Razer, a Carlsbad, California-based provider of high performance gaming hardware, has raised US$50m in funding.
The round was led by IDG-Accel China Capital Fund.
The company intends to use the funds to invest in technology, expand and innovate on its portfolio of designs.
Co-founded in 1998 by CEO Min-Liang Tan, and President Robert “Razerguy” Krakoff, Razer is today one of the largest gaming hardware brands in the US, Europe and even in China. The company partners with the largest Chinese gaming companies like Tencent, Shanda, Changyou and Perfect World.
Razer has offices in nine cities worldwide, including San Francisco, Hamburg, Seoul, Shanghai and Singapore.