Wacom has taken tablet PC market seriously. To capture more market share they have introduced two table PCs on two different operating systems- Windows and Android. These two versions are scheduled to appear at the Wacom eStore during mid-September to October.
The Windows 8-based tablet PC is called Cintiq Companion. However, Windows 8-based tablet PC will be released on two different versions and these versions will be divided based on storage capacity. One version will run on Windows 8 and it will come with a 256GB SSD (solid state harddrive) with a priace money of $2000. The second one will come with a 512GB SSD and Windows 8 Pro that will cost $2500.
Both the versions will have some common features. These devices will have 13.3-inch display that will support the resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels. Other features include are an Intel Core i7 processor, Intel HD Graphics 4000, 8GB of RAM, two USB 3.0 ports, Wi-Fi, dual cam- an 8-megapixel camera in rear and a 2-megapixel camera in front side.
The Android-based tablet PC is dubbed as the Cintiq Companion Hybrid. Like the Cintiq Companion, it will also have 13.3-inch screen and 1920 x 1080 pixels in its display. Inside it will also have an Nvidia Tegra 4 processor with 2GB of RAM and Google Android 4.2 (Jelly Bean).
Wacom is going in a different way with the Cintiq Companion Hybrid. This will function as a traditional Cintiq when plugged into a Mac or PC, but will work as a stand-alone Android tablet when on its own. It will also come with two variants- 16GB of built-in storage and 32GB with respectively price tag of $1500 and $1600.
The most attractive feature of this device is that it will come with a stylus that can tolerate 2048 levels of pen pressure sensitivity.