Easy-to-Integrate SecurePad with Fingerprint Sensor Recognized in the
Enabling Technologies Product Category
SANTA CLARA, Calif., Nov. 13 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Synaptics Inc. (Nasdaq: SYNA), a leading developer of human interface solutions for mobile computing, communications and entertainment devices, announced today that its SecurePad(TM) solution has been selected as a CES Innovations Design and Engineering honoree in the Enabling Technologies product category. The highly sought-after and prestigious Innovations Design and Engineering Awards program recognizes the most innovative consumer electronics products in the industry's hottest product categories.
Through Synaptics' exclusive partnership with Validity Sensors Inc., SecurePad combines Synaptics' renowned TouchPad(TM) with Validity's VFS 201 LiveFlex(TM) biometric technology. SecurePad is a complete TouchPad/fingerprint reader module that provides OEM's with the ability to easily incorporate a fully integrated security and human interface system solution into notebook PCs.
"Synaptics is proud to be recognized for its SecurePad solution by the CES Innovations Design and Engineering Awards committee," said Mark Vena, vice president of Synaptics' PC business unit. "This award acknowledges the significant value of Synaptics' SecurePad solution, which enables sleeker and more stylish notebook designs that also make security easier for end users."
"Validity is very pleased to work with Synaptics in enabling the
integration of two key interface technologies into a combined module and is
delighted with the recognition from CES for this innovative approach to
navigation and biometric fingerprint security," said Mariel va
|SOURCE Synaptics Inc.|
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