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Last $86.57 USD
Change Today -0.59 / -0.68%
Volume 618.2K
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Synaptics Incorporated develops, markets, and sells intuitive human interface solutions for electronic devices and products worldwide. The company offers its human interface products solutions for mobile product applications, including smartphones, tablets, and touchscreen applications, as well as mobile, handheld, wireless, and entertainment devices; notebook applications; and other personal computer (PC) product applications, such as peripherals comprising keyboards, mice, and monitors, as well as remote control devices for desktops, PCs, and digital home applications. Its products include ClearPad, which enables the user to interact directly with the display on smartphones and tablets; display driver products that provide advanced image processing technology for entry-level smartphones through high-resolution tablets; and Natural ID, a fingerprint ID for use in smartphones, tablets, notebook PCs, PC peripherals, and other applications. The company’s products also comprise TouchPad, a touch-sensitive pad that senses the position and movement of one or more fingers on its surface; SecurePad that integrates fingerprint sensor directly into the TouchPad area; ClickPad, a clickable mechanical design to the TouchPad application that eliminates the need for physical buttons; and ForcePad, a thinner version of its ClickPad. Further, its other product solutions include dual pointing solutions, which offer TouchPad with a pointing stick in a single notebook computer enabling users to select their interface of choice; TouchStyk, a self-contained pointing stick module; and TouchButtons, which provide capacitive buttons and scrolling controls. The company sells its products through direct sales, outside sales representatives, and distributors. It serves smartphone, tablet, and PC original equipment manufacturers, as well as a various consumer electronics manufacturers. Synaptics Incorporated was founded in 1986 and is headquartered in San Jose, California.

1,789 Employees
Last Reported Date: 08/25/15
Founded in 1986

synaptics inc (SYNA) Top Compensated Officers

Chief Executive Officer, President and Direct...
Total Annual Compensation: $700.0K
Chief Financial Officer and Senior Vice Presi...
Total Annual Compensation: $56.9K
Senior Vice President of Worldwide Operations
Total Annual Compensation: $310.0K
Senior Vice President and General Manager of ...
Total Annual Compensation: $360.0K
Senior Vice President and General Manager of ...
Total Annual Compensation: $276.8K
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2015.

synaptics inc (SYNA) Key Developments

Synaptics Inc. Announces ClearFrce Technology for Smartphones

Synaptics Inc. announced broad sampling of its ClearPad® ClearForce™ force-sensing solutions. The company announced ClearForce enables OEMs to differentiate smartphones by providing customers with new dimensions in user interfaces such as speed scrolling, zoom, gaming, and text or photo editing by applying variable force with a finger or stylus. Synaptics® has been working closely with the global OEMs and LCMs to deliver this new dimension in touch with force-enabled smartphones expected to ship in early 2016. Features of Synaptics ClearForce Solutions include: Variable speed scrolling; picture zoom and panning; function preview and selection; continuously variable gaming control functions; unlock and wake up; right-side mouse click behavior; line thickness control while drawing; image editing; upper case and symbol selection.

Synaptics Inc. Announces New Generation of ClearPad Discrete Touch Solutions

Synaptics Inc. announced three new series of ClearPad® discrete touch controller solutions, enabling increased functionality and entirely new dimensions of touch, including force sensing for smartphones, tablets and automotive applications. This latest expansion of the ClearPad portfolio further demonstrates company’s technology leadership in discrete touch solutions, giving OEMs the ability to deliver the most innovative user experience to consumers. Features of Synaptics 3700 Series include: Latest discrete touch controller for smartphones; Supports new technologies including ClearForce variable force sensing, and SideTouch™ for edge gesturing such as scroll and tap -- as featured in the new Xiaomi Mi4c; Massive performance upgrade, doubling MIPS and memory over its predecessor to enable advanced features; Supports unique active and passive stylus capabilities as well as non-touch hover performance at distances up to 25mm. Features of Synaptics 3600 Series include: Optimized for mainstream smartphones; New silicon architecture for improved touch performance; Supports new features without additional cost, including enhanced gloved touch, two finger tracking with moisture on display, multiple user-defined gesture recognition, and FaceDetect™ Plus, eliminating the need for a proximity sensor. Synaptics 7800 Series include: Optimized for large touch screens up to 17.3 inches, including notebooks, tablets and automotive applications; Processing power that doubles previous generation large touch screen controllers, enabling advanced features and performance needed for larger smart devices; Features 1mm passive pen support and excellent palm rejection performance; Advanced moisture and glove performance as well as low power wake-up gestures enhance user experience.

Lenovo Selects Synaptics' Natural ID™ Area Touch Fingerprint Sensor, FS4202, for its Vibe P1

Synaptics Inc. announced that Lenovo has selected Synaptics' Natural ID™ area touch fingerprint sensor, FS4202, for its latest smartphone, the Vibe P1. The new Vibe P1 enables secure, password-free access to unlock the device and provide swift access to applications and mobile payments for consumers. The Natural ID FS4202 sensor solution utilizes AES256-bit encryption of the fingerprint template data which is key to the rapid deployment of biometric authentication on smartphones. Additionally, Synaptics' strong IP position protects customers with over 240 granted/pending biometrics patents, bringing added confidence and security to mobile authentication.


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