Toshiba launches OCZ RD400 NVMe M.2 SSD
Published in Memory
Wednesday, 25 May 2016 13:06

Toshiba launches OCZ RD400 NVMe M.2 SSD


Based on Toshiba's 15nm MLC NAND

Toshiba has launched its new OCZ RD400 SSD series which will be the first consumer NVMe/M.2 SSD that will ship in capacities reaching 1TB but also the first SSD launched in the new Toshiba - OCZ brand.

Toshiba has major battery recall
Published in News
Friday, 01 April 2016 11:34

Toshiba has major battery recall


91,000 units faulty

The United States Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC) has announced a recall for battery packs in Toshiba laptops sold between June 2011 and January 2016.

Toshiba announces new SG5 series consumer SSDs
Published in Memory
Thursday, 18 February 2016 15:11

Toshiba announces new SG5 series consumer SSDs


Based on 15nm TLC NAND and in 2.5-inch and M.2 form-factors

Toshiba has announced its newest line of consumer grade SSDs based on 15nm TLC NAND, the Toshiba SG5 SSD series.

Toshiba will still make PCs
Published in News
Tuesday, 16 February 2016 10:18

Toshiba will still make PCs


Against all expectations

Troubled Japanise outfit Toshiba has said that it will not be exciting the loss making PC business as many had predicted.

OCZ officially announces the Trion 150 SSD series
Published in Memory
Wednesday, 03 February 2016 16:48

OCZ officially announces the Trion 150 SSD series


Toshiba controller paired up with 15nm TLC NAND

OCZ Storage Solutions, a Toshiba Group Company, has officially announced its newest OCZ Trion 150 SSD series which will be available in capacities ranging from 120GB to 960GB and be based on Toshiba controller and 15nm TLC NAND.

Toshiba off-loads chips in favour of NAND
Published in Processors
Monday, 25 January 2016 12:29

Toshiba off-loads chips in favour of NAND


Accounting scandle continues to bite

Toshiba is getting out the processor business so that it can concentrate on making memory as it tries to recover from its $1.3 billion accounting scandal.

Zotac shows a new PCIe SSD at CES 2016
Published in Memory
Tuesday, 05 January 2016 16:26

Zotac shows a new PCIe SSD at CES 2016


Hopefully we will see it in action

Zotac, usually known for Nvidia Geforce graphics cards as well as the Zbox line of mini-PCs, is apparently serious about entering the SSD market as well as a new PCIe SSD has been spotted at CES 2016 show in Las Vegas.

Japan's government bails out Toshiba
Published in News
Thursday, 31 December 2015 10:27

Japan's government bails out Toshiba


If your executives get done for fraud it is nice to have government help

The Japanese governmet has stepped in to help Toshiba rebuild its home electronics division and other operations by facilitating tie-ups with Sharp and others.

Axe fails at Toshiba
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Monday, 21 December 2015 11:23

Axe fails at Toshiba


6,800 out into the cold and snow at Christmas

More than 6,800 employees at Toshiba are paying the price for not standing up to corporate executives who were encouraged to cook the books.

Toshiba confirms it is thinking of chip split
Published in Processors


Is it really worth it?

Troubled Japanise outfit Toshiba is considering splitting off part of its chip business in a bid to help it raise the cash it lost on its accounting scandal.