Brother | HL-3150CDW | Spec Sheet - Printerbase

Advanced Specification Sheet
Compact 2-sided colour printer with Wi-Fi
One of the most cost effective colour printers on the market.
Businesses can achieve greater cost efficiencies without compromising on quality
with this colour printer. It’s part of Brother’s new range of next generation LED
printers, designed for high performance at better value. It means your business
can benefit from the brilliance and impact of colour.
It’s full of time and cost-saving features to support your business goals, including
impressive print speeds of 18 pages per minute to increase efficiency and 2-sided
printing as standard helping to reduce wastage and paper costs. It also boasts
advanced and flexible connections to share resources, such as built in wired
network, print from USB, and web-based applications such as Apple AirPrint or
Google Cloud Print.
A robust design, it is built for complete reliability to reduce maintenance and
helps keep running costs down with its low power consumption and high yield
colour cartridges for a low cost per page.
• Save time with fast 18ppm mono/colour printing
• Save paper with automatic 2-sided printing as standard
• Flexible paper handling with 250 sheet paper capacity and
single sheet bypass tray
• Faster and more secure 802.11n wireless connection or connect
to your network via the built-in Ethernet, or to your PC with high
speed USB 2.0
• Effortless mobile connectivity enables printing direct from your
Apple iOS, Android, Windows Phone or Blackberry device
• Lower operational costs with optional high yield colour supplies
• Print professional colour documents with output of up to
2,400 x 600dpi resolution
Waste Toner
Approx 2500 pages*
TN-241C/ TN-245C
Approx 1400/ 2200 pages*
TN-241M/ TN-245M
Approx 1400/ 2200 pages*
TN-241Y/ TN245Y
Approx 1400/ 2200 pages*
DR-241CL (15,000 pages @ 1 page
per job)
BU-220CL (Up to 50,000 pages)
WT-220CL (Up to 50,000 pages)
*Approx. cartridge yield is declared in accordance with ISO/IEC19798
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Specifications are subject to change without notice.
Printer Driver
Electrophotographic LED Printer
Print Speed (A4)
18ppm (pages per minute) colour & mono
Print Speed
2-Sided (A4)
7 sides per minute (3.5 sheets per minute)
colour & mono
2,400dpi (2,400 x 600dpi10), 600 x 600dpi
Local Interface
Hi-Speed USB 2.0
Wired Network Interface
Ethernet 10Base-T/100Base-TX
Wireless Network InterfaceIEEE 802.11b/g/n
First Print Out Time
Less than 16 seconds from ready mode colour
& mono
Warm-Up Time
Less than 24 seconds from sleep mode
Print Language
GDI (host based)
Control Panel
LCD: 1 line, 16 character display
Buttons: Go, Cancel, Secure, OK, Back, +, -
Printer Functions
Print to both sides of the paper automatically
Manual 2-Sided Print4
Manual 2-sided printing (recommended for
media not supported by automatic 2-sided
Booklet Printing4
Print documents in A5 booklet format using
automatic or manual 2-sided print
N-up Printing3
Reduce up to 2, 4, 9, 16 or 25 A4 pages into just
one A4 page
Mac OS X 10.6.8, 10.7.x, 10.8.x
CUPS, LPD/LPRng (x86/x64 environment)
Mobile / Web Based Printing
Google Cloud Print®6
Print most common file types from any Google
Cloud Print enabled application
Apple AirPrint
Print most common file types from any Apple
AirPrint enabled application
Wi-Fi DirectTM
Print wirelessly without having to go through a
wireless access point
Cortado Cloud Print6
Print most common file types from any smart
phone, tablet or PC running Cortado
applications that support Cortado Cloud Print
Paper Handling
Automatic 2-Sided Print
Windows 8® (32 & 64 bit editions)
Windows 7® (32 & 64 bit editions)
Windows Vista® (32 & 64 bit editions)
Windows® XP Professional (32 & 64 bit editions)
Windows® XP Home Edition
Windows® Server 2012 & 2008 R2
Windows® Server 2008 (32 & 64 bit editions)
Windows® Server 2003 (32 & 64 bit editions)
Enlarge 1 A4 page into a poster using 4, 9, 16 or
25 A4 pages
Watermark Printing4
Watermark your documents with predefined
text or with your own user-defined messages
ID Printing4
Add identification to your printed documents
(date & time, short custom message or PC
Manual 2-Sided Print4
By turning the paper over manually after each
print, you can print on both sides of it.
Manual Booklet Printing4
Print documents in A5 booklet format using
manual duplex print
Skip Blank Page4
Ignores any blank pages in your documents
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
Paper Input2
Standard Tray – 250 sheets
Manual Feed Slot – 1 sheet
Paper Output2
Face Down - 100 sheets
Face Up (Straight Paper Path) - 1 sheet
Media Specification
Media Types & Weights
Standard Tray - plain & recycled paper
(between 60 - 105g/m2)
Manual Feed Slot - plain, recycled, bond &
glossy paper (between 60 - 163g/m2)
Yes, from the manual feed slot: Accuracy &
Envelope & Label Printing reliability will depend on the quality & type of
envelopes or labels used
Media Sizes
Standard Tray - A4, Letter, B5(JIS), A5, A5(Long
Edge), A6, Executive, Legal, Folio
Manual Feed Slot - Width: 76.2mm to 215.9mm
x Length: 116mm to 355.6mm
Media Sizes - 2-Sided
Standard Tray - A4 only supported in automatic
2-sided print mode
1Approx declared
yield value in accordance with ISO/IEC19798
2Calculated with 80g/m² paper
3Windows® & Mac® only
4Windows® only
5Optional free download from the Brother Solutions Centre
6Must be web connected
7For Android devices running Android 1.6 or later and Apple devices running iOS 2.0 or later
8Maximum 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
9May not be available at start of sale, free download from the Brother Solutions Centre
10Vertical x horizontal
Network Management Utilities
Network & Security
Wired Network
Ethernet 10Base-T/100Base-TX
Wireless Network
IEEE 802.11b/g/n (Infrastructure Mode / Adhoc
Wireless Setup Support
Wi-Fi Protected Setup (WPS) & AirStation OneTouch Secure System (AOSS)
Wireless Applications
Network Protocols
Intel My Wi-Fi Technology & Vertical Pairing
Embedded Web Server
Web based print management software
embedded onto the device
BRAdmin Light3&5
Setup and LAN management software
Driver Deployment
Easily create print drivers for hassle free
deployment over your network
BRAdmin Professional 34&5 LAN/WAN management software
TCP/IP (IPv4 and IPv6)
WINS/NetBIOS Name Resolution, DNS Resolver,
mDNS, LLMNR Responder, LPR/LPD, Custom
Raw Port/Port9100, IPP/IPPS, FTP Server, Telnet
Server, HTTP/HTTPS Server, TFTP client and
Server, SMTP Client, SNMPv1/v2c/ v3, ICMP,
Web Services (Print), CIFS Client, SNTP Client
IPv6 (off by default)
NDP, RA, DNS Resolver, mDNS, LLMNR
Responder, LPR/LPD, Custom Raw
Port/Port9100, IPP/IPPS, FTP Server, Telnet Server,
HTTP/HTTPS Server, TFTP Client and Server, SMTP
Client, SNMPv1/v2c/v3, ICMPv6, Web Services
(Print), CIFS Client, SNTP Client
Wired Network Security
WEP 64/128 bit, WPA-PSK (TKIP/AES), WPA2-PSK
Wireless Network Security (AES), APOP, POP before SMTP, SMTP-AUTH,
Inbox Toners (CMYK)
Standard Yield Toners
(Colour & Mono)
High Yield Toners
Other Consumables
Carton Contents
1,000 pages1
Black Toner (TN-241BK) 2,500 pages1
Cyan Toner (TN-241C) 1,400 pages1
Magenta Toner (TN-241M) 1,400 pages1
Yellow Toner (TN-241Y) 1,400 pages1
Cyan Toner (TN-245C) 2,200 pages1
Magenta Toner (TN-245M) 2,200 pages1
Yellow Toner (TN-245Y) 2,200 pages1
Drum (DR-241CL) 15,000 pages (one page per
Belt (BU-220CL) Up to 50,000 pages
Waste Toner Box (WT-220CL) Up to 50,000
Toner Cartridges, Drum, Belt, Waste Toner Box,
Power Supply Cord, Driver Software For
Windows® & Mac, Quick Set-Up Guide, User’s
Guide, PC Interface Cable NOT Included
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. For
example glossy coated paper will result in a shortened life of such supplies.
Enterprise Wired Network 802.1x (EAP-MD5, EAP-FAST, PEAP, EAP-TLS,
EAP-TTLS), Kerberos
Dimensions & Weight
Enterprise Wireless
Network Security
Print Log to Network
Records printing activities from each individual
user, including network username, name of
document printed and number of pages, to a
file on a network
E-mail Notifications
Automatically have the device send an E-mail
to a nominated E-mail address when it requires
IPv4 Restrict
Restrict which network users either can or
cannot access the device over the network
Setting Lock
Restrict access to the control panel by securing
it with a 4 digit PIN
Power Consumption
Printing - 335W, ready - 60W, sleep – 5.5W,
deep sleep – 0.57W, power down - 0.05W
Print Profiles3
Store your favourite driver settings as profiles to
easily recall them
TEC Value
0.9kWh / Week
Sound Pressure Level
Printing - 53dbA, ready - 33dbA
Sound Power Level
Printing - 6.31BA, ready – 4.15BA
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
Energy Star
Blue Angel
Nordic Swan
Restrict printing activity to individual or groups
Secure Function Lock 2.0 of users over a network. Can be used with PC
User Login Name for up to 25 users
With Carton
Without Carton
597 x 251 x 364mm 21.4kg
410 x 465 x 240mm 17.8kg
Duty Cycles
Recommended Monthly
300 – 1,500 pages monthly print volume
Maximum Monthly8
Up to 30,000 pages monthly print volume
Working with you for a better environment
At Brother, our green initiative is simple. We strive to take responsibility, act respectfully and try to make a
positive difference to help build a society where sustainable development can be achieved. We call this
approach Brother Earth.
Specifications are subject to change without notice.
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