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Boost Your Product’s User Experience

Find out how easy it is to implement the user experience your customers are used to and have come to expect from their smartphones and tablets. Whether your design requires a small 1” single-touch-point trackpad or a 24” multi-touch touchscreen, our exceptionally fast and water-/noise-robust touch sensing technology enables you to quickly implement advanced gesture recognition to speed your product’s time to market. Our wide portfolio of touch solutions is backed by our extensive experience in serving and supporting thousands of touch customers over many years. We also have a comprehensive, trained and certified network of design partners who can provide you with extra support and assistance with your touch design.

Target Applications

  • Headphones
  • Remote controls
  • Smart speakers
  • Virtual/augmented reality headsets
  • Smart light switches
  • Thermostats
  • Automotive infotainment systems
  • Steering wheel touchpads
  • Wearable medical devices
  • Control panels in industrial equipment
  • Point-Of-Sale (POS) terminals
  • Home appliances

2D Touch Surface Library for Standard MCUs

  • 2D surface touch control
  • Software recognition of single- and dual-finger gestures such as tap, swipe, pinch and zoom
  • Ultra-low power consumption for battery-powered devices
  • Touch sensing, gesture recognition, application code and communication integrated into one device

maXTouch® Touchscreen Controllers

  • Turnkey solutions for multi-finger touch applications
  • Support for touchpads and touchscreens up to 24”
  • Moisture tolerance for wet environments
  • Multi-gloved finger tracking and dual-finger surface gestures
  • Best-in-class noise immunity
  • Fast reporting over serial interfaces
  • Powerful development tools

Microchip's Touchscreen Design Partners

This video describes some of the challenges associated with touchscreen controller design, and introduces our maXTouch® touch sensor module partners as a tool to reduce complexity and lower risk.