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Vivo Showcases Smartphone With An In-Display Fingerprint Scanner

01/09/2018, [CES 2018] Last year it was revealed that Vivo would be the first smartphone maker to integrate an in-display fingerprint scanner into a phone, and this year at CES the company has decided to show it off at the event in which the technology was...


Vivo Will Be First To Use Synaptics’ In-Display Fingerprint Sensor

12/17/2017, Last week Synaptics announced that they have begun mass producing its in-display fingerprint sensor, and that a “top 5” smartphone maker would be using their tech. The company did not name names, naturally, but this led to speculation that it could be...

Synaptics Unveils Its In-Display Fingerprint Sensor

12/12/2017, Ahead of the iPhone X and Face ID being officially unveiled, one of the early rumors of the iPhone X is that it could feature an in-display fingerprint sensor. This meant that instead of a physical sensor placed outside of the phone, like in the home...

Synaptics’ New Fingerprint Sensors Can Scan Through Display Glass

12/13/2016, One of the rumors of the iPhone 8 is that Apple will do away with the home button once and for all. However the question is with the home button gone, where will Apple put its Touch ID fingerprint sensor? It has been speculated that it would be underneath...

Synaptics Has A New Fingerprint Sensor That Measures 3.5mm Wide

02/17/2016, Right now for the most part, fingerprint sensors on phones tend to be circular in nature, save for the Sony Xperia Z5 in which the sensor was placed on the side of the phone. However it looks like future fingerprint sensors could be much smaller, thanks...

Synaptics demos innovative Windows 8 touch technology solutions

11/09/2011, Windows 7 has proved to be a pretty solid operating system so far, but that does not mean Microsoft is going to rest on their laurels. Well, we do know that the Redmond, Washington-based company is working on Windows 8, and with that, do expect plenty of...

Synaptics TouchPad sees action in Philips Dual remote control

09/13/2010, If you happen to pick up the Philips Dual remote control anytime soon, you ought to take notice that Synaptics’ TouchPad will rock said next-generation remote which will also include other technologies such as ZigBee RF4CE (Radio Frequency for...

Synaptics Targets Tablets with ClearPad Touchscreen

07/27/2010, Synaptics is gunning for the tablet market with its ClearPad 7200 touchscreen solution. OEMs can pick up Synaptics’ solution and integrate it easily into their tablet designs, which will give their products added functionality over competing...

Chrome OS And Linux Get Multi-touch Support From Synaptics

04/19/2010, While Windows users have managed to get multi-touch running on their PCs, folks who were running Linux weren’t that lucky. There is good news, though, as Human interface solutions developer Synaptics Inc. has announced that it has made its Synaptics...