Fiery Color Profiler Suite — Why upgrade?

Upgrading your Fiery Color Profiler Suite has never been easier or more rewarding.

The table below provides the key benefits of upgrading from the last 17 major releases to the very latest version of Fiery® Color Profiler Suite. When upgrading to the latest version of Color Profiler Suite, it's highly recommended that you upgrade your Fiery Command WorkStation too which also brings you many great benefits — and, they are completely free of charge!

Find out how to get to the latest version of Fiery Color Profiler Suite.

Date Version Benefits of upgrading Fiery Color Profiler Suite
May 20245.7*
(system requirements)
Ricoh Auto Color Adjuster support
*Recommended version to work with Fiery Command WorkStation 7.0
December 20235.6.1*
(system requirements)
Compatibility with TLS 1.3 and compliance with NIST SP 800-52 for Transport Layer Security (TLS) implementation
*Recommended version to work with Fiery Command WorkStation 7.0
October 20235.6*
(system requirements)
Support of verification against the Fogra55 (CMYKOGV) color reference
dE values available on G7 reports in Fiery Verify
Optional practical and/or mathematical profile verification as part of the creation process
Superior saturation and detail from enhanced Fiery Edge gamut mapping
Option for black-only gray balance control
Improved read-error detection for handheld and scanning measurement instruments
*Recommended version to work with Fiery Command WorkStation 7.0
June 20235.5.1Faster G7 Grayscale calibration pass results
Fully-automated G7 calibration for inline measurement instruments
Support for the Fiery Edge Exclusive v2 1902 patch layout which provides near-4028 patch-set accuracy
Fiery Verify allows the remeasuring of verification wedges in Fiery XF workflows
Full demo mode for exploring Color Profiler Suite features and Fiery integration without a measurement instrument or license
December 20225.5Support for macOS 13 (native M1 and M2 compatibility)
Subset profiling (CMYK+X profile creation includes CMYK profile in addition)
On-the-fly switching between strip and patch measurements
TECHKON SpectroDens support
EFI ES-3000 usability improvement
Media Profile Optimization (faster alternative to Device Link optimization)
April 20225.4.2Support for the Fogra PSD 2022 target tolerance sets and verification presets
Average of 7 times faster application start time (depends on licensed measurement instrument)
Support for the Japan Color Control Strip for "on-demand" measurements in Fiery Measure
December 2021 5.4.1Support for the latest DIN/ISO 12647-8:2021 tolerance sets for validation
October 20215.4Support for macOS 12
Windows Server 2022 support
Windows 11 support
Fiery Edge™ interface enhancements
G7 Press and G7 Proof verification presets — with and without SCCA (Relative)
Definable patch size measurements
G7 Verifier, P2P 25Xa, and P2P51 official chart support in Fiery Verify
Long edge profile chart generation and reading
PrintWide2020.icc profile support
ICC 4 profile creation support
November 20205.3.3Support for macOS 11
On-demand readings of IDEAlliance and FOGRA media wedges in Fiery Verify
"No-ruler measurements" support for EFI ES-3000 and X-Rite i1Pro3
Support for the Konica Minolta MYIRO-9
July 20205.3.2Updated G7 Grayscale and Targeted tolerance sets in Fiery Verify
Support for the new 1617 (CGATS IT8.7/5) profiling patch layout
Support for the latest Fogra PSD 2018 tolerance sets for validation
Optimization for multicolour (CMYK+X) device link output profiles
Support for the Xerox Full Width Array (FWA) measurement instrument
March 20205.3.1Support for the EFI™ ES-3000 spectrophotometer
Support for the X-Rite i1Pro3 spectrophotometer
Support for the X-Rite i1iO3 scanning table
Support for Fogra PSD 2018
January 20205.3Support for macOS 10.15 (Catalina)
Support for the Konica Minolta MYIRO-1
Fiery Verify enhancements:
- On-demand verification
- Patch measurement support
- Flexible comparison of profiles and measurement files
- Label creation and more
Fiery® Edge™ profiling technology enhancements:
- Even better protection of skin tones
- Improved gamut mapping for better lightness of mapped colors
September 20195.2Introduction of Fiery Edge color profiling technology:
Smoother color transitions and blends
Enhanced shadow detail in neutral and chromatic areas
Better blacks for more dynamic range
More image definition, depth, and clarity
Superior rendering of RGB images containing blues and reds
Support for up to 8 color channels
Support for the X-Rite i1Pro3+
June 20185.1Introduction of Fiery Verify
Printer Match enhancements
- Improved capacity to match multiple printers over time
- Create server presets for matching
Support for the Barbieri LFP qb
Color verification workflow
April 20185.0Printer Match G7 enhancements:
- G7 calibration workflow support for up to 5 Fiery servers
- Neutral-appearance G7 calibration (even before profiling)
Support for the Konica Minolta FD-9 spectrophotometer
Color Verifier presets for FOGRA51, FOGRA52, and GRACOL2013
Color Profiler Suite added to Fiery Software Manager
Select CMYK source profile for Preset creation
July 20164.9Built-in G7 calibration (including simple iterative workflow to achieve G7 compliance)
Multi-channel profiling for high-speed inkjet presses
Server-based licensing and IQ-501 inline device support for Konica Minolta
macOS support for Konica Minolta FD-9
Support for ISO 12647-7:2016
Support for macOS 10.12
March 20164.8Windows support for Konica Minolta FD-9
Support for EFI ES-6000 spectrophotometer
Support for P2P25 and P2P51 targets in Fiery Measure
June 20154.7Verification wizard (easily verify prints against industry standards)
Introduction of Fiery Measure (unifies measurement experience across applications)
Support for Barbieri Specto Swing, Pad and LFP
Support for Simplified Chinese language
December 20144.6Introduction of Fiery Express Profiler (a single wizard for calibration and profile creation)
Printer Profiler touch point to calibrations (use existing, re-create existing, create new calibration)
Support of M1 and M2 measurement modes for the X-Rite i1iO table
Support for Fogra PSD Print Check
Support for IDEAlliance ISO 12647-7 Control Wedge 2013
Support for GRACoL and SWOP 2013 characterization data
Support for Russian, Turkish, Czech, Polish, and Korean languages
November 20134.5Introduction of Printer Match (color match up to 5 Fiery Driven™ printers)
Color Verifier Assistant for system verifications
Maximum GCR (better neutral rendering, enhanced precision, less toner/ink consumption)
All new Profile Inspector (inspect up to 5 profiles)
Online help
Profiling for specific lighting conditions
Support for the Konica Minolta FD-5BT spectrophotometer
Device Linker enhancement for more efficient G7 matching
February 20134.146-patch and 4028-patch profiling layout charts
Integrated workflows for Fiery XF users
Print color swatches after optimizing spot colors
Expanded Gamma setting for monitor profiling

Find out how to get to the latest version.

Upgrading Fiery Command WorkStation brings benefits too.

At the same time as upgrading your Color Profiler Suite it's recommended that you upgrade your Fiery Command WorkStation to the latest version too. Below are the benefits of upgrading to the latest versions:

Date Version Benefits of upgrading Fiery Command WorkStation
October 20237.0*Dark Mode for macOS
Customize Server List enhancements
Integrated Fiery ColorGuard client
Job History
Fiery Account
Spot Pro variations, spot color checkup, and job-based spot color edits
Custom imposition for Duplo DC-648 finisher with Fiery Impose
JobMaster™ page-level scaling and offset
*Recommended version to work with Fiery Color Profiler Suite 5.6
May 20226.8Selective settings job presets
EFI™ IQ™ cloud services integration
Reorderable server list
Paper catalog favorites
Ruler guides and visible printable area in Fiery ImageViewer
Fiery Edge™ spot color processing
Job Properties and usability enhancements
July 20216.7macOS 12 support
Windows Server 2022 support
Windows 11 support
Search across all Fiery servers
Job tagging automation with server presets
Fiery FreeForm Create support in Fiery Hot Folders
Fiery Central support (single printer group)
Enhanced spot color editing
ImageViewer page-level edits
November 20206.6macOS 11 support
Advanced Search
Raster Curve Editor
Hot Folders restore with paths
More color settings in Quick Access
Notifications
Move To, Copy To
Spot Pro and makeready multitasking
Contact information on Spot Pro swatch pages
ImageViewer mirror preview
ImageViewer global curve adjustments
EFI ES-3000 support
Adobe Acrobat DC subscription support
Easy connection to EFI™ IQ™
Dongle-free Fiery Impose and Fiery Compose
March 20206.5macOS 10.15 support
Job Tags
Collapsible panes
What's new pop-up
Fiery-specific help documentation
Fiery makeready application multi-tasking
Fiery ImageViewer enhancements
Fiery Spot Pro enhancements
Mouse scroll wheel support
Fiery Compose free trials
June 20196.4Fiery FreeForm Create ready
Spot Pro ready
Job Properties performance improvements
Fiery Health Monitor
Auto reconnect to disconnected servers
Fiery Smart Search
Share Command WorkStation settings with other clients
November 20186.3Native 64-bit application
HiDPI monitor support
Export current view for print data analysis
Performance improvements for Fiery XF users
In-software link to EFI Smart Support
Fiery Color Profiler Suite 5.1 ready
Fiery JobFlow 2.5 ready

Fiery Command WorkStation is available to all Fiery users at no additional charge. Download the latest version now, or view client installation specifications.

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System requirements:

  • Memory: 4 GB of available RAM
  • Hard drive space: 4 GB of available HDD
  • USB: 1 USB 2.0 port
  • Minimum monitor resolution:
    • Windows®: 1280 x 1024
    • macOS®: 1280 x 1024
  • OS support:
    • Windows 10 (64-bit only), 11
    • Windows 2022
    • macOS 10.15, 11, 12, 13