Seagate vs. WD: average hard disk drive capacity worldwide 2011-2016

This statistic shows the quarterly average hard disk drive (HDD) capacity of Seagate and Western Digital, from the third quarter of 2011 to the first quarter of 2016. In the first quarter of 2016, the average hard disk drive size of both companies was approximately 1.4 terabytes, an increase of almost 30 percent from the average capacity in the first quarter of 2015.

Average capacity of Seagate and Western Digital hard disk drives (HDDs) worldwide from 3rd quarter 2011 to 1st quarter 2016

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May 2016



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