The physical dimensions of this device involve a width of 531 mm, a height of 475 mm and a depth of 450 mm. The weight of the device is about 36.9 lbs without measuring the processing unit. The main tray has an input capacity of up to 250 sheets of plain paper with a 20 lbs while the MP tray can hold 50 sheets of the same standard paper.
Brother MFC-8870DW printer driver Supported Windows Operating Systems
|Supported OS: 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 7 32 bit and 64 bit.EXE||39.96 MB||Download|
|Printer Full Drivers for Windows vista 32 bit and 64 bit.EXE||134 MB||Download|
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Brother MFC-8870DW driver Supported Macintosh Operating Systems
|Supported OS: 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 Driver for Mac 10.10.dmg||28.86 MB||Download|
|Printer Driver for Mac 10.9.dmg||22.67 MB||Download|
|Printer Driver for Mac 10.6 to 10.8.dmg||26.04 MB||Download|
|Printer Driver for Mac 10.5.dmg||5.45 MB||Download|
|Scanner Driver for Mac 10.8 to 10.11.dmg||8.32 MB||Download|
|Scanner Driver for Mac 10.7 to 10.10.dmg||6.53 MB||Download|
|Scanner Driver for Mac 10.6.dmg||4.89 MB||Download|
|BR Script Driver for Mac 10.5 to 10.7.dmg||1.08 MB||Download|
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There is also an optional paper capacity tray that can serve as a complement of up to 550 sheets of plain or legal paper. The output tray can hold up to 150 pages of 20 lbs weight in a face-down pattern. The automatic document feeder (ADF) has a capacity of up to 50 pages of understandable and legal. There is also an automatic duplex that enables the device to print on both sides of the sheet.
The internal memory of the device is about 32 MB and is upgradeable up to 544 MB, and the memory backup with battery is possible with the invention. The liquid crystal display (LCD) display feature has five lines with backlit. The PC interface has a parallel (IEEE-1284) and a hi-speed USB 2.0, Wireless component (802.11 b/g) and Ethernet 10/100 Base-TX.
The operating environment involves a temperature range of 10 to 32.50C with a humidity between 20 to 80%. With the faxing feature, the modem speed is about 33600 bits per second (bps), and it transmits at a rate of 2 secs per page. The printer codes with the MH, MR, MMR, and JBIG formats at 256 grayscale levels.
The rate of the printer itself is up to 30 pages per minute (ppm) on letter size sheets and up to 28 ppm on A4 sizes. The resolution of the device is 1200 dots per inch (dpi), and the maximum is 2400 x 600 dpi. Download Brother MFC-8870DW driver from Brother website