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Old 07-06-2009, 11:48 AM   #1 (permalink)
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Default Costs vs. Prices of popular hardware

Here's an interesting article on the costs to manufacture hardware versus the prices these items go for. Surprisingly there are a few that take a hefty loss in hopes of recouping the costs on supporting accessories.

consumer-electronics-teardowns.html: Personal Finance News from Yahoo! Finance
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Wow. Phones don't really make that much profit upfront. Surprising to me.
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Yea, I was also pretty surprised by that. You'd think the iPhone would be making a lot more than that.
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