Download Tablet Support - Best Software & Apps

  • Skype

    8.33.0.50

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows
    Android
    Mac
    iPhone
    Windows Phone

    Skype, the telephone of the 21st century

    7
    28518 votes
    • PROS: Group videoconferencing, Talk-chat-type, Excellent audiovisual quality, Calls to mobile, Integration with Facebook
    • CONS: Requires a good connection, High consumption of resources, Some features are extra
  • Windows 10

    License
    buy Download
    Platform
    Windows

    Windows 10 is here to change the game

    7
    11543 votes
    • PROS: Free to upgrade, Consistent across devices, A more natural, customizable experience, Spartan and Cortana allow for more natural browsing and searches
    • CONS: If your only using one device, many features will be lost on you
  • Windows 8

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows

    Good for tablets: touchscreen operation, new apps and easier on the battery

    7
    10644 votes
    • PROS: Sleek, modern design, Very stable, Snappy interface, Includes new native Metro Apps, Support for traditional desktop apps
    • CONS: Metro interface takes some getting used to, Works better on touch screen devices
  • PaintTool SAI

    1.2.5

    License
    buy Download
    Platform
    Windows

    The drawing utility that'll bring out your artistic side

    6
    18455 votes
    • PROS: Lots of paint options, Includes layers and canvases, Easy-to-use interface
    • CONS: Interface is plain and outdated, Takes time to learn advanced features
  • Foxit Reader

    9.0.1.1049

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows
    Mac
    Symbian

    Foxit Reader

    8
    3063 votes
    • PROS: Small file size, Much quicker than Adobe Reader, Allows you to annotate documents
    • CONS: Doesn't allow you to edit files, User manual is only available online
  • Adobe Photoshop CS5 update

    12.0.4

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows
    Mac

    A more reliable experience

    7
    3031 votes
    • Google Sheets for Chrome

      varies-with-device

      License
      free Download
      Platform
      Windows
      Android
      iPhone

      Google Sheets for Chrome

      8
      36 votes
      • PROS: Free, Feature rich
      • CONS: Lacks features of rivals, Requires a good internet connection and PC, which other more basic options out there do not
    • Manga Studio

      EX 4.02

      License
      buy Download
      Platform
      Windows

      SmithMicro's Manga Studio is an all-in-one comic package

      6
      1509 votes
      • PROS: Professional high quality software., Tons of features designed for artists., Export in various formats and apply various effects.
      • CONS: Takes some learning quite complex.
    • FireAlpaca

      1.0.17

      License
      free Download
      Platform
      Windows
      Mac

      A free image editor with great potential

      7
      502 votes
      • PROS: Support for layers, Easy to navigate, Lots of special effects and filters
      • CONS: Ads that open at program launch are annoying, Still a little buggy
    •  Intel® XDK

      1816

      License
      free Download
      Platform
      Windows

      Create Smartphone and Tablet Apps Using JavaScript and HTML5

      7
      81 votes
      • PROS: One-step solution, Support for multiple operating systems , In-cloud build system
      • CONS: Finding documentation can be difficult, Performance isn’t the best
    • Pixelmator

      3.3.1

      License
      buy Download
      Platform
      Mac
      iPhone

      A beautiful and fast image editor

      7
      223 votes
      • PROS: Use of layers, Use of Core Image, Multi-window interface
      • CONS: Limited preferences, Photoshop shortcuts don't work
    • Manga Studio Debut

      4.2.2

      License
      buy Download
      Platform
      Windows
      Mac

      Bring your manga characters to life!

      6
      390 votes
      • PROS: Excellent selection of drawing tools, Can add effects, speech bubbles, color, etc, Can create own graphics, scan or import files
      • CONS: Hard to know where to start , Using the program is not always intuitive
    • OpenCanvas

      4.5.09e

      License
      buy Download
      Platform
      Windows

      Conjure up eye-catching images and illustrations

      7
      248 votes
      • PROS: Easy top use, no learning curve, Very similar to Photoshop, Lots of drawing tools, Supports layers
      • CONS: Limited undo feature, Lacks history window, Very few formats supported
    • Wacom Tablet Driver

      6.1.6-2

      License
      free Download
      Platform
      Mac

      Drivers for Intuos, Cintiq, and other

      5
      19 votes
      • PROS: Full support for Snow Leopard
      • CONS: Requires uninstalling previous drivers
    • Wacom Pen Tablet Driver

      5.2.4-3

      License
      free Download
      Platform
      Mac

      For Graphire, Bamboo and other Wacom tablets

      3
      11 votes
      • PROS: Full support for Snow Leopard
      • CONS: Requires uninstalling previous drivers
    • SmoothDraw

      3.2.11

      License
      buy Download
      Platform
      Windows

      Sketch, paint and draw cartoons

      8
      60 votes
      • FlySketch

        1.6.3

        License
        buy Download
        Platform
        Mac

        Draw, highlight, everywhere

        6
        18 votes
        • AMC Security

          Android 5.4.2

          License
          free Download
          Platform
          Android

          Tune-up your Android device and keep it safe from malicious files

          8
          116 votes
          • PROS: Handy battery notification, Real time virus/malware protection, Performs routine maintenance, Secure vault for your private files, Well designed and easy to use, SMS/Call blocking tool
          • CONS: No root features, Deep scanning can be very slow
        • Robin

          Beta 4.31

          License
          free Download
          Platform
          Android
          Windows

          A voice assistant that gets most of it right

          6
          6 votes
          • PROS: Easy to use, Lots of subjects to ask, Access Twitter and Facebook through voice, Makes corny jokes
          • CONS: Voice recognition is average, Some questions cannot be answered
        • Infinite Painter

          5.3.9

          License
          free Download
          Platform
          Android
          iPhone

          A free program for android

          10
          2 votes
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