Borqs is a global leader in software and products for the IoT, providing customizable, differentiated and scalable Android-based smart connected devices and cloud service solutions.

Borqs creates innovative and differentiated devices for enterprise & consumer.

Borqs was founded in China in 2007 by Pat Chan. The company is headquartered in Santa Clara, CA, with offices in China, India, USA, Japan and Korea.


Borqs has achieved leadership and customer recognition as an innovative end-to-end IoT solutions provider leveraging its strategic chipset partner relationships as well as its broad software and IP portfolio.


Borqs’ unique strengths include its Android and Android Wear Licenses, suitable for large and low volume customized products, and is also currently in development of 5G products for phones and hotspots.


Borqs was selected by Qualcomm in 2016 to partner in developing the world’s first 4G Android wearable as part of its next-generation Qualcomm® Snapdragon™ Wear platform, which includes smartwatches for children and adults, as well as watches specifically designed for fitness.


Borqs is backed by Accel, GSR Ventures, Qualcomm Ventures, Norwest, Intel Capital, SK Telecom, TDR Capital, and others. The company has raised a total of $52M in private financing. Borqs marked its debut as a public company on August 18, 2017. Borqs has also received strategic funding of $16M on Jun 02, 2022.



  • Year founded: 2007
  • Funding Info: $52M over 6 Rounds (Last Funding Type: Series E)
  • Yearly Revenue: NA
  • Employee Size: 501-1,000
  • Business Valuation: NA
  • City/Town: Santa Clara
  • State: California
  • Country: China
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