3M Expands Surface Capacitive Touchscreen System Offering

  3M Expands Surface Capacitive Touchscreen System Offering

    Polished-like touchscreen helps enhance interactive high-definition 3D
                                   graphics

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METHUEN, Mass. -- April 11, 2013

As an innovation leader in surface capacitive touchscreen technology and
electronics, 3M Touch Systems, a wholly-owned subsidiary of 3M Company,
announces a new addition to 3M’s Surface Capacitive product portfolio, the 3M
MicroTouch System SCT3210EX, an ideal touchscreen solution for applications
that require advanced clarity and brilliant optical performance. The SCT3210EX
system’s polished-like glass surface complements and enhances high-definition
interactive LCD screen graphics by transmitting crisp and vivid images that
seem to pop off the screen. Popular applications that benefit from the
SCT3210EX system’s optical clarity are interactive 3D graphics, healthcare
displays, gaming machines, and digital signage installations. Available in
sizes ranging from 10 to 32 inches, the SCT3210EX system has all the robust
surface durability characteristics of 3M’s standard surface capacitive product
offering, 3M MicroTouch System SCT3250EX, while featuring an enhanced,
ultra-clear surface finish.

Popular applications that benefit from the SCT3210EX system's optical clarity
are gaming machines. ( ...

Popular applications that benefit from the SCT3210EX system's optical clarity
are gaming machines. (Photo: 3M)

Also available in 3M’s surface capacitive touch technology offering:

  *3M MicroTouch System SCT3250EX is the result of more than 25 years of
    capacitive sensing expertise and a purpose-built touch solution for
    gaming, retail and other commercial applications that require both high
    transmissivity and a high-utility anti-glare finish. Available sizes range
    from 5.7 to 32 inches.
  *3M MicroTouch System SCT3855EX adds a privacy viewing feature (using 3M
    Light Control Film) for applications where personal information can be
    displayed on screens in public or work areas. Available sizes range from
    10 to 19 inches.
  *3M MicroTouch System SCT7650EX adds a ruggedized feature with a laminated
    glass construction for applications where screen breakage is a primary
    concern. Available in sizes ranging from 10 to 32 inches.
  *3M MicroTouch System SCT7655EX combines privacy viewing with ruggedized
    features. Available sizes range from 10 to 19 inches.

3M surface capacitive touch systems are available from leading electronics
distributors, such as All American Semiconductor, DigiKey Electronics, Mouser
Electronics and Newark Corporation.

For additional information on 3M MicroTouch touchscreen solutions, visit
www.3m.com/touch.

3M Touch Systems provides innovative touchscreen technology products to
customers worldwide under the “3M” and “MicroTouch” brands. Popular
single-touch, dual-touch and multi-touch applications include casino gaming,
foodservice, hospitality, industrial, interactive digital signage, retail
point of sale and self-service. For more information about 3M and MicroTouch
products, visit www.3M.com/touch01. For an overview of popular touch
technologies and terminology, visit www.touchtopics.com.

About 3M Touch Systems Inc.

3M Touch Systems Inc., a wholly-owned subsidiary of 3M and provider of
innovative touchscreen solutions, operates globally and reports through 3M
Electronics & Energy Business Group, headquartered in Austin, Texas. For more
information, visit www.3M.com/touch. More information about 3M Company is
available online.

3M is a trademark of the 3M Company.
All other trademarks listed herein are owned by their respective companies

Editors: High-resolution images of 3M Multi-Touch products are available by
contacting Tim Holt at 978-659-9379

For all other 3M Company media inquiries, visit http://www.3m.com/MediaContact

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