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Invest Implications: Forecast: Hard-Disk, Worldwide, 2017-2024, 1Q20 Update

Published: 16 April 2020

ID: G00726197

Analyst(s): Andrew Neff


In this HDD forecast quarterly update reflecting postpandemic perspectives, SSDs continue to replace HDDs in PCs and mission-critical applications, while demand from hyperscale/enterprise for business-critical/nearline drives rises. Overall, units continue to decline, but ASPs rise, owing to mix.

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