Patent Number: 6,297,778

Title: Apparatus and method for ensuring proper antenna position

Abstract: An apparatus and method for ensuring proper antenna position of a cordless communication device having a retractable antenna, including a detector such as a light sensor or induction coil for detecting the antenna position, and an indicator for providing audio and/or visual indication of the antenna position.

Inventors: Phillips; John Charles (New Hill, NC), Peele; James C. (Raleigh, NC)

Assignee: Ericsson Inc.

International Classification: H01Q 1/24 (20060101); H01Q 001/24 ()

Expiration Date: 10/02/2018