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AnkerMake M5 3D Printer - 5X Faster Printing and AI Camera

A project in Seattle, WA by AnkerMake
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Print Time Cut by 70% | Smooth 0.1 mm Detail | Built-In AI Camera Monitoring | Multiple-Device Hub | Multi-Color and Material Kit
Backers: 11311
Average Pledge Per Backer: $785

Funded: $8,879,417 of $50,000
Dates: Apr 6th -> May 21st (45 days)
Project By: AnkerMake
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Latest News

Thank You So Much, Here's What's Next

May 20th - via: kickstarter.com
Hey AnkerMake fans, Time sure does fly! We're only 24 hours away from the end of the M5 3D printer Kickstarter campaign, but this is just the beginning. We've still got a lot of work to do, and we'll keep you informed on future product updates and... (Read More)

New Stretch Goal And More Showcases

May 17th - via: kickstarter.com
Dear Backers, First of all, wow! Over the weekend, AnkerMake M5 became the most funded 3D printer on Kickstarter! We are beyond stoked and deeply humbled to see how much support and love the M5 has been getting. This project is becoming a reality... (Read More)

Announcing AnkerMake V6 Color Engine

May 10th - via: kickstarter.com
Hi everyone, We're very excited to share some good news with you. Over the course of this Kickstarter campaign, many of you have requested adding an option that would enable the AnkerMake M5 to print in multiple colors and materials on a single... (Read More)

We've Got Lots to Share in This Update

April 27th - via: kickstarter.com
Hello backers, We're so thrilled to have your support and are excited to update our progress on the AnkerMake M5 3D printer. We've got a lot of news to share with you, so let's get started! Manufacturing and Improvements Let's start with... (Read More)

Thank You to Our 10,000+ Backers

April 21st - via: kickstarter.com
Hey Kickstarter backers, We are so touched that 10,010 of you have pledged more than $6.5 million to AnkerMake M5 during its launch. We've received thousands of emails and comments, and we're working hard to answer all your questions. And if you... (Read More)

This consumer grade 3D printer that prints 5x faster is on Kickstarter

April 18th - via: pcgamer.com
The AnkerMake M5 3D printer credits this 70% gain on regular printing times to its improved y axis motor which helps ove the printing head. This is combined with a double-belt system and algorithms to help improve the speed and quality of the print. It also claims to have a higher accuracy due to less distance between the extruder and nozzle. (Read More)

The AnkerMake M5 makes 3D printing easy and accessible

April 14th - via: digitaltrends.com
From initial setup to your first print, the AnkerMake M5 is designed to make things as easy as possible for you. The printer can be deployed in three steps and the whole process should take you less than 15 minutes. The auto-leveling PEI soft magnetic printing bed also prevents you from having to constantly adjust it, letting you focus solely on the printing process. (Read More)

Help Us Reach Our $5 Million Stretch Goal

April 11th - via: kickstarter.com
Hey Kickstarter Backers, 5 days after the start of our AnkerMake M5 campaign, we are so close to reaching our $5 million stretch goal. Thanks to the more than 7,700 backers who have put their trust in Anker and its first 3D printer. Our new... (Read More)

We're close to our $3 Million Stretch Goal

April 7th - via: kickstarter.com
Hey Kickstarter backers,   Thank you for an incredible first day with lots of comments, helpful feedback and a growing AnkerMake community in less than 24 hours. While we are typing this update, 4,697 backers already provided $2.82 million in... (Read More)

To all our AnkerMake early bird backers:

April 6th - via: kickstarter.com
It’s been crazy few hours, but please know we have been paying close attention to your comments.   Due to some unforeseen technical issues, many of our Early Bird Backers experienced some issues when attempting to place their orders on... (Read More)

Thank You for $1 Million in 1 Hour

April 6th - via: kickstarter.com
Wow,    What an AMAZING first day!  First, thanks to all of our backers (over 2600 at the time we were writing this!). Today was more successful than we could have ever imagined. So… thank you, thank you, thank you! Because our AnkerMake M5 was... (Read More)

Anker Launches Its First 3D Printer, Complete With Social Media Camera

April 6th - via: cnet.com
Anker may be best known for its battery packs and docking stations, but it's now getting into a new area: 3D printing. The company has announced its first 3D printer, the AnkerMake M5, which claims to be incredibly fast. (Read More)

Anker’s first 3D printer might be the one you’ve been waiting for

April 6th - via: theverge.com
Trusted phone charger company Anker is officially expanding beyond its Eufy smart home devices, Soundcore audio, Nebula projectors and Roav car accessories into 3D printing this year — and not in a small way. The just-revealed AnkerMake M5 looks like it could give leading brands a serious run for their money. (Read More)

Anker Kickstarts Fast 3D Printer With AI Camera Control

April 6th - via: tomshardware.com
Device charging specialist Anker has decided to dip a toe in the 3D printing market. In one way it is being cautious, as this will be a crowdfunder backed project, but in another it is being very bold. The boldness is revealed by its claims for the new AnkerMake M5, it is said to be 5x faster than contemporary rivals, and features an AI camera for (remote) print monitoring as standard. Some other cool features touted to attract new 3D printer users are the built-in touch screen controls, cloud connectivity, and the purported unboxing to first print time of 15 minutes. (Read More)

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