Artist 16 (2nd Gen)
Micro Chip in Pen
Mega Power in Creation
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A new generation marks a new beginning. The Artist Series encourage creators to express themselves in an authentic way and courageously pursue their distinctive dreams. The New Series comes with multiple sizes and colors. Powered by X3 Smart Chip technology, opens more possibilities for your creativity.
X3 smart chip stylus
Sharp, Stable, Precise
Spacious yet portable
Set off on your CG journey
with X3 digital technology
The new Artist series brings an immense leap to the stylus drawing experience with the new X3 chip giving you the realistic feeling of traditional pen and paper. Explore a brand new CG world with the X3 chip technology.
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X3 smart chip stylus,
sparks more creativity under your brush
Sharp! Stable! Precise!
Initial activation force
as low as 3g*, 10 folds increase in sensitivity*
as short as 0.6mm*,
half the original retraction distance*
double the existing life span*
Act before your mind.
3 grams* IAF and 0.6 mm* retraction
distance for more efficient ink output.
No spring part and anti-
interference for stable performance.
Digital signal transmission, double* the life span.
More precise positioning.
Never miss a single brushstroke.
Virtually no accuracy error.
No broken lines and no lag.
* This data was taken from a laboratory simulation test and may vary depending on the environment that the device is used in.
Natural color display for realistic creation
A wide color gamut of 127% sRGB* sees full color presentation and delicate detail expression. Colors are vividly brought to life under your brush.
178°visible viewing angle
8-bit color depth
220 cd/㎡ brightness
1000:1 contrast ratio
The matte eye-protective screen blocks the light interference from the environment, allowing you to focus on creation without distractions.
No parallax error
Full lamination screen technology. The screen and display are seamlessly laminated to avoid parallax errors between the stylus nib and cursor, precisely positioning every single one of your strokes.
Comfortable touch experience
Paper-like surface texture renders a natural experience of traditional drawing.
Trendy colors, pick yours
4 trendy colors to showcase your personalities in different ways. Every one of them is selected to express the real you.
Easy portability for unlimited creativity release
Simplified design comes along with easy portability for you to bring it out in a backpack.
Release your creative inspirations anytime anywhere.
15.4-inch large drawing screen
perfect combination of space and portability.
Professional digital drawing standard
10mm Reading height
Versatile shortcut keys
The new Artist series drawing display features multiple user-defined shortcut keys.
Customize your shortcut keys in your software of choice to simplify your workflow and empower your productivity.
Multi-function screen conveys multiple applicable uses
Extend screen display and screen projection cover multiple uses including creation, games, movies and entertainment, etc.
One-click drawing display and tablet switch in seconds
Long press the power button for 3 seconds, it will flash in blue and orange alternately. When the screen is off, the display will switch into a drawing tablet, giving you an additional drawing option.
Flexible dual ports
The 3-in-1 cable that supports HDMI signal transmission allows you to connect the drawing display to a PC. The full-featured USB-C port makes connection easier with devices such as PCs, Android phones, and Switch, allowing for a tidy desktop.
Full-featured USB-C cable connection
Full-featured USB-C port
* Supports connection with USB-C to USB-C cable (sold separately) only.Watch the video >
3-in-1 USB-C cable connection
3-in-1 USB-C port
* Supports connection with the included 3-in-1 cable only.Watch the video >
* For the best compatibility of the product, we highly recommend using XPPen ACW01 and the ACW03, or compliance cables with legal certification.
works smoothly with various systems and software
Compatible with Windows 7 (or later), Mac OS X 10.10 (or later), Android (USB3. 1 DP1.2), Chrome OS 88 (or later), and Linux. Bring more possibilities to your creation.
Support popular digital art software such as Adobe Photoshop, Illustrator, SAI, CDR, GIMP, Krita, MediBang, FireAlpaca and Blender3D, etc.
|Product Name||Artist 16 Drawing Display (2nd Gen)|
|Color Options||Black, blue, green, and pink|
|Dimensions||434 x 255.8 x 12.89 mm|
|Work Area||340.99 x 191.81 mm|
|Display Resolution||1920 x 1080|
|Color Gamut (typical)||90% NTSC，127% sRGB，94% Adobe RGB|
|Accuracy||±0.5 mm (center), ±1 mm (corner)|
|Ports Included||2 x USB-C|
|Power Input||DC 5V⎓2A|
|Compatibility||Windows 7 (or later), Mac OS X 10.10 (or later), Chrome OS 88 (or later), Android (USB3.1 DP1.2), Linux|
1 x Drawing Display
1 x X3 Elite Stylus
1 x 3-in-1 USB Cable
1 x USB Extension Cable
10 x Pen Nibs
1 x Nib Extractor
1 x Cleaning Cloth
1 x Black Drawing Glove
1 x Quick Guide
1 x Warranty Card
1 x Power Adapter
3 x Power Plug
XPPen Artist 16 (2nd Gen)
comes with one free creative software.
|Linux OS||Version||Package Format||Supported Software|
|Arch||Arch Linux2019.12.01(64-bit)||.deb, .sh||GIMP, Krita|
|Centos8(64-bit)||.rpm, .sh||GIMP, Krita|
|Debian||debian-9.5.0-amd64-netinst(64-bit)||.deb, .sh||GIMP, Krita|
|elementary OS||elementary OS 5.0(64-bit)||.deb, .sh||GIMP, Krita|
|ezgo Linux||ezgo14(64-bit)||.deb, .sh||GIMP, Krita|
|Fedora||Fedora32(64-bit)||.rpm, .sh||GIMP, Krita|
|Mageia||Mageia-7.1(64-bit)||.rpm, .sh||GIMP, Krita|
|Mint||linuxmint-18.2-cinnamon-64bit||.deb, .sh||GIMP, Krita|
|OpenSUSE||openSUSE-Tumbleweed(64-bit)||.rpm, .sh||GIMP, Krita|
|Pop!_OS||pop-os_19.10(64-bit)||.deb, .sh||GIMP, Krita|
|Red Hat||Red Hat7(64-bit)||.rpm, .sh||GIMP|
|Ubuntu||Ubuntu14.04(64-bit)||.deb, .sh||GIMP, Krita|
|Ubuntu16.04(64-bit)||.deb, .sh||GIMP, Krita|
|Ubuntu17.04(64-bit)||.deb, .sh||GIMP, Krita|
|Ubuntu18.04(64-bit)||.deb, .sh||GIMP, Krita|
|Ubuntu19.04(64-bit)||.deb, .sh||GIMP, Krita|
|Ubuntu20.04(64-bit)||.deb, .sh||GIMP, Krita|
|Function||Krita 4.3.0||Gimp 2.10.20||Inkscape 0.92|
|Pen Pressure Sensitivity|
|Switch between Pen|
and Eraser Modes
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|List of compatible Android devices|
|HUAWEI Mate 10||Samsung Galaxy A90 5G|
|HUAWEI Mate 10 Pro||Samsung Galaxy Note8|
|HUAWEI Mate 20||Samsung Galaxy Note9|
|HUAWEI Mate 20 Pro||Samsung Galaxy Note10|
|HUAWEI Mate 20 X||Samsung Galaxy Note10+ 5G|
|HUAWEI Mate 30 Pro||Samsung Galaxy S8|
|HUAWEI Mate 40||Samsung Galaxy S8+|
|HUAWEI Mate 40 pro||Samsung Galaxy S9|
|HUAWEI Mate 30E Pro 5G||Samsung Galaxy S9+|
|HUAWEI P30||Samsung Galaxy S10|
|HUAWEI P30 Pro||Samsung Galaxy S20|
|HUAWEI P40||Samsung Galaxy S20+|
|HUAWEI P40 Pro||Samsung Galaxy S10 e|
|HUAWEI P40 Pro+||Samsung Galaxy S20 Ultra 5G|
|Honor V20||Samsung Galaxy S20 FE 5G|
|Honor 30 Pro+||Samsung Galaxy S10+|