Nix Mini 3

Color Sensor


  • Instantly match to 200,000+ brand name paints
  • Instant RGB, HEX, CMYK + more
  • Premium subscriptions: Pantone, RAL and NCS
  • Scan immediately with no calibration required
  • Pairs with our free Nix Toolkit app (Download on the App Store and Google Play)

Splash Resistant

Wireless connectivity

Made in Canada

1 Year Warranty

Never second guess color again

Say hello to the most accurate, durable, and portable Mini yet. Our engineers have worked hard to create a mini color sensor that can be as adventurous as you are. With our 300%+ improved resolution, you can be sure to never let a color inspiration fade away again!

Real users, real reviews.

See what people are saying about the Nix Mini 3

A Game Changer!

Needed to match an old and unknown painted wall colour and was able to suggest a PERFECT match. Couldn’t believe it!

Great product

This is quickly becoming an indispensable tool for all Graphic Designers. Fantastic product from a great Canadian company.

This thing is so cool!!!

Was getting house ready for sale… did not think I could match the slightly off white colour of most of my walls… I was wrong! This little gadget found the PERFECT match when bringing a sample of the wall to the hardware store couldn’t.

Paintbrush in hand?

The perfect tool for interior designers, paint contractors, architects, and new homeowners

Scan it

From accent pillows to flower vases, our Nix Mini 3 will scan your inspiration to help you find the color you love.

Match it

After scanning your surface, you’ll be able to find the exact paint match you need in the Nix Toolkit app.

Paint it

Bring your idea to life! If you can envision it, the Nix Mini 3 will help you get there.

200,000+ paint colors and counting

We’ve partnered directly with the paint brands you know and love to build the industry’s largest and most accurate paint database. Just scan your color sample, and you’ll find the the perfect paint color match for your project. With the Nix Mini 3, you’ll have all brand fandecks in your pocket!
Check out the full list of available paint brands here.

Download at the App StoreGet it on Google Play

Fluent in Adobe?

The perfect tool for graphic designers, digital artists, photographers, and videographers

Scan it

Looking for the exact color used in a company sign? The Nix Mini 3 is the tool you’re looking for!

Convert it

Convert real-life colors to HEX for any Adobe software, WordPress webpage, and more.

Design it

Introduce the Nix Mini 3 and find more accurate results, while expediting your workflow!

Subscription options available for premium databases

A genuinely useful gadget for artists, designers, and paint-challenged homeowners.

There’s a definite need for a product like this, and the Nix Mini 3 works as advertised.

Rick Broida

Executive commerce editor, Yahoo Tech

The ultimate color tool


Discover best in class performance with 300%+ improved resolution – our highest resolution sensor yet. The Nix Mini 3 features the all new Nix calibration algorithm. Years of data collection have empowered our engineers to develop a highly efficient device offering unmatched accuracy housed within our patented diamond shape enclosure.


We have achieved an IPX4 rating on the Mini 3 by adding a waterproof USB-C port, a fully sealed gorilla glass lens and removed all remaining ports on the device. The enclosed internals on the Mini 3 offer effective protection in all conditions. Debris and splashes commonly found in harsh environments will not affect your ability to measure color when you need to.


Don’t be limited by where you want to go. Charge the Mini 3 with USB-C and take our long lasting state-of-the-art technology into any environment.

Expertly engineered,
award-winning technology

Additional app features

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Access shared colors.

Access color libraries that have been shared with you. Browse colors, search for colors, and view color details in the Nix Toolkit app.

Save and categorize.

Keep all your inspirational colors! Use the Nix Toolkit app to structure and organize your projects by color.

In the box

Mini 3 Line style Drawing

Nix Mini 3 Color Sensor

diagnostics tile

Diagnostics Tile

Soft USB-C

Nix Lanyard

See Nix in action


Camille and her Nix Mini 3 Color Sensor! Watch Camille master her projects with the Mini 3 Color Sensor, effortlessly finding the perfect color matches!

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