Listed below is a brief sampling of some of the MFDs available from leading manufacturers.
Brother International Corporation, Somerset, N.J. Brother offers both inkjet and laser-based multifunctional units for home and office. Color inkjet units range from $169.99 to $349.99 (estimated street prices), with paper tray capacities from 100 to 250 pages. All models print, copy, fax and scan in color.
Brothers laser-based MFDs range from $299.99 to $799.99 (estimated street prices), with paper tray capacities from 200 to 500 pages. All models print, copy, fax, scan and PC fax.
Canon USA Inc., Lake Success, N.Y. Canon recently introduced two new desktop flatbed multifunctional products. The Canon MultiPASS F60 offers printing, scanning and copying, while the MultiPASS F80 adds faxing capability. Both products feature direct photo printing and high-speed, borderless printing and copying. The inkjet-based F60 and F80 have estimated street prices of $299 and $399 respectively, the company said.