Wacom feel IT® technologies adopted for Samsung GALAXY Note II

Wacom feel IT® technologies adopted for  Samsung GALAXY Note II

Wacom supports further innovation in next-generation of groundbreaking smartphone

October 25, 2012, Tokyo—Wacom Co., Ltd. (“Wacom”) announces that the Samsung GALAXY Note II has been launched with the Wacom ® feel IT technologies digital pen sensor system, based on collaboration between Wacom and Mobile Communications Division of Samsung Electronics Company Limited.

In 2011, the GALAXY Note was the first smartphone to adopt Wacom’s digital pen sensor system, and following the August 2011 launch of the GALAXY Note 10.1 this is now the third Samsung product to make use of the system.

The GALAXY Note II combines Samsung’s proprietary note writing application S Note with Wacom’s S Pen, which is supported by Wacom ® feel IT technologies. The combination of these systems provides users with an easier way of creating and freely expressing ideas.

Wacom ® feel IT technologies comprises a highly sensitive digital pen, a multi-touch sensor, controller chip and driver software, realizing a natural and intuitive user interface solution. By promoting its adoption in popular mobile technology, Wacom aims to bring creative new digital communication solutions to an ever widening range of mobile device users.

Wacom Components Division: http://wacom.jp/en/products/components/

*The initial GALAXY NOTE II will be in Korea, at the end of September, followed by a series of launches in other countries.

*Wacom and Feel are trademarks of Wacom Co., Ltd. All other trademarks are the property of their respective owners and are used with their permission.

About Wacom

Founded in 1983, Wacom’s vision to bring people and technology closer together through natural interface technologies has made it the world’s leading manufacturer of pen tablets, interactive pen displays and digital interface solutions. Wacom markets “Wacom feel IT technologies” to OEM clients representing a variety of product lines including smartphones, e-books, tablets and PCs.  The advanced technology of Wacom’s intuitive input devices provide business and home users with the ability to explore digital content creation in a comfortable, natural way.

 

For more information, please contact:

Wacom Company Limited
Tomoko Nakanishi
+81-3-5337-6709,
nakanishi.tomoko[at]wacom.co.jp