Sony Semiconductor Solutions Corporation Patent Portfolio Statistics

Sony Semiconductor Solutions Corporation

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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 Semiconductor Solutions Corporation look like?

Total Applications: 3,052
Granted Patents: 1,986
Grant Index 96.88 %
Abandoned/Rejected Applications: 64 (3.12%)
In-Process Applications: 984
Average Grant Time: 2.51 Years
Average Office Actions: 1.67

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

Art Unit Definition Total Applications
Opap Parked GAU 434
2878 Optics 151
2697 Selective Visual Display Systems 136
2696 Selective Visual Display Systems 123
2698 101

How many patents are Sony Semiconductor Solutions Corporation filing every year?

Year Total Applications
2022 1*
2021 499*
2020 519
2019 487
2018 137

*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 Semiconductor Solutions Corporation in USPTO?

Publication number:
Application number: 17/293,860

Abstract:
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Publication date:
Applicant: Sony Semiconductor Solutions Corporation
Inventors: Hirofumi Owaki


Publication number:
Application number: 17/535,179

Abstract:
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Publication date:
Applicant: Sony Semiconductor Solutions Corporation
Inventors: Ono Shogo


Publication number: US20220020789A1
Application number: 17/490,829

Abstract:
A sensor includes a first substrate including at least a first pixel. The first pixel includes an avalanche photodiode to convert incident light into electric charge and includes an anode and a cathode. The cathode is in a well region of the first substrate. The first pixel includes an isolation region that isolates the well region from at least a second pixel that is adjacent to the first pixel. The first pixel includes a hole accumulation region between the isolation region and the well region. The hole accumulation region is electrically connected to the anode.

Publication date: 2022-01-20
Applicant: Sony Semiconductor Solutions Corporation
Inventors: Toshifumi Wakano


How are Sony Semiconductor Solutions Corporation’s applications performing in USPTO?

Application Number Title Status Art Unit Examiner
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
17/490,829 Photodetector OPAP Central, Docket
17/489,427 Solid-State Imaging Apparatus And Electronic Apparatus OPAP Central, Docket
17/593,990 Image Display Device And Electronic Apparatus