US Patent No. 11,071,153

HOME APPLIANCE FOR INFORMATION REGISTRATION AND METHOD FOR REGISTERING INFORMATION OF HOME APPLIANCE


Patent No. 11,071,153
Issue Date July 20, 2021
Title Home Appliance For Information Registration And Method For Registering Information Of Home Appliance
Inventorship Yongjae Lee, Seoul (KR)
Hyunsung Kim, Seoul (KR)
Assignee LG ELECTRONICS INC., Seoul (KR)

Claim of US Patent No. 11,071,153


1. A home appliance for information registration, comprising:a body;
a wireless communication unit configured to be connected to a wireless router using a wireless communication method and configured to transmit information;
a camera attached to the body and configured to detect registration auxiliary information generated by a mobile terminal;
a controller configured to perform control to select the wireless router based on information acquired through the registration auxiliary information and to transmit device registration information including identification information thereof to a server through the selected wireless router;
a sensing unit configured to detect an orientation angle of a screen of the mobile terminal positioned adjacent to the camera; and
a driver configured to move the body,
wherein, when the camera does not detect the registration auxiliary information, the controller rotates the body by a first angle through the driver based on an orientation angle of the screen, detected from the sensing unit, and controls the camera to re-detect the registration auxiliary information from the mobile terminal at the rotated first angle.