Report: Hard drive market looking at drop in unit sales in 2013 | Digit

According to a report by market research firm iSuppli, the hard drive market is expected to decline in 2013 with the drop being in double-digit percentage points. As expected the drop in unit sales of hard drives can be attributed to the rise in the sales of tablets, smartphones which completely use flash memory for storage and also the rise in solid state drive sales. According to iSuppli the is expected to drop to USD 32.7 billion this year, which is an 11.8 per cent drop as compared to last…