Upstream supply chain sees no sign of Apple starting mass production of new iPhone in July
Ninelu Tu, Taipei; Joseph Tsai, DIGITIMES
Although rumors have circulated in the IT market claiming that Apple may shift forward the launch of its new iPhone to late August hoping to catch back-to-school demand in September, sources from the upstream supply chain say they have not yet seen...
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