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Toshiba releases new NVMe SSD form factor
Published in PC Hardware
Wednesday, 07 August 2019 10:19

Toshiba releases new NVMe SSD form factor


Removeable alternative to BGA SSDs

Toshiba has released a new form factor for NVMe SSDs that is small enough to be a removable alternative to soldered-down BGA SSDs.

Toshiba Memory Europe changes its name
Published in News
Thursday, 18 July 2019 13:37

Toshiba Memory Europe changes its name


It now wants to be known as Kioxia Europe

Toshiba Memory Europe will officially change its name to Kioxia Europe on October 1, 2019, to Kioxia, which the memory maker tells us is pronounced kee-ox-each.

Toshiba releases new Canvio
Published in PC Hardware
Wednesday, 05 June 2019 11:28

Toshiba releases new Canvio


Slim portable hard drive

Toshiba has expanded its Canvio portable hard drive line up with a compact external mobile hard drive.

Toshiba not flogging memory chip stake
Published in News
Friday, 21 December 2018 12:04

Toshiba not flogging memory chip stake


Will keep it for now

Toshiba has no immediate plans to sell its 40.2 percent stake in Toshiba Memory according to its CEO.

Toshiba releases NAS platforms harddrives
Published in PC Hardware
Thursday, 02 August 2018 12:17

Toshiba releases NAS platforms harddrives


Helium-sealed

Toshiba America Electronic Components (TAEC) has launched its MN07 Series 12TB and 14TB 3.5-inch hard disk drives for use in NAS platforms.

Toshiba announces new XG6 series NVMe SSDs
Published in PC Hardware


With 96-layer 3D TLC NAND

Toshiba has announced its new XG6 series client NVMe SSD series, which is the first to use the new 96-layer 3D BiCS NAND.

Sharp to buy Toshiba's PC business
Published in PC Hardware
Tuesday, 05 June 2018 10:55

Sharp to buy Toshiba's PC business


Writes a $36 million cheque

Sharp said it would buy Toshiba's personal computer business and issue $1.8 billion in new shares to buy back preferred stock from banks, highlighting a swift recovery under the control of Foxconn.

Toshiba finally sells chip division to Bane
Published in News


Clears the regulators

Japan’s Toshiba said on Friday it had completed the $18 billion sale of its chip unit to a consortium led by US private equity firm Bain Capital.

Troubled Tosh gets thumbs up for chip sale
Published in PC Hardware


Good news at last

Chinese regulators have approved the $18 billion sale of Toshiba's chip unit to a consortium led by US private equity firm Bain Capital, marking the end to a year long saga surrounding its most prized asset.

Toshiba considers IPO for memory unit
Published in Cloud
Monday, 22 January 2018 12:15

Toshiba considers IPO for memory unit

 
Plan B if Bain sale falls through

Toshiba is considering an IPO of its prized memory chip business if an agreed $18 billion sale of the unit to Bain Capital fails to gain antitrust approval by the end of March