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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
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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
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Hitachi is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Hard Drive Manufacturers
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135 67
SanDisk is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Hard Drive Manufacturers
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130 71
Kingston Technology is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Hard Drive Manufacturers
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171 77
Seagate Technology is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Hard Drive Manufacturers
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85 55
Sony Computer Entertainment is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Hard Drive Manufacturers
AaronGonsalves added Video game, Interactive entertainment, Video game industry

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119 79
Transcend is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Hard Drive Manufacturers
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Samsung is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Hard Drive Manufacturers
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74 55
HGST is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Hard Drive Manufacturers

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A-Data Technology Co. Ltd. is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Hard Drive Manufacturers
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44 40
HP is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Hard Drive Manufacturers
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Apple is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Hard Drive Manufacturers
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Mushkin is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Hard Drive Manufacturers
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Buffalo Technology is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Hard Drive Manufacturers
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Quantum Corporation is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Hard Drive Manufacturers
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EMC Corporation is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Hard Drive Manufacturers
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Maxtor is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Hard Drive Manufacturers
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16 40
Strontium Technology is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Hard Drive Manufacturers
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19 39
Iomega International SA is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Hard Drive Manufacturers
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LaCie is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Hard Drive Manufacturers
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G-Technology is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Hard Drive Manufacturers
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