synaptics inc (SYNA) Details
Synaptics Incorporated develops and supplies custom-designed human interface solutions that enable people to interact with various mobile computing, communications, entertainment, and other electronic devices in China, Japan, Taiwan, Korea, and the United States. The company offers its solutions primarily to the personal computer (PC) market comprising notebook computer applications, and other peripherals, including keyboards, mice, and monitors, as well as remote control devices for desktops, PCs, and digital home applications; and for digital lifestyle products comprising mobile smart phones and feature phones, video and music players, and global positioning devices, as well as a range of mobile, handheld, wireless, and entertainment devices. It provides custom human interface solutions for navigation, cursor control, and multimedia controls for various PC original equipment manufacturers (OEMs). The company’s products include TouchPad, a touch-sensitive pad that senses the position and movement of a person’s finger on its surface; the ClickPad, a TouchPad application, which eliminates the need for physical buttons; the TouchStyk, a pointing stick module; and dual pointing solutions, which combine a TouchPad and a pointing stick into a single notebook computer, enabling users to use the interface of their choice. Its products also comprise ForcePad, NavPoint, ClearPad, FlexPad, ClearButtons, ThinTouch, and TouchButtons. The company offers its solutions to mobile smartphone and feature phone OEMs, as well as various consumer electronics manufacturers. Synaptics Incorporated was founded in 1986 and is headquartered in Santa Clara, California.
Last Reported Date: 09/21/12
Founded in 1986
synaptics inc (SYNA) Top Compensated Officers
Chief Executive Officer, President and Direct...
Total Annual Compensation: $435.7K
Chief Financial Officer, Principal Accounting...
Total Annual Compensation: $324.5K
Senior Vice President of Worldwide Operations
Total Annual Compensation: $246.2K
Chief Technology Officer and Senior Vice Pres...
Total Annual Compensation: $312.5K
Senior Vice President and General Manager of ...
Total Annual Compensation: $147.2K
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2012.
Synaptics Inc. Reports Unaudited Consolidated Earnings Results for the Third Quarter and Nine Months Ended March 31, 2013; Provides Revenue Guidance for the Fourth Quarter Ending June 2013
Apr 25 13
Synaptics Inc. reported unaudited consolidated earnings results for the third quarter and nine months ended March 31, 2013. For the quarter, the company reported net revenue of $163,324,000 against $131,705,000 for the same period in the last year. Operating income was $23,661,000 against $14,734,000 for the same period in the last year. Income before benefit)/provision for income taxes was $23,854,000 against $15,007,000 for the same period in the last year. Net income was $36,446,000 or $1.07 per diluted share against $11,446,000 or $0.33 per diluted share for the same period in the last year. Non-GAAP operating income was $32,393,000 against $23,731,000 for the same period in the last year. Non-GAAP net income was $27,010,000 or $0.79 per diluted share against $17,858,000 or $0.51 per diluted share for the same period in the last year. Cash flow from operations for the third quarter of fiscal 2013 was $24.7 million. Revenue up 24% year-over-year, driven by strength of mobile smartphone products.
For the nine months, the company reported net revenue of $433,405,000 against $410,621,000 for the same period in the last year. Operating income was $46,922,000 against $52,224,000 for the same period in the last year. Income before benefit)/provision for income taxes was $47,549,000 against $52,952,000 for the same period in the last year. Net income was $53,613,000 or $1.58 per diluted share against $41,844,000 or $1.22 per diluted share for the same period in the last year. Non-GAAP operating income was $73,491,000 against $77,887,000 for the same period in the last year. Non-GAAP net income was $57,437,000 or $1.70 per diluted share against $60,029,000 or $1.75 per diluted share for the same period in the last year.
The company anticipates revenue to be in the range of $190.0 million to $205.0 million for the fourth quarter ending June 2013, an increase of 38% to 49% on a year-over-year basis. And EPS in the range of $0.88 to $1.00.
Synaptics Inc. Announces Synaptics In-Cell Touch Solution
Apr 18 13
Synaptics Inc. announced its In-Cell mobile solution continues to gain traction as the Huawei Ascend P2 comes to market with the second-generation ClearPad(TM) 3250. Synaptics ClearPad 3250 In-Cell solution is the first and only single-chip touch controller that integrates touch directly in the display, enabling OEMs to develop thinner, lighter, brighter and more responsive smartphones. The Huawei Ascend P2, dubbed the 4G LTE smartphone, is the first consumer-available smartphone to deploy the second-generation ClearPad 3250. The Ascend P2 features a 4.7 inch 720p display, quad-core processor and 4G LTE connectivity. The Ascend P2 also takes advantage of Synaptics' unique gloved-finger technology to enable use in cold environments without the need to remove gloves. Accuracy: The second generation ClearPad 3250 is more robust and faster than its predecessor, increasing report rate from 60 to 120 Hz. The ClearPad 3250 is also supported by Synaptics Design Studio(TM)4 (DS4), the ClearPad development solution embedded with patented SignalClarity(TM) Technology. DS4 accelerates the development cycle by enabling customers to evaluate and optimize the performance of their touch experience and efficiently implement their custom ClearPad sensor solution. SignalClarity Technology improves tracking accuracy, finger separation and environmental and electrical noise robustness for an unmatched user experience. Display Quality and Performance. By eliminating the discrete touch sensor the ClearPad 3250 In-Cell solution enhances the display quality by increasing the transmittance of the display, which in turn reduces the power required for the backlight. By removing the light absorbing layer of the discrete sensor, the In-Cell solution allows more light through the underlying display. Noise Reduction. The patent pending technology in the ClearPad 3250. In-Cell solution eliminates display noise during touch sensing and greatly reduces environmental noise.
Synaptics Inc., Q3 2013 Earnings Call, Apr 25, 2013
Apr 8 13
Synaptics Inc., Q3 2013 Earnings Call, Apr 25, 2013