Wacom’s Pen Technology Powers Samsung’s Galaxy S21 Ultra with S Pen for the First Time in the History of the Galaxy S series

January 22, 2021 (Tokyo, Japan) – Wacom Co, Ltd., announced that its long-revered digital pen technology has been adopted by Samsung Electronics’ Galaxy S21 Ultra, for the first time in the history of the Galaxy “S series”, taking its productivity and creativity even higher. Branded “S Pen” by Samsung, Wacom’s pen technology has been powering the digital pens of the Galaxy Note series since 2011, with it now expanding into the Galaxy S series.



Samsung Galaxy S21 Ultra (Color: Phantom Black) with S Pen

Available as an option for the Galaxy S21 Ultra, the S Pen lets you do so many tasks intuitively and efficiently, from drawing, note-taking, editing photos and signing documents. It puts breath-taking precision at your fingertips and offers the realistic pen-on-paper experience.

The Galaxy S21 Ultra also works effortlessly with third-party digital pens using the Wacom technology. Digital pens from Mitsubishi Pencil (Hi-uni DIGITAL for Wacom) STAEDTLER (Noris Digital) and LAMY (AL-star black EMR), as well as the pen for 13 inch creative pen display “Wacom One,” are compatible with the Galaxy S21 Ultra, widening the choices for those looking for each product’s unique usability combined with a contemporary look and feel.

The Galaxy S21 Ultra with the S Pen (optional) will be available starting from January 29, 2021.

About Wacom
Founded in 1983, Wacom is a global company based in Japan with subsidiaries and affiliate offices around the world to support marketing and distribution in over 150 countries and areas. It is 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, fashion and designs around the world and provides business and home users with their leading interface technology to express their personality. The company also offers its products as OEM solutions to leading manufacturers serving incremental markets. Wacom’s interface technology, called Wacom Feel IT technologies, is also offered as an integrated solution to strategic partners. Most tablet device and PC manufacturers count on the advanced features and reliability to deliver a superior user interface experience.

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Corporate Communications, Wacom Co., Ltd

Technology Solution Business Unit, Wacom Co., Ltd