Synaptics has always been a pioneer in the area of human machine interface (HMI), starting with the original PC TouchPad. How we interact with our devices and other electronic systems has evolved quite a bit since then, and now consumers are quite comfortable with using integrated audio, vision, and video capabilities, such as voice and gestures, to control and engage with all sorts of products.
This is especially true in the market...Read more
While the number and variety of devices we use at home, work and play continue to grow, we are also seeing an on-going evolution in how how we interact with them to derive more value, entertainment or convenience. Consumers are no longer content to have to turn a knob, push a button or flick a switch to engage with their televisions, appliances or home security gear. More and more we want them to recognize our voices and gestures, our faces...Read more
There are several key forces driving the evolution of transportation, including the vehicles we drive (or, soon enough depending who you ask, not drive) every day. The connected car, enabled by 5G and IoT, promises to deliver new types of data and information to improve safety, comfort, entertainment, and yes, autonomy in the...Read more
There is little question that OLED displays are the future of mobile. Device makers confirm with the on-going stream of new device introductions that OLED provides superior performance and enhanced optical characteristics compared to the older LCD option.
Synaptics is in the middle of this evolution, enabling the advantages of OLED for top-tier device manufacturers. These benefits include improved image quality, including better...Read more
A letter from Michael Hurlston, CEO and President, to Synaptics employees:
As I have been processing the series of events that have occurred over the past few months and weeks which have affected a lot of us both personally and professionally, I feel it’s important you know where I stand and what I expect from our company and you.
At Synaptics, we strongly believe in a workplace and a world where diversity and equality...Read more