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Good: Good Scanner
Bad: It jams, it wont take paper heavier than 80grm so can't use A3 photo, even matt as light as 120grms jams
Comment: There must be a way to adjust the brush to allow thicker paper, but i can't see a way?
Comment: I'm planning to buy this after it was recommended as a Best Buy by Which? In my experience, paper jams are most commonly the fault of the quality of paper used than the machine.
Good: The skanner works.
Bad: The printer doesn't.
Comment: Stay away from this crap. The skanner works ok, but the printer is absolute garbage. It will grab several sheets of paper, print a bit on one, some on another and half on a third. This is the worst, most useless printer in the history of printers.
Good: the a3 print
Comment: this is a really good printer the inks last a really long time even though I am constantly using it I don't know what people are talking about when they say its rubbish and constantly having paper jams I have had no problems with it at all
Great printer would recommend
Good: double sided printing
Bad: Paper jam….constantly!
Comment: dreadful printer! Constantly running out of ink because it cleans each time it jams, which is constantly. when it manages to do double sided printing it's great, but that's only for one or two pages, then it jams again. NEVER, EVER AGAIN! I've spent more in wasted paper and frustrating time than i did on the printer.
Good: A3 Printing
Bad: A4 Paper Feed
Comment: This machine does not deserve a place in my business. It's good for A3 printing, which I tend to do on a single page basis, but for A4 multi-page documents it's a disaster.
For scanning it's also OK but I've used better and there a certainly better multi-function units out there now.
I've not used the wifi so can't comment on it's ability to handle material from networked laptops/iPads/phones.
I have printed 6x4 prints satisfactorily and colour representation is acceptable.
BUT, for core work such as printing A4 multi-page documents (not even duplex) this is a big fail because it just keeps jamming up as it takes paper from the cassette drawer. I've tried various papers and weights and all fail within 3-4 sheets.
The thing is back with the guy I bought it from 6 weeks ago (hopefully he'll be able to fix it - he said he'd seen the problems before with others he's sold....so why did he recommend it? Because I said I needed an A3 printer. What I forgot to say is that I need an A4 printer as well.
Yesterday I was tempted to just put a hammer through it and cut my losses. The previous reviewer got it right...this is a very poor printer (or mine is) and I'm now looking for an alternative.
Good: A3 printing capability
Bad: A4 paper tray
Comment: I wish I had read the other reviews prior to purchasing this printer. Using the paper tray for A4 printing is terribly unreliable, with constant paper jam errors. The paper is just not being properly taken up. I have stopped using the tray altogether and am currently searching for another printer to use for A4 printing. I will use the Brother only for single sheet A3 printing.
Comment: The printer is doing good with me ..but am new in printing ... All the pics that i printed turned into green , and i dont know how to fix this problem .. So plz if there any solution for me plz let me know
Good: It prints sometimes (90% of the time)
Bad: Un reliable - paper feed is dismally engineered
Comment: On my second one of these printers and the current one is on its way back to the shop tomorrow. Same problem - the paper feed keeps giving me paper jam errors, but there is no jammed paper. tried the online brother "help guide", no use. When it did work it would constantly feed in extra pages which is a pain when you are printing documents back to back. It would be an excellent printer if it was reliable, the functionality is good. But if its not able to pick up paper its no good. Possibly a 2 days work lost between both printers.
Good: It works most of the time
Bad: Paper feed is constantly breaking down
Comment: I returned the first printer (same model) to the shop after it breaking my heart, constantly getting "paper jams" yet the paper was never jammed. Tried new paper even. The replacement is giving me similar errors all the time and the print constantly runs from one page into the next, ie. it picks up one page half way along the previous page and prints over the two of them. Other than that functionallity is as good as required (and paid for).
Would go for a different printer if buying again.
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