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A list of top hard drive manufacturers. You might recognize some of these manufacturers as also some of the best laptop brands, but don't be confused.These are the best companies in hard drive manufacturing. If you're looking to purchase a hard drive then these are the companies and brands you should be looking at. As easy as buying a prebuilt computer can be, there is a definite satisfaction that comes with building your own PC. Beyond the obvious monitor, keyboard, mouse, and speakers that sit on your desk.

The computer itself requires a CPU, motherboard, RAM, graphics card, sound card, network card, power supply, hard disk drive, power supply, and a case to put it all in. Some motherboards may also have those separate expansion cards already integrated. If you're careful, you may even be able to build your own custom machine for less money that it would cost for a pre-built model.

When you upgrade your hardware, you can also sell the individual components to help offset your costs. This hard drive manufacturers list will get you started on researching hard drive companies. If you know anything about the subject, vote on the top HDD manufacturers and leave a note in the comment section. Good luck!

What are the top hard drive manufacturers? Take a look at this list and you'll be able to make an informed decision.

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WESTERN DIGITAL TECHNOLOGIES I... is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Hard Drive Manufacturers
Lewis added WESTERN DIGITAL TECHNOLOGIES INC Computer industry, Computer hardware, Technology

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Seagate is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Hard Drive Manufacturers
Lewis added Seagate

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Toshiba is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Hard Drive Manufacturers
AaronGonsalves added Toshiba Semiconductor and Other Electronic Component Manufacturing, Electronic Computer Manufacturing, Computer Storage Device Manufacturing

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Hitachi is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Hard Drive Manufacturers
Lewis added Hitachi Special Industry Machinery, NEC, All Other Industrial Machinery Manufacturing

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SanDisk is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Hard Drive Manufacturers
AaronGonsalves added SanDisk Manufacturing, Computer data storage, Data Storage Technology

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Kingston Technology is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Hard Drive Manufacturers
AaronGonsalves added Kingston Technology Technology, Computer data storage

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Seagate Technology is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Hard Drive Manufacturers
Seagate Technology Computer hardware, Technology, Computer data storage

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Sony Computer Entertainment is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Hard Drive Manufacturers
AaronGonsalves added Sony Computer Entertainment Video game, Interactive entertainment, Video game industry

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Transcend is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Hard Drive Manufacturers
RicardoLopez added Transcend

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Samsung is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Hard Drive Manufacturers
MasterBaiter added Samsung

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HGST is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Hard Drive Manufacturers

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HP is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Hard Drive Manufacturers
dhanrajdewangann added HP

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A-Data Technology Co. Ltd. is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Hard Drive Manufacturers
lalispeter added ADATA

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Apple is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Hard Drive Manufacturers
AaronGonsalves added Apple

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Mushkin is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Hard Drive Manufacturers
Obed Azbel Ulloa Miranda added Mushkin Computer industry

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Quantum Corporation is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Hard Drive Manufacturers
AaronGonsalves added Quantum Corporation Computer Storage Device Manufacturing

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Buffalo Technology is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Hard Drive Manufacturers
AaronGonsalves added Buffalo Technology

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Strontium Technology is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Hard Drive Manufacturers
AaronGonsalves added Strontium Technology Technology

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Maxtor is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Hard Drive Manufacturers
AaronGonsalves added Maxtor Computer Storage Device Manufacturing

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Iomega International SA is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Hard Drive Manufacturers
AaronGonsalves added Iomega International SA

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EMC Corporation is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Hard Drive Manufacturers
AaronGonsalves added EMC Corporation Computer hardware, Computer, Computer data storage

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LaCie is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Hard Drive Manufacturers
AaronGonsalves added LaCie Computer hardware

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G-Technology is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Hard Drive Manufacturers
AaronGonsalves added G-Technology

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Vijaythakur is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Hard Drive Manufacturers
VijayThakur added Vijaythakur