Touch International Introduces Stronger Noise Resistance to its MulTI-Touch Controller Line for Rugged Applications

Touch International’s MulTI-Touch Ultra-Thin PCB Controller Line eliminates the need for custom chip-on-flex controllers with its added noise resistance and low-profile design.

Austin, TX – June 5, 2012 – Unveiling the latest upgrade to its MulTI-Touch Projected Capacitive Ultra-Thin PCB Controller Line, Touch International announced at Display Week 2012 that the series now features added noise resistance, making it ideal for rugged applications.

By providing a direct electrical interface between the touch screen flex circuit and the board, Touch International insures that the product’s connection is mechanically and electrically robust, providing the low-profile and noise resistance of chip-on-flex with the added durability of PCB boards, essentially eliminating the need for custom chip-on-flex electronics.

MulTI-Touch Controller Series

Ultra-Slim Controllers Now With Increased Noise Resistance for Rugged Applications

“We are a little bit like the Subway of touch screens,” says Touch International CEO, Michael Woolstrum. “You pick your features, and we build it. With our new MulTI-Touch Baseline Series, we are often able to reduce the time, energy, and money it typically takes to do a custom build.”

Supporting projected capacitive displays up to 15.6”, with up to 9mm of cover glass, the MulTI-Touch Controller Line gives customers the same design flexibility and customization that Touch International is known for, without high NRE fees.

At Display Week, attendees will see a wide range of touch screen, display enhancement and cover glass components that can be mixed and matched to fit individual projects and requirements, helping to maximize the time and money spent perfecting custom displays.

For more on Touch International, visit booth #749 at Display Week or go to www.touchinternational.com/SID2012.

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About Touch International
Touch International, headquartered in Austin, Texas, was founded in 2002 by Michael Woolstrum and long-time veteran, Gary Barrett, the company’s CTO and has become a world leader in touch screen and EMI filter technology. The company, with its partner DMC, Co. Ltd. in Osaka, Japan, operates eight manufacturing facilities worldwide with 1,200 employees. TI’s China factories manufacture Apple iPhone-type projected capacitive touch screens, resistive sensors and glass filter products used in touch screens, EMI, anti-reflective or anti-vandal filters.

Touch International Showcases “Subway Style” of Touch Screen Manufacturing at Display Week 2012

Austin, TX – May 23, 2012 – Helping OEMs and integrators build powerful touch screen displays that perform well in any environment, Touch International announced it will be showcasing its customizable cover glass options, display enhancements, touch screens and touch screen electronics at Display Week 2012, June 5-7 in Boston, MAS.

“We are a little bit like the Subway of touch screens,” says Touch International CEO, Michael Woolstrum. “You pick your features, and we build it. With our new MulTI-Touch Baseline Series, we are often able to reduce the time, energy and money it typically takes to do a custom build.”

Examining Glass Substrates WhitepaperAt Display Week, attendees will be able to see how Touch International is able to mix and match touch screen and display enhancement components to fit individual projects and requirements, helping to maximize the time and money spent perfecting custom displays.

“This industry is constantly changing and evolving, and Display Week gives professionals a chance to learn about the latest market trends and developments,” explains Woolstrum.

Specific technologies on display will include the company’s industry-leading MulTI-Touch Projected Capacitive Touch Technology, with new customizable options, including ultra-thin PCB controllers and corresponding baseline sensors, and its Multi-Touch Analog Resistive (MARS) technology.

About Touch International
Touch International, headquartered in Austin, Texas, was founded in 2002 by Michael Woolstrum and long-time veteran, Gary Barrett, the company’s CTO. TI has become a world leader in touchscreen, EMI filter, and enhanced display technology. The company operates its engineering and design facility and corporate headquarters in Austin, Texas as well as a high volume production facility is located in Shenzhen, China.

For more information about Touch International, contact:

Shaun Detmer
Marketing Director
Touch International, Inc.
Tel: 512-646-0328
sdetmer@touchintl.com

Gorilla Glass and Other Glass Substrates Examined in New Touch International Whitepaper

Examining Glass Substrates discusses top glass products used in production of touch panels and cover glass.

Austin, TX – May 10, 2012 – With the steady increase in touch panel and cover glass demand, touch screen manufacturers are continuously searching for better, stronger and harder glass materials to boost product durability, while reducing breaking and scratching. To help OEMs and integrators Examining Glass Substrates White Paperidentify the right glass for their display, touch screen manufacturer, Touch International has released its latest whitepaper, Examining Glass Substrates: An Insider’s Guide to Stronger and Scratch Resistant Glass.

“Choosing the right glass substrate for cover lenses and touch products can be difficult and often varies by project,” explains whitepaper author and Touch International Chief Technology Officer, Gary L. Barrett. “As manufacturing techniques and components continue to improve, our customers have more options than ever before. While this is to their advantage, it is important to identify which glass is best suited for each product.”

Glass Substrates Covered in this Whitepaper:

  • Soda-Lime Glass
  • Chemically Strengthened Glass
  • Alkali-Alumina-Silicate Glass
  • Tempered Glass
  • Sapphire Glass

Questions Answered:

  • How these glass products made?
  • What are the fundamental differences between each product?
  • Why would one choose one glass over another?
  • Which substrates are most conducive to touch panel and cover lens manufacturing?

To learn more about choosing the right glass substrate for your product, download Touch International’s free whitepaper at http://touchinternational.com/literature/Glass-Substrates-Whitepaper1.html.

About Touch International
Touch International, headquartered in Austin, Texas, was founded in 2002 by Michael Woolstrum and long-time veteran, Gary Barrett, the company’s CTO. TI has become a world leader in touchscreen, EMI filter, and enhanced display technology. The company operates its engineering and design facility and corporate headquarters in Austin, Texas as well as a high volume production facility is located in Shenzhen, China.

For more information about Touch International, contact:

Shaun Detmer
Marketing Director
Touch International, Inc.
Tel: 512-646-0328
sdetmer@touchintl.com