According to Japanese Nikkei News, Fomalhaut Techno Solutions has figured out the real cost of the new iPhone 12.
What is known
So, according to the source, the most expensivethe smartphone's component is an OLED display. It costs about $ 70. The proprietary A14 Bionic processor costs the company $ 40, SK Hynix RAM - $ 12.8, and Samsung Electronics' built-in storage - $ 19.2. Apple pays Sony $ 8 for the camera sensor. In general, the cost of the device is $ 373. For comparison, in the US, the iPhone 12 is sold with a price tag of $ 799 (excluding taxes).
If we take these figures as a basis, it turns outthat Apple makes about $ 427 per device, but in fact, the figure is much lower. Do not forget that the company is still spending money on the development of some components of the device, as well as on advertising, logistics, etc.
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