TDK archive

  • TDK Wireless Sound Cube  review
    Audio 4.5 out of 5

    TDK Wireless Sound Cube review

    By 2 December 2012

    TDK is probably a name you remember from the '80s and '90s, when you had a stack of its cassette tapes and used them to kill the music industry by taping your favourite songs from the radio. But of course, with the music industry destroyed by such piracy,...

  • TDK Boombox, Sound Cube and Weatherproof speakers pictures and hands-on
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    TDK Boombox, Sound Cube and Weatherproof speakers pictures and hands-on

    By 31 August 2012

    TDK has announced four new speakers designed to be used with your mobile phone, be it the latest Android offering or the iPhone, at IFA in Berlin,  and we were on hand to check them out. The models - the Wireless Weatherproof Speaker, Wireless Boombox,...

  • TDK's Life on Record portable speaker range provides a musical punch for your smartphone
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    TDK's Life on Record portable speaker range provides a musical punch for your smartphone

    By 16 May 2012

    With summer just around the corner (allegedly) TDK has wasted no time in unveiling its range of portable audio products, great for annoying the neighbours with those outdoor BBQs you have. TDK has introduced five products to its Life on Record range,...

  • TDK Boombox in all its glory
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    TDK Boombox in all its glory

    By 7 December 2010

    TDK has announced a fleet of affordable audiophile level products with the aim of marrying the best of analogue with the best of digital. The name of the initiative is Digilogue and leading the charge is the TDK Boombox which Pocket-lint was able to get...

  • TDK Life on Record launches Trans-IT Edge drives
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    TDK Life on Record launches Trans-IT Edge drives

    By 21 November 2008

    TDK Life on Record has launched its new series of Trans-IT Edge USB flash drives. With wrap-around LED activity indicator and slider interface, TDK is calling the new devices stylish offerings. Available from 4GB up to 16GB capacities with a sleek metallic...

  • Imation launches TDK Life on Record flash drives
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    Imation launches TDK Life on Record flash drives

    By 30 September 2008

    Imation has announced the launch of its new series of TDK "Life on Record" branded TRANS-IT USB 2.0 flash drives. From 2GB, to 16GB, the TDK Life on Record TRANS-IT range offers customised password protection via "Flash Lock" and plug and play ease of...

  • TDK Life on Record launches 6x Blu-ray discs
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    TDK Life on Record launches 6x Blu-ray discs

    By 10 September 2008

    TDK Life on Record brand claims to have become the first company to start shipping new 6x write-once Blu-ray discs to the European market. TDK says with data transfer speeds of 216Mbps they cut down recording time of a full 25GB disc to approximately...

  • Imation launches TDK Mini Blu-ray discs too
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    Imation launches TDK Mini Blu-ray discs too

    By 3 August 2007

    Imation, the licensee of the "TDK Life on Record" recording media brand, has announced the global release of 8cm recordable Blu-ray Discs. Mirroring Verbatim's launch, the TDK discs will be available in both BD-R (recordable) and BD-RE (re-recordable)....

  • US retailer to stock $199 HD DVD player
    Home Cinema

    US retailer to stock $199 HD DVD player

    By 23 April 2007

    Rumours are doing the rounds that WalMart, the American retailer that owns British supermarket ASDA, will be shifting HD DVD players for as little as $199, and as soon as autumn of this year. It seems as if a Chinese manufacturer, Fuh Yuan, in cooperation...

  • Online

    IFA 2006: TDK announces 200GB disc prototype

    By 31 August 2006

    At IFA 2006 in Berlin, TDK has announced both the release of its 50GB recordable Blu-ray media and the development of a prototype 200GB Blue-laser disc. TDK claims to have developed technology able to store 200GB of data on discs by using blue lasers....

  • Home Cinema

    TDK touts 100Gb Blu-ray disc

    By 20 May 2005

    Reports are coming through on the news wires that TDK has managed to squeeze a 100GB recordable Blu-ray disc. Announced in the Japanese-language newspaper Nihon Keizai Shimbun the new disc will be made up of four layers each holding 25Gb. According to...

  • Audio 3.5 out of 5

    TDK BP100 Headphones review

    By 4 January 2005

    For once we can believe the packaging; TDK's BP100 in-ear headphones are as comfortable as TDK says, greatly helped by the rubberised parts. I can't stand in-ear headphones. However I was forced to admit, in spite of the short cable, it was easy to adjust...

  • TDK NP100 headphones review
    Audio 3.5 out of 5

    TDK NP100 headphones review

    By 28 December 2004

    TDK’s NP100 headphone set aims clearly at walkman users, and what you see is what you get with them- just the Sony-styled neckband cans and 1.1m of cable. It’s a good job that this design hugs the ears, so that you’re not taken away from the sound...

  • TDK Out-Loud review
    Audio 4.5 out of 5

    TDK Out-Loud review

    By 11 November 2003

    Portable CD Players are very private devices locking you away in your own little world with your favourite musician. TDK hope to change all this with its latest invention the TDK Out Loud. The device, like the idea is simple - to include a speaker within...