Mitsumi Electric

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Mitsumi Electric Co., Ltd.
Native name
ミツミ電機株式会社
Mitsumi Denki kabushiki gaisha
Subsidiary KK
Traded asTYO: 6767
Nikkei 225 component
IndustryElectronics
FoundedJanuary 1954; 66 years ago (1954-01)
HeadquartersTsurumaki, Tama-shi, Tokyo, 206-8567, Japan
Key people
Itsuo Moribe
(Chairman)
Shigeru Moribe
(President and CEO)
Products
RevenueIncrease JPY 157.3 billion (FY 2013)
(US$ 1.54 billion) (FY 2013)
Increase JPY 3.2 billion (FY 2014)
(US$ 31.5 million) (FY 2014)
Number of employees
36,417 (consolidated, as of April 1, 2015)
ParentMinebeaMitsumi (2017—present)
WebsiteOfficial website
Footnotes / references
[1][2]

The Mitsumi Electric Co., Ltd. (ミツミ電機株式会社, Mitsumi Denki Kabushiki-gaisha) is a Japanese manufacturer of consumer electronic components, founded in 1954.[3]

The company is listed on the Tokyo Stock Exchange, is constituent of the Nikkei 225 stock index[4] and provides its products through its subsidiaries in Asia, Europe, and North America.[5] Mitsumi is primarily known as an OEM manufacturer of computer peripherals and input devices, Floppy and optical disc drives used in laptop computers, desktops, servers and the Famicom Disk System. On January 27, 2017, Minebea merged with Mitsumi to form MinebeaMitsumi.[6]

Products[edit]

Video game console controllers[edit]

One of the company's most noticeable product lines are video game console controllers. Mitsumi has manufactured the official controllers for the following consoles:

Other[edit]

Other products include:

Mitsumi CD Interface. The HCCS Ultimate A5000 Mitsumi CD interface is an early CDROM interface for Acorn Computers.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Company Information". Mitsumi Electric. Retrieved June 16, 2015.
  2. ^ "Company Snapshot". Bloomberg Businessweek. Retrieved June 16, 2015.
  3. ^ Emma Boyes (February 8, 2007). "Wii Remote maker profits soar". GameSpot. CBS Interactive. Retrieved February 8, 2007.
  4. ^ "Components:Nikkei Stock Average". Nikkei Inc. Retrieved June 16, 2015.
  5. ^ "MegaChips and Mitsumi Simplify IP Camera Deployment". PR Newswire. June 8, 2015. Retrieved June 16, 2015.
  6. ^ http://www.minebeamitsumi.com/english/corp/company/aboutus/history/index.html

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