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Forecast Analysis: NAND Flash, Worldwide, 1Q15 Update

Published: 06 May 2015

ID: G00271943

Analyst(s): Joseph Unsworth


A troubling oversupply punished NAND prices, especially SSD prices, during 1Q15. The market is forecast to regain balance later in 2Q15 but experience a shortage for the remainder of 2015. SSD and smartphone demand will be critical factors if favorable conditions persist into 2016.

Table Of Contents
  • Overview
  • Companion Documents

Forecast Data

Market Impact


  • NAND Supply-and-Demand Sufficiency
  • NAND Pricing
  • NAND Demand
    • Flash Cards and USB Flash Drives
    • Smartphones
    • Ultramobile Tablets
    • SSDs
  • NAND Supply

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