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Product Specifications

Spectrophotometer Module

Aperture: 1.5 x 2 mm
ISO Standard Geometry: 0° (±5°)
Spectral Range: 380-750 nm
Optical Resolution: 5 nm (75 bands)
Bandwidth: 20 nm
Wavelength Calibration: < 2 nm
Spectral Reporting: 5 nm interval
Analog-to-Digital converter: 12 bits

Reflection Illuminator Module

Illuminated aperture: 2 options: 3.5x4mm and 5.5x6mm
ISO standard geometry: Annular 45°
Illumination Source: Pulsed Xenon gas discharge tube
Maximum pulse frequency: 35Hz
Reference Measuring: Light Output, Voltage, Temperature

Spectro Colorimeter

Reflectance Range: 0 to 160%
Typical Measuring Time: 0.4 sec (based upon 12 readings)
Short-Term Repeatability on White: Typ. 0.1 ΔE (Max. 0.3 ΔE)
Inter-Instrument Accuracy: Typ. 0.4 ΔE (Max. 0.8 ΔE) Average of 12 BCRA tiles
White Calibration Traceable to: European Community Bureau of Reference

Spectro Densitometer

Density Range: -0.200 to + 3.00
Measuring Time: Typ. 0.4 sec (based upon 12 readings)
Short-Term Repeatability on White: Typ. 0.002 (max. 0.004)
Linearity: Typ. 0.003 (max. 0.005) at D = 0.500

Software Functions

Color Spaces: CIE XYZ, xyY, Luv, Lab, LCH, correlated color temperature, whiteness index, HSB, RGB
Color Difference Values: ΔE, ΔE(94), ΔE(cmc)
Observers: CIE 2° and 10° human observer
Illuminants: A, C, E, D50, D55, D65, D75
Density Functions: Status A, T, E, I and DIN 16536-2

Performance/Scan Function

Number of readings per patch: Avg. 4-16
Avg. scan time per patch: 0.4 sec (for screen frequencies greater than or equal to 85 lines/inch)
Minimum screen frequency: 45 lines/inch (=1.8 lines/mm), Scantime 2 seconds.
Target Dimensions: Recommended 10x10mm, Minimum 7x8 mm

AC Adapter

90-260 VAC, 50/60 Hz to 12 VDC, 0.5 A


SpectroCAM: 130(L) x 70(W) x 50 (H) mm
Scan Plate: 335(L) x 240(W) x 6(H) mm


180g (excluding accessories)

Scanning Spectrophotometer

The SpectroCAM is a Spectro Colorimeter and a Densitometer in one complete package. Measuring the colors and densities of printed materials with the accuracy of a high end spectrophotometer at over 100 color patches per minute makes the SpectroCAM the ideal tool for color management.


    Included with purchase:
  • Operation Manual
  • Scan Plate Surface: ISO standard black backing material
  • Scan Ruler: 250 mm scan length
  • AC Adapter
  • Carrying Case
  • Serial Connection Plugs: Apple Mac modem port; IBM PC RS 232 sub-D9

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