Patent Number: 7,825,772

Title: Portable electronic apparatus and communication control method

Abstract: According to one embodiment, a portable electronic apparatus includes a housing having a first surface, an antenna provided in the housing, and a close proximity wireless transfer device provided in the housing and configured to execute, via the first surface, close proximity wireless transfer with an external device which is present within a predetermined wireless communication-capable distance from the antenna. The antenna is provided on an inner side in the first surface, with a space greater than the wireless communication-capable distance being provided from an outer peripheral edge of the first surface.

Inventors: Moritani; Mitsuaki (Yokohama, JP)

Assignee: Kabushiki Kaisha Toshiba

International Classification: H04B 7/00 (20060101)

Expiration Date: 2019-11-02 0:00:00