iPhone X component suppliers beat teething troubles

After running into multiple problems building its next-gen iPhone X, Apple’s suppliers have reportedly achieved more stable yield rates for troublesome components. As we noted yesterday, the first batch of iPhone X handsets has now been shipped out, and further¬†shipments of the device are expected to “grow substantially” after October, according to sources in Apple’s […]

Computer Hardware

Fewer PCs are being sold thanks to higher component prices

A strong dollar and increasing component prices have caused worldwide PC vendor unit shipment to drop by 2.4% in the first quarter of the year. Sustained demand in the business market couldn’t outweigh an upward pricing pressure combined with lower global consumer demand. The price of memory has increased by 100%  since last year and […]