• Frys.com #7168972
  • Manufacturer: BROTHER
  • UPC #012502630920
  • Model #HL-3045cn
  • The HL-3045CN is the ideal color printer for those who primarily print in b&w, but also need the convenience of color printing. If you're looking to upgrade from a mono laser printer, this is the perfect color printer for your home office or small office! Help save time and money by producing your own high-quality, professional-looking business documents at an impressive print speed of up to 19ppm - Up to 4X faster color printing than competing color laser printers! In addition, this printer features an Ethernet interface to install on a wired network for multiple users to share in your home or small office.



    Share this:

    Share on Google+

    Detailed Description
    (Manufacturer # HL-3045cn )

    • Fast Color Printing. Help increase your productivity with a fast print speed of up to 19ppm in color and black.

    • Flexible connectivity. Featuring an Ethernet interface, you can easily share this printer with others on your wired network. The printer also has a Hi-Speed USB 2.0 interface.

    • Vibrant Color Output. Produce your own professional-looking business documents at up to 600 x 2400 dpi resolution using Brother Digital LED print technology.

    • Large Paper Capacity. It has an adjustable 250-sheet capacity paper tray for letter or legal paper, plus a single-sheet manual feed slot for printing envelopes or thicker media.

    • Straight-Through Paper Path. A convenient manual feed slot and rear paper exit provide a straight-through paper path for printing envelopes, thicker media and custom paper sizes.

    • Easy to Replace Toner Cartridges. A top-loading design makes it easy to install and replace toner cartridges.


    Print Technology

    Digital Color LED Technology

    Consumable Type

    Toner Cartridge & Drum Unit

    Max. Black Print Speed (ppm)

    19ppm Black

    Max. Color Print Speed (ppm)

    19ppm Color

    Print Resolution (maximum dpi)

    Up to 600 x 2400 dpi

    Standard Paper Capacity (sheets)‡

    250-Sheet Input Capacity

    Multi-purpose Tray Capacity‡

    Single-sheet manual bypass slot

    Standard Interface(s)

    10/100 Base-TX Ethernet, Hi-Speed USB 2.0

    Printer Driver Compatibility†

    Windows®, Mac OS® & Linux

    Mobile Device Compatibility‡




    Secure Printing


    Max. Monthly Duty Cycle‡

    25,000 pages

    Recommended Monthly Print Volume‡

    300 to 1,500 pages

    First Time to Print

    Less than 15 sec (black) / 16 sec. (color)

    Standard Memory (MB)

    32MB Memory

    Optional Memory (MB)

    64MB, 128MB, 256MB, 512MB (144-pin DIMM)‡ - 1 slot available



    back to top Other

    Supported Network Protocols (IPv4)

    ARP, RARP, BOOTP, DHCP, APIPA(Auto IP), WINS/NetBIOS name resolution, DNS Resolver, mDNS, LLMNR responder, LPR/LPD, Custom Raw Port/Port9100, IPP/IPPS, FTP Server,TELNET Server, HTTP/HTTPS server, TFTP client and server, SMTP Client, APOP, POP before SMTP, SMTP-AUTH, SNMPv1/v2c/v3, ICMP, LLTD responder, WebServicesPrint, SSL/TLS

    Supported Network Protocols (IPv6)

    NDP, RA, DNS resolver, mDNS, LLMNR responder, LPR/LPD, Custom Raw Port/Port9100, IPP/IPPS, FTP Server,TELNET Server, HTTP/HTTPS server, TFTP client and server, SMTP Client, APOP,POP before SMTP, SMTP-AUTH, SNMPv1/v2c/v3, ICMPv6, LLTD responder, WebServicesPrint, SSL/TLS

    Recommended Paper Brands

    Plain Paper: Xerox 4200DP 20 lb., Hammermill Laser Paper 24 lb., Labels: Avery Laser Label #5160

    LCD Display


    CPU (Processor) Type

    NEC VR5500

    CPU (Processor) Speed

    300 MHz

    Resident Fonts


    Toner Save Mode


    Media Type

    Plain, Bond, Envelopes, Labels, Recycled Paper

    Paper Handling Size - Paper Tray

    Letter, Legal, Executive, A4, A5, A6, B5, B6

    Paper Handling Size - Manual Feed

    Letter, Legal, Executive, A4, A5, A6, B5, B6, Envelopes, Custom Sizes (3.0"-8.5" (w), 4.57"-14" (l)

    Sheet Weight - Paper Tray

    16-28 lbs. (bond)

    Sheet Weight - Manual Feed

    16-43 lbs. (bond)

    Output Paper Capacity (sheets)

    100 sheets

    Power Source

    AC 120V 50/60 Hz

    ENERGY STAR® Qualified


    Power Consumption - Sleep/Ready/Printing


    Operating Env: Temperature

    50-90.5 degrees F

    Operating Env: Humidity

    20-80% (w/out condensation)

    Machine Noise (Ready/Printing)

    Avg. 30B / Avg. 53dB

    Unit Dimensions (W"xD"xH")

    16.1" x 18.3" x 9.8"

    Carton Dimensions (W"xD"xH")

    24.7" x 21.9" x 18.1"

    Unit Weight (lbs)

    41.9 lbs.

    Carton Weight (lbs)

    48.5 lbs.

    UPC Code

    0 12502 63092 0

    "In-Box" Consumables (Yield)‡

    1 Set of Starter Toner Cartridges (BK/C/M/Y) (1,000 pgs each)
    (1) DR210CL Drum Unit Set (15,000 pgs)

    Carton Contents

    1 Set of Starter Toner Cartridges (BK/C/M/Y) (1,000 pgs each‡)
    (1) DR210CL Drum Unit Set (15,000 pgs‡)
    CD-ROM – Includes User's Manual and Printer Drivers
    AC Power Cord
    Quick Setup Guide


    In Stock, Same Day Shipping
    This product is in stock in our warehouse. You have a choice of Ground Service, 2nd Day Air, or Overnight Delivery for domestic orders.