Category: Hardware

Prices Going Up on Laptops and Hard Drives, Thanks to Flooding in Thailand

Prices Going Up on Laptops and Hard Drives, Thanks to Flooding in Thailand

| January 26, 2012

The severe flooding in Thailand is causing a ripple effect in the electronics industry, as hard disk drive (HDD) manufacturers based there have been forced to close down. Thanks to HDD shortages, prices on hard drives are going up–and at least one PC manufacturer, Acer, is planning on raising laptop prices accordingly. About 40 percent […]

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