Brother logo

MFC-J480DW compact A4 all-in-one colour inkjet printer with fax

Compact size, huge potential. Colour print, scan, copy and fax from the home inkjet with 20 sheet ADF

£108.00 Inc. VAT £90.00 Ex. VAT
Buy Online Find a local store

High-quality colour print, scan, copy and fax from the compact home inkjet with huge potential. Accessible and affordable, this easy to use machine effortlessly fits into your home and offers great value for money.

  • Fast and high-quality colour print
  • 4.5cm LCD screen
  • Built-in wireless and mobile and cloud connectivity
  • Our lowest ever replacement ink costs
  • 20 sheet automatic document feeder
  • Rear manual feed slot for handling versatile paper types from card to photo paper


High-quality colour printing from home. The MFC-J480DW provides full colour print, copy, scan and fax in a compact all-in-one home inkjet printer.

Printing paperwork, homework or important documents can be achieved quickly and efficiently with fast print speeds, while making copies and scanning photos or documents of varying sizes is made effortless with a 20 sheet automatic document feeder.

The 4.5cm LCD screen and panel buttons makes menu selection simple and navigation easy. Scan photos and documents in seconds, direct to cloud and mobile services such as Facebook, OneDrive, Google Drive and Dropbox. Print directly from your smartphone or tablet device via apps including Apple AirPrint, Google Cloud Print and Brother’s Free iPrint&Scan app.

Using your home’s wireless network, the MFC-J480DW can integrate seamlessly into your daily life. Print and scan to and from your mobile device, and press print from anywhere in the house, retrieving your documents when it’s convenient.  

Our lowest ever replacement ink prices, combined with 2-sided print and ink save mode, help lower operating costs to ensure you get great value for money.


Features and Specifications

Printer type Colour
Functions Print, Copy and Scan, Fax
Display size 4.5cm LCD
Technology Inkjet
Connectivity Wireless
Local interface Hi-Speed USB 2.0, Wireless 802.11b/g/n, Wi-Fi Direct
Supported AirPrint, Google Cloud Print, iPrint&Scan, Mopria, Wi-Fi Direct.
Resolution Up to 1,200dpi (colour & mono)
Speed Up to 6ipm mono & 3ipm colour
Multi-copying / Stack / Sort up to 99 pages
With carton 447(W) x 249(D) x 457(H)mm, 10.1kg
Without carton 400(W) x 341(D) x 172(H)mm, 8.3kg
Blue Angel environmental accreditation Yes
Energy Star environmental accreditation Yes
Nordic Swan environmental accreditation Yes
Power consumption Operating:19W, Ready mode: 3.5W, Sleep: 1.1W, Off: 0.2W
Sound pressure 50dBA (Maximum)
Fax modem 14.4 kbps
Contents Power supply cord, Fax cord, Product safety guide, Software disc, Ink cartridges, User guide, Warranty card, Quick setup guide
Types and weights Standard Tray: A4, LTR, EXE, A5, A6, Photo(10x15cm), Indexcard, Photo-2L, C5 Envelope, Com-10, DL Envelope, Monarch - Plain, Inkjet, Glossy(cast/resin), Recycled.
Sizes Standard Tray: 64-220g/m2.
Wireless network 802.11b/g/n
Wireless network security WEP 64/128bit, WPA-PSK(TKIP/AES), WPA2-PSK(AES)
Software supplied - Mac Brother ControlCenter2
Software supplied - Windows Brother ControlCenter4, Nuance® Paperport® 14 SE with OCR
Supported Windows® 8 / 8.1 (32bit(x86) & 64bit(x64) editions), Windows® 7 (32bit(x86) & 64bit(x64) editions), Windows Vista® (32bit(x86) & 64bit(x64) editions), Windows® XP Professional (32bit(x86) & 64bit(x64) editions), Windows® XP Home, Windows Server® 2003 & 2008 (32bit(x86) & 64bit(x64) editions), Windows Server® 2008 R2 & 2012 (64bit(x64) edition), Mac OS X v10.7.5 / 10.8.x / 10.9.x / 10.10.x
Paper input 100 sheet standard paper tray
Paper output 50 sheets
Resolution Up to 6,000 x 1,200 dpi (Vertical x Horizontal)
Speed - laser comparable Up to 12ipm mono & 6ipm colour
Resolution Optical: Up to 1,200 x 2,400dpi, Interpolated: Up to 19,200dpi.
Scan to Email / Image / File / OCR / Web Services
Speed From 3.37 seconds Mono & 4.27 seconds colour at 100dpi

Ratings and Reviews

Customer reviews

Supplies and Accessories