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Forecast: Hard-Disk Drives, Worldwide, 2013-2020, 4Q16 Update

Published: 13 January 2017

ID: G00293628

Analyst(s): John Monroe

Summary

Declining consumer demand, combined with enduring enterprise demand, led Gartner to forecast a negative 10.2% CAGR from 2015 through 2020 in HDD shipments, but vendor revenue will fall at only a 4.4% CAGR due to data growth and mix shifts toward higher-capacity HDDs in all markets.

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