Worldwide Hard Disk Drive Market Forecast

Worldwide Hard Disk Drive Forecast, 2017–2021

IDC, Date of Publication: May 15, 2017, 22 Pages
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This study analyzes the worldwide hard disk drive forecast market. Navigating a market characterized by growing storage capacity requirements while storage device unit shipments and revenue are declining is fraught with challenges. Yet HDD suppliers have done a remarkable job of adjusting to significant HDD market shifts over the past two years. HDD suppliers will need to make prudent investments in HDD technology and product features that address customer requirements while extracting the value from making these investments.


Worldwide Hard Disk Drive Forecast, 2017–2021
TABLE OF CONTENTS

List of Attachments

Market Forecast Figure

Figure: Worldwide Hard Disk Drive Exabyte Shipment Snapshot

Executive Summary

Advice for Technology Suppliers

Market Forecast

Figure: Worldwide Average Capacity per Drive and Blended Average Sale Price of All HDD Segments, 2016–2021

Table: Worldwide HDD Shipments by Segment, 2016–2021 (000)

Table: Worldwide HDD Petabyte Shipments by Segment, 2016–2021 (PB)

Table: Worldwide HDD Revenue by Segment, 2016–2021 ($M)

Enterprise Segment

Figure: Price-Per-Gigabyte Ratio of Enterprise SSDs and Performance-Optimized HDDs, 2016–2021

Figure: 3.5in. Capacity-Optimized HDD Blended Average Price Per Terabyte, 2011–2021

Table: Worldwide Enterprise HDD Shipments, Revenue, and ASP, 2016–2021

Client Segment

Portable PCs and Detachable Tablets

Table: Worldwide 2.5in. Mobile HDD Shipments, Revenue, and ASP for Portable PC Segment, 2016–2021

Figure: Worldwide Portable PC and Detachable Tablet (Combined) Shipment Share by Storage Device Type, 2016–2021

Desktop PCs

Table: Worldwide 2.5in. and 3.5in. HDD Shipments, Revenue, and ASP for Desktop PC Segment, 2016–2021

Figure: Worldwide Desktop PC Shipment Share by Storage Device Type, 2016–2021

Personal and Entry-Level Storage

Table: Worldwide Personal and Entry-Level Storage HDD Shipments, Revenue, and ASP, 2016–2021

Video Surveillance

Table: Worldwide Video Surveillance HDD Shipments, Revenue, and ASP, 2016–2021

Consumer Electronics, Industrial, and Commercial Segments

Table: Worldwide Consumer Electronics, Commercial, and Industrial HDD Shipments, Revenue, and ASP, 2016–2021

Market Context

Drivers and Inhibitors

Drivers

Digital Transformation and Data Growth

Data Analytics

4K Video

Inhibitors

Compression and Storage Efficiency Improvements

NAND Flash and SSD Price Declines

Significant Market Developments

Changes from Prior Forecast

Table: Worldwide HDD Shipments and Revenue, 2012–2021: Comparison of December 2016 and May 2017 Forecasts

Figure: Worldwide HDD Shipments and Revenue, 2012–2021: Comparison of December 2016 and May 2017 Forecasts

Market Definition

Methodology

Related Research

Date of Publication:
May 15, 2017
File Format:
PDF via E-mail
Number of Pages:
22 Pages