Intuos tablets are considered by many to be the best line of tablets for your computer. They are used by many digital artists, archetects, CAD drafters, photo editors, and periodical companies for their industry professionals. They have a higher standard of quality than most tablets created by other companies at a higher price.
Many people ask what the differences between the Intuos and Graphire tablets are. Although they are not noticable for many beginners, industry professionals such as digital artists and animators tend to notice them. Here is a list of the features the current model of Intuos tablets (Intuos 3) have that Graphire tablets do not:
If you are a beginner and not interested in this many features, you may want to check out the Graphire line of Wacom tablets.
As of yet, Wacom does not have an auto-updater for their drivers; So users of any Wacom tablet should check for updates regularly at www.wacom.com.
Wacom drivers are currently in version 4.96-3 for Mac OS X 10.2.8 and later. They are in version 4.96-7a for Windows. Users with a pervious 4.96 version for Windows should immediately update do to a known problem where it can crash Windows along with the drivers just flat not working.