About Us


For more than eight decades, AKAI has proven itself to be one of the premier sources of vision and innovation for consumer electronics. Since it was founded in Tokyo in 1929, AKAI has engaged in offering quality home entertainment products specializing in the audio and video arenas.

AKAI was founded by Masukichi Akai in the backyard of his Tokyo home in July 1929. Under the leadership of Masukichi and his son Saburo, AKAI expanded from its humble beginnings in a workshop shed into the multinational electronics corporation it is today.

AKAI combines advanced technology with its unique expertise in consumer electronics to create some of the best products in the market. Dedicated to the seamless integration of home audio and video, AKAI’s electronic product portfolio includes micro and mini systems, iPhone and iPad dock speakers, portable CD players, DVD players, karaoke systems and related products.

With its goal of creating and delivering a complete suite of high-quality products, AKAI through its partnership with ADT Digital, strives to deeply integrate into its customers’ daily enjoyment of digital entertainment.