“Prudential Equity Group said the availability of chips for Apple Computer could be ‘worse than anticipated’ due to manufacturing delays from IBM. ‘Following a series of recent checks on Apple, we believe that availability of the company’s 1.8 GHz and 2.0 GHz G5 processors may be worse than initially anticipated,’ it said. ‘Apple had previously stated that it expected to have shortages of its 1.8 GHz and 2.0 GHz processors through July, with supply catching up in August. We now believe that IBM may be having difficulty meeting its revised supply commitments.'” Forbes reports.
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MacDailyNews Take: Great. If Apple could ever manage to secure a competent CPU supplier, the sky would be the limit – instead of 2.5GHz. Yeah, yeah, we know – patience, patience… sigh.