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.
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.
South Korea is the top country/region for patent coverage with a total of 313,905 patents.
USA comes in 2nd with a total of 117,685patents.
Japan rounds up the top 3 with a total of 35,703patents.
Through grouping the company's patents into their various technology areas, it is possible to identify the core competence of the company.
The ranking below shows some of the most valuable and core patents in this company's portfolio.
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|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|