Apple closes plans to increase production of iPhone XR
The Apple announced the Foxconn assembly plant on the suspension of plans to develop additional production lines to manufacture more iPhones XR, new smartphone from Apple that hit the market last month, said Reuters citing the Nikkei.
Apple had previously commented that last quarter sales numbers would not meet Wall Street expectations
According to the Nikkei newspaper, an anonymous source commented that “Foxconn has prepared about 60 assembly lines for Apple’s XR model, but has recently used only about 45 production lines, as its main customer said it does not need to make such a volume magnitude now. “
The iPhone XR is the “cheapest” device in its new line, which in Brazil is part of the incredible price of R $ 5.2 thousand, and this is not a joke.
Reuters remarked that Apple had already commented last week that sales numbers for the last quarter would probably not meet Wall Street’s expectations.SOURCES)