Pioneer was founded in 1938 in Tokyo, Japan and has since grown to international stature as a manufacturer of audio and video products for use at home, in the car and in business environments. Headquartered in Long Beach, CA, Pioneer Home Entertainment USA is a leader in home entertainment products under the Pioneer and Elite brands. With an established reputation for innovation and quality, the company’s products are embraced by high-end custom installers and movie, gaming and music enthusiasts alike. The Pioneer XDP-100 was the company’s first portable digital audio player to offer MQA playback.