Wacom has recently officially announced a new business-oriented tablet at the CES 2015, namely the Wacom Cintiq Companion 2. It is designed for used by professional creators of digital content, which need a high-resolution and precision graphics. Alongside modern updates professionals need, the Cintiq Companion 2 touchscreen tablet provides an adjustable stand (4-position) to offers better usefulness in different position.
New device doesn’t matter about left-handed or right-handed for professional artists and designers, according company, which based on ergonomically design. Good point, Wacom Cintiq Companion 2 tablet is capable to work with both Mac and PC machine.
Rounding on the specs sheet, it packs a 13.3-inch display with a resolution of WQHD 2560 x 1440 pixel as well as advanced controls such as the ‘ultra-fine precision’ Wacom Pro-Pen and multi touch. That’s support for 2048 pressure sensitivity levels combined with tilt recognition. Well, artists and designers will get some experience a ‘pen on paper’ level of interaction.
Besides standalone Windows 8 tablet, the Wacom 13.3-inch Cintiq Companion 2 can be act as a secondary display when you’ve connect it with a computer. There is also some additional controls, which Wacom called it as ExpressKeys. Under the hood, lies on the Intel processor and Windows 8.1 operating system. It’s got 4GB to 16GB of RAM, while the solid state storage is 64GB, 128GB, 256GB, and 512GB. The professional-oriented tablet has dimensions of 14.7 x 9.9 x 0.6 inches and weighs 1.75 kg.
The Wacom 13.3 inch Cintiq Companion 2 Windows tablet is expected to be hit the streets sometime in February. Asking about price, it could be £1199.99 (64GB model), £1299.99 (128GB), £1599.99 (256GB), and £1999.99 (512GB).
Source: Press Release