Wacom saw the highest growth of 113% in patent filings and 171% in grants in January in Q1 2024. Compared to Q4 2023, Q1 2024 saw an increase in patent filings by 113% and grants by 171%. GlobalData’s DataBook provides a comprehensive analysis of Wacom’s patent filings and grants. Buy the databook here.

Wacom has been focused on protecting inventions in United States(US) with 70 publications in Q1 2024

The United States(US) Patent Office dominates the patent filings and grants with nearly 42% filings and 50% grants. The United States(US), Japan(JP), China(CN), and World Intellectual Property Organization(WIPO) patent Office are among the top ten patent offices where Wacom is filings its patents. Among the top granted patent authorities, Wacom has 50% of its grants in United States(US), 40% in Japan(JP) and 3% in European Patent Office(EPO).

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Patents related to cybersecurity and edtech lead Wacom's portfolio

Wacom has the highest number of patents in cybersecurity followed by, edtech and digital rights management. For cybersecurity, nearly 14% of patents were filed and 5% of patents were granted in Q1 2024.

Consumer applications related patents lead Wacom portfolio followed by consumer devices, and gui development

Wacom has highest number of patents in consumer applications followed by consumer devices, gui development, image management, and augmented reality. For consumer applications, nearly 32% of patents were filed and 34% of patents were granted in Q1 2024.

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