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Invest Implications: 'Market Share: Hard-Disk Drives, Worldwide, 3Q16'

Published: 18 January 2017

ID: G00325013

Analyst(s): Andrew Neff

Summary

Total HDD shipments in 3Q16 increased 15.2% sequentially, but decreased 4.3% from the year before, reflecting pockets of growth in a generally declining global demand. While Western Digital and Seagate continued to represent around 75% of unit demand, Toshiba continued to take share from Seagate.

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