Evidence of the disruptive impact of Thai flooding-induced hard drive shortages on the PC...

|By:, SA News Editor

Evidence of the disruptive impact of Thai flooding-induced hard drive shortages on the PC industry continues piling up: DigiTimes reports some PC contract manufacturers may be forced to stop production due to a lack of drives, and that PC makers have resorted to combing through "grey market" supplies to obtain drives, leading prices to roughly double. (STX impact)