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Wacom CTL471

Wacom CTL471
alaScore 84

1731 reviews

Jan, 2015

alaTest has collected and analyzed 1731 reviews of Wacom CTL471. The average rating for this product is 4.4/5, compared to an average rating of 4.1/5 for other Mouse & Pointing Devices for all reviews. Views about the durability and size are on the whole positive. The design and price also get good feedback, but there are some mixed comments about the reliability.

usability, price, design, size, durability

We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other Mouse & Pointing Devices the Wacom CTL471 is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 84/100 = Very good quality.

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alaTest has collected and analyzed 1723 user reviews of Wacom CTL471 from The average user rating for this product is 4.4/5, compared to an average user rating of 4.0/5 for other Mouse & Pointing Devices on People are impressed by the durability and size. The design and price are also mentioned favorably. Comments are divided on the reliability.

usability, price, design, size, durability

92% of the reviews on give this product a positive rating.

This summary is based on the products: Wacom Bamboo Splash Pen Tablet (CTL471)Wacom CTL471 Bamboo Splash Pen Tablet - Factory Refurbished with 1 year Warranty

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Bamboo Splash Review


Nice combination of hardware and software for the price. A good tool for beginner and intermediate artists.

No eraser tool. Non-standard menus may confuse users.

For $79, the Splash is a nice combination of well-built hardware and user-friendly software. It’d be great for photographers who want a small tablet for photo retouching, since it’s small enough to tote in a laptop bag. If you’ve been putting off...

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Very nice unit


I have had several tablets in the past, but this is by far the nicest and most responsive. The driver install could be a bit cleaner. I use dual monitors and only wanted the tablet to respond to the second monitor. Once I figured out where the setting...


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Fantastic for the price!


Works under Linux with mypaint, inkscape, GIMP, and others. I'm using Ubuntu. Pressure sensitive pen works like a charm. Seriously, this is the bomb for those of us that know how to use graphics programs and wish to manipulate scans and pics.

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I will continue buying for them always


Great Quality Product, Exactly what i needed for my work. Great to create sketches for my customer, help me narrow the creating process to a optimal level.

Easy to Use","Good Control","Great Service","Increased Productivity","Lightweight","Natural Feel","The Best Ebay Seller

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Wacom Bamboo Splash Graphic Tablet


Great beginner tablet!! Easy to use. The program that comes with it was just what I needed to get started

None yet! Just s bit of a learning curve when getting used to it

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Bamboo Splash


This was purchased as a Christmas gift for our 12 year old, who is highly computer minded and has shown interest and skill in artistic endevours. He is a bit intimidated by this tool- has mastered the pen tool quickly, but has trouble negotiating...

Amazing Software Included","Easy to Use","Good Control","Lightweight

Overwhelming At First