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3M Introduces Touchscreen Stylus to Line of Mobile Accessories


Everyone loves a touchscreen, except for when a finger seems just a little too big to click a tiny icon or when losing at a game of Draw Something. For those looking to add some precision to their tablet and smartphone experiences, the 3M Mobile Interactive Solutions Division is introducing two Touchscreen Styluses to its line of mobile device accessories.

3M(TM) Extendable Touchscreen Stylus (Photo: Business Wire)

3M(TM) Extendable Touchscreen Stylus (Photo: Business Wire)

Designed to effectively interact with all types of touchscreen displays, the 3M Touchscreen Stylus and Extendable Touchscreen Stylus allow users to manipulate touch-optimized displays with pinpoint precision. The Extendable Touchscreen Stylus is ideal for anyone who needs a stylus while on the go. With a tethered cord that easily attaches to the speaker jack on most devices, the 3M Extendable Touchscreen Stylus extends to four-inches to rest comfortably in the hand and offers precision touch with a narrow tip of six millimeters. The 3M Touchscreen Stylus – measuring five inches in length with a seven millimeter tip – is perfect for working professionals and creative types looking to use writing, painting and drawing applications while on the job.

“As the mobile device category continues to expand with new smartphones, tablets and e-readers, we are continually looking for new ways to offer innovative accessories to complement these mobile devices,” says Nicola Stevens, Business Manager 3M Mobile Interactive Solutions. “The 3M Touchscreen Stylus' makes a great addition to our line of screen protectors and backskins.”

Compatible with all 3M screen protectors, both products feature a durable, silicone tip that is safe and gentle to use on touchscreen surfaces while providing a smooth and effortless glide. The 3M Touchscreen Stylus is available for $14.99 in black, silver, grey and pink and the Extendable Touchscreen Stylus is available in black, silver, navy and pink for $19.99 at

For more information, please visit

3M Public Relations and Corporate Communications
3M Center, Building 225-1S-15
St. Paul, MN 55144-1000

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