10 July 2016

ONKYO - 70th Anniversary / 1946 - 2016

ONKYO 70th anniversary

Takeshi Godai estabilished ONKYO in april 1946 to manufacture dynamic speakers. The word "onkyo" means "sound acoustics" in Japanese. The first product however was not a loudspeaker but a cartridge pickup for record players.

onkyo cartridge

ONKYO ED-100 a highly acclaimed 25 cm driver from 1948.

onkyo speaker

ONKYO CX-12, CX-10 and CX-8 coaxial-type speaker models released in 1956.

onkyo speaker

First plastic speaker cone in Japan 1956.

onkyo speaker

ONKYO stereoscopic concert showcasing a four-meter long Mammoth Horn - 1956.

onkyo speaker

ONKYO component style Hi-Fi System - 1958.

onkyo hifi system

ONKYO at Japan Audio Fair 1959 featuring 256 16 cm coaxial speakers.

onkyo loudspeaker

ONKYO E-83A 3 way speaker with 30 cm woofer -1967, forerunner to SCEPTER series.

onkyo loudspeaker

ONKYO SCEPTER driver series debut - 1968.

onkyo loudspeaker

ONKYO introduces the Integra Series - 1969

onkyo amplifier

ONKYO Scepter120 4-way speaker with multiple terminals - 1970.

onkyo loudspeaker

New ONKYO logo 1977.

onkyo logo

ONKYO Scepter Speaker Sytem and handbook for 173 different combination - 1977

onkyo loudspeaker

ONKYO P-309/M-509 "double super-servo" pre-power amplifier 1980.

onkyo amplifier

ONKYO PX-100M Linear Motor turntable with a 10 kg machined pure-copperplatter. 1981

onkyo turntable

World's First High-Speed Dual recoding cassette deck ONKYO TA-W800 1981

onkyo cassette world first

ONKYO Grand Scepter GS-1 1984

onkyo loudspeaker

ONKYO's biggest amplifier - Grand Integra M-510 1984

onkyo amplifier

ONKYO High-Quality QUEST Series 1992

onkyo amplifier

ONKYO INTEC275 mini size maxi sound 1994

onkyo mini hifi system

Integra Research Ultimate Theater System 2000

integra research ultimate

ONKYO D-TK10 Takamine Guitar inspired loudspeakers 2005

onkyo takamine loudspeaker

ONKYO Reference Series 2010

onkyo reference series

ONKYO Pioneer Coporation estabilished 2015

onkyo pioneer

ONKYO DP-X1 Hi-Res Digital Audio Player 2015

onkyo hi-res player

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