Brother HL-4040CN driver

The printer, the Brother HL-4040CN model, is a standard device that has properties worth its price. The functioning print technology is the electrophotographic print method in a single pass. It also has a print speed, depending on the paper in use, up to 20 pages per minute (ppm) for black and white. Printing on a letter size paper, however, is up to 21 ppm.

Brother HL-4040CN 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
Filename Size
Driver for Windows 8 8.1 10 32 bit and 64 bit.EXE 187.49 MB Download
Driver for Windows 7 32 bit and 64 bit.EXE 24.80 MB Download
Driver for Windows vista xp 32 bit and 64 bit.EXE 24.68 MB Download

Brother HL-4040CN 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
Filename Size
Driver for Macintosh 10.13 and 10.12.dmg 34.04 MB Download
Driver for Macintosh 10.11.dmg 35.18 MB Download
Driver for Macintosh 10.10.dmg 37.23 MB Download
Driver for Macintosh 10.9.dmg 34.90 MB Download
Driver for Macintosh 10.6 to 10.8.dmg 32.97 MB Download
Driver for Macintosh 10.5.dmg 10.50 MB Download


Similarly, this printer warms up completely from sleep mode in less than 33 seconds. However, from the power on, it warms up completely in less than 37 seconds. The internal memory for storage and processing is up to 64 MB of RAM.

The first time print in monochrome for this device from the issuing of the command is less than 16 seconds. However, when printing in full color, the first-time print rate is less than 17 seconds. The printer has a minimum print resolution of 600 x 600 dots per inch (dpi). Moreover, the maximum resolution is about 2400 dpi (that is 2400 x 600 dpi) quality. The printer has, in addition to its RAM, a processor that works at an average speed of 300 MHz. the processor type is the NEC VR5500 processor that ensures top quality at a reasonable speed.

Also, the internal memory is expandable to reach 512 MB using the SO-DIMM one slot component. There are two means of connectivity with this printer, that involves the hi-speed USB port and the Ethernet 10/100Base-TX. The compatible network protocols require the IPv4 and the IPv6 with varying networking formats compatibility. In managing the protocols, the acceptable methods include the BRAdmin professional, BRAdmin light, Web BRAdmin, and Web-Based management.

The standard input tray in the Brother HL-4040CN printer accommodates up to 250 sheets of plain papers. The Brother HL-4040CN printer also has a multipurpose tray that can take an additional 50 sheets and three sheets of envelopes. However, the output tray only takes 150 sheets in a face-down pattern. Download Brother HL-4040CN driver from Brother Website