The announcement of the new iPhone 8 and iPhone 7s is scheduled for September, and in sale the device will arrive in October of this year. On Monday announced the publication Economic Daily News, citing informed sources.
Earlier it was reported that mass production of the new generation of Apple’s smartphone delayed until the end of the year due to difficulties with the production of key components. Now, “multiple sources” from the supply chain claim that everything goes according to schedule, and supply of components for the iPhone 8 will begin in June.
Such information, in particular, came from TSMC, Simplo Technology, Zhen Ding Technology and Kinsus Interconnect Technology.
It is reported that the Taiwanese TSMC will begin production of substrates necessary for the production of Apple processors A11, 10 Jun. The company intends to begin volume shipments of the chips in the second half of July. Supply PCB Kinsus Interconnect Technology and Zhen Ding Technology will start in June.
Foxconn, Wistron and Pegatron responsible for Assembly of Apple’s mobile devices has accelerated the process of hiring and training new employees, preparing for mass production of the iPhone 8.
Earlier, JPMorgan analysts said that in the package 8 will iPhone wireless headphones AirPods instead of the traditional wired headset. According to experts, this move by Apple will give the new product a significant competitive advantage.