NETGEAR Patents – Key Insights and Stats

NETGEAR has a total of 521 patents globally, out of which 394 have been granted. Of these 521 patents, more than 53% patents are active. United States of America is where NETGEAR has filed the maximum number of patents, followed by China and Europe. Parallelly, United States of America seems to be the main focused R&D centre of NETGEAR.

NETGEAR was founded in the year 1996 by Jeff Capone, Mark Merrill and Patrick Lo. Company delivers innovative products to consumers, businesses and service providers. As of October 2022, NETGEAR has a market cap of $0.54 Billion.

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

How many patents does the founders of NETGEAR have?

The founders, Jeff Capone, Mark Merrill and Patrick Lo have 0 patent, 2 patents and 0 patent respectively.

How many patents does NETGEAR have?

NETGEAR has a total of 521 patents globally. These patents belong to 190 unique patent families. Out of 521 patents, 280 patents are active.

How Many Patents did NETGEAR File Every Year?

NETGEAR 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 GrantNETGEAR Applications FiledNETGEAR Patents Granted
2021519
20201024
20191948
20183844
20176138
20164332
20153524
20146429
2013398
20122010
20111213

How many NETGEAR patents are Alive/Dead?

NETGEAR Patents Portfolio

How Many Patents did NETGEAR File in Different Countries?

NETGEAR Worldwide Patents

Countries in which NETGEAR Filed patents

CountriesNo. of Patents
United States Of America341
China90
Europe23
Taiwan19
Australia15
United Kingdom8
Canada5
Germany3
Japan2
Korea (South)1
India1

Where are Research Centres of NETGEAR Patents Located?

Research Centres of NETGEAR Patents

10 Best NETGEAR Patents

US6480508B1 is the most popular patent in the NETGEAR portfolio. It has received 285 citations so far from companies like Nec Corporation, Fujitsu Limited and Microsoft.

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

Publication NumberCitation Count
US6480508B1285
US7102620B2246
US6697030B2245
US7218722B1163
US6388621B1144
US6621454B1118
US20060077968A1106
US20050257039A1102
US6718030B197
US6611230B293

What are NETGEAR key innovation segments?

What Technologies are Covered by NETGEAR?

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

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

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Updated on January 2, 2023

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