The market drives in the first quarter of the year increased by 19%
Source, publishing research analysts of Trendfocus, says that the total amount of SSD and HDD placed on the market in the first quarter of the current year, decreased by 5% compared to the previous quarter.
This was facilitated by several factors. Among them, the decline of PC sales, the cyclical nature of spending on their data centers, a limited supply of NAND memory and the seasonality of demand. However, in annual terms, total capacity still grew by 19%. In monetary terms, the market in the first quarter was estimated at 11.5 billion dollars.
If we consider only the SSD market, for the first quarter in the world was sold 39,783 million drives. The leader is Samsung, which took 30% of the market. Followed by WD from 20.5%, and the third Intel with 10.6%.