Apple Company: It turned out that the production of some MacBooks and iPads was delayed. According to the report released today by Nikkei, the global microchip crisis, which caused production of many devices to cease, caused delays in Apple MacBook production. The production of some iPads was delayed due to insufficient screen and other components.
As a result of the delay, the report noted, citing sources of information on the subject Apple has withdrawn some of its component orders for the two devices from the first half of this year to the second half.
Worldwide shortage of microchips causing production problems
Due to the shortage of chips, Apple had to delay its new iPad and Macbook models. Although no official announcement has yet been made, Nikkei reported that the shortage of components is still a supply chain problem Apple.
Foxconn, one of them Apple largest suppliers, were among the companies most affected by this situation.
The company faced an unprecedented shortage of semiconductor microchips.
On the other hand, Samsung Electronics, the world’s largest smartphone maker and AppleThe competitor recently confirmed that the April-June chip shortage could be a problem for the company.
Apple sells nearly 200 million iPhones and more than 20 million MacBooks annually. In addition, it launches 19 million iPads and more than 70 million AirPods. All devices belong to the top five of the electronics category worldwide. The company is currently one of the strongest purchasing companies in the world.
On the other hand, the coronavirus epidemic has greatly increased user demand for the PC this year. According to research firm IDC, the global computer market grew by about 13 percent last year. This year the growth forecast is more than 18 percent.