Pros

  • Affordable
  • Automatic two-sided printing
  • Two-year warranty

Cons

  • No two-sided scanning

At A Glance

Very small offices or home offices will like the MFC-J625DW's swift speed, duplex printing, and two-year warranty, but paper handling is limited.

Manufacturer’s Description

Multifunction inkjet printer lets you easily connect to your wireless (802.11b/g/n) or wired Ethernet network to share with multiple computers. The 3.3" touch-screen color LCD is perfect for interactive and easy-to-use menu navigation while you print, copy, scan, fax and PC fax. Web connect, touch-screen interface lets you access your Facebook, PICASA Web Albums, FLICKR and Google Docs accounts. Print directly on printable blank DVDs, CDs and Blu-ray discs for easy customization. Print up to 35 black/white pages per minute and 27 color pages per minute with up to 6000 x 1200 dpi. You can save paper with automatic duplex (2-sided) printing. MFC-J825DW also features borderless printing, USB direct interface, a 64MB memory, 100-sheet input tray, 20-sheet automatic document feeder, Super G3 33.6Kbps modem speed, 400-page fax memory, stand-alone copying, 25 to 400 percent copy scaling, and 48-bit color scanning with up to 19200 x 19200 dpi. Energy Star qualified.

The Specs

Pricing
Part Number MFC-J625DW
Interfaces/Ports
USB Yes
PictBridge Yes
Display & Graphics
Screen Size 3.30 "
Touchscreen Yes
Display Screen Type LCD
General Information
Manufacturer Brother Industries, Ltd
Manufacturer Part Number MFC-J825DW
UPC Code 12502629016
Brand Name Brother
Product Name MFC-J825DW Multifunction Printer
Marketing Information

Multifunction inkjet printer lets you easily connect to your wireless (802.11b/g/n) or wired Ethernet network to share with multiple computers. The 3.3" touch-screen color LCD is perfect for interactive and easy-to-use menu navigation while you print, copy, scan, fax and PC fax. Web connect, touch-screen interface lets you access your Facebook, PICASA Web Albums, FLICKR and Google Docs accounts. Print directly on printable blank DVDs, CDs and Blu-ray discs for easy customization. Print up to 35 black/white pages per minute and 27 color pages per minute with up to 6000 x 1200 dpi. You can save paper with automatic duplex (2-sided) printing. MFC-J825DW also features borderless printing, USB direct interface, a 64MB memory, 100-sheet input tray, 20-sheet automatic document feeder, Super G3 33.6Kbps modem speed, 400-page fax memory, stand-alone copying, 25 to 400 percent copy scaling, and 48-bit color scanning with up to 19200 x 19200 dpi. Energy Star qualified.

Product Model MFC-J825DW
Product Type Inkjet Multifunction Printer
Manufacturer Website Address http://www.brother-usa.com
Product Series MFC
Memory
Memory Card Supported Secure Digital, Secure Digital High Capacity (SDHC), Memory Stick, Memory Stick PRO, Memory Stick PRO Duo, MMC, MMCplus
Standard Memory 64 MB
Maximum Memory 64 MB
Memory Card Slot Yes
Miscellaneous
Package Contents
  • MFC-J825DW Multifunction Printer
  • 1 x Black Ink Cartridge
  • 1 x Cyan Ink Cartridge
  • 1 x Magenta Ink Cartridge
  • 1 x Yellow Ink Cartridge
  • CD-ROM Assembly for Windows and Mac
  • User's Manual
  • Quick Setup Guide
  • Disc Tray
  • Telephone Line Cord
Network & Communication
Wireless LAN Yes
Wireless LAN Standard IEEE 802.11b/g/n
Ethernet Technology Ethernet
Ethernet Yes
Faxing
Fax Memory Capacity 400 pages
Fax Color Color
Physical Characteristics
Height 7.1"
Width 15.9"
Depth 14.9"
Weight (Approximate) 328.0 oz
Color Black
Form Factor Desktop
Warranty
Limited Warranty 2 Year
Media Handling
Media Type CD/DVD/BD, Plain Paper, Poster Paper, Glossy Paper, Photo Paper, Transparency, Inkjet Paper, Index Card
Maximum Input Media Capacity 120 sheets
Maximum Print Size Legal - 8.50" x 14.02"
Borderless Printing Yes
Media Handling 1 x Automatic Document Feeder 20 Sheet, 1 x Input Tray 100 Sheet, 1 x Output Tray 50 Sheet, 1 x Photo Tray 20 Sheet
Media Size Letter - 8.50" x 10.98", Legal - 8.50" x 14.02", Executive - 10.51" x 7.24", C5 Envelope - 6.38" x 9.02", Com10 Envelope - 4.13" x 9.49", DL Envelope - 4.33" x 8.66", Monarch Envelope, JE4 Envelope, A4 - 8.27" x 11.69", 4" x 6", 3.50" x 5", 5" x 7", 5" x 8", 8" x 10", 6" x 8", B5 (JIS), A5 - 5.83" x 8.27", A6 - 4.13" x 5.83", Double Postcard - 5.83" x 7.87", Index Card - 5" x 7.99"
Standard Input Media Capacity 120 sheets
Number of Input/Multipurpose Trays Installed 2
Number of Input Trays Supported 2
Scanning
Optical Resolution 1200 dpi
Scanner Type Flatbed
Maximum Scan Size 8.50" x 11.69"
Color Depth 48-bit
Scan Color Color
Hardware Resolution 1200 x 2400 dpi
Interpolated Resolution 19200 x 19200 dpi
Grayscale Depth 8-bit
Power Description
Operating Power Consumption 28 W
Standby Power Consumption 3.50 W
Technical Information
Platform Supported Mac, PC
Maximum Mono Print Speed (ppm) 35
Maximum Color Print Speed (ppm) 27
Color Cartridge Type Individual Color Cartridge
USB Direct Printing Yes
Duplex Printing Automatic
Maximum Print Resolution 1200 x 6000 dpi
Print Color Color
ISO Mono Print Speed (ppm) 12
ISO Color Print Speed (ppm) 10
Number of Colors 4
Maximum Photo Print Speed 15 Second
Multifunction Devices Copier/Fax/Printer/Scanner
Reliability
Duty Cycle 2500 pages per month
Fonts & Emulation
Language Emulation GDI
Copier
Copier Type Flatbed
Maximum Document Enlargement 400%
Maximum Document Reduction 25%
Maximum Copy Resolution 1200 x 1200 dpi
Number of Copies 99
Maximum Mono Copy Speed (cpm) 23
Copy Color Color
Maximum Color Copy Speed (cpm) 20

Performance

PCWorld Test Center (Quality)
Print quality: Text Very Good
Print quality: Color photo Good
Scan quality: Text Good
Scan quality: Color photo Fair
Scan quality: Line art Fair
Copy quality Very Good
PCWorld Test Center (Speed)
Print speed: Text 8.9   ppm
Print speed rating: Text Very Good
Print speed: Color photo 1.9   ppm
Print speed rating: Color photo Good
Copy speed 3.3   ppm
Copy speed rating Good