The iPhone 14 Pro Max costs 1099 in the United States. How much does Apple pay for the parts it carries?
Apple is one of the most expensive phone brands in the world. Its annual teams break records in the market and it is that, in addition to competent teams, the company has forged a faithful number of followers willing to spend more for the status provided by its models.
But have you ever wondered how much it costs the company to make its flagship phones? An analysis by Counterpoint Research has revealed how much it costs Apple to make the iPhone 14 Pro Max , its top of the line in its latest series released.
How much does Apple cost parts for its iPhone 14 Pro Max?
According to this information, the cost of manufacturing the iPhone 14 Pro Max increased by 3.4% compared to the top-of-the-line iPhone 13, mainly due to the new always-on display features and the 48MP panoramic camera.
However, the report also notes that component prices have decreased by 13%, mainly due to the growing popularity of 5G: vendors are building more 5G-compatible components, lowering the cost of purchasing them.
Counterpoint notes that each A16 Bionic chip costs $11 more than the A15 Bionics. In total, Apple ‘s cost to build each 128GB iPhone 14 Pro Max with support for high-band 5G and mid-to-low-band 6GHz 5G is $474.
That $474 needs to add factors such as product assembly, packaging, and shipping, as well as research and development, sales, and marketing.
How much does the iPhone 14 Pro Max cost ? At the US level the price starts at $1099. In Peru, prices can exceed $6,000.
It has been widely rumored that this 2024 we will have an even more expensive team: an Ultra model . It will be a matter of waiting if it becomes a reality and knowing how much it will cost.