Apple has its LCD screen orders for the iPhone 5 almost halved for the current quarter. Due to low demand for the latest version of the mobile phone has the American group at the screen suppliers Japan Display, Sharp and LG Display, the drastically reduced orders, the newspaper “Nikkei”. Also The Wall Street Journal asserted Apple weaker demand about the weaker demand
Apple’s orders for iPhone 5 screens for the January-March quarter, for example, have dropped to roughly half of what the company had previously planned to order, two of the people said.
The Cupertino, Calif., company has also cut orders for components other than screens, according to one of the people.
Apple notified the suppliers of the order cut last month, the people said.
Originally in the current quarter, 65 million pieces should be ordered. Japan displayed the output compared to the quarter ended December temporarily decrease probably around 70 to 80 percent, stated in the report. The work of Sharp in the factory will cut production in January and February by 40 percent. Apple could be reached to confirm that.
The reduced number may indicate that Apple is less of a demand for the iPhone 5 anticipates than prior to now notion. It is very important emphasize that the Apple up to now anticipated manufacturing figures for the primary quarter of 2013 has diminished, now not manufacturing in comparison with the earlier quarter. This will likely point out that the demand for the iPhone 5 disappointing. That whereas the iPhone 5 unless 4 months on hand.