Tag Archive: Production


Apple is expected to reveal the iPhone in nearly three weeks, but according to a Reuters report, production has hit a snag, sending suppliers scrambling to get enough parts in time, thanks to a last minute design change. To make the… Read more ›

The uncertainty about iPhone 6 availability this fall is largely centered around one component: sapphire. The ultra-durable material is rumored to be in not only two new iPhone models this fall, but the iWatch as well. Apple’s only sapphire partner… Read more ›

iPhone 6 leaks have stolen most our attention lately ahead of next month’s big reveal, but a new set of leaked images may have just given us our first look at some of the iPad Air 2′s internal components. Other… Read more ›

iPhone 6 production lines almost ready to roll

A new report coming of China suggests that the eagerly-anticipated iPhone 6 is currently in the PVT (Product Validation Test) stage of production. During this stage, the assembly line runs at full speed to produce a small number of finished units for… Read more ›

We’ve known for awhile that the next version of USB will copy Apple’s Lightning connector with a reversible design. Now the next-gen connector is ready for production, which means you’ll start seeing it in new desktops, laptops, tablets, phones and… Read more ›

The successor to the iPad Air will feature a new anti-reflection coating designed to make reading easier, according to a report today from Bloomberg. Apple has reportedly begun the production process for the next-gen 9.7-inch iPad and smaller iPad mini. As… Read more ›

Despite its role as a manufacturer for the eagerly-anticipated iPhone 6, Apple manufacturer Foxconn has announced July as being responsible for its lowest monthly earnings since March 2013. Surprisingly this comes not long after Foxconn posted record earnings of $ 131.82… Read more ›

It’s not easy being Samsung! After missing sales targets, and being knocked off the top smartphone spot in China by low-end rival Xiaomi, the South Korean Lex Luthor to Apple’s Superman is also apparently being hit hard by Apple’s embrace of other component… Read more ›

Apple might have its most exciting product pipeline in years underway, but exactly when we’re going to see these devices is another question. According to new reports in the Taiwanese media, the reported 5.5-inch iPhone 6 has yet to enter… Read more ›

Besides a 4.7-inch model, Apple has been expected to announce an even larger 5.5-inch iPhone 6 this fall. But now production issues might keep Apple from pulling the trigger on an iPhablet until winter or even 2015. Ming-Chi Kuo of the Taiwanese… Read more ›