Sony Corporation Patent Portfolio Statistics

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This article summarizes the perfomance of the assignee in the recent years. The overall statistics for this portfolio help to analyze the areas where the assignee is performing well. The filing trend, perfomance across the tech centers and the perfomance of the recent applications has been mentioned below. All the stats are calculated based on the perfomance in USPTO.

How does the overall patent portfolio of Sony Corporation look like?

Total Applications: 52,923
Granted Patents: 41,202
Grant Index 82.46 %
Abandoned/Rejected Applications: 8,764 (17.54%)
In-Process Applications: 2,922
Average Grant Time: 3.28 Years
Average Office Actions: 2.12

Which Technology Area Sony Corporation is filing most patents in? (Last 10 years)

Art Unit Definition Total Applications
2622 Selective Visual Display Systems 1,189
2627 Selective Visual Display Systems 961
2624 Selective Visual Display Systems 745
Opap Parked GAU 738
2621 Selective Visual Display Systems 717

How many patents are Sony Corporation filing every year?

Year Total Applications
2022 3*
2021 827*
2020 1,815
2019 1,801
2018 1,947

*The drop in the number of applications filed in last two years compared to previous years is because applications can take up to 18 months to get published

Recently filed patent applications of Sony Corporation in USPTO?

Publication number:
Application number: 17/622,880

Abstract:
None

Publication date:
Applicant: Sony Corporation
Inventors: Ryohei Takahashi


Publication number:
Application number: 17/268,768

Abstract:
None

Publication date:
Applicant: Sony Corporation
Inventors: Ikuhiro Yamamura


Publication number:
Application number: 17/293,860

Abstract:
None

Publication date:
Applicant: Sony Corporation
Inventors: Hirofumi Owaki


How are Sony Corporation’s applications performing in USPTO?

Application Number Title Status Art Unit Examiner
17/622,880 Information Processing Device, Information Processing Method, Reproduction Processing Device, And Reproduction Processing Method
17/268,768 Display Apparatus And Method Of Producing The Same Docketed New Case – Ready for Examination OPAP Central, Docket
17/293,860 Image Processing Apparatus, Camera System, And Image Processing Method Docketed New Case – Ready for Examination OPAP Central, Docket
17/535,179 Semiconductor Device And Method Of Manufacturing The Same, And Electronic Apparatus Docketed New Case – Ready for Examination 3991 Witz, Jean C
17/514,186 Microchip For Sorting Micro Particles And Cartridge Including Same Docketed New Case – Ready for Examination 3991 Witz, Jean C