The new iPad can be seriously delayed
Presentation of the updated line iPad, which is rumored to have been scheduled for March 2017, may be delayed indefinitely. This is due to disruptions in production experienced by the suppliers of the company, report DigiTimes. Mostly the delay is caused by TSMC development, a longtime partner of Apple Inc., energy-efficient processors And-series new generation.
The planned transition TSMC to release 10-nm chipsets is a forced measure related to the features of the updated line of iPad. Tablets, according to rumors, will get an even more compact than the previous generation case. This decision, coupled with display from edge to edge would reduce the space inside the device, which in theory could be used to embed the battery.
As of the end of December 2016 last frontier, conquer TSMC remains processor a10, performed on 16-nm process technology. Such sluggishness could force Apple to change the priorities in relations with partners. One of the possible candidates as the main supplier of chips, the report can become CPU “daughter” Samsung has already been busy developing the “inside” for its own flagship.
Well, bear with me?