TSMC (TSM) is receiving follow-up orders from iPhone 5 (AAPL) suppliers thanks to...

|By:, SA News Editor

TSMC (TSM) is receiving follow-up orders from iPhone 5 (AAPL) suppliers thanks to stronger-than-expected demand, Digitimes reports. With many expecting 50M or more iPhone 5 sales by year's end, monthly chip shipments are now expected to total 10M-15M from September to November. Among the iPhone 5 suppliers relying on TSMC: QCOM, BRCM, OVTI, CRUS.