Brother HL-1230 A4 Mono Laser Printer


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  • Up to 12ppm Mono Print
  • 15 Seconds First page
  • 300 x 300 dpi Print
  • 250 Sheet Input Tray
  • 66MHz Processor
  • 2MB (2MB) RAM
  • Windows Compatible
  • 600 x 600 dpi Print Enhanced
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Detailed Specification


Speed Monochrome Up to 12ppm Mono Print
First Page 15 Seconds First page
Product Group Output A4
Printer Standard Resolution 300 x 300 dpi Print
Printer Enhanced Resolution 600 x 600 dpi Print Enhanced
Multiple Page Printing 2 in 1, 4 in 1, 9 in 1, 16 in 1, 25 in 1, 1 in 2x2, 1 in 3x3, 1 in 4x4, 1 in 5x5


Parallel Ports 1 x IEEE 1284-B (EPP/ECP bidirectional) (female) Parallel Port

System Specification

Processor 66MHz Processor
Memory (Maximum) 2MB (2MB) RAM


Operating Systems Supported Windows Compatible

Media Handling

Paper Handling Input 1 250 Sheet Input Tray
Maximum Paper Size A4
Paper Handling Manual Feed 1 Sheet Feeding Slot
Paper Handling Standard Output 150 Sheet
Paper Size A4 (Max Size) 210 x 297mm (8.3 x 11.7 inches) , (Max.) A4
Paper Trays (Standard/Maximum) 1
Sheet Weight 60 to 161g/Sq m
Special Media Transparencies, OHP, Envelopes, Labels, Organiser


Mono or Colour Printer Mono
Technology Laser Printer
Case Colour Grey
Dimensions 36.0cm (W) x 37.0cm (D) x 23.5cm (H) - Weight 9.2kg
Noise Level 49dbA
Power Consumption Printing/Standby/Sleep Modes 340W / 70W / 5W
Power Saving Modes Printing, Standby, Sleep
Product Type A4 Laser Printer
Voltage/ Power/ Frequency 100 to 230VAC / 50 to 60Hz

Consumable Info

Drum Life 20,000 Pages
Mono Toner Life 3,000 Pages


Drivers Windows 95/98/NT4.0/2000
Software Included Automatic E-Mail Printing
Watermark Printing Yes


Warranty 12 months return to base warranty. Free upgrade to 12 months on site if product is registered with brother within 30 days of purchase.

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All print speeds, running cost calculations and consumable life cycles are MANUFACTURER ESTIMATES based on 5% per page coverage. Images are used for illustration purposes only

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Running Costs

-All consumable life cycles are manufacturer estimates based on 5% coverage per A4 page

*Estimation based on toner/ink cartridges only and excludes long life components such as image drums and fusers.

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