Comany Profile: Samsung

Updated Time: 6 Sep 2018

Samsung Electronics has a total of 335,155 granted patents and 462,601 patent applications distributed into 336,266 patent families. Based on the countries of patent applications, the key markets for Samsung Electronics are South Korea, USA and Japan. The main technology areas are semiconductor devices; electric solid state devices, pictorial communication and electric digital data processing.

563,581Total Patents

335,155 Grants

462,601 Applications

Samsung Electronics has a grant to application ratio of 0.725, which is approximately 1 patent granted for every 1.38 patent applications.

Samsung Electronics

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

  • South Korea
    South Korea

    South Korea is the top country/region for patent coverage with a total of 313,905 patents.

  • USA
    USA

    USA comes in 2nd with a total of 117,685patents.

  • Japan
    Japan

    Japan rounds up the top 3 with a total of 35,703patents.

Key Technologies

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

NEC 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 CA2401671C BROWSER BASED COMMAND AND CONTROL HOME NETWORK
2 US20110044739A1 FUSING DEVICE INCLUDING RESISTIVE HEATING LAYER AND IMAGE FORMING APPARATUS INCLUDING THE FUSING DEVICE
3 TWI251217B Recording medium for storing virtually deleted still picture information, recording and/or reproducing method and apparatus therefor
4 EP1357673B1 Apparatus and method for channel coding and multiplexing in a CDMA communication system
5 KR100243225B1 SIGNAL ADAPTIVE FILTERING METHOD FOR REDUCTING BLOCKING EFFECT AND RINGING NOISE AND FILTER THEREOF