Brother’s New L5000, L6000 Series for Higher-Volume Office Applications; New 48-PPM ‘Multi-Function’ Copier

Brother International booth

As part of its strategy to expand into the higher-volume office-imaging market, Brother International is introducing new monochrome laser printers and All-in-Ones, the L5000 and L6000 Series, that it says are designed for office, workgroup, and larger-volume office environments, providing faster print speeds, more flexible paper-handling, advanced scanning capabilities, mobility features, as well as access to business Web-based cloud services.

Details are limited at this time, but the L5000 and L6000 Series include seven printers, six All-in-Ones, and three “multi-function copiers.” They’ll be available from all Brother authorized resellers. Select models will be available at the end of January 2016.

The new models feature compatibility with several mobile-connectivity solutions, including Apple AirPrint and the Mopria mobile-printing standard, while they’re also the first Brother laser models to support Google Cloud Print 2.0 mobile printing.

Most of the new models also feature a color touchscreen for access to Brother Web Connect (Internet connection required) to directly print from Web-based business-cloud services, including Dropbox, Google Drive, Box, and OneDrive. Users can also scan to these online cloud services. Other business-focused scanning destinations include Microsoft SharePoint, SSH Server (SFTP), Network Folder (CIFS), and more. Touchscreens also enable users to create up to 48 customized shortcuts.

Higher-Volume Solutions

For businesses with higher print and scan volumes, Brother is the introducing the HL-L6300DW printer and MFC-L6800DW All-in-One, both of which are rated at up to 48 ppm, with scanning up to 50 images per minute. They also feature single-pass, two-sided monochrome scanning at up to 100 images per minute. Additional paper trays are available in 250-sheet or 520-sheet capacities for up to 1,610 sheets total. Also available is a high-yield 12,000-page toner cartridge. Both of these models also feature Near Field Communication (NFC) connectivity for touch-to-print-and-scan and network user authentication.from NFC-enabled mobile devices.

More Resources

January 2015: Amazon ‘Dash’ Automatic Toner and Ink Delivery Now Available for Brother Printers

December 2015: New Brother ‘Business-Centric’ ADS and Professional Document Scanners

June 2015: Brother Launches Color Inkjet All-in-Ones with Refillable Ink Tanks in India

May 2015: New Brother INKvestment All-in-Ones MFC-J5920DW and MFC-J6925DW Ship with Super High-Yield Ink Carts

March 2015: Brother Teams up with PrinterOn to Offer PrintSmart Mobile, PrintSmart Mobile Zone

February 2015: Brother Launches New A3 ‘InkBenefit’ Color Inkjet All-in-One in India

December 2014: Print Tracker Now Provides Expanded Reporting for Brother Printers and MFPs

%d bloggers like this: