Interlink Electronics

- A world innovator of sensor technologies, Interlink Electronics has developed a wide range of products for touch solutions, user interfaces, and machine process controls for markets ranging from consumer electronics to portable medical devices.

Interlink Electronics is the innovator of thin film Force Sensing Resistor® (FSR) technology, which measures the force in diverse applications such as robotics, smartphone user interfaces, and machine control. Initially used in electronic drums and other musical instruments, FSR technology has been now been optimized for use in devices such as handheld gaming devices, portable media players, mobile phones, digital cameras, navigation devices, and other portable electronics.


Newest Products View All (9)

High-Precision MicroJoystick

OEM pointing system that delivers simultaneous 360° control of direction and speed at the touch of a fingertip. Learn More

USB MicroModule

The USB MicroModule from Interlink is ideal for computer cursor control in rugged mobile computers, hardened keyboards, navigation systems, machine control panels, and other pointing applications. Learn More

VersaPad Touchpad Module

The VersaPad Touchpad Module from Interlink is a USB 2.0 compliant touchpad module intended for integration by OEMs into laptops, military and rugged computers, panel PCs, and medical devices. Learn More

FSLP Sensor

The Interlink FSLP sensor is Interlink's solution for capturing position and force simultaneously in compact applications. The sensor's tough, moisture-resistant surface can be used with a finger, stylus, or glove, even in harsh environments. Learn More

4-Zone Mouse Sensor

Interlink's 4-zone Force Sensing Resistor (FSR) paired with a suitable actuator can be implemented as a finger-actuated "mouse" pointing module. Learn More

FSR 402 Round Force Sensing Resistor

Interlink's FSR™ 400 series is part of the single zone Force Sensing Resistor™ family. Learn More

Recent PTMs View All (3)

MicroModule Best Practices Publish Date: 2013-05-13

Designed for CEM integration and ideal for rugged and industrial mobile computers, hardened keyboards, and other computer pointing applications.

Duration: 15 minutes
VersaPad Best Practices Publish Date: 2013-04-19

Versatile, smooth, and sensitive touchpad module used for integration by OEMs into laptops, military and rugged computers, panel PCs, and medical devices.

Duration: 5 minutes
Force Sensing Resistors© Best Practices Publish Date: 2011-08-08

Force Sensing Resistors are used in user interfaces and process control applications. View the guidelines and key cautions for successful FSR usage.

Duration: 10 minutes

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Demo of the FSR

The following video demonstrates some of the features and uses of the FSR (Force Sensitive Resistor) from Interlink Electronics.