US Patent No. 9,907,193

ELECTRONIC DEVICE INCLUDING GLASS COVER AND METHODS FOR FABRICATING SAME


Patent No. 9,907,193
Issue Date February 27, 2018
Title Electronic Device Including Glass Cover And Methods For Fabricating Same
Inventorship Ha Lim Lee, Seoul (KR)
Myung Gon Kim, Gyeonggi-do (KR)
Jung Hyun Kim, Gyeonggi-do (KR)
Soon Ho Han, Gyeonggi-do (KR)
Tae Kon Kim, Gyeonggi-do (KR)
Hyun Suk Shin, Gyeonggi-do (KR)
Seo Hyun Kim, Gyeonggi-do (KR)
Kun Chan Seo, Gyeonggi-do (KR)
Seung Hoon Lee, Seoul (KR)
Jong Chul Choi, Gyeonggi-do (KR)
Assignee Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd., Yeongtong-gu, Suwon-si, Gyeonggi-do (KR)

Claim of US Patent No. 9,907,193

1. An electronic device comprising:
a display;
a housing frame on which the display is mounted; and
a glass cover covering the display and mounted on the housing frame,
wherein the glass cover comprises at least one impact absorber attached on a surface thereof, the impact absorber covering
a region of the glass cover coinciding with the display or at least a portion of a peripheral area of the glass cover adjacent
to the display;

wherein the impact absorber is implemented by having a 3-dimensional shape with a first curvature and a second curvature,
and

wherein the impact absorber comprises at least one slit that has a first distal end opened towards the outside of the electronic
device and a second distal end that faces an inward direction.