The brother dcp-L2550dw printer is a workhorse low-cost 3-in-1 monochrome printer, capable of print, copy and scan. It has no fax capability. But gives good quality prints for low to medium print volumes. Its small form factor guarantees you will always easily find a space on your table to keep it. Its feature set and low price make it a useful printer for micro and home offices.
The brother dcp-L2550dw printer offers multiple connection options. It can be connected via the traditional USB cable or the via the more modern WIFI-connection. It also allows connection via an ethernet cable. Finally, you can also print via the Google cloud print. With these different connections and its average print speed of 36 ppm, it is comparable to other printers in its class.
But every workhorse requires food to continue to perform at its maximum. The brother dcp-L2550dw printer is no different. The food, in this case, is the consumables that are required to get good quality prints. i.e the toner cartridge.
Being a monochrome printer, black is the only color option available for the printer. But depending on your budget, there are different categories of cartridges available.
Printer Supplies for Brother dcp-L2550dw
You can go with the Brother TN-760 Original Black Toner Cartridge High Yield Version. This high yield cartridge has a page yield of 3000 pages. And a good cost per page. On 123ink.ca you can get this cartridge for $78.99 inclusive of free shipping.
Another Original equipment manufacturer option to consider is the Brother TN730 Original Black Toner Cartridge. This is a standard yield option, that has a yield of 1200 pages and a higher cost per page compared to the high yield version. On 123ink.ca it goes for $54.99 also inclusive of free shipping.
There are also compatible cartridge options for the dcp-L2550dw printer, like the Brother TN760 Compatible Black Toner Cartridge High Yield -no chip. This gives an exceptionally good cost per page compared to the OEM Genuine cartridges and has a page yield of 3000 pages per cartridge. It is on offer at 123ink.ca for $29.99 for the 2-pack option. Another compatible option is the Brother TN760 Compatible Black Toner Cartridge High Yield – With Chip, which has the same page yield (3000 pages) as a no-chip compatible option but a higher cost per page. On 123ink.ca it goes for $54.99 also inclusive of free shipping for the 2-pack option.