Brother HL-1212W mono laser printer
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HL-1212W Mono Laser Printer

Compact and affordable printing for your home office

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Product Details

  • Wireless Network
  • 20 pages per minute print speed
  • Hi-Speed USB 2.1
  • LED indicator
  • Easy replacement 1,000 page inbox toner
Brother HL-1212W mono laser printer

Product Overview

This affordable wireless mono laser printer is fast and compact offering excellent print quality. Easy to use, with low running costs, the HL-1212W deals reliably with your daily print requirements.



Printer Type Mono
Function Print
Maximum Paper Size A4
Technology Laser
Laser Classification Class 1 Laser Product
Maximum Paper Size A4
Connectivity Wireless, USB
Memory Internal (32MB)
Control Panel Keys
Display No
Processor 200


One Sided Print Speed A4 Mono 21 (pages per minute)
Duty Cycle Up to 1,800 pages
First print out time Less than 10.0 seconds from ready mode
Mobile Print Yes
Print Languages GDI
Printer Functions N-up Printing, Poster Printing, Watermark Printing, Manual 2-Sided Print


Printer Drivers Windows (7, 8, 8.1, XP, Vista, Server), Server (2008, 2008 R2, 2012, 2012 R2), macOS (10.8,x, 10.9,x), Linux (LPD/LPRng (x86/x64 environment)), Visit support,brother,com for the full list of supported OS and to download the latest drivers and software,

In the box

Device, Power supply cord, Product safety guide, Quick setup guide, Supplies, User guide, Warranty

Paper Handling (11)

Paper input Standard (Tray 1) (150 sheets)
Paper output Face Down (50 sheets)
Media Sizes Standard (Tray 1) (A4, Letter, A5, A5 (Long Edge), Executive, Legal, Folio, B5)
Media Types and Weights Standard (Tray 1) (Plain, Recycled, 65 - 105g/m2)


Wireless network security WEP 64/128 bit, WPA-PSK (TKIP/AES), WPA2-PSK (TKIP/AES), SMTP-AUTH
Wireless Setup Support Yes

Fleet Management Tools

Fleet Management Tools LAN/WAN Management Software (BRAdmin Light), Driver Deployment Wizard, Embedded Web Server, MSI Installer, PrintSmart Cost Control, Unattended Installer

Operating Systems And Software

Software supplied - Windows Windows Software (Brother iPrint&Scan), Macintosh Software (Brother iPrint&Scan Desktop)

Supplies And Accessories

Toner BK (TN1050 - 1000 pages)
Drum Unit 10,000 pages (1 page / job)

Carton Contents

In the box Device, Power supply cord, Product safety guide, Quick setup guide, Supplies, User guide, Warranty

Dimensions And Weights

Weight With Carton 8.1
Dimensions With Carton 430mm (W) x 363mm (D) x 474mm (H)
Weight Without Carton 4.6
Dimensions Without Carton 340mm (W) x 238mm (D) x 189mm (H)

Duty Cycle

Print Duty Cycle Up to 1,800 pages

Operating Environment

Power Consumption Ready (40.0W), Printing (380.0W), Deep Sleep (0.8W)
Sound Power Ready (Inaudible), Deep Sleep (Inaudible), Printing (<6.6B(A))
Sound Pressure Ready (Inaudible), Printing (51.0dB)
TEC Value 0.7
Warm-up time from sleep mode 18


Local interface Hi-Speed USB 2.0
Wireless network interface 2.4GHz: IEEE 802.11b/g/n (InfrastructureMode)
Wireless Setup Support Yes
Wireless Applications Yes


Mobile and Web Connectivity Brother iPrint & Scan, Brother Print Service Plugin

Security features

Wireless Network Security WEP 64/128 bit, WPA-PSK (TKIP/AES), WPA2-PSK (TKIP/AES), SMTP-AUTH
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), FTP Client, mDNS, TFTP client, HTTP Server, IPP
IPv6 NDP, RA, DNS Resolver, mDNS, LLMNR responder, LPR/LPD, Custom Raw Port / Port9100, SMTP Client, FTP Server, SNMPv1/v2c/v3, TFTP client, TFTP server, ICMPv6, Web Services (Print), HTTP Server, IPP
Features E-mail Notifications


  • [11] Capacity calculated with 80gsm paper
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Software Security Updates Guarantee

Brother devices conform to The Product Security and Telecommunications Infrastructure (Security Requirements for Relevant Connectable Products) Regulations 2023 and receive guaranteed software security updates until at least five years after the device is last in production.

After the initial support period, Brother shall use all reasonable endeavours to provide software updates for as long as reasonably practicable.

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