Crucial.com now sells WD and Seagate HDDs - wants to be upgrade expert

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Crucial.com now sells WD and Seagate HDDs - wants to be upgrade expert.

[newsimage]http://static.rankone.nl/images_posts/[/newsimage]We just noticed that Crucial is now listing and selling Western Digital and Seagate HDDs on their website. According to Crucial this is part of their computer upgrade experts strategy...


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#2

That sounds like Micron buying Seagate or Seagate buying Micron.


#3

[QUOTE=Kenshin;2646553]That sounds like Micron buying Seagate or Seagate buying Micron.[/QUOTE]
Seagate is double the market cap of Micron so it would be a big deal if it happened.


#4

Being that Crucial is selling both Seagate and WD drives, I highly doubt that there is a Seagate/Micron merger underway.


#5

Merging of hard drive companies was bad enough, but combining them with flash memory companies is a bad idea… many solid state memory companies have a history of huge price spikes that make the hard drive floods in thailand look like an arugment over penny candy going up 2 cents in 2012’s dollars.


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[QUOTE=CharmedonWB;2646640]Being that Crucial is selling both Seagate and WD drives, I highly doubt that there is a Seagate/Micron merger underway.[/QUOTE]

It was a joke. Micron couldn’t even buy Hynix when it was undervalued. Seagate is overvalued.


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[QUOTE=Kenshin;2646822]It was a joke. Micron couldn’t even buy Hynix when it was undervalued. Seagate is overvalued.[/QUOTE]

LOL ok :doh: