Software Compatibility

Here is a list of all the Mac software programs we have tested with Astropad, and which of the features built into Astropad are compatible.

Software Drawing Pressure Panning Zooming Recommended Astropad version
Photoshop CS6 & CC Y Y Y Y Both
Illustrator CS6 & CC Y Y Y Y Both
Lightroom CS6 & CC Y Y Y Y Studio
Clip Studio Paint / Manga Studio 5 Y Y Y Y Both
Capture One Y Y Y Y Studio
Affinity Designer Y Y Y Y Both
Affinity Photo Y Y Y Y Both
ArtRage Y Y Y Y Both
Mischief Y Y Y Y Both
Pixelmator Y Y Y Y Both
Sketchbook Pro Y Y Y Y Both
Corel Painter 2016 Y Y N N Both
Painter Essential 5 Y Y N N Both
After Effects CS6 & CC Y Y N N Studio
Animate CC Y Y N N Studio
Toon Boom Storyboard Pro Y Y N N Studio
Toon Boom Harmony Y Y N N Studio
TVPaint Y Y N N Studio
ZBrush Y Y N N Studio
Cinema 4D Y Y N N Studio
Definitions:

Drawing — Does basic drawing input work?

Pressure — Is there support for variable pressure?

Panning — Does the pan gesture cause the canvas to pan?

Zooming — Does the pinch gesture cause the canvas to zoom?

Recommended Astropad version — Which Astropad version will give a better experience?