Best Android Tablets for Drawing

Best Android Tablets for Drawing

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We are well aware of the genius uses of android tablets. They can be teamed up with a stylus for your drawing purposes. You are all free to draw anywhere you want. You need to have hold of a really good Android tablet for a good drawing experience. The stylus and the screen need to be true at sensitivity and response rate. There are in fact several factors that determine the drawing experience with the tablet. 

However, with the advancing time, we have kind of noticed a change in the air and we have plenty of good drawing tablets available for drawing.

Samsung tablets enlist some best suitable options for drawing.

Here are some of our picks… Let’s get right to it.

Best Android tablets for drawing:

Samsung Galaxy Tab S7+

Samsung Galaxy Tab S7+
Samsung Galaxy Tab S7+

The new Samsung Galaxy Tab S7+ tops our list of Best android tablets for drawing owing completely to its active stylus and responsive screen. You get a Super AMOLED display and trust us you would love the color production and the mesmerizing visuals. You can use the tablet in dark as well as bright rooms. Background lighting is hardly a problem for this tablet. Talking more about the features it has got a 120hz refresh rate.

The tablet performs very responsively to the stylus. You do not have to picture yourself drawing repeated rough strokes on the screen. The smaller screen size is 11 inches with an aspect ratio of 16:10 and a resolution of 2560 x 1600p.

Speaking further about the quality of the drawing pen, it is an S Pen with 9 ms latency. Samsung S Pen is precisely known for its accuracy in drawing with proper pressure sensitivity. The grip is all comfortable. The metallic build with a narrow bezel attracts you instantly to grab it at once. The battery life is promising too.

PROs :

  • Super AMOLED display
  • 120hz refresh rate
  • 9ms low latency stylus
  • Solid metallic build
  • Responsive display
  • Enough Battery life

CONs :

  • It lacks a headphone jack

Samsung Galaxy Tab S6 Lite 

Samsung Galaxy Tab S6 Lite
Samsung Galaxy Tab S6 Lite

Here comes a very affordable yet versatile option for you with Samsung Galaxy Tab S6 Lite. Samsung always takes care of your pocket no matter what the device is. You would be grateful for this tablet after knowing the features. It is worth every penny you pay for it. This is a compact stylish tablet. It is very lightweight and portable.

The bezel cornering the display is almost negligible. The Processor is appropriate for a daily task purpose. Maybe that’s how the budget got managed by excluding high-end processors from the tablet and adding a decent user-friendly processor.

The stylus provides proper pressure sensitivity and draws at one stroke. The screen is super responsive and manages to give you one of the best experiences with drawing on a tablet.

Concisely speaking, this tablet has seriously thought about your priorities and designed a tablet that does not hoax much about high end features, yet it has all the features required for the best drawing experience. The same features and design might cost you more with other brands.

PROs:

  • Responsive display
  • Slim design
  • Solid build
  • Responsive display
  • Enough Battery life
  • Lightweight and portable
  • Affordable

CONs:

  • Does compromise on some not so important expensive features to suit your pocket.

Lenovo Tab M10 Plus

Lenovo Tab M10 Plus
Lenovo Tab M10 Plus

Another affordable yet high performance tablet which is very suitable for drawing is Lenovo Tab M10 Plus. Do not judge this device for its price. In fact, this could be called an under rated product. The brand is already very famous in Indian markets and the devices from Lenovo are known to last you long as far as the durability is concerned.

Having said that, it is an averagely priced tablet, suitable for drawing with some real accentuated and quality equipment. It feels so amazing to announce that it features a 2.3 GHz octa-core processor which makes your daily chores as smooth as a breeze. You get a 10.3 inches display, long-lasting battery, 32 GB memory, and SD card slot.

The tablet is slim and fit for portability. The build is metallic and strong. Pro Artists might refuse to buy the tablet, but if you are a beginner, this is a real friendly option for you. The stylus is a satisfactory one at pressure sensitivity, the screen is responsive and it has a good refresh rate with a blazing processor. What else a beginner needs?

PROs :

  • 10.3 inches Responsive display
  • SD card slot
  • 2.3 GHz octa-core processor
  • Slim design
  • Solid build
  • Enough Battery life
  • Lightweight and portable
  • Affordable

CONs :

  • Storage is less.

Samsung Galaxy Tab S6

Samsung Galaxy Tab S6

This Samsung Tablet has so much more than what you see in humbler models. Owing to the launch of the Galaxy Tab S7, the Galaxy Tab S6 secured a huge discount for the purchasers. The features are absolutely great and yet you get a hefty discount because of the launch of the newer model. You get a 10.5 inch AMOLED display.

The display is boosted with Flicker-free technology. It does not strain your eyes as drawing requires a lot of concentration and precisive work. The color production and contrast balance make it so usable even outdoors.

It is a slim tablet accessorized well with other advantages. The build is solid and sleek. The tablet runs on Android 9 Pie with a 7,040mAh battery life. It holds 6GB RAM and 128GB of Storage. That’s a premium touch altogether.

The metallic S pen has a good grip and is sensitive enough. The shape is tapered at the length though. It is lightweight and portable to be carried along.

PROs :

  • 10.5 inches AMOLED display
  • Android 9 Pie
  • 7,040mAh battery life
  • Slim design
  • Solid build
  • Lightweight and portable
  • 6GB RAM
  • 128GB Storage

CONs :

  • Lacks headphone jack like S7+.

Huawei Mediapad M5 Lite

Huawei Mediapad M5 Lite
Huawei Mediapad M5 Lite

Lacking an official Google app store does prohibit the functionality of the Huawei Mediapad M5 Lite tablet. It has a shortage of drawing apps. But nonetheless, it is usable for drawing. The 10. The 10.1-inch display comes with a resolution of 1920 x 1200 pixels. The bezels surrounding the screen are negligible giving you ample exposure to the screen. You get an 8MP Camera, 7500mAh battery life, 3GB RAM, and 32GB Storage.

The best of this tablet is the super sensitive and responsive pen. It gives you exactly what you expect for a smooth drawing experience. Starting from the grip to the output, it’s a certain fine-quality pen. However, in some countries, you separately need to buy a stylus.

If you know, you know Huawei devices pack all the essential features for you with a budget-friendly expense. That’s true here too. Everything is upgraded, the battery, the quick charging, all the features work decently.

PROs :

  • 10.1 inches Responsive display
  • 1920 x 1200p resolution
  • Slim design
  • Solid build
  • Lightweight and portable
  • Affordable
  • 7500mAh battery life
  • 3GB RAM
  • 32GB Storage

CONs :

  • Less counted apps support the pen. 

Samsung Galaxy Tab A with S Pen Support

Samsung Galaxy Tab A with S Pen Support
Samsung Galaxy Tab A with S Pen Support

Samsung has come with its new Galaxy Tab A. This tablet is not heavily cost like other versions from Samsung, yet it is loaded with all the necessary features which are crucial for drawing and sketching. It comes with a small 8-inch screen and an S Pen making. That’s not a drawback if you think it to be. In fact this very feature makes it super portable and best for on the go usage.

The color and brightness are well balanced and work well to portray a good canvas for your strokes. The battery life and processor are promising too. This might not be suitable for professional artists, but for beginners, it’s a bargain.

Also, the response rate and the tracking of the S pen will leave you astonished. You cannot judge it on the slender build at all. Yes, we slightly agree on the part that the thin S pen might cause your hands to pain after long usage.

PROs :

  • 8 inches small responsive display
  • Balanced brightness 
  • Slim and small model 
  • Good Build
  • Extremely Lightweight and portable
  • Very Affordable
  • Enough battery life

CONs :

  • Screen is not AMOLED like other versions.

Simbans Picasso Tab

Simbans Picasso Tab
Simbans Picasso Tab

If you are simply interested in drawing without any professional expectations then to support your hobby we have Simbans Picasso Tab. Let’s precisely speak about the features it represents. You get a 10 inch IPS display with a vivid and vibrant view.

The screen is well protected by a screen guard. It works well with all the drawing applications unlike the Huawei lite one. The USB-C port makes it so much more convenient for connectivity options. It would bring a smile to your face to know that the stylus comes absolutely free in the box along with a tablet case. While it might not compare to a drawing tablet with a screen, it is still a great pick for learning, especially for people just starting out.

Now since this is not a professional tablet for artists, it does suit your daily learning or practicing job but lacks premium upgrades. The Stylus is not battery-free and lacks pressure sensitivity. The battery life is enough though. As we mentioned earlier, for a practitioner, it’s a fair enough deal.

PROs :

  • 10 inches responsive display
  • Balanced brightness 
  • Compact body
  • Portable
  • Very Affordable
  • Enough battery life
  • Free Stylus with a tablet case

CONs :

  • Not good for professionals

How to select a Good Android Tablet for Drawing?

  1. You really need to have a clear picture of the features that make up a good tablet for drawing. Here are the important factors :
  • Display: A good canvas makes a good artist. The display of a tablet is what reflects your art. You cannot compromise this at all. There are two types of tablet screens. They are LCD and AMOLED. Obviously, if your pocket allows you to grab an AMOLED screen. LCD remains a cheaper yet not a bad option though. You can find LCD being used in cheaper drawing tablets under 200. AMOLED screens consume less battery to give you balanced color production and brightness. You can work even outdoors with an AMOLED display.
  • Battery life: If you compromise on the battery life of a tablet, you ruin the entire plan to have a portable device that allows drawing. Quick charging and better battery retention make a good tablet.
  • Processor: Even though you need a tablet for drawing, other works are important as well. So a better processor is as crucial as other factors you make your tablet not only suitable for drawing but also for other uses.
  • Stylus or a pen: Pressure sensitivity and tilt support mean a lot for a perfect Stylus. Samsung ranges a good list of S Pens. Look for a pen that allows jitter-free lines to save yourself from tough drawing time. Active Stylus pen can last you up to 7 days minimum after charging for usage. Passive Stylus does not need charging at all. They have got their own life. Both are fine.
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