The Brother MFC-6490CW printer model has a color inkjet classification while the scanning process is through the modern CIS method. The physical measurements of the size include a width of 540mm, a depth of 488mm and a height of 323mm. The weight of the Brother MFC-6490CW model, however, is about 15.6 kg, which is equivalent to 34.4 lbs. The paper sources for this printer includes the main input tray that can hold up to 250 sheets of plain paper. The other option is through the automatic document feeder (ADF) that can hold up to 50 sheets.
Brother MFC-6490CW 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|
|Drivers for Windows 8 8.1 10 32 bit and 64 bit.EXE||43.62 MB||Download|
|Drivers for Windows 7 32 bit and 64 bit.EXE||42.71 MB||Download|
|Drivers for Windows vista xp 32 bit and 64 bit.EXE||40.95 MB||Download|
Brother MFC-6490CW driver Supported Mac Operating Systems
|Supported OS: macOS Mojave 10.14.x, 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 Drivers for Mac 10.14.dmg||28.20 MB||Download|
|Printer Drivers for Mac 10.13 and 10.12.dmg||28.43 MB||Download|
|Printer Drivers for Mac 10.11.dmg||29.53 MB||Download|
|Printer Drivers for Mac 10.10.dmg||29.28 MB||Download|
|Printer Drivers for Mac 10.9.dmg||39.53 MB||Download|
|Printer Drivers for Mac 10.8.dmg||37.47 MB||Download|
|Printer Drivers for Mac 10.7 and 10.6.dmg||29.22 MB||Download|
|Printer Drivers for Mac 10.5.dmg||35.56 MB||Download|
|Scanner Drivers for Mac 10.14.dmg||293.09 MB||Download|
|Scanner Drivers for Mac 10.13.dmg||293 MB||Download|
|Scanner Drivers for Mac 10.12.dmg||293.07 MB||Download|
|Scanner Drivers for Mac 10.8 to 10.11.dmg||294.43 MB||Download|
|Scanner Drivers for Mac 10.7 to 10.10.dmg||6.53 MB||Download|
|Scanner Drivers for Mac 10.6.dmg||4.89 MB||Download|
|Scanner Drivers for Mac 10.5 and 10.4.dmg||2.08 MB||Download|
The output tray can hold printed sheets of up to 50 with a maximum weight of 20 lbs. This ADF component allows an input width of 5.8 to 11.7 inches and a height range of 5.8 and 17 inches. Connectivity to this device is achievable through many options such as USB 2.0 full speed port. This option requires the recommended USB cable that must not be longer than 2 meters or 6 feet.
Other options include Ethernet LAN port using the UTP cable of category 5 or higher. Moreover, finally, connecting through a wireless LAN service through the IEEE 802.11 b/g wireless communication. The memory capacity of the printer is 64 MB of RAM while this combines with the processor to produce excellent quality. The recommended temperature of the environment during operation is between 10 and 32.50C. Also, for best print quality, the temperature range should be between 20 and 330C. Humidity can remain between 20 and 80% without condensation for both normal operations and best print quality.
The color faxing option of this printer runs at a modem speed of 33600 bps and a transmission speed of 3 seconds on the average. The coding method includes support for MH, MMR, MR formats for monochrome printing. However, for color printing, the supported formats include JPEG.