Digital audio player
United States Patent D513011

Johnson, Brad Matthew (Raleigh, NC, US)
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International Business Machines Corporation (Armonk, NY, US)
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(IPC1-7): 1403
Field of Search:
369/77.2, D14/435, 455/347, 369/75.1, D21/332, 455/344, D14/496, D14/474, 273/148B, D14/160, 369/24, D21/333, 370/342-344, 369/2, D14/217, D14/168, D14/453, 463/43-47, D14/400, 369/77.1, 369/25, D14/188, 369/75.2, D14/401
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Primary Examiner:
Deshmukh, Prabhakar
Attorney, Agent or Firm:
Nock, James R.
1. The ornamental design for digital audio player, as shown and described.


FIG. 1 is a front perspective view of a digital audio player, showing my new design;

FIG. 2 is a front view thereof;

FIG. 3 is a back view thereof;

FIG. 4 is a right view thereof;

FIG. 5 is a left view thereof;

FIG. 6 is a top view thereof;

FIG. 7 is a bottom view thereof;

FIG. 8 is a front view of the detachable screen/flash drive component of the digital audio player;

FIG. 9 is a left view of the digital audio player, showing the detachable screen/flash drive component of FIG. 8 in a detached configuration; and,

FIG. 10 is a left view of the removable metal ring component of the digital audio player, shown detached from the digital audio player illustrated in FIG. 9.

The screen/flash drive (FIG. 8) and metal ring (FIG. 10) are shown separately for illustration.