Wacom has reintroduced a smaller model of its Intuos Professional graphics pill for designers and artists on smaller budgets – or who need one thing moveable to take with them to freelance gigs, espresso outlets, consumer conferences or elsewhere.
Wacom’s pro-level graphics tablets used to come back in three sizes: Small, Medium and Giant – with drawing areas roughly equal to A5, A4 and A3. On the final refresh, the range was condensed to Medium and Large – although Wacom did introduce a Paper Version of each that permits you to draw on paper to create digital drawings. Learn our information to the best drawing tablets.
Wacom Intuos Professional Small 2019
Now Small is again. And whereas it’s the about identical dimension because the earlier Small mannequin, it has a bigger drawing space of 160x100mm.
The Intuos Professional Small has most of the identical options because the Medium and Giant fashions presently out there – although there’s no Paper Version. It makes use of Wacom’s Professional Pen 2, which permits for 8,096 ranges of stress sensitivity – and there’s full multi-touch help for gestural management too.
There’s a TouchRing for adjusting brush sizes, sliders and gradients – plus six ExpressKey buttons (in comparison with eight on the Medium and Giant fashions) for rapidly triggering shortcuts with no need to the touch your pc’s keyboard.
The Intuos Professional Small connects to your Mac or Home windows PC wirelessly, and could be charged utilizing USB-C.
As with the bigger fashions, the Intuos Professional Small helps the extra pens you should purchase, together with the Professional Pen 3D for 3D artists and the Apple Pencil-like Professional Pen Slim.
The Wacom Intuos Professional Small prices £199/€229.90/US$249.95 – in comparison with £329.99/€379.90/$379.95 for the Medium and £449.99/€529.90/$499.95 for the Giant.
You should buy the Intuos Professional Small from Wacom or Amazon world wide – plus Best Buy and B&H Photo within the US. Watch out if trying to find it, because the older model remains to be out there on the likes of Amazon and elsewhere – test the specs, if it helps solely 2,092 ranges of stress help then its the older mannequin.
The corporate has additionally just lately launched a low-cost model of its Cintiq pill show to stave off competitors from cheaper Chinese language rivals. Learn our Wacom Cintiq review and our information to the best Cintiq alternatives.