Apple introduced the new iPhone X on September 12. Start of sales is scheduled for November 3. But experts say that buyers will be able to get their smartphones until February 2018.
Last week Apple began selling the iPhone 8 and iPhone 8 Plus. Today innovations available in Russia and other countries of the second wave. The popularity of the new smartphones far below the demand for the iPhone 7 and earlier models, as most users are waiting for iPhone X. However, with the Assembly anniversary of the smartphone, Apple is experiencing some difficulties.
Before the presentation of the sources close to Apple claimed that OLED displays need size to create quite complicated. Only 40% of the finished panels meet all the necessary requirements and quality standards. Later came data showing that problems exist with the Assembly of the system of facial recognition Face ID. According to The Wall Street Journal, Apple is delaying mass production of the iPhone X because of the difficulties the Assembly point projector required for the correct operation of Face ID.
Analyst Ming-Chi Kuo suggested that Apple will not cope with the demand for the iPhone X to the end of the year. Experts estimate that the company will be able to collect more than 12 million smartphones before the end of 2017, and the demand for novelty will be several times more. As a result, users who bought X iPhone on launch day pre-order (October 27 in USA, 3 November in Russia) have to wait for your smartphone to Feb-Mar next year.