Company Name : Absentia
Funding Amount : Rs 1.2 crore
Investor(s) Astarc Ventures 50K Ventures.. .
Funding Round : Seed round
Absentia has raised Rs 1.2 crore in seed funding from investors including Astarc Ventures and 50K Ventures.
Enthusiastic investors like Vish Satthapan, Sameer Sainani, Rajeev Krishnan, Abhishek Jain and Nagaraj Magadum also participated in the funding round.
The company was founded in 2014, by three Bits Pilani students; Shubham Mishra, Vrushali Prasade and Harikrishna Valiyath.
The team has built a Virtual Reality Headset- Tesseract which lets users convert any content in laptop to 3D or 360 vision.
Shubham Mishra, Cofounder, said, “Absentia aims to beat global competition with its novelty. The device agnostic technology developed by the team can convert any media or game to Virtual Reality and simulate it on our own HMD – Tesseract. It can also be used by architects and product designers for 3D views of real estate developments and designs.”