Supply55 releases ColorCheckQA™ a quality assurance, color sampling, verification and preflighting software utility

ColorCheckQA is an intuitive software utility for color sampling, verification and preflighting print environments in combination with an X-Rite i1Pro, i1 Pro2, EFI1000 and EFI2000 spectrophotometer.

Power up the X-Rite and EFI spectrophotometers with the ColorCheckQA Quality and Sample Tools:

ColorCheckQA Quality Tool: The Quality Tool delivers fast, accurate verification of the print environment with Go/No-Go feedback. Get it right before printing with ColorCheckQA.

ColorCheckQA Sample Tool: Simplify and improve color matching, generate accurate LAB, LCH and sRGB values from color swatches or samples. Read more »

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