Product Comparison

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ArtRage product line feature comparison

Find below a full list of features for the different commercial products available in the ArtRage product line.

To view a history of changes within each edition, see the version update histories.

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Mobile Vs. Desktop

Overview of ArtRage’s Features on Mobile & Desktop

ArtRage is available across a range of platforms, and includes its unique mixable oil paints, realistic pencils, canvas textures and other natural media features in all of them. The table below summarises the main features and differences between our major mobile apps for Android and iPad and our main desktop edition, ArtRage 4.

For a more detailed comparison between the apps, or between different desktop editions, check out the other tabs.

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ArtRage for Android $4.99

Buy ArtRage for Android from the Google Play Store & GALAXY Apps. Android 4.0+.

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ArtRage for iPad $4.99

ArtRage for iPad is available from iTunes. Requires: Requires iOS 6.0 or later.

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ArtRage 4 $49.90

Buy ArtRage 4. Natural painting tools and powerful utilities for Windows and Mac OSX

FeaturesMobile Only
(Android & iPad)
Desktop Only
(ArtRage 4)
Natural Media painting toolsOil Brush, Pencil, Palette Knife, Paint Tube, Color Sampler, Pastel & Chalk, Eraser, Paint Roller, Marker Pen, Glitter Tube, Watercolor, Flood Fill, ‘Gloop’ Pen, Inking Pen

Customisable tool settings
Default and custom tool presets
Oil Brush, Pencil, Palette Knife, Paint Tube, Color Sampler, Pastel & Chalk, Eraser, Paint Roller, Marker Pen, Watercolor, Flood Fill, Inking Pen
‘Gloop’ Pen, Glitter Tube

Customisable tool settings
Default and custom tool presets
Digital Editing & Drawing Tools Color Sampler
Linear Transform

Non-linear Transform (iPad only)
Solid Fill
Color Sampler
Solid Fill
Pattern Fill
Gradient Fill
Linear Transform
Perspective & Non-linear transform
Text
Cloner tool
Selection Tool
Stickers & Sticker Spray
Stencils & Rulers
Create, import and export custom resources for all tools
Image Filters (blur, noise, Color, PSD filter support)
Drawing GuidesTracing image
References
Tracing image
References
Symmetry
Grids
Scraps
Views
Color HL/S, HS/L, LS/H color pickers
Global color samples
Local & Global color samples
Real color blending
HL/S, HS/L, HLS/H, RG/B, RB/G& BG/R color pickers
Precise & Tint/Tone color picker
Custom color pickers
Saving, Import & Export Save as PTG
PNG, JPG Support
Transparent PNG support (iPad only)
Copy and paste support (iPad only)
Import images to layers or new paintings
Direct export to apps
Script Recording
Save as PTG
PNG, JPG, PSD, BMP, GIF, TIFF Support
DPI editing
Transparent PNG support
Support for PSD layers, filters, blend modes & text
JPG quality control
Individual layer export
Import images to layers or new paintings
Script Recording
Script Playback at any Resolution
Script Annotations
Script file editing
UI & InteractionMultitouch support
Palm rejection/Stylus-only mode
Gestures to resize tools, undo/redo, zoom and move
Ability to hide menu elements (pods)
Stylus support for specific styluses
Multitouch support
Keyboard modifier keys to to resize tools, undo/redo, zoom and move
Customisable keyboard shortcuts
Floating & resizable interface elements
Workbench Mode
Toolbox
Wacom stylus support: tilt, pressure, individual stylus profiles, advanced tool settings, airbrush, barrel roll
64 bit support
Canvas & LayersMaximum 2048 x 2048 canvas size (4096×4096 on iPad Pros)
Default canvas presets
Editable Canvas grain texture, color, opacity (iPad only), and metallics
Unlimited layers
Layer Blend Modes
Unlimited canvas size
Default & Custom canvas presets
Editable Canvas grain texture, color, opacity and metallics
Unlimited layers
Layer Groups
Individual layer export
Layer Blend Modes
Current Desktop Editions

ArtRage Lite & ArtRage 4

Our two current desktop editions for Windows and Mac OSX are ArtRage Lite and ArtRage 4.

ArtRage Lite includes a full range of realistic painting tools, such as pencils, felt pens and oil paints, as well as a selection of digital editing features like layers, Select, Transform, custom brushes, color pickers, and more. All our most loved painting features are included, from the pinnable reference images to the richly textured paint. ArtRage Lite is a great introductory program that will work well with the latest operating systems and make good use of your Wacom tablet.

However, if you’re more experienced, you may also be looking for more advanced features, such as Symmetry, Grids, Filters, and custom brush creation. You can find all these in ArtRage 4, our full painting program. Check out the comprehensive list of features below to see which program offers what you need.

If you already own ArtRage Lite, we offer a significant upgrade discount to ArtRage 4; this is applied automatically if you upgrade by opening Lite and going to Help > Upgrade to ArtRage 4.

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Upgrade from ArtRage Lite at a Discount

You can upgrade ArtRage Lite to ArtRage 4 at any point by going to Help > Upgrade to ArtRage 4. This will take you straight to our online store with a 50% discount automatically applied.

ArtRage Lite & ArtRage 4 Feature Comparison

Natural Media Painting & Drawing ToolsBasic ArtRage Lite Features

These features are included in ArtRage Lite & ArtRage 4
Additional ArtRage 4 Features

Upgrade to ArtRage 4 to access these advanced features
Oil Brush Pressure
Thinners
Loading
Insta-Dry
Auto Clean
Square Head
Aspect
Rotation
Stiffness
PencilPressure
Softness
Precise Mode
Precise Mode Only: Smoothing
Tilt Angle
Watercolor Brush Pressure
Thinners
Auto Clean
Loading
Paper Wet
Insta-Dry
Color Bleed
Felt PenPressure
Softness
Wetness
Art Pen
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Inking PenPressure
Aspect
Rotation
Smoothing
Taper Length
Taper Bias
Opacity
Square Head
Antialias Edge
AirbrushPressure
Tilt Angle
Taper Length
Autoflow
Opacity
Hardness
Drip Spread
Square Nib
Layer Blend Modes
Paint RollerPressure
Thinners
Loading
Auto Clean
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PastelModes: Wax & Chalk

Pressure
Softness
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Gloop PenPressure
Outer Blur
Edge Width
Inner Blur
Fill Opacity
Opacity
Layer Blend Modes
Glitter Shapes: Square, Circle, Ball, Grit, Random

Pressure
Glitter Size
Multicolor
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EraserPressure
Softness
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Paint TubePressure
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Palette KnifeShapes: Flat, Edge, Soft
Pressure

Flat & Edge Modes Only: Loading
Soft Mode Only: Smudge
Shapes: Blur & Wet

Flat & Edge Modes Only: Auto Clean, Lock Rotation
Blur Mode Only: Softness
Soft Mode Only: Pressure
Wet Mode Only: Falloff, Drip Size, Drip Spike, Drip Spread, Color Drag
Realistic canvas and paper texturesUser Modifiable Canvas Settings:
  • Appearance: Canvas Lighting, Canvas Color, Opacity, Metallic
  • Texture: Grain Size & Roughness

User Definable Canvas Presets

Default Canvas Presets

Import custom canvas grains

Preset Canvas Collections: Art papers, Canvas, Paper, Rough & Special
Decorative Preset Canvas Collection

Set custom Canvas as Default

Canvas Patterns – Image based canvas color with tiling options.
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Digital Drawing & Editing ToolsBasic ArtRage Lite Features

These features are included in ArtRage Lite & ArtRage 4
Additional ArtRage 4 Features

Upgrade to ArtRage 4 to access these advanced features
Fill (Flood fill) Spread
Antialias Edge
Current Layer only
Modes: Gradient Fill, Pattern Fill

Variable opacity
Selection Tool Shapes: Rectangle, Ellipse, Freehand, Magic Wand

Feather
Clear Selection
Invert Selection
Magic Wand Only: Spread
Shapes: Polygon, Paint Area

Modes: Replace, Add, Subtract, Difference, Intersection

Magic Wand Only: Antialias Edge, Current Layer Only
Paint Area Only: Pressure, Opacity, Hardness, Autoflow
Transform Mode: Normal/Uniform (resize & move)
Select Layer
Modes: Non-Uniform (distort), Perspective
Color Sampler With Lighting Current Layer Only
Cloner Pressure
Hardness
Autoflow
Opacity
Relative Offset
Current Layer Only
Include Current Layer
Include Canvas Color
Layer Blend Modes
TextRich Text: Text Size, Bold, Italic, Underline
Left/center/right align

Uses all installed TrueType fonts
Single format per item.
Multiple Rich Text formats inside single text items.
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Drawing Guides & ReferencesBasic ArtRage Lite & ArtRage 4 FeaturesAdditional ArtRage 4 Features
Tracing Images

Add tracing image overlay

Adjust opacity and location

Automatically choose colors from Tracing image while painting

Convert Tracing Image to Paint Layer

Scale options: Stretch to Fit, Fit Inside, Fit to Fill
Scale Options: Tile to Fit, Manual Scale
Reference Images Multiple pinnable reference images

References can be can be moved, rotated and scaled

Drag References off the canvas window
Zoom in on part of reference image

Make Reference a Tracing Image

Pin Views to the canvas: Viewports that can be independently zoomed and panned for alternative views in to the canvas.

Pin Scraps to the canvas: Independent pieces of canvas for color mixing or test painting.
Stencils & Rulers6 Groups of Stencil Presets (Stencils (general), Comic, Festive, Friskets, Fun, Rulers, Shapes)

Default stencil shapes (masks)

Expandable ruler with real world and pixel measurements

Resize, move and rescale individual stencils

Import new stencils from image files

4 more groups of Stencil Presets (Buttons, Gradients, Grids and Textures)

Choose from Stencil, Ruler and Guide Modes.

Create new stencils within ArtRage (from layer contents)
Graphic design guides~Paint Symmetry
Grids
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Advanced Custom ResourcesBasic ArtRage Lite & ArtRage 4 FeaturesAdditional ArtRage 4 Features
Package Files
(custom resource packs of ArtRage presets, canvases and other custom resources)
Install Package Files
Repair and Uninstall Package Files
Edit and Delete Custom Content inside Artrage
Create Package Files
Sticker Sheets Allowing single pre-rendered ‘clip art’ stickers to be dropped in to the painting

Move, Resize, Rotate Single Stickers
Adjust sticker properties: Color, Opacity, Shadow

Import existing sticker presets (.stk files)
4 default Preset Groups
Sticker Sheet Creator
7 default Preset Groups
Sticker Spray (custom brush spray based on Stickers) Sticker Sheet Selection
Spray Rate
Autoflow
Shadow
Auto-Flatten (Micro-Layer, post spray editable objects),

Variation Symmetry (uses Symmetry feature)

Advanced Shadow Settings

Spray Variation control (advanced custom brush settings)

photoshop .abr Brush Import
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ColorBasic ArtRage Lite & ArtRage 4 FeaturesAdditional ArtRage 4 Features
Color Modes Metallic Paint Real Color Blending (Yellow+Blue = Green)
Color Picker LS/H Picker
Popup On-Canvas Color Picker
Picker Modes: HL/S, HS/L, RG/B, RB/G, BG/R,
Tint/Tone Picker
Precise Color Picker
User Definable Custom Color Pickers
Color Samples Default color sample collections
Custom sample collection creation
Color Sample Sorting: By Name and Color Values

Toolbox Samples: Samples stored with each painting rather than globally.
User definable tool presets Option to store size & color with Preset~
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LayersBasic ArtRage Lite & ArtRage 4 FeaturesAdditional ArtRage 4 Features
Basic Layer Management Layer transparency
Merge individual or all Layers
Move, delete, hide & duplicate layers
Layer Groups with Group management
Layer Blend ModesTint
Shadow
Highlight
Full range of ArtRage & Photoshop standard layer blend modes
Watercolor Blend Mode
Bump Blend Modes (Paint texture effects)
Layer TransformationsScale, Rotate, and Move Layer ContentsNon-Linear and Perspective Layer Transformations
Layer Locks ~Lock transparency, paint and position
Export Options~Export individual layers
Create Stencils from layer contents
Export Layers to Channel Maps for external 3D use
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Saving, Importing & ExportingBasic ArtRage Lite & ArtRage 4 FeaturesAdditional ArtRage 4 Features
Saving & Export Saves as PTG by default to preserve unique ArtRage paint data.
JPEG Export
JPEG Quality Control
DPI Support
Export as PNG, BMP, GIF, TIFF, and PSD with layer support.

Automatic creation of Backup Files while you save.
Importing Import PNG, BMP, JPEG, TIFF, GIF

Photoshop PSD file import: Including editable text, layer and blend mode support.
Import Image File to Layer
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Interface and MenusBasic ArtRage Lite & ArtRage 4 FeaturesAdditional ArtRage 4 Features
Manuals & HelpQuick start guide
Online Wikis and forums
Full manual
User InterfaceSimple, easy to access user interface
Quick access control: Pods.

Floating panels for: Layers, Tool Settings, Presets, Swatches, Tracing Images, References, Stickers , and Stencils

Adjustable Scale and Rotation of floating panel objects for ease of access on touch screens or smaller desktops.

UI menus and pods can be hidden as required:

Font Picker Previews: Scroll through previews of selected fonts

Tooltips

Stencils and Rulers on the canvas
Tear-Off and move anywhere: Color Picker, Tool Picker, and Menu Bar

Canvas Navigator
Shortcuts & Multitouch User defined keyboard shortcuts

Modifer keys for straight line stroke constraints, on-canvas brush resizing, canvas navigation, stencil manipulation.

Multi-Touch support: For canvas & object manipulation.

Unlimited Undo/Redo
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Hardware SupportBasic ArtRage Lite Features

These features are included in ArtRage Lite & ArtRage 4
Additional ArtRage 4 Features

Upgrade to ArtRage 4 to access these advanced features
Support for Wacom Stylus Features Pressure
Tilt
Support for Wacom Stylus Recognition: Individual styluses can be set to remember specific tool settings.

User assignable stylus properties for individual painting tools

Assignable Airbrush Wheel & Art Pen Barrel Rotation.
Multithreading & System Support Multi-Core & Multiprocessor Support
64-bit Support
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Operating SystemsWindows Vista, 7, 8 & 10
Mac OS 10.6 & later
XP compatible download of 4.06 available via the member area
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Paint Symmetry Symmetrical stroke mirroring of tools during painting,
Mirrored or Rotational Symmetry
Adjustable numbers of axes of symmetry, center point, and rotation
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Grids Customisable pixel size
Adjustable opacity and colour
Snap To Grid feature
Grids on References
Image Filtering Layer Blur built in filter
Built in Color Adjustment filter
Add Noise Filter
Photoshop compatible filter support
Canvas Lighting (depth & shadow) toggle
Workbench Mode Clear-screen interface mode that hides all panels and presents a collapsed, customisable quick access bar with all the important features.
Move or hide Workbench UI
Toolbox Toolbox Panel: Single panel for gathering custom resources relevant to the current painting.
Pinboard: Custom content toolbar for relevant user content in Workbench mode.

Upgrade from ArtRage Lite at a Discount

You can upgrade ArtRage Lite to ArtRage 4 at any point by going to Help > Upgrade to ArtRage 4. This will take you straight to our online store with a 50% discount automatically applied.

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Previous Desktop Editions

Previous Desktop Editions

ArtRage 2, ArtRage 3: Studio and ArtRage 3: Studio Pro are previous editions of our desktop painting software for Windows and Mac OSX. These have now been discontinued, but may still be found bundled with some hardware (e.g. Wacom graphics tablets).

If you own any of these earlier editions, you can upgrade to ArtRage 4 at a 50% discount.

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Existing owners of previous desktop editions of ArtRage 2 or ArtRage 3 (Studio & Studio Pro) may be eligible for a 50% discount when upgrading to ArtRage 4.

Drawing & Painting ToolsArtRage 2ArtRage 3: StudioArtRage 3: Studio ProArtRage 4.5
Natural Media Artist Tools
Oil Brush, Pencil, Palette Knife, Paint Tube, Color Sampler, Crayon, Eraser, Chalk, Paint Roller, Marker Pen, Glitter Tube
Watercolor, ‘Gloop’ Pen, Inking Pen
Digital Drawing & Editing Tools
Flood Fill, Cloner, Sticker Spray, Selection Tool, Transformation Tool, Text Tool
Cloner, Gradient Fill, Pattern Fill
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Canvases & PaperArtRage 2ArtRage 3: StudioArtRage 3: Studio ProArtRage 4.5
Realistic canvas and paper textures
User Definable Canvas Presets 
Default Canvas Presets 
Import custom canvas grains 
Set custom Canvas as Default
Canvas Patterns – Image based canvas color with tiling options.
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Drawing Guides & ReferencesArtRage 2ArtRage 3: StudioArtRage 3: Studio ProArtRage 4.5
Tracing Images
Add scalable tracing image
Adjust opacity and location
Automatically choose colors from Tracing image.
Convert Tracing Image to Paint
Scale Options: Tile to Fit, Manual Scale, Stretch to Fit, Fit Inside, Fit to Fill
Reference Images
Multiple pinnable reference images, can be moved, rotated and scaled
Zoom in on part of reference image
Make Reference a Tracing Image
Drag References off the canvas window

Pin Scraps to the canvas: Independent pieces of canvas for color mixing or test painting.

Pin Views to the canvas: Viewports that can be independently zoomed and panned for alternative views in to the canvas.
Grids
Adjustable opacity and colour
Snap To Grid feature
Customisable pixel size
Grids on References
Paint Symmetry
Symmetrical stroke mirroring of tools during painting
Mirrored or Rotational Symmetry 
Adjustable numbers of axes of symmetry, center point, and rotation
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Advanced Custom ResourcesArtRage 2ArtRage 3: StudioArtRage 3: Studio ProArtRage 4.5
Package Files
(Custom resource packs of ArtRage presets, canvases and other custom resources)

Install Package Files
Repair and Uninstall Package Files
Edit and Delete Custom Content inside Artrage:
Create Package Files
Sticker Sheets
(Individual pre-made images that can be applied and positioned on their own layers)

Allowing single pre-rendered ‘clip art’ stickers to be dropped in to the painting

Move, Resize, Rotate Single Stickers  Adjust sticker properties: Color, Opacity, Shadow 

Import existing sticker presets (.stk files) 

Default Preset Groups with a variety of readymade stickers
Sticker Sheet Creator 
Sticker Spray
(Custom brush spray based on Stickers)

Sticker Sheet Selection 
Spray Rate 
Autoflow 
Shadow
Photoshop .abr brush head file import
Auto-Flatten (Micro-Layer, post spray editable objects), 
Advanced Shadow Settings
Spray Variation control (advanced custom brush settings)
Variation Symmetry (uses Symmetry feature) 
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LayersArtRage 2ArtRage 3: StudioArtRage 3: Studio ProArtRage 4.5
Basic Layer Management
Move, delete, hide & duplicate layers
Merge all or individual Layers
Layer transparency
Layer Groups with Group management
Layer Transformations
Linear Transform (Scale, Rotate, and Move Layer Contents)
Non-Linear and Perspective Layer Transformations
Layer Locks
Lock Paint
Lock Transparency
Lock Position
Layer Export
Export individual layers
Create Stencils from layer contents
Export Layers to Channel Maps for external 3D use
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Filters & Blend ModesArtRage 2ArtRage 3: StudioArtRage 3: Studio ProArtRage 4.5
Image Filters
Blur
Color Adjustment
PSD Filter Support
Noise
Layer Blend Modes
Full range of ArtRage & Photoshop standard layer blend modes
Bump Blend Modes (3D paint texture effects)
Watercolor Blend Mode
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Saving, Importing & ExportingArtRage 2ArtRage 3: StudioArtRage 3: Studio ProArtRage 4.5
Saving & Export
Saves as PTG by default to preserve unique ArtRage paint data. 
Import & Export PNG, BMP, JPEG, TIFF, GIF
Import & Export PSD with layer and blend mode support.
DPI Support
Import Image File to Layer
Support for Photoshop editable text files
Photoshop .abr brush head file import to Sticker Spray
JPEG Quality Control 
Automatic creation of Backup Files when you save.
Scripting
Play Back Scripts at any resolution
Record paintings as Script Files:
Annotate Scripts during recording
Play back handwritten script language files:
Define script playback resolution in screen or print units:
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UI & InteractionArtRage 2ArtRage 3: StudioArtRage 3: Studio ProArtRage 4.5
Interface & Menus
Simple, easy to access user interface
UI menus and pods can be hidden as required
Quick access control: Pods.
Stencils and Rulers on the canvas
Floating panels for: Layers, Tool Settings, Presets, Swatches, Tracing Images, References, Stickers , and Stencils.
Adjustable Scale and Rotation of floating panel objects for ease of access on touch screens or smaller desktops.
Tooltips
Tear-Off and move anywhere: Color Picker, Tool Picker, and Menu Bar 
Canvas Navigator
Font Picker Previews: Scroll through previews of selected fonts
Workbench Mode: Clear-screen interface mode that hides all panels and presents a collapsed, customisable quick access bar with all the important features.
Shortcuts & Multitouch
Default shortcuts for all commonly used tools and features
Unlimited Undo/Redo
User defined keyboard shortcuts 
Modifer keys for straight line stroke constraints, on-canvas brush resizing, canvas navigation, stencil manipulation. 
Multi-Touch support: For canvas & object manipulation. 
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ColorArtRage 2ArtRage 3: StudioArtRage 3: Studio ProArtRage 4.5
Color Modes
Metallic Paint
Real Color Blending (Yellow+Blue = Green)
Color Pickers
Picker Modes: HL/S, HS/L, RG/B, RB/G, BG/R
User Definable Custom Color Pickers
Precise Color Picker
Popup On-Canvas Color Picker
Tint/Tone Picker
Color Samples
Default color sample collections 
Custom sample collection creation Local color samples stored with each painting
Global color samples
Color Sample Sorting by Name and Color Values
Add Samples to Toolbox
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Hardware SupportArtRage 2ArtRage 3: StudioArtRage 3: Studio ProArtRage 4.5
Operating System
Windows XP
Up to version 4.0.6 Only
Windows Vista, 7, 8, 10
Mac OS 10.4
Mac OS 10.5
Power PC Macs
Up to version 3.0 onlyUp to version 3.0 only
Mac OS 10.6 & later
Processing Power
Multithreading
64-Bit Support
Support for Wacom Stylus Features
Pressure
Tilt

Wacom Stylus Recognition: Individual styluses can be set to remember specific tool settings.

User assignable stylus properties for individual painting tools (e.g. Tool opacity linked to stylus pressure)

Assignable Airbrush Wheel & Art Pen Barrel Rotation.
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Mobile Editions

ArtRage Mobile Apps for Android, Windows 8 and iOS

ArtRage is currently available as a mobile app for Android, iPad, iPhone and Windows 8 Modern. They include a full range of natural media painting tools, and allow you to sketch and paint while commuting, or in the field. The paintings are full compatible with all other editions of ArtRage, allowing you to finish your work at leisure on the desktop edition.

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Buy ArtRage for Android $4.99


Get it on Google Play

ArtRage for Android is available from the Google Play Store and GALAXY Apps. It is included free in the GALAXY Gifts program on Samsung Galaxy Note 4, Note 4, Tab A 9.7″ with S-Pen, Tab A 9.7″ and Tab A 8″ devices. It includes the full range of painting tools, textured canvas presets, unlimited undo, and basic digital editing tools. It also includes palm rejection and tilt support with supported styluses. Requires Android 4.0 and up. Minimum Resolution: 320 density pixels. Languages: English, German, Spanish, French, Japanese, Korean, Portuguese, Russian, Vietnamese, Chinese (Simplified and Traditional).

ArtRage Touch $9.99

ArtRage Touch is available through the Windows Store for Windows 8 touchscreen devices.

ArtRage for iPad $4.99

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ArtRage for iPad is available from iTunes. This app features a full range of painting tools, canvas and paper presets, the ability to customise and save advanced tool settings and record scripts of your painting process. Compatibility: Requires iOS 6.0 or later. Compatible with iPad. Languages: English, French, German, Italian, Japanese, Korean, Spanish

ArtRage for iPhone $1.99

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ArtRage for iPhone is available from iTunes. It includes eight natural media painting tools, a range of canvas and tool presets and ArtRage’s unique paint mixing. Requires iOS 7.0 or later. Compatible with iPhone, iPad, and iPod touch. This app is optimized for iPhone 5. Languages: English

Drawing & Painting ToolsiPhoneiPadAndroidTouch (Win8)
Natural Media Artist Tools
Oil Brush, Pencil, Palette Knife, Paint Tube, Color Sampler, Crayon, Eraser,
Watercolor, Chalk, Paint Roller, Marker Pen, Inking Pen
‘Gloop’ Pen, Glitter Tube
Digital Drawing & Editing Tools
Flood Fill
Transformation Tool
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Canvases & PaperiPhoneiPadAndroidTouch (Win8)
Realistic canvas and paper textures
Default Canvas Presets 
Editable Canvas grain texture, color, opacity and metallics
Create and save custom canvas appearance and size presets
Transparent background support
Maximum canvas size960 x 640 2048 x 2048
(iPad 1.0 1400×1400)
2048 x 2048 2048 x 2048
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Reference & Tracing ImageiPhoneiPadAndroidTouch (Win8)
Tracing Images
Add scalable tracing image
Adjust opacity
Automatically choose colors from Tracing image.
Scale Options: Stretch to Fit, Fit Inside, Fit to Fill
Scale Options: Tile to Fit, Manual Scale
Convert Tracing Image to Paint
Move tracing image on canvas
Reference Images
Multiple pinnable reference images, can be moved, rotated and scaled
Make Reference a Tracing Image
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LayersiPhoneiPadAndroidTouch (Win8)
Basic Layer Management
Move, delete, hide & duplicate layers
Merge all or individual Layers
Unlimited Layers
Layer transparency
Layer Transformations
Linear Transform (Scale, Rotate, and Move Layer Contents)
Non-Linear Transform (Stretch Layer Contents)
Layer Blend Modes
Full range of ArtRage & Photoshop standard layer blend modes
Watercolor Blend Mode
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Saving & File SharingiPhoneiPadAndroidTouch (Win8)
Saving & Export
Saves as PTG by default to preserve unique ArtRage paint data. 
Import & Export PNG, JPEG
Export to Photos App & email
Share files via file transfer (directly or through iTunes)
Export individual Layers
Copy/paste from clipboard
Transparent PNG support
Export all images or scripts in a group at once
Export images to supported apps (e.g. Creative Cloud, DropBox, deviantArt Sta.sh, Facebook & DropBox)
Scripting
Record paintings as Script Files (which can be played back in the desktop editions)
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UI & InteractioniPhoneiPadAndroidTouch (Win8)
Interface & Menus
Simple, easy to access user interface
Built in quick reference and basic help files:
Rotate paintings in the Gallery
UI menus and pods can be hidden as required
Create gallery folders
Browse gallery in thumbnail or fullview modes
Shortcuts & Multitouch
Multi-Touch support: For canvas & object manipulation. 
Gestures to resize tools, undo/redo, zoom and move
Unlimited Undo/Redo
Canvas Rotation
Canvas rotation
Lock canvas rotation to 15° increments
Styluses
Support for supported pressure sensitive styluses
Styluses
Full support for Wacom, Adobe, Adonit and Pogo Connect Bluetooth styluses
Full support for the Apple Pencil
Support for S-Pen Stylus Tilt
Palm rejection/Stylus-only mode
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ColoriPhoneiPadAndroidTouch (Win8)
Color Modes
Metallic Paint
Color Pickers
Picker Modes: HL/S, HS/L, L/SH
Picker Modes: RG/B, RB/G, BG/R
Tint/Tone Picker
Precise Color Picker
Color Samples
Color Swatch Sorting by Name and Color Values
Tap and Hold Color Sampling
Global color samples
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OS SupportiPhoneiPadAndroidTouch (Win8)
Operating System
iOS 8.0+
(ArtRage 1.6 will run on iOS 7.0+)
iOS 6.0+ Android 4.0+Win 8 Modern
Win 10
Multi-Core & Multiprocessor Support
64-Bit Support
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