HL-L3240CDW Colour Laser A4 Printer

Compactly designed, expertly engineered.

$399.95 RRP (Inc. GST)
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Key Features

  • Colour and mono (black and white) printing
  • Automatic 2-sided A4 print
  • Print speeds up to 26 pages per minute (based on ISO/IEC 24734)
  • USB 2.0, LAN, Wi-Fi and mobile connectivity
  • Up to 1,000 pages inbox toner (in accordance with ISO/IEC 19798)
  • Optional high yield toner cartridges to reduce printing costs

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  • Eco Choice Aotearoa Logo that shows this Brother product holds this certification
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  • 24_7 Helpdesk
  • Free Recycling


Combining outstanding performance with fast print speeds, minimal maintenance, and long-lasting supplies. The compact, whisper-quiet HL-L3240CDW has been expertly engineered to feature the latest industry-standard security. Be confident that this colour LED will meet the needs of your home or small office with ease.

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Designed to go the distance

Designed to go the distance

Built to perform for longer, made from robust and hard-wearing materials and supported by outstanding service as standard. Delivers uncompromised performance at all times.


Secure by design

Keep pace with the ever-evolving legislation on privacy and data security - our devices offer the latest industry-standard security features to securely protect your data. Robust features include triple-layer security at a device, network and document level which is verified through external security certification.

Compact and expertly engineered

Compact and expertly engineered

Our most compact colour range delivers high-quality outputs in a small footprint, allowing you to make the most of your space. Every component has been optimised to reduce the overall size of the device without compromising on performance.

Specification Details

Features and Specifications

Printer type Colour
Function Print
Display Backlit LCD
Display size 16 characters x 1 line
Max paper size A4
Memory 256MB
Processor MAIN:Cortex-A53 800MHz Sub: ARM946 133MHz
Technology LED
Connectivity Wired Network, Wireless, USB
USB interface Hi-speed USB 2.0 interface for connecting to a computer
Wi-Fi Direct Yes
Wired network interface 10Base-T/100Base-TX/1000Base-T
Wireless network interface Wireless LAN 2.4GHz and 5GHz. Infrastructure Mode: IEEE 802.11b/g/n, IEEE 802.11a/n, Wi-Fi Direct: IEEE 802.11g/n, IEEE 802.11a/n.
Supported AirPrint, Mopria, Wi-Fi Direct™
Dimensions with carton 488 W x 488 D x 370 H mm
Weight with carton 18 kg
Dimensions without carton 399 W x 399 D x 239 H mm
Weight without carton (includes toner & drum) 15.2 kg
Printing 520 watts
Deep sleep mode 0.4 watts
Quiet mode (printing) 310 watts
Ready mode 70 watts
Sleep mode 10 watts
Off 0.04 watts
Operating humidity 20 - 80 %
Operating temperature 10 - 32.5 degrees Celsius
Storage humidity 35 - 85 %
Storage temperature 0 - 40 degrees Celsius
Sound power Mono: LWAc = 6.39 B(A) Color: LWAc = 6.47 B(A)
Sound pressure LpAm = 47 dB(A)
Contents Inbox toner: BK: Approx. 1,000 pages in accordance with ISO/IEC 19798 CMY: Approx. 1,000 pages in accordance with ISO/IEC 19798
Types and sizes Plain Paper, Thin Paper, Thick Paper, Recycled Paper
Weights 60 to 163g/m2
Wi-Fi Direct™ Yes
Wired network security SMTP-AUTH, SSL/TLS (IPP, HTTP, SMTP), SNMP v3 802.1x (EAP-MD5, EAP-FAST, PEAP, EAP-TLS, EAP-TTLS), Kerberos, IPsec
Wireless network security SMTP-AUTH, SSL/TLS (IPP, HTTP, SMTP), SNMP v3 802.1x (EAP-FAST, PEAP, EAP-TLS, EAP-TTLS), Kerberos, IPsec
Supported Server 2012, Server 2012 R2, Server 2016, Server 2019, Server 2022, Windows 11, Windows 10, Linux, macOS 14.x, macOS 13.x, macOS 12.x, macOS 11.x
Paper input 250 sheets standard paper tray
Paper output 150 sheets Face Down (80g/m2) 1 sheet face-up (straight paper path)
A4 2-sided print speed Up to 10 sides per minute (based on ISO/IEC 24734)
A4 standard print speed Up to 26 pages per minute (based on ISO/IEC 24734)
Resolution 600 x 600 dpi, 2,400 dpi (600 x 2400) quality
Emulations PCL5e、PCL5c、PCL6(PCL XL Class3.0), BR-Script3, PDF Version 1.7, XPS Version 1.0
Recommended monthly volume Up to 1,500 pages per month
Firmware encryption Yes
Secure boot Yes
Secure function lock v3 Yes
Setting lock Yes
Store Print Log Print Log to Network
Syslog Yes
High-yield toner TN258XL BK: Approx. 3,000 pages in accordance with ISO/IEC 19798 CMY: Approx. 2,300 pages in accordance with ISO/IEC 19798
Inbox toner BK: Approx. 1,000 pages in accordance with ISO/IEC 19798 CMY: Approx. 1,000 pages in accordance with ISO/IEC 19798
Standard toner TN258 BK: Approx. 1,000 pages in accordance with ISO/IEC 19798 CMY: Approx. 1,000 pages in accordance with ISO/IEC 19798
Supplies DR258CL Drum, BU229CL Belt Unit, WT229CL Waste Toner

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EPS-free packaging refers to packaging materials or solutions that do not include Expanded Polystyrene (EPS) foam. The shift toward EPS-free packaging is driven by the need to reduce waste, promote recycling, and minimise the environmental impact of packaging materials.

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Eco Choice Aotearoa is New Zealand's official environmental label, initiated and endorsed by the New Zealand Government, although independently operated, and recognises the increasing effort of manufacturers to reduce the environmental impact of their products.

Eco Choice Aotearoa provides a credible and independent guide for people who want to purchase and use products that are proven to be better for the environment.

Selected Brother products hold Eco Choice Aotearoa certification. This is 'Copying machines, printers, fax machines & multi-functional devices' under Licence No. 2410083.

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The machine was tested in accordance with Appendix 2 of RAL-UZ-122:2006 Blue Angel criteria for Office Equipment with Printing Function (Printers, Copiers, Multifunction Devices) and found it satisfies air emissions.

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Brother New Zealand is proud to be a certified carbon-neutral organisation, recognised by Toitū net carbonzero certification.

First achieved in 2013, Brother was the country's first printer brand to receive the certification, which at the time was called carboNZero certification. This certification acknowledges our commitment to effectively managing, reducing, and offsetting carbon emissions.

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Free Recycling

Our comprehensive recycling programme ensures you can access a variety of free and responsible pathways for recycling your empty consumables and old print hardware.

Operating since 2008 with the support of certified e-waste specialists, Recycling Group, Brother has made recycling simple and easy.

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