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Cypress’s TrueTouch® and CapSense® Controllers Drive Capacitive Touchscreen And Buttons and Sliders in Sleek Interior of 2013 Toyota Avalon | Cypress Semiconductor

Cypress’s TrueTouch® and CapSense® Controllers Drive Capacitive Touchscreen And Buttons and Sliders in Sleek Interior of 2013 Toyota Avalon

최신 업데이트: 2013년 2월 26일

Interior Navigation and Air Conditioning Control Systems Designed by DENSO Corporation Replace Resistive Touchscreen and Mechanical Buttons

SAN JOSE, Calif., 2013년 2월 26일 – Cypress Semiconductor Corp. (NASDAQ: CY) today announced its TrueTouch® and CapSense® controllers drive the capacitive touchscreen, buttons and sliders in the new 2013 Toyota Avalon. The TrueTouch-based 7-inch capacitive touchscreen delivers very clear images and highly responsive multi-touch performance for the navigation system and infotainment control. The stylish, simple-to-adjust IntelliTouch™ capacitive buttons and slider controls for the audio and climate control systems are based on CapSense. The touchscreen and CapSense controls replace a resistive touchscreen and mechanical buttons respectively, dramatically improving the look and functionality of the Avalon interior. The control systems were designed by global automotive supplier DENSO for Toyota Motor Corporation.

“DENSO and Toyota are world renown for unmatched quality,” said Hassane El-Khoury, executive vice president of the Programmable Systems Division at Cypress. “We are pleased that they have chosen to implement our leading touch technology inside the interior of the Avalon. We look forward to working on future projects as we establish Cypress as the world leader in capacitive touch solutions for the automotive market.”

“The engineers at DENSO and Toyota have delivered an elegant and innovative touch-based user interface working with our team in Japan,” said Kazuyoshi Yamada, Vice President of Japan Sales. “This is a testament to the excellent quality of Cypress’s automotive offerings.”

In addition to TrueTouch and CapSense solutions, Cypress offers USB and memory products for the automotive market. To learn more about Cypress’s automotive solutions, visit

About TrueTouch

Cypress’s TrueTouch technology provides the industry’s best noise immunity, highest signal to noise ratio (SNR), fastest refresh rates, lowest power consumption, and world’s best accuracy and linearity. The flexible TrueTouch solution allows customers to rapidly develop leading-edge solutions without having to buy turnkey modules. They have a choice of using touch sensors (glass or film) and LCDs from preferred partners, and can develop innovative mechanical designs ranging from flat to curved surfaces of varying thickness. Additional TrueTouch information is available at

About CapSense

Cypress's CapSense touch-sensing solutions have replaced over 4 billion mechanical buttons in mobile handsets, laptops, consumer electronics, white goods, automotive applications, and virtually any system that has a mechanical button or switch, making Cypress the industry touch-sensing leader. The CapSense portfolio, the industry's broadest and most integrated, enhances industrial design and reliability with the most noise-immune and water tolerant capacitive touch-sensing interfaces, including proximity sensing where direct touch is not required. CapSense proximity sensing provides power savings by activating an interface only when needed while further enhancing industrial designs by only exposing interfaces when necessary. Learn more about CapSense online at

Cypress 정보

Cypress는 제품 출시 기간을 단축하고 탁월한 시스템 가치를 제공하는 프로그램 가능 고성능 혼합 신호 솔루션을 제공합니다. Cypress offerings include the flagship PSoC® 1, PSoC 3, and PSoC 5 programmable system-on-chip families and derivatives, CapSense® touch sensing and TrueTouch® solutions for touchscreens. Cypress is the world leader in USB controllers, including the high-performance West Bridge® solution that enhances connectivity and performance in multimedia handsets, PCs and tablets. Cypress는 또한 SRAM 메모리 부문에서도 세계를 선도합니다. Cypress는 소비자, 모바일 핸드셋, 컴퓨팅, 데이터 통신, 자동차, 산업 및 군대 분야를 망라하여 수많은 시장을 지원합니다. Cypress trades on the NASDAQ Global Select Market under the ticker symbol CY. Visit Cypress online at

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