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Datacolor Spyder5 Elite is the ultimate color accuracy solution for monitors, specially designed for the professional photographer in you, to help you see, share and print pictures just as you've intended them. With expert features, this tool matches multiple monitors in different lighting environments, so you can be in full control of your color workflow. Spyder 5 Elite has advanced calibration features for setting gamma, white point and grey balance, enabling you to gain a more accurate calibration, even on projectors, so you can display your spectacular images flawlessly. With just minutes sent every month to calibrate your monitors for consistent accurate colors and contrast, you can get the most out of your skills and photography equipment. Now you have more time to spend on things that matter to you, like capturing and sharing memorable moments.
Monitors display colors differently. Monitors don't come color calibrated and their colors shift over time.
You can't depend on your eyes. You can't trust your eyes to adjust your monitor correctly. Factors such as fatigue and time of day effect how your eyes see color.
Image colors are not true to life. Often your photos don't look right on your monitor- skin tones are off, whites aren't pure, blues look cyan.
Unnecessary editing time. If your monitor isn't displaying your photo's true colors, you will waste unnecessary time editing .
Prints don't match your monitor. With an un-calibrated monitor, the colors in your printed photos won't match what you see on screen.
Datacolor Spyder5 ELITE: Key Features
For professional photographers, studios, and calibration perfectionists seeking ultimate control of their color workflow.
Expert color accuracy solution for monitors and projectors
Software designed for calibration perfectionists with dual mode operation - wizard and expert mode, unlimited calibration settings, and advanced grey balancing
Fast and easy, full calibration takes about five minutes to ensure color accuracy and less than half the time for monthly re-calibrations
Room light monitoring determines optimal monitor brightness so you see fine shadow detail and highlights in your photos, ensuring your edited images match your prints
"Before and After" evaluation of your calibration results using your own images in full screen mode to focus on the details important to you
Display Analysis feature lets you evaluate and compare the performance of all of your laptop and desktop monitors
Next Generation Spyder5 guarantees color accuracy with the industry's only patented 7-detector optical engine and is compact and portable, with a built-in lens cap and tripod mount
Multiple Monitor setup for laptop, desktop and front projector displays plus StudioMatch, the expert option to calibrate all of your studio displays to a single target
Video standards for the Pro crossing over to motion
See, share and print your images just as you intended with confidence
What's in the Box:
Windows 7 32/64, Windows 8.0, 8.1 32/64
Mac OS X 10.7, 10.8, 10.9, 10.10
Monitor resolution 1280768 or greater, 16-bit video card (24 bit recommended), 1GB of available RAM, 500 MB of available hard disk
Internet connection for software download