Apple to test low-cost iPhone in small volumes – (unlikely) supply chain claim

Credit: Ferry Passchier for 9to5Mac

Credit: Ferry Passchier for 9to5Mac

In what strikes us as one of the less-likely rumors about the low-cost iPhoneDigitimes is claiming that Apple plans to ship only 2.5-3m units in the first quarter, citing un-named supply chain sources.

Speculation currently circulating in the iPhone supply chain in Taiwan indicate that Apple plans to launch an inexpensive model targeting emerging markets with initial quarterly shipments of only 2.5-3.0 million units to test market response … Read more