Apple Continues to Cut Production of Plastic iPhone 5c
According to the latest report published on a Chinese site C Technology (via
The report claims that Apple's main assembly partner ProTek (Pegatron) has slashed production from 320,000 units per day in October to just 80,000 units per day. Similarly, Apple's backup assembler for the iPhone 5c, Foxconn, is operating at only a minimum capacity of 8-9,000 units per day.
Apple has recently decided to increase the production of the new flagship iPhone 5s to balance the number of devices manufactured with customer demand.
The reason why people are buying 5s - not 5c - is quite obvious. You see, iPhone 5c is basically a last year’s iPhone 5 wrapped in colorful plastic. I guess it’s much better to get a 2013 device with a new Apple A7 processor, enhanced camera and a wide number of other improvements. Agree?
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