To compete in the global Smartphone market, Samsung sells its latest Android Smartphone products, the Galaxy S4, at a considerable price premium.
With such a high price, what is the actual cost of production necessary to create a Samsung Galaxy S4? This question was answered by the institute tried to market analyst IHS iSuppli. To answer these questions, IHS iSuppli dismantle the gadget to find out how much it cost.
Once finished unpacking component per component Samsung Galaxy S4 32GB, IHS iSuppli concluded that the production cost of the Smartphone ranges from 237 U.S. dollars.
This means that Samsung took the gross margin of 402 dollars or about 62 percent, assuming the price of the Galaxy S4 32GB in the U.S., which is 639 U.S. dollars.
Quoted by AllThingsD, Friday (10/05/2013), most manufacturers rely on other companies to get a Smartphone device component. However, Samsung is known for being able to produce its own components Smartphone.