Company Overview

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Status:
Acquired by Suning
Founded:
2004
Founders:
Bill Yao
Headquarters:
Shanghai
Funding:
$706.50M
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Photography

PPTV, an online TV company based in China, offers live streaming and video-on-demand services.

Description

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PPTV, jointly invested in by several internationally well-known venture capital firms, is an online video network technology platform provider serving China as well as Chinese communities around the world, and a pioneer in fifth-generation new media.

PPTV is the largest leading online TV service in China offering featured television shows, sports, entertainment, news, and other popular video contents. It is characterized by its live-streaming service and professional video production. Based on the online video cloud platform PPCLOUDTM, PPTV is accessible from a variety of systems including a PC website (www.pptv.com), mobile phones and devices, and Internet TV or set-up boxes provided by certified carriers. PPTV offers clients timely, high-quality, and interactive online media experiences.

PPTV was founded in May 2005. Recently, it secured a $420 million investment from Lenovo and Retailer Suning. An iResearch... See More

Current Team (3)

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Board Members and Advisors (1)

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Products (4)

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Funding Rounds (5) - $706.50M

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Investors (7)

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    DFJ DragonFund

    DFJ DragonFund invests in early-stage, high growth, China-centric technology companies.
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    BlueRun Ventures

    Early stage investor
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    SAIF Partners

    PE/VC in China & India
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    SoftBank Capital

    SoftBank Capital is an independent venture capital firm focused on early stage high growth..
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    Hony Capital

    Founded in 2003, Hony Capital is a pioneer in China’s home grown private equity industry...
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    Suning

    Suning is the largest commercial enterprise in China with more than 1,600 chain stores covering..

Offices/Locations (1)

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  • HQ

    Shanghai Zhangjiang Hi-Tech Park

    690 Bibo Road, Building 5

    Shanghai, 20000

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Competitors (2)

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    letv

    LeTV provides cross-platform internet video services in China.
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    iQiyi

    iQiyi is an advertising-supported online television and movie portal focused on high-definition,..

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