PLEASE CLICK TO READ → YES! WE ARE OPEN! → some restrictions continue though - we're still operating with 'click and collect'.

Image Science

Monitor Calibrators

A monitor calibration device is the single most important part of achieving a colour accurate workflow. It is absolutely essential to achieving high quality results with digital imaging - it is in no way optional. If you have a monitor - no matter how modest or fantastic, you need a monitor calibrator! 

They are an integral part of the image making process, ensuring your monitor is displaying colour as accurately as possible. This is the number one key step you must take to control the quality of your work in the digital domain.

While there are a million wrong ways to try and achieve consistent andaccurate colour in the digital imaging process, a hardware calibrationdevice is the simple, affordable, and accurate way of skipping all themistakes, mucking around, and expense associated with ad-hoc 'twiddlethis to make that match' type solutions.

If you're notworking on a calibrated monitor, you simply can not expect consistentand accurate results, either from your own printing or from a lab.There is simply no way you can conclude, for example, that a print is'too magenta', if it is very much possible your monitor is notdisplaying colour accurately. There are now options ranging from $125 through to about $350. Any one of them is significantly better than no calibration or 'eye based calibration'.

Our Recommendation

Our recommended monitor calibrator is the X-Rite i1Display Pro. It is without doubt the benchmark calibrator on the market and is compatible with all modern monitors (and the NEC and Eizo direct hardware calibration systems).

X-Rite i1Display Pro
The benchmark monitor calibrator. Fast, accurate, easy to use, works with everything and very reliable. Our recommended calibrator.
$418
More info

Complete Range

Monitor Calibrators

Datacolor SpyderX Elite
Datacolor's fastest and most accurate calibrator to date that offers a higher level of control than the SpyderX Pro model.
$520
More info
Eizo EX4 Sensor
Eizo's very own monitor calibrator - a simple and easy way to calibrate ColorEdge monitors.
$250 RRP $330   (Save $80!)
More info
X-Rite i1Display Pro
The benchmark monitor calibrator. Fast, accurate, easy to use, works with everything and very reliable. Our recommended calibrator.
$418
More info
X-Rite i1Display Pro Plus
The i1Display Pro Plus contains all the features of the i1Display Pro with additional features for profiling high brightness displays
$459
More info