Industrial Innovation: Diversified Electronics

Updated Time: 6 Sep 2018

The Diversified Electronics Industry has a total of 393,225 granted patents and 1,090,911 patent applications distributed into 883,412 patent families. Based on the countries of patent applications, the key markets are Japan, USA and South Korea. The main technology areas are electric digital data processing, semiconductor devices; electric solid state devices and pictorial communication. The top companies in this industry are CANON, NEC and MITSUBISHI ELECTRIC.

1,220,956Total Patents

393,225 Grants

1,090,911 Applications

The Diversified Electronics Industry has a grant to application ratio of 0.36, which is approximately 1 patent granted for every 2.774 patent applications.

Granted

Geographic Breakdown

By showing the geographic breakdown of the patents in this technology field, it is possible to determine the territorial markets in which the technology field is prominent or which markets have opportunities for development.

TOP 3 Countries

  • Japan
    Japan

    Japan is the top country/region for patent coverage with a total of 729,881 patents.

  • USA
    USA

    USA comes in 2nd with a total of 192,778patents.

  • South Korea
    South Korea

    South Korea rounds up the top 3 with a total of 57,073 patents.

Key Technologies

Through grouping the patents in the technology field into their various technology areas, it is possible to identify the core technology areas of this field.

Key Technologies

Valuable Patents

The ranking below shows some of the most valuable and important patents in this industry.

Rank Patent Title
1 US20110239022A1 COMMUNICATION APPARATUS AND METHOD OF CONTROLLING THE SAME
2 US20110266017A1 ELECTRONIC DEVICE
3 US20110266036A1 LAMINATE TYPE CERAMIC ELECTRONIC COMPONENT AND METHOD FOR MANUFACTURING SAME
4 EP2348721B1 Randomly accessible video information recording method and playback device
5 EP1699141B1 Spread spectrum communication method

Main Companies

This shows the top companies in this industry based on their patent output, providing an approximation of each their innovation rate.

Main Companies

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