Apple is gearing up for its next iPhone launch this fall, but the monthlong Covid lockdowns in China could delay “at least one” of the upcoming models, according to a new report.
Nikkei Asia reports that the development of at least one of Apple’s new flagship iPhones for this year has fallen behind schedule due to Covid-19
shutdowns in China. That means even if Apple announces its new iPhone 14 lineup in September, as it usually does, some of the models might be available to buy in September.
The report says Apple told suppliers to try and make up for a lost time, but a worst-case scenario “could impact the [...] ...