Holder, Support, Frame, Or Housing Patents (Class 349/58)
  • Patent number: 11567545
    Abstract: A display device includes a frame module, a display panel, a backlight module, a rear case and a control module. The frame module includes a back plate, a frame and a fixing column. The back plate has a first surface and a second surface opposite to the first surface and a hole extending from the first surface to the second surface. The fixing column is protrudingly disposed on the frame and is coupled to the hole. The fixing column includes a pressing portion and a connecting portion connecting the frame and the pressing portion. The connecting portion is disposed in the hole, and the frame presses against the first surface, and the pressing portion presses against the second surface. The backlight module is disposed between the back plate and the display panel. The control module is disposed between the rear case and the frame module.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: April 13, 2020
    Date of Patent: January 31, 2023
    Assignee: Qisda Corporation
    Inventors: Jun-Da Lin, Chun-Ting Chen, Yi-Cheng Kuo
  • Patent number: 11567541
    Abstract: A touch electronic paper display device includes an electronic paper display module, a lighting module, a touch sensing unit and a cover plate. The lighting module is disposed on the electronic paper display module and adhered to the electronic paper display module with a UV-curing solid optical clear adhesive. The lighting module includes a light strip and a light guide plate whose one side is adjacent to the light strip. The touch sensing unit is located on the lighting module. The cover plate is located on the touch sensing unit. A top surface of the cover plate is disposed with a UV-reflecting coating, and a periphery of a bottom surface thereof is disposed with a decorative bezel formed by an opaque or low light transmittance material.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: March 31, 2022
    Date of Patent: January 31, 2023
    Assignee: YOUNG FAST OPTOELECTRONICS CO., LTD.
    Inventors: Chih-Chiang Pai, Meng-Kuei Lin, Chin-Fong Lin, Chun-Hao Huang
  • Patent number: 11563837
    Abstract: A mobile terminal includes a middle frame, a fixing frame, and a cover plate. The middle frame includes a first placement slot and a second placement slot. The fixing frame is disposed in the second placement slot. The cover plate is disposed in the first placement slot. The second placement slot includes first side surfaces. The first side surfaces are provided with a plurality of first protrusions. The fixing frame includes first sidewalls. The first sidewalls are provided with a plurality of second protrusions. The first protrusions and the second protrusions are arranged to form a support structure configured to support the cover plate, and the cover plate is fixedly connected to the support structure.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: December 27, 2018
    Date of Patent: January 24, 2023
    Assignee: WUHAN CHINA STAR OPTOELECTRONICS TECHNOLOGY CO., LTD.
    Inventor: Wei Zhang
  • Patent number: 11550096
    Abstract: A transparent display module and a display device are provided. The transparent display module includes a first transparent substrate and a second transparent substrate that are arranged opposite to each other, a transparent display panel and a light source. The transparent display panel is arranged between the first transparent substrate and the second transparent substrate. The light guide plate is arranged between the transparent display panel and the second transparent substrate. The light source is arranged between the transparent display panel and the second transparent substrate, and the light source is located on the side of the light guide plate.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: July 13, 2020
    Date of Patent: January 10, 2023
    Assignees: Beijing BOE Optoelectronics Technology Co., Ltd., Beijing BOE Technology Development Co., Ltd.
    Inventors: Shouyang Leng, Rui Han, Zeyuan Tong, Qing Ma, Dong Cui, Zhipeng Zhang, Bin Long, Wenyang Li, Zan Zhang, Yue Zhai, Dong Guan, Weining Chi, Fengping Wang
  • Patent number: 11543581
    Abstract: A liquid crystal display device includes a LCD panel having a first polarizer, a first substrate, a second substrate and a second polarizer are sequentially provided from a front surface side, a frame which surrounds the LCD panel and has a first opening having first to fourth sides, a planar light source disposed on the rear surface side of the LCD panel in the first opening, a plurality of optical sheet groups which are disposed between the planar light source and the LCD panel, and an adhesive layer which has a second opening formed along the first to fourth sides of the frame. A front surface side of the adhesive layer is adhered to the LCD panel along at least the first side, and a rear surface side of the adhesive layer is adhered to the plurality of optical sheet groups and the frame along at least the first side.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: March 28, 2022
    Date of Patent: January 3, 2023
    Assignees: Japan Display Inc., Panasonic Liquid Crystal Display Co., Ltd.
    Inventor: Eiji Oohira
  • Patent number: 11541644
    Abstract: A display module is provided, which encloses a display assembly by using a flexible cover, thereby sealing a first gap between a backlight housing and a support structure and a second gap between the support structure and a display panel. It can isolate external water vapor and dust from entering an interior of the display assembly, thereby improving the dustproof and waterproof capabilities of the display module, and further improving the reliability of the display module.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: September 27, 2019
    Date of Patent: January 3, 2023
    Assignee: WUHAN CHINA STAR OPTOELECTRONICS TECHNOLOGY CO., LTD.
    Inventor: Shiyuan Xiao
  • Patent number: 11536996
    Abstract: A display device is provided. The display device has a display side and includes: a first substrate and a second substrate. The first substrate has a first surface and a second surface, wherein the first surface is closer to the display side than the second surface. The second substrate is disposed opposite the first substrate. The second surface is located between the first surface and the second substrate, and the area of the first substrate is greater than the area of the second substrate in a top view direction. The first substrate has a side surface, and the side surface includes a chamfered structure.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: September 15, 2020
    Date of Patent: December 27, 2022
    Assignee: INNOLUX CORPORATION
    Inventors: Cheng-Hsia Kuo, Chia-Wei Yen
  • Patent number: 11540403
    Abstract: A display panel includes: a front frame and a printed circuit board protective shell. The front frame includes a first front frame portion and a second front frame portion extending in a length direction of the display panel; and a third front frame portion and a fourth front frame portion extending in a width direction of the display panel; wherein the first front frame portion and the second front frame portion are disposed oppositely; and the third front frame portion and the fourth front frame portion are disposed oppositely, and connected between the first front frame portion and the second front frame portion. The printed circuit board protective shell is engaged with the first front frame portion and the second front frame portion to form an integral structure.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: July 23, 2019
    Date of Patent: December 27, 2022
    Assignees: BEIJING BOE DISPLAY TECHNOLOGY CO., LTD., BOE TECHNOLOGY GROUP CO., LTD
    Inventors: Jiangfeng Zhang, Xu Chen, Yu Zhang, Bochang Wang, Shixin Geng
  • Patent number: 11533808
    Abstract: A display device includes a display panel, a first circuit board, a control unit disposed on the first circuit board, a second circuit board, and a coupling film which electrically couples the control unit and the second circuit board to each other. The coupling film includes a first coupling part including a first region attached to the first circuit board, and a second region overlapping the display panel when viewed in a thickness direction of the display panel, a second coupling part including a third region attached to the second circuit board, and a fourth region overlapping the display panel when viewed in the thickness direction of the display panel, and a third coupling part coupled to each of the second region and the fourth region to electrically couple the first coupling part and the second coupling part to each other.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: December 21, 2020
    Date of Patent: December 20, 2022
    Assignee: SAMSUNG DISPLAY CO., LTD.
    Inventors: Kyung-hwa Lim, Sangan Kwon, Kyunho Kim, Yong-jin Shin, Shimho Yi, Heebum Park
  • Patent number: 11516917
    Abstract: An electronic device includes a processor and a printed circuit board on which the processor is mounted. The printed circuit board includes a first circuit board, a first interposer formed on a first portion of the first circuit board, a second interposer formed on a second portion of the first circuit board that is adjacent to the first portion, a second circuit board coupled to the first interposer, and a third circuit board coupled to the second interposer.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: February 10, 2021
    Date of Patent: November 29, 2022
    Inventors: Junghoon Park, Younggirl Yun, Sunggeun Kang, Myungsub Ko, Jaeyeon Ra, Seungbo Shim, Yongjin Woo, Junhee Han
  • Patent number: 11511681
    Abstract: A display device for the interior of a vehicle includes a display unit designed to optically display information, and a movement mechanism designed to transfer the display unit, controllably, between a non-usage position parallel to a roof liner of the vehicle and a usage position, swivelled away from the roof liner of the vehicle, and to retain the display unit, controllably, in the non-usage position and/or in the usage position. The movement mechanism is attached to the display unit: by first guide elements in order to define a swivel axis for swivelling the display unit at least between the non-usage position and the usage position; by second guide elements, each of which is or can be coupled to the display unit in a mechanical operative connection via a coupling lever of the display device; and by guide rails for attaching to the roof liner. The rails have a guide track for receiving the guide elements and for moving same therein along the guide track.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: July 19, 2019
    Date of Patent: November 29, 2022
    Assignee: Bayerische Motoren Werke Aktiengesellschaft
    Inventors: Juergen Bruegl, Harald Lathwesen, Alexander Walter, Michael Wokrinek
  • Patent number: 11506908
    Abstract: An optical device including a holder and a light transmissive plate is provided. The holder includes a first frame and a second frame connected to each other, and the first frame is located inside the second frame. A light transmissive plate is disposed inside the first frame and has a surface. The first frame has at least one inner surface and includes at least one surface supporting part, and the surface supporting part extends along a direction from the inner surface of the first frame to the center of the first frame, and the surface of the light transmissive plate is at least partially supported by the surface supporting part of the first frame. The surface supporting part is non-continuously distributed along the inner surface of the first frame. The disclosure further provides a projector including the optical device.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: February 12, 2020
    Date of Patent: November 22, 2022
    Assignee: Coretronic Corporation
    Inventor: Wei-Hao Chen
  • Patent number: 11500234
    Abstract: A display device includes a panel, a backlight, and an adhesive tape. The backlight is placed under the panel. The adhesive tape has a light blocking property and is bonded to an end face of the panel and the backlight.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: November 24, 2020
    Date of Patent: November 15, 2022
    Assignee: Japan Display Inc.
    Inventors: Hiromichi Tanaka, Takeshi Kaneki
  • Patent number: 11494012
    Abstract: Disclosed is a display module including a transparent display panel and a frame to fix a side of the transparent display panel, wherein the frame has a communication unit to receive data from the outside, a controller to process the received data and to output a drive command corresponding to the processed data and a display drive unit to drive the transparent display panel in response to the drive command from the controller. A display system includes a system body and a display module detachably mounted in the system body.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: January 27, 2022
    Date of Patent: November 8, 2022
    Assignee: SAMSUNG ELECTRONICS CO., LTD.
    Inventors: Joo-yeon Lee, Sang Chul Lee, Jong Seo Lee, Se Yong Kim
  • Patent number: 11480821
    Abstract: A display apparatus according to a concept of the disclosure includes: a display panel displaying an image in a front direction; a middle mold causing the display panel to be rested at a first position; and a chassis coupled with the middle mold in the front direction of the display panel, wherein the middle mold includes a restricting rib for restricting the display panel from departing from the first position and restricting the display panel from moving in a side direction, and the chassis includes a pressing rib being in an inclined shape and pressing the display panel toward the first position when the chassis is coupled with the middle mold in the state in which the display panel departs from the first position.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: December 12, 2019
    Date of Patent: October 25, 2022
    Assignee: SAMSUNG ELECTRONICS CO., LTD.
    Inventors: Ik Hwan Kim, Kyoung Youn Lee
  • Patent number: 11469395
    Abstract: The present disclosure discloses a rollable display device, including: a flexible display panel; a reel connected to one end of the flexible display panel, around which the flexible display panel is rollable and extendable; a support structure arranged on two side edges of the flexible display panel in a rolling direction thereof, and provided with a first fixing portion; wherein the reel is provided with a second fixing portion matched with the first fixing portion for fixing the support structure and the reel when the flexible display panel is rolled.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: April 24, 2020
    Date of Patent: October 11, 2022
    Assignee: BEIJING BOE TECHNOLOGY DEVELOPMENT CO., LTD.
    Inventors: Xiaofei Luo, Shangchieh Chu, Hong Zhu, Yanyan Yang, Baofeng Sun
  • Patent number: 11458908
    Abstract: A display device for the interior of a vehicle includes a display unit designed for optically displaying information, and a movement device swivel unit designed to swivel the display unit about a swivel axis, in particular controllably, between a non-use position parallel to a roof liner of the vehicle and a use position, in particular swivelled away from the roof liner of the vehicle, and to retain the display unit, in particular controllably, in the non-use position and/or in the use position. The swivel unit has two pairs of coupled-together first and second levers, wherein, for a swivelling of the levers of a pair in relation to one another and about the first ends thereof, the first ends thereof are connected to one another such that they can swivel about respective swivel axes, and are attached directly or indirectly to the display unit. The second ends can be attached directly or indirectly to the roof liner of the vehicle.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: July 19, 2019
    Date of Patent: October 4, 2022
    Assignee: Bayerische Motoren Werke Aktiengesellschaft
    Inventors: Andreas Huf, Harald Lathwesen, Martin Unger
  • Patent number: 11448914
    Abstract: A method of manufacturing an electronic module that comprises preparing an electronic device in which a first substrate and a second substrate have been joined and coupling the electronic device to a package member. The first substrate includes a front surface, a back surface on an opposite side of the front surface, and a first side surface between an edge portion of the front surface and an edge portion of the back surface. The package member includes a first portion that includes an opening and a second portion that is arranged at a position which does not overlap the opening. The coupling includes bringing the first side surface into contact with the second portion in a state in which the second substrate is positioned between the first portion and the first substrate, and fixing the package member and the electronic device.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: October 20, 2020
    Date of Patent: September 20, 2022
    Assignee: Canon Kabushiki Kaisha
    Inventor: Jun Tsukano
  • Patent number: 11448912
    Abstract: A manufacturing process for forming a flexible assembly suitable for a curved sensor or display including a stack of layers defining electrical control circuitry is presented. The flexible assembly has a curved configuration and comprises at least first and second components (4, 8) laminated together in a stressed configuration due to their curvature. While the assembly is in said curved configuration at least the first and second components (4, 8) are cut to obtain one or more edges which are aligned to each other.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: October 18, 2018
    Date of Patent: September 20, 2022
    Assignee: Flexenable Limited
    Inventor: William Henry Reeves
  • Patent number: 11451651
    Abstract: A display assembly of an electronic device and the electronic device are provided. The electronic device further includes a display assembly and a camera module. The display assembly includes a cover plate, a display panel, and a backlight module that are sequentially stacked together. A display region of the display panel defines a first mounting through hole. The backlight module defines a second mounting through hole aligned with the first mounting through hole. The second mounting through hole is configured to position the camera module. The first mounting through hole is a channel through which external light passing through the cover plate enters the camera module.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: December 8, 2020
    Date of Patent: September 20, 2022
    Assignee: GUANGDONG OPPO MOBILE TELECOMMUNICATIONS CORP., LTD.
    Inventors: Yimei Tang, Jiao Cheng
  • Patent number: 11435611
    Abstract: A display apparatus includes a rear chassis, a light source installed in the rear chassis to emit light, a diffuser plate that diffuses light emitted from the light source, a liquid crystal panel positioned in front of the diffuser plate to display an image, a front chassis that supports the liquid crystal panel, and a middle mold coupled between the front chassis and the rear chassis to support the diffuser plate, and is provided with a curved reflective surface formed in a curved shape to reflect the light, which is emitted from the light source module, to the diffuser plate.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: December 30, 2019
    Date of Patent: September 6, 2022
    Assignee: SAMSUNG ELECTRONICS CO., LTD.
    Inventors: Hyun Joong Chae, Dae Jin Kim, Yeon Ho Kim
  • Patent number: 11435630
    Abstract: A liquid crystal display panel and a manufacturing method thereof, and a frameless liquid crystal display device are provided. The liquid crystal display panel includes an array substrate, a counter substrate, and a liquid crystal layer. The array substrate includes a first region and a second region. The counter substrate includes a third region and a fourth region. A black matrix covers one side of the fourth region, and a metal light-shielding portion is disposed on one side of the array substrate facing toward the counter substrate. The metal light-shielding portion covers the second region and a part of the first region adjacent to the second region, and a side-edge of the metal light-shielding portion near the first region is located below the black matrix. Through adding the metal light-shielding portion, light leakage occurring on edges of a frameless liquid crystal display device is solved, and display quality is improved.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: September 20, 2019
    Date of Patent: September 6, 2022
    Assignee: TCL China Star Optoelectronics Technology Co., Ltd.
    Inventor: Zui Wang
  • Patent number: 11428971
    Abstract: A liquid crystal module and a display device are provided. The liquid crystal module includes a liquid crystal panel, a bottom frame and a first frame. The first edge of the liquid crystal panel is in an open region surrounded by the bottom plate, the first side plate and the second side plate of the bottom frame. At least one selected from a group consisting of the second edge, third edge and fourth edge of the liquid crystal panel is in an open region surrounded by the first frame body, the second frame body and the third frame body, and in a direction perpendicular to the plate surface of the liquid crystal panel, the first frame and the liquid crystal panel are movably arranged with respect to each other.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: August 6, 2020
    Date of Patent: August 30, 2022
    Assignees: BEIJING BOE DISPLAY TECHNOLOGY CO., LTD., BOE TECHNOLOGY GROUP CO., LTD.
    Inventors: Yanping Liao, Junjie Guo, Yifu Chen, Xibin Shao
  • Patent number: 11422417
    Abstract: An electro-optical device includes a frame including a conduction part and a resin part, an electro-optical panel that is housed in the inner side of the resin part, and an exposure part that is formed by exposing the conduction part from the resin part. The exposure part is disposed to face at least a part of an end face of the electro-optical panel or protrude from a surface of the electro-optical panel over the end face.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: April 27, 2021
    Date of Patent: August 23, 2022
    Assignee: Japan Display Inc.
    Inventor: Kazunori Takabayashi
  • Patent number: 11415305
    Abstract: A luminaire assembly kit, a luminaire and a luminaire installation including a sensor strip (30) comprising a flexible printed circuit board (31) having opposing major surfaces (32, 33) and a plurality of conductive tracks (34) embedded in the flexible printed circuit board (31); a sensor (20); and a driver (22) for said sensor (20). The sensor (20) and the driver (22) are conductively coupled to each other through at least some of said conductive tracks (34) and are mounted on one of said major surfaces (32, 33) at opposing ends of the flexible printed circuit board (31). The luminaire assembly kit or luminaire further comprises a light transmissive body and a frame (11). During assembly a section of the flexible printed circuit board (31) is wrapped around an edge (15) of the light transmissive body such that it is located in between the frame (11) and the light transmissive body.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: March 25, 2020
    Date of Patent: August 16, 2022
    Assignee: SIGNIFY HOLDING B.V.
    Inventors: Chienliang Yeh, Xiaoyin Li
  • Patent number: 11416032
    Abstract: A flexible display apparatus includes a display panel, a case and a plurality of driving circuits. The display panel is configured to display an image. The display panel includes a first display part, a second display part and a hinge display part. The hinge display part is interposed between the first and second display parts. The hinge display part is configured to be foldable. The case is configured to cover the display panel. The case forms a hinge thickness with the hinge display part and it also forms a peripheral thickness at an end of the case facing away from the hinge display part. The peripheral thickness is greater than the hinge thickness. The driving circuits are disposed between a rear surface of the first display part and the case. Therefore, thickness of the display panel is decreased and its portability is improved.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: August 1, 2019
    Date of Patent: August 16, 2022
    Assignee: Samsung Display Co., Ltd.
    Inventors: Tae-Hyeog Jung, Sang-Wol Lee
  • Patent number: 11416030
    Abstract: Disclosed herein are example edge-to-edge display devices and related methods. An example display device includes a display screen and a backlight including a light guide frame defining a cavity therein. The example display device includes an integrated circuit coupled to the display screen. The example display device includes a flexible printed circuit in communication with the integrated circuit and including an electrical component coupled thereto. The electrical component is at least partially disposed in the cavity of the light guide frame.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: September 21, 2020
    Date of Patent: August 16, 2022
    Assignee: Intel Corporation
    Inventors: John Lang, Seh Kwa, Zhiming Zhuang, Jackson Tsai, Jun Jiang
  • Patent number: 11406026
    Abstract: A display device includes a flexible display and a support frame. The flexible display includes a first portion, a second portion, and a third portion there between. The support frame includes a first display support supporting the first portion, a second display support supporting the second portion, and a third display support supporting the third portion. The third display support is connected to the first display support and the second display support. The first display support and the second display support are rotatably connected between a configuration for maintaining the flexible display in a closed position and a configuration for maintaining the flexible display in an open position. The third display support includes a panel movable according to the rotation of the first display support and the second display support, such that the panel contacts the third portion of the flexible display in an open position of the flexible display.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: December 1, 2015
    Date of Patent: August 2, 2022
    Assignee: SAMSUNG ELECTRONICS CO., LTD.
    Inventors: Robert Sjang Josine Van Dijk, Volker Barnhart Verschoor, Johannes Cornelis Adriaan Hamers, Michael Johannes Anna Maria Walters, Rik Kruidhof
  • Patent number: 11391975
    Abstract: There is provided a display device having a configuration suitable for increasing a screen size and reducing a thickness while ensuring adequate strength. The display device includes: a frame structure having a plurality of extrusion molded members coupled to one another; a display panel; and an intermediate member attached to the frame structure and holding the display panel.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: September 8, 2021
    Date of Patent: July 19, 2022
    Assignee: SATURN LICENSING LLC
    Inventor: Nobuki Oshima
  • Patent number: 11378832
    Abstract: A display device is disclosed. The display device includes a display panel; a light source part disposed behind the display panel and configured to provide light to the display panel; a frame including an accommodation portion accommodating the light source part and an extension extending outward from the accommodation portion; a holder fastened to a rear of the extension; and a back cover surrounding the frame at a rear of the frame, an end of the back cover being coupled to the holder.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: July 29, 2019
    Date of Patent: July 5, 2022
    Assignee: LG ELECTRONICS INC.
    Inventor: Wanggun Lee
  • Patent number: 11379018
    Abstract: A display device according to an embodiment of the present disclosure may include a display panel; a module cover disposed on the rear side of the display panel; a PCB mounted on the rear surface of the module cover; a side bracket connected to a side of the PCB and restricted by the rear surface of the module cover; and a restriction member restricting the PCB and the side bracket to the module cover and grounding the PCB to the module cover. The restriction member may include a head portion which is in contact with the PCB and restricts the side bracket; and a fastening portion extending from the head portion and fastened to the module cover.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: November 30, 2018
    Date of Patent: July 5, 2022
    Assignee: LG ELECTRONICS INC.
    Inventors: Seokhun Na, Jaehun Lee, Jaewoo Cho, Kwangho Choi
  • Patent number: 11372152
    Abstract: A backlight module includes a frame, a first optical film and a fixing assembly. The frame has a near-display panel side and a far-display panel side in a direction perpendicular to a plane enclosed by the frame. The frame includes a frame portion and an extending portion disposed on an inside of the frame portion. The frame portion has at least one film fixing groove, a cross section of the film fixing groove has a stepped shape in a direction perpendicular to a plane enclosed by the frame portion and perpendicular to an edge of the frame portion where the film fixing groove is located. The film fixing groove has a first support surface and a second support surface, and the second support surface is farther away from the near-display panel side than the first support surface.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: September 10, 2020
    Date of Patent: June 28, 2022
    Assignees: Hefei BOE Vision-Electronic Technology Co., Ltd., BOE TECHNOLOGY GROUP CO., LTD.
    Inventors: Xiaojin Li, Guangning Hao
  • Patent number: 11372274
    Abstract: The present disclosure provides a display device and a frame for the display device, which relate to display technologies. The display device includes an optical film layer, a frame and a positioning member. The optical film layer is provided with a positioning hole. The frame is provided with a first supporting surface for supporting the optical film layer and a first positioning groove opened on the first supporting surface. The positioning member penetrates through the positioning hole and is fixed to the first positioning groove.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: June 26, 2019
    Date of Patent: June 28, 2022
    Assignees: K-Tronics (Suzhou) Technology Co., Ltd., BOE TECHNOLOGY GROUP CO., LTD.
    Inventors: Guangning Hao, Tao Ni, Yaojun Sun
  • Patent number: 11372273
    Abstract: A display device includes a display panel including a display area and a non-display area, a window disposed on the display panel and including a base substrate and a printed layer disposed on a surface of the base substrate and overlapping with the non-display area, and an adhesive layer disposed between the display panel and the window. The adhesive layer includes a first adhesive portion overlapping with the non-display area, and a second adhesive portion adjacent to the first adhesive portion and having a creep value different from a creep value of the first adhesive portion.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: March 30, 2020
    Date of Patent: June 28, 2022
    Assignee: SAMSUNG DISPLAY CO., LTD.
    Inventors: Eunjoong Mun, Dong Yeon Lee, Hyung-Don Na, Jungkyu Jo, Hyeon Deuk Hwang
  • Patent number: 11372272
    Abstract: A display device includes a flexible display panel and a cover window. The flexible display panel includes a display area to display an image and a pad area extending from the display area. The pad area is bent from the display area. The cover window is disposed on the flexible display panel.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: October 12, 2020
    Date of Patent: June 28, 2022
    Assignee: Samsung Display Co., Ltd.
    Inventor: Sang-Hyun Lim
  • Patent number: 11366347
    Abstract: A display device includes: a back plate, wherein the back plate is provided with an L-shaped bent portion, the bent portion including a bottom plate and a side plate; a display panel, wherein the display panel is disposed on one side of the side plate distal from the bottom plate, an orthographic projection of the display panel on the bottom plate is partially overlapped with an orthographic projection of the side plate on the bottom plate; and an adhesive layer, wherein the adhesive layer is configured to bond a non-light-emitting surface of the display panel to a surface of the side plate distal from the bottom plate, and the adhesive layer is further configured to bond to a side surface of the display panel, wherein the side surface is configured to connect a light-emitting surface and the non-light-emitting surface of the display panel.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: March 26, 2021
    Date of Patent: June 21, 2022
    Assignees: BOE Technology Group Co., LTD, Beijing BOE Display Technology Co., LTD.
    Inventors: Junjie Guo, Zhihua Sun, Jian Li
  • Patent number: 11369026
    Abstract: A display device includes a flexible display and a support frame. The flexible display includes a first portion, a second portion, and a third portion there between. The support frame includes a first display support supporting the first portion, a second display support supporting the second portion, and a third display support supporting the third portion. The third display support is connected to the first display support and the second display support. The first display support and the second display support are rotatably connected between a configuration for maintaining the flexible display in a closed position and a configuration for maintaining the flexible display in an open position. The third display support includes a panel movable according to the rotation of the first display support and the second display support, such that the panel contacts the third portion of the flexible display in an open position of the flexible display.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: December 1, 2015
    Date of Patent: June 21, 2022
    Assignee: SAMSUNG ELECTRONICS CO.. LTD.
    Inventors: Robert Sjang Josine Van Dijk, Volker Barnhart Verschoor, Johannes Cornelis Adriaan Hamers, Michael Johannes Anna Maria Walters, Rik Kruidhof
  • Patent number: 11361719
    Abstract: Disclosed are a backlight module, a display device and a manufacturing method thereof. The backlight module includes: a frame, an LED lamp board, and an LED driver chip, where the LED chip is disposed on the border region of the lamp board body and disposed on a side of the lamp board body with the LED array arranged thereon.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: March 30, 2020
    Date of Patent: June 14, 2022
    Assignees: BOE MLED Technology Co., Ltd., BOE Technology Group Co., Ltd.
    Inventors: Zhonghua Li, Shipeng Wang, Shaofei Guo, Yiping Ruan, Dongjia Hao, Chunying Qiao
  • Patent number: 11360351
    Abstract: A backlight module includes a back plate and a middle frame assembly disposed on the back plate. The middle frame assembly includes a first frame body and a second frame body. The first frame body is sleeved outside of the second frame body, and the first frame body and the second frame body have a deformation space therebetween.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: March 23, 2021
    Date of Patent: June 14, 2022
    Assignees: BEIJING BOE DISPLAY TECHNOLOGY CO., LTD., BOE TECHNOLOGY GROUP CO., LTD.
    Inventors: Xinrui Wang, Haijun Shi, Hao Wang
  • Patent number: 11357109
    Abstract: An electronic device includes first and second housings rotatably coupled with each other through a hinge, thereby being in a folded state or an unfolded state. The electronic device further includes first and second printed circuit boards (PCBs) disposed in the first and second housings, respectively, and at least one wiring member electrically connecting the first and second PCBs. The electronic device further includes a window disposed over the first and second housings and the hinge, and a display disposed under the window. The display includes a display panel extending in the first housing and having a first FPCB electrically connected to a ground of the first PCB. The display includes a polymer member, a first conductive member disposed in the first housing and electrically connected to the first FPCB, and a second conductive member disposed in the second housing.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: October 22, 2021
    Date of Patent: June 7, 2022
    Assignee: Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.
    Inventors: Jungchul An, Jaehwan Park, Changyong Seo, Seungki Choi
  • Patent number: 11353926
    Abstract: A rollable display apparatus including a main body portion extending in a length direction and including a metallic material. The rollable display apparatus further includes a flexible display panel protruding from an outer surface of the main body portion. A portion of the flexible display panel is connected to the main body portion. The rollable display apparatus additionally includes a support portion. The flexible display panel is attached to a first surface of the support portion, and the support portion includes an extension portion extending from the support portion and beyond an edge of the flexible display panel, and the extension portion includes a magnet that attaches the flexible display panel to the main body portion.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: September 10, 2020
    Date of Patent: June 7, 2022
    Assignee: SAMSUNG DISPLAY CO., LTD.
    Inventors: Kyoung Tae Kim, Young Jin Lee, Sung Su Hong
  • Patent number: 11347267
    Abstract: Example implementations relate to an arc bar flexible display. For example, an apparatus includes a flexible display device and a support structure adjacent to the flexible display device. The apparatus also includes an arc bar device coupled to the support structure, where a portion of the arc bar device is slidable within a guide mechanism to allow the flexible display device to transform from a flat configuration to a curved configuration.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: August 12, 2016
    Date of Patent: May 31, 2022
    Assignee: Hewlett-Packard Development Company, L.P.
    Inventors: Stacy L. Wolff, Seongmin Hwang, Stephen Philip De Saulles, Kevin L Massaro, Dimitre Mehandjiysky
  • Patent number: 11339950
    Abstract: A backlight module comprising an optical component, a frame and an elastic member is presented. The frame has a first sidewall and a second sidewall. An end of the first sidewall is connected to an end of the second sidewall to form a corner portion. The first sidewall and the second sidewall are located at different sides of the optical component. The first sidewall and the second sidewall include a first angle therebetween. The elastic member is configured to be disposed on the frame. The elastic member includes a flange portion, a first extension portion and a second extension portion. The flange portion is configured to be disposed on the corner portion. The first extension portion extends along a first direction away from the flange portion and has a first surface. The second extension portion extends along a second direction away from the flange portion and has a second surface. A second angle is included between the first extension portion and the second extension portion.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: February 26, 2021
    Date of Patent: May 24, 2022
    Assignee: AU OPTRONICS CORPORATION
    Inventor: Tsai-Fen Wu
  • Patent number: 11333296
    Abstract: A display panel frame is provided. The frame includes a substrate having a bendable portion and two connecting portions connected to two sides of the bendable portion; and a connecting structure including two connecting members and an elastic belt. The two connecting members are respectively mounted to the two connecting portions and disposed opposite to each other, and the elastic belt is sleeved on the two connecting members and wound around outer surfaces of the two connecting members. Thus, the structural design of the product can be simplified to ensure that it does not cause product failure after bending over a long period of time, and increase the toughness of the flexible substrate, so that it is beneficial to ensure product reliability under long time bending.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: January 2, 2019
    Date of Patent: May 17, 2022
    Assignee: WUHAN CHINA STAR OPTOELECTRONICS SEMICONDUCTOR DISPLAY TECHNOLOGY CO., LTD.
    Inventor: Xuesi Qin
  • Patent number: 11333823
    Abstract: A display device includes a display panel, and a supporting unit that supports the display panel, the supporting unit having a first portion, a second portion and a third portion that are arranged relative to each other, the first portion protruding toward the display panel relative to the second portion, the second portion protruding toward the display panel relative to the third portion, the second portion of the supporting unit having at least one projection that protrude away from the display panel relative to the second portion, the at least one projection being configured and arranged to support a member of the display device at a rear of the supporting unit.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: January 19, 2021
    Date of Patent: May 17, 2022
    Assignee: FUNAI ELECTRIC CO., LTD.
    Inventors: Akira Yokawa, Yuki Kita, Akihiro Fujikawa, Yasuyuki Fukumoto, Yasuhiro Mori, Yuto Suzuki, Hirofumi Horiuchi, Hirohiko Tsuji, Takahito Yamanaka, Hideo Yonezawa, Akifumi Kono
  • Patent number: 11327350
    Abstract: A flexible liquid-crystal-screen module and a method of assembling the flexible liquid-crystal-screen module are provided. The flexible liquid-crystal-screen module includes a groove-type middle bezel, a flexible liquid-crystal display and a backlight assembly, wherein, the backlight assembly is fixed at a bottom of a groove of the groove-type middle bezel, the flexible liquid-crystal display is fixed on an opening of the groove of the groove-type middle bezel, and the backlight assembly is spaced from the flexible liquid-crystal display.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: November 12, 2018
    Date of Patent: May 10, 2022
    Assignee: VIVO MOBILE COMMUNICATION CO., LTD.
    Inventor: Peng Luo
  • Patent number: 11320875
    Abstract: Provided is a display device. The display device includes a housing including a front glass and a rear cover, a display panel arranged within the housing, and an air circulator arranged behind the display panel for circulating air between the front glass and the front surface of the display panel, wherein the air circulator includes a circulation fan circulating air, a case receiving the circulation fan and having open top to discharge air in a direction of long edges of the display panel, a first connection part formed to be open at one end of the case in the direction of long edges, and a second connection part formed to be open at the other end of the case in the direction of long edges.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: August 25, 2020
    Date of Patent: May 3, 2022
    Assignee: SAMSUNG ELECTRONICS CO., LTD.
    Inventors: Dongchan Lee, Dongoh Kim, Youngchan Lee, Jiseok Jung, Minwoo Cha, Yoongoo Han
  • Patent number: 11324128
    Abstract: Examples are disclosed that relate to display devices and mounting brackets for securing a bezel to a display device. In one example, a display device comprises a display unit and a bezel comprising at least one pocket. The display device comprises a mounting bracket comprising a display unit attachment portion affixed to the display unit and at least one tongue that extends at least partially into the at least one pocket. Adhesive binds the at least one tongue to at least one surface of the at least one pocket, thereby coupling the bezel to the display unit via the mounting bracket.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: February 7, 2019
    Date of Patent: May 3, 2022
    Assignee: Microsoft Technology Licensing, LLC
    Inventors: Joseph Juseop Park, John Charles Meyer, Bruce James Sandmeyer, Brian Walter Aznoe, Dallas Jamison Cutler, James David Wahl
  • Patent number: 11314121
    Abstract: A color filter substrate and a display device are provided. The color filter substrate includes a color filter base and a black matrix layer. The color filter base includes an active area and a frame area disposed beside the active area. The black matrix layer is disposed on the color filter substrate and positioned in the active area and a portion of the frame area. An edge of the frame area of the color filter base is provided with a groove.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: August 5, 2019
    Date of Patent: April 26, 2022
    Assignee: Wuhan China Star Optoelectronics Technology Co., Ltd.
    Inventors: Chaojun Zhao, Fei Ai, Shiyu Long
  • Patent number: RE49065
    Abstract: A liquid crystal panel assembly includes a liquid crystal panel, a backlight module having at least one light emitting diode (LED) light source to irradiate light to the liquid crystal panel, and a housing which surrounds the liquid crystal panel and the backlight module. At least a portion of the housing adjacent to the at least one LED light source is formed of a thermal-conductive material.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: February 14, 2014
    Date of Patent: May 10, 2022
    Assignee: SAMSUNG ELECTRONICS CO., LTD.
    Inventors: Jin-hyun Cho, Joon Kang