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1. (WO2018005890) LOCALIZED HAPTIC FEEDBACK ON FLEXIBLE DISPLAYS

Pub. No.:    WO/2018/005890    International Application No.:    PCT/US2017/040144
Publication Date: Fri Jan 05 00:59:59 CET 2018 International Filing Date: Fri Jun 30 01:59:59 CEST 2017
IPC: G06F 3/02
G06F 3/01
G06F 3/041
G06F 3/0488
Applicants: FLEXTRONICS AP, LLC
Inventors: ERASLAN, Mesut
HOARAU, Eric
KUZINNA, Sven
Title: LOCALIZED HAPTIC FEEDBACK ON FLEXIBLE DISPLAYS
Abstract:
A display system, has a flexible display screen which has a front side and a back side, and a plurality of haptic elements arranged in an array on the back side of the screen. The display system also has a controller board connected to the plurality of haptic elements and the flexible display screen. The controller board is configured to display a plurality of interactive buttons on the front side of the flexible display screen in locations corresponding to the plurality of haptic elements. The plurality of haptic elements are configured to provide haptic feedback based on touch input provided to the front side of the screen. The haptic feedback includes actuating a haptic element which corresponds to the location of an interactivebutton selected by the touch input.