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Sonarworks shares knowledge and experience about studio gear, product news, tips and tricks, as well as studio stories. The company has a database of sound devices and a set of AI-based technologies to precisely map individual hearing and sound preferences.

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Employees (est.) (Sept 2021)82(+7%)
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Key People/Management at Sonarworks

Martins Popelis

Martins Popelis

Helmuts Bems

Helmuts Bems

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Sonarworks Office Locations

Sonarworks has offices in Rīga and Sacramento
Rīga, LV (HQ)
Šmerļa iela 3, Vidzemes priekšpilsēta
Sacramento, CA, US
2804 Gateway Oaks Dr #100
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Sonarworks Financials and Metrics

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Sonarworks total Funding

$13.7 m

Sonarworks latest funding size

$5.91 m

Time since last funding

2 months ago

Sonarworks investors

Sonarworks's latest funding round in July 2021 was reported to be $5.9 m. In total, Sonarworks has raised $13.7 m
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Sonarworks Operating Metrics

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Sonarworks News and Updates

Made in Emerging Europe: SeedBlink, Eurora, PrintOnPack, Growceanu, Apaczka, Bistro, Sonarworks, OTB Ventures

Emerging Europe’s start-up scene is thriving: new money is pouring into the market all the time. To keep you up to date with the latest investments, innovations, movers and shakers, each Monday Emerging Europe brings you a handy round-up of the region’s start-ups which closed financing rounds over t…

Riga-based audio technology innovator Sonarworks raises over €5 million to scale its SoundID licensing business

Sonarworks, the Latvian company behind precision audio software used by Grammy-Award-winning producers, announced today that it has closed a €5 million funding round. The round was led by Almaz Capital with participation from Karma Ventures, Trind Ventures, Proks Capital, Smart Growth VC, Wiser Fina…

Riga’s Sonarworks sounds good to investors, raises $6 million

Audiotech startup Sonarworks has raised $6 million in a new funding round. The Riga-based startup produces a range of next-generation audio applications in use in no less than 70,000 studios around the world as well as a personalised sound profile app. To date, the firm has raised a total of $13.8 m…

Sonarworks Blogs

Announcing SoundID enabled 1MORE ColorBuds 2

Never before has personalized sound become so accessible for casual listeners with the advent of SoundID offering users a true sound experience that appeals to everyone, now included with 1MORE’s small but mighty noise cancelling, aptX Adaptive colorful buds. SAN DIEGO, CA – September 21, 2021 – 1MO…

Sonarworks x SUBPAC are joining forces to redefine how and where music is created.

Sonarworks and SUBPAC Partner to Improve Workflow and Create the Ultimate Solution for Precision Audio Monitoring in any Environment. We’re excited to announce our partnership with SUBPAC, the industry-leading tactile audio company that brings reference-quality low-frequency monitoring solutions to …

It’s All About That Bass

Interpreting and making practical use of the graphical results from measuring programs like Sonarworks’ SoundID Reference or AV Nirvana’s Room EQ Wizard (REW) requires a basic understanding of acoustic physics and the way sound behaves in a room like yours. Identifying the problems that stand in the…

How to Choose a Music Streaming Service in 2021

By now most of us have opted in to one of the subscription music streaming services and many of us also rely on YouTube for music content streaming. We use these sources for recreation and also for accessing reference music we need in our professional lives as creators. For many years, we’ve had to …

Setup Your Studio Monitors the Right Way

Where and how you place your speakers (and listening positions)  in your studio determines how well you achieve an accurate frequency response and a solid stereo image. Ideally, your listening position and the two monitors form an equilateral triangle. In other words, the distance between the left a…

Should You Place Speakers Against the Front Wall?

I was reading one of my favorite recording magazines and I came across a review of a new studio monitor that looked interesting. In the course of reviewing the speakers, the author mentioned that there was a bit too much bass coming out of the speakers, which were placed very close to the front wall…
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Sonarworks Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was Sonarworks founded?

    Sonarworks was founded in 2012.

  • Who are Sonarworks key executives?

    Sonarworks's key executives are Martins Popelis and Helmuts Bems.

  • How many employees does Sonarworks have?

    Sonarworks has 82 employees.

  • Who are Sonarworks competitors?

    Competitors of Sonarworks include Aiva Technologies, Popgun and Triller.

  • Where is Sonarworks headquarters?

    Sonarworks headquarters is located at Šmerļa iela 3, Vidzemes priekšpilsēta, Rīga.

  • Where are Sonarworks offices?

    Sonarworks has offices in Rīga and Sacramento.

  • How many offices does Sonarworks have?

    Sonarworks has 2 offices.