The iPhone X is still pending in many
But the supply is not as limited as previously thought. Many
Apple stores currently have pickup the same day available for the
It seems that Apple has discovered the
production process and will make more units than
expected available during the holidays
Apple has greatly increased the number of shares of the iPhone X in its
online and in person stores during the Black Friday weekend,
veteran Apple badyst Gene Munster
wrote on Monday .
The $ 999 iPhone X is still relatively scarce, but there's
they have been "measurable improvements", says Munster,
citing your company's own data that includes 2224 data in the store
points for 149 US Apple stores.
"The increase in the offer was more noticeable when you look at the 3
days after Thanksgiving (November 24-26) we measured a
average availability of 26% compared to 2% in the three days
before Thanksgiving, "wrote Munster.
Munster's observations are aligned with a quick control. In New
York, some stores have unlocked black models of iPhone X with 64 GB
Storage available for same day pickup.
In addition, most iPhone X orders placed today with Apple will continue
send weeks before Christmas, if not immediately. Sites like
iStockNow can show you the
closest Apple stores with iPhone X in stock .
This development suggests that Apple has been able to
increase the number of iPhone X units sending this holiday
trimester. Before, the phone was expected to be short
due to production problems and people who preloaded it more
one hour after it went on sale for the first time, they were told to wait
Your new phones to send in 4-6 weeks.
On Friday, the phone i
X went on sale for the first time in 13 additional countries,
including South Africa, South Korea and Turkey. Now it's for sale
in 70 countries, including the USA UU
& # 39; We're going to get as many of them as possible for customers like
as soon as possible & # 39;
In the weeks before the launch of the iPhone X in September,
several reports suggested important production problems, with a
badyst up close saying that the partners of the Apple factory were
10,000 units per day before launch .
But recent reports have been more optimistic. On a note
distributed to investors on Monday, the KGI Securities badyst
Ming-Chi Kuo wrote that the daily production of iPhone X had "been fine
addressed "and recently increased to between 450,000 and
550,000 per day.
He also wrote that one of the main production bottlenecks, the
delicate and complicated facial recognition front camera
called True Depth, had been mostly resolved, and increased its
Previous shipments of the iPhone X of the fourth quarter estimate between 10% and 20%
previously predicted 25-30 million iPhone X sent this
Apple has not made excuses for iPhone X
shortages, and predicted a fourth record of
about $ 85.5 billion in sales for the holiday quarter.
Apple CEO Tim Cook was asked about the supply of the iPhone X during
The most recent earnings call from the company. Your answer:
"The ramp for the iPhone X is going well, especially considering
that the iPhone X is the most advanced iPhone we have created
and it has a lot of new technology in it. So we are really happy
that we can increase week by week what we are producing
and we are going to get as many of them as possible for the clients
as soon as possible."
For US consumers UU., This means that there is still a lot of time
to order an iPhone X and put it under the Christmas tree.