The compact design of the monochrome Brother HL-2140 makes it an excellent choice for a personal printer. It can easily fit on your desktop without taking up a lot of room. Delivering precise, detailed documents the Brother HL-2140 has a multi-copy speed of up to 23 ppm. There is a multipurpose tray available to use for letterhead, cardstock and envelopes to manually feed the printer one page at a time. The multipurpose tray can also be used for manual duplexing.
The HL-2140s paper tray can accommodate letter size and legal size paper, holding up to 250 sheets. There is a Toner-Saver feature available that can be used for non-crucial documents to cut costs on replacement toners. The Brother HL-2140 is designed for the budget-conscious user to provide reliable performance at a lower cost. Not only is it affordable at time of purchase, the cost-per-page is inexpensive.
Maintenance and setup are easy; USB installation is as quick as five clicks. It is compatible with both Windows and Mac systems. Step-by-step tutorials are available when there are maintenance issues to deal with.
Another cost-saving option for owners of the Brother HL-2140 is the high-yield print toner cartridge (TN360) which will yield approximately 2,600 pages versus the standard capacity toner cartridge (TN330) that yields approximately 1,500 pages. The drum unit (DR360) for the Brother HL-2140 will yield an estimated 12,000 pages at 5 percent, so it will last through multiple toner replacements before it needs to be changed; you can chose between the genuine Brother brand or premium aftermarket compatible drum or toner.