Marketshare

Kingston Technology is a recognized world leader in memory products and storage solutions. For over three decades, Kingston continues to grow at a strong rate as a DRAM module supplier, SSD manufacturer and memory storage provider. Our market share highlights our company’s strength, importance and position in the industry. 

Kingston's DRAM Market Share

DRAMeXchange reports that Kingston owned 78.70% of the DRAM market share in 2021:

Global Memory Module Suppliers Rankings by Revenue, 2021
RankCompany NameShare
1 Kingston Technology 78.70%
2 ADATA Technology 3.50%
3 Corsair 3.00%
4 SMART Modular Technologies 2.50%
5 POWEV 2.40%
6 Kimtigo 2.40%
7 Ramaxel 1.90%
8 Team Group 0.90%
9 Innodisk 0.90%
10 Apacer Technology 0.80%
Others 2.80%
Total 100.00%

Source: TrendForce, August 2022



Kingston's SSD Market Share

TrendForce reports that Kingston owned 26% of the SSD market share in 2021:

Global Top 10 SSD Module Makers by Market Share for Channel Market SSDs, 2021
RankCompany NameShare
1 Kingston Technology 26%
2 ADATA 8%
3 Kimtigo 7%
4 Lexar 6%
5 Netac 6%
6 Transcend 5%
7 Powerv 4%
8 Colorful 4%
9 GIGABYTE 3%
10 Teclast 3%
Others 28%
Total 100%

Source: TrendForce, Oct. 2022

2021

TrendForce ranks Kingston as the top third-party DRAM module supplier in the world, marking the 19th consecutive year that Kingston has held the top spot.

TrendForce ranks Kingston as the #1 supplier of SSDs in the channel for the 5th consecutive year.

2020

TrendForce ranks Kingston as the top third-party DRAM module supplier in the world, marking the 18th consecutive year that Kingston has held the top spot.

TrendForce ranks Kingston as the #1 supplier of SSDs in the channel for the 4th consecutive year.

 

2019

Gartner Inc. ranks Kingston among the top 10 semiconductor chip buyers in the world.

Kingston leads channel SSD shipments as announced by research company TrendForce.

2018

DRAMeXchange ranks Kingston as the #1 supplier of SSDs in the channel for a second consecutive year.

2017

DRAMeXchange ranks Kingston as the #1 supplier of SSDs in the channel.

Kingston’s HyperX brand ships the most gaming headsets according to NPD Research.

2015

Gartner Inc. ranks Kingston as the #2 aftermarket PC SSD manufacturer in the world.

2014

Gartner Inc. ranks Kingston as the #2 aftermarket PC SSD manufacturer in the world.

2008

Gartner Inc. ranks Kingston as the #1 USB flash drive manufacturer in the world for the next 6 years.

2007

GTDC Summit Rising Star Award given to Kingston honoring IT distributions fastest growing manufacturers and publishers.

2005

DRAMeXchange ranks Kingston #1 in market share as the leading third-party supplier of DRAM modules and is a ranking Kingston still holds today.

2003

iSupply ranks Kingston as the world's number-one memory module manufacturer for the third-party memory market and is a ranking Kingston still holds today.