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Nexus One Parts Cost $174.15

Discussion in 'Android Lounge' started by phandroid, Jan 10, 2010.

  1. phandroid

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    iSuppli has published the BOM (Bill Of Materials) for the Nexus One which essentially lists all the hardware components that go into building the Nexus One. The grand total is $174.15 in supplies but keep in mind this does NOT include assembly, manufacturing costs, inventory costs, transportation of parts, etc… Here is the full list: Interesting [...]

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  2. QrafTee

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    This definitely caught my attention:
     
  3. lekky

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    I'd like to see the cost to make those particular components.
     
  4. Mandrew

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    If a snapdragon was that cheap, why isn't it in more phones?
    Also, can't you buy a 4GB SD card for less than that retail?

    ...not bashing the validity of the report--these are honest questions.
     
  5. popartist

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    Are those prices what it would cost Joe Schmoe to buy single units of or is that the actual per unit cost HTC/Google paid? Because I would imagine the cost would come down quite a bit for a company ordering a million parts of something...
     
  6. darreno1

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    Exactly, that's most likely the cost per unit assuming a very large order is placed.
     
  7. QrafTee

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    $30 for a 1Ghz Snapdragon? Hell, if buying more is going to result in much better returns the next-gen iPhone is sure to have a 1+ Ghz Snapdragon/OMAP processor in mid-2010 and each processor would be like $25 a pop! (assuming the discount can only go down so much before the manufacturer starts reaching the 0-profit margin)
     

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