For Electronic Systems And Devices Patents (Class 361/679.01)
  • Patent number: 12038128
    Abstract: An apparatus includes a head portion, an undercarriage portion, and a telescopic portion configured to adjustably move into a plurality of different lengths. A first end of the head portion is rotatably attached to a first end of the undercarriage portion and a second end of the undercarriage portion is rotatably attached to a first end of the telescopic portion. A second end of the head portion is rotatably attached to a second end of the telescopic portion. In a first position, the telescopic portion has a first length of the plurality of different lengths and the head portion and the undercarriage portion form a first angle. In a second position, the telescopic portion has a second length of the plurality of different lengths and the head portion and the undercarriage portion form a second angle different from the first angle.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: August 8, 2023
    Date of Patent: July 16, 2024
    Assignee: Universal Electronics Inc.
    Inventors: Peter Martin van Til, Niek Fox, Luigi D'Andrea
  • Patent number: 12037518
    Abstract: Provided are an adhesive composition, an adhesive layer comprising the same and a foldable display comprising the same.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: December 24, 2019
    Date of Patent: July 16, 2024
    Assignee: LG CHEM, LTD.
    Inventors: Hee Song, Hyon Gyu Park, Hyun Cheol Kim
  • Patent number: 12040827
    Abstract: The present disclosure provides a case for an electronic device and a magnetic assembly. The case includes a side wall, a back wall connected with the side wall to define a receiving cavity for receiving the electronic device, and a magnetic assembly, the magnetic assembly includes a support member connected with the side wall or the back wall, and a magnetic alignment member, the support member is capable of moving relative to the side wall or the back wall, so as to support the case, the magnetic alignment member is detachably or fixedly connected with the support member connected with the back wall or the side wall. The case of the present disclosure is convenient to use.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: January 19, 2023
    Date of Patent: July 16, 2024
    Assignee: SHENZHEN LANHE TECHNOLOGIES CO., LTD.
    Inventors: Hua Yang, Yong Chen, Liren Luo, Jianhua Liu, Zhengfeng Yang, Zhijun Liang, Churong Tang, Haisong Qiu, Zhuoting Ye
  • Patent number: 12032412
    Abstract: A foldable apparatus and an electronic device are provided in the present disclosure. The foldable apparatus includes a rotating shaft base and two main bodies. Each main body is provided with a rotating member rotatably connected with the rotating shaft base, a housing rotatably connected with the rotating member, a first support plate fixed to the housing, and a second support plate fixedly connected with the rotating member. When the two main bodies are folded relative to each other, the second support plate rotates relative to the housing along with the rotating member to be inclined relative to the first support plate, and an accommodating space is defined between two second support plates. When the two main bodies are unfolded relative to each other, the second support plate rotates relative to the housing along with the rotating member to be flush with the first support plate.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: March 23, 2022
    Date of Patent: July 9, 2024
    Assignee: GUANGDONG OPPO MOBILE TELECOMMUNICATIONS CORP., LTD.
    Inventors: Tingyong Hu, Zekuan Zheng
  • Patent number: 12032236
    Abstract: A display device includes a device housing that is configured to be installed such that an occulted portion including a portion of a peripheral wall of the device housing is hidden from an observer of a display screen, and a slide attaching part that is moved to slide in a sliding direction from a non-occulted portion to the occulted portion and attached so as to cover a back side of the device housing. A slide receiving part including the device housing includes a fixed part provided at the occulted portion and an engaged part provided at the non-occulted portion, and the slide attaching part includes a fixing part provided at a portion corresponding to the occulted portion and configured to be fixed to the fixed part, and an engaging part provided at a portion corresponding to the non-occulted portion and configured to be engaged with the engaged part.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: October 7, 2022
    Date of Patent: July 9, 2024
    Assignee: YAZAKI CORPORATION
    Inventors: Junichi Ikumi, Masaaki Sano, Naoki Ueno, Akira Masuda, Takahiro Shimada, Takeshi Iwamoto, Shota Kosuga, Ryuta Suzuki, Satoru Kanazawa, Junnosuke Nishimura
  • Patent number: 12031570
    Abstract: A hinge is connectable with two housing shells for permitting relative folding and unfolding of the housing shells, and includes a fixed seat, at least two rotating units, two lateral support plates and at least one synchronous driving unit. The rotating units are shiftable between an open state and a closed state. Each rotating unit includes a linking member fittingly and arcuately slidable on the fixed seat, a sliding member fittingly and arcuately slidable on the linking member, and a rotary bracket pivotably mounted on the fixed seat and inclinedly slidable on the sliding member. The lateral support plates are respectively mounted on the linking members. The synchronous driving unit includes two inboard pinions and two outboard pinions arranged laterally to mesh with bracket toothed portions of the rotary brackets to make synchronous rotation of the rotary brackets in opposite rotational directions.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: January 6, 2023
    Date of Patent: July 9, 2024
    Assignee: FOSITEK CORPORATION
    Inventors: An-Szu Hsu, An-Wei Chung
  • Patent number: 12035497
    Abstract: A display device provided. The display device includes a display portion and a bonding portion disposed opposite to each other and a bent portion connected between the display portion and the bonding portion; a support layer, including a second support portion close to a side of the bent portion; and a buffer portion, disposed on the second support portion. The bent portion includes a bent sub-portion. A length of the buffer portion in a first direction is greater than or equal to a distance from any position on the bent sub-portion to a first plane in the first direction. The first direction is a thickness direction along the display portion.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: July 19, 2021
    Date of Patent: July 9, 2024
    Inventors: Jialiang Tang, Kuihua You
  • Patent number: 12030636
    Abstract: The current document is directed to an enclosure for electronic equipment that secures the electronic equipment within a storage space, provides ventilation for the electronic equipment, which generates heat during operation, and protects the electronic equipment from mechanical insults while, at the same time, providing access to control features and display features on the front panel of the electronic equipment. The currently disclosed enclosure includes cooling ports that allow for exchange of air between the external environment and the interior of the enclosure. One implementation of the currently disclosed enclosure can be partly disassembled in order to quickly secure the electronic equipment within the enclosure and can then be quickly reassembled for storage.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: March 29, 2021
    Date of Patent: July 9, 2024
    Assignee: LIFE IN THE AIR, INC.
    Inventors: Bayram Annakov, Sergey Pronin, Timur Abdukerimov, Alla Ermicheva
  • Patent number: 12033545
    Abstract: A display device includes a flexible substrate including a folding area, a non-folding area adjacent to the folding area along a first direction, and a first surface in both the folding area and the non-folding area, a light-emitting element layer on the flexible substrate, and a support which faces the light-emitting layer with the flexible substrate therebetween, forms an interface with the first surface of the flexible substrate and is bendable together with the flexible substrate. The support includes a first support corresponding to the folding area, a second support corresponding to the non-folding area, and a through hole extended through the support. The through hole is extended through the first support, and a first portion of the first surface of the flexible substrate is exposed to outside the support by the through hole in the first support.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: April 10, 2023
    Date of Patent: July 9, 2024
    Assignee: SAMSUNG DISPLAY CO., LTD.
    Inventors: Yi Joon Ahn, Jung Hun Noh, Eun Kyung Yeon, Jae Been Lee
  • Patent number: 12035556
    Abstract: There is provided a display device including a cover plate and a display panel; the cover plate includes a middle plane part, a first edge curved surface part, a second edge covered surface part and a corner curved surface part; the display panel includes a middle part, an edge part and a corner part; the middle part is arranged corresponding to the middle plane part; the edge part includes a first edge part and a second edge part; the first edge part and the first edge curved surface part are arranged correspondingly, and the second edge part and the second edge curved surface part are arranged correspondingly; the corner part and the corner curved surface part are correspondingly arranged; the middle part is in a display area; at least a portion of the edge part and the corner part adjacent to the middle part is in the display area.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: March 20, 2020
    Date of Patent: July 9, 2024
    Assignees: CHENGDU BOE OPTOELECTRONICS TECHNOLOGY CO., LTD., BOE TECHNOLOGY GROUP CO., LTD.
    Inventors: Xinpeng Wang, Xiaolong Zhu, Hengzhen Liang, Fan Li, Wenxiao Niu, Hao Huang
  • Patent number: 12035491
    Abstract: An electronic device is provided. The electronic device includes a flexible display including a first area disposed to be visible to the outside and a second area extending from the first area and disposed to be accommodated inside the electronic device in a first state and to be at least partially visible to the outside in a second state, a bendable member disposed on the rear surface of the flexible display and configured to support the flexible display in the first state and the second state, a case configured to support at least a portion of the flexible display, a sliding frame slidably coupled to the case and including a slide plate having a plurality of first guide slits formed therein and a sliding bar extending from the slide plate and coming into contact with the bendable member in the second state, and a plurality of driving bodies configured to enable sliding movement of the flexible display while switching from the first state to the second state.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: November 12, 2021
    Date of Patent: July 9, 2024
    Assignee: Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.
    Inventors: Junyoung Choi, Youngmin Kang, Moonchul Shin, Yeonggyu Yoon, Seungjoon Lee, Joongyeon Cho, Yangwook Kim, Byounguk Yoon
  • Patent number: 12035489
    Abstract: According to an embodiment of the disclosure, an electronic device may include a housing including a rear plate including a first region having a first concavo-convex pattern formed therein, and a second region having a second concavo-convex pattern formed therein, and a processor disposed inside the housing. The first concavo-convex pattern and the second concavo-convex pattern may be integrally formed with the rear plate, and a first depth of the first concavo-convex pattern may be different from a second depth of the second concavo-convex pattern.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: July 11, 2022
    Date of Patent: July 9, 2024
    Assignee: Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.
    Inventors: Youngjong Shin, Hangyu Hwang, Changsu Kim, Hyeonwoo Lee, Sungho Cho, Jeonga Kang, Hyunsuk Choi
  • Patent number: 12032197
    Abstract: Disclosed is a display device. A display device according to the present invention comprises: a display panel; a backlight unit located behind the display panel and providing light to the display panel; and a guide panel that is located at an edge of the display panel, and includes a panel support part located between the display panel and the backlight unit and an extension part extending from the panel support part and surrounding a side surface of the backlight unit. The backlight unit includes: a light guide plate; and a light source module located at a light incident part and irradiating at least one side surface of the light guide plate with light, and the panel support part includes a rib protruding toward the light source module and facing the front surface of the light source module.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: October 15, 2019
    Date of Patent: July 9, 2024
    Assignee: LG ELECTRONICS INC.
    Inventors: Jingyeong Kim, Junhyeong Kim
  • Patent number: 12035494
    Abstract: A flexible display device including connection frames and hinge members, can include a display panel, a back cover supporting a rear surface of the display panel, a plurality of fixing sliders fixed on a rear surface of the back cover and arranged along a longitudinal direction, a central frame disposed at a center of the rear surface of the back cover and having first and second longitudinal ends, a pair of connection frames rotatably connected to the first and second longitudinal ends of the central frame and provided with slot holes through which respective fixing sliders among the plurality of fixing sliders are slidably supported, and a plurality of hinge members. Each hinge member connects a respective one of the first and second longitudinal ends of the central frame to a respective one of the pair of connection frames.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: October 7, 2022
    Date of Patent: July 9, 2024
    Assignee: LG DISPLAY CO., LTD.
    Inventors: SeokHyo Cho, JaeHo Kim
  • Patent number: 12032403
    Abstract: A display device includes a display panel including a first active area, a second active area configured to slide in the first direction, a third active area configured to slide in the first direction, a first dummy area, and a second dummy area. A plurality of joints extend in a second direction intersecting the first direction, are spaced apart from each other in the first direction, are attached to a bottom surface of the display panel, and overlap the second active area, the third active area, the first dummy area, and the second dummy area. A first fixing tool and a second fixing tool are disposed on the first and second dummy area of the display panel, respectively, and are configured to assist a sliding behavior of the display panel.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: July 21, 2022
    Date of Patent: July 9, 2024
    Assignee: SAMSUNG DISPLAY CO., LTD.
    Inventors: Tae Chang Kim, Tae Hoon Yang
  • Patent number: 12029068
    Abstract: A display device includes a display panel in which first holes arranged in a first direction and a second direction that intersects the first direction are defined, and a first panel bottom member which is disposed on one surface of the display panel and in which second holes arranged in the first and second directions are defined. A maximum length of a second hole among the second holes in the first direction satisfies “e×(a+c)” where a denotes a maximum length of a first hole among the first holes in the first direction, c denotes a minimum distance between neighboring first holes among the first holes in the first direction, and e is a positive integer.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: September 16, 2021
    Date of Patent: July 2, 2024
    Assignee: SAMSUNG DISPLAY CO., LTD.
    Inventors: Jae Been Lee, Yi Joon Ahn, Sung Hoon Kim, Eun Kyung Yeon
  • Patent number: 12026325
    Abstract: A system may include an electronic device such as a head-mounted device and a handheld input device for controlling the electronic device. The handheld input device may include a stylus and a removable sleeve on the stylus. The input-output capabilities of the handheld input device may be shared between the stylus and the removable sleeve. The stylus may include touch sensor circuitry, a force-sensitive tip, and a motion sensor. The sleeve may include conductors for translating touch input on the sleeve to the touch sensor circuitry on the stylus, a deformable member for translating forces on the sleeve to the force-sensitive tip of the stylus, and visual markers that can be detected by an external camera and used with motion sensor data from the stylus to track the handheld input device. The removable sleeve may include haptic output devices and a battery and may be attached to an item without electronics.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: July 12, 2023
    Date of Patent: July 2, 2024
    Assignee: Apple Inc.
    Inventors: Paul X Wang, Ray L Chang
  • Patent number: 12019479
    Abstract: The present disclosure provides a flexible display device. A first supporting assembly and a second supporting assembly are configured to slide relatively to provide a supporting surface with variable area to a flexible display module. A limiting mechanism includes a limiting rotor and a limiting groove, wherein the limiting rotor is rotatably connected to the first supporting assembly, the limiting groove is defined in the second supporting assembly, and the limiting rotor is engaged with the limiting groove when an area of the supporting surface is a predetermined area.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: July 29, 2020
    Date of Patent: June 25, 2024
    Assignee: WUHAN CHINA STAR OPTOELECTRONICS SEMICONDUCTOR DISPLAY TECHNOLOGY CO., LTD.
    Inventors: Wen Han, Zhuo Zhang
  • Patent number: 12018830
    Abstract: Weather-resistant light emitting diode (LED) assemblies, which prevent water and moisture from entering the LED assemblies, which may be integrated to form a display, so that images may be displayed on the display are provided. A waterproof light emitting diode (LED) assembly including an LED tile including one or more LED boards; and a power box, wherein each LED board includes an array of LEDs, and the LED tile and the power box are connected through a plurality of waterproof connector assemblies is provided. Each waterproof connector assembly comprises a waterproof connector plug and waterproof connector socket having an O-ring, wherein the waterproof connector having the O-ring cooperatively interfacing with the waterproof connector plug seals the waterproof connector assembly. A waterproof LED panel including a plurality of waterproof LED assemblies mounted on a LED panel frame is also provided.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: May 31, 2023
    Date of Patent: June 25, 2024
    Assignee: SCT LTD.
    Inventors: Eric Li, Yutao Chen, XinQiang Lu, Yongzhi Wen, KuanChih Kuo, Kuan-Hsiueng Wang, Sheng-Han Chen, Cing Lai, Yi Ling Wen
  • Patent number: 12022628
    Abstract: A display device includes a display screen, connection members and a driving apparatus. The display screen includes a flexible display panel and a plurality of supports. The plurality of supports include a first support and a second support that are adjacently arranged. The first support includes a connection portion. A connection member in the connection members is disposed on the second support. The driving apparatus is configured such that the driving apparatus drives the connection member to be connected to or disconnected from the connection portion.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: December 15, 2020
    Date of Patent: June 25, 2024
    Assignee: BOE TECHNOLOGY GROUP CO., LTD.
    Inventor: Xinyu Wang
  • Patent number: 12019477
    Abstract: In at least one example, an electronic device can include a display film and a retention assembly for the display film. The retention assembly can include an aperture defined by the display film with the display film encircling the aperture. The retention assembly can further include a post extending towards the aperture and a bracket having a first portion adhered to the display film and a second portion abutting the post.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: August 4, 2022
    Date of Patent: June 25, 2024
    Assignee: APPLE INC.
    Inventors: Yu-Po Chang, Chun Chih Cheng, Mandy Wong, Marianna C. Sbordone
  • Patent number: 12012357
    Abstract: A method of performing ion exchange of a thin, flexible glass substrate having an average thickness equal to or less than about 0.3 mm to chemically strengthen the glass substrate is disclosed. The chemically strengthened glass substrate comprises a first compressive stress layer having a first depth of layer, and a second compressive stress layer having a second depth of layer, the first and second stress layers being separated by a layer of tensile stress. A laminated article comprising the chemically strengthened glass substrate is also described.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: March 9, 2023
    Date of Patent: June 18, 2024
    Assignee: Corning Incorporated
    Inventors: Sean Matthew Garner, Michael Lesley Sorensen
  • Patent number: 12016139
    Abstract: A flexible display device and a manufacturing method thereof are provided. The flexible display device includes a flexible display panel, wherein the flexible display panel is bent at a preset position to form a first plane part, a bending part, and a second plane part, the preset position includes a first bending point and a second bending point, a distance between the first bending point and the second bending point is H, a middle point of a line formed by connecting the first bending point and the second bending point is located on a bending axis of the bending part, and a radius of curvature of at least one point on the bending part is greater than H/2.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: April 2, 2021
    Date of Patent: June 18, 2024
    Assignee: Wuhan China Star Optoelectronics Semiconductor Display Technology Co., Ltd.
    Inventors: Lijun Qin, Yanqiang Duan
  • Patent number: 12013803
    Abstract: An interface circuit is provided, which includes an interface, a detection control module, a switch module, a first data line, and a second data line. A width of the second data line is smaller than that of the first data line, the interface is electrically connected to the detection control module and a movable end of the switch module, a first fixed end and a second fixed end of the switch module are electrically connected to the first data line and the second data line, respectively. When the detection control module detects that a signal of the interface is a power supply signal, the movable end of the switch module is connected to the first fixed end; when the detection control module detects that a signal of the interface is a data signal, the movable end of the switch module is connected to the second fixed end.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: November 16, 2022
    Date of Patent: June 18, 2024
    Assignee: VIVO MOBILE COMMUNICATION CO., LTD.
    Inventor: Bo Li
  • Patent number: 12013729
    Abstract: A flexible support plate is configured to support a display panel, and is provided with a bendable region. The bendable region has at least one boundary line extending in a first direction, and the boundary line is part of a side of the flexible support plate. A plurality of hollows are arranged at intervals in the bendable region, the plurality of hollows are divided into a plurality of hollow groups arranged in the first direction, and each hollow group includes at least one hollow. For any boundary line, any one of the plurality of hollow groups has one boundary point, the boundary point is disposed on a contour line of a hollow in the hollow group to which the boundary point belongs, and the boundary point has a smallest distance from a corresponding boundary line in the contour line to which the boundary point belongs.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: January 29, 2021
    Date of Patent: June 18, 2024
    Assignees: CHENGDU BOE OPTOELECTRONICS TECHNOLOGY CO., LTD., BOE TECHNOLOGY GROUP CO., LTD.
    Inventors: Hufei Yang, Liang Gao, Ajuan Du, Feifan Li, Hao Sun, Xiaoxia Huang, Bin Wang, Yongle Wang, Enjian Yang, Shuang Zhang, Bowen Xiao
  • Patent number: 12009532
    Abstract: A container for a marine battery includes a lower portion for supporting the marine battery and a cover portion over the lower portion. The cover portion and lower portion together enclose an interior space configured to hold the battery. The cover portion has a middle section and two end sections on either side of the middle section. At least one of the end sections has an access door that is movable independently of the middle section to provide access to the interior space, while the middle section remains stationary with respect to the lower portion.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: February 22, 2021
    Date of Patent: June 11, 2024
    Assignee: Brunswick Corporation
    Inventor: Kevin T. Downey
  • Patent number: 12007806
    Abstract: A display device includes a display panel including a first non-folding part, a folding part, and a second non-folding part which are arranged in a first direction, a first support part disposed below the display panel, a groove is defined in a top surface of a portion of the first support part overlapping the folding part, and the first support part being foldable about the folding part, a second support part disposed in the groove, and a cover layer disposed in the groove and below the second support part.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: April 6, 2022
    Date of Patent: June 11, 2024
    Assignee: SAMSUNG DISPLAY CO., LTD.
    Inventors: Seunghwa Ha, Sang Wol Lee
  • Patent number: 12007814
    Abstract: A flexible display assembly and an electronic device are provided. The electronic device includes the flexible display assembly. The flexible display assembly includes a display panel layer, an un-even structure layer, at least a part of which includes protrusions and recesses, a buffer layer arranged between the display panel layer and the un-even structure layer and including at least one projection, at least a part of which is inserted into a valley of the protrusions and recesses, and a support layer arranged on one surface of the buffer layer and formed to support at least a part of the buffer layer.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: August 6, 2020
    Date of Patent: June 11, 2024
    Assignee: Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.
    Inventor: Seonghoon Kim
  • Patent number: 12010254
    Abstract: A motion mechanism applied to an inner folding flexible screen terminal and an inner folding flexible screen terminal are disclosed. The motion mechanism includes left and right cranks and left and right connecting plates. The left and right cranks are both rotatably connected to a middle support structure, and the left and right connecting plates are respectively rotatably connected to the left and right cranks and slidably connected to left and right support frames. The left and right connecting plates are respectively connected to left and right housings of the flexible screen terminal. The motion mechanism has a simple structure and reliable movements. When the flexible screen is bent, the housings and the flexible screen move toward the far side together. In addition, the housings do not need to be provided with overly wide frames at two ends for coverage, which may facilitate a narrow frame design.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: June 11, 2020
    Date of Patent: June 11, 2024
    Assignee: AMPHENOL PHOENIX (ANJI) TELECOM PARTS CO., LTD.
    Inventor: Xiaojie Liu
  • Patent number: 12007812
    Abstract: A flexible display panel and a flexible display device are provided. The flexible display panel includes a flexible display screen and a support provided on a backside of the flexible display screen. The flexible display screen includes a first bending region and a second bending region disposed on two opposite sides of the first bending region, and the second bending region is positioned at an edge of the flexible display. The support includes a first folding portion corresponding to the first bending region and a hollowed-out structure corresponding to the second bending region.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: December 30, 2020
    Date of Patent: June 11, 2024
    Assignee: WUHAN CHINA STAR OPTOELECTRONICS SEMICONDUCTOR DISPLAY TECHNOLOGY CO., LTD.
    Inventor: Jialiang Tang
  • Patent number: 12010903
    Abstract: A lamination apparatus includes a first jig which includes an accommodating recess defined by a bottom surface through which a plurality of vacuum holes is defined and side surfaces bent and extending from the bottom surface, a cover member that does not overlap at least one vacuum hole among the plurality of vacuum holes, a second jig disposed to face the first jig, a pad disposed on the second jig, and a controller which sets zero data based on a vacuum value measured from the at least one vacuum hole.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: July 15, 2022
    Date of Patent: June 11, 2024
    Assignee: SAMSUNG DISPLAY CO., LTD.
    Inventor: Kisang Yoo
  • Patent number: 12001048
    Abstract: According to one embodiment, a display device includes a first transparent substrate including a first main surface, a second transparent substrate including a first end portion, a liquid crystal layer containing strip-shaped polymers and liquid crystal molecules, a third transparent substrate including a second end portion and a second main surface, a first light-emitting element and a first light guide. The first light guide includes a first surface and a second surface. A height from the first main surface to the second surface is less than a height from the first main surface to the second main surface.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: June 5, 2023
    Date of Patent: June 4, 2024
    Assignee: Japan Display Inc.
    Inventors: Yudai Numata, Kentaro Okuyama
  • Patent number: 12000531
    Abstract: A display device comprises: a display module including a display panel; at least one pair of first and second spacers positioned behind the display module and fixed to the display module; and a wall-mountable assembly which is positioned behind the back cover and fastened to the first and second spacers, and which allows the first and second spacers to move. The wall-mountable assembly includes: a fixing part fixed to a stationary object; a frame part having a pair of first and second tilting holes into which the first and second spacers are inserted, respectively, and which guide the movement paths of the first and second spacers; a link part connecting the fixing part and the frame part to each other; and an auxiliary locking part fixed to the fixing part and having at least one magnet attachable to at least a portion of the frame part by magnetic force.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: January 17, 2020
    Date of Patent: June 4, 2024
    Assignee: LG ELECTRONICS INC.
    Inventors: Joonsub Bae, Sangmoon Hwang, Jihyo Yoon, Yonghan Kim
  • Patent number: 12001624
    Abstract: An input sensing unit including a plurality of first electrodes, each of which including a plurality of first main patterns and a plurality of connection patterns disposed between the first main patterns to connect two first main patterns adjacent to each other, a plurality of second electrodes each of which including a plurality of second main patterns and a plurality of connection patterns disposed between the second main patterns to connect two second main patterns adjacent to each other, and a plurality of third electrodes receiving an electrical signal that is different from that received by the second electrode. Each of the third electrodes includes a plurality of third main patterns spaced apart from the second sensing patterns in a plan view and a plurality of third connection patterns disposed between the third main patterns to connect two third main patterns adjacent to each other and spaced apart from the first connection patterns in a plan view.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: February 6, 2022
    Date of Patent: June 4, 2024
    Assignee: Samsung Display Co., Ltd.
    Inventors: Kiwook Kim, Kwang-Min Kim, Yangwan Kim, Jisu Na
  • Patent number: 11997868
    Abstract: A display device is provided. The display device includes a cover plate, a first adhesive layer, a glass layer, a second adhesive layer, and a buffer layer. The first adhesive layer, the glass layer, and the second adhesive layer are sequentially disposed on a side of the cover plate. The glass layer is made of reinforced ultra-thin glass. Peripheral edges of the glass layer are indented with respect to peripheral edges of the first adhesive layer and the second adhesive layer to form an indented region. The buffer layer is disposed in the indented region.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: March 17, 2021
    Date of Patent: May 28, 2024
    Assignee: WUHAN CHINA STAR OPTOELECTRONICS SEMICONDUCTOR DISPLAY TECHNOLOGY CO., LTD.
    Inventor: Peng Wang
  • Patent number: 11997810
    Abstract: A display device including: a display panel; a polarizing member overlapping the display panel; a cover window overlapping the polarizing member; and a window bonding member disposed between the polarizing member and the cover window, wherein a penetration depth of the window bonding member that is measured by an indentation tester is equal to or less than approximately 13 ?m.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: August 6, 2020
    Date of Patent: May 28, 2024
    Assignee: SAMSUNG DISPLAY CO., LTD.
    Inventors: Jun Su Park, Gi Suk Kwon, Young Gil Park, Na Ri Ahn
  • Patent number: 11993539
    Abstract: A group of glass compositions in the Li2O—Al2O3—SiO2—B2O3 family that can be chemically strengthened in single or multiple ion exchange baths containing at least one of NaNO3 and KNO3 for a short time (2-4 hours) to develop a deep depth of layer (DOL). In some instances, the DOL is at least 70 ?m; in others, at least about 100 ?m. The ion exchanged glasses have a high damage resistance (indentation fracture toughness ranging form greater than 10 kgf to greater than 50 kgf) that is better than or at least comparable to that of sodium aluminosilicate glasses.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: May 10, 2023
    Date of Patent: May 28, 2024
    Assignee: CORNING INCORPORATED
    Inventors: George Halsey Beall, Matthew John Dejneka, Qiang Fu, Sinue Gomez, Robert Michael Morena, Charlene Marie Smith
  • Patent number: 11989054
    Abstract: A foldable display device may include: a display panel displaying an image; a cover window over the display panel; and a back plate under the display panel. The back plate may include a plate top having a plurality of holes, a plate bottom having at least one groove corresponding to the plurality of holes, and an adhesive layer attaching the plate top and the plate bottom.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: August 10, 2022
    Date of Patent: May 21, 2024
    Assignee: LG Display Co., Ltd.
    Inventors: Gyu-Ho Lee, Mi-Yeon Seo, Sin-Chul Kang, Suk Choi, Moo-Jin Kwak
  • Patent number: 11989062
    Abstract: A display device including: a flexible display panel including two fixing portions and a bendable portion between the fixing portions; a supporting component including two supporting portions arranged on surfaces of the fixing portions to support the flexible display panel along a X direction; at least one rotating shaft located between the supporting portions and arranged to correspond to the bendable portion; at least one sliding component including a first sliding member and a second sliding member that are slidably connected in the X direction, the first sliding member is connected to one supporting portion, the second sliding member is rotatably connected to the rotating shaft; at least one driving component including a first magnetic member and a second magnetic member, a magnetic force between the first and second magnetic members drive the first sliding member to move away from the rotating shaft.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: March 4, 2022
    Date of Patent: May 21, 2024
    Assignees: KUNSHAN NEW FLAT PANEL DISPLAY TECHNOLOGY CENTER CO., LTD., KUNSHAN GO-VISIONOX OPTO-ELECTRONICS CO., LTD.
    Inventors: Chia-Huan Chang, Linlin Li
  • Patent number: 11985764
    Abstract: A circuit board, with inbuilt protection against incoming and outgoing electromagnetic interference (EMI), includes an insulating adhesive portion, a first signal line, and a second signal line. The first signal line and the second signal line are surrounded and separated by an electromagnetic shielding film against EMI. The insulating adhesive portion fills a gap between the first signal line and the electromagnetic shielding film and a gap between the second signal line and the electromagnetic shielding film. External interference with signals in the circuit board is reduced, mutual interference between the first signal line and the second signal line is reduced, and electromagnetic radiation of the circuit board is also reduced. A method for manufacturing the circuit board is also disclosed.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: April 25, 2022
    Date of Patent: May 14, 2024
    Assignees: HongQiSheng Precision Electronics (QinHuangDao) Co., Ltd., Avary Holding (Shenzhen) Co., Limited.
    Inventors: Yang Li, Yan-Lu Li, Li-Kun Liu
  • Patent number: 11984367
    Abstract: A display device includes a display panel having a display area and a non-display area. A window is disposed on the display panel. A bezel portion is disposed on the window. The bezel portion at least partially overlaps the non-display area. An adhesive layer is disposed between the display panel and the window. An interlayer is disposed between the bezel portion and the adhesive layer. The interlayer has at least one ultrasound transmitting area overlapping the bezel portion.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: November 15, 2022
    Date of Patent: May 14, 2024
    Assignee: SAMSUNG DISPLAY CO., LTD.
    Inventors: Eunhye Park, Hyangyul Kim, Hyoungjoon Kim, Joohyung Lee
  • Patent number: 11984707
    Abstract: A device has three single-pole modules and a chassis that can be connected to a busbar distribution system. The chassis has three input connections and three output connections, wherein each single-pole module has single-pole means for protecting against short-circuits and overloads and single-pole means for interrupting and establishing current, and wherein the input connections and output connections and the single-pole modules form three independent single-phase circuits.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: March 9, 2020
    Date of Patent: May 14, 2024
    Assignee: GORLAN TEAM, S.L.U.
    Inventor: Jose Julio Gomez Barbero
  • Patent number: 11983045
    Abstract: An electronic device includes two bodies, at least one hinge structure, a functional assembly, and at least one linkage structure. The two bodies are pivotally connected to each other through the hinge structure. The functional assembly is movably disposed on one of the two bodies. The linkage structure is connected between the two bodies, and the functional assembly is connected to the linkage structure. The linkage structure is adapted to drive the functional assembly to move relative to the corresponding body as the two bodies are rotated relative to each other.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: November 2, 2020
    Date of Patent: May 14, 2024
    Assignee: COMPAL ELECTRONICS, INC.
    Inventors: Che-Hsien Lin, Che-Hsien Chu, Ko-Yen Lu
  • Patent number: 11983044
    Abstract: A mobile electronic device includes a main framework having a motherboard, a back cover covering the main framework and having an expansion window, and an expansion unit is disclosed. The expansion unit includes a door cover covering the expansion window. The door cover includes a back plate and a lateral plate, the lateral plate having an opening. A functional module is disposed on an inner side of the door cover, electrically connected to the motherboard, and has a first side on which an operation interface is disposed. The operation interface faces the opening in the lateral plate.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: September 12, 2022
    Date of Patent: May 14, 2024
    Assignee: Getac Holdings Corporation
    Inventor: Kuang-Yeh Chang
  • Patent number: 11983345
    Abstract: An electronic apparatus including a window having a front surface, a rear surface opposite to the front surface, and a plurality of side surfaces connecting the front surface and the rear surface, an electronic panel displaying an image through the front surface and including a surface corresponding to at least one of the side surfaces, a pressure sensing unit sensing an external pressure, and a housing unit accommodating the electronic panel and the pressure sensing unit. The external pressure is applied to a first surface among the side surfaces, and the pressure sensing unit is disposed on a second surface opposite to the first surface.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: March 3, 2023
    Date of Patent: May 14, 2024
    Assignee: SAMSUNG DISPLAY CO., LTD.
    Inventor: Seung-lyong Bok
  • Patent number: 11981598
    Abstract: An article is described herein that includes: a glass-based substrate comprising opposing major surfaces; a crack mitigating composite over one of the major surfaces, the composite comprising an inorganic element and a polymeric element; and a hard film disposed on the crack mitigating composite comprising an elastic modulus greater than or equal to the elastic modulus of the glass-based substrate. The crack mitigating composite is characterized by an elastic modulus of greater than 30 GPa. Further, the hard film comprises at least one of a metal-containing oxide, a metal-containing oxynitride, a metal-containing nitride, a metal-containing carbide, a silicon-containing polymer, a carbon, a semiconductor, and combinations thereof.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: July 7, 2022
    Date of Patent: May 14, 2024
    Assignee: Corning Incorporated
    Inventors: Robert Alan Bellman, Shandon Dee Hart, Jenny Kim, Karl William Koch, III, James Joseph Price, Hannah Shenouda
  • Patent number: 11979995
    Abstract: The present disclosure provides a foldable display device, which includes a front frame, a bottom frame assembly, a display panel and a support plate. The support plate includes a bending area and non-bending areas, a plurality of holes arranged in an array are provided in the bending area, the hole incudes two curved side walls arranged oppositely, and the side wall includes at least one curved portion, so as to improve the extension performance and the ability to restore deformation of the bending area of the support plate, and reduce the risk of separation of the inner film layer of the foldable display device.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: June 28, 2020
    Date of Patent: May 7, 2024
    Assignee: Wuhan China Star Optoelectronics Semiconductor Display Technology Co., Ltd.
    Inventor: Guobao Jiang
  • Patent number: 11977410
    Abstract: A novel electronic device is provided. Alternatively an electronic device of a novel embodiment is provided. An electronic device includes a support and a display portion. The support has a first curved surface. The display portion is provided over the support. The display portion has a top surface and a side surface in contact with at least one side of the top surface. The side surface has a second curved surface. The top surface includes a first display region. The side surface includes a second display region. The first display region and the second display region are continuously provided.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: February 23, 2022
    Date of Patent: May 7, 2024
    Assignee: Semiconductor Energy Laboratory Co., Ltd.
    Inventors: Hideaki Kuwabara, Masaaki Hiroki
  • Patent number: 11967753
    Abstract: A mobile terminal including an antenna according to an embodiment is provided. The mobile terminal includes a slide metal part and a front metal part, and a contact member configured to contact the slide metal part and the front metal part is provided on a side of the front metal part. In a first state in which a display area of the mobile terminal is contracted, the contact member may remove parasitic resonance caused by a slot area, as the slide metal part and the front metal part contact are contacted by the contact member at a first position which is a lower end of the slot area, and in a second state in which the display area is expanded, the contact member may remove parasitic resonance caused by the slot area, as the slide metal part and the front metal part are contacted by the contact member at a second position which is an upper end of the slot area.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: April 22, 2021
    Date of Patent: April 23, 2024
    Assignee: LG ELECTRONICS INC.
    Inventors: Dongjin Kim, Sungwon Kim, Jihun Ha, Youngbae Kwon, Byungwoon Jung
  • Patent number: 11966258
    Abstract: A terminal provided with a flexible screen, the terminal including a flexible screen assembly, a first fixed frame (6), a second fixed frame (7), a sliding roll-up assembly, and a magnetic component (9); the sliding roll-up assembly includes a first roller (3) and a second roller (4); the flexible screen assembly includes a flexible screen main body (1) and a rollable supporting component (2); the flexible screen assembly is supported by the first roller (3) and the second roller (4) and includes an opposite first side and second side; the first side is fixed to a first end of the first fixed frame (6), and the second side and the second fixed frame (7) are connected by an elastic member (8); the magnetic member (9) is provided on the support (5) and magnetically cooperates with the rollable supporting component (2).
    Type: Grant
    Filed: April 9, 2021
    Date of Patent: April 23, 2024
    Assignee: BOE Technology Group Co., Ltd.
    Inventors: Baofeng Sun, Meiling Gao