Patent Number: 7,043,284

Title: Integrated cellular phone, digital camera, and PDA, with swivel mechanism providing access to the interface elements of each function

Abstract: A wireless telecommunications device, including a telephone interface, a keyboard and a digital camera lens, utilizes a single mechanical transformation in the form of a swivel mechanism to allow the user to switch from one mode to another for portability and easy accessibility. Preferably, when configured in a first position, the wireless telecommunications device operates in the first mode. When configured in a second position, the wireless telecommunications device operates in the second mode. When configured in a third position, the wireless telecommunications device operates in a third mode. The first mode is a telephone mode. The second mode is a keyboard mode. The third mode is a camera mode.

Inventors: Tornaghi; Barbara (Monza, IT)

Assignee: Flextronics AP, LLC

International Classification: H04M 1/00 (20060101)

Expiration Date: 5/09/02018