Tag Archive: Orders


Apple’s iPhone 6s orders smash last year’s record

China’s smartphone market might be slowing down, but Apple’s not letting that stop it from ordering a record number of iPhone 6s units ahead of this week’s keynote unveiling. According to sources in the iPhone supply chain, Apple has ordered higher than expected numbers of iPhone 6s and 6s Plus units. Based on the quantities of components […]

(via Cult of Mac – Tech and culture through an Apple lens)

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Spy who may have helped Samsung win A-series chip orders loses in court

Taiwan’s top court has ruled in favor of TSMC in a dispute involving a former employee who leaked trade secrets to Samsung — potentially helping the South Korean tech giant catch up in the chip fabrication business and win orders for Apple’s A-series processors. Samsung wasn’t named directly in the suit, although there’s little doubt […][Read More…]

Apple Watch makers expecting ‘surge in orders’ for second half of 2015

People working on the Apple Watch supply chain are said to be expecting a “possible surge in orders” for the second half of 2015, as Apple’s debut wearable device continues to gain momentum in the marketplace. According to a new…Read more ›

Samsung may be forced to slash Galaxy S6 orders by 16%

For a smartphone that was meant to turn around Samsung’s flagging mobile division, the Galaxy S6 hasn’t exactly been a rousing success. In fact, according to one new report coming out of Taiwan, sales have been sufficiently disappointing that Samsung…Read more ›

78% of 1.7 million Apple Watch orders still haven’t shipped

Last week, researchers at Slice Intelligence claimed that Apple had taken orders for as many as 957,000 Apple Watches in the first 24 hours that it was available on Apple.com. And that was in the U.S. alone. Now Slice is…Read more ›

Apple Watch makers call in reinforcements to fulfill big orders

After years of rumors, the Apple Watch is finally shipping next month, but according to a new report coming out of China, it’s not likely to be a relaxing month for Tim Cook and pals to spend clinking champagne flutes and…Read more ›

The Apple Store is back and ready for orders

Are you ready to get your fingers all over the brand new MacBook with its Force Touch trackpad? Get your credit cards ready because the online Apple Store is back and ready for your hard earned cash. You can pick…Read more ›

Apple orders 5-6 million Watches for first run

Apple may have sold 10 million+ handsets in the first weekend of the iPhone 6 going on sale, but don’t expect those kind of numbers for the Apple Watch. Despite being eagerly-anticipated by both fans and the press, Apple has…Read more ›

Samsung allegedly nabs 75% of Apple’s A9 orders

In public, the big smartphone competition may be between Apple and Samsung, but behind the scenes the faltering Samsung has another battle on its hands: with rival manufacturer TSMC over who gets to build the A9 processor for the next…Read more ›

Apple Watch chipmakers tackle up to 40 million orders

Apple chipmakers are gearing up to start production of the Apple Watch, according to a new report. Orders for the chips suggest that the initial production run is likely to be between 30-40 million units. If accurate, these figures fall…Read more ›