Lawsuit stops Chinese company from stealing Samsung’s Steam Deck OLED orders

It’s been a couple of weeks since Valve unveiled Steam Deck OLED, an updated iteration of its handheld gaming device. The biggest improvement was the addition of an OLED display which undoubtedly elevates the gaming experience. Samsung Display is believed to be supplying the OLED panels for this handheld gaming device. At one point, China’s […]

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First M3 MacBook Pro and iMac Orders Begin Arriving to Customers

When new products launch, Apple fans in Australia and New Zealand are always the first to get their hands on updated devices because of their time zone. It is Tuesday, November 7 in those two countries, which means customers who ordered a new M3 MacBook Pro or iMac are now beginning to receive their shipments. […]

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Kuo: Apple to cut 3nm chipset orders for 2024

The near future of the smartphone chipset market is looking bleak, according to analyst Ming-Chi Kuo. According to their latest report, Apple is lowering demand for 3nm chips; Qualcomm is also scaling back production, pushing Dutch ASML to cut EUV equipment shipment for 2024 by about 20-30%. Kuo revealed the current market consensus was the […]

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TSMC orders more advanced AI chip packaging equipment for Amazon, AMD, Nvidia

According to a new report from Taiwan Economic Daily, TSMC has increased the orders of machines required for CoWoS (Chip on Wafer on Substrate) packaging by 30%. The company has reportedly taken this step as the demand for semiconductors to be manufactured using this technology has increased drastically from its clients Amazon, AMD, Broadcom, and […]

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First iPhone 15 and iPhone 15 Pro Orders Arriving to Customers in Australia and New Zealand

It is already Friday, September 22 in New Zealand and Australia, which means customers in those countries who pre-ordered an iPhone 15, iPhone 15 Pro, Apple Watch Series 9, Apple Watch Ultra 2, or AirPods Pro with USB-C case are beginning to receive their devices. Apple fans receiving new ‌iPhone 15‌ and ‌iPhone 15 Pro‌ […]

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France Orders End to iPhone 12 Sales Over Radiation Level Concerns

France on Tuesday ordered Apple to halt iPhone 12 sales and “fix” existing devices over fears the devices emit too much electromagnetic radiation (via France24). The French agency that regulates radio frequencies, the ANFR, said on its website that testing found the ‌iPhone 12‌ emits more electromagnetic waves susceptible to be absorbed by the body […]

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Samsung Fulfilling Nearly All of Apple’s iPhone 15 OLED Display Orders

Samsung appears to have secured a monopoly in the supply of iPhone 15 displays this year, after Chinese-based BEO once again failed to get formal approval from Apple to mass produce the required OLED panels. BOE, which was supposed to be supplying OLED displays for the standard ‌iPhone 15‌ and larger ‌iPhone 15‌ Plus, was […]

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Samsung gets more iPhone 15 OLED orders after BOE panels found sub-standard

Apple is gearing up to launch the new iPhone 15 series, and the latest reports from Korea claims Samsung will provide the majority of OLED panels for the four upcoming phones. According to insiders, the BOE OLED panels failed the quality control test from Cupertino, pushing the American company to place the order for its […]

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Samsung gets more iPhone 15 OLED orders as Chinese firm BOE fails quality test

Samsung Display has been the OLED display panel supplier for all iPhone models released since the iPhone X, thanks to its superior quality. Apple has been trying to reduce its reliance on Samsung Display for OLED panels over the past few years by bringing in two more panel suppliers—BOE and LG Display—in its supply chain. […]

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Apple Now Accepting Orders for Beats Studio Buds+ in Cosmic Silver and Cosmic Pink

Apple today began accepting orders for Beats Studio Buds+ in new Cosmic Silver and Cosmic Pink color options that were announced last month. There are no other changes to the earbuds, and they remain priced at $169.99 in the United States. The original Transparent, Ivory, and Black color options that launched in May remain available. […]

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Suppliers Now Bidding on iPhone SE 4 OLED Panel Orders

Chinese display manufacturers are now bidding to supply Apple with OLED displays for the fourth-generation iPhone SE, ITHome reports. Suppliers, including Tianma, are currently seeking to obtain orders from Apple for AMOLED panels suitable for the fourth-generation ‌iPhone SE‌. Tianma would be a secondary supplier, since a bigger manufacturer like BOE is likely to take […]

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First 15-Inch MacBook Air, M2 Ultra Mac Studio and Mac Pro Orders Begin Arriving to Customers in Australia and New Zealand

With new product debuts, Apple fans in Australia and New Zealand are always the first to get their hands on updated devices on launch day due to time zone differences. It’s officially Tuesday, June 13 in those two countries, which means customers who pre-ordered a new 15-inch MacBook Air, M2 Ultra Mac Studio, or Mac […]

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Uber Eats Rolling Out Support for Tracking Orders on iPhone’s Lock Screen and Dynamic Island

Uber Eats has started rolling out Live Activities support around the world, allowing iPhone users to easily track their order on the Lock Screen and in the Dynamic Island. The feature is available to a small percentage of users in the latest version of the Uber Eats app, and it will be available more widely […]

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Samsung orders employees to stop using generative AI tools like ChatGPT

It was reported earlier that Samsung wants to integrate the powers of generative AI tools such as ChatGPT to boost its chip business. However, things aren’t looking good as Samsung has ordered its staff to stop using generative AI tools such as ChatGPT and Bard out of security concerns. This move comes after some sensitive […]

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Samsung Galaxy A54 orders open in the US, trade-in prices start at $200

Samsung US started accepting pre-orders for the Galaxy A54 this morning and will start shipping the first units out on April 6. The regular price of the phone is $450 (for a 6/128GB unit), but an early bird deal that can reduce the price to as low as $200. This is with a trade-in of […]

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Samsung opens Galaxy A54 & A34 orders in India, launch scheduled for March 28

Samsung Galaxy A54 and Galaxy A34 made their debut in India today, one day after the global announcement. The midrangers are already up for pre-order with 8GB RAM, and the official sales kick off on March 28. Both variants have two price points, depending on the storage selection, and the good thing is the phones […]

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Apple’s Rumored 5G Modem for iPhones Has Suppliers Competing for Orders

Apple’s rumored 5G modem project has multiple suppliers interested in assisting with final assembly of the chip, according to a new report. While the custom-designed modem will likely be manufactured by Apple’s chipmaking partner TSMC, the final packaging stage may be handled by other suppliers. Taiwanese supply chain publication DigiTimes today reported that ASE Technology […]

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Apple’s Huge 3nm Chip Orders for iPhone 15 Pro and M3 Macs Helping to Maintain TSMC’s Fab Utilization Rates

Apple supplier TSMC is making strides to improve its production capacity for chips based on its cutting-edge 3-nanometer process technology, according to industry sources, which is expected to debut in this year’s iPhone 15 Pro and upcoming MacBook models. DigiTimes reports that TSMC’s 5nm fabrication capacity began to loosen in November 2022 as a result […]

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Apple skips BOE, offers iPad OLED orders to Samsung and LG

Samsung has always been Apple’s number one OLED panel supplier. Its OLED panels are used in Apple Watches and iPhones. Now, Apple is planning to launch an OLED-equipped iPad sometime next year, and the company has reportedly awarded the contract to make OLED panels to South Korean display giants Samsung Display and LG Display. According […]

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Apple Orders OLED Panels for 2024 iPad Models From Samsung and LG Display

Apple has reportedly ordered OLED panels from LG Display and Samsung for its next generation of iPad Pro models, which are widely expected to arrive next year. Business Korea reports that Apple placed orders for the development of 10.9-inch and 12.9-inch OLED panels from the two display companies, while rival Chinese display maker BOE lost […]

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