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Top 20 Hardware & Infrastructure Deals for August 2016

Deal No. Amount Paid (USD) Company Investor/Buyer Sector Deal Type
1 $31,000,000,000 ARM SoftBank Hardware & Infrastructure Acquisition
2 $449,000,000 BYD Samsung Hardware & Infrastructure Investment
3 $259,716,000 Eir GIC Hardware & Infrastructure Investment
4 $200,000,000 Altair Sony Hardware & Infrastructure Acquisition
5 $195,092,000 Withings Nokia Hardware & Infrastructure Acquisition
6 $150,000,000 Velodyne LIDAR Ford Motor Company, Baidu Hardware & Infrastructure Investment
7 $120,000,000 Chehejia Consortium Hardware & Infrastructure Investment
8 $100,000,000 Ubtech CITIC Securities, CDH Investments Hardware & Infrastructure Investment
9 $93,000,000 CVRx Consortium Hardware & Infrastructure Investment
10 $90,000,000 Yi Technology Undisclosed Hardware & Infrastructure Investment
11 $61,200,000 Ring Richard Branson
, Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers
Hardware & Infrastructure Investment
12 $57,000,000 Barefoot Networks Consortium Hardware & Infrastructure Investment
13 $57,000,000 tado° INVEN CAPITAL Hardware & Infrastructure Investment
14 $52,500,000 Anki Consortium Hardware & Infrastructure Investment
15 $50,000,000 Eero Consortium Hardware & Infrastructure Investment
16 $45,500,000 Roku Undisclosed Hardware & Infrastructure Investment
17 $45,000,000 eGym HPE Growth Capital, Highland Europe Hardware & Infrastructure Investment
18 $40,000,000 360fly Consortium Hardware & Infrastructure Investment
19 $35,000,000 Ecobee Consortium Hardware & Infrastructure Investment
20 $35,000,000 Formlabs Consortium Hardware & Infrastructure Investment

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  1. SoftBank completes $31 billion acquisition of ARM (The Verge)
  2. Samsung Invests $449 Million in Buffett-Backed Carmaker BYD (Bloomberg)
  3. Singapore’s sovereign wealth fund GIC to acquire stake in Eir (Silicon Republic)
  4. Sony buys Israeli chip manufacturer Altair for US$200 million (e27)
  5. Nokia to Acquire Withings, for €170M (FinSMEs)
  6. FORD TARGETS FULLY AUTONOMOUS VEHICLE FOR RIDE SHARING IN 2021; INVESTS IN NEW TECH COMPANIES, DOUBLES SILICON VALLEY TEAM (Ford)
  7. ‘China’s Elon Musk’ just raised $120m to disrupt the auto industry (Tech In Asia)
  8. CDH Investments Leads $100M Round In Robot Maker Ubtech (China Money Network)
  9. CVRx Secures $113M in Financing (FinSMEs)
  10. Yi Technology sets sights on drone sector after raising $90m (Financial Times)
  11. Internet of rings: Smart doorbell startup raises $61.2M, launches sleeker $250 Pro device (VentureBeat)
  12. Chipmaking startup Barefoot Networks raises $57M (Sillicon Valley Business Journal)
  13. Smart Home Vendor tado° Raises $23 Million to Fuel US Expansion, Bringing Funding Total to $57 Million to Date (PR Newswire)
  14. Anki Raises $52.5M in Series D Funding (FinSMEs)
  15. Eero’s fancy Wi-Fi router has a chance to break through (recode)
  16. Roku Has Raised New $45.5 Million Round of Funding (Variety)
  17. eGym raises $45M Series C for cloud-connected gym equipment and fitness software (TechCrunch)
  18. 360fly Closes $40M Series C Financing (FinSMEs)
  19. Amazon Alexa Fund invests in smart thermostat company Ecobee’s $35 million round (VentureBeat)
  20. Formlabs Raises $35M in Series B Funding (FinSMEs)

Top 20 Hardware & Infrastructure Deals for July 2016

Deal No. Amount Paid (USD) Company Investor/Buyer Sector Deal Type
1 $449,000,000 BYD Samsung Hardware & Infrastructure Investment
2 $259,716,000 Eir GIC Hardware & Infrastructure Investment
3 $200,000,000 Altair Sony Hardware & Infrastructure Acquisition
4 $195,092,000 Withings Nokia Hardware & Infrastructure Acquisition
5 $120,000,000 Chehejia Consortium Hardware & Infrastructure Investment
6 $100,000,000 Ubtech CITIC Securities, CDH Investments Hardware & Infrastructure Investment
7 $61,200,000 Ring Richard Branson
, Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers
Hardware & Infrastructure Investment
8 $57,000,000 Barefoot Networks Consortium Hardware & Infrastructure Investment
9 $57,000,000 tado° INVEN CAPITAL Hardware & Infrastructure Investment
10 $52,500,000 Anki Consortium Hardware & Infrastructure Investment
11 $50,000,000 Eero Consortium Hardware & Infrastructure Investment
12 $45,500,000 Roku Undisclosed Hardware & Infrastructure Investment
13 $45,000,000 eGym HPE Growth Capital, Highland Europe Hardware & Infrastructure Investment
14 $40,000,000 360fly Consortium Hardware & Infrastructure Investment
15 $35,000,000 Baofeng Mojing CITIC Capital Holdings Hardware & Infrastructure Investment
16 $30,000,000 Airware Consortium Hardware & Infrastructure Investment
17 $30,000,000 DeePoon Xunlei, Kaiying Hardware & Infrastructure Investment
18 $28,500,000 Airobotics Consortium Hardware & Infrastructure Investment
19 $27,000,000 3D Robotics Undisclosed Hardware & Infrastructure Investment
20 $25,000,000 Zero Zero Robotics Consortium Hardware & Infrastructure Investment

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  1. Samsung Invests $449 Million in Buffett-Backed Carmaker BYD (Bloomberg)
  2. Singapore’s sovereign wealth fund GIC to acquire stake in Eir (Silicon Republic)
  3. Sony buys Israeli chip manufacturer Altair for US$200 million (e27)
  4. Nokia to Acquire Withings, for €170M (FinSMEs)
  5. ‘China’s Elon Musk’ just raised $120m to disrupt the auto industry (Tech In Asia)
  6. CDH Investments Leads $100M Round In Robot Maker Ubtech (China Money Network)
  7. Internet of rings: Smart doorbell startup raises $61.2M, launches sleeker $250 Pro device (VentureBeat)
  8. Chipmaking startup Barefoot Networks raises $57M (Sillicon Valley Business Journal)
  9. Smart Home Vendor tado° Raises $23 Million to Fuel US Expansion, Bringing Funding Total to $57 Million to Date (PR Newswire)
  10. Anki Raises $52.5M in Series D Funding (FinSMEs)
  11. Eero’s fancy Wi-Fi router has a chance to break through (recode)
  12. Roku Has Raised New $45.5 Million Round of Funding (Variety)
  13. eGym raises $45M Series C for cloud-connected gym equipment and fitness software (TechCrunch)
  14. 360fly Closes $40M Series C Financing (FinSMEs)
  15. Budget VR manufacturer Baofeng Mojing raises US$35M Series B (e27)
  16. Airware snatches $30M to sell complete drones to the Fortune 500 (TechCrunch)
  17. VR company DeePoon pockets Series B funding led by Xunlei, Kaiying (e27)
  18. Airobotics raises $28.5M to pursue autonomous drone platforms for heavy industry (TechCrunch)
  19. 3D Robotics Raises $27M In Ongoing Round (SocalTech)
  20. Zero Zero Robotics Raises $25M in Funding (FinSMEs)

Top 20 Hardware & Infrastructure Deals for June 2016

Deal No. Amount Paid (USD) Company Investor/Buyer Sector Deal Type
1 $259,716,000 Eir GIC Hardware & Infrastructure Investment
2 $200,000,000 Altair Sony Hardware & Infrastructure Acquisition
3 $195,092,000 Withings Nokia Hardware & Infrastructure Acquisition
4 $120,000,000 Chehejia Consortium Hardware & Infrastructure Investment
5 $61,200,000 Ring Richard Branson
, Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers
Hardware & Infrastructure Investment
6 $57,000,000 Barefoot Networks Consortium Hardware & Infrastructure Investment
7 $57,000,000 tado° INVEN CAPITAL Hardware & Infrastructure Investment
8 $52,500,000 Anki Consortium Hardware & Infrastructure Investment
9 $50,000,000 Eero Consortium Hardware & Infrastructure Investment
10 $45,500,000 Roku Undisclosed Hardware & Infrastructure Investment
11 $45,000,000 eGym HPE Growth Capital, Highland Europe Hardware & Infrastructure Investment
12 $40,000,000 360fly Consortium Hardware & Infrastructure Investment
13 $35,000,000 Baofeng Mojing CITIC Capital Holdings Hardware & Infrastructure Investment
14 $30,000,000 Airware Consortium Hardware & Infrastructure Investment
15 $30,000,000 DeePoon Xunlei, Kaiying Hardware & Infrastructure Investment
16 $28,500,000 Airobotics Consortium Hardware & Infrastructure Investment
17 $27,000,000 3D Robotics Undisclosed Hardware & Infrastructure Investment
18 $25,000,000 Zero Zero Robotics Consortium Hardware & Infrastructure Investment
19 $22,500,000 June Consortium Hardware & Infrastructure Investment
20 $20,000,000 Usens Consortium Hardware & Infrastructure Investment

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  1. Singapore’s sovereign wealth fund GIC to acquire stake in Eir (Silicon Republic)
  2. Sony buys Israeli chip manufacturer Altair for US$200 million (e27)
  3. Nokia to Acquire Withings, for €170M (FinSMEs)
  4. ‘China’s Elon Musk’ just raised $120m to disrupt the auto industry (Tech In Asia)
  5. Internet of rings: Smart doorbell startup raises $61.2M, launches sleeker $250 Pro device (VentureBeat)
  6. Chipmaking startup Barefoot Networks raises $57M (Sillicon Valley Business Journal)
  7. Smart Home Vendor tado° Raises $23 Million to Fuel US Expansion, Bringing Funding Total to $57 Million to Date (PR Newswire)
  8. Anki Raises $52.5M in Series D Funding (FinSMEs)
  9. Eero’s fancy Wi-Fi router has a chance to break through (recode)
  10. Roku Has Raised New $45.5 Million Round of Funding (Variety)
  11. eGym raises $45M Series C for cloud-connected gym equipment and fitness software (TechCrunch)
  12. 360fly Closes $40M Series C Financing (FinSMEs)
  13. Budget VR manufacturer Baofeng Mojing raises US$35M Series B (e27)
  14. Airware snatches $30M to sell complete drones to the Fortune 500 (TechCrunch)
  15. VR company DeePoon pockets Series B funding led by Xunlei, Kaiying (e27)
  16. Airobotics raises $28.5M to pursue autonomous drone platforms for heavy industry (TechCrunch)
  17. 3D Robotics Raises $27M In Ongoing Round (SocalTech)
  18. Zero Zero Robotics Raises $25M in Funding (FinSMEs)
  19. June raises $22.5 million, delays shipping its smart oven until the holidays (VentureBeat)
  20. Usens raises $20 million for mobile AR and VR hand-and-head tracking (VentureBeat)

Top 20 Hardware & Infrastructure Deals for May 2016

Deal No. Amount Paid (USD) Company Investor/Buyer Sector Deal Type
1 $200,000,000 Altair Sony Hardware & Infrastructure Acquisition
2 $195,092,000 Withings Nokia Hardware & Infrastructure Acquisition
3 $120,000,000 Chehejia Consortium Hardware & Infrastructure Investment
4 $61,200,000 Ring Richard Branson
, Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers
Hardware & Infrastructure Investment
5 $57,000,000 tado° INVEN CAPITAL Hardware & Infrastructure Investment
6 $50,000,000 Eero Consortium Hardware & Infrastructure Investment
7 $45,500,000 Roku Undisclosed Hardware & Infrastructure Investment
8 $45,000,000 eGym HPE Growth Capital, Highland Europe Hardware & Infrastructure Investment
9 $40,000,000 360fly Consortium Hardware & Infrastructure Investment
10 $35,000,000 Baofeng Mojing CITIC Capital Holdings Hardware & Infrastructure Investment
11 $30,000,000 Airware Consortium Hardware & Infrastructure Investment
12 $30,000,000 DeePoon Xunlei, Kaiying Hardware & Infrastructure Investment
13 $25,000,000 Zero Zero Robotics Consortium Hardware & Infrastructure Investment
14 $22,500,000 June Consortium Hardware & Infrastructure Investment
15 $16,000,000 nuTonomy Consortium Hardware & Infrastructure Investment
16 $15,000,000 World View Enterprises Canaan Partners Hardware & Infrastructure Investment
17 $15,000,000 Savioke Intel Capital, EDBI Hardware & Infrastructure Investment
18 $11,000,000 Rythm Consortium Hardware & Infrastructure Investment
19 $11,000,000 Fove Consortium Hardware & Infrastructure Investment
20 $10,500,000 Latch Consortium Hardware & Infrastructure Investment

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  1. Sony buys Israeli chip manufacturer Altair for US$200 million (e27)
  2. Nokia to Acquire Withings, for €170M (FinSMEs)
  3. ‘China’s Elon Musk’ just raised $120m to disrupt the auto industry (Tech In Asia)
  4. Internet of rings: Smart doorbell startup raises $61.2M, launches sleeker $250 Pro device (VentureBeat)
  5. Smart Home Vendor tado° Raises $23 Million to Fuel US Expansion, Bringing Funding Total to $57 Million to Date (PR Newswire)
  6. Eero’s fancy Wi-Fi router has a chance to break through (recode)
  7. Roku Has Raised New $45.5 Million Round of Funding (Variety)
  8. eGym raises $45M Series C for cloud-connected gym equipment and fitness software (TechCrunch)
  9. 360fly Closes $40M Series C Financing (FinSMEs)
  10. Budget VR manufacturer Baofeng Mojing raises US$35M Series B (e27)
  11. Airware snatches $30M to sell complete drones to the Fortune 500 (TechCrunch)
  12. VR company DeePoon pockets Series B funding led by Xunlei, Kaiying (e27)
  13. Zero Zero Robotics Raises $25M in Funding (FinSMEs)
  14. June raises $22.5 million, delays shipping its smart oven until the holidays (VentureBeat)
  15. Self-Driving Car Startup nuTonomy Raises $16 Million in Funding (The Wall Street Journal)
  16. World View lands $15 million Series B to bring new stratosphere-flying platform to life (TechCrunch)
  17. Savioke Raises $15m in Series A Financing (FinSMEs)
  18. Rythm Raises more than $11M in Funding (FinSMEs)
  19. Fove Raises US$11M in Series A Funding (FinSMEs)
  20. Latch Raises $10.5M in Series A Funding (FinSMEs)