RealNetworks creates innovative products and services that make it easy for people to connect with and enjoy digital media.

RealNetworks invented the streaming media category in 1995 and continues to connect consumers with their digital media both directly and through partners, aiming to support every network, device, media type, and social network.

Company Growth (employees)
Seattle, US
Size (employees)
534 (est)
RealNetworks was founded in 1995 and is headquartered in Seattle, US

RealNetworks Office Locations

RealNetworks has an office in Seattle
Seattle, US (HQ)
1501 1st Avenue South

RealNetworks Data and Metrics

RealNetworks Financial Metrics

RealNetworks's revenue was reported to be $30.6 m in Q1, 2017

Revenue (Q1, 2017)

30.6 m

Gross profit (Q1, 2017)

13.3 m

Gross profit margin (Q1, 2017), %


Net income (Q1, 2017)

(9.4 m)

EBIT (Q1, 2017)

(8.1 m)

Market capitalization (15-Sep-2017)

171.8 m

Cash (31-Mar-2017)

38.5 m
RealNetworks's current market capitalization is $171.8 m.
USDFY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016


206.2 m156.2 m125.3 m120.5 m

Revenue growth, %


Cost of goods sold

79.1 m76.4 m70.3 m65 m

Gross profit

127.1 m79.8 m55 m55.5 m
USDQ2, 2014Q3, 2014Q1, 2015Q2, 2015Q3, 2015Q1, 2016Q2, 2016Q3, 2016Q1, 2017


40.8 m34.2 m30.6 m34 m30.8 m28.2 m29.7 m31.1 m30.6 m

Cost of goods sold

20.8 m18.9 m16.5 m19.8 m18.1 m15.2 m15.7 m16.7 m17.3 m

Gross profit

20 m15.2 m14.1 m14.1 m12.7 m13.1 m14 m14.3 m13.3 m

Gross profit Margin, %

USDFY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016


151.2 m103.3 m47.3 m33.7 m

Accounts Receivable

9.1 m


9.1 m9 m7.1 m4.9 m

Current Assets

261.8 m187.3 m129.2 m104.9 m
USDQ2, 2014Q3, 2014Q1, 2015Q2, 2015Q3, 2015Q1, 2016Q2, 2016Q3, 2016Q1, 2017


124.5 m114.1 m103 m92.7 m61.8 m40.5 m36.1 m38.3 m38.5 m

Current Assets

227.8 m205.4 m159.1 m143 m139.7 m116.4 m109 m112.1 m98.5 m


18 m17.6 m16.8 m17 m13.1 m13.1 m13 m13 m12.9 m

Total Assets

299.9 m273.5 m221.6 m197.4 m175.7 m147.7 m139.9 m141 m123.9 m
USDFY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016

Net Income

(59 m)(71.8 m)(81.8 m)(36.6 m)

Depreciation and Amortization

18.7 m12 m10.4 m7.1 m

Accounts Receivable

8.4 m8.7 m(8.2 m)(129 k)

Accounts Payable

321 k(769 k)(465 k)1.6 m
USDQ2, 2014Q3, 2014Q1, 2015Q2, 2015Q3, 2015Q1, 2016Q2, 2016Q3, 2016Q1, 2017

Net Income

(21 m)(22.2 m)(24.5 m)(27.8 m)(21.2 m)(15.2 m)(8.3 m)(3.1 m)(9.4 m)

Accounts Payable

20.4 m18.2 m18.3 m18.2 m15.9 m15.4 m17.4 m18.4 m19.4 m
USDY, 2017


57.3 k

Financial Leverage

1.5 x
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RealNetworks Operating Metrics

RealNetworks's Patent Applications was reported to be 30 in FY, 2016
FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016Jun, 2017

Patents (US)


Patents (foreign)


Patent Applications


Mobile Customers

700 m
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RealNetworks Acquisitions / Subsidiaries

Acquired CompanyDateDeal Size
GameHouseJanuary 27, 2004$21 m

RealNetworks Market Value History

RealNetworks Revenue Breakdown

RealNetworks Median Salaries

Source: 47 public H-1B filings from RealNetworks

Traffic Overview of RealNetworks

RealNetworks Online and Social Media Presence

RealNetworks News and Updates

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RealNetworks Company Life and Culture

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