Toshiba’s Digital Products Division, a division of Toshiba America Information Systems, Inc., today announced that it will be offering AMD processors on selected Satellite notebooks alongside its already established and successful notebook lines to provide greater customer choice. The first Toshiba notebooks to feature AMD processors will be available in the third quarter of 2007.
“Adding AMD as an innovative partner will give Toshiba an opportunity to offer consumers more options to meet their needs and wishes when selecting a mobile computing solution,” said Mark Simons, vice president and general manager, Digital Products Division, Toshiba America Information Systems, Inc. “Toshiba is about innovation and AMD can help Toshiba create differentiation to penetrate new markets that will have a positive effect on our business and market position.”
About Toshiba America Information Systems, Inc. (TAIS)
Headquartered in Irvine, Calif., TAIS is comprised of four business units: Digital Products Division, Imaging Systems Division, Storage Device Division, and Telecommunication Systems Division. Together, these divisions provide mobile products and solutions, including industry leading portable computers; projectors; imaging products for the security, medical and manufacturing markets; storage products for automotive, computer and consumer electronics applications; and telephony equipment and associated applications.
TAIS provides sales, marketing and services for its wide range of information products in the United States and Latin America. TAIS is an independent operating company owned by Toshiba America, Inc., a subsidiary of Toshiba Corporation, which is a global leader in high technology and integrated manufacturing of electrical and electronic components, products and systems, as well as major infrastructure systems. Toshiba has more than 191,000 employees worldwide and annual sales of over US $60 billion (FY2006). For more information on Toshiba’s leading innovations, visit the company’s Web site at http://www.toshiba.com.