Graphics Tablet Comes With Cordless Pen

The 405J StudioPad is a portable graphics tablet suitable for fine arts applications; it comes with a cordless pressure pen that can be used as a mouse.

The tablet incorporates a 15–;key function menu bar across the top of the drawing area that eliminates the need to constantly return to the keyboard. There are no troughs or ridges along the 4 x 5–;inch active area border that could interfere with the user"s flow of drawing.

StudioPad features 256 levels of pressure, and is accurate to 0.01 inches. It also has a 205 pps maximum speed capability for the PC and 140 pps for the Mac that, according to the firm, is the fastest speed available.

SRP for both PC and Mac versions is $199. Hitachi Digital Graphics (USA), Sunnyvale, CA, (408) 747–;0777.

This article originally appeared in the 01/01/1996 issue of THE Journal.