As everyone is looking forward to the upcoming release of iPhone X, iPhone 8 series sales bleak is an indisputable fact. However, as a revolutionary product, iPhone X initial production capacity is limited, will not meet the market demand for brisk purchase.
According to Economic Daily in China reported that Foxconn is the only manufacturer of iPhone X products, in November 3rd when the first batch of iPhone X listing, only 200-300 new machines can be provided.
The report also quoted KGI securities analyst Guo Mingchi said, Foxconn in the fourth quarter of this year is expected to ship 2500-3000 million iPhone X, before than expected 3000-3500 million decrease. However, Guo also said that due to the improvement of good product rate, iPhone X production capacity will increase by 50% in the first quarter of 2018.
It is reported that the problem of producing the most difficult 3D sensor module of iPhone X has been solved, and the two suppliers of LG Innotek and SHARP will increase their supply in November and December respectively. SHARP managed to upgrade the 3D sensor module's quality through technical support from Foxconn's touch screen module, GIS.