Ming-Chi Kuo

Reports of Apple Cutting iPhone 14 Orders Are False: Ming-Chi Kuo

Recent reports of Apple scaling back iPhone 14 orders are incorrect, TF International Securities analyst Ming-Chi Kuo said in a series of tweets on Saturday (via Apple 3.0). DigiTimes, a tech publication Kuo once previously worked for, reported on Friday that Apple had been forced to cut chip orders for the iPhone 14 from TSMC...

Apple Watch Series 3 Rumoured to Be Discontinued in 2022: Kuo

After being on the market for nearly five years, the Apple Watch Series 3 is rumoured to be discontinued later this year. According to a Monday tweet from Apple analyst Ming-Chi Kuo of TF International Securities, the Series 3 will meet its end of life in the fall because it may not meet the requirements of...

Apple’s Upcoming AR Headset to Feature Hand Gesture Tracking: Kuo

Apple's AR/VR headset will reportedly have 3D sensing modules, using technology found in the iPhone to track hand movements and detect objects. [caption id="attachment_365051" align="aligncenter" width="640"] Antonio De Rosa concept render[/caption] That's the claim being made by Ming-Chi Kuo, established analyst and all-round font of informed Apple supply chain rumours. In his latest research note...

Apple Nixes OLED Display for 2022 iPad Air: Kuo

According to renowned analyst Ming-Chi Kuo, Apple has dumped plans for an iPad Air refresh featuring an OLED display, and will stick with LCD technology for its 2022 update to the iPad Air — reports MacRumors. Back in March, it was Kuo who reported that Apple was working on bringing OLED display technology to the...

Production Delay Won’t Hold Up Apple Watch Series 7 Launch, Says Kuo

After reports surfaced of the Apple Watch Series 7 facing mass-production delays late last month, renowned Apple analyst Ming-Chi Kuo has offered a sigh of relief. On Saturday, Kuo confirmed that the "impact on the release schedule and mass shipment schedule is not significant." On Friday, Kuo reported that Apple and its suppliers had "overcome...

Apple to Release AirPods Pro 2 Next Year: Kuo

Apple could be set to release the AirPods Pro 2 wireless earbuds as early as 2022, according to veteran analyst Ming-Chi Kuo. It's been a long wait for new AirPods earbuds, with no announcements since 2019. And while we may yet get an update to the standard AirPods in 2021, it looks like the wait will go...

2022 iPhone to Feature 48MP Camera, 8K Video: Ming-Chi Kuo

Apple may be planning a massive camera upgrade for the iPhone next year. A new report from supply chain analyst Ming-Chi Kuo from TF Securities (via MacRumors) says that Apple plans to make a huge upgrade to the iPhone camera in 2022 and that the iPhone 13 could be the last lineup to feature a "mini"...

iPhone 13 Lineup to Feature Larger Batteries: Kuo

An Apple analyst says this year's iPhone 13 lineup will feature larger batteries. In a recent investor note seen by MacRumors, famed Apple analyst Ming-Chi Kuo of TF Securities has said that the next iPhone models will feature larger batteries. "The new 2H21 ‌iPhone‌ models feature a larger battery capacity than the iPhone 12 series,...

‘Periscopic’ Telephoto Lens May Debut on the iPhone in 2023: Kuo

After previously reporting that Apple will start equipping its iPhones with a 'periscope' telephoto lens by 2022, popular analyst Ming-Chi Kuo now says the technology won't be featured on an iPhone until 2023 — reports MacRumors. A periscopic telephoto lens will significantly boost the iPhone's zoom capabilities, which currently max out at 2.5x optical zoom and...