Wacom Cintiq Pros and Cons

The pros and cons of Wacom Cintiq 21UX


  • Stylus calibration – accurate pen motions and pressure sensitivity
  • No distortion when the pen touches the LCD screen
  • 2048 levels of pressure sensitivity
  • Tilts and rotates
  • Bright monitor
  • Touch Strips


  • Aspect ratio is 4:3
  • Very large and heavy
  • Lack of multi-touch support
  • Price

The pros and cons of the Wacom Cintiq 12WX


  • Light-weight
  • Portable
  • 360 degree rotation
  • Touchpad plus monitor – Toggle between the Cintiq and your monitor


  • A lot of cables
  • Shaky cursor when you draw close to the edges
  • Minor lag when doing quick sketching

Read more details about the pros and cons here:
Wacom Cintiq 21UX
Wacom Cintiq 12WX

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