Product Comparison: FiftyThree Digital Stylus Pencil vs Apple Pencil (2nd Generation)


General Specifications
Brand
FiftyThree
Apple
Model
Digital Stylus Pencil
Pencil (2nd Generation)
Origin
China
China
About the Product
Pencil is the most natural and expressive tool for getting ideas on Paper. Rest your hand on the screen and draw freely with best-in-class adaptive palm rejection. Blend with your fingers. Flip Pencil over to erase. Thin as a real pencil, with internally balanced components that feel right in your hand.
The new Apple Pencil delivers pixel-perfect precision and industry-leading low latency, making it great for drawing, sketching, coloring, taking notes, marking up email, and more. And it’s as easy and natural to use as a pencil. The new Apple Pencil also features an intuitive touch surface that supports double-tapping. So now you can change tools without setting it down.
Key Specs
Compatibility
Capacitive Screens
Capacitive Screens
Tip Material
Rubber
Plastic
Tip Shape
Rounded
Pointed
What customers say about "Key Specs"
FiftyThree Digital Stylus Pencil for iPad, iPad Pro, and iPhone - Graphite
  • I've had it for 1 1/2 months now, very little wear on the tip, use an iPad Air 1, no cover on glass, and I've been using Adobe Sketch.
  • The pen tip is a bit thicker than a pen tip we are used to but is easier to write with than stylus pens that have a rounded tip.
  • The tip has a natural feeling drag, it's pretty accurate, and pressure/side works great. I can write naturally and legibly.
  • The rubber tip has too much drag over the screens with a film protetion making normal hand writing difficult.
  • Tip should be more wear resistant (any improvement here would be very welcome).
Apple Pencil (2nd Generation)
  • The pressure sensitive tip gives you the feeling of working with a real pen or pencil. I would recommend this to anyone with an ipad pro that's doing any kind of drawing.
  • The pressure sensitive tip is holding up to my heavy handedness quite well.
  • It is pressure sensitive and accurate, and has been successfully charging.
  • Also the noise the tip makes on the surface is quite noticeable; I was in a quiet room and got people giving me the look.
  • The tip is not smooth- has a plastic seam or defect. when using on iPad screen, causes light scratches.
Size & Weight
Height
5.4 in.
6.53 in.
Width
0.6 in.
0.35 in.
Depth
0.3 in.
0.35 in.
Weight
1.28 oz
0.73 oz
Features
Color
Black
White
Body Material
Graphite
Metal
Tip Cover
No
No
Extras
For iPad/iPhone, Palm rejection, Extra eraser
Bluetooth connection, Magnetically attaches and pairs, Locking the palm of your hand while drawing, Battery Life 12 hours
Integrated Clip
No
No
What customers say about "Features"
FiftyThree Digital Stylus Pencil for iPad, iPad Pro, and iPhone - Graphite
  • Sync's effortlessly, the eraser tip is quick and very user intuitive. Great gift for someone thats getting into drawing or is already a pro.
  • Love the pen tip and the rubberized eraser. This device was easy to charge.
  • I do love how it feels in my hand and the weight it gives to itself. Recommended.
  • I bought this product with the intent to take notes with it during class. I was especially excited for the erasing feature.
  • Does not come with a protect case. And with such a sensitive tip it definitely needs one.
Apple Pencil (2nd Generation)
  • The pencil is easy to use, you just have to clip it on to the iPad's magnetic strip for the pencil, and it automatically syncs to the iPad so you can use it.
  • I use the pencil for drawing in several apps like Clip Studio Paint, ProCreate, and Concepts. Effective and adjustable.
  • This pencil brought a few welcome upgrades, namely the double tap feature on the pencil to switch to eraser.
  • I like it's that it's charging via magnetic attachment to the iPad.
  • There is no tip cover for this model, which is frustrating since you can easily break the tip.
Warranty / Certifications
Manufacturer warranty
1 year(s)
1 year(s)
Certifications
CE
CE, EAC
Other Information
Manufacturer
MSRP
129.00 $


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