Wacom vs Huion: Which is right for you?

Wacom vs Huion
(Image credit: Future)

Weighing up the pros and cons of Wacom vs Huion? You’re not alone. Where Wacom was once the only name in drawing tablets, competitors like Huion have carved out a niche by providing compelling, affordable alternatives to the market leader. 

What’s more, it’s no longer just a simple matter of one brand being high-quality and the other being cheap. Huion has improved its more serious, professional tablets to the point where they seriously compete with Wacom’s flagship models. Wacom, meanwhile, has filled out the more affordable end of its range, with budget tablets to tempt those who don’t have huge amounts to spend.

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Jon Stapley

Jon is a freelance writer and journalist who covers photography, art, technology, and the intersection of all three. When he's not scouting out news on the latest gadgets, he likes to play around with film cameras that were manufactured before he was born. To that end, he never goes anywhere without his Olympus XA2, loaded with a fresh roll of Kodak (Gold 200 is the best, since you asked). Jon is a regular contributor to Creative Bloq, and has also written for in Digital Camera World, Black + White Photography Magazine, Photomonitor, Outdoor Photography, Shortlist and probably a few others he's forgetting.