How much does the iPhone 6 cost?
Customers buy a new iPhone 6 Plus for 1249 Australian dollars.
But an independent research company, IHS Technology, estimates that the material and manufacturing costs for Apple to produce an iPhone 6 are AUD 226.21.
The production cost and material cost of the iPhone 6 Plus is 243.74 Australian dollars.
This shows that Apple sells the highest model iPhone 6 Plus 128GB to customers at 500% of the cost.
The price difference between the iPhone 6 and iPhone 6Plus sold by Apple is about A$113.
IHS Technology estimates that Apple’s cost to manufacture the iPhone 6 Plus is only 6 more than the iPhone 17.50.
Currently in Australia, Apple sells new models of iPhone prices at:
The highest price is the iPhone 6 Plus 128GB AUD 1249
The lowest price is the iPhone 6 16GB AU$869
Apple said that they bought 6 million iPhone 6 and iPhone XNUMXPlus in the first three days of sales.
Apple announced that they sold more than XNUMX million units in the first three daysiPhone 6
Both models of iPhone 6 have larger screens than the previous iPhone 5 and 5S.
Apple launched the 5.5-inch iPhone 6 Plus phone to compete with Android phone manufacturers.
At present, Apple's main source of income is the iPhone.
This situation is expected to continue until next year.
Yesterday, Apple did not respond to reporters' questions on the cost of manufacturing iPhone 6.
Generally speaking, Apple will not release data on the cost of manufacturing mobile phones to the public.