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11 Best Drawing Tablets In 2020 You Can Buy | Buyers Guide

Graphic Tablets !!! Everyone get surprised to know about this word. As after hearing it is clear that there is something like tablets that can some sketching or painting using some technical end. Yes, it’s quite true to let’s know about the exact meaning of the “Best Drawing Tablets”.

Drawing Tablets 2019 UpdatesGraphical tablets or drawing tablet is very essential for digital artists. It will help to reduce the time effort and keep the doodle digitally. No matter that what stage you are you always need to buy the drawing tablets for enhancing your graphical work. In the earlier time just like every artist have their own tools and paper in the same way these tablets have their own specification and many other which provide easy support to the designer.

 

If you are new and don’t know a lot about what specification should it have then let’s have a close look at the major qualities that graphical tablets have.

What makes the best drawing tablet?

Every drawing tablet has its own specifications according to the prize, brand, and size but apart from this, there is something that needs to be in every drawing tablet. Let’s see through one by one:-

             Effective Area

The area is where we draw or our stylus work. You also have bezel or plastic edges that come between the screen and the casing in this area. It is only depending on your interest and experience level that how much area you required to draw over it.

          Most tablets have active areas labeled but double-check the effective screen size before buying a Drawing tablet. Of course, you need a widescreen if you are a beginner.  

          Sensitivity

It means how much fast responsive your graphic pad is. As it is found in the user that his/her hardness of holding the brushes also affects the sensitivity of the tablets. The higher the sensitivity greater the response of the tablets.

          Resolution

If you are someone who wants everything in a high resolution then you should care about the resolution then you need to care about the resolution your drawing tablets have.

         Stylus

The stylus is a device which helps to draw over the tablets. The main thing to worry about it that it should be wireless. Nowadays Electromagnetic Resonance (EMR) stylus comes into existence. Which provides greater reliability and sets the user free from the wire and limited movement of the stylus. So it’s better to have an EMR stylus other than wired or a battery-operated.

Now let’s dig some of the tablets which suit best for every professional i.e. beginner or pro. We sorted some of the best drawing tablets to reduce your effort in every price range. It’s not in ascending or descending order but it depends upon the uses, budget and the proficiency of the user.

List Of Best Drawing Tablets In 2020 – Most Recommended

1-Wacom DTH1320AKO Cintiq Pro 13

Cintiq series allow to the custom tablet by offering several models including 13-inch model, 13-inch pro or 16-inch tablet having several ports to connect with different screen and also with Macbook Pro.

Wacom DTH1320AKO Cintiq Pro 13-drawing tablets

You get three adjustable positions according to the user convenience and with an adjustable height panel. The large active area also reduces the effort of new and old users. Since it has only 4 hotkeys but its other specifications can overcome these issues. Overall best in class with this range with HD LCD monitor.

Hardware Specifications of Wacom DTH1320AKO Cintiq Pro 13
Active Area 13.3″ Full HD (1920 x 1080)
Pressure Level 2048
Express Keys 4
Multi-Touch Yes
Weight 2.43 lbs
Operating System Windows or Mac
Size 14.75 x 0.53 x 9.76 inches
Stylus Battery Operated

 

2-Wacom Intuos Pro Digital Best Drawing Tablets ( Medium)

This series of best drawing tablets have a wide range containing 3 models small, medium and large. Users can choose according to their specific needs. New pen technology supports 8192 levels of pressure which allows us to use pen very lightly and fluently. It also has many types of port to connect with any device. Its active area is quite impressive and looks decent but it may vary according to its size.

Wacom Intuos Pro Digital - Graphic Drawing Tablets ( Medium)

This may customizable keys and touch ring tech which aloe to quick access to the short cuts and to switch over the options. Bluetooth and some other wireless technology are also there.

Hardware Specifications of Wacom Intuos Pro Digital
Active Area 8.75″ x 5.8″ 
Pressure Level 8192
Express Keys 8
Multi-Touch Yes
Weight 1.5 lbs
Operating System Windows or Mac
Size 13.2 x 8.5 x 0.3 inches
Stylus Wacom Pro Pen 2

 

3-Huion Inspiroy H640 Graphics Drawing Tablets

The name of Huion is on this list due to its low budget and its high efficiency. It has all the key features including wireless stylus wide active area and pressure sensitivity is 8192 which is best in this price range. Its surface is separated by lines and edges which provide greater workspace.

Huion Insproy 640- drawing tablet

The best thing is it has battery-free stylus no need to worry about the charging and the capacity of the stylus working time.

Hardware Specifications of Huion Inspiroy H640
Active Area 6.3 x 3.9 inches
Pressure Level 8192 
Express Keys 6
Multi-Touch Yes
Weight 2.05 lbs
Operating System Android
Size 13.2 x 8.5 x 0.3 inches
Stylus Wireless (no charging)

 

4-Gaomon PD1560

Gaomon PD1560 is quite an expensive product.  But its features can easily overcome its prize. The full HD screen allows a user to display a high resolution. Active space also satisfies your needs on creative space, ensures the fineness, definition, and accuracy of image color and lines.

Gaomon PD1560-best drawing tablets

The 10 short cut keys and 5 menu keys are best for the creative habits, to make operation efficient and save time too. Its pressure level is 8192 which provides more accuracy and efficient movement. The battery life is quite low i.e. 2 – 2.5 hours due to its large display and HD resolution.

Hardware Specifications of Gaomon PD1560
Active Area 13.5 x 7.6  inches (1920 x 1080)
Pressure Level 8192 Levels Rechargeable Pen
Express Keys 10
Multi-Touch Yes
Weight 3.48 lbs
Compatibility Windows and Mac
Size  15.6 inches
Battery 2.5 Hrs

 

5-Huion KAMVAS Pro 12 GT-116

The Huion KAMVAS Pro is enriched with an 8192 sensitivity level with 60 degrees of pen support, its resolution is also good as compared to the price range. 4 hotkeys may provide some difficulty to switch over the options inbuilt with a one-touch bar.

Huion KAMVAS Pro 12 GT-1160-budget drawimg tablets

Full laminate with an Anti-glare screen and compatible with all the OS.

It comes with 10 extra pen nibs and a clip and holder inside with an easily adjustable angle.

Hardware Specifications of Huion KAMVAS Pro 12 GT-116
Active Area 11.6 inches (1920 x 1080)
Pressure Level 8192 Levels Rechargeable Pen
Express Keys 8+ Mechanical and Virtual Wheel
Multi-Touch Yes
Weight 1.98 lbs
Stylus Battery-free PW507
Size 17.1 x 9.4 x 0.4 inches
Tilt Support Yes

 

6-Huion GT-191 KAMVAS

There is little to say anything about this best drawing tablet. If you are serious then you will never like anything which is just below then this. Its 8000+ level of sensitivity provides greater efficiency and speed with anti-glare protection.

Huion GT-191 KAMVAS-big drawing tablets

Unlike other tablets, it has an HD screen and a wide effective area that eliminate the need to carry multiple screens around you when you’re on move and don’t create a hassle. The attached screen also makes it best for an artist’s tablet.

It’s not cheap but in this effective range, you will get the experience the very top of the technology and have endless features and function on your fingertips. It brings together the regular tablet inbuilt with a drawing tablet. It may be the perfect gift for your artist friend or family member.

Hardware Specifications of Huion GT-191 KAMVAS
Active Area 43.48 x 23.86 cm
Pressure Level 8192+
Express Keys 8+ Mechanical and Virtual Wheel
Multi-Touch Yes
Weight 13.5 lbs
Stylus Rechargeable PE330
Size 19.53 inches
Tilt Support Yes (20-80 degree)

 

7-XP-PEN Artist 15.6 Pro :- Best Drawing Tablet

XP-PEN is a good line of middle to expensive product and XP-Pen 15.6 pro is one of them, which has many different features than any other.

XP-PEN Artist 15.6 Pro-best drawing tablets

It has 6 hotkeys for different operations. This stylus of drawing tablet also has wireless, not a chargeable stylus. Capable with all Mac and Windows-based systems, many of the apps like Photoshop and Photography studio software also runs very fluently.

The visual an angel is about 178 degrees and delivers rich colors, vivid images and many more. Its slim body of 11mm also attracts a lot.

Hardware Specifications of XP-PEN Artist 15.6 Pro
Active Area 15.6″
Pressure Level 8192+
Express Keys 8
Multi-Touch Yes
Weight 8.82 lbs
Stylus PO5R Battery-free
Size 17.52 x 11.22 x 0.43 inches
Tilt Support Yes (178 degrees)

 

8-Parblo Mast10 10.1 Graphics Drawing Tablets

This tablet provides a high 170-degree viewing angle both horizontally and vertically and allows many ways to adjust over. Having a comfortable design to work while holding in hand and even in a different workspace.

Parblo Mast10 10.1-escobars Graphic Drawing Tablets

Its battery-less wireless stylus provides a lightweight like an actual drawing pen. Its screen size and lightweight provide a better holding grip and excellent for professional projects and designers.

Compatible with most of the application including Corel Draw and Corel Painter.

Hardware Specifications of Parblo Mast10 10.1
Active Area 8.54 x 5.34 inches
Pressure Level 2048
Express Keys 6
Multi-Touch Yes
Weight 1.5 lbs
Stylus Battery-free
Size 11.92 x 8.2 x 0.5 inches
Tilt Support Yes (178 degrees)

 

9-XP-PEN Deco Pro (Medium)

XP-PEN is a good line of the middle range product and XP-Pen Deco is one of them with the cheap prize and many specifications. Its scrolling wheel features allow operating many functions with a single hand.

XP-PEN Deco Pro (Medium)-drawing tablets without screen

It has 8 hotkeys and 2 mechanical and virtual wheel for a different operation. This stylus of drawing tablet also has wireless, not a chargeable stylus. Capable with all Mac and Windows-based systems, many of the apps like Photoshop and Photography studio software also runs very fluently.

Hardware Specifications of XP-PEN Deco Pro
Active Area 11 x 6 inches
Pressure Level 8192+
Express Keys 8+ Mechanical and Virtual Wheel
Multi-Touch Yes
Weight 1.79 lbs
Stylus Battery-free
Size 15.74 x 8.94 x 0.65 inches
Tilt Support Yes (178 degrees)

 

10-UGEE M708 Graphics Tablet

These tablets come into the race when the budget is low and need most of the features. This tablet is mostly for new users who need lots of space to draw over. Its 8192 levels of sensitivity provide enough to draw any type of drawing.

UGEE M708 Graphics Tablet-cheap drawing tablets

It’s 8 hotkeys that provide better working experience. Compatible with most of the devices and have several ports to connect with, and also good for both handed user i.e. left or right. With 5080LPI  resolution including with several apps like Photoshop, Illustrator, Comic Studio and SAI.

Hardware Specifications of UGEE M708
Active Area 10 x 6 inches
Pressure Level 8192+
Express Keys 8+ 3 Mouse Button
Multi-Touch No
Weight 1.45 lbs
Stylus Battery-free
Size 14.1 x 8.3 x 0.3 inches
Tilt Support Yes (178 degrees)

 

Final Verdict

After hours of research on various drawing tablets, recommendations by various graphic designers on the best drawing tablet in the market. We made a list of the 11 best affordable drawing tablets that you can buy in 2020. These are the best drawing tablet that is available in the market.

Do let us know if we missed your favorite device.

Sudhanshu Maurya is pursuing BCA from Lucknow. Adventure freak, part-time blogger and website developer.

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