What We Do

We Make

From Kickstart Prototyping, Pilot-run production to Mass Production, through Shape Prototype’s in-house on-site project management and manufacturing expertise,  we offer an unrivalled rapid customised product solution. No MOQ. Fast turnaround.

We Boost

We are more than a manufacturer, we partner with selected hardware startups by providing in-house manufacturing funds, managing the product production process, ensuring the products are shipped on time, while the teams use the original fundings focusing on the marketing and sales.

Our Ecosystem

Based in Shenzhen and Taiwan, home to the world’s largest contract electronics manufacturers. Other than our in-house manufacturing capability, we help top Asian manufactures leverage the power of technology and industry expertise to accelerate global startups’ innovation and drive scalable success.


  • 3D Printing
  • CNC Machining
  • Urethane Casting
  • Tooling & Injection Molding


  • Milling & Turing
  • Sheetmetal Forming & Stamping
  • Die Casting


  • PCB Printing
  • PCBA Manufacturing


  • Product ID & Mechanical Design
  • DFM (Design for Manufacturing)
  • Assembly & Packaging
  • Product Quality Testing

Our Focus

Kickstart Prototyping

Shape Prototype offers an unrivalled rapid cutomised prototyping service, from Appearance (Look-like) Prototype to Design (Functional Prototype) in both Plastic and Metal material. No MOQ. Fast turnaround. Surface finishing is available. 

Small Batch Production

Shape Prototype Injection molding & Rapid Tooling is suitable for 1,000 to 100k parts. We provide free consultation from DFM Analysis (Design for Manufacture and Assembly analysis) to cost estimation and manufacturing schedule.

Mass Production

Shape Prototype has in-house facility to accommodate mass production needs for products. Our shop produces 400 moulds a year and have proven record in producing quality products.


AI & IoT & wearbles

smart home device

health tech device

consumer gadget

STEAM tech

green tech device

”Shaking up China’s manufacturing industry – to make it friendly to hardware startups”

Tech in Asia

We’ve Delivered Products For 100+ Startups Worldwide



Everyone we have met at CES and later has appreciated the quality of the prototypes. Thank you for all the effort you put into it.

Girish Mujumdar, Co-Founder – Gunakar

Thank you so much for getting this out on time. We have received it and everything looks great for the trade show!

Yassir, CEO – Labforge

We received the prototypes a day in advance. I am writing this to thank you for your cooperation in doing the job. The design and quality was very good as expected, and you managed to help us out with our tight schedule. Thank You again for your help !! I shall contact you regarding future production or if I need some help in prototyping.

Onlia, Electronic Engineer – ParaQum Technologies

A BIG THANK YOU for making this happen very quickly! We will definitely consider in the future for our additional prototyping needs!

Volvo Group

We Support Innovation

70% of our clients are Startups or SMEs Worldwide
Over 150 new product prototype delivered within 2 years.
More than 100 vetted production partners in a complete product supply chain, managed by us
More than 50 global strategic partners in the ecosystem

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Our Updates

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Shape Prototype Helps with Startups Succeed at CES2018

Artificial Intelligence hardware, IoT connected device and more!  CES (Consumer Electronics Show) is the global stage for startups. According to CES, more than 1,100 startups have used the fair to showcase their products and have been funded […]


Kickstarter Prototype Made Today – We Love Behind-the-Scene Stories

Many backers must have noticed that on some of the tech | design product campaign, there is a new ‘Prototype Gallery’ feature just under the main banner where a reader cannot miss. This can definitely […]

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