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[Help] Sony S Stylus to Write on

14th March 2012, 01:10 PM   |  #1  
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What stylus do you recomend to sony s, i want to right notes from classes

Please if possible ebay link
15th March 2012, 03:06 AM   |  #2  
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All of the ones that I know of have a rubber piece at the end and are not suitable for hand writing.

What I don't know is if the new Samsung firm stylus would work.
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15th March 2012, 09:00 AM   |  #3  
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Hi guy! I've the typical cheap stylus, but I don't recommend you to take notes (I'm in university and it isn't easy to keep pace with him hehe).

A very good pencil is the Adonit jot, I haven't tried it but I've readed that is very good! But is very expensive too...

Link to the typical stylus (very cheap):

http://www.ebay.com/itm/3-x-Pocket-U...94200789269338

Adonit Jot:

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=oYp8y...eature=related

Ebay link:

http://www.ebay.com/itm/Adonit-Jot-C...item4cff3a47df


Later, to take notes I recommend you the FreeNotes apk....is very easy and, for me, the best apk for this!! hehe. Free in the PlayStore!


Sorry for my english, I'm Spanish...
24th March 2012, 11:50 PM   |  #4  
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The best stylus for handwriting on the Sony S tablet that I've found found is the just mobile Allupen. It does take some getting used to and there is a slight delay. It is the only rubber tipped stylus I've run into that you can write with. Also your mileage may very depending on what app you're using to take notes. My personal fave is Freenote.

The adonit Jot works well too, but I thinks it's more suitable for drawing than writing as it will constantly be clicking against your screen if you even write moderately fast. Good for cursive though.

Another good option is the fabric tipped gogo stylus it's exactly the same as the fabric tipped aponyo stylus, but it's a little cheaper.

With any of these you have to get used to writing with them. It's not like writing with a pen. Also all the palm rejection software I've run into has been less then thrilling. I just wear fingerless gloves to solve that problem.

Good luck!
3rd April 2012, 04:00 PM   |  #5  
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All of the ones that I know of have a rubber piece at the end and are not suitable for hand writing.

What I don't know is if the new Samsung firm stylus would work.

I just got the Adoint Jot and it works fairly well,
http://adonit.net/product/jot/
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13th April 2012, 08:39 AM   |  #6  
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I'm surprised people have gotten any stylus to work with the Tablet S. I've tried two different iFaraday styluses, which are supposed to be the most sensitive stylus available, as well as a Boxwave rubber tipped stylus, and a dirt cheap generic Ebay rubber tipped stylus. All of these tips trigger a strange constant double tapping action just by touching the tip to the screen. Extremely annoying when in the browser as this causes the screen to constantly zoom in and out. I pretty much just assumed the Tablet S screen simply can't handle styluses.
13th April 2012, 03:29 PM   |  #7  
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I just got the Adoint Jot and it works amazing.
http://adonit.net/product/jot/

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I'm surprised people have gotten any stylus to work with the Tablet S. I've tried two different iFaraday styluses, which are supposed to be the most sensitive stylus available, as well as a Boxwave rubber tipped stylus, and a dirt cheap generic Ebay rubber tipped stylus. All of these tips trigger a strange constant double tapping action just by touching the tip to the screen. Extremely annoying when in the browser as this causes the screen to constantly zoom in and out. I pretty much just assumed the Tablet S screen simply can't handle styluses.

Um, mine works most of the time.

The rubber tipped ones don't work very well.
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17th May 2012, 02:43 PM   |  #8  
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Um, mine works perfect 95% of the time.

The rubber tipped ones don't work very well.

Hey, you sure that works?
I am wanting to buy one stylus for using sketchbook,
may I request a video of working Adonit jot on your Sony Tablet S.
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23rd May 2012, 12:05 PM   |  #9  
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Definitive list of working stylus - Sony Tablet S
Guys i was thinking that we need a definitive list of what stylus actually work on the Sony Tablet S capacitive screen. Im going to start a new thread on this with a link to here. Hope you guys are cool with me using the stylus info provided already.

Link
http://forum.xda-developers.com/show....php?t=1669050
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