Apple's iPhone 13 lineup is as good as ever, with dramatically improved battery life, and exceedingly capable cameras.
Taiwan's export orders grew less than forecast in August on unexpectedly weaker demand for new smartphones, though the government said the demand outlook for the island's tech goods remains good. Taiwan's export orders, a bellwether of global technology demand, jumped 17.6% from a year earlier to $53.5 billion in August, data from the Ministry of Economic Affairs showed on Friday. Huang Yu-ling, head of the ministry's statistics department, told reporters that orders for new smartphones were weaker than expected, and fewer people working from home as pandemic lockdown rules eased also affected orders, meaning they needed to buy fewer tablets and laptops.
iPhone 13 系列新機今 (24) 日登台，5G 資費已上路逾一年，帶動電信商 ARPU(使用者平均收入) 止跌回升，五家電信高層同聲，新機除了有望推升年底前 5G 用戶滲透率達 20% 外，資費短期應不會有太大調整。