Where: Mesa, Ariz., and Austin, Texas
What: Apple will produce laboratory-grown sapphire crystals used in the iPhone 5s fingerprint scanner and lenses for iOS devices. The project is in partnership with GT Advanced Technologies that creates the material.
Apple also said it would partner with Flextronix to assemble Mac Pros in Texas.
How Many Jobs: 700 in Arizona and 1,700 for Mac Pro.