|August 2017 New Apple Micro LED patents to cover smartphones and Televisions.|
The U.S. Patent and Trademark Office officially published a series of 52 newly granted patents for Apple Inc. today. In this particular report we cover another advanced 3D depth camera patent from Apple's Israeli team that covers desktop computers and 3D glasses. The patent also covers a projection system that is noted being incorporated into a smartphone. The second patent of interest is from Apple's acquired LuxVue team that have designed a micro-LED that could be used for future iDevices, a television, MacBook, iMac, automotive heads-up display and more. The invention also includes the display being able to sense a user's fingerprint for authentication purposes. Apple was also granted a few design patents with one being for a wireless charging plate. Apple sure seems to be increasingly looking to micro-LED.