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Synaptics has been at the forefront of designing intuitive, easy-to-use touch interfaces for over two decades. With our world-class Usability Team, we continually optimize the end user experience on touch input devices. Whether it's creating smarter ballistics algorithms for improving object targeting and quickly moving a cursor from one screen edge to another, increasing gesture recognition, or ignoring accidental contacts on the touchscreen or touchpad, Synaptics has the industry-leading solutions on touch.

Watch this video to learn more about usability testing for TouchPads and ClickPads.

Check back on this page to learn more about how to test and optimize your touchpad’s usability.

Coming soon: videos that teach you how to change your touchpad settings, test for palm rejection, test for targeting and more.