The Brother DCP-7010 is a multifunction printer with the ability to scan, print, and copy. It can easily be adapted to a busy office or small business setting with speeds that reach 20 pages per minute when printing. Copies are made in a maximum resolution of 600 x 300 dpi and documents can be enlarged by up to 400 per cent. Printed documents have a resolution of up to 2,400 x 600 dpi. Documents are scanned using an interpolated resolution of 9,600 x 9,600 dpi. This printer also can reproduce up to 256 different grey tones and will print sharp texts consistently. Furthermore, standard Brother DCP-7010 toner is high-yield and can produce up to 2,500 pages per cartridge before needing replacement although higher capacity Brother DCP-7010 toner is available with a 5,000 page yield.
Designed to be compact, the DCP-7010 does not take up much office space and has dimensions of 43.2 cm in width, 39.5 cm in depth, and 25.3 cm in height. The Brother DCP-7010 is lightweight at total weight of 8.3 kg without paper. This printer also supports printing on envelopes, plain paper, labels, recycled paper, and transparencies. A standard media capacity of 250 sheets is held by the input tray and the output tray will hold up to 100 sheets. A connection with a nearby computer is accomplished using a parallel connection or a USB cable. In addition, supported operating systems include Windows 98, Windows Millennium Edition, Windows NT 4.0, Windows 2000, Windows XP, and Mac OS X.
Presto! PageManager and ScanSoft PaperPort software comes with the printer to help manage documents more efficiently. The speed in which this printer can have its first print out is only 10 seconds and is considered fast by market standards. Brother DCP-7010 toner is also inexpensive. Printer setup is easy and requires only a few minutes of time. The Brother DCP-7010 itself is very affordable for the average consumer or business.
The Brother DCP-7010 cannot be upgraded with more memory, which may be one of the only minor disadvantages of this machine. If you are looking to print in colour, you should probably look for a different device. However, the Brother DCP-7010 is a printer that has a lot to offer in terms of print quality and reliability.