Toshiba America Consumer Products, L.L.C. is owned by Toshiba America, Inc., a subsidiary of Toshiba Corporation, a world leader in high technology products with subsidiaries worldwide. Toshiba is a pioneer in DVD technology and a leading manufacturer of a full line of home entertainment products, including flat panel TVs, combination products and portable devices. Toshiba America Consumer Products, L.L.C. is headquartered in Wayne, New Jersey.
Notable Toshiba products:
Toshiba REGZA LCD TVsToshiba's REGZA line of LCD TVs is powered by Toshiba's PixelPure® 5G 14 Bit internal digital video processing, the heart of the REGZA engine. All REGZA models also include Resolution+ super resolution technology, the soul of the REGZA engine, to upconvert and enhance 480i/480p and even 720p signals to create increased detail so everything will feel like HD. Some of the new features added to the new REGZA line-up include: Stunning Deep Lagoon• Infinity Flush Front Cosmetic Design; Resolution+ super resolution technology; ClearScan 240• advanced frame rate technology; FocaLight• LED Backlight with local dimming; InstaPort• for faster HDMI switching; USB Port; SD Card Slot; Dolby® Volume; Audyssey EQ
Portable DVD PlayersAs consumer demand for entertainment on-the-go continues to evolve, so does Toshiba's line-up of portable DVD players. For 2009, Toshiba adds a new nine-inch player with a striking contemporary design featuring a pearlescent white finish and a 180 degree widescreen LCD swivel screen. This model features dual headphone outputs and supports MP3 and JPEG playback and is DivX® Home Theater Certified. For the ultimate traveler convenience, the included battery pack provides approximately five hours of playback time. The unit also boasts an SD card slot and comes complete with a car cord adapter. In addition, Toshiba's new seven-inch model features a widescreen LCD screen, dual headphone outputs, supports MP3 and JPEG playback and includes a car cord adapter. LCD TV/DVD CombosToshiba's new line of LCD TV combination models delivers a convenient all-in-one entertainment experience that can be integrated into any room of the house, whether it's the kitchen, bedroom or home office. Focusing on functionality and versatility, Toshiba's full line of feature-packed LCD TV combos is available in 15, 19, 22 and 26-inch screen sizes (measured diagonally), and each of these space-saving sets features a thin profile and a design for the style-conscious consumer. Toshiba's LCD TV combination lineup includes a built-in digital tuner in every model, and all of Toshiba's new LCD TV combination models will meet ENERGY STAR 3.0 certifications. XD-E500 Upconverting DVD PlayerThe XD-E500 with XDE, or "eXtended Detail Enhancement," technology is more than just DVD upconversion. XDE takes DVD picture quality to a whole new level. In addition to providing upconversion from 480i/p up to 1080p, XDE offers user selectable picture enhancement modes that allow for greater detail, more vivid colors and stronger contrast that bring standard DVD quality closer to the HD experience. XDE technology lets consumers enjoy their existing DVD libraries in a whole new way.
HomeTheaterReview.com's Toshiba product reviews include:
Toshiba 40G300U LCD HDTVToshiba BDX2700 Blu-ray PlayerToshiba 46UX600U LED LCD HDTVToshiba REGZA 46SV670U LED LCD HDTVToshiba REGZA 47ZV650U LCD HDTV
Companies similar to Toshiba include Panasonic, JVC, Sony, Samsung, and LG.