Toshiba Unveils Second Generation UltraHD TV Series

             Toshiba Unveils Second Generation UltraHD TV Series

UltraHD TVs Deliver Superior Picture Quality, 4K Resolution Restoration and
Image Enhancement, 3D Display and New Cloud TV Functionality in Three New
Screen Sizes Including Super Large 84-inch Class

PR Newswire

LAS VEGAS, Jan. 8, 2013

LAS VEGAS, Jan. 8, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- CES 2013, LVCC Central Hall Booth
#10926 – Toshiba's Digital Products Division (DPD), a division of Toshiba
America Information Systems, Inc., today announced the L9300 Series of 4K
Ultra HD TVs. Featuring four times the resolution of today's 1080p full HD
TVs, the new Toshiba L9300 Series TVs deliver the ultimate viewing experience
for movies, TV shows, video games, photo viewing and PC applications. Powered
by Toshiba's proprietary CEVO 4K Quad+Dual Core Processor, L9300 Series TVs
deliver the highest quality UltraHD image processing, including Resolution
Restoration to restore clean near UltraHD image quality from less than 4K
content, Color Gamut Enhancement to create color intensity that matches the
resolution impact and Surface Brilliance Enhancement that brings images to
life like never before.

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"Ultra HD represents the new pinnacle of home theater image quality and
Toshiba is already leading the way in this new and important TV category,"
said Scott Ramirez, vice president of product marketing and development,
Toshiba America Information Systems, Digital Products Division. "Clearly, the
best image processing will create the best picture quality and Toshiba has the
advantage of introducing its second generation UltraHD processing in 2013 with
the advanced CEVO 4K Quad+Dual Core Processor. Toshiba's L9300 Series models
with Ultra HD, CEVO 4K, 3D and new Cloud TV functionality create the perfect
centerpiece for anyone interested in creating the ultimate home theater."

Featuring a new design that is modern, yet simple and elegant, the L9300
Series features a sophisticated gun-metallic trim and matching frame stand.
L9300 Series UltraHD TVs will be available in 58-, 65- and super large 84-inch
class screen sizes.

Powerful Image Enhancement Technology

In addition to UltraHD image processing, the L9300 Series includes a suite of
technologies that enhance picture quality, including:

  oClearScan™ 240Hz refresh rate technology creates clearer and smoother fast
    motion video.
  oCQ Engine™ technology offers consumers superior picture quality controls,
    including Edge Enhancer, Dynamic Gamma, Color Master and Expert Mode
    Calibration Capability, and new UltraClear Dynamic Noise Reduction to
    create cleaner images without sacrificing image detail.
  oColor and Depth Adaptive Resolution+ to help create images with enhanced
    image resolution, lifelike color saturation and incredible picture depth.

Advanced Cloud TV

Offering a smarter connected experience, the L9300 Series includes advanced
Cloud TV functionality. Cloud TV takes the connected experience to another
level by offering easy, personalized content discovery and acquisition,
including news content; better mobile device interactivity; practical social
interaction services, server-based upgradability and much more. Some of the
key initial Cloud TV features and services include:

  oFamily Calendar to share family events
  oPersonal Messaging to send and receive messages from family and friends
  oPhoto Album to share digital photos
  oStreaming News to view news videos and slide shows
  oMediaShare to access content from other DLNA-enabled devices
  oMediaGuide, a TV programming guide with advanced search capabilities and
    program recommendations
  oBuilt-in Wi-Fi®, Miracast™ and WiDi for both router and peer-to-peer
    wireless capabilities

To extend the experience even further, Toshiba will also release mobile
companion apps for iOS, Android and Windows 8 that enable easy location-free
interactivity of many of the key social interaction services between the Cloud
TVs and mobile devices.

Availability

The Toshiba L9300 4K UltraHD TV Series are scheduled to ship in summer 2013.

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About Toshiba America Information Systems, Inc. (TAIS)

Headquartered in Irvine, Calif., TAIS is comprised of three business units:
Digital Products Division, Imaging Systems Division, and Telecommunication
Systems Division. Together, these divisions provide digital products,
services and solutions, including industry-leading portable computers;
televisions, TV/DVD Combination products, Blu-ray Disc™ and DVD products, and
portable devices; imaging products for the security, medical and manufacturing
markets; storage products for computers; and IP business telephone systems
with unified communications, collaboration and mobility applications. TAIS
provides sales, marketing and services for its wide range of products in the
United States and Latin America. TAIS is an independent operating company
owned by Toshiba America, Inc., a subsidiary of Toshiba Corporation. For more
information on TAIS visit us.toshiba.com.

About Toshiba Corporation

Toshiba is a world-leading diversified manufacturer, solutions provider and
marketer of advanced electronic and electrical products and systems. Toshiba
Group brings innovation and imagination to a wide range of businesses: digital
products, including LCD TVs, notebook PCs, retail solutions and MFPs;
electronic devices, including semiconductors, storage products and materials;
industrial and social infrastructure systems, including power generation
systems, smart community solutions, medical systems and escalators &
elevators; and home appliances. Toshiba was founded in 1875, and today
operates a global network of more than 550 consolidated companies, with
202,000 employees worldwide and annual sales surpassing 6.1 trillion yen
(US$74 billion). Visit Toshiba's web site at www.toshiba.co.jp/index.htm.

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