Monday, August 29, 2016
Search
  
Submit your own News for
inclusion in our Site.
Click here...
Breaking News
Facebook 'Trending' To Rely Less On Humans
Apple Patches iOS Security Flaws Discovered In Spyware Targeting Activist
LG To Showcase Latest OLED TVs Compatible With HDR Technologies At IFA
NHK Join Forces With Panasonic And Sony To Win The 8K TV Race
Intel Introduces New 3D NAND SSDs
Facebook To Use Personal Data From WhatsApp To Bring You Personalized Ads
Amazon Introduces Car Research Portal
Google Uses Artificial Intelligence To Compress Images
Active Discussions
Which of these DVD media are the best, most durable?
How to back up a PS2 DL game
Copy a protected DVD?
roxio issues with xp pro
Help make DVDInfoPro better with dvdinfomantis!!!
menu making
Optiarc AD-7260S review
cdrw trouble
 Home > News > Mobiles > Fujitsu...
Last 7 Days News : SU MO TU WE TH FR SA All News

Thursday, June 17, 2010
Fujitsu and Toshiba Sign MOU to Merge Mobile Phone


Fujitsu Limited and Toshiba Corporation announced that today they have signed a memorandum of understanding (MOU) to merge their mobile phone businesses.

According to the MOU, Toshiba will transfer its mobile phone business to a new company to be established October 1, 2010, and Fujitsu will acquire a majority of the shares in the company.

By merging their mobile phones businesses, Fujitsu and Toshiba are aiming to become the No. 1 provider of mobile phones in Japan. For now, the integration would create the second-largest mobile phone maker in Japan, with a combined market share of nearly 20%, behind Sharp.

Collaboration in the mobile phone business will allow Fujitsu and Toshiba to strengthen their handset development platforms for the Japanese market and enable the companies to continue to create competitive products for their customers. Both Fujitsu and Toshiba are market leaders in designing compact, highly functional handsets.

Fujitsu manufactures some of Japan's most advanced mobile phones for sale through partner NTT DOCOMO, INC. Fujitsu's proprietary technologies include mobile phone software platforms, water- and dust-resistant design, fingerprint security and sensor technologies. Fujitsu mobile phones have become the handset of choice for many generations of users in Japan.

Toshiba manufactures a range of mobile phone handsets that include a wealth of world-class technologies, including smartphone-related technologies and imaging technologies developed in its LCD television business. In Japan, Toshiba provides its handsets through sales partners KDDI CORPORATION, NTT DOCOMO, INC., and SOFTBANK MOBILE Corp. Last year, Toshiba shifted domestic handset production overseas in order to raise global cost competitiveness.

Fujitsu and Toshiba will also collaborate to develop new handsets for markets in and outside Japan.

Fujitsu and Toshiba plan to sign a final contract at the end of July 2010.

Amid shrinking demand for handsets, NEC Corp, Hitachi Ltd and Casio Computer Co. have also integrated their mobile phone operations.


Previous
Next
Toshiba Launches Industry's Largest Embedded NAND Flash Memory Modules        All News        AMD's Graphics Better Than Nvidia's in HQV Image Quality Benchmark
Microsoft Outlines New Brand and Road Map, Extends Support For Enterprise Handheld Devices     Mobiles News      Apple Apologizes For iPhone 4 Shortages

Get RSS feed Easy Print E-Mail this Message

Related News
Toshiba to Implement Eyefi Connected Features in Next FlashAir SD Cards
Toshiba Debuts Flashmatrix Technology
Toshiba Announces New BG SSDs with 3-Bit-Per-Cell TLC BiCS FLASH
Toshiba's ZD6000 Dual Port NVMe SSD Offers A Capacity Of 7.68TB
Fujitsu and Oracle Team Up to Drive Cloud Computing
Fujitsu Develops Energy-Saving Technology to Cool Data Centers
Toshiba PC Business Not Affected By Company's Restructuring
Toshiba Develops High-Speed MTJ Element for Non-Volatile STT-MRAM For 2X nm Generation Transistors
Toshiba Develops Circuit Technology for Small Area Non-volatile FPGAs
New Imaging Technique Can Simultaneously Acquire a Color Image and Depth Map from a Single Image Taken with a Monocular Camera
New Toshiba 8TB X300 Hard Disk Drive Released
Fujitsu Technology Analyzes Cyber Attacks

Most Popular News
 
Home | News | All News | Reviews | Articles | Guides | Download | Expert Area | Forum | Site Info
Site best viewed at 1024x768+ - CDRINFO.COM 1998-2016 - All rights reserved -
Privacy policy - Contact Us .