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Type: Term
ColorGeek factor: unrated
A press, press run or printer that applies 6 colors to the paper. This is commonly the 4 process colors (CMYK) and 2 additional spot colors.

6-color can also refer to one of several Hi-Fidelity printing methods in which 2 additional process colors are added to a modified set of CMYK inks. The gamut for this output can be considerably larger.

See Also

Term: Color Separations
Term: CMYK Cyan, Magenta, Yellow, Black
Term: Process color
Term: Spot color