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Brother HL-L8230CDW Professional A4 Compact, Colour Wireless LED printer

Compact, colourful and high-quality wireless business printing

Product Details

  • Print up to 30 pages per minute

  • 2-Sided print, up to 12 sides per minute

  • 6.8cm Colour touchscreen

  • 5GHz WiFi and USB

  • Comes with 1,000 black, 1,000 colour page yield toners, 4,500 black, 4,000 colour maximum yield available

  • Compatible with Brother and 3rd Party solutions

Brother HL-L8230CDW facing forward

Product Overview

The space-saving HL-L8230CDW professional colour LED printer.

Ideal for businesses, this user-friendly, wireless printer quietly delivers high-quality documents at speed without interruption. Featuring the latest industry-standard security, alongside the flexibility to tailor the device to suit you and your business, you can be confident that the HL-L8230CDW meets the needs of the most demanding office.

  • Print directly from desktop or mobile app
  • 512MB Internal memory
  • 250 Sheet paper input tray
  • Available under a managed print service (MPS) contract



Printer Type Colour
Function Print
Maximum Paper Size A4
Technology LED
Maximum Paper Size A4
Connectivity USB, Wireless
Memory Internal (512MB)
Control Panel Touchscreen
Display Yes (6,8cm Colour Touchscreen)


One Sided Print Speed A4 Mono 30 (pages per minute)
One Sided Print Speed A4 Colour 30 (pages per minute)
Duty Cycle Up to 4,000 pages
Two Sided Print Speed A4 Mono 12 (sides per minute)
Two Sided Print Speed A4 Colour 12 (sides per minute)
First print out time Colour (12.5 seconds)
Mobile Print Yes
Automatic 2 sided print Yes
Resolution Up to 600 x 600dpi
Print Languages PCL6, PDF Version 1,7, BR-Script3, Epson FX-850
Quiet Mode Yes
Embedded Fonts PCL (73 scalable fonts), Postscript (66 scalable fonts), 12 bitmap fonts
Printer Functions N-up Printing, Poster Printing, ID Printing, Booklet Printing, Print Profiles, Watermark Printing, Manual 2-Sided Print, Reverse Print, Secure Print, Print Complete Notice, Toner Save Mode, Universal Print (Microsoft 365)
Embedded Barcodes PCL 16 bar codes fonts - Code39, Codabar, Code128 (set A, set B, set C), Code93, EAN128 (set A, set B, set C), EAN-13, FIM (US-PostNet), GS1Databar, Interleaved 2 of 5, ISBN (EAN), ISBN (UPC-E), MSI, UPC-A, UPC-E, EAN-8

Printer Drivers

Printer Drivers ChromeOS (Supports native ChromeOS printing), Linux (CUPS, LPD/LPRng (x86/x64 environment)), macOS (We recommend using AirPrint from 11,0,x), PCL Drivers (PCL6), PostScript (Driver for Windows that enables you to print to any network or locally connected Brother laser printer that supports PostScript), Windows (11), Visit support,brother,com for the full list of supported OS and to download the latest drivers and software,

In the box

Power supply cord, Quick setup guide, Warranty, Device, Supplies, Drum, Waste Toner Box, Belt

Paper Handling (11)

Paper input Multi Purpose Tray (30 sheets), Standard (Tray 1) (250 sheets)
Paper output Face Down (150 sheets)
Media Sizes Standard Standard (Tray 1) (A4, Letter, A5, A5 (Long Edge), A6, Executive, Legal, Folio, B5, Mexico Legal, India Legal, 16K, A4 short (270mm)), 2-Sided Print (A4), Multi Purpose Tray (Com-10, Monarch, DL Envelope, C5 Envelope, Envelope, Width: 76,2mm to 216mm, Length: 116mm to 355,6mm)
Media Types and Weights Standard (Tray 1) (Plain, Recycled, 60 - 163g/m2, Tyndt papir, Tykt papir), Multi Purpose Tray (Plain, Tyndt papir, Tykt papir, Recycled, Bond, Label, Envelope paper, 60 - 163g/m2), Auto 2-Sided (Plain, Recycled, Tyndt papir, 64 - 105g/m2)


Wireless network security SSL/TLS (IPPS, HTTPS, SMTP), 802,1x (EAP-FAST, PEAP, EAP-TLS, EAP-TTLS), WEP 64/128 bit, WPA-PSK (TKIP/AES), WPA2-PSK (TKIP/AES), WPA3-SAE (AES) *Wi-Fi Direct supports WPA2-PSK (AES) only, SMTP-AUTH, SNMP v3, Kerberos, IPsec
Wireless Setup Support Yes


Colour Depth Input, 48 bit Colour Processing, Output, 24 bit Colour Processing

Scanner functions

Document Separation No

Fleet Management Tools

Fleet Management Tools LAN/WAN Management Software (BRAdmin Professional), Unattended Installer, MSI Installer, Embedded Web Server, Driver Deployment Wizard, Mass Deployment Tool, Status Monitor

Operating Systems And Software

Software supplied - Windows Windows Software (Brother iPrint&Scan(17) , Kofax PaperPort), Macintosh Software (Brother iPrint&Scan Desktop(17) ), Utilities, Easy Setup

Supplies And Accessories (8)

Toner Inbox Toner (BK Toner, CMY Toner), BK (TN248 BK - 1000 pages, TN248XL BK - 3000 pages, TN249 BK - 4500 pages), C, M, Y (TN248 CMY - 1000 pages, TN248XL CMY - 2300 pages, TN249 CMY - 4000 pages), BK Toner (1,000 pages), CMY Toner (1,000 pages)
Optional accessories Card holder (CH-1000), Filter Holder (FH-3100)

Carton Contents

Carton Contents Power supply cord, Quick setup guide, Warranty, Device, Supplies, Drum, Waste Toner Box, Belt

Dimensions And Weights

Weight With Carton 19.7
Dimentions With Carton 488mm (W) x 535mm (D) x 370mm (H)
Weight Without Carton 16.7
Dimentions Without Carton 399mm (W) x 446mm (D) x 274mm (H)

Duty Cycle

Recommended Monthly Volume Up to 4,000 pages

Operating Environment

Power Requirement AC (220-240V AC 50/60Hz)
Power Consumption Copying (620.0W), Copying in quiet mode (310.0W), Power Off (0.04W), Printing in quiet mode (310.0W), Ready (70.0W), Sleep (10.0W), Printing (560.0W), Deep Sleep (0.5W)
Sound Power Quiet Mode (Colour, Mono), Ready (Inaudible), Printing (Mono, Colour), Deep Sleep (Inaudible), Mono (<5.86B(A), <6.50B(A)), Colour (<5.87B(A), <6.58B(A))
Sound Pressure (12) Quiet Mode (43,0dB), Ready (Inaudible), Printing (48,0dB)
TEC Value 0.48
Operating Humidity % (20 - 80%), Degrees Celsius (10°C - 32,5°C), Degrees Fahrenheit (50°F - 90,5°F)
Storage Degrees Сelsius (0°C - 40°C), Humidity % (35 - 85%), Degrees Fahrenheit (32°F - 104°F)


Environmental Blue Angel, Nordic Swan, GS Mark


Local interface Hi-Speed USB 2,0
Wireless network interface 2,4GHz: IEEE 802,11b/g/n (InfrastructureMode), 5GHz: IEEE 802,11a/n, IEEE 802,11g/n (Wi-Fi Direct)
Wireless Setup Support Yes
Wireless Applications Yes
WiFi Direct TM Yes

Mobile and web connectivity

Mobile and Web Connectivity Brother Mobile Connect (Android, iPad / iPhone), Apple AirPrint, Brother Print Service Plugin, Mopria®, Web Connect

Security features

Wireless Network Security SSL/TLS (IPPS, HTTPS, SMTP), 802,1x (EAP-FAST, PEAP, EAP-TLS, EAP-TTLS), WEP 64/128 bit, WPA-PSK (TKIP/AES), WPA2-PSK (TKIP/AES), WPA3-SAE (AES) *Wi-Fi Direct supports WPA2-PSK (AES) only, SMTP-AUTH, SNMP v3, Kerberos, IPsec
IP Filter Yes
IPv4 ARP, RARP, BOOTP, DHCP, APIPA (AutoIP), WINS/NetBIOS name resolution, DNSResolver, LLMNR responder, LPR/LPD, Custom Raw Port/Port9100, SMTP Client, SNMPv1/v2c/v3, TFTP server, ICMP, Web Services (Print), SNTPClient, LDAP, CIFS Client, IMAP4 Client, mDNS, IPP/IPPS, FTP Server, HTTP/HTTPS Server, TFTP client, TELNET Server, LDAPS, Syslog
IPv6 NDP, RA, DNS Resolver, mDNS, LLMNR responder, LPR/LPD, Custom Raw Port / Port9100, IPP/IPPS, SMTP Client, FTP Server, CIFS Client, TELNET Server, SNMPv1/v2c/v3, HTTP/HTTPS Server, TFTP client, TFTP server, ICMPv6, SNTP Client, LDAP, Web Services (Print), Syslog
Features Firmware Updates, Port-based Network Access Control (IEEE 802,1x), E-mail Notifications, E-mail Reports, Secure Function Lock 3,0, Setting Lock, Secure Key Management, Secure Print, Automatic Intrusion Detection, Cloud Secure Print, On-Premise Active Directory/LDAP Authentication, Restrict network protocols, Store Print Log, Digitally-signed Firmware, Syslog


  • [8] Approx. declared yield value in accordance with ISO/IEC 19798
  • [11] Capacity calculated with 80gsm paper
  • [12] Sound pressure level in accordance with ISO 7779
  • [17] Optional download