Monday, August 26, 2019

Easels go interactive

Jul 19. 2019
Facebook Twitter

By The Nation

986 Viewed

Wacom, the Japanese maker of tablets especially designed for casual artists and professionals, has just introduced the Cintiq 22 to the market.

The device has a 21.5-inch screen with full HD resolution for clear details as well as an anti-glare coating with reduced parallax to help minimize distractions and replicate a pen-to-paper-like feel. Its display has a 210 cd/m² brightness rating, 1000:1 static contrast ratio, wide 178° viewing angles, and support for up to 16.7 million colours with 72 per cent NTSC color coverage.

The Cintiq 22 comes with a Wacom Pro Pen 2, a natural and precise stylus that has four times the pressure sensitivity (8192 pressure levels) and accuracy compared to its previous version. The Wacom Pro Pen 2 is designed for graphical tablets and provides you with smooth and responsive writing or drawing experience.

The Cintiq 22 features 8192 levels of pressure sensitivity; 60-degree tilt recognition, two side buttons, and virtually lag-free tracking. It’s also built with Electro-Magnetic Resonance (EMR) technology for battery-free use. Aside from the Pro Pen 2, a set of accessories are included such as a pen holder, replacement nibs, and a nib removal tool. User can connect the tablet to a Mac or Windows computer via HDMI and USB 2.0 cables.

Tags:
Facebook Twitter
More in Ed & Tech
Editor’s Picks
Top News