The iPhone12 series has begun mass production, and the new phone will be launched in the Chinese market
According to supply chain news, the iPhone12 series has begun mass production, and the new phone will be launched in the Chinese market. As Apple’s first 5G model, the iPhone 12 series will release 4 models of iPhone 12, iPhone 12 Max, iPhone 12 Pro, and iPhone 12 Pro Max. Among them, two 6.1-inch iPhone 12 will be released and listed first in October, followed by 6.7-inch and 5.4-inch iPhone 12.
It is revealed that Apple’s upcoming press conference, the new iPad and smart watch will be the protagonists, and the iPhone 12 will The release was postponed to October due to the delay in mass production due to the epidemic. In terms of specific time, it will be released on October 13, reservations will be opened on October 16, and will be officially launched and shipped on October 23.
In terms of configuration, the four iPhone12 models all use OLED screens, built-in Qualcomm Snapdragon 5G baseband, and are equipped with a 5nm A14 processor based on TSMC. iPhone 12 and iPhone 12 Max come standard with 4GB of memory, and iPhone 12 Pro and iPhone 12 Pro Max come with 6GB of memory as standard. In terms of storage, the minimum is 64GB and the top is 512GB.
In terms of selling price, it is rumored that the iPhone 12, iPhone 12 Max, iPhone 12 Pro, and iPhone 12 Pro Max are in the range of US$699-749, US$799-849, US$1049-1099, and US$1149-1199 respectively. . Some analysts believe that in order to ensure shipments, Apple will not significantly increase prices.
In order to reduce costs and control prices, Apple has downgraded the battery panel specifications, and the corresponding cost is reduced by 40 to 50%compared with iPhone 11; in addition, Apple may cancel the charger and EarPods earphones and a charging cable made of braided wire.
It is reported that Apple plans to produce 80 million new machines this year, and Foxconn is still its largest foundry, taking over 80%of the orders.
Editor-in-chief’s comment:Apple’s first 5G model is selected for the first launch in the Chinese market, as expected. On the one hand, China is still one of Apple’s most important markets; on the other hand, the industry generally believes that the possibility of iPhone replacement in the Chinese market is significant…