Patent Number: 6,490,465

Title: Mobile telephone status menu with antenna position indication

Abstract: A mobile telephone displays a status menu on a mobile telephone display. The status menu includes an antenna position status that indicates if an antenna for the mobile telephone is properly positioned. The mobile telephone continually updates the antenna position status in the status menu when the status menu is displayed.

Inventors: Mittelstadt; David J. (Boulder, CO), Slater; Jon D. (Boulder, CO), Chittiappa; Gayathri (Boulder, CO), Morrison; Shawn C. (Boulder, CO), DeTar; Steve C. (Longmont, CO)

Assignee: Qualcomm, Inc.

International Classification: H01Q 1/24 (20060101); H04M 1/725 (20060101); H04M 1/72 (20060101); H04M 1/247 (20060101); H04B 017/00 (); H01Q 001/24 ()

Expiration Date: 12/03/2019