The resource specialists Techinsights dismantled flagship smartphone Xiaomi Mi 10 and showed what it consists of, and found out what it cost, given the prices of components.
As it turned out, wrapping Xiaomi, unlike Apple, a lot less, but the company still makes these devices. So, the cost of Xiaomi Mi 10 in a version with 12 GB of RAM and 256 GB of internal memory is around 440 USD. In retail this unit sells for $ 670. As said the head Xiaomi Lei Jun (Lei Jun) the price of any smartphone of the company includes the purchase of components, taxes, processing costs and production buildings, production losses, the costs of research and development, warranty service, patent fees to Qualcomm and a number of other costs, including operating.
Xiaomi Mi 10 sold in Russia, and now it is cheaper to buy it in our country, not in China, because of the coronavirus ordering can send at once, and in a few weeks. As for the extra charges mentioned Apple, then, for comparison, the cost of the iPhone 11 Pro Max 512 GB flash memory is in the range of $490, while in retail the smartphone is worth $1820. draw your own conclusions.