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GAOMON M10K2018 10 x 6 25 inches Graphic Drawing Tablet 8192 Levels of Pressure Digital Pen Tablet with Battery Free Stylus

Last Updated: December 1, 2020 (Refresh Now)
8.1
SCORE
/10
Total Reviews
173
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Ease of Use
 49
tablet, easy to set, easy, super easy, beginners
+98%
-2%
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" ...  It was super easy to use and setup, too.  ...  "
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" ...  It was so easy to set up the tablet and straightforward when it came to programming the buttons on both the tablet and the pen.  ...  "
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" ...  Overall, it's a good product and easy to use.  ...  "
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" ...  It is a nice sized tablet and it is easy to use, only issue is it stops working and I have to constantly reset so I can use the buttons while I work.  ...  "
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" ...  But that's easy enough to work around for the quality and value here.  ...  "
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" ...  Easy to hookup and start using! ... great for beginners.!!  ...  "
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" ...  It is very beginner friendly and works quite well.  ...  "
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" ...  I'm a beginner myself and it was super easy and awesome!  ...  "
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Device Compatibility
 24
laptop, computer, wacom, software, macbook
+67%
-33%
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" ...  great first tablet.  ...  "
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" ...  I love this tablet!  ...  "
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" ...  It works well on desktop and laptop.  ...  "
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" ...  The connection to his laptop was so easy.  ...  "
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" ...  Overall amazing tablet, worth the price, and I plan to use it for a long time.  ...  "
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" ...  Tablet is great.  ...  "
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" ...  I ended up purchasing another tablet which works amazing.  ...  "
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" ...  So far, it's been a lot easier and much nicer to work with than my previous tablet.  ...  "
Setup
 21
super easy, easy, problems, easy to install, driver
+95%
-5%
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" ...  This is my first tablet and no problems, except is a bit complicated to install the program but ya gotta follow the instructions carefully and you good to go.  ...  "
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" ...  Very friendly to use, the set up was easy abd the driver uploaded without problems.  ...  "
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" ...  The driver is also very simple to install.  ...  "
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" ...  It's very easy to install the drivers and customize the hotkeys to best fit your work habits.  ...  "
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" ...  Installation was easy on both computers and the tablet worked great "right out of the box."  ...  "
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" ...  It was easy to install the drivers and get everything set up, and it all took less than 20 minutes!  ...  "
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" ...  It was super easy to use and setup, too.  ...  "
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" ...  It was easy to install.  ...  "
Drivers
 21
drivers, tablet, gaomon, pen, huion
+76%
-24%
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" ...  The driver is also very simple to install.  ...  "
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" ...  they said they did have a solution for it, and i did as they told and downloaded the updated driver to fix those issues, but i still have my mac restarting at least once per day.  ...  "
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" ...  The driver software is *surprisingly* competent.  ...  "
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" ...  Very friendly to use, the set up was easy abd the driver uploaded without problems.  ...  "
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" ...  It's very easy to install the drivers and customize the hotkeys to best fit your work habits.  ...  "
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" ...  Look up "digimend kernel drivers" on GitHub to be able to use this.  ...  "
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" ...  The driver support although very basic gets the job done with all the necessary functions ready to go like programmable express keys and pen buttons.  ...  "
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" ...  It was easy to install the drivers and get everything set up, and it all took less than 20 minutes!  ...  "
Price
 18
tablet, money, best, worth, waste of money
+78%
-22%
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" ...  Awesome tablet for the money.  ...  "
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" ...  I say I would recommend for new users and budget spenders ^^  ...  "
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" ...  Getting this was definitely a bang for the buck  ...  "
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" ...  It's good for the price and it comes with all listed accessories.  ...  "
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" ...  The best affordable alternative to a 500-600 US Dollars equivalent.  ...  "
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" ...  The price is very reasonable for what you get.  ...  "
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" ...  For the tablet itself, the pressure sensitivity is nice, not the BEST, but good for the price.  ...  "
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" ...  Deadass worth the money and there is so much that comes in the package and its amazing  ...  "
Comfort
 17
pen, hand, stylus, glove, cursor
+82%
-18%
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" ...  The pressure sensitivity curve is very natural for inking in illustrator.  ...  "
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" ...  It supports pressure sensitivity, and even comes with one of those fancy glove thingies, haha!  ...  "
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" ...  I've noticed that sometimes when I'm drawing, the tablet will register my arm resting on it and cause the line to jump from one end of the page to the other, but this happens infrequently enough that it's easy to ignore.  ...  "
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" ...  The pen draws so smoothly and is very comfortable to use.  ...  "
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" ...  this isn't wonderful for games like osu where you would have to make larger moves with your wrist and hand, but for digital drawing this is wonderful because your lines will be smoother due to how much more space you have to move your arm.  ...  "
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" ...  It works great with paint shop pro, and you can turn off the shortcut buttons, and you can adjust to left hand, and portrait mode.  ...  "
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" ...  It would also be nice to have a more non-slip surface on the pen shaft.  ...  "
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" ...  It feels really smooth and the lines come out way smoother than my older tablet.  ...  "
Controls
 16
tablet, pen, shortcuts, program, press keys
+88%
-13%
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" ...  I was able to bind the keys to the commands I wanted and the pen is nice and responsive.  ...  "
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" ...  A great product my only maybe complaint is I'm left handed and the buttons are kind of in my way.  ...  "
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" ...  The buttons are very customizable and the pen just fits perfectly in my hand.  ...  "
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" ...  It's pretty easy to use and set up and modify the buttons.  ...  "
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" ...  There are 10 press keys that are easily customizable. ... You can also customize two buttons on the pen itself.  ...  "
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" ...  Programming the keys was easy.  ...  "
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" ...  I like how you can customize the shortcut keys.  ...  "
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" ...  The buttons are customizable.  ...  "
Product Reliability
 16
working, two, month, weeks, wacom
+44%
-56%
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" ...  After two month of using (around three days at week) this item start to work not correctly.  ...  "
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" ...  Is not working and I reached out to the company and they did not respond as of yet  ...  "
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" ...  Had this tablet for two months. ... Then, the pen started glitching out. ... Now its pretty much unusable.  ...  "
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" ...  So the device is no longer functional. ... I’m unable to return it since I didn’t inbox it for a couple weeks.  ...  "
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" ...  To keep this succinct, it also broke after a few weeks of casual usage.  ...  "
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" ...  it stopped working after two months.  ...  "
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" ...  I wish it didn't malfunction so frequently and cause so much trouble.  ...  "
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" ...  I bought this as a quick replacement when my Wacom Intuos suddenly died.  ...  "
For Kids
 12
son loves, daughter, son, since, loves
+100%
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" ...  It makes my Wacom seem like a child's play-thing.  ...  "
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" ...  My grandson loves this thing.  ...  "
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" ...  I bought this tablet to use for distance-learning as a teacher.  ...  "
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" ...  my son loves it and it works great  ...  "
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" ...  My son is using it with fire alpaca and no problems so far, i think that it is a great deal for the asking price, it includes a glove which I don't believe it was explain on the post so I had bought one on the side but it was really cheap so I wont complaint about it.  ...  "
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" ...  I bought for my son since he is gifted artist at 13.  ...  "
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" ...  I bought this for my grandson. ... He absolutely loves it.  ...  "
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" ...  It is a terrific accessory for teaching online.  ...  "
Software Platform
 12
tablet, drawing, windows, pen, gaomon
+58%
-42%
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" ...  Comes with a well written set of instructions telling you to download it's software.  ...  "
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" ...  this was recommended on almost all the websites i googled for “best drawing tablet” ... I will say that I was really sketched out when it told me to turn off my antivirus software. ... and compatible with most drawing softwares.  ...  "
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" ...  I was not familiar with how drawing tablets were utilized and when I first installed my new tablet, my initial fears about quality and usage in the classroom seemed destined to be true.  ...  "
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" ...  I use it with Krita, a drawing software.  ...  "
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" ...  This is my first drawing tablet. ... I use this on Linux (Ubuntu).  ...  "
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" ...  I bought this drawing pen tablet to use on two different computers, one a Windows machine, the other a Mac.  ...  "
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" ...  With a few updates and settings tweaked in windows 10 I was running great.  ...  "
Apps
 12
drawing, app, tablet, pen, download
+67%
-33%
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" ...  You download two items and run them and now you can use it.  ...  "
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" ...  this was recommended on almost all the websites i googled for “best drawing tablet”  ...  "
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" ...  I use it with Krita, a drawing software.  ...  "
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" ...  GAOMON support answered right away with good answers and links to some tutorials and sent me a link to download a free drawing program.  ...  "
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" ...  I've programmed mine on pens, highlighters, and erasers on a note taking app that I use for my lectures.  ...  "
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" ...  This is a great tablet for beginner digital artists because of the simple interface, but it's also just great for anyone who wants to save money and still get a quality product.  ...  "
Fit
 10
top, stylus, place, pencil, paper
+60%
-40%
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" ...  It would also be nice to have a more non-slip surface on the pen shaft.  ...  "
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" ...  Included a cloth bad to place your tablet inside for protection as well as a separate pen pocket to protect your pen.  ...  "
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" ...  even if it did, if it’s just the pencil nub, this package comes with replacement pencil nubs too  ...  "
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" ...  The glove sent along with it also fits.  ...  "
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" ...  It feels so much like drawing with a pencil on paper, the only difference is I'm not looking down at the "paper".  ...  "
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" ...  I love the loop on the side for holding the stylus a zillion times more than the "stand" that always gets knocked over on my other tablets.  ...  "
Size
 7
easy to use, used, smaller, one, work
+100%
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" ...  It was way smaller and this one is a great size!  ...  "
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" ...  The response is wonderful and the size is great, on smaller tablets I often used to draw past the edge or out of the boundary for where the pen would work without realizing right away and this gives you plenty of work space.  ...  "
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" ...  The size is perfect for me.  ...  "
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" ...  Easy to use and handy .  ...  "
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" ...  The back you get to carry everything is very convenient and I love it.  ...  "
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" ...  It’s a really decent size and very easy to use !  ...  "
Mouse
 5
mouse, tablet, monitor, practical, functions
+60%
-40%
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" ...  I've always used my iPad or my mouse for the computer, this is a nice in between for the two.  ...  "
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" ...  I operate dual 27" monitors and the mouse pointer is always lost and has trouble navigating to the second monitor. ... I would say it probably functions better while drawing than as a mouse.  ...  "
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" ...  I am not all that great using my mouse to do these things so I thought I would get this tablet.  ...  "
Returns
 5
weeks
-100%
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" ...  I had to return it  ...  "
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" ...  I’m unable to return it since I didn’t inbox it for a couple weeks.  ...  "
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" ...  In doing so I missed the 30 day window to return the device.  ...  "
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" ...  I sent it back and got a new one.  ...  "
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" ...  I will not be returning, because I do not want to go through the hustle.  ...  "
Ports
 5
usb c, ports, macbook, long, device
+40%
-60%
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" ...  IF YOU USE MACBOOK 2018-2020 version (or any computer where it only has USB C ports): this device does not come with a USB C converter. ... so if you would like to use your macbook (or any laptop or computer with only USB C ports) you need to buy yourself a USB 2.0 to USB C converter.  ...  "
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" ...  This device has a cheap micro usb plug which comes loose easily and now no longer recognizes the device as plugged in.  ...  "
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" ...  I genuinely don’t know how this happened—it’s like the metal snagged and then snapped when I pulled it out of the port or something. ... Speaking of mediocre quality, let’s hone in on the tablet port itself now.  ...  "
Build Quality
 5
tablet, pen, pretty, thing, feels
+40%
-60%
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" ...  That one was 80, and it's much smaller, and it feels pretty cheap.  ...  "
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" ...  Well, for starters, the cord that came with the tablet broke less than five minutes after I inserted it into the thing. ... I genuinely don’t know how this happened—it’s like the metal snagged and then snapped when I pulled it out of the port or something. ... The pen is pretty brittle and—surprise surprise!—broke as well after I placed a little too much pressure on it.  ...  "
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" ...  I recieved I thought a new drawing tablet, but pen botton is damaged, scratched. ... Unless product shows more damage of wore and tear.  ...  "
For Fun
 4
fact, months
+100%
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" ...  In fact, I simply do it for fun so this one was more right up my alley.  ...  "
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" ...  I love this, it has bigger workspace, comes with everything you need, and very fun!  ...  "
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" ...  In fact, I only ever draw for fun once every couple of months.  ...  "
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" ...  This is a lot of fun, but I'm still learning.  ...  "
Overall performance
 4
fast
+100%
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" ...  Got this to replace my 2015 Wacom Intuous Pro Medium, it's almost the exact same size and serves the job perfectly!  ...  "
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" ...  I recommend it for someone looking into getting a graphics tablet for the first time.  ...  "
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" ...  It's easy, fast, efficient and has a slick design.  ...  "
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" ...  It gets the job done, and well.  ...  "
Cables
 4
wire, well, usb, thing, tablet
+50%
-50%
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" ...  Well, for starters, the cord that came with the tablet broke less than five minutes after I inserted it into the thing. ... I genuinely don’t know how this happened—it’s like the metal snagged and then snapped when I pulled it out of the port or something.  ...  "
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" ...  Lo and behold: NO WIRE!  ...  "
Delivery
 4
one
+100%
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" ...  It was packaged really nicely.  ...  "
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" ...  The other one I ordered never came ಠ-ಠ but this one was on sale for 60 when I bought it.  ...  "
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" ...  Arrived on Sept 4,2020 faster than I expected which was awesome!  ...  "
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" ...  The box and the contents came in perfect physical condition.  ...  "
Touch Sensitivity
 4
sensitivity, pen, little, issue, drawing
+50%
-50%
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" ...  the pen doesn’t respond and neither does the tablet.  ...  "
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" ...  Then I noticed that the Gaomon tablet had the same issue with the cursor jumping across the screen that the Huion H950P had (I purchased last week and returned).  ...  "
Display Clarity
 4
cursor, x, stylus, screen, record my screen
+25%
-75%
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" ...  I did not use tablet before, so I assumed what I draw could be seen on tablet screen.  ...  "
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" ...  I have a 36” monitor. ... In regular mode, X/Y on the tablet corresponds to X/Y on the screen. ... : tracking the cursor from the relative position of where the stylus is, not the absolute X/Y position of the tablet corresponding to the screen). ... This mode—IN THEORY—should allow a modest size tablet to move with a high level of granular precision across a much larger monitor, HOWEVER… ... By comparison: on a WACOM tablet, I can lift the stylus 2 to 3 MILLIMETERS off the tablet, and the screen cursor DOES NOT STICK to the stylus: it easily releases the cursor from tracking against the stylus just as if I’ve lifted a pencil from a piece of paper, so to speak, HOWEVER…  ...  "
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" ...  It immediately asked for permission to record my screen (see screenshot). ... Then I noticed that the Gaomon tablet had the same issue with the cursor jumping across the screen that the Huion H950P had (I purchased last week and returned). ... Why does it need permission to record my screen? ... But wanting to record my screen and this Huion stuff was a deal breaker.  ...  "
Cleaning
 4
tablet, friendly
+100%
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" ...  It's so buttery smooth, Has great accuracy, easy to use, beautiful pen pressure and is great for clean crisp lines!  ...  "
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" ...  With the package you also receive a decent quality smudge guard, extra nibs and a case for the whole thing!  ...  "
Marketplace
 3
one, came
+100%
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" ...  The other one I ordered never came ಠ-ಠ but this one was on sale for 60 when I bought it.  ...  "
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" ...  Product is amazing and the seller is there to help if needed  ...  "
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" ...  And for less than $70 (at the time of writing this review), it's a great deal!  ...  "

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