Stylus Pen for iPhone to Debut in Japan

Jul 13, 2010
Yuka Ikematsu, Nikkei Monozukuri
The black model of the Ozaki iFinger M
The black model of the Ozaki iFinger M
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It comes with a strap so that it can be easily carried with the iPhone, iPad and iPod touch.
It comes with a strap so that it can be easily carried with the iPhone, iPad and iPod touch.
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Linksinternational Incs will release the "Ozaki iFinger M," a stylus pen for the iPhone, iPad and iPod touch, July 17, 2010, in Japan.

The Ozaki iFinger M was developed by Ozaki, a Taiwan-based PC peripheral device maker. It comes with a strap that can be connected to an earphone jack.

The tip of the pen is coated with a special rubber that does not scratch an LCD screen but enables smooth operation. The body of the pan is made of an aluminum alloy.

The Ozaki iFinger M comes in two colors: white and black. And Linksinternational will release the black model first. The size and mass of the pen are 41 x 9 x 9mm and 5g, respectively. It complies with the RoHS directive, which limits the use of harmful substances. The street price is expected to be about ¥1,980 (approx US$22.36).