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July 2, 2018
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MediaTek angling for future iPhone 5G modem orders, enters HomePod supply chain in meantime

MediaTek is a possible alternative modem manufacturer for Apple to consider for future iPhones. Amidst its disputes with Qualcomm over patent royalties, Apple has turned to Intel to reduce Qualcomm’s marketshare over iPhone modems. However, it has been reported that … Continue reading

September 7, 2017
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LG unlikely to enter iPhone OLED supply chain before 2019

Following revelations that Samsung could be the sole supplier of OLED displays for a next-generation "iPhone 8" handset, a report late Wednesday reaffirms previous claims that Apple’s effort to diversify its supply chain with panels from LG is unlikely to … Continue reading

July 3, 2017
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Supply chain remains skeptical Apple can embed Touch ID fingerprint sensor into ‘iPhone 8’ OLED display

A list of 10 features that the "iPhone 8" will have — or lack — has been published by noted analyst Ming-Chi Kuo, who believes Apple will not embed a Touch ID sensor under the screen. AppleInsider – Frontpage News

December 2, 2016
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Apple said to be setting up distribution center in India to gain greater control of the supply chain

According to a report from the The Economic Times, Apple is planning to set up a distribution center in India. The move comes as Apple is working to establish a retail presence in the country and has faced challenges due to … Continue reading

September 20, 2016
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ASE taps into Apple supply chain with iPhone 7 fingerprint sensor, Apple Watch S2 chip orders

Apple’s fall of 2016 product lineup has proven to be a major boon for supplier Advanced Semiconductor Engineering, as the Taiwan-based company is reportedly providing key silicon for both the iPhone 7 and Apple Watch Series 2. AppleInsider – Frontpage … Continue reading

January 5, 2016
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Supply Chain Rumors Reaffirm iPhone 7 Will Not Have Headphone Jack

Six weeks ago, Japanese website Mac Otakara reported that Apple is planning to remove the 3.5mm headphone jack on the iPhone 7 in favor of an all-in-one Lightning connector for both connectivity and audio output. Adding fuel to the rumor, … Continue reading

December 31, 2015
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Brean Capital tells investors to ignore ‘noisy’ supply chain, focus on longterm iPhone success

Recent concerns stemming from Apple’s supply chain haven’t swayed Brean Capital, which believes iPhone sales will continue to grow another 5 to 10 percent in calendar 2016. AppleInsider – Frontpage News

July 28, 2015
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Supply chain evidence of 4-inch ‘iPhone 6c’ disappears, analyst says

Cowen and Company analyst Timothy Arcuri, one of the first to report on the possibility of a 4-inch "iPhone 6c," revealed in a recent note to investors that he can no longer find evidence that Apple is working on such … Continue reading