Brother HL-L5000D Laser Printer


SaleBrother HLL5000D Laser Printer
$299.00 $249.00


Business Laser Printer with Duplex

  • Parallel interface for DOS printing.
  • Comprehensive application compatibility
  • Fast! Print up to 42 pages per minute.

The Brother HL-L5000D monochrome laser printer is ideal for small offices that need a printer with a Parallel interface for wide application compatibility. It features reliable, fast printing up to 42ppm and cost-efficient output thanks to a high-yield replacement toner cartridge. Plus, automatic two-sided printing helps save paper. Built-in parallel and USB interfaces provide flexible local connectivity and PCL6 and BR-Script3 emulations enable comprehensive application compatibility. Use the 250-sheet capacity paper tray for letter or legal-size documents, and print on envelopes and alternative media types from the 50-sheet capacity multi-purpose tray. For fewer refills, you can expand the paper capacity to 1,340 sheets with optional add-on trays.


Standard-yield Toner, Black, Yields approx. 3,000 page

Brother TN820 Standard Yield Toner
TN820 3K Page Yield (New)


High-yield Toner, Black, Yields approx. 8,000 pages

Brother TN850 High Yield Toner
TN850 8K Page Yield (New)


Drum Unit, Yields approx. 30,000 pages

Brother DR820 Unit Drum Unit
DR820 30K Page Yield (New)


Optional Lower Paper Tray (250 sheet capacity)


Optional Lower Paper Tray (520 sheet capacity)

With an input capacity of 520 sheets, this optional paper tray can help save time while providing flexible media support. Workgroups can increase their productivity by reducing time-consuming tray refills. Add the LT-6500 to a compatible model to automatically print on letter or legal-sized paper without having to manually load paper trays for mixed paper sized documents. Add up to 2 trays to a compatible model for a total input capacity of either 1,340 or 1,610 sheets depending upon the model.

Main Features
  • Fast, high-quality printing. With a print speed of up to 42 pages per minute, this printer is ideal for busy offices. Plus, it offers up to 1200 x 1200 dpi resolution for crisp, clear text and excellent graphics.
  • USB 2.0 and Parallel interfaces. Provides flexible local connectivity and the ability to connect to two computers. Also supports DOS printing via Parallel interface.
  • Comprehensive application compatibility. Offering PCL6, BR-Script3, IBM Proprinter, Epson FX, PDF version 1.7, and XPS Version 1.0, the HL-5000D can support virtually any office or graphics application.
  • Flexible paper handling. Easily handle your print jobs via an adjustable 250-sheet capacity paper tray and 50-sheet capacity multi-purpose tray. Total capacity expandable to 1,340 sheets with optional add-on trays.
  • Cost efficient output. Help reduce running costs due to an 8,000-page high-yield replacement toner cartridge.
  • Automatic two-sided printing. Use the duplex feature to produce professional brochures, documents and booklets. This feature can help save money and cut your paper usage by up to 50%.
  • At your side support. Free online, call or live chat support for the life of your product.


Print Technology
B/W Laser
Consumable Type
Toner Cartridge and Drum
Black Print Speed (max. ppm)
Duplex Printing Standard
CPU (Processor) Speed (MHz)
First Page Out Time (max. sec.)
Print Resolution (max. dpi)
1200 x 1200 dpi
Printer Driver Compatibility
Windows, macOS®, Linux
BR-Script3, Epson FX, IBM Proprinter, PCL6, PDF Version 1.7, XPS Version 1.0

Paper Handling

Standard Paper Input Capacity (sheets)
Multi-purpose Tray Capacity (sheets)
Optional Paper Capacity
LT-5500 (250 sheets x 2), or LT-6500 (520 sheets x 2)
Output Paper Capacity (sheets)
Duplex Printing Capability
Paper Handling Size - Paper Tray
Letter, Legal, Executive, A4, A5, A6
Paper Handling Size - Multi-Purpose Tray
Letter, Envelope, Custom Sizes (3.0-8.5" (w), 5.0-14” (l)), Legal, Executive, A4, A5, A6
Sheet Weight - Paper Tray (Min/Max)
16-32 lbs. (bond)
Sheet Weight - Multi-Purpose Tray (Min/Max)
16-53 lbs. (bond)
Media Type
Plain, Envelopes (up to 10), Bond, Envelopes, Labels, Recycled Paper, Colored Paper, Letterhead
Recommended Paper Brands
Xerox 4200DP 20 lb., Hammermill Laser Paper 24 lb., Avery Laser Label #5160

Connectivity & Compatibility

Standard Interface(s)
Parallel, Hi-Speed USB 2.0
Industry-Specific Certifications
Citrix Ready


LCD Display
Standard Memory (MB)
Toner Save Mode
Maximum Monthly Duty Cycle
50,000 pages
Recommended Monthly Print Volume
Up to 3,500 pages

Security Features

Security Functions
Secure Print, Lock Slot


ENERGY STAR® Certified
EPEAT® Registered
Power Consumption - Power Off/Deep Sleep/Sleep/Ready/Printing
0.03W / 1.3W / 6.7W / 32W / 620W
Machine Noise (Ready/Printing)
34dB / 52dB
Operating Environment: Humidity
20-80% (w/out condensation)
Operating Environment: Temperature
50-90 degrees F
Power Source
AC 120V 50/60Hz


Unit Dimensions (W" x D" x H"]
14.7 x 15.3" x 10.0"
Unit Weight (lbs)
Carton Width
Carton Height
Carton Length
Carton Weight
28.9 lbs

What's Included

Carton Contents
(1) Standard Yield Toner Cartridge (yields approx. 3,000 Pages), (1) DR820 Drum Unit (yields approx. 30,000 Pages), Installation CD-ROM, AC Power Cord, Quick Setup Guide, Parallel Cable
1 Year Limited

Carton Contents Approximate toner cartridge yield in accordance with ISO/IEC 19752 (letter/A4). Drum yield is approximately 30,000 pages based on 1 page per job and 50,000 pages based on 3 pages per job (letter/A4 simplex pages). The number of pages may be affected due to a variety of factors including but not limited to media type and media size. For more information see
Emulation(s) BR-Script3 is PostScript®3™ compatible.
First Time to Print From Ready Mode and standard tray.
Images Images are for illustrative purposes only.
Max. Monthly Duty Cycle Maximum number of printed pages per month and can be used to compare designed durability between like Brother products. For maximum printer life, it is best to choose a printer with a duty cycle that far exceeds your print requirements.
Multi-purpose Tray Capacity (sheets) Maximum capacity based on using 20 lb (bond) paper.
Optional Paper Trays (capacity) Maximum capacity based on using 20 lb. (bond) paper. Additional purchase required.
Recommended Monthly Print Volume The recommended range of monthly printed pages to achieve the best possible performance and printer life. Printers are intended to handle occasional usage beyond this range with little or no effect. Consistently printing above the recommended print volume, however, may adversely affect the print quality or life of the machine. It is always best to choose a printer with an appropriate recommended print volume to allow for any anticipated increase in printing needs.
Standard Input Paper Capacity (sheets) Max. capacity based on using 20 lb. paper.