the – SSD suffered a very strong price fall in 2018, With prices currently in & # 39; a third in relation to & # 39; as they started the year. This decline has slowed somewhat in recent months, but in the face of & # 39; In 2019 the price reduction is expected to be at least similar to that experienced in 2018. And this will bring prices closer to that of SSD hard drives.
In the coming months is expected slight increase
This is what it says Digitimes, citing industry sources. The memories 3D NAND Flash have off & # 39; the price of SSD from land, And the fact that QLCs will have a greater presence in 2019 will make this figure even lower.
In the short term, The SSD will suffer a slight increase in price which will last for two months until the end of & # 39; February. However, from there it is estimated that there will be a significant reduction. Manufacturers slightly increased price, and brands are buying the right storage estimates that prices will continue to fall.
Therefore, currently in flash memory market there are different trends. of – memory cards, such SD, rose slightly in price already, while SSDs have remained stable. In the case eMMC, the price also stabilized itself in the last two months.
The SSD of & # 39; 500 GB will cost the same as hard drive & # 39; 1 TB 2019
This extra supplement & # 39; NAND memories will make manufacturers & # 39; The increased capabilities equip mobiles in their terminals in 2018, Which will help reduce the current stock. It is estimated that major manufacturers will offer mobile versions up 512 GB, Amongst which Samsung.
On – turn, citizens – also showed that China FlashMarket – price & # 39; The SSD of & # 39; 240/250 GB is already less than & # 39; Hard drives & # 39; 1 TB, B & # 39; average & # 39; $ 29 per unit. In turn, the 480/500 GB already have a value of & # 39; about $ 57 on average. According to industry sources, by the end of 2019, the SSDs of & # 39; 480/500 GB will be in – range & # 39; prices actually occupied by 240/250 GB.
So, to that date, buy a hard drive & # 39; 1 TB will be a decision that many of them do not take, because for the same price you 500GB SSD b & # 39; much faster. In addition, there are advantages & # 39; space, weight and silence that characterize the SSD.
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