Flexible display apparatus

  • US 9,874,904 B2
  • Filed: 06/07/2016
  • Issued: 01/23/2018
  • Est. Priority Date: 06/16/2015
  • Status: Active Grant
First Claim
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1. A display apparatus, comprising:

  • a foldable display panel comprising a bendable portion, a first nonbendable flat portion and a second nonbendable flat portion on two opposite sides of the bendable portion;

    a first housing portion and a second housing portion coupled together by a hinge and rotatable with respect to each other between a first configuration corresponding to the foldable display panel in an unfolded configuration and a second configuration corresponding to the foldable display panel in a folded configuration; and

    a first movable support received in the first housing portion for supporting the first nonbendable flat portion and configured to be movable between a first position corresponding to the unfolded configuration and a second position corresponding to the folded configuration;

    wherein the first movable support at the first position supports a part of the bendable portion of the foldable display panel; and

    the first movable support at the second position provides a space for receiving the bendable portion bent therein; and

    an entire surface of the bendable portion at the first position corresponding to the unfolded configuration is substantially supported.

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