Patent Number: 7,711,864

Title: Methods and systems to dynamically manage performance states in a data processing system

Abstract: Data processing systems which operate in different modes, including a mode which supports providing an output of images through a port on the systems. In one embodiment, a data processing system includes a processing system, a cellular telephone transceiver, and a port which is configured to provide, as an output from the handheld data processing system, data representing movie video images. Methods and machine readable media are also described.

Inventors: de Cesare; Joshua (Campbell, CA), Cox; Keith (Campbell, CA), Dyke; Kenneth C. (Sunnyvale, CA)

Assignee: Apple Inc.

International Classification: G06F 3/00 (20060101)

Expiration Date: 5/04/12018