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Forecast Analysis: NAND Flash, Worldwide, 2Q16 Update

Published: 18 July 2016

ID: G00296796

Analyst(s): Joseph Unsworth


NAND conditions will improve during 2H16 and into 2017 as 3D NAND supply struggles to ramp up and the industry sees higher NAND demand in smartphones. Demand for solid-state drives remains steady, with an inflection point of adoption within PCs in late 2017, if 3D NAND supply cooperates.

Table Of Contents
  • Overview
  • Companion Documents

Forecast Data

Market Impact


  • NAND Supply-and-Demand Sufficiency
  • NAND Pricing Dynamics
  • NAND Demand
    • PC, Ultramobile and Smartphone Unit Production in 2Q16
    • Smartphones: NAND Content
    • Solid-State Drives: Unit Production
  • NAND Supply

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