Yoriko Takahashi

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Yoriko is an enditor and contributor for AkihabaraNews.


Nissan to Mark Their 80th Anniversary this December!


Sony is going to release special models of their Walkman F and S series.

They are collaborating with UVERworld, a Japanese rock band that has enormous popularity among youth in Japan. The UVERworld models will be available for a limited time only from November 27 through January 10.


LG Electronics just announced that they are going to start selling the new 8.3 inch full HD Android 4.2 tablet - G PAD 8.3 - on November 30 in Japan.

Estimated price: About ¥45,000

Please read details about "G PAD 8.3" here:

LG takes on global tablet market with its new G PAD 8.3


Akihabaranews.com - Green House - 980yen bus-powered card reader


Green House is going to release a new card reader/writer (GH-CRM1A-BK), which is compatible with 51 different kinds of media, for ¥980, in early November.

It is a bus-powered device so that you don't need an AC adapter.

Price: ¥980
Compatible OS: Windows 8.1 / 8 / 7 / Vista / XP (32bit SP2 or later), Mac OS X 10.4 or later
USB: USB2.0 / USB1.1
Data transfer speed: Maximum 480Mbps (USB2.0), 12Mbps (USB1.1)
Weight: 25.2g
Size: W69.2×D42.2×H13.6mm
Length of cable: 9.5cm


Yoriko Takahashi - November 22, 2013


Akihabaranews.com - Yamaha Relit - Bluetooth compliant audio system with an ambient light

Light and Bluetooth
Yamaha combined a Bluetooth compliant audio system with an ambient light in a lighting audio system called
Relit (LSX-700) and it's going to be released in mid-December for 70,000 yen (about $700).


Olympus officially announced that this new flagship model of their compact digital camera "OLYMPUS STYLUS 1" will be released on November 29.

Please read details about "OLYMPUS STYLUS 1" here:

Olympus - STYLUS 1 - Flagship camera - optical 10.7X with new i.ZUIKO DIGITAL lens