Those who prefer quality, consistency, and speed for their work at their office would go for a multifunction device like the Brother MFC-9440CN. The Brother MFC-9440CN takes care of all your printing, scanning, and faxing works in your office in a comfortable manner. The three-in-one MFC-9440CN helps you save a lot of investment in space, multiple devices, and the workforce. With all the comfort and easy handling options of all the controls in it, the Brother MFC-9440CN will occupy the busiest corner of your office. It is an ideal choice for small businesses and offices.
There are many customizable features offered by the Brother MFC-9440CN. More importantly it is provided with additional security features that are important while working in a multi-user environment.
Be prepared to give it ample space at one corner of your office. It measures 17 inches wide, 19.2 inches deep, and 19 inches tall, and it weighs 72.6 pounds.
The control panel contains many buttons in it, but they are well organized. The most important among them is the Task button that allows you to switch among three tasks. Another important button is the one-touch dial button that will help you access the saved fax numbers, a maximum of 16, one by one. There is an alphanumeric keypad to save the numbers. Apart from these there are many buttons that give you a lot of options in each task, such as those for enlarging or reducing, changing resolutions, or redialing, etc.
The MFC-9440CN has got an input paper tray that can carry up to 250 sheets. There is an optional 500-sheet tray available for MFC-9440CN. The paper size can be adjusted up to Legal size. At the front of it, there is a 50-page multipurpose tray that will let you get the one-off prints. The output tray has got a capacity of 150 prints.
The MFC-9440CN is provided with good quality cartridges. The black one can yield 2,500 prints and is available for $60 whereas each of the three color cartridges can produce 1,500 pages and each costs $70. there is another high-yield option available for all the cartridges.
There is an Ethernet port at the rear of the printer intended for network connections. There is a USB port that can be used for single PC connection.
The MFC-9440CN functions can be expanded using the Brother ControlCenter software. With this facility you can modify the settings of the printer. You can save the file type from jpeg to pdf, bitmap or TIFF, and you can set a default folder where the files have to be saved.
Apart from offering these added features, the MFC-9440CN offers good quality print in both gray scale and color mode. The text is clear and sharp up to 2.5 points. The color print offers sharp details and good saturation of the colors. The MFC-9440CN is offered for a price about $680.