‘iPads for 2017 postponed due to problems with chipproductie’
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By low production volume of chipmaker TSMC would be the production of the iPads for 2017 delay can add up.
That report various sources from the supply chain to DigiTimes. It comes to low production volume of the 10 nanometer chip, which is used as a base would be for the Apple A10X chip.
TSMC would jobs of Apple, Hisilicon and Mediatek have received and in the first quarter of 2017 start with the mass production of the chips. But those numbers fall so it may be lower than expected.
Apple would be ‘early 2017’ new iPad models want to introduce. So salt there is a 10.5″ and a new a 12.9″model to be released, under the hood is a better processor than the iPad line now boasts.