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The Best Hard Drive Manufacturers 

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Updated October 1, 2018 6.3k votes 2.4k voters 150.4k views 21 items

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 TECHNOLO... is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Hard Drive Manufacturers
Lewis added Computer industry, Computer hardware, Technology
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Seagate is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Hard Drive Manufacturers
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Toshiba is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Hard Drive Manufacturers
AaronGonsalves added 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 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 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 Technology, Computer data storage
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Sony Computer Entertainm... is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Hard Drive Manufacturers
AaronGonsalves added Video game, Interactive entertainment, Video game industry
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Transcend is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Hard Drive Manufacturers
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Samsung is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Hard Drive Manufacturers
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ADATA Technology Co. Ltd... is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Hard Drive Manufacturers
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HP is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Hard Drive Manufacturers
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Mushkin is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Hard Drive Manufacturers
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Apple is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Hard Drive Manufacturers
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Buffalo Technology is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Hard Drive Manufacturers
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Iomega International SA ... is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Hard Drive Manufacturers
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LaCie is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Hard Drive Manufacturers
AaronGonsalves added Computer hardware
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Quantum Corporation is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Hard Drive Manufacturers
AaronGonsalves added Computer Storage Device Manufacturing
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Maxtor is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Hard Drive Manufacturers
AaronGonsalves added Computer Storage Device Manufacturing
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EMC Corporation is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Hard Drive Manufacturers
AaronGonsalves added Computer hardware, Computer, Computer data storage
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G-Technology is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Hard Drive Manufacturers
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Strontium Technology is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Hard Drive Manufacturers
AaronGonsalves added Technology