Tag Archive: Foxconn


For years now, Foxconn has been expressing its interest in replacing its workers with robots, raising the possibility that future iPhones could be built with machines. In fact, in December of 2012, Foxconn quietly began testing a program to replace… Read more ›

Having reportedly snagged the bulk of iPhone 6 orders from Apple, Taiwanese manufacturer Hon Hai Precision Industry, a.k.a. Foxconn, has every reason to be happy. Earlier today it announced record breaking consolidated revenues of $ 131.82 billion for last year, while… Read more ›

Having reportedly snagged the bulk of iPhone 6 orders from Apple, Taiwanese manufacturer Hon Hai Precision Industry, a.k.a. Foxconn, has every reason to be happy. Earlier today it announced record breaking consolidated revenues of $ 131.82 billion for last year, while… Read more ›

Foxconn to get lion’s share of iPhone 6 orders

It’s that time of year when Apple finalizes its supply chain plans for the next generation iPhone, and if you believe new reports coming out of Taiwan Foxconn is getting the biggest piece of the pie. While this isn’t exactly… Read more ›

New images, reportedly showing the new 4.7-inch iPhone, have hit the Web, offering more details about the smaller of Apple’s next generation smartphones. The images are renders and supposedly hail from parts unknown key Apple supplier Foxconn. They depict a… Read more ›

According to a post which appeared on Chinese microblogging website Weibo over the weekend, leaked images show both the iPhone 6 chassis, and a handful of manufacturing molds. The leaked photos were reportedly taken inside of a Foxconn plant. They… Read more ›

Production of the iPhone 6 is set to begin next quarter. According to a report in the Commercial Times, Taiwan’s Pegatron Corp — which assembles the iPhone and iPad — is opening up new factory space and recruiting new workers… Read more ›     

iPhone manufacturer Foxconn has signed a letter of intent promising to invest up to $ US1 billion in Indonesia. The $ 1 billion investment would be carried out in between three and five years, and will cover areas including R&D, electronics software… Read more ›     

Foxconn Electronics is to begin producing high-resolution OLED smartphone displays starting in 2015, according supply chain sources in Taiwan. The company has reportedly reached a deal with Taiwanese panel maker Innolux, which will undertake the production of the 4- and… Read more ›     

With the news of the 15-year-old worker dying at the Pegatron factory which makes the iPhone 5c, attention is once again turning to worker treatment at Apple’s suppliers/contract manufacturers. The news in this case is that Foxconn Technology Group —… Read more ›