Review – Brother Laser Printer with Duplex

Many months ago, I was sent a new Brother HL-5370DW Laser Printer with Wireless Networking and Duplex to test and review here on Women on Business.

I don’t publish product reviews often on Women on Business unless I think a product could truly be useful and helpful to readers.  The reason I agreed to test the Brother printer was because of its ability to print 2-sided printouts.  I thought this could be a huge benefit to small business owners and entrepreneurs who waste money printing on only one side of every sheet of paper that they print.

I’m an author, so I print a lot!  Not only does printing on 2-sides of a sheet of paper help to save money on ink and paper, but it also makes me feel a bit less guilty killing so many trees for that paper.  Now, onto the review…

I’m very happy with the Brother HL-5370DW printer.  Here is what I like about it:

  • It’s easy to set up.
  • It prints quickly (up to 32 pages per minute according to the documentation).
  • It prints up to 1200 x 1200 dpi resolution.
  • It can be hooked up wirelessly to multiple computers.
  • The main paper tray holds a decent amount of paper (250 sheets according to the documentation and you can buy an optional tray to hold up to 800 sheets of paper)
  • It’s compact for a printer of its capacity and with a duplex feature.
  • It prints 2-sided!  (That’s my favorite)
  • The price — you can get this printer for under $25o.oo.

Replacement ink cartridges are priced competitively, and you can even purchase Brother TN650 high yield toner cartridge that prints up to 8,000 pages for under $100.

Overall, I’m very happy with this printer.  It’s the first desktop printer that I’ve used that has a duplex feature, and I don’t want to go back to printing on just 1-side of a sheet of paper ever again!

Disclosure: I received this printer to test free-of-charge but was not otherwise compensated to publish this post.  This post includes affiliate links.

Susan Gunelius

Susan Gunelius is the Founder and Editor-in-Chief of Women on Business. She is a 20-year veteran of the marketing field and has authored ten books about marketing, branding, and social media, including the highly popular 30-Minute Social Media Marketing, Content Marketing for Dummies, Blogging All-in-One for Dummies and Kick-ass Copywriting in 10 Easy Steps. Susan’s marketing-related content can be found on,,,, and more. Susan is President & CEO of KeySplash Creative, Inc., a marketing communications company. She has worked in corporate marketing roles and through client relationships with AT&T, HSBC, Citibank, Intuit, The New York Times, Cox Communications, and many more large and small companies around the world. Susan also speaks about marketing, branding and social media at events around the world and is frequently interviewed by television, online, radio, and print media organizations about these topics. She holds an MBA in Management and Strategy and a Bachelor of Science degree in Marketing.

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