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Brother IntelliFax-2840 High-Speed Laser Fax


General Information

Manufacturer: Brother Industries, Ltd
Manufacturer Part Number: FAX2840
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Brand Name: Brother
Product Line: IntelliFAX
Product Model: FAX-2840
Product Name: IntelliFax-2840 High-Speed Laser Fax
Marketing Information: High-speed laser fax offers fast fax transmission, high-quality laser output and convenient, high-quality copying with 21 black/white pages per minute. You can use it for both fax and voice calls on the same telephone line and even connect an external answering machine. 33.6Kbps Super G3 fax modem allows fast fax communication with approximately 2.5 seconds per page and offers a memory up to 400 pages. 20-page auto document feed lets you fax and copy multiple pages up to legal-size. To save you more time, IntelliFAX-2840 laser fax lets you automatically send the same fax message to more than one fax number (up to 272 broadcasting locations) or scan a fax into memory while another fax is being sent or received (dual access). Help keep your operating costs low by using the optional high-capacity replacement toner (sold separately). Compact energy-efficient fax also features a 16MB memory, 250-sheet input tray (front-loading) and copy scaling from 25 to 400 percent. Energy Star qualified.
Packaged Quantity: 1 Each
Product Type: Facsimile/Copier Machine

Technical Information

Print Technology: Laser


Copier Type: Sheetfed
Copier Technology: Digital
Copy Color: Monochrome
Maximum Mono Copy Speed (cpm): 20
Maximum Copy Resolution: 300 x 600 dpi
Number of Copies: 99
Maximum Document Enlargement: 400%
Maximum Document Reduction: 25%


Fax Type: Plain Paper
Fax Color: Monochrome
Maximum Fax Resolution: 203 x 392 dpi
Modem Speed: 33.60 kbit/s
Transmission Speed: 2.5 Second
Fax Memory Capacity: 400 pages
Fax Compliant: Super G3


Telephone Handset: Yes
Handset Connectivity: Corded


Standard Memory: 16 MB

Display & Graphics

Display Screen Type: LCD

Media Types & Handling

Media Type:
  • Plain Paper
  • Recycled Paper
  • Thin Paper
  • Thick Paper
  • Envelope
  • Bond
  • Label

Media Size:
  • A4 - 8.27" x 11.69"
  • Letter - 8.50" x 10.98"
  • B5 - 6.93" x 9.84"
  • B5 (JIS)
  • A5 - 5.83" x 8.27"
  • B6 - 4.92" x 6.93"
  • A6 - 4.13" x 5.83"
  • Executive - 7.24" x 10.51"
  • Legal - 8.50" x 14.02"

Maximum Print Size: Legal - 8.50" x 14.02"
Number of Input/Multipurpose Trays Installed: 1
Number of Input Trays Supported: 1
Standard Input Media Capacity: 250 sheets
Maximum Input Media Capacity: 250 sheets
Media Handling:
  • 1 x Input Tray 250 Sheet
  • 1 x Output Bin 100 Sheet
  • 1 x Output Tray 1 Sheet
  • 1 x Automatic Document Feeder 30 Sheet
  • 1 x Manual Feed Slot 1 Sheet


Duty Cycle: 10000

Power Description

Power Source: AC Supply
Input Voltage: 110 V AC
Maximum Power Consumption: 420 W
Standby Power Consumption: 55 W

Physical Characteristics

Height: 12.2"
Width: 14.5"
Depth: 14.2"
Weight (Approximate): 19.40 lb


Package Contents:
  • IntelliFax-2840 High-Speed Laser Fax
  • 1 x Starter Toner Cartridge (yields approx. 700 pages?)
  • 1 x DR420 Drum Unit (yields approx. 12,000 pages?)
  • Telephone Line Cord
  • Telephone Handset
  • Handset Curled Cord
  • User's Guide
  • Quick Setup Guide
  • Documentation CD-Rom
  • AC Power Cord

Recycled: No
Assembly Required: No
Environmentally Friendly: Yes
Environmental Certification: ENERGY STAR
Country of Origin: China


Limited Warranty: 1 Year