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    • MSE Callum
    • By MSE Callum 12th Sep 17, 9:00 PM
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    MSE News: Apple launches iPhone 8, 8 Plus and X
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    • 12th Sep 17, 9:00 PM
    MSE News: Apple launches iPhone 8, 8 Plus and X 12th Sep 17 at 9:00 PM
    Tech giant Apple has unveiled its new flagship smartphone the iPhone X, alongside two new lower-end models, the iPhone 8 and iPhone 8 Plus. The price of its existing models has also been cut - here's the key info...
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    • john22
    • By john22 14th Sep 17, 7:08 PM
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    The X should be the price of the 8 then it would sell like hot cakes.
    To me Samsung S8 is as good as the iPhone X but more reasonable priced.
    Originally posted by ididntgetwhereiamtoday
    Yes because Apple doesn't sell a lot of phones and they have just been scraping by these last 10 years
    • john22
    • By john22 14th Sep 17, 7:25 PM
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    I bet the phone doesnt cost more than £200-£300 to make in total, thats why its such a monumental waste of money.
    Originally posted by Gambler101
    Your words would carry more weight if you actually designed, manufactured and sold these devices at scale but alas you don't so I will default to the people actually in the industry creating, iterating and innovating on these phones personal computers.
    • tonycottee
    • By tonycottee 14th Sep 17, 10:41 PM
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    I bet the phone doesnt cost more than £200-£300 to make in total, thats why its such a monumental waste of money.
    Originally posted by Gambler101
    Just think, some houses cost £10,000s to make and people are paying far more than that for them. What a waste! And apparently, chocolate companies aren't selling their products for cost price either. Oh the humanity.
    • Colin_Maybe
    • By Colin_Maybe 15th Sep 17, 8:18 AM
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    Just think, some houses cost £10,000s to make and people are paying far more than that for them. What a waste! And apparently, chocolate companies aren't selling their products for cost price either. Oh the humanity.
    Originally posted by tonycottee
    Cost price & Apple products, not two phrases that sit well together really.
    • jon81uk
    • By jon81uk 15th Sep 17, 12:30 PM
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    £900 for the logo and £100 for a mobile phone.
    Originally posted by oldagetraveller
    So this is £769 for a logo and £100 for a phone as well?
    http://www.samsung.com/uk/smartphones/galaxy-note8/
    • oldagetraveller
    • By oldagetraveller 15th Sep 17, 3:32 PM
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    So this is £769 for a logo and £100 for a phone as well?
    http://www.samsung.com/uk/smartphones/galaxy-note8/
    Originally posted by jon81uk
    Probably, yes.
    Possibly not assembled by 12 year olds in China though!
    Did you hear about the politician who had a backside transplant? It rejected him.
    • john22
    • By john22 15th Sep 17, 4:06 PM
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    Probably, yes.
    Possibly not assembled by 12 year olds in China though!
    Originally posted by oldagetraveller
    So ignorant
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