There have been speculations about Apple introducing AR glasses, with some putting the launch in the second half of this year, and others in 2022. Sources from supply chains claim Apple's AR glasses are likely to launch in second-half 2021. Apple is also said to be soon intoducing its new over-ear headphones, fueling momentum for its rigid-flex board suppliers. For backend services providers, orders from the memory module houses will be weak till June as a result of tight supply of raw wafers.
Apple likely to roll out AR glasses in 2H21, sources claim: Apple is likely to roll out its augmented reality (AR) glasses in second-half 2021, sources at supply chains have claimed.
Rigid-flex PCB makers to see surge in orders for AirPods 2 in 2H20: Rigid-flex PCB manufacturers have seen orders for Apple's AirPods 2 slow down since 2020, but believe orders will return to year-ago levels in the second half of the year, according to supply chain sources.
Memory backend specialists see orders lose momentum: Memory backend specialists have seen customer orders slow down recently, with the orders likely to remain stagnant till June as their clients, mainly makers of memory modules, are suffering weak supply of raw memory wafers from upstream suppliers, according to industry sources.