Apple battery supplier CATL was reported to continue to participate in the subsequent production of the iPhone XR. It is reported that the company has started mass production of the new model battery to be launched on June 9th. The battery packaging task is undertaken by China Maple Technology Co., Ltd.
According to sources at TheElec, the new battery will exceed the iPhone XR, with a battery capacity of 3110 mAh, a 6% increase over the iPhone XR's 2942 mAh. Although the iPhone XS Max follow-up model will have a larger battery capacity, since Apple uses an L-shaped battery for both models of the XS/XS Max, the built-in battery of the XR follow-up model will be used in all iPhone models that use the traditional single battery. The largest capacity.
At present, news about other models of iPhones in 2019 has not yet begun to start mass production. According to reports, CATL has partnered with Apple to develop other battery-related projects. In 2017, CATL signed a confidentiality agreement with Apple to develop batteries for self-driving cars in the Titan project.