Report: Asus Contemplating Toshiba Acquisition

An article today on Digitimes cites Chinese-language paper, the Commercial Times, as saying Asustek is contemplating using acquisitions to help reach its 2011 goal. The Commercial Times report claims that Toshiba's notebook division is one of the companies Asus is considering as a take-over target.

Citing Asus Chairman, Jonney Shih, CT says Asus has contacted Toshiba, but according to Shih results are not yet finalized.

Do you think an Asus-owned Toshiba is on the cards? Let us know in the comments below!

Check the full story here.

Create a new thread in the US News comments forum about this subject
This thread is closed for comments
29 comments
Comment from the forums
    Your comment
    Top Comments
  • False_Dmitry_II
    Seeing as how major of a motherboard company they are, I'm sure they could pull it off. All new 'Toshiba' notebooks would then have ASUS mobos if they didnt already.
  • Other Comments
  • False_Dmitry_II
    Seeing as how major of a motherboard company they are, I'm sure they could pull it off. All new 'Toshiba' notebooks would then have ASUS mobos if they didnt already.
  • lemonade4
    HP - Compaq
    Acer - eMachines - Gateway
    Asus - Toshiba
    MSI
    Samsung
    LG
    Dell
    Lenovo
  • sunflier
    Quote:
    Citing Asus Chairman, Jonney Shih, CT says Asus has contacted Toshiba, but according to Shih results are not yet finalized.


    Whew, good thing there were no typo-s this time.