X-Rite has launched its i1Profiler software update, i1Profiler v1.4 which boasts a range of improvements, including new scanner profiling.

The latest enhancements to i1Profiler, the next generation professional colour management software, offers a high level of flexibility and features a number of unique colour management capabilities. It also includes scanner profiling, the latest OS support, and several other improvements. Current i1Profiler users will receive this software update for free. 

These new i1Profiler software improvements bring even more functionality and workflow improvements for X-Rite’s professional i1 colour management products, said Thomas Kunz, X-Rite’s Market Manager, Imaging. Current i1 professional product owners will benefit from an automatic free software update and new i1 professional customers can be sure they will receive the most up-to-date profiling software that now includes easy scanner profiling.

The latest release of i1Profiler software features basic and advanced modes for professionally calibrated and profiled monitors (including presets for video production workflows), projectors, scanners and printers. Scanner functionality is now available in i1Photo Pro 2, i1Publish Pro 2, i1Publish and all upgrade packages. 

Key i1Profiler v1.4 improvements include:

Scanner Profiling

Users simply scan the target to generate a high quality custom ICC profile. The software will automatically detect and crop the target. It supports the following targets:  

  • ColorChecker Classic. 
  • ColorChecker Digital SG. 
  • Reflective IT 8.7/2. 
  • Transmissive 4×5 and 35mm IT 8.7/1. 

OS Support Update

i1Profiler 1.4 now supports the following Operating Systems:

  • MacOS X 10.6.x, 10.7.x and 10.8x (with the latest updates installed)
  • Microsoft Windows®: XP® 32 bit, Vista® 32 or 64 bit, Windows 7 32 or 64 bit, Windows 8® 32 or 64 bit (with latest service pack installed).

X-Rite is distributed in South Africa by: DigitalView (+27 11) 462 4849 mark@digitalview.co.za www.digitalview.co.za