Wistron Patents – Key Insights and Stats

Wistron has a total of 12973 patents globally, out of which 8897 have been granted. Of these 12973 patents, more than 61% patents are active. Taiwan is where Wistron has filed the maximum number of patents, followed by China and USA and it also seems reasonable as the biggest market for Wistron is Taiwan & China. Parallelly, Taiwan seems to be the main focused R&D center and is also the origin country of Wistron.

Wistron was founded in 2001 and provides a variety of support services related to design, manufacturing, and after-sales service for information and communication technology (ICT) products. Client base consists of branded, global/regional-based OEM (original equipment manufacturer) companies. As of January 2022, Wistron has a market cap of $82.77 Billion.

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

How many patents does the CEO of Wistron have?

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How many patents does Wistron have?

Wistron has a total of 12973 patents globally. These patents belong to 5113 unique patent families. Out of 12973 patents, 7930 patents are active.

How many Wistron patents are Alive/Dead?

Worldwide Patents

Wistron Patents Portfolio

Patent Families

Wistron Patents

How Many Patents did Wistron File Every Year?

Wistron 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 GrantWistron Applications FiledWistron Patents Granted
20111227404
20121693630
20131683628
201410621009
20155001167
20162901041
2017353636
2018547439
2019584398
2020293397
202124350

How Many Patents did Wistron File in Different Countries?

Wistron Worldwide Patents

Countries in which Wistron Filed Patents

CountryPatents
Taiwan4003
China3748
United States Of America3221
Japan448
Europe405
Germany199
Australia157
Canada125
Austria114
Spain101
Denmark78
Israel76
Korea (South)74
New Zealand41
India34
Hong Kong (S.A.R.)20
Cyprus11
United Kingdom10
Viet Nam7
Mexico7
Brazil7
Hungary5
Argentina4
Philippines3
Singapore3
Costa Rica2
Chile2
Colombia2
Morocco2
Luxembourg1
Ecuador1
Malaysia1
Indonesia1

Where are Research Centers of Wistron Patents Located?

Research Centers of Wistron Patents

10 Best Wistron Patents

US6226618B1 is the most popular patent in the Wistron portfolio. It has received 2961 citations so far from companies like Microsoft, Sony and IBM.

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

Publication NumberCitation Count
US6226618B12961
US6300947B11213
US6389538B11016
US6587837B1830
US6418421B1753
US6574609B1746
US6263313B1722
US6226642B1507
US6398245B1445
US6721572B1285

Which Companies are using Wistron 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 Wistron patent portfolio are Samsung, Hon Hai Precision Industry Co Ltd and Sony.

List of the top forward citing Companies –

CompanyNumber of Patents
Samsung413
Hon Hai Precision Industry Co Ltd124
Sony113
Apple106
Intel89
Microsoft85
IBM77
Boe Technology Group Co73
Hong Fu Jin Precision Industry Co Ltd69
Quanta Computer55

Count of 102 and 103 Type Rejections based on Wistron Patents

Top Wistron Patents used in Rejecting Most Patent Applications

Patent NumberCount of Rejected Applications
US6226618B181
US6300947B148
US8072429B231
US8624845B229
US7280678B221
US6654071B220
US6721572B118
US8059015B214
US7126817B214
US6611424B212
US6587837B111
US7643576B210
US20120262367A110
US8638316B29
US8493726B29

What Percentage of Wistron US Patent Applications were Granted?

Wistron (Excluding its subsidiaries) has filed 3080 patent applications at USPTO so far (Excluding Design and PCT applications). Out of these 2242 have been granted leading to a grant rate of 75.92%.

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

Which Law Firms Filed Most US Patents for Wistron?

Law FirmTotal ApplicationsSuccess Rate
North America Intellectual Property Corporation110771.69%
Jciprnet49485.21%
Quintero Law Office Pc21672.96%
Mcclure Qualey & Rodack Llp18472.51%
Muncy Geissler Olds & Lowe14265.49%
Bacon & Thomas5648.21%
Maschoff Brennan5388.46%
James Lynn O Sullivan3982.05%
Li & Cai Intellectual Property3675.00%
Stout Uxa & Buyan3277.78%

Wistron’s aim is to become a global technology leader by offering cutting-edge ICT products, services, and systems. To become a leading technology service provider (TSP) of innovative technologies and services, Wistron has expanded into cloud companies, vertical monitor integration, and green resources using trashed electronic products and renewable resources.

Wistron is dedicated to instilling innovative factors into the company’s DNA and encouraging Wistron employees to pursue innovation in areas such as R&D and management. Wistron additionally introduces and strengthens new ideas and related activities by collaborating with third parties and providing support for startup incubation.

Wistron has a strong R&D infrastructure and extensive product development experience. Its superb technical team has completed a number of critical jobs that our customers have requested.

They are capable of rapidly generating market-leading, innovative consumer electronic products thanks to strong engagement with their clients. Customers may also dedicate all of their resources to product promotion and strategic planning because its services are competent and dependable.

Wistron excels at client service, whether it’s in design, manufacturing, or services. Up until the introduction of new products, its design team develops and manages all pre-manufacturing activities, including product conceptualization, industrial and structural design, environmental testing, and safety certification.

To become a leading technology service provider (TSP) of innovative technologies and services, Wistron has expanded into cloud companies, vertical monitor integration, and green resources using trashed electronic products and renewable resources.

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What are Wistron’s key innovation segments?

What Technologies are Covered by Wistron?

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

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

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