that’s literally the price of an entire new budget phone. Good job apple, totally not sarcasm
Syfo, 27 Oct 2020LiDar ?The cost of that sensor is less than negligible.
Android.Master, 20 Oct 2020The Bill of MATERIALS (BOM) for iPhone top model isn't more than 500$. For cheaper iPhon... moreThe only difference with the Pro models is a telephoto lens and stainless steel band instead of aluminum. The difference will be 10% in cost at most.
AnonD-804996, 19 Oct 2020My point was about bunch of haters who need to express their hatred towards Apple in every art... moreI made account once in this site but the experience was same as not signed in. Still comments went for moderation when you had some mistype of a word that had some swear word inside it cause of the mistype or what ever reason why some comments go under moderation and not displayed after you post it. So just get to see if someone reply to your comment is only thing you get for being logged in
sa11oum, 20 Oct 2020If you really think the BOQ for an iPhone is 280$, go read something. Quickly.If you think "comes somewhat close" is the same as "equals" you seriously need to check with a doctor.
sa11oum, 20 Oct 2020If you really think the BOQ for an iPhone is 280$, go read something. Quickly.The Bill of MATERIALS (BOM) for iPhone top model isn't more than 500$.
For cheaper iPhone (mini and 6.1" version), the BOM is under 300$.
They have skipped a lot of things in those versions.
Anonymous, 20 Oct 2020Totally inaccurate. It is not regular glass, no smart phone uses regular glass. Apple didn’t i... moreJerryRig has already exposed it to be regular glass. There is no improvements, just a fancy name and marketing to convince iOS users to think it is Sapphire glass.
Anonymous, 19 Oct 2020Because it is regular glass marketed as "Ceramic shield" just like the regular glass... moreTotally inaccurate. It is not regular glass, no smart phone uses regular glass. Apple didn’t invent sapphire glass, it’s an actual thing. And the new ceramic glass was a collaboration between Apple and Corning. These are real products they are not fake or made up. They may not be what they are hyped up to be but they are not regular glass with a different name.
Anonymous, 19 Oct 2020Android has completely tarnished reputation being slow and stuttering mess. It's the r... moreDoes Apple have €70 devices with weaker chipsets? No. They only have phones with high end chipsets, of course they are overall way faster. High end Android devices are as fast as iPhones. Even iPhones can get laggy sometimes (experienced it multiple times)
FakAllPhoneMaker, 20 Oct 2020apple + samsung = scamplesung.Samsung is more scammy with their corning gorilla glass3 plastic back, the scam midrange exynos wich arrive to 300k in antutu after throttling, 60hz midrange super amoled display on a 1000€ phone, the s20 fe has bunch of touch screen problem, due to bad quality control, and last but not least the super heavy and the most bloated ui with bloatware from all companies like google, microsoft and samsung itself... And now one ui has also ads, and there phones cost more than the greedy
Note7 owner, 19 Oct 2020People got to stop abusing their personal belongings. Lol your phone should explode your head cuz its a samsung scam exynos garbage, like the S20 fe wich has touch screen problems that eberyone is complaining about
If iPhone 12 remains to receive a score of 6/10 in iFixIt (highest for current flagship) then it's well compensated.
imparanoic, 20 Oct 2020it will be interesting when jerry rig everything test the screen for hardness and scratch resi... moreIt will be the same as previous generations. The shatter resistance has improved not the scratch resistance. Jerry Rig does not test that.