Due to novel coronavirus pneumonia related delays in production,

, coupled with the recent shortage of spare parts, the shortage of apple iPhone 12 is due to a shortage of holiday season. In response, Apple has ordered more than 20 million older iPhones. According to people familiar with the matter, Apple has asked suppliers to produce more than 20 million old iPhones between October and the end of the year. The company expects to ship more than a quarter of its new iPhones this year. < / P > < p > of the 20 million phones, most are iPhone 11 and iPhone se, according to unidentified senior sources. It is said that nearly 10 million orders were received for each phone, but no specific number was given for the iPhone XR. Apple said it would help meet holiday shopping demand and boost sales in early 2021. < / P > < p > people familiar with the matter said: “the orders for the old models are really better than expected.” Another person familiar with the situation said: “the demand for iPhone 11 is surprisingly strong, and the trend continues. But this is not the case with iPhone 11 pro and iPhone 11 Pro max. ” < / P > < p > Apple’s official website shows that in the U.S. market, if you order the 128GB version of iPhone 12 Pro online, the waiting time for delivery is 20 days. In China, the waiting time for the same model is two to three weeks. The report shows that the number of app store purchases soared in the first half of this year due to the impact of covid-19