Murata Manufacturing is a Japanese manufacturer of electronic components. It is a leading manufacturer of ceramic filters, high-frequency parts, and sensors worldwide. Murata has always prioritized innovation in science and technology and holds many patents in ceramic capacitors. Began in 1944 as a personal venture, the company now produces several products such as circuit modules, SAW filters, communication modules, connectors, isolators, inductions, etc. Its circuits are used in iPhones. Murata Manufacturing has expanded its reach all over the globe with over 70 subsidiaries in the world.