Hard drive manufacturing is apparently exceeding pre-Taiwan flood levels and companies such as Seagate are now reaping the benefits from increased HDD pricing.
Seagate today announced the new Seagate Video 3.5 HDD— the industry’s first 4TB, 3.5-inch hard disk drive (HDD) engineered specifically for use in video applications such as digital video recorders (DVRs), set-top boxes (STBs), and ...
Following Seagate, Western Digital has apparently recovered from the impact of the Thailand flood as well. As of Q2, the company has become the leading hard drive maker again.
It's time again for a look at HDD prices. Not many changes, but Samsung's 1TB drive is a good deal, while WD and Seagate have slashed warranties.
Seagate forecasts weakening shipments of hard drives and slight price erosion, while the company banks on new hybrid drives slated for release later this year.