Brother MFC-L8690CDW A4 All In One Colour Laser Printer

Model: MFC-L8690CDW

  • Print/Scan/Copy/Fax
  • USB/Network/Wireless
  • 31 ppm (Black) 31 ppm (Colour)
  • 600 x 600 dpi
  • Automatic Double Sided Printing
  • Windows 10 Compatible
  • 512MB
  • Network Ready
  • Wifi Ready
  • Airprint Ready
  • Cloud Print Ready
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Brother MFC-L8690CDW A4 All In One Colour Laser Printer

Wireless all-in-one colour laser printer, with built-in mobile printing

High-resolution colour laser all-in one printer, with outstanding print speeds of up to 31ppm and 2-sided scan speeds of up to 56ipm in both colour and mono. You can be confident that efficiency has been at the heart of the design.

Key Features

  • Fast print speeds of up to 31ppm colour and mono
  • Paper input of up to 300 Sheets
  • Maximum paper input of up to 1,050 sheets
  • Automatic 2-Sided Printing
  • 2-sided scan speed of 56ipm colour & mono
  • Optional high-yield replacement cartridges, 6,500 black, 4,000 page cyan, magenta and yellow toner cartridge
  • High speed wired (10Base-T/100 Base-TX/1000Base-T) and wireless (IEEE 802.11b/g/n) network interfaces
  • Intuitive 9.3cm Colour Touchscreen

Increase productivity levels

Productivity is increased significantly thanks to the fast print speeds of up to 31ppm, and 2-sided scan speeds of up to 56ipm in colour and mono. Maximise your efficiency with built-in wireless IEEE 802.11b/g/n and ethernet 10Base-T/100Base-TX/1000Base-T. Easily print from your mobile device, using Brother’s iPrint&Scan, Brother print service plugin for Android, Google Cloud Print 2.0, Mopria and AirPrint. Outstanding paper handling options with a standard paper capacity of up to 300 sheets to 1,050 sheets.

Meeting security challenges

Modern businesses demand the highest levels of security. With Secure Function Lock 3.0, Active Directory Authentication, Internet Protocol Security (IPsec), 802.1x and Secure Print, you can be confident that your documents are safe.

Flexible and low running costs

Designed for high volume printing environments, the MFC-L8690CDW includes a 3,000 page black and 1,800 page cyan, magenta and yellow toners, and can take optional 6,500 page black and 4,000 page cyan, magenta and yellow toners to lower your running costs even further.

Technology Technology: Electrophotographic Laser Printer
Laser Classification: Class 1 laser product (IEC60825-1:2007)
Power Save Buton This enables the printer to consume less energy when not in use
Warm Up Time (from sleep mode) Less than 31 seconds from sleep mode.
Print Profiles Store your favourite driver settings as profiles to easily recall them
Display 9.3cm Colour Touchscreen
Memory 512MB
Google Cloud Print Print most common file types from any Google Cloud Print enabled application
Duplex Printing Speed Black: 14 Sides Per Minute
Colour: 14 Sides Per Minute
ID Printing Add identification to your printed documents (date & time, short custom message or PC username)
Duplex Printing Automatic Double Sided Printing
Print on to both sides of the paper automatically
iPrint & Scan Android: Print from, scan to, send faxes, preview received faxes, preview copies and check the machine status from an Android device
iPad / iPhone /iPod: Print from, scan to, send faxes, preview received faxes, preview copies and check the machine status from an iPad / iPhone / iPodTouch.
Windows®Phone: Print from and scan to a smart phone running the Windows® Phone Operating System
Windows® 8, 10 &RT: Print from and scan to a Windows® 8, 10 or Windows RT Tablet
First Print Less than 15 seconds colour & mono from ready mode
Recommended Monthly Page Volume Up to 3,000 pages monthly printvolume
Airprint Print most common file types from any AirPrint enabled application
Watermark Printing Watermark your documents with predefined text or with your own user-defined messages
Print General Quiet Mode: A mode to reduce the printing noise by reducing the print speed to 15ppm.
Mopria: Print most common file types from Mopria supported Android devices
Brother Print Service Plugin: Print from Android devices without adedicated App
Box: Print from and scan to Box without using a PC
Dropbox: Print from and scan to Dropbox withoutusing a PC
Evernote: Print from and scan to Evernote without using a PC
GoogleDrive: Print from and scan to Google Drive™ without using a PC
OneDrive: Print from and scan to Microsoft® OneDrive without using aPC
Flickr: Print from and scan to Flickr® without using a PC
Facebook: Print from and scan to Facebook® without using a PC
OneNote: Scan to Microsoft® OneNote without using a PC
Media Media Types &Weights:
Standard Tray – plain, recycled, coloured and letterhead (between 60 -105g/m2)
Multi Purpose Tray - plain, recycled, bond, coloured, letterhead and glossy paper (between 60-163g/m2)
2-sided Print -plain, recycled,coloured, letterhead and glossy paper (between 60 -105g/m2)
Automatic Document Feeder -Plain &recycled paper (between 64 -90g/m2)
Envelope & Label Printing: Yes, from the Multi Purpose Tray: support for 10 envelopes up to 10mm total thickness
Media Sizes: Standard Tray -A4, Letter, A5, A5(Long Edge), A6, Executive, Legal, Folio, Mexico Legal
Multi Purpose Tray-Width: 76.2mm to 215.9mm x Length: 127mm to355.6mm
Automatic Document Feeder -Width:105mm to 215.9mm x Length: 147.3mm to355.6mm
2-sided Print –A4
Wi-Fi Direct Print wirelessly without having to go through a wireless access poin (both automatic and manual methods supported)
Secure Print Protect print jobs with a 4 digit PIN that has tobe entered at the control panel of the printer before printing
Emulation PCL6, BR-Script3 (PostScript®3TM Language Emulation), PDF 1.7, XPS1.0
Printing Speed Black: 31 ppm
Colour: 31 ppm
Print Resolution 600 x 600dpi
Embedded Fonts Embedded Fonts (PCL): 66 scalable fonts, 12 bitmap fonts, 16 barcodes
Embedded Fonts (Postscript): 66 scalable fonts
Embedded Barcodes (PCL): Code39, Interleaved 2 of 5, FIM (US-PostNet), Post Net (US-PostNet), EAN-8, EAN-13, UPC-A, UPC-E, Codabar, ISBN (EAN), ISBN(UPC-E), Code128 (set A, set B, set C), EAN128 (set A,set B, set C), Code93, GS1Databar,MSI
N-up Printing Reduce up to 2, 4, 9, 16 or 25 A4 pages into just one A4 page (Mac, up to 2, 4, 6, 9,or 16)
Poster Printing Enlarge 1 A4 page into a poster using 4,9, 16 or 25 A4 pages
Booklet Printing Print documents in A5 booklet formatusing automatic or manual 2-sided print
Interface Type - Non PC Hi-Speed USB 2.0 & USB Host, Ethernet10Base-T/100Base-TX/1000Base-T, IEEE802.11b/g/n
Wired Network Ready Built in Ethernet 10Base-T/100Base-TX/1000Base-T
*When Internet FAX is downloaded.
Wireless Network Ready IEEE 802.11b/g/n (Infrastructure Mode /Adhoc Mode)
Wireless Setup Support: Wi-Fi Protected Setup(WPS)
Wireless Applications: Vertical Pairing
Network Management Protocols Print Log To Network: Records printing activities from each individual user, including network username, name of document printed and number of pages, to a file on a network
E-mail Notifications: Automatically have the device send an E-mail to a nominated E-mail address when it requires attention
E-mail Reports: Receive usage reports on a regular basis via E-mail
IPv4 Filter: Restrict which network users either can or cannot access the device over the network
Secure Function Lock 3.0: Restrict access to individual or groups of users over a network. Can be used with PC User Login Names for up to 200 users
Setting Lock: Restrict access to the control panel
Active Directory Authentication: Retrieve stored print jobs & control access to the devices functionality by using credentials from Active Directory
LDAP Authentication: Retrieve stored print jobs & control access tothe devices functionality using credentials from an LDAP supported database
Network Security APOP*, SMTP-AUTH, SSL/TLS (IPPS, HTTPS, SMTP, POP3*, IMAP4*), SNMP v3, 802.1x (EAP-MD5, EAP-FAST, PEAP, EAP-TLS,EAP-TTLS), Kerberos,IPsec
*When Internet FAX is downloaded.
USB connection Direct Print: Print directly from a USB flash memory drive. The supported file formats include: PDF version1.7, JPEG, Exif+JPEG, PRN (createdby own printer driver), TIFF (scanned by Brother model), XPS version1.0
Direct Scan: Scan directly to a USB flash memory drive.The supported file formats include: PDF, PDF/A, Secure PDF, Signed PDF, JPEG, XPS,TIFF
Paper & Handling
Paper Output Face Down -150sheets
Face Up (Straight Paper Path) -1sheet
Paper Input Lower Tray – 250 sheets
Multi Purpose Tray – 50 sheets
Automatic Document Feeder – 50 Sheet
Optional Paper Handling:
250 Sheets(LT-330CL)
Maximum of 3 optional trays
Address Book
LDAP The ability to connect to an external LDAP enabled address book, like Microsoft®Exchange
Copy Resolution Up to 1,200 x 600 dpi
Reduction/Enlargement Ratio Reduce or Increase document sizes from 25%to 400% in 1%increments
N in 1 Allows the user to compress 2 or 4 pages on to a single A4sheet
Copy Speed Black: 31 cpm
Colour: 31 cpm
Copy General 2 in1 ID Copying: Allows the user to copy both sides of an IDcard to a single A4sheet
GreyScale: 256 shades of grey are available for copying
Receipt Copying: Produces clearer copies ofreceipts
First Copy Black: 16 Seconds Mono From Ready Mode
Colour: Less than 17 seconds
Multi-Copying/Stack/Sort Makes up to 99 copies of each page /Stacks or Sorts
Scan Resolution (Optical) Scan Resolution from ADF: Up to 1,200 x 600 dpi
Scan Resolution from Scanner Glass: Up to 1,200 x 2,400 dpi
Interpolated Scan Resolution: Up to 19,200 x 19,200dpi
Duplex Scanning Automatic Double Sided Scanning
Scan To Scan to Microsoft Office: Scan to Microsoft® Word, Microsoft® Excel & Microsoft®PowerPoint
Scan to Searchable PDF: Scan documents to searchable PDF files
Scan to SharePoint: Scan documents directly into SharePoint
Windows® Web Services Scanning: Scan direct into Windows® (from Windows® 7 & onwards) without needing to install a scanner driver
Scanning Speed Black: 28 ipm
Colour: 28 ipm
Double Sided Black: 56ipm
Double Sided Colour: 56ipm
Grey Scale 256 shades of grey (8bit)
Scan Functions Standard Functions: Scan to USB, E-mail, OCR, Image & File
Network Scanning: Scan to network folder (Windows® only), FTP, SFTP, Email Server, SharePoint & Easy Scanto Email
Cloud Scanning: Scan direct to Box, Dropbox, Evernote™, Google Drive™, OneDrive, Flickr,Facebook, OneNote
Scan Features Colour & Mono Scanning: Yes
Scan Features: Remove Background, Skip Blank Page, IDScan, 1 to 2 Scan, Auto Deskew from ADF, SplitPDF
Scanner Driver
Windows 10® (32 & 64 biteditions)
Windows® 8 (32 & 64 biteditions)
Windows® 7 (32 & 64 biteditions)
Macintosh: TWAIN & ICA Mac OS v10.10.5, v10.11.x,v10.12
Linux: SANE(32 & 64 biteditions)
Scanner Type Duel CIS (Contact ImageSensor)
Colour Depth 16, 777, 216 colour variations (24bit)
Brother Solutions & Apps
Outline and Scan Draw around items to either scan a section or remove a section from the original document
Note Scan Scan and organise notes taken on the folding note papers
Outline and Copy Copies or deletes areas outlined by a red pen
Folding Notes Create handy folding note papers
Creative Center Download and print Brother Creative Center content
Distinctive Ring Detection An external service that allows two or more telephone numbers shared on a single fixed line and use different ringtones
Speed Dials 300 locations for E-mail addresses and Fax numbers
ECM (Error Correction Mode) The MFC will detect line errors during fax transmission and resend the page(s) of the document that had an error (recipient machines must share this feature for it to work)
Broadcasting Send the same fax message to up to 350 separate locations (manual 50 locations)
Super Fine Enables quality transmission of very smallprint and line drawings
Fax/Telephone Switch Automatic recognition of fax and telephone reception
Duplex Faxing Automatic Double Sided Faxing
Remote Access Allows users to remotely access theirmachine
Internet Fax Fax documents anywhere in the world over the Internet without the use of a telephone line.
Group Dials A combination of up to 20 groups can bestored for broadcasting
Fax General Fax to Server: Sends faxes to a server
PC Fax Send: Send faxes directly from your PC
PC Fax Receive: Receive faxes directly to your PC
Chain Dialling: Allows the user to store parts for long dialling sequences in different speed dial locations
Speaker / Ring volume: 3 levels and off
Contrast: Auto / light /dark
Enhanced Remote Activate: Transfer a fax call, answered on an extension phone, to the fax machine
Delayed Timer: Up to 50
Quick Scan: Approximately 2.5 seconds per page A4 standard resolution
Memory Transmission: Up to 500 pages (ITU-T Test Chart, Standard Resolution, JBIG)
Out of Paper Reception: up to 500 pages (ITU-T Test Chart, Standard Resolution, JBIG)
Remote Maintenance: Allows users to maintain their MFC remotely
Remote Set-up: Allows users to set-up the MFC from their PC
Grey Scale: 256 shades (8 bit) of grey are available for faxing
Fax Preview: Preview received faxes on the screen
Fax Stamp: Add the date and time to all received faxes
Cover Page: Create custom cover pages for out going faxes
Automatic Redial Automatic redialling if the recipient fax is busy
Modem Speed 33,600bps (SuperG3)
Dual Access Allows the operator to perform 2 differenttasks on the machine at the same time
Batch Transmission Stores documents for the same location in the machines memory for transmission in a single call
Telephone Index An electronic, alphabetical listing of stored speed dials and group numbers
Fax Forwarding/Retrieval Fax Forwarding: Sends a fax received in memory to another pre-programmed fax number
Fax Retrieval: Allows remote access to faxes stored inthe machine
Auto Reduction When receiving a single page document longer than A4 (297mm) the fax machine will automatically reduce the message to fit onto a single A4 sheet
Operating Systems
Operating System Windows 10® (32 & 64 bit editions)
Windows 8® (32 & 64 bit editions)
Windows 7® (32 & 64 biteditions)
Windows® Server 2016, 2012, 2012R2 &2008R2
Windows® Server 2008 (32 & 64 biteditions)
Windows® Server supports network printing only
Mac OS v10.10.5, v10.11.x,v10.12
Linux: CUPS, LPD/LPRng (x86/x64environment)
Software & Drivers
Fleet Management Unattended Installer: Ability to centrally deploy and customise our drivers and software
MSI Installer: Modular installers that can be distributed through Active Directory
Embedded WebServer: Web based print management software embedded onto the device
BRAdmin Professional: LAN/WAN management software
Driver Deployment Wizard: Easily create print drivers for hassle free deployment over your network
Printer Driver Features Post Script Universal Printer Driver: Driver for Windows® that enables you to print to any network or locally connected Brother laser printer that supports PostScript
PCLDriver: Generic PCL XLdriver
Sound Power Level Printing – 6.56BA
Quiet mode printing – 6.0BA
Ready – inaudible
Dimensions With Carton: (W x D x H) 663mm x 542mm x 654mm
Without Carton: (W x D x H) 435mm x 526mm x 539mm
Sound Pressure Level Printing - 49dbA
Quiet mode printing - 44dbA
Ready - inaudible
Duty Cycle Recommended Monthly: Up to 3,000 pages monthly print volume
Maximum Monthly: Up to 40,000 pages monthly printvolume
Weight With Carton: 33.7kg
Without Carton: 27.9Kg
In The Box
In The Box Printer
Starter Cartridges
Waste Toner Box
Power Supply Cord
Driver Software For Windows
Quick Set-Up Guide
PC Interface
Cable NOT Included
Telephone linecord
TEC Value 1.9kWh /Week
Power Consumption Printing - 580W
Ready - 70W
Sleep - 10W
Deep sleep - 1.4W
Power Down - 0.03W
Energy Star Yes
Toner Saving This reduces the toner usage and helps to reduce the total cost of printer ownership
Processor 800MHz –Sub:133Mhz
Print Smart Solution PrintSmart CostControl: Monitor and control printing costs for all Brother and 3rd party devices
PrintSmart SecurePro: Secure pull printing plus the benefits of PrintSmart CostControl
Windows Windows 10® (32 & 64 bit editions)
Windows 8® (32 & 64 bit editions)
Windows 7® (32 & 64 biteditions)
Windows® Server 2016, 2012, 2012R2 &2008R2
Windows® Server 2008 (32 & 64 biteditions)
Windows® Server supports network
Macintosh Mac OS v10.10.5, v10.11.x,v10.12
Linux CUPS, LPD/LPRng (x86/x64environment)

Starter Cartridges
Waste Toner Box
Power Supply Cord
Driver Software For Windows
Quick Set-Up Guide
PC Interface
Cable NOT Included
Telephone linecord

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