The Brother HL-5240 laser printer not only has fast speeds and great output quality, but its compact design makes it an easy fit for any small office, and its affordable price puts it within reach of almost any budget. The Brother toner cartridges
are affordable, and expansion options give it room to grow in the future.
With its parallel port and USB connections, the HL-5240 is designed for personal use, but its 266 MHz processor and 16 MB of RAM allow it to handle a large workload when necessary. The memory can even be expanded to a maximum of 528 MB if needed. The standard paper tray holds 250 sheets and there is a multipurpose tray with a capacity of 50 sheets. Paper capacity can also be expanded to a maximum of 800 sheets in the future with add-ons.
The unit's design is fairly compact, which is good news for those with tight spaces. It measures 14.6 inches by 15.1 inches by 9.7 inches, so not only does it take up a small footprint, but it is not very tall. The machine weighs around 20 pounds with the toner cartridges
installed, making it easy to pick up and move when necessary.
Print speeds are fast at up to 30 pages per minute. The first page out time as fast as 8.5 seconds, which means less waiting for jobs to begin printing. The 1200 dpi print resolution provides great quality prints with sharp text and solid graphics.
Printer toner is inexpensive and replacing toners is quick and easy. Brother HL-5240 toner cartridges are some of the least expensive in its class. With a capacity of 7,000 pages, Brother HL-5240 toner cartridges also have a very low cost per page that will save money over the life of the machine.
The Brother HL-5240 is an excellent personal printer for users with high-volume needs. Its features are impressive for the price, and Brother HL-5240 toner costs are very economical.