Artist Review: Wacom Bamboo Spark for Note Taking & Drawing

Artist Review: Wacom Bamboo Spark for Note Taking & Drawing

This review covers the Wacom Bamboo Spark as a device for digitizing your notes and drawings. Below are all the links mentioned in the video.

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  1. Happy Free Time
    Happy Free Time 18 March, 2022, 02:59

    Thank you for the thorough review. One of the best I've seen so far.

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  2. ꧁꧁Karen Mitchell꧂꧂
    ꧁꧁Karen Mitchell꧂꧂ 18 March, 2022, 02:59

    Thank you, great. And what if you don't have an iPad? Can I use my MacBook Pro, macOS Big Sur?

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  3. Teacher Ashraf Abubakr
    Teacher Ashraf Abubakr 18 March, 2022, 02:59

    Is it working with samsung tablets or Samsung mobile

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  4. Alok Jain
    Alok Jain 18 March, 2022, 02:59

    What's the difference between bamboo Folio and Spark?

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  5. JB
    JB 18 March, 2022, 02:59

    I opine: why not simply use a scan app or photo your drawing with a phone or tab pc.

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  6. Imran Javed Joura
    Imran Javed Joura 18 March, 2022, 02:59

    Thanks for this detailed review. my question is, can i use this as a graphics tablet for drawing directly in photoshop?

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  7. Karthikeyan Balasubramanian
    Karthikeyan Balasubramanian 18 March, 2022, 02:59

    Can we cut a normal pen refill to its size and use rather than using a similar smaller size refills

    Since this video is old, just wanted to know whether there are any alternative product (wacom or any other brand) to this which is more flexible?

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  8. Kalyan Gautham
    Kalyan Gautham 18 March, 2022, 02:59

    Hi… thanks for the review. Does spark also have live mode which is in slate?

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  9. Andria
    Andria 18 March, 2022, 02:59

    Your reviews are so so informative thank you. Have you ever reviewed the Boogie Board for note taking please?

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  10. kavya k
    kavya k 18 March, 2022, 02:59

    Is there any different in tablet sleeve version and gadget pocket version..if I buy tab sleevw version can I connect my phone…my phone Samsung note 8

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  11. gowrish kavya
    gowrish kavya 18 March, 2022, 02:59

    Which wacom slate model have live mode….can I use live mode 2 take class via projector….can I connect this in my laptop …

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  12. Tooma Ali
    Tooma Ali 18 March, 2022, 02:59

    Good video but can I question you ? Can we put other papers than the original one ? If we can't ; can we buy new one ?

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  13. sinem alpergün
    sinem alpergün 18 March, 2022, 02:59

    Is that a special sketchbook/paper or is it a normal paper?

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  14. Terri Moore
    Terri Moore 18 March, 2022, 02:59

    what is the difference between the spark and the slate?

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  15. Terry The 2D Maniac
    Terry The 2D Maniac 18 March, 2022, 02:59

    does the Bamboo Spark have a live mode like the Bamboo Slate?

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  16. giaccomusic
    giaccomusic 18 March, 2022, 02:59

    you can't erase on it. Am I correct?

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  17. Bob Feigel
    Bob Feigel 18 March, 2022, 02:59

    This product has just become available on sale in New Zealand and I was thinking about grabbing one. Your comprehensive and informative review has given me all the details I need to make an informed buying decision. Many thanks.

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  18. Will Dunlop
    Will Dunlop 18 March, 2022, 02:59

    A very informative video – thank you!

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  19. ecferah
    ecferah 18 March, 2022, 02:59

    I think this product just wasting of time and money …

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  20. Fircasice
    Fircasice 18 March, 2022, 02:59

    Actually there are 3rd party refills for this that work, at least in Europe.

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  21. alvahro
    alvahro 18 March, 2022, 02:59

    Hello Teoh! nice review, can the notes be transfer directly to a macbook pro (i could not find the app in the App Store)? i work with the laptop and is where i want my notes, i don't want to pass them to the phone and/or cloud and then to the laptop, nor send them via email…

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  22. برمجة الكمبيوتر Arabic Comp programing
    برمجة الكمبيوتر Arabic Comp programing 18 March, 2022, 02:59

    hello, about the bambo spark.
    can you reuse the pages, say you draw sketches, on a page, upload them, on that page, and after a while reuse the same page, to erase the drawing and reuse the page again. ?
    and what about the ink do you have to refill it with ink?
    appreciate your response .

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  23. Yoni Keynan
    Yoni Keynan 18 March, 2022, 02:59

    INCREDIBLE review my friend

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  24. Emelie اميلي
    Emelie اميلي 18 March, 2022, 02:59

    Can i use any ink pen to write with or do i need to use the wacom pen?

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  25. Jacobo Tapia
    Jacobo Tapia 18 March, 2022, 02:59

    Is there a way to reset the device when memory is full?

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  26. Md. Zia Ul Hoque
    Md. Zia Ul Hoque 18 March, 2022, 02:59

    Hi, Can you kindly tell me, is there a way to transfer the drawing directly PC form the App or Phone without sharing to email or cloud storage. In a simple words without any net connection. Thanks

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  27. Roy Olsen
    Roy Olsen 18 March, 2022, 02:59

    Beware! Wacom appear to have taken down their cloud service. Their support told me all your notes should be back online by end of July. If you depend on access to your notes in the meantime you should immediately export them to another service. If you lose or reset your phone/tablet, notes will apparently not be accessible (will not sync back to your new or reset device) until their cloud is back in two months.

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  28. steamsistershorts
    steamsistershorts 18 March, 2022, 02:59

    What if you run out of papers???

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  29. Ana Monteiro
    Ana Monteiro 18 March, 2022, 02:59

    Which one is the best? Spark or Slate

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  30. Airbugg
    Airbugg 18 March, 2022, 02:59

    Hey! Are you going to review any 'smartpens'? (ex. Livescribe Echo, Neo N2…)

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  31. Natalie Wong
    Natalie Wong 18 March, 2022, 02:59

    Hey! Great in depth review. I have a question regarding the pen nib size. Do you know roughly what the size is, as in is it comparable to a 0.7 fine point? Or more like a 1.0 medium point? Thanks in advance!

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  32. Simone Simoncini
    Simone Simoncini 18 March, 2022, 02:59

    it's a fake. The app 'inkspace' doesn't work correctly. It often lost connection with your phone or tablet and you lost your notes.
    You have to chang/refresh page in a few minute. Whitout this app, your bamboo spark or slate is only a plastic support for your paper block notes, but it's very expansive.

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  33. Marián Sáenz-Diez FotoNaTour
    Marián Sáenz-Diez FotoNaTour 18 March, 2022, 02:59

    Thanks for this great review! I have a question. Is it indispensable to use that pen or it works with any bollpoint pen that we could buy in any shop. Because the important thing looks to be the correct pressure while writing, not the specific ink or pen, isn't it? Thanks!

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  34. Sylvia Ball
    Sylvia Ball 18 March, 2022, 02:59

    Thank you I found your review very helpful. I have used it for sketching and writing I find it works very well to capture your thoughts and ideas and then being able to share the image. It is brilliant.

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  35. RAMology
    RAMology 18 March, 2022, 02:59

    Hi thanks for the video. One question…Do you need this holder to be able to make notes on the A5 paper, or can you directly accomplish what you showed in the video, by Not using the holder; maybe I'll just use my regular A5 pages and start scribbling!

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  36. Dale Diaz
    Dale Diaz 18 March, 2022, 02:59

    Does Wacom Bamboo Spark have a "Live Mode" just like the Bamboo Slate and Folio?

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