Delay the release of SSD Samsung 850 Pro with capacity of 4 TB explained that the «global shortage of NAND»
In the news notes, we have repeatedly noted that global demand for NAND exceeds the supply, which naturally affects the market as a whole (prices are rising), and on real products. So, one of the victims of out-of-memory NAND was previously announced SSD Samsung 850 Pro with capacity of 4 TB. The piquancy of the situation lies in the fact that Samsung is one of the leaders in the production of NAND memory. It turns out that capacity is not enough to produce your products?
Judging by the response of our colleagues from the PR Agency Allison+Partners, working with the North American branch of Samsung, it is. Reportedly, «the result of the global shortage of NAND Samsung has focused on the reallocation of memory for the products that are most in demand». Obviously, Samsung 850 Pro with capacity of 4 TB the product is not.
According to the source, the lack of NAND could touch and SSD Samsung series 960 (in particular, Samsung 960 Pro). Their release took place, but production volumes are small. Some of these SSDS designed for consumers, was purchased by data centers, the drives are difficult to purchase even at the largest US marketplaces, Amazon, and Newegg.
Source: From Tomshardware