Coby

Coby TVs Recalled
December 13, 2013

A recall has been announced for a line of Coby 32-inch TVs. The Consumer Product Safety Commission issued the recall due to "fire and burn hazards."

Coby Purchased by Gordon Brothers
August 29, 2013

Coby Electronics' trademarks, patents, intellectual property and materials have been purchased by Gordon Brothers Group, the company announced Wednesday. The purchase price was not disclosed.

Coby’s Troetti: “We Were way Over-Assorted"
May 7, 2013

Coby Electronics’ restructuring - including the layoffs of 42 employees or 35 percent of its U.S. staff – followed a “tough” first quarter that saw a sharp decrease in the sale of “legacy” products, such as DVD players and radios, Michael Troetti, company president, told Dealerscope.  

 “We stayed in legacy categories that other companies would give up (such as DVD players, radios and radio/cassette players),” he said. “And those categories lose their momentum as you have convergence with tablets and smartphones that offer alternatives for video, audio and camcorders.”

Coby Ships New Tablet
February 11, 2013

Coby Electronics said this week that its new MID7065 Android tablet is now shipping, at the low retail price of $139.99. The 7-inch tablet is the first with both Google Play and Google Mobile Services.

Coby Debuts Android Tablet
January 3, 2013

Coby has announced the upcoming arrival of its latest Android tablet device, the MID7065 . The 7-inch, $149.99 tablet, featuring Google Play, Google Mobile Services and Android 4.0, will arrive in the first quarter of this year.

Coby Teams With CloudLink, Mobile Systems
December 19, 2012

Coby Electronics this week announced that it has reached partnerships with CloudLink and Mobile Systems to offer business-focused apps on its Kyros tablets.