Makoto Maki established Melco in 1975 in Japan. Being an enthusiastic audiophile himself, Maki established the company to design and manufacture the finest audio components of the time. The company introduced their undoubted master of the turntable line into UK in 1980 which set new stands in music reproduction.
From those early beginnings, the company developed into the largest computer peripherals manufacturer in Japan, offering advanced products based on rigorous R&D, including Wireless routers, Ethernet Data Switches and storage devices such as NAS drives.
As the high technology network technology have become an essential part of the discerning audiophiles audio components. The company are now incorporating the very latest research into reliable high performance networked devices and storage.
The name ‘Melco’ stands for Maki Engineering Laboratory Company.