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Salt Lake City, UT 84120
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Cirque Corporation, the inventor and original developer of capacitive trackpad technology, continues to lead as the premier supplier of capacitive trackpads for the computer market. Cirque has expanded to offer specialized input solutions in markets like security, point of sale, industrial, automotive and more. 

GlidePoint TM9946 Trackpad

GlidePoint TM9946 Trackpad

TM9946 trackpad’s Sensor Side and Dimensions

Cirque’s TM9946 trackpad is a PS/2® or USB® input device. This trackpad has a large tracking surface. It is ideal for OEM integration into a variety of products that require a high-performance input device.

Applications

  • Keyboards, keypads, and mouse alternatives
  • Industrial control panels
  • Medical instruments
  • Kiosk input devices
  • Point-of-sale devices
  • Gaming devices

Features

  •  Large surface area
  •  Both USB & PS/2 compatibility
  • Low power consumption
  • Easy product integration due to thin, lightweight design
  • No maintenance required – Sealable design is immune to dust and abuse
  • Superior navigation and high responsiveness
  • Windows®-compatible embedded features mean no additional drivers needed

Power efficiency of any application is improved with an "idle mode," where the touchpad’s current draw is reduced when a finger is not touching its surface.

GlidePoint TM9946 Specifications
Interface PS/2 (with 4-pin cable connector)
USB (with 10-pin cable connector)
Operating Systems Compatible with standard mouse drivers Cirque Driver available for Windows® 8.1 and earlier operating systems
Button Support Two (2) mechanical buttons
Physical Parameters Length: 116.97 mm
Width: 68.96 mm
Thickness: 5.18 mm with all components
Weight: < 32 g
Active Sensing Area 77.00 x 53.50 mm
Operating Temperature -40 to 85° Celsius
Operating Humidity 5% to 95% relative humidity (non-condensing)
Storage Temperature -40 to 125° Celsius
ESD 15 kV when properly mounted in bezel
Environmental EMI tolerant and manufactured RoHS compliant

The touchpad is fully compatible with standard Windows mouse drivers. No additional driver is required to activate many of its advanced features. Hardware-configurable options on the module allow for taps (function as left-button clicks), corner-taps (function as right-button clicks), vertical scroll (functions as mouse scroll wheel) and more, depending on the specific application.

For custom functionality at the product design stage, Cirque offers software that allows OEMs to enable, disable, or personalize advanced settings and/or reprogram the touch sensitive area.

OEM customers can order a trackpad with a Cirque overlay or without an overlay and purchase their own customized overlay. Custom overlays may include a logo and matching colors. Contact Cirque for overlay design guidelines.