Published on October 22nd,2010 at 2:03 PM
By >Daimaou - G.G-B

Sharp to stop selling and manufacturing PCs from now on.

Sharp to stop selling and manufacturing PCs

Sharp, according to Nikkei, announced yesterday that it will no longer sell and manufacturer PC (Personal Computer) including both laptop and desktop. While sharp was not clean on when it will cease all PC production, the company however stress that this will be done very shortly.

Despite being well accepted by customers, the company decided to give up on selling PCs in Japan in order to fully concentrate its effort on its newly develop e-Book technology with their Galapagos Tablet schedule to hit store this December in Japan.

The good news however, is that Sharp will continue to provide ultra compact devices including their Netwalker series. Also, Sharp underline that this is just a “Strategic” move from now on and that the company may one day come back into the PC market in the future.

Via Sharp
Category Desktop Laptops
              
Sharp to stop selling and manufacturing PCs from now on.
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Comments
 

  • basejump

    Japanese makers are going down to electronics devices….In the past…economic bubble…they forgot important markets cause USA was buy a lot….Now this markets are dominate by korean aand chinese manufactures…..

  • http://www.atomix.vg guillermo saldierna

    YES the markets dominate by Korean and Chinese devices are running fast into circle of death were cheap cost, cheap prices & lower angry payments to workers… someone going to stop it…?…

  • basejump

    Is very interesting see…the own japanese teach korean and chinese to make good devices…installing yours factories outside of Japan…Who was a student in the past…now can make better….The other side japanese makers have a big trouble with a quality of yours products….with a sequence of recalls…..

  • http://shanenj.tripod.com/ shanen

    Actually, I was trying to find out who Sharp sold their residual computer business to. Anyone know?

 

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