TrendForce analysts called the year when SSD will be in every second laptop
According to DRAMeXchange, the price of SSD for client PCs stabiliziruemost. In the current quarter contract prices for OEM in the case of storage on flash memory MLC NAND even rose slightly — by about 0.5%, and the price of storage on flash memory TLC NAND has declined by about 1%.
In this situation, analysts at TrendForce, a subsidiary of which is DRAMeXchange, predict a further increase in the proportion of SSD in laptops.
According to experts, in the last quarter were shipped 28.3 million client SSDS, which is 15-20% more than the quarter before, and corresponds to the presence of SSD in about every third laptop.
Experts believe TrendForce, the year the share of laptops with SSD will exceed 30%, and in 2018 it will reach 50%. Analysts note that the most common are compact flash memory TLC NAND. Implementation of models PCIe is still in its infancy, and the greatest demand model with interface SATA 6 GB/s.