Portable Data Storage Market Research Report - Global Forecast till 2027

Global Portable Data Storage Market Research Report: Information by Type (Flash Storage, USB Storage, External Hard Drives, and External CD/DVD Drives), Memory (Below 256 GB, 256 GB to 1TB, and Above 1 TB), File Formatting (NTFS and FAT32), and Region (North America, Europe, Asia-Pacific, South America, Middle East & Africa)—Forecast till 2027

ID: MRFR/ICT/2600-HCR | February 2021 | Region: Global | 100 pages

Please note that assessment period of report has been updated from 2019-2025 to 2020-2027. Cordially fill sample form for updated data.

Market Synopsis


The global portable data storage market was valued at USD 2,698.5 million in 2018 and is expected to reach USD 9,581.8 million by the end of the forecast period. Portable data storage are devices that store digital information. The portable storage devices can store large amounts of data at a much faster rate. The high data stability of portable devices enables enterprises to rely on portable devices while sharing a large volume of data. Major factors driving the portable data storage market includes government regulation for businesses to store and maintain a backup of a variety of data. To protect data from virus and malware, these portable data devices offer a reliable backup solution. This along with their high storage capacity, are driving the market growth. According to the study by MRFR, each new up-gradation of software and the operating system requires high storage capacity of hard drives. Furthermore, the growing need to store media files, such as movies, videos, songs, and documentaries, for making it available to users on a network is increasing the demand for portable data storage.


With the advent of the Internet and other emerging technologies, businesses are generating a massive amount of data, which need to be managed and stored in a centralized place for easy access. Portable storage devices are increasingly becoming popular among large and small enterprises as an effective, scalable, and low-cost storage solution. Since May 2018, the European Union’s General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) has mandated the deployment of secure storage devices to protect customer privacy for companies around the world. This has led various companies to opt for reliable and secure storage devices for data protection, which has increased the adoption of portable storage devices.


Segmentation


The global portable data storage market has been segmented based on type, memory, file formatting, and region.


By type, the global portable data storage market has been segregated into flash storage, USB storage, external hard drives, external CD/DVD drives, and other.


By memory, the global portable data storage market has been segmented into below 256 GB, 256 GB to 1TB, and above 1 TB.


By file formatting, the global portable data storage market has been divided into NTFS and FAT32.


By region, the portable data storage market has been classified as North America, Europe, Asia-Pacific, and the rest of the world.


Regional Analysis


Globally, the portable data storage market has been categorized into four regions—North America, Europe, Asia-Pacific, and the rest of the world. The rest of the world has been further divided into the Middle East & Africa and South America. It has been observed that North America is estimated to account for the largest share of the market, followed by Europe. The significant growth of the portable data storage market in North America attributed to the technical advancements and well-established infrastructure in that region. Moreover, North America is dominating the market, owing to an increased amount of data generation from data centers and consumer devices connected to the internet.


However, Asia-Pacific is projected to grow at the fastest rate during the forecast period owing to major data portable storage device manufacturers present in the region. The governments of several countries in this region, such as China, India, and Japan, are increasingly investing in data storage technology to enhance their existing storage infrastructure and process to improve the production and operation processes.


Competitive Landscape


The presence of several global vendors characterizes the global portable data storage market. To serve high demand from end users, companies are competing with each other as well as facing competition from other emerging small- and medium-sized companies. Active distribution channel and proficiency of reaching goods to the customer on the desired time interval is also playing a crucial role in increasing competition in the market. Moreover, the cost, quality, accuracy, and reliability of products are some of the factors that help vendors to sustain in an intensely competitive market. Furthermore, technological advancements for the adoption of portable data storages are some of the factors that are expected to drive the market during the forecast period.


Key Players


The key players in the portable data storage market are identified across all the major regions based on their country of origin, presence across different regions, recent key developments, product diversification, and industry expertise. Some of them are Western Digital Corporation (US), Toshiba Corporation (Japan), Samsung Electronics Co. Ltd (South Korea), Seagate Technology PLC (US), Transcend Information Inc (Taiwan), Sony Corporation (Japan), Kingston Technology Corporation (US), ADATA Technology Co. Ltd (Taiwan), Buffalo Americas Inc. (US), MicroNet Technology (US)(Fantom Drives), HP Inc. (US), PNY Technologies (US), Patriot Memory (US), AsusTek Computer Inc (Taiwan), and Dell Inc. (US). These players contribute significantly to market growth.


Intended Audience



  • System integrators

  • OEMs/ODMs

  • Electronic component manufacturers

  • Resellers and distributors

  • Consultancy and advisory firms

  • Consulting firms

  • Research institutes and organizations

  • Technology standards organizations



Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ) :


The global portable data storage market is expected to record a considerable market size of USD 9.5 billion by 2027.

The global portable data storage market reached a substantial market valuation of USD 2.7 billion by 2018.

The global portable data storage market is projected to register a significant 20% CAGR in the forecast period.

USD storage and enternal hard drive segments are slated to expand as the fastest-growing segment.

The major market players operating in the global portable data storage market are HP Inc. (US), Toshiba Corporation (Japan), Samsung Electronics Co. Ltd (South Korea),PNY Technologies (US), AsusTek Computer Inc (Taiwan), and Dell Inc. (US).

TABLE OF CONTENTS

1 Executive Summary

1.1 Market Attractiveness

2 Scope of the Report

2.1 Market Definition

2.2 Scope of the Study

2.3 Research Objectives

2.4 Markets Structure

3 Research Methodology

4 Market Landscape

4.1 Porter’s Five Forces Analysis

4.1.1 Threat of New Entrants

4.1.2 Bargaining Power of Buyers

4.1.3 Threat of Substitutes

4.1.4 Rivalry

4.1.5 Bargaining Power of Suppliers

4.2 Value Chain/Supply Chain of the Global Portable Data Storage Market

5 Market Landscape

5.1 Introduction

5.2 Growth Drivers

5.2.1 Impact Analysis

5.3 Market Restraints

5.3.1 Impact Analysis

5.4 Challenges

5.5 Opportunity

6 Market Trends

6.1 Technological Trends

7 Portable Data Storage Market, by Type

7.1 Introduction

7.2 Flash Storage

7.2.1 Market Estimates & Forecast, 2020-2027

7.2.2 SSD

7.2.2.1 Market Estimates & Forecast, 2020-2027

7.2.3 Memory Cards

7.2.3.1 Market Estimates & Forecast, 2020-2027

7.2.4 Others

7.2.4.1 Market Estimates & Forecast, 2020-2027

7.3 USB Storage

7.3.1 Market Estimates & Forecast, 2020-2027

7.4 External Hard Drives

7.4.1 Market Estimates & Forecast, 2020-2027

7.5 External CD/DVD Drives

7.5.1 Market Estimates & Forecast, 2020-2027

7.6 Others

7.6.1 Market Estimates & Forecast, 2020-2027

8 Portable Data Storage Market, by Memory

8.1 Introduction

8.2 Below 256 GB

8.2.1 Market Estimates & Forecast, 2020-2027

8.3 256 GB to 1TB

8.3.1 Market Estimates & Forecast, 2020-2027

8.4 Above 1 TB

8.4.1 Market Estimates & Forecast, 2020-2027

9 Portable Data Storage Market, by File Formatting

9.1 Introduction

9.2 NTFS

9.2.1 Market Estimates & Forecast, 2020-2027

9.3 FAT32

9.3.1 Market Estimates & Forecast, 2020-2027

9.4 Others

9.4.1 Market Estimates & Forecast, 2020-2027

10 Portable Data Storage Market, by Region

10.1 Introduction

10.2 North America

10.2.1 Market Estimates & Forecast, by Country, 2020-2027

10.2.2 Market Estimates & Forecast, by Type, 2020-2027

10.2.3 Market Estimates & Forecast, by Memory, 2020-2027

10.2.4 Market Estimates & Forecast, by File Formatting, 2020-2027

10.2.5 US

10.2.5.1 Market Estimates & Forecast, by Type, 2020-2027

10.2.5.2 Market Estimates & Forecast, by Memory, 2020-2027

10.2.5.3 Market Estimates & Forecast, by File Formatting, 2020-2027

10.2.6 Mexico

10.2.6.1 Market Estimates & Forecast, by Type, 2020-2027

10.2.6.2 Market Estimates & Forecast, by Memory, 2020-2027

10.2.6.3 Market Estimates & Forecast, by File Formatting, 2020-2027

10.2.7 Canada

10.2.7.1 Market Estimates & Forecast, by Type, 2020-2027

10.2.7.2 Market Estimates & Forecast, by Memory, 2020-2027

10.2.7.3 Market Estimates & Forecast, by File Formatting, 2020-2027

10.3 Europe

10.3.1 Market Estimates & Forecast, by Country, 2020-2027

10.3.2 Market Estimates & Forecast, by Type, 2020-2027

10.3.3 Market Estimates & Forecast, by Memory, 2020-2027

10.3.4 Market Estimates & Forecast, by File Formatting, 2020-2027

10.3.5 Germany

10.3.5.1 Market Estimates & Forecast, by Type, 2020-2027

10.3.5.2 Market Estimates & Forecast, by Memory, 2020-2027

10.3.5.3 Market Estimates & Forecast, by File Formatting, 2020-2027

10.3.6 France

10.3.6.1 Market Estimates & Forecast, by Type, 2020-2027

10.3.6.2 Market Estimates & Forecast, by Memory, 2020-2027

10.3.6.3 Market Estimates & Forecast, by File Formatting, 2020-2027

10.3.7 Italy

10.3.7.1 Market Estimates & Forecast, by Type, 2020-2027

10.3.7.2 Market Estimates & Forecast, by Memory, 2020-2027

10.3.7.3 Market Estimates & Forecast, by File Formatting, 2020-2027

10.3.8 Spain

10.3.8.1 Market Estimates & Forecast, by Type, 2020-2027

10.3.8.2 Market Estimates & Forecast, by Memory, 2020-2027

10.3.8.3 Market Estimates & Forecast, by File Formatting, 2020-2027

10.3.9 UK

10.3.9.1 Market Estimates & Forecast, by Type, 2020-2027

10.3.9.2 Market Estimates & Forecast, by Memory, 2020-2027

10.3.9.3 Market Estimates & Forecast, by File Formatting, 2020-2027

10.3.10 Rest of Europe

10.3.10.1 Market Estimates & Forecast, by Type, 2020-2027

10.3.10.2 Market Estimates & Forecast, by Memory, 2020-2027

10.4 Asia-Pacific

10.4.1 Market Estimates & Forecast, by Country, 2020-2027

10.4.2 Market Estimates & Forecast, by Type, 2020-2027

10.4.3 Market Estimates & Forecast, by Memory, 2020-2027

10.4.4 Market Estimates & Forecast, by File Formatting, 2020-2027

10.4.5 China

10.4.5.1 Market Estimates & Forecast, by Type, 2020-2027

10.4.5.2 Market Estimates & Forecast, by Memory, 2020-2027

10.4.5.3 Market Estimates & Forecast, by File Formatting, 2020-2027

10.4.6 India

10.4.6.1 Market Estimates & Forecast, by Type, 2020-2027

10.4.6.2 Market Estimates & Forecast, by Memory, 2020-2027

10.4.6.3 Market Estimates & Forecast, by File Formatting, 2020-2027

10.4.7 Japan

10.4.7.1 Market Estimates & Forecast, by Type, 2020-2027

10.4.7.2 Market Estimates & Forecast, by Memory, 2020-2027

10.4.7.3 Market Estimates & Forecast, by File Formatting, 2020-2027

10.4.8 Rest of Asia-Pacific

10.4.8.1 Market Estimates & Forecast, by Type, 2020-2027

10.4.8.2 Market Estimates & Forecast, by Memory, 2020-2027

10.4.8.3 Market Estimates & Forecast, by File Formatting, 2020-2027

10.5 Rest of the World

10.5.1 Market Estimates & Forecast, by Country, 2020-2027

10.5.2 Market Estimates & Forecast, by Type, 2020-2027

10.5.3 Market Estimates & Forecast, by Memory, 2020-2027

10.5.4 Market Estimates & Forecast, by File Formatting, 2020-2027

10.5.5 Middle East & Africa

10.5.5.1 Market Estimates & Forecast, by Type, 2020-2027

10.5.5.2 Market Estimates & Forecast, by Memory, 2020-2027

10.5.5.3 Market Estimates & Forecast, by File Formatting, 2020-2027

10.5.5.4 Saudi Arabia

10.5.5.4.1 Market Estimates & Forecast, by Type, 2020-2027

10.5.5.4.2 Market Estimates & Forecast, by Memory, 2020-2027

10.5.5.4.3 Market Estimates & Forecast, by File Formatting, 2020-2027

10.5.5.5 UAE

10.5.5.5.1 Market Estimates & Forecast, by Type, 2020-2027

10.5.5.5.2 Market Estimates & Forecast, by Memory, 2020-2027

10.5.5.5.3 Market Estimates & Forecast, by File Formatting, 2020-2027

10.5.5.6 South Africa

10.5.5.6.1 Market Estimates & Forecast, by Type, 2020-2027

10.5.5.6.2 Market Estimates & Forecast, by Memory, 2020-2027

10.5.5.6.3 Market Estimates & Forecast, by File Formatting, 2020-2027

10.5.5.7 Rest of Middle East & Africa

10.5.5.7.1 Market Estimates & Forecast, by Type, 2020-2027

10.5.5.7.2 Market Estimates & Forecast, by Memory, 2020-2027

10.5.5.7.3 Market Estimates & Forecast, by File Formatting, 2020-2027

10.5.6 South America

10.5.6.1 Market Estimates & Forecast, by Type, 2020-2027

10.5.6.2 Market Estimates & Forecast, by Memory, 2020-2027

10.5.6.3 Market Estimates & Forecast, by File Formatting, 2020-2027

10.5.6.4 Brazil

10.5.6.4.1 Market Estimates & Forecast, by Type, 2020-2027

10.5.6.4.2 Market Estimates & Forecast, by Memory, 2020-2027

10.5.6.4.3 Market Estimates & Forecast, by File Formatting, 2020-2027

10.5.6.5 Argentina

10.5.6.5.1 Market Estimates & Forecast, by Type, 2020-2027

10.5.6.5.2 Market Estimates & Forecast, by Memory, 2020-2027

10.5.6.5.3 Market Estimates & Forecast, by File Formatting, 2020-2027

10.5.6.6 Rest of South America

10.5.6.6.1 Market Estimates & Forecast, by Type, 2020-2027

10.5.6.6.2 Market Estimates & Forecast, by Memory, 2020-2027

10.5.6.6.3 Market Estimates & Forecast, by File Formatting, 2020-2027

11 Competitive Landscape

11.1 Overview

11.2 Key Players: Market Share Analysis

11.3 Competitive Benchmarking

12 Company Profiles

12.1 Western Digital Corporation

12.1.1 Company Overview

12.1.2 Product/Business Segment Overview

12.1.3 Financial Updates

12.1.4 Key Developments

12.1.5 SWOT Analysis

12.1.6 Key Strategies

12.2 Toshiba Corporation

12.2.1 Company Overview

12.2.2 Product/Business Segment Overview

12.2.3 Financial Updates

12.2.4 Key Developments

12.2.5 SWOT Analysis

12.2.6 Key Strategies

12.3 Samsung Electronics Co Ltd

12.3.1 Company Overview

12.3.2 Product/Business Segment Overview

12.3.3 Financial Updates

12.3.4 Key Developments

12.3.5 SWOT Analysis

12.3.6 Key Strategies

12.4 Seagate Technology PLC

12.4.1 Company Overview

12.4.2 Product/Business Segment Overview

12.4.3 Financial Updates

12.4.4 Key Developments

12.4.5 SWOT Analysis

12.4.6 Key Strategies

12.5 Transcend Information, Inc.

12.5.1 Company Overview

12.5.2 Product/Business Segment Overview

12.5.3 Financial Updates

12.5.4 Key Developments

12.5.5 SWOT Analysis

12.5.6 Key Strategies

12.6 Sony Corporation

12.6.1 Company Overview

12.6.2 Product/Business Segment Overview

12.6.3 Financial Updates

12.6.4 Key Developments

12.6.5 SWOT Analysis

12.6.6 Key Strategies

12.7 Kingston Technology Corporation

12.7.1 Company Overview

12.7.2 Product/Business Segment Overview

12.7.3 Financial Updates

12.7.4 Key Developments

12.7.5 SWOT Analysis

12.7.6 Key Strategies

12.8 ADATA Technology Co Ltd

12.8.1 Company Overview

12.8.2 Product/Business Segment Overview

12.8.3 Financial Updates

12.8.4 Key Developments

12.8.5 SWOT Analysis

12.8.6 Key Strategies

12.9 Buffalo Americas, Inc.

12.9.1 Company Overview

12.9.2 Product/Business Segment Overview

12.9.3 Financial Updates

12.9.4 Key Developments

12.9.5 SWOT Analysis

12.9.6 Key Strategies

12.10 MicroNet Technology (Fantom Drives)

12.10.1 Company Overview

12.10.2 Product/Business Segment Overview

12.10.3 Financial Updates

12.10.4 Key Developments

12.10.5 SWOT Analysis

12.10.6 Key Strategies

12.11 HP Inc

12.11.1 Company Overview

12.11.2 Product/Business Segment Overview

12.11.3 Financial Updates

12.11.4 Key Developments

12.11.5 SWOT Analysis

12.11.6 Key Strategies

12.12 PNY Technologies

12.12.1 Company Overview

12.12.2 Product/Business Segment Overview

12.12.3 Financial Updates

12.12.4 Key Developments

12.12.5 SWOT Analysis

12.12.6 Key Strategies

12.13 Patriot Memory

12.13.1 Company Overview

12.13.2 Product/Business Segment Overview

12.13.3 Financial Updates

12.13.4 Key Developments

12.13.5 SWOT Analysis

12.13.6 Key Strategies

12.14 AsusTek Computer Inc

12.14.1 Company Overview

12.14.2 Product/Business Segment Overview

12.14.3 Financial Updates

12.14.4 Key Developments

12.14.5 SWOT Analysis

12.14.6 Key Strategies

12.15 Dell Inc

12.15.1 Company Overview

12.15.2 Product/Business Segment Overview

12.15.3 Financial Updates

12.15.4 Key Developments

12.15.5 SWOT Analysis

12.15.6 Key Strategies

13 Conclusion

LIST OF TABLES

Table 1 Global Portable Data Storage Market, by Type, 2020-2027

Table 2 Global Portable Data Storage Market, by File Formatting, 2020-2027

Table 3 Global Portable Data Storage Market, by Memory, 2020-2027

Table 4 Global Portable Data Storage Market, by Region, 2020-2027

Table 5 North America: Portable Data Storage Market, by Country, 2020-2027

Table 6 North America: Portable data storage , Market, by Type, 2020-2027

Table 7 North America: Portable data storage , Market, by File Formatting, 2020-2027

Table 8 North America: Portable Data Storage Market, by Memory, 2020-2027

Table 9 US: Portable Data Storage Market, by Type, 2020-2027

Table 10 US: Portable Data Storage Market, by File Formatting, 2020-2027

Table 11 US: Portable Data Storage Market, by Memory, 2020-2027

Table 12 Canada: Portable data storage , Market, by Type, 2020-2027

Table 13 Canada: Portable data storage , Market, by File Formatting, 2020-2027

Table 14 Canada: Portable Data Storage Market, by Memory, 2020-2027

Table 15 Mexico: Portable data storage , Market, by Type, 2020-2027

Table 16 Mexico: Portable data storage , Market, by File Formatting, 2020-2027

Table 17 Mexico: Portable Data Storage Market, by Memory, 2020-2027

Table 18 Europe: Portable Data Storage Market, by Country, 2020-2027

Table 19 Europe: Portable Data Storage Market, by Type, 2020-2027

Table 20 Europe: Portable Data Storage Market, by File Formatting, 2020-2027

Table 21 Europe: Portable Data Storage Market, by Memory, 2020-2027

Table 22 Germany: Portable Data Storage Market, by Type, 2020-2027

Table 23 Germany: Portable Data Storage Market, by File Formatting, 2020-2027

Table 24 Germany: Portable Data Storage Market, by Memory, 2020-2027

Table 25 France: Portable Data Storage Market, by Type, 2020-2027

Table 26 France: Portable Data Storage Market, by File Formatting, 2020-2027

Table 27 France: Portable Data Storage Market, by Memory, 2020-2027

Table 28 UK: Portable Data Storage Market, by Type, 2020-2027

Table 29 UK: Portable Data Storage Market, by File Formatting, 2020-2027

Table 30 UK: Portable Data Storage Market, by Memory, 2020-2027

Table 31 Spain: Portable Data Storage Market, by Type, 2020-2027

Table 32 Spain: Portable Data Storage Market, by File Formatting, 2020-2027

Table 33 Spain: Portable Data Storage Market, by Memory, 2020-2027

Table 34 Italy: Portable Data Storage Market, by Type, 2020-2027

Table 35 Italy: Portable Data Storage Market, by File Formatting, 2020-2027

Table 36 Italy: Portable Data Storage Market, by Memory, 2020-2027

Table 37 Asia-Pacific: Portable Data Storage Market, by Country, 2020-2027

Table 38 Asia-Pacific: Portable Data Storage Market, by Type, 2020-2027

Table 39 Asia-Pacific: Portable Data Storage Market, by File Formatting, 2020-2027

Table 40 Asia-Pacific: Portable Data Storage Market, by Memory, 2020-2027

Table 41 China: Portable Data Storage Market, by Type, 2020-2027

Table 42 China: Portable Data Storage Market, by File Formatting, 2020-2027

Table 43 China: Portable Data Storage Market, by Memory, 2020-2027

Table 44 Japan: Portable Data Storage Market, by Type, 2020-2027

Table 45 Japan: Portable Data Storage Market, by File Formatting, 2020-2027

Table 46 Japan: Portable Data Storage Market, by Memory, 2020-2027

Table 47 India: Portable Data Storage Market, by Type, 2020-2027

Table 48 India: Portable Data Storage Market, by File Formatting, 2020-2027

Table 49 India: Portable Data Storage Market, by Memory, 2020-2027

Table 50 Rest of Asia-Pacific: Portable Data Storage Market, by Type, 2020-2027

Table 51 Rest of Asia-Pacific: Portable Data Storage Market, by File Formatting, 2020-2027

Table 52 Rest of Asia-Pacific: Portable Data Storage Market, by Memory, 2020-2027

Table 53 Rest of the World: Portable Data Storage Market, by Country, 2020-2027

Table 54 Rest of the World: Portable Data Storage Market, by Type, 2020-2027

Table 55 Rest of the World: Portable Data Storage Market, by File Formatting, 2020-2027

Table 56 Rest of the World: Portable Data Storage Market, by Memory, 2020-2027


LIST OF FIGURES

FIGURE 1 Global Portable Data Storage Market Segmentation

FIGURE 2 Forecast Methodology

FIGURE 3 Porter’s Five Forces Analysis of Global Portable Data Storage Market

FIGURE 4 Value Chain of Global Portable Data Storage Market

FIGURE 5 Share of Global Portable Data Storage Market in 2020, by Country (in %)

FIGURE 6 Global Portable Data Storage Market, 2020-2027

FIGURE 7 Sub-Segments of Type

FIGURE 8 Global Portable Data Storage Market Size, by Type, 2020

FIGURE 9 Share of Global Portable Data Storage Market, by Type, 2020-2027

FIGURE 10 Sub-Segments of File Formatting

FIGURE 11 Global Portable Data Storage Market Size, by File Formatting, 2020

FIGURE 12 Share of Global Portable Data Storage Market, by File Formatting, 2020-2027