Drawing Notepad (Paint, Take note & annotate pdf, Pen Pro, Word processor plus) by LongNguyen (Universal)
Released: Aug 27, 2012
Version: 1.6
Size: 76 MB
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Drawing Notepad (Paint, Take note & annotate pdf, Pen Pro, Word processor plus)

[ This app is no longer available for download ]

Handwriting naturally as on real paper, smoothly even slowly move finger or pen.

NoteUltimates is designed as beautiful and innovative way to create and manage all your notes, sketches, scribbles, photo, music, videos, and more. The app takes advantage of new iOS technology to offer an experience unseen in other note-taking or drawing apps. We combine both notability & paintability to one app, enhanced with flexible sticky content for handwriting, media, and emoji icons …

We are proud of using the word “innovative” for this app to create Note, Sketch, Digital Album/Book, PDF Annotation… intuitively, simply, friendly, … with rich features, high quality and have emotion.

Simply put, there is no existing writing app that allows the level of customization that NoteUltimates offers. Change everything from the color of your notebooks and the pages they use, to the background and appearance of the app itself. With over 30 different papers, any notebook colors, and 500+ patterns, you can make things look just the way you want them. In addition to Notability, Paintability also included, And 460+ Emoji icons ready to use as text or handwritting.


EVERY page in a notebook you create can be set to a different paper style. This means that you can use graphing paper for 1 page, and then lined paper for the next. And with blueprints, to-do lists, planners, storyboards, and much, much more, you can manage your projects in a manner unrivaled by similar applications.

You can use "Open In" in other apps or iTunes to send PDF files to this app for annotation, for making background paper.


Choose from 17 vibrant colors for your pen, full color picker, and 12 different sizes. Zoom in with a pinch of the fingers for greater control and detail. Photos can be sized, rotated, and added to the canvas (audio/video files also supported). Not a great doodler? neither are we! Use our unique tracing tool to copy and trace from any image.

In addition to the pen for writing, the Paint feature with 61 brushes type included allowing to paint on the canvas mixing with note and media to create the note, book, digital album, PDF annotation, … in unique way (awesome)


Export entire notebooks or single pages with the push of a button. Notebooks you create can be printed directly from your device, emailed as a PDF file, or exported to a third party application. use the built-in Twitter client to share your favorite pages with your followers.

With open-in features, you can share the note in PDF, Images, HTML file with Dropbox, iCloud, MMS, iMessage… easily


Built-in file manager allow you to import multiple photo/music/video files to the current note easily, then view it as real interactive digital book (as in real life: you have the book with many page, you cut the photo, paste to book, then note,draw with pen, … or to attach music/video, you attach the small device to it to view, to listen, …. All those action done with this app simpler)


More than 460 EMOJI icons to be ready to put to the note as handwriting or text, to make your note have emotion and so exciting. 500 patterns ready for background paper, border,…


Hand write comfortably with your big finger, your text will show up as fine as with pen and paper. Auto-advance feature let you write even with your eyes closed. Advanced stroke smoothing makes your writing look as good as ever;


Let you record audio while jotting down the note. Perfect for meetings, classes, or conferences. Recordings are linked with pages to provide easy playback, audio compressed for small size at 44k.

Lock code & dot for each book


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Required: iOS 5.0 up

What's new in version 1.6
Version 1.6
-Add notebook category manager to manage note shelf easier, beautiful GUI
-Full retina handwriting, more redo/undo/erase level, faster
-Update handwriting faster, pan/pinch features, add full user guide in app to help user easier to use the app
-Add sticky content popup features, allow to toggle sticky content popup & set icon for popup button

Version 1.5
Fix crashing when add new book & rotate
Enhance GUI for faster starting
Use Native media format on iPhone/iPad

Version 1.4
Handwriting on Retina display smoothly
iPhone 5 natively support
Fix IAP bug
Fix File Manager Deleting file
Improve user interface more intuitively, stalely
Version 1.3
- fix close up handwriting bug
- carousel browser for page/book
- photo edit enhanced
- Fix bug, smooth GUI enhanced, smooth switch page
- GUI nicer, smoother, faster response
- Close up handwrite more easy to use
- Add four pen style for ultra note taking:
*Pen style 0: curve changeable when moving faster, from large to small size very similar to real fountain pen.
*Pen style 1: constant width curve when write
*Pen style 2: curve changeable when moving faster, from small to max size very similar to real drawing pen.
*Pen style 3: curve changeable when moving faster, from small to unlimited size very similar to real drawing pen.
- Add Editor for text writer, support HTML, MS Word, RTF. All Options for format, text, paragraph similar to MS Word
- Optimize faster, animate GUI
- Add 8 shapes drawing for all type: polygon, diamond, ellipse..
- Draw grid with ability to change row/column number.
- Cut/selection more simpler, easier.

* Device: iPhone 4S, iPod/iPhone 5, Ipad 2, iPad 2012, iPad 4, iPad mini up
* iOS 5.0 up
Our verdict: Meh!
  • Drawing Notepad (Paint, Take note & annotate pdf, Pen Pro, Word processor plus) is a poorly rated app (2-star).
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