Artificial Intelligence Top 10 In China – 5/10
Ranking: Number 5
Company Name: SenseTime
Field: Face Recognition
Funding Total: US$120 Million
7/F, Chuangye Building, TusPark, Haidian District, Beijing, P.R.China. (Headquarters)
Founded in 2014, Beijing-based SenseTime is a competitor to Face++, and provides similar services for companies looking to incorporate face recognition capabilities into their products and services. It says its human face recognition technology has an error rate below of one in 100,000.
The company, with offices in Beijing, Shenzhen and Hong Kong, also provides text, vehicle and image recognition to mobile Internet companies, financial services and security companies.
With US$120 million venture funding from investors including CDH Investments, IDG Capital and StarVC, SenseTime claims China UnionPay, JD.com Inc., Huawei Technologies Co. Ltd. and Xiaomi Inc. as its clients.