The cost of a number of new iPad tablet LTE version and 32 GB of memory is $375,1, experts estimated from analyst firm IHS iSuppli. Of materials and components accounted for $364.35, while the remaining $10.75 goes to production.
The model with 64 GB of cost Apple $397,95, without considering the cost of production. The most expensive model – with LTE and 64 GB worth $408.7 and cheapest – with 16 GB, no LTE is estimated at $316. These prices do not include the cost of production, marketing, licensing fees and more.
The new iPad is more expensive for Apple than its predecessor – iPad 2. For example, the version with LTE and 32 GB costs by 9% compared to 3G iPad 2 versions of the same amount of memory. The biggest impact on the cost have Retina display, LTE chip and larger battery.
The display made ??by Samsung, has a resolution of 2048 ? 1536 points and $ 87 worth of Apple, for $57 on the screen of the iPad 2.
The cheapest of the new iPad is currently selling for $ 500 with a capacity of 16 GB of memory and support for Wi-Fi. The version of the LTE module costs $ 630.