BROTHER's NEW 9-IN-1 WIRELESS COLOR M.F.P.
BROTHER's NEW 9-IN-1 WIRELESS COLOR M.F.P.
2008-05-21 at 2:54:01 pm #20254http://www.hardwarezone.com/news/view.php?id=10659&cid=7
Brother Unveils 9-in-1 Wireless Colour Inkjet For SOHOs
Features One of the Market’s Widest 4.2″ Colour LCD Screen, a Cordless
Handset and a Host of Other Office FunctionsBrother International
introduces MFC-885CW, a 9-in-1 wireless colour inkjet Multi-Function
Centre (MFC) that redefines Small Office Home Office (SOHO) printing.
Exhibiting impressive print speeds of up to 30 pages per minute (ppm)
for monochrome printing and 25 ppm for colour printing, it is designed
to give SOHOs the competitive edge. Its 4.2″ widescreen colour LCD lets
users enjoy a variety of functions such as photo enhancement, “before
and after” photo edit viewing and fax previewing. This model makes it
possible for users to view incoming messages and eliminate them if they
are junk fax messages.”We are proud to offer one of the market’s widest
colour LCD screen found in an inkjet MFCs, and are definitely pleased
to add the latest MFC-885CW to our growing number of products
empowering the SOHOs. Its versatility responds to the needs of small
businesses while, at the same time, allowing them to enjoy maximum cost
savings. Its host of powerful features make it possible for SOHOs to
work efficiently and manage workload effectively,” said Takeo Shimazu,
Managing Director, Brother International Singapore Pte Ltd.
The Flexibility of Wireless and Wired Connectivity
MFC-885CW is versatile enough to operate as standalone all-in-one or a
shared solution among multiple users connected to wired or wireless
network. It has a built-in Ethernet interface or wireless interface
(802.11b/g) thereby eliminating the need to connect to computers via
cables.With its SecureEasySetupTM application, MFC-885CW automatically
configures the network and security settings with a wireless router
supporting this technology.
One of the Industry’s Largest
Widescreen Colour LCDsThe MFC-885CW has one of the industry’s widest
4.2″ colour widescreen LCD available in the market today. Users can
enhance photos from a digital camera card or USB flash drive directly
on the colour LCD screen. The same LCD screen eliminates unnecessary
printing of junk faxes to minimise paper wastage. The “Fax Preview”
function stores all received faxes in the memory so the user can
preview faxes on the screen before printing or deleting them.It also
has photo enhancement capabilities that are user-friendly. Images can
be improved by enhancing skin tone, adjusting scenery colours, removing
red eye, as well as converting coloured photos to monochrome and sepia.
All these functions allow users to see the images before and after
editing. Cropping of images and viewing a slideshow of pictures on the
media card via the LCD screen is also possible.
Digital Communication Centre
MFC-885CW also offers complete Digital Communications capabilities
designed for the SOHOs. Its stylish cordless handset supports
hands-free calling and is expandable with the ability to connect up to
Brother’s Innobella Printing Technology
revolutionary MFC-885CW uses Brother’s lineup of InnobellaTM ink
cartridges and photo papers. When utilised with Brother’s print engine
technology, the result is a beautifully printed image with vibrant
colours. What’s more, these technologies enhance image permanence and
longevity.Innobella inks and papers are engineered to become
fundamental, operational components of an integrated printing system.
This system delivers reliable, consistent and dazzling colour
print-outs from first print to the succeeding reproductions. The
MFC-885CW uses a four-cartridge ink system that requires replacement of
colour that runs out – and not the entire cartridge. The LC-57 series
of InnobellaTM inks have yield of up to 500 pages for black and 400
pages for each colour cartridge (based on 5% page coverage).
Pricing, Availability, Warranty and Support
MFC-885CW costs S$528 inclusive of 7% GST. It comes with a three-year
carry-in warranty with a set of 4-ink cartridges. Future purchases for
black cartridge cost: S$32 and S$18 each for colour cartridges (Cyan,
Magenta and Yellow).The latest MFC can be purchased through Brother
International Singapore authorised resellers and are supported by the
Brother customer service centre, located at the ground level of Gateway
East at Beach Road. It is open Mondays to Fridays, from 9am to 9pm, and
Saturdays, from 9am to 3pm.