Managing colour on print and packaging

Colour perfectionists and imaging professionals know that calibrated and profiled devices and systems are a critical and essential part of a successful, efficient, creative workflow. What you capture on your camera; see on your monitor, projector or mobile device; view on your proofs, prints and presses; or share online has to match or you will never be happy with the result. Rely on the X-Rite family of colour management solutions for the highest level of colour accuracy in the industry.

i1 Pro 3

Equipped with industry-leading technology, the i1Pro 3 delivers more accurate and reliable results than any other device in its category and is two times faster than its predecessor.

For designers, photographers, or prepress professionals who rely on accurate colour throughout a digital workflow, the i1Publish Pro 3 is the must-have solution to profile and calibrate cameras, monitors, projectors, scanners, and both RGB and CMYK+ printers. Get the most colour accurate displays, prints and proofs, with repeatable results every time.

i1 io

Manually reading test charts for profiling or colour validation can be time-consuming. Now you can automate your colour workflow and extend the value of your i1Pro. The i1iO is a robotic, automatic chart reading system that is designed to work with all i1Pro devices. It’s ideal for photographers, designers, and printers who want to speed up and automate the measurement process and eliminate manual strip reading. Simply plug in your i1Pro or i1Pro 2, align the test chart, and the scanning table does the rest.


Specifically designed for printers and packaging converters, the eXact is the market leading spectrophotometer to validate the colour of CMYK and spot colour inks. It leverages job-based tools with industry colour standards to increase press process control and connects with PantoneLIVE and NetProfiler to maximise colour accuracy within the workflow.

The eXact offers the ability to create and manage standards and colour libraries directly from the device for enhanced spot colour handling. It also delivers direct and seamless access to the latest Pantone libraries and PantoneLIVE standards with an optional license.