Christmas Gift Ideas From 10 Hong Kong Hardware Startups

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Struggling to pick up the right gift for that tech-savvy friend that has it all? Instead of hitting the shops, fending off relentless crowds and haggling for the lowest price – why not support a Hong Kong startup?

Our startups have poured their blood, sweat and tears in crafting innovative and useful products for you and the people in your life. Whether its an accessory for your smartphone or an energy-saving device for the home – these 10 Hong Kong hardware startups have you covered.

While some products are ready to be ordered in a few clicks, some are still on pre-order and require a bit of patience. So we’ve compiled a list of startups that have gifts ready in-time for Christmas, and those that will be shipping out somewhere after the new year.
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Hong Kong’s EzeeCube Raises US $100,000 From Nest Investments on Top of a Successful Indiegogo Campaign

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After coming off a successful Indiegogo campaign, EzeeCube pulls in an additional $100,000 from Nest Investments.

Just four months ago, we had a chat with founder and CEO Ashok Jaiswal about his startup, as he was gearing up for the launch of their crowdfunding campaign. After raising almost US $150,000 of their $75,000 goal and selling over 1,000 units – EzeeCube has been added to Nest’s portfolio of the most promising startups in Asia. “We’re happy to team up with Nest and their high profile management team and take part in their wealth of marketing prowess, capital and strategic thinking to bring EzeeCube to every corner of the globe,” said Jaiswal.

The Hong Kong-based investment incubator will be lending the young hardware startup a hand to scale up sales and marketing efforts. And at the nick of time, as EzeeCube is just on the brink of a marketing blitz including their global retail launch at the Consumer Electronics show in January.

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Congrats to Hong Kong Hardware Startup EzeeCube; Now Fully Crowdfunded on Indiegogo

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EzeeCube, a stackable media hub that syncs, stores and manages your content, has been fully funded on Indiegogo!

31 days into their campaign, EzeeCube reached their goal of US$75,000 after having their project covered by Engadget.

Now, our homegrown hardware startup is plunging ahead for their next objective: raise up to $125,000 – $150,000 by campaign’s end. Click here to back EzeeCube now! Having already raised over $110,000 – the EzeeCube team plans on incorporating new perks such as the ‘Retro Player’ which is a stackable element compatible with Sega Genesis and Nintendo SNES cartridge games (if $125,000 is raised) and Chromecast support (if $150,000 is raised).

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