Apple’s suppliers are preparing to release components for 75 million new iPhone in the second half of the current year, which corresponds to the production of smartphones over the same period in 2018, reported Bloomberg, citing informed sources. According to one of interlocutors of the edition, the Asian partners Apple can increase production to 80 million new smartphones. Chief specialist of the Assembly of the iPhone Foxconn Technology Group, engaged in active recruitment of employees in Shenzhen and increased the proposed salary by 10% compared with last year, to keep business running during the peak period, said another source. Planned volumes of output indicate a steady demand for a key product of the company, despite the decline in the overall smartphone market and the trade war between the US and China. In 2018 Apple has stopped disclosing data on the iPhone after the sale has moved to decrease. According to analysts, in the second half of 2018, the company sold 70 to 80 million new smartphones. The Chinese company GF Securities believes that the supply of the new iPhone reached 74 million in the second half of 2019, which is 7% higher than the previous estimate of 69 million smartphones. International analysts for TF, in turn, believe that Apple will sell 75 to 80 million new iPhone. The article emphasizes that the production of components for 75 million smartphones does not guarantee the sale of all smartphones. Apple declined to comment. The announcement of three new iPhone models are expected at the presentation of Apple in September this year, according to the portal 9to5mac. According to insiders, the smartphone will be equipped with A13 chip, codenamed Cebu. One of the versions of iPhone will be standard, the second enlarged size, the third “budget”. Analysts suggested that the new models will retain the Lightning port, the replacement of which on USB type-C said earlier in the network. In addition, new products must replace existing technology for a 3D Touch vibration technology Leap Hactics. The device, according to experts, also will be equipped with triple rear camera.
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