TCL Patents – Key Insights and Stats

TCL has a total of 7963 patents globally, out of which 4937 have been granted. Of these 7963 patents, more than 60% patents are active. China is where TCL has filed the maximum number of patents, followed by United States of America and Europe. Parallelly, Japan seems to be the main focused R&D centre and also is the origin country of TCL.

TCL was founded in the year 1981 by Li Dongsheng. Company is the world’s largest consumer electronics business group.

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

How many patents does TCL have?

TCL has a total of 7963 patents globally. These patents belong to 7494 unique patent families. Out of 7963 patents, 4783 patents are active.

How Many Patents did TCL File Every Year?

TCL Patent Filling 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 GrantTCL Applications FiledTCL Patents Granted
2023– 9
2022208563
2021477544
2020836670
2019838489
2018645311
2017724285
2016697247
2015527237
2014510270
2013466292
2012451168
2011316270

How many TCL patents are Alive/Dead?

TCL Patent Portfolio

How Many Patents did TCL File in Different Countries?

TCL Worldwide Patent Filling

Countries in which TCL Filed Patents

CountryPatents
China7553
United States Of America139
Europe19
Germany6
Japan5
India5
Korea (South)3
Hong Kong (S.A.R.)2
Taiwan1
Poland1

Where are Research Centres of TCL Patents Located?

Research Centres of TCL Patents

10 Best TCL Patents

US9760806B1 is the most popular patent in the TCL portfolio. It has received 184 citations so far from companies like Salesforce.Com, IBM and Novatek Microelectronics Corp.

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

Publication NumberCitation Count
US9760806B1184
CN105955280A109
CN101998161A67
CN105491469A65
CN105185918A62
CN103546778A61
CN106028071A58
US9430697B151
CN103760980A51
CN102375651A51

What are TCL key innovation segments?

What Technologies are Covered by TCL?

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

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

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Updated on January 11, 2023

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