Excerpt: Our 10 year old copier finally needed a $500 repair. We had been under a yearly contract that gave us free toner and maintenance. The technician was great and if the company hadn't told us I needed to "upgrade" because they would not be able to get parts for this copier AFTER I PAID THE ANNUAL MAINTENANCE FEE, I reviewed what I had been paying.
Pros: Clear copies, Compact Design, Durable construction, Easy To Set Up, Easy To Use, Fast, Fast Print Time, Low Ink Consumption, Reliable, Scans Pages To Pdf File
Excerpt: I bought this printer to replace my old printer that finally died. I had purchased a Brother MFC printer in September to also replace another old copier. I absolutely love both Brother printer/copier/scanners. The first Brother that I purchased in September has fax but I certainly did not need another fax. So with this one I bought the optional paper tray. It fits right onto the bottom of the machine.
Excerpt: We bought this to replace another Brother multi-function machine, but did not need fax capabilities. The only thing I would change would be the paper tray size to hold a full ream of paper. Also, the sticky residue from the tape used in packing for shipment is difficult to remove. Aside from that, this is absolutely THE BEST printer for the money.
Pros: DUPLEX PRINTING, Easy To Use, Fast Print Time, Reliable
Excerpt: The machine was packaged using a bunch of tape strips to keep various parts in place during shipping. The tape left a sticky residue that was impossible to remove even using "goo gone." I have a nice new machine with globs of sticky goo all over it... Disappointing. The machine is fast, with good quality copies (we use it as a copier only). The USB port makes it really easy to scan docs to a portable memory stick. The paper tray is very small.
Pros: Compact Design, Easy To Set Up, Fast, Good quality copies, Handy Usb Port
Cons: Once this item was received and unpacked, the packing tape used to hold parts together during shipping left an immense amount of residue once the tape was removed. We ordered a replacement for the defective item only to have the exact experience. When we called the manufacturer (Brother) to rectify the problem, we were told to buy solvent to remove the residue. Since a large amount of residue was located on the interior of the paper tray, we didn't want to take that a...