quote: I don't like estimates. How about get the tablet, tear it apart, see what's inside, and accurately give us a price, because this sounds highly inaccurate. The screen is only 7", not 10". It's only 8GB NAND flash, which is dirt cheap nowadays. The dual core processor will be the brunt of it, but I honestly believe that Amazon is turning a profit (albeit, a tiny one) on the Fire since it has no cameras or IO to worry about.
quote: And Amazon designed the OS themselves for one main reason: to avoid the patent trolls from Apple and Microsoft.
quote: Did you even read the article? I used the 7-inch Galaxy Tab to price the approximate cost of the LCD screen.