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Title:
AIR CONDITIONER AND METHOD FOR CONTROLLING SAME
Document Type and Number:
WIPO Patent Application WO/2019/132111
Kind Code:
A1
Abstract:
The present invention relates to an air conditioner and a method for controlling the same, the air conditioner comprising: a housing including an inlet port and an outlet port through which air can flow into and out of the housing; a fan driving unit for discharging, through the outlet port, air introduced into the housing through the inlet port; a filter unit for filtering the introduced air; a sensor unit which can sense foreign matter contained in the air; a storage unit in which information can be stored; and a processor for storing, in the storage unit, information on the mass concentration of foreign matter contained in the air, sensed by the sensor unit, and calculating the remaining lifetime of the filter unit on the basis of the information stored in the storage unit. Accordingly, the air conditioner can determine an appropriate time for replacement of a filter by calculating the remaining lifetime of the filter.

Inventors:
CHU, Euy-sung (#902-1601, 27 Bongyeong-ro 1517beon-gil, Yeongtong-gu,Suwon-si, Gyeonggi-do, 16700, KR)
LEE, Kwang-seung (#301, 68-5 Maetan-ro 140beon-gil, Yeongtong-gu,Suwon-si, Gyeonggi-do, 16544, KR)
LEE, Ji-su (#109-1404, 363 Hyowon-ro, Yeongtong-gu,Suwon-si, Gyeonggi-do, 16543, KR)
CHOE, Won (#113-302, 27 Yonggu-daero 2394beon-gil, Giheung-gu,Yongin-si, Gyeonggi-do, 16909, KR)
KO, Jae-kwon (#1210, 7 Kkachigol-gil,Uiwang-si, Gyeonggi-do, 16102, KR)
SHIN, Moon-sun (#201-1202, 82 Maetan-ro, Yeongtong-gu,Suwon-si, Gyeonggi-do, 16547, KR)
YUN, In-chul (#4103-704, 37 Dongbaek 2-ro, Giheung-gu,Yongin-si, Gyeonggi-do, 17009, KR)
JEONG, Se-kwan (#108-1201, 91-5 Osan-ro,Osan-si, Gyeonggi-do, 18147, KR)
Application Number:
KR2018/001962
Publication Date:
July 04, 2019
Filing Date:
February 14, 2018
Export Citation:
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Assignee:
SAMSUNG ELECTRONICS CO., LTD. (129 Samsung-ro, Yeongtong-guSuwon-si, Gyeonggi-do, 16677, KR)
International Classes:
F24F11/39; F24F3/16; F24F11/64; G01N21/47; F24F110/65
Attorney, Agent or Firm:
HUH, Sung-Won et al. (3rd Floor, Leaders Bldg. 63 Seochojungang-ro,Seocho-gu, Seoul, 06651, KR)
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