US Patent No. 11,116,086

ELECTRONIC APPARATUS


Patent No. 11,116,086
Issue Date September 07, 2021
Title Electronic Apparatus
Inventorship TaeHyun Kim, Seoul (KR)
Donghwan Shim, Hwaseong-si (KR)
Seungmin Lee, Hwaseong-si (KR)
Sunhee Lee, Hwaseong-si (KR)
Jonghyun Choi, Seoul (KR)
Assignee SAMSUNG DISPLAY CO., LTD., Gyeonggi-Do (KR)

Claim of US Patent No. 11,116,086


1. An electronic apparatus comprising:a display panel comprising a first surface portion, a second surface portion, a third surface portion and a fourth surface portion, the third and fourth surface portions are disposed between the first surface portion and the second surface portion, wherein each of the first surface portion, the second surface portion, the third surface portion, and the fourth surface portion displays an image; and
a window disposed on the display panel,
wherein the display panel operates in one of a first mode and a second mode,
in the first mode, the third surface portion and the fourth surface portion are bent from the first surface portion and are orthogonal to each other, and the second surface portion is bent from the third surface portion and the fourth surface portion, and
in the second mode, the first surface portion, the second surface portion, and the third surface portion are substantially parallel to each other while the fourth surface portion maintains a bent state from the first surface portion.