Wacom introduces a Windows 8.1-powered Cintiq Companion 2 tablet, available February 2015

Wacom introduces Windows 8.1 Cintiq Companion 2 tablets available February 2015

Wacom announced the Cintiq Companion 2, a Windows 8.1 tablet for digital content designers and artists who require the best stylus experience on Earth. The Cintiq Companion 2 has a 13.3-inch WQHD 2560×1440 display with its Pro Pen, which gives you 2048 levels of pressure sensitivity and tilt recognition. Wacom promises limited glare and a realistic “pen-on-paper” feel to its Cintiq Companion 2 Windows 8.1 tablets.

The Cintiq Companion 2 can also connect to your PC or Mac to function as a primary or secondary display with the Pro Pen. Wacom expects to make the Cintiq Companion 2 tablets available in its Wacom eStore in February 2015.

The Cintiq Companion 2 will be available at the Wacom eStore in several configurations this February.  The Cintiq Companion 2 will be available for PCs with Windows 7 or later; available for Macs with OS X 10.8 or later.

Wacom introduces Windows 8.1 Cintiq Companion 2 tablets available February 2015

There are 4 different models:  

  • The Entry version with 64GB SSD will be $1,299.99 (US)
  • The Value version with 128GB SSD will be $1,599.99 (US)
  • The Standard version with 256GB SSD will be $1,999.99 (US)
  • The Premium version with 512GB SSD is expected to be available in Spring 2015 at $2,499.99 (US)

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