Methuen, MA February 27, 2007 3M Touch Systems, Inc. announces the availability of the for point-of-sale (POS) applications in high-ambient light environments, such as garden centers, warehouse stores, transportation applications, front-of-store installations and most indirect-sunlight settings.
As a product-line extension of the popular MicroTouch M150 LCD touch screen monitor, the ready-to-ship M150HB features a 550-nit / 500:1 contrast ratio display that can be twice as bright as industry-standard POS touch screen monitors (based on comparative 15" 250-nit displays).
The M150HB is available with or without a stable monitor stand to allow for either counter or arm-mounted applications based on environmental requirements. The M150HB comes in standard black color, is RoHS compliant, and is equipped with a reliable MicroTouch ClearTek II capacitive touch screen and USB interface.
The MicroTouch M150HB touch screen monitor is now available from these leading POS distributors: BlueStar, Ingram Micro, ScanSource and SYNNEX. For more information, visit www.3M.com.
About 3M Touch Systems, Inc.
3M Touch Systems Inc., a wholly-owned subsidiary of 3M, operates globally and reports
through the 3M Electro and Communications Business, headquartered in Austin, TX.
3M Touch Systems provides fast, reliable and accurate touch products to customers
worldwide under the "MicroTouch" brand. Popular interactive applications include
casino gaming, retail point of sale, foodservice, hospitality, self-service, mobile
handheld, and interactive digital signage. For more information visit www.3M.com/touch01.
A recognized leader in research and development, 3M produces thousands of innovative
products for dozens of diverse markets. 3M’s core strength is applying its more
than 40 distinct technology platforms – often in combination – to a wide array of
customer needs. With $24 billion in sales, 3M employs 79,000 people worldwide and has operations in more than 60 countries. For more information, including the latest
product and technology news, visit http://www.3m.com/.
3M, MicroTouch, and ClearTek are trademarks of 3M Company. All other trademarks
listed herein are owned by their respective companies.
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