The Klipsch Story

Klipsch was established in 1946 in Hope, Arkansas by Paul W. Klipsch, when he introduced the legendary KlipschHorn loudspeaker. Since then, Klipsch has been a pillar of powerful, quality sound, and Klipsch speakers have been known for their powerful sound decade after decade.

Product Lineup

  • Palladium
  • Reference
  • THX Ultra2
  • Klipschorn
  • La Scala
  • Heresy
  • Cornwall
  • Custom Speakers
  • Wireless Speakers
  • Headphones
  • Surround Sound Speakers
  • Dolby Atmos Speakers


  • Heresy speaker is the world’s 1st center channel speaker (1957)
  • Klipschorn is the only speaker in the world to be continuously produced for 65 yrs, relatively unchanged.
  • In 1980 Klipsch officially enters Professional Movie Theater business
  • Signature use of Horn (compression tweeters).
  • In 2000, Klipsch moves headquarters to Indianapolis, and in 2001 breaks ground on the state-of-the-art research & development center aptly titled: Engineering and Technology Center.
  • Paul Klipsch founds Foundation for Great Sound
  • High Efficiency: utilizing horn-loaded technology in each of its speaker categories (except headphones and subwoofers), because the horn shape results in accurate and dynamic sound transmission.
  • Low Distortion: horn technology reproduces the softest sounds with remarkable clarity and detail and the loudest sounds with no harshness or distortion.
  • Controlled Directivity: horn technology assists in accurately directing sound, which, in turn, creates a more lifelike soundstage.
  • Flat Frequency Response: accurate speakers offer no unnatural highs, mids or lows, delivering sound as the artist intended.