Nix device comparison

Feature

  • Size comparison
  • Physical attributes
  • Most common users + use cases
  • Accuracy / performance
  • # of sensor channels
  • Output format
  • # of LEDs
  • Rechargeable battery life

Nix Mini
$99 USD

  • Nix Mini
  • Physical attributes
    • Smaller than a ping pong ball
    • Fits in your pocket
    • Ultrasonically welded plastic enclosure
    • No moving parts
    • Gorilla glass lens
    • Extremely durable
  • Most common users + use cases
    • Paint contractors
    • Interior designers
    • Architects
    • Graphic designers
  • Accuracy / performance
    • 90%+ hit rate on common paint decks
    • No user calibration required
    • automatic high resolution temperature compensation
  • # of sensor channels

    3 (XYZ diffraction grating)

  • Output format

    CIEXYZ, CIELAB, LCH(ab), RGB, CMYK, and more.

    Illuminant: D50, D65

    Observer: 2°, 10°

  • # of LEDs

    2x High-performance, high-CRI, broad-spectrum, White)

  • Rechargeable battery life

    3,000+ scans per charge

Nix Pro
$349 USD

  • Nix Pro
  • Physical attributes
    • Smaller than a tennis ball
    • Ultrasonically welded plastic enclosure
    • No moving parts
    • Gorilla glass lens
    • Extremely durable
  • Most common users + use cases
    • Manufacturing & Color Quality Control
    • Print/Packaging
    • Textiles
    • Custom color databases
    • Professional designers
    • Architects
  • Accuracy / performance
    • 94%+ hit rate on common paint decks
    • No user calibration required
    • automatic high resolution temperature compensation
  • # of sensor channels

    3 (XYZ diffraction grating)

  • Output format

    CIEXYZ, CIELAB, LCH(ab), RGB, CMYK, and more.

    Illuminant: D50, D65

    Observer: 2°, 10°

  • # of LEDs

    4x (2x 5000k and 2x 6500k High-performance, high-CRI, broad-spectrum, White)

  • Rechargeable battery life

    5,000+ scans per charge

Nix Spectro
$1,299 USD

  • Nix Spectro
  • Physical attributes
    • Smaller than a tennis ball
    • Aluminum enclosure with tough black powder coating
    • No moving parts
    • Gorilla glass lens
    • Extremely durable
  • Most common users + use cases
    • Manufacturing & Color Quality Control
    • Print/Packaging
    • Textiles
    • Paints & Coatings
    • Cosmetics
    • Food & Agriculture
    • Plastics
    • Medical
  • Accuracy / performance
    • 96%+ hit rate on common paint decks
    • Includes individual calibration certification
    • Includes white ceramic calibration tile
  • # of sensor channels

    288 pixel diode array (Diffraction grating)

  • Output format

    31 channel 10nm spectral data (400nm-700nm)

    Evaluated according to ASTM E308-18 CIEXYZ, CIELAB, LCH(ab), RGB, CMYK, and more.

    Illuminant: A, C, D50, D55, D65, D75, F2, F7, F11

    Observer: 2°, 10°

  • # of LEDs

    8x (4x 5000k, High-performance, high-CRI, broad-spectrum, White, 2x violet, 2x ultra-violet)

  • Rechargeable battery life

    5,000+ scans per charge

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