US Patent No. 10,169,559

CONTROLLING INPUT/OUTPUT DEVICES


Patent No. 10,169,559
Issue Date January 01, 2019
Title Controlling Input/output Devices
Inventorship Hyun-Soo Kim, Gyeonggi-do (KR)
Hyun-Seok Shin, Gyeonggi-do (KR)
Jong-Min Choi, Seoul (KR)
Cheol-Ho Cheong, Seoul (KR)
Assignee Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd., Yeongtong-gu, Suwon-si, Gyeonggi-do (KR)

Claim of US Patent No. 10,169,559

1. A wearable electronic device comprising:one or more sensors;
a communication module;
a touchscreen display;
a battery module;
at least one memory configured to store executable instructions; and
at least one processor configured to execute the stored instructions to:
control the one or more sensors to obtain heart rate information of a user,
control the one or more sensors to obtain motion information of the user,
obtain power state information of the battery module including a remaining battery charge,
control operation of at least one of the touchscreen display and the communication module based on the obtained power state information, including controlling a Wireless Fidelity module of the communication module to be turned on or off based on the obtained power state information, and
control operation of the touchscreen display based on the obtained motion information of the user, including deactivating the touchscreen display when the motion information indicates a movement greater than a predefined value,
wherein the one or more sensors include at least one of a heartbeat sensor, an acceleration sensor, a gyro sensor, a geomagnetic sensor, and a GPS module.