Saphlux Overview

  • Founded
  • 2014
Founded
  • Status
  • Private
  • Employees
  • 6
Employees
  • Latest Deal Type
  • Series B
  • Latest Deal Amount
  • $5M
Latest Deal Amount
  • Investors
  • 11

Saphlux General Information

Description

Developer of semi-polar gallium-nitride (GaN) materials designed to offer mini and micro-LEDs with various sizes and colors for fine-pitch displays. The company's materials solve fundamental limitations in current emitter materials to significantly increase output power and performance by using a selective growth method with zero stacking fault, enabling consumers to have improved efficiency of the LED light bulb at low prices.

Contact Information

Website
www.saphlux.com
Ownership Status
Privately Held (backing)
Financing Status
Venture Capital-Backed
Primary Industry
Application Specific Semiconductors
Other Industries
Electrical Equipment
Primary Office
  • 4 Pin Oak Drive
  • Branford, CT 06405
  • United States
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Saphlux Valuation & Funding

Deal Type Date Amount Raised to Date Post-Val Status Stage
5. Later Stage VC (Series B) 01-Aug-2020 $5M 000.00 Completed Generating Revenue
4. Early Stage VC 15-Aug-2017 00.000 000.00 000.00 Completed Generating Revenue
3. Early Stage VC (Series AA) 02-Mar-2017 000 00.00 0000 Completed Generating Revenue
2. Seed Round 20-Jul-2015 $200K $1.7M Completed Startup
1. Seed Round 01-Mar-2015 $1.5M $1.5M Completed Startup
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Saphlux Cap Table

Stock # of Shares
Authorized
Par Value Dividend Rate (%) Original
Issue Price
Liquidation Liquidation
Pref. Multiple
Conversion Price % Owned
Series AA1 0,000,000 00.000000 00.00 00.00 00 00.00 00.000
Series AA 0,000,000 00.000000 00.00 00.00 00 00.00 00.000
Series A 1,852,900 $0.000010 $0.73 $0.73 1x $0.73 15.23%
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Saphlux Patents

Saphlux Recent Patent Activity

Publication ID Patent Title Status First Filing Date Technology (CPC) Citations
US-20200295239-A1 Light conversion devices incorporating quantum dots Pending 11-Mar-2019 0000000000
US-20200194619-A1 Semiconductor devices with superlattice layers Pending 13-Dec-2018 000000000
US-20190189849-A1 Air void structures for semiconductor fabrication Granted 15-Dec-2017 0000000000
US-10665752-B2 Air void structures for semiconductor fabrication Active 15-Dec-2017 0000000000
US-10672948-B2 Methods for producing light extraction structures for semiconductor devices Active 15-Dec-2017 H01L33/10

Saphlux Executive Team (1)

Name Title Board Seat Contact Info
Chen Chen Ph.D Co-Founder, Chief Executive Officer & Board Member
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Saphlux Board Members (3)

Name Representing Role Since
Chen Chen Ph.D Saphlux Co-Founder, Chief Executive Officer & Board Member 000 0000
Christopher McLeod Elm Street Ventures Board Member 000 0000
Jung Han Saphlux Co-Founder & Board Member 000 0000
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Saphlux Signals

Growth Rate

0.80% Weekly
Growth
Weekly Growth 0.80%, 93rd %ile
-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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Saphlux Investors (11)

Investor Name Investor Type Holding Investor Since Participating Rounds Contact Info
Leyard (Hong Kong) Other Minority 000 0000 000000 0
NXT Ventures Venture Capital Minority 000 0000 000000 0
CAS Star Venture Capital Minority 000 0000 000000 0
Connecticut Innovations Venture Capital Minority 000 0000 000000 0
Elm Street Ventures Venture Capital Minority 000 0000 000000 0
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