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Solid State Drive Market - Global Industry Analysis, Size, Share, Growth, Trends and Forecast 2015 - 2022

Solid State Drive Industry: Forecasts to 2022

  • September 2015
  • 133 pages
  • ID: 4000088
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The research report estimates the solid state drive market in terms of revenue (US$ Mn) and volume (Mn units) for the years 2012, 2013, and 2014, along with the market forecast for the period from 2015 to 2022.
The comparatively higher prices of SSDs as against HDDs is a challenge to the growth of the market, the impact of which is expected to abate in the coming years with falling prices.


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Solid State Drives are data storage devices that contain no moving parts/components and instead use an assembly of integrated circuits to store info. Most SSDs use NAND-flash memory chips, which retain info without power. SSDs are used as alternatives to hard disk drives. SSDs are used in many products, containing mobile devices, iPads, laptops, desktop PCs, and notebook PCs, and are faster than HDDs, providing zero latency and reduced application load and boot times.

This research study offers an exhaustive analysis of trends in the solid state drive market. It also contains an comprehensive analysis of the industry dynamics: drivers, market restraints, and alternatives. The market study offers a exhaustive assessment of vendor strategies for excellence in the business. The market research segregates the industry established on end user, interface, and capacity across North America continent, Europe (EU), Asia Pacific (APAC), Middle East (ME) and African continent, and Latin America area. Territories analyzed in this business report contain Japan (JP), China (CN), South Asia, Australasia, the U.S.A, EU7 (the United Kingdom, Spain (ES), France (FR), Germany (DE), Italy (IT), Belgium, and Netherlands), CIS, Brazil (BR), and GCC members. The market research study examines the solid state drive market on overall, regional, and country levels.

The research report estimates the solid state drive market in terms of income and quantity for the years 2012, 2013, and 2014, together with the market forecast for the time span from 2015 to 2022. The market estimates have been evaluated keeping in mind various political, environmental, social, technological, economic, and legal factors. The market share of the leading players for the overall SSD market is estimated for the year 2014.

Challenging profiles of top players in the sector elucidates on the following details-company overview, target market/customer, segmentation, strategic management, recent evolutions, and financial review in the solid state drive market. Market participants decribed in this industry report are Samsung Electronics Co. Ltd., Toshiba Corporation, Micron Technology Inc., Intel Corporation, SanDisk Corporation, OCZ Storage Solutions, Western Digital Corporation, Seagate Technology PLC, Transcend Information Inc., and Lite-on Technology Corporation. The industry research also offers the ambitious positioning matrix for the top players, which are appropriately assigned to the following quadrants-market leaders, emerging players, promising players, and niche players.

The segments considered within the scope of the report are the following. (1) Established on end user: enterprise SSD and client SSD; (2) established on interface: SATA, SAS, and PCI-E; (3) established on capacity: 80 GB and below, 81 GB to 320 GB, 321 GB to 500 GB, 501 GB to 1 TB, and 1 TB and above. Of these distinct segments, currently, SATA SSD with capacity 80 GB and below is the most engaging configuration. Enterprise PCI-E SSD is forecast to be the fastest-growing SSD configuration. Globally, the solid state drive market increase is primarily driven by the high performance needs of different devices and benefits offered by SSDs over HDDs. The comparatively bigger prices of SSDs as against HDDs is a challenge to the growth of the market, the impact of which is forecast to abate in the next years with falling prices.

Market segmentation of Global Solid State Drive Market:

Overall Solid State Drive Market, by End-user

Enterprise SSDs

Client SSDs

Overall Solid State Drive Market, By Interface

Overall Solid State Drive Market, By Capacity

Overall Solid State Drive Market, By Geography

North America (NA)

Europe (EU)


Middle East and Africa

Latin America

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