HDD Market to Decline Q/Q in 4Q18 to 88 Million to 90 Million Units - Trendfocus
StorageNewsletter.com, December 21st, 2018
December 30, 2018,
Volume 249, Issue 4

"In November, Trendfocus published its CQ3 '18 SDAS: HDD Information Service near term forecast, projecting that the CQ4 '18 HDD TAM would decline slightly Q/Q to 94 million units.

This was based on typical seasonal declines in game console HDD and PC HDD demand, offset slightly by improved retail/external HDD sales.

The forecast also reflected softening hyperscale demand for high-capacity nearline HDDs as well as a modest reduction in performance enterprise HDDs, reflecting consumption of deployed capacity (for nearline) and a re-balance of the performance enterprise supply chain with Western Digital exiting the 10,000/15,000 HDD market in 2019..." - StorageNewsletter.com

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