- Superior End User Experience: Synaptics' enhanced noise suppression and echo cancellation algorithms ensure the Cortana speech recognition engine and remote Skype call participants hear the user's voice and nothing else.
- Optimized Manufactured Cost: Powered by AudioSmart voice DSPs, developers can prototype and develop affordable voice-enabled devices that rival the performance of more expensive systems.
- Reduced Time-to-Market: Reference designs, drivers, tuning tools, and ODM partner programs are offered to expedite production time. Synaptics' voice solutions were designed to work with all ASR engines.
"We are excited to see Synaptics build platforms that help customers tap into the full potential of Cortana's productivity and voice enabled assistance," said Jordi Ribas, CVP, AI Products at Microsoft Corp. "The opportunities for Cortana-based solutions are broad and interconnected, drawing together intelligent home speakers, PCs, mobile devices, smart home devices, automotive and beyond."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, biometrics, voice, audio, and multimedia products is built on the company's rich R&D, extensive IP and dependable supply chain capabilities. With solutions designed for mobile, PC, smart home, 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. Join Synaptics on Twitter, LinkedIn, and Facebook, or visit www.synaptics.com. AudioSmart, Synaptics, and the Synaptics logo are trademarks of Synaptics in the United States and/or other countries. All other marks are the property of their respective owners. For further information, please contact: David Hurd Synaptics +1-408-904-2766 firstname.lastname@example.org