Mantis Vision raises $12.5 million in funding

Posted Jun 21, 2014

Mantis Vision is a developer of 3D solutions that has raised $12.5 million in funding from Qualcomm Ventures, Flextronics’ Lab IX, Sunny Optical Technology, and Samsung Electronics. Mantis will be using the funding to accelerate its plans to further developer its MV4D technology platform.

MV4D is a scalable platform that has the ability to capture and edit the richest and most visit 3D data at scale for mobile devices. The technology enables manufacturers to develop 3D-enabled mobile devices with APIs and SDKs, which ends up helping developers build consumer apps on the platform.

“3D is as big a paradigm shift for mobile as was the introduction of the camera-phone, the type of change that only comes around once every decade. We now have the opportunity to deliver professional-grade 3D-enabled mobile devices and capabilities to the world,” said Amihai Loven, CEO, Mantis Vision. “Our mission is to bring 3D to the masses, allowing users to create their own 3D content with ease. This strategic investment offers us the flexibility to expand quickly and strategically, as well as fuel adoption and engagement directly with consumer audiences worldwide.”