Apple has patented the game controller holder for Smartphones

Apple has patented the game controller holder for Smartphones

The US Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO) published its latest patent Apple. The document №8,939,838 we are talking about “accessory to control games on a portable electronic device» (Accessory for Playing Games with a Portable Electronic Device).

“Apple” Empire patented holder for smartphones equipped with gaming controls – spider, buttons, and so on. In this case, the unit cell is proposed to establish a special recess in the housing of the accessory.

Apple has patented the game controller holder for Smartphones

As planned by Apple, the holder may have different modifications – for example, to communicate with your smartphone in landscape or portrait orientation. Furthermore, the accessory may comprise additional electronic components – speaker, microphone, camera, and so forth.

Apple has patented the game controller holder for Smartphones

For the exchange of data between the controller and the mobile device is proposed to use a wireless connection that eliminates the need to integrate the connector. In addition, the system provides for the possibility of multiple holders for the organization of multi-player games.

About Apple’s plans for the withdrawal of gaming accessories on the market have not been announced.

Apple has patented the game controller holder for Smartphones updated: January 29, 2015 author: John Malkovich