T-Mobile US Patents – Key Insights and Stats

T-Mobile US has a total of 8966 patents globally, out of which 6274 have been granted. Of these 8966 patents, more than 65% patents are active. United States of America is where T-Mobile US has filed the maximum number of patents, followed by Europe and China. Parallelly, USA seems to be the main focused R&D center and is also the origin country of T-Mobile US.

T-Mobile US was founded in 1994 by John W. Stanton. T-Mobile US is a national wireless carrier in the United States. The Company offers consumer, business, and prepaid wireless connectivity options alongside an array of data plans. As of April 2022, T-Mobile US has a market cap of $168.46 Billion.

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

How many patents does the Founder and CEO of T-Mobile US have?

The Founder John W. Stanton has 0 patents and the CEO, Mike Sievert has 0 patents.

How many patents does T-Mobile US have?

T-Mobile US has a total of 8966 patents globally. These patents belong to 5377 unique patent families. Out of 8966 patents, 5890 patents are active.

How Many Patents did T-Mobile US File Every Year?

T-Mobile US 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 GrantT-Mobile US Applications FiledT-Mobile US Patents Granted
2011345417
2012397584
2013488520
2014437405
2015510413
2016533364
2017679329
2018667401
2019700472
2020603544
2021201505
2022154

How many T-Mobile US patents are Alive/Dead?

Worldwide Patents

T-Mobile US Patents Portfolio

How Many Patents did T-Mobile US File in Different Countries?

T-Mobile US Worldwide Patents

Countries in which T-Mobile US Filed Patents

CountryPatents
United States Of America6657
Europe566
China303
Germany192
Canada150
Japan47
Korea (South)44
Mexico31
Australia17
Austria14
United Kingdom12
India11
Czech Republic8
Brazil5
Hong Kong (S.A.R.)5
Poland5
Spain4
Philippines3
Israel2
Indonesia2
Colombia1
Chile1
Hungary1
Portugal1
Norway1
Singapore1
Finland1
Switzerland1

Where are Research Centers of T-Mobile US Patents Located?

Research Centers of T-Mobile US Patents

10 Best T-Mobile US Patents

US7590404B1 is the most popular patent in the T-Mobile US portfolio. It has received 647 citations so far from companies like At&T.

Below is the list of 10 most cited patents of T-Mobile US:

Publication NumberCitation Count
US7590404B1647
US8237617B1609
US7058036B1577
US8166019B1339
US20110296351A1337
US7685530B2333
US7986935B1292
US8060449B1291
US7480773B1287
US20080261569A1287

Which Companies are using T-Mobile US 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 T-Mobile US patent portfolio are IBM, Samsung and Qualcomm.

List of the top forward citing Companies –

CompanyNumber of Patents
IBM246
Samsung Electronics233
Qualcomm216
Microsoft183
Ericsson158
Apple152
At&T146
Google123
Verizon119
Huawei112

Count of 102 and 103 Type Rejections based on T-Mobile US Patents

Top T-Mobile US Patents used in Rejecting Most Patent Applications

Patent NumberCount of Rejected Applications
US20110296351A143
US7685530B228
US8750906B226
US8023975B224
US20080261569A124
US8166119B223
US8996166B221
US8416767B221
US8565676B221
US7783281B121
US7742774B221
US9111538B220
US8392957B220
US7986935B120
US20100211575A120

What Percentage of T-Mobile US US Patent Applications were Granted?

T-Mobile US (Excluding its subsidiaries) has filed 7211 patent applications at USPTO so far (Excluding Design and PCT applications). Out of these 6578 have been granted leading to a grant rate of 97.81%.

Below are the key stats of T-Mobile US patent prosecution at the USPTO.

Which Law Firms Filed Most US Patents for T-Mobile US?

Law firmTotal ApplicationsSuccess Rate
Sprint Spectrum Lp360499.91%
T Mobile Innovations Llc139999.93%
Lee & Hayes Pc93291.15%
Han Santos Pllc39588.81%
Perkins Coie Llp44089.55%
Knobbe Martens Olson & Bear Llp9596.55%
Sprint Communications Company Lp72100.00%
Sprint Corporation59100.00%
Loeb & Loeb Llp5495.45%
Lane Powell Pc2488.89%

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What are T-Mobile US key innovation segments?

What Technologies are Covered by T-Mobile US?

The chart below distributes patents filed by T-Mobile US in different countries on the basis of the technology protected in patents. It also represents the markets where T-Mobile US thinks it’s important to protect particular technology inventions.

R&D Focus: How has T-Mobile’s US search focus changed over the years?

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Updated on April 30, 2022

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