Samsung's market share stood at 34 percent, five percentage points more than the previous estimation, IHS said.
Samsung saw its SSD shipments jump 53 percent to US$3.99 billion in 2014 from the previous year, while Intel's SSD shipments surged nearly 50 percent to $1.99 billion on-year to rank at No. 2 in the market narrowly outpacing compatriot SanDisk Corp.
Micron placed fourth with an 8 percent market share, followed by Toshiba (7 percent), Lite-On (6 percent) and WDC (5 percent).
In 2015, Samsung is expected to widen its SSD lead over Intel by 1 percentage point - 35 percent for Samsung and 17 percent for Intel, IHS said.
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