Recently, Apple has moved the production of some AirPods products to Vietnam and sees this as an important step to reduce dependence on China. According to The Verge US newspaper, AirPods Pro assembled in Vietnam appeared on Twitter and many technology forums.
Apple announced that it will begin testing production of AirPods in Vietnam nearly a year ago. And earlier this month, Nikkei reported that mass production of AirPods in Vietnam began in March.
“Mass production of AirPods in Vietnam began in early March 2020. Vietnamese officials have even given a special license to a major Apple AirPods assembler to facilitate them bringing engineers to (Vietnam) to ensure the production process goes smoothly in time. social distancing“, a person familiar with the matter said.
At the time, Nikkei said that this production change “did not include” high-end AirPods Pro, but now it seems that production of AirPods Pro has started in Vietnam when some readers MacRumors including @alixrezax on Twitter and “rhyzome” on the forum MacRumors said it has received AirPods Pro with the words “Assembled in Vietnam” (Assembled in Vietnam) on the charging case.
Vietnam has long been a hot spot for Apple audio accessories, even older models like wired EarPods have been made in the country.
A report earlier this week said that Apple’s “AirPods Studio” headphones will be partially manufactured in Vietnam from the first launch, with shipments expected to begin in June or July.
The production of Apple products in Vietnam can also be extended to iPhones when DigiTimes reported on May 20 that Apple has asked its iPhone manufacturing partners to expand production in India and Vietnam. Male.
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