Nikkei Asian Review covers Apple’s supply chain like Fox News covers Robert Mueller.
From Nikkei Asian Review, Jan. 30, 2018:
Note: The iPhone X was the world’s best-selling smartphone that quarter, despite Nikkei’s 50% output cut.
From Nikkei Asian Review, June 8, 2018:
My take: Permit me to quote Daniel Eran Dilger:
Everyone in the industry should know that “channel checks” of Apple suppliers offer largely worthless data. But every January, Japan’s Nikkei newspaper unloads a report suggesting that Apple is scrambling to slash production of its newest iPhone because of disappointing sales. Every year that report has been false, and every year the tech media falls for it.