• Webcode: 279843 • Mfr: S5EL100
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Product Highlights
  • Calibrates Monitors to Industry Color Reference Standard
  • Laptop, Desktop Monitors, Front Projectors & StudioMatch Assistant Compatibility
  • 5 Ambient Light Settings Room Light Monitoring
  • Unlimited Choice of Calibration Settings
  • Lens Cap Counterweight & Integrated Tripod Mount Mount
  • 7 Filter/Detector Colourimeter
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See, Share, and Print Images, Just as You Intended

As the window to your digital photography, your monitor is a tool you need to be able to trust. If your monitor color isn’t accurate, how can you edit your photos properly, or get your screen to match your prints? You can’t. Spyder5 will solve all of that in 5 minutes or less.


Expert Colour Accuracy

Expert colour calibration for laptops, desktops and projectors with room light monitoring and unlimited settings for gamma, white point and advanced gray balancing, for ultimate control of your colour workflow.

True colours – on screen and in print

Break free from the frustration of your prints not matching your screen. Spyder5ELITE determines optimal monitor brightness so you can see the fine shadow details and highlights in your photos, ensuring your edited images match your prints.

Room Light Monitoring

Spyder5ELITE has an integrated room light sensor that continually measures your unique lighting conditions and alerts you if there’s been a change among five ambient light levels. You can then choose to either modify your calibration settings or adjust your room lighting, to assure optimal colour accuracy, both on screen and in print.

Easy to Use

Spyder5ELITE’s calibration process is fast and easy. A step-by-step wizard with additional advanced options, guides you through the calibration process, then through evaluating your image. Evaluate your monitor’s colour accuracy monthly using CheckCAL and then if needed, run ReCAL to recalibrate in minutes. In terms of calibration tools, it doesn’t get any easier.

Tomorrow’s Technology

Next generation Spyder technology comes with a colourimeter that is compact, portable and protected. We’ve redesigned Spyder’s patented 7-detector optical engine to deliver up to a 55% improvement in tonal response, resulting in more accurate shadow detail and smoother gradients.

Personalized “Before and After” with SpyderProof

See the nuances that matter most with a “Before and After” evaluation of your calibration results in full screen mode using your own photograph, or with a professional Datacolor composite image. The choice is yours. Designed for the way photographers work, SpyderProof gives you confidence that your displays achieve precise colour accuracy.

Advanced Control for Matching Multiple Displays

SpyderMatch and SpyderTune are two advanced features that allow you to fine-tune all of your studio monitors by matching Brightness, White Point, and Gamma. These controls give you the ultimate flexibility to make each of your monitors look identical.

Expert Control

With features like fine-tune gray calibration and unlimited choices for gamma, white point, and luminance, Spyder5ELITE gives you the ultimate control in colour calibration resulting in a perfectly calibrated monitor. Whether you use the simple step-by-step wizard or the Expert Console, you can be confident that you are using the best tool available to ensure the colours you see on screen are accurate and your prints match.

What's Included

  • Spyder5 Colorimeter
  • Welcome Card with software download link and warranty registration
  • Software Serial Number
  • Eco-friendly reusable storage box


Product Specifications


Detailed Specifications
Software Wizard, Interactive help, Expert Console Suite of expert features
Calibration Settings Unlimited choices, user-defined an Rec. 709 for videography
Multiple Monitor Support Laptop, Desktop monitors, Front projectors, StudioMatch Assistant
Before and After Calibration Evaluation Standard Datacolour Image, Imported User Images (Full Screen Mode)
Room Light Monitoring 5 Ambient Light Settings
Fast Recalibration Option Yes
Spyder5 Colourimeter 7 Filter/ Detector
Aperture Size 27 mm
Encapsulated Optical Module Yes
Sensor Lens Cap  Yes
Initial Calibration Time 5 Minutes
Recalibration Time 2.5 Minutes
Mounting Methods Lens cap Counterweight or Integrated Tripod mount

Questions & Answers

Datacolor Spyder5 ELITE

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