“Though it is only one of four colors available, the new rose gold iPhone 6s is said to be the most popular option for preorders, according to analyst Ming-Chi Kuo of KGI Securities,” Neil Hughes reports for AppleInsider.
“According to supply chain sources who spoke with Kuo, the rose gold iPhone 6s series is accounting for between 30 and 40 percent of preorders,” Hughes reports. “The details were revealed in a note to investors issued Thursday, a copy of which was obtained by AppleInsider.”
“The main beneficiary of the popularity of the rose gold iPhone 6s will be Foxconn Precision, Kuo said,” Hughes reports. “That’s because Foxconn is the only casing supplier who is capable of volume production of that version, he said.”
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MacDailyNews Take: Makes sense as the rose gold is the only one that is a new color and therefore screams “latest iPhone” which would certainly be appealing to some measure of early adopters.