Funding Received
$326 Million in 5 Rounds from 7 Investors
Most Recent Funding
$310 Million Private Equity on April 6, 2014
Headquarters:
Shenzhen
Description:
Xunlei is a download manager that supports HTTP, FTP, eDonkey, and BitTorrent protocols.
Founders:
Shenglong Zou
Categories:
Software, Web Tools
Website:
http://www.kankan.com

Company Details

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Founded:
January, 2003
Employees:
1 in CrunchBase

Xunlei is a download manager that supports HTTP, FTP, eDonkey, and BitTorrent protocols. It enables users to access a large portion of the files available on the Internet. Xunlei’s features include a built-in browser, changeable skins, cloud storage, offline downloading, hi-speed downloading, email services, and more. Developed by Thunder Networking Technologies, it was the most commonly used BitTorrent client in the world in 2010.

Xunlei’s product lineup includes Xunlei 5, Mac Xunlei, Xunlei Mini, and Web Xunlei. As adware, Xunlei products feature banner advertisements, which can be disabled if logged in as a user (in the latest version).

Founded in January 2003, Xunlei is backed by venture firms like Morningside, IDG, and Ceyuan Funds. It introduced its subscription model in 2009. As of today, it has four million subscribers and expects to have 10 million subscribers in two to three years. The revenue generated by subscriptions as a percentage increased from 2.4% in 2009 to 16.9% in 2010 and to 26.4% in the three months that ended on March 31, 2011, according to its F-1 filing with SEC in July 2011.

Current Team (1)

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Past Team (1)

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Funding Rounds (5) - $326M

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Investors (7)

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    Morningside Group

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    IDG Capital Partners

    China-focused investment firm
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    Kingsoft

    Kingsoft is a software developer and internet service provider in China.
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    Xiaomi

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    Google

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    Fidelity Growth Partners Asia

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    Ceyuan Ventures

    Ceyuan Ventures is a Beijing-based early stage venture capital firm focused on IT and emerging...

Offices/Locations (1)

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  • HQ

    High Tech Industrial Park South Region

    Shuguang Building

    Shenzhen, 518057

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Images (2)

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