This article showcases our top picks for the best China based Virtual Reality companies. These startups and companies are taking a variety of approaches to innovating the Virtual Reality industry, but are all exceptional startups and companies well worth a follow.
We tried to pick companies across the size spectrum from cutting edge startups to established brands.
We selected these startups for exceptional performance in one of these categories:
- Innovative ideas
- Innovative route to market
- Innovative product
- Exceptional growth
- Exceptional growth strategy
- Societal impact
Top China Virtual Reality Companies
Decentraland is the first virtual platform owned by its users.Grab a VR headset or use your web browser and become completely immersed in a 3D, interactive world.There are plenty of opportunities to explore or even create your own piece of the universe. Here, you can purchase land through the Ethereum blockchain, creating an immutable record of ownership.
No one can limit what you build.With full control over your land, you can create unique experiences unlike anything in existence. Your imagination is the limit: go to a casino, watch live music, attend a workshop, shop with friends, start a business, test drive a car, visit an underwater resort, and much, much more—all within a 360-degree, virtual world..
Nreal is the developer of ready-to-wear mixed reality glasses. Its flagship product, Nreal light, is the first lightweight and comfortable mixed reality glasses, sporting a vivid display combined with spatial computing algorithms for an immersive experience.
The company aims to make mixed reality available and accessible to everyone. They strive to realize the full potential of mixed reality by empowering developers to create applications that can ultimately propel a new era of entertainment, productivity, and more.
Nreal was founded in 2017 and is based in Beijing, China.. .
Insta360 is a professional intelligent technology company that offers cameras that empowers people to freely share experiences. The company makes cameras that allow you to share everything, everywhere.
From the 8K Insta360 Pro for professional creators, to the matchlessly versatile Insta360 ONE, Insta360’s cameras allows to capture big moments in immersive detail. Founded in 2014, Insta360 is the world leader in 360-degree cameras.
Based in Shenzhen and immersed in the city’s incomparable hardware ecosystem, Insta360 prides itself on creating groundbreaking products that push the envelope of both performance and accessibility. With an Insta360 camera, users can take 360-degree photos and videos in high definition, and live-stream their experiences directly onto Facebook, Twitter, YouTube and other social platforms.
When viewed in a VR headset, Insta360 experiences can transport people into places and moments they’ve never before imagined.. .
51WORLD is an original high-tech enterprise based on digital twins, 5G, VR, and AI. Founded in February 2015, the company has been working on its vision since its establishment— creating a real, complete and permanent “digital twin world”.
With all-element scenarios, it creates core products such as 51Cloud, Super API, 51UrbanData, 51City OS, 51Sim-One in fields of smart city, smart car, transportation, tourism, education, aviation, digital real estate, etc. It helps digital upgrades in various industries.
51WORLD occupies the largest market share in real estate sales, automobile simulation training, and smart city operating system, with an annual growth rate of over 200%. Currently, it has served more than 750 corporate customers from home and abroad, including renowned enterprises and institutes such as Huawei, Alibaba, China Mobile, China Unicom, China Telecom, SenseTime, iFLYTEK, Tencent Cloud, JD.com, China Railway Construction, China Merchants Group, Vanke, Country Garden, China Resources, China Merchants Shekou, Lingang Group, SURBANA JURONG, GEOCON, EMAAR, JQZ Group, Hyundai, Taikang, GAC, BMW, Mercedes-Benz, Weimar Automobile, National Intelligent Connected Car (Shanghai) Pilot Demonstration Zone, Beijing Transportation Development Research Institute, China Transinfo Technology, Daimler, FAW Pentium, Chongqing Automobile Inspection Institute.
The company has nearly 500 employees, of which more than 50% have R & D personnel. The company’s main research direction covers more than ten high-tech categories such as computer graphics, computational mechanics, computer vision, vehicle simulation, sensor simulation, transportation & connected vehicle simulation, reinforcement learning, deep learning, discrete mathematics, decision planning, and distributed systems.
R & D talents mainly come from universities and research institutions such as Tsinghua University, Zhejiang University, Shanghai Jiaotong University, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Cornell University, University of London, University of Illinois, Georgia Institute of Technology, Microsoft Research Asia, etc. At present, 51WORLD has total financing of nearly 300 million yuan and SenseTime, Star VC, Lightspeed, MOMA, SPD Silicon Valley Bank, Green Pine Capital, and Green Living Equity are among its major investors..
Pimax, the China-based company promising a few flavors of its high field of view (FOV) headset. It is a creator of 4K and 8K VR experience.
The small team is the first batch of domestic VR geeks. Their dream is to create a VR device that can run uninterrupted for two hours and at a reasonable price.
Registered trademarks in 2015, has received tens of millions of dollars A round of financing. In 2016, the small school launched the world’s first 4K VR head, the same year the Asian CES Asia 2016 VR product award..
ROOBO is dedicated to creating a holistic system that integrates world leading A.I. robot system, product and service.
They explore and experiment to discover the core knowledge in A.I. and at the same time, never cease to invent and design new A.I.
robots as well as other intelligent hardware for consumers. They strive to be the first in the industry to provide great user experience for everyone..
NOLO Motion Tracking System is the only one that bringing Steam VR interaction to smartphones. With one base station, one headset marker and two controllers, NOLO can be conducted on all VR headsets on the market and offers unprecedented solutions for Mobile VR users to freely explore and interact in the virtual world.
NOLO HOME is a Mobile VR platform of NOLO brand, and the world’s first ever 6-DoF Mobile VR Application Platform for smartphone. By attaching NOLO HOME + NOLO CV1 + Smartphone, users could easily get immersed in the virtual world, freely and wirelessly at anytime, anywhere.
Therefore their customers are introduced to a brand new way to have fun and to get entertained in the games. NOLO comes with the vision of providing our global users with a virtual world beyond imagination and possibly altering our playstyles in the future..
Shenzhen Lochn Optics Technology Co.,Ltd
Located in ShenZhen, Lochn Technology is a high-tech enterprise dedicated into development and manufacture of virtual display optics. We have rich experience in electronics, optics and marketing.We released See-Through Optical Engine for Augmented Reality based on our own patent in 2014, which met the requirement for mass production.
We also provided a turnkey solution for Smart Glass in cooperation with advanced Chips manufacturer in China which could be widely used in healthcare, enterprise business, vehicle electronics, security,logistics and electronics for consumers etc.. .
Hypereal is a virtual reality technology company. It is the only VR company in China that has its own software ecosystem, VR headsets, positioning tracking system, interactive controllers, SDK, and game team.
As a leading Chinese VR/AR technology company, their products are conceived and made in China.. .
Shenzhen VR Group, short for 3Glasses, the leader in China VR and Windows Mixed Reality, and a national hi-tech enterprise with more than 15 years of VR experience, are among the earliest companies in China to engage in VR and hybrid The reality of the company, the largest domestic virtual reality core patent applications for start-up companies, is also the first batch of Microsoft’s head of VR partners. 3Glasses launched China’s first (the world’s second paragraph) virtual reality helmet (3Glasses D1) and China’s first mixed reality helmet (3Glasses Blue Perot S1 Microsoft development machine), the establishment of the VR content service platform VRSHOW, the first was recognized as the industry The first successful virtual reality business model, the VR Line Experience Point model, has grown into a technology company that integrates VR / MR hardware and software, development tools, content platforms and industry solutions.
As an innovative technology company, 3Glasses has a full range of product and service capabilities such as R & D, production, sales and value-added services in terms of virtual reality and hybrid reality. While maintaining the technology leadership of hardware products such as VR Head, 3Glasses actively expands VR content services and industry applications .
At present, 3Glasses owns 256 VR autonomous core patents (as of January 4, 2018), 1000+ global developer partners, 10000+ VR applications, 400+ signed VR games and more than 200 success stories in the VR industry covering entertainment, Education, tourism, exhibitions, architecture, design, medical care, film and television, security and other 12 areas. The products cover 5000+ VR offline experience points and are directly distributed in 33 countries and are the most famous Chinese VR brands overseas..
Ideamake is a VR viewing solution provider that builds a virtual house environment through virtual reality technology. The house scene is composed of digital models of real data, follows engineering design standards and requirements, and reproduces the planned project.
To help users choose the decoration style that suits them.. .
Noitom was established in 2011 by a team of visionary engineers and scientists united by one goal — to redefine the motion capture paradigm. Co-founded by mechanics, software, robotics and sensor engineering experts Dr.
Haoyang Liu and Dr. Tristan RuoLi Dai, Noitom focuses its research and development on mapping the human body, its movements and interaction with the environment.
The company’s name, Noitom, the word motion spelled backwards, embraces its dedication to the “art” of motion capture.. .
FlexLab is the active explorer of intelligent manufacturing. We have strong belief in digital fabrication.
In this independent and innovative lab is a group of interdisciplinary people who are dedicated to the revolution of transportation, manufacturing, eduction and retailing etc.. Software engineers, electronic engineers, designers, entrepreneurs, artists, geeks, makers, kitty….we gather together for the same vision we aspire for.
We turn ideas into reality and bring it to the market when it’s ready. Our projects range from self-driving, drones, unattended retailing, VR workshop, remote robot control, image recognition, sustainable vehicles, voice recognition and soft robotics to STEAM education.
Products users are within more than twenty countries across the globe. Thinkers, players, adventurers, idealists and creators…we like our tags and are passionate about what we do.
FlexLab, INC. was founded in 2013, during which we started our first project Flexbot (former name Hex/Hex Airbot), a 3D printed nano copter, which raised half a million on Kickstarter.
In November 2014, our second project FlexPV won the first prize on Michelin Challenge Bibendum. The road is ahead and we are willing to try more.
GeekPark is a Chinese innovators community that provides real time updates on product manufacturers. It focuses on Internet products and tech trends through insightful product reports and quality offline conferences.
GeekPark is a China-based company that was founded by Jack Zhang.. .
Baofeng TV is an internet upstart company and operates as Baofeng’s subsidiary. The company is known for launching its three new products.
The world’s first VR TV, Baofeng super TV2 VR TV X-Men version (43/50/55inch) is unveiled, bringing the unprecedented 720° panorama viewing experience. The 40inch Grand TV, Baofeng super TV 40 X-Men version rivals traditional 32inch TVs.
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The completely updated VIP movie and TV membership aims to establish a newest and most comprehensive laboratory of movies, TV shows and VR resource in the whole network, offering an overall outstanding content service. With three new products, Baofeng TV seizes the market of Internet TV, which will rearrange the new industry pattern..
ZingFront Software has focused on next-gen intelligent software and provided Creative Bigdata + 3D + Animation SaaS solutions. Enable global business to create more .
ZingFront has global offices in San Francisco, Hong Kong, Beijing, Shang Hai, Shenzhen, Wuhan, … etc.
Two key products are released: ✓ UNREALFRONT – NO.1 3D-Video creation software, http://www.zingfront.com/unrealfront/ ✓ SOCIALPETA – The largest ADs insight software, http://www.zingfront.com/socialpeta/. .
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