According to studies, the cost of making a 256 GB model of iPhone 13 Pro is not only higher than the previous generation of this phone, but also compared to the Galaxy S21 Plus. It has higher output.
Apple has used 6GB of LPDDR4X RAM for the iPhone 13 Pro, which means that the newer LPDDR5 technology has not been used. Standard and Pro models use the same GPU at first glance, but according to Apple, the GPU of the Pro models has 5 processing cores, but standard models must use 4 graphics cores.
Wide camera models The standard is based on 1.7 micrometer pixels, but the previous generation of these two phones used a sensor with 1.4 micrometer pixels. But for the Pro models, Apple has used a wide-angle camera with a 1.9-micrometer sensor, which is a significant improvement over the previous-generation 1.4-micron pixels.
Overall, the iPhone 13 Pro uses more expensive components than its predecessor. Specifically, the total price of the phone is $ 570, and costs such as software, intellectual property, labor, and transportation are not included in the estimate. Apple is launching the phone for $ 1,099, which is 1.9 times the manufacturing cost. For comparison, parts of the iPhone 12 Pro cost $ 548.
Samsung, on the other hand, spent $ 508 to build the 256GB Galaxy S21 Plus and delivered it for $ 1,049. This means that Samsung will receive more profit for the sale of this phone compared to the iPhone 13 Pro.
However, according to various reports, sales of the Galaxy S21 series phones are lower than Samsung's expectations, but it seems that the iPhone 13 series They have been widely welcomed by users.
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