Synaptics Natural ID Fingerprint Sensors Featured On ASUS ZenPad 3S 10 Tablets

SAN JOSE, Calif., Nov. 17, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Synaptics Incorporated (NASDAQ: SYNA), the leading developer of human interface solutions, today announced its Natural ID fingerprint sensors have been selected by ASUS for secure, high-performance biometric authentication on its flagship tablet, the ASUS ZenPad 3S 10. ASUS chose Synaptics' FS4300 solution, a market-proven fingerprint sensor with over 100 million units shipped into mass production.

"We are thrilled about the newly launched ASUS ZenPad 3S 10. The security of Synaptics' fingerprint authentication solution along with the convenience of not having to type passwords is a key upgrade," said Rangoon Chang, general manager, Mobile Computing Business Unit, ASUS.

"Synaptics' Natural ID's one-touch fingerprint authentication solution delivers a high-performance and reliable user experience and industry-leading security features," said Anthony Gioeli, vice president of marketing, Biometrics Product Division, Synaptics. "ASUS is an important customer and we very much look forward to the opportunity for further engagements."

Natural ID provides unmatched biometric security for user authentication including Synaptics' exclusive SentryPoint suite, the industry's highest level of fingerprint security. Synaptics offers a complete portfolio of fingerprint solutions with form factors that can be designed into front buttons, rear panels, edges of devices, as well as through thick cover glass, addressing button-free sleek industrial designs.

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About Synaptics: Synaptics is the pioneer and leader of the human interface revolution, bringing innovative and intuitive user experiences to intelligent devices. Synaptics' broad portfolio of touch, display, and biometrics products is built on the company's rich R&D, extensive IP and dependable supply chain capabilities. With solutions designed for mobile, PC and automotive industries, Synaptics combines ease of use, functionality and aesthetics to enable products that help make our digital lives more productive, secure and enjoyable. (NASDAQ: SYNA) www.synaptics.com.

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