Toshiba was founded in 1939 by the merger of Shibaura Seisakusho (Shibaura Engineering Works) and Tokyo Denki (Tokyo Electric). Shibaura Seisakusho had been founded as Tanaka Seisakusho by Tanaka Hisashige in July 1875 as Japan’s first manufacturer of telegraph equipment. In 1904, it was renamed Shibaura Seisakusho. Through the first decades of the 20th century, Shibaura Seisakusho had become a major manufacturer of heavy electrical machinery as Japan modernized during the Meiji Era and became a world industrial power. Tokyo Denki was founded as Hakunetsusha in 1890 and had been Japan’s first producer of incandescent electric lamps. It later diversified into the manufacture of other consumer products and in 1899 had been renamed Tokyo Denki. The merger of Shibaura and Tokyo Denki created a new company called Tokyo Shibaura Denki (Tokyo Shibaura Electric) (東京芝浦電気). It was soon nicknamed Toshiba, but it was not until 1978 that the company was officially renamed Toshiba Corporation.

Brand: Toshiba

Toshiba SB-620

Toshiba SB-620 Stereo Integrated Amplifier (1977) Specifications Power output: 62 watts per channel into 8Ω (stereo) Frequency response: 1..

Toshiba SB-500

Toshiba SB-500 Stereo Integrated Amplifier (1973-76) Specifications Power output: 25 watts per channel into 8Ω (stereo) Frequency response..

Toshiba XR-Z70

Toshiba XR-Z70 Compact Disc Digital Audio Player (1983) Features of the XR-Z70 include quick random access, 16 track memory, repeat function..

Toshiba XR-Z90

Toshiba XR-Z90 Compact Disc Player (1983) Specifications Disc format: CD Digital converter: 16-bit Frequency response: 5Hz to 20kHz Dynamic ..