July 18, 2024
iPod Touch Screen Panel Shortage

iPod Touch Screen Panel Shortage

Posted November 2, 2007 at 10:23am by iClarified
According to a Digitimes report, touch screen panels are running short at present. This may delay shipments of the iPod touch.

Following the launch of the iPod touch in September Apple originally planned to rapidly grow global shipments up to the year-end holidays. However, due to the shortage of touch screen panels, volume shipments have been pushed back to this month, added the sources.

According to Digitimes sources this news may dash the expectations of rebounding NAND flash prices. There sources say that if the NAND flash makers were able to make shipments to Apple as planned, they would not have had to face pressure to sell their products to other vendors. In the long-term it is unlikely prices in the NAND flash market will stabilize.

Read More

iPod Touch Screen Panel Shortage
Add Comment
Would you like to be notified when someone replies or adds a new comment?
Yes (All Threads)
Yes (This Thread Only)
iClarified Icon
Would you like to be notified when we post a new Apple news article or tutorial?
You must login or register to add a comment...
Recent. Read the latest Apple News.
Tutorials. Help is here.
Where to Download macOS Monterey
Where to Download macOS Ventura
AppleTV Firmware Download Locations
Where To Download iPad Firmware Files From
Where To Download iPhone Firmware Files From
Deals. Save on Apple devices and accessories.