IHS Assesses IPhone 5S Production Costs

wochit technology
September 25, 2013 AT 6:54 AM
Research firm IHS has determined the components that make up a 16-gigabyte iPhone 5S cost a total of $190.70. Manufacturing costs add another $8, bringing the total production cost to $198.70. In comparison, the iPhone 5 cost $197 to make. IHS also dissected a 16-gigabyte iPhone 5C and put its total production cost at $173.45.