What is Toshiba? - Japanese Electronic Product Manufacture


Toshiba is a Japanese consumer electronic product manufacture which manufactures durable and reliable electronic components and complete devices.


Unlike other organizations, Toshiba does have a unique way about how it's formed. Toshiba is founded by a merger of two companies in Japan named Shibaura Seisakusho also known as Tokyo Denki.

Shibaura Seisakusho is founded in July 1875 by Tanaka Hisashige. At the initial stage Shibaura Seisakusho was named as Tanaka Seisakusho and the company was a leading manufacture of heavy electrical machinery.

Tokyo Denki was founded in 1890 as Hankunetsusha at the initial stage of the company as an Japanese first producer for incandescent electric lamps. Later with the diversification of the company, it became Tokyo Denki which means in English as Tokyo Electric.

At the merger of the organization it was named as Tokyo Shibaura Denki which means English, Tokyo Shibaura Electric and the organization became Toshiba Corporation by getting letters from two original companies in 1978.


Product line of Toshiba wider and stronger compared with other competitors in the industry from Japan due to the wide range of interest in the technology which gained by the merge of two tech companies.
  • Toshiba Laptops
  • Toshiba HDD
  • Toshiba Mouse
  • Toshiba Tablet PCs
  • Toshiba IoT Solutions
  • Toshiba Industrial Printers
  • Toshiba Smart Glasses
  • Toshiba Data center power management platform
  • Toshiba Digital Signage Video Solutions
  • Toshiba Oil & Gas rig Solutions
  • Toshiba Mining and Detecting Solutions
  • Toshiba Aggregate + Cement plant solutions
  • Toshiba Power Electronics for Healthcare
  • Toshiba Power Transformers
  • Toshiba UPS Systems
  • Toshiba Nuclear Power Plants
  • Toshiba Steam Turbines
  • Toshiba Hydraulic Turbines
  • Toshiba Liquid Natural Gas Solutions
  • Toshiba Battery Energy Storage Systems
  • Toshiba Air Turbines
  • Toshiba Geothermal Power Systems
  • Toshiba POS Solutions
  • Toshiba CCTV Solutions and Surveillance Systems
  • Toshiba Semiconductors