Manufacturer of single-sided disc records and gramophones.
Launched first professional-use disc recorder for broadcast industry and disk cutting lathe.
Commenced sales of Japan’s 1st LP records.
Launched professional-use tape recorder for broadcast industry.
Introduced sales of stereo records.
Commenced production of open-reel audio tapes.
Introduced Elepian series of electronic pianos.
Developed the DL-103 phono cartridge.
Started sales of audio cassette tapes.
Started producing hi-fi audio components, including turntables, amplifiers, tuners and speakers.
Introduced the world’s first viable 8 channel digital recorder.
Awarded US Billboard magazine's "Trend-Setter Award for outstanding contribution to the industry".
Awarded the 13th Montreux International Diplome d’honneur technique award.
Developed a professional-use CD player.
Introduced range of AV amplifiers to product range.
Awarded three component awards at Paris hi-fi show. Introduced lineup of Headphones.
Developed the twin deck DJ CD player DN-200F. Other early models are the DN1000F, DN2000F and the DN2500F. Denon also made the world's only twin MiniDisc player designed for DJ use.
Awarded European Audio Innovation of the Year.
World's first THX-EX home theater system (THX Extended to provide fuller surround sound).
Produced first Mini system with 5.1 surround sound.
Denon link technology developed for improved digital connectivity.
Launch of world's first consumer product featuring HQV (Hollywood Quality Video).
Denon releases the AVP-A1HDCI Pre-Amplifier and matching POA-A1HDCI Power Amplifier set which marks the company's first additions to a new line of high-performance custom-focused components.
Denon announces the world's first Universal Blu-ray player capable of DVD-Audio and SA-CD playback.
Denon introduces new headphone line with IOS lifestyle apps. Headphones are separated into different lifestyle groups as follows: Exercise Freak headphones (for sports/fitness use), Globe Cruiser headphones (for travel), Music Maniac Headphones (featuring a Flat EQ) and Urban Raver Headphones (providing enhanced bass performance).