Status
Acquired by Suning on September 25, 2013
Funding Received
$706.5 Million in 5 Rounds from 7 Investors
Founded:
2004
Headquarters:
Shanghai
Description:
PPTV is a Chinese online video network technology platform provider offering TV shows, entertainment, news, and other popular video content.
Founders:
Bill Yao
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Website:
http://www.pptv.com

Detailed Description

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PPTV is a Chinese online video network technology platform provider offering featured television shows, sports, entertainment, news, and other popular video content.

A pioneer in fifth-generation new media, PPTV 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.

Founded in May 2005, PPLive recently secured a $420 million investment from Lenovo and Retailer Suning. An iResearch report showed that PPLive holds more than 60% of the online video live broadcasting market, making it the most popular online video entertainment platform among global Chinese communities. Its competitors are Youku.com, Tudou.com, and Tecent Video.

Current Team (3)

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Funding Rounds (5) - $706.5M

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Board Members and Advisors (1)

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Products (4)

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Investors (7)

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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 is a professional video sharing website and online video portal based in China.
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    iQiyi

    iQiyi is a Chinese ad-supported television and movie portal providing fully-licensed,...

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