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Bamboo Pen

Bamboo Pen gives you everything you need to enjoy pen input. Start using the pen to edit, mark up documents or collaborate with others. Doodle, sketch and personalize your materials. Or use the pen with the included Corel Painter Essentials to paint and make digital art.

The ergonomically-designed pen fits comfortably in your hand, and the tablet's textured work surface makes you feel like you're working with a pen on paper.


Model Number CTL460
Tablet Dimensions (WxH)9.8" x 6.9" (249mm x 175mm)
Active Area (WxH) 5.8" x 3.6" (147mm x 91mm)
Pressure Levels 512 on Pen Tip
Resolution 1270 lpi
Max Data Rate 133 pps
Accuracy +/- .02 in (+/- 0.5 mm)
Tablet Weight 12.8 oz
Connectivity Standard USB
Orientation Reversible for right- or left-handed users

Skritter Recommendation

Both Nick and I use this tablet because it is fairly cheap, accurate, and more ergonomic than a mouse. Even though I do a lot of Photoshop work, I did not need a more expensive tablet because unlike Scott, I rarely do illustrations.

For my purposes, the smaller, cheaper tablet was the better way to go, and I have to say that it has been a very good investment. Not only is it more natural to write on a tablet than with a mouse, it allows me to go much faster and build accurate muscle memory.