Chirp Microsystem Overview

  • Year Founded
  • 2013

Year Founded

  • Status
  • Acquired/​Merged

  • Employees
  • 15

Employees

  • Latest Deal Type
  • M&A

Chirp Microsystem General Information

Description

Manufacturer of ultrasonic 3D-sensing system tools designed to help clients in industrial automation. The company's system offers millimeter-accurate range information, based on machine learning and neural network algorithms and outperforms infrared-based alternatives by every metric in real-world applications like consumer electronics, smart homes, and industrial automation, enabling clients to avail the always-on sensing for wake-on-approach application for smart-home devices even when they are running on battery only.

Contact Information

Ownership Status
Acquired/Merged
Financing Status
Formerly VC-backed
Primary Industry
Electronic Equipment and Instruments
Other Industries
Systems and Information Management
Acquirer
Corporate Office
  • 2560 Ninth Street
  • Suite 220A
  • Berkeley, CA 94710
  • United States

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Chirp Microsystem Valuation & Funding

Deal Type Date Amount Raised to Date Post-Val Status Stage
6. Merger/Acquisition 27-Feb-2018 00.00 Completed Generating Revenue
5. Seed Round 12-Jun-2017 00.00 00.00 Completed Generating Revenue
4. Seed Round 29-Oct-2015 00.00 00.00 Completed Startup
3. Grant 01-Jan-2015 00000 Completed Startup
2. Accelerator/Incubator 01-Jan-2014 Completed Startup
1. Spin-Off 01-Jan-2013 Completed Startup
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Chirp Microsystem Comparisons

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Chirp Microsystem Competitors (2)

Company Name Financing Status Location Employees Total Raised Last Financing Date/Type Last Financing Amount
Murata Electronics Formerly PE-Backed Vantaa, Finland 0000 000000&0
Sonar Technologies Formerly VC-backed Thousand Oaks, CA 00 00000 000000&0 00000
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Chirp Microsystem Patents

Chirp Microsystem Recent Patent Activity

Publication ID Patent Title Status First Filing Date Technology (CPC) Citations
US-20220316938-A1 Ultrasonic liquid level sensing Pending 30-Mar-2021 00000000000
EP-3545263-A1 Three dimensional object-localization and tracking using ultrasonic pulses Inactive 23-Nov-2016 00000000
EP-3545263-A4 Three dimensional object-localization and tracking using ultrasonic pulses Inactive 23-Nov-2016 00000000 0
EP-3446206-A4 Ultrasonic input device Active 22-Apr-2016 000000000 0
EP-3446206-A1 Ultrasonic input device Active 22-Apr-2016 G01S15/66
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Chirp Microsystem Signals

Growth Rate

0.80% Weekly
Growth
Weekly Growth 0.80%, 93rd %
-35.5%. 530%

Size Multiple

219x Median
Size Multiple 219x, 100th %ile
0.00x 0.95x. 413Kx

Key Data Points

Twitter Followers

5.5k

Similarweb Unique Visitors

15.0K

Majestic Referring Domains

314

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Chirp Microsystem Former Investors (8)

Investor Name Investor Type Holding Investor Since Participating Rounds Contact Info
Alan Kramer Angel (individual) 000 0000 000000 0
Atlantic Bridge Capital Growth/Expansion Minority 000 0000 000000 0
Berkeley SkyDeck Accelerator/Incubator 000 0000 000000 0
DNX Ventures Venture Capital Minority 000 0000 000000 0
Dolby Family Ventures Venture Capital Minority 000 0000 000000 0
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Chirp Microsystem FAQs

  • When was Chirp Microsystem founded?

    Chirp Microsystem was founded in 2013.

  • Who is the founder of Chirp Microsystem?

    David Horsley Ph.D, Stefon Shelton Ph.D, Bernhard Boser Ph.D, Richard Przybyla Ph.D, Michelle Kiang Ph.D, and André Guedes Ph.D are the founders of Chirp Microsystem.

  • Where is Chirp Microsystem headquartered?

    Chirp Microsystem is headquartered in Berkeley, CA.

  • What is the size of Chirp Microsystem?

    Chirp Microsystem has 15 total employees.

  • What industry is Chirp Microsystem in?

    Chirp Microsystem’s primary industry is Electronic Equipment and Instruments.

  • Is Chirp Microsystem a private or public company?

    Chirp Microsystem is a Private company.

  • What is Chirp Microsystem’s current revenue?

    The current revenue for Chirp Microsystem is 000000.

  • How much funding has Chirp Microsystem raised over time?

    Chirp Microsystem has raised $4.7M.

  • Who are Chirp Microsystem’s investors?

    Alan Kramer, Atlantic Bridge Capital, Berkeley SkyDeck, DNX Ventures, and Dolby Family Ventures are 5 of 8 investors who have invested in Chirp Microsystem.

  • Who are Chirp Microsystem’s competitors?

    Murata Electronics and Sonar Technologies are competitors of Chirp Microsystem.

  • When was Chirp Microsystem acquired?

    Chirp Microsystem was acquired on 27-Feb-2018.

  • Who acquired Chirp Microsystem?

    Chirp Microsystem was acquired by TDK.

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