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MFC-L2880DWXL Mono Laser A4 Multi-Function Printer

Effortlessly efficient.

$649.95 RRP (Inc. GST)
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  • home
  • file-flyer
  • invoice
  • excel
  • duplex-scan
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  • usb
  • Wifi / Wireless compatible
  • airprint
Work smarter with an expertly designed machine, built for effortless efficiency. Keep your home or small office moving with long-lasting supplies with up to 5,000-page in-box and replacement toners, and fast print speeds of up to 34ppm. Offering the latest industry-standard security, this compact device features a generous 8.8cm touchscreen. Experience flawless results reliably, every day.

Key Features

  • Mono (black and white) printing
  • Automatic 2-sided print up to 16 sides per minute
  • Print speeds up to 34 pages per minute (based on ISO/IEC 24734)
  • USB 2.0, Network, Wireless LAN and WiFi Direct connectivity
  • 2-sided ADF (Automatic Document Feeder) scans up to 22.5 images per minute (based on ISO/IEC 17991)
  • Up to 5,000 pages inbox toner (based on ISO/IEC 19752) plus optional super 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


Work smarter - the 2-sided (duplex) print, high-capacity input and output tray and 50-sheet Automatic Document Feeder (ADF) help save you time, enabling you to get on with other tasks.

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Effortless Printing


Make your day easier and your printing tasks a breeze, with simple set up using the Brother Mobile Connect app, enabling you to print documents from your mobile devices.

Stay connected

Stay connected

Make the most of 100Mbps Ethernet, 2.4/5GHz WiFi or USB connection and an easy to use 8.8cm TFT colour touchscreen.


Print longer

Make the most of a generous 5,000 page in-box toner and easy to change super high-yield replacement toners that print up to 5,000 pages, reducing your frequency to replace.


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

Our most compact monochrome range delivers high-quality outputs in a small footprint, allowing you to make the most of your home or small office 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 Mono
Function Print, Copy, Scan, Fax
Display Colour touchscreen
Display size 8.8cm TFT Colour LCD. W70.08 x L52.56 mm
Laser classification Class 1 Laser Product (IEC60825-1:2014)
Max paper size A4
Memory 256MB
Processor 600MHz
Technology Laser
Number of shortcuts 18
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 Ethernet 10Base-T/100Base-TX
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™
2-sided copy Yes
Resolution 600 x 600 dpi
Speed Up to 34 copies per minute. (Quiet Mode: Up to 13 copies per minute)
Enlargement / reduction ratio 25% - 400% in 1% increments
N in 1 Yes (saves paper by copying two or four pages of your document onto one page of the copy)
Dimensions with carton W600 x D517 x H434 mm
Weight with carton 16.5 kg
Dimensions without carton W410 x D421 x H319 mm
Weight without carton (includes toner & drum) 11.9 kg
Printing 470 watts
Deep sleep mode 0.7 watts
Quiet mode (printing) 270 watts
Ready mode 43 watts
Sleep mode 4.1 watts
Off 0.08 watts
Operating humidity 20 - 80 %
Operating temperature 10 - 32.5 degrees Celsius
Storage humidity 35 - 85 %
Storage temperature 0 - 40 degrees Celsius
Sound power Printing: LWAc = 6.63 B(A), Ready: Inaudible, Quiet Mode: LWAc = 6.12 B(A) * In accordance with ISO 7779
Sound pressure Printing: LpAm = 49 dB(A), Ready: LpAm =30 dB(A), Quiet Mode: LpAm = 44 dB(A) * In accordance with ISO 7779
Automatic 2 sided faxing Yes
Fax modem 33.6 kbps
Internet fax Yes (ITU T.37 simple mode)
Contents Inbox toner: Approx. 5,000 pages in accordance with ISO/IEC 19752
Types and sizes Standard Tray: Plain Paper, Thin Paper, Recycled Paper, Thick Paper, A4, Letter, B5(JIS), B5(ISO), A5, A5(Long Edge), B6(JIS), A6, Executive, A4 Short, 16K(195x270mm). Manual Feed Slot: Plain Paper, Thin Paper, Thick Paper, Thicker Paper, Recycled Paper, Bond, Label, Envelope, Env. Thin, Env. Thick, Width 76.2 to 215.9 mm, Length 127 to 355.6 mm (Width 3" to 8.5", Length 5" to 14") Envelope; COM-10, DL, C5, Monarch. Duplex: Plain Paper, Thin Paper, Recycled Paper, A4. ADF: Plain Paper, Recycled Paper, Width 105 to 215.9 mm, Length 147.3 to 355.6 mm (Width 4.1" to 8.5", Length 5.8" to 14").
Weights Standard Tray: 60 to 163gsm. Manual Feed Slot: 60 to 230gsm. Duplex & ADF: 60 to 105gsm.
Wi-Fi Direct™ Yes
Wired network Node type: NC-9800h type2. Ethernet.
Wired network security APOP*, SMTP-AUTH, SSL/TLS (SMTP, POP3, IMAP4,FTP)*, SNMP v3, 802.1x (EAP-MD5, EAP-FAST, PEAP, EAP-TLS, EAP-TTLS), OAuth(SMTP, POP3, IMAP4) *When Internet FAX is downloaded.
Wireless network Node type: NC-9300w type2. Wireless LAN(2.4GHz & 5GHz)
Wireless network security APOP*, SMTP-AUTH, SSL/TLS (SMTP, POP3, IMAP4,FTP)*, SNMP v3, 802.1x ( EAP-FAST, PEAP, EAP-TLS, EAP-TTLS), OAuth(SMTP, POP3, IMAP4) *When Internet FAX is downloaded. WEP 64/128 bit, WPA-PSK (TKIP/AES), WPA2-PSK (TKIP/AES), WPA3-SAE (AES) *Wi-Fi Direct supports WPA2-PSK (AES) only.
Supported Server 2012, Server 2012 R2, 10, Server 2016, Server 2019. Windows11, Server2022, Linux
Paper input Standard Tray: 250 sheets, Manual Feed Slot: 1 sheet, ADF: 50 sheets.
Paper output 120 Sheets Face Down (80gsm) 1 sheet face-up (straight paper path) *Actual output tray capacity may vary depending on environmental conditions.
Standard tray capacity 250 sheets
A4 2-sided print speed Up to 16 sides per minute (based on ISO/IEC 24734)
A4 standard print speed Up to 34 pages per minute (based on ISO/IEC 24734)
Resolution Up to 1200 x 1200 dpi
Automatic 2 sided print Yes
Emulations PCL6, BR-Script3, PDF Version 1.7
First print out time Less than 8.5 seconds
Recommended monthly volume Up to 1,500 pages
2-Sided scan Yes
Resolution Glass(Optical): Max 1200 x 1200 dpi, ADF(Optical): Max 600 x 600 dpi, Resolution (Interpolated): Max. 19,200 x 19,200 dpi
Scan to Email, Image, OCR, File, Email Server, FTP, FTPS, Network, HTTPS.
Speed A4:22.5 images per minute (mono), 7.5 images per minute (colour) In accordance with ISO/IEC 17991
Secure function lock v3 Yes
Setting lock Yes
High-yield toner TN2530XL: Approx. 3,000 pages in accordance with ISO/IEC 19752
Inbox toner Approx. 5,000 pages in accordance with ISO/IEC 19752
Standard toner TN2530: Approx. 1,200 pages in accordance with ISO/IEC 19752
Super high-yield toner TN2530XXL: Approx. 5,000 pages in accordance with ISO/IEC 19752
Supplies Drum Unit DR2530 Approx. 15,000 pages (1page/job)

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

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