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Submission + - Google Nexus 7 Parts Cost $18 More Than Kindle Fire (

judgecorp writes: "The parts for a Google Nexus 7 tablet cost only $18 more than the materials for an Amazon Kindle Fire, according to a teardown by IHS. This means while Amazon initially took a loss on each tablet sold, Google will break even on its 8Gb tablet, and make a small profit on the 16Gb model."
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Google Nexus 7 Parts Cost $18 More Than Kindle Fire

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