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X-RiteColor® Master Software

Quality Assurance Software

X-RiteColor Master is the industry’s most versatile color management software, compatible with sphere, 0/45 and multi-angle spectrophotometers with contact and non-contact.

Industry-leading color management for manufacturing

Color mistakes can lead to expensive production downtime, rework and delayed time to market. With X-RiteColor® Master Software as a key color workflow element in manufacturing operations, users have immediate access to accurate, reliable color control data. It is compatible with a variety of spectrophotometer types, including 45/0, sphere and multi-angle, and can be used with both contact and non-contact instruments. It supports both color formulation and quality control operations.

Color Master’s Graphical Job function allows setting of measurement points on a visual bitmap for easy analysis and comparison.


  • Standard, custom, and multiple tolerance options reduce set-up time and operating costs.
  • Organization and measurement functions work in conjunction with handheld instruments to reduce measurement error.
  • Multiple types of standard and custom reports can be created to simplify recording and access to color data.
  • With color coding, tags, and notes, samples can be organized and tagged for quick assessment and easy data management.
  • Enables designation of leftover material for reuse, reducing the cost of formulation, inventory and waste disposal.
X-RiteColor Master software is available in a variety of configurations to meet the needs of any manufacturing operation. It is also available in a web edition that allows operators in different locations to use it concurrently for accurate, streamlined color communication across the color workflow.


Measurement Conditions Reflectance, Transmission, SCI / SCE
Supported Profile Format N/A
Color Differences FMCII, CIE DL*, Da*, Db*, CIE DL*, DC*, DH*, Hunter DL, Da, Db, All Attributes of CIELab, CIELch or HunterLab, CMC (l:c), CIE2000 (l:c:h)
Color Spaces CIE L*a*b*, CIE L*C*h*, Hunter Lab, CIE (XYZxy)
Illuminants A, C, D50, D65, D75, F2, F7, F11, F12
Observers 2 degree,10 degree
Standard Indices DIN6172, B-Depth, TAPPI452 B, TAPPI452 dB, DIN6175, Haze, Opacity, E313 98 dT, E313 98 T, Ganz / Griesser dT, Whiteness [E313, Ganz], Yellowness [D1925, E313]
3rd Party Software Supported N/A
Compatible Software Supporting DNG Profiles N/A
Configuration Options QAI, QAII, Metallix QA, FMI, FMII, FMIII, Web Edition
Databases Raima
Experience Level Beginner to Advanced
Import/Export Format MIF, XTF
Languages Supported English, French, German, Spanish, Italian, Portuguese, Japanese, Chinese
Software Modes N/A
Supported Devices eXact, eXact XP, CI4200, CI52, CI62, CI64, 962, 964, Color i5, Color i7, CE-7000A, CI7600, CI7800, SP62, SP64
User Experience Configurable
Industry Standards See Standard Indices
Ink Wells / Ink Units No
Mobile Device Compatibility No
NetProfiler Support Yes
PantoneLIVE Support No
Pass / Fail Yes
Sample Preview Yes
Scanner Target Support N/A
What's Included? Installation CD with Instructions
Android No
Apple iOS No
Macintosh No
Windows Win 7, Win 10
Available Disk Space 5 GB
Connectivity USB-Port
Display Resolution 1024 x 768
Memory 2GB
Number of Displays Supported per Workstation 1
Optical Drive Yes
Processor Core 2 Duo, 2 G
Security Install Only
Video Card N/A
Compatible Android Devices None
Compatible iOS Devices None

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