Apple Watch supplier allegedly experiencing Taptic trouble
The Taptic Engine is what Apple uses to power the the tap-like haptics in the Apple Watch and MacBook.
According to a report, one of the two suppliers of the part for Apple Watch is facing quality control issues resulting in manufacturing defects — Taptic Engines that rapidly stop producing haptic feedback. Time was I'd link to reports like these from major business publications without a second thought, but after years of erroneous device delay rumors, misleading Apple Pay headlines, and other questionable coverage from what should be trusted papers of record, I've learned to take some time and look into things first.
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