Monday 6 September 2021
PCB makers guardedly optimistic about shipments for new Apple devices in 2H21
New Apple Watch and MacBook series reportedly are facing headwinds in production, but Taiwan's PCB makers in the supply chain of iOS devices are not concerned about possible delays...
Friday 3 September 2021
Production of upcoming MacBook Pro ramping up slow
Production for Apple's next-generation MacBook Pros is slow due to shortages of miniLED chips and other ICs and may require at least one month to ramp up to an appropriate pace, according...
Thursday 2 September 2021
Highlights of the day: Chip shortage reportedly hinders new MacBook Pro production
Chip shortages have been troubling many vendors, including Apple, whose much anticipated miniLED-backlit MacBook Pro...
Thursday 2 September 2021
Chip shortages may defer rollout of upcoming MacBook Pros
The ongoing chip shortages that are in varying degrees may cause the launch of Apple's upcoming miniLED-backlit MacBook Pros to be scheduled in October or even November, instead of...
Friday 27 August 2021
GLT reportedly becomes main supplier for MacBook Pro
Global Lighting Technologies (GLT) has reportedly become the main supplier of light guide plates used in illuminated keyboards of 14- and 16-inch miniLED-backlit MacBook Pro series...
Monday 9 August 2021
Apple new miniLED-backlit MacBook Pros enter volume production
Apple has started volume production for new MacBook Pro, with monthly shipments of the notebooks expected to arrive at 600,000-800,000 units during the period from August to November,...
Friday 9 July 2021
Zhen Ding, Flexium to see strong shipments for new iPhones in 2H21
Flexible PCB specialists Zhen Ding Technology and Flexium Interconnect, reportedly among the suppliers of flexible antenna modules for the upcoming iPhones and other new Apple devices,...
Thursday 1 July 2021
Zhen Ding, Tripod to ramp up shipments for miniLED-backlit MacBook
Zhen Ding Technology and Tripod Technology have both entered the supply chain for Apple's upcoming miniLED-backlit MacBook series, and will be ramping up their shipments of backlight...
Thursday 1 July 2021
Apple seeking more SMT capacity for miniLED-backlit devices
Apple reportedly will be making a rare investment to expand surface mounting technology (SMT) assembly capacity at its partners to satisfy demand for its miniLED-backlit devices including...
Wednesday 9 June 2021
Supply chain gearing up shipments for new MacBook Pro
Apple is expected to roll out two new MacBook Pro models later in 2021, with shipments slated to kick off in the third quarter, according to industry sources.
Friday 4 June 2021
Osram Opto reportedly to support production of miniLED-backlit MacBook Pro
Osram Opto Semiconductors reportedly will become a new supplier of miniLED for backlighting Apple's new MacBook Pro lineup slated for launch in the second half of 2021, according...
Tuesday 1 June 2021
GLT reportedly to kick off shipments for new MacBook Pro devices in 3Q21
Light guide plate supplier Global Lighting Technologies (GLT) reportedly will kick off its shipments of light guide plates for illuminated keyboards on Apple's new-generation miniLED-backlit...
Tuesday 18 May 2021
Volume production of miniLED-backlit MacBook Pro likely to be delayed
Volume production of Apple's miniLED-backlit MacBook Pro series may have to be postponed to fourth-quarter of 2021 or first-quarter 2022 if the sudden surge in the number of COVID...
Monday 30 November 2020
Taiwan suppliers to play major role in Apple miniLED offerings in 2021
Apple reportedly is set to launch its first miniLED-backlit iPad Pro in the first quarter of 2021 and mass produce miniLED-backlit MacBook Pro devices in the second quarter, with...
Wednesday 11 November 2020
Apple introduces Mac products with in-house developed M1 chip
Apple has introduced a new MacBook Air, 13-inch MacBook Pro, and Mac mini powered by the M1, the first in a family of chips designed by Apple specifically for the Mac.
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