Production problems to limit iPad production to 300,000 units in March?

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Production problems to limit iPad production to 300,000 units in March?
Canadian brokerage firm Canaccord Adams has suggested that production problems at contract manufacturer Foxconn is holding back production of the iPad (and no smarty, it isn't due to a lack of milk and cookies at Foxconn). According to a report from analyst Peter Misek, Apple had hoped to have 1 million Wi-Fi enabled iPads available this month. The Wi-Fi/3G models are not expected until April. The report cites problems that Foxconn is having with the strength of the glass touchscreen, but Apple will not confirm this. If production slows down enough, the launch of the iPad could be delayed to ensure enough stock is ready when it finally does get released.

source: electronista

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6 Comments

1. ILOVEtechnology unregistered

thats going to cost apple a lot of money!

2. herbiederb

Posts: 275; Member since: Jan 28, 2010

The underaged factory kids couldn't move their small hands fast enough.

4. zerglisk

Posts: 544; Member since: Feb 09, 2010

Commonly seen in China's factory to have kids working anyway.

6. rwolf1984

Posts: 536; Member since: Jun 06, 2009

yeah all the glass breaking is costing the kids fingers...so its taking them longer with less digits, lol...

3. JackFace

Posts: 190; Member since: Nov 03, 2009

Production problems... Lower supply... same demand... higher prices. Nice one.

5. Mateo8326

Posts: 472; Member since: Jul 15, 2009

Bingo i'm glad someone pointed that out the title stated it all lol

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