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Forecast Analysis: NAND Flash, Worldwide, 4Q16 Update

Published: 12 January 2017

ID: G00296798

Analyst(s): Joseph Unsworth

Summary

A severe NAND shortage persisted through 2H16 and is now forecast to continue through 3Q17. Higher NAND content across all segments of smartphones and robust growth in SSDs remain key drivers as new 3D NAND capacity impacts the market.

Table Of Contents
  • Overview
  • Companion Documents

Forecast Data

Market Impact

Assumptions

  • NAND Supply-and-Demand Sufficiency
  • NAND Pricing Dynamics
  • NAND Demand
    • PC, Ultramobile and Smartphone Unit Production in 4Q16
    • Smartphones: NAND Content
    • Solid-State Drives: Unit Production
  • NAND Supply

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