The pandemic’s ravages are currently affecting the Cupertino giant.
A report by BloombergIt was announced that the shortage in chips will directly impact the production of iPhone 13 during the remaining 2021.
The information states that Apple had planned for production of 90 million units of its entire product line. iPhone 13The remainder of 2021. This number will decrease to 80 millions, or just over 11%.
One might think that the company is having trouble getting partners like TSMC into the production of the A15 Bionic. However, the problem would be due to the other chips required for the operation and managed by Broadcom or Texas Instruments.
It includes the chips responsible to power the screen, the face ID laser matrix, and the USB connectivity.
This is not surprising, considering Tim Cook had previously announced that the company might face supply problems from various business partners, which could have an impact on the production of certain products.