FAX 2840 Black & White Laser Fax Machine

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R3,500.00 - R3,800.00

Fax, Copy, Print


The Brother FAX-2840 is the all-in-one solution for all of your small business needs. In addition to its fax function, the FAX-2840 black and white laser fax machine will print and copy too, making it the ideal machine for any small business or home office.

The FAX-2840 is a compact solution if you frequently send and receive a high volume of faxes in your office. This stylish, high speed machine has a 20-sheet automatic document feeder and a 250-sheet paper tray that means you won’t have to refill as often. It delivers a professional performance with enhanced features like the ability to copy several pages at once, which can both improve productivity and reduce your paper costs. Plus, the 400-page memory transmission and 22 one-touch dials keeps communications fast and efficient.




The Brother Laser Fax Machine offers a host of practical features. Whatever your purpose, it has the features and technology to help you work more efficiently. The compact and stylish design delivers a professional service with enhanced capabilities. The Brother FAX-2840 High-Speed Laser Fax Machine is a solid choice for your home office or small business. Compact, energy-efficient, and fast with both fax and copy functions. Offering quality, reliability and value for money, the FAX-2840 really does tick all the boxes.

What’s in the Box?

The FAX-2840 High speed black and white laser fax machine ships with the following:
  • 1,000* Page inbox toner
  • Power supply cord
  • USB cable
  • Fax line cord
  • Driver software for Windows®
  • Quick Set-Up Guide
  • Free 5-year* warranty
Fax 2840 Laser Fax Machine
Fax 2840 Laser Fax Machine

Key Features

  • Print, copy, fax
  • Print speeds of up to 20ppm
  • 20 Sheet automatic document feeder
  • 33.6kbps Fax modem
  • 200 Speed dials
  • 22 One-touch dials
  • 16Mb Memory
  • Free 5-year* warranty
Fax-2840 laser fax machine
5-Year Warranty Seal - On-Site sml

Peace of Mind. Guaranteed.

When you purchase a Brother printer and our genuine inks or toners, we’ll support you every step of the way with our FREE 5-year* warranty commitment. YOU DO NOT NEED TO REGISTER YOUR PRODUCT, our warranty is automatic when you purchase your Brother device. To keep your Brother machine running in optimal condition we recommend using only Brother Genuine Consumables, this will ensure you automatically enjoy our exclusive 5-year warranty.

* Effective 1 June 2020 for products sold in South Africa only.

Additional information


Print Speed (Mono/colour)


16 MB

Printer Interface


16 Characters x 2 Line LCD


Super G3 33.6 Kbps

Transmission Speed

2.5 sec

Out of Paper Reception

400 Pages

Speed Dial

Up to 200 Locations

Group Dial

8 Groups

Memory Transmission

Up to 400 Pages


Up to 272 locations

Telephone Extension


Telephone Handset


Copy Speed

Up to 12cpm/9cpm

Copy Resolution

300 x 600 dpi

First Copy Out Time



Up to 99

Paper Input: Standard Tray

250 Sheets

Multi Purpose Tray

Single Sheet Manual Feed Slot

Automatic Document Feeder

Up to 20 Sheets

Paper Output

Up to 100 Sheets

Media Sizes

A4, Letter, B5, A5, A6

Inbox Toner

* Page yield declared in accordance with ISO/IEC 19752, 1,000 Pages


* Page yield declared in accordance with ISO/IEC 19752, TN-2280 – Up to 2,600 Pages


** Based on 1 page per job, DR-2255 – Up to 12,000 Pages

Max Monthly Print Volume

Up to 10,000 Pages


Specially designed to complement your machine technology, Brother’s toner range ensures your Brother laser printer will continually provide superior image quality without requiring time-consuming attention and maintenance or costly continuous replacement. All Genuine Brother Consumables are designed simultaneously with our hardware as part of an entire printing system. Extensive testing ensures optimum performance and component protection.

TN-2280 toner


Brother Black Toner

Page yield up to 2,600* pages

DR-2255 drum unit


Brother Drum Unit

Page yield up to 12,000** pages

For best results, we recommend you only buy Brother Genuine


Extensive research and development of toner and drum technology enables Brother to design and produce consumables that ensure optimum performance and component protection. For quality professional prints and peace of mind, use Brother toners and drums with your Brother product. Our extensive experience in the research and development of toner technologies allows us to achieve specifically tailored toner compositions that adhere to the delicate specifications and operational design requirements of your Brother product.

Brother adheres to industry standards ISO 9001 and ISO 14001, and through these controls we ensure that worldwide health and safety standards are built into every consumable and machine we manufacture. By using Brother Genuine consumables, you are safe-guarding your investment and protecting the environment from hazardous chemicals as non-Brother supplies may affect hardware performance, copy quality and machine reliability.

Support & Downloads

At Brother, we are always at your side when it comes to supporting our products.  Click on the product link below to visit the Brother Solutions Center where you will find the latest drivers and software as well as product manuals, user guides, troubleshooting support, Frequently Asked Questions, consumable and accessory information and product specifications.

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