Kuo: Apple Watch Ultra With MicroLED Display Indeed Canceled

Earlier this week, Apple supplier ams OSRAM announced it would “re-assess its microLED strategy” after a “cornerstone project” was “unexpectedly cancelled.” Counterpoint Research’s Display Supply Chain Consultants informed MacRumors that this project related to the rumored Apple Watch with a microLED display. Apple analyst Ming-Chi Kuo today commented on the matter, saying that Apple has […]

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Kuo : Apple ferait durer le premier Vision Pro jusqu’en 2027

La prochaine grande étape pour le Vision Pro sera son lancement à l’international. Apple n’aurait pas comme projet de sortir une toute nouvelle version de son casque avant au moins trois ans. Apple a dit au moment de la commercialisation du Vision Pro que d’autres pays seraient servis plus tard dans l’année. Lesquels et quand ? En […]

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Kuo: Apple Vision Pro Unlikely to Receive Major Upgrades Until 2027

It may take several years for the Vision Pro headset to receive major hardware upgrades, according to Apple analyst Ming-Chi Kuo. “It is currently estimated that new models with significant changes to the Vision Pro specification may not be in mass production until 2027,” Kuo said today. Based on his latest supply chain checks, Kuo […]

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Kuo: Apple Vision Pro on Track to Launch in More Countries Before WWDC in June

Apple analyst Ming-Chi Kuo today reiterated his belief that the Apple Vision Pro will launch in additional countries before Apple’s annual developers conference WWDC in June. The headset first launched in the U.S. earlier this month. Apple will likely expand the Vision Pro to more English-speaking countries, such as Australia, Canada, New Zealand, and the […]

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Kuo: iPhone shipments to decline by up to 15% in 2024

The latest supply chain survey from analyst Ming-Chi Kuo suggests that Apple is not so optimistic about its iPhone shipments in 2024. So much so that Apple has lowered its upstream of semiconductor components with suppliers by up to 15%. According to Kuo, Apple will see a 10-15% decline in shipments for its iPhone 15 […]

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Kuo: iPhone 16 Models to Lack Significant Design Changes Beyond Capture Button

iPhone 16 models launching later this year will not have any “significant design changes,” according to Apple supply chain analyst Ming-Chi Kuo. One of the only notable hardware changes rumored for the iPhone 16 lineup is the addition of a so-called “capture” button for recording video. According to a recent report, the button will respond […]

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Kuo: Apple Has Already Sold Up to 180,000 Vision Pro Headsets

Apple sold between 160,000 and 180,000 Vision Pro headsets during its first pre-order weekend, according to Apple analyst Ming-Chi Kuo. In a new post on Medium, Kuo says that the headset sold out soon after the pre-order process opened, with shipping times for all models slipping five to seven weeks. While the instant sell-out and […]

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Kuo : Apple aurait déjà vendu entre 160 000 et 180 000 Vision Pro

Quelques jours après l’ouverture des précommandes du Vision Pro, le généralement bien renseigné Ming-Chi Kuo s’est laissé aller à une analyse des premiers chiffres. En se basant sur les stocks de précommandes et des délais d’expédition, il estime qu’Apple aurait vendu entre 160 000 et 180 000 casques au cours de ce premier week-end sur […]

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Kuo: Apple Vision Pro to Launch Internationally Before WWDC 2024

Apple is likely to launch its Vision Pro headset outside the United States before WWDC 2024, analyst Ming-Chi Kuo today reports. In a new post on Medium, Kuo explained that Apple plans to share new details about visionOS with developers from around the world at WWDC 2024. To facilitate this, Apple needs to make the […]

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Kuo: iPhone 15 Pro Max to Remain Best-Selling Model in Early 2024

Apple’s iPhone 15 Pro Max will continue to be the best-selling iPhone model in the first half of this year, according to Apple analyst Ming-Chi Kuo. Writing in his latest industry note on Medium, Kuo said the iPhone 15 Pro Max “will still account for 40–45% of all iPhone 15 shipments in 1H24,” which will […]

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Kuo: Apple Will Only Produce Up to 80,000 Vision Pro Headsets for Launch, Sellout Likely

Apple is planning to produce between 60,000 and 80,000 Vision Pro units for the February 2 launch of the device, according to analyst Ming-Chi Kuo. With the small size of the shipment, Kuo believes that the Vision Pro will “sell out soon after the release.” According to Kuo, though Apple has not yet defined the […]

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Kuo: Apple Vision Pro to Sell Out Fast, Leading to Long Shipping Delays

Apple on Monday announced it would begin accepting pre-orders for its new Vision Pro headset on January 19, with an official launch in the U.S. to follow on February 2. But if you’re in the market for one, you may have to move fast, according to Apple analyst Ming-Chi Kuo. “Thanks to the demand from […]

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Kuo: iPhone 16 Pro gets periscope, new ultrawide, iPhone 17 with a serious front camera

Analyst Ming-Chi Kuo has outlined the major upgrades coming to the 2024 and 2025 iPhone lineups in his latest report. The iPhone 16 Pro will gain the tetraprism zoom camera from the iPhone 15 Pro Max and alongside the bump in screen size to 6.27-inch is expected to become quite the upgrade. Furthermore, both iPhone […]

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Kuo: iPhone 17 to Feature 24MP Front-Facing Camera

The iPhone 17 will feature a 24-megapixel front-facing camera, according to Apple analyst Ming-Chi Kuo. The information was shared in a new post on Medium. The iPhone 14 and 15 feature a 12MP front-facing camera with five plastic lens elements. The iPhone 16 lineup is expected to feature the same hardware. With the ‌iPhone‌ 17, […]

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Kuo: Vision Pro Mass Shipments Begin Next Week, Launch by February

Mass shipments of the Vision Pro to Apple will begin in the first week of January, according to supply chain analyst Ming-Chi Kuo. In a Christmas Eve note, Kuo said the Vision Pro will most likely hit shelves in late January or early February based on this schedule. Kuo estimates that Vision Pro shipments in […]

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Kuo: Apple Upgrading iPhone 16 Microphone to Boost Siri AI Experience

Apple plans a significant upgrade to the iPhone 16 microphone to improve the new AI-enhanced Siri experience, according to Apple analyst Ming-Chi Kuo. Writing in his latest Medium post, Kuo says that “strengthening Siri’s hardware and software features and specifications is the key to promoting AI-generated content,” adding that Apple’s generative AI ambitions and integration […]

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Kuo: Huawei P70 series to bring revamped camera, new chipset in pursuit of tripled sales

Huawei is expected to introduce the P70, P70 Pro, and P70 Pro Art flagships in 2024, reveals Ming-Chi Kuo, an analyst at TF International Securities. According to him, the launch will be in the first half of the year, and the demand for these phones will be so high Huawei is likely to sell three […]

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Kuo reiterates iPhone 16 Pro will get 120mm zoom

Ming-Chi Kuo has backed his earlier report that Apple will put a quad-reflective zoom camera in next year’s smaller iPhone 16 Pro. Per his report, Largan will be the sole supplier of the quad-reflective camera for Apple and it has managed to increase its 3Q23 production yield from 40% to 70%. The increase will make […]

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Kuo: New Larger 12.9-inch iPad Air Coming in Early 2024

Apple will add a new larger 12.9-inch iPad Air to an entirely refreshed iPad lineup coming next year, with two ‌iPad Air‌ models taking priority in Apple’s launch roadmap, according to Apple analyst Ming-Chi Kuo. In his latest outlook, Kuo predicts that Apple will compensate for this year’s lack of movement in its ‌iPad‌ lineup […]

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Kuo: iPhone 17 production to kick-off in India

Apple has been diversifying its supply chain over the last few years with India being one of the preferred destinations for producing Apple products. Reports from earlier this year suggest that Cupertino is planning to shift up to 25% of its iPhone production to India by 2025 and the latest Ming-Chi Kuo report suggest. Kuo […]

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