|국가/구분||United States(US) Patent 등록|
|미국특허분류(USC)||222/129.1; 222/025; 222/052; 222/129.4; 222/146.6; 700/241; 700/231; 062/389|
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A refrigerator having a beverage dispenser, a display device and a plurality of beverage data files. The refrigerator dispenses beverages such as soda, juice and punch. The refrigerator receives and stores beverage data files, and the display device graphically represents data related to the different types of available beverages. Based on this information, the user can select a desirable beverage, and the refrigerator dispenses the selected beverage.
The invention is claimed as follows: 1. A refrigerator comprising: a housing including a refrigeration compartment; at least one door supported by the housing, the door providing access to the refrigeration compartment; a display device supported by the housing; a drink supply container holder supported by the housing, the drink supply container holder configured to removably hold a plurality of removable drink supply containers, each of the drink supply containers having a drink supply outlet valve, wherein each of the drink supply containers can conta...