Brother® MFC-3820CN Printer Review
Brother MFC-3820CN is a full featured multifunction color inkjet printer that offers printing, fax, copying and scanning features. Brother MFC-3820CN Printer is outfitted with a PC ready and stand alone fax driver that enables you to send or receive faxes directly or from your PC. The dimension of the printer is only about 17.6" x 17.8" x 13.9" (WDH) and it weighs around 23.1 lbs.
Brother MFC-3820CN Printer suits well for individuals and office environments. It delivers a maximum resolution of up to 4800 x 1200 dpi for both color and monochrome prints. It offers high speed inkjet printing at a rate of up to 14 pages per minute for mono and up to 12 pages per minute for color documents. It can be used with Windows as well as MAC PCs.
Brother MFC-3820CN is an affordable compact multifunction printer that supports fax, printing, copying and scanning. This printer is provided with a 16 MB memory that can accumulate up to 480 pages by which the faxes may be scanned while sending or receiving other faxes. This printer offers Ethernet and USB interfaces for connectivity. It also offers 100 sheet input paper capacity and an automatic document feeder that can handle 20 pages. This printer is well supported with a wide range of media types and sizes. The media sizes, like letter, legal, A4, A5, B5, executive envelopes, post cards, index cards and other limited custom sizes are supported by this printer.
- FIVE – Copying features
Brother MFC-3820CN Printer can work as a standalone copying machine. It delivers up to 12 copies per minute for monochrome pages and 10 copies per minute for full color documents at a maximum resolution of 1200 x 1200 dpi. Multi copying of up to 99 copies is supported as well as it supports multi-layout copying. It is able to reduce and increase the size up to 25% and 400%, respectively.
- FOUR – Fax features
Brother MFC-3820CN Printer uses ITU-T30E Standard to support color and monochrome fax. The Super G3 high-speed fax modem used in this printer provides a speed of 33.6 Kbps. It can work as a standalone fax machine. It provides dual access and simultaneous operations.
- THREE – Scanning features
Brother MFC-3820CN Printer offers flatbed scanning of both color and black and white documents. It provides an interpolated resolution of up to 9600 dpi and an optical resolution up to 600 x 2400 dpi. Brother MFC-3820CN Printer offers direct scanning of images to your windows based network PCs.
- TWO – PhotoCapture Center
Brother MFC-3820CN Printer is able to print high-quality color images directly from removable storage devices, like memory stick and digital cards. With the use of this feature, direct scanning to the media cards is possible. It enables your system to work as a removable disk drive to your system. Network access to the digital camera media cards using an FTP browser is offered, to copy and edit the images.
- ONE – Network support
The main feature of Brother MFC-3820CN Printer is its networking capabilities. This printer can be integrated into a wide range of environments as it incorporates both high speed USB 2.0 version and 10/100 Ethernet connectivity. This printer provides highly useful BRAdmin Professional and Web BRAdmin network management tools. It also supports network faxing, scanning and copying. It offers an optional interface NC-2200W for wireless print server.
Brother MFC-3820CN is an affordable, high productive inkjet color printer that delivers sharp and clear documents at good speed and quality. With advanced printing features and network support, it gives great results.