According to reports, Apple will be released in September this year, including a new generation of smart phones, but the listing date will be postponed to October. The new generation of iPhone 8 encounters technical challenges, including the Touch ID fingerprint sensor integrated into the screen, which will lead to new iPhone delay listed. Deutsche Bank last week even released a report said, iPhone 8 may postponed to 2018 listed.
But today, sources from Taiwan’s supply chain manufacturers said that both the upstream supply chain, or the downstream supply chain, have been prepared in June to produce its parts and components. For example, A11 processor OEM manufacturers TSMC, stacking board (SLP) manufacturers Zhen tripod technology and King Shuo technology, as well as battery suppliers Xin Pu technology have been ready for mass production next month.
Among them, TSMC will be in June 10 production A11 processor, in late July can be bulk supply. In addition, the assembly manufacturers Foxconn, Wistron and Shuo technology have begun to recruit and train workers in the Mainland, that mass production to prepare.
Based on historical records, although the new generation of iPhone will be released in September, but the market in October or slightly later than in previous years. Last year, Apple September 9 released the iPhone 7 and iPhone 7 Plus, September 16 on the official sale.
This year, Apple is expected to release three iPhone, respectively, iPhone 7s, iPhone 7s Plus and iPhone 8. Among them, iPhone 7s and iPhone 7s Plus screen technology and size will be consistent with the current iPhone. The iPhone 8 is a redesigned “iPhone tenth anniversary” gift products, or the use of OLED surface screen, stainless steel frame and more advanced dual camera.