The rumor has increased as the months pass, just four months ago the iPhone 7 was introduced and the rumorology about the iPhone 7s or 8 is about to break records. We are having more in four months than a year of rumors of other iPhone.
This globalization of information, which is becoming more and more accurate, few rumors do not become a reality - removing those that seem like mere illusions - has made us the idea of how the next terminal will be done months before. Today we talk about Foxconn and its expansion in the range of manufacturing the iPhone.
Foxconn wants to make iPhone top to bottom
Apparently, Sharp, owned by Foxconn, will increase its investment in a company responsible for the manufacture of lenses. With this investment, Foxconn seeks to increase Apple's demand for the manufacture of lenses by the China company.
The president of Sharp, Tai Jeng-wu, has sent a letter to employees that the company tells them vertically integrate its business manufacturing camera modules. This will be carried out through investments and purchases in factories and equipment to be able to give the size in the manufacture of these components.
Currently, Sharp owns 44% of the shares of that company responsible for the manufacture of lenses: Kantatsu. Kantatsu is expected to provide Apple with equipment upgrades earlier this year in order to improve its position in the response to manufacturing orders by Cupertino.
Foxconn is the manufacturing company par excellence chosen by Apple to join their iPhone. With the purchase of Sharp, Foxconn, hopes to increase its presence in the manufacturing process of the iPhone.
Samsung will handle the screens
Samsung is expected to be responsible for the manufacture of OLED displays third terminal 2017 Apple, since it is expected that the company launched this year 3 iPhone models. Only one with OLED display.
Via | Appleinsider.com