Patent Number: 8,791,867

Title: Antenna device and mobile terminal having the same

Abstract: A mobile terminal includes a terminal body, and an antenna device mounted in the terminal body. The antenna device includes an antenna unit having a housing extending in one direction, and a plurality of conductors sequentially retracted into the housing, an elastic unit having a hollow portion through which the housing moves, the elastic unit applying an elastic force to the housing, a post unit having a connecting portion connected with the antenna unit, and a stopping portion stopped at the elastic unit when being inserted into the hollow portion, and an insertion guiding unit formed at an outer circumferential surface of the post unit so that at least part of the post unit is inserted into the hollow portion before the stopping portion is stopped at the elastic unit in the one direction.

Inventors: Joo; Wonseok (Seoul, KR)

Assignee: LG Electronics Inc.

International Classification: H01Q 1/24 (20060101)

Expiration Date: 7/29/12018