ColorLite sph xs1

  • 100% Internet connectivity via Wireless LAN or Bluetooth 4.0
  • Same high resolution as a benchtop spectrophotometer
  • Ultra mobile
  • Intergrated Data-Matrix scanner
  • 60° gloss measurement optional
  • Easy to use
  • Long-life LED light source
  • Unibody aluminium casing
  • High quality „Made in Germany“


ColorLite present a new „state of the art“, ultra mobile, 45°/0° geometry, high resolution spectrophotometer in a pocket format. Connect direct to your colour refence database from anywhere in the world, using wireless LAN or tether to your smart phone with Bluetooth V4.0
The small sized instrument, made in Germany from a solid aluminium block, weighs just 270g. It is equipped with the latest high-definition technology allowing a high resolution spectral scan in 3.5nm steps in less than 1 second. The brilliant colour high contrast O-LED display makes a perfect user interface. The menu is simple and clear, so anyone can perform measurements fast and accurate. A further unique feature of the ColorLite XS1 is the integrated data-matrix and bar-code camera. This allows for fast effect sample identification and management.


Included in the delivery are:

•  BAM Certificate - BAM (Bundesanstalt für Materialforschung)
•  Carrying case with foam padding
•  Battery charger
•  USB cable



Flyer sph xs1:





Measurement Geometry 45°/0° circular according to DIN 5033
Illuminants D65, D55, D50, A, C, F11
2° and 10°
Measuring area 3.5 mm
Data Output/ Colour Scales XYZ, Yxy, dE CIE L*a*b*,
L*u*v*,  L*C*h, Hunter Lab
Remissions spektrum with cursor displaying wavelength and %, CIE-L*a*b* diagram incl. tolerance limits  
Quality Control Tolerance Limits and Colour
dE CIELab; dL, da, db; dL, du, dv; dL, dC, dh; Min/Max, PASS/FAIL dECMC (1:1 and 1:2), CIE dE94 Metameric-Index for D65/A and D65/F11 according to DIN 6172
Other Values Contrast: LRV (Light Reflectance Value) according to - BS 8493:2008 Various White-Index values
Various Yellowness-Index values Grey-Index
Spectral Light Source
Spectral and chromaticity measurement of light source such as LED’s – optional
Gloss value 60° according to DIN 67530
Scanner Data-Matrix and Bar-Code
Sample photos 350 colour photos to display
scanning position
dimension: 160 x 120 Pixel
Spectral Range
400 to 700nm
Holografic grating-Spectrometer FWHM** @ 500 nm < 10 nm
Scanning in 3.5 nm interval
115 steps per scan
Display High resolution O-LED colour
display: High contrast and low-power 1/4-VGA, 320 x 240 Pixel
Repeatability 0.03 dE CIELab (ideal conditions)
Light Source White and blue LED’s
Life span > 20 years
Scanning Time Complete measurement cycle with calculation and readout time: < 1 sec
Mean calculation of 1 to 20 individual measurements with colour values and standard deviation statistics displayed
Calibration With white standard certified by the Federal Institute for Materials Research (Bundesanstalt for Materialforschung -BAM), Optional - 2-stage calibration with working standard
Memory Memory for 1000 standard colours Memory for 1000 colour values Memory for 300 spektra (400-700nm / 3.5nm)
Memory for 350 sample-photos
(160 x 120 Pixel)
Power Supply Lithium Polymer-Akku
Charging time 1.5 hours
Upload Standards from PC Yes
Standards loaded by
- list with Best-Match tool
- index-no.
- entering name
PC and Internet
USB 2.0
Bluetooth© V.4.0
Wireless LAN
Dimensions Device with battery:
120mm x 70mm x 32mm, 270g
Ambient temperature: 15°C to 45°C Relative humidity: max. 85% non-condensing