Patent Number: 6,295,197

Title: Wireless communication apparatus

Abstract: A control module includes a control module having a body and a jack portion extending from the body for being received in a mating receptacle. The jack portion carries a plurality of contacts. A wireless communication portion is attached to the body. A switch portion is attached to the body. The switch portion is electrically connected to at least a portion of the contacts. A single receptacle assembly can be used to separately interconnect a plurality of types of communication devices to an electronic device in a space efficient and cost-effective manner.

Inventors: Watts, Jr.; La Vaughn F. (Austin, TX), Scholder; Erica (Austin, TX)

Assignee: Dell USA, L.P.

International Classification: G06F 1/16 (20060101); G06F 001/16 ()

Expiration Date: 09/25/2018