Feb 25, 2020
The Wacom Cintiq 22HD specs are primarily designed to meet the needs of professional photographers, designers, and other creative artists. Featuring a 21-inch full HD screen, it allows sketching, pai...Read More
The test XP-Pen Artist22 vs Wacom Cintiq 22HD is the comparison of a mid-level XP-Pen and a high-end Wacom Cintiq drawing tablet. They both have the built-in screen, the same pressure sensitivity (that is standard for most tablets), basic resolution, and a pen-like stylus. The devices come with the IPS displays to let enjoy their wide viewing angles and perfect colors. This test permitted to find out and to compare the features that can explain the tablets’ different prices.
The check of Wacom Cintiq 22HD vs XP-Pen Artist22 has dealt with the number of buttons first – Wacom Cintiq 22HD’s 16 buttons versus XP-Pen Artist22’s 5 ones that are on the bottom in the right corner of its display. Half of Wacom Cintiq 22HD’s buttons are on the side and allow having shortcuts to any occasions. Besides, it is possible to set hotkeys and shortcuts according to the certain app. This model also has setting options to customize both display and stylus.
XP-Pen Artist22 has one more button on the rear panel to control volume. Both Wacom Cintiq 22HD and XP-Pen Artist22 has a movable stand that supports the gadget well and can slide up and down. XP-Pen Artist22’s plastic stand has rubber nozzles on its 4 feet. Its built-in speakers are on the back panel.
The tablets have built-in multi-touch to make drawing more interactive because you can use both pen and buttons and your fingers to work more fruitful. The toggling between the stylus and multi-touch is fast and easy. Besides, Wacom Cintiq 22HD has its brand electromagnetic resonance tech to make the touchscreen more responsive.
XP-Pen Artist22’s stylus is rechargeable with 2 hotkeys on it that replace the express buttons and can be set to 9 functions – “erase”, “move”, “zoom”, etc. Wacom Cintiq 22HD’s pen is battery-free, small, and sleek with a rubberized grip on the top. It is close to a common pen to make the process easier for the artist that are into both digital and traditional drawing. Wacom Cintiq’s stylus needs adjustments via Wacom Properties menu before using.
Wacom Cintiq 22HD
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