According to a Wall Street Journal report, Apple is no longer proceeding with its production of flagship iPhones, which has been delayed because of the coronavirus pandemic, causing global consumer demand to be disrupted.
Therefore, production will be pushed back for about one month, as such as high-end smartphones are not exactly a necessity during a crisis.
Of course, this means the upcoming iPhone 12 generation will also be delayed. The four models of iPhone 12 boosted by 5G technology were supposed to arrive in fall, in different sizes: 5.4-inch, 6.7-inch, and 6.1-inch.
The Giant has suffered quite a significant drop in profit due to the Coronavirus pandemic and this doesn’t seem to be the end of it.
Accordinng to a WSJ source, the manufacturer intends to reduce the number produced handsets by up to 20% in 2020.