Tag: manufacturing

‘iPhone XI’ and ‘iPhone XI Max’ case manufacturing dummies pop up on Chinese social media

A pair of images of an "iPhone XI" dummy for manufacturing purposes purports to show accurate dimensions of the 2019 iPhone lineup, including a square camera extrusion. AppleInsider – Frontpage… Read more »

Apple elaborates on iPad Pro precision manufacturing process, reiterates 400 micron tolerance for bends

Apple has published a support document detailing the new iPad Pro’s enclosure manufacturing process, in an attempt to assure customers that the new device is durable and strong. AppleInsider –… Read more »

Report: Apple & Foxconn ‘mulling’ $7B investment in U.S. manufacturing with ‘highly automated’ display facility

According to President Trump, Tim Cook has “eyes open” to United States-assembled iPhones and a new report from Nikkei reiterates that. According to the report, Apple is “mulling” a joint… Read more »

Apple detailed Indian iPhone manufacturing demands to Modi in October letter

Shedding light on Apple’s efforts to break into the burgeoning Indian smartphone market, a letter sent to Prime Minister Narendra Modi in October outlines the company’s request to "make the… Read more »

India promises ‘open mind’ when looking at Apple demands for local manufacturing

The Indian government will adopt an "open mind" when examing Apple’s demands before setting up local manufacturing in the country, the country’s Information Technology Minister said on Wednesday. AppleInsider –… Read more »

Bloomberg: Apple begins manufacturing next-gen iPhone with Force Touch

Bloomberg is reporting that Apple has started early production of the next-generation iPhone with Force Touch. We initially reported back in May that the next-generation iPhone will include a design… Read more »

Apple expands green initiative to Chinese manufacturing, to manage 1M acres of forest

Apple on Monday local China time announced a major expansion of its environmental responsibility operations in the region, including the creation of one million acres of responsibly managed forests and… Read more »