Filmgate 9

Filmgate is the worldwide leading RIP Software for chemical-free film production using inkjet printers for flexo-, offset- and screen printing in high-end quality.

  • Solution for comprehensive pre-press using digital printing systems
  • Consistenttly reproducible results and maximum reliability in production process due to unique ColorGATE MIM (media ink metamode) technology
  • Reliable end-to-end processing of composite PDF (PDF/X4) as well as separated PDF files
  • Predefined screening sets and linearizations for all popular inkjet printer series and screen rulings (up to 180lpi)
  • Innovative, integrated screening technology for almost any area of application: Custom Screen (Free definition of screen angles, dot forms and line resolutions), Super Rosette 2 (Sharp-edged, homogenous printed images resulting from screen angles of the highest precision), Frequency Screen (Frequency modulated screen with controllable dot size), Hybrid Screen 2 (Combines the advantages of the two screen technologies, Super Rosette 2 and Frequency Screen)
  • Full support of an unlimited amount of spot colors; individual sets and screening settings can also be defined for spot colors
  • Highly efficient ICC color management for color-accurate In-RIP separation
  • Adequate film material: CG Reprofilm HD and CG Screenfilm Waterbased are the ideal daylight media for high-end screen printing production.
  • For Productionserver, Filmgate is available as optional Filmgate Module (FGM)



Recommended for using one printer:

CPU: Intel / AMD Dual-Core 2 GHz+
RAM: ≥4 GB
Free disk space: 40 GB
Display resolution: 1280x1024

Recommended for using multiple printers:

CPU: Intel / AMD Quad-Core 2 GHz+
RAM: ≥8 GB
Free disk space: 80 GB
Display resolution: 1280x1024


Chinese (simplified, traditional); English; Finnish; French; German; Greek; Italian; Japanese; Polish; Portuguese; Russian; Spanish; Thai 

Installation and operation:

DVD drive for installation required; USB port for dongle required; LAN adapter, TCP/IP for network access required

Operating systems (32-Bit/64-Bit):

Microsoft Windows Vista (Business, Ultimate)
Microsoft Windows 7 (Professional, Enterprise, Ultimate)
Microsoft Windows 8 (Pro, Enterprise)
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Microsoft Windows Server 2012
(Apple Mac OS X 10.5.2 or later with Parallels Desktop 4.0 or later for Mac)

Minimum hardware requirements:

CPU: Intel Pentium 4 / AMD Athlon 64 3 GHz
RAM: ≥2 GB
Free disk space: 10 GB
Display resolution: 1280x1024
Interfaces:Parallel, Ethernet, TCP/IP, USB, Serial, SCSI, FireWire, TWAIN 

Filmgate 9