Makeblock is an open-source arduino robot building platform to turn ideas into success. No matter what your ideas are, Makeblock provides various mechanical parts, electronic modules and software to make them possible, such as beams, plates, connectors, motors, brackets, sensors, drivers and controllers, etc. Characterized by mDrawbot, mBot, mElephant 3D Printer, XY Plotter, Starter Robot Kit and Ultimate Robot Kit, Makeblock is becoming one of the best intelligent hardware company to make a difference. Who We Are? We are a startup company located in Shenzhen, China. There are only ten young people in our team in 2013, now we have over 120 team members, we love our job, and are proud of our product. We believe in the ideology of open source technology, all the products designed by Makeblock is opensource, from mechanical parts to electronic modules, all the source file are open to download. Jasen Wang(王建军) is the founder of Makeblock, he is a robot hobbyist, he quit his job and started to full-time work on the Makeblock project in May 2011. We know there is no limitation on people's imagination, they need thousands of different parts and modules to realize their ideas, so we will keep on developing more and more new mechanical parts and electronic modules, trying to fulfill people's needs for creation. We also encourage our open source community to help develop new parts and modules.
Company Growth (employees)
Shenzhen, CN
Size (employees)
106 (est)
Makeblock was founded in 2013 and is headquartered in Shenzhen, CN

Key People/Management at Makeblock

Jasen Wang

Jasen Wang

Founder & CEO

Makeblock Office Locations

Makeblock has offices in Shenzhen and Shenzhen Shi
Shenzhen Shi, CN
1001 Xue Yuan Da Dao
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Founding Date


Total Funding

$36 m

Latest funding size

$30 m

Time since last funding

11 months


Makeblock's latest funding round in February 2017 was reported to be $30 m. In total, Makeblock has raised $36 m

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