The HP Pavilion notebook is the ultimate consumer notebook with its multimedia functionality accessible through Synaptics TouchButtons and scroll strip controlling play/pause, rewind, fast-forward, and volume. The TouchButtons offering comes with lighting options and can be mounted beneath plastic to create a sleek and stylish design that won’t wear out over time. Synaptics also enables TouchPad on this solution featuring a scroll zone on the right side of the TouchPad allowing the user to easily scroll through documents without using an external mouse. Released November 2006 worldwide.
PCWorld: "A new pressure-sensitive membrane bar that runs along the top of the keyboard lets you start QuickPlay and control volume at the touch or swipe of a finger--very snazzy."read more
Laptop Logic: "Simply touch these buttons instead of "pushing" them. How neat!"read more
NotebookReview: "The touchpad is fairly small but still comfortable and sensitive enough to use easily."read more