• Global chip shortage reportedly finally affecting iPad and MacBook production

    13 days ago - By MobileSyrup

    Though we've heard about the global chip shortage affecting the production of the Xbox Series X, the PlayStation 5, the Nintendo Switch and several smartphones, Apple's lineup of devices seems to have remained immune - at least until now.
    The production of MacBooks and iPads has been delayed due to “a portion of component orders” being pushed back to the second half of 2021, according to a new report from Nikkei .
    Regarding MacBooks, the issue relates the certain parts of the laptop's circuit board being mounted ahead of assembly, while iPad production is tied to a shortage of displays and...
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  • Apple iPad and MacBook reportedly first to feel the chip shortage pinch

    Apple iPad and MacBook reportedly first to feel the chip shortage pinch

    13 days ago - By SlashGear

    Global chip shortages look set to claim Apple as their next victim, according to new leaks, with a scarcity of components reportedly forcing the company to push back MacBook and iPad production. The ongoing pandemic, among other factors, has led to supplies of chips falling well short of demand, something which has impacted not only the tech industry but automotive...
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  • New Apple MacBooks and iPads could get delayed due to chip shortages

    New Apple MacBooks and iPads could get delayed due to chip shortages

    13 days ago - By TechRadar

    If Apple is in trouble supply-wise, that doesn't bode well for smaller outfits.
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  • Apple Postpones iPad and MacBook Production Over Global Chip Shortage

    Apple Postpones iPad and MacBook Production Over Global Chip Shortage

    13 days ago - By Tech Times

    Even the tech giant's massive procurement power is no match against the global component crisis brought by the pandemic.
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