Apple iPhone 12 launch likely delayed

The unveiling of the Apple iPhone 12 series, expected to be done during the third quarter of the year may be delayed to the fourth quarter.

According to reports, Broadcom’s CEO, Hock Tan, was said to have said that  there’s a “major product cycle delay” at a “large North American mobile phone” customer.

Reports suggest that Tan usually uses that terminology to refer to Apple.

Broadcom is the company that supplies Apple with chips for WiFI and Bluetooth connectivity along with Radio-Frequency (RF) chips that connect the iPhone to cellular networks, had stated that

It is understood that the Covid-19 pandemic has somewhat caused disruptions to the companies supply chain, and hence the likelihood that parts it make getting delayed.

Apple is expected to unveil four new 5G iPhones this year.
Rumours havs it that they will include a 5.4-inch iPhone 12, the 6.1-inch iPhone 12 Plus, the 6.1-inch iPhone 12 Pro, and the 6.7-inch iPhone 12 Pro Max.