1958

Company is founded in Mianyang, Sichuan.

1972

Manufactures its first black and white television (the same year that Australia’s iconic Number 96 TV show first aired and Bandstand’s final year on air).

1978

Releases first colour television (at a time when 64% of Melbourne homes and 70% of Sydney households owned a colour TV).

1994

Shares are publicly listed on the Shanghai Stock Exchange.

2003

Establishes Guangdong Changhong R&D centre for global research. Engineers focus on new flat panel display products, digital chipsets and other key technologies.