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  • Toshiba Overview

    Proven Semiconductor Innovation. Lasting Relationships

    Creating technology that is intelligent -- that takes thought, vision and forward thinking -- that is what Toshiba is about. We work closely with our customers to create electronic components and storage products that are designed to excite the marketplace and deliver on our shared vision of success. We have spent decades developing strong relationships and applying our resources to your challenges. Toshiba is committed to work with you every step of the way in developing your product from design to delivery to ensure your success.

    A Single-Source Solution for Semiconductors and Storage

    Toshiba offers a wide range of semiconductors and storage products, making us a single-source option for a number of solutions and customers. We work closely with OEMs, ODMs, CMs, VARs and fabless chip companies, as well as retailers and our distribution partners to define the right product mix and new technology innovations. Through proven commitment and lasting relationships, Toshiba semiconductors and storage products make possible todays' latest smartphones, tablets, ebooks, digital cameras, head mounted devices, medical devices, automotive applications, networking, enterprise applications, and PC and notebook storage.

    Toshiba at a Glance

    Toshiba Corporation

    • President & CEO: Satoshi Tsunakawa
    • $50 billion Consolidated Basis (as of March 31, 2016)1
    • 188,000 employees (as of March 31, 2016)
    • Established in 1875, has grown to include 550 subsidiaries and affiliates

    Toshiba America Electronic Components, Inc.

    • Toshiba celebrates its 50th anniversary of operation in the U.S.
    • Wholly-owned U.S subsidiary of Toshiba America, Inc. established in March, 1989
    • Approximately 600+ people
    • Locations: 15 Total (U.S.) and 1 in Brazil
    • Functional Responsibility: Engineering, Marketing and Sales
    • ISO9001:2008, ISO TS 16949*, ISO 14001:2004 Certifications

    Upcoming Trade Shows / Events

    • OCP U.S. Summit 2017
      Mar 8-9, 2017
      Santa Clara, CA
      Event Site

    Latest Toshiba News

    • 03-09-17 Toshiba Introduces Low Reverse-Current Schottky Barrier Diodes for Voltage Boosting Circuits
    • 03-07-17 Toshiba is the Fastest Growing HDD and SSD Vendor of 2016
    • 03-01-17 Toshiba Introduces New Series of Gate Drive Photocouplers
    • 02-24-17 Toshiba Now Shipping Samples of 64-Layer, 512Gb 3D Flash Memory
    • 02-09-17 Toshiba Starts Construction of Fab 6 and Memory R&D Center at Yokkaichi, Japan

    General Toshiba Contacts

    Toshiba America Electronic Components, Inc. serves the North American market.

    If you have an inquiry about a Toshiba laptop computer, desktop computer, server, monitor or accessories, please click here.

    Corporate Profile: Toshiba Today

    Toshiba is committed to people and to the future. This commitment expresses the values we share, emphasizing our respect for people and our desire to contribute and add value to society. The Toshiba Corporate Profile provides a detailed overview of our corporate philosophy, a message from the president, basic corporate data, business domains and more.

    Toshiba Annual Report 2015
    (year ended March 31, 2015)

    Toshiba, one of the world's leading diversified electric/electronic manufacturers, provides customers worldwide with innovative products and services in four business domains. This report looks at Toshiba's recent progress and initiatives.

    1Press Announcement, Sept. 7, 2015, Toshiba Corporation, Consolidated Financial Statement, Fiscal year End, March, 2015. page. 2. The U.S. dollar is valued at Y120.

  • Toshiba Commitment

    Commitment to Innovative, Advanced Technology

    Developing semiconductors and storage products that bring your market-leading designs to life requires a strong commitment to capital investment and innovation witnessed by on going technology patents. Toshiba had 2,416 utility patents granted in the United States in 2013, ranking 7th in the world for total number of patents granted (IFI's 2013 Top-50 Patent Assignees). Toshiba has ranked in the top 7 since 1969.

    History of Innovation Leadership - Patents Granted
    Toshiba Patents Chart

    U.S. Patent and Trademark Office, All Technologies, 2000 - 2009; IFI's 2010 - 2013 Top-50 Patent Assignees

    Many of the breakthroughs we've pioneered have been critical to breakout customer successes:

    • Inventor of NAND Flash Memory.
    • Toshiba offers Bright Mode Image Sensor technology that records Full-HD at 240 fps enabling slow motion video playback from smartphones and tablets.
    • Toshiba ships industry's first dual camera module able to simultaneously output recorded images and depth data.
    • Toshiba offers a family of TransferJet? enabled devices, a revolutionary technology that allows the quick transfer of large files just by touching two electronic devices together.
    • Toshiba ships first cSSD drives based on 19nm process NAND Flash technology.
    • Toshiba ships largest capacity Automotive-Grade HDD in the World.
    • Toshiba ships 26 million Automotive-Grade HDDs.
    • Toshiba ships first cSSD drives based on 19nm process NAND Flash technology.
    • Toshiba acquires Fujitsu HDD business, creating the broadest portfolio of products in the storage industry.
    • Toshiba leads in high-image quality CMOS image sensors for camera-enabled smart phones, featuring high dynamic range, backside illumination, color noise reduction, fast frame rates (60 fps) and up to 20 megapixel designs.

    • Toshiba is making inroads into the automotive market with a battery monitor IC for EV and HEV, as well as the Visconti™ image processors, image sensors, audio MCU, AMP ICs, Bluetooth and Wi-Fi ICs, RFICs, LED drivers, graphic MCUs, motor drivers, display and camera bridge ICs.
    • Toshiba advanced process technologies enable 19nm memory devices.
    • Toshiba adds 500GB USB 2.0 portable external hard disk drive (HDD) to personal storage line.
    • Toshiba introduces industry's first Universal Flash Storage (UFS) 64GB embedded NAND flash device.
    • First to commercialize PMR, achieving 133 gigabits per square inch on 1.8-inch HDD.
    • Recognized in the Guinness World Records™ for world's smallest HDD (0.85-inch) HDD.


    All claims are based on the announcement date of the related products.

    Commitment to High-Quality, Reliable Products

    Successful, market-leading semiconductor and storage products require not only innovative technology, but a vendor with the ability to deliver quality products and services on time. Our commitment to meeting this high standard is supported by the Toshiba core values of service, continual improvement, communications and teamwork with integrity.

    • Toshiba ensures supply and tight control of processes and technology with state of-the-art manufacturing and consistent quality standards (ISO9001/2008 Certification and ISO/TS16949 Certification*) and environmental standards (ISO 14001:2004 Certification).
    • Toshiba has a detailed scorecard and customer care system. Metrics such as on-time delivery and customer satisfaction are monitored and progress is reported on a regular basis.
    • Receipt of numerous customer quality awards and Zero Defect Awards from companies worldwide.
    Commitment to Responsive Customer Support

    It is Toshiba's commitment to your satisfaction that has made us one of the world's largest semiconductor company and Japan's largest. (Revenue Ranking, Gartner, April, 2013) Toshiba plans on-going Capex & R&D investment over the next several years to ensure that we have the right technology, resources and robust manufacturing to bring your market leading designs to life. Toshiba carefully evaluates all aspects of its business to ensure timely response and expert technical support.
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  • Product Highlight

    Memory Product Highlight

    As the world's most experienced producer of NAND Flash, Toshiba offers NAND solutions that speed time to market, simplify design and reduce the need for the host processor to handle NAND management functions. High levels of robustness and performance can be achieved while significantly easing the hardware and software design effort.

    With evolving NAND manufacturing processes, ECC is becoming more sophisticated and putting heavier burdens on the host processor. To address this issue, Toshiba offers NAND Flash memory with an embedded controller in a single package to handle ECC, as well as fully managed NAND solutions.

    e-MMC™ NAND more 

    • MLC NAND with embedded controller to manage ECC and other NAND management functions
    • JEDEC/MMCA high-speed memory card interface
    • 2GB - 128GB

    SmartNAND™ more 

    • MLC NAND with embedded controller to manage ECC
    • NAND interface
    • 4GB - 64GB

    BENAND™

    • SLC NAND with integrated ECC
    • NAND interface
    • 1Gb - 8Gb

    BENAND™ and SmartNAND™ are registered trademarks of Toshiba Corporation. eMMC™ is a registered trademark of the MultiMediaCard Association (MMCA).

    Toshiba NAND Flash Solutions with Embedded ECC

    Memory Product Highlight

  • Product Overview

    Products that Lead Innovation

    TAEC offers a broad range of enabling technologies that allow OEMs, ODMs, CMs and fabless chip companies to develop advanced integrated products including the latest smartphones, tablets, ebooks, digital cameras, medical devices, automotive, industrial, networking and enterprise products, as well as PC and notebook storage.  Photo Gallery 

    Analog Components

    Toshiba offers a wide selection of LED drivers, power management ICs, audio power amps, motor controller and driver (MCDs) ICs and transistor arrays. more 

    ApP Lite

    With a push to connect everything to the internet, Toshiba ApP Lite processors not only enable raw data such as images and audio to be fed to the cloud, but also carry out high-performance signal processing using popular ARM® Cortex® processors. The products integrate crucial features like NAND Flash memory, high-speed wireless LAN or Bluetooth Low Energy wireless communications, sensors, a graphics engine, I/O and other functions in a compact package. Applications consist of wearable devices, digital signage, OTT tuners, IP media boxes, thin clients and more. more 

    Automotive

    Toshiba automotive products include the Visconti™ image processors, image sensors, audio MCUs, AMP ICs, Bluetooth®, Wi-Fi ICs, RFICs, LED drivers, graphic MCUs, motor drivers, battery monitor ICs, Ethernet® AVB connectivity chips, and display and camera bridge ICs. These Toshiba system-level solutions reduce cost, design cycles and enhance reliability. more 

    Custom System-on-Chip (SoC)/ASIC

    Toshiba is an industry leader in providing ASIC and design services to customers that require advanced CMOS process technologies. Key offerings from the company include 90nm, 65nm, 40nm and 28nm CMOS process technologies, an advanced 300 mm wafer fab, and a U.S.-based Design Center. Toshiba has added Fit Fast Structured Array (FFSA™), an innovative metal-configurable standard cell platform for design of ASICs/ASSPs and for replacement of FPGAs reducing time-to-market and NRE costs. Its latest offering, FFSAPLUS is specifically targeted at reducing turnaround time for derivative ASIC designs. more 

    Diodes

    Toshiba diode product line-up includes general-purpose, fast and ultra-fast recovery, Schottky, PIN diodes for RF switch, varactors for voltage-controlled oscillators (VCO), diodes for ESD protection, and SiC Schottky barrier diodes. more 

    Imaging Components

    Toshiba is a leader in imaging solutions and provides a wide range of CMOS sensors and CCD (charge-coupled device) image sensors. The Toshiba CMOS image sensors include High Dynamic Range (HDR), Color Noise Reduction (CNR), and Backside Illumination (BSI) technologies for world-leading image sensor quality and employ a low-noise pixel structure that achieves high-picture quality with low-power consumption, even in low-light conditions. Newest technologies include Bright Mode that records Full-HD at 240 fps enabling slow motion. The CMOS sensors are ideal for a range of mobile, automotive, security/surveillance and medical applications. The CCD linear image sensors provide speed and high-quality images for printers, scanners and bar-code readers. more 

    Linear ICs

    Toshiba offers a wide range of general-purpose linear ICs including regulator load switches in small packages, power supply ICs, intelligent power devices, motor drivers, operational amplifier and comparator ICs, interface drivers and small signal MMICs. more 

    Logic ICs

    As a leader in logic technology, Toshiba offers one of the industry's broadest selections of low voltage, small package logic ICs to meet today's design demands for computing, consumer and telecommunications applications. Products include small-signal MOSFETS, analog ICs, transistors, diodes, CMOS logic and Op Amps. more 

    Materials

    Toshiba offers various advanced materials and components produced by the Toshiba Materials Company, LTD, a wholly owned subsidiary of Toshiba Corporation. These products include high thermal conductivity aluminum nitride and silicon nitride ceramic substrates, amorphous and nanocrystalline magnetic cores, slide on and surface mount circuit noise suppressors, radiographic intensifying screens and scintillating crystals, rare-earth materials for cryogenic regenerator materials, silicon nitride structural ceramic components for ball and roller bearings and high-performance specialty alloys of tungsten and molybdenum in wire and rod form. more 

    Medical and Industrial Tubes

    Toshiba offers various products produced by the Toshiba Electron Tubes and Devices Company, Ltd., including imaging system components for medical, dental and industrial applications. Toshiba also provides microwave tubes used for broadcasting, data communications, radar devices, medical accelerators and industrial heating, along with higher power devices for advanced scientific fields such as large-scale accelerators and nuclear fusion facilities. more 

    Memory

    Toshiba invented NAND flash technology. Today, Toshiba offers one of the industry's broadest line-ups of NAND flash-based storage solutions - enabling a wide range of applications in the consumer, mobile, industrial and enterprise markets. Products include enterprise grade NAND Flash components, embedded NAND flash solutions including e-MMC™, UFS NAND, and SLC NAND for industrial applications. In addition, Toshiba provides SD memory cards and USB flash drives with industry-leading performance and capacities. more 

    Microcontrollers

    The company offers the TX00, TX03, TX04 and TX09 32-bit ARM®-processor-based MCUs and 8-, 16- and 32-bit CISC and 32-bit RISC microcontrollers using Toshiba's original design CPU cores. Toshiba microcontrollers contain a wide selection of memory options, LCD controllers, power ranges, clock speeds and other popular on-chip peripherals, to cover a wide array of applications such as display, consumer, industrial control, automotive, home appliances, home automation applications, programmable motor control and smart grid.
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    Microwave

    Toshiba is a leading supplier of high-performance gallium nitride (GaN) and gallium arsenide (GaAs) microwave devices that operate in S, C, X, and Ku frequency bands. The company's high power products are used in wireless applications such as SATCOM (SSPA/BUC/VSAT), microwave link (PTP, PTMP), RADAR, medical equipment and industrial applications. more 

    Optical Semiconductor Devices

    As a leading Optoelectronics supplier, Toshiba offers photocouplers and photorelays with a wide range of packaging options, CTR rankings, speeds and temperature ranges. Applications include backlighting, electrical coupling with isolation and general lighting.  Toshiba LETERAS™ white LEDs offer a cost-competitive solution for industrial LED lighting applications. more 

    RF Devices

    Toshiba radio-frequency devices include MOSFETs, bipolar transistors, diodes, RF cell packs, advanced RF SOI switch, and RF amplifier ICs. A range of surface-mounted parts is offered to support miniaturized, higher-performance electronic devices. more 

    Storage Products

    Toshiba is a leading total storage provider who combines execution agility with the resources of a global technology corporation. Toshiba offers the industry's most comprehensive range of storage technologies, from hard disk drives (HDDs) to solid state drives (SSDs). Toshiba is the world's only storage supplier that owns design, development, manufacturing, sales, and other infrastructure functions spanning the enterprise, mobile industrial and retail environments for HDD, SSD and SSHD products. more 

    Transistors

    Toshiba power semiconductor products include MOSFETS, intelligent power devices, voltage regulators, diodes, bipolar transistors, discrete IGBTs, and IEGTs. Featuring high reliability and power efficiency, Toshiba's power products are available in a variety of package options for computing, consumer and industrial applications. more 

    Wireless/Mobile Peripheral ICs

    Toshiba offers the TransferJet™ close-proximity wireless data transfer LSI for transfer of large files between electronic devices by simply touching two TransferJet-enabled devices together for both Android™ and iOS™ systems As a founding member of the Bluetooth SIG, participation in the TransferJet Consortium and in other standards bodies such as MIPI® , Toshiba products are designed to comply with applicable global standards. Toshiba offers wireless charger ICs, camera and bridge chip ICs, Bluetooth Low Energy (LE) ICs, Near Field Communications (NFC), and TransferJet delivering the right technology to meet a broad range of wireless communications and interface design needs. These products enable new features in mobile handsets, portable consumer electronics, automotive applications and more. more wireless  more mobile peripheral ics 

    FFSA, SmartNAND, BENAND, FlashAi, ApP Lite and TOSLINK are trademarks of Toshiba Corporation. (UFS) Universal Flash Storage is a trademark and product category for a class of embedded memory products built to the JEDEC UFS standard specification. Bluetooth is registered trademark of the Bluetooth SIG. ARM is a registered trademark of ARM Limited in the EU and other countries. e-MMC is a trademark of the MultiMediaCard Association. TransferJet is a trademark of the TransferJet Consortium. MIPI is a licensed trademark of MIPI Alliance, Inc. in the U.S. and other jurisdictions. Android is a trademark of Google, Inc. iOS is a trademark of Apple, Inc. Wi-Fi is a trademark of the Wi-Fi Alliance. Ethernet is a registered trademark of Xerox Corporation. All other trade names are trademarks of their respective manufacturers and may be registered in certain jurisdictions.

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    Are you open to a better world? With our broad selection of semiconductors and storage products, Toshiba is everywhere you are.  We care about the way you live, work and play.  We have spent decades developing strong relationships and applying our resources to your challenges.  Our social media accounts are another way that we can reach you with the latest Toshiba updates, find out what is important to you and hear your feedback. 

    BLOG

    • Memory Products Blog: When Toshiba Moves, Technology Moves
      TAEC’s Memory Products blog focuses on innovative memory solutions that enable your designs. Contributors include Memory product marketing and engineering who cover everything from technology, products, applications to industry events.

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    TWITTER

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    YOUTUBE

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