Apple is planning to release a record 78 million iPhone 7 in 2016
Apple expects to release from 72 to 78 million smartphones iPhone 7 this year, according to Barron’s Asia, citing the Taiwan resource Economic Daily. Components for the device the company has ordered its suppliers in Asia.
As stated, the main assembler of the iPhone 7 will be the company Foxconn, but some orders will get also Pegatron. In addition to the latest build smartphones specializiruetsya in the supply of some components for “Apple” smartphone, which increases its profit.
It is noteworthy that the volume of orders for the iPhone 7 was a record for the last two years. However, they exceed analyst estimates, it is expected that this year will be released “only” 65 million flagship Apple devices.
Note that the 4.7-inch model iPhone 7 will enjoy the traditional main camera with one lens, but with support for optical image stabilization. Now the system of optical stabilization is only present on iPhone 6 Plus and iPhone 6s Plus. A distinctive feature of the iPhone 7 Plus will be a double main camera, 3 GB of RAM, and built-in hard drive 256 GB maximum configuration.
Stock markets immediately reacted to information about the record production volumes of iPhone 7: Pegatron shares rose 10 percent, Catcher Technology — 9.9% Foxconn by 4.7%, TSMC — 3.8%, Largan Precision fell by 2.6%.