Onyx Graphics, Inc. today announced they will unveil ONYX 19 exclusively at FESPA Digital in Munich, Germany.
Following the successful sneak preview which impressed visitors at ISA Las Vegas, USA last month, visitors to the Onyx Graphics stand at FESPA will see the full product which introduces the Spark Engine and DeviceLink+, specially designed to reach new heights on all print applications including soft-signage and textile.
Building upon the award-winning ONYX 18.5 software, winner of several top product awards throughout 2018 for best colour management and best RIP and print workflow solution, ONYX 19 introduces the Spark Engine, a new performance platform built for massive advances in speed, performance and reliability; and DeviceLink+, an all-new system of colour management controls to achieve consistent colour across an entire site. “ONYX 19 is the culmination of 30 years of innovation in the wide-format print industry,” Says Kevin Murphy, President and CEO of Onyx Graphics, Inc. “With unrivalled speed and performance from the new Spark Engine, coupled with next generation colour management using DeviceLink+, Print Service Providers can reach new heights using ONYX 19.”
The Spark Engine introduces advanced compression algorithms, a threading pipeline and new rendering technology for RIP speed increases up to 200%, printer performance increases up to 400% and Step and Repeat performance up to 600%. In addition, visitors will get a first-hand view on how to build iccMAX v5 profiles and choose between three new dot patterns for the smoothest output on all wide-format print applications.
The next major release is expected to be publically available following FESPA Digital this summer. Onyx Graphics, Inc. is recommending the purchase or renewal of an ONYX Advantage subscription which will guarantee upgrade to the new version. The ONYX Advantage programme gives ONYX software users an easy way to keep their software current and secure their investment. It provides product upgrades, new printer drivers and access to on-demand training and support videos. As part of this reveal, Onyx Graphics is offering free attendance to the show through their website: www.onyxgfx.com.