Ambarella Patents – Key Insights and Stats

Ambarella has a total of 398 patents globally, out of which 333 have been granted. Of these 398 patents, more than 93% patents are active. The United States of America is where Ambarella has filed the maximum number of patents, followed by China and Italy. Parallelly, The United States of America seems to be the main focused R&D center and also USA is the origin country of Ambarella.

Ambarella was founded in the year 2004. The Company manufactures high definition video compression and image processing semiconductors. The Company products used in digital still cameras, camcorders, and video-enabled mobile phones.

Do read about some of the most popular patents of Ambarella which have been covered by us in this article and also you can find Ambarella patents information, the worldwide patent filing activity and its patent filing trend over the years, and many other stats over Ambarella patent portfolio.

How many patents does Ambarella have?

Ambarella has a total of 398 patents globally. These patents belong to 215 unique patent families. Out of 398 patents, 374 patents are active.

How Many Patents did Ambarella File Every Year?

Ambarella Patents Filing Trend

Are you wondering why there is a drop in patent filing for the last two years? It is because a patent application can take up to 18 months to get published. Certainly, it doesn’t suggest a decrease in the patent filing.

Year of Patents Filing or GrantAmbarella Applications FiledAmbarella Patents Granted
202322
20221030
20212825
20205760
20195347
20184729
20173316
20162423
20153111
20142127
20131313
20121111
2011810

How many Ambarella patents are Alive/Dead?

Worldwide Patents

Ambarella Patents Portfolio

How Many Patents did Ambarella File in Different Countries?

Ambarella Worldwide Patents

Countries in which Ambarella Filed Patents

CountryPatents
United States Of America340
China27
Italy11
Europe4
Taiwan4
Japan3
Germany1

Where are Research Centers of Ambarella Patents Located?

Research Centers of Ambarella Patents

10 Best Ambarella Patents

US7880776B2 is the most popular patent in the Ambarella portfolio. It has received 92 citations so far from companies like Corephotonics Ltd, Skype and Contour, Llc.

Below is the list of 10 most cited patents of Ambarella:

Publication NumberCitation Count
US7880776B292
US8768142B153
US7417670B151
US9918102B145
US10115029B143
US8493454B136
US7385861B136
US8659683B133
US10048366B131
US7688364B229

How many inventions of other companies were rejected due to Ambarella patents?

The statistics below share strategic R&D insights. It tells the companies that were trying to protect inventions similar to Ambarella invention. They couldn’t because Ambarella had protected those before them.

Examiners at the USPTO referred 80 Ambarella patents in 246 rejections (35 USC § 102 or 35 USC § 103 types).

The top citing companies in the Ambarella patent portfolio are Qualcomm, Magna Electronics and Robert Bosch.

List of the Companies whose Patents were rejected citing Ambarella –

CompanyNumber of Patent Applications that faced Rejection Citing Ambarella PatentsNumber of Rejections (102 & 103)
Qualcomm69
Magna Electronics59
Robert Bosch56
LG Electronics57
Samsung Electronics58
Hyundai57
Apple45
Kia Motors33
Ford Global Technologies36
Amazon35

Count of 102 and 103 Type Rejections based on Ambarella Patents

Top Ambarella Patents used in Rejecting Most Patent Applications

Patent NumberCount of Rejected Applications
US10250825B27
US7688364B27
US9906722B16
US8493454B15
US9896022B15
US10684626B15
US10115029B15
US10850693B14
US10110814B14
US9749528B14
US10601889B14
US8768142B14
US10116873B14
US9979924B14
US10099615B23

What Percentage of Ambarella US Patent Applications were Granted?

Ambarella (Excluding its subsidiaries) has filed 255 patent applications at USPTO so far (Excluding Design and PCT applications). Out of these 254 have been granted leading to a grant rate of 99.61%.

Below are the key stats of Ambarella patent prosecution at the USPTO.

Which Law Firms Filed Most US Patents for Ambarella?

Law FirmTotal ApplicationsSuccess Rate
Maiorana Pc25599.61%

hat are Ambarella key innovation segments?

What Technologies are Covered by Ambarella?

The chart below distributes patents filed by Ambarella in different countries on the basis of the technology protected in patents. It also represents the markets where Ambarella thinks it’s important to protect particular technology inventions.

R&D Focus: How has Ambarella search focus changed over the years?

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