Here are the 5 Best Brother Printer Apps for Android.
5 Best Brother Printer Apps for Android
1. Brother iPrint&Scan
Brother iPrint&Scan is a free app that lets you print from and scan to your Android device. Use your local wireless network to connect your Android device to your Brother printer or all-in-one. Some new advanced functions have been added (edit, fax send, fax preview, copy preview, machine status). For a list of supported models, please visit your local Brother website. [Key Features] – Easy to use menu. – Simple steps to print your favorite photos, web pages, emails (Gmail only) and documents (PDF, Word, Excel®, PowerPoint®, Text). – Print your documents and photos directly from the following cloud services: DropboxTM, OneDrive, Evernote®. – Scan directly to your Android device. – Save scanned images to your Android device or email them (PDF, JPEG). – Automatically search for supported devices on a local wireless network. – No computer and no driver required. – The NFC function is supported, this enables you to print or scan by simply holding your mobile device over an NFC mark on your machine and tapping the screen. – The remote print function enables you to print from anywhere. (Your machine needs to support Google Cloud Print to use this function.) *Memory card needed for printing and scanning. *To use the NFC function, both your mobile device and your machine need to support NFC. There are some mobile devices with NFC that cannot work with this function. Please visit our support website (http://solutions.brother.com/) for a list of supported mobile devices. *As the remote print function is based on Google Cloud PrintTM, you must first register your machine in your Google account. For detailed information, please see the Google Cloud Print Guide available on the Brother support website (http://solutions.brother.com/). “[Advanced Functions] (Only available on new models.)” – Edit previewed images using the editing tools (scale, straighten, crop) if necessary. – Send a fax directly from your mobile device.(This app feature requires access to the contacts list on your mobile device.) – View received faxes stored on your machine on your mobile device. – The copy preview function enables you to preview an image and edit it if necessary before copying to avoid copy errors. – View the machine’s status such as ink/toner volume and error messages on your mobile device. *Compatible functions will depend on the selected device. [Compatible Print Settings] – Paper Size – 4″ x 6″ (10 x 15cm) Photo L (3.5″ x 5″ / 9 x 13 cm) Photo 2L (5″ x 7″ / 13 x 18 cm) A4 Letter Legal A3 Ledger – Media Type – Glossy Paper Plain Paper – Copies – Up to 100 [Compatible Scan Settings] – Document Size – A4 Letter 4″ x 6″ (10 x 15cm) Photo L (3.5″ x 5″ / 9 x 13 cm) Card (2.4″ x 3.5″ / 60 x 90 mm) Legal A3 Ledger – Scan Type – Color Color (Fast) Black & White *Compatible settings will depend on the selected device and function. *Google Cloud Print is a trademark of Google Inc. Use of this trademark is subject to Google Permissions. *Evernote is a trademark of Evernote Corporation and used under a license. *Microsoft, Excel, and PowerPoint are either registered trademarks or trademarks of Microsoft Corporation in the United States and/or other countries. *Please note the email address firstname.lastname@example.org is for feedback only. Unfortunately we cannot reply to inquiries sent to this address.
2. Brother Print Service Plugin
The Brother Print Service Plugin enables you to print directly from your Android devices (Android 5.0 or later), to your Brother printer through a Wi-Fi network. As this is a plugin application, you can print using the “Print” option of supported Android apps. Please see below for supported applications (as of March 2015): – Chrome Browser – Gmail – Photos – Google Sheets – Google Slides – Google Docs – Google Drive The following print options are available (compatible options will depend on the selected device): – Copies – Paper Size – Color/Mono – Orientation – Media Type – Quality – Layout – 2-sided – Borderless After installing this application, you must activate it in one of the following ways: – Tap the icon displayed in the notification area immediately after installation, and enable it in the displayed screen. – Tap “Settings” on your Android device and tap “Printing”, then select “Brother Print Service Plugin”. Enable it in the displayed screen. Please visit your local Brother website for supported models. *Please note the email address email@example.com is for feedback only. Unfortunately we cannot reply to inquiries sent to this address.
3. Brother iPrint&Label[Description] Brother iPrint&Label is a free application that enables you to easily print labels from your Android smartphone/tablet to a Brother label printer using a local wireless network. For a list of supported models, please visit your local Brother website. [Key Features] 1. Easy to use menus. 2. Quickly open and print pre-designed labels. 3. Create custom labels with graphics or photos. 4. Print address labels from contact lists. 5. Print name badges with photos from your album. 6. Automatic label formatting based on label size used. 7. Automatically search for supported devices on a local wireless network. 8. No computer or printer driver required. 9. Voice-to-text feature allows you to easily speak and instatly see your text in the label.** 10. Transfer label designs (.LBX files) from P-touch Editor for Windows to iPrint&Label *HVGA (320×480 pixels) or larger screen is needed on your Android device. **Your device must support voice dictation. [Compatible machines] QL-710W, QL-720NW, QL-580N, PT-E550W, PT-P750W, PT-P900W, PT-P950NW, PT-E800W, PT-P300BT, PT-P710BT, QL-800, QL-810W, QL-820NWB, QL-1100, QL-1110NWB [Compatible OS] OS 4.4 or above
4. Mobile Transfer Express[Description] Mobile Transfer Express is an application that allows you to use a mobile device to transfer compatible label templates, databases and images with P-touch Transfer Manager (Windows version) onto a label printer. [How to use] Create a Transfer File before using this application. Check FAQ for instructions on creating a Transfer File. This application can be used in the following ways: – Sharing Transfer Files saved to the cloud by using the application’s sharing function – Saving Transfer Files attached to email messages onto the mobile device – Saving Transfer Files onto the mobile device from a computer connected with a USB cable [Key Features] Load *.BLF & *.PDZ files from any app. Utilize mobile device or cloud services as unlimited external storage of the printer. Connect to the printer using Bluetooth or Wi-Fi. [Compatible machines] MW-145MFi, MW-260MFi, PJ-722, PJ-723, PJ-762, PJ-763, PJ-763MFi, PJ-773, PT-D800W, PT-E550W, PT-E800W, PT-E850TKW, PT-P900W, PT-P950NW, QL-1100, QL-1110NWB, QL-1115NWB, QL-800, QL-810W, QL-820NWB, RJ-2030, RJ-2050, RJ-2140, RJ-2150, RJ-3050, RJ-3050Ai, RJ-3150, RJ-3150Ai, RJ-4030, RJ-4030Ai, RJ-4040, RJ-4230B, RJ-4250WB, TD-2120N, TD-2130N, TD-4550DNWB [Compatible OS] Android 4.4 or above Improved connectivity between the printer and your device. [For Android 9 Pie or later] Location services must be enabled to connect to your printer via Wireless Direct.
5. Brother Image Viewer
Brother Image Viewer for Android is a free application that lets you view, edit and manage scanned data on your Android device. For scanning, connect your Android and Brother devices via USB, or use Brother iPrint&Scan. For supported models, visit your local Brother website.