- Global drive unit shipments increased to nearly 381 million drives, a 24.4% increase over 2004
- Revenue closed at $27.9 billion, breaking the 1997 record of $27.8 billion
- The world's smallest (0.85 inch) and largest (500 GB) drives began to ship in 2005
- The world's first perpendicular recording drive shipped in 2005
- Cumulative worldwide drive shipments will exceed 3 billion units from 2005-2010
- The 3.5-inch form factor will continue to provide the highest unit shipment volume of any form factor through 2010
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