A new report reveals that initial production of Apple’s much rumored iPhone Lite might have already begun at one of Pegatron’s facilities in China. Pegatron has mass produced iPhones for Apple in the past as well.
One of Apple’s manufacturers has landed the gadget maker in a new scandal involving worker’s rights and wages. But how much do Pegatron’s workers make in comparison to others in China?
China Labor Watch levies serious allegations at Apple supplier Pegatron, while Apple stands by its supplier oversight policy.
Pegatron will commence shipments of the budget iPhone with plastic chassis and the next-generation retina iPad Mini in August.
According to a report by The Wall Street Journal, Apple may be giving the task of producing its upcoming low-cost iPhone to Taiwanese company Pegatron. This, of course, breaks the long standing monopoly that the Taiwan based company Foxconn had on manufacturing iPhone devices. According to the Journal, this move will give Apple a chance