Components of Samsung Galaxy S9 + were more expensive than Galaxy Note 8
Experts TechInisghts conducted a comparative analysis of the cost of building the flagship smartphone Samsung Galaxy S9 +. As it turned out, Samsung Galaxy S9 + came out somewhat more expensive than last year’s flagship Galaxy Note 8.
Thus, the total cost of Samsung Galaxy S9 + components reaches 379 US dollars, and for Galaxy Note 8 – 369 dollars. At the time of the start of sales, the Samsung Galaxy S9 + is offered at a lower price than the Galaxy Note 8.
If you consider all the current flagships, then the most expensive was the iPhone X for $ 389.5, while the cost of the components of the iPhone 8+ is “only” 324.5 dollars and occupies the bottom of the rating.
As experts note, Samsung has such an advantage as the own production of most components, whereas Apple has to buy everything, including Samsung.