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Flexible board

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361 - Electricity: electrical systems and devices

361600000 - HOUSING OR MOUNTING ASSEMBLIES WITH DIVERSE ELECTRICAL COMPONENTS

361679000 - For electronic systems and devices

361748000 - Printed circuit board

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Class / Patent application numberDescriptionNumber of patent applications / Date published
361750000 With specific dielectric material or layer 18
361751000 With particular conductive material or coating 10
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20130044443FLEXIBLE PRINTED CIRCUIT AND TOUCHSCREEN - A flexible printed circuit includes a first flexible film; a first interconnection layer on the first flexible film, wherein the first interconnection layer includes a first end portion to be connected to a first electrode of a touchscreen, and a second end portion; a second flexible film; a second interconnection layer on the second flexible film, wherein the second interconnection layer includes a first end portion to be connected to a second electrode of the touchscreen, and a second portion; an adhesive layer that bonds the first flexible film and the second flexible film; a first cover film on the first interconnection layer with the first and second end portions of the first interconnection layer being exposed; and a second cover film on the second interconnection layer with the first and second end portions of the second interconnection layer being exposed.02-21-2013
20120170230COMBINING PRINTED CIRCUIT BOARDS - An apparatus includes a first printed circuit defining an aperture and configured for conductive communication between a first plurality of electronic components, and a second printed circuit configured for conductive communication between a second plurality of electronic components. The second printed circuit is fixed to the first printed circuit such that the second plurality of electronic components pass through the aperture, and the second plurality of electronic components are in conductive communication with the first plurality of electronic components.07-05-2012
20080259577FLEXIBLE BIOMONITOR WITH EMI SHIELDING AND MODULE EXPANSION - A flexible biomonitor comprises: a flexible substrate having a circuit apparatus, a hybrid sensor, a plurality of IC devices, a central processing module, a RF transmitter circuit, an antenna, and a power supply. Thereupon the flexible biomonitor can be plastered on the skin where the human body needs to be monitored to achieve the purposes of reducing occupied area, providing comfortable wear and achieve compactness, module expansion and EMI shielding. Besides, it is capable of remote real-time monitoring this signal to achieve the purpose of home care.10-23-2008
20080259576Electronic Device or Circuit and Method for Fabricating the Same - A method for fabricating an electronic device or circuit, respectively, comprises providing a flexible substrate (10-23-2008
20110194262FLEX-RIGID WIRING BOARD AND METHOD FOR MANUFACTURING THE SAME - A flex-rigid wiring board including an insulative substrate, a flexible wiring board positioned beside the insulative substrate, an insulation layer positioned over the insulative substrate and the flexible wiring board and exposing a portion of the flexible wiring board, and a wiring layer made of a conductor and formed on the insulation layer. The insulation layer has a tapered portion which becomes thinner toward an end surface of the insulation layer in the direction of the portion of the flexible wiring board exposed by the insulation layer. The wiring layer has a sloping portion formed on the tapered portion of the insulation layer.08-11-2011
20100157548FOLDABLE ELECTRICAL DEVICES - A foldable electrical device (06-24-2010
20130083496Flexible Electronic Devices - Flexible electronic devices may be provided. A flexible electronic device may include a flexible display, a flexible housing and one or more flexible internal components configured to allow the flexible electronic device to be deformed. Flexible displays may include flexible display layers, flexible touch-sensitive layers, and flexible display cover layers. The flexible housing may be a multi-stable flexible housing having one or more stable positions. The flexible housing may include a configurable support structure that, when engaged, provides a rigid support structure for the flexible housing. The flexible internal components may include flexible batteries, flexible printed circuits or other flexible components. A flexible battery may include flexible and rigid portions or may include a lubricious separator layer that provides flexibility for the flexible battery. A flexible printed circuit may include flexible and rigid portions or openings that allow some rigid portions to flex with respect to other rigid portions.04-04-2013
20100073888Display apparatus - A display apparatus includes a display panel, a flexible printed wiring board, a printed circuit board, a support member to support the display panel and the printed circuit board, and a frame member to cover the printed circuit board and to assist support of the display panel. The printed circuit board is supported at a side surface of the support member by bending the flexible printed wiring board, and the support member includes, at the side surface for supporting the printed circuit board, a first support part to support one end side of the printed circuit board which is opposite to another end side to which the flexible printed wiring board is connected, and a second support part to support the another end side of the printed circuit board. The frame member has a contact portion for contacting the printed circuit board.03-25-2010
20100073887ELECTRONIC DEVICE - According to one embodiment, an electronic device includes, a conductive housing, a substrate, a flexible substrate, a reinforcing element, and a conductor. The substrate is configured to be housed in the housing and is mounted with an electronic component. The flexible substrate includes a conductive signal layer stacked on a flexible insulating base material and electrically connected to the substrate, a cover layer covering the signal layer, a first surface mounted with the substrate, and a second surface on the reverse side of the first surface, having a portion where the signal layer is partially exposed. The reinforcing element is provided on the second surface to reinforce the flexible substrate and has an opening corresponding to the portion where the signal layer is partially exposed. The conductor is inserted from the opening of the reinforcing element and connects the signal layer to the housing.03-25-2010
20130083497INTEGRATED CIRCUIT BOARD AND DISPLAY SYSTEM - An integrated circuit board includes a substrate, a plurality of electronic components and at least one antenna. The substrate has a central area and two edge areas, wherein the central area is between the two edge areas. The electronic components are disposed on the central area. The antenna is disposed on at least one of the two edge areas, wherein there is predetermined distance between the antenna and the electronic components.04-04-2013
20130077265PRINTED CIRCUIT BOARD ASSEMBLY - A printed circuit board assembly capable of having an electronic component mounted at a wafer level by using a wafer itself as a printed circuit board, the printed circuit board assembly including a plurality of electronic components, a printed circuit board having the plurality of electronic components mounted thereon, a protection body configured to entirely cover the printed circuit board, and a connection unit having one end that is exposed to an outside of the protection body for the printed circuit board to be electrically connected to a sub board, wherein the printed circuit board comprises a wafer printed circuit board formed with a wafer.03-28-2013
20130077266CONNECTION METHOD AND CONNECTION STRUCTURE OF ELECTRONIC COMPONENT - A connection method and a connection structure of electronic components by which high connection reliability can be obtained. An anisotropic conductive film is temporarily disposed, and thermally compressed and bonded, in such manner that a boundary of a circuit protection area and a terminal area of a second electronic component is positioned on a single layer area of the anisotropic conductive film; and the terminal area of the second electronic component is positioned on a double-layer area of the anisotropic conductive film.03-28-2013
20130039022PORTABLE ELECTRONIC DEVICE AND DETACHABLE TOUCH STRUCTURE - A detachable touch structure is applied to a portable electronic device. The detachable touch structure includes a flexible board, a flexible touch panel, a control module, and a linkage element. The flexible touch panel is superimposedly disposed on the flexible board. The control module is connected with the flexible board, and electrically connected with the flexible touch panel; the control module includes two single path sliding slots. The linkage element includes two positioning levers; the linkage element having one end connected with the flexible board and the other end movably connected with each of the single path sliding slot via each of the positioning levers respectively connected with. The two positioning levers move along different paths with respect to the two single path sliding slots to allow the detachable touch structure to be in a tablet form or a mouse form.02-14-2013
20130044442SENSOR HAVING DAMPING - A sensor device, having a flexible printed circuit board that has a fastening section for a chip structure, a chip structure situated on the fastening section of the flexible printed-circuit board, and a damper element for damping the chip structure from mechanical influences. The fastening section of the flexible printed circuit board, the chip structure and the damper element are situated one on top of the other.02-21-2013
20120182700DISPLAY APPARATUS - A display device includes a display panel including a front substrate and a back substrate, a plurality of first brackets attached to a non-display area of a back surface of the back substrate using an adhesive, a frame disposed in the rear of the display panel, an optical layer disposed between the frame and the display panel, a light guide plate disposed between the frame and the optical layer, a light source disposed on the side of the light guide plate, a second bracket disposed on the plurality of first brackets, and a connection frame including a first portion inserted into a hole or a groove of each of the plurality of first brackets and a second portion connected to the second bracket.07-19-2012
20130070431DISPLAY, ELECTRONIC UNIT, AND SUPPORTING SUBSTRATE - There are provided a display and an electronic unit that realize excellent operability when display content is switched based on a user operation associated with a variation in a physical form, and a supporting substrate employed in such a display. The display includes: a supporting substrate having flexibility; and a display section provided on the supporting substrate. The flexibility of the supporting substrate gradually increases toward an edge in a first region provided at at least a portion on a side of the edge in a plane thereof.03-21-2013
20130050961DEVICE AND METHOD FOR PROVIDING WATER RESISTANCE FOR A FLEXIBLE PRINTED CIRCUIT OR FLEXIBLE WIRE DEVICE - A folder-type and a non-folder device with a flexible printed circuit (FPC) or flexible printed wire, include: a first case portion, a second case portion having a groove, the groove on a side of the second case portion adjacent to the first case portion; an elastic portion shaped to fit in the groove, and the elastic portion having an opening; and an adhesive layer in between the first case portion and the second case portion. The adhesive layer fixes the first case portion with the second case portion, the elastic portion is disposed within the groove, and the FPC is disposed within the opening.02-28-2013
20100097772Circuit board connecting structure and display device comprising the same - A display device includes a circuit board connecting structure. The circuit board connecting structure includes a first circuit board, a soldering layer, and a second circuit board. The first circuit board includes a baseboard and a plurality of parallel elongate first electrodes defined at a predetermined area. The second circuit board includes a plurality of parallel elongate second electrodes positioned at the predetermined area. The second electrodes are electrically connected to the corresponding first electrodes via the soldering layer. A space defined by the projection of the second electrodes to the baseboard of the first circuit board is filled in by the soldering layer.04-22-2010
20090310314Flexible Display Module and Method of Manufacturing the same - A flexible display module includes a flexible display panel and at least one flexible circuit board. The flexible display panel includes a flexible plastic substrate, a first driving circuit layer, a display layer and a second driving circuit layer. The thickness of the flexible plastic substrate is smaller than 30 micrometers. The first driving circuit layer having a view area and a peripheral circuit area is disposed on the flexible plastic substrate. The display layer is disposed on the first driving circuit layer and corresponding to the view area. The second driving circuit area is disposed on the display layer. The flexible circuit board is electrically connected to the peripheral circuit area through an anisotropic conductive film. In addition, a method of manufacturing a flexible display module is also provided.12-17-2009
20110058344Sliding Expansion Data Card - A sliding expansion data card includes a data card interface, a spring plate, a main bearing plate, and a shield. The data card interface is set at one end of the main bearing plate. One end of the spring plate is set on the shield which is located on the lower surface of the main bearing plate, and the other end contacts the data card interface.03-10-2011
20130058056CONNECTING MODULE AND MECHANISM USING THE SAME - A connecting module, disposed at a casing having a through hole, includes a door, a connecting port and an elastic member. The door is rotatably coupled to the casing so as to be located at a first position to cover the through hole or at a second position to open with respect to the casing. The connecting port is disposed at an inner side of the door so as to be disposed inside the casing when the door is located at the first position or exposed outside the casing when the door is located at the second position. The elastic member is rotatably coupled to the connecting port so as to rotate with respect to the connecting port to fasten a plug between the connecting port and the elastic member when the plug is connected to the connecting port.03-07-2013
20110038128ELECTRONIC PACKAGE, DISPLAY, AND ELECTRONIC DEVICE - An FPC board (02-17-2011
20120224335PRINTED CIRCUIT BOARD AND SEMICONDUCTOR PACKAGE USING THE SAME - A printed circuit board and a semiconductor package using the same. The semiconductor package includes a printed circuit board (PCB) and a semiconductor chip mounted on the PCB. The printed circuit board includes a base substrate that has a first surface and a second surface which are positioned opposite to each other, and has through-holes, the first surface having a concave-convex portion, an adhesive layer that is disposed on the second surface of the base substrate, a wiring layer that is attached to the second surface of the base substrate by the adhesive layer and that comprises exposed portions exposed through the through-holes, an adhesive member that is disposed on the first surface of the base substrate and adheres the semiconductor chip to the first surface, and electrical connection members that electrically connect the wiring layer with the semiconductor chip.09-06-2012
20090009977Three-Dimensional Wiring Body for Mounting Electronic Component and Electronic Component Mounting Structure - A three-dimensional, electronic components mounted wiring body comprises a flat wiring body, on which a plurality of electronic components is mounted, and which is preformed with bends to be configured into a three-dimensional structured flat wiring body which fits the shape of a base structure on which the flat wiring body is to be mounted. An electronic components mounting structure is provided by mounting the three-dimensional, electronic components mounted wiring body on the three-dimensional base structure which is assembled from base members and their joining members. Connectors having piercing members are used to electrically and mechanically connect the electronic components to the flat wiring body.01-08-2009
20100259905ELECTRONIC CIRCUIT AND METHOD FOR MAKING ELECTRONIC CIRCUIT - An electronic circuit having a circuit board, a shield frame and a shield cover is provided. The shield frame is provided on the circuit board along a fringe of an area of the circuit board. The shield frame is discontinuous at a portion on the fringe. The shield cover is fastened to the shield frame so as to cover the area having the fringe along which the shield frame is provided.10-14-2010
20100202119STRUCTURE FOR FIXING FLEXIBLE WIRING BOARD - A flexible wiring board 08-12-2010
20110299255SEMICONDUCTOR DEVICE, METHOD OF MANUFACTURING THE SAME, ELECTRONIC DEVICE, AND ELECTRONIC COMPONENT - A semiconductor device includes: a wiring board including a first electrode pad on a surface thereof; a circuit board disposed to stand on the wiring board, and including an interconnection connected to the first electrode pad; and a semiconductor package disposed to face the wiring board with the circuit board interposed therebetween, and including a second electrode pad on a surface thereof, the second electrode pad being connected to the interconnection.12-08-2011
20120008290FLEX-RIGID WIRING BOARD AND METHOD OF MANUFACTURING THE SAME - A flex-rigid wiring board includes a flexible board including a flexible substrate and a conductor pattern formed over the flexible substrate, a non-flexible substrate disposed adjacent to the flexible board, an insulating layer covering the flexible board and the non-flexible substrate and exposing one or more portions of the flexible board, a conductor pattern formed on the insulating layer, and a plating layer connecting the conductor pattern of the flexible board and the conductor pattern on the insulating layer.01-12-2012
20090201652CIRCUIT WITH AN INTEGRATED SHIELD AND HEARING AID - A flexible printed circuit board having an integrated shield, a circuit based thereon, and a hearing aid having the circuit, are provided. The flexible printed circuit board includes a mount layer, a metallization layer and a shielding layer for shielding against electromagnetic interference influences. It can be bent about a respective bending axis in at least two different bending areas, in which the two bending axes are at an angle of at least 45 degrees to one another. The shielding layer extends at least over the two bending areas. A circuit based on the printed circuit board can be fitted with electronic components in at least one circuit area and can be bent in the bending areas in such a way that the circuit area is shielded by the shielding layer against electromagnetic interference influences in at least three spatial directions which are substantially at right angles to one another.08-13-2009
20130215579PACKAGING TECHNIQUES AND CONFIGURATIONS - One embodiment of the present disclosure provides an apparatus comprising a flex circuit substrate having a core, a first solder mask and first traces disposed on the core on a first side of the flex circuit substrate, and a second solder mask and second traces disposed on the core on a second side of the flex circuit substrate. The first side is opposite to the second side. The apparatus further includes vias formed through the core to electrically couple the first traces to the second traces, and a stiffening structure coupled to the first side of the flex circuit substrate to increase structural rigidity of the flex circuit substrate. The stiffening structure provides structural support to allow attachment of an integrated circuit die to the first side of the flex circuit substrate.08-22-2013
20130215578METHOD FOR CREATING RESISTIVE PATHWAYS - A method of creating a resistive pathway for an electronic assembly is disclosed. In one embodiment, the pathway can be formed with a resistive film in conjunction with a conductive adhesive and a coverlay. In another embodiment, the resistive film, the conductive adhesive and the coverlay can be relatively transparent. In yet another embodiment, the resistive pathway can couple directly with traces on an electronic assembly saving space and easing assembly.08-22-2013
20110261541DRIVING DEVICE, DISPLAY PANEL MODULE, DISPLAY APPARATUS, AND METHOD OF MANUFACTURING DRIVING DEVICE - The present invention provides a driving device, a display panel module, a display apparatus, and a method of manufacturing the driving device, which are capable of reducing the number of a driving circuit elements without reducing the number of display panels to be taken or increasing a wiring area of a film. The driving device according to an aspect of the present invention drives a display panel and includes: a film on which wires and a circuit element are mounted; and a first film portion and a second film portion separated by providing a first slit in the film. Each of the first film portion and the second film portion is folded at least once and connected to the display panel.10-27-2011
20110261539ADHESIVE REINFORCED OPEN HOLE INTERCONNECT - A method for interconnecting a first flex printed circuit board (PCB) with a second flex PCB. The method includes: providing the first flex PCB with holes at contact locations to be electrically coupled to the second flex PCB; providing the second flex PCB with electrical pads corresponding to the holes at the contact locations; applying a non-conductive material between the first PCB and the and second PCB with clearances for each of the electrical pads; aligning the first PCB with the second PCB so that the holes in the first PCB are in line with the corresponding electrical pads on the second PCB; bonding a portion of flat areas on the first and second PCBs together; dispensing a conductive adhesive into the holes to fill the space created by the holes, corresponding clearances of the non-conductive material, and the corresponding electrical pads; and curing the conductive adhesive.10-27-2011
20100091468FLEXIBLE PRINTED CIRCUIT BOARD FOR USE IN SURFACE-MOUNT TECHNOLOGY - A flexible printed circuit board includes a flexible sheet and a rigid substrate attached to the flexible printed circuit board. The flexible printed circuit board includes a first surface and an opposite second surface. A number of electrical connecting locations are defined on the first surface of the flexible printed circuit. The rigid substrate includes a third surface and an opposite fourth surface and is disposed on the flexible sheet with the fourth surface contacting the first surface of flexible sheet. The rigid substrate defines a number of through holes corresponding to the electrical connecting location to allow the electronic components to pass through.04-15-2010
20090168373PORTABLE ELECTRONIC DEVICE AND METHOD FOR ASSEMBLING THE SAME - A portable electronic device (07-02-2009
20100265671PACKAGE STRUCTURE OF PRINTED CIRCUIT BOARD AND PACKAGE METHOD THEREOF - The package structure of the PCB comprises a substrate and a frame. The frame is located at the top of the substrate, and the substrate and the frame define a receiving space. The electronic components are mounted on the substrate and distributed in the receiving space. Because of the protection of the frame, the electronic components are effectively protected from the collision of installation in the process or use in the process. The substrate can be a flexible circuit board or a rigid-flex PCB and the electronic components are directly embedded in the substrate. Therefore the thickness of the package structure is reduced.10-21-2010
20100142161Portable Electronic Device with USB Connector - A portable electronic device with a USB connector comprises a card body obtained according to the chip card technology, with at least one slender hinge (06-10-2010
20100118499ELECTRONIC APPARATUS AND INPUT DEVICE THEREOF - The invention discloses an electronic apparatus comprising a casing with an input device. The input device comprises a circuit board, a first input module, a fixing module and a second input module. The first input module is disposed on the circuit board and comprises a first fixing portion. The fixing module comprises a first opening, a first accommodating space and a plurality of second fixing portions. The fixing module is disposed on the circuit board. The first input module is disposed in the first accommodating space and protrudes from the first opening. Those second fixing portions are against the first fixing portion to fix the first input module. The second input module is disposed on the fixing module and comprises a second opening. The first input module is exposed from the second opening. Furthermore, the fixing module comprises a second accommodating space for accommodating electronic components on the circuit board.05-13-2010
20120195008METHOD OF MANUFACTURING A PRINTED CIRCUIT BOARD - A methodology for connecting device components with circuitry located at different levels and orientations relative to one another is described. First circuitry can be located on a multi-plane rigid circuit board where the multi-plane rigid circuit board can include at least one flexible member sharing a common substrate with the multi-plane rigid circuit board that extends from a body portion of the multi-plane rigid circuit board. The flexible member can include traces used to convey power and/or data and an interface coupled to the power and/or data traces. The flexible member can be deflected or twisted to connect first circuitry on the body portion of the multi-plane rigid circuit board to second circuitry associated with another device component.08-02-2012
20090168374Thin multi-chip flex module - A flexible circuit comprises two flexible dielectric sheets having conductive patterns on their surface(s) to which microelectronic device(s) are attached. A bond layer joins the two sheets over a portion of their respective surface areas so that a remaining portion of their areas remain unbonded and a bifurcated structure is thereby formed. Electrical contacts are provided on the unbonded or bifurcated portions of the flexible sheets. The flex may be attached to a rigid frame and provided with protective heat spreading covers.07-02-2009
20110199741FLEXIBLE SUBSTRATE AND DISPLAY DEVICE PROVIDED WITH SAME - Provided is a flexible substrate wherein disconnection of wiring is suppressed, while reducing unnecessary radiation. A flexible substrate (08-18-2011
20120106102PORTABLE TERMINAL - A portable terminal characterized by comprises: a first substrate; a double-sided tape adhered to a prescribed portion of said first substrate; a second substrate adhered to said double-sided tape on a side thereof that is opposite the side on which said first substrate is located and having an electronic part mounted on a side thereof that is opposite the side affixed to said double-sided tape; an upper case disposed on a side of said first substrate, opposite the side where said doubled-sided tape is located; a lower case disposed on a side of the electronic part, opposite the side where said second substrate is located, and combined with said upper case; and a frame placed between said second substrate and said lower case and having an opening at a position corresponding to said electronic part.05-03-2012
20120106101PORTABLE TERMINAL - A portable terminal is formed with reinforced structures for withstanding external impacts. The portable terminal includes a front case and an input device arranged on the front case. A first rear cover coupled to a rear side of the front case is formed from a metallic material. A second rear cover coupled to the rear side of the front case and the first rear cover is formed from a synthetic resin. And a fastening device anchors the second rear cover to the rear side of the front case. The input device is positioned on an outer surface of the front case, and the fastening device is anchored to a rear side of the input device.05-03-2012
20080259575Tape-Style Flexible Circuit Board, and Manufacturing Method and Manufacturing Apparatus for the Same - When a number of flexible circuit boards where a circuit pattern is formed on at least one surface are connected to each other so as to form a tape-style flexible circuit board, a space for conveyance is provided in the pairs of end portions facing each other of the flexible circuit boards, at least a portion of the space for conveyance protrudes in the direction parallel to the direction of conveyance of the flexible circuit boards, and the protruding space for conveyance overlaps and is fixed to a space for conveyance of an adjacent flexible circuit board.10-23-2008
20090273909FLEXIBLE DEVICE, FLEXIBLE PRESSURE SENSOR, AND FABRICATION METHOD THEREOF - A flexible device, a flexible pressure sensor, and a fabrication method thereof. The present flexible device includes: a first flexible substrate formed of a flexible material to have a flexibility; an active element formed to have a predetermined thickness and a flexibility, and being attached on the first flexible substrate; and a second flexible substrate formed of a flexible material to have a flexibility, and being deposited on the active element. The flexible device and the flexible pressure sensor have a high flexibility, so that they may be applied for a medical treatment such as implantation to a living body, a human body and so forth. In addition, the flexible device has a high flexibility, so that it may be inserted to a curved surface, which contributes to remove the limit of space where the semiconductor package device may be inserted.11-05-2009
20090284937Electric Circuitry Arrangement - An electric circuitry for a portable electronic device is presented. The electric circuitry includes a first printed circuit board comprising at least one electrical component attached to and extending from a surface of the first printed circuit board. The electric circuitry further comprises a second printed circuit board arranged to be coupled with the first printed circuit board and comprising at least one recess or hole arranged to receive the at least one electrical component extending from the surface of the first printed circuit board when the first circuit board and the second printed circuit board are coupled to each other.11-19-2009
20110199740Monolithic Molded Flexible Electronic Assemblies Without Solder and Methods for their Manufacture08-18-2011
20100277877FOLDED FLEX ASSEMBLY FOR PERSONAL MEDIA DEVICE - Systems and methods are provided for media devices including a housing, a frame disposed adjacent to the housing, a support panel that is integrated with the frame, and a flexible circuit that is disposed adjacent to the support panel such that the support panel provides support for the flexible circuit.11-04-2010
20100103630ANISOTROPIC CONDUCTIVE MATERIAL, CONNECTED STRUCTURE, AND PRODUCTION METHOD THEREOF - An anisotropic conductive material prevents conduction resistance from varying among bumps or among linear terminals when connecting an IC chip or a flexible wire to a wiring board via the anisotropic conductive material. The anisotropic conductive material is formed by dispersing conductive particles in an insulating binder. The minimum melt viscosity [η04-29-2010
20090002959Control Apparatus, in Particular a Mechatronic Transmission Control Device or Engine Control Device - A control device permits a number of individual partially flexible printed circuit boards to be arranged in a manner that makes it possible to optimally disentangle signal and current paths while simultaneously reducing the investment in expensive flexible surfaces to a minimum. The improvement helps in saving on flexible surfaces and to design flexible component parts in order to make an optimal utilization possible and so no waste results. The individual partially flexible printed circuit boards are preferably laminated on an aluminum base plate. The edge areas of the partially flexible printed circuit board are formed by appropriate measures whereby obtaining a reliable sealing by means of a molded seal. The device is suited for mechatronic control units, particularly for control devices for mounting in a transmission or engine of a motor vehicle.01-01-2009
20110267784TRANSMISSION/RECEPTION OPTICAL MODULE - A transmission/reception optical module has an optical transmission subassembly 11-03-2011
20120170231FOLDED STACKED PACKAGE AND METHOD OF MANUFACTURING THE SAME - A folded stacked package and a method of manufacturing the same are provided. The folded stacked package includes a flexible board or substrate comprising first, second and third device packaging units, and first and second folding unit units. The flexible board has wiring patterns formed thereon; one or more active devices disposed in at least one of the first, second, and third device packaging units; and one or more passive devices disposed on a surface of each of the first and second device packaging units. The passive devices include one or more first passive devices disposed on the surface of the first device packaging unit and one or more second passive devices disposed on the surface of the second device packaging unit. The first and second passive devices do not overlap each other when the flexible board is folded at the folding unit.07-05-2012
20110199739FLEX-RIGID WIRING BOARD AND METHOD FOR MANUFACTURING THE SAME - A flex-rigid wiring board including an insulative substrate having a wiring layer which is formed on the insulative substrate and includes a conductor, a flexible wiring board positioned beside the insulative substrate and having a wiring layer, the wiring layer of the flexible wiring board including a conductor and being contained inside the flexible wiring board, and a first insulation layer positioned on the insulative substrate and the flexible wiring board such that a portion of the flexible wiring board is left exposed from the first insulation layer. The first insulation layer has a wiring layer which is formed on the first insulation layer and includes a conductor. The wiring layer of the first insulation layer has a thickness which is formed thicker than a thickness of the wiring layer of the flexible wiring board and a thickness of the wiring layer of the insulative substrate.08-18-2011
20110205717MOBILE TERMINAL AND METHOD OF MANUFACTURING THE SAME - According to one embodiment, a mobile terminal is provided. The mobile terminal includes: a board in which an electronic circuit is mounted; a resin frame configured to hold the board; and a sheet metal configured to maintain strength of the resin frame. The resin frame is configured to be integrally molded with the board and the sheet metal.08-25-2011
20110007482PRINTED CIRCUIT BOARD UNIT AND ELECTRONIC DEVICE - A printed circuit board unit includes a printed circuit board including through holes arranged in a grid array on which an integrated circuit is mounted; and a flexible substrate provided on a back side of the printed circuit board, covering the through holes. First lands to which the integrated circuit is connected are formed on a front side of the printed circuit board. Second lands to which the flexible substrate is connected are formed on the back side of the printed circuit board. The first lands and the second lands are connected to first ends and second ends of the through holes, respectively. Third lands are formed on a front side of the flexible substrate so as to face the second lands of the printed circuit board. Fourth lands are formed on a back side of the flexible substrate. The fourth lands are electrically connected to the third lands.01-13-2011
20110007481DISPLAY DEVICE - A display device includes a display panel, a case that has a middle frame disposed around the display panel and a lower frame disposed on the display panel on the opposite side from a display face, a circuit board that has a circuit for performing display control of the display panel, a flexible wiring board at least a part of which is disposed between the lower frame of the case and the circuit board for electrically connecting the display panel with the circuit board, and a connector that is mounted on the circuit board on the opposite side from the flexible wiring board for electrically connecting to the outside, wherein the flexible wiring board has holes, and the circuit board is fixed to the lower frame via the holes of the flexible wiring board.01-13-2011
20110228491SLIDING ELECTRONIC APPARATUS - A sliding electronic apparatus that prevents foreign matter from entering a housing is provided. In the apparatus, upper housing 09-22-2011
20090244860MOUNTING STRUCTURE OF SEMICONDUCTOR DEVICE AND ELECTRONIC APPARATUS USING THEREOF - A mounting structure comprises at least one semiconductor device having solder bumps on a lower surface thereof as outer terminals and a flexible wiring board with wiring formed thereon. The semiconductor device is wrapped in a flexible wiring board; the mounting structure is provided with outer electrodes on both of a side on which the outer terminals of the semiconductor device are formed and an opposite side thereto; at least one wiring layer is formed on the flexible wiring board; and a supporting member is affixed between a lower surface of the semiconductor device on which the outer terminals are formed and the flexible wiring board.10-01-2009
20090244859FLEXIBLE PRINTED CIRCUIT BOARD AND ELECTRONIC APPARATUS - According to one embodiment, a plurality of bumps are formed by repeatedly applying conductive paste to the conductive pattern portion, a plurality of bump-guiding openings are provided in the cover layer to align with the plurality of bumps, a plurality of crushed portions are formed by crushing heads of the plurality of bumps protruding from the cover layer through the bump-guiding openings, and a ground layer is formed on the cover layer. The ground layer is electrically connected to the plurality of crushed portions.10-01-2009
20100157549Image sensor module - A image sensor module having a double-sided flexible printing circuit board (FPCB) having a window formed; an image sensor attached on one side of the double-sided FPCB so as to cover the window; and at least one electric part attached on the other side of the double-sided FPCB having the image sensor attached thereto.06-24-2010
20120140424THIN-FILM TRANSISTOR FORMING SUBSTRATE, SEMICONDUCTOR DEVICE, AND ELECTRIC APPARATUS - A thin-film transistor forming substrate includes a substrate that has flexibility or elasticity and at least one electronic component that is disposed so as to be buried inside the substrate. The electronic component is configured so as to include one or more types of an IC, a capacitor, a resistor, and an inductor.06-07-2012
20100002403STANDARDIZED ELECTRONICS HOUSING HAVING MODULAR CONTACT PARTNERS - A housing for an electronic control unit has at least two housing parts which include at least a housing base, a housing cover and an electronic connection between components which are disposed inside the housing and components which are outside the housing. The connection is fixed to the housing base. The electronic connection has open conductor track regions outside the housing cover. The regions are at least partially covered by one or more contact partners. In this case, the contact partners simultaneously have at least one direct contact-connection to one or more of the open conductor track regions.01-07-2010
20100188826Connector device - The connector device of the invention comprises at least a flexible flat cables (FFC) and a flexible printed circuit (FPC), or a flexible flat cable (FFC) which is positionally interconnected with a co-axial cable by a fixed structure for use in various electronic product applications, such as that it can be connected between display panel and signal control circuit in a notebook computer to improve the disadvantage of too high cost in conventional embodiment wherein only flexible printed circuit is used.07-29-2010
20100149764HINGE MECHANISM OF FOLDABLE DEVICE, AND FOLDABLE DEVICE PROVIDED WITH HINGE MECHANISM - A hinge mechanism (06-17-2010
20110110054COMPACT DISPLAY FLEX AND DRIVER SUB-ASSEMBLIES - Compact sub-assemblies of flexible circuits and drivers are provided. The sub-assemblies can occupy less space in an electronic device than conventional sub-assemblies. In one or more embodiments of the present invention, the flexible circuits can be attached to or wires can be disposed on portions of the substrate that previously were unoccupied in conventional sub-assemblies. In one or more embodiments, the sub-assemblies of the present invention also can have wires disposed underneath the driver or vary the width of the wires. In one or more embodiments, the sub-assemblies of the present invention also can have composite wires that occupy less space than wires of conventional sub-assemblies, while still maintaining similar energy flux.05-12-2011
20100226103ELECTRONIC APPARATUS AND FLEXIBLE PRINTED WIRING BOARD - According to one embodiment, an electronic apparatus includes a housing, a circuit board accommodated in the hosing and including a first surface and a second surface located on an opposite side to the first surface, a flexible printed wiring board having an elasticity, electrically connected to the circuit board and provided from the first surface of the circuit board over to the second surface, and a pressing portion formed from a part of the flexible printed wiring board as it is bent, and pressing the flexible printed wiring board towards the first surface as it is brought into contact with the inner surface of the housing, which opposes the first surface of the circuit board.09-09-2010
20080316716Frame for a packaging method using flexible printed circuit boards and method thereof - A frame for a packaging method using flexible printed circuit boards is provided. Before chips are bonded onto the at least one flexible printed circuit board, the frame is bonded to the at least one flexible printed circuit board to increase strength and weight of the at least one printed circuit board. Therefore, the flexible printed circuit board with the frame is used to package the chip by packaging equipment for a packaging method using printed circuit board.12-25-2008
20090237895Flexible Paddle Card For Installation On A Motherboard Of A Computing System - Flexible paddle cards for installation on a motherboard of a computing system are disclosed that are oriented parallel with the motherboard when installed in the computing system and include: a printed circuit board; and three card connectors that correspond to three motherboard connectors mounted on the motherboard, two of the card connectors mounted on a first rigid region of the printed circuit board, the remaining third card connector mounted on a second rigid region of the printed circuit board, and the first rigid region and the second rigid region separated by a flexible region of the printed circuit board, the flexible region having a width that allows the printed circuit board to flex when the card connectors mate with the motherboard connectors.09-24-2009
20090040736Multi-part circuit board - Multi-part circuit board comprising at least two partial boards (02-12-2009
20130135830Display Device with Flexible Substrate and Manufacturing Method Thereof - A display device and a manufacturing method thereof are provided. The display of the present invention includes a flexible substrate, a display layer, a protecting layer, an electronic unit, and a filling glue. The flexible substrate has a carrying surface. The display layer is disposed on the carrying surface and has an end surface. The protecting layer is disposed on the opposite side of the display layer corresponding to the carrying surface. The electronic unit is disposed on the carrying surface with a space formed between the electronic unit and the end surface of the display layer. The filling glue is filled in the space and connected with the end surface of the display layer, the electronic unit, and the carrying surface.05-30-2013
20110002105DISPLAY DEVICE - Provided is a display device including: a display panel; a circuit board; a connector mounted on the circuit board; a flexible wiring board attached to the connector; and a housing which accommodates the display panel, the circuit board, and one part of the flexible wiring board, and includes a slit formed therein, from which another part of the flexible wiring board is pulled out. The flexible wiring board includes, in the one part of the flexible wiring board, a first region extending in directions which intersect a pull-out direction from the slit, and having a width which is larger than a width of the flexible wiring board at a position overlapping the slit.01-06-2011
20110019371FLEXIBLE PRINTED CIRCUIT BOARD - A flexible printed circuit board includes a differential pair arranged in a signal layer and two sheets defined in a ground layer. The two sheets are apart from each other by a void defined in the ground layer opposite to the differential pair. The differential pair includes a number of section pairs, each of which includes two sections arranged in two transmission lines of the differential pair respectively. The differential pair is equivalent to a low pass filter which includes several capacitors and several inductors. Each of the plurality of section pairs can achieve a desired characteristic impedance by adjusting a distance between each section and a corresponding nearest sheet, and a distance between the two sections of each of the plurality of section pairs.01-27-2011
20110044013PORTABLE ELECTRONIC DEVICE WITH CLIP MECHANISM - A portable electronic device includes a housing, a printed circuit board, a flexible printed circuit board, and a clip. The printed circuit board is attached to one side of the housing. The flexible printed circuit board is attached to another side of the housing. The clip is attached to the housing. The clip includes at least one arcuate portion, and the arcuate portion elastically presses the flexible printed circuit board to the printed circuit board.02-24-2011
20110116243Noise reduction apparatus of mobile terminal - A noise reduction apparatus of a mobile terminal improves reception sensitivity by creating a electrical closed loop. The mobile terminal has a main circuit board and a slide hinge. The mobile terminal also includes a flexible printed circuit board (FPCB) that includes a first end coupled to the main circuit board and a second end fixed and coupled to a portion of an upper surface of the slide hinge. A noise reduction apparatus is installed between the main circuit board and the slide hinge to form an electronic closed loop that includes the main circuit board, the FPCB, the slide hinge, and the noise reduction apparatus. Noise is reduced by inducing noise abandoned to a slide hinge through a FPCB to an electrical close loop formed by the noise reduction apparatus, thereby improving reception sensitivity.05-19-2011
20110116244Thin multi-chip flex module - A flexible circuit comprises a folded dielectric sheet having conductive patterns on its surface(s) to which microelectronic device(s) are attached. The dielectric sheet is folded 180° about a selected axis and a bond layer joins the two halves over a portion of their respective surface areas so that a remaining portion of their areas remain unbonded and a bifurcated structure is thereby formed. Electrical contacts are provided on the unbonded or bifurcated portions of the flexible sheets. The flex may be attached to a rigid frame and provided with protective heat spreading covers. The folded flex design is particularly suitable for reel-to-reel manufacturing.05-19-2011
20100149765Chassis base and plasma display apparatus having the same - A plasma display apparatus includes a plasma display panel (PDP), a chassis base secured on a first side to the PDP and having a driving circuit board mounted on a second side, a tower-shaped fixing unit that protrudes above the second side of the chassis base, and a back cover secured to a tower unit of the tower-shaped fixing unit to cover the driving circuit board.06-17-2010
20100149763CONTROLLER, IN PARTICULAR FOR MOTOR VEHICLE TRANSMISSIONS - In a controller, in particular for motor vehicle transmissions, having a holder (06-17-2010
20110075383FIXING STRUCTURE - A fixing structure is adapted for an electronic device. The electronic device has a circuit board. The fixing structure includes a base plate and a position limiting element. The base plate has a first side and a second side. The position limiting element has a first limiting portion and a second limiting portion. The first limiting portion connects the first side of the base plate, and the second limiting portion connects the second side of the base plate, such that the position limiting element and the base plate together form a receiving space. The circuit board is adapted for passing through the receiving space, so as to be assembled onto the base plate.03-31-2011
20100002402Stretchable and Foldable Electronic Devices - Disclosed herein are stretchable, foldable and optionally printable, processes for making devices and devices such as semiconductors, electronic circuits and components thereof that are capable of providing good performance when stretched, compressed, flexed or otherwise deformed. Strain isolation layers provide good strain isolation to functional device layers. Multilayer devices are constructed to position a neutral mechanical surface coincident or proximate to a functional layer having a material that is susceptible to strain-induced failure. Neutral mechanical surfaces are positioned by one or more layers having a property that is spatially inhomogeneous, such as by patterning any of the layers of the multilayer device.01-07-2010
20110075382FLEXIBLE CIRCUIT ASSEMBLY FOR A CAPACITIVE-SENSING DEVICE - A flexible circuit assembly. The flexible circuit assembly includes a flexible circuit, a substrate of a capacitive-sensing device and an electronic component that are coupled to the flexible circuit. The flexible circuit includes a first portion having a first conductive contact pad, a second portion having a second conductive contact pad, and a third portion disposed between the first portion and the second portion. The flexible circuit is configured to fold at the third portion between the first portion and the second portion so that the first conductive contact pad couples to a first conductor disposed along a first edge of the substrate and the second conductive contact pad couples to a second conductor disposed along a second edge of the substrate of the capacitive-sensing device. The first edge of the substrate of the capacitive-sensing device is non-parallel to the second edge of the substrate of the capacitive-sensing device.03-31-2011
20100296257CLOTH COMPRISING SEPARABLE SENSITIVE AREAS - A cloth material with separate conductive areas includes at least one first layer comprising at least one first conductive area; and at least one extension part, which includes at least one accessory and at least one connecting part connected to the accessory, wherein the extension part comprises at least one second conductive area, which corresponds in location to the first conductive area on the first layer, wherein the first conductive area and the second conductive area are inductively coupled, a condition of inductive coupling is adapted to be changed by an outside force.11-25-2010
20100118498WATERPROOF SEAL FOR PORTABLE ELECTRONIC DEVICES - A waterproof seal includes a first body and a second body. The first body is formed by inserting molding, and includes a first metal plate inside. The first body further includes a first flat surface, and defines a first groove in the first flat surface. The second body is formed by inserting molding, and includes a second metal plate inside. The second body further includes a second flat surface matching the first flat surface, and defines a second groove in the second flat surface. When the first flat surface clings to the second flat surface, a gap is formed between the first body and the second body for allowing a flexible printed circuit board to extend through.05-13-2010
20080285242Isolating Stress On A Printed Circuit Board - Printed circuit boards (PCB's) with edge connectors undergo bending stresses whenever the edge connectors are plugged into mating connectors. The bending stresses causes deformation of the printed circuit board, which can have deleterious effects on electrical components thereon. Slots are provided on the PCB to enable the portion of the PCB surrounding the edge connector to bend relative to the remainder of the PCB, thereby confine the bending to a localized area between the ends of the slots, and isolate the electrical components from any stresses caused thereby.11-20-2008
20080285241FLEXIBLE PRINTED CIRCUIT BOARD - A flexible printed circuit board includes a flexible base, a working trace region, and at least one reinforcement trace. The working trace region and the at least one reinforcement trace are formed on the flexible base. The working trace is formed by a number of working traces. In the flexible base, the at least one reinforcement trace is disposed at a periphery of the working trace region.11-20-2008
20080285243STORAGE APPARATUS AND FLEXIBLE PRINTED BOARD UNIT - A storage apparatus includes an enclosure that has an opening in a bottom, and a carriage block. A flexible printed board has an upper part and a lower part, and a connector attached on an opposed surface of the lower part to a bottom plate of the enclosure inserted through the opening. A connector packing is fixed around the connector, with a catching part that stretches toward the flexible printed board. The flexible printed board has a first opening formed in the lower part, into which the catching part of the connector packing is infixed and a second opening formed in the upper part, into which the catching part of the connector packing fixed into the first opening is further fixed with the upper part folded on the lower part.11-20-2008
20110255249HIGH DENSITY FLEXIBLE FOLDABLE INTERCONNECT - A flexible interconnect circuit includes a plurality of substantially flat flex circuits. Each flex circuit has a length substantially greater than its corresponding width. The plurality of flex circuits are folded parallel to their long axes and configured together to provide a layered flex interconnect circuit structure in which at least one ground flex circuit is interposed with one or more signal flex circuits.10-20-2011
20110164389MOBILE TERMINAL APPARATUS, METHOD OF DISPOSING FLEXIBLE BOARD, METHOD OF CORRECTING CLOSING MANIPULATION, AND METHOD OF PREVENTING DAMAGE TO FLEXIBLE BOARD - Provided is a mobile terminal apparatus including: upper and lower cases; a sliding-rotation-mechanism fixed to the upper case, performing an opening-direction-sliding-movement on the upper case through a sliding-supporting plate at opening manipulation, allowing the upper case to stand up at a predetermined angle with respect to the lower case by performing an opening-direction-rotation-movement through the sliding-supporting plate after the opening-direction-sliding-movement, performing closing-direction-rotation-movement opposite to the opening-direction-rotation-movement, standing up at the predetermined angle through the sliding-supporting plate at closing manipulation, and performing closing-direction-sliding-movement opposite to the opening-direction-sliding-movement through the sliding-supporting plate after the closing-direction-rotation-movement; and a flexible board which is disposed between the upper and lower cases so that electrical parts of the upper and lower cases are electrically connected to each other and of which a portion corresponding to a predetermined length just after the portion exposed from the upper case is adhered to the sliding-supporting plate through an adhesive.07-07-2011
20110019370FLEXIBLE CIRCUIT MODULE - This disclosure pertains to a flexible circuit module and related methods of manufacturing and applications for such a flexible circuit module. In one exemplary embodiment, the flexible circuit module comprises a flexible substrate, at least one flexible chip element, and a flexible top layer disposed over the flexible substrate and the flexible chip element. According to an aspect, a flexible circuit module is used in flexible electronic devices. According to another aspect, a flexible circuit module is attached to the inner surface of an electronic device and connected to the device main board. According to another aspect, a flexible circuit module is used in the place of a current PCB in a PCBA. According to another aspect, a flexible circuit module is rolled up and used inside an electronic device. According to another aspect, a flexible circuit module is molded.01-27-2011
20100284158PACKAGING TECHNIQUES AND CONFIGURATIONS - One embodiment of the present disclosure provides an apparatus comprising a flex circuit substrate having a core, a first solder mask and first traces disposed on the core on a first side of the flex circuit substrate, and a second solder mask and second traces disposed on the core on a second side of the flex circuit substrate. The first side is opposite to the second side. The apparatus further includes vias formed through the core to electrically couple the first traces to the second traces, and a stiffening structure coupled to the first side of the flex circuit substrate to increase structural rigidity of the flex circuit substrate. The stiffening structure provides structural, support to allow attachment of an integrated circuit die to the first side of the flex circuit substrate.11-11-2010
20110069460Electrical connector and method of making - An electrical connector comprises an elongated flexible circuit having rigid strips bonded onto one or both sides and one or more ends thereof. The strips contain metallized castellations that are aligned with respective metal traces on the flex circuit and soldered thereto. The flexible portion, along with the attached rigid board(s) forms a plug assembly that mates with a socket having contact pins that engage with their respective metallized castellations, with the castellations providing a self-aligning function. The invention may be used to form a flex cable with connectors on one or both ends. Alternatively, the elongated flexible circuit may represent an extension of a larger flex circuit substrate that further contains other electronic devices mounted thereon. The socket and contact pins are preferably attachable to a motherboard by soldering or other means.03-24-2011
20100328904ELECTRONIC DEVICE - According to one embodiment, an electronic device includes a housing, a first substrate having rigidity and including a slit, contained in the housing, a part mount portion provided on the first substrate and adjacent to the slit, an electronic part mounted on the part mount portion and a second substrate having flexibility. The second substrate is stacked on an inside of the first substrate and an inside of the part mount portion, and it crosses the slit, thereby supporting the part mount portion to be displaceable with respect to the first substrate.12-30-2010
20110134614DEMOUNTABLE DRY CONNECTION FOR FLEXIBLE CIRCUITS TO CIRCUIT BOARDS - Substrates are connected by demountable coupling by connecting an electronic module to a substrate. An electronic module and a substrate carrying electrical and/or optical circuits are provided. A connector electrical circuit is connected between the substrate and the electronic module. The connector electrical circuit is electrically demountable dry connected to the electronic module.06-09-2011
20110255250PRINTED CIRCUIT BOARD COMPONENTS FOR ELECTRONIC DEVICES - Electronic devices may be provided that include mechanical and electronic components. Connectors may be used to interconnect printed circuits and devices mounted to printed circuits. Printed circuits may include rigid printed circuit boards and flexible printed circuit boards. Cosmetic structures such as cowlings may be used to improve device aesthetics. Bumpers may be mounted over rough edges of printed circuit boards to protect flex circuits that are routed over the printed circuit boards. Fasteners may be soldered to solder pad structures on printed circuit boards.10-20-2011
20080218984Flexible substrate, mounted structure, display unit, and portable electronic apparatus - It is an object to provide a flexible substrate according to which noise due to layered components can be reduced effectively without depending on changing layered components and the mounting positions thereof. To attain this object, a flexible substrate, which is a flexible substrate for mounting a capacitor, has flexibility, and has thereon a mounting region for mounting the capacitor, and a vibration transmission suppressing region in which holes are formed so as to surround the mounting region.09-11-2008
20100214748METAL ROOF TRUSS CONNECTOR ASSEMBLY - The invention relates to an electronic circuit and to a method for the manufacture of an electronic circuit comprising at least two electronic components on a common flexible substrate, wherein the at least two electronic components in each case have at least one electrical functional layer composed of identical functional layer material. The electrical functional layers are formed from identical functional layer material and from layer regions of a layer formed in strip-type fashion on the substrate.08-26-2010
20100165586DISPLAY PANEL APPARATUS - A display panel apparatus includes a panel, a fixed frame, a circuit board and one or more flexible printed circuits (FPC). The fixed frame may be a back bezel or a frame, and is placed at the rear of the panel. The fixed frame includes two fixed portions extending outwards from a side thereof. The circuit board is connected to the two fixed portions and disposed at the side of the fixed frame, and extends away from the fixed frame. The maximum plane of the circuit board and the maximum plane of the fixed frame are disposed at a same (common) plane. More specifically, the maximum plane of the circuit board and the maximum plane of the fixed frame are not overlapping in a vertical direction, and are on a same horizontal plane.07-01-2010
20100067202ELECTRONICS HOUSING WITH STANDARD INTERFACE - A housing for an electronic control device includes at least two housing parts, at least one housing base, a housing lid and an electronic connection between components disposed inside the housing and components disposed outside the housing. The connection is fixed to the base of the housing. The electronic connection is either constructed as a single-component flexible printed circuit board or as at least one partial flexible printed circuit board including at least one uniform open area of a copper conductor track outside an area covered by the housing lid. The width of the uniform region is oriented to a predefined contacting type of peripheral components and is longer than necessary for the contacting type. The invention therefore provides for a variable adaptation of generic electronics housings, thereby not necessarily requiring a novel structure of the housing with corresponding expensive individual packaging.03-18-2010
20100195294DISPLAY DEVICE - A display device in the present invention includes a display panel which is provided with a display screen, a T-substrate which is arranged in a predetermined range narrower than the display panel at the back side of the display panel, first flexible printed circuit substrates which extend downward from the upper end of the display panel and are connected to the T-substrate, and second flexible printed circuit substrates which extend upward from the lower end of the display panel and are connected to the T-substrate in order to achieve more reduction in thickness when the display panel and the circuit substrate are arranged together.08-05-2010
20110261540TOUCH PANEL - A touch panel has a substrate and a flexible printed circuit board (PCB). The substrate has multiple wires. A first end of each of the wires is formed on a top surface of the substrate, and a second end extends to a bottom surface of the substrate through a side edge of the substrate. The substrate further has an anisotropic conductive layer mounted on the bottom surface of the substrate and covering the second end of each of the wires. The flexible PCB is mounted on a bottom surface of the anisotropic conductive film. Because the flexible PCB is mounted on the bottom surface of the substrate, a drawback of the conventional touch panels that loose bonding occurs at which the flexible PCB is mounted can be resolved.10-27-2011
20110188214METHOD FOR CONNECTION OF FLEXIBLE CIRCUIT BOARDS TO RIGID CIRCUIT BOARD, DEVICE FOR CONNECTION THEREOF, PRINTED CIRCUIT BOARD ASSEMBLY, AND ELECTRONIC APPARATUS - A method for connection of a flexible circuit board to a rigid circuit board is provided. The method includes supplying an adhesive agent onto a first electrode pattern provided on one surface of the rigid circuit board. The rigid circuit board has a plurality of electronic components mounted on the other surface with a gap therebetween. The method also includes aligning a second electrode pattern provided on the flexible circuit board to the first electrode pattern of the rigid circuit board. The adhesive agent is heated under pressure to electrically connect the second electrode pattern to the first electrode pattern by pressing the gap between the plurality of electronic components with a jig which has a press-contact section of a narrower width than the gap.08-04-2011
20110051382ELECTRO-OPTICAL APPARATUS, FLEXIBLE PRINTED CIRCUIT BOARD, MANUFACTURING METHOD FOR ELECTRO-OPTICAL APPARATUS, AND ELECTRONIC EQUIPMENT - An electro-optical apparatus comprising an electro-optical panel including a display section, a flexible printed circuit board, and a rigid circuit board. The flexible printed circuit board includes a first terminal connected to the electro-optical panel and a second terminal connected to an external circuit. The rigid circuit board includes a first surface on which electronic components are mounted and a second surface mounted to the flexible printed circuit board. The second surface of the rigid circuit board is opposite to the first surface. An entirety of the rigid circuit board is stacked on the flexible printed circuit board within the flexible printed circuit board. The rigid circuit board is electrically connected to the flexible printed circuit board. The flexible printed circuit board is bent toward the external circuit.03-03-2011
20110051381FLEXIBLE HARNESS AND ELECTRICAL CONNECTOR CABLE USING SAME - There is provided a flexible harness adapted to be detachably connected to electrode pads of an electric/electronic component. The flexible harness according to the present invention comprises: a flexible insulator film; a conductor pattern formed on the flexible insulator film; a terminal plane which is an end region of the conductor pattern; and ball-like contact bumps formed on the terminal plane. Each contact bump includes a core made of an elastically deformable resin and an electrical conductor layer surrounding the core.03-03-2011
20110051380PORTABLE TERMINAL - A portable terminal comprise a lower body, an upper body disposed to overlap the lower body, and formed to be in an open configuration which exposes a part of an upper surface of the lower body, and a closed configuration which covers the one part by a sliding motion, a flexible printed circuit board (FPCB) having one end connected to the lower body and another end connected to the upper body, and formed to be bent as the upper body moves with respect to the lower body, and an FPCB retention unit configured to elastically move one or more to bent portions of the FPCB into an accommodation space formed in the upper body when the upper body moves from a closed configuration to an open configuration.03-03-2011
20110051379ELECTRONIC DEVICE AND CONNECTING MECHANISM THEREOF - A connecting mechanism is provided to connect an input module to a display module of an electronic device, wherein the display module is slidable relative to the input module along a first direction. The connecting mechanism includes a FPC and a sliding hinge comprising a fixed member fixed to the input module, a slider fixed to the display module, and a sliding plate fixed to the slider and movably received in a concave space of the fixed member. The FPC has a first portion extended from a side wall of the fixed member to the middle of the slider along a second direction, and the first portion is bent and extended along the first direction to an opening of the slider. A bent portion of the FPC passes through the opening to connect the first portion and a second portion of the FPC, wherein the first and second portions are on opposite sides of the slider.03-03-2011
20120307461Flexible Circuit Board and Electric Device - A flexible circuit board is provided. The flexible circuit board includes a conductive path and a shell that at least regionally surrounds the conductive path. The shell is fastened to the conductive path with an adhesive layer between the conductive path and the shell. The shell is enveloped at least regionally by a cover. A filler layer is provided between the shell and the cover. The flexible circuit board is used in an electric device.12-06-2012
20110304995TELEVISION APPARATUS AND ELECTRONIC DEVICE - According to one embodiment, a television apparatus includes a flexible printed wiring board on which a screw hole is provided, and a reinforcing plate which is adhered to the flexible printed wiring board and provided with an opening. The television apparatus includes an indication, and the indication is provided on a surface of the printed wiring board adhered to the reinforcing plate at an exposed position in the opening, and indicates a position of the screw hole.12-15-2011
20120039050ELECTRONIC DEVICE HAVING TRANSMISSION LINE PATTERN EMBEDDED IN CASE AND METHOD FOR MANUFACTURING THE SAME - There are provided an electronic device having a transmission line pattern embedded in a case and a method for manufacturing the same. The electronic device includes a line pattern body embedded in a case and including a line pattern for electrically connecting components to each other, terminal portions respectively disposed at portions of the line pattern corresponding to terminals of the components to be electrically connected, and exposed from the bottom of the case, and connection members connecting the terminals of the components with the terminal portions.02-16-2012
20120099283DISPLAY DEVICE - A display device includes: a display panel; a metal frame; and a flexible printed wiring board fixed to the display panel and having a portion positioned between a lower surface of the display panel and the metal frame, in which the flexible printed wiring board includes: a protruding piece portion having a protruding length larger than a width in plan view; an electrode arranged on the protruding piece portion; a connection terminal electrically connected to the display panel; an external terminal for electrically connecting to an outside; and a wiring pattern connected to the electrode, the connection terminal, and the external terminal, and in which the electrode is electrically and physically bonded to the metal frame in a manner opposed to the metal frame, and is arranged at a position overlapping with a center of a surface of the metal frame facing the display panel.04-26-2012
20120099282Electronic Device and Flexible Printed Wiring Board - According to one embodiment, an electronic device includes a housing and a flexible printed wiring board at least part of which is housed in the housing. The flexible printed wiring board includes a base layer, a first layer, and a second layer. The base layer includes a first surface provided with a conductor pattern. The first layer covers the first surface and the conductor pattern such that the first surface and the conductor pattern are exposed at an edge portion of the base layer. The second layer covers a second surface of the edge portion of the base layer. A first edge of the first layer and a second edge of the second layer are provided with a convex-concave shape that is convex or concave along the first surface or the second surface of the base layer. The first edge is located on the edge portion side, and the second edge is located on the back of the first edge.04-26-2012
20110063807HANDHELD ELECTRONIC DEVICE - A handheld electronic device including a first body, a second body, a sliding module, and a shielding member is provided. The sliding module drives the first body and the second body transforming between a retracting state and a spreading state. The sliding module includes a sliding member, a fixing member and a driving member. The sliding member has an opening and when the first body and the second body configure in the spreading state, a part of the opening is exposed. The shielding member is coupled to the driving member. When the first body and the second body are transformed from the retracting state to the spreading state, the driving member drives the shielding member sliding with respect to the sliding member to shield the part of the opening.03-17-2011
20120120619COMMUNICATION DEVICE AND METHOD OF COUPLING ELECTRICALLY CIRCUIT BOARDS - There is provided a communication device that includes a first circuit board which includes a first ground pattern (GND) and a first signal line formed on a substrate, a ground pin electrically coupled with the first GND, where the ground pin protrudes from an end of the substrate, and a signal pin formed in the substrate and electrically coupled with the first signal line, where the signal pin protrudes from the end. The communication device further includes a send circuit board which includes a second GND and a second signal line, wherein when an end of the circuit board is inserted into a space between the ground pin and the signal pin, the first signal line and the second signal line are electrically coupled with each other via the signal pin and the first GND and the second GND are electrically coupled with each other via the ground pin.05-17-2012
20120120618HINGE MECHANISM FOR MOBILE ELECTRONIC DEVICE - A hinge mechanism for a mobile electronic device includes a first leaf comprising first and second fixed pivot axes and a second leaf comprising third and fourth fixed pivot axes, the four pivot axes being substantially parallel to one another. A first linkage is pivotally coupled to the first leaf at the first pivot axis and pivotally coupled to the second leaf at the fourth pivot axis. A second linkage is pivotally coupled to the first leaf such at the second pivot axis and pivotally coupled to the second leaf at the third pivot axis. The first and second leaves are pivotable at least about 180° relative to one another. A cam mechanism can be included to bias the pivotal motion of the leaves. An FPC or other electrical connector linking the leaves can pass through a passage in at least one of the linkages.05-17-2012
20120002379CIRCUIT BOARD STRUCTURE - A circuit board structure includes a rigid circuit board, a flexible circuit board connected to the rigid circuit board and a fixing member positioned between the rigid circuit board and the flexible circuit board. The flexible circuit board is folded over the rigid circuit board. The fixing member is secured to the rigid circuit board latching the flexible circuit board.01-05-2012
20120008289OPTICAL MODULE - Provided is an optical module in which wiring density may be reduced to ensure isolation between lines to reduce crosstalk. A flexible printed circuit includes: dielectric layers; a first pattern facing portion including a first ground conductor pattern and a first wiring pattern electrically connected to an electric terminal, which are facing each other through the dielectric layer; and a second pattern facing portion including a second ground conductor pattern and a second wiring pattern electrically connected to the electric terminal, which are facing each other through the dielectric layer, the second pattern facing portion facing the first pattern facing portion, in which when the dielectric layer is bent along a portion between the first pattern facing portion and the second pattern facing portion, at least one of the first ground conductor pattern and the second ground conductor pattern is located between the first wiring pattern and the second wiring pattern.01-12-2012
20120057311ELECTRONIC CIRCUIT AND METHOD FOR THE MANUFACTURE OF THE SAME - The invention relates to an electronic circuit and to a method for the manufacture of an electronic circuit comprising at least two electronic components on a common flexible substrate, wherein the at least two electronic components in each case have at least one electrical functional layer composed of identical functional layer material. The electrical functional layers are formed from identical functional layer material and from layer regions of a layer formed in strip-type fashion on the substrate.03-08-2012
20120057312Flexible printed circuit board and touch screen panel apparatus having the same - A flexible printed circuit board (FPCB) simultaneously coupled to both surfaces of a substrate structure, e.g., a touch screen panel is provided. The FPCB includes a main substrate unit having a first pad unit and an auxiliary substrate unit extending from the main substrate unit to one side of the first pad unit. The auxiliary substrate unit includes a first substrate unit positioned parallel with the first pad unit along a first direction, a second substrate unit including a second pad unit, the second substrate unit spaced apart from the first substrate unit in a second direction, orthogonal to the first direction, and a plurality of third substrate units extending along the second direction between the first and second substrate units.03-08-2012
20120026699CIRCUIT BOARD OF PORTABLE ELECTRONIC DEVICE - A circuit board includes a main body and a connecting member mounted on the main body. The main body defines a separating groove and is divided into two segments by the separating groove, such that the main body is broken along the separating groove to separate the two segments from each other when a force is applied thereto. When the main body is broken along the separating groove to separate the two segments from each other, the connecting member electronically connects the two segments to each other.02-02-2012
20120206887ELECTRICAL DEVICE-BATTERY ASSEMBLY AND THE METHOD TO MAKE THE SAME - Printed electronics are increasingly becoming an important industry, thus innovations to integrate the various components and processes would be very useful to expand this industry. Disclosed are innovational concepts that would be very useful to accelerate this industry. Webs of printed electronics, antennas, power sources (cells/batteries), and assembly substrates can be merged together to form a completed electronic assembly that could be, for example, in label form or in a stand alone electronic device.08-16-2012
20120155037ELECTRONIC APPARATUS AND METHOD OF MANUFACTURING HOLDING MEMBER - An electronic apparatus includes a metal holding member. The holding member includes a first region, a second region formed by hemming the first region, and a third region formed by bending perpendicularly relative to the second region at a bending part. The first region has an opening part. A part of the opening part is blocked by the bending part.06-21-2012
20090135568PLASMA DISPLAY DEVICE - A plasma display device is disclosed. In one embodiment, the plasma display device includes a plasma display panel, a chassis base, a printed circuit board assembly, and a flexible printed circuit. The chassis base supports the plasma display panel. The printed circuit board assembly is disposed at one side of the chassis base. The flexible printed circuit electrically connects an electrode of the plasma display panel and the printed circuit board assembly. The flexible printed circuit crosses an extension plane of the printed circuit board assembly at a predetermined angle and is connected to the printed circuit board assembly. One embodiment of the invention lowers manufacturing costs and reduces EMI by shortening a length of a flexible printed circuit.05-28-2009
20120300419INTERMEDIATE STRUCTURE, METHOD AND SUBSTRATE FOR FABRICATING FLEXIBLE DISPLAY DEVICE - An intermediate structure of a flexible display device includes a substrate, an etching layer, a flexible substrate, and a display module. A trench structure is formed in a surface of the substrate. The etching layer is formed on the surface and covers the substrate. The flexible substrate is disposed on the etching layer. The flexible substrate and the substrate are spaced apart from each other by the etching layer. The display module is disposed on the flexible substrate. The flexible substrate can be peeled from the substrate without applying a mechanical force and thus the yield is improved, and the process time and the fabricating cost are also reduced. In addition, the present invention also provides a substrate for fabricating a flexible display device and a method for fabricating a flexible display device.11-29-2012
20110090653METHOD FOR PRODUCING A ROLLABLE WEB AND A ROLLABLE WEB - A method for producing a rollable web with successive antennas, where an electronic chip is attached to an antenna in a predetermined position. The position of an electronic chip changes with respect to the antenna when compared to at least some of the chips within individual and successive antennas. A rollable web includes successive antennas, where electronic chips are attached to antennas in a predetermined position. In the rollable web, the position of a chip changes with respect to the antenna compared to at least some of the chips within individual and successive antennas.04-21-2011
20110090652WATERPROOF STRUCTURE FOR PORTABLE TERMINAL - A waterproof structure for a portable terminal including a flexible printed circuit (FPC) extending outside of a first housing of a pair of housings from inside the first housing and arranged inside of a second housing of the pair of housings. A wiring hole is formed in each housing to provide a path allowing passage of the FPC therethrough. A waterproof member provided in the wiring hole substantially contacts at least inner walls of the housings and an outer circumferential surface of the FPC to prevent movement of the FPC. An outer circumferential surface of the waterproof member substantially contacts a circumference of an inlet of the wiring hole or an inner wall of the wiring hole. The waterproof member is provided between the housing of the portable terminal and the FPC improving a waterproof function and preventing moisture or water from being introduced into the housing of the terminal.04-21-2011
20130170158Knitted textile substrate with different stitch patterns and electronic textile - A knitted substrate (07-04-2013
20130170157BACK PLATE OF FLEXIBLE DISPLAY AND FLEXIBLE DISPLAY TERMINAL HAVING THE SAME - A back plate arranged at a back surface of a flexible display of a flexible display terminal is provided. The back plate may include a substrate with divided regions having similar displacements, so that when the flexible display is deformed, a plurality of divided plates are formed. A connected part formed of a flexible material may connect the divided plates with each other, and may be deformable in response deformation of the flexible display.07-04-2013
20100246144ELECTRONIC DEVICE PACKAGE, MODULE, AND ELECTRONIC DEVICE - The present invention is directed to provide a semiconductor package and the like realizing reduced manufacturing cost and improved reliability by enhancing a ground line and/or a power supply line. A semiconductor package 09-30-2010
20120162935CIRCUIT BOARD - A circuit board includes an induction coil, a ground cable, and an audio signal cable. The induction coil and the audio signal cable are respectively allocated at the two sides of the ground cable. The induction coil and the audio signal cable are spaced a predetermined distance apart. The predetermined distance is equal to or greater than an effective inductive distance of the induction coil.06-28-2012
20120162936MOBILE TERMINAL AND CASING CONNECTING STRUCTURE - A mobile terminal including a first casing, and a second casing connected to the first casing. An electrically conductive plate is disposed inside either of the first casing and the second casing or between the first casing and the second casing. A flexible printed circuit board connects the first casing and the second casing. An electrically conductive reinforcement member is connected to a surface of a portion of the flexible printed circuit board. An electrically conductive connecting member conducts electricity between the electrically conductive reinforcement member and the electrically conductive plate.06-28-2012
20120314383DISPLAY DEVICE - A display device includes a second flexible printed circuit board electrically connected to interface terminals, a display panel joined to a first flexible printed circuit board, and a sub panel joined to the second flexible printed circuit board. The second flexible printed circuit board includes an upper end portion which extending sideward from an end portion of the sub panel above the first flexible printed circuit board, an outward bent portion bent from the upper end portion in a return direction, an intermediate portion extending from the outward bent portion such that the intermediate portion passes an electrically connecting portion with the first flexible printed circuit board below the first flexible printed circuit board, an inward bent portion bent from the intermediate portion in a return direction toward the electrically connecting portion, and a lower end portion extending from the inward bent portion and reaching the electrically connecting portion.12-13-2012
20120212912ELECTRONIC DEVICE - An electronic device is disclosed. The electronic device includes a housing, a circuit board, an antenna, electronic components, and a wiring part. The circuit board is built inside the housing on which an opening is formed. The antenna is facing one surface of the circuit board. Electronic components are disposed at the position facing the antenna through the circuit board, on the other surface of the circuit board, in a state such that the electronic components are not fixed to the circuit board The wiring part passes through the opening of the circuit board, with one end connected to the electronic components on one side of the circuit board and other end connected to the circuit board on the other surface of the circuit board.08-23-2012
20120134122Display device and method of manufacturing the same - A method of manufacturing a display device includes preparing a display panel that has a display region where an image is displayed and a non-display region adjacent to the display region, and disposing a power supply flexible printed circuit board (FPCB) in a lower surface of the display panel and in the non-display region of an upper surface of the display panel. The method includes disposing a tape on the display panel to cover an upper side of the power supply FPCB disposed on the upper surface of the display panel, and attaching the tape to the display panel by performing a thermal hardening process on the tape to fix the power supply FPCB to the display panel.05-31-2012
20120250269TELEVISION RECEIVER AND ELECTRONIC DEVICE - According to one embodiment, a television receiver includes a housing, a circuit board, and a flexible printed wiring board. The flexible printed wiring board is electrically connected to the circuit board, and includes an inner layer, a first outer layer, a second outer layer, a first conductive layer, a second conductive layer, and a conductive portion. The inner layer is provided with a first surface and a second surface. The first outer layer covers the first surface. The second outer layer covers the second surface. The first conductive layer is buried in the first surface and is in contact with the first outer layer. The second conductive layer is buried in the second surface and is in contact with the second outer layer. The conductive portion passes through the inner layer and electrically connects between the first conductive layer and the second conductive layer.10-04-2012
20120170232ELECTRONIC TEXTILE WITH LOCAL ENERGY SUPPLY DEVICES - An electronic textile (07-05-2012
20120236514ELECTROOPTIC SUBSTRATE, ELECTROOPTIC DEVICE, AND ELECTRONIC APPARATUS - In at least one embodiment of the disclosure, an electrooptic device includes first and second mounting terminals arranged on a terminal portion to be aligned in a direction intersecting with a side of the electrooptic substrate. A first flexible substrate is connected to the first mounting terminal. A second flexible substrate is connected to the second mounting terminal and arranged to be superimposed on the first flexible substrate. A resin member covers the first flexible substrate, the second flexible substrate and the electrooptic substrate.09-20-2012
20100271789DEVICE FOR PROTECTING THE PINS OF AN ELECTRONIC COMPONENT - The invention relates to a protective device for an electronic component including at least one pin to be electrically connected to an electronic system. The device includes at least one flexible printed circuit including first and second opposite surfaces, a central portion including a through opening for receiving the pin, and flaps connected to the central portion. The printed circuit is made of two insulation layers and includes at least one first conducting track between the two insulating layers, connecting the pin to the electronic system, a second conducting track extending on the first surface, and a third conducting track extending on the second surface. The flaps are folded back at least partially onto each other in order to encapsulate the pin and to electrically connect the second and third conducting tracks.10-28-2010
20120218724DISPLAY DEVICE - Provided is a display device including: a display panel; a frame which holds the display panel; and a cushion which is softer than the frame, wherein the frame includes: a first portion which overlaps the display panel; a second portion which extends from the first portion more outwardly than an outer edge of the display panel; and a projecting portion which is formed on the second portion in a raised manner and faces a side surface of the outer edge of the display panel, and the cushion has a hole, is mounted on the projecting portion by fitting the projecting portion in the hole, and faces the side surface of the outer edge of the display panel in an opposed manner.08-30-2012
20120314382STRETCHABLE CIRCUIT ASSEMBLIES - A stretchable circuit assembly includes first and second printed circuit boards, discrete conductive wires or flexible circuits including ends connected to the first and second printed circuit boards, and a stretchable interconnect in which the discrete conductive wires or flexible circuits and a portion of the first and second printed circuit boards are embedded. Main surfaces of the flexible circuits are perpendicular or substantially perpendicular to main surfaces of the stretchable interconnect. A method of making a stretchable circuit assembly includes the steps of providing electrical interconnects, a first printed circuit board, and a second printed circuit board, shaping the electrical interconnects to have an oscillating configuration, and forming a stretchable interconnect such that the electrical interconnects, a portion of the first printed circuit board, and a portion of the second printed circuit board are embedded within the stretchable interconnect.12-13-2012
20120257362DISPLAY DEVICE AND ELECTRONIC APPARATUS - Disclosed herein is a display device including a main board part configured to have a display area including drive wiring and have a display panel disposed in the display area; and an auxiliary board part configured to be monolithic with the main board part and have extraction wiring from the drive wiring.10-11-2012
20120262887MOBILE TERMINAL - A mobile terminal includes a first body and a second body, a first display unit mounted to the first body, and a slide module configured to move the first body and the second body with respect to each other. Further, the slide module includes a first slide member coupled to the first body, and a second slide member having a first bending portion and a second bending portion extending from a side end thereof in directions crossing each other, and configured to encompass at least part of side surfaces of the first slide member. In addition, the first bending portion and the second bending portion are spaced from at least one side surface of the first display unit with a predetermined gap from the side surface of the first display unit.10-18-2012
20120262886Display Device - A wiring area on a substrate is expanded and the width of the substrate is reduced to achieve a smaller display device at lower cost. The display device includes a display panel, a circuit board, and a flexible printed circuit board connecting the display panel and the circuit board, and the circuit board and the flexible printed circuit board are electrically connected to each other via an anisotropic conductive film. Crimp contacts 10-18-2012
20090016033INTEGRATED CIRCUIT PACKAGE SYSTEM WITH FLEXIBLE SUBSTRATE AND MOUNDED PACKAGE - An integrated circuit package system includes: providing a flexible circuit substrate; mounting an integrated circuit or an integrated circuit package over the flexible circuit substrate and connected to the flexible circuit substrate with interconnects; and encapsulating the integrated circuit or integrated circuit package with a mounded encapsulation having a first level and a second level, the second level having the flexible circuit substrate folded thereover.01-15-2009
20090016032INTEGRATED CIRCUIT PACKAGE SYSTEM WITH FLEXIBLE SUBSTRATE AND RECESSED PACKAGE - An integrated circuit package system includes: providing a flexible circuit substrate having a fold; mounting an integrated circuit or an integrated circuit package over the flexible circuit substrate and connected to the flexible circuit substrate with interconnects; and encapsulating the integrated circuit or integrated circuit package with a recessed encapsulation having a first level and a second level, the second level having the flexible circuit substrate folded thereover.01-15-2009
20130170156DISPLAY DEVICE - Disclosed herein is a display device having an intermediate panel firming supporting a display panel, maximizing heat dissipation and having a light weight, and a bracket facilitating assembly of the intermediate panel with other components. The display device includes the display panel, the intermediate panel disposed on the rear surface of the display panel, the bracket including a first combining part combined with the intermediate panel and a second combining part combined with the display panel and provided with guide grooves on the second combining part, a side cover including a frame part disposed at the edges of the display panel and the bracket, support parts extending from the frame part and supporting the bracket and a guide rib protruding in the forward direction of the support part and combined with the guide groove, and a rear cover disposed on the rear surface of the intermediate panel.07-04-2013
20110122587FLEXIBLE CIRCUIT STRETCHING - A method of connecting electrical components and an electronic device formed using this method are disclosed. This method includes stretching a first substrate with a plurality of conductive traces to form a stretched substrate where at least one increased pitch (a spacing between two conductive traces plus a width of one conductive trace) is not greater than 40 microns; and electrically connecting the conductive traces on the first substrate to conductive traces on a second substrate. A device by which this method can be implemented is also disclosed, which includes a base, and platforms and stretchers mounted to the base that are configured to pull opposite ends of the first substrate to align the conductive traces thereon with the conductive traces on the second substrate.05-26-2011
20120320542DISPLAY DEVICE AND METHOD FOR MANUFACTURING THE SAME - A display device includes: a substrate having a bonding area at an edge of the substrate; a conductive pad on the bonding area of the substrate; an external connection member having a connection area bonded with the bonding area of the substrate; a bump in the connection area of the external connection member at a side of the external connection member facing the conductive pad; and an anisotropic conductive film selectively disposed between the conductive pad and the bump and forming an electrical connection between the conductive pad and the bump.12-20-2012
20120320541FLEXIBLE DISPLAY DEVICE AND CARD WITH DISPLAY FUNCTION USING THE SAME - A flexible display device and a card with display function using the same are provided. The flexible display device comprises a multi-layer substrate and a display module. The multi-layer substrate comprises a patterned layer, a trace layer, an insulation layer and a intact copper foil. The insulation layer is disposed between the patterned layer and the trace layer. The trace layer is disposed between the insulation layer and the intact copper foil, such that the trace layer is protected by the intact copper foil. The display module is disposed on the patterned layer.12-20-2012
20120268904FLEXIBLE PRINTED CIRCUIT BOARD - A flexible printed circuit board (FPCB) includes a main portion and a number of interfaces connected to the main portion. The main portion incorporates a low-voltage differential signal (LVDS) cable and at least one function cable. The main portion includes a first connecting strip, a second connecting strip, and a third connecting strip, which are all connected together at one end. The interfaces includes a first interface connected to the first connecting strip, a second interface connected to the second connecting strip, and a third interface connected to the third connecting strip. The first interface incorporates a LVDS interface and a function module interface. The second interface is a LVDS interface. The third interface is a function module interface.10-25-2012
20100232121Interconnect for Printed Board Assembly - A printed board includes a base printed board including a trace; an electronic component operably associated with the base printed board; and a dielectric connector build-up extending from the base printed board. The dielectric connector build-up defines a via. The printed board further includes a land attachment site disposed in the via. The land attachment site extends through the dielectric connector build-up and into the base printed board. The land attachment site is electrically coupled with the trace and is configured to be electrically coupled to another printed board by one of an electrically conductive compound and a flowed solder ball.09-16-2010
20120275124METHOD FOR PRODUCING A PRINTED CIRCUIT BOARD CONSISTING OF AT LEAST TWO PRINTED CIRCUIT BOARD REGIONS, AND PRINTED CIRCUIT BOARD - In a method for producing a printed circuit board consisting of at least two printed circuit regions, wherein the printed circuit board regions each comprise at least one conductive layer and/or at least one device or one conductive component, wherein printed circuit board regions (11-01-2012
20120287587SURFACE MOUNTABLE NAVIGATION DEVICE WITH TACTILE RESPONSE - A surface mountable navigation device with tactile response includes a flexible coupling component and a navigation sensor. The flexible coupling component can be a flexible printed circuit having a first end and a second end. The flexible coupling component can be folded at least partially on itself so that the first end is above the second end. The first end of the flexible coupling component can be coupled to the navigation sensor. The second end of the flexible coupling component can be coupled to a circuit board of an electronic device. The second end can have a plurality of conductor pads adapted to electrically couple the navigation sensor to the circuit board. As the flexible coupling component can be folded onto itself, the navigation device requires less space within the interior of the electronic device.11-15-2012
20110157845TOUCH PANEL - A touch panel is characterized in that one side of a top panel protrudes beyond a side of a bottom panel, signals of sensing areas or conductive layer on the top panel for sensing capacitive variation or voltage variation are transmitted to a bottom surface of the protruded side, signals of sensing areas or conductive layer on the bottom panel for sensing capacitive variation or voltage variation are transmitted to a bottom surface of the top panel through conductive adhesives and to the bottom surface of the protruded side, and the top panel has a flexible PCB formed on the bottom surface of the protruded side to receive those signals. As the flexible PCB is not sandwiched between the top and bottom panels, all layers of the touch panel can be uniformly and tightly bonded and touch insensitivity caused by air penetration into the touch panel can be prevented.06-30-2011
20110157844Flat Panel Display Module Having Anti-Shock Screw-Tightening Structure - A flat panel display module having anti-shock screw-tightening structure is provided. The flat panel display module includes a display panel, a flexible printed circuit, a printed circuit board, a back plate, a fastening element, and a flexible separator. The display panel has a signal connecting end. One end of the flexible printed circuit is electrically connected to the signal connecting end while the other end is electrically connected to the printed circuit board. The printed circuit board has a through hole. The back plate accommodates the display panel. The flexible printed circuit is disposed across the back plate so that the printed circuit board is parallel to the back plate. The fastening element which has a length greater than the thickness of the printed circuit board passes through the through hole and is secured to the surface of the back plate. The flexible separator is disposed between the back plate and the printed circuit board and pushes the printed circuit board away from the back plate so that the printed circuit board touches against the fastening element. The flat panel display module maintains a space between the printed circuit board and the back plate to accomplish the purpose of anti-shock.06-30-2011
20110157843PORTABLE TERMINAL WITH HINGE APPARATUS - A portable terminal includes: a first housing; a second housing coupled to the first housing via a hinge device, the second housing pivoting about a first hinge axis toward or away from the first housing to be closed or opened, and rotating about a second axis, so that the front and rear sides of the second housing are reversed, the second axis extending perpendicular to the first axis. The hinge includes: a hinge housing extending along the direction of the first hinge axis and coupled to the first housing in such a manner that the hinge housing is rotated about the first hinge axis on the first housing; and a coupling member anchored to the second housing and coupled to the hinge housing to be rotatable about the second hinge axis. While the hinge housing is being rotated about the first hinge axis, the coupling member is turned around the first hinge axis in a state in which one side of the coupling member is faced to the outer peripheral surface of the hinge housing.06-30-2011
20130021762FLEXIBLE DISPLAY WITH DISPLAY SUPPORT - A display system includes a continuous flexible display and two main display supports being hingeable with respect to each other between a closed storage position and a planar configuration for fixing the flexible display in an open position. At least one additional display support supports a segment of the flexible display located between the said respective portions of the flexible display in the open position. This additional display support is movable with respect to the display segment between a non-operational position and a support position when the two main display supports are moved between the storage position and the planar position, such that in the open position substantially the whole surface of the display is supported by the respective display supports.01-24-2013
20130176693CIRCUIT BOARD FOR DISPLAY AND DISPLAY MODULE WITH DISPLAY AND CIRCUIT BOARD - A display circuit board is provided with at least one section being configured as flexible circuit board, wherein the at least one flexible section of the display circuit board has at least one electrode being coupleable with a capacitive sensor device. Furthermore, a display module is provided with a display and a display circuit board. In addition, a method for the production of a display module is provided, wherein the display circuit board is inserted in a module housing together with the display in such a way that the flexible section is at least partially arranged between a side wall of the display and a side wall of the module housing. Finally, an electrical hand-held device, such as a cell phone or the like, is provided with a display module.07-11-2013
20130141880FLEXIBLE CIRCUIT ASSEMBLY WITH WIRE BONDING - A flexible circuit assembly that includes a flexible circuit substrate. A spacer is attached to a first side surface of the substrate, and a die carrier is attached to the opposite side surface of the substrate. The die carrier includes one or more photonic die mounted thereon that face an opening formed through the substrate so that the photonic die transmits and/or receives optical signals through the opening. Wire bonds electrically connect the photonic die to an electrical pad on the first side surface of the substrate. The spacer helps to space the wire bonds from an optical connector that connects to the flexible circuit assembly, so that the wire bonds do not interfere with the mechanical connection between the flexible circuit assembly and the optical connector.06-06-2013
20080298029PRINTED CIRCUIT BOARD HAVING AIR VENT FOR MOLDING AND PACKAGE USING THE SAME - Provided is a printed circuit board having air vents and a semiconductor package that uses the printed circuit board having the air vents. The printed circuit board includes a substrate layer having a circuit pattern and a protection layer formed on the substrate layer, a molding region on which at least one semiconductor chip is mounted and for which a molding for the semiconductor chip is performed, and a plurality of air vents extending towards edges of the printed circuit board from the molding region.12-04-2008
20130201636TILE, ASSEMBLY OF TILES WITH A CARRIER, METHOD OF MANUFACTURING AN ASSEMBLY - An assembly of a plurality of tiles (08-08-2013
20130128475ELECTRONIC DEVICE WITH GUIDING MECHANISM FOR GUIDING FLEXIBLE PRINTED CIRCUIT BOARD - An electronic device with a guiding mechanism for guiding a flexible printed circuit board includes a base, a cover, two guiding members, a pushing member, the flexible printed circuit board (FPC) and a rotating member. A through hole is formed on the base. The cover is movably disposed on a first side of the base. The two guiding members are disposed on the second side of the base in parallel. The pushing member is slidably disposed on the two guiding members and has a guiding surface. An end of the FPC is connected to the cover and an other end of the FPC passes through the through hole and surrounds the guiding surface of the pushing member so as to be connected to the base. The rotating member is rotatably disposed on the second side of the base and has a pushing portion abutting against the pushing member.05-23-2013
20130128474DRIVING PRINTED CIRCUIT BOARD AND LIQUID CRYSTAL DISPLAY DEVICE INCLUDING THE SAME - The present disclosure discloses a driving printed circuit board (PCB) for use in a display device. More particularly, a driving printed circuit board improving the bonding by preventing PCB warpage is provided. The rear surface stiffener plate includes polygonal patterns to prevent a PCB warpage of the driving printed circuit board due to different heat shrinkage from that of the board during the surface mounting technology (SMT) process.05-23-2013
20130141881DISPLAY DEVICE - In a display device (06-06-2013
20100277878MOUNTING STRUCTURE - There is provided a mounting structure in which, it is possible to regulate positions of mounting components, or in other words, an angle of bending of the circuit board, without using any jigs etc., and it is possible to dispose mounting components at arbitrary positions without inhibiting small-sizing of the mounting structure and of a product in which the mounting structure is installed.11-04-2010
20110222248MOUNTING STRUCTURE OF FLEXIBLE PRINTED CIRCUIT BOARD AND SLIDING-TYPE ELECTRONIC DEVICE - A mounting structure of a flexible printed circuit board and a sliding-type electronic device is provided by which a too large increase in thickness of devices can be avoided and a pair of housings can be slid relatively in a bending and slanting direction. In the mounting structure, an upper housing 09-15-2011
20110228490LARGE CAPACITY MEMORY MODULE MOUNTING DEVICE FOR PORTABLE TERMINAL - A large capacity memory module mounting device employed in a portable terminal is provided, including a large capacity memory module including a plurality of first contact pads; and a flexible circuit board including a plurality of second contact pads and electrically connected to the large capacity memory module by forming solder pads in a heating process after the first and second contact pads are positioned in a face-to-face manner. Accordingly, the large capacity memory module can be advantageously mounted to the portable terminal and an electromagnetic field can be effectively shielded.09-22-2011
20130148315Electronic Devices with Tubular Flexible Circuitry - An electronic device may be provided that has flexible circuitry such as spiral wrapped flexible circuitry. Flexible circuitry may be connected to one or more sides of an electronic component such as rigid printed circuit board or coupled between a rigid printed circuit board an another device component. Flexible circuitry may include an adhesive strip for maintaining a spiral wrap configuration of the flexible circuitry. An adhesive strip may be covered by a removable protective liner during manufacturing of an electronic device so that the flexible circuitry may be tested in a flat, unrolled configuration prior to installation in the electronic device. Flexible circuitry may include a conductive layer configured to form an electromagnetic shield for an electronic component mounted in the spiral wrap. Flexible circuitry may be wrapped around an elongated support member that is mounted along an edge of the electronic component.06-13-2013
20110235286DISPLAY PANEL MODULE AND DISPLAY APPARATUS - An object of the present invention is to provide a display panel module which enhances, in a display panel module, heat dissipation characteristics of a driving circuit element without reducing the number of display panels to be taken, and allows reduction in the number of display circuit elements. The display panel module according to the present invention includes: a film package; a display panel; a plurality of first electrodes connected to the film package; a plurality of second electrodes provided at a larger pitch than the first electrodes connected to the display panel; and a flexible printed circuit board 09-29-2011
20100302745LEAD FRAME WITH STITCHING-ASSISTING STRUCTURES, ELECTRONIC DEVICE HAVING SUCH LEAD FRAME AND APPARATUS HAVING SUCH ELECTRONIC DEVICE - The invention discloses a lead frame having stitching-assisting structures, an electronic device having such lead frame, and an apparatus having such electronic device. The apparatus according to the invention also includes a flexible substrate and a plurality of conductive threads. Particularly, the conductive threads are sewn through the flexible substrate and the stitching-assisting structures to fix the electronic device on the flexible substrate, and the conductive threads electrically contact with the stitching-assisting structures of the electronic device.12-02-2010
20130155632FLEXIBLE PRINTED CIRCUIT BOARD AND COMBINATION THEREOF - A flexible printed circuit board for connecting external modules, includes a high-frequency signal wiring board and a low-frequency signal wiring board. Side edges of the high-frequency signal wiring board and the low-frequency signal wiring board are connected to each other. The low-frequency signal wiring board is folded toward the high-frequency signal wiring board to form a stacked double-layer board structure. Each of two ends of the high-frequency signal wiring board extends to form a connecting board for connecting the external module. A flexible printed circuit board combination includes two flexible printed circuit boards.06-20-2013
20130188322WEARABLE DEVICE ASSEMBLY HAVING SOLDER MASK - A wrist-worn device monitors movements of a user. A curvilinear body of the wrist-worn device includes a plurality of flex areas, and an internal spine member of the wrist-worn device extends through the curvilinear body. A flexible circuit member is wrapped around and connected to the spine member. The flexible circuit member interconnects a controller and one or more sensors of a sensor assembly within the body. A solder mask applied to the flexible circuit member includes a curvilinear edge that distributes stress caused by flexing of the flexible circuit member.07-25-2013
20120002380CIRCUIT BOARD AND MOTHER LAMINATED BODY - A circuit board includes a laminated body including insulation layers made of a flexible material that are stacked on one another. External electrodes are provided on a bottom surface of the laminated body. Ground conductors are provided in the laminated body and that are harder than the insulation layers. The laminated body includes a flexible region and a rigid region that is adjacent to the flexible region when viewed in plan from a z-axis direction. The rigid region is defined by the ground conductors when viewed in plan from the z-axis direction. The external electrodes are provided within the flexible region when viewed in plan from the z-axis direction.01-05-2012
20130194760PORTABLE ELECTRONIC DEVICE - A portable electronic device including a first body and a second body is provided. The first body has a first operating surface. The second body covers the first operating surface and includes a back cover and a main body. The back cover is slidably disposed on the first body along a first axis. The back cover is suitable for sliding relative to the first body, such that the first operating surface is exposed by the second body. The main body is pivoted to the back cover along a second axis and has a second operating surface. The main body is suitable for pivoting relative to the back cover to change a relative position between the first operating surface and the second operating surface. The first axis is parallel to the second operating surface, and the second axis is perpendicular to the second operating surface.08-01-2013
20130194762MOTOR CONTROL DEVICE - A motor control device includes a circuit board having a control circuit controlling electric power to be supplied to a motor, a base fixedly supporting the circuit board, a flexible printed circuit supplying electric power to the motor, a pin terminal disposed on the circuit board, being electrically connected with the control circuit, a dummy pin terminal disposed on the circuit board, being electrically free from the control circuit, a wiring pattern land disposed on the FPC, being electrically connected with the pin terminal, and a dummy wiring pattern land disposed on the FPC, being connected with the dummy pin terminal.08-01-2013
20130194761Flexible Display Device and Method of Manufacturing the Same - In a flexible display device including flexibility and toughness, and a method of manufacturing the flexible display device, the flexible display device includes a glass substrate, a flexible substrate and a display unit which are sequentially stacked, and the flexible display device has a structure wherein a surface area of the flexible substrate is larger than a surface area of the glass substrate. A volume of the device may be significantly reduced for convenience of portability since a flexible area where the glass substrate is not located may be folded or rolled. Also, a stable circuit connection may be guaranteed since the driving chip is installed on a hard area which does not go through a heating process in order to separate the glass substrate and the flexible substrate during the manufacturing process.08-01-2013
20130100618Stretchable Form of Single Crystal Silicon for High Performance Electronics on Rubber Substrates - The present invention provides stretchable, and optionally printable, semiconductors and electronic circuits capable of providing good performance when stretched, compressed, flexed or otherwise deformed. Stretchable semiconductors and electronic circuits of the present invention preferred for some applications are flexible, in addition to being stretchable, and thus are capable of significant elongation, flexing, bending or other deformation along one or more axes. Further, stretchable semiconductors and electronic circuits of the present invention may be adapted to a wide range of device configurations to provide fully flexible electronic and optoelectronic devices.04-25-2013
20130201639DISPLAY DEVICE AND METHOD OF MANUFACTURING THE SAME - A method of manufacturing a display device includes providing a display panel including a first alignment mark on one side of opposite facing sides, obtaining location information of the first alignment mark by imaging the one side of the display panel, providing a flexible printed circuit board that includes a second alignment mark and a subsidiary mark on one side of the flexible printed circuit board, the subsidiary mark being spaced apart from the display panel and being spaced a predetermined distance apart from the second alignment mark, aligning the first alignment mark and the second alignment mark by disposing the subsidiary mark to be spaced the predetermined distance apart from the first alignment mark on the basis of the location information of the first alignment mark, and bonding the display panel and the flexible printed circuit board.08-08-2013
20130201640DISPLAY APPARATUS - A display apparatus includes a flexible display panel including a display area that displays an image and a non-display area adjacent to at least a part of the display area, a driver circuit unit connected to the non-display area and driving the flexible display panel, a cover member covering at least a part of the driver circuit unit and at least a part of the non-display area of the flexible display panel, and a fixing unit spaced apart from the driver circuit unit and overlapping the non-display area. The fixing unit is between the cover member and the flexible display panel and fixes the cover member and the flexible display panel.08-08-2013
20130201638Flexible Display Device - A flexible display device includes a display main body having flexibility; a first supporter which evenly supports a first side of the display main body; and a second supporter which evenly supports a second side of the display main body joined to the first side. During carrying, the display main body of the flexible display device is flexibly deformed and kept, and during use, the flexible display device is evenly unfolded and viewed. Accordingly, the flexible display device provides improved convenience in carrying and use.08-08-2013
20130201637ASSEMBLY, METHOD OF ASSEMBLING, AND TILE FOR USE IN ASSEMBLY - An assembly of a plurality of tiles (08-08-2013
20120075813FLEXIBLE DISPLAY APPARATUS - A flexible display apparatus includes a flexible display panel and a flexible printed circuit board (FPCB). The flexible display panel includes a display body and a peripheral circuit. The peripheral circuit is adjacent to the display body, and the FPCB is connected to the peripheral circuit. The FPCB includes a first portion and a second portion, wherein the first portion is connected between the peripheral circuit and the second portion. Bending modulus of the first portion is lower than that of the second portion. The flexible display apparatus has better reliability. Another flexible display apparatus is also provided.03-29-2012
20120092838MULTILAYER FLEXIBLE PRINTED CIRCUIT BOARD AND ELECTRONIC DEVICE - A multilayer flexible printed circuit board disclosed in the present application is a multilayer flexible printed circuit board in which a ground layer, an insulating layer and a signal wiring layer in which signal wiring is formed are laminated in sequence, with the multilayer flexible printed circuit board including a protruding portion protruding laterally, and a ground that is electrically connected to the ground layer being formed on at least one surface of the protruding portion, in order to have shielding properties that can cope with high speed signal transmission performed via the signal wiring layer.04-19-2012
20120092837FLEXIBLE PRINTED CIRCUIT BOARD AND ELECTRONIC DEVICE - A flexible printed circuit board can prevent itself from breaking without losing its flexibility, avoid significantly damaging the operation of an electronic device in the event that a part of the flexible printed circuit board is broken, and warn the user about the occurrence of a breakage. The flexible printed circuit board includes: a connecting portion that is formed at an end of a signal wire for transmitting an electric signal; a signal wiring portion in which a plurality of unidirectionally aligned signal wires are disposed in a vicinity of the connecting portion; a breakage detection portion in which the signal wires are not disposed and that is formed at one of side edges of the signal wiring portion; and a through hole formed between the breakage detection portion and the signal wiring portion.04-19-2012

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