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Cheaper iPhone might feature a “see-through” chassis

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The follow-up rumours of the recent WSJ reveal “cheaper iPhone” have started appearing.  According to a report in Digitimes, Apple might replace the metal chassis with a plastic one to cut costs in the cheaper iPhone.  In addition, it also states that a US-based electronic manufacturing service (EMS) provider is likely to provide this plastic chassis for the cheaper iPhone. …

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Apple slashes iPhone 5 component orders: WSJ, Nikkei

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News is coming in from multiple sources that Apple has cut its orders for iPhone 5 components by almost half in the anticipation of weaker-than-expected demand in the current quarter. While, these reports from WSJ and Reuters (quotes Nikkei) don’t really give any exact numbers, so it is hard to pinpoint an exact reason for Apple’s actions. According to Wall …

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