Artists rejoice: The Flooring Skilled 4's stylus has 1,024 contact ranges

Artists rejoice: The Surface Pro 4's stylus has 1,024 touch levels

On the huge House home windows 10 models event proper now, Microsoft’s Panos Panay said that fifty three % of Flooring Skilled three homeowners use the system’s stylus. So, when it obtained right here to setting up the improved Flooring Skilled 4, it made sense to reinforce the writing and doodling experience, too. Most importantly, the model new “Flooring Pen” has 1,024 ranges of pressure sensitivity, four events that of the Flooring Skilled three, and an “all-yr” battery life, which is one factor of a double-edged sword since you’ll’t really recharge it. The Flooring Pen moreover has a tail eraser for information undoing, and a selection of interchangeable concepts for numerous duties that change how the Pen feels and responds.

And to make all of it work, Microsoft outfitted the Flooring Skilled 4 with a model new, in-house co-processor commonly known as the G5, which handles the present/stylus interaction. The button on the Flooring Pen can nonetheless be used to quick-launch OneNote, and now Cortana as properly. Higher of all, though, the stylus is accessible in 5 colors and magnetically attaches to the facet of the Flooring Skilled 4, so that you could be uncover you’ve got received misplaced it that rather a lot sooner.

Get all the info from proper now’s Microsoft event correct proper right here.

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