“Apple’s next-generation iPhone could feature a new LED camera flash module from a different manufacturer,” AppleInsider reports, citing “a person familiar with the company’s supply chain.”
“Apple is said to have ‘greatly reduced’ orders of Philips LED flash components in the last one to two months,” AppleInsider reports. “This person, who has provided accurate information on Apple’s iPhone in the past, said the change ‘may’ be a sign that Philips LED flash will not be used in the upcoming fifth-generation iPhone.”
AppleInsider reports, “Rumors among Apple suppliers have led to claims that the new supplier of LED flash for the so-called ‘iPhone 5’ will be a firm based in Taiwan. However, that bit of information was characterized as ‘highly unconfirmed.'”
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[Thanks to MacDailyNews Reader “Fred Mertz” for the heads up.]