Much less than a week after the iPhone 6s and also iPhone 6s Plus were revealed, the abroad supply chain is supposedly already getting ready for manufacturing and also part certification ahead of the iPhone 7.
Taiwan-based China Times reports (using G4Games) that Apple supplier TSMC has actually protected exclusive orders for the A10 chip based on a 16-nanometer production procedure.
The record asserts TSMC will certainly start mass production of the A10 chip in March 2016 in advance of the iPhone 7 launching in the fourth quarter.
iPhone 6s and also iPhone 6s Plus are powered by Apple’s new A9 chip, which is thought to be produced by both TSMC and Samsung, while the iPad Pro includes a much more effective A9X processor.
The record includes that TSMC will proceed making the A8 chip, which is used for the iPhone 6, iPhone 6 Plus, sixth-generation iPod touch and also the brand-new Apple TELEVISION launching in late October.