Fiery XF — Why upgrade?

Upgrading Fiery XF has never been easier or more rewarding.

The table below provides the key reasons to upgrade to the very latest version of Fiery® XF. Aways refer to the version Release Notes for full details of a release. Contact sales for more information.

Date Version Benefits of upgrading Fiery XF (Install the latest available version of each main release for access to all listed features)
July 20248.0.3*
(system requirements)
15 new supported printers
* Fiery Command WorkStation Package 7.0.0.621 and later is the required version to run with Fiery XF 8.0.3
May 20248.0.2*
(system requirements)
20+ new and updated printer drivers available
Media Size Correction support for all EFI [FAST DRIVE] printer drivers
FAST Processing support for CUDA enabled GPU cards with 3 GB memory or more
* Fiery Command WorkStation Package 7.0.0.521 and later is the required version to run with Fiery XF 8.0.2
March 20248.0.1*
(system requirements)
40+ new and updated printer drivers available
Multiple enhancements for Cut Marks Option supported devices
Transport Layer Security (TLS) 1.3 compatibility for Fiery Profile Online Updater
* Fiery Command WorkStation Package 7.0.0.490 and later is the required version to run with Fiery XF 8.0.1
December 20238.0*
(system requirements)
Fiery XF Cut Server version 3.0
900+ new supported cutters
250+ new printer drivers available
FAST Processing Option for job processing performance boosting
New Job Editor for enhanced usability and performance
Automated Fiery XF system backup
Enhanced server file management
* Fiery Command WorkStation Package 7.0.0.350 and later is the required version to run with Fiery XF 8.0
April 2023
7.3.3 add-on
10 new supported printers
Support for PANTONE® Formula Guide V5 (Coated and Uncoated) libraries
August 2022
7.3.3
50+ new supported printers
450+ new printer drivers available on request
Validation Print ISO 12647-8:2021 support for built-in spectrophotometers
New "Priority" workflow type
April 2022
7.3.2
20+ new supported printers
Validation Print ISO 12647-8:2021 support
Fogra PSD 2022 standard support
Trotec SP series cutter support
Material database connectivity to Eurosystem OptScout 8 driven cutters
Definable distance between cut marks and job
November 2021
7.3.1
50+ new supported printers
Windows 11 and Windows Server 2022 support
Adobe® PSB file format support
September 2021
7.3
180+ new supported printers
400+ printer drivers available on request
QR code support
Zünd ZCC Server material database connectivity
Flexible use of print and cut and cutting devices
Faster spot color job processing
"Intensify" clean colors mode
More accurate print previews
PrintWide 2020 ICC profile support
EFI Advanced Linearization available for more non-EFI printers
July 2020
7.2
20+ new supported printers
Fiery Ink Saving Option
Fiery Edge™ profiling technology for all supported printers
EFI ES-3000, Konica Minolta MYIRO-1, X-Rite® i1-Pro3, and i1-Pro3+ support
Adobe PDF Print Engine 5.x support (APPE 5)
Custom verification tolerance presets
Fogra PSD 2018 Media-Relative, Side-by-Side, and Spot Colors standards support
Summa F-Series, and Zünd D3 series cutter support
March 2019
7.1
70+ new supported printers
FAST DRIVE acceleration technology for EFI printers
Tiling enhancements
Nesting enhancements
Transparency printing improvements
Job Center and System Manager usability changes
64-bit operating system support
Barcode support for Colex cutters
Updated Dynamic rendering intent
May 2018
7.0
Fiery Command WorkStation client interface
New and updated supported printers
Client connection to multiple Fiery XF servers
Client connection to cutsheet and high-speed inkjet Fiery servers
FAST RIP acceleration technology for Fiery XF
Automatic, semi-automatic, and manual job workflow possibilities
Barcode creation for Esko i-Cut and Zünd G3 and S3 series cutters
Increased work areas for job management and editing
Additional language support:
Brazilian Portuguese, Czech, Dutch, Korean, Polish, Russian, Traditional Chinese, Turkish
Context sensitive interface
Faster tiling processing
Save job settings as workflows

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System requirements

  • Fiery XF 8.0 server (Windows® only):
    • Software
      • Microsoft Windows 10 (64-bit) and 11
      • Microsoft Windows Server 2016 (64-bit), 2019, and 2022
    • Hardware
      • Processor: Intel® Core™ i3 processor or above
      • 32 GB or more of RAM
      • 300 GB of available hard drive space
  • Fiery Command WorkStation macOS®
  • Fiery Command WorkStation Windows®
    • Software
      • Microsoft Windows 10 (64-bit) and 11
      • Microsoft Windows Server 2016 (64-bit), 2019, and 2022
    • Hardware
      • Intel® Core™ i3 processor or above
      • 4 GB of RAM, more recommended
      • 16 GB of available hard drive space
      • 1600 x 900 display