Pros

  • Cheap toner
  • Color touchscreen LCD
  • Wireless networking

Cons

  • Dark scan quality

At A Glance

A 5-inch color touchscreen enhances this small-office or workgroup machine. It's also fast, with cheap toner and Wi-Fi.

Manufacturer’s Description

The MFC-9970cdw color laser all-in-one combines print, copy, scan and fax in one powerful device. It produces high-impact color output at impressive print and copy speeds of up to 30ppm and offers flexible connectivity with its Wireless, Ethernet and USB interfaces. It features a 5 Color Touch Screen Display for easy navigation and menu selection. Also, this flagship model offers automatic duplex print/copy/scan/fax and optional high yield toner cartridges to help lower your operating costs - making this all-in-one a smart choice for a business or workgroup.

Manufacturer’s Website

http://www.brother-usa.com

The Specs

Pricing
Part Number MFC-9970CDW
Requirements
Operating System Compatibility
  • Microsoft Windows 7
  • Microsoft Windows Vista
  • Microsoft Windows XP
General Information
UPC Code 635753624519
Ports and Connections
Wireless connection Yes
Scanning
Scanner Type Flatbed
Platform Support
Printer languages supported PostScript Emulation
Cost Per Page
Plain Text Page (Highest yield vendor ink) 1.9 cents per page

Performance

Macworld Labs (Quality)
Print quality: Text Superior
Print quality: Color photo Good
Print quality:PDF Very Good
Scan quality: Color photo Fair
Scan quality: Line art Good
Copy quality Good
Macworld Labs (Speed)
Print speed: Text 15.8   ppm
Print speed: Color photo 44.63   seconds for 8X10 photo
Print speed: PDF 26.53   seconds for 4-page PDF
Scan speed 1 21.5   seconds for 8 x 10 color photo at 600 dpi
Scan speed 2 33.1   seconds 4 x 6 color photo at 1200 dpi

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