Wacom Cintiq 24HD reviews
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Monkeesblood, UK GraphicDesigner | Illustrator
- Good points:
It's an amazing peice of hardware, it's so well designed and put together. It oozes quality and improves drawing skill over time and productivity goes through the roof, what took you 30 mins on the Intuos 4, now takes 10 to 15 mins on the Cintiq. There is notjing to get used to like when using Intuos 4, the hand eye co-ordination is as natural as drawing on paper, and that's it's charm and it's major selling point for me.
You get what you pay for... you do not look at it and think, "hmmm, Wacom; that could have been better.." It's superb, top quality & top marks!
- Bad points:
One small thing, and this is probably just me... but it seems you have loads of express keys at first, but considering on the Intuos 4 XL you have 8 keys plus the 'Touch Ring' [giggle] on the left side (or right depending on preference) - so with a mere 5 on the cintiq, there's three missing for me, as alternatively you need to stop drawing and use your drawing hand for other right hand side express shortcuts. But honestly....it's no biggy... the Cintiq 24 HD is a very wise investment for any creative.
Make sure you get your contents insurance sorted out to accommodate for this pricey doodle gadget! ;)
|Ease of use||10.0|
|Value for money||10.0|
Confirmed purchase: 14 Mar 2012
Lee, Bedfordshire Illustrator
- Good points:
- This is a stunning piece of kit, it's already transformed my work method. It really can't help doing that, as it's so big! The desk-overhang position is really comfortable, and it really does feel like a proper drawing board. Takes a little getting used to from just using a standard tablet, as sometimes your hand gets in the way of toolbars etc but of course, you just have to rearrange your desktop. I draw a lot of comics/line illustration, and even from the point of view of cleaning up a scanned image, it clearly saves time and is much better than the hand-eye coordination that I spent a lot of time trying to perfect using the standard Wacom tablet version. Expensive but worthwhile.
- Bad points:
- Expensive, but it's that kind of a unit. Its main drawback - particularly setting up - is, as everyone mentions, its extraordinary weight. It uses a counterweight system which works very well, but by gum it's HEAVY! I'm a fairly robust bloke, but it's at the extreme end of what I can move unassisted. I staggered upstairs with it and really felt my arm muscles for days afterwards. It's also a little like a deck chair in its awkwardness when moving, and I really would recommend two-person lifting. A sturdy desk is required!
Confirmed purchase: 06 Apr 2012
|Depth in cm||90.5|
|Width in cm||36.0|
|Height in cm||77.0|
For spectacular graphic design of the highest quality, look no further than the Wacom Cintiq 24HD Graphics Tablet.
The Cintiq 24HD will satisfy even the most professional of designers with immaculate levels of quality and plenty to offer in the way of animation, game development, industrial design, 3D design, and visual effects.
With a resolution of 1,920 × 1,200 and lively display, the Wacom Cintiq 24HD brings your graphics to the forefront and helps you appreciate the full quality of any imagery.
With an included stylus pen you can get drawing onscreen immediately without having to worry about requiring any tools or additional devices.
An impressive 2,048 levels of pressure sensitivity give you the impact on your graphic design that you require in order to produce the very best in high quality pictures.
Back to the drawing board
Do not be concerned about comfort as an included stand supports the large 24" widescreen, providing a comfortable workspace for creating graphical designs!
Move the Cintiq 24HD away from your desk for a more relaxed feeling when drawing if you want to vary your user experience, much more like a sketching board.
Configure your graphic design tool, making it your own with ten individually configurable ExpressKeys, allowing for great customisation.
For the complete package in graphic design combined with staggering imagery the Wacom Cintiq 24HD Graphics Tablet is the one for you.
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