Synaptics Inc. has announced its touch and display driver integration (TDDI) technology was selected for the Huawei nova smartphone. Synaptics TouchView™ TDDI merges touchscreen controller and display driver IC technologies into a single chip.
The TD4300 TDDI featured on the Huawei nova supports its five-inch screen and full HD resolution. The RAMless TD4300 helps lower overall system costs and is ideal for mainstream LTPS-based smartphones.
Synaptics TouchView™ enables faster time to market, lower overall system costs, a simplified supply chain, thinner devices, brighter displays and borderless designs. Patented touch features include support for up to ten fingers, stylus, face detect, low-power wake gestures, gloved touch and moisture performance. Proprietary display driver features include a billion color displays, sunlight readability enhancement, local area auto-contrast adjustment and Image Studio, Synaptics’ software development kit that empowers OEMs and LCMs with tools for custom fine-tuning.