The mass production starts.
Apple started preparing for mass production of the updated models of the iPad and AirPods, reported DigiTimes, citing reliable sources in the supply chain of Apple. According to insiders, the announcement of new devices is expected on the Apple presentation on March 25.
Makers Flexium Interconnect and Zhen Ding Technology are preparing for mass production of printed circuit boards for the new iPad. At the same time, the company Compeq Manufacturing and Unitech PCB Board prepare for the updated model AirPods. All of these manufacturers are not the first year cooperate with Apple in connection with their activity associated with the upcoming launch of new devices.
In DigiTimes said that Apple will introduce the iPad 2019, iPad 5 and mini 2 AirPods at the presentation on March 25. It is noteworthy that earlier, several insiders reported Apple’s intention to focus on the presentation of exclusively new services.
According to the latest leaks, Apple is preparing three new devices in the first half of 2019: 7.9 inch iPad mini 5, 10.2-inch iPad 2019 and updated wireless headphone 2 AirPods.