NetEase saw the highest growth of 115% in patent filings in March and 319% in grants in February in Q1 2024. Compared to Q4 2023, Q1 2024 saw an increase in patent filings by 54% and grants by 188%. GlobalData’s DataBook provides a comprehensive analysis of NetEase‘s patent filings and grants. Buy the databook here.

NetEase has been focused on protecting inventions in China(CN) with 823 publications in Q1 2024

The China(CN) Patent Office dominates the patent filings and grants with nearly 88% filings and 97% grants. The China(CN), World Intellectual Property Organization(WIPO), United States(US), and Japan(JP) patent Office are among the top ten patent offices where NetEase is filings its patents. Among the top granted patent authorities, NetEase has 97% of its grants in China(CN), 1% in United States(US) and 1% in Japan(JP).

Sony Group could be the strongest competitor for NetEase

In terms of grant share, NetEase stands first among its competitors followed by Sony Group and NetEase.

Patents related to gaming and digitalization lead NetEase's portfolio

NetEase has the highest number of patents in gaming followed by, digitalization and artificial intelligence. For gaming, nearly 64% of patents were filed and 64% of patents were granted in Q1 2024.

Image management related patents lead NetEase portfolio followed by mos micro (mpu, mcu & dsp), and databases

NetEase has highest number of patents in image management followed by mos micro (mpu, mcu & dsp), databases, data & database management, and consumer applications. For image management, nearly 27% of patents were filed and 24% of patents were granted in Q1 2024.

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