Brother MFC-EX470W Color Laser Printer



Enterprise Color Laser Printer for Mid to Large Sized Workgroups

  • Simplex / duplex printing up to 42 pages per minute
  • 15,000-page black / 12,000-page color cartridges included
  • 3.5" color touchscreen display


TN810BK Standard-yield Toner, Black, Yields Approx. 9,000 pages
TN810C Standard-yield Toner, Cyan, Yields Approx. 6,500 pages
TN810M Standard-yield Toner, Magenta, Yields Approx. 6,500 pages
TN810Y Standard-yield Toner, Yellow, Yields Approx. 6,500 pages
TN810XLBK High-yield Toner, Black, Yields Approx. 12,000 pages
TN810XLC High-yield Toner, Cyan, Yields Approx. 9,000 pages
TN810XLY High-yield Toner, Yellow, Yields Approx. 9,000 pages
TN810XLM High-yield Toner, Magenta, Yields Approx. 9,000 pages
TNE80BK Super High-yield Toner, Black, Yields Approx. 15,000 pages
TNE80Y Super High-yield Toner, Yellow, Yields Approx. 12,000 pages
TNE80M Super High-yield Toner, Magenta, Yields Approx. 12,000 pages
TNE80C Super High-yield Toner, Cyan, Yields Approx. 12,000 pages
DR810CL Drum Unit, Yields approx. 100,000 pages
WT800CL Waste toner box yields approximately 100,000 pages
LT330CL Optional Lower Paper Tray (250 sheet capacity)
LT340CL Optional Lower Paper Tray (500 sheet capacity)
TC4100 Optional Tower Tray Connector
TT4000 Optional Tower Tray with Stabilizer 520-sheet capacity x 4 trays
CB1010 15.7" Printer Cabinet/Stand
CH1000 Optional Card Reader Holder
MX4000 Optional 4-Bin Mailbox/Sorter/Stacker

About the Product

The Brother Workhorse HL?EX470W Enterprise Color Laser Printer is designed for how work now works providing enterprise?level performance, advanced security features, and bold color output in a compact footprint that is ideal for mid to large?sized workgroups. This high performance printer helps to increase productivity with fast print speeds up to 42ppm. Offers built?in value with included super high?yield toner cartridges and a low total cost of ownership by using Brother Genuine TNE80 super high?yield replacement toner cartridges. Triple Layer Security features help to limit document and device access and protect against network intrusions. Offers a large standard paper capacity that is scalable as your business needs grow. The HL?EX470W also offers flexible connectivity with Gigabit Ethernet and dual band (2.4GHz / 5GHz) wireless networking, plus convenient printing from mobile devices.

Main Features

  • Fast business color printing. Delivers the fastest color laser print speeds ever from Brother up to 42ppm in both simplex and duplex to help increase workgroup productivity.
  • Create professional business documents. Features the boldest laser color output ever from Brother with vivid color and sharp black output for the professional results your reports, brochures, presentations, and other important business documents require.
  • Lifetime value. Offers built?in value with included Brother Genuine super high?yield toner cartridges for 15,000 pages black and 12,000 pages each color. Delivers the lowest laser color cost per page ever from Brother by using the Brother Genuine TNE80 super high?yield replacement toner cartridges.
  • Advanced security features. Equipped with Triple Layer Security features to help safeguard your network, keep your devices secure, and protect documents in transit to and from print devices. Includes an integrated NFC card reader for easy badge authentication, as well as Secure Print+ for job release and a USB memory stick to store secure print jobs. The HL-EX470W passed the strict security testing protocol of Keypoint Intelligence and earned the Buyers Lab (BLI) Security Validation Testing seal for device penetration to ensure further protection against vulnerabilities in the device firmware / OS, ports, print protocols, embedded web page, connectivity avenues, and other areas.
  • Scalable paper handling. Spend less time refilling paper trays with the 520?sheet capacity paper tray and 100?sheet capacity multipurpose tray. For additional capacity and to turn the printer into a floor?standing configuration, a tower tray with stabilizer option includes four 520?sheet trays for a total input capacity of 2,700 sheets.
  • Large, expandable output capacity. Includes 250?sheet capacity output, plus stapler finisher or mailbox / sorter / stacker options for workgroups that need additional capabilities.
  • Flexible connectivity. Features built?in Gigabit Ethernet and dual band (2.4GHz / 5GHz) wireless networking to seamlessly set up and share on your wired or wireless network. Easily print from a wide variety of mobile devices.
  • Easy to set up and use. User friendly design allows for easy replacement of paper and toner.3.5 color touchscreen display offers seamless menu navigation and the ability to print directly from popular business cloud services.
  • Device management solutions. Equipped with device management solutions to enable mass distribution of device configurations, security settings, firmware updates, and task automation.
  • Eco?friendly features. ENERGY STAR certified and EPEAT Silver rated. Reduce paper costs with default duplex printing. Eco Mode helps to reduce power consumption, while Toner Save Mode helps to reduce toner use.
  • At your side support. One?year limited warranty with free online, live chat, or phone support for the life of your product.


Brother Cloud Apps Cloud Secure Print
Industry-Specific Certifications Citrix Ready
Mobile Device Compatibility AirPrint, Brother Mobile Connect, Mopria , Wi-Fi Direct
One-Push Wireless Setup Wi-Fi Protected Setup
Operating Systems Compatibility Compatible with Windows, Mac, and Linux. Visit for the latest OS compatibility and to download your machines drivers and software.
Standard Interface(s) Gigabit Ethernet, Dual Band Wireless: 802.11 b/g/n (2.4GHz), 802.11 a/n (5GHz), Hi-Speed USB 2.0
Standard Network Features Printing, Secure Function Lock, Secure Print
Supported Network Protocols (IPv4) Web Services, APIPA (Auto IP), ARP, BOOTP, CIFS Client, Custom Raw Port/Port 9100, DHCP, DNS Resolver, FTP Server, HTTP/HTTPS Server, ICMP, IPP/IPPS, LDAP, LLMNR Responder, LPR/LPD, mDNS, RARP, SMTP Client, SNMPv1/v2c/v3, SNTP Client, TELNET Server, TFTP Client and Server, WINS/NetBIOS Name Resolution
Supported Network Protocols (IPv6) Web Services, NDP, RA, DNS Resolver, mDNS, LLMNR Responder, LPR/LPD, Custom Raw Port/Port 9100, IPP/IPPS, SMTP Client, FTP Server, CIFS Client, TELNET Server, SNMPv1/v2c/v3, HTTP/HTTPS Server, TFTP Client and Server, ICMPv6, SNTP Client, LDAP
USB Host Location(s) Front: Print from USB memory stick or external card reader, Back: Print storage with USB memory stick; external card reader
Wi-Fi Certified Yes
System Requirements Download System Requirements


Carton Dimensions (W" x D" x H") 21.900 " x 24.700 " x 24.900 "
Carton Weight (lbs) 75.800
Unit Dimensions (W" x D" x H") 17.4" x 21.3" x 15.8"
Unit Weight (lbs) 64.6


LCD Display 3.5 Color Touchscreen
Maximum Monthly Duty Cycle Up to 150,000 pages
Recommended Monthly Print Volume Up to 15,000 pages
Standard Memory (MB) 1024
Toner Save Mode Yes

Paper Handling

Duplex Printing Capability Yes
Media Type Plain, Glossy Paper, Envelopes (#10), Bond, Labels, Recycled Paper, Colored Paper, Letterhead
Multi-purpose Tray Capacity (sheets) 100
Optional Output Paper Capacity (sheets) 500 sheets with stapler/finisher option (SF-4000). 1,050 sheets with mailbox/stacker/sorter option (MX-4000).
Optional Paper Capacity LT-330CL (250 sheets x3) or LT-340CL (500 sheets x2) or TT-4000 and TC-4100 (Tower Tray with Stabilizer and Connector, includes 520 sheets x 4)
Output Paper Capacity (sheets) 250
Paper Handling Size - Multi-Purpose Tray Envelope, Custom Sizes (3.0-8.5" (w), 5.0-14 (l)), Envelope (Com-10), Envelope (C5), Envelope (DL), Envelope (Monarch)
Paper Handling Size - Paper Tray Letter, Legal, Executive, A4, A5, A6, B5, B6, Folio (8" x 13")
Recommended Paper Brands Avery Laser Label #5160, Hammermill Laser Paper 24 lb., NewPage Futura Laser Gloss 80 lb. Text/32 lb. Bond, Xerox 4200DP 20 lb.
Sheet Weight - Multi-Purpose Tray (Min/Max) 16-61 lbs. (bond)
Sheet Weight - Paper Tray (Min/Max) 16-61 lbs. (bond)
Standard Paper Input Capacity (sheets) 520


ENERGY STAR Certified Yes
EPEAT Registered Silver
Machine Noise (Ready/Printing) Inaudible / 56.5dB
Operating Environment: Humidity 20-80% (w/out condensation)
Operating Environment: Temperature 50-90 degrees F
Power Consumption - Power Off/Deep Sleep/Sleep/Ready/Printing 0.02W / 1W / 18.4W / 90W / 790W
Power Source 110-120 V AC 50 / 60 Hz


Automatic Duplex Printing Yes (default)
Black Print Speed (max. ppm) 42
Cloud Services (Print) GOOGLE DRIVE/GOOGLE DRIVE for Business, ONENOTE, BOX/BOX for Business, SharePoint Online, EVERNOTE/EVERNOTE Business, ONEDRIVE/ONEDRIVE for Business, DROPBOX/DROPBOX for Business
Color Duplex Print Speed (ppm) Up to 42 ppm
Color Print Speed (max. ppm) 42
Consumable Type 4 Toner Cartridges and Drum
CPU (Processor) Speed (MHz) 800
Emulation(s) BR-Script3, PCL5c, PCL5e, PCL6 (PCL XL Class 3.0), PDF Version 1.7, XPS Version 1.0
PANTONE Calibrated No
Print Resolution (max. dpi) 2400 x 600 dpi class
Print Technology Color Laser
Printer Driver Compatibility Windows, macOS, Linux

Security Features

Security Functions Integrated NFC Card Reader, Setting Lock, Active Directory (LDAP), NFC Card Reader, Enterprise Security (802.1x), IPSec, LDAP, External Card Reader Compatibility, TLS/SSL, IP Filter, Syslog Reporting, Secure BIOS, Password Intelligence, Secure Function Lock, Lock Slot, Secure Print
Security Protocols (Wired) SMTP-AUTH, SNMP v3, Kerberos, IPSec, SSL/TLS (IPPS, HTTPS, SMTP), 802.1x (EAP-MD5, EAP-FAST, PEAP, EAP-TLS, EAP-TTLS)
Security Protocols (Wireless) SMTP-AUTH, SNMP v3, 802.1x (LEAP, EAP-FAST, PEAP, EAP-TLS, EAP-TTLS), Kerberos, IPSec, SSL/TLS (IPPS, HTTPS, SMTP)
Wireless Network Security WEP 64/128 bit, WPA/PSK (TKIP/AES), WPA2-PSK (AES)

What's Included

Carton Contents (1) Super High-yield Toner Cartridges (15,000 pages black / 12,000 pages color), (1) DR810CL Drum Unit (100,000 pages), (1) Belt Unit (150,000 pages), (1) Waste Toner Box (100,000 pages), USB memory stick, AC Power Cord, Quick Setup Guide