Brother MFC-J470DW (All-in-One, Scanner, Copier, Fax, Inkjet Printer, WiFi)
Review of Linux Compatibility
The Brother MFC-J470 is a All-in-One inkjet printer, which is fully supported under Linux. Scanning and printing is possible via USB of via WiFi connection.
The necessary Linux driver can be downloaded from the Brother homepage. The driver is available as RPM and as DEB file.
The scanner uses the brscan4 driver, which is also available for Debian at https://wiki.debianforum.de/Brother_Scanner#brscan4 for 32bit and 64bit versions of the distribution.
The driver, which can be downloaded from the Debianforum web page, is installed with the followin command
dpkg -i --force-all brscan4-0.4.2-1.i386.deb
Furhtermore, there is a commercially available Linux scanner driver for the MFC-J470DW by VueScan.
creation date: 21/10/2014, last update: 02/11/2014 , Linux-Hardware-Guide
Similar Linux Hardware
HP Officejet 6500A All-in-One (Scanner, Copier, Printer, Fax)
Epson WorkForce WF-2510WF All-in-One (Scanner, Copier, Printer, Fax, WiFi)
HP Officejet 6500 All-in-One (Printer, Scanner, Fax)
Samsung SL-M2825DW (Monochrome, WiFi, Laser Printer)
HP Color LaserJet Pro CP1025nw (Color Laser Printer, 600×600 dpi, WiFi, USB 2.0)
Canon PIXMA MG7120 (All-In-One Printer, Color, Photo, WiFi, USB)
CEL Robox RBX01 (3D Printer, Dual Extruder)
HP DeskJet 1010 (Printer, Inkjet, Color, USB)
HP Officejet 6815 (All-in-One Printer, Inkjet, Scanner, Copier, WiFi, Ethernet, USB)
HP Deskjet 3000 (Printer, Inkjet, Wireless, USB)
HP LaserJet P2015 (Laser Printer, USB, 32MB)
Canon PIXMA iP4300 (Photo Printer)
Epson Expression XP-800 (All-in-One, Color Inkjet, Printer, Copier, Scanner, WiFi, USB)
Please use the comment section to submit corrections to the article as well as relevant excerpts of
Furthermore, use the section for the exchange of experiences with this hardware component or search for configuration help from other owners of this hardware.