Brother MFC-8520DN specifications

Brother MFC-8520DN
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Brother MFC-8520DN specifications

Below you will find the product specifications and the manual specifications of the Brother MFC-8520DN.

Brand Brother
Model MFC-8520DN
Product Printer
EAN 4977766707664, 4977766707701, 4977766707671, 4977766707688, 4977766707718, 4977766707732, 4977766707695, 4054582000725, 5054533635739, 4002352002424
Language English
Filetype PDF
Print technology Laser
Maximum resolution 1200 x 1200 DPI
Print speed (black, normal quality, A4/US Letter) 36 ppm
Duplex print speed (black, normal quality, A4/US Letter) 9 ppm
Time to first page (black, normal) 8.5 s
Warm-up time 3 s
Economical printing
Duplex printing mode Auto
Secure printing
Printing Mono printing
Duplex printing
Other features
All-in-one functions Copy,Fax,Print,Scan
Colour all-in-one functions Scan
Dimensions (WxDxH) 405 x 415 x 423 mm
Package dimensions (WxDxH) 533 x 515 x 601 mm
Web-based management
Energy saving mode
Scan speed 2.68 sec/page
Maximum duty cycle - pages per month
Page description languages BR-Script 3,Epson FX,IBM ProPrinter,PCL 6
Recommended duty cycle 500 - 3500 pages per month
Number of print cartridges 1
Printing colours Black
Digital sender
Maximum copy resolution 1200 x 600 DPI
Copy speed (black, normal quality, A4) 36 cpm
Maximum number of copies 99 copies
Copier resize 25 - 400 %
N-in-1 copy function (N=) 2,4,9,16,25
Time to first copy (black, normal) 10.5 s
PC free copying
Copying Mono copying
Duplex copying
Optical scanning resolution 1200 x 1200 DPI
Maximum scan resolution 19200 x 19200 DPI
Scanner type Flatbed & ADF scanner
Scan to E-mail,E-mail Server,File,FTP,Image,OCR,USB
Document formats supported PDF
Input colour depth 48 bit
Output colour depth 24 bit
Greyscale levels 256
Maximum scan area Legal (216 x 356) mm
Image formats supported BMP,JPG
Scan technology Dual CIS
Scan drivers ICA,ISIS,TWAIN
Scanning Colour scanning
Duplex scanning
Modem speed 33.6 Kbit/s
Fax memory 500 pages
Fax speed dialing (max numbers) 300
Auto reduction
Error Correction Mode (ECM)
Fax forwarding
Fax dual access
Fax coding methods JBIG,JPEG,MH,MMR (Fax coding method),MR
Fax broadcasting 366 locations
Caller ID
Faxing Mono faxing
Duplex faxing
Input & output capacity
Total input capacity 250 sheets
Maximum input capacity 850 sheets
Auto document feeder (ADF) input capacity 35 sheets
Multi-Purpose tray input capacity 50 sheets
Total number of input trays 1
Maximum number of input trays 2
Total output capacity 150 sheets
Paper input type Paper tray
Multi-Purpose tray
Auto document feeder (ADF)
Paper handling
Maximum print size 216 x 356 mm
Paper tray media types Bond paper,Plain paper,Pre-Printed,Recycled paper,Thin paper
Multi-purpose tray media types Bond paper,Envelopes,Heavyweight paper,Labels,Plain paper,Recycled paper
ISO A-series sizes (A0...A9) A4,A5,A6
ISO B-series sizes (B0...B9) B5,B6
Non-ISO print media sizes Legal
Paper tray media weight 60 - 105 g/m²
Multi-Purpose Tray media weight 60 - 163 g/m²
Auto Document Feeder (ADF) media weight 64 - 90 g/m²
Custom media width 76.2 - 215.9 mm
Custom media length 127 - 355.6 mm
Maximum ISO A-series paper size A4
Display LCD
Display number of lines 5 lines
Display number of characters 22
Built-in display
Market positioning Home & office
Ports & interfaces
Direct printing
Standard interfaces Ethernet,USB 2.0
USB port
Ethernet LAN
Security algorithms 802.1x RADIUS,EAP,EAP-TLS,EAP-TTLS,MD5,PEAP
Internal memory 128 MB
Maximum internal memory 384 MB
Memory slots 1
Card reader integrated
Processor frequency 400 MHz
Processor family Star Sapphire
Sound pressure level (printing) 59 dB
Sound power level (standby) 37 dB
Mac compatibility
Sound pressure level (quiet mode) 54 dB
Power consumption (average operating) 651 W
Power consumption (off) 1.2 W
Power consumption (standby) 8.1 W
Power consumption (PowerSave) 336 W
AC input frequency 50 - 60 Hz
AC input voltage 220 - 240 V
Weight & dimensions
Weight 16000 g
Packaging data
Package weight 20.100 g
Packaging content
Drivers included
Sustainability certificates ENERGY STAR
Brother's MFC8520DN offers features to optimise your workflow,including

- High speed output at up to 36ppm print & copy with 128MB on board.
- Fax with 33,600bps (Super G3) modem.
- First page out in less than 8.5 seconds.
- Automatic 2-sided print, fax copy& scan supported by the dual CIS Scanner.
- Up to 8,000 page high yield toner cartridges.
- Intuitive control panel with 5 Line LCD.
- Standard paper capacity of 300 sheets.
- 1,200 x 1,200dpi resolution.

With excellent paper handling capabilities with standard 250 sheet tray ad 50 sheet MP Tray.

The printer is also compatible with a range of mobile device solutions, allowing to easily use roam print features including AirPrint,Google Cloud Print and Wi-Fi Direct.