Brother Tabletop MFC-8950DWT Business Class

Print Technology B/W Laser Technology  
First Time to Print Approx. 8.5 seconds or less  
Consumable Type Toner Cartridge & Drum Unit  
Black Print Speed (max. ppm) 42ppm Black  
Print Resolution (max. dpi) Up to 1200 x 1200 dpi  
Printer Driver Compatibility† Windows®, Mac OS®, Linux
Emulation(s) PCL6 & BR-Script3‡, IBM Proprinter, Epson FX


Copying Capability B/W Copying  
Design Style Flatbed  
Black Copy Speed (max. cpm) 42cpm Black  
Stand-alone Copying No PC Required  
Reduction/Enlargement 25% - 400%  
Sorting Function Yes  
Duplex Copying Yes  
N in 1 Function 2in1 / 4in1  
Poster Function No  
Document Glass Size Legal-size  
ID Copy Yes  


Scanning Capability B/W & Color Scanning  
Scan Drivers Included‡ TWAIN, WIA, ICA, ISIS, SANE
Duplex Scanning Yes  
Interpolated Scan Resolution (max. dpi)† 19200 x 19200 dpi
Optical Scan Resolution (max. dpi) 1200 x 1200 dpi‡
Mobile Device Scanning App‡ Brother™ iPrint&Scan free app download for wireless printing (JPEG, PDF, web page & e-mail) from and scanning to your Apple®, Android™ or Windows® Phone 7 (JPEG only) mobile device
"Scan To" Feature† E-mail, Image, OCR, File, FTP, USB, Network Folder (CIFS - Windows® only), E-mail Server‡
Scan File Formats JPEG, TIFF, PNG, PDF, PDF/A, Secure PDF, Searchable PDF, XML  
Scanner Driver Compatibility† Windows®/Mac OS®
Document Viewer Software / OCR Software† Includes Nuance™ PaperPort™ SE with OCR for Windows® and Presto!® PageManager® for Mac®


Faxing Capability B/W Faxing  
Fax Modem Speed 33.6K bps Super G3 Fax Modem  
PC Fax Capability (send/receive)† Yes  
Best Transmission Speed (approx. sec./page)‡ Approx. 2.5 seconds per page
Duplex Faxing Yes  
Call Waiting/ Caller ID/ Distinctive Ring Ready‡ No/No/Yes
Out-of-Paper Reception Yes  
External TAD Interface Yes  
Total Auto Dial Locations 332 locations  
Broadcasting (# of locations) Yes (382 locations)  
Quick Scan/Memory Transmission (approx. sec/page)‡ Approx. 2.5 sec/page
Fax/Telephone Switch Yes  
Fax Page Memory (max. pages) ‡ Up to 500 page fax memory
Auto Fax Receive Date/Time Header Yes  
Document Memory Backup Yes  


ConditionsPaper Handling
Standard Input Paper Capacity (sheets)‡ 500-Sheet Input Capacity (x2)
Manual Feed/Multi-purpose Tray Capacity Yes (up to 50 sheets)  
Automatic Document Feeder Capacity (max. pages)‡ 50-Page ADF
Output Paper Capacity (sheets) 150 sheets  
Duplex Printing Capability Yes  
Paper Handling Size - Paper Tray Letter, Legal, Executive, A4, A5, A6, B5, B6  
Paper Handling Size - Multi-Purpose Tray Letter, Legal, Executive, A4, A5, A6, B5, B6, Envelopes, Custom Sizes (3.0-8.5" (w), 5.0-14" (l))  
Sheet Weight - Paper Tray (min/max) 16-28 lbs.  
Sheet Weight - Multi-purpose Tray (min/max) 16-43 lbs.  
Minimum Input for ADF (Width/Height) 5.8"/5.8"  
Maximum Input of ADF (Width/Height) 8.5"/14"  
Sheet Weight - ADF (min/max) 17-24 lbs.  
Recommended Paper Brands Plain Paper: Xerox 4200DP 20 lb., Hammermill Laser Paper 24 lb., Recycled Paper, Labels: Avery Laser Label #5160 and envelopes  
Media Type Plain Paper, Bond Paper, Recycled Paper  


ConditionsConnectivity & Compatibility
Standard Interface(s) Wireless 802.11b/g/n, Gigabit Ethernet, Hi-Speed USB 2.0  
USB Direct Interface/PictBridge‡ Yes/No
Standard Network Features† Printing, Scanning, PC Fax Send / Receive (PC Fax receive not available for Mac OS®), I-Fax, Corporate Address Book (LDAP)
Mobile Device Compatibility‡ AirPrint™, Google Cloud Print™, Brother™ iPrint&Scan, Cortado Workplace, and Wi-Fi Direct®.
Cloud Services (Web Connect)‡ Scan to GOOGLE DRIVE®, EVERNOTE®, box, OneDrive®, Dropbox, OneNote®
Industry Specific Certifications Cerner Certified, Performance Matters™ Certified  
Supported Network Protocols (IPv4) ARP, RARP, BOOTP, DHCP, APIPA(Auto IP), WINS/NetBIOS name resolution, DNS Resolver, mDNS, LLMNR responder, LPR/LPD, Custom Raw Port/Port9100, POP3, SMTP Client, IPP/IPPS, FTP Client and Server, LDAP Client, CIFS Client, TELNET Server, SNMPv1/v2c/v3, HTTP/HTTPS server, TFTP client and server, ICMP, Web Services (Print/Scan), SNTP Client  
Supported Network Protocols (IPv6) NDP, RA, DNS resolver, mDNS, LLMNR responder, LPR/LPD, Custom Raw Port/Port9100, IPP/IPPS, FTP Client and Server, LDAP Client, CIFS Client, TELNET Server, SNMPv1/v2c, HTTP/HTTPS server, TFTP client and server, SMTP Client, ICMPv6, SNTP Client, Web Services (Print/Scan)  
One-Push Wireless Setup AOSS™ or Wi-Fi Protected Setup™  


LCD Display 5" Color Touchscreen display with Web Connect‡
Standard Memory 128MB  
Optional Memory (MB) Yes (max. memory up to 384MB)‡
Toner Save Mode Yes  
Maximum Monthly Duty Cycle‡ 100,000 printed pages
Recommended Monthly Print Volume‡ 1,000 to 5,000 pages


ConditionsSecurity Features
Security Functions Secure Function Lock, Setting Lock, Secure Print  
Wireless Network Security WEP 64/128, WPA-PSK (TKIP/AES), WPA2-PSK (AES), LEAP(CKIP), EAP-FAST(TKIP/AES)  
802.1x Enterprise Security EAP-MD5, EAP-FAST, PEAP, EAP-TLS, EAP-TTLS (Ethernet & Wireless)  


ConditionsPower & Operating Requirements
ENERGY STAR ® Certified Yes  
EPA ENERGY STAR® TEC Value 2.574 kWh / Week  
Power Source AC 120V 50/60Hz  
Power Consumption - Power Off/Deep Sleep/Sleep/Ready/Printing <0.01W/1.6W/(WLAN On: 6.8W)/9.8W/702W  
Operating Environment: Temperature 50-91° F  
Operating Environment: Humidity 20-80% (w/out condensation)  
Machine Noise (Ready/Copying) 37 dB/59 dB  


ConditionsDimensions & Weights
Unit Dimensions (W"xD"xH") 19.3" x 16.3" x 23.9"  
Unit Weight (lbs) 45.9 lbs.  
Carton Dimensions (W"xD"xH") 30.1" x 22.2" x 36.4"  
Carton Weight (lbs) 71.7 lbs.