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Established 1980
Executive Officers
Hideya Yamaguchi, president and CEO
Shardul Kazi, senior vice president and technology executive, System LSI Group
Scott Nelson, senior vice president, Memory Business Unit
Employees Approximately 600+
Corporate Profile

Creating technology that is intelligent, that takes thought, vision and forward thinking 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.

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 technology innovations. Through proven commitment and lasting relationships, Toshiba semiconductors and storage products make possible today's latest smartphones, tablets, ebooks, digital cameras, medical devices, automotive, industrial, networking and enterprise products, as well as PC and notebook storage.
Parent Company

Toshiba America Electronic Components, Inc. is an independent operating company owned by Toshiba America, Inc., a subsidiary of Toshiba Corporation, Japan's largest semiconductor manufacturer and the world's sixth largest semiconductor manufacturer (Gartner, 2013 WW Semiconductor Revenue, April, 2014)1

Toshiba America, Inc.: approximately 8,000 employees in the U.S.

Toshiba Corporation: Toshiba Corporation: Over 200,000 employees (as of June, 2014). Consolidated annual net sales US $63.1 billion in net sales ( FY13)2 .

Locations
Headquarters
Toshiba America Electronic Components, Inc.

9740 Irvine Blvd, Suite D700
Irvine, CA 92618
Phone: 949-462-7700
Fax: 949 462-2200
Other Sales Offices
El Paso, TX
Wixom, MI
Buffalo Grove, IL
Marlboro, MA
Parsippany, NJ
Duluth, GA
Austin, TX (storage products)
Houston, TX (storage products)
 
Toshiba America Electronic Components, Inc.
System LSI Group

2590 Orchard Parkway
San Jose, CA 95131
Phone: 408-526-2400
 
Toshiba America Electronic Components, Inc.
Storage Products Business Unit

2825 North First Street
San Jose, CA 95134
Phone: 408-324-5700
Fax: 408-324-5900
Product Overview

Toshiba offers a broad range of enabling technology solutions that allow OEMs, ODMs, CMs and fabless chips companies to develop advanced integrated products for smartphones, tablets, ebooks, digital cameras, medical devices, automotive, industrial, networking and enterprise products, as well as PC and notebook storage. View 

Product Gallery

To accommodate ever-increasing demand for market- and application-specific products, Toshiba's portfolio consists of hundreds of items organized into upwards of 20 product categories. Representative images of many categories are available for download. View 

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WHAT DISTINGUISHES TOSHIBA CORPORATION?
Demonstrated commitment to innovative, advanced technology:
  • Toshiba Corporation consistently leads in areas of innovation and ranks 5th in the world in total number of U.S. utility patents granted between 1963 and 2009 (U.S. Patent Office) and continues to rank in the top 7 2010 through 2012. (IFI's Top-50 Patent Assignees)
  • Toshiba launches an LSI that supports TransferJet™, a revolutionary new wireless technology that allows large files to be transferred between electronic devices by simply touching TransferJet-enabled products together.
  • Toshiba offers one of the industry's broadest line-ups of MLC and SLC NAND Flash-based storage solutions enabling a wide range of applications in the consumer, mobile, industrial and enterprise markets.
  • Invented NAND Flash Memory in 1987.
  • Toshiba acquired Fujitsu HDD business in 2010, creating the broadest portfolio of products in the storage industry.
  • Toshiba adds an innovative metal-configurable platform technology for the design of ASICs and ASSPs and seamless replacement of FPGAs that significantly reduces NRE and time-to-market.
  • A leader in high-quality CMOS image sensors for camera-enabled cellular phones features the latest technologies including High Dynamic Range (HDR), Color Noise Reduction (CNR), Backside Illumination (BSI) for world-leading image sensor quality.
  • 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 devices, a revolutionary technology that allows the quick transfer of large files just by touching two electronic devices together.
Commitment to high-quality, reliable products:
  • The foundation of Toshiba's business is to provide quality products and services on time to its customers. This goal is supported by Toshiba's policy and basic commitment and core values of service, continual improvement, communications and teamwork with integrity.
Commitment to consistent support of quality standards and achievement:
  • Toshiba ensures supply and tight control of processes and technology with state-of-the-art manufacturing and consistent quality standards (ISO9001/2008 Certification ISO/TS16949) and environmental standards (ISO 14001:2004 Certification). Certifications are product dependent.
Commitment to responsive technical, design and sales support:
  • TAEC operates two design centers in the U.S., and Toshiba has a network of design centers and technical support worldwide.
  • World-class distributors with strong customer support organizations service Toshiba customers worldwide. These distributors include Avnet, Inc., Arrow Electronics, Inc., DigiKey, Mouser Electronics and TTI.
  • Distributors of HDD and SDD products include Avnet, Arrow, Tech Data, Ingram Micro, Allplus Computer Systems Corporation, D&H, MA Laboratories, Microland Electronics, Synnex Corporation and others.
COMPANY ACCOMPLISHMENTS
With more than 130 years of operation, Toshiba has recorded numerous firsts and has made many valuable contributions to technology and society. Key recent milestones include:
  • Toshiba adds high-speed (240 fps) Bright Mode technology and ships first dual camera module for output of recorded images and depth data. (2014)
  • Toshiba announced industry's first embedded NAND Flash memory module with a UFS (Universal Flash Storage) interface. (2013)
  • Ships largest capacity Automotive-Grade HDD in the World. (2013)
  • Marks 25th Anniversary of Invention of NAND Flash Technology. (2012)
  • Launches EXCERIA SDXC and SDHC cards with industry's highest performance levels. (2012)
  • Ships first cSSD drives based on 19nm process NAND Flash technology (2012)
  • Toshiba launches breakthrough TransferJet™ LSI and accessories for rapid transfer of large files between electronic devices by simply touching them together. A 100 MB file can be transferred or streamed in as little as 2 seconds. (2012/2013)
  • Toshiba launches 19nm process NAND flash memory and produces. The world's finest process yields single chips with a 64 gigabit capacity. (2011)
  • Toshiba announces 8GB (gigabyte) 16GB1 and 32GB SDHC UHS-I cards compliant with the SD Memory Card Standard Ver. 3.0 (SD 3.0), UHS104. These new SD cards offered the world's fastest SDHC data read and write speeds at the time of its release. (2010)
  • Toshiba developed the industry's highest capacity (at the time of release) 128GB e-MMC embedded NAND Flash module with support for both SLC and MLC NAND for Smartphones and CE devices. (2010)
  • Toshiba announces industry's first 32nm 128GB SSD modules in Half Slim and mSATA form factors to save space compared to HDD form factors. (2010)
  • Toshiba adds 500GB USB 2.0 portable external hard disk drive (HDD) to personal storage line. (2009)
  • Toshiba introduces industry's first 64GB SDXC card. (2009)
  • Toshiba adds complete system backup and password-protected encryption to personal storage line. (2009)
  • Toshiba announces the first 512GB MLC NAND solid state drive for the mobile computing market and other applications. (2008)
  • Toshiba expands its custom chip business with a new Virtual Prototyping tool that lowers design risk by enabling concurrent co-design of a chip, package and system. (2008)
  • Toshiba reveals strategic initiative for mobile handset market to speed time-to-market with flexible, modular analog peripheral and mixed-signal building blocks. Over the last year, Toshiba has expanded its product portfolio with I/O expander ICs, an MDDI LCD controller, CMOS image sensors and compact modules for mobile applications. (2008)
  • Toshiba brings SATA technology to automotive HDDs with 80GB model. (2008)
  • Toshiba introduces its first commercial GaN semiconductor, a 50W, X-band HEMT for radar and medical applications (2007), and achieved one of the highest levels of output power (at the time of release) in a Ku-band GaN device: 65.4W at 14.5GHz. (2007)

1Product density is identified based on the maximum density of memory chip(s) within the Product, not the amount of memory capacity available for data storage by the end user. Consumer-usable capacity will be less due to overhead data areas, formatting, bad blocks, and other constraints, and may also vary based on the host device and application.

 
1Top 10 Chip Worldwide Supplier Rankings for 2013, Gartner, April, 2014.
2Press Announcement, May 8, 2014, Toshiba Corporation, Consolidated Financial Statement, Fiscal year End, March, 2014. page. 2 The U.S. dollar is valued at Y103.