Solenn Heussaff endorses Toshiba Regza RZ1 glasses-free 3D TV, next generation notebook computers

Solenn Heusaff with the new Toshiba RZ1 Glasses-Free 3D TV

Toshiba Philippines has a new brand ambassador, and she is none other than Ms. Solenn Heussaff, the French-Filipina VJ, model, and celebrity. In a product launching held in McKinley Hill, Taguig she revealed the latest line of Toshiba products. This includes the Toshiba Regza RZ1, a 55-inch glasses-free TV and the new Toshiba Portege Z930, the lightest Ultrabook at 1.2 kilograms. Also unveiled at the event was the power-packed Toshiba Qosmio X870 laptop, which comes with a 17.3 inch, 3D-capable display, as well as the new Toshiba Satellite series. The new notebook computers are powered by 3rd Generation Intel Core processors (Ivy Bridge). Read on for the full press release.

Toshiba Philippines Inc. demonstrated today the power of its tagline, “Leading Innovation”, with the launch of its new generation of products for the Philippines: leading-edge large-screen, glasses-free 3D TV; a new Power TV series; and a new generation of notebook PCs, including the Z Series Ultrabook. The company also introduced its new brand ambassador for the Philippines, Ms. Solenn Heussaff.


In its new line-up of state-of-the-art TVs, Toshiba unveiled the breakthrough 55-inch REGZA RZ1, the very first large-screen glasses-free 3D TV to be launched in the Philippines. Equipped with a Quad Full HD screen, the REGZA RZ1 provides viewers with a totally immersive 3D TV experience and can also deliver 2D content with four times (quad) Full HD resolution.

Toshiba Glasses-Free 3D TV

Toshiba also introduced the latest advances in its innovative Power TV series, a line-up of LED TVs that make full use of Toshiba’s new REGZA Engine to provide outstanding picture and sound quality. In particular, the 23-, 32-, and 40-inch models in the new PB200 series deliver maximum performance with minimum power consumption while featuring slim, attractive designs.


Toshiba also revealed its new generation Z series Ultrabook™, the Portégé Z930. Weighing only 1.12kg, the Portégé Z930 is not only the world’s lightest1 13.3-inch Ultrabook™ ever; it also combines the ease-of-use and performance of a laptop with the wake-up responsiveness of a tablet. Only 15.9mm high, this new Ultrabook™ features a slim design with a durable magnesium alloy chassis; a battery life of up to 8 hours; and all the power and fast, easy connectivity of a comprehensive selection of full-sized ports.

Portege Z930

Also in the line is the new gaming flagship laptop, the Qosmio X870. This new laptop is designed with the needs of the demanding power-gamer in mind and offers a blend of pure gaming performance, excellent picture quality and a vibrant sound experience. Powered by 3rd Generation Intel® Core™ and latest NVIDIA® graphics processors technology, the Qosmio X870 comes with a 3D-enabled 17.3”Full HD display supporting the latest NVIDIA 3D Vision®  active shutter glasses.

“Power-users have grown accustomed to a high level of performance, power, and style from Toshiba’s Qosmio line,” said Mr. Michael Mondragon, General Manager at Toshiba (Philippines) Inc. “Whether it’s the latest graphics processors, new stylish designs or innovative smart technologies, we’re dedicated to bringing it all to our customers, providing them with the power and speed required to take on the most demanding tasks and graphics-intensive applications with ease.”

Satellite U840

Other notebook PCs unveiled by Toshiba included the new Satellite L, Satellite C, Satellite M and Satellite P series. Powered by the latest generation of processors and with state-of-the-art, high-speed data interfaces, all laptops in the Satellite series excel in fulfilling the most demanding business needs. The new series offer both 14.0- and 15.6-inch displays.

Explaining the thinking behind the new products, Mr. Tomoyasu Yamamoto, CEO & President of Toshiba (Philippines), Inc. said: “We at Toshiba are constantly innovating and exploring new technologies that allow us to provide consumers with stylish and functional products. In addition, by enhancing awareness of our brand, we hope more consumers will make Toshiba their choice.”

Tomoyasu yamamoto, pres of toshiba philippines

Adding more sizzle to the launch was the announcement of Toshiba’s new brand ambassador for the Philippines, popular actress and model Ms. Solenn Heussaff. As the official brand ambassador for Toshiba in the Philippines, she will be featured in Toshiba advertisements for notebook PCs, TVs, and home appliances in the major media. Toshiba chose her as its new brand ambassador because her alluring combination of a fresh image and sophisticated character reflects qualities that Toshiba brings to its products – providing a close-to-the-heart appeal for the Philippine consumers. Her undeniable style and real talent is the perfect match for Toshiba’s innovative and technologically advanced products.

Solenn shared how happy she was to work with Toshiba: “It’s a great honor to be chosen as the brand ambassador for Toshiba in the Philippines. I know Toshiba products are stylish and technologically advanced, and they embody the kind of life I want to lead. It is this link between me and Toshiba that makes me feel closer to the brand.”

As one of the world’s leading electronics companies, Toshiba continues to provide its customers in the Philippines with the very latest technologies and innovative products.

Solenn Heussaff for Toshiba Philippines photos

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