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Samsung Xpress SL-M2885FW Laser Multifunction Printer - Monochrome - Plain Paper Print - Desktop
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Highlights for Samsung Xpress SL-M2885FW Laser Multifunction Printer - Monochrome - Plain Paper Print - Desktop

  • Product Type:Laser Multifunction Printer
  • Print Color:Monochrome
  • Maximum Print Resolution:4800 x 600 dpi
  • Ethernet:Yes

Marketing Information

Powerful, Affordable and Simple To Use

No more waiting. Samsung's high-performance Xpress M2885FW multi-function printer delivers great results while cutting costs.


  • USB: Yes

Physical Characteristics

  • Form Factor: Desktop
  • Height: 14.4"
  • Width: 15.8"
  • Depth: 14.3"

Power Description

  • Power Source: AC Supply
  • Operating Power Consumption: 400 W
  • Standby Power Consumption: 45 W
  • Sleep-Mode Power Consumption: 1.60 W


Processor & Chipset

  • Processor Speed: 600 MHz


  • Duty Cycle: 12000 pages per month


  • Image Sensor: CIS
  • Scanner Type: Flatbed
  • Optical Resolution: 1200 dpi
  • Scan Color: Color
  • Interpolated Resolution: 4800 x 4800 dpi
  • Hardware Resolution: 1200 x 1200 dpi


Technical Information

  • Duplex Printing: Automatic
  • First Print Speed: < 8.5 Second Monochrome Standby
  • Multifunction Devices: Copier/Fax/Printer/Scanner
  • Recommended Use: Plain Paper Print
  • Print Color: Monochrome
  • Maximum Print Resolution: 4800 x 600 dpi
  • Number of Colors: 1
  • Maximum Mono Print Speed (ppm): 29
  • Wireless Print Technology: Wi-Fi Direct


  • Limited Warranty: 1 Year




  • Copier Type: Flatbed
  • Number of Copies: 99
  • Copy Color: Monochrome
  • Maximum Document Enlargement: 400%
  • Maximum Document Reduction: 25%
  • Maximum Mono Copy Speed (cpm): 29

Display & Graphics

  • Display Screen Type: LCD


  • Fax Compliant: Group 3
  • Modem Speed: 33.60 Kbps
  • Fax Color: Monochrome
  • Fax Memory Capacity: 600 pages

Fonts & Emulation

  • Language Emulation: PCL 6

General Information

  • Product Type: Laser Multifunction Printer
  • Manufacturer Part Number: SL-M2885FW/XAA
  • Manufacturer Website Address: http://www.samsungusa.com
  • Manufacturer: Samsung
  • Product Model: SL-M2885FW
  • Product Name: Multifunction Printer Xpress M2885FW
  • Product Line: Xpress
  • Brand Name: Samsung

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Media Types & Handling

  • Media Size: Letter - 8.50" x 11"
  • Media Handling: 1 x Cassette 250 Sheet
  • Media Type: Label
  • Maximum Print Size: Legal - 8.50" x 14"
  • Number of Input/Multipurpose Trays Installed: 2
  • Number of Input Trays Supported: 2
  • Standard Input Media Capacity: 251 sheets
  • Maximum Input Media Capacity: 251 sheets


  • Standard Memory: 128 MB


Package Contents

  • Xpress SL-M2885FW Laser Multifunction Printer
  • 1 x Black Toner Cartridge

Platform Supported


Certifications & Standards

Wifi Certified

Network & Communication

  • Ethernet: Yes
  • Wireless LAN: Yes
  • Wireless LAN Standard: IEEE 802.11b/g/n
  • Ethernet Technology: Fast Ethernet

Physical Characteristics

  • Weight (Approximate): 24.91 lb

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Product Features

  • Samsung Xpress M2885FW

    “Outstanding Personal Monochrome MFP”
    -2014 Summer Pick Award by Buyers Laboratory (BLI)
  • Powerful, Affordable and Simple To Use

    No more waiting. Samsung’s high-performance Xpress M2885FW multi-function printer delivers great results while cutting costs.
  • Makes Your Smartphone Even Smarter

    Print wirelessly and share effortlessly with the Samsung Xpress M2885FW. All it takes is a simple tap with its advanced NFC technology, and the Samsung Mobile Print App allows you to take advantage of the powerful mobile features.

    Get Print On Tap!
    Simply tap your NFC-enabled mobile device to the Samsung Xpress M2885FW to quickly and easily establish a Wi-Fi direct connection, so you can print virtually any content from your smartphone or tablet.

    Scan images and send them directly to your mobile device. 

    Share the content on your mobile device instantly via fax.
  • Print Wirelessly with Mobile Print App

    Release the full productivity of your mobile devices with the Samsung Mobile Print App, available for iPhone, iPad, Android, and Windows Phone devices. You can easily print directly from your mobile device to the printer over your wireless network. Unlock your full potential with a mobile solution that allows you to print images, PDFs, and the full suite of Microsoft® Office documents, including Word, PowerPoint, and Excel. You can work smarter and faster by harnessing the power of advanced Samsung connectivity.
  • Print Anywhere with Google Cloud Print

    Google Cloud Print works on Smartphone, Tablet PC, Google Chromebooks, PC/Notebooks and other Web connected devices. Once enabled, you can print from anywhere in world with an internet connection.
  • No Need to Call for Service

    Confusing error messages are a thing of the past. Just tap your NFC-enabled smartphone to the printer and you’ll be guided through a step by step series of troubleshooting images or videos so you can get to work faster.
  • Print Fast, Don’t Wait

    However demanding your professional printing needs, the Samsung Xpress M2885FW delivers great results – fast. Save time by printing complex documents at speeds of up to 29 pages per minute (PPM) thanks to a powerful 600MHz processor and 128MB of memory. 4-in-1 office functionality allows you to scan, copy, and fax in addition to print.
  • Give a Good Impression

    Now impressive professional-quality prints are possible for everyone. Your Samsung Xpress M2885FW Series delivers sharp, clear prints that are sure to make a big impact. Thanks to its 4800 x 600 dpi effective resolution and Rendering Engine for Clean Page (ReCP) technology, you can enjoy higher performance and quality without the need for a bulky larger printer. What’s more, quality-boosting features give you more detail, smoother images and clearer text.

    High Resolution Printing
    Even complex images and small text are delivered in fine, detailed prints, thanks to high-resolution print quality up to 4800 x 600 dpi effective.

    Edge Enhancement
    Enjoy clearer text and more vivid images thanks to automatic edge enhancement.
  • Great Copying and Colorful Scanning

    With your Samsung Xpress M2885FW Series, superior-quality copies and scans are now a reality. Great performance means fine text and images are sharper, delivering much more legible text and vibrant, smooth images.

    Enhance fine lines and small text
    Unlike some others, the Samsung Xpress M2885FW ensures thin lines and small text are captured when scanning or copying. ReCP technology maximizes the amount of text that is captured, delivering higher-quality prints and scans.

    No more halftone patterns
    With a Samsung Xpress M2885FW Series, you can remove halftone patterns on images and enjoy the clear and smooth images you need for truly professional print results.
  • Print With More Paper Types

    Whatever you need to print, your Samsung Xpress M2885FW Series can handle it. The small but robust printer can use a range of media up to 59 lb. stock, including paper, labels, cards, envelopes and overhead projector (OHP) transparencies. You can easily select the paper type you need from the multipurpose (MP) tray, so it’s convenient as well as flexible.
  • One-touch Eco Button Delivers Savings

    Cut your toner and paper costs with the One-Touch Eco Button. It’s optimized, so just a click of the button allows you to easily use N-up and duplex printing, which lets you print multiple document pages on a single sheet and skip wasteful blank pages. With toner save mode, you can also reduce toner use and bring costs down even more.

    N-up print
    Two or more document pages on one sheet to reduce paper use.

    Toner save mode
    Prints with less toner to reduce toner use.

    Duplex Print
    Print on both sides of the page in order to save on paper and reduce stored document size.

    Skipping blank pages
    Prints only pages with text or images to avoid paper waste.
  • Cut Toner Costs

    Save up to 20 percent on printer toner with Samsung's Easy Eco Driver. This useful software also reduces paper and energy consumption by giving users the option to remove unnecessary text and images, converting them from bitmap to sketches. The Easy Eco Driver is the recipient of the 2012 Outstanding Achievement in Innovation Award from Buyers Laboratory (BLI).
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    Cut your toner and paper costs with the One-Touch Eco Button. It’s optimized, so just a click of the button allows you to easily use N-up and duplex printing, which lets you print multiple document pages on a single sheet and skip wasteful blank pages. With toner save mode, you can also reduce toner use and bring your printing costs down even more.

    N-up print
    Two or more document pages on one sheet to reduce paper use.

    Toner save mode
    Prints with less toner to reduce toner use.

    Duplex printing
    Pints on both sides of paper to reduce paper use** Available on Duplex Printing supported models only.

    Skipping blank pages
    Prints only pages with text or images to avoid paper waste.

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  • Emulation: SPL (Samsung Print Language)/ PCL5e / PCL6
  • Duplex Printing: Built-in
  • Print Speed (Black): Up to 29 ppm
  • Print Resolution (dpi): Up to 4,800 x 600 dpi
  • First Print Out Time (Black): <8.5 seconds


  • AirPrint: Yes
  • NFC Tap & Print: Yes
  • Google Cloud Print: Yes
  • Samsung Mobile Print: Yes
  • Wireless: Yes
  • Power Consumption (W): 400 W (Printing), 45 W (Standby), 1.6 W (Sleep), 2.4 W (Sleep with Wi-Fi Direct), 1.25 kWH TEC, 1.4 kWh TEC (with Wi-Fi Direct)
  • ENERGY STAR® Certified: Yes
  • Interface: Hi-Speed USB 2.0, 802.11b/g/n Wireless, Wi-Fi Direct
  • Monthly Duty Cycle: 12,000 pages per month
  • Processor: 600 MHz
  • OS Compatibility: Windows (32/64-bit) 2000/XP/2003/2088 Server/Vista, Windows 7, Various Linux,OS Mac OS X 10.3 ~ 10.7
  • Noise Level: <50 dBA while printing
  • Memory: 128 MB


  • Imaging Unit Yield and Model: Black Imaging Unit: 9,000 page yield (MLT-R116)
  • Cartridge Type: Dual Toner Cartridge
  • Toner Cartridge Model and Yield: Black Standard: 700 page toner yield (MLT-D116S)
    Black High: 3,000 page toner yield (MLT-D116L)
  • Starter Toner Yield: 1,200 pages
  • Toner Metrics: Declared Yields in Accordance with ISO/IEC 19752


  • Special Features: Speed Dial, Auto Redial, On Hook Dial, Last Number Redial, Delayed Fax, Fax Forward to Fax/PC, Junk Fax Barrier, Auto Reduction, TAD I/F, Caller ID, Distinctive Ring, Address Book Search
  • Compatibility: ITU-T G3, ECM
  • Fax Memory: 8 MB
  • Modem Speed (kbps): 33.6 Kbps
  • External Phone Interface: Yes


  • LCD: 2-line LCD

Dimensions (W x D x H)

  • Shipping Dimensions (W x D x H, in): 18.3" x 16.8" x 19.5"
  • Product Dimensions (W x D x H, in): 15.8" x 14.3" x 14.4"


  • Copy Special Features: ID Copy, N-Up Copy
  • First Copy Out Time (Black): <14 seconds
  • Copy Speed (Black): Up to 29 cpm
  • Copy Resolution: Up to 1200 x 1200 dpi

Paper Handling

  • ADF Type: Standard ADF
  • ADF Capacity: 40 sheets
  • Paper Input Capacity (Maximum): 251 sheets
  • Media Type: Plain, Thin, Thick, Thicker, Cardstock, Transparency, Pre-Printed, Recycled, Archive, Bond, Label, Envelope, Thick Envelope, Cotton, Colored
  • Media Sizes: 3" x 5" ~ 8.5" x 14"
  • Output Capacity: 100 sheets
  • Paper Input Capacity (Multi-purpose/bypass): 1 sheet
  • Paper Input Capacity (Standard): 250 sheets


  • Shipping Weight (lb.): 31.1 lb.
  • Product Weight (lb.): 24.9 lb.


  • Bit Depth: Grayscale: 8-bit, Color: 24-bit
  • Scan Speed: Up to 17 ipm
  • Resolution (Optical): 1,200 x 1,200 dpi
  • Scan to: PC, Network
  • Resolution (Enhanced): Up to 4800 x 4800 dpi
  • Method: Color CIS
  • Compatibility: TWAIN, WIA

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