Reply to post: Re: Why not SSD Drives?

Western Dig's MAMR is so phat, it'll store 100TB on a hard drive by 2032

Alan Brown Silver badge

Re: Why not SSD Drives?

"If time is not of the essence, then rust is still much cheaper at higher capacities."

SSD pricing is still falling.

HDD pricing is not - and the volumes shipped for HAMR/MAMR are unlikely to pay the R&D costs enough to allow them to undercut SSDs in 7 years time.

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