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Brother HL1050 Toner Cartridges

Brother HL1050 Toner Cartridges

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  1. Compatible Brother TN300

    Compatible Brother TN300

    Brother Compatible Premium Toner Ink Cartridge TN300
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    Exc. VAT: €19.99 Inc. VAT: €24.59

  2. Compatible Brother DR300 Drum Unit

    Compatible Brother DR300 Drum Unit

    Brother Premium Compatible & Refilled Drum Unit DR300
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    Exc. VAT: €36.35 Inc. VAT: €44.71

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Brother HL1050 Printer Review & Troubleshoot:

The Brother HL1050 is a laser monochrome printer and is best for personal use. The printer weighs 7.2 kgs which makes it quite light to carry and is 9.6 inches tall, 14.4 inches deep and 15.4 inches wide. It has an automatic document feeder which can take up to 200 sheets. It can support media sizes Letter A, Legal, Executive, A4, A5 and B5 media sizes and can print on envelopes, labels and plain paper. It has a white coloured finish and a power consumption of 280 Watt when operational and 60 Watt in standby mode.

The Brother HL1050 is noisy and produces 49 dBA of sound. The maximum resolution of the printer is 1200 x 600 dpi. It has a RAM of 4 MB and a maximum support size of 36 MB. Brother HL1050 Toner Cartridges have a duty cycle of 2,400 pages and a monthly duty cycle of 1,000 to 9,999 pages.

  • Great printing speed
  • Can print on a variety of media sizes
  • One Brother HL1050 Toner Cartridges can print a large quantity of pages
  • Lightweight and easy to carry
  • Cannot do colour printing
  • Quite high sound emission
  • Uses wired connectivity only
Cartridge Requirements:
The Replacement cartridges for Brother HL1050 ink:
  • Brother TN300 Toner Cartridges
  • Brother DR300 Toner Cartridges

The Brother HL1050 is a laser monochrome printer that cannot do colour printing. Brother HL1050 Toner Cartridges can print a large number of pages as they have their duty cycle as 2,400 pages. It can support a variety of media types and sizes and has an inbuilt RAM. This printer is quite noisy and produces noise at the time of printing. It is quite large in size but is lightweight which makes it highly portable. But it uses wired connectivity only and its sound emission is quite high. Also, it cannot print in colour.

What to do in case the printer does not print?

There may be numerous possibilities as to why your printer won't print or either print light or faint colours. This is generally because of using low quality or dried out Brother HL1050 toner cartridges. To get rid of such issue print a test page first and check if the problem resolves. If the printout looks good, then the problem is not with the machine, check the interface cable or try the machine on another computer. If the problem still not solved, follow the points below to revolve them.

1. Printer does not Print
Check the following:
  • The printer is turned on and all of the protective parts have been removed
  • The Brother HL1050 toner cartridges and drum unit should be installed properly
  • The interface cable should be securely connected between the printer and the computer
  • Check if the alarm lamp is blinking. If it is blinking, refer to the operator call section of the manual
  • Check to see if the ready lamp is blinking. If the lamp is blinking fast, the printer might be cooling down to lower the printer's internal temperature. Open the top cover of the printer to lower the temperature
2. Faint Colours:
  • Take out the drum unit and toner cartridge assembly. Hold the assembly level with both the hands and gently shake it several times to evenly spread the toner inside the cartridges
  • If the LEDs indicate Replace Toner(Continue mode), put in a new toner cartridges. For replacing the cartridges refer user manual
  • Check the machine environmental conditions such as humidity, temperature, and so on, which might result in print fault
  • If the page print is too light, toner save mode may be on. Turn off the toner save mode in advanced tab (For Windows) or Basic tab of print settings (For Macintosh) of the driver
  • Put in a new toner cartridge. See replacing the Brother HL1050 toner cartridges from the user manual
  • Also Put in a new drum unit. See manual for more reference

Most Common FAQs for Brother HL1050:

Q. What kind of print quality can I expect from the Brother HL1050 toner cartridges?
The ink of the Brother toner cartridges is of high-quality and one will get high-quality printouts using the black toner cartridges.

Q. Is there any discount offered, if I reorder the cartridges for my Brother HL1050 printer?
No, the discount offered is only for the first time purchase. If you are repurchasing the item you will not get any discount. However, you will get some discount on the product if ordered in bulk, but no discount on individual purchase.

Q. What are the dimensions and weight of the Brother HL1050 printer?
The printer is quite light in weight and weighs around 7.2 kgs and is 9.6 inches tall, 14.4 inches deep and 15.4 inches wide.

Q. What is the estimated cost of the Brother HL1050 toner cartridges purchased from this site?
The cost for the Brother Compatible Premium Toner Cartridge TN300 is €19.99 (Inc. VAT).

Q. How can I control my toner consumption in Brother HL1050 printer?
If you are running out of toner in your Brother HL1050 toner cartridges you can use EconoMode in your Brother printer which will extend the lifetime of your cartridge. But if you want high-quality printouts then you must not use the EconoMode. If EconoMode is used full-time the toner supply might outlast the mechanical damage.

Q. Can I use Brother HL1050 toner cartridges with my Brother HL820 printer?
Yes, the Brother toner cartridges are compatible to use with Brother HL820 printer. If you want to know more about other printers that are compatible with these toner cartridges, then please check the link here: https://printerinkcartridges.ie/brother-tn300-toner-cartridge

Q. How will I know when my toner cartridge is low or empty?
In this situation, the printer will display a message saying ‘Toner Low’ or ‘Toner Empty’. You do not need to worry about the toner level. The machine will automatically detect the toner level and will prompt you to replace the cartridges when necessary.