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Suppose I have some phone and some Wacom drawing board (I have actually many Wacom boards so suppose any of them). I do not want to plug the Wacom board into my computer but to plug it to my phone (which can be what-ever). Does there exist some phone with which I could fast draw things and then fast upload pictures to Internet?

I find irritating that I need to use Laptop / Phone / Wacom -board to upload fast sketches to internet.

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There are good sketching apps for tablets, like Sketchbook and Ideas. Even Wacom has Bamboo Paper for Android and iOS, but there's currently no off-the-shelf way to connect a Wacom tablet directly to a mobile device. Samsung demoed a Wacom pen-enabled Tab at Adobe MAX, and the Samsung Note is already on the market, with the Galaxy Note 10.1 scheduled for release this year.

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Wacom support has confirmed as much. On a side note, the Eben E3 uses a Wacom sensor/pen too. –  Lèse majesté Apr 10 '12 at 3:51
@hhh I wouldn't necessarily worry about pressure sensitivity. Even without it, you can do a lot. As long as that tablet or a phone can get to an app store of some sort and download drawing app. Phone is something I wouldn't get for sketching though... –  Joonas Apr 10 '12 at 6:17
The idea of sketching on a phone, or even sketching using the phone as a display, makes my eyes hurt. :/ –  Alan Gilbertson Apr 10 '12 at 7:06
Looking forward to a future with pressure-sensitive e-ink touch screens... –  Farray Apr 10 '12 at 14:31
@Alan: The display isn't really a problem. With most Android phones, they're big enough and high enough resolution, it's about the same as using one of those pocket-sized notepads. The real problem is having no stylus and the screen texture (or lack thereof). The second problem is that Android doesn't seem to have any decent drawing apps. –  Lèse majesté Apr 11 '12 at 16:12

No. All Wacom devices require a computer.

Even the Inkling requires a computer to manage the sketches you create with it.

You would need to simply use an app on the phone to sketch if you want the images directly on the phone.

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