Despite the Korean supplier industry worries about the tepid sales of the iPhone X in this and the next quarters, Samsung is gearing up to start mass production of the iPhone Xs displays next month, report local publications. Apple, as well as analysts following it, initially forecast overall sales of the X at a cool 100 million, and the OLED display orders to Samsung indicated … [Read more...] about Apple squabbling with Samsung over OLED display prices for the iPhone Xs
A new report out of South Korea suggests that Samsung will start producing the OLED panels for the Galaxy Note 9 next month, two months ahead of schedule. Considering that last year's Galaxy Note 8 (pictured in the photograph at the top of this story) was launched on September 17th, we could see the Note 9 released in July or August. The display is rumored to weigh in at … [Read more...] about Samsung Galaxy Note 9 to launch well before the Apple iPhone Xs?
Last week, we told you that Apple is cutting the cost of the parts and labor required to produce the Apple iPhone X sequels expected later this year. To refresh your memory, KGI Securities Apple analyst Ming-Chi-Kuo expects a trio of new iPhone models to be introduced in September. The Apple iPhone Xs will be a sequel to the tenth anniversary model and will come with a 5.8-inch … [Read more...] about Analyst sees 2018 Apple iPhone Xs priced at $899 and up
The iPhone X costs about $400 to manufacture as far as its bill of materials (BOM) goes. The parts inside, especially the 5.8" OLED panel by Samsung , and the TrueDepth camera kit that makes Face ID and Animoji possible, are more expensive than what Apple places in phones like the iPhone 8 and 8 Plus , hence the markup to reach the $999 pricing for the X . The … [Read more...] about The iPhone Xs, not iPhone 9, may be Apple’s cheapest in the 2018 crop
It seems like only yesterday when Apple dropped not just one but two totally different new models of its flagship product the iPhone. The iPhone 8/8Plus was a nice if conventional upgrade on previous models. But the iPhone X was a complete reinvention with a bezel-free screen, face-stealing tech, improved AR functionality, and a $1,000 price tag. However, because none of … [Read more...] about Like a Jug of Moonshine, Apple May Be Making Three iPhone Xs