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Astropad Studio turns your iPad into a completely customizable graphics tablet. It's our highest performance tool for the most demanding creative work.

Built for creative professionals

Astropad Studio has been designed from the ground up for professionals


Up to 5x faster than baseline Liquid

keyboard support

Compatible with Bluetooth and Smart Keyboards, or use our on-screen keyboard

wifi + usb

Use your iPad as a graphics tablet plugged in or wirelessly


Magic Gestures

Now with...

Full Keyboard

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Blazing fast & crystal clear

Creating Astropad required innovative new technology we call Liquid. The result is stunning image quality and responsiveness.

Liquid features color corrected output and retina resolution. What you see on your iPad is the same as on your Mac.

And our built-in Velocity Control analyzes network conditions dozens of times per second to balance image quality and latency. So whether you're plugged in or wireless, your iPad will stay highly responsive.

Low Latency Performance





Uncompromised Live View
Image Quality

LIQUID vs. JPEG at 60fps and equivalent bitrates

Pro features for pro artists

We'll keep pushing the boundaries so that you can too

Velocity Control

Perfectly balanced image quality and latency

60 fps

Always fluid and responsive


GPU accelerated, so your Mac stays fast

Use with any App

Works with any Mac app (no drivers required)

Battery Friendly

ARM Assembly code to maximize battery life

Custom Shortcuts

Build your own gesture shortcuts

Priority Support

Receive top-level assistance when you need it the most

Unlimited Upgrades

Monthly updates bring you continuous innovation

Magic Gestures

Don't let switching tools slow you down! Quickly switch tools using finger and Pencil gesture combinations.


Placing one finger on screen while drawing instantly activates the eraser.

Right Click

Placing two fingers on screen with Apple Pencil activates right click.

And more...

Fully configurable with options like hover, 3rd mouse button and modifier keys.

Stroke Lab

Adjust every element of your stroke to match your unique preferences

Pressure Smoothing

Setting options for automatic pressure smoothing

Pressure Curves

Personalized pressure input settings to accomodate your drawing style

Stroke Stabilization

(Coming Soon)

Setting options for automatic stroke smoothing

Preview Line

Change the color of your stroke preview line

Complete Customization

Create your own custom shortcuts and gestures (because no two artists work alike)

Shortcut Sets

Customizable sidebar shortcuts automatically adapt to match whatever Mac app you're using

Tailor-Made Gestures

Create your own gesture shortcuts with touch-Pencil combinations

Introducing Keyboard Support

Use our on-screen keyboard or bring your own Bluetooth or Smart keyboard.

Astropad Standard vs. Astropad Studio

Learn more about which edition is right for you. Here's the difference between Astropad Standard and Astropad Studio:


Works with any Mac app
Wi-Fi or USB
Velocity Control
Pinch to pan and zoom
Compatible with Apple Pencil
1 shortcut set


Works with any Mac app
Wi-Fi or USB
Velocity Control
Pinch to pan and zoom
Compatible with Apple Pencil
Unlimited shortcut sets
Keyboard support
Magic Gestures
Pressure Smoothing
Custom Pressure Curves
Eraser Tool
Hover Simulation
3-Button Mouse Simulation
Undo/Redo Gestures
Preview line customization
Unlimited Upgrades
Priority Support





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What professional artists are saying about Astropad Studio

Brian Rood

Star Wars Illustrator


You've just raised the bar to the next level... When I tell some of my colleagues about this they are going to freak, seriously.

Ben Bishop

Comic Artist


For anyone who thinks the iPad Pro and Apple Pencil combo is not a fully capable working machine for comics, design, illustration etc... Astropad Studio just proved you wrong.

Ashley Mary

Illustrator & Designer


The best part about Astropad is that it feels like I'm drawing in my sketch book, except my one pen tool is equal to hundreds. It's the most efficient way to get my work done without sacrificing quality.

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