Sources: Samsung [PDF], Bloomberg
quote: Its not that Samsung's margins are low , Its that apples are amazingly high.
quote: Samsung's margins on Galaxy smartphones are reportedly quite high. The components aren't cheap, but the plsaticky body uses cheap materials and is easy to make, which combined with the high costs yields a large margin.
quote: You're saying Samsung's plastic is "cheap", but other peoples plastic isn't. That makes no sense lol. It's the same stuff!
quote: Just because something is lightweight and made of plastic, doesn't mean it's "cheap"
quote: If you want an example of an entirely fanboy-based response, look no further than my entire posting history
quote: Gotta love his logic. Samsung who has made components for Apple since like day one, makes cheap "less specified" stuff.
quote: If Samsungs components are "less specialized " why does Apple use so many of them? and what is "more Specialized" about Apples components?