Wacom Announces New Driver Software to Support Microsoft’s Windows 8 Operating System

Vancouver, WA – October 26, 2012 – With the announcement of Windows 8, Wacom customers should know that all currently available Wacom tablets and displays will support the new operating system. Customers will benefit especially from the intuitive and natural ways to navigate and work when using multi-touch products such as those from the Bamboo range, Intuos5 touch and Cintiq 24HD touch. Swiping between start screen and desktop, opening charms and switching applications by using gestures are only a few of the new options provided with Windows 8. For pen only tablets and displays, the Windows 8 experience is equally as good as it is on Windows 7.

For access to these new features and more, please download the new driver software from the Wacom website at Starting on November 2nd., new drivers will be available for Wacom’s professional line of Intuos and Cintiq products. Starting on November 16th, new drivers will be available for the Bamboo line of pen tablets.

About Wacom
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. The advanced technology of Wacom’s intuitive input devices has been used to create some of the most exciting digital art, films, special effects, fashions and designs around the world. Wacom devices provide business and home users with the ability to explore digital content creation in a comfortable, natural way.


For more information, please contact: Douglas A. Little Sr. Public Relations Manager Wacom Technology Services Corp. 360-896-9833 x174