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Datacolor Spyder X2 Ultra

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Product Features:

Expanded X2 sensor for HDR monitors, up to 2000 nits
Calibrates digital projectors and most HDR Displays
Remastered software for a more concise user interface
Unlimited Calibration Settings
Includes Video & Cinema Targets (Rec. 709, Rec. 2020)
Advanced Display Mapping & Analysis
Native USB-C connection
Also includes USB-A adaptor for added convenience
Soft Proofing
Multiple monitor calibration

Configuration Options:

$525.00
$444.99
Stock Level:
In Stock

Datacolor Spyder X2 Ultra

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Description

 

Spyder X2 Ultra

 Is ideal for intermediate to advanced skill level photographers, videographers, digital designers, content creators and HDR content producers/consumers with high brightness monitor/advanced calibration needs (more than 750 cd/m2) who may run multiple displays on one or more computers. Ideal for tethered shooting; outdoor shoots where bright monitors are essential; location shooting (photo or video) landscape photography; outdoor portraiture; in studio; on location. 

 

Features & Benefits: 

  • Lens-based, expanded X2 sensor capabilities allows for enhanced colour/brightness range calibration in today’s HDR/high-brightness monitor market, up to 2000 nits.  
  • Ideal for both photo and video, as well as digital design, content creation and HDR content production and consumers with high brightness monitor/advanced calibration needs (750-2,000 cd/m2). 
  • Adaptable X2 sensor ensures precision calibration for today’s high-brightness monitors, plus ensures ongoing functionality with future technical advances in HDR/high-brightness monitors. 
  • Remastered software for more concise user interface (UI) experience.  
  • Native USB-C connection. Also includes USB-A adaptor for added convenience. 
  • Ultimate colour control capabilities (High Brightness Workflow; Video & Cinema Targets (Rec. 709, Rec.2020); Advanced Display Mapping & Analysis; unlimited calibration settings; Soft Proofing; Studio Match for multiple monitor calibration. 
  • Advanced Display Mapping & Analysis offers you a better understanding of the colour, brightness, contrast, gamut, tone response and white point of your monitors. You can also check screen brightness, colour uniformity and display colour accuracy. 
  • Unlimited Calibration Settings starting with industry-standard presets, you can customize settings to meet all your calibration needs, including fully customizable gamma curves, white point and brightness settings. 
  • Soft Proofing lets you simulate other displays and devices on your calibrated screen. For printers, you can see how prints will look for a specific printer model, paper and ink, and upload ICC printer profiles. 
  • Studio Match provides simultaneous side-by-side calibration for multiple computers/displays. Ensures consistent and accurate color reproduction across multiple connected monitors regardless of monitor type. 

 

Product 

Spyder X2 Elite 

Spyder X2 Ultra 

Feature Description 

User Profile 

Photograpy/Video/Digital Design/Content Creator 

Photograpy/Video/Digital Design/Content Creator/HDR enthusiast 

 

Experience Level 

Beginner-Advanced 

Intermediate-Advanced 

 

Benefits 

ColorAccuracy/Streamlined Workflow/Fully customizable calibration targets 

ColorAccuracy/Streamlined Workflow/Fully customizable calibration targets/high brightness calibration 

 

Monitor Types Supported 

All-in-ones, Industry Standard Laptops, Desktops, Projectors 

All-in-ones, Industry Standard Laptops, Desktops, Projectors, Most HDR Displays 

 

Calibration Type 

Colorimeter 

Colorimeter 

 

Software 

Spyder X2 Elite 

Spyder X2 Ultra 

 

Display Mapping & Analysis Tools 

Advanced 

Advanced 

Offers tools to check the quality of your display 

Calibration Setting Choices 

Unlimited 

Unlimited 

Total Calibration options (combinations of gamma, white point and brightness) 

Expert Console Calibration 

Yes

Yes

All-in-one calibration control panel 

Video & Cinema Calibration Targets 

2 targets - Rec.709, Rec.2020 

2 targets - Rec.709, Rec.2020 

Calibration Targets for Motion Work/Dynamic Imagery 

Soft Proof of Print Results 

Yes

Yes

Soft proofing with print output preview 

Projector Calibration 

 

Yes

Calibrates digital projectors 

Multiple Monitor Display Matching  

Yes

 

Yes

 

Defines a studio standard for all displays to be matched for  simultaneous side-by side calibration. 

(StudioMatch) 

Visual Fine Tuning for Side-by-Side Display Match 

Yes

Yes

Precisely tune side-by-side displays 

Single Click Calibration Capability 

Yes

Yes

Fast & Easy Calibration Modes 

Multiple Monitor Calibration  

Yes

Supports calibration of multiple montiors. For 3+ displays using one computer, your video card must have 3 or more LUTs (Look -Up -Tables) 

Yes

Supports calibration of multiple montiors. For 3+ displays using one computer, your video card must have 3 or more LUTs (Look -Up -Tables) 

Supports Calibration of Multiple Monitors  

Ambient Light Monitoring & Profile Switching 

Yes

Yes

Can Adjust for Room Light Changes 

Before and After Calibration Review 

Yes

Yes

Shows before & after comparison of display calibration 

High Brightness Workflow 

 

Yes

 

Max luminence measurement (nits or cd/m2) 

750 

2000 

 

Backlight Options 

4 

5 

 

White Point Settings  

Unlimited 

Unlimited 

 

USB Connectivity 

C 

(includes USB-A Adapter) 

C 

(includes USB-A Adapter) 

 

 

What’s In the Box 

  • Spyder X2 colorimeter 
  • USB-C to USB-A Adapter 
  • Welcome card with link to software download and warranty information 
  • Unique serial number to activate software 
  • Link to on-line demonstrations, user guide, videos and support 

System Requirements 

  • Win 10 32/64, Win 11
  • Mac OS X 10.14, 10.15, 11(Big Sur), 12(Monterey), 13(Ventura)
  • Monitor resolution 1280x768 or greater, 16-bit video card (24-bit recommended), 1GB of available RAM, 500MB of available hard disk
  • Internet connection for software download

 

 

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