Dissection of Moto Q Reveals Ultra-Low Production Expenses

July 2006
Electronic News;7/24/2006, Vol. 52 Issue 30, p75
Trade Publication
The article reports on the low production expenses of Motorola Q, according to research released by iSuppli Corp. A dissection of the handset by iSuppli suggests the Motorola Q boasts a materials and manufacturing cost of just $158. iSuppli said that the smartphone's low pricing and cheap design will be a key for Motorola as it competes for market share against established rivals. Motorola predicts that Q shipments in 2006 will amount to more than 5 million units.


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