US 9,811,766 B2
Electronic device having a drawable section with multiple electrical loads
Kazumasa Kinoda, Kanagawa (JP); and Shohgo Miura, Kanagawa (JP)
Assigned to Ricoh Company, Ltd., Tokyo (JP)
Filed by Kazumasa Kinoda, Kanagawa (JP); and Shohgo Miura, Kanagawa (JP)
Filed on Apr. 8, 2014, as Appl. No. 14/247,712.
Claims priority of application No. 2013-082196 (JP), filed on Apr. 10, 2013; and application No. 2013-083964 (JP), filed on Apr. 12, 2013.
Prior Publication US 2014/0307278 A1, Oct. 16, 2014
Int. Cl. G06K 15/00 (2006.01); G06K 15/16 (2006.01); G03G 15/00 (2006.01); G03G 21/16 (2006.01)
CPC G06K 15/16 (2013.01) [G03G 15/5004 (2013.01); G03G 21/1652 (2013.01); G03G 15/80 (2013.01)] 15 Claims
OG exemplary drawing
 
1. An electronic device comprising:
a processor configured to control operation of the electronic device;
a drawer that is drawable from a main body of the electronic device, the drawer including multiple loads mounted thereon; and
a connector that connects between the loads and the processor in a state that the drawer is housed in the main body, and disconnects the connection in a state that the drawer is drawn out from the main body;
wherein the drawer includes a circuitry, the circuitry being connected to the loads and enabling serial communication with the processor in the state that the drawer is drawn out from the main body.