Apple’s Mac supply chain challenges due to the Chinese Communist Party’s quixotic COVID-19 blockade have finally normalized, according to analysts at JPMorgan, who said delivery times have moderated to a week or so. less in all geographic areas.
Apple customers now have to wait around five days on average for a new Mac, compared to a wait time of around 15 days in June. The wait time is a bit longer in North America, where it takes about eight days to get a new Mac, compared to 18 days in June.
Mac sales were below consensus expectations in the company’s third quarter earnings report and fell 10% year-over-year. CEO Tim Cook attributed the decline to supply constraints, meaning Apple couldn’t produce enough computers to meet demand.
MacDailyNews takes: More good news for Apple and ultimately Apple shareholders!
Help us support MacDailyNews. Click or tap here to support ours independent technology blog. Thank you!
Buy the Apple Store on Amazon.
amzn_assoc_tracking_id = “macdailynews-20”; amzn_assoc_ad_mode = “manual”; amzn_assoc_ad_type = “intelligent”; amzn_assoc_marketplace = “amazon”; amzn_assoc_region = “USA”; amzn_assoc_design = “enhanced_links”; amzn_assoc_asins = “B09G9FPHY6”; amzn_assoc_placement = “ad unit”; amzn_assoc_linkid = “6b0f46487f01651f75f2806763f319f2”;
After Apple’s Mac supply normalized: JPMorgan first appeared on MacDailyNews.