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Toshiba Announces New Exceria Pro UHS-II Cards


Toshiba has announced a new range of Exceria Pro UHS-II microSD cards alongside extensions to the company’s high-end Exceria Pro SD and Exceria microSD and SD card line-up. The new microSD M501 additions to this family are UHS-II-compliant microSDHC and microSDXC cards that meet the UHS Speed Class 3 (U3) standard and offer read/write speedsContinue Reading

Sony Officially Paid $155 Million to Acquire Toshiba’s Image Sensor Business


Sony officially paid $155 million to acquire Toshiba’s image sensor business. Sony and Toshiba have signed the definitive agreements for the transfer of semiconductor fabrication facilities. Toshiba says that they will ‘transfer semiconductor fabrication facilities, equipment and related assets of Toshiba’s 300mm wafer production line, mainly located at its Oita Operations facility, to Sony Semiconductor as partContinue Reading

Toshiba Release New 16-Megapixel CMOS Image Sensor


Toshiba has announced a 16-megapixel BSI CMOS sensor for tablet and smartphone camera modules. This 1/2.7″-type chip has a pixel pitch of 1.12 microns, and allows 30fps recording at full resolution. Phase-Detection Auto-Focus achieves quick focusing, and makes it easier for mobile devices to capture high quality images and movies, the company says. “T4KC3” also incorporatesContinue Reading

Toshiba Announces World’s First SDHC Memory Card with NFC


Toshiba has officially announced the world’s first SDHC memory card with built-in NFC at the Consumer Electronics Show 2015 in Las Vegas. Users with smartphones running on Android 4.0 or above can install a free application called Memory Card Preview. The user can tap the card to view a thumbnails of 16 images and see the NFC-ready card, andContinue Reading

Toshiba Announces 20-megapixel CMOS Sensor for Mobile Devices


Toshiba has announced a 1/2.4″-type, 20-megapixel BSI CMOS sensor called “T4KA7”. The new Toshiba 20MP sensor enables 6mm z-height camera modules for smartphones and tablets. With a 1.12 micrometer pixel size contributing to a smaller chip size, the. new imager offers a much improved frame rate of 22fps, 1.8 times faster than that of Toshiba’sContinue Reading

Toshiba Announces UHS-II Class 3 World’s Fastest microSD Memory Cards


Toshiba has announced the world’s first microSD memory cards to comply with the UHS-II standard. the new memory cards deliver a maximum read speed of 260 MB per second and a maximum write speed of 240MB/sec. The new cards are UHS Speed Class 3 (U3) enabled and available in 64GB and 32GB capacities, to capture 4K video at constant minimum writeContinue Reading

Toshiba EXCERIA PRO 1066x CF Card Announced


Toshiba has announced the world’s fastest class of CF memory cards with latest Video Performance Guarantee Profile 2 (VPG-65) for high-end DSLR cameras. World’s fastest class of CF memory cards with latest Video Performance Guarantee Profile 2 (VPG-65) for high-end DSLR Press Release TOKYO—Toshiba Corporation (TOKYO: 6502) today announced that its new line of highContinue Reading

The Nikon D5200′s Sensor Is Made by Toshiba


Nikon D5200 contains a sensor made by Toshiba.  According to Chipworks, it looks like Toshiba has managed to get their APS-C sensor inside Nikon’s D5200. The sensor inside the Nikon D5200 camera is made by Toshiba. This is what Chipworks discovered after they took apart the D5200: In our recent technology blog entry on full-frame format image sensors, we speculatedContinue Reading