SoundHound Patents – Key Insights and Stats

SoundHound has a total of 274 patents globally, out of which 111 have been granted. Of these 274 patents, more than 86% patents are active. The United States of America is where SoundHound has filed the maximum number of patents, followed by Japan and China. Parallelly, United States of America seems to be the main focused R&D center and also is the origin country of SoundHound.

SoundHound was founded in 2005 by Keyvan Mohajer. Soundhound develops application software. The Company offers platform for music search and discovery solution that identifies songs, plays music and lyrics, and allows users to share music as well as entertainment content. Soundhound serves customers worldwide. As of June 2022, SoundHound has a market cap of $622.99 Million.

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

How many patents does the Founder and CEO of SoundHound have?

The Founder and CEO Keyvan Mohajer have 116 patents.

How many patents does SoundHound have?

SoundHound has a total of 274 patents globally. These patents belong to 105 unique patent families. Out of 274 patents, 238 patents are active.

How Many Patents did SoundHound File Every Year?

SoundHound 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 GrantSoundHound Applications FiledSoundHound Patents Granted
201121
201210
201396
201415
201566
2016147
2017247
2018353
20196211
20204015
20215029
2022819

How many SoundHound patents are Alive/Dead?

Worldwide Patents

SoundHound Patents Portfolio

How Many Patents did SoundHound File in Different Countries?

SoundHound Worldwide Patents

Countries in which SoundHound Filed Patents

CountryPatents
United States Of America166
Japan32
China30
Europe23
Korea (South)15
Hong Kong (S.A.R.)6

Where are Research Centers of SoundHound Patents Located?

Research Centers of SoundHound Patents

10 Best SoundHound Patents

US8433431B1 is the most popular patent in the SoundHound portfolio. It has received 60 citations so far from companies like Google, Microsoft and Apple.

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

Publication NumberCitation Count
US8433431B160
US7788279B254
US10418032B139
US20160314794A134
US20180122372A133
US8452586B228
US8694537B226
US9564123B124
US20140019483A120
US7698254B217

What Percentage of SoundHound US Patent Applications were Granted?

SoundHound (Excluding its subsidiaries) has filed 170 patent applications at USPTO so far (Excluding Design and PCT applications). Out of these 91 have been granted leading to a grant rate of 76.4%.

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

Which Law Firms Filed Most US Patents for SoundHound?

Law FirmTotal ApplicationsSuccess Rate
Soundhound Inc6678.18%
Dana Legal Services2353.33%
Fenwick & West Llp2266.67%
Stevens Law Group2283.33%
Jonah For Soundhound13100.00%
Platinum Intellectual Property Llp8100.00%
Vierra Magen Marcus Llp666.67%
Ndwe3100.00%
Bachmann Law Group Pc10.00%
Dinsmore & Shohl Llp1100.00%

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What are SoundHound key innovation segments?

What Technologies are Covered by SoundHound?

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

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

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Updated on June 18, 2022

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