Here’s the thing with Wacom’s latest Cintiqs: the bigger the display, the more straightforward the buying decision tends to be. The Cintiq 22HD and 24HD dominate at the professional high-end, but, as you get smaller and cheaper, more options come into play — whether they’re non-display tablets like the Intuos5 or complete PCs like Microsoft’s Surface Pro (software issues aside). However, if you’re looking for full-fledged Cintiq qualities in a smaller package, then this morning’s announcement of the $1,000 Cintiq 13HD probably caught your interest. No, it’s not the rumored standalone tablet, but our first impression is that it’s a lightweight and handy option for serious work. Read on for more.
Gallery: Wacom Cintiq 13HD hands-on
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