The cost of building an iPhone 6s and Samsung S7.
Have you ever wondered how much money the materials that make your iPhone or Samsung device amount to compared to their selling price? The researchers at IHS Technology are back at it again with the tear down part for part pricing list for the iPhone 6, iPhone 6s and the newest released Samsung S7.
Exploded views for Samsung S7.
Exploded view for iPhone 6s Plus
It costs Apple an estimated $236 to make and assemble its new iPhone 6s Plus, roughly one-third the $749 retail price of the smartphone. Apple spent about $52.50 on the touch-sensitive displays that are at the heart of the iPhone 6s and 6s Plus’ 3D Touch feature. The iPhone 6s and 6s Plus’ new A9 processor cost roughly $22.
iPhone 6s Hardware Price Sheet