Company Profile: HP

Updated Time: 6 Sep 2018

HP has a total of 56,274 granted patents and 52,275 patent applications distributed into 39,208 patent families. Based on the countries of patent applications, the key markets for HP are USA, European Patent Office and Japan. The main technology areas are electric digital data processing, typewriters; selective printing mechanisms and pictorial communication.

81,716Total Patents

56,274 Grants

52,275 Applications

HP has a grant to application ratio of 1.076, which is approximately 1 patent granted for every 0.929 patent applications.

HP Granted

Geographic Breakdown

By showing the geographic breakdown of the company‘s patent portfolio, it is possible to determine the territorial markets that the company is focusing on.

TOP 3 Countries

  • USA
    USA

    USA is the top country/region for patent coverage with a total of 33,050 patents.

  • European Patent Office
    European Patent Office

    European Patent Office comes in 2nd with a total of 10,725 patents.

  • Japan
    Japan

    Japan rounds up the top 3 with a total of 10,184patents.

Key Technologies

Through grouping the company's patents into their various technology areas, it is possible to identify the core competence of the company.

Key Technologies

Valuable Patents

The ranking below shows some of the most valuable and core patents in this company's portfolio.

Rank Patent Title
1 EP1558937B1 ACTIVE NETWORK DEFENSE SYSTEM AND METHOD
2 US7677714 Inkjet inks providing improved wet smudge on porous print media
3 US7150516 Integrated circuit and method for manufacturing
4 US7377972 Cosolvents in printing fluids
5 US6616260 Robust bit scheme for a memory of a replaceable printer component