The Brother DCP-7045 is a multifunction laser printer designed for the small or medium office environment. It features printing, scanning and copying functions and can even scan in full color. It is one of the most affordable machines in its class, and has a fast printing speed of up to 23 pages per minute. The low cost of printer toner replacements makes it an excellent long-term value. In addition to the base model, the DCP-7045N model also includes built-in networking support. The unit measures 12 inches by 16.9 inches by 15.6 inches (HWD) and weighs only 22 pounds, so it is easy to move around when necessary. The device is compatible with Windows and Mac machines, and is connected via USB cable. The DCP-7045N model can be connected and shared across a network.