Wednesday 13 September 2023
Apple updates wearable lineup with new smartwatches and earbuds
Apple has introduced Apple Watch Ultra 2, bringing new features to Apple's most capable and rugged smartwatch, Apple Watch Series 9, bringing new features to the wearable series,...
Wednesday 23 November 2022
Chinese suppliers actively seeking second wind as they lose orders from Apple
Chinese smart device manufacturer GoerTek recently joined the likes of OFilm, AAC Technologies, and Lens Technology to become the latest Chinese supplier removed from Apple's supply...
Wednesday 9 November 2022
GoerTek reportedly suspends production of AirPods Pro 2
GoerTek was instructed to suspend the production of a smart audio device, which analyst Ming-chi Kuo said would impact the production of AirPods Pro 2.
Tuesday 13 September 2022
Suppliers gearing up shipments for new MacBook Pro
Suppliers are gearing up for shipments of Apple's upcoming MacBook Pro series, while shipments of the existing MacBook Pro models are slowing down, according to industry sources....
Thursday 8 September 2022
Apple launches new generation wearables
Apple has unveiled its latest wearable products including the Apple Watch Ultra, Series 8, and SE, as well as the next-generation AirPods Pro with new features.
Friday 7 January 2022
NOR flash suppliers scaling up output for AirPods
Apple has stepped up its chip purchases for the AirPods as sales of the wireless earbuds turned out to be strong at the end of 2021, according to industry sources. Apple is also gearing...
Wednesday 20 October 2021
Taiwan IC substrate makers cut into supply chain for new-gen Mac chips
Taiwan-based IC substrate suppliers, such as Unimicron Technology, have reportedly cut into the supply chain for Apple's custom-built silicon powering the next generation Macs, and...
Tuesday 26 January 2021
Winbond enjoys influx of short lead-time orders for NOR flash
A strong pull-in of short lead-time orders is filling Winbond Electronics' production capacity for NOR flash memory, according to industry sources. The orders are reportedly placed...
Friday 16 October 2020
IC substrate suppliers eyeing strong SiP demand for AirPods
The market for system-in-package (SiP) substrates is already tight and will become tighter as Apple is looking to adopt SiP technology in more of its AirPods series, according to...
Friday 16 October 2020
Quartz component demand for AirPods to grow robustly in 2021
Apple reportedly will have its next-generation AirPods series all adopt system-in-package (SiP) technology, which will significantly boost overall quartz component demand for the...
Thursday 17 September 2020
Taiwan makers to supply all SiP substrates for new Apple Watch
SiP substrates adopted for processing core processors and peripheral components for new Apple Watch models reportedly will be all supplied by three Taiwanese makers, Unimicron Technology,...
Wednesday 9 September 2020
Suppliers gearing up for SiP demand boom
TSMC, ASE Technology, IC substrate makers including Unimicron Technology as well as international materials and equipment suppliers are all gearing up for the SiP (system-in-package)...
Wednesday 2 September 2020
PCB makers see shipments for AirPods rally in 2H20
PCB and IC substrate suppliers have seen their shipments for TWS earbuds pick up significantly since the start of second-half 2020, and expect the shipment pull-in momentum to last...
Wednesday 22 July 2020
AirPods assemblers gearing up for production in Vietnam
Apple is scheduled to roll out its third-generation AirPods series earbuds in the first half of 2021 followed by the launch of a new-generation AirPods Pro in the second half of next...
Friday 22 May 2020
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...
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