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Irvine-based Vizio Inc. has filed a registration statement with the Securities and Exchange Commission to raise up to $172.5 million in an initial public offering.

The exact number of shares and the price range for the offering have not been determined, according to regulatory documents.

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Vizio entered 2015 as the No. 1 ranked seller of soundbars and the No. 2 seller of smart, high-definition TVs in the U.S., with revenue of $3.1 billion last year.

In February, the Business Journal reported that Vizio might be mulling an IPO when it listed a job opening in its legal department seeking an attorney with “pre-IPO” experience as well as drafting SEC filings, including registration statements, periodic reports, proxy statements and Section 16 reports.