Merdeka.com – The business of Apple in China get hit hard by the corona virus, especially in the month of February.
On the basis of the report of the government of China, quoted by Reuters, pengkapalan iPhone in China in the month of February only 494.000 unit.
This number is delivered to below are considerably from the 1.27 million in February 2019.
The suffering by the effects of the corona-actually, not just Apple alone. Because the Chinese government has shown the existence of a decline in the smartphone market.
In fact, this decrease in percentage of the number of 54.7 percent reported 14 million euros in the previous year to only 6,34 million this year.
For Android only, pengkapalan below darui 12,72 million units to just 5.85 million units.
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Lack of risk of delay of the market introduction of the New iPhone
Apple itself experienced a variety of restrictions in regard to the virus corona. Based on a report from Bloomberg, spoke with one of the employees of the Apple Store, the share of the iPhone will be thinner over the next few weeks.
It can also affect the supply of iPhone, including iPhone 11, in particular, is also one of the best-selling smartphone in the world. Not only iPhone, iPad Pro stock is also depleting and there is no supply of the device has also been exhausted.
In addition, the report of Phone Arena reported, citing Jon Prosser from front page Tech, Apple is planning to shaken seemed to be in the year 2020 because of the corona.
Such a plan is to announce Apple, some of the products in this March. However, it was reported that the event has been successfully cancelled. This event was previously going to held on 31 March with the VP of Marketing, namely Phil Schiller, the event lead.
But Apple can not confirm, because, in fact, this event they had announced never.
In the event that Apple has planned the introduction of the iPhone 9 and iPad Pro 2020. But it also had to be postponed due to a major problem in the production.
Let alone in production processes for the supply chain is strongly inhibited because of the corona, still the demand for buying a smartphone in the world ever recorded sluggish.
In China, the market, Apple is the second largest after the USA, now the sales are down 60 percent.
In addition, the cover lot of the official store of Apple is certainly selling hinder figures for the iPhone 9 and iPad Pro a new, if still introduced and released.
According to the report, both gadgets will likely only be unveiled at the WWDC 2020.
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