DCP-J1050DW Colour Inkjet A4 Multi-Function Printer

A compact, A4 multi-function printer offering print, copy, and scan functionality with wireless connectivity.

$119.95 RRP (Inc. GST)
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This Colour Inkjet A4 Multi-Function Printer is good-looking enough to fit in with your home decor, and handy enough to meet all your home printing needs. With print, copy, and scan functionality it helps with everything, from homework to colour photographs, all in vivid colour.

Key features

  • Automatic 2-sided printing
  • Print directly on to photograph paper
  • Wireless connectivity
  • Mobile compatible - download app: Brother Mobile Connect
  • Print speeds up to 17ipm mono & 9.5ipm colour
  • 4.5cm LCD display & control panel

  • 4-Year On-site Warranty V3_405x405px
  • 247 NZ-based Helpdesk V2_405x405px
  • Free Recycling V3_405x405px



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Stay connected

You don’t need to be nearby the machine to complete tasks.
No matter where you are in the house, you can stay connected to your DCP-J1050DW through wireless connectivity. Furthermore, by downloading Brother Mobile Connect you can carry out an array of tasks such as print documents, check ink levels, revisit previously scanned documents and so much more.



Brother Mobile Connect

Mobile Connect is the app that lets you personalise your frequently used printer functions unlocking a revolutionary way of printing. As well as sending print jobs from anywhere, there is a whole host of useful scan features – scan data directly to your mobile device or check your scan history for files. You can also easily check ink levels in the app.

Specification Details

Features and Specifications

Printer type Colour
Function Print, Copy, Scan
Display LCD
Display size 4.5cm
Max paper size A4
Memory 128MB
Technology Inkjet
Easy Scan to Email Yes
Connectivity Wireless, USB
Local interface Hi-Speed USB 2.0, Wireless 802.11g/n, Wi-Fi Direct
Supported AirPrint and Mopria™
2-sided copy No
Speed 11.5ipm mono / 4.0ipm colour
Enlargement / reduction ratio 25 - 400 in 1% increments
N in 1 Yes
Resolution (colour) Up to 1200 x 600 dpi
Resolution (mono) Up to 1200 x 1200 dpi
Dimensions with carton W 470 x D 440 x H 230mm
Weight with carton 9.1 kg
Dimensions without carton W 400 x D 343 x H 151mm
Weight without carton (includes toner & drum) 6.9 kg
Printing 13 watts
Ready mode 3 watts
Sleep mode 0.7 watts
Off 0.2 watts
Sound power 6.64 dB
Sound pressure 53.5 dBA
Types and sizes A4, LTR, EXE, A5, A6, Photo (102 x 152mm/4 x 6”), Indexcard (127 x 203mm/ 5 x 8”), Photo-2L (127 x 178mm/5 x 7”), C5 Envelope, Com-10, DL Envelope, Monarch
Weights Plain, Inkjet, Glossy (cast/resin), Recycled & 64-220g/m2 (17-58 lb.)
Software supplied - Mac 10.14.6/10.15.x/11
Software supplied - Windows 7 SP1/8.1/10 Server 2008/2008 R2/2012/2012 R2/2016/2019
Paper input 150 sheets (80g/m2)
Paper output 50 sheets (80 g/m2)
A4 2-sided print speed 3.5 secs Mono / 5.5 secs Colour (based on ISO/IEC 24734)
A4 standard print speed 17ipm Mono / 9.5ipm Colour (based on ISO/IEC 24734)
Resolution Windows: Up to 1200 x 6000pdi, Mac: Up to 1200 x 3600dpi
Automatic 2 sided print Yes
Recommended monthly volume 1 to 250 pages (up to 1/2 ream)
2-Sided scan No
Resolution Flatbed: 1200 x 2400dpi
Scan to Image, Email and File
Speed A4: 3.35s/4.38s LTR: 3.15s/4.16s
Scanner type CIS
IP filter Yes
Brother paper Plain: A4 Inkjet: A4 Glossy(Resin): A4/10x15cm
High-yield ink cartridges LC431XL: Up to 500 pages CMYK
Standard-yield ink cartridges LC431: Up to 200 pages CMYK

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