Best products in the Styluses category

Here's a ranking of the best products in this category. To give you a quick overview, we've also added some key information about the products.

1. Apple Pencil (2nd generation)

The Apple Pencil sets the standard for what drawing, note-taking, and document annotation should feel like - intuitive, precise, and magical. All without noticeable lag, with pixel-perfect precision, tilt and pressure detection, and palm recognition support. Incredibly easy to use and always ready for your ideas. The second-generation Apple Pencil magnetically sticks to the side of your iPad Pro, automatically connects, and charges on the go. Apple Pencil (2nd Generation) delivers pixel-perfect precision and industry-leading low latency. That makes it ideal for drawing, sketching, coloring, taking notes, annotating emails, and more. And it's just as easy and natural to use as a regular pen. And with an intuitive touch interface that supports double-tapping, the 2nd generation Apple Pencil lets you switch tools without ever setting it down. Designed for iPad Pro and iPad Air, the second-generation Apple Pencil has a flat side that magnetically attaches to iPad for automatic charging and pairing. 

Apple Pencil (2nd generation)

Apple Pencil (2nd generation)


2. Apple Pencil

With the Pencil, you can turn your iPad into a high-precision graphics tablet and let your creativity run wild. It offers you a very long battery life of twelve hours for comfortable work and thanks to particularly fast charging, work does not have to be interrupted for long. Pressure sensors can be used to draw lines in various thicknesses, which appear directly on the screen without delay thanks to 240 scans per second. In addition, tilt sensors can be used to shade, just like a pencil. 

3. HP Active Pen G3

Reduce the power needed to write and draw on screen or work with your touch-enabled applications with your pen thanks to improved output and writing pressure compared to the previous generation. Work and design without interruption with a pen that can be charged using your device's USB-C cable or the supplied USB-C to USB-A cable. LEDs indicate the charging status.

Customize the functions of buttons and shortcuts with the included software. Launch an application with programmable Bluetooth functionality that links to frequently used productivity applications. A digital proximity warning warns you if you forget your pen.

Your paired device detects the pen as soon as it's within range and shows you where to place it on the display. Delete and highlight your content or click on it with the two handy side buttons. Compatible with HP EliteBook x360 1030 G3; HP EliteBook x360 1030 G4; HP EliteBook x360 1040 G5; HP EliteBook x360 1040 G6; HP Elite x2 1013 G3; HP Elite x2 G4; HP ZBook Studio x360 G5.

4. HP Tilt Pen

Write, draw, and compute as naturally as ever with true-to-life feel creating a seamless and enjoyable working experience. Feels as natural as putting pen to paper with tilt for improved precision and pressure detection for shading at different angles, giving you a true-to-life drawing experience. Activate presentation mode to conveniently move your cursor, flip through slides, and highlight key points of your presentation—without the need for a clicker. 

5. Staedtler Noris digital Jumbo

Soft writing, drawing and erasing on displays with electromagnetic resonance (EMR) technology. Ergonomic triangular shape for a natural writing and drawing feel. Soft digital eraser. No charging or pairing. 

Staedtler Noris digital Jumbo

Staedtler Noris digital Jumbo


6. Lenovo Digital Pen 2

The Lenovo Digital Pen 2 offers an even better design and more functionality than its already very popular predecessor. The Digital Pen now features a plastic cap on the front for a more comfortable writing experience, an elastomer pen tip for more precision and an extended battery that lasts twice as long as the previous model. It's never been easier to take notes, sign documents, edit photos and sketch. 

7. Microsoft Surface Pen

Write and draw - just as usual. With precision tip on one side and rubber eraser on the other. Tilt the tip of the surface pen for shading, just like with a real pencil. Use the matching pen tip.

Draw and shade precisely with 4,096 pressure points that respond to the slightest touch. The ink flows from the tip of your surface pen onto the screen without noticeable delay.

Compose, create short animations, take notes and design with 3D CAD. Surface Pen is supported by applications such as OneNote, Microsoft Office, Adobe Suite, Sketchable, Bluebeam Revu, Drawboard and Staffpad.

8. HP Tilt Pen MPP 2.0

Customize the pen control with 2 personalized buttons through the HP Pen Control application.

So you always know how much power he has left: When the indicator
flashes, the pen needs charging.

The battery life of 30 days makes the pen an ideal companion.

Exchangeable tips: Choose the tip that best suits your project with two interchangeable options.

This compact design fits in any bag, so you can let your creativity run wild anywhere.

Thanks to the magnetic shaft, the pen can be securely attached anywhere, so you can practically never lose it.

9. HP Pro Pen

Take notes, navigate, draw, sketch, and edit on screen with the rugged, durable, and multifunctional HP Pro Pen. Use the Active Pen to right-click, left-click, and double-click to select items, navigate, and delete content.

A set of AAAA batteries lets you work for nearly a year1, and you extend battery life with auto sleep mode that activates after two minutes of inactivity.

With sure-grip texturing and a familiar length, writing and holding is extra comfortable. A beveled design keeps the pen from rolling off the table. Pair it with the necklace to keep your pen at your fingertips.

10. Samsung S Pen

Samsung S Pen Tab S7|S7+|S8|S8+|S8 Ultra black Write, draw and sketch easily and precisely on the display of your Galaxy Tab tablet with this stylus. The pen differentiates between 4096 pressure levels, so that different presses can manifest themselves in different stroke widths just like a real pen. Use the gesture controls to navigate through presentations and photo albums. To charge, simply insert the S Pen into the magnetic holder on your Galaxy Tab tablet.