Pros

  • Reasonably priced inks
  • Two-year warranty
  • Impressively long feature list includes NFC and CD/DVD printing

Cons

  • Copying two-sided documents is a tedious, manual process

Manufacturer’s Website

http://www.brother-usa.com

The Specs

Pricing
Part Number MFC-J870DW
Requirements
Operating System Compatibility
  • Mac
  • Microsoft Windows 7
  • Microsoft Windows 8
  • Microsoft Windows Vista
  • Microsoft Windows XP
Ports and Connections
Available Interfaces USB
Ethernet Type 10/100 Mbps
Wireless connection
  • 802.11b
  • 802.11g
  • 802.11n
Storage Media
Memory stick
  • Memory Stick Duo
  • Memory Stick PRO Duo
SD card
  • SD Card
  • SDHC Card
  • SDXC Memory Card
Scanning
Scanner Type Flatbed with ADF
Platform Support
Printer languages supported GDI/Host-based

Performance

PCWorld Test Center (Quality)
Print quality: Text Very Good
Print quality: Color photo Good
Scan quality: Text Superior
Scan quality: Color photo Fair
Scan quality: Line art Good
Copy quality Very Good
PCWorld Test Center (Speed)
Print speed: Text 7.9   ppm
Print speed rating: Text Good
Print speed: Color photo 0.9   ppm
Print speed rating: Color photo Poor
Copy speed 3.2   ppm
Copy speed rating Fair

Buy This Printer

Sears.com
pcRUSH.com