US Patent No. 10,342,093

DISPLAY DEVICE AND METHOD FOR ILLUMINATING AN EDGE AREA THEREOF


Patent No. 10,342,093
Issue Date July 02, 2019
Title Display Device And Method For Illuminating An Edge Area Thereof
Inventorship Alois Homer, Gumpoldskirchen (AT)
Marek Gawel, Gumpoldskirchen (AT)
Assignee Novomatic AG, Gumpoldskirchen (AT)

Claim of US Patent No. 10,342,093

1. A display device comprising;at least two display units;
an illuminating device configured to illuminate a transition area between the at least two display units;
a plurality of determining units including a first determining unit and a second determining unit, wherein the first determining unit is configured to determine a first color information from an image block of a first one of the at least two display units, and the second determining unit is configured to determine a second color information from an image block of a second one of the at least two display units;
a color control device configured to control the color and/or the color spectrum of the light emitted by the illuminating device as a function of the first and second color information; and
wherein the image block of the first one of the at least two display units is assigned to the first determining unit, and the image block of the second one of the at least two display units is assigned to the second determining unit, and the first color information and the second color information can be determined in a temporally parallel manner by the plurality of determining units.