SilverFast 6.6

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SilverFast Product Family
Features and functional differences
SilverFast file reader versions
Imaging software, independent of hardware (scanner, camera or printer)
SilverFast scanner versions
Scansoftware for specific scanner
User InterfaceHDR StudioHDRAi StudioAiSE PlusSE
2-Level User Interface (Standard / Expert)  
3-Part Output Histogram  
Basic Dialogue (switchable to Standard Dialogue)    
Densitometer: 1 point or 4 points444411
Display RGB or CMYK Channels  
CorrectionHDR StudioHDRAi StudioAiSE PlusSE
AACO, Auto Adaptive Contrast Optimisation   
Descreening: scaleable dialogue with preview / dialogue with preview / presets and manually / - / -
+ auto screendetection and text protection
- / / - / - / -
+ auto screendetection and text protection
- / / -- / - /
+ auto screendetection
- / - /
GANE®, Grain and Noise elimination: full dialogue / limited dialogue / -
scaleable dialogue
/ - / -
scaleable dialogue
/ - / -
scaleable dialogue
- /
MidPip, Neutralising Pipette: number of points444411
MultiExposure® (optional, hardware depending)  
(optional, hardware depending)
 
(optional, hardware depending)
 
Multisampling: with pixel alignment / hardware based   / / / - /
hardware depending
NegaFix®, Negative film optimization: CCR / preset profiles for negatives / adjustable profiles / / / / / / / / / / - / / -
SC2G, Selective Colour to Grey conversion
only presets
SCC®, Layers and masks444411
SRD®, Smart Removal of Defects: full dialogue with n masks and layers / limited dialogue (1 layer)4 / -4 / -4 / -4 / -- / - /
iSRD®, infrared Smart Removal of Defects, limited dialogue (hardware depending)    
iSRD®, infrared Smart Removal of Defects, unlimited dialogue (hardware depending)    
USM, Unsharp masking: scaleable dialogue with preview / dialogue with preview / presets / - / -- / / - / - / -- / / - / - / -- / / -
Color ManagementHDR StudioHDRAi StudioAiSE PlusSE
Full Colour Management and ICC-Workflow / limited Colour Management and ICC-Workflow / - / - / - / -- / - /
IT8-Calibration (Auto IT8 with 6.5.0r6): included / optional / -- / - /
(hardware depending)
- /
(hardware depending)
  
Kodachrome profile embedded (depending on scanner - please check homepage)   
Printer-Calibration (optional with 6.6.0r1; only in combination with IT8-Calibration possible)  
(optional, hardware depending)

(optional, hardware depending)
  
Softproof CMYK  
Softproof RGB  
Printing FeaturesHDR StudioHDRAi StudioAiSE PlusSE
Print options: simple / PrinTao (simple mode with copy function) / PrinTao (enhanced print option with layout functionalities) / - / / / -- / - / / - / -- / / - / - / -
PhotoProof®, always optional     
ProductivityHDR StudioHDRAi StudioAiSE PlusSE
Auto frame alignment and rotation    
Hot-Folder (optional)
optional
     
ColorServer (optional)
optional
     
Enhanced zoom concept    
JobManager  
Renaming    
Zoom: standard (via magnifyer button) / flexible (cia Ctrl-click or pop-up selection) / / / / - / - / -
Supported Input/Output FormatsHDR StudioHDRAi StudioAiSE PlusSE
RAW data formats of supported cameras    
Adobe® DNG input format    
64 Bit HDRi TIFF (only with scanners supporting iSRD)  
48 Bit RGB TIFF: with / without SilverFast adjustments / / / / - / - /
48 Bit RGB JPEG2000: with / without SilverFast adjustments /   /  - /  
32 Bit CMYK TIFF