On March 28, it was previously reported that the iPhone 12 may be delayed for several months, and in September this year, it will not be able to see the new iPhone as usual. The latest Digitimes report disputes this news, and some iPhone suppliers have indicated that there is no sign of delay in the release of Apple's iPhone 12.
It is reported that the Nikkei News reported at the time that Apple had conducted internal discussions on whether the release time could be postponed for several months. At the same time, supply chain stakeholders also indicated that Apple currently has many obstacles, which may cause the iPhone 12 The original release date for September was postponed.
The latest Digitimes report indicates that an Apple insider pointed out that the PCB supplier of the 5G iPhone has not received any notice of postponing the production of the 5G iPhone. However, since "5G" is specified, the production of iPhone 9 is likely to be delayed.
Digitimes also said that the uncertainty of demand and the difficulty of recruiting workers will lead to higher operating costs due to the impact of the new coronavirus pneumonia. So for Apple and its suppliers, this is indeed a special moment.