Rumours about various manufacturers have been flying around lately, the newest rumour being Foxconns’ imminent cessation of making branded motherboards.  DigiTimes has spotted several things that peaked their curiosity, and seem to think that while Foxconn may continue to make motherboards or at least components, but they would not be sold under the Foxconn brand.  Of course, Foxconn says that they had never heard of any of this.

“The sources commented that Foxconn recently told its sales department to stop taking orders for some motherboard models, and to stop gathering order volume forecasts for all new models, implying that the company is clearing out its inventory. The sources also added that Foxconn is making the adjustments with a very low profile and will not make an announcement since that could impact its inventory clearing.”

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