When users desire a portable device but still serves well for both home and office uses, the Brother HL-4050CDN is the right product to choose. The print engine uses the electrophotographic laser print technology to produce a high speed at the impressive quality. The standard rate of the printer for monochrome and color printing is up to 20 pages per minute (ppm) or up to 21 ppm. When printing with the duplex support, the speed for monochrome and color printing are about seven sides per minute, which is about 3.5 sheets per minute.
Brother HL-4050CDN 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|
|Printer Full Drivers for Windows 8 8.1 10 32 bit and 64 bit.EXE||187.49 MB||Download|
|Printer Full Drivers for Windows 7 32 bit and 64 bit.EXE||24.80 MB||Download|
|Printer Full Drivers for Windows vista xp 32 bit and 64 bit.EXE||24.68 MB||Download|
Brother HL-4050CDN 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|
|Printer Full Drivers for Mac 10.13 and 10.12.dmg||34.04 MB||Download|
|Printer Drivers for Mac 10.11.dmg||35.18 MB||Download|
|Printer Drivers for Mac 10.10.dmg||37.23 MB||Download|
|Printer Drivers for Mac 10.9.dmg||34.90 MB||Download|
|Printer Drivers for Mac 10.6 to 10.8.dmg||32.97 MB||Download|
|Printer Drivers for Mac 10.5.dmg||10.50 MB||Download|
|BR-Script Driver for Mac 10.5 to 10.7.dmg||1.08 MB||Download|
By the way, the duplex printing feature allows the printer to print on both sides of the page of a sheet by itself. The warm-up time from sleep mode takes less than 33 seconds and from power on takes less than 37 seconds, provided it possesses the standard 64 MB of RAM. The main advantage of the RAM is to support the inbuilt processor to enhance the performance of the printer output.
The first print time from the ready mode of the device takes less than 16 seconds when printing in black and white while on full color, it takes less than 17 seconds. The print resolution is on the average, 600 x 600 dots per inch (dpi) and 2400 dpi at the optimum quality performance. The printer controller uses the NEC VR5500 version that has a speed of 300 MHz and standard internal memory of 64 MB of RAM.
However, there is a memory option of up to 576 MB using one slot of 144pin SO-DIMM. The print interface support options for connecting to this device include IEEE1284 for the wireless component, the Hi-speed USB 2.0 hi-speed port and the Ethernet 10/100 BaseTX LAN connection. The printer emulation language support includes PCL6 and BR-Script3.