The Brother MFC-5860CN is a multifunction device that includes virtually every feature and office would need. Its excellent print quality is augmented by a number of convenient features, such as memory card slots, which make it easier to print photos quickly. Built-in networking support makes it easy to share it among multiple users. Print speeds are fast, at around 30 pages per minute for black and 25 pages per minute for color. Affordable Brother MFC-5860CN ink costs make it an economical solution.
Given its wide array of features, the unit is still surprisingly compact. It measures 11.8 inches by 17.3 inches by 15.4 inches, and weighs 21.8 pounds. This should allow it to fit into some fairly tight spaces, and with so many features in such a small package, it will certainly appeal to small office users. The black Brother MFC-5860CN ink cartridge has a large capacity of 500 pages, and each color cartridge has a capacity of 400 pages. The individual color Brother MFC-5860CN inkjet cartridges help reduce waste and keep costs lower.
The Brother MFC-5860CN can print, scan, copy, and fax. It also has the capability of PC Faxing, which lets users send a fax directly from their computer. This can reduce paper usage, as it means not having to print a page before faxing. Faxing and copying can be done in standalone mode, without the machine having to be connected to a computer. The built-in ethernet port makes it easy to connect and share it across a small network.
Users who reviewed the Brother MFC-5860CN inkjet printer praised it for its reliability and its affordable price. Some users criticized the inability to use the second paper tray unless the first is empty, and some mention problems with paper jams.
Overall, home and small office users who need a compact machine with a lot of functionality may find Brother MFC-5860CN fits the bill. Those who have a small network will also appreciate its ethernet port and easy network setup.
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