Ceramic IR

3M Ceramic IR Automotive Window Film is the ultimate in performance and style. It is made of nano-ceramic particles added to polyester film to provide a great factory color match to a vehicle’s rear tinted windows. Its nano-ceramic construction allows for up to 95% infrared heat rejection (900-1,000nm), helping to keep your car’s interior cool. Backed by a national lifetime warranty, Ceramic IR is for the consumer that wants the ultimate balance between looks and heat rejection.

Stay cool

The Ceramic IR Series provides great infrared heat rejection due to the absorptive nano-ceramic technology. Rejecting up to 63% of total solar energy and up to 95% of infrared rejection* for optimal thermal comfort and reducing the feel of sun on your skin.

Stay connected

The Ceramic IR Series is developed with a metalfree design that won’t interfere with electronics, GPS, satellite radio or mobile devices, including 5G.

Reduce Glare

The Ceramic IR series reduces up to 93% of the glare from blinding sunlight with low visible light reflectivity and no mirror-like appearance to disrupt your view out.

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Superior UV protection

Increase privacy for you and your valuables with the Ceramic IR Series, available in tint levels that can block up to 94% of visible light into your vehicle.

Superior UV protection

Blocking up to 99.9% ultraviolet (UV) light, the Ceramic IR Series provides a total Sun Protection Factor (SPF) of up to 1000+ providing vehicle occupants with significant protection from harmful UV rays.

Limited Lifetime Warranty

The Ceramic IR Series is backed by a limited lifetime warranty, one of the most comprehensive warranties you can get. Sold and installed by professional 3M Authorized Dealer Installers, our films are durable, designed to last and virtually maintenance free.

3M Ceramic IR is available in many shades, from 70% (lightest) to 5% (darkest), to comply with the tint laws of various states.

IR 5 IR 15 IR 25 IR 30 IR 35 IR 50 IR 70
Total Solar Energy Rejected 66% 63% 61% 60% 58% 54% 51%
Infrared Rejection* 95% 90% 90% 88% 85% 83% 78%
Visible Light Transmission (VLT) 5% 16% 25% 30% 37% 50% 64%
UV Rejection 99.9% 99.9% 99.9% 99.9% 99.8% 99.8% 99.6%
Glare Reduction 93% 78% 65% 59% 49% 32% 12%
IRER** 67% 67% 67% 67% 67% 66% 66%
Performance data generated using applicable industry test methods and standards.
*Infrared rejection measured on film only from 900nm to 1,000nm.
**Infrared Energy Rejection (IRER)- The percent of solar infrared energy rejection over the wavelength range from 780–2,500 nm.

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