Analog Devices Patents – Key Insights and Stats

Analog Devices has a total of 15599 patents globally, out of which 10496 have been granted. Of these 15599 patents, more than 71% patents are active. United States of America is where Analog Devices has filed the maximum number of patents, followed by China and Germany. Parallelly, USA seems to be the main focused R&D center and is also the origin country of Analog Devices.

Analog Devices was founded in 1965 by Ray Stata. Analog Devices designs, manufactures, and markets integrated circuits used in analog and digital signal processing. The Company’s products are used in communications, computer, industrial, instrumentation, military, aerospace, automotive, and high-performance consumer electronics applications. Analog Devices sells its products worldwide. As of March 2022, Analog Devices has a market cap of $86.35 Billion.

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

How many patents does the CEO of Analog Devices have?

The CEO, Vincent Roche have 0 patents.

How many patents does Analog Devices have?

Analog Devices has a total of 15599 patents globally. These patents belong to 6065 unique patent families. Out of 15599 patents, 11113 patents are active.

How Many Patents did Analog Devices File Every Year?

Analog Devices 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 GrantAnalog Devices Applications FiledAnalog Devices Patents Granted
2011773410
2012931493
20131045622
20141066715
2015897737
2016762840
2017805863
2018743771
2019834772
2020579727
2021391723
2022120

How many Analog Devices patents are Alive/Dead?

Worldwide Patents

Analog Devices Patents Portfolio

Patent Families

Analog Devices Patents

How Many Patents did Analog Devices File in Different Countries?

Analog Devices Worldwide Patents

Countries in which Analog Devices Filed Patents

CountryPatents
United States Of America6493
China2239
Germany1674
Europe1390
Japan768
Taiwan611
Korea (South)433
Austria103
Australia92
United Kingdom81
Singapore46
Canada32
France30
India30
Hong Kong (S.A.R.)17
Israel6
Spain4
Netherlands4
Sweden3
Malaysia2
Brazil2
Chile1
Mexico1
Denmark1
Poland1
Switzerland1
Philippines1

Where are Research Centers of Analog Devices Patents Located?

Research Centers of Analog Devices Patents

10 Best Analog Devices Patents

US6530885B1 is the most popular patent in the Analog Devices portfolio. It has received 728 citations so far from companies like Philips, Samsung Electronics and Toshiba Medical Systems Corporation.

Below is the list of 10 most cited patents of Analog Devices:

Publication NumberCitation Count
US6530885B1728
US6362986B1556
US6580258B2477
US6366070B1470
US6948056B1331
US6873065B2330
US20020177763A1317
US7075329B2274
US7030596B1268
US6411531B1242

Which Companies are using Analog Devices Patents to Advance their Research?

If patents or patents from a particular technology area of a company receive a lot of citations, it implies that the technology is being followed and incrementally innovated by the citing companies. It also indicates that citing companies are working on similar and closely related technologies.

The top citing companies in the Analog Devices patent portfolio are Texas Instruments, Qualcomm and Intel.

List of the top forward citing Companies –

CompanyNumber of Patents
Texas Instruments225
Qualcomm137
Intel136
Samsung Electronics131
Tsmc111
Infineon Technologies99
IBM88
Avago Technologies85
Nxp Bv77
Apple75

Count of 102 and 103 Type Rejections based on Analog Devices Patents

Top Analog Devices Patents used in Rejecting Most Patent Applications

Patent NumberCount of Rejected Applications
US6366070B129
US8872384B225
US6674274B221
US8170237B220
US9542933B219
US7030596B118
US20100141408A117
US9436940B216
US8744418B216
US8558344B216
US8269345B216
US7633463B215
US7352269B215
US6362986B115
US9491560B214

What Percentage of Analog Devices US Patent Applications were Granted?

Analog Devices (Excluding its subsidiaries) has filed 3414 patent applications at USPTO so far (Excluding Design and PCT applications). Out of these 2825 have been granted leading to a grant rate of 90.26%.

Below are the key stats of Analog Devices patent prosecution at the USPTO.

Which Law Firms Filed Most US Patents for Analog Devices?

Law FirmTotal ApplicationsSuccess Rate
Sunstein Llp33978.05%
Patent Capital Group33783.10%
Analog Devices Inc31395.45%
Koppel Patrick Heybl & Philpott29099.31%
Kenyon & Kenyon Llp28091.43%
Slw Adi Linear24191.54%
Knobbe Martens Olson & Bear Llp40793.65%
Wolf Greenfield & Sacks Pc16684.42%
Iandiorio & Teska12395.12%
Miller Nash Llp7497.18%

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What are Analog Devices’ key innovation segments?

What Technologies are Covered by Analog Devices?

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

R&D Focus: How Analog Devices search focus changed over the years?

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Updated on April 3, 2022

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