Printing gets to the next level with the electrophotographic laser print technology with an ARM9 type processor. The speed of the processor is about 200 MHz while it also has an internal memory of about 8 MB of RAM. These two components are responsible for printing at a reasonable speed and producing excellent quality. The warm-up time for the device from the sleep mode is less than 7 seconds at a temperature of 230C. Similarly, the warm-up time from the power-on method is less than 25 seconds at the same temperature.
Brother HL-2230 printer driver Supported Windows Operating Systems
|Supported OS: Windows 10 32-bit, Windows 10 64-bit, Windows 8.1 32-bit, Windows 8.1 64-bit, Windows 8 32-bit, Windows 8 64-bit, Windows 7 32-bit, Windows 7 64-bit, Windows Vista 32-bit, Windows Vista 64-bit, Windows XP 32-bit, Windows XP 64-bit|
|Driver for Windows 8 8.1 10 32 bit and 64 bit.EXE||29.09 MB||Download|
|Driver for Windows 7 vista xp 32 bit and 64 bit.EXE||35.72 MB||Download|
Brother HL-2230 driver Supported Mac Operating Systems
|Supported OS: macOS High Sierra 10.13.x, macOS Sierra 10.12.x, Mac OS X El Capitan 10.11.x, Mac OS X Yosemite 10.10.x, Mac OS X Mavericks 10.9.x, Mac OS X Mountain Lion 10.8.x, Mac OS X Lion 10.7.x, Mac OS X Snow Leopard 10.6.x, Mac OS X Leopard 10.5.x|
|Driver for Macintosh 10.13 and 10.12.dmg||35.18 MB||Download|
|Driver for Macintosh 10.11.dmg||26.32 MB||Download|
|Driver for Macintosh 10.10.dmg||28.86 MB||Download|
|Driver for Macintosh 10.9.dmg||22.67 MB||Download|
|Driver for Macintosh 10.6 to 10.8.dmg||26.04 MB||Download|
|Driver for Macintosh 10.5.dmg||9.22 MB||Download|
The input capacity of the leading printer tray is up to 250 sheets of plain paper. Also, there is the presence of a manual feed slot that accommodates one layer at a time. However, the output tray then holds up to 100 sheets of printed papers in a face-down pattern except for one sheet otherwise. The weight that this printer can hold is about 80 gsm at maximum. The supported media types of this printer include plain, thin, and recycled paper. In terms of sizes, the media sizes include A4, letter, legal, B5, A6, executive, folio, and A5.
The Brother HL-2230 printer has a print resolution of about 600 x 600 dots per inch (dpi) on the average. The maximum resolution, however, is up to 2400 x 600 dpi at the HQ1200 quality. In the same way, the only connectivity option for this printer is the standard USB hi-speed 2.0. The compatible software includes those for Microsoft Windows 2000 professional, XP, Server 2003, and Server 2008. Other versions include Windows Vista, Windows 7.
On the other hand, the compatible versions of Macintosh include OS X 10.4.11, 10.5.x and 10.6.x. However, for Linus OS, the supported versions include CUPS and LPD/LPRng in an x86/x64 environment. This device has a lightweight of about 14.8 lbs without the carton.