Brother launches Work Smart series of compact and connected printers for home. The newest printers from Brother are small on both size and price. Brother International Corporation announced the Work Smart Series, a line of connected budget printers for casual users and home offices. The series includes four models priced from about $80 to $130: the MFC-J491DW, the MFC-J497DW, the MFC-J690DW and the MFC-J895DW. Brother says the new inkjet line is designed with a mix of features in a more compact design. All four new printers include a built-in scanner along with copy & fax functions. The full series includes wireless connectivity, allowing the printer to handle files from both a desktop computer & a smartphone.