Brother Introduces New Laser Flatbed Multi-Function Products for SOHO and Corporate Workgroups4 May, 2003
Brother Introduces New Laser Flatbed Multi-Function Products for SOHO and Corporate Workgroups
Bridgewater, NJ—Brother International Corporation has introduced a new line of 5‑in‑1 performance based, flatbed laser Multi-Function Center (MFC) models. The new models MFC‑8420, MFC-8820D and MFC-8820DN, offer plain-paper faxing, laser printing, digital copying, color scanning and PC faxing. Designed with a flatbed scanning area that accommodates single-sheets or bound documents up to legal size, the new series from Brother comes packed with faster print speeds (up to 17ppm), increased memory and a new 5-line back-lit LCD display. In addition to the all of the base features, the MFC-8820D and MFC-8820DN add duplex (two-sided) printing and a 50‑sheet multipurpose tray. The top-of-the-line MFC-8820DN further adds built-in networking capability.
The estimated street price for the MFC-8420 is $549.99. The MFC-8820D and MFC‑8820DN have estimated street prices of $649.99 and $799.99 respectively. The first shipments, for all three models is expected to begin in mid-May 2003.