
Standard Tray
A4, Letter, A5, A5 (Long Edge),
A6, Executive
Manual feed slot
Width: 76.2mm to 215.9mm x
Length: 127mm to 355.6mm
2-sided Print
A4
Mobile / Web Based
Printing & Scanning
Brother iPrint&Scan
(Android)
Print from, scan to, send
faxes, preview received faxes,
preview copies and check the
machine status from an Android
device
Brother Print&Scan
(Windows® 8,10 & RT)
Print from and scan to a
Windows® 8,10 or Windows
RT Tablet
Apple AirPrint
Print from and scan to most
common file types from any
AirPrint enabled application
Brother iPrint&Scan
(iPad / iPhone / iPod)
Print from, scan to, send faxes,
preview received faxes, preview
copies and check the machine
status from an iPad / iPhone /
iPod Touch
Google Cloud Print 2.0
Print most common file types
from any Google Cloud Print
enabled application
CreativeCentre8
Download and print Brother
CreativeCenter content
Brother iPrint&Scan
(Windows® Phone)
Print from and scan to a smart
phone running the Windows®
Phone Operating System
Copy
Speed - (A4)
Up to 34cpm
(copies per minute)
Multi-Copying/Stack/Sort
Makes up to 99 copies of each
page / Stacks or Sorts
FCOT (First Copy Time Out)
Less than 10 seconds from
ready mode
Enlargement/Reduction
Ratio
Reduce or Increase document
sizes from 25% to 400% in 1%
increments
Resolution
Up to 600 x 600dpi
N in 1 Copying
Allows the user to compress
2 or 4 pages on to a single
A4 sheet
1 Approx declared yield value in accordance with ISO/IEC 19752.
2 Calculated with 80g/m² paper.
3 Windows® & Mac® only.
4 Windows® only.
5 Optional download.
6 Maximum number of printed pages per month can be used to compare designed durability between like Brother products.
For maximum printer life, it is best to choose a printer with a duty cycle that far exceeds your print requirements.
7 Requires Brother Software.
8 Must be web connected.
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Brother Print Service Plugin
Print from Android devices
without a dedicated App
Mopria
Print most common file types
from Mopria supported Android
devices
Web Connect8
Print from and scan to without
using a PC on Box, Dropbox,
Evernote, OneDrive, Google
DriveTM OneNote
2in1 ID Copying
Allows the user to copy both
sides of an ID card to a single
A4 sheet
Grey Scale
256 shades of grey (8 bit)
Receipt Copying
Produces clearer copies of
receipts
Enlarge Text Copy8
Makes reading copied
documents easier if the size of
the text on the original
document is small
All specifications correct at the time of
printing and are subject to change.
Brother is a registered trademark of Brother
Industries Ltd. Brand product names are
registered trademarks or trademarks of their
respective companies.
Scan
Scanner Type
CIS (Contact Image Sensor)
Colour & Mono Scanning
Yes
Scan Speed Mono
23.6ipm (images per minute)
Scan Speed Colour
7.5ipm (images per minute)
Scan Resolution from ADF
Up to 600 x 600dpi
Scan Resolution from
Scanner Glass
Up to 1,200 x 1,200dpi
Scanner Driver
Fleet Management
Tools
Interpolated Scan
Resolution
Up to 19,200 x 19,200dpi
Colour Depth
16,777,216 colour variations
(24 bit)
Grey Scale
256 shades of grey (8 bit)
Standard Functions8
Scan to E-mail, OCR, Image,
File & FTP
Scan Features
Remove Background, Skip
Blank Page4, ID Scan4,
1 to 2 Scan4, Split PDF
Scan To Microsoft Office8
Scan to Microsoft® Word,
Microsoft® Excel & Microsoft®
PowerPoint
Scan to Searchable PDF
Scan documents to searchable
PDF files
Scan to SharePoint4&8
Scan documents directly into
SharePoint
Windows® Web Services
Scanning
Scan direct into Windows®
(from Windows® 7 & onwards)
without needing to install a
scanner driver
Windows®
TWAIN & WIA
Windows® 10
(32 & 64 bit editions)
Windows® 8.1
(32 & 64 bit editions)
Windows® 8
(32 & 64 bit editions)
Macintosh5
TWAIN & AirPrint
macOS 10.8.x or greater
Unattended Installer4
Ability to centrally deploy and
customise our drivers and
software
MSI Installer4
Modular installers that can
be distributed through Active
Directory®
Embedded Web Server
Web based print management
software embedded onto the
device
BRAdmin Light4&5
LAN/WAN management
software
Driver Deployment Wizard4
Easily create print drivers for
hassle free deployment over
your network
Linux5
SANE(32 & 64 bit editions)
PrintSmart Solutions
(optional)
PrintSmart Cost Control
Monitor and control printing
costs for all Brother and 3rd
party devices
For more information on
PrintSmart Solutions visit:
www.brother.eu
Address Book
Speed Dials
200 locations for E-mail
addresses and fax numbers
Group Dial
A combination of up to 20
groups can be stored for
broadcasting
1 Approx declared yield value in accordance with ISO/IEC 19752.
2 Calculated with 80g/m² paper.
3 Windows® & Mac® only.
4 Windows® only.
5 Optional download.
6 Maximum number of printed pages per month can be used to compare designed durability between like Brother products.
For maximum printer life, it is best to choose a printer with a duty cycle that far exceeds your print requirements.
7 Requires Brother Software.
8 Must be web connected.
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All specifications correct at the time of
printing and are subject to change.
Brother is a registered trademark of Brother
Industries Ltd. Brand product names are
registered trademarks or trademarks of their
respective companies.
Network and Security
Wired Network
Built in Ethernet 10BaseT/100Base-TX
Network Protocols
TCP/IP (IPv4 and IPv6)
Wired Network Security
SMTP-AUTH, SNMP v3,SSL/
TLS(SMTP,HTTP,IPP)
Wireless Network
IEEE 802.11b/g/n
(Infrastructure Mode /
Adhoc Mode)
Wireless Set-Up Support
Wi-Fi Protected Setup (WPS)
Wireless Applications
Vertical Pairing
Supplies
IPv4
ARP, RARP, BOOTP, DHCP,
APIPA(Auto IP), WINS/NetBIOS
name resolution, DNS
Resolver, mDNS, LLMNR
responder, LPR/LPD, Custom
Raw Port/Port9100, SMTP
Client, IPP/IPPS, FTP Server,
SNMPv1/v2c/v3, HTTP/HTTPS
server, TFTP client and server,
ICMP, Web Services (Print),
SNTP Client
IPv6
NDP, RA, DNS resolver, mDNS,
LLMNR responder, LPR/LPD,
Custom Raw Port/Port9100,
IPP/IPPS, SMTP Client, FTP
Server, SNMPv1/v2c/v3, HTTP/
HTTPS server, TFTP client and
server, ICMPv6, SNTP Client,
Web Services (Print)
Inbox Toner
700 pages1
Drum (DR-2400)
Approx 12,000 pages
Standard Yield Toner
1,200 pages1 (TN-2410)
Carton Contents
Toner cartridge, drum, power
supply cord, driver software
for Windows®, Quick Set-Up
Guide (PC interface cable
NOT included)
High Yield Toner
3,000 pages1 (TN-2420)
Dimensions and
Weights
With Carton (WxDxH)
410 x 398.5 x 318.5 mm 11.8kg
Without Carton (WxDxH)
580 x 517 x 434 mm - 14.7kg
Duty Cycles
Recommended Monthly
Up to 2,000 pages monthly
print volume
Maximum Monthly6
Up to 15,000 pages monthly
print volume
1 Approx declared yield value in accordance with ISO/IEC 19752.
2 Calculated with 80g/m² paper.
3 Windows® & Mac® only.
4 Windows® only.
5 Optional download.
6 Maximum number of printed pages per month can be used to compare designed durability between like Brother products.
For maximum printer life, it is best to choose a printer with a duty cycle that far exceeds your print requirements.
7 Requires Brother Software.
8 Must be web connected.
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E-mail Notifications
Automatically have the device
send e-mail alerts when it
requires attention, such as
when the toner is low or
needs replacing
E-mail Reports
Receive usage reports on a
regular basis via e-mail
IP Filter
Restrict which network users
can or cannot access the
device over the network
(IPv4 only)
Setting Lock
Secures access to the devices
control panel by locking it
The frequency of replacement
consumables will vary
depending on the complexity
of the prints, the percentage of
coverage, paper size, page per
job, and the type of media.
All specifications correct at the time of
printing and are subject to change.
Brother is a registered trademark of Brother
Industries Ltd. Brand product names are
registered trademarks or trademarks of their
respective companies.
Environment
Power Consumption
Printing - 440W (260W in
quiet mode),
Ready - 42W,
Sleep - 6.2W,
Deep sleep - 0.6W,
Off - 0.03W
TEC Value
1.348kWh / Week
Power Saving
This enables the printer to
consume less energy when not
in use
Toner Saving
This reduces the toner usage
and helps to reduce the total
cost of printer ownership
Contrast
Auto / light / dark
PC Fax Send9&3
Send faxes directly from your
PC
Enhanced Remote Activate
Transfer a fax call, answered on
an extension phone, to the fax
machine
Delayed Timer
Up to 50
Automatic Redial
Automatic redialling if the
recipient fax is busy
Quick-Scan
Approximately 2.5 seconds per
page A4 standard resolution
Telephone Index
An electronic, alphabetical
listing of stored speed dials
and group numbers
Memory Transmission
Up to 500 pages (ITU-T Test
Chart, Standard Resolution,
JBIG)
Chain Dialling
Allows the user to store parts
for long dialling sequences in
different speed dial locations
Out of Paper Reception
Up to 500 pages (ITU-T Test
Chart, Standard Resolution,
JBIG)
Distinctive Ring Detection
(UK & Denmark only)
An external service that allows
two or more telephone
numbers shared on a single
fixed line and use different ring
tones
Dual Access
Send the same fax message to
up to 250 separate locations
(manual 50 locations)
Speaker / Ring Volume
3 levels and off
Fax / Tel Switch
Automatic recognition of fax
and telephone reception
Super Fine
Enables quality transmission
of very small print and line
drawings
Nordic Swan
Yes
Eco Mode
Yes
Fax Modem
33,600bps (Super G3)
PC Fax Receive9&4
Receive faxes directly to your
PC
Blue Angel
Yes
GS Mark
Yes
Sound Pressure Level
Printing
49dbA,
Quiet mode printing
44dbA,
Ready
Up to30dbA
Fax
Energy Star
Yes
Broadcasting
Receive usage reports on a
regular basis via e-mail
Auto Reduction
When receiving a single page
document longer than A4
(297mm) the fax machine
will automatically reduce the
message to fit onto a single A4
sheet
1 Approx declared yield value in accordance with ISO/IEC 19752.
2 Calculated with 80g/m² paper.
3 Windows® & Mac® only.
4 Windows® only.
5 Optional download.
6 Maximum number of printed pages per month can be used to compare designed durability between like Brother products.
For maximum printer life, it is best to choose a printer with a duty cycle that far exceeds your print requirements.
7 Requires Brother Software.
8 Must be web connected.
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ECM
(Error Correction Mode)
The MFC will detect line errors
during fax transmission and
resend the page(s) of the
document that had an error
(recipient machines must share
this feature for it to work)
Fax Forwarding
Sends a fax received in memory
to another pre-programmed fax
number
Remote Access
Allows users to remotely access
their machine
Fax Retrieval
Allows remote access to faxes
stored in the machine
Remote Maintenance
Allows users to maintain their
MFC remotely
Remote Set-Up3
Allows users to set-up the MFC
from their PC
Grey Scale
256 shades (8 bit) of grey are
available for faxing
Fax Stamp
Add the date and time to all
received faxes
Cover Page
Create custom cover pages for
outgoing faxes
All specifications correct at the time of
printing and are subject to change.
Brother is a registered trademark of Brother
Industries Ltd. Brand product names are
registered trademarks or trademarks of their
respective companies.
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All specifications correct at the time of
printing and are subject to change.
Brother is a registered trademark of Brother
Industries Ltd. Brand product names are
registered trademarks or trademarks of their
respective companies.
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