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Datacolor - Match Pigment

Smart color formulation

Datacolor Match Textile offers a variety of powerful formulation and correction capabilities with an improved user interface. It guarantees fast and accurate matches with the lowest-cost recipes for exhaust and continuous dyers alike.

Powered by Datacolor’s unique, patented technology SmartMatch®, and MatchCOM, a proprietary collection of advanced color formulation libraries, Datacolor Match Textile enhances accuracy and speed of recipe calculation, providing superior first-shot matches.

Increase productivity

  • Shorten formulation time with up to 50% increase in matching speed
  • Increase productivity with automatic transfer of multiple formulas to the dispenser queue
  • Speed decision making of optimal formulas based on clear summaries of customer specific criteria (contrast ratio, film thickness, etc.)
  • Improve match quality

    • Support greater custom/individual needs with flexible matching criteria options
    • Improve product quality by assuring colorant compatibility for customer use cases
    • Visually asses the ability to achieve a color using a specific set of colorants with gamut mapping view

    Ease of use

    • Streamline daily operations with enhanced user interface
    • Enable transfer of critical knowledge with the ability to add notes attached to formulas

    What you get:

    • Datacolor Match Pigment PLUS, Our “premiere” full-featured enterprise software, with superior matching and SmartMatch technology.
    • Datacolor Match Pigment, A powerful basic system including Datacolor TOOLS entry level.
    • Datacolor Match Pigment PLUS Workstation, Economical alternatives for shared database, terminal server or multiple system deployments, workstations provide all the color matching and formula management power of their parent products without the expense of colorant calibration and administrative modules.


    Component Minimum (stand alone) Recommended minimum 
(stand alone)
    Processor 1 GHz 32-bit (x86) 2 GHz Dual core
    Memory 8 GB RAM 8 GB RAM
    Free hard drive 500 GB 500 GB
    Video resolution 1024 x 768 16-bit 1024 x 768 True color
    Printer port USB or Parallel USB or parallel

    Technical specifications

    Features Comparison Pigment Plus Pigment Plus Workstation Pigment
    Match color and opacity simultaneously
    Intuitive data navigation with user management
    Optimize, score and sort recipes
    Colorant set calibration and administration -
    Smart calibration - -
    SmartMatch technology -
    Data exchange with retail Paint -
    Integrated quality control TOOLS Plus TOOLS Plus TOOLS Basic

    How Will Match Pigment 4 Transform Your Business?

    • Cosmetics & Personal Care
    • Polymers, Plastics and Rubbers
    • Powders & Pigments / Coating
    DatacolorFor more than 45 years, Datacolor mission is to empower our customers to make objective, cost-effective and smart color decisions that perfectly suit individual workflows. Over a million customers working in textile and apparel, paint and coatings, plastics, photography, design and many other industries trust Datacolor solutions. Over 80 of the top 100 textile and apparel brands selected Datacolor solutions, more than 10,000 business customers rely on Datacolor instruments and software daily and over one million photographers and creative specialists use Datacolor Spyder products.