Apple is widely expected to hold a media event next month to announce new iPads and perhaps refreshed iMacs and other products. A new report from Digitimes reiterates much of what we already know about Apple’s planned iPad refresh, including...Show More Summary
The 10.5-inch and 12.9-inch iPads that Apple is expected to debut at a March event aren't expected to ship until May or June, supply chain sources tell DigiTimes. An entry-level 9.7-inch iPad, however, is expected to ship within close...Show More Summary
The tentatively named "Apple Watch Series 3" will feature a new glass-film touchscreen in place of the current touch-on-lens solution, with shipments to begin in the second half of this year, according to Taiwan-based DigiTimes. While...Show More Summary
A new supplier report out of Asia includes two details that may tell us a little more about the third generation Apple Watch rumored for release later this year. Digitimes points to industry sources in claiming the Apple Watch Series 3 will use a different display technology with shipments starting in the second half of this year. more… Filed under: Apple
A new supply chain report from Digitimes claims Apple is shifting iPhone 8 production up earlier than usual for the company. The report also continues to push the rumor that Apple is planning iris scanning technology in the next flagship iPhone. more… Filed under: Apple
Virtually every major smartphone vendor, from Apple to Samsung to LG to Huawei, is expected to release devices featuring artificial intelligence this year. Industry sources tell DigiTimes that virtual assistants will once again playShow More Summary
Apple is working on an enhanced version of Siri in time for the launch of the iPhone 8, indicate supply-chain sources cited by Digitimes. The sources suggest that Apple will respond to increased competition in the field of intelligent assistants – in particular, Google Assistant and the expansion of Amazon’s Alexa to smartphones. more… Filed under: Apple
According to DigiTimes, both Samsung and LG will adopt thermal pipes for more efficient heat dissipation in their upcoming flagship devices.
If you were anxious to get your hands on a new Apple device this spring, you might be out of luck. Speaking with Digitimes, supply chain sources say that Apple might not be ready to launch its new iPad models until the second half of...Show More Summary
A new supply chain source cited by Digitimes backs multiple reports that Apple is preparing to launch a new 10.5-inch iPad, with the 9.7-inch form factor being downgraded to an entry-level device. As with earlier reports, the 12.9-inch...Show More Summary
Apple's new line of iPad models might not launch "until the second half of 2017," according to sources in the upstream supply chain speaking with DigiTimes. The new 9.7-inch iPad is predicted to enter mass production sometime in Q1 2017, while the 10.5-inch and 12.9-inch iPad models will begin production in Q2 of this year. Show More Summary
Microsoft may be experiencing some pressure from Google’s Chromebooks, and from the overall decline in PC use in general, with Digitimes reporting that Microsoft lowered the cost of the Windows 10 OS for 2017 for low-cost laptops. They report that Microsoft’s new prices for low-cost laptops under 14.1 inch screen size is cheaper than in […]
Apple will use stainless steel instead of aluminum for the so-called iPhone 8's metal frame, according to the latest rumour out of the company's East Asia supply chain reported by DigiTimes. (We first spotted it over on Apple Insider) It...Show More Summary
A new supply-chain report supports long-running rumors that this year’s iPhone will abandon aluminum in favor of glass back and front. The Digitimes report states that Apple will use a stainless steel frame to hold together glass panels...Show More Summary
Apple will shift to indium gallium zinc oxide (IGZO) material for MacBook Pro displays as soon as later this year, according to IHS. The research firm told DigiTimes that Apple may continue to procure MacBook Pro displays based on current...Show More Summary
All-in-One PCs are a growing proportion of the PC market, according to Digitimes Research, who reports that they formed 10.4% of the PC market in 2016, its highest proportion ever. Around 12 million devices were shipped in 2016, with Lenovo a surprise leader in the pack, which is largely owned by only 4 OEMs, who […]
Rumors for the next-generation Apple Watch have begun, whilst the latest Apple Watch Series 2 models continue to be supply constrained. The report from Chinese media Economic Daily News, via Digitimes, indicates that Quanta will manufacture the...Show More Summary
Hey guys and happy New Years Eve! 2016 is ending and 2017 is about to begin! There are a lot of releases coming out for Microsoft. From a reputable source, Digitimes, the Surface Pro 5 is releasing Q1 of 2017. As you know the Surface Pro 5 will have a ultra HD display and a […] The post Microsoft Surface Pro 5 releasing in Q1 of 2017 appeared first on Love My Surface.
AirPods manufacturer Inventec is planning to expand production capacity for the wireless headphones in the wake of high consumer demand during the holiday season. In a new report by China's Economic Daily News (via DigiTimes), the supplier...Show More Summary
The Surface Studio is selling better than expected, according to Digitimes, but it's still very far from being a mass-market product. However, it could have other benefits for both Microsoft and the PC industry...