Tuesday, 13 September 2011 09:44

Cintiq 24HD has been released! More info

It's 9/13/2011. Great News! Wacom Launches Cintiq 24HD For Creative Pros. Its Price tag is $2500. More official information:

New Cintiq offers spacious 24-inch HD widescreen display with brilliant colour and breakthrough ergonomics for creative professionals seeking the ultimate digital pen-on-screen work surface

Wacom’s all-new Cintiq 24HD brings control, comfort and productivity to a whole new level with best-in-class display performance and ergonomic comfort. The Cintiq 24HD is engineered to meet the high-demands of designers, illustrators, animators, video editors and other creatives looking for Wacom’s most advanced pen-on-screen experience. It joins the Cintiq 21UX and Cintiq 12WX as part of Wacom’s complete lineup of interactive pen displays.

COLOR ON DISPLAY

Featuring a 1920 x 1200 HD display with 178° viewing angle and a 16:10 aspect ratio, the Cintiq 24HD lets you see the full beauty of your work. The display can also be color calibrated for color-sensitive workflows.

THE PERFECT FIT

The angle and height of the  Cintiq 24HD display quickly and effortlessly adjusts to your favorite work position. You can adjust the position of the stand so that the display overhangs the edge of your desk, allowing the stand to float just above your knees in an ideal position for working.

ULTRA SENSITIVE

The Cintiq 24HD integrates Wacom’s most sophisticated pen technology, capable of detecting 2048 levels of pen pressure and 40° of tilt, which gives you precise control over pressure-sensitive effects such as line weight and opacity. Featuring Wacom's new Tip Sensor, Cintiq 24HD captures the slightest nuance of pen pressure, starting with as little as a single gram of force.

WITH PRODUCTIVITY IN MIND

The Cintiq 24HD incorporates numerous productivity features to help you get the job done faster and better. Touch Rings positioned on either side of the display can be customized to perform time-saving functions such as zooming, scrolling and changing brush size.  Ten fully customizable ExpressKeys™, in addition to the pen side-switch, can be set for application specific short-cuts and modifiers.

 

 

What's New

High Definition:

If creating and viewing HD imagery is part of your daily workflow, then you will appreciate the 24 inch 1920 x 1200 high definition display.

Color Performance:

Featuring a 92% Adobe RGB color gamut, the Cintiq 24HD is an ideal display for color-critical workflows, including creative work in animation, photography and video editing.

Wide-Screen Dynamics:

With a generous 24″ display, a 16:10 aspect ratio and an ultra wide viewing angle, the Cintiq 24HD is perfect for developing wide-screen content.

Working Under Pressure:

With 2048 levels of pen pressure sensitivity and 40° of tilt recognition, you’ll feel just like you’re working with a traditional paintbrush, marker, pen or pencil. Dynamically adjust exposure, brush size and line weight simply by varying the pressure of the pen on the screen.

Exceptional Comfort:

The angle and height of the Cintiq 24HD display quickly and effortlessly adjusts to your favorite work position. You can adjust the position of the stand so that the display overhangs the edge of your desk, allowing the stand to float just above your knees in an ideal position for working.

Intuitive Controls:

Ten programmable ExpressKeys™ put convenient keyboard shortcuts and modifiers right at your fingertips, while the Touch Rings provide a natural way to zoom, scroll and change brush size.

Side Switches & Eraser:

The Grip Pen has customizable side switches that allow you to program common functions into the pen itself. In addition, on the back of the pen is a programmable digital erasure.

True Value:

The Cintiq 24HD combines two powerful tools in one: an extra large, professional pen tablet and a high-definition, color-accurate graphics monitor.

Confidence:

With Wacom’s 25+ years of experience as the industry leader in pen tablets and interactive pen displays, as well as a knowledgeable, United States-based Customer Care team, you can have confidence in your purchase decision.

Accessorize:

To complement your Cintiq choose from a variety of accessories, which include alternate pens such as the Art Pen or Classic Pen, as well as pen nibs and other replacement parts.

MAC or PC:

Compatible with both Mac and PC platforms, the Cintiq 24HD requires AC power, video (DisplayPort, VGA or DVI) and a USB connection to your laptop or desktop computer.

Creative Software:

Cintiq comes bundled with valuable creative software from leading software manufacturers including Adobe®, Autodesk®, Corel® and Nik®.

 


Wacom Cintiq 24HD

Comfort

The Cintiq 24HD features an ergonomically designed stand that allows you to quickly adjust the incline or height of the display for your favorite working positions. The counter-weighted stand even allows the display to extend over the edge of the desk placing the display close to your body for maximum comfort.

The frame that surrounds the display provides a resting place for forearms and hands allowing you to relax and work in a traditional way.

The new Cintiq 24HD display attaches to a stand arm that reclines from 77° to 2° while the display itself inclines an additional 163° assuring that you will find your own favorite working positions. The convenient handles and assisted lift provide effortless adjustment.

The Cintiq Grip Pen has a comfortable, contoured barrel that provides a natural alternative to using a mouse for creative work.

The Cintiq 24HD has a completely flat display surface from edge-to-edge, allowing your pen hand to glide over the entire surface without obstruction. You can even place guides and drawing tools made of plastic such as French curves, protractors, rulers and templates directly on the Cintiq 21UX surface.

 

 

Wacom Cintiq 24HD

Productivity

Many Cintiq customers state that working directly on screen boosts productivity by 100% or more.

Cintiq 24HD is highly intuitive to use and easy to assimilate into your workflow.

The Cintiq 24HD gives you control and precision over your work, helping you speed up production within your digital workflow.

Use both hands at the same time for greater speed and efficiency by combining pen input with ExpressKeys™ and Touch Strips.

Compatible with both Mac and PC platforms, the Cintiq 24HD gives you ultimate control over your configuration. The Cintiq 24HD works seamlessly with your existing mouse, another Cintiq or a Wacom Intuos pen tablet, and it can be installed as a single monitor or as part of a multi-monitor combination.

The Cintiq 24HD has a durable, textured glass surface and the LCD itself has been structured to eliminate any screen distortion when the pen tip is pressed against the surface.

 

 

Wacom Cintiq 24HD

Performance

Features a premium 24.1” high definition LCD display with WUXGA (1920 x 1200) resolution.

Offers a wide gamut color at 92% Adobe RGB.

Includes patented professional pen technology with 2048 levels of pressure sensitivity and a resolution of 5080 lines per inch. Cintiq employs standard connection options to work with all primary platforms. The Cintiq 24HD uses USB for pen input and DisplayPort, DVI or VGA (adapter included) for video.

Tablet driver software allows you to create universal settings for either the ExpressKey™ or Touch Ring settings, giving you the ability to customize these settings per application for maximum productivity. You can even personalize the pen performance with custom settings for the side switches.

 

Wacom Cintiq 24HD Control

With a 24.1" TFT display area, you have more room to use the pen directly on screen. This allows you to take advantage of natural hand-eye coordination and provide you with the feel of natural media, while giving you all the benefits of a completely digital workflow.

With Wacom's most advanced pen technology featuring 2048 levels of pressure sensitivity and 40°of tilt recognition, the Cintiq 24HD allows you to control your pressure-sensitive software tools by changing how hard you press the pen tip on the screen.

The Cintiq 24HD includes pen nibs (tips) that are made from a variety of materials. In addition to the Standard nib, the Stroke nib includes a dual-action spring to simulate a natural brush-like feel, and the Felt nib replicates the sensation of using a felt-tip marker by creating just the right amount of surface friction.

Ten programmable ExpressKeys™ provide quick access to modifier keys, keyboard shortcuts and pop-up menus.

Two finger-sensitive Touch Rings provide natural ways to control up to three different functions per application such as zooming, brush size and canvas rotation (within supporting applications).

 

 

 

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Wacom Cintiq 24HD

Wacom Cintiq 24HD ExpressKeys

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Wacom Cintiq 24HD Stand

 

Source: Wacom

 

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