Today, Wacom announced their new Bamboo tablets which claim to be the first to merge multi-touch with their pen tablet technology. The Wacom Bamboo, Bamboo Fun, Bamboo Pen and Bamboo Touch made up the 2nd generation Bamboo family.

(From left) K C Leong, sales & business development manager, S.E Asia and South Asia, Wacom Singapore; Shigeki Komiyama, executive director, global marketing and sales division for Wacom Pte Ltd; Toshinori Nagasawa, general manager; and CM Choo, marketing manager, S.E Asia and South Asia for Wacom Singapore, presenting the new Wacom Bamboo Fun.

Komiyama gave a brief introduction about the company, their vision and their products, while Nagasawa talks about why we need to have a change in interface, to something that is “more simplified and easy to use”.

Wacom has a small showcase of their new Bamboo products. The one in the orange box is the Bamboo Fun (medium size); blue box is the Bamboo; magenta box is Bamoo Touch and the green box is the Bamboo Pen.

Retail price for the products are as follow:

Bamboo Fun – S$329
Bamboo – S$179
Bamboo Pen – S$129
Bamboo Touch – S$129

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