X-Rite’s i1Basic Pro 2 and i1Publish Pro 2 color management solutions are now available from Roland DGA Corp. Compatible with Roland’s wide-format printers and printer/cutters, the color management tools are designed for applications where color matching is critical. X-Rite’s i1Basic Pro 2 allows professionals to calibrate their monitors to display accurate digital color while linearizing their Roland printers for consistent output. This solution includes X-Rite’s new i1Pro 2 spectrophotometer, Pantone Color Manager software and the all-new, more robust i1 accessories package, including an ambient light measurement head, monitor holder, scanning ruler, backup board and spot color positioning target.
Users can upgrade to i1Publish Pro 2, an expanded solution includes the i1Basic Pro 2 package, as well as i1Profiler software, which allows users to develop their own custom media profiles based on the Roland printers in their production environment. ColorChecker is included for users interested in camera calibration.
Priced at US$1,199 and $2,098 respectively, i1Basic Pro 2 and i1Publish Pro 2 are available immediately from authorized Roland dealers and online at the Roland DGA Store. Other new Roland accessories for inkjet customers include a new line of anti-static kits from TAKK for users of any Roland 54-, 64- or 74-inch printer or printer/cutter. Additionally, a new Benes dryer line is now available for customers who purchase a VersaCAMM VS inkjet printer/cutter with a double white ink configuration.