Konica Minolta




System Requirements


Windows® 7 Professional 32-bit, 64-bit

Windows® 8.1 Professional 32-bit, 64-bit

Windows® 10 Professional 32-bit, 64-bit


Note: the hardware of the computer system to be used must meet or exceed the greater of the recommended system requirements for the compatible OS being used or the following specifications!

Supported languages

English, French, German, Italian, Polish, Portuguese, Spanish, Russian, Turkish, traditional and simplified Chinese, Japanese


Intel® Core i5 2.7GHz or higher (recommended)


At least 2 GB (4GB or more recommended)

Hard disk

20GB of available hard disk space

At least 10GB of available disk space is required on the system drive (drive where the OS is installed) for the database


Display hardware capable of displaying 1.280 x 768 / 16 color or better


Electronic license in several configurations available

USB port required for connection to instrument

Compatible instruments

CM-2500c, CM-25cG, CM-M6, CM-600d, CM-700d, CM-2300d, CM-2500d, CM-2600d


Italic: Professional Edition ONLY

Colour space

CIELAB, CIELCH, Lab99, LCh99, Hunter LAB, , XYZ, Yxy, L*u‘ v‘, L*u*v* (and their color differences), Munsell C, Munsell D65


MI, Color Assessment, Gloss (CM-25cG), FF (CM-M6), WIE (CIE1982, ASTM E313-73, ASTM E313-98, Berger, Hunter, Taube, Stensby), Tint (CIE1982, ASTM E313-98), YI (ASTM E313-73, ASTM E313-98, ASTM D1925, DIN 6167), WB (ASTM E313-73), Opacity (ISO 2471), TAPPI T425 (89% White Plate), Haze (ASTM D1003-97) (and their differences), User Equations, Standard Depth (ISO 105.A06), Brightness (TAPPI T452, ISO 2470), Density (Status A, Status T), Dominant Wavelength, Excitation Purity, RXRYRZ, Shade Sorting 555, Strength (Tristimulus XYZ, Pseudo Tristimulus XYZ), Staining Degree (ISO 105.A04E), NC#, NC# Grade, Ns, Ns Grade, Grey Scale (ISO 105.A05), Grey Scale Rating (ISO 105.A05), K/S Strength (Apparent (∆E*ab, ∆L*, ∆C*, ∆H*, ∆a*, ∆b*), Maximum Absorption, Total Wavelength, User Wavelength)


Note on Haze (ASTM D1003-97):

As some instrument types may not satisfy the exact definitions of ASTM D1003-97 in terms of illumination/observation, the displayed values are for relative usage only

Colour difference equation

∆E*ab (CIE1976), ∆E94 (CIE1994) and each component of lightness, saturation and hue, ∆E00 (CIE2000), and each component of lightness, saturation and hue, ∆E99 (DIN99), ∆E (Hunter), CMC (l:c) and each component of lightness, saturation and hue, FMC-2, NBS100, NBS200, ∆E(degree)(DIN 6175-2), ∆Ep(degree)(DIN 6175-2), AUDI2000, DE DIN99o


2° or 10° Colorimetric Standard Observer


A, C, D50, D55, D65, D75, F2, F6, F7, F8, F10, F11, F12, U50, ID50, ID65

Graph display

Spectral graph (reflectance, transmittance, K/S, Absorbance and its differences), CIELAB absolute value, ∆CIELAB (color differences and MI), HunterLAB absolute value, ∆HunterLAB (color differences), Trend Chart of each color space and color difference formula value, Pseudo Color

Instrument control


Automatic averaging measurement: 2 to 30 measurements

Manual averaging measurements: user determined number of times

(standard deviation and average for the color space selected are displayed)

Remote measurement

List display/reading of sample/target data stored in instrument memory

Writing of target data to instrument memory

Instrument diagnosis

Applicable instruments: CM-25cG and CM-M6

Checked characteristics: Repeatability, reproducibility, lamp output (CM-25cG)


Target data can be registered; main targets and working targets under main targets can be used

Manual input of colorimetric or spectral data possible

Data list

Listing of target data and sample data

Editing (delete, sort, average, copy&paste); display of Pass/Fail-Ratio; Visual Judgement result input function; Additional Data information inputting/listing function

External I/O

Importing/Exporting of data file(s) in original formats (extension: mesx)

Importing/Exporting of template file(s) in original formats (extension: mtpx)

Importing of SpectraMagic NX data files and templates

Importing/Exporting of Data in Text format

Exporting Data in XML, CSV or PDF format

Copy to Clipboard

Screen display

Number of files that can be opened simultaneously: 10

Number of files that can be stored in a file: 10.000

Detailed instrument status window

Tutorial "Precise Color Communication"

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