The guys from TechInSights dismantled into small parts new flagship of Samsung Note 3, and calculated how much the company is spending on the production of a smartphone. And spends Samsung 232,5 $ per unit. Taking into account only the cost of the components, operation and logistics are not taken into account. It is easy to calculate that about half of the cost of the device goes into the pocket of the company.
Expectedly, the most expensive parts of the phone are the display ($ 61) and the Snapdragon processor 800 ($ 49.50). Version of the device with a processor Exynos 5 Octa, is likely to be a bit cheaper, as this detail Samsung produces itself.
Official sales of Note 3 started with a price tag of $ 699.00 per unit.
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