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When we're done, computers will look nothing like they do right now

When we're done, computers will look nothing like they do right now

Varjo was founded by a team of industry professionals with decades of experience and a vision of seamlessly merging the virtual and real worlds – first for professionals and ultimately for everyone. From opto-mechanical engineers, laser technicians and computer vision experts to UX designers, product innovators and brand creators, we are a supergroup made up of people with the passion, skills and vision to do things most people think are impossible. All of us at Varjo are on a mission to empower people to do things that are impossible today by merging virtual, augmented and traditional realities. When we’re done, computers will look nothing like they do right now.
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Varjo raises $54 million to bring VR with 'human eye' resolution to more industries

  • VentureBeat
  • 3 months ago
  • Varjo, a startup developing virtual reality (VR) and mixed reality (XR) technologies for the enterprise, has raised $54 million in a series C round of funding.
  • The round was led by Volvo (via the Volvo Cars Tech Fund), Atomico, NordicNinja, EQT Ventures, Lifeline Ventures, Tesi, and Swisscanto Invest by Zürcher Kantonalbank.
  • Founded in 2016, Varjo offers a high-resolution VR and XR headset that promises clarity comparable to the human eye, a prerequisite for a range industrial applications — such as flight simulators, which may require the ability to read fine details on screens within the virtual world.
  • With another $54 million in the bank from an array of investors the company said it will “accelerate its global expansion and development” of hardware and software products for industry use cases.
Varjo raises $54 million to bring VR with 'human eye' resolution to more industries

Jussi Mäkinen

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Leading creative work at the intersection of marketing, technology and design. +10 years experience in launching new consumer technology products and brands.
Total raised

$45.9M

Funded over

3 rounds

Latest round

Series B (Oct 2018)

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