Tuesday 6 February 2024
Chinese suppliers make up majority of Vision Pro supply chain, say sources
Chinese suppliers command most of the supply chain for Apple's new Vision Pro spatial computer, while suppliers from the US, Japan, and South Korea retain control of critical components,...
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.
Thursday 26 May 2022
China MEMS sensor companies eye bigger global presence
China-based microelectromechanical systems (MEMS) sensor companies, including GoerTek Microelectronics (Goermicro) and MEMSensing Microsystems, have stepped up efforts to catch up...
Wednesday 23 March 2022
Pico, Goertek bullish on VR
China-based Internet platform company ByteDance acquired virtual reality (VR) startup Pico in August 2021, merging it with its VR business. The move is similar to Facebook's acquisition...
Monday 14 March 2022
Goertek steps up investment in Vietnam
Goertek, reportedly a major supplier in Apple's ecosystem, is raising capital investment for its factories in Vietnam. This month, it is expanding investment by US$306 million for...
Wednesday 25 August 2021
Luxshare, Goertek restart AirPods shipments from Vietnam plants
Luxshare Precision Industry and Goertek, both being assemblers for Apple's AirPods, have recently restored shipments from their plants in Vietnam after suspending production there...
Friday 23 July 2021
New-gen AirPods assembly to move to China
Luxshare Precision Industry and Goertek, reportedly assemblers for the new-generation AirPods, have seen their factory sites in Vietnam affected by a resurgence of the COVID-19 outbreak...
Thursday 10 December 2020
Luxshare, Goertek beat Taiwan rivals to Apple AirPods Max orders
Apple's freshly unveiled over-ear headphones, the AirPods Max, are manufactured by China-based Luxshare Precision Industry and Goertek, according to industy sources.
Tuesday 11 August 2020
ASE Technology in coopetition with Luxshare for new Apple Watch
As Apple may be keen on building a Chinese supply chain led by EMS provider Luxshare Precision Industry, Taiwan-based partners of the US vendor, such as ASE Technology, are quietly...
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...
Tuesday 30 June 2020
Chinese firms gaining significant ground in Apple devices assembly chain
In order to cut costs, diversify production risks and better tap the Chinese market, Apple has allowed Chinese partners to play an increasingly important role in assembling diverse...
Wednesday 20 May 2020
Apple accelerates moving of iPhone production to India, Vietnam
Apple has stepped up moving more of its iPhone production to India and Vietnam looking to better diversify manufacturing risks amid the escalating trade US-China tensions, according...
Thursday 20 February 2020
AirPods PCB makers see normal production
Taiwan-based makers of rigid-flex boards for AirPods applications have managed to sustain normal production despite the coronavirus outbreak, but their shipments will hinge on capacity...
Tuesday 21 January 2020
Inventec Appliances ready to land more AirPods orders with new capacity
Inventec Appliances is expected to obtain more orders for Apple's AirPods in 2020 thanks to the availability of additional capacity after the firm's new plant in Nanchang, China's...
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