June 23, 1998 (TOKYO) -- Toshiba Corp.'s president Taizo Nishimuro said that his
company will market a wide variety of thin notebook personal computers for its
summer PC sales campaign. To highlight the campaign, the company will offer the
thinnest B5-size notebook PC available on the market.
He made the statement in a video that was taped for the introduction of Microsof
t Co., Ltd.'s Japanese version of Windows 98.
He added that the company will introduce new A4-size notebook PCs featuring magn
esium-alloy bodies and lighter weights.
Other PC manufacturers will challenge the success of Sony's VAIO Note 505 in the
ir summer sales campaigns.